Undefeated welterweight world champion Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) makes the first defense of his title against former two-division world champion Lamont Peterson (35-3-1, 17 KOs). Live form Brooklyn’s Barclays Center.
WBC champion Deontay Wilder says he is willing to give the unbeaten Cuban contender another shot as a failed drug test by Luis Ortiz canceled their scheduled November title clash. Not content to sit around and wait for Anthony Joshua to make a highly-anticipated heavyweight championship unification match, Deontay Wilder wants to stay sharp and
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.
Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares both publicly agreed that with wins on Saturday evening, the next logical step was a rematch of their August 2015 classic slugfest. An unspoken agreement came of their respective performances, both turning in near-perfect performances in separate legs of a Premier Boxing Champions on Fox telecast Saturday evening from
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,