A look back at the recent highlights of middleweight champion Sergio Martinez. Martinez vs Murray happens April 27 on HBO.
Angel Garcia plays many roles for his son Danny: father, trainer and, most importantly, best friend. The outspoken dad and his quiet-yet-confident son have been virtually inseparable since the undefeated rising star was born in a Philadelphia hospital with his umbilical cord wrapped around his neck. From that frightening beginning through Angel\'s inspirational triumph over Stage 4 throat cancer, the father-son duo has risen together to lay claim to the Unified Super Lightweight World Championship. Tune in Saturday, April 27, LIVE on SHOWTIME (9 p.m. ET/PT) to see if the Garcias can extend their unbeaten streak in hostile territory against former Two-Division World Champion and Brooklyn native Zab Judah at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Reporting from the Alamodome in San Antonio TX, Al Bernstein recaps a thrilling night of SHOWTIME Championship Boxing. Watch highlights from Omar Figueroa vs Abner Cotto, and Canelo Alvarez vs. Austin Trout.
Naazim Richardson says Steve Cunningham will prove he\'s not a small heavyweight against giant contender Tyson Fury this afternoon on NBC. The respected trainer also gives his thoughts on Guillermo Rigondeaux\'s decision over Nonito Donaire (which he thought was a close fight).
Tyson Fury on April 20 opponent Steve Cunningham: \"If this man gives me a good fight, I swear in Jesus\' name, I\'m going to retire after the fight. If I\'m unhappy with the fight, I\'ll retire on live TV.\" The undefeated heavyweight contender also dismissed MMA, challenged all top athletes and admitted that he used to be in awful shape for his fights.
Yes, the families will have cornered the market when undefeated Five-Division World Champion Floyd Mayweather, backed by his father, Floyd Sr., and his uncle, Roger, faces Six-Time World Champion Robert Guerrero and his father-trainer, Ruben, on May 4. It\'s a Family Affair, all right, and, yes, it is oh so personal. Watch and listen to both supremely confident fighters and their camps in this ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Guerrero Episode 2 Preview.
Abner Mares answered fans\' questions about his May 4 challenge to WBC featherweight titleholder Daniel Ponce de Leon and future fights with Nonito Donaire, Guillermo Rigondeaux, Mikey Garcia and Gary Russell Jr. The two-division beltholder also talked about the meaning of his walk-in skull bandanas.
Guillermo Rigondeaux dismisses media and fans who think his fight with Nontio Donaire was close: \"You saw the difference in my boxing and his boxing, but since I\'m Cuban they don\'t want to recognize the talent. I shut him out. I\'m the best at 122 pounds.\"
Trainer Pedro Diaz spoke with Bill Emes about Guillermo Rigondeaux\'s unanimous decision over Nonito Donaire. \"We weren\'t surprised that Donaire was baffled,\" he said. \"The plan wasto frustrate him and break the distance between them.\"
Bob Arum, the promoter of Guillermo Rigondeaux and Nonito Donaire, was not happy with the manner the Cuban counter puncher outclassed the Filipino star. \"If Rigondeaux stands and fights, the S.O.B. has a lot of power and skill, but running as he does makes (him unwatchable).\"
Promoter Lou DiBella erupts during an interview with boxing writers following the kick-off press conference for the Gennady Golovkin-Matthew Macklin fight. DiBella, who promotes RING middleweight champ Sergio Martinez and Macklin, defends Martinez\'s right to overlook Golovkin while the undefeated beltholder makes his name. (Warning: DiBella uses some colorful language during the interview.)
Undefeated WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin says his fight with Matthew Macklin is a \"great step\" in his career and a \"great fight\" for the fans. HBO will televise the bout live on June 29.