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A kind of giddiness surfaces from even the most stoic people when you mention the sudden rise of Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, the WBA and IBO middleweight titleholder.
In three years, the slightly boyish-looking boxer from Kazakhstan has evolved from European mish-mash to powerhouse marvel, in little more time than it takes to prepare for the Olympics.
Has there ever been a European fighter that captured the attention of the American fight public like Golovkin?
Undefeated records alone cannot guarantee the fickle boxing public will attach...
LOUIS CRUZ RETURNS ON BROADWAY BOXING WITH IMPRESSIVE TKO VICTORY
(Photo Credit: Ed Diller/DiBella Entertainment)
GOLUB HALTS MENA IN THREE
PAGAN ENDS LAYOFF WITH TKO1
New York, NY (10/8/15) - On Wednesday night, DiBella Entertainment staged another installment of its popular Broadway Boxing series at New York City's famed B.B. King Blues Club and Grill in midtown Manhattan in front of a passionate and lively crowd. Headlining the card was undefeated Bronx junior welterweight prospect Louis Cruz in his ring return following a 10-month...
GENNADY "GGG" GOLOVKIN, BRIAN VILORIA AND RUSLAN MADIYEV
LOS ANGELES MEDIA WORKOUTSPHOTOS AND QUOTES
Photos by Chris Farina, K2 Promotions/Golden Boy Promotions
Footage by K2 Promotions/Golden Boy Promotions
LA Media Workout VIDEO
LA Media Workout PHOTOS
LOS ANGELES, CA (October 7, 2015) Boxing Superstar and WBA, IBO and WBC"Interim" Middleweight Champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin, (33-0, 30KOs),Four-Time World Champion in two weight divisions, Brian "The Hawaiian Punch"Viloria, (36-4 (22KOs) and top junior welterweight...
DANIEL JACOBS VS. PETER QUILLINPRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES AND PHOTOS
FOR DEC. 5 CLASH ON SHOWTIME®
"It doesn't matter what he comes to the table with, we will have a 10-week camp for this fight and we will be completely ready."
- Daniel Jacobs
"I expect Danny to bring his great chin to this fight. I didn't notice it before but his chin looks very huge." - Peter Quillin
SATURDAY, DEC. 5, LIVE ON SHOWTIME®
FROM BARCLAYS CENTER IN BROOKLYN
Photos From Ed Diller/DiBella Entertainment
Tickets On Sale Now!!!
A side versus A side, that's what we fight fans want. No rocket science to it...bells, whistles, great, whatev...But we don't deserve gussied up pigs with garish shades of lipstick smeared on 'em to make em appear presentable--we deserve the best fighting the best.
And when you present that to us, we will tune in.
To that end...I'm hearing we got a date and site for a solid A side versus A side tangle, from the PBC people.
Keith Thurman (26-0), the talented and slightly eccentric--in a good way!--Floridian, will tangle with muscle-y Shawn...
Former WBC World Lightheavyweight Champion Montell Griffin has announced he will be making a comeback to boxing, at 45 years old.
Griffin told reporters in his hometown of Chicago that he has been working with promoter Bobby Hitz and is likely to come back on the Hitz Entertainment card scheduled for November 25th at the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Indiana.
Griffin last fought in August of 2011, when he won a unanimous decision in an 8 round bout over journeyman DeAndrey Abron. When asked what made him look for another fight four years...
Kubrat Pulev (20-1, 11 KOs) returns with a renewed vigour on October 17 as the Bulgarian heavyweight star looks to get his World title ambitions back on track with a victory over George Arias (56-13, 42 KOs) at the dm-Arena in Karlsruhe, Germany.
Pulev has been out of the ring since November 2014, where despite a brave performance, the 34 year-old failed to dethrone Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko.
Following a period of transition, which has seen the ‘Cobra’ team up with legendary German coach Ulli Wegner, the former European...
***Abraham defends WBO title against Murray on November 21 in Hannover***
‘King’ Arthur Abraham (43-4, 29 KOs) will defend his WBO World Super Middleweight Championship against Britain’s Martin Murray (32-2-1, 15 KOs) on November 21 at the TUI Arena in Hannover, Germany.
Abraham, the 35 year-old from Berlin, will be aiming for a fifth successive defence of his WBO strap following a devastating sixth-round technical knockout victory over domestic rival Robert Stieglitz, and the two-time World Champion is expecting a tough test against...
JOSE UZCATEGUI KNOCKS OUT JULIUS JACKSON IN THE SECOND ROUND OF PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS ON FS1 AND FOX DEPORTES FROM COWBOYS DANCEHALL IN SAN ANTONIO, TX
Argenis Mendez Wins Unanimous Decision Over Miguel Vazquez
Photo Credit: Josh Jordan/PBC
Jackson vs. Uzcategui Highlights Available HERE
Vazquez vs. Mendez Highlights Available HERE
SAN ANTONIO (October 6, 2015) - The main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes from Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, TX saw Jose Uzcategui (24-1, 20 KOs) stop Julius...
Kovalev to Return Very Early in 2016, Moscow Debut Postponed
WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion
Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev
Photo Credits: David Spagnolo/Main Events
Totowa, NJ: WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (28-0-1, 25 KOs) was scheduled to fight for the first time as a champion in Russia, his home country, in late November but the fight has been postponed due to scheduling conflicts. Kovalev will return to the ring very early in 2016. The date, opponent and location will be...