Zab Judah and Hevinson Herrera, his opponent for his Thursday comeback bout in New York, got into a scuffle behind closed doors prior to their weigh-in.
Zab Judah spoke with RingTV’s Dominic Verdin at Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s recent media day workout, where the former welterweight champ analyzed May 2 mega-matchup, what makes Mayweather special and what makes Pacquiao a threat.
Unbeaten Filipino junior lightweight prospect Harmonito Dela Torre has signed a managerial deal with former two-division champion Zab Judah’s Super Management Group and will relocate to Las Vegas.
Faced with the dubious task of having to meet Jose Luis Castillo in Russia on Friday, former 140-pound titlist Ruslan Provodnikov envisions more lucrative bouts in the future.
Confidence is something Chris Algieri’s team can never be accused of not having in abundance. For instance, Algieri’s trainer, Tim Lane says his charge will dominate Manny Pacquiao.
In preparation for his upcoming bout with Manny Pacquiao this weekend, Chris Algieri employed the services of Zab Judah, a southpaw, as a sparring partner.
Fans from around the world share their thoughts on Canelo Alvarez’s controversial split-decision victory over Erislandy Lara, and give their two cents on how they scored the fight and what might be next for both junior middleweight contenders in this week’s Monday mailbag.
Fighters from Argentina have been responsible for some of the most dramatic knockdowns in boxing history, and many believe Marcos Maidana has the potential to join that list against Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Trainer Virgil Hunter believes Amir Khan “can shock the world” and defeat Floyd Mayweather Jr. if his fighter gets a shot at the reigning welterweight and junior middleweight champ on May 3.
Amir Khan said he has signed his part of the contract to face Floyd Mayweather Jr. on May 3, but added that would also welcome a clash with friend and former stablemate Manny Pacquiao.
Richard Schaefer on being chosen Promoter of The Year by Sports Illustrated: “In the end, this is all about the fans of our great sport and I will continue to deliver the best fights and fighters to them in 2014 and beyond.”
WBA light heavyweight titleholder Beibut Shumenov scored knockdowns in the first, second and third rounds of Saturday’s third-round knockout victory over Tamas Kovacs
Both Adrien Broner and Keith Thurman weighed in well under the welterweight division limit for thier fights against Marcos Maidana and Jesus Soto Karass. Broner weighed 144.4 pounds; Thurman weighed 145.8. Maidana and Soto Karass both weighed 146.2.
Most of the fighters involved in the Adrien Broner-Marcos Maidana, Leo Santa Cruz-Cesar Seda, Keith Thurman-Jesus Soto Karass and Beibut Shumenov-Tamas Kovacs matchups promised fireworks on Saturday at The Alamodome in San Antonio.
Adrien Broner’s trainer Mike Stafford said the undefeated WBA welterweight beltholder is going to “make Marcos to Maidana look so bad, that he’s going to look like an amateur” during their showdown in San Antonio on Saturday.