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NEW AND IMPROVED DANNY GARCIA AT 147

Danny Garcia vows to be a new and improved fighter in his welterweight debut!

SERGIO MARTINEZ LOOKS BACK ON HIS CAREER

Sergio Martinez discusses retirement and looks back on his career.

CARL FROCH RETIRES

Carl Froch retires from boxing and joins Sky Sports as commentator.

MAYWEATHER BEGINS TRAINING CAMP

Floyd Mayweather has begun training camp for his September 12 ring return.

RAU'SHEE WARREN: "I SEE A LOT OF THINGS IN PAYANO THAT I THINK I CAN TAKE ADVANTAGE OF"

Fighters competing on the debut of PBC: The Next Round On Bounce TV took time out of their schedules to host a media roundtable Friday before their Sunday bouts at a sold out Full Sail Live at Full Sail University. Below is what some of the fighters ...... continue reading

JUAN CARLOS PAYANO: "WARREN MERITS A TITLE SHOT...HE WON'T WIN, BUT IT'LL BE A GREAT FIGHT"

Fighters competing on the debut of PBC: The Next Round On Bounce TV took time out of their schedules to host a media roundtable Friday before their Sunday bouts at a sold out Full Sail Live at Full Sail University. Below is what some ...... continue reading

GENNADY GOLOVKIN: "I'M VERY EXCITED TO FACE DAVID LEMIEUX TO PROVE WHO IS #1"

Boxing superstar, WBA, IBO and WBC "Interim" Middleweight Champion GENNADY "GGG" GOLOVKIN (33-0, 30 KOs) will face IBF Middleweight title holder, Montreal power-puncher DAVID LEMIEUX (34-2, 31 KOs), in a World Middleweight Championship Title ...... continue reading

PAUL DALEY SENDS WARNING TO JOSH KOSCHECK: "IT WOULD BE THE LAST THING HE EVER DID...I WOULD END HIM"

"He was deflated after the first round. He tried his game and it didn't work out for him. I knew that if I just pick my shots and threw them hard, he would quit or the ref would step in...I fight to finish. Martial arts was developed in war; ...... continue reading

OMAR DOUGLAS HOPES TO SHINE ON GARCIA VS. MALIGNAGGI UNDERCARD: "I'VE BEEN WORKING ON THIS GOAL AND IT'S MY MOMENT"

"I'm just happy to have an opportunity like this one August 1st at the Barclays Center. I've been preparing for this moment all of my life and now it's here...this is destined to happen. There is nothing that he can do. There's ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GABRIEL ROSADO KEEPING IT REAL ON FLOYD MAYWEATHER, FIGHT FANS, AND FIGHTERS RISKING THEIR HEALTH

"Fight fans are like the most vicious fans...fighters, we really risk our health...for Floyd to milk the game and get that money, why not...look at what I've been through...hundreds of stitches...broken orbital bone...detached retina...broken ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER GREG HACKETT BREAKS DOWN RIGONDEAUX VS. LOMACHENKO POTENTIAL CLASH

"I love that fight...the best of the little guys...both of them having good foot work, good head movement, they both use their jabs, they both great with angles; I think it's going to be a great fight," stated trainer Greg Hackett, who shared ...... continue reading

DANNY GARCIA VOWS TO BE SPECTACULAR AGAINST MALIGNAGGI: "I ACCOMPLISHED A LOT AT 140...I'M GOING TO DO A LOT AT 147"

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN and undercard fighters held a final press conference Thursday at B.B. Kings Blues Club & Grill in Times Square as they near their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center. Here is what Danny Garcia had to ...... continue reading

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI CONFIDENT DANNY GARCIA WON'T BE ENDING HIS CAREER: "NO EXCUSES...I'M BRINGING MY BEST"

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN and undercard fighters held a final press conference Thursday at B.B. Kings Blues Club & Grill in Times Square as they near their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center. Here is what Paulie Malignaggi ...... continue reading

DANIEL JACOBS: "SERGIO MORA IS A RUBIK'S CUBE...IT'S GOING TO BE A GREAT FIGHT"

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN and undercard fighters held a final press conference Thursday at B.B. Kings Blues Club & Grill in Times Square as they near their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center. Here is what Daniel Jacobs had to ...... continue reading

SERGIO MORA: "DIBELLA IS ABOUT TO HAVE ANOTHER FIGHTER NAMED SERGIO AS A MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION"

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN and undercard fighters held a final press conference Thursday at B.B. Kings Blues Club & Grill in Times Square as they near their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center. Here is what Sergio Mora had to ...... continue reading

LUCAS MATTHYSSE VS. VIKTOR POSTOL SET FOR OCTOBER 3 AT STUBHUB CENTER; TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY

On October 3, one the most exciting fighters and fearsome punchers in boxing, Lucas "La Máquina" Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs) will take on the dangerous and undefeated Viktor "The Iceman" Postol (27-0, 11 KOs) for the vacant WBC World Super Lightweight ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] RONDA ROUSEY'S TRAINER SAYS SHE TRAINED WITH GOLOVKIN YEARS AGO; CONFIDENT SHE CAN BEAT BOXING CHAMPS

"We've trained with Gennady Golovkin...Ronda knew Gennady a few years ago when he didn't even make his HBO debut...Ronda will fight anybody, anywhere...she beats up every boxing champion that ever steps in here...I know she can do it; I know ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GABRIEL ROSADO SAYS HE'S REFOCUSED AND REJUVENATED; EAGER TO PROVE HE'S A DIFFERENT FIGHTER

"Rejuvenated, healthy, focused...definitely switched up my lifestyle...just refocused, man...I think sometimes when you're young, I think sometimes you take things for granted...now at 29, I realized what I had...I still got a chance to prove ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHANE MOSLEY ADMITS IT'S BITTERSWEET TO SEE FLOYD MAYWEATHER MAKE $275 MILLION

"It's bittersweet...I was in the ring with this guy and he makes $275 million...I'm happy for him...his dreams came true," stated former world champion Shane Mosley, who shared his thoughts on undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SERGEY KOVALEV'S S&C COACH EXPLAINS WHY HE PUSHES HIM TO TRAIN LIKE FLOYD MAYWEATHER

"His endurance is phenomenal...at the end of the fight, he's still giving interviews like he's fresh...that is just a phenomenal...he sets a great bar for boxers and strength & conditioning coaches to follow...I try to push my guy like ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHANE MOSLEY AND ABEL SANCHEZ DISCUSS SERGEY KOVALEV'S LATEST WIN: "HARD TO BEAT A GUY LIKE THAT"

"It's part of boxing...we fought the best light heavyweight in the world...he's long and he's confident and he's on a roll...it's gonna be hard to beat a guy like that," stated world-class trainer Abel Sanchez, who had a ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] HECTOR TANAJARA HOPES TO BE GOLDEN BOY'S FUTURE STAR; HAS THE SKILLS AND TEAM TO DO IT

"It's truly a blessing to be able to have Robert Garcia as my trainer and Oscar De La Hoya promoting me...I would call myself a boxer-puncher...I like to box; use my height and my distance to my advantage," stated up-and-coming prospect Hector ...... continue reading

DANNY GARCIA: "I'LL TAKE MY 100 PERCENT OVER HIS WITHOUT A DOUBT...I WON'T BE FLAT-FOOTED IN THERE"

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN featured fighters were joined by local Brooklyn favorites featured on this Saturday's undercard for a media workout at Gleason's Gym in advance of their respective showdowns at Barclays Center. Here is what ...... continue reading

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI EXCITED TO SHOW DANNY GARCIA HE CAN DO MORE THAN JAB AND MOVE

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN featured fighters were joined by local Brooklyn favorites featured on this Saturday's undercard for a media workout at Gleason's Gym in advance of their respective showdowns at Barclays Center. Here is what ...... continue reading

ABNER MARES INSPIRED AND EXHILARATED TO FIGHT FOR HIS FANS

Abner Mares, the three-division World Champion boxer, welcomed a new level of inspiration into his training camp on Tuesday – six teens from the LA County Sherriff's Century Boxing Gym and club. Mares is in training for his August 29 "Premier ...... continue reading

JOSH KOSCHECK: "I WANT TO HAVE THE CHANCE TO STAND ACROSS THE CAGE FROM PAUL DALEY...I MIGHT SPIT IN HIS FACE"

"I've already had my ass kicked many of times in my UFC career, but I have also went out there and kicked some ass, so no pressure on Josh Koscheck. It's an opportunity to get a chance to fight Paul Daley at some point. It's one fight at ...... continue reading

ELIZABETH PHILLIPS: "THIS IS PROBABLY THE MOST IMPORTANT POINT IN MY CAREER"

"It was extremely important. I think this is probably the most important point in my career. If I would have ended up on the other side, I don't know exactly what I would have done. I'm not saying that I would have quit, but it definitely ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GABRIEL ROSADO CALLS BS ON GOLOVKIN WANTING CATCHWEIGHT TO FIGHT WARD; EXPLAINS HOW TO FIGHT HIM

"That sound funny to me...he want to act like nobody wants to fight him...you willing to kill yourself to make weight because you trying to get a paycheck [against Mayweather at 154], but then you don't want to go up to 68 to fight Ward...Ward ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER GREG HACKETT EXPLAINS BEEF WITH SHANE MOSLEY: "YOU FIGHTING MAYORGA FOR WHAT"

"He should've knocked Curtis Stevens out, really...for one, I was irritated with Shane Mosley because you've never been known for stuff like that...for you to say you'll slap me, that's making it personal...you fighting Mayorga for ...... continue reading

DANNY GARCIA: "THE EXTRA WEIGHT IS REALLY HELPING...AT 147, YOU'RE GOING TO SEE A MORE ATHLETIC DANNY GARCIA"

With just days to go until Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN fighters enter the ring for their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center, catch up on what the fighters have been saying in the weeks leading up to fight week. ...... continue reading

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI: "STYLES MAKE FIGHTS...THERE ARE THINGS THAT I FEEL LIKE I'LL BE ABLE TO DO AGAINST DANNY"

With just days to go until Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN fighters enter the ring for their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center, catch up on what the fighters have been saying in the weeks leading up to fight week. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GABRIEL ROSADO TALKS FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS. ANDRE BERTO CLASH; DOUBTS IT WILL BE HIS LAST FIGHT

"I doubt that it's Floyd's last fight...he needs that high, man, so for this to be his last fight, I doubt it...I don't want to see Floyd retire...if it's really his last fight, then why not fight Berto...what he got to prove," ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER GREG HACKETT PREDICTS MAYWEATHER VS. BERTO; EXPLAINS WHY HE THINKS FLOYD KO'S HIM IN 6

"I think Mayweather will stop him in the 6th round because I don't think Berto's chin will hold up...Berto's body can only take but so much...Berto kill himself halfway training," stated trainer Greg Hackett, who shared his thoughts on ...... continue reading

DANIEL JACOBS: "IT WILL BE ICING ON THE CAKE TO BE ABLE TO NOT ONLY DEFEAT HIM, BUT TO STOP HIM"

With just days to go until Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN fighters enter the ring for their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center, catch up on what the fighters have been saying in the weeks leading up to fight week. ...... continue reading

SERGIO MORA: "I'M HUNGRY FOR THAT WORLD TITLE...I TAKE A BETTER SHOT FROM EXPERIENCE WITH DANNY"

With just days to go until Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN fighters enter the ring for their Saturday, August 1 showdowns at Barclays Center, catch up on what the fighters have been saying in the weeks leading up to fight week. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GABRIEL ROSADO RIPS JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ JR.; EYES FALL RETURN: "CHAVEZ HAS A SPOILED ATTITUDE"

"I'm hearing that I'm going to be fighting in the fall...I'm not sure if it's traditional boxing or BKB, but whatever it is, I just gotta make sure I stay ready...Chavez has a spoiled attitude, you know, he's lazy, complains in ...... continue reading

FLOYD MAYWEATHER UPDATE: ANNOUNCEMENT IMMINENT, BUT HERE'S WHAT WE ALREADY KNOW

With less than 7 weeks left to go before undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather makes his return to the ring, fans and media alike are eager to know all the details of what will be the final fight of his Showtime contract. Although an ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] RONDA ROUSEY'S TRAINER CONFIDENT SHE WILL "DESTROY" BETHE CORREIA; EXPECTS SURPRISE FINISH

"It doesn't matter we have Bethe in front of us; Ronda's improving every day in the gym...Ronda is just too great...I want there to be more fighters that are great, she loves challenges...the reality is just the girl is too good...Ronda is ...... continue reading

DANNY GARCIA: "FANS GOT HIGH EXPECTATIONS FOR ME...I GOTTA GO OUT THERE AND GIVE A STELLAR PERFORMANCE"

"The fans got high expectations for me, and I understand that and everything that I read or see just motivates me. At the end of the day, I know how much hard work it takes to be a fighter. I've been doing the same thing since I was 10 years old ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ASHLEY THEOPHANE LICKING HIS CHOPS FOR A TITLE SHOT: "I'M BACK ON THE SHOW JUST BEFORE FLOYD'S"

"I'm back on the show just before Floyd's...I just want my world title shot now...there's a lot of new breed coming through...it's a talented division...I've won my last five...my next fight could be a former world champion, a ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SERGEY KOVALEV S&C COACH, QUAN PAXTON, REVEALS THEIR TRAINING REGIMEN: "KOVALEV IS A BEAST"

"Kovalev is a beast when it comes to running the mountains...each day we work on a different body part...there's no mercy...should not be no mercy when we're in training camp...we still train like we're hungry," stated Quan Paxton, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER SPARRING PARTNER ASHLEY THEOPHANE GIVES CAMP UPDATE: "I WAS FIRST TO SPAR HIM"

"I was the first person to spar him after the Manny fight...he was in good shape...it's two weeks in and Floyd is in great shape," stated jr. welterweight contender Ashley Theophane, who's been sparring with undefeated pound-for-pound king ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CASSIUS CHANEY HOPES TO BECOME THE NEXT PEOPLE'S CHAMPION IN THE HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION

"I've been in many camps for certain guys already...I think Wilder is talented...we're different...I think I'm a little bit more all around...I can go to the body and I can box...coming from basketball to boxing and performing well, I ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ASHLEY THEOPHANE EXPLAINS WHAT IT MEANT TO GET A NEW CAR FROM FLOYD MAYWEATHER

"Floyd, you know, he has a lot of money and he spreads it amongst his team, his family, his friends, you know, he does stuff with charity...he shares his wealth and that shows what a man's about...he's shown me the most love out of anyone ...... continue reading