Why not Sergey Kovalev-Andre Ward?

12
Nov

Why not Sergey Kovalev-Andre Ward?

Although in their primes, it seems former RING super middleweight champ Andre Ward is averse to a bout with 175-pound titlist Sergey Kovalev. But why?

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06
Oct

Press release: Fight Game with Jim Lampley returns on Wednesday

HBO’s The Fight Game with Jim Lampley returns to the network with a new edition on Wednesday, Oct. 7 (11:00-11:30 pm. ET/PT).

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14
Nov

Wladimir Klitschko-Kubrat Pulev weigh in for Saturday

Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko weighed 245.82 pounds compared to 246.92 for challenger Kubrat Pulev in advance of Saturday’s fight in Hamburg, Germany.

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17
Sep

Jim Lampley defends scathing criticism of Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Jim Lampley defended the closing commentary he delivered on Tuesday night’s edition of “The Fight Game,” in which he described Floyd Mayweather Jr. as “an often aggressively distasteful human being whose behaviors are a blight on the boxing landscape,” adding that “Mayweather’s retirement can not come a moment too soon.”

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16
Sep

Can Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao unify the networks?

The topic of Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao was broached, yet again, during an edition of HBO’s “The Fight Game,” when host Jim Lampley discussed with Max Kellerman the notion of a “two-network shared pay-per-view” to make the fight a reality.

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16
Sep

Oscar De La Hoya: ‘I’ve talked to Al Haymon about various possibilities’

Golden Boy President Oscar De La Hoya stated that he has “talked to Al Haymon about various possibilities” for matching his boxers against those from Top Rank during an interview on Tuesday night’s episode of HBO’s “The Fight Game with Jim Lampley.”

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16
Sep

Despite criticism, Lampley optimistic for new season of ‘The Fight Game’

HBO’s “The Fight Game” with host Jim Lampley premieres tonight for the fall season at 11:00 p.m. ET/ 8:00 p.m. PT. It will be the first of four shows that will run in consecutive months, as the following show airs on Oct. 28, followed by Nov. 19, and concluding the 2014 season on Dec. 23.

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19
Apr

Road to Marquez-Alvarado airs tonight on HBO

HBO’s 15-minute “Road To the Marquez-Alvarado” airs tonight at 12:45 a.m. ET/PT in advance of the May 17 welterweight clash between four-division titlewinner Juan Manuel Marquez and Mike Alvarado at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif.

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01
Oct

Lampley discusses Chavez-Vera, bad scoring

HBO commentator Jim Lampley says the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.-Bryan Vera fight was a close contest but Vera “controlled the flow of the fight,” adding “98-92 is way off base. It just wasn’t that kind of a fight; 97-93 doesn’t seem right to me either.”

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