IBF #1 115 pound contender Raul Martinez was set to make the most of his second chance at a world title when he clashed with title holder Cristian Mijares.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. finally did it. He showed his true colors by publicly dishonoring his father and revealing the cancer that is his personality. What a terrible way to put the finishing touch on his legacy...
According to RingTV.com., Sergei Liakhovich's team claim their fighter's nose was broken in two places during the early rounds of yesterday's fight with Robert Helenius.
Four-time heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield, seen at ringside last night at the Povetkin-Chagaev card in Germany, said last week he'll rematch four-time world heavyweight title challenger Francois Botha later this year.
Unbeaten heavyweight Alexander Povetkin (22-0, 15 KOs) scored a twelve round unanimous decision over former WBA titleholder Ruslan Chagaev (27-2-1, 17 KOs) to claim the vacant WBA "regular" heavyweight title on Saturday night at the Messehall in Erfurt, Germany. A very close fight over the first five rounds.
This Saturday, 2004 Olympic Gold Medal winner Alexander Povetkin (21-0, 15 KOs) faces former WBA Heavyweight Champion Ruslan Chagaev (27-1-1, 17 KOs) for the vacant WBA Heavyweight Championship in Erfurt, Germany.
EL PASO, TX (August 27th, 2011) – On Friday, September 2nd, undefeated Heavyweight Contender David "El Nino" Rodriguez (35-0, 33 KOs) will officially announce that his third fight this year will take place in his home town of El Paso, TX.