Articles by author: Ryan Burton(2669 results)

Porter Thinks Chavez Won't Be an Easy Fight For Canelo

On May 6th WBO super welterweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will move up 10.5 pounds in weight to face former middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. at the T-Mobile Arena in La Vegas. The f...Read More

Porter Hopes Pacquiao Retires, Says Khan Has Skills To Beat Anyone

May 20th was the last date mentioned for a possible welterweight showdown between WBO champion Manny Pacquiao and British superstar Amir Khan. Last month, the former sparring partners took to their v...Read More

Porter: McGregor Sparring Looked Bad, Mayweather Batters Him

A mega-fight between retired former pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather (49-0, 26 KOs) and UFC champion Conor McGregor appears to be close to coming fruition. McGregor would lace up boxing gloves an...Read More

Shawn Porter: Expect Me To Try To Knock Andre Berto Out!

Former welterweight champion Shawn Porter (26-2-1, 16 KOs) has not been in the ring since last June when he lost a close decision to current WBA/WBC welterweight champion Keith Thurman. Just prior to ...Read More

Antonio Orozco Feels Stronger at 147, Plans For a Big Year

On April 1st, unbeaten welterweight prospect Antonio Orozco (25-0) will return to the ring against fellow unbeaten prospect Keandre Gibson (16-0-1). The fight takes place at the Cosmopolitan Hotel an...Read More

Vargas: After I Beat Bradley, I Can Jump Back in With Pacquiao

Former two-division champions Tim Bradley and Jessie Vargas have both been out of the ring since losing their most recent fight which for both was against Manny Pacquiao. Bradley dropped a decision to...Read More

Porter: Keith Thurman Clearly Beat Danny Garcia, I Had it 8-4

The highly anticipated WBC, WBA welterweight unification showdown between undefeated fighters Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia may not have produced fireworks in the ring but it was a big ratings hit, a...Read More

Jessie Vargas Targets May/June Return - Tim Bradley Rematch

Former two-division champion Jessie Vargas is hoping for a late spring to the ring. The last time we saw Vargas in action, he dropped an unanimous decision to Manny Pacquiao in November. Prior to tha...Read More

Jessie Vargas on Thurman-Garcia: Should have taken more chances

The March 4th battle between Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia had the highest prime time audience for boxing in decades. The fight was a special Showtime card that was presented by Premier Boxing Champi...Read More

Samuel Clarkson Very Confident of Upsetting Dmitry Bivol

Being an underdog isn't anything new for Samuel Clarkson (19-3). The tough as nails Texan is slated to face Dmitry Bivol (9-0) on April 14th for the interim WBA light heavyweight title. The fight will...Read More

Jessie Vargas - Spanish Analyst For GGG-Jacobs, Canelo-Chavez recently caught up with former two-division champion Jessie Vargas. The Las Vegas resident was last in the ring in November when he lost a decision to Manny Pacquiao. He had captured t...Read More

Rico Ramos Dominates Erik Ruiz Over Ten For Decision Win

Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada - In the main event former junior featherweight titlist Rico Ramos improved his record to 27-5 with a dominating unanimous decision victory over Eri...Read More

Jose Ramirez Hopes For World Title Fight By The End of The Year

As previously reported on, 2012 US Olympian Jose Ramirez (19-0) will return to the ring for the first time in 2017 on May 5th in Reno at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center. The fight wi...Read More

Parker: Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko is a 50-50 Fight

On April 29th the biggest heavyweight fight in several years will take place when IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua takes on former WBA/WBO/IBF/IBO champion Wladimir Klitschko....Read More

Jose Ramirez Will Return on May 5 in Reno, Tops UniMas Card

Top Rank matchmaker Brad Goodman has advised that unbeaten super lightweight prospect Jose Ramirez (19-0) will return to the ring on May 5th at the Reno Sparks Convention Center in Ren...Read More

Joseph Parker Expects Major Improvements From Andy Ruiz Fight

Joseph Parker (22-0) made history in December when he became the first New Zealander to win a world championship in the heavyweight division. He defeated the then unbeaten Andy Ruiz (29-1) via majorit...Read More

Tim Bradley is Still Very Interested in Facing Miguel Cotto

Former two-division champion Tim Bradley (33-2-1, 13 KOs) was at a press conference this past Friday to support super lightweight prospect Edgar Martinez, who is managed by Bradley's wife Monica. Brad...Read More

Tim Bradley's Wife Now Managing Other Fighters, Expands Stable

Monica Bradley, wife and manager of former two-division champion Tim Bradley, has decided to expand her stable. First up to turn pro is Edgar Martinez who will make his debut on the Andy Vences-Angel ...Read More

Parker Believes Beating Fury Will Help Build His Name in The UK

Newly crowned WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (22-0) will have a different challenge when he steps in the ring against Hughie Fury (20-0) than he did when he defeated Andy Ruiz for the title in...Read More

Vences Interested in Facing Miura and Berchelt Down The Line

Super featherweight prospect Andy Vences (17-0) returns to the ring on March 10th against Angel Hernandez at the Tachi Palace in Lemoore, California. The bout will headline the latest edition of UniMa...Read More