Top Rank president Todd duBoef was miffed that Yuriorkis Gamboa skipped the second press conference, in L.A. on Tuesday, announcing the April 14 fight with Brandon Rios, but would not call the bout off or speculate on a replacement for Gamboa.
Top Rank President Todd duBoef has offered the winner of Brandon Rios-Yuriorkis Gamboa a “winner take all” fight bonus of $100,000. Gamboa, however, says there will be no fight on April 14 until he is satisfied with the terms.
Richard Schaefer on Bob Arum: “It’s just one bulls–t story after the other…People should just realize that this guy doesn’t want to do the fight.”
Miguel Cotto: “I’m going to take advantage of his eye like he took advantage of the plaster.”
Mike Alvarado snatched victory from the jaws of defeat with Saturday night’s 10th-round stoppage of Breidis Prescott on the Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez undercard.
Bob Arum: ‘Death, no matter what, is obviously not a good thing to go through… We obviously bonded as a family.’
HBO’s promotional package for Manny Pacquiao’s third bout against Juan Manuel Marquez will include coverage during the Major League Baseball season as well as on CNN.