GENNADY GOLOVKIN HEADS TO LAS VEGAS FOR CANELO VS. KHAN: "I'M EXCITED TO ATTEND"
Boxing Superstar and Unified Middleweight World Champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin heads to Las Vegas this weekend to meet his legion of international fans and attend the matchup between Canelo Alvarez and Amir Khan at the T-Mobile Arena on Saturday ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] LENNOX LEWIS REACTS TO FLOYD MAYWEATHER COMEBACK TALK; SAYS 9 FIGURES WOULD'VE DEFINITELY BROUGHT HIM BACK
"He probably will come back, but I don't think he'll get a 9-figure payday...boxing's in his blood...it's difficult for him to take a long time off and then all of a sudden come back," stated former heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis, ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JOHN DAVID JACKSON INSISTS ANDRE WARD IS GETTING KNOCKED OUT BY SERGEY KOVALEV; BREAKS DOWN FIGHT
"Contrary to popular belief, I like Andre Ward...stepping to 175 is a little bit different for him...I'm not selling Andre Ward short by any means...it's going to be a very good fight...can Andre neutralize Sergey's power and his ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] EDDIE HEARN SAYS KELL BROOK VS. JESSIE VARGAS IS CLOSE; INSISTS BROOK WOULD "SMASH" DANNY GARCIA
"We're very close with Vargas...we want that fight in the UK...they'd like the fight in America...we're happy to go to America as long as they pay us the same...Berto's in the mix, Peterson's in the mix, Broner we're still ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] STEPHEN ESPINOZA ON FLOYD MAYWEATHER COMEBACK TALKS: "THERE'S NOTHING IMMINENT...HE'S PRETTY HAPPILY RETIRED"
"Floyd's keeping his plans pretty close to the vest...he's pretty happily retired...in the future, who knows...there's nothing imminent...he's very fulfilled by promoting...I don't see him being all that intrigued by anything ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ZAB JUDAH COMMENTS ON FLOYD MAYWEATHER COMEBACK TALK AND HOW A FIGHT WITH DANNY GARCIA PLAYS OUT
"He has the ability to come back and do it...Danny's a solid fighter...Floyd's too fast for him...he's going to hit him with a lot of shots that Danny's not going to be able to see," stated former world champion Zab Judah, who shared ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS INSISTS CANELO VS. GOLOVKIN WILL HAPPEN ON THEIR TERMS; SAYS CANELO DOESN'T NEED GOLOVKIN
"I think the fight is gonna happen...everybody on both sides have to have a real strong commitment...who carries the stars, who carries the numbers...it should be a catch how much you can weigh after the fact...I want to see the fight...we want to ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CANELO ALVAREZ HAS A MESSAGE FOR DONALD TRUMP: "WE COME HERE TO SUCCEED AND BE VICTORIOUS"
"It offends...not everybody is coming here to rob or steal...of course that hurts...we come here to succeed and be victorious," stated middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez, who shared his thoughts on Donald Trump. Check it out! ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DAVID LEMIEUX DESCRIBES GENNADY GOLOVKIN'S POWER; SAYS HE'S THE HARDEST PUNCHER HE FACED
"Golovkin definitely has power...he's definitely a strong fighter...he's definitely a guy who's very precise, very accurate...that's what makes him so strong...it's precision," stated former world champion David Lemieux, who ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JOHN DAVID JACKSON SAYS FLOYD MAYWEATHER SHOULD FIGHT GOLOVKIN IF HE WANTS A 9-FIGURE PAYDAY
"He had a great career...I'd rather he stick with that...let him fight a legitimate middleweight; someone that's going to give him a hard test...for that kind of money, you gotta fight someone tough...make him really earn this money," stated ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS EXPLAINS HOW AMIR KHAN IS OPENING THE DOOR TO FIX BOXING BY "CROSSING THE STREET"
"By having fights that matter...the fans want to see the best fights...Amir Khan came across the street...where is they legacy when it's all said and done...what happens now is talked about or not talked about in the future...at least Amir Khan ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CURTIS STEVENS SAYS GOLOVKIN IS "NOT THAT BIG A PUNCHER" AND CANELO IS A "HELL OF A PUNCHER"
"Being with Canelo was a great experience...GGG, he's not that big of a puncher...Canelo is a hell of a puncher...I don't think he's a one-punch knockout artist...he has heavy hands...there's a difference," stated middleweight ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ZAB JUDAH BREAKS DOWN CANELO VS. KHAN; SAYS KHAN HAS A GREAT CHANCE AND IT MIGHT BE TOO EASY
"Khan has a great chance...just look to box...it might get too easy for Khan...he might try to stand there and bang out with Canelo...I look to see a very exciting fight," stated former world champion Zab Judah, who shared his thoughts on the May 7 ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] STEPHEN ESPINOZA DISCUSSES ANTHONY JOSHUA'S SHOWTIME DEAL; SAYS THE U.S. IS HIS TO CONQUER
"It's a big step for us...the sky's the limit with him...the U.S. is sort of his to conquer...in terms of having all the tools to be a true crossover star, Anthony has that," stated Showtime Sports Executive Vice President and General ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JOHN DAVID JACKSON RESPONDS TO KOVALEV VS. GOLOVKIN TALK; SAYS GOLOVKIN'S DEFENSE IS TERRIBLE
"They did spar together...he had to put some heavy hurt on him...he didn't get beat up...at this point, Sergey's the better boxer...I doubt it ever happens...I think the power is legitimate...there's things he hasn't learned as a ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS SAYS GOLOVKIN IS GETTING A PASS; EXPLAINS WHY HE SHOULD FIGHT CANELO AT 155 CATCHWEIGHT
"I made concessions to Oscar to come down...in boxing, it seems that people forget so easy...why is Triple G getting a pass that no one else got...I would match Sergey Kovalev up with Triple G at a catchweight," stated future Hall of Famer Bernard ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] FRANKIE GOMEZ DISCUSSES "MAKE OR BREAK" FIGHT WITH MAURICIO HERRERA; PREDICTS PACQUIAO WILL BE BACK
"He's a crafty fighter, tricky...he's a little fast...he has a good jab...I've been in there with a lot of different fighter, a lot of fighters like him...it's a make or break fight for me," stated jr. welterweight contender Frankie ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DAVID LEMIEUX VOWS TO "TAKE GOOD CARE OF" GLEN TAPIA; EYES REMATCH WITH GOLOVKIN
"This Saturday is going to be a very, very extraordinary David Lemieux...I'm very focused on Saturday...he's a tough and hungry fighter...I know what I'm coming here to do...the door will be open after I take good care of Tapia," stated ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS SAYS AMIR KHAN REMINDS HIM OF JOE CALZAGHE: "BEE STINGS ALL OVER THE PLACE"
"Big is not always better...we all know that Canelo is definitely the most powerful one out of the two...the volume of punches reminds me of a Joe Calzaghe...bee stings all over the place," stated future Hall of Famer Bernard Hopkins, who spoke more ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JOHN DAVID JACKSON TALKS GAME PLAN FOR CURTIS STEVENS AGAINST PATRICK TEIXEIRA
"Curtis has to do what he does best...go to the body, break him down...he's a better boxer now...don't look for the one-shot knockout," stated world-class trainer John David Jackson, who talked about the game plan for his fighter, ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DOMINIC BREAZEALE PREDICTS CANELO VS. KHAN: "IT'S A VERY, VERY DANGEROUS FIGHT"
"Canelo's just too big, too strong...it's not a good situation...it's a very, very dangerous fight for Amir Khan...if he sticks to hopping and moving and just kind of showing off his boxing skills, he's got a chance," stated ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CANELO ALVAREZ SAYS HE'S ANXIOUS TO FIGHT AMIR KHAN; CONFIDENT HE CAN BREAK HIM DOWN
"I know what Amir Khan brings...he's a very fast, very elusive, very tricky fighter...I'm confident in the work that's been done to be able to go in there and break this down...I'm anxious for Saturday," stated middleweight champion ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] AMIR KHAN CLOWNS DONALD TRUMP; JOKES THIS COULD BE HIS LAST FIGHT IN U.S. IF HE BECOMES PRESIDENT
"You're going to see the best Amir Khan...I really do believe I can win this fight...it's my time, this is...I'm gonna grab it with both hands...it's been my dream to hold a big fight like this in Vegas...this could be the last fight ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS COMMENTS ON FLOYD MAYWEATHER POSSIBLE COMEBACK: "I HOPE HE DO COME BACK"
"It doesn't change the landscape of boxing whether he come back...a lot of fans is glad that he left...I hope he do come back...the best fights need to be made," stated future Hall of Famer Bernard Hopkins, who shared his thoughts on Floyd ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CANELO ALVAREZ BLASTS GOLOVKIN'S RESUME; SAYS NO REASON TO BE AFRAID OF HIM AND HE MUST EARN HIS SHOT
"My record speaks for itself...you look at my 10 opponents compared to his 10 opponents and you guys can see it...there's no reason to be afraid of him...he needs to earn his shot," stated middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez, who shared his ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS SAYS GENNADY GOLOVKIN SHOULD FIGHT SERGEY KOVALEV; EXPLAINS WHY
"Who should he fight to get the sort of clarification that he's ready for this fight...I say Sergey Kovalev...I would like to see the baddest middleweight...Triple G...and the baddest light heavyweight right now...Sergey Kovalev," stated future ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CANELO ALVAREZ SAYS GOLOVKIN NEEDS TO STEP HIS GAME UP AND FIGHT BETTER OPPONENTS
"I'm an 154-pounder and that's where I feel comfortable...look, the one that needs to make merits, the one that needs to escalate himself for this fight is him," stated middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez, who made it clear that he thinks ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ANTHONY JOSHUA EXPLAINS TENSE FACE OFF WITH DOMINIC BREAZEALE: "ALL I WANTED WAS A BIT OF RESPECT"
"I'm going for another good performance June 25th...I'm a respectful guy...all I wanted was a bit of respect tonight...I'm not a crazy person...I felt there was a lack of respect...I must have seen that from somewhere, so all we done, we ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DOMINIC BREAZEALE VOWS TO KO ANTHONY JOSHUA; REVEALS WORDS TRADED: "I'M GOING AND CLAIMING MY BELT"
"It's going to be me knocking him down several times, if not maybe one time and he won't get off the canvas...I definitely plan on knocking Anthony Joshua out...I'm going and claiming my belt," stated heavyweight contender Dominic ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ANTHONY JOSHUA VS. DOMINIC BREAZEALE PRESS CONFERENCE
FightHype.com was on hand in London, England where IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and heavyweight contender Dominic Breazeale held the official press conference to formally announce their upcoming July 25 showdown. Check it out! ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DOMINIC BREAZEALE DISCUSSESS ANTHONY JOSHUA CLASH: "I GOTTA KNOCK THIS DUDE OUT"
"I'm super excited, man...I wouldn't call it impressive...we both have big right hands and big left hooks...it's going to be a battle for the ages...I gotta knock this dude out," stated heavyweight contender Dominic Breazeale, who talked ...... continue reading
SHOWTIME SPORTS SIGNS HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION ANTHONY JOSHUA TO EXCLUSIVE U.S. TELEVISION AGREEMENT
SHOWTIME Sports and Matchroom Boxing announced on Wednesday a multi-fight licensing agreement for Showtime Networks Inc., to be the exclusive U.S. television partner of undefeated heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua. The announcement was ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ANTHONY JOSHUA AND DOMINIC BREAZEALE TRADE WORDS; SEPARATED AFTER LONG, INTENSE FACE OFF
FightHype.com was on hand in London, England where IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and heavyweight contender Dominic Breazeale held the official press conference to formally announce their upcoming June 25 showdown. Check out the scene as ...... continue reading
BADOU JACK: "I PROVED ALREADY THAT I'M BETTER...I'M COMFORTABLE THAT I'M GOING TO BEAT DEGALE TOO"
"I told everybody; everybody thought that DeGale had the easy fight and I had the tough fight. I won more clearly against Bute than DeGale did against Medina. Styles make fights, but I'm comfortable that I'm going to beat DeGale too. It will ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA DISCUSSES FACTORS THAT WILL IMPACT HIS CAREER OPTIONS; PONDERS OPPONENTS AND WEIGHT DIVISION
"There's a lot of things to consider...I want to do 140 first, but I may decide to come down to 35...also, I gotta be realistic...some names will not be available depending on who I go with, who I do business with, who I sign with...I need to ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DANNY GARCIA OPEN TO FACING KELL BROOK IN THE UK: "I'LL FLY OVER THERE...BROOK'S A GOOD FIGHT FOR ME"
"I probably will make more money if I go over there...I'll fly over there if that's what they want me to do...I'll cross the pond...I've been in a street fight before...I've been against all odd before...Kell Brook's a good ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ANDRE WARD SAYS RESPECT FROM OTHER FIGHTERS IS WHAT'S IMPORTANT, AND GETS IT FROM ADRIEN BRONER
"It's really cool, man, to get the respect from your peers...that's how you know...that's what's important...we get in there and we know what it takes," stated undefeated former world champion Andre Ward, who talked about the type of ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DEONTAY WILDER EXTREMELY CONFIDENT ABOUT KNOCKING OUT POVETKIN; DISCUSSES HISTORIC FIGHT IN RUSSIA
"This is a big fight not just for myself, but for America...I want to travel all over the world to defend my title...I'm living my dream...I believe the fight is punishment in the first round and then knocking him out...I will be the undisputed ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA BREAKS DOWN P4P RANKINGS; EXPLAINS WHY FLOYD MAYWEATHER IS "THE BEST I'VE EVER SEEN"
"I appreciate a boxer...technique, defense, that's what I like; that's what I appreciate...I consider him the best that I've ever seen...he probably will be recognized as one of the best ever of all time," stated undefeated former world ...... continue reading