Isaac Dogboe was hell-bent on proving his title-losing effort to Emanuel Navarrete five months ago was nothing more than a fluke.
Jr. middleweight is one of the best divisions in boxing right now for multiple reasons.
Heading into their first fight, Isaac Dogboe never expected to still have to talk about Emanuel Navarrete this deep into 2019.
British featherweight prospect Jordan Gill was expected to romp in a Saturday NXTGEN matchup with lightly-regarded Mexican fighter Enrique Tinoco, but everything went wrong for Gill, and Tinoco left Nottingham with an eighth round stoppage victory.
Jarrett Hurd vs Julian Williams analysis from recent world title challenger and ’Swift’ opponent, Jason Welborn
If this past Saturday’s Canelo Alvarez-Danny Jacobs fight didn’t quite do it for lovers of a slugfest (Canelo’s win being thrilling in spots but never really coming close to satisfying the bloodlust a good number of fight fans have), chances are the violence on display inside the Convention Centre in Tucson this coming Saturday evening will leave no-one feeling at all dissatisfied.
Faced with a bigger, skillful fighter, Canelo Alvarez answered the challenge Saturday night.
Two things needed to happen for Artur Beterbiev ahead of his most recent title defense: For it to take place before the holy Ramadan season begins May 5, and for his performance to remind the rest of the light heavyweight division that he’s a major a threat.
Mauricio Herrera, a savvy 38-year-old veteran, entered Saturday’s fight without a knockout loss in 32 pro fights, and that was against the likes of Danny Garcia, Jose Benavidez Jr., Sadam Ali, Mike Alvarado and Ruslan Provodnikov.
Freddy Fonseca didn’t deliver on all the trash he talked to Joseph Diaz Jr. this week.