LATEST STORIES FROM PRO BOXING FANS

Golden Boy files suit against Jhonny Gonzalez on eve of his fight against Gary Russell

A bombshell complaint filed today by Golden Boy against Johnny Gonzalez contends that Gonzalez and his Mexican promoter Promociones del Pueblo conspired with Al Haymon to violate Golden Boy’s exclusive rights to promote Gonzalez, Despite Golden Boy’s repeated attempts, Gonzalez, Promociones del Pueblo and Haymon repeatedly refused to put on tomorrow night’s fight between Gonzalez...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Showtime to air 4-part Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao series

Showtime offers viewers exclusive access to Floyd “Money” Mayweather and the most anticipated event of the year with “Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao,” an intimate four-part documentary series chronicling the life of the perennial pound-for-pound champion as he navigates his collision course with Manny Pacquiao. Episode 1 premieres on Saturday, April 18 immediately following...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kell Brook vs. Jo Jo Dan weigh-in results & photos

Kell Brook says he’s ready to prove he’s an elite level fighter when he defends his IBF Welterweight title against mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan tomorrow night at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield. Check out the full Brook vs. Dan weigh-in results here. We also have the full video from yesterday’s press conference: Brook is back in action following a rollercoaster ride...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

IBF pres Daryl Peoples to be inducted into NJBHOF

On Thursday evening, March 26, 2015, New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame President Henry Hascup announced their class of inductees for 2015. Among the group is IBF/USBA President Daryl J. Peoples. (Pictured: Kell Brook holds up his red IBF belt). Peoples joined the world sanctioning organization in 1995 quickly learning all aspects of the business. In 1999 he was appointed the position...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Limited tickets remain for Matthysse vs. Provodnikov

When the Saturday, April 18 fight between Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse and “The Siberian Rocky” Ruslan Provodnikov at Turning Stone Resort Casino was announced, the boxing world was thrilled to jump on the chance to attend this surefire “Fight of the Year” candidate. The fight is now near sellout with Turning Stone releasing the last group of tickets, with limited $35...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

World Series of Boxing weekend match previews

Can Morocco Atlas Lions maintain their momentum against Ukraine Otamans? Morocco Atlas Lions host Ukraine Otamans in week 11 of the World Series of Boxing (WSB). The Moroccan team won their last match away in London against British Lionhearts, while Ukraine defeated China at home last week. This is also the penultimate match for these weight classes in the Regular Season, so there...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Harold Lederman on Terence Crawford; plus 2 Days with Crawford debuts April 6

HBO debuts an all-new installment of “2 Days” when the feature segment returns Monday, April 6 at 10:15 p.m. with a behind-the-scenes look at undefeated sensation Terence Crawford, one of boxing’s fastest rising stars. Also here though, we have the latest installment of Hey Harold with Harold Lederman. Watch the long-time unofficial ringside judge share this thoughts on Crawford...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

WBC holding Adonis Stevenson vs. Sergey Kovalev purse bid on April 17

The much anticipated unification fight between Adonis “Superman” Stevenson and Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev has taken another important step towards coming to fruition. The WBC has ordered a purse bid to take place April 17 in order to determine the promoter of this major event. While Stevenson is the lineal light heavyweight champion, most believe Serey Kovalev to be the superior...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

British boxing buzz: Anthony Joshua faces Jason Gavern, Joe Selkirk signs with Frank Warren; more from Nick Webb

Anthony Joshua will face Jason Gavern at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle on April 4. Joshua is returning to the ring following a back injury and takes on the colourful American over eight rounds as Matchroom Boxing land in the north east with a bang. The Olympic gold medal hero has blasted out all ten of his professional foes inside three rounds and the 25 year old is itching...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Klitschko vs. Jennings shown on BoxNation in UK

BoxNation has announced they will be screening Wladimir Klitschko’s April 25th fight with leading contender Bryant Jennings live and exclusive in the UK. The Ukrainian superstar has enjoyed a 10-year title reign at the top of boxing’s glamor division and puts it all on the line against the undefeated Jennings at the legendary Madison Square Garden in New York. Klitschko will...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Gonzalez-Russell & Charlo-Martirosyan final presser photos, quotes, video

This Saturday, March 28, Jhonny Gonzalez, 2008 U.S. Olympian meetsGary Russell Jr., and undefeated super welterweight Jermell Charlo clashes with once-beaten super welterweight Vanes Martirosyan. The final press conference at The Pearl Theater at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas was hosted on Thursday, take a look at the photos and quotes here. In this video, Al Bernstein...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Lamont Peterson workout photos & quotes from DC: I’m a better fighter than Danny Garcia

A little more than two weeks in advance of his highly anticipated bout at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KOs) hosted media at the Bald Eagle Recreation Center in Washington, D.C. Lamont, his brother Anthony and Lamont’s trainer, Barry Hunter, took some time out of their training schedule to discuss Lamont’s Premier Boxing Champions showdown against Danny...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Videos: Jhonny Gonzalez KOs Abner Mares, feature on Gary Russell, plus full undercard details

Check out the video highlights of Jhonny Gonzalez’s shocking KO victory of previously unbeaten Abner Mares ahead of this Saturday’s Showtime Championship Boxing doubleheader. In a fight that was a leading candidate for Upset and Knockout of the Year in 2013, Gonzalez recaptured the WBC Featherweight World Title with a stunning first-round knockout over Mares.  Don’t miss Gonzalez...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Stacked April 11 undercard: Felix Diaz vs. Gabriel Bracero, Luis Collazo, Heather Hardy, Olympians Browne & Spence

On Saturday, April 11 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn a full undercard of Olympians, prospects and future stars hit the ring looking to impress the Brooklyn crowd. The exciting undercard features Olympic Gold medalist for the Dominican Republic Felix Diaz battling Brooklyn-born Gabriel “Tito” Bracero in a 10-round super lightweight contest. Plus, the return of Brooklyn’s own...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tickets on sale Monday for May 30 Linares-Mitchell, Gradovich-Selby, Joshua-Johnson tripleheader

Tickets for the huge show at The O2 on May 30 with title fights for Kevin Mitchell and Lee Selby and Heavyweight sensation Anthony Joshua’s meeting with Kevin Johnson go on sale to Matchroom Fight Pass members at 9am on Monday March 30 and then on general sale the following day. Mitchell will take on three-weight World king Jorge Linares for the Venezuelan’s WBC Lightweight crown...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Q&A interview with Lloyd Ellett: Looking to break out in British scene at 154 lbs

After quietly building an unbeaten 16 fight slate over the past three years, Brighton 154-lb fighter ‘Lightening Lloyd’ Ellett intends to explode onto the British scene in 2015. Formerly an English and British universities champion, the Scott Welch managed 28 year old makes his BoxNation debut on Friday night’s fabulous looking York Hall card, knowing he has to shine. They...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

McKenzie vs. Askin weigh-in results for Friday’s card at York Hall

Please see below the official weights from today’s weigh-in for tomorrow’s show at the York Hall, Bethnal Green, headlined by Ovill McKenzie’s British and Commonwealth Cruiserweight title defense against Matty Askin. Fight # 1 – 18:00 hrs 4 X 3 Minute Rounds Light-Heavyweight Contest KIRK GARVEY vs. KRZYZSTOF GOLEC Fight # 2 4 X 3 Minute Rounds Heavyweight Contest NICK WEBB...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: Lucas Matthysse vs. Ruslan Provodnikov HBO Boxing preview

Lucas Matthysse and Ruslan Provodnikov are preparing to go to war for fight fans. Matthysse vs. Provodnikov will be televised live on HBO Boxing from Verona, New York, and right here, you can watch the official HBO preview and promo for the bout. Take a look. The HBO Boxing telecast that evening is actually a split-site event. The other featured fight will head your way from Texas...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chazz Witherspoon returns April 18 in NJ

On Saturday night, April 18 at the GPG Event Center (Formerly the Woodbine Inn) in Pennsauken, New Jersey. In the main event, heavyweight contender Chazz Witherpsoon will be in action. The show is promoted by Witherspoon’s Silver Spoon Promotions. Witherspoon (32-3, 24 KO’s) of nearby Paulsboro, New Jersey established himself as one of the top American Heavyweights as the St...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Amateur prospect Anthony Yarde signs with Frank Warren

Exciting and hard-hitting light-heavyweight talent Anthony Yarde has signed with promoter Frank Warren. The 23-year-old amateur standout won the Haringey Box Cup tournament in 2013, winning all his fights by knockout and ended his career in a vest and headguard with 12 wins and 11 stoppages. Credit: Frank Warren All-action Yarde believes that his explosive style was always suited...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Photos: “Hollywood” Manny Pacquiao works out at the Wild Card with packed house

Superstar Manny Pacquiao sat down with cable & satellite TV crews during training at the Wild Card Boxing Club to promote his upcoming mega-fight against Floyd Mayweather. It’s just another day in the life for Hollywood Manny Pacquiao. While Floyd Mayweather is the one known for his flashy lifestyle, it’s Pacquiao that is living the Hollywood lifestyle during...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Full card for April 3 at Twin River, headlined by Shelito Vincent

Shelly Vincent (13-0, 1 KO) of Providence, R.I., puts her perfect record on the line Friday, April 3rd, 2015 at Twin River Casino against Christina Ruiz (7-7-3, 4 KOs) of San Antonio in the 10-round main event. As an added bonus, the vacant IBA 122-pound world title will also be on the line. The card features seven bouts, including the six-round co-feature between undefeated Providence...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Weights From Hialeah Park Casino in Miami for tonight’s FNF

Tonight on a special Thursday night edition of Friday Night Fights, Fredrick Lawson takes on Breidis Prescott, and Rances Barthelemy makes his debut at lightweight. Check out the full weigh-in results & photos. Robert Alfonso 241 vs. Raymundo Lopez 252.6 Antonio Tarver Jr. 154.4 vs. Bruce Lutchmedial 156 Ahmed Elbiali 175.2 vs. Michael Stafford 173.4 Michael Seals 175.2...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Julian Ramirez & other LA Fight Club fighters share training camp updates

The next installment for LA Fight Club on April 2 will showcase an impressive card featuring rising talent and future  champions that is sure to bring the same electrifying atmosphere back to The Belasco Theater. In anticipation of next Thursday night, we caught up with some of the fighters in camp to ask them about their pre-fight routines, who their ideal opponent to take on in...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Vanes Martirosyan-Jermell Charlo pre-fight quotes

Vanes Martirosyan and Jermell Charlo held a media conference call to discuss their upcoming showdown. Also on the call was Gary Russell Jr., in advance of his title challenge against Jhonny Gonzalez. Vanes Martirosyan Training is going great, everything is going good. We can’t wait to fight. You know, I’m sure everybody says that before they fight, but we really are ready to...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
Pro Boxing Fans
The best boxing news on the web today.
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.