With Bernard Hopkins-Sergey Kovalev now just days away, the light heavyweight stars gave the press a last look at their preparations. Photos by Rich Kane – Hoganphotos/Golden Boy Promotions.
IBF welterweight titleholder Shawn Porter, challenger Kell Brook and lightweight contender Jorge Linares tuned up in front of the cameras in preparation for the Aug. 16 card in Carson, Calif. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Brandon Rios is all smiles now that Saturday’s bout against Diego Chaves is going ahead as planned. He worked out for the cameras on Wednesday along with Jessie Vargas, Anton Novikov, Jose Ramirez and Shane Mosley Jr. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
A trio of Top Rank fighters preparing for Saturday’s card in Macau: junior featherweight champ Guillermo Rigondeaux, Chinese phenom Zou Shiming and rising contender Gilberto Ramirez. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Three days out from the big show in Las Vegas, Canelo Alvarez, Erislandy Lara and the rest of the Showtime Pay-Per-View card at the MGM Grand met fans and shook it out for the cameras. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Defending WBO lightweight titleholder Terence Crawford and challenger Yuriorkis Gamboa prepare to face each other on June 28 along with middleweights Matt Korobov and Jose Uzcategui. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Throngs of Londoners turned out to see Carl Froch and George Groves work out just four days ahead of their rematch at Wembley Stadium, which could draw as many as 70,000 fans.
RingTV spoke to welterweight contender Keith Thurman and veteran Julio Diaz about their April 26 Showtime-televised main event at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Thurman respects Diaz but says “expect a knockout.” RingTV also spoke to Lucas Matthysse about his co-feature bout vs. John Molina, who says fans can expect an “explosive fight.”
Alan Massengale spoke to Tim Bradley and RING magazine’s trainer of the year Joel Diaz about Bradley’s April 12 rematch with Manny Pacquiao. Diaz says Bradley will concentrate on more effective punching this time.