Articles by author: Radio Rahim(451 results)

Daniel Jacobs: Saunders, Lemieux Are Very Limited, B-Level Guys

New York - On Saturday night at the Nassau Coliseum, middleweight contender Daniel Jacobs (33-2, 29 KOs) made his return to the ring and won a dominating twelve round unanimous decision over previousl...Read More

Hearn: I Feel For Wilder - He's a One-Man Band Commercially

New York - Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport believes WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) should have a much bigger profile than he actually has at the moment - at least among...Read More

Hearn: Joshua KO's Wilder Every Day of Week - Twice on Sunday!

New York - Matchroom Sports CEO Eddie Hearn, who promotes IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs), is confident that his boxer will score a knockout victory over WBC champio...Read More

Joshua-Wilder: Hearn To Meet With Haymon, Finkel - Talks DiBella

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport, who promotes IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs) has confirmed to that he's going to have a meeting on Thursday wi...Read More

Jermell Charlo: I'll Fight Erislandy Lara - I Don't Give a F***!

Last month from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Showtime televised a tripleheader event that featured three world champions from the junior middleweight division. In the headline bout, WBA/IBO junior...Read More

Hearn: A Shame, Loma vs. Rigo Won't Be as Big as it Should Be

In two months time, world champions Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-0, 11 KOs) and Vasyl Lomachenko (9-1, 7 KOs) will finally collide in the ultimate bragging rights showdown. Their ESPN televised bout will ...Read More

Joshua vs. Wilder-Ortiz Winner - Guaranteed in 2018, Says Hearn

If both fighters continue to win, a blockbuster unification showdown is guaranteed between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) and IBF, IBO, WBA Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs), accor...Read More

HBO's Lampley: Ward Was Talking Joshua Bout Before Retirement

HBO's longtime analyst Jim Lampley was very surprised when light heavyweight king Andre Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) announced his retirement last week. Ward, only 33 years old, was ranked by many as the best ...Read More

Jacobs: Saunders Called Out Amir Khan - Hard To Respect Him!

Back on September 16th in London, WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (25-0, 12 KOs) defended his title for the second time, with a twelve round unanimous decision over Willie Monroe. Jr. For...Read More

Daniel Jacobs vs. David Lemieux is Very Possible, Says Hearn

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom is mapping out the middleweight landscape for his newest client, for WBA 'regular' middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs). Hearn officially announced the ...Read More

Hearn on Jacobs' Options: Golovkin II, Canelo, Lemieux, Saunders

This past weekend, British promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport began his conquest of the American market. Known as the promoter for most of the biggest names in the UK market, Hearn is now looking...Read More

Roy Jones: Andre Ward's Place in Boxing History is Near The Top

Last week the boxing world received a shocker, when unified light heavyweight champion Andre Ward announced his retirement from the sport. According to Ward, the desire was no longer there and his bod...Read More

Daniel Jacobs Confident: I See Myself Stopping Canelo!

Former WBA 'regular' middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs) was a very interested observer in the recent middleweight clash between Gennady Golovkin and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. Golvkin (37-...Read More

Daniel Jacobs Clarifies Role of Al Haymon in Eddie Hearn Union

This past Saturday night, former middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs) officially revealed that he signed a multi-fight promotional agreement with UK-based promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchro...Read More

Hearn Reveals Big Plans For U.S. Market, Being a Force on HBO

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is the top boxing promoter in the UK. On Saturday night, he officially began his anticipated expansion to the American market. Back in the UK, Hearn promotes nu...Read More

HBO's Lampley Explains: Golovkin is Slipping, He's Deteriorating

Last Saturday night in Las Vegas - IBF, WBA, WBC, IBO middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) fought to a twelve round draw with Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs...Read More

Terence Crawford: Mikey Garcia Fight Would Have To Be at 147

WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (37-0, 33 KOs) is still looking for the biggest opportunity possible in the next few months. In July, Garcia jumped up to the junior welterweight division and dom...Read More

Crawford Focused on Move To 147 - Wants Keith Thurman Fight

WBA, WBC, WBO junior welterweight champion Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs) is ready to conquer his third weight class. After becoming a world champion at lightweight, and unifying the entire division ...Read More

Abel Sanchez: Pacquiao Was KO'd A lot Worse Than Chocolatito

Abel Sanchez, trainer of several top fighters like middleweight king Gennady Golovkin, believes Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez is still capable of continuing his career. On Saturday night at the StubHub...Read More

Lampley on Mayweather: Maybe He Can Fight a Woman Next?

Jim Lampley, who is part of the broadcast team for HBO's World Championship Boxing, does not believe Floyd Mayweather Jr. will remain in retirement. He fully expects Mayweather to return to the ring a...Read More