In the wake of their controversial draw, WBA lightweight titlist Darleys Perez and Anthony Crolla will meet in a rematch.
British lightweight Anthony Crolla, whose future was doubtful after an attack by burglers last year, will try for a world title this Saturday in his hometown.
Nicholas Walters lost his featherweight belt on the scales but he remained unbeaten by scoring a unanimous decision over Miguel Marriaga on Saturday in New York City. However, the overweight “Axe Man” failed to chop down his amateur rival the way he had so many previous opponents and didn’t entertain the fans inside Madison Square Garden’s Theater.
This Saturday, NBC kicks off its “Premier Boxing Champions” series with a welterweight bout between Keith Thurman and Robert Guerrero. Anson Wainwright recently caught up with “The Ghost” to get his thoughts on the fight.
Angel Garcia spoke with RingTV’s Bill Emes immediately following his son Danny’s devastating KO against Rod Salka. Garcia spoke about the victory, his son’s move to 147 pounds, possible fight with Lamont Peterson, and his disgust with the WBC and WBA for ruling to strip his son had he lost the non-title bout vs. Salka.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get an update on the sanctioning body summit in Cancun, Mexico and much more.
Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer informs RingTV.com that Amir Khan vs. Luis Collazo will officially support Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s welterweight championship defense against Marcos Maidana on May 3.