Four-time world heavyweight champion Evander 'Real Deal' Holyfield is in line to challenge new WBA 'regular' heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin in his first world title defense of the title.
The man from Tijuana, Mexico, Erik "Terrible" Morales has announced his intention to go in the quest of getting his fifth lightweight championship.
Unbeaten boxer and WBO jr welterweight champion Timothy Bradley signed a new promotional contract with Top Rank Thursday and will face former lightweight champion Joel Casamayor (38-5-1, 22 KO) on the Nov. 12 Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez card at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Juan Manuel Lopez began his comeback last night with a second round stoppage over Mike" Machine Gun" Oliver at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum, in Puerto Rico. And yes, the vacant WBO Latino Featherweight title, was an add on, in this fight.
Talk about a surprise attack. Three fighters from Japan showcased their abilities at the MGM Grand last night against high-quality opponents and left those watching shell-shocked by the heart, grit and skills they showed in their victories.
HBO was advertising Sergio Martinez's fight with Serihy Dzinziruk as a dangerous fight, a real test. The southpaw from Germany, Martinez's previous opponent, was supposed to give Martinez a 'run for his money.' Sergio responded with a dominating performance where he knocked Dzinziruk multiple times. As a result of this great night, the Sergio Martinez band wagon was busting at the seams.