Heavyweight Kevin ‘Kingpin’ Johnson faces unbeaten Anthony Joshua on Saturday night at The O2 in London. Johnson wants to expose the Olympic gold medal hero who has blasted away all of his first 12 opponents inside three rounds.
“I’ve said it before, I’ve got the antidote for this guy. It’s something all of these amateur Olympic guys have in them, you’ll see come Saturday – that’s all I’m going to say on that.
Ezekiel Brinsly Reid “Kell” Brook (born 3 May
1986) is a British professional boxer who fights in the welterweight division. He is the current IBF welterweight world champion, holding notable wins over Michael Jennings, Lovemore Ndou, Matthew Hatton, Vyacheslav Senchenko and Shawn Porter.
Brook’s first fight as a professional took place in September 2004 with a 6 round points victory over experienced journeyman Peter Buckley at the Don Valley Stadium in Sheffield. He would fight again four more times that year to end 2004 with a record of 5-0 in just four months. Brook went about learning his trade against a host of journeymen before getting the opportunity in June 2008 to fight for the British title having compiled a winning record of 16-0.
New Zealand heavyweight Joseph Parker (13-0, 11 KOs) will return to action on June 13 against Yakup Saglam (34-3, 31 KOs) on June 13 at the Arena Manawatu, Palmerston North, New Zealand. The bout will be a twelve rounder for Parker’s WBO Oriental and PABA belts.
Parker was one of world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko’s primary sparring partners for his recent defense against Bryant Jennings.
SUMMARY OF ALLEGATIONS – Today we filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles County Superior Court on behalf of Shantel Jackson against Floyd Mayweather, Jr. (“Mayweather”).
Shantel met Mr. Mayweather in July 2006 when she was 21 years old. Before she met him, she had worked on and off as a model and actress and at other jobs since she was 15 years old. As a result of her work, she managed to buy her own house.
Shantel met Mr. Mayweather when she was working at a hostess in Atlanta Georgia. He approached her. After numerous phone calls and dates, Shantel and Mayweather developed an intimate relationship. Before long, Mayweather prevailed upon Shantel to move to Las Vegas and cohabit with him in his residence there. Continue reading
Mayweather already earning $80 million per fight. Looking to make $150 million+ v Pacquiao. Here’s how it all breaks down: After breaking Pay Per View records, Floyd took home roughly $85 million from his last fight against Saul Alvarez.
The reason Floyd Mayweather is able to take home as much as $80 million from a single night’s work is because he owns every single aspect of his own events. Continue reading
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IBF orders Froch v Groves rematch: On Wednesday, January 15, 2014, an IBF Appeal Panel convened to hear the appeal of George Groves regarding his November 23, 2013, bout with Carl Froch. This bout was a mandatory defense of Carl Froch’s IBF Super Middleweight title and an optional defense of his WBA Super Middleweight title.
George Groves’ appeal was based in part on Rule 12. A. 2 of the IBF/USBA Rules Governing Championship Contests – Inappropriate conduct by the referee which is alleged to have affected the outcome of the fight. Continue reading
I’m asking you man-to-man and hope that you have the honour and courage to accept my challenge and fight me.
I’m in this business to prove that I’m the best and to become a world champion which I’m sure you are too, so take me up on my challenge and let’s do this and get it on early next year. Continue reading