Wilfredo Mendez To Defend WBO Minimumweight Title Against Alexis Diaz In December

WBO minimumweight champion Wilfredo Mendez is set to return to the ring before the year is done. Mendez, Puerto Rico's sole male world champion, will defend his title against Venezuelan challenger Alexis Diaz. The fight will take place in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and the event will be promoted by Shaun Boxing. The fight will … Continue reading Wilfredo Mendez To Defend WBO Minimumweight Title Against Alexis Diaz In December

Terence Crawford vs. Kell Brook Delivers Another Strong Ratings Win For Top Rank, ESPN

Terence Crawford’s latest fight and return to ESPN television gave the network another big viewership number. Per numbers released by Nielsen Media Research, the November 14 Top Rank on ESPN broadcast averaged 1.758 million viewers, which is the most a boxing broadcast on ESPN has averaged since December 2018. Crawford’s fourth-round TKO win over Kell … Continue reading Terence Crawford vs. Kell Brook Delivers Another Strong Ratings Win For Top Rank, ESPN

Japan’s Fight Of The Year, Ring City USA, Shakur Stevenson Lead Recent Additions To December Lineup

As this chaotic year reaches its conclusion, boxing continues to load up on several more notable events. Despite the sweet science closing down its doors for a few months, the sport returned with a bang with several big events and "Fight Of The Year" contenders. However, one specific fight will look to close out the … Continue reading Japan’s Fight Of The Year, Ring City USA, Shakur Stevenson Lead Recent Additions To December Lineup

Errol Spence Jr., Trainer Derrick James Discuss Champion’s First Time Sparring Since Car Accident

One question surrounding Errol Spence Jr. heading into his first defense as a unified welterweight champion was how he felt in the gym and in sparring.Back in October 2019, Spence was involved in a horrific car accident that left him hospitalized and recovering for months. It was until just several weeks ago in which he … Continue reading Errol Spence Jr., Trainer Derrick James Discuss Champion’s First Time Sparring Since Car Accident

Luis Ortiz, Alexander Flores More Than Ready To Stake Claim To Title Shot

It's been nearly one full calendar year since Luis "King Kong" Ortiz last fought in the ring. Unfortunately for him, our final memory of that November 2019 bout against then-WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder was Ortiz down on the canvas, falling to the powerful heavyweight once more.Fast forward to November 2020 and Ortiz is back … Continue reading Luis Ortiz, Alexander Flores More Than Ready To Stake Claim To Title Shot

Luis Ortiz: “King Kong” Is Going To Demolish Everyone, I Want Another Title Shot | Full Interview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Mh7RbleHBI November 5: Days before he faces Alexander Flores in the main event of the November 7 PBC on FOX card, heavyweight contender Luis "King Kong" Ortiz talks to me about the fight, wanting another world title shot and using this fight to prove skeptics he's still one of the best heavyweights today.