Canelo vs GGG Rematch CONFIRMED; Both Sides Agree To Terms (Video)

The fight is on!!! Golden Boy Chief Oscar De La Hoya Tweeted on Wednesday that the rematch between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin is ON for September 15. I’m happy to inform that we have a fight September 15!!!! #CaneloGGG2 Feliz De informar que si tenemos pelea Septiembre 15!!! #CaneloGGG2 pic.twitter.com/gI3QmR0eXe — Oscar De La Hoya (@OscarDeLaHoya) June 13, 2018 Details on the location of the bout have yet to be announced with Las Vegas being the overwhelming favorite to host the bout. De La Hoya gave Golovkin and his promoter Tom Loeffler a 12:00 PM PST deadline on Wednesday to respond to the deal after Dan Raphael reported last-minute negotiations on Tuesday. Who wins…

CA Judge Dismisses Golden Boy Anti-Trust Suit Against Haymon

The battle outside of the ring between Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions and Manager Al Haymon came to a close on Thursday as a California judge dismissed the the lawsuit claiming influential manager Al Haymon engaged in monopolistic practices. According to Lance Pugmire of the LA Times, U.S. District Judge John F. Walter wrote the following at the close of the 24 page decision. “Plaintiffs have been unable to present any evidence of harm to competition.” “Instead, plaintiffs have merely presented evidence of harm to themselves.” When proceedings began in May 2015, Golden Boy issued the following statement. “Since the moment Al Haymon launched [PBC earlier this year], he has repeatedly and brazenly…

MONICA SEARS HONORED AT RAGING BABE BRUNCH

LAS VEGAS — December 2, 2015 —   The boxing industry is full of vibrant, intelligent, strong women, and on the morning of the Canelo-Cotto mega-fight, 70 of these women gathered together at Mandalay Bay to laugh, network, and to honor one of boxing’s most dynamic women, Golden Boy Promotions’ Vice President of Operations, Monica Sears.   Attendees of ‘Stay Golden,’ hosted by “Raging Babe” Michelle Rosado and “The First Lady of Boxing” Jackie Kallen, sipped unlimited mimosas at Mandalay Bay’s Border Grill, overlooking Mandalay’s Lazy River, as Kallen and others addressed the group, which boasted over 500 years combined boxing experience.   Monica Sears was awarded the Raging Babe Luminary Award in recognition for her hard work, growth and leadership over her many years with Golden…

[Video] De La Hoya: “Canelo Will Fight In May & September”

LAS VEGAS – At the conclusion of Saturday night’s Cotto vs Canelo pay-per-view fight, where Canelo Alvarez emerged the victor, promoter Oscar De La Hoya announces that Canelo will fight next in May and again in September. Dates previously held by Floyd Mayweather. Who will he fight?

Highlights: Cotto vs Canelo Undercard Final Press

With main event’s press obligations now complete, the undercard combatants took center stage at Mandalay Bay to give their final words before Saturday night’s show down. In the event’s co-feature bout, Takashi Miura makes his sixth title defense against Francisco Vargas in a fight that has all the ingredients to be a real bar burner. Also on the card, cuban sensation Guillermo Rigondeaux fights for the first time under his new co-promotional banner Roc Nation Sports against Drian Fransisco. Here are some highlights from today’s event.

Highlights: Cotto vs. Canelo Final Press Conference

LAS VEGAS – Holding court for the final time before the weigh-in and subsequent fight, the principal players Miguel Cotto, Canelo Alvarez and their respective teams addressed the media for the final time. Joined by WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman, all promised that the “Super Bowl For Latinos” will be a night to remember.  

Gennady Golovkin & Roman Gonzalez prove a dynamite duo; David Lemieux & Brian Viloria are no match

Above Photos by Ed Mulholland/K2 Promotions Click HERE for Photos courtesy of Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions New York, NY (October 17, 2015) – In front of 20,548 roaring fans at Madison Square Garden, Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (33-0, 30 KOs) and Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (43-0, 37 KOs) dismantled some of the most formidable opponents of their careers. David Lemieux (34-2, 31 KOs) and Brian Viloria (36-4 [2 NC], 22 KOs), respectively, were probably the hardest punchers that Golovkin and Gonzalez had ever faced. However, they were completely overwhelmed by the undefeated rising stars, especially Lemieux. While Viloria at least won the first two rounds against Gonzalez on two judges’ scorecards, Lemieux was completely shut-out by Golovkin. He…

Lucas Matthysse LA Media Workout Video/Photos

CARSON, CA – Looking poised, happy, and relaxed, Lucas Matthysse held court for the Los Angeles based media ahead of Saturday night’s title clash with Viktor Postol for the vacant WBC super lightweight title. Engaging in a light workout, along with undercard participants Humberto Soto and Mercito Gesta, at The Rock gym in Carson, the Argentine Machine aka ‘La Machina’ looks to take ownership of the coveted green belt. Also on hand for the festivities promoter Oscar De La Hoya who, like the fans, is looking forward to a night filled with action and excitement. Speaking to the media, he foresees the winner facing Manny Pacquiao somewhere down the line. Oscar De La Hoya Lucas Matthysse…

Lucas Matthysse Media Workout Photos/Quotes

LUCAS “LA MÁQUINA” MATTHYSSE HOSTS HIS FIRST-EVER ARGENTINIAN MEDIA WORK OUT LUCAS MATTHYSSE TO FACE VIKTOR POSTOL FOR THE VACANT WBC WORLD SUPER LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3 FROM STUBHUB CENTER TELEVISED LIVE ON HBO BOXING AFTER DARK® Photo Credit: Arano Box LOS ANGELES (Sept. 15, 2015) – Former Interim WBC Super Lightweight World Champion Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs) hosted his first-ever Argentinian media work out on Monday, Sept. 14 ahead of his upcoming fight with former WBC International Super Lightweight Champion Viktor “The Iceman” Postol (27-0, 11 KOs). Matthysse showcased his boxing skills in a workout session open to the public and spoke to the media about his upcoming fight….

Live Stream: Canelo v Kirkland Weigh-in 1PM PT

HOUSTON, TX — Today at 1PM PT, the wagons circle before breaking out into full scale war. Poised for what could be a fight of the year candidate, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and James Kirkland take the scales and face off one final time before colliding in the rain Saturday night at Minute Maid Park. A match-up that’s been brewing around the ring for nearly 3 years promises to be a thrilling slug fest between two aggressors who won’t back own easily. Watch the LIVE stream right here and take our poll. Who’s winning Saturday night and how? Photo credit: Hogan Photos