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COTTO VS. CANELO SET FOR NOVEMBER 21 PPV

Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alvarez finalized for November 21 on HBO PPV.

MAYWEATHER ANNOUNCES BERTO AS NEXT OPPONENT

Floyd Mayweather announces Andre Berto as his opponent for September 12 final fight.

NEW AND IMPROVED DANNY GARCIA AT 147

Danny Garcia vows to be a new and improved fighter in his welterweight debut!

SERGIO MARTINEZ LOOKS BACK ON HIS CAREER

Sergio Martinez discusses retirement and looks back on his career.

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER REVEALS HOW HE ACQUIRED HIS $4.8M KOENIGSEGG CCXR TREVITA

"I know some cool people in cool places...there are only two in the world...it was a very, very special deal," stated undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather, who explained how he acquired one of only two Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita. Check it ...... continue reading

[VIDEO\ FLOYD MAYWEATHER SR. RECALLS EARLIEST MEMORIES OF FLOYD BOXING AND HARDEST THING TO TEACH HIM

"I always wanted my own kid to box...he learned hot to throw hands when he was like 11 months...everything just came natural to him...I've been knowing...when he started getting like 9, 10 years old, he did it all good," stated world-class ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BADOU JACK FASTER AND MORE EXPLOSIVE; ANGEL HEREDIA SAYS HE'S HUNGRY AND READY TO KO GEORGE GROVES

"I feel a lot faster, a lot more explosive and stuff...the medicine ball has been my best friend...it's been really hard...it's been a long camp...I expect a very tough fight...I'm gonna try and knock him out," stated WBC super ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ISHE SMITH SOUNDS OFF ON RONDA ROUSEY; INSISTS SHE WANTS FLOYD MAYWEATHER TO HOLLA

"It doesn't matter what you make per second. Did you or did you not make $300 million for your fight...I think she likes him...I really think she wants Floyd to holla...she cannot stop talking about him," stated former jr. middleweight champion ...... continue reading

ANDY LEE ON BILLY JOE SAUNDERS CLASH: "I'M ONE OF THE BIGGEST PUNCHERS...THAT WILL BE THE DIFFERENCE"

Boxing star Andy Lee has been overwhelmed at the number of Irish fans set to travel to Manchester for his world title clash with Billy Joe Saunders. The WBO middleweight world champion defends his title against the unbeaten Londoner in an Ireland ...... continue reading

LEE SELBY HEADS TO LA TO SCOUT SANTA CRUZ VS. MARES: "IT IS IMPORTANT TO WATCH POTENTIAL OPPONENTS IN THE FLESH"

IBF Featherweight Champion Lee Selby along with his brother Andrew and manager Chris Sanigar will fly out to Los Angeles today in order to be ringside for the highly anticipated clash between undefeated star Leo Santa Cruz and three division world ...... continue reading

WILLIE MONROE JR. INSISTS ANDRE BERTO WILL GIVE FLOYD MAYWEATHER MORE PROBLEMS THAN MANNY PACQUIAO DID

"I've been in camp with Berto and Berto is a tremendous fighter, man. He is also a tremendous athlete. I honestly think Berto is going to give Floyd way more problems than Pacquiao. I think if he catch Floyd, he can probably do some damage," ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ISHE SMITH QUESTIONS HEART OF VANES MARTIROSYAN; HOPES HE BACKS UP TALK AND COMES TO FIGHT

"I don't think he came to fight when he fought Charlo...he got that headbutt...he looking for a way to pussy out the fight...if he coming to knock me out, that means he's coming to fight...I don't cry; I just fight," stated former jr. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ANGEL HEREDIA EXPLAINS WORK HE'S DOING WITH ANDRE BERTO AS HE PREPARES FOR FLOYD MAYWEATHER

"I'm advising him...I helped him his last two fights...he's my friend...I did the same thing with Paulie...Berto is doing the physical part of it...he's very disciplined," stated Strength & Conditioning coach Angel Heredia, who ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER SR. EXPLAINS WHY AUGUSTUS WAS FLOYD'S TOUGHEST FIGHT AND PACQUIAO WAS EASIEST

"Man, Pacquiao, I think that's one of Floyd's easiest fights...one guy that I know that he fought that was really a tough fight...[Emanuel Augustus]...I think that was one of his toughest fights," stated world-class trainer Floyd Mayweather ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ISHE SMITH WORKS THE HEAVY BAG IN PREPARATION FOR VANES MARTIROSYAN

FightHype.com was on hand at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada where former jr. middleweight champion Ishe Smith held a media workout ahead of his upcoming September 12 clash with Vanes Martirosyan. Check out how he looked as he worked ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER SAYS NO PERSONAL BEEF WITH BERTO; INSISTS HE'S EXCITING AND NOT OVERLOOKING HIM

"I've seen him out before. I say hello, he say hello. You know, no personal beef. Just business..everybody is overlooking Berto...this guy is a very exciting fighter," stated undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather, who talked about his ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER SR. TALKS 49-0 RECORD AND WHETHER FLOYD SHOULD BREAK IT: "IT NEEDS TO BE BROKEN"

"I definitely think that it's a record that needs to be broken...I think that Floyd can break it...you got to feel it to do it...he can break the record," stated world-class trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr., who talked about Rocky Marciano's ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER COMMENTS ON MANNY PACQUIAO'S "SALT WATER" REHAB

"From what I hear, I guess a certain type of water, salt water, talking about it healed his arm...it is what it is," stated undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather, who commented on Manny Pacquiao's quick rehab from shoulder surgery. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER SR. SPEAKS IN-DEPTH ON FLOYD RETIRING; THINKS IT'S TIME, BUT HE MIGHT FIGHT ON

"I can't say that he's going to fight anymore, but I think he might fight again...if you're tired of fighting, let it go, and he has told people that he's tired of fighting...if you tired of it, it's time to leave it alone for a ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER EXPLAINS DECISION TO RETIRE: "I'M READY TO HANG 'EM UP AND SPEND TIME WITH MY KIDS"

"It's about that time. I've accomplished everything I needed to accomplish in the sport...boxing can take a toll on the body...I fought Cotto, I fought Canelo, I fought Pac...all the best fighters in my era, I beat," stated undefeated ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER FULL 35-MINUTE, 5-ROUND SPARRING SESSION AHEAD OF ANDRE BERTO CLASH

FightHype.com was on hand at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada where undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather held a media workout ahead of his anticipated September 12 clash with former world champion Andre Berto. Check out ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CLOSE-UP VIEW OF FLOYD MAYWEATHER'S NEW $4.8M KOENIGSEGG CCXR TREVITA

FightHype.com was on hand at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada where undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather held a media workout ahead of his anticipated September 12 clash with former world champion Andre Berto. Check out ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER TALKING TRASH DURING SPARRING SESSION; BREAKS DOWN SPARRING PARTNER

FightHype.com was on hand at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada where undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather held a media workout ahead of his anticipated September 12 clash with former world champion Andre Berto. Check out ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER SPARRING 9-MINUTE ROUNDS AHEAD OF ANDRE BERTO SHOWDOWN

FightHype.com was on hand at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada where undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather held a media workout ahead of his anticipated September 12 clash with former world champion Andre Berto. Check out ...... continue reading

[LIVE STREAM] WATCH THE FLOYD MAYWEATHER MEDIA WORKOUT TODAY AT 6PM ET/3PM PT

SHOWTIME Sports will offer live streams of Floyd Mayweather and Andre Berto's media workouts as they prepare for their Welterweight World Championship taking place on Saturday, Sept. 12, live on SHOWTIME PPV® (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT) from MGM ...... continue reading

ANDRZEJ FONFARA AND NATHAN CLEVERLY COLLIDE ON OCTOBER 16 PBC ON SPIKE CARD

Bruising Polish star Andrzej Fonfara (27-3, 16 KOs) and former world champion Nathan Cleverly (29-2, 15 KOs) will meet in a 12-round light heavyweight battle as Premier Boxing Champions on Spike returns to UIC Pavilion in Chicago on Friday, October ...... continue reading

ISAAC CHILEMBA AND SULLIVAN BARRERA TARGET ADONIS STEVENSON AND SERGEY KOVALEV

Last week Isaac "Golden Boy" Chilemba (24-2-2, 10 KOs) had the very rare privilege of choosing between two mandatory offers: one from the WBC and the other from the IBF. The 28-year old from Malawi opted to take the offer from the WBC. Shortly ...... continue reading

MARIO BARRIOS RETURNS SEPTEMBER 6TH IN CORPUS CHRISTI

Unbeaten rising star, Super-Featherweight Mario Barrios (10-0, 5 KOs), will make a quick return back to the ring on Sunday, September 6, 2015 against Jonathan "Popeye" Perez (33-12, 27 KOs).  The 8-round bout will take place at the American ...... continue reading

WILLIE MONROE JR.: "PROVODNIKOV'S NEXT FIGHT, WE WILL PROBABLY BE THE CO-FEATURE...I'M WILLING TO FIGHT ANY OF THEM"

"First I was told late September, then October, and now we're told November. I don't know. I'm just in the gym working, but we were told Provodnikov's next fight, we will probably be the co-feature...If they find a good fight for me ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA THINKS RONDA ROUSEY WILL HAVE A "VERY DIFFICULT" FIGHT WITH HOLLY HOLM

"It's a real fight...Holly Holm is a real fighter...it's going to be a very difficult for Ronda, but she's a warrior," stated Golden Boy Promotions founder Oscar De La Hoya, who shared his thoughts on the MMA showdown between UFC ...... continue reading

DAIKI KAMEDA FACES VICTOR RUIZ ON SEPTEMBER 6 DIRRELL VS. RUBIO UNDERCARD

Former two-time world champion Daiki Kameda (29-4, 18 KOs) takes on Mexican slugger Victor Ruiz (19-5, 14 KOs) in bantamweight action in a stacked lineup of undercard attractions as Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on CBS airs live from the American ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA SAYS HE WAS READY TO COME BACK AFTER SPARRING 12 ROUNDS, BUT FAMILY TALKED HIM OUT OF IT

"I'm having with this...I'm enjoying it...I don't have the pressure...I can go eat a Big Mac...I did my part when I was a fighter...now it's time for them to shine...my family...my little girl told me, 'Daddy, I want to see you ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIGUEL COTTO TALKS HIGHEST PURSE, NEGOTIATIONS, MEXICAN FANS AND MORE ON CANELO SHOWDOWN

"It was just a normal negotiation...I am just Miguel Cotto...Everything I have today is because I earned it...people are going to see what happens on November 21st...zero distractions for me," stated WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto, who spoke ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA EXPLAINS WHY CANELO'S FIGHT WITH MIGUEL COTTO IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN MAYWEATHER FIGHT

"This fight's more important because Canelo knows he's not at his peak yet, but he's reaching it...by winning this fight in impressive fashion, he can catapult his career to new heights...this is kind of like passing of the torches ...... continue reading

SEPTEMBER 18 LA FIGHT CLUB FEATURES LIGHTWEIGHT SHOWDOWN BETWEEN FONTANEZ AND QUINTERO ON

In a special edition of LA FIGHT CLUB at the Belasco Theater on Friday, September 18, Golden Boy Promotions will present an action-packed card featuring Puerto Rican phenom Jeffrey Fontanez (16-1, 12 KOs) and Mexican banger Marvin "Cachorro" ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIGUEL COTTO EXPLAINS HE STARTED BOXING JUST TO LOSE WEIGHT; LOST 40 POUNDS IN A FEW MONTHS

"I was so heavy. I was a chubby guy trying to lose weight...I just wanted to lose weight...2 months after," stated WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto, who recalled the first time he ever stepped foot in a boxing gym and the reason why he did it. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CANELO ALVAREZ ON FIGHTING GOLOVKIN AFTER COTTO: "I'M NOT AFRAID OF ANYBODY"

"If that's something that was mandated, then we'll take it serious...after this fight, we'll deal with it...I'm not afraid of anybody," stated former jr. middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez, who talked about a future showdown with ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA SAYS MIGUEL COTTO HAS "A LOT" OF WEAKNESSES; PLANS TO GIVE CANELO TIPS

"Miguel Cotto was a southpaw like me. He's lefty naturally. I know my weaknesses, so therefore I know Cotto's weaknesses...I can't wait to share with him...give him some inside information on how to land those perfect punches against a ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIGUEL COTTO SAYS HIS BROTHER WAS 135-POUNDER AND HAD CANELO HURT; THINKS HIS SIZE WILL BE DIFFERENCE

"My brother was a 135-pounder who put Canelo in bad condition in the first round...it's different, you know...I think that's going to be the key...it's another chapter, another fight," stated WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto, who ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CANELO ALVAREZ EXPLAINS WHY MIGUEL COTTO FIGHT IS MOST IMPORTANT OF HIS CAREER

"Yes, obviously it is...because of the rivalry, because of the name...it is the most important fight of my career at this moment...there's no advantages...whoever prepares well will win the fight," stated former jr. middleweight champion Canelo ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA WISHES CANELO WAS FIGHTING FLOYD MAYWEATHER NOW; SAYS HE'S MORE DANGEROUS NOW

"I wish that he would've taken Floyd Mayweather at this point of his career...he's progressed, he's growing, he's learning, he's maturing...he's going to be dangerous for many years to come," stated Golden Boy Promotions ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIGUEL COTTO RESPONDS TO FELIX TRINIDAD PICKING CANELO; FOCUSED ON HIS WORK WITH ROACH

"What I think about it? Nothing...that's the main focus of his work with me...he did a great job...I'm just trying to work on my strength...I don't know what people say; I don't care what people think about this fight," stated WBC ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CANELO ALVAREZ SAYS HE LEARNED FROM MAYWEATHER FIGHT; ANALYZES MIGUEL COTTO'S BIGGEST LOSSES

"It was a learning experience...it can help me...the first one with Margarito, the Mayweather loss...I have a different style than Margarito...it's different," stated former jr. middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez, who talked about his upcoming ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA COMPARES COTTO VS. CANELO TO HIS FIGHTS WITH FELIX TRINIDAD AND FERNANDO VARGAS

"It was quite interesting...but it was fun...I feel it's bigger because you have Cotto, who is reenergized...and you have a young lion in Canelo Alvarez...the world is talking about this fight," stated Golden Boy Promotions founder Oscar De La ...... continue reading