On Thursday, Nov 7th Unfeated IBF/WBA Reg Bantamweight Champion Naoya Inoue (18-0, 16KOs) will clash with WBA (Super) Champion (40-5, 26KOs) at the Saitama Super Arena in Japan.
On Saturday, November 2nd, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (52-1-2, 35KOs) will move up two weight classes to face off against WBO Lightheavyweight Champion, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (34-3-1, 29KOs) at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV.
On Saturday, October 26th, WBA/WBC (Diamond) Super Lightweight Champion, Regis “Rougarou” Prograis (24-0, 20KOs) will clash with IBF Champ Josh “The Tartan Tornado” Taylor (15-0, 12KOs) at O2 Arena in East London, UK. Aside from the monster unification, the winner will be awarded the Muhammad Ali trophy, along with 10 million dollars.
On Friday, October 18th, IBF Light Heavyweight Champ Artur Beterbiev (14-0, 14KOs) will face off against WBC/Lineal Champ Oleksandr “The Nail” Gvozdyk (17-0, 14KOs) at the Liacouras Center, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This should be a treat for fans. We rarely get to see two top undefeated champions putting it all on the line for a unification.
It’s been reported that Unified Welterweight Champion, Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. (26-0, 21KOs) was seriously injured in a single car wreck last night, while driving his Ferrari at approximately 3:00am CDT, in Downtown Dallas,TX.
Saturday, October 12th, former undisputed Cruiserweight king, Oleksandr Usyk (16-0, 12KOs), will take on Chazz “The Gentleman” Witherspoon (38-3, 29KOs) at Wintrust Arena in Chicago, Illinois. Usyk was supposed to face Tyrone Spong (14-0, 13KOs), but Spong popped dirty on a VADA drug test.
On Saturday, October 5th, former unified Middleweight Champion, Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (39-1-1, 35KOs) will clash with Sergey “The Technician” Derevyanchenko (13-1, 10KOs) at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
On Saturday, September 28th, IBF Welterweight Champ Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. (25-0, 21KOs) will clash with WBC Welterweight Champ Shawn “Showtime” Porter (30-2-1, 17KOs) at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. This should be a blockbuster fight.
Chris Colbert is a fast rising, 22 year old prospect out of Brooklyn, New York. He’s a former golden gloves champion, and he qualified for the Olympics in 2016, but decided to go pro instead. Beltran would be his first notable opponent at the professional level.
Golden Boy Promotions is at a bit of a crossroads with the young talent. They need to solve this quickly and quietly. Ryan Garcia has ties to their biggest cash cow in Canelo Alvarez.
Undefeated WBO Featherweight Champ Heather “The Heat” Hardy (22-0, 4KOs) will meet the hard hitting Amanda “The Real Deal” Serrano (36-1-1, 27KOs) on tonight at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Here’s how we see the fight playing out…
On Friday, September 13, Devin “The Dream” Haney (22-0, 14KOs) will battle Zaur Abdullaev (11-0, 7KOs) for the WBC Interim Lightweight title at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The winner of this bout between the #2 and #3 ranked opponents, will become the WBC mandatory for (WBC,WBA,WBO) Unified Lightweight champion, Vasiliy “Hi-Tek” Lomachenko (14-1, 10KOs). Lomachenko just defeated Luke Campbell (20-3, 16KOs) for the vacant WBC title, which was vacated by Mikey Garcia (39-1, 30KOs).
Gervonta “Tank” Davis (22-0, 21KOs) has vacated his WBA (Super) Lightweight title and moved up to the stacked super lightweight division. He automatically becomes the #1 contender for the 135 pound WBA title. Will his promotion team allow him to fight Vasiliy “Hi-Tek” Lomachenko straight away?
If Lomachenko were to win this fight he would hold 3 of the 4 major titles at 135lbs and he would be one step closer to his dream of being an undisputed champion.
Anthony Yarde showed up to fight. You could see the hunger and determination that the young fighter had. He wanted it badly, but lack of experience played a huge role, especially late in the fight.