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DANNY GARCIA EYES BIG 2015

Danny Garcia discusses his future plans and much more!

KHAN LOOKS TO EARN HIS SHOT AT MAYWEATHER

Amir Khan vs. Devon Alexander: Will the winner earn a shot at Floyd Mayweather?

IS COTTO OR CANELO READY FOR GGG?

Check out the latest observations from the Boxing Observer!

GOLOVKIN WALKS THROUGH RUBIO IN 2

Relive the action in FightHype's round-by-round results.

RICARDO WILLIAMS CONTINUES ON THE COMEBACK TRAIL WITH HOMETOWN FIGHT ON NOVEMBER 7

Live boxing returns to Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati on Friday, Nov. 7 for another action-packed night of boxing presented by Ohio's largest boxing promoter, R&R Promotions. The Friday Night Fights event will feature boxers William Jackson, ...... continue reading

CZAR GLAZKOV: "I AM VERY EXCITED TO BE ON THE BIG CARD IN ATLANTIC CITY"

Ahead of his bout on the undercard of Hopkins-Kovalev on Nov. 8, Vyacheslav "Czar" Glazkov and his team reflected on his last outing. On Aug. 9,Glazkov defeated Derric Rossy via majority decision, but the fight was much closer than anyone predicted. ...... continue reading

BILLY DIB: "ONE STEP AT A TIME...I PLAN ON WINNING ANOTHER CROWN"

Former International Boxing Federation (IBF) featherweight champion Billy "The Kid" Dib (37-3, 21 KOs) will not be trick-or-treating tomorrow night (Friday) at home in Australia. Instead, he'll be dressed in trunks and wearing boxing gloves for ...... continue reading

ANDRE DIRRELL EAGER FOR REMATCH WITH CARL FROCH: "I WANT TO PROVE TO THE WORLD THAT I DON'T HAVE A BLEMISH ON MY RECORD"

"I talked about [Carl] Froch getting out of the game. I know he's talking about retirement and I know every fight that he has from here on in that he's definitely looking at retirement because I seen it online. I'm just hoping we can ...... continue reading

SADAM ALI ON LUIS ABREGU CLASH: "HE'S TRYING TO KNOCK ME OFF, BUT I'M NOT GOING TO GO ANYWHERE"

"He's tough and very strong and hungry. I'm in his way, but really he's actually in my way at the same time and it's going to be a great fight. He's trying to knock me off, but I'm not going to go anywhere...I just gotta be ...... continue reading

CHRIS ALGIERI EXPLAINS WHY HE CHOSE BOXING OVER MIXED MARTIAL ARTS AFTER HIS KICKBOXING CAREER

"That never crossed my mind. I respect the hell out of the guys who compete in the sport. It takes a tremendous amount of discipline and hard work. There's so many aspects to that game, but for me to want to be an MMA fighter, never a day in ...... continue reading

IRAN BARKLEY: "NOTHING IS GONNA KEEP ME DOWN"

FightHype.com was able to briefly catch up with former middleweight champion Iran "The Blade" Barkley to get an update on his health after the recent scare he had. Although his nurse walked in during the conversation to perform further tests, ...... continue reading

DAVID LEMIEUX: "I'M GOING TO BE A BEAST ON DECEMBER 6...TRIPLE G, THERE'S A NEW NAME THAT'S COMING IN"

"I'm going to be a beast on December 6 and it's going to be dangerous. I can't wait...Not everybody knows me here, but after December 6, you will. If you're worried about Triple G, there's a new name that's coming ...... continue reading

[VIDEO GALLERY] BERNARD HOPKINS MEDIA DAY RECAP AHEAD OF SERGEY KOVALEV CLASH

FightHype.com was on hand at the Joe Hand Boxing Gym in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where WBA & IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins held a media workout as he continues to prepare for his upcoming unification with WBO light heavyweight ...... continue reading

ANDRZEJ FONFARA: "I JUST WANT TO WIN THE FIGHT...MY NEXT STEP IS THE REMATCH WITH STEVENSON"

Hometown favorite Andrzej "The Polish Prince" Fonfara,  France's Doudou Ngumbu, WBO Bantamweight World Champion Tomoki Kameda and Interim WBO Bantamweight Champ Alejandro Hernandez worked out for the media on Wednesday at Oakley Fight Club ...... continue reading

GABRIEL ROSADO: "RECORDS CAN BE DECEIVING...DAVID LEMIEUX WILL LEARN THAT FIRST HAND"

Golden Boy Promotions returns to its East Coast home - Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday, December 6 with a special HBO Boxing After Dark tripleheader. In the 12-round main event, rising Canadian star David Lemieux will defend his NABF ...... continue reading

TYSON FURY ON DERECK CHISORA: "ONCE I START DETONATING BIG RIGHT HANDS...HE'LL QUICKLY FALL INTO A PILE OF RUBBLE"

Tyson Fury is following Hollywood star Brad Pitt into action and is ready for war against heavyweight rival Dereck Chisora. Pitt tops the box-office in the UK with his hit movie Fury about an army sergeant in World War Two who commands a tank with a ...... continue reading

CHRIS ALGIERI SAYS MANNY PACQUIAO HAS MORE HOLES IN HIS STYLE THAN MOST FIGHTERS AND HE PLANS TO EXPLOIT THEM

"My coaches have studied a tremendous amount of tape. You know, everybody has holes, and to tell you the truth, Manny has more than most, so we just gotta capitalize on those specific holes and tendencies. So far in sparring, we've had some ...... continue reading

EDDIE CHAMBERS WOULD LOVE TO TEST ANTHONY JOSHUA IN 2015

Former world heavyweight title challenger 'Fast' Eddie Chambers likes what he has seen of fast-rising prospect Anthony Joshua, but fears his run of soft opposition may only serve to hurt him in the future. The 32-year-old Chambers, once of ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS SAYS SERGEY KOVALEV IS A THREAT AND "WON'T BE AN EASY FIGHT", BUT "IT MIGHT LOOK EASY"

"He's a dangerous puncher. He has over 90% knockout rating, and anybody who fights this guy has an opportunity to not be the same. That's real. And we don't want to take nothing away from what this guy is now...we don't want no one ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS PREACHES ON CRITICS, KNOWING YOUR VALUE, AND THE POLITICS OF BOXING

"It doesn't really bother me one way or the other whether somebody root for me or they don't. I'm not controlled by peoples opinion about me...when you know your value, that's called negotiations. You can go to the table with ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CONFIDENT HOPKINS SAYS HE CAN BEAT ANY FIGHTER IN ANY WEIGHT CLASS: "AND THAT'S NOT BEING COCKY"

"I don't get caught up to what another guy might and can do. I train, I study, I know me. There's no fighter in the world that I will not put my record up to beat them any given day in this era in any class, and that's how I feel. And ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA DISCUSSES THE LEGACY OF BERNARD HOPKINS: "PUT HIM TOP 10 ALL-TIME GREATS IN ANY ERA"

"Hopkins always has the motivation no matter who he's facing...he's a machine...he's already one of the all-time greats...a win over Kovalev will once again solidify Hopkins as one of the all-time greats...you have to probably put him ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS SAYS HE REUNITED GOLDEN BOY AND HBO TO SPARK THE FLAME FOR MORE BIG FIGHTS

"This fight has a lot of politics and a lot of historic things wrapped up around it that I never had really in any fight in a long time...one is of course Golden Boy and the Cold War, and then second, I was the last fighter that left that was on HBO ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA DOESN'T THINK BERNARD HOPKINS WILL RETIRE ANY TIME SOON: "HE'S A FREAK OF NATURE"

"Hopkins hasn't shown me any sign of him slowing down whatsoever...there's no sign of him slowing down. Lately I've seen signs of him increasing his stamina, his punching power, his speed; he's a freak of nature," stated Golden Boy ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS ON AMERICAN SUPPORT: "THEY'D RATHER A RUSSIAN BEAT ME THAN ME BEAT HIM"

"I think I get my just due in Philadelphia. I don't think I get my just due in sport wide around the world...I believe I'm respected, but I believe it's just a thing where boxing is not looked amongst the top American sports...I ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA ON THE MOMENT HE KNEW IT WAS TIME TO RETIRE: "AFTER I GOT MY BUTT KICKED FROM PACQUIAO"

"After I got my butt kicked from Pacquiao. I just knew. I even knew beforehand...when you start getting beat up by your sparring partners, then that's a sign," stated Golden Boy Promotions founder Oscar De La Hoya, who joked about the moment he ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS EXPLAINS WHY HE'S HAVING THE BEST TIME OF HIS CAREER RIGHT NOW AT AGE 49

"I know the difference between, even with success Naazim, between this and between that. I'm having the best time in the last 5 or 6 years that I had in my whole career, even with the accolades of success. The best time," stated WBA & IBF ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS SHOWS HE STILL GOT JUMP ROPE SKILLS AT AGE 49 AHEAD OF KOVALEV CLASH

FightHype.com was on hand at the Joe Hand Boxing Gym in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where WBA & IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins held a media workout as he continues to prepare for his upcoming unification with WBO light heavyweight ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA SAYS RICHARD SCHAEFER WAS BUILDING WALLS, BUT HE'S BUILDING BRIDGES

"We're not about building walls. We're about building bridges...the last management that I had, they were building walls and it wasn't good for boxing...now, we're working with HBO, we're working with Showtime, we're working ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS HITS THE MITTS DURING MEDIA DAY AHEAD OF SERGEY KOVALEV CLASH

FightHype.com was on hand at the Joe Hand Boxing Gym in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where WBA & IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins held a media workout as he continues to prepare for his upcoming unification with WBO light heavyweight ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA RECALLS HOW BERNARD HOPKINS BEAT HIM PSYCHOLOGICALLY: "HE MADE ME COMPLACENT"

"This guy made me think; made me overconfident...I was 10, 15 years younger than him...he made me think if I just get by training camp, I don't have to do extra, I don't have to run extra miles or train harder...I can take this guy on; ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS WORKS THE HEAVY BAG IN PREPARATION FOR SERGEY KOVALEV CLASH

FightHype.com was on hand at the Joe Hand Boxing Gym in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where WBA & IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins held a media workout as he continues to prepare for his upcoming unification with WBO light heavyweight ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA ON BERNARD HOPKINS: "HE'S TOYING WITH YOUNG FIGHTERS...PSYCHOLOGICALLY HE BREAKS YOU"

"It's discipline...there's more to it, but that has a lot to do with it...I want to say he's fighting with no pressure...he's toying with young fighters half his age and for Hopkins, it starts outside the ring. Psychologically, he ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BERNARD HOPKINS SHOWS OFF SPEED AND TIMING ON SPEED BAG DURING MEDIA DAY AHEAD OF SERGEY KOVALEV CLASH

FightHype.com was on hand at the Joe Hand Boxing Gym in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where WBA & IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins held a media workout as he continues to prepare for his upcoming unification with WBO light heavyweight ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DE LA HOYA DISCUSSES HOPKINS FIGHTING KOVALEV AT THE AGE OF 49: "WHAT HE'S DOING IS UNHEARD OF IN ANY SPORT"

"You'll never, ever see any athlete in any sport at 49 years old compete at the highest level...you talk about any great fighter in any era, at 49 years old, hasn't been able to compete at this level...I don't think I've ever seen ...... continue reading

CHRIS ALGIERI NOT IN AWE OF MANNY PACQUIAO OR THE BIG STAGE; CREDITS KICKBOXING CAREER FOR EXPERIENCE

"I'm not going to be in awe of the big show or caught in the lights or caught in the aura of Manny Pacquiao. I've been in with some of the best in the world in kickboxing. Literally I've been in with guys who arguably were the best there ...... continue reading

PETER QUILLIN: "I'LL GET BACK IN THE RING, IF NOT DECEMBER, THEN JANUARY…AT LEAST 3 TO 4 FIGHTS NEXT YEAR"

"I'm maintaining my weight. I try not to reach over 180 pounds. I'm actually on a special little diet right now to try to stay around 170. If I can do that without a fight lined up, that would be a blessing…I got some things coming up. I ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] LUIS CARLOS ABREGU HOPES WIN OVER SADAM ALI LEADS TO MAYWEATHER, PACQUIAO, BRADLEY, THURMAN AND MORE

"We want to win this fight so we can then talk about big fight...Floyd Mayweather, Timothy Bradley, Manny Pacquiao, Marquez...Keith Thurman, Provodnikov, Brandon Rios," stated welterweight contender Carlos Abregu, who hopes to land himself the big ...... continue reading

JOHN MOLINA JR. STILL SEES CLASH WITH LUCAS MATTHYSSE AS FIGHT OF THE YEAR; WOULD LOVE TO DO AN ENCORE

As we come closer to the end of another year, the talks for Fight of the Year really begin to take place. Usually there is one stand out winner that most agree should take the prize, but in 2014 there is room for debate. There are two fights that ...... continue reading

ADONIS STEVENSON RETURN SET FOR DECEMBER 19 AGAINST DMITRY SUKHOTSKIY

World Boxing Council (WBC), The Ring Magazine and lineal light heavyweight champion Adonis "Superman" Stevenson (24-1, 20 KOs), the The Ring Magazine and ESPN's 2013 Fighter of the Year and 2013 Knockout of the Year winner, returns to the ring ...... continue reading

2012 OLYMPIC BRONZE MEDALIST YAMAGUCHI FALCAO GETS REMATCH WITH MARTIN FIDEL RIOS ON NOVEMBER 15

Golden Boy Promotions returns to the airwaves of Globosat in Brazil on Saturday, November 15 with an exciting card featuring several clashes between Brazil and Argentina, as well the latest bout of Olympic Bronze medalist Yamaguchi Falcao. Making a ...... continue reading

DANNY GARCIA: "WHAT MAKES ME ONE OF THE MOST DANGEROUS FIGHTERS...I'M THE MOST BALANCED FIGHTER AND I GOT A GREAT CHIN"

"I think I've shown it when I needed to and if I don't need to use it, then I don't have to. If I can go in there and knock a guy out, why would I go in there and try to box him? When I fought Matthysse, I knew I had to box, so I boxed ...... continue reading

JOHN MOLINA JR. STILL EYES EXCITING FIGHTS WITH OMAR FIGUEROA, ADRIEN BRONER AND MORE

John Molina Jr. is back in the gym and waiting on his next assignment as he hopes to get back in the ring before year-end. Molina suffered a tough loss to veteran Humberto Soto this past September, and while it was a setback, the hard-hitting Molina ...... continue reading

OBSERVE AND FIGHT: AMIR KHAN EARNING HIS SHOT AT FLOYD MAYWEATHER

It's Monday. Welcome back for another edition of Observe and Fight, The Boxing Observer's compilation of observations and random thoughts from the week that was in boxing. Get caught up on some of the most recent events you may have missed ...... continue reading