London (AFP) – Amir Khan says he didn’t want to demand a rehydration clause for his forthcoming fight with Saul Alvarez because he wants to make the biggest possible statement in his first bout above welterweight. Former world champion Khan will fight above welterweight for the first time in his career at a catchweight of
WBC MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION MIGUEL COTTO VS. TWO-TIME WORLD CHAMPION CANELO ALVAREZ FIGHT WEEK MEDIA SCHEDULE *All Times Are Pacific Standard Time* TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2015 12:00 p.m. MIGUEL COTTO VS. CANELO ALVAREZ GRAND ARRIVALS – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Location: Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Main Casino Floor – Directly outside of the 12:00 p.m.
YUNIESKI GONZALEZ VS. VYACHESLAV SHABRANSKYY TO HEADLINE FULL CARD FROM TURNING STONE RESORT CASINO IN VERONA, NY SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19 ON HBO LATINO® BOXING (November 12, 2015) – Golden Boy Promotions in association with Star Boxing plans to feature a full card on HBO Latino Boxing ahead of its previously announced HBO Boxing After Dark®
There’s a sentiment around the gym of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez that he’s like a great fastball pitcher. In most cases, the reasoning goes, that power pitch – which is his power punching – usually decides fights against opponents who want to make things more complicated with technical boxing. That thinking has made Alvarez (45-1-1, 32
A potential 2016 blockbuster showdown between Gennady Golovkin and the winner of November’s Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Miguel Cotto megafight may have hit a major snag. After GGG ran roughshod over David Lemieux last Saturday, the calls for the knockout artist to face the winner of Cotto-Alvarez picked up steam. Oscar De La Hoya, who