Articles by author: Keith Idec(1842 results)

Jacobs' Manager: GGG's Side Will Make Excuses to Avoid Rematch

Daniel Jacobs is very willing to fight Gennady Golovkin again. Jacobs’ manager doesn’t believe the feeling is mutual. Keith Connolly told that he expects Golovkin’s handlers to try to ...Read More

Mikey Garcia Wants Summer Unification Fight Against Linares

Mikey Garcia was very impressed with Jorge Linares’ dominant performance against Anthony Crolla on Saturday. Nothing Garcia saw, however, made him change his mind about wanting to fight Linares next. ...Read More

Crolla: I'll Prove A Lot of People Wrong in Linares Rematch

Jorge Linares is more than a 2-1 favorite over Anthony Crolla as their rematch approaches, despite that their fight will take place in Crolla’s hometown. Crolla has drawn motivation from those odds an...Read More

Jacobs' Manager Questions Scoring of Golovkin-Jacobs Fight!

When a reporter informed Keith Connolly on Friday that he scored Gennady Golovkin a 115-112 winner over Daniel Jacobs, Connolly respectfully urged him to watch the fight again and get back to him. Con...Read More

Brace Yourself for the Real Possibility of Canelo-Lemieux in September

Brace Yourself for the Real Possibility of Canelo-Lemieux in September

By Keith Idec - If, like essentially everyone invested in boxing, you want to finally get to see Canelo Alvarez fight Gennady Golovkin in September, don’t get your hopes up. Much of what has transpire...Read More

Loeffler Confirms Golovkin-Jacobs Did About 170K PPV Buys

Promoter Tom Loeffler told Yahoo! Sports on Friday that the Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Jacobs pay-per-view show Saturday night generated roughly 170,000 buys based on figures compiled far from cable and ...Read More

Jason Quigley Tested, Decisions a Very Game Glen Tapia

Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, California - For the vacant NABF middleweight title, Jason Quigley (13-0, 10 KOs) was tested, but pushed through to win a ten round unanimous decision over a game Glen T...Read More

Caballero Labors to Points Win Against Late Replacement Ruiz

Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, California - Super lightweight prospect Hector Tanajara Jr. (8-0, 4 KOs) was dropped hard and nearly knocked out in the second round, but survived to win a six round una...Read More

Koelling Agrees to Fight Beterbiev to Become Ward's IBF Mandatory

Representatives for Enrico Koelling have informed the IBF that he is willing to fight Artur Beterbiev for the right to become the mandatory challenger for IBF light heavyweight champion Andre Ward. Th...Read More

Khan Focusing On Fighting Opponent Other Than Manny Pacquiao

Nearly a month after jointly announcing through their social media accounts that they would fight, Amir Khan isn’t nearly as confident he and Manny Pacquiao actually will share a ring in the foreseeab...Read More

Brook Won't Worry About Orbital Bone When He Fights Spence

The last thing Kell Brook will worry about when he encounters Errol Spence Jr. is his surgically repaired right eye socket. England’s Brook had surgery to repair his fractured right orbital bone follo...Read More

Brook's Trainer Doesn't See Spence as Best American Welterweight

Dominic Ingle respects Errol Spence Jr.’s willingness to fight Kell Brook in Brook’s hometown. Brook’s trainer still doesn’t see Spence as the threat he has been portrayed to be in their 12-round figh...Read More

Brook: Forget Golovkin Fight; I'm Gonna Smash Spence's Face In!

Errol Spence Jr. and his trainer, Derrick James, ridiculed Kell Brook on Wednesday for continually discussing a fight he lost against Gennady Golovkin. Brook and his trainer, Dominic Ingle, fired back...Read More

Brook's Trainer: GGG Wasn't Same vs. Jacobs After Battling Brook

Fans and reporters are anxious to see how Kell Brook bounces back from his technical knockout loss to Gennady Golovkin. Brook’s trainer is convinced that he’ll be better in his comeback bout than Golo...Read More

Crawford vs. Diaz - Agreement in Place, on HBO, May 20 in Newark

Promoters Bob Arum and Lou DiBella told on Wednesday that they have come to an agreement for Terence Crawford to fight Felix Diaz on May 20 in Newark, New Jersey. Crawford (30-0, 21 KO...Read More

Brook: If You Thought I’d Avoid Spence, Don’t Know What I’m About

Kell Brook will realize a childhood dream when he encounters Errol Spence Jr. on May 27 in Brook’s hometown. Their 12-round fight, a mandatory defense of Brook’s IBF welterweight title, finally was of...Read More

Beltran vs. Maicelo in Play For HBO Card, May 20 in Newark

Jonathan Maicelo hoped that his impressive victory over lightweight contender Jose Felix Jr. would lead to another significant fight. A month after flooring Felix five times on a his way to a unanimou...Read More

Brook-Spence to be Announced Wednesday, May 27 in Sheffield

Five weeks after they came to an agreement, the Kell Brook-Errol Spence Jr. fight finally will announced during a press conference Wednesday in Sheffield, England. England’s Brook will make a mandator...Read More

Jacobs Explains Missing IBF's Second-Day Weigh-In for GGG Fight

NEW YORK – Daniel Jacobs and his handlers had a weight plan in place prior to his fight Saturday night against Gennady Golovkin. They weren’t about to disrupt that blueprint by participating in the IB...Read More

Chocolatito's Manager Wants Immediate Rematch After 'Robbery'