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Hopkins' Ex-Coach Warned Him About Vicious Joe Smith Outcome

According to veteran trainer Naazim Richardson, he warned former world champion Bernard Hopkins about the possibility of suffering a vicious knockout loss. After Hopkins suffered a one-sided twelve ro...Read More

Hopkins: Boxing Now in Fantastic Shape After Joshua's Big Win

Bernard Hopkins says boxing is in "fantastic shape" following Anthony Joshua's thrilling victory over Wladimir Klitschko and believes "the sky is the limit" for the undefeated Briton. Joshua and Klits...Read More

Hopkins: Canelo Got Better and Better Since Mayweather Loss

Bernard Hopkins talked up the development of Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, insisting the Mexican boxer is still getting better. Canelo takes on countryman Julio Cesar Chavez Jr in Nevada on Saturday, looking...Read More

Hopkins: Klitschko Should Return, But Not Face Joshua Again

FORMER HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION Wladimir Klitschko should start winding down his career against lower quality opposition and go out on his own terms, says Bernard Hopkins. Klitschko (64-5) dominated the d...Read More

Hopkins: Kovalev Coming With Some Vengeance in Ward Rematch

Last week it was announced that the Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev rematch was official. The fight will once again be distributed by HBO pay-per-view and take place in Las Vegas, this time at the Mandalay ...Read More

Hopkins: Canelo Beats Chavez, Golovkin in Mexican Legend Quest

The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, Nev. - Recently, BoxingScene.com and a small group of reporters caught up with future Hall of Fame inductee Bernard after he called the action with Bernardo Osuna for Gold...Read More

Hopkins: Over 50% Chance Ward vs. Kovalev is a Trilogy

Newly crowned WBA/WBO/IBF light heavyweight champion Andre Ward (31-0, 15 KOs) recently announced that his rematch against Sergey Kovalev (30-1, 26 KOs) is indeed on and will take place on June 17th a...Read More

Hopkins on Chavez calling off bet: Once a quitter - always a quitter!

Back in February, it was reported that Mexican rivals Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. had both agreed to bet their multi-million dollar purses on the outcome their May 6th showdown that take...Read More

Bernard Hopkins: Chavez Has More Pressure Than Canelo

We are about a month away from the May 6th HBO pay-per-view showdown that pits two-division champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (48-1-1) against former middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-2-1)...Read More

Hopkins: Jacobs Set Up Blueprint For Canelo To Beat Golovkin!

This past Saturday, BoxingScene.com caught up with Golden Boy Promotion's shareholder and future Hall of Fame inductee Bernard Hopkins. We touched on a lot of topics including WBC/WBA/IBF/IBO middlew...Read More

Video: Bernard Hopkins on His Career Run Inspiring Others

Bernard Hopkins on Inspiring Others Video Interview - LAS VEGAS - Antonio "Relentless" Orozco (26-0, 17 KOs) wasn't up to any tricks this April Fool's Day as he proudly pronounced his return to the ri...Read More

Video: Bernard Hopkins Talks Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev

Bernard Hopkins on Ward vs. Kovalev Video Interview - LAS VEGAS - Antonio "Relentless" Orozco (26-0, 17 KOs) wasn't up to any tricks this April Fool's Day as he proudly pronounced his return to the ri...Read More

Video: Bernard Hopkins Talks Canelo vs. Chavez Jr.

Bernard Hopkins talks Canelo vs. Chavez Video Interview - LAS VEGAS - Antonio "Relentless" Orozco (26-0, 17 KOs) wasn't up to any tricks this April Fool's Day as he proudly pronounced his return to th...Read More

Golovkin: I'm Focused on The Fight, Career, Not Hopkins Record

Gennady Golovkin expects Daniel Jacobs to be the toughest opponent of his career on Saturday and the middleweight king said the prospect of breaking Bernard Hopkins' defence record will not be on his ...Read More

Hopkins, in His Prime, Confident That He Would Handle Golovkin

Former undisputed middleweight champion and unified light heavyweight champion, Bernard Hopkins, will be watching Saturday's anticipated contest with a lot of interest. Gennady "GGG" Golovkin (36-0, 3...Read More

Hopkins: Jacobs Will Beat Golovkin - A Big Upset is Coming!

At one time Bernard Hopkins was the undisputed king of the middleweight division. He was practically unbeatable with the IBF, WBA, WBC, WBO world titles around his waist and set a record with 20 cons...Read More

Miguel Cotto Has No Concerns After Hopkins' Vicious KO End

On February 25th, 36-year-old Miguel Cotto is coming back from a 14-month layoff to face a dangerous puncher in James Kirkland. Cotto has been out of the ring since losing a twelve round decision to S...Read More

Hopkins-Smith Averaged 934K Viewers; Peaks at 1.035 Million

Bernard Hopkins' farewell fight against Joe Smith Jr. drew an average of 934,000 viewers for HBO on Saturday night, according to figures released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research. The future Hall-of-...Read More

Joe Smith Continues To Overcome Odds, Exceed Expectations

Joe Smith Continues To Overcome Odds, Exceed Expectations

By Thomas Gerbasi - The magic finally ran out for Bernard Hopkins last Saturday night. Whatever hocus pocus the Philadelphia legend used to hypnotize, baffle and then beat younger opponents over the l...Read More

Smith: I Did What Kovalev, Stevenson Couldn’t With KO Victories

Wherever you feel Joe Smith Jr. fits into the light-heavyweight championship picture, it’s indisputable that he has accomplished things Adonis Stevenson and Sergey Kovalev did not against common oppon...Read More