Articles by author: Ryan Burton(2620 results)

Sullivan Barrera Accepts Artur Beterbiev IBF Eliminator

Light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (18-1) has advised that he has accepted a fight against Artur Beterbiev (11-0) to determine the mandatory challenger to IBF champion Andre ...Read More

Adonis Stevenson: Unfair Haters Call All of My Opponents 'Bums'

After a breakout 2013 campaign that saw Adonis Stevenson (28-1) go 4-0 with knockouts of Darnell Boone, Chad Dawson, Tavoris Cloud and Tony Bellew, criticism of his selection of opponents began in ern...Read More

Stevenson: Andre Ward Wants To Milk His Titles Before Facing Me

Shortly after his disputed unanimous decision victory over Sergey Kovalev this past November, Andre Ward (31-0, 15 KOs) spoke to and other reporters about his future plans....Read More

Team Ramirez: Zurdo Has What it Takes To KO Jack or DeGale!

WBO super middleweight champion Gilberto "Zurdo" Ramírez (34-0) and his team were very interested observers of the war waged Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. WBC super mid...Read More

Adonis Stevenson: Ward-Kovalev Rematch Will Have Same Result!

WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis "Superman" Stevenson (28-1) was a very interested observer of Andre Ward's narrow November points victory over Sergey Kovalev. The fight took place at the T-Mobil...Read More

Adonis Stevenson Doubts Ward-Kovalev Rematch Will Happen

Prior to Andre Ward's (31-0, 15 KOs) narrow unanimous decision victory over Sergey Kovalev (30-1, 26 KOs) on November 19th, Kovalev's promoter Kathy Duva revealed that if Ward were to win the fight, t...Read More

Adonis Stevenson: Kovalev looked like a 4 round fighter vs. Ward!

There certainly isn't any love lost between WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson (28-1) and former WBA/IBF/WBO champion Sergey Kovalev (30-1). The two men have mocked each other for years i...Read More

Canelo, De La Hoya To Chavez Jr: You Have The Contract - Sign It!

Negotiations for an all Mexican mega-fight between WBO super welterweight champion Canelo Alvarez and former middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. have been on going for several weeks....Read More

Adonis Stevenson: I Want Three Fights in 2017 - Just Line Them Up!

WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis "Superman" Stevenson will be watching the February 24th battle between Eleider Alvarez (23-0) and Lucian Bute (32-3-1) with special interest. The fight takes pla...Read More

BJ Flores: Bellew Will Go Down Really Bad in David Haye Fight!

A big domestic showdown is slated to take place on March 4th at the O2 Arena in London, UK. WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew (28-2-1) will move up to the heavyweight division to face bitter riv...Read More

Adonis Stevenson: Alvarez Must Beat Bute To Earn His Shot

On February 24th, #1 rated light heavyweight Eleider Alvarez (21-0) will risk his mandatory position in the WBC rankings when he faces former champion Lucian Bute (32-3-1) in Quebec City, Quebec. The...Read More

Adonis Stevenson: If Williams Recovered, He Should Beat Browne

WBC/lineal light heavyweight champion Adonis "Superman" Stevenson (28-1) only stepped inside the squared circle once in 2016 but what a fight it was. The fight between Thomas Williams and himself that...Read More

Adonis Stevenson: I Would Fight Joe Smith in New York

After an extended break from the ring, Adonis "Superman" Stevenson (28-1) is ready to to action. His last fight took place in July when he stopped Thomas Williams in four rounds in a bout that aired o...Read More

Josesito Lopez wants Berto rematch, says Garcia-Thurman is 50-50

Welterweight contender Josesito Lopez (34-7) returned to the ring on December 10th with an unanimous decision victory over Todd Manuel. The fight took place in Los Angeles on the Jesus Cuellar-Abner M...Read More

Josesito Lopez Favors Brandon Rios in Victor Ortiz Grudge Fight

Welterweight contender Josesito Lopez (34-7) returned to the win column on December 10th when he won an unanimous decision over Todd Manuel in Los Angeles. The fight was Lopez's first since his stopp...Read More

Andy Vences, Danny Valdivia Back on March 10, UniMas

Top Rank matchmaker Brad Goodman has advised that super featherweight prospect Andy Vences (17-0) and super welterweight prospect Danny Valdivia (13-0) will return to the ring on March...Read More

Demetrius Andrade Not Impressed With Jermall Charlo's Resume

A few weeks ago in Los Angeles, former super welterweight champion Demetrius Andrade (23-0 16 KOs) was in attendance for Jermall Charlo's knockout victory over the previously unbeaten Julian Williams....Read More

Leo Santa Cruz on Frampton Rematch: It Will Start at Round 13

On July 30th, Carl Frampton (23-0) and Leo Santa Cruz (32-1-1) traded punches in of the year's most entertaining fights. The fight took place in Brooklyn, NY at Barclays Center with Frampton pulling o...Read More

Leo Santa Cruz Willing To Fight Trilogy if He Beats Carl Frampton

"Super" WBA featherweight champion Carl Frampton (23-0) and former champion Leo Santa Cruz (32-1) will renew acquaintances on January 28th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. It will ...Read More

Jermall Charlo Would Stay at 154 For Miguel Cotto

On February 25th former four-division champion Miguel Cotto (40-5) will return to the ring for the first time in 15 months when he faces James Kirkland (32-2) in Frisco, Texas. The fight will be distr...Read More