Antonio Tarver weighed 221 pounds for his heavyweight bout on Tuesday against Mike Sheppard, who weighed 227.6 pounds for the Golden Boy Live! main event on Fox Sports 1. "This is my re-introduction to the boxing world," said Tarver.
Unbeaten Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz has signed a co-promotional deal with Golden Boy Promotions and Dade Promotions.
Cruiserweight champion Yoan Pablo Hernandez and challenger Alexander Alekseev weighed 198.6 and 198.9, respectively, for Saturday's bout in Germany.
RING super middleweight champion Andre Ward is "a good guy" fighting in a "bad guy era," according to Mike Tyson.
During the Saturday debut of All-Access: Mayweather-Canelo on Showtime, Floyd Mayweather claims that Canelo Alvarez mimics his style. Alvarez, meanwhile, reveals that he was called "freckles" and "cheese head," by other children growing up in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Olympians Dominic Breazeale and Joseph Diaz Jr., as well as unbeaten junior welterweight Antonio Orozco, have been added to Saturday's Abner Mares-Jhonny Gonzalez card.
Manny Pacquiao and arch-rival Juan Manuel Marquez once sang "La Bamba" during a duet on Mexican television during the promotion leading up to their third fight.
Gary Russell, Oscar De La Hoya, Andre Ward, Howard Davis and Antonio Tarver are among the former Olympians who reflected on their professional debuts.
Highly-celebrated 2012 U.S. Olympian Jose Ramirez has signed with Top Rank. The lightweight will make his professional debut on the undercard of the fourth bout between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez on Dec. 8 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Featherweight Roberto Castaneda believes that he can upset unbeaten Gary Russell Jr. similarly to how Josesito Lopez knocked out Victor Ortiz.
Southpaw featherweight Gary Russell Jr. weighed in at 126.8 pounds to 125 for rival Roberto Castaneda for Friday night's Showtime-televised clash.