Claressa Shields Signs Deal With PFL, Will Compete In MMA As A Lightweight

Claressa Shields - Having become a three-weight world champion in boxing, in so doing becoming, according to herself, the “GWOAT,” Claressa Shields will now try her hand at MMA. As per a report from MMA Junkie, Shields has signed a deal with the Professional Fighters League (PFL), and the 25 year old will engage in “one-off fights at lightweight.”

Having become a three-weight world champion in boxing, in so doing becoming, according to herself, the “GWOAT,” Claressa Shields will now try her hand at MMA. As per a report from MMA Junkie, Shields has … read full article “Claressa Shields Signs Deal With PFL, Will Compete In MMA As A Lightweight”

Daniel Jacobs now a free agent, Matchroom contract over

Daniel Jacobs, Eddie Hearn, Gabe Rosado - Eddie Hearn says that Daniel Jacobs has completed his contract with Matchroom Boxing in finishing it with his close 12 round unanimous decision victory over Gabriel Rosado last Friday night at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida.

Eddie Hearn says that Daniel Jacobs has completed his contract with Matchroom Boxing in finishing it with his close 12 round unanimous decision victory over Gabriel Rosado last Friday night at the Seminole Hard Rock … read full article “Daniel Jacobs now a free agent, Matchroom contract over”

Daniel Dubois: “I’m Out Of Hospital, I’ll Be Back To Prove My Doubters Wrong”

Daniel Dubois, Joe Joyce - While the debate rages on as to whether or not Daniel Dubois should be referred to as a “quitter,” due to what went down on Saturday night in Dubois' big fight with Joe Joyce, Dubois himself has released a short message to his fans.

While the debate rages on as to whether or not Daniel Dubois should be referred to as a “quitter,” due to what went down on Saturday night in Dubois’ big fight with Joe Joyce, Dubois … read full article “Daniel Dubois: “I’m Out Of Hospital, I’ll Be Back To Prove My Doubters Wrong””

Saunders looking past Murray, targeting Canelo vs. Smith winner

Billy Joe Saunders, Callum Smith, Canelo Alvarez, Martin Murray - Billy Joe Saunders is seemingly looking past his opponent Martin Murray for this Friday by announcing that he wants first dibs on facing the winner of the December 19th fight between Canelo Alvarez and Callum Smith.

Billy Joe Saunders is seemingly looking past his opponent Martin Murray for this Friday by announcing that he wants first dibs on facing the winner of the December 19th fight between Canelo Alvarez and Callum … read full article “Saunders looking past Murray, targeting Canelo vs. Smith winner”

Foreman Thinks Tyson Can Become Champ Again If He Fights “The Right Champion,” Holmes And Atlas Disagree

George Foreman, Mike Tyson, Roy Jones Jr., Teddy Atlas - Heavyweight legends George Foreman and Larry Holmes both watched Saturday night's Mike Tyson-Roy Jones exhibition with interest, as did Tyson's former trainer Teddy Atlas. But while “Big George” came away impressed, “The Easton Assassin” was far cooler.

Heavyweight legends George Foreman and Larry Holmes both watched Saturday night’s Mike Tyson-Roy Jones exhibition with interest, as did Tyson’s former trainer Teddy Atlas. But while “Big George” came away impressed, “The Easton Assassin” was … read full article “Foreman Thinks Tyson Can Become Champ Again If He Fights “The Right Champion,” Holmes And Atlas Disagree”

Are You Thirsty For More Mike Tyson Exhibition Bouts? Tyson Says “I’d Like To Have One Every Two Months

Mike Tyson - So what did you think of the Mike Tyson-Roy Jones exhibition bout? It seems most people who tuned in enjoyed the bout, enjoyed seeing Tyson and Jones show the world the moves they are still capable of when in their 50s. The general feeling is Tyson deserved the win after the eight two-minute rounds were over, instead “Iron Mike,” arguably the best conditioned 54 year old in the world, had to settle for a draw.

So what did you think of the Mike Tyson-Roy Jones exhibition bout? It seems most people who tuned in enjoyed the bout, enjoyed seeing Tyson and Jones show the world the moves they are still … read full article “Are You Thirsty For More Mike Tyson Exhibition Bouts? Tyson Says “I’d Like To Have One Every Two Months”

Johnny Nelson: Daniel Dubois showed weakness in quitting

Daniel Dubois, Joe Joyce, Johnny Nelson - Former cruiserweight champion Johnny Nelson says heavyweight Daniel Dubois showed a weakness in character by quitting on a knee in the 10th round last Saturday night against Joe Joyce in their fight at the Church House in London, England.

Former cruiserweight champion Johnny Nelson says heavyweight Daniel Dubois showed a weakness in character by quitting on a knee in the 10th round last Saturday night against Joe Joyce in their fight at the Church … read full article “Johnny Nelson: Daniel Dubois showed weakness in quitting”