British boxer ‘The Special One’ Kell Brook will finally have a shot at a world championship belt when he challenges current IBF champion ‘Showtime’ Shawn Porter at the Stub Hub center in Carson, CA on August 17. Sky Sports 1 will broadcast the event in the UK.
Undefeated junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia (28-0, 16 KOs) heads back to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York to face supreme underdog and widely unknown opponent Rod Salka (19-3, 3 KOs) on Aug. 9 Showtime Championship Boxing broadcast.
Former WBC welterweight champion Andre Berto has been training under the tutelage of Bay Area trainer Virgil Hunter for his ring return on September 6 on the undercard of the Adrien Broner vs. Emmanuel Taylor Showtime fight at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios and Diego Chaves put on a toe to toe battle with dirty tactics involved, causing the bout to be stopped by the referee in a somewhat controversial ending. Rios wanted to finish the fight but the ref Vic Drakulich stopped the fight in round 9 because he felt Chaves was using […]
HBO Boxing After Dark presents a triple header night of boxing action on August 2, with Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves, Sergey Kovalev vs. Blake Caparello, and Jessie Vargas vs. Anton Novikov.