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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.

CARL FROCH RETIRES

Carl Froch retires from boxing and joins Sky Sports as commentator.

MAYWEATHER BEGINS TRAINING CAMP

Floyd Mayweather has begun training camp for his September 12 ring return.

DANNY GARCIA: "I'LL TAKE MY 100 PERCENT OVER HIS WITHOUT A DOUBT...I WON'T BE FLAT-FOOTED IN THERE"

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN featured fighters were joined by local Brooklyn favorites featured on this Saturday's undercard for a media workout at Gleason's Gym in advance of their respective showdowns at Barclays Center. Here is what ...... continue reading

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI EXCITED TO SHOW DANNY GARCIA HE CAN DO MORE THAN JAB AND MOVE

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN featured fighters were joined by local Brooklyn favorites featured on this Saturday's undercard for a media workout at Gleason's Gym in advance of their respective showdowns at Barclays Center. Here is what ...... continue reading

ABNER MARES INSPIRED AND EXHILARATED TO FIGHT FOR HIS FANS

Abner Mares, the three-division World Champion boxer, welcomed a new level of inspiration into his training camp on Tuesday – six teens from the LA County Sherriff's Century Boxing Gym and club. Mares is in training for his August 29 "Premier ...... continue reading

JOSH KOSCHECK: "I WANT TO HAVE THE CHANCE TO STAND ACROSS THE CAGE FROM PAUL DALEY...I MIGHT SPIT IN HIS FACE"

"I've already had my ass kicked many of times in my UFC career, but I have also went out there and kicked some ass, so no pressure on Josh Koscheck. It's an opportunity to get a chance to fight Paul Daley at some point. It's one fight at ...... continue reading

ELIZABETH PHILLIPS: "THIS IS PROBABLY THE MOST IMPORTANT POINT IN MY CAREER"

"It was extremely important. I think this is probably the most important point in my career. If I would have ended up on the other side, I don't know exactly what I would have done. I'm not saying that I would have quit, but it definitely ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GABRIEL ROSADO CALLS BS ON GOLOVKIN WANTING CATCHWEIGHT TO FIGHT WARD; EXPLAINS HOW TO FIGHT HIM

"That sound funny to me...he want to act like nobody wants to fight him...you willing to kill yourself to make weight because you trying to get a paycheck [against Mayweather at 154], but then you don't want to go up to 68 to fight Ward...Ward ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER GREG HACKETT EXPLAINS BEEF WITH SHANE MOSLEY: "YOU FIGHTING MAYORGA FOR WHAT"

"He should've knocked Curtis Stevens out, really...for one, I was irritated with Shane Mosley because you've never been known for stuff like that...for you to say you'll slap me, that's making it personal...you fighting Mayorga for ...... continue reading

DANNY GARCIA: "THE EXTRA WEIGHT IS REALLY HELPING...AT 147, YOU'RE GOING TO SEE A MORE ATHLETIC DANNY GARCIA"

With just days to go until Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN fighters enter the ring for their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center, catch up on what the fighters have been saying in the weeks leading up to fight week. ...... continue reading

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI: "STYLES MAKE FIGHTS...THERE ARE THINGS THAT I FEEL LIKE I'LL BE ABLE TO DO AGAINST DANNY"

With just days to go until Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN fighters enter the ring for their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center, catch up on what the fighters have been saying in the weeks leading up to fight week. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GABRIEL ROSADO TALKS FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS. ANDRE BERTO CLASH; DOUBTS IT WILL BE HIS LAST FIGHT

"I doubt that it's Floyd's last fight...he needs that high, man, so for this to be his last fight, I doubt it...I don't want to see Floyd retire...if it's really his last fight, then why not fight Berto...what he got to prove," ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER GREG HACKETT PREDICTS MAYWEATHER VS. BERTO; EXPLAINS WHY HE THINKS FLOYD KO'S HIM IN 6

"I think Mayweather will stop him in the 6th round because I don't think Berto's chin will hold up...Berto's body can only take but so much...Berto kill himself halfway training," stated trainer Greg Hackett, who shared his thoughts on ...... continue reading

DANIEL JACOBS: "IT WILL BE ICING ON THE CAKE TO BE ABLE TO NOT ONLY DEFEAT HIM, BUT TO STOP HIM"

With just days to go until Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN fighters enter the ring for their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center, catch up on what the fighters have been saying in the weeks leading up to fight week. ...... continue reading

SERGIO MORA: "I'M HUNGRY FOR THAT WORLD TITLE...I TAKE A BETTER SHOT FROM EXPERIENCE WITH DANNY"

With just days to go until Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN fighters enter the ring for their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center, catch up on what the fighters have been saying in the weeks leading up to fight week. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GABRIEL ROSADO RIPS JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ JR.; EYES FALL RETURN: "CHAVEZ HAS A SPOILED ATTITUDE"

"I'm hearing that I'm going to be fighting in the fall...I'm not sure if it's traditional boxing or BKB, but whatever it is, I just gotta make sure I stay ready...Chavez has a spoiled attitude, you know, he's lazy, complains in ...... continue reading

FLOYD MAYWEATHER UPDATE: ANNOUNCEMENT IMMINENT, BUT HERE'S WHAT WE ALREADY KNOW

With less than 7 weeks left to go before undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather makes his return to the ring, fans and media alike are eager to know all the details of what will be the final fight of his Showtime contract. Although an ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] RONDA ROUSEY'S TRAINER CONFIDENT SHE WILL "DESTROY" BETHE CORREIA; EXPECTS SURPRISE FINISH

"It doesn't matter we have Bethe in front of us; Ronda's improving every day in the gym...Ronda is just too great...I want there to be more fighters that are great, she loves challenges...the reality is just the girl is too good...Ronda is ...... continue reading

DANNY GARCIA: "FANS GOT HIGH EXPECTATIONS FOR ME...I GOTTA GO OUT THERE AND GIVE A STELLAR PERFORMANCE"

"The fans got high expectations for me, and I understand that and everything that I read or see just motivates me. At the end of the day, I know how much hard work it takes to be a fighter. I've been doing the same thing since I was 10 years old ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ASHLEY THEOPHANE LICKING HIS CHOPS FOR A TITLE SHOT: "I'M BACK ON THE SHOW JUST BEFORE FLOYD'S"

"I'm back on the show just before Floyd's...I just want my world title shot now...there's a lot of new breed coming through...it's a talented division...I've won my last five...my next fight could be a former world champion, a ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SERGEY KOVALEV S&C COACH, QUAN PAXTON, REVEALS THEIR TRAINING REGIMEN: "KOVALEV IS A BEAST"

"Kovalev is a beast when it comes to running the mountains...each day we work on a different body part...there's no mercy...should not be no mercy when we're in training camp...we still train like we're hungry," stated Quan Paxton, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER SPARRING PARTNER ASHLEY THEOPHANE GIVES CAMP UPDATE: "I WAS FIRST TO SPAR HIM"

"I was the first person to spar him after the Manny fight...he was in good shape...it's two weeks in and Floyd is in great shape," stated jr. welterweight contender Ashley Theophane, who's been sparring with undefeated pound-for-pound king ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CASSIUS CHANEY HOPES TO BECOME THE NEXT PEOPLE'S CHAMPION IN THE HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION

"I've been in many camps for certain guys already...I think Wilder is talented...we're different...I think I'm a little bit more all around...I can go to the body and I can box...coming from basketball to boxing and performing well, I ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ASHLEY THEOPHANE EXPLAINS WHAT IT MEANT TO GET A NEW CAR FROM FLOYD MAYWEATHER

"Floyd, you know, he has a lot of money and he spreads it amongst his team, his family, his friends, you know, he does stuff with charity...he shares his wealth and that shows what a man's about...he's shown me the most love out of anyone ...... continue reading

DANNY GARCIA: "YOU'RE GOING TO SEE A NEW AND IMPROVED DANNY GARCIA...I GOT THAT SNAP BACK"

"I'm just ready, man, I'm prepared and it's going to be a great night of boxing and on August 1st, you're going to see a new and improved Danny Garcia...I feel strong, I feel sharp, and I'm ready to go...I feel like I got that ...... continue reading

CORTNEY CASEY: "I'M NOT SOMEONE WHO LOOKS FOR EASY FIGHTS"

"When the UFC calls, you take it. I'm not someone who looks for easy fights. I just want to fight...Only time can tell what is in store for my future, but I'm happy with everything thus far...I'm always looking to put on a good show for ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MAX KELLERMAN ANALYZES MIGUEL COTTO VS. CANELO ALVAREZ: "YOU CAN SEE REASONS TO FAVOR EITHER FIGHTER"

"It's a big fight...it's not going to be like overwhelming favorite one way or the other...to my eye, Cotto looks like the real deal now...Canelo...he has more pep in his step...you can see reasons to favor either fighter," stated HBO ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHANE MOSLEY EXPLAINS WHY HE'S CONFIDENT HE CAN STILL COMPETE WITH THE BEST AT 147

"The only way you can be serious is if you're in the ring and you're moving around, you're sparring with different people...you can kind of gauge where you are at...I was just sparring with Shawn Porter...I can tell where I'm at," ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER JOHN DAVID JACKSON EXPLAINS HOW HE'D BREAK FLOYD MAYWEATHER'S SHOULDER ROLL DEFENSE

"The right fighter that can punch...you gotta hit Floyd everywhere...he's old...you gotta make him feel old...forget his head...you gotta beat his body down," stated John David Jackson, world-class trainer of unified light heavyweight champion ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHANE MOSLEY DISCUSSES REMATCH WITH MAYORGA: "WE'RE GOING TO DO IT AT 157...I WANT TO FINANCE THE SHOW"

"Mayorga couldn't make 147, so we're going to do it at 157...I want to finance the show...I wanted to do it with my own promtion...my girls is helping me out very much with it...I have my own promotional company...we're going to make ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] RICARDO MAYORGA INSISTS HE'LL KO SHANE MOSLEY IN 3; SAYS HE'LL DROP NICKNAME AND RETIRE IF HE DOESN'T

"I've always had luck in Los Angeles...I'm going to win and if I don't knock him out, I don't deserve to be called El Matador," stated former world champion Ricardo Mayorga, who talked about his upcoming rematch with fellow former ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TMT STAR ASHLEY THEOPHANE SHOWS OFF FLOYD MAYWEATHER'S GIFT TO HIM: NEW CHRYSLER 300

FightHype.com was on hand at the Mayweather Boxing Club where TMT jr. welterweight contender Ashley Theophane showed his new gift from promoter and undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather. Check out the Chrysler 300 that Mayweather recently ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MAX KELLERMAN TALKS FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS. ANDRE BERTO; SAYS BERTO IS UNDERRATED OPPONENT

"I think Andre Berto is an underrated opponent...he's a bigger name in this country than say a guy like Kell Brook. It's not like Amir Khan has looked recently like the way he looked several years ago. Same thing with Thurman...Berto's ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHANE MOSLEY INSISTS HE'S REJUVENATED; WANTS REMATCH WITH MAYWEATHER, PACQUIAO, OR COTTO AFTER MAYORGA;

"This is going to be a war...he doesn't run, I don't run...Mayorga knows how I get down...I know that we're going to be in a brawl...my mind set is to beat all the guys that beat me...Mayweather's 38 and Pacquiao's 39 or 38 and ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ABEL SANCHEZ TALKS MAYWEATHER VS. BERTO; SAYS MAYWEATHER NEEDS BETTER MENTAL CHALLENGE LIKE GOLOVKIN

"I'm disappointed as a fan because Floyd is much better than that...he's a great fighter and I don't think that Berto presents that mental challenge for him...Golovkin at 54...Gennady's not a big middleweight," stated Abel Sanchez, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER JOHN DAVID JACKSON TALKS MAYWEATHER VS. BERTO; SAYS BERTO ISN'T AGGRESSIVE ENOUGH

"I can't knock Berto...I just don't know if that's a fight that the fans deserve to see on his way out...he needs to fight somebody more aggressive...whoever he fights, I'd love to see him go out undefeated," stated John David ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHANE MOSLEY TALKS MAYWEATHER VS. BERTO; SAYS A REMATCH WITH HIM WOULD DO "A LOT MORE" PPV BUYS

"I just don't know...it'll sell a lot more...it's a more dangerous fight for somebody like a Mayweather because I do know what I'm doing in there," stated former world champion Shane Mosley, who shared his thoughts on a potential ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MAYORGA SAYS FANS DON'T LIKE "RUNNERS" LIKE MAYWEATHER; VOWS MOSLEY REMATCH WILL BE WAR

"I feel strong...I'm going to have better conditioning...what people like to see in boxing is warriors going at it...not boxers with the style of Mayweather...running all around the ring...if the ring was any bigger, he'd run out of the ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ABEL SANCHEZ TALKS GENNADY GOLOVKIN VS. DAVID LEMIEUX; SAYS CURTIS STEVENS IS A BIGGER PUNCHER THAN LEMIEUX

"That's a great fight for the fans, a great fight for us, a great fight for David...I think Curtis Stevens is a bigger puncher than David...the problem is going to be whether Lemieux is fast enough to deal with Gennady," stated Abel Sanchez, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] KATHY DUVA SAYS SERGEY KOVALEV RETURNS NOVEMBER 28 IN RUSSIA; HOPES TO PUT HIM IN WITH ARTUR BETERBIEV

"Sergey closed the show. That's what you're supposed to do...we're going to take him to Moscow...Thanksgiving in Moscow...I'm going to send a note to Yvon Michelle...Beterbiev holds a win over him so that would be spectacular fight ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SERGEY KOVALEV POST-FIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE FOLLOWING KNOCKOUT OF NADJIB MOHAMMEDI

FightHype.com was on hand at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada where unified light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev held a post-fight press conference following his dominant 3rd round knockout of mandatory challenger Nadjib ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ABEL SANCHEZ CALLS ANDRE WARD A DIVA; EXPLAINS WHY HE WANTS 164 CATCHWEIGHT FOR GOLOVKIN VS. WARD

"The issue for me is that Andre, when he fought the Super Six, was like a diva...he got all the advantages...we don't need Andre Ward, he needs us...it's important to note that Gennady is the A fighter...if they don't make it, that's ...... continue reading