SERGEY KOVALEV ON JEAN PASCAL REMATCH: "I WILL MAKE HIM CLOSE HIS MOUTH ONCE AND FOR ALL"
Although the fight is still two months away, there was already tension between unified light heavyweight title holder Sergey Kovalev and former world champion Jean Pascal at Monday's press conference held at Bell Centre's La Cage - Brasserie ...... continue reading
ANTHONY JOSHUA ON TYSON FURY: "I BELIEVE I CAN BEAT ANYONE...WE WOULD DEFINITELY TAKE THE FIGHT"
Anthony Joshua has been touted as the future of British and Heavyweight boxing, a man whose classy, admirable approach, combined with his ferocious in-ring performances, has made him a well-respected ambassador for British boxing. In light of fellow ...... continue reading
DAVID HAYE QUESTIONS TYSON FURY'S UNWILLINGNESS TO FIGHT HIM OR DEONTAY WILDER: "HE NEEDS BIG NAMES"
On November 24, 2015, former heavyweight champion David Haye finally announced his return to the ring after a 3 year absence. A January 16 showdown with Australia's Mark De Mouri is first on his agenda, but talk of a world title shot have ...... continue reading
DANNY GARCIA DISCUSSES ROBERT GUERRERO CLASH: "I'M HUNGRY AS EVER RIGHT NOW"
"Ah man, January 23rd on FOX primetime. It's the first fight on FOX for Premier Boxing Champions and I'm excited...I'm hungry as ever right now. It's a new division, I want to make some noise in this division and I want to be a ...... continue reading
AMIR MANSOUR ON TYSON FURY'S VICTORY OVER WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO: "HE WAS RIPE FOR THE PICKINGS"
"I just felt like anybody that wanted it bad enough could have come in and beat Klitschko. Anybody that wasn't intimidated and really wanted it bad enough and was aggressive with him, I just thought he was ripe for the pickings. He has been a ...... continue reading
FIDEL MALDONADO JR. SIGNS MULTI YEAR PROMOTIONAL CONTRACT WITH GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS
Fidel "The Atrisco Kid" Maldonado Jr. (20-3, 17 KOs) of Albuquerque, New Mexico, signed a multi-year multi-fight promotion contract with Golden Boy Promotions today. Fresh off a victory against Lowell Brownfield in September, Maldonado Jr. is ready ...... continue reading
JAMES DEGALE: "I'M PEAKING RIGHT NOW...CREDIT TO BUTE, HE'S A GREAT CHAMPION"
James DeGale defended his IBF Super Middleweight World Championship in a thriller over hometown favorite and former champion Lucian Bute on Saturday in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING. ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] TYSON FURY LAUGHS AT IDEA OF DEONTAY WILDER CLASH; SAYS "BASKETBALL PLAYER" WILL HAVE TO WAIT
"Why do we need to mention Deontay Wilder...let's have a laugh at his name...why would I have to be bothered about another basketball player who just came to boxing a couple of years ago...if Deontay Wilder wants a unification fight, he's ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] TYSON FURY'S TRAINER EXPLAINS STRATEGY IN WIN OVER WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO; SAYS REMATCH FIRST BEFORE WILDER
"The sky's the limit for this kid...you seen something totally different from Tyson Fury...very, very happy with his performance...simple boxing and skill," stated Peter Fury, world-class trainer of newly-crowned unififed heavyweight champion ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] TYSON FURY ON REMATCH WITH WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO: "I'D LIKE TO DO IT ALL AGAIN"
"I'm a fighter, so I will take on all challengers...I'd like to do it all again...whatever happens next is a blessing," stated newly-crowned heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, who talked about a potential rematch with former champion Wladimir ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] TYSON FURY TALKS WIN OVER WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO; LOOKS FORWARD TO REMATCH
"I was very, very happy when I got the result...it's a very great honor for me...it's not come easy...25 fights now...I earned my right to be here tonight...all the hard work has been rewarded with these belts...this has been the icing ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO TALKS LOSS TO TYSON FURY; SAYS HE WANTS REMATCH AND EXPLAINS WHAT WENT WRONG
"I wish there would be more clean shots...I couldn't find the right distance to land those shots...Tyson was quick with his hands and his body movement...I congratulate him tonight...to be continued," stated former heavyweight champion Wladimir ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] VITALI KLITSCHKO SHOCKED BY WLADIMIR'S PERFORMANCE IN LOSS TO FURY; SAYS REMATCH WILL HAPPEN
"My brother shocked me because I know how good Wladimir is...Wladimir don't show his performance tonight," stated former heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko, who shared his thoughts on Wladimir Klitschko's performance in his loss to ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] KLITSCHKO TRAINER JOHNATHON BANKS PRAISES TYSON FURY ON BOXKING SKILLS; SAYS WLADIMIR WILL BE BACK
"I want to start off by congratulating Tyson Fury...clearly the fight didn't go as Wladimir and I planned...Tyson did a good job...Wladimir Klitschko will be back," stated Wladimir Klitschko's trainer Johnathon Banks, who congratulated Tyson ...... continue reading
JERMALL CHARLO SCORES 4TH ROUND STOPPAGE OF WILKY CAMPFORT
Super welterweight world champion Jermall "Hitman" Charlo (23-0, 18 KOs) stopped "Silky" Wilky Campfort (21-2, 12 KOs) in the fourth-round to retain his title Saturday afternoon on Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on NBC from The Bomb Factory in ...... continue reading
FLOYD MAYWEATHER WINS BIG AFTER BETTING ON UNDERDOG TYSON FURY
Tyson Fury wasn't the only one who believed in his pre-fight boasts claiming that he would finally bring an end to Wladimir Klitschko's dominance of the heavyweight division. Retired undefeated former pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather ...... continue reading
TYSON FURY DEFEATS WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO VIA UNANIMOUS DECISION
Moments ago at ESPRIT arena in Dusseldorf, Germany, game challenger Tyson Fury lived up to his pre-fight boasts and predictions, defeating former unified WBA, IBF, & WBO heavyweight champon Wladimir Klitscho via unanimous decision. Fury ...... continue reading
DANNY GARCIA SAYS ROBERT GUERRERO IS TOUGH, BUT DOESN'T THINK HE'LL BANG WITH HIM: "I'M THE STRONGER FIGHTER"
"Robert Guerrero is a tough fighter. He brings a lot of mental strength and I look forward to the fight. I can't wait to go to LA and show the LA fans what Danny Garcia is about," stated undefeated former world champion Danny Garcia who talked ...... continue reading
TRAINER DERRICK JAMES ON SPENCE VS. BARRERA: "HE'S GOING TO BE A TOUGH GUY...THIS IS A BIG STEP FOR ERROL"
"He's tough, he's rugged, and he has 28 wins and just 2 losses, so he's going to be a tough guy...This is a big step for Errol and he get to do it in his hometown, so it's beautiful and you can't beat it...His 2015 has been ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA SAYS IT'S NOW OR NEVER FOR CANELO TO FACE GOLOVKIN; EXPLAINS WHY HE CAN BEAT HIM
"If he's not ready now, he'll never be ready...if he does fight Triple G, he's the kind of fighter that will give Triple G the most difficult fight ever," stated undefeated former world champion Mikey Garcia, who shared his thoughts on a ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA DOESN'T THINK CANELO SHOULD FACE GOLOVKIN NEXT: "HE GETS BEAT BY TRIPLE G"
"Canelo is a superstar...I don't think he takes those chances...he should've taken more chances...I don't think he's ready yet...right now, I wouldn't advice him to do it...I think he gets beat by Triple G," stated world-class ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JOHNNY NELSON EXPLAINS WHY GOLOVKIN SOULD MOVE UP IF HE DOESN'T GET CANELO NEXT
"I think that is a perfect for them both to fight each other....otherwise GGG has to step up to fight Ward...I think Gennady Golovkin should seriously consider that," stated Sky Sports commentator and former world champion Johnny Nelson, who shared ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA RATES CANELO'S WIN OVER COTTO; SAYS HE EXPECTED MORE FROM CANELO AND FIGHT WAS EVEN
"I thought the fight was a lot closer than the judges had it...honestly, I had it even...," stated undefeated former world champion Mikey Garcia, who shared his thoughts on Canelo Alvarez's performance in his unanimous decision victory over ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA REVIEWS CANELO'S WIN OVER COTTO; SAYS IT WAS CLOSE AND HAD IT EVEN AFTER 10
"I thought it was closer too...up until the 10th round, I thought it was 5 to 5...I think Canelo won the last two rounds," stated world-class trainer Robert Garcia, who shared his thoughts on Canelo Alvarez's performance in his unanimous ...... continue reading
AMIR IMAM: "I'M TAKING A RISK BY TAKING THIS FIGHT...I'M FOCUSED ON A 140-POUND TITLE SHOT"
Undefeated WBC No. 1 ranked super lightweight Amir Imam (18-0, 15 KOs) and Adrian Granados (16-4-2, 11 KOs) faced off on Thursday ahead of their 10-round bout on Saturday, Nov. 28, on SHOWTIME BOXING on SHO EXTREME. ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JOHNNY NELSON EXCITED ABOUT THE RETURN OF DAVID HAYE; EYES SEVERAL FIGHTS FOR HIM
"David is very good at self-promotion...what's important is David's back...David has created a lot of question marks and it's got you talking...look at the fights we can have in England," stated Sky Sports commentator and former world ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ADAM SMITH TALKS DAVID HAYE'S RETURN, JAMES DEGALE'S TITLE DEFENSE AGAINST LUCIAN BUTE, AND MORE
"I think it's terrific. I think it's great he's back...David Haye's a great fighter...he's got power, he's got speed...he could be right back in the mix," stated Sky Sports commentator Adam Smith, who shared his thoughts on ...... continue reading
FLOYD MAYWEATHER'S ADVICE TO TERENCE CRAWFORD ON PACQUIAO: "IT'S NOT GOING TO BE EASY...HE'S A LOT BETTER THAN WHAT I THOUGHT"
"If Terence Crawford happens to fight Manny Pacquiao, I want to let him know that it's not going to be easy. Even though I know I made it look easy, it's not going to be easy," stated retired former P4P king Floyd Mayweather. ...... continue reading
JEFF MAYWEATHER SHREDS OSCAR DE LA HOYA; BREAKS DOWN REAL GENESIS OF DE LA HOYA'S ANIMOSITY TOWARDS FLOYD
"When he first started out, everything was great. He had a great story. But after your career ended and your promotion took a hit, you just became a phony...You calling a motherfucker a coward when you quit on the stool in your last fight. Floyd ...... continue reading
MIGUEL FLORES: "IN A YEAR OR SO, I'LL BE READY FOR A WORLD TITLE OPPORTUNITY"
"Some guys get stage fright when they get on TV and I showed the world that I can compete with the top featherweights. I'm ready. I'm not going to say I could fight for a world title right now, but in a year or so, I'll be ready for a ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JOHN FURY INSISTS NEW AND IMPROVED TYSON FURY HAS KEY TO DEFEAT KLITSCHKO: "KLITSCHKO'S GOING TO LOSE"
"You're going to see a new Tyson Fury that's never been seen before...we've seen inside of his soul and Tyson Fury is Wladimir Klitschko's worst nightmare...I believe we have his number...Klitschko's going to lose his ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JOHNNY NELSON BREAKS DOWN KLITSCHKO VS. FURY; EXPLAINS WHY IT WILL BE AN AWKWARD FIGHT
"To me, it's about pace...he has to control that pace...this will be a mess, awkward fight...don't be surprised if points are taken away...don't be surprised if Wladimir gets frustrated throughout the fight," stated Sky Sports ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ADAM SMITH BREAKS DOWN KLITSCHKO VS. FURY: "IT'S A TOUGH ASK FOR TYSON FURY"
"I don't think any of us has seen somebody like Tyson Fury...he thoroughly believes in himself...I don't think he's rattled Wladimir...it's been entertaining and that's the fascination of Fury...it's going to be really ...... continue reading
FLOYD MAYWEATHER RESPONDS TO OSCAR DE LA HOYA WITH THE FACTS: "DON'T THROW STONES IF YOU LIVE IN A GLASS HOUSE"
"They always say Mayweather is a boring fighter. I sit back and think, if I'm such a boring fighter, if all I do is run, if I'm such a chicken, then why every time I make any move, it goes viral...when you get to talking about handpicking, ...... continue reading
JERMALL CHARLO: "I'M MORE THAN READY TO GO IN AND GIVE IT MY ALL"
With training camp wrapped up and fight night just days away, fighters competing on Saturday's Premier Boxing Champions on NBC event shared their thoughts on their November 28 showdowns and their respective training camps. Televised coverage ...... continue reading
HBO PAY-PER-VIEW CZAR MARK TAFFET RESIGNS AS HBO SPORTS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
According to Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports, Mark Taffet has resigned as Senior Vice President of HBO Sports. The news comes just a month after HBO Sports President Ken Hershman also announced his resignation. Taffet, who had worked for HBO for 32 ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO UNBOTHERED BY TYSON FURY'S GLOVE ISSUE; SAYS REALITY IS SETTING IN FOR HIM
"I heard this before...he didn't like the gloves...I care about the fight, but I don't want to be involved in this discussion...there are officials...they need to solve it...I have really big hands too...it shouldn't be an issue...The ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] TYSON FURY RIPS INTO "NERVOUS" WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO: "FEAR, PURE FEAR...HE'S GETTING KNOCKED OUT"
"He's nervous, I can tell...he wears women's perfume...he looks good for his age...I'm the fastest heavyweight since Muhammad Ali...I'm going to wear crown...he's fought many boxers before, but never a king...not only is he ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO AND TYSON FURY EXCHANGE WORDS DURING INTENSE FACE OFF
FightHype.com was on the scene as unified heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko and challenger Tyson Fury held the final press conference leading up to their anticipated this Saturday. Check out how both fighters looked as they exchanged words ...... continue reading
DANNY GARCIA VS. ROBERT GUERRERO HEADLINES JANUARY 23 PBC ON FOX CARD
FOX Sports expands its existing media rights agreement for Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) with multiple primetime Saturday evening bouts on the FOX broadcast network and FOX Deportes in 2016. PBC on FOX debuts Saturday, January 23 (8:00 PM ET) with ...... continue reading