Boxing's only eight division world champion and future first-ballot Hall of Fame pugilist, Manny Pacquiao, will enter the ring once again on July 1, and face the WBO's number one ranked contender Jeff Horn at the SunCorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.
On Saturday, March 18, renowned Middleweight marauder and universally recognized 160 pound champion Gennady Golovkin will place his various trinkets and coveted distinctions on the line as he faces ostensibly his most formidable opponent to date, knock-out puncher Danny Jacobs.
Richard Schaefer is back in boxing with his own promotional outfit, Ringstar Promotions. What does this mean exactly?
To be or not to be; that seems to be the question on many a mind within the boxing community concerning former pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr.
No...eight division world titlist and Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiao will not be fighting Gennady Golovkin anytime soon.
In the boxing universe, not all promoters, managers, trainers and fighters get along...the paying customers often prefer it that way.
Immediately after Canelo Alvarez captured the WBO Junior Middleweight on September 17, by stopping incumbent title holder Liam Smith with a vicious body shot, Golden Boy Promotions founder Oscar De la Hoya dropped an unexpected bomb on the media in attendance at the post-fight press conference, announcing an eight figure offer made to Gennady Golovkin for a potential fight deal with his Mexican superstar.
2016 has been an admittedly forgettable year thus far within the fight community. From fans to promoters, every active participant seems to be licking their respective wounds well into the final quarter of the fiscal year.
With less than one month remaining until the historic battle of Light Heavyweights, featuring current WBA, IBF, and WBO champion Sergey Kovalev against former lineal 168 pound champ Andre Ward, the Krusher's former mentor and elite level trainer Abel Sanchez gave his pre-fight prediction for the November 19 meeting.