Heavyweight boxer Shannon Briggs interrupted the press-conference of Wladimir Klitschko at the Intercontinental Hotel today in Dortmund, Germany demanding a fight against the record-holding Ukrainian heavyweight champion.
Briggs demanded a fight against Wladimir Klitschko upcoming Saturday and even said he would be able to fight him right on the spot. Briggs had to be held back by the trainers and was forced to leave the press conference five minutes later.
Klitschko will defend his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles against Australian challenger Leapai in Oberhausen on Saturday.
More: Video – Alex Leapai training for Klitschko Continue reading
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., April 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — So far, 2014
has proven to be a stellar year for TITLE Boxing Club, as the largest
boxing franchise in the nation, recently announced its prestigious
rankings with Entrepreneur Magazine. Further solidifying their spot at
the top of their category, the company ranked No. 9 on the Top New
Franchise list and No. 36 for the Fastest Growing franchises. The
boxing franchise also claimed the No. 235 on the revered 2014 Franchise
500. Continue reading
HustleBoss.com speaks with IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter (24-0-1, 15 KO’s) following his impressive stoppage victory over Paulie Malignaggi this past weekend.
Porter: If Mayweather wants it he can get it
Porter: I’m a free agent, I want Mayweather or Pacquiao
Porter: If Kell Brook Gets an Injury, We are moving on
Porter: Broner wouldn’t answer the door if i knockned on it
Porter Post Fight Press Conference
Marc James, the Permanent General Secretary of the Malta Boxing Commission, today announced that the board of the MBC have voted unanimously to revoke the sanctioning of the upcoming event, which is due to take place at MFCC on 25th April 2014, as well as, with immediate effect, suspending all sanctioning agreements with the German Championship organisation WBUv – which is currently listed as World Boxing Union (German Version) by industry records website BoxRec.com. Continue reading
Video – Adrien Broner: “Losing was the best thing to happen to my career, I’ll Fight Manny Pacquiao at ANY WEIGHT”
Adrien Broner spoke to a group of boxing writers at the recent Hopkins-Shumenov card in Washington, DC, where he’s training for his May 3 figth with Carlos Molina. Broner spoke about fighting Molina on the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana PPV card, a rematch with Maidana and winning a fourth title in a fourth divsion. Continue reading
Friday night in Wichita, Kansas undefeated light heavyweight prospect Jeff Page Jr, defeated seasoned veteran Jose Spearman via 3rd round KO. Continue reading
In this boxing video, Miguel Cotto talks about his June 7th bout with Sergio Martinez, how training with Manny Pacquiao was and how Freddie Roach changed him as a fighter.
Three-time world champion Miguel Cotto of Puerto Rico will be facing WBC world Middleweight champion Sergio Martinez on Saturday, June 7, at the “Mecca of Boxing,” Madison Square Garden. Continue reading
Mayweather vs. Maidana, a 12-round world championship unification bout for Mayweather and Maidana’s respective 147-pound titles, is promoted by Mayweather Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions. The event will be produced and distributed live by SHOWTIME PPV Continue reading
Former WBA Welterweight World Champion boxer Luis Collazo will once again demonstrate his support for The NephCure Foundation when he meets Amir Khan in a critical confrontation May 3 as the co-featured bout on the blockbuster Floyd Mayweather card at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Continue reading
Jordan Shimmell won his fight against Damon McCreary by TKO on Monday night. The bout was part of the non-televised portion of the Golden Boy Promotions, 8 Count Productions and BOXX Promotions co-promoted show at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago which was broadcast on Fox Sports 1. Prior to the fight with Shimmell McCreary was 15-1 with 11 knockouts and his only loss was to Golden Boy Promotions’ heavyweight Deontay Wilder who is 31-0 with 31 knockouts. Continue reading