Former two-weight world champion Ricky Burns finally managed to secure a “W” in an eight-round junior welterweight attraction by dropping and then outpointing Alexandre Lepelley in Leeds, England.
Arthur Abraham defended his WBO super middleweight title against Paul Smith by way of unanimous decision in Germany on Saturday, however the lopsided official scorecards — 117-111 (twice) and 119-109 — do not come close to telling the story of the fight.
Paul Smith challenges for his first world title on Saturday when he faces Arthur Abraham for the WBO super middleweight belt in Germany. The popular Liverpool native, a huge underdog, spoke to RingTV.com contributor Tom Gray about his opportunity.
Talented British junior featherweight contender Kid Galahad had everything his own way during an easy unanimous decision win over the unbeaten, but undistinguished, Brazilian southpaw Adeilson Dos Santos on Saturday in Sheffield, England.
Super middleweight contender George Groves got back to winning ways with a unanimous decision over Christopher Rebrasse in London on Saturday, lifting the European championship in the process.
Kid Galahad, who will meet Adeilson Dos Santos on Saturday, seeks to make a statement and up his profile. The unbeaten 122-pound contender believes he’s more talented than fellow UK standouts Carl Frampton and Scott Quigg and wants to prove it in the ring.
British 122-pound star Scott Quigg blasted his way through late replacement Stephane Jamoye, posting a third-round TKO to retain his regular WBA junior featherweight title in Manchester, England, on Saturday.
British lightweight contender Anthony Crolla thought he had a shot at WBA titleholder Richar Abril lined up, but will instead face Mexican gatekeeper Gamaliel Diaz on Saturday in his native Manchester. If he wins, he could face the Terence Crawford-Ray Beltran winner next year.
Unbeaten junior featherweight standout Scott Quigg will face former world title challenger, and late replacement, Stephan Jamoye on Saturday in Manchester. Victory, which is expected, could lead to a big-money bout against newly crowned IBF titleholder Carl Frampton in 2015.
Carl Frampton lived up to much of his promise and popularity by outclassing Kiko Martinez en route to a unanimous decision victory in front of 16,000 hometown fans on Saturday in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Frampton earned the IBF 122-pound title with the rematch win.
A confident Carl Frampton enters his anticipated rematch with IBF 122-pound titleholder Kiko Martinez on Saturday in his native Belfast. Frampton, who won their first bout by ninth-round TKO, believes he deserves to be the odds favorite and is destined to face RING champ Guillermo Rigondeaux and UK rival Scott Quigg.
Scott Quigg was due to defend his regular WBA junior featherweight title against Paulus Ambunda on September 13 but, for the second straight time, his opponent has pulled out at short notice. This time Quigg is without an opponent due to Ambunda suffering a hamstring injury.
RingTV.com caught up with new IBF welterweight titleholder Kell Brook hours after the unbeaten British star arrived back on home soil from the U.S., where he upset Shawn Porter on Saturday. Brook wants showdowns with Floyd Mayweather Jr. and fellow Brit Amir Khan.
Super middleweight contender George Groves spoke with Tom Gray about bouncing back from his crushing loss to Carl Froch, sparring with Gennady Golovkin, his thoughts on the Sakio Bika-Anthony Dirrell fight and his plans to challenge the winner of the WBC title match.
British welterweight contender Kell Brook has waited a long time for his shot at a world title and he will finally get it when he faces IBF beltholder Shawn Porter on Saturday in Carson, Calif. Brook, who is unbeaten as Porter is, has prepared for a grueling battle of attrition.
Former titleholder and Showtime commentator Paulie Malignaggi analyzes the intriguing IBF welterweight title bout between unbeaten standouts Shawn Porter and Kell Brook that takes place on Saturday at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.
Former multi-weight world champion Roy Jones Jr. halted British cruiserweight Courtney Fry in the fifth round of a scheduled 12-round bout in Riga, Latvia, on Saturday.
Former IBF middleweight titleholder Darren Barker analyzes the Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale fight for RingTV.com. Barker, who beat Geale via close split decision last year, says the Australian has many underrated qualities but believes that Golovkin is the best 160 pounder in the sport.