Former and would-be opponents (in the case of Jessie Vargas) chime in on this weekend’s welterweight title clash between Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri.
Already calling it a “grudge match,” former WBO welterweight titlist Tim Bradley has it sights set on a third bout against Manny Pacquiao if the former gets past Diego Chaves on Dec. 13.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale spoke with Tim Bradley about his loss to Manny Pacquiao and his Dec. 13 showdown with Diego Chaves at the kick-off press conference for the HBO-televised fight. Massengale also spoke to Mauricio Herrera and Jose Benavides Jr., who fight in the co-featured bout at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas.
On Dec. 13, former junior welterweight title challenger Mauricio Herrera faces young Jose Benavidez Jr. And Herrera insists his experience will determine his victory.
The Dec. 13 Tim Bradley-Diego Chaves fight could headline a HBO-televised tripleheader from the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. Mauricio Herrera-Jose Benavides Jr. and Andy Lee-Matt Korobov are the other two bouts to be added to the show.
Former two-division titlist Tim Bradley will return to the ring against Argentine Diego Chaves on Dec. 13 in a welterweight bout.
Former two-division titlist Devon Alexander is looking to make a statement against Jesus Soto Karass on June 21. Alexander recently shared his thoughts on his upcoming opponent and whom he’d like to challenge in the near-future.
Mike Alvarado says he’s prepared, physically and (more importantly) mentally, for his fight with Mexican legend Juan Manuel Marquez on Saturday at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Alvarado trained in Southern California, away from distractions.
Juan Manuel Marquez isn’t looking past Saturday’s challenge of Mike Alvarado but knows a win can get him another bout against archrival Manny Pacquiao, whom the modern-day Mexican legend says was at his best in victory over Tim Bradley last month.
At this year’s annual Boxing Writers Association of America dinner, WBO welterweight titlist Tim Bradley took a moment to plead for a resolution between the sport’s feuding power players.
Mike Tyson will present the “Muhammad Ali-Joe Frazier” Fight of The Year award to Tim Bradley and Ruslan Provodnikov at Thursday’s Boxing Writers Assoc. of America award dinner at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas for their thrilling bout last March.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. said he plans to impose his size on Marcos Maidana and take away the Argentine slugger’s best attribute — to punch hard — and that counterparts Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley fought like amateurs in their recent clash.