[VIDEO] AMIR KHAN TALKS FLOYD MAYWEATHER ON 106 & PARK: "I WANT MY OPPORTUNITY...I EARNED IT"
"I mean, yeah, you know, it's a fight I've always wanted because Floyd, in my opinion, is one of the best fighters in the world, and I agree with that; and pound-for-pound up there with the best. I want to fight the best, you know, If you ...... continue reading
MIGUEL COTTO TO FACE SERGIO MARTINEZ; CANELO NEVER REALLY AN OPTION?
Sources close to the information have informed us that thee-division world champion Miguel Cotto will indeed face middleweight king Sergio Martinez on June 7 at Madison Square Garden. Contrary to reports stating that Cotto is still deciding between ...... continue reading
HAS THE TAXMAN COMETH FOR MANNY PACQUIAO IN THE UNITED STATES AS WELL?
It appears that Manny Pacquiao's tax issues in the Phillippines may be getting him more attention than he wants. Sources close to the information have informed us that the Internal Revenue Service [IRS] recently placed a levy on bank accounts in ...... continue reading
PACQUIAO VS. RIOS PPV NUMBERS UNDERWHELM WITH ROUGHLY 500,000 BUYS
Although 8-division world champion Manny Pacquiao proved, with his dominant unanimous decision victory over Brandon Rios, that he's still a top fighter, the same can't be said about his drawing power at the box office. According to Hall of ...... continue reading
BEIBUT SHUMENOV: "MY MAIN GOAL IS TO UNIFY ALL THE TITLES...I'D FIGHT BERNARD HOPKINS"
Beibut Shumenov is a former amateur standout in Europe and represented Kazakhstan in the 2004 Olympic Games. The WBA Super Light Heavyweight World Champion, he became the fighter with the fewest professional fights to win a 175-pound world title ...... continue reading
DAVID PRICE VACATES BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH TITLES TO BEGIN QUEST FOR WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE
David Price and his team have decided to vacate both the British and Commonwealth Heavyweight titles in order to fully concentrate on his quest to become heavyweight world champion. ...... continue reading
DERECK CHISORA CALLS OUT DEONTAY WILDER: "YOU ARE GROSSLY OVERHYPED FOR KNOCKING OVER NOBODIES"
British heavyweight star Dereck Chisora has sent an open letter challenging undefeated American hope Deontay Wilder to a showdown next year. The Finchley puncher, who holds the European, WBO and WBA International titles, ended the year with a third ...... continue reading
DIEGO DE LA HOYA: "I DON'T WANT ANY EASY FIGHTS...EVERYONE IS GOING TO KNOW THE NEW DE LA HOYA"
"I want to fight all of the tough fighters. I don't want any easy fights. I had a long amateur career and I want that success as an amateur to carry over into the pros. I want that success as a professional too and to do that, I want to fight ...... continue reading
MARCOS MAIDANA SAYS ADRIEN BRONER IS NOT A SLICK BOXER; VOWS TO TEST HIM
"Yeah, maybe you're right, in the past, I had a few problems with slick boxers, but I don't think Broner is such a slick boxer. He's talented, but I'm prepared well. I had great sparring partners. This time, I made adjustments and I ...... continue reading
PAULIE MALINGAGGI: "A WIN OVER ZAB JUDAH IS WHAT I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS"
"I want that Broner vs. Maidana winner, first things first. I have to get through Saturday night...A win over Zab Judah is what I want for Christmas," stated former welterweight champion Paulie Malignaggi, who spoke during an open workout ahead of ...... continue reading
DEVON ALEXANDER: "YOU CAN EXPECT ME TO WIN AND BE EXPLOSIVE"
"You can expect me to win and be explosive. I'm going to be smart and get the win. I know Shawn is hungry. I was in that position and now I'm in this position...After this fight, we can expect bigger and better things. I'll be a major ...... continue reading
SHAWN PORTER: "WE PUSHED HARD TO BEAT THE CHAMP...HE WON'T BE BOOED ON SATURDAY NIGHT"
"We pushed hard to beat the champ...We're going to mix it up. I've seen a few of his [Alexander's] fights. He's going to scrap. He's been booed but he won't be booed on Saturday night," stated top welterweight contender Shawn ...... continue reading
ERISLANDY LARA: "WE ARE GOING TO SEE WHO HAS THE BIGGER HEART AND BIGGER BALLS"
"On Saturday night we are going to see who has the bigger heart and bigger balls," stated top jr. middleweight contender Erislandy Lara, who spoke during an open workout ahead of his upcoming clash this Saturday with former jr. middleweight champion ...... continue reading
SAKIO BIKA: "I FEEL GOOD...I AM ONE OF THE BEST"
"I feel good and I want to show the people at Barclays Center that I am one of the best...I'm looking to maintaining my record and win this fight," stated WBC super middleweight champion Sakio Bika, who spoke during an open workout ahead of his ...... continue reading
ANTHONY DIRRELL: "I'M GOING TO GO IN AND DO WHAT I NEED TO DO TO WIN"
"I just know I'm an athlete; I can do it all. That's my plan, do what I want to do...I'm going to go in and do what I need to do to win," stated undefeated super middleweight contender Anthony Dirrell, who spoke during an open workout ...... continue reading
JO JO DAN: "I AM BACK AT THE TOP LEVEL...I JUST WANT MY SHOT"
Fresh off his thrilling 12-round split decision victory over hometown favorite and previously undefeated Kevin Bizier in Quebec City this past weekend, IBF #2 and WBC #6-rated welterweight contender Jo Jo Dan (32-2, 17KO's) is looking to land a ...... continue reading
ADRIEN BRONER NOT CONCERNED WITH POWER OF MARCOS MAIDANA: "HE GOTTA HIT ME FIRST"
"The guys he knocked out, he was able to hit. He gotta hit me first. He gotta hit me first, and he's never been hit by me. So, you know, we'll all see; we will see what happens December 14," stated undefeated WBA welterweight champion Adrien ...... continue reading
MAIDANA SAYS HE WAS ALREADY OBSESSED WITH BECOMING 147 CHAMPION; ADRIEN BRONER ADDED FUEL TO THAT FIRE
"It's not that I'm upset or anything with Adrien Broner. The fact is the thing that I really, really want in my career is to be the welterweight champion, the WBA welterweight champion, and it happens that Broner won that belt unexpectedly, ...... continue reading
ADRIEN BRONER SAYS NO TRASH TALK FOR MARCOS MAIDANA: "I WILL NOT BE THE VILLAIN...BUT I'M COMING IN FOR THE KILL"
"I took this fight because everybody, a lot of people was saying that I was picking my opponents and I haven't fought no legitimate fighters, but, you know, I was just blessed with the talent. You know, I make good fighters look basic. Now I ...... continue reading
JULIAN "J ROCK" WILLIAMS LOOKS TO STAY UNDEFEATED THIS SATURDAY AGAINST ORLANDO LORA
This Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, undefeated Jr. Middleweight Julian Williams will be back in action when he takes on battle tested veteran Orlando Lora (29-4-2, 19 KO's) in a ten round bout that will be part of a ...... continue reading