Thurman: ‘The best fights in the welterweight division have involved Keith Thurman and that will continue to be the case’

WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman will make his long-awaited return to the ring when he battles Josesito Lopez on January 26 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The 30-year-old Thurman has missed close to two years of action due to elbow Continue reading Thurman: ‘The best fights in the welterweight division have involved Keith Thurman and that will continue to be the case’

Danny Jacobs: ‘The fight for May is the Canelo-Jacobs unification’

Daniel Jacobs is gunning for a Middleweight World title unification battle with Canelo Alvarez in 2019 – and the IBF World ruler says their showdown is one of the biggest fights in boxing. Jacobs will be ringside at Madison Square Continue reading Danny Jacobs: ‘The fight for May is the Canelo-Jacobs unification’

Photos from Lomachenko’s victory over Pedraza

WBA lightweight champion Vasiliy Lomachenko wanted to unify lightweight world titles. After 12 rounds, he got his wish, although WBO champion Jose Pedraza sure didn’t make it easy and halted Lomachenko‘s eight-bout knockout streak in the process. Lomachenko (12-1 9 KOs,) defeated Pedraza (25-2, 12 KOs) Continue reading Photos from Lomachenko’s victory over Pedraza

Boxer Lorenzo Simpson on when he will win his first belt: ‘I’ll give it like two or three(years)'(VIDEO)

Middleweight Lorenzo “Truck” Simpson made his much-anticipated pro debut on Saturday night at Bowie State University in Maryland, and he did not disappoint. Simpson would stop Deandre West in round one to earn his first professional victory. The Baltimore native Continue reading Boxer Lorenzo Simpson on when he will win his first belt: ‘I’ll give it like two or three(years)'(VIDEO)

Alvarez-Kovalev 2 set for February 2 in Texas

Their first fight ended with a dramatic knockout that shook up the Atlantic City Boardwalk. The rematch between Eleider “Storm” Alvarez and Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev will bring two of the light heavyweight division’s biggest names to The Star. Alvarez will Continue reading Alvarez-Kovalev 2 set for February 2 in Texas

Rules for Mayweather-Nasukawa exhibition fight

Undefeated boxing legend Floyd “Money” Mayweather and sensational RIZIN Fighting Federation star Tenshin Nasukawa will battle in a special exhibition fight on New Year’s Eve from Saitama Prefecture Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. See below for quotes gathered from the media workout and press Continue reading Rules for Mayweather-Nasukawa exhibition fight