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GENNADY "GGG" GOLOVKIN VS. DAVID LEMIEUX FINAL MEDIA WORKOUT QUOTES & PHOTOS
Photos by William Hart, K2 Promotions/Golden Boy Promotions
Footage by K2 Promotions/Golden Boy Promotions
NEW YORK CITY (October 13, 2015) WBA, IBO and WBC "Interim" Middleweight World Champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin, (33-0, 30KOs) and IBF Middleweight World Champion David Lemieux (34-2, 31 KOs) hosted their fight week media workout today alongside number one Pound-for-Pound Fighter and WBC Flyweight World Champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez, (43-0, 37KOs)...
Currently, he is on the mend from having rotator cuff surgery. The last time we saw Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao 57-6-2 (38) he was sharing a ring with Floyd Mayweather in the richest fight in boxing history.
Last week Pacquiao announced he would likely retire next year after one last fight to focus on a career in politics, hopefully as a senator.
“I think I’m ready (to retire). I’ve been in boxing for more than 20 years,” Pacquiao, 36, said in an interview on local ABS-CBN television network.
A congressman since 2010,...
Lethal power-puncher Gennady Golovkin, the world’s best middleweight, 33-0 and thirty-three years of age out of Karaganda, Kazakhstan, meets Canadian David Lemieux, 26 years old and 34-2 in Madison Square Garden on the seventeenth of this month.
It’s a good fight, and, should he win, Golovkin is on his way to becoming a great fighter. But it’s not the main event.
It is receiving top billing because the main protagonist is a middleweight power-puncher and because there are people in powerful positions that believe him a possible...
FONFARA VS. CLEVERLY
PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS ON SPIKE
MEDIA WORKOUT QUOTES & PHOTOS
Photo Credit: Przemek Garczarczyk
CHICAGO (October 13, 2015) - "Chicago's Polish Prince" and top light heavyweight contender Andrzej Fonfara (27-3, 16 KOs) and his opponent, former world champion Nathan Cleverly (29-2, 15 KOs); along with reigning super flyweight world champion Kohei Kono (30-8-1, 13 KOs) and former world championKoki Kameda (33-1, 18 KOs), worked out for the media today in advance of their Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on...
"I'M GOING TO WIPE OUT TOP RANK'S STABLE AND IT STARTS ON FRIDAY WITH SEANIE MONAGHAN!" - Donovan George
"THE ONLY THING DONOVAN GEORGE WILL BE WIPING OUT ARE THE COBWEBS I PUT IN HIS HEAD!" - Seanie Monaghan
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BROOKLYN (October 13, 2015) -- A Mets-Cubs showdown has nothing on the upcoming Brooklyn brawl between Long Beach, New York's undefeated No. 4 world-rated light heavyweight contender "Irish" SEANIE...
Let’s kick it old school—Golden Girls style.
Picture it. Boxing. 1995.
The sonic sledgehammers of Wu-Tang, Biggie, and Nas sluiced the streets. If you had a cell phone, it was of the Zack Morris variety. Forget about the internet.
Fighters like James Toney, Felix Trinidad, Oscar De La Hoya, Shane Mosley, Pernell Whitaker, Ricardo Lopez, Roy Jones, Jr., and so many other exceptional fighters of the day, could be seen gracing the squared circle with such excellence to rival any other era in the sport.
I was a young man then, in front...
PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS ON ESPN MEDIA WORKOUT QUOTES IN ADVANCE OF DEVON ALEXANDER VS. ARON MARTINEZ AT
GILA RIVER ARENA IN GLENDALE, AZ ON OCTOBER 14
Coverage On ESPN Begins At 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. MT/PT
GLENDALE, AZ. (October 12, 2015) - Televised fighters on the Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on ESPN fight card taking place this Wednesday in Glendale, AZ took time out of their busy schedules to host a media workout at Central Street Boxing Gym.
Devon Alexander "The Great" (26-3, 14 KOs) will take on battle-tested Mexican Aron Martinez...
Importance of the fight - What would a victory over Lemieux to unify titles mean for your career?
“This is the most important fight of my career since I won the WBA title in 2010. I have always wanted to unify all the belts and that’s why I give a lot of respect to Lemieux for being the first champion to fight me.
“This fight is very important to me to prove who is who and who is the best middleweight.
“Bernard Hopkins was the last middleweight to unify all four titles when he beat Oscar De La Hoya in 2004. This inspires me to do...
Taking punches — How important will your chin be to winning
You know this is a fight that people wanted to see. The fans and the world want to see this fight because they know it will be a war. In war there is pain if you accept that and decide to go in there it means you made up your mind that through thick and thin, you will pay the price that needs to be paid.
I believe it is a night that there will be blood, there will be pain and suffering and at the end of the day the winner is the one that wants it most. Believe me there is a...
CHICAGO (October 12, 2015) - Reigning super flyweight world champion Kohei Kono (30-8-1, 13 KOs) will meet former world champion Koki Kameda (33-1, 18 KOs) as the televised opener of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike on Friday, October 16 from UIC Pavilion in Chicago beginning at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
Eddie Ramirez (10-0, 7 KOs), of nearby Aurora, Illinois, will take on Ammeth Diaz (32-12, 23 KOs) in an eight-round super lightweight bout while Poland's PatrickSyzmanski (14-0, 9 KOs) enters the ring against Richard Gutierrez (28-16-1, 17 KOs)...