DEVON ALEXANDER OPENS UP ABOUT ADDICTION TO PAIN KILLERS; DRUG FREE AND EAGER TO GET BACK IN THE RING
"Now that I'm clear-headed, I'm so anxious to get back in the ring to rectify any wrongdoing, any nasty taste that's in people's mouth. I want to rectify that. Those performance wasn't me...I'm on a seek and destroy mission. ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ADRIEN BRONER DOES 16 ROUNDS OF SPARRING ON FIRST DAY BACK IN RING; DECLARES HE'S STILL SHARP
"This right here is just to keep me sharp...just to get me back in the groove of being back in the ring...they gonna be gunning for me though...It's all right here...I can do whatever I want with anybody...still in the late rounds, I was still ...... continue reading
JEFF MAYWEATHER OPEN UP ABOUT ROGER MAYWEATHER'S HEATLH ISSUES: "THE GYM IS HIS SANCTUARY"
"That won't change. It won't get better; it will only get worse with time. We just have to brace ourselves and be here for him as much as possible... The gym is his sanctuary. As long as he's in the gym, he's fine. That's the one ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DUSTY HERNANDEZ-HARRISON BREAKS DOWN KOVALEV VS. WARD: "IT'S ALL ON ANDRE WARD"
"I honestly think it's all on Andre Ward...as long as he doesn't get comfortable, as long as he doesn't get relaxed...Kovalev hits hard enough to change it...maybe Kovalev gives him a scare," stated welterweight contender Dusty ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ANTHONY CROLLA ANALYZES LOSS TO JORGE LINARES; EAGER FOR IMMEDIATE REMATCH: "HE ROCKED ME...I WANT THE REMATCH"
"He hit me with a hell of a shot and he absolutely, you know, he rocked me...I lost a close fight...just disappointment...that's the fight I want...I want the rematch...I'm still learning; I'm still improving," stated former world ...... continue reading
JORGE LINARES DEFEATS ANTHONY CROLLA VIA UNANIMOUS DECISION; CAPTURES WBA LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE
Jorge Linares relieved Anthony Crolla of the WBA lightweight belt by unanimous decision in Manchester Arena on Saturday. Linares, the Venezuelan based in Tokyo, hurt a knuckle in his right hand in the sixth round but wasn't being hurt by Crolla, ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ADRIEN BRONER COMMENTS ON CHARGES BEING DROPPED: "GOTTA COUNT MY BLESSINGS"
"When you talking about two charges that will get you twenty to thirty years...I'm not proud to say this, but I've been through that situation before...I'm just blessed, man...gotta count my blessings and cherish my blessings," stated ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DUSTY HERNANDEZ-HARRISON GUNNING FOR A BIG FIGHT; TALKS LATEST WIN, ROC NATION, AND FUTURE PLANS
"He was supposed to be the bigger guy, but he wasn't...he's a lot better than he was...everybody at Roc Nation kind of stepped up a little bit...we're ready...we're pushing for big fights...just waiting for one to come along," stated ...... continue reading
TREY LIPPE MORRISON STOPS LATIMORE IN FIRST; "HOT ROD" KALAJDZIC GETS 5TH ROUND TKO OVER PETERKIN
On a night when undefeated heavyweight Trey Lippe Morrison won his television debut and Ivan "The Beast" Baranchyk and Ivan "The Volk" Golub remained unbeaten, light heavyweight Radivoje "Hot Rod" Kalajdzic regained his winning ways by registering a ...... continue reading
TYSON FURY DECLARED MEDICALLY UNFIT; REMATCH WITH WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO SCRAPPED
It is with the deepest regret that we have to announce that the World Heavyweight Championship rematch between Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko, scheduled to take place on the 29th October 2016 at the Manchester Arena, will not be going ahead. ...... continue reading
TERRELL GAUSHA EAGER TO TAKE CAREER TO THE NEXT LEVEL: "I'M TRYING TO GET A BIG FIGHT...I'M READY!"
"I'm trying to get a big one. I'm waiting to hear the news now. I'm trying to get a big fight to end the year and get that title at the beginning of next year. I'm ready...I like the competition. You already know, I'm ready to ...... continue reading
JIM ROSS DISCUSSES STARS IN BOXING; EXPLAINS WHY MAYWEATHER AND PACQUIAO WILL BE HARD ACTS TO FOLLOW
"Much like the WWE, at some point, boxing and MMA, they have to replace stars that have moved on. Boxing is in a situation now where they have to replace Floyd Mayweather, and although Manny Pacquiao is out of retirement and fighting again for the ...... continue reading
GARY RUSSELL SR. REFLECTS ON OLYMPIC JUDGING AND KAEPERNICK'S ANTHEM PROTEST: "I FEEL THE BROTHER"
"I don't think they will clean it up. I honestly feel as long as you have certain entities with the finances, the people do what they want. They've been doing it for years. You think about Roy Jones, Mr. Floyd Mayweather, and Evander ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] SHAWN PORTER TALKS KOVALEV VS. WARD; CONFIDENT WARD WILL PROVE HE'S POUND-FOR-POUND #1 IN VICTORY
"I'm going to be front row for that one...if Ward does it, I expect him to, I think he will; he's basically going to prove to everyone what most of us have known for a long time...he is pound-for-pound the best fighter in the world," stated ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA SPARRING FOOTAGE; PUTTING IN WORK AHEAD OF NEXT FIGHT
FightHype.com was on hand at the Robert Garcia Boxing Academy in Riverside, California where undefeated former world champion Mikey Garcia was putting in work as he prepares for his upcoming return to the ring. Check out how he looked as he got in a ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] #TBT - DIEGO CORRALES ON CASTILLO REMATCH AND CLASSIC GOOSSEN IMITATION: "GET READY FOR WAR"
On September 17, 2005, shortly after Shane Mosley defeated Jose Luis Cruz and Marco Antonio Barrera unified the WBC and IBF super featherweight titles with a victory over Robbie Peden, FightHype.com caught up with then-unified lightweight champion ...... continue reading
KENT CRUZ: "I'M READY TO SHOW WHO I AM...I HAVE TO DELIVER NOW"
"They say you are who you fought, so I felt like with this fight, I'll get a little more respect. I got a lot more eyes on me now and I'm ready to show who I am. This is the beginning. I have to deliver now...I want to get right back to it. ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CHRIS ARREOLA EXPLAINS MAYWEATHER'S MOST IMPRESSIVE ACCOMPLISHMENT; HAS A MESSAGE FOR HIM
"He was undefeated against top contender, top fighters...he was fighting elite fighters...that's more impressive to me, the fact that he was fighting real fighters...you gotta tip your hat off to Mayweather...thank you for the great moments, ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] AUSTIN TROUT EXPLAINS WHAT CANELO DOES GOOD; TALKS GOLOVKIN, CHARLO, WILLIAMS AND MORE
"I don't know if Canelo is really trying to fight him...maybe he's waiting for him to get over the hill...that's a real toss up...Julian hasn't fought anybody, so we don't really know what he has...he's smart...he's got ...... continue reading
WILLIE MONROE JR. RESPONDS TO "COMPLIMENT" FROM CANELO'S TRAINER; EXPLAINS WHY HE FEELS BAD FOR ROSADO
"I would love that fight, but I got another compliment from his team...what they are going to put out to the media is we don't want to chase Willie Monroe. But what they are really saying is we don't want to deal with a guy that's going ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] SHAWN PORTER CONSIDERING JOSESITO LOPEZ CLASH AFTER POKER BATTLE
"I've been playing poker all day with Josesito Lopez...it's hard for me not to think about a fight with him...he's someone I could potentially fight...that fight has obviously rung in my head a few times tonight," stated former world ...... continue reading
TEVIN FARMER WARNS OPPONENTS AHEAD OF OCT. 14 RETURN: "FIGHT ME NOW...LONGER THEY WAIT, THE HARDER IT GETS"
"I'm back October 14th in Philadelphia. I was originally set for December. I'm still going in December, but I told Lou DiBella I didn't want to wait that long, so we hopped on something local in Philly and we have a solid opponent...They ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CHRIS ARREOLA SOUNDS OFF ON THE ONE PERSON HE CAN'T STAND; CONFIDENT HE STILL HAS FIGHT LEFT IN HIM
"I just know I lost and I got my ass kicked...I couldn't get off at all...I'm looking forward to 2017...coming back and getting some W's in...I see myself fighting another 2, 3 more years...I gotta make sure that it's the right ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] PETER QUILLIN SAYS RING RETURN "VERY SOON"; STILL CONSIDERING MOVE UP IN WEIGHT
"I'm hopefully getting back in the ring very soon, before the end of the year...they gonna talk shit about it or they gonna be happy for me...maybe we're going to see a move up...I'm feeling like I'm getting a new chance in life," ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CALEB PLANT CONFIDENT HIS RING IQ BEATS ANYONE; EYES WORLD TITLE FIGHT WITHIN A YEAR
"We looking to hopefully get in some time in November/December...it's going to be soon...I see myself beating whoever they put me in with...they can't outthink me...end of next year or some time in the beginning of 2018, I want to be ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] GERALD WASHINGTON GUNNING FOR DEONTAY WILDER FIRST, THEN ANTHONY JOSHUA; EAGER FOR TITLE SHOT
"I'm next in line...I'll probably have another fight possibly in November...I'm next in line to hopefully get an opportunity against him or Anthony Joshua or Tyson Fury...I'm ready to rock right now...I want Wilder first and then I ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] FERNANDO GUERRERO OPENS UP ABOUT HIS STRUGGLES AND HIS JOURNEY BACK
"We're going to have a fight...I'm preparing right now...you gotta go big or go home...I've been doing this ever since I was a baby...I can't go out like that...I'm here to fight whoever...people don't know the struggle," ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] SHAWN PORTER REACTS TO CANELO'S KO OF SMITH; EAGER FOR GOLOVKIN FIGHT AFTER "SLEEP MODE TO THE BODY"
"That was a great fight...Liam's got some heart, man...he did some things in some rounds, but he didn't do enough...Canelo is strong...he's a strong fighter...the body shots are great...had him on sleep mode to the body," stated former ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CHRIS ARREOLA REACTS TO CANELO'S KO OF LIAM SMITH; EXPLAINS WHY HE THINKS GOLOVKIN BEATS HIM
"Canelo was just too strong for him...it almost reminded me the way Triple G was playing around with Special K...you gotta respect the kid...until you fight Triple G and beat Triple G, then you can say that," stated heavyweight contender Chris ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] PETER QUILLIN SAYS CANELO NOT SCARED OF GOLOVKIN; EXPLAINS WHY HE BACKS HIS BUSINESS DECISION
"I don't knock anybody...Canelo sold 52,000 seats...as a business person, should he jeopardize that...it's all about the money, man, at the end of the day...I would've been fought GGG for $3 million...you gotta understand, I come from ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] AUSTIN TROUT REACTS TO CANELO'S KO OF LIAM SMITH; SAYS IT'S DISRESPECTFUL TO CLAIM HE'S BEST
"I knew Liam was going to give him more problems than they thought...I want my belt back...whoever got it, I need it...he ain't the best fighter in the sport...that's disrespectful," stated former world champion Austin Trout, who shared his ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] FERNANDO GUERRERO SAYS CANELO HAS SHOWN GROWTH VS. QUALITY OPPONENTS; QUESTIONS GOLOVKIN'S RESUME
"I thought that his opponent was a real, real good fighter...just because you don't know who he is doesn't mean that he's whack...that was a real good fight...Canelo showed a lot of growth, a lot of improvement...Canelo has the total ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] GERALD WASHINGTON SAYS CANELO WILL "ROCK" GOLOVKIN; AGREES HE'S THE BEST FIGHTER IN THE WORLD
"I'm a Canelo fan all the way...Mexican power, baby...he gonna rock that dude...he's become a beautiful fighter...he is the biggest star right now...he's number one, man...he's the one that everybody wants to see," stated heavyweight ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CALEB PLANT TABS CANELO TO BEAT GOLOVKIN; EXPLAINS WHY AND WHAT BROOK EXPOSED IN GOLOVKIN
"The business has to be right...Canelo...I think Kell Brook showed us that when somebody's throwing punches at Triple G, that he don't do well with it...Canelo lets his hands go," stated fast-rising middleweight champion Caleb Plant, who ...... continue reading
KID GALAHAD EAGER TO FACE GUILLERMO RIGONDEAUX: "I WANT TO FIGHT HIM AND THE SOONER THE BETTER"
Undefeated super-bantamweight ace Kid Galahad has targeted a showdown with pound-for-pound star Guillermo Rigondeaux and believes he can be the first man to defeat him. Galahad continues on his comeback when he features on British boxing's ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ANDRE WARD EXPLAINS WHY SERGEY KOVALEV FIGHT IS LIKE LEONARD VS. HEARNS AND WHY IT'S A MUST-SEE CLASH
"This is a Tommy Hearns/Sugar Ray Leonard type of fight all over again, simply because where we are in our careers, the type of styles that we have...everything that's on the line to lose and everything that's on the line to gain...this is a ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] SHAWN PORTER TALKS PACQUIAO VS. VARGAS; THINKS VARGAS IS BEING OVERLOOKED
"A lot of people are overlooking Jessie...Jessie's a hard-nosed Mexican fighter with some boxing skills...Manny's not coming back to lose," stated former world champion Shawn Porter, who shared his thoughts on the upcoming clash between ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA EXPLAINS WHY KOVALEV VS. WARD WINNER SHOULD BE #1 POUND-FOR-POUND
"In my opinion, I think it would be Ward-Kovalev...the best are fighting each other...for me, a pound-for-pound is the one that has beat those top guys...I don't think Chocolatito has the resume yet," stated world-class trainer Robert Garcia, ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ANDRE WARD EXPLAINS WHY LAWSUIT PERIOD WAS NECESSARY FOR CAREER GROWTH AND DEALING WITH CRITICS
"I don't read a lot of boxing news...I can't get caught up...I gotta stay locked in...that's just part of it...you wanna be in this game, you gotta be able to deal with...I'd rather not really know what you're saying...the whole ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ABNER MARES REVIEWS CARL FRAMPTON'S WIN OVER LEO SANTA CRUZ; ANALYZES POTENTIAL REMATCH
"It was a close fight...I though he lost, honestly...his head wasn't in there...I don't think it was the Leo that we always see...he fought a smart Frampton...I definitely see a difference...Leo was catching up later rounds...things can ...... continue reading