Articles by author: Ryan Burton(2841 results)

Ishe Smith: I Would Have Fought Julian Williams in Philly

Former world champion Ishe Smith (29-8) will have home court advantage when he faces Julian Williams (23-1-1) Saturday night at The Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Light heavywe...Read More

Oscar Vasquez Hopes To Land a Major Fight in 2018

Streaking super flyweight Oscar Vasquez (14-1) is looking to pick up his 13th win in a row when he faces Victor Ruiz (22-7) Friday night at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center in Reno, Nevada. The fight...Read More

BJ Flores Sets Record Straight on Alexander Povetkin Fight

Heavyweight contender BJ Flores (34-3-1) read an article on this morning with amusement. According to the article by Alexey Sukachev, Flores is on standby in case, if for any reason, C...Read More

Shawn Porter: Crawford Beats Horn Easy, Everybody is a Target!

Former two-time welterweight champion Shawn Porter picked up another victory Saturday night when he defeated Adrian Granados via unanimous decision. The fight was televised by Showtime as part of a tr...Read More

Ishe Smith: I Asked For Julian Williams, Confident I'll Get The Win

Ishe Smith (29-8) will end a fourteen month layoff when he faces Julian Williams (23-1) Saturday night at The Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas strip. The bout will headline a PBC on Bou...Read More

Julian Williams: The Goal is To Be The First To KO Ishe Smith!

Former title challenger Julian Williams (23-1-1) will return to the ring on Saturday night when he faces Ishe Smith (29-8) at The Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The fight will he...Read More

Julian Williams Confident Judges Will Be Fair in Ishe Smith Fight

Julian Williams is focused on his November 18th showdown against former champion Ishe Smith (29-8). He is so focused that he refuses to speculate on anything other than his fight against Smith. So wh...Read More

Gervonta Davis Set To Return in Early 2018, Says Ellerbe

2017 was a year of mixed results for former IBF super featherweight champion Gervonta "Tank" Davis (19-0, 18 KOs). He kept his perfect record intact by going 3-0 with three knockouts. His year was hi...Read More

Ellerbe on The David Benavidez vs. Ronald Gavril Rematch

On September 8th, super middleweight contender Ronald Gavril (18-2) came within a whisker of capturing a world title when he dropped a split decision to David Benavidez (19-0). One judge had the fight...Read More

Ellerbe: Ishe Smith vs. Julian Williams is a Must Win For Both

On November 18th Julian Williams (23-1-1) collides against Ishe Smith (29-8) in a Bounce TV main event. The action takes place at The Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas strip. Light heav...Read More

Ellerbe: Badou Jack To Return in First Quarter in a Major Fight recently caught up with Mayweather Promotions' CEO Leonard Ellerbe who is getting ready for his company's November 18th show that takes place at The Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino in La...Read More

Shawn Porter: I Want Thurman and Garcia Next - Then Spence!

Two-time welterweight champion Shawn Porter (28-2-1) is very impressed with IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence (22-0). The 27-year old Spence burst onto the scene in May when he captured the title...Read More

Shawn Porter: I'm Right Back Knocking on Keith Thurman's Door!

This past Saturday night, "Showtime" Shawn Porter (28-2-1) took care of business when he defeated the rugged Adrian Granados (18-6-2) via unanimous decision. The fight took place at the Barclays Cente...Read More

Luis Nery Gets Off The Floor, Stops Arthur Villanueva in Sixth

Luis “Panterita” Nery (25-0) picked up another victory when he stopped Arthur Villanueva (31-3) in six rounds at the Gasmart Stadium in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. The official time of the stopp...Read More

Sammy Valentin Bounces Back, Stops Barboza in Five Rounds

Tonight's edition of Boxeo Telemundo takes place at the Osceola Heritage Center in Kissimmee, Florida. Sammy Valentin (13-1), of Puerto Rican descent, bounced back from his July stoppage loss to Giov...Read More

Caleb Plant: I Need a Big Name To Fight Me, Show My Skills

Caleb Plant (16-0) may only be 16 fights into his pro career but he feels that he is ready for the big fights. In his last fight he dominated Andrew Hernandez over 10 rounds at the Hard Rock Hotel and...Read More

Jose Luis Castillo Jr. looking to make a name in the United States

Jose Luis Castillo Jr. the son of the former Mexican superstar of the same name is looking to carve his own path to stardom in the United States. The 24-year-old picked up another victory this past Sa...Read More

Caleb Plant Wants David Benavidez Showdown Next

Up and coming super middleweight prospect Caleb "Sweet Hands" Plant (16-0) is yearning for a title shot. At the top of the Tennessee native's wish list is newly crowned WBC champion David Benavidez wh...Read More

Julian Williams' Trainer on Ishe Smith Fight, Talks Charlo Brothers

In this Q&A, talks to world class trainer Stephen “Breadman” Edwards about his pupil Julian Williams upcoming fight against former super welterweight champion Ishe Smith. The fight hea...Read More

Luis Concepcion Stops Luis Carrillo in Two Rounds

Former word champion Luis "Nica" Concepcion (36-6) picked up a much needed victory tonight over Luis Carrillo (17-10-1) in Panama City. The former WBA super flyweight champion dropped Carillo twice i...Read More