Britsh heavyweight Tyson Fury is desperate for his father to be let out of prison so that he can see the “biggest fight of my life” against David Haye on Sept. 28.
Former WBC middleweight titleholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. “was very upset and angry with myself” after testing positivie for marijuana in the wake of last September’s loss to Sergio Martinez.
Former light heavyweight champ Jean Pascal will face George Blades in a 180-pound bout on the Sept. 28 undercard of the Adonis Stevenson-Tavoris Cloud title fight.
HBO will broadcast a tripleheader on Sept. 28 featuring former and current titleholders in three marquee divisions fighting in three different countries.
In part 2 of this in-depth interview, promoter Eddie Hearn discusses the upcoming heavyweight clash between David Haye and Tyson Fury, Nathan Cleverly’s fall from grace, plus the possibility of matching welterweight Kell Brook against a certain outspoken bloke from Cincinnati, and more.
RingTV.com checked in with David Haye during the former heavyweight titleholder’s camp for his anticipated Sept. 28 showdown with unbeaten contender Tyson Fury, which takes place in Manchester, England. Haye, who is amused by Fury’s brashness, says he will test the giant’s chin on fight night.
Unbeaten heavyweight Deontay Wilder may have to choose between serving as a sparring partner for David Haye or being ringside for a scouting report on the Seth Mitchell-Chris Arreola fight on Sept. 6.
British lightweight contender Anthony Crolla spoke to RingTV.com about his recent victory over Gavin Rees, fighting other top UK lightweights and one day challenging WBO titleholder Ricky Burns. Crolla also gave his thoughts on fellow Manchester man Tyson Fury’s chances vs. David Haye.
Tyson Fury knows he’s the underdog against David Haye, who he faces on Sept. 28, but the giant heavyweight contender is cool and confident going into the biggest match of his career. “The pressure is all on David because, as he said, I’m just a chump and everyone expects him to beat me.”
David Haye and Tyson Fury found themselves at odds inside a couple of minutes at a media conference in central London, England, to announce full details of their forthcoming non-title grudge showdown. The popular British heavyweights are to face each other at the Manchester Arena on Sept. 28.
With a new manager – James Prince – and outlook on boxing, a more-focused Bryant Jennings enters his NBC Sports Net-televised bout with Andrey Fedosov on Friday. The undefeated heavyweight prospect envisions an eventual showdown with Tyson Fury.