Spence: People Think Garcia is Crazy – This is a Legacy Fight

By Michael Rosenthal LOS ANGELES – Premier Boxing Champions and partner Fox Sports trotted out a few dozen of the biggest names in the sport at a news conference Tuesday afternoon at Fox Studios to formally announce who would be fighting whom under their new, 22-fight deal. Two stood out, not necessarily because they’re …

Mikey Garcia on Spence: This Time Little Guy Beats Bigger Man!

By Lem Satterfield Five-division champion Sugar Ray Leonard did the unthinkable on April 6, 1987, un-retiring after a nearly three-year absence (35 months) and rising from 147 pounds to dethrone southpaw Marvin Hagler as 160-pound champion. Leonard said a victory by Mikey Garcia (39-0, 30 KOs) over left-handed IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence (24-0, …

Thurman-Lopez, Garcia-Granados, Santa Cruz-Flores Are Set

By Keith Idec BoxingScene.com has learned that Keith Thurman-Josesito Lopez, Leo Santa Cruz-Miguel Flores and Danny Garcia-Adrian Granados are among the FOX main events that’ll be revealed during a press conference Tuesday in Los Angeles. Premier Boxing Champions/FOX main events through April are expected to be announced during that event. Al Haymon’s organization and …

Premier Boxing Champions, FOX Sports Reveal 2019 Schedule

FOX Sports and Premier Boxing Champions today announced eight televised world title fights in the first three months of the new deal, featuring eight world champions and more than two dozen of the world’s best boxers going toe-to-toe. The schedule includes five world-class boxing fight nights live on FOX and FOX Deportes, four more on …

Emmanuel Tagoe Inks Promotional With Lou DiBella

DiBella Entertainment (DBE) has signed top lightweight contender Emmanuel “The Gameboy” Tagoe (29-1, 14 KOs), from the boxing rich city of Accra, Ghana, to an exclusive promotional contract. A pro since 2004, Tagoe has accumulated a collection of title belts, including the IBF Inter-Continental super featherweight title, WBO Africa and WBA International titles at super featherweight …

Glowacki vs. Vlasov, Briedis vs. Mikaelian – Set For WBSS Bouts

Krzysztof Glowacki & Maksim Vlasov and Mairis Briedis & Noel Mikaelian all make weight ahead of Saturday’s two Ali Trophy Cruiserweight Quarter-Finals at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, USA. Ali Trophy Quarter-Final & vacant Interim WBO Cruiserweight World Championship: Krzysztof Glowacki, Poland (31-1, 19 KOs): 196 lb/88.90 kg “I am really glad to …