The Charlo brothers — Jermall and Jermell — have become the first twins to hold world titles in the same division simultaneously. And they might just be getting started.
The rematch between Erislandy Lara and Vanes Martirosyan echoed the first fight in many ways, but this time it went the distance and a winner was crowned.
Erislandy Lara is one of those guys people dismiss even while admitting he’s one of the best. On Saturday he’ll be looking to insert himself into the biggest debate in boxing.
Vanes Martirosyan prepared for his May 21 rematch with Erislandy Lara at SNAC Gym in San Carlos, California, where Gabriel Montoya interviewed the young veteran.
The three title fights consist of Erislandy Lara vs. Vanes Martirosyan; Jermall Charlo vs. Austin Trout; and Jermell Charlo facing John Jackson on Showtime.
Showtime is close to finalizing a deal for Jermall Charlo to face Austin Trout and Erislandy Lara taking on Vanes Martirosyan May 21 in Houston.
Ronnie Shields has his hands full as he trains both Jermall Charlo and Erislandy Lara, who may face Vanes Martirosyan again in Jr. middle title fights.
Vanes Martirosyan used a pair of knockdowns to score a 10-round majority decision over Ishe Smith on the Mayweather-Berto undercard on Saturday.
Weigh-in pics from the MGM Grand ahead of tomorrow’s show headlined by Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Andre Berto.
Once-beaten American phenom Gary Russell Jr. broke into THE RING’s featherweight rankings in dynamic fashion, dropping respected veteran Jhonny Gonzalez three times en route to a four-round stoppage to earn the WBC belt in his second title shot this past Saturday.
Ringside action photos of Gary Russell Jr.’s title-winning stoppage of Jhonny Gonzalez and Jermell Charlo’s unanimous decision win over Vanes Martirosyan.
Undefeated junior middleweight contender Jermell Charlo won a close unanimous decision over Vanes Martirosyan in the 10-round co-feature to the Jhonny Gonzalez-Gary Russell Jr. featherweight title bout on Saturday in Las Vegas. Charlo out-pointed the former title challenger by scores of 97-93, 96-94, 96-94.
Shots from the scales before WBC featherweight titleholder Jhonny Gonzalez’s defense against Gary Russell Jr., plus some face-fighting between Jermell Charlo and Vanes Martirosyan.
While junior middleweights Vanes Martirosyan and Jermell Charlo clash on Saturday, WBO titlist Demetrius Andrade is on the sidelines, seemingly watching everyone else gets their shot in the spotlight. Vladimir Lik recently sat down with “Boo Boo” to get his take on his career.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale previews Saturday’s Gonzalez-Russell/Martirosyan-Charlo Showtime doubleheader with media workout interviews with Martirosyan – who says Jermell Charlo is a good but basic boxer – and WBC featherweight titleholder Gonzalez, who says he’s ignoring the odds favoring Gary Russell Jr.
Craig Goossen has taken the helm of Goossen Promotions in the wake of his father Dan Goossen’s untimely passing. The small family company continues its tradition of putting on entertaining shows and developing talent with Thursday’s club card at Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City, California.