Before fans at the Theater at Madison Square Garden are treated to the long-awaited WBO Light Heavyweight World Championship bout between Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev and Vyacheslav “Lion Heart/Chingonskyy” Shabranskyy on Saturday, November 25, they will witness an exciting mix of top international and local prospects on the non-televised undercard. Brooklyn native and local philanthropist, Frank “Notorious” Galarza (17-2-2, 11 KOs), will
Jacobs vs. Arias — Former WBA middleweight king Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs), is back in action following his brilliant performance in New York against Gennady Golovkin last March. The Brooklyn born ‘Miracle Man’ is targeting world title action in 2018 and will be looking for an explosive performance against the unbeaten American Arias to signal
POST FIGHT QUOTES Terrell Gausha: “Tough loss, but I’m a true fighter and a competitor. This is only going to bring out the best in me. I’m going to be a better, smarter fighter. Lara was a good fighter, very crafty. It happens. “I hate to lose but I know it comes with the sport.
A late-bloomer to the pro ranks, unbeaten Maryland native Jarrett Hurd discusses his unlikely path to becoming a 154-pound world champion and talks about the tough title test that awaits October 14 in former champ Austin Trout. Jarrett Hurd’s ascent to becoming a 154-pound world champion followed an unlikely path. The Accokeek, Maryland native first
LARA VS. GAUSHA SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2017 at 10 PM on SHOWTIME A trio of 154-pound world champions defend their titles in a night of showdowns headlined by Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara (24-2-2, 14 KOs) facing off against undefeated challenger Terrell Gausha (20-0, 9 KOs). In co-features, hard-hitting super welterweight Jermell “Iron Man” Charlo (29-0,