If all goes well, we could see a junior welterweight showdown between Ruslan Provodnikov and Lucas Matthysse in the spring, according to promoter Artie Pelullo.
Should a mega-bout between RING middleweight champion Miguel Cotto and Canelo Alvarez not become a reality, there are other options, according to Cotto’s adviser.
Fans share their thoughts on the prospect of Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao and Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez pay-per-view extravaganzas taking place in 2015, who might become boxing’s next PPV star, Oscar De La Hoya’s role as promoter, and other boxing subjects in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
On a night that featured not one, but two controversial decisions, boxing once again finds itself mired in a fog of doubt. Tim Bradley-Diego Chaves and Mauricio Herrera-Jose Benavidez both ended with scorecards of the dubious variety.
In a wildly entertaining fight that ended with an unwelcome decision, Tim Bradley and Diego Chaves battled to a split draw that capped off one interesting night of judging at The Chelsea inside of the Cosmopolitan.
Should Amir Khan emerge victorious over Devon Alexander on Saturday night, a possible fight with IBF welterweight titlist Kell Brook might be on the horizon.
Welterweight contenders Amir Khan, Devon Alexander and Keith Thurman are all looking to turn in impressive performances on Saturday, a night the 147-pound division will have the attention of the boxing world.
Tim Bradley won’t have a great weight on his shoulders when he steps into the ring to face Diego Chaves on Saturday in Las Vegas.
Bob Arum and Oscar De La Hoya are doing a terrible job of behaving like promoters. Nevertheless, the Tim Bradley-Diego Chaves card in Las Vegas on Saturday promises to be a good one. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Bank accounts will be a little fuller this weekend – some more than others – as the purse amounts for both HBO and Showtime cards have been announced.
Media day featuring the combatants for Tim Bradley-Diego Chaves, Mauricio Herrera-Jose Benavidez and Matt Korobov-Andy Lee. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
In a tale of veteran vs. young contender, junior welterweight Mauricio Herrera, who faces Jose Benavidez Jr. on Saturday, plans on stealing the show – and Benavidez’s zero.
Former two-division titlist Tim Bradley isn’t just in the final stages of preparation for Diego Chaves this weekend; he also offered his opinion on a potential Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao.
Fans share their thoughts on David Lemieux’s U.S. debut, the Montreal middleweight puncher’s chances against Gennady Golovkin, year-end awards, Diego Chaves’ chances against Tim Bradley, the strange Jean Pascal-Roberto Bolonti result, and much more in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!