SERGEY KOVALEV TRAINING CAMP UPDATE: "THE ENTIRE COUNTRY IS BEHIND MY BACK IN THIS FIGHT"
WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev recently completed the first phase of his training camp in the mountains of Armenia as he prepares to face Isaac "Golden Boy" Chilemba on July 11 in his first fight in his ...... continue reading
ANTONIO OROZCO AND JOSEPH DIAZ JR. TO CO-HEADLINE JULY 30 HBO LATINO CARD
As California battles through a sizzling heat wave, the Summer of 2016 will get even hotter on Saturday, July 30, as two of SoCal's undefeated top rising stars return to the ring. Undefeated welterweight Antonio "Relentless" Orozco (24-0, 16 ...... continue reading
USA BOXING NAMES 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES COACHING STAFF
USA Boxing has selected the coaching staff that will lead the 2016 U.S. Olympic Boxing Team this summer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Women's Head Coach Billy Walsh (Colorado Springs, Colo.) will lead the women's team and participate in his ...... continue reading
KEITH THURMAN EXPLAINS WHY HE'S GUNNING FOR DANNY GARCIA; SAYS FATHER/SON COMBINATIONS ARE A PET PEEVE
"Several reasons. One is that Danny Garcia holds the WBC title. Everyone's talking about the one after Floyd, the one after Floyd, the one after Floyd. Well, the things is, I already obtained the WBA. I would like to have the WBC, and then the ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] BRANDON RIOS EYES FREE AGENCY; CONSIDERING OPTIONS: "MY CONTRACT ENDS WITH TOP RANK JULY 9TH"
"It's nobody's fault but mine...it was my fault...I should've been on it...I know for sure that my contract ends with Top Rank July 9th...whether I fight or night, I'm a free agent...we'll see what's out there next...I'm ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA AND MIKEY GARCIA DEBATE ANDRE WARD VS. SERGEY KOVALEV; DISCUSS WHO IS NUMBER 1 P4P
"Ward is a good dude, man...he's got good people around him and everything, but I gotta go with Kovalev...I pick Ward because he's got the skills; he's got the boxing IQ," stated world-class trainer Robert Garcia, who debated the ...... continue reading
TERENCE CRAWFORD LOOKING FORWARD TO "ULTIMATE TEST" AGAINST VIKTOR POSTOL
"We are two undefeated champions risking our world titles and our undefeated records to fight each other to determine the best fighter in the division. It's the ultimate test. We both want to know who the best junior welterweight is ...... continue reading
KEITH THURMAN GIVES DETAILED ANALYSIS OF SHAWN PORTER VICTORY; EXPLAINS STRATEGY AND LESSONS LEARNED
"Hey man, let's just say I gave him a shot at the title, you know what I'm saying. I just took his best, man. I was just prepared to take his best and work around it and find the path to victory...There's a lot I could have done better. ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA ON THE TYPE OF FIGHTER GENNADY GOLOVKIN IS AND WHO CAN GIVE HIM PROBLEMS
"He's tall, he lefty, he fights awkward, he fights long...he might give him trouble...a hell of a fight...for Triple G, it's more about pride...Triple G doesn't hesitate to give 3% to all those titles...other fighters do," stated ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DANIEL JACOBS ADMITS HE'S NOT EXCITED ABOUT A REMATCH WITH SERGIO MORA: "I WASN'T FOR THIS FIGHT"
"He's the main guy...he definitely might be my next opponent...there's absolutely nothing to prove in this fight. There's nothing to gain in this fight...it doesn't do anything for my career...I wasn't for this fight," stated WBA ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA AND MIKEY GARCIA REACT TO FURY VS. KLITSCHKO 2 POSTPONEMENT; RECALLS BLOODY FEET FIGHT
"You could always cancel a fight if you're injured, yes, but him talking so much shit is what makes him look bad...I've never seen him fight...I took off the socks and they were like stuck to my skin," stated world-class trainer Robert ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ASHLEY THEOPHANE WELCOMES RICKY BURNS CLASH: "I WILL GET A WORLD TITLE SHOT AGAIN"
"I'm not happy with the way the fight was stopped...I got hit with a low blow...I think he made a mistake...that happens; we have to move on from there...Sky Sports phoned me the other day straight after his win...I know Rick...he has a title ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA PICKS DANNY GARCIA OVER ADRIEN BRONER; REACTS TO PACQUIAO VS. BRONER NEWS
"Didn't you say Pacquiao's fighting Broner...Danny's undefeated...he's not going to get beat by Broner," stated world-class trainer Robert Garcia, who reacted to news of Manny Pacquiao vs. Adrien Broner and shared his thoughts on a ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] PAULIE MALIGNAGGI SAYS MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO 2 WON'T SHOCK HIM; POVETKIN HAS "BIG BALLS" TO SUE WILDER
"You may wind up seeing that fight again...it wouldn't totally shock me...Wilder-Povetkin...it's dishonest...that kind of cheating...you gotta have balls like this big to go sue Wilder," stated former world champion and Showtime commentator ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA REACTS TO CANELO PUTTING GOLOVKIN FIGHT ON HOLD; SAYS IT'S SMART, DON'T BLAME CANELO
"I wouldn't be surprised if it gets pushed up to 2018; it'll still sell...why not...a lot of people were also mad and upset that Mayweather-Pacquiao didn't happen and took 5 or 6 years and it still broke records...same thing with ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN BEHIND-THE-SCENES AFTER WIN; REVEALS MOST IMPRESSIVE THING ABOUT SHAWN PORTER
"It was fun, man. Shawn tried to challenge me and I stepped up and won the challenge...one of the most impressive things was when he was dazed, when he was rocked, he didn't go down; that was very impressive," stated undefeated welterweight ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN TELLS DANNY GARCIA "SIGN THE CONTRACT, BOY; STOP PLAYING"; QUEST TO BE THE BEST AT 147 CONTINUES
"Let's go, Danny. Sign the contract, boy...we need more belts," stated undefeated welterweight champion Keith Thurman, who made it crystal clear that he's gunning for Danny Garcia's WBC title in his continued... ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN'S DAD HAS EPIC RESPONSE RIGHT AFTER PORTER WIN; NO POINT FOR REMATCH, WANTS GARCIA NEXT
"I knew Keith won it...some people like a big girl, some people like a skinny girl...some people don't know boxing; they don't know anything about boxing. What I saw was a masterpiece of boxing talent...Keith got the cleaner shots. ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA MEETS UP WITH SAM WATSON AND AL HAYMON'S STAFF; THURMAN VS. PORTER BEHIND-THE-SCENES
"I know he's a bad man...new sensation...he's a free agent," stated Sam Watson, who met up with undefeated former world champion Mikey Garcia, as well as trainer Robert Garcia, hours before the welterweight clash between Keith Thurman and ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DANIEL JACOBS RIPS CANELO FOR "SUCKA MOVE"; EXPLAINS PLANS FOR FACING GENNADY GOLOVKIN
"I wanted to get B.J. Saunders...Canelo...and then go for Triple G...if I'm a champion and you a champion, we gonna do what champions do...you not going to have me come down...that's a sucka move...Triple G is going to come; it's going ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DEMETRIUS ANDRADE REACTS TO CANELO PUTTING GOLOVKIN FIGHT ON HOLD; EAGER TO FACE HIM: "IT SUCKS"
"I would say Canelo, of course...I can't be sitting out waiting that long...there's steps and levels to everything...it is a business...why lose a cash cow at an early age...it sucks that Canelo wants to fight blown up 40's and 47's ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN EXPLAINS WHY HIS STOCK ROSE; SAYS HE MIGHT HAVE A GATTI-WARD RIVALRY WITH SHAWN PORTER
"It does have that kind of potential...especially with the friendship...this could be a new rivalry...I'm here for a reason, not a short season...my stock has risen...Shawn Porter's not number 1 in the world, Shawn Porter's not number 2 ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA REACTS TO CANELO PUTTING GOLOVKIN FIGHT ON HOLD; EXPLAINS WHY IT'S "GOOD BUSINESS"
"It is good business...if he would've taken the Triple G fight already this past May, there's a chance that he might lose for maybe $25 million, but then you don't get all these other $15 million dollar paydays," stated undefeated former ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN DISCUSSES POTENTIAL CLASH WITH DANNY GARCIA AND WHY HE DOES NOT WANT IT ON PPV
"It'd be great...Danny Garcia, undefeated...you gotta love that setup...we're in a new time, we're in a new age, there's a new generation, and you're boy One Time is right here at the front...I gotta an 0, I'm not afraid to ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] PAULIE MALIGNAGGI ON WHAT'S NEXT FOR KEITH THURMAN AFTER PORTER WIN; ANALYZES PERFORMANCE OF BOTH FIGHTERS
"Porter does what he does effectively...Thurman did a good job of creating distance in spots...he was able to land those clean, hard shots...the action will dictate that, I think, eventually you'll see a rematch...it's between him and Kell ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DAN BIRMINGHAM DISCUSSES KEITH THURMAN'S WIN OVER SHAWN PORTER: "TOUGH FIGHT...KEITH MADE THE ADJUSTMENTS"
"Tough, tough, tough fight...my hats off to Kenny and Shawn...they came and they brought it, but Keith was just a little better tonight...he wasn't going to out-skill Keith...Keith made the adjustments," stated world-class trainer Dan ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN INSISTS PORTER NEVER HURT HIM WITH A BODY SHOT; SAYS A REMATCH IS "DEFINITELY" POSSIBLE
"Obviously we gotta sit down, we gotta talk to Al...there's definitely potential for a possible rematch...I gotta look over this WBA issued mandatory that was talked about way prior...we'll see what happens in the future...if the fans want ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KENNY PORTER DISCUSSES SHAWN PORTER'S LOSS TO KEITH THURMAN: "I DON'T THINK HE GOT CREDIT"
"Fight of the Year, let's do the rematch...I don't think he got credit for the body work that he did...he was in control more than Keith was in control of him...Keith answered the questions...he did everything that he was supposed to do," ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN BREAKS DOWN VICTORY OVER SHAWN PORTER; EXPLAINS STRATEGY AND MORE HE COULD'VE DONE
"For whatever reason, we weren't able to close it out...I still fought a great fight...I went in and did exactly what I thought was going to win the fight, which is defense...short uppercuts on the inside...I was going to let him try to bullrush ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DEHYDRATED SHAWN PORTER HEADS TO THE HOSPITAL AFTER FIGHT WITH KEITH THURMAN
"He's great...hard fight, little bit of dehydration; we just gotta get some fluids in him," stated world-class trainer Kenny Porter, who accompanied his son, former world champion Shawn Porter, to the hospital shortly after his unanimous ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN POST-FIGHT DRESSING ROOM EXCLUSIVE; AFTERMATH IMMEDIATELY AFTER WAR WITH SHAWN PORTER
FightHype.com was on hand at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York where undefeated WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman made a successful defense of his title, defeating former world champion Shawn Poter via unanimous decision. Check out ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DEMETRIUS ANDRADE REACTS TO KEITH THURMAN'S WIN OVER SHAWN PORTER: "PORTER UP BY 1 OR 2"
"I thought it was beautiful, man...I hope both of them is okay...I had the fight at least Porter up by 1 or 2...a lot of rounds was tough to decide...I thought Porter definitely pulled it off...a rematch would be nice," stated undefeated former ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN CALLS OUT DANNY GARCIA: "IF YOU'RE A DADDY'S BOY, COME SEE ME, BOY"
"I want Danny Garcia...I want more than one belt...if I have to take this mandatory, I have to take this mandatory...in my heart, I want an opportunity to face Danny 'Swift' Garcia...if you're a daddy's boy, come see me, boy...I got ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] PAULIE MALIGNAGGI REACTS TO KEITH THURMAN'S WIN OVER SHAWN PORTER: "THIS WAS THE KIND OF FIGHT YOU NEED"
"Great fight...I'm excited just for the sport...if this was a fight for national TV, free TV, this was the kind of fight you need for it...whoever tuned in tonight is going to follow these guys...I had Thurman winning," stated former world ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN IMMEDIATELY AFTER WIN OVER SHAWN PORTER; ANALYZES PERFORMANCE
"We were able to showcase our power and our skills today...maybe I did show sign a little too much respect in the ring...at the end of the day, we did what it took to win," stated undefeated WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman, who gave his ...... continue reading
KEITH THURMAN DEFEATS SHAWN PORTER; WINS UNANIMOUS DECISION IN ACTION-PACKED FIGHT
Moments ago at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman kept his undefeated record intact, defeating former world champion Shawn Porter via unanimous decision. The fight was action-packed through all 12 ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ANTHONY JOSHUA TALKS FUTURE CLASH WITH DEONTAY WILDER; HAS SEVERAL OPTIONS: "THEY ALL WANT ME"
"I'm in a good position...Wilder, Fury, Haye...any one of them...they all want me...it's going to come sooner or later...I just can't afford to mess up...I've got a lot more to give," stated IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] GEORGE GROVES SAYS HE'S READY FOR ANYONE AFTER DEFEATING MARTIN MURRAY; DISCUSSES PERFORMANCE
"I'm really happy with the result...I'm ready for anyone now...I crave a big fight to be honest...world title by the end of the year would be ideal," stated super middleweight contender George Groves, who talked about his future plans ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DOMINIC BREAZEALE IMMEDIATELY AFTER LOSS TO ANTHONY JOSHUA; TALKS LESSONS LEARNED IN FIRST LOSS
"Tough fought fight...no concussion, so I'm doing well...I didn't put too many punches together and that probably was the downfall this evening...hopefully I get another crack at him...there's some things I saw working for me, it's ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ANTHONY JOSHUA DESCRIBES KNOCKOUT OF DOMINIC BREAZEALE: "THE UPPERCUT WAS STARTING TO SLOW HIM DOWN"
"I just took my time and I finally found the shots that would take him out...sometimes, no matter what shots you're throwing and how flush they are, some people are here to stay, even if they're not there to win...the jab to the stomach and ...... continue reading