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Lateef Kayode Livid: Everyone Knows I F***** Tarver Up!

As is often the case when a fight ends in a draw, cries of victory being stolen come from both sides. Such was the case after unbeaten Lateef Kayode and former light heavyweight king Antonio Tarver...Read More

Tarver’s Heavyweight Journey Stalled With Kayode Draw

By Jake Donovan - Former light heavyweight king Antonio Tarver, now the IBO's champion at cruiser, has aspirations of one day conquering the Klitschko brothers and claiming the heavyweight throne. ...Read More

Tarver: I Beat Lateef Kayode in Every Facet of The Game!

It’s not the best way to keep an unbeaten streak alive, but Antonio Tarver can still look at his pair of losses to Chad Dawson as the last time he had to contend with the taste of the defeat. The 4...Read More

Tarver: After Kayode, Bring on The Klitschko Brothers

Antonio Tarver makes it no secret that before he decides to hang up his gloves for good he wants a shot at a Heavyweight title. Currently the Heavyweight division has been monopolized by the Klitschko...Read More

Antonio Tarver: Kayode is The Challenge I Need at 43

Antonio Tarver worked out in Carson, CA for his upcoming clash with Cruiserweight powerhouse Lateef Kayode which will take place at the Home Depot Center and airing live on Showtime this Saturday nigh...Read More

Tarver-Kayode, Wright-Quillin, Trout-D-Rod Report Cards

Boxing fans have grown accustomed in the pay-per-view era to shelling out pay-per-view dollars for shows with a set of solid fights but no real main event. Showtime has saved them some coin with a ra...Read More

Photos: Tarver vs Kayode, Quillin vs Wright Final Presser

CARSON, Calif. – All eight fighters participating in Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING “Four Warned” event and the SHOWTIME EXTREME fighters participated in a final press conference on Thursday,...Read More

Photos/Weights: Tarver vs. Kayode, Wright vs. Quillin

The weights are in for Saturday's Showtime televised quadrupleheader at the Home Depot Center in Los Angeles, California. In the main event, undefeated Lateef Kayode (18-0, 14 KOs) will challenge IBO ...Read More

Video: Antonio Tarver Aiming To Teach Kayode Respect

Luis Sandoval catches up with IBO cruiserweight champion Antonio Tarver as training winds down, to discuss his upcoming fight with undefeated Lateef Kayode and more. ...Read More

Tarver: I Haven’t Taken Kayode Lightly By Any Stretch

At 43 years of age, Antonio Tarver can’t afford to leave anything to chance in his latest comeback. The former light heavyweight king has always been outspoken in regards to his own career, whether...Read More

Antonio Tarver Sees Heavyweight Title as The Final Goal

Don’t let the cruiserweight frame fool you; Antonio Tarver doesn’t plan on sticking around below 200 lb. for very long. The 1996 Olympic Bronze medalist and former light heavyweight king firmly bel...Read More

Photos/Quotes: Antonio Tarver Prepares For Kayode Bout

CARSON, Calif. – Former light heavyweight kingpin Antonio “Magic Man” Tarver, hard-hitting world title challenger Delvin Rodriguez and IBF No. 1 rated bantamweight contender Vusi Malinga hosted a work...Read More

Tarver Confident His Ability and Skill Will Defeat Kayode

Antonio Tarver believes his vast experience against better, higher-profile fighters will be one of his biggest advantages when he faces Lateef Kayode in a cruiserweight bout June 2 in Carson, Calif. ...Read More

Antonio Tarver Clarifies Past Criticism Of Lateef Kayode

From the moment their fight was inked, the June 2 cruiserweight showdown between Antonio Tarver and Lateef Kayode has been billed as a grudge match. The seeds for the rivalry were planted well over...Read More

Antonio Tarver: I Don't Want To See Roy Jones Get Hurt

Roy Jones Jr. hasn’t been the same fighter since Antonio Tarver drilled him with a devastating left hand in the second round of their May 2004 rematch in Las Vegas. Eight years and six losses later...Read More

Video: Lateef Kayode Aiming To Hurt Antonio Tarver

Luis Sandoval catches up with undefeated cruiserweight contender Lateef Kayode to discuss his upcoming fight with former multi division world champion Antonio Tarver, training camp and more....Read More

Tarver vs Kayode, Wright-Quillin Open Workout Quotes

NEW YORK - Training camp continues in full steam for the talented and confident boxers who'll be fighting on "Four Warned" - the highly anticipated quadrupleheader featuring a pair of boxing legends i...Read More

Tarver-Kayode, Wright-Quillin, Trout-Rodriguez Notes

NEW YORK – Training camp continues in full steam for the talented and confident boxers who’ll be fighting on “Four Warned” – the highly anticipated quadrupleheader featuring a pair of boxing legends i...Read More

Antonio Tarver and Winky Wright Open Workout Quotes

TAMPA, Fla. – Less than three weeks before Antonio Tarver steps into the ring to continue his campaign at cruiserweight by taking on the unbeaten power puncher Lateef Kayode, the “Magic Man” held an o...Read More

Kayode is Furious, Vows To KO Antonio Tarver in Five

Lateef Kayode will headline a rare quadruple fight card presented by Showtime when he takes on Antonio Tarver for the IBO Cruiserweight championship on June 2nd at the Home Depot Center. There is an u...Read More