Bob Arum has given up trying to make Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Nicholas Walters for June 11 at Madison Square Garden’s Theater on HBO.
Promoter Bob Arum said Los Angeles has risen as the favorite to host Postol-Crawford while he’s still working to firm up Lomachenko-Walters in NYC on June 11.
Scotland’s former two-division titleholder Ricky Burns remains as hungry now as he was during his quest to become a world champion.
The Top Rank CEO is also looking at Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Nicholas Walters, with Felix Verdejo in the co-main, for June 11 at Madison Square Garden.
In the spirit of resuming his siege on the 140-pound division, WBO titlist Terence Crawford might tangle with Ruslan Provodnikov next.
First Bob Arum said he was willing to work with Showtime. Now he says he could work with Al Haymon.
Hank Lundy reaped what he sowed on Saturday; the trash-talker’s night ended in the fifth round against a Terence Crawford who demanded — and got — his foe’s respect.
Terence Crawford and Hank Lundy both weighed-in without incident on Friday unlike the day before when Crawford pushed Lundy.
Juan Manuel Marquez is finally healthy and ready to return this summer. And if all goes well he could soon be facing a young lion in Terence Crawford, according to Bob Arum.
Junior welterweight titlist Terence Crawford believes Manny Pacquiao can elevate his career, while dismissing WBC titlist Viktor Postol as mostly unknown.
Hank Lundy showed little respect for Terence Crawford in a conference call on Tuesday, claiming he has already fought men better than “Bud.”
Terence Crawford was asked about Manny Pacquiao’s statements on same-sex unions. “That’s his opinion, sometimes you need to keep things to yourself,” he said.
British welterweight star Amir Khan has long been clamoring for a showdown with Floyd Mayweather or Manny Pacquiao but appears to be out of luck.