By Abdi Haid: IBF/IBO/WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin would like nothing better than to face WBC 160lb champ Saul Canelo Alvarez in his next fight in April so that he can get the fight over with and pick up the WBC strap from the catch-weight champion, but Canelo and his promoters at Golden Boy Promotions don’t want the fight with Golovkin yet. The two fighters are supposed to take interim fights in April and May … Read Article
Jeff Horn, the Brisbane Olympian affectionally known as ‘The World’s Toughest School Teacher’ and making international headlines in the welterweight division dominated by Floyd Mayweather, faces a tough homecoming in Brisbane on March 2, with the reward being a potential world title shot inside 18 months.
The 27 year old will face three-time world champion Randall Bailey who has won 46 of his 55 professional bouts with an impressive knockout percentage of 71 percent.… Read Article
In order for boxers to succeed in the sweet science, it takes multiple factors such as skill, strength and mental toughness. Boxers put their bodies to the limit in training camp for multiple weeks leading up until the week they fight. Then, at a last minute’s notice their fight can be cancelled. … Read Article
Tyson Fury is 11/10 with William Hill to win his rematch against Wladimir Klitschko with a May 7th date being mooted. Klitschko is 8/11 favourite with the draw 25/1.… Read Article
Former two-weight world champion David Haye broke broadcasting records this weekend for UKTV channel Dave, with a peak of 3 million viewers tuning in to watch The Hayemaker’s long-awaited comeback versus Australian Mark De Mori.
Dave, broadcasting a live sports event for the very first time, peaked a total of 3.02 million viewers for the fight – 14% of the UK TV audience – making it the top non-public broadcast service programme of the day. … Read Article
Bookmakers William Hill are taking more bets on Mark de Mori than David Haye, ahead of The Hayemaker’s comeback fight on Saturday. 65% of all bets are on Mark de Mori to win the fight, while the most popular bet is for de Mori to win by knockout in Round 1 at odds of 80/1!… Read Article
Legendary boxing manager and promoter Kellie Maloney is to act as an ambassador for a new boxing club in Whitebeam Avenue, Bromley and is to attend its official launch this weekend. … Read Article
Stacey Reile has a New Year’s Resolution for 2016 and that is to be an active boxer again. Despite not having a fight in about four years, Reile still trains and says that she is in the best shape of her life. She has been told by matchmakers and promoters that she is being avoided because of her boxing ability. With punching power in both hands and tremendous athleticism, the ambidextrous Reile is one of … Read Article
2015 was a very good year in boxing and we had many strong boxing prospects that will lead the way as we go into 2016. All the candidates below made the Real Combat Media Boxing Prospect top 5 list.… Read Article
The Pod Index, LLC is now offering the public the option to purchase unlimited access to an individual judge’s complete profile. The judge’s profile includes an analysis of each of their bouts, as well as the master scoresheet for each bout. The service and payment are both offered online at www.podindex.org.… Read Article