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Video: Virgil Hunter Breaks Down Canelo vs. Khan Clash

Virgil Hunter Interview - Former two-time world champion Amir "King" Khan (31-3, 19 KOs) today hosted a media workout at his gym in Hayward, Calif. ahead of his battle against WBC, Ring Magazine and L...Read More

Khan Admits: At First Hunter Told Me To Stay Away From Canelo

British superstar Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs) admits that his trainer, Virgil Hunter, initially advised him to stay away from a proposed fight with WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (46-1-1,...Read More

Hunter Not Impressed With Canelo's Power, Streak of Wins

Virgil Hunter, the trainer for British star Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs), gets his second crack at Mexican superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (46-1-1, 32KOs). Back in March of 2014, Hunter was in the corne...Read More

Hunter: Khan Bigger Than Mayweather, Enough Pop For Canelo

Virgil Hunter, head trainer for British superstar Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs) is very excited about the upcoming fight against Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, which is scheduled for May 7th at the T-Mobile Arena i...Read More

Hunter Made The Call To Pull Andre Ward From PPV

Up until a few short weeks ago, this coming Saturday night was expected to be the light heavyweight debut of Andre Ward, who ruled the super middleweight division for several years. Ward (28-0, 15K...Read More

Hunter Smiles: I've Seen Pacquiao-Khan Sparring Tapes

Virgil Hunter, trainer of welterweight contender Amir Khan, has a very good feeling about his boxer's ability to stun Manny Pacquiao in a potential 2016 showdown. The two fighters had once trained...Read More

Andre Ward's Coach: We Look Forward To Kovalev Bout

Virgil Hunter, trainer of Olympic gold medal winner Andre Ward (28-0, 15KOs), looks forward to next year's battle with WBO/IBF/WBA light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (28-0-1, 25KOs). Ward h...Read More

Hunter: Unfortunate Public Was Denied Ward-Golovkin

Virgil Hunter, trainer of former super middleweight king Andre Ward (28-0, 15KOs), is disappointed that a showdown never happened with WBA/IBO/IBF middleweight champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin (34-0, 3...Read More

Hunter: Canelo Has Not Faced The Best, Cotto Has Edge

Veteran trainer Virgil Hunter, who works with such fighters as Andre Ward, Amir Khan and Andre Berto, is picking WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto to defeat Saul "Canelo" Alvarez on November 21 a...Read More

Khan's Trainer Expects Mayweather To Remain Retired

British star Amir Khan believes Floyd Mayweather Jr. (49-0, 26KOs) will return next year to pursue his 50th victory. Khan has been chasing Mayweather since 2013, but the fight never came together....Read More

Hunter: I Hope Amir Khan Fights Kell Brook at Some Point

One of the biggest fights to be made on British soil is a welterweight showdown between rivals Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs) and Kell Brook (35-0, 24KOs). Brook is defending his IBF world title next mon...Read More

Hunter Feels Khan Will Shine in Danny Garcia Rematch

Trainer Virgil Hunter is confident that his boxer, British star Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs), will rise to the occasion if he gets a revenge fight with Danny Garcia. Garcia stopped Khan in four rounds ...Read More

Thurman To Hunter: I'll Slap You, F*** Your Fighters Up!

WBA 'regular' welterweight champion Keith 'One Time' Thurman (26-0, 22 KOs) is ready and willing to trade punches with veteran trainer Virgil Hunter. In early article on BoxingScene.com, Hunter se...Read More

Hunter: I'll Grab Thurman's Ponytail, Break His Neck

According to veteran trainer Virgil Hunter, 62-years-old, he is still fully capable of mixing it up when he has to. A few weeks ago, WBA 'regular' welterweight champion Keith 'On Time' Thurman (26...Read More

Video: Virgil Hunter Breaks Down Mayweather-Berto

LAS VEGAS - In what is expected to be the final fight of his illustrious 19-year career, boxing superstar and pound-for-pound king Floyd "Money" Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs) will put his undefe...Read More

Hunter: Andre Ward Will Be Best Fighter, Not Pacquiao

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - On Tuesday afternoon, the soon to be retired Floyd Mayweather Jr. sat with the media and answered questions regarding his post-boxing future, he was asked for his opinion as to ...Read More

Hunter: There Are Forces That Want Mayweather To Lose

MGM Grand, Las Vegas, NV- BoxingScene.com caught up with world class trainer Andre Berto shortly after the final press conference for Saturday's pay-per-view showdown between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and ...Read More

Hunter: If Berto Wins, I'll Be Jumping Up and Down!

LOS ANGELES - Two-time welterweight world champion Andre Berto (30-3, 23 KOs) participated in a media workout at the J.W. Marriott at L.A. Live as he prepares for the biggest fight of his career. In f...Read More

Video: Virgil Hunter on Berto Landing Mayweather Shot

Radio Rahim catches up with trainer Virgil Hunter, trainer of top contender Andre Berto, to discuss the upcoming fight between WBC/WBA welterweight and junior middleweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr...Read More

Berto's Trainer Says Mayweather Shot is Still Speculation

Virgil Hunter, trainer for former champion Andre Berto, is not getting ahead of himself when it comes to widespread reports of a planned fight with WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. o...Read More