Articles by author: Chris LaBate(534 results)

Cameron Hopes Barrett Victory Leads To Danny Green

Kiwi boxer Shane Cameron (28-2, 21KOs) is going to make the most of his May 30th bout against Monte Barrett (35-9-2, 20KOs), the man who defeated Cameron's countryman and rival David Tua. The heavywei...Read More

Pacquiao Moving Closer To God, Roach is Concerned

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao is moving closer to God. The boxer has always been religious, but in the last few months the Filipino superstar has taken huge steps to follow his religious be...Read More

Cleverly: If Macca Builds Himself Back Up, We Can Fight

WBO light heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly (23-0, 11KOs) is willing to face domestic rival Enzo Maccarinelli (33-5, 26KOs) - if Enzo, a former WBO cruiserweight champion, rebuilds his career. Macc...Read More

Danny Green Interested in Anthony Mundine Rematch

Former champion Danny Green (31-5, 27KOs) is still interested in avenging his 2006 decision loss to Anthony Mundine (43-4, 25KOs). Their fight is still considered as the "biggest event in Australian b...Read More

Callum Johnson To Return on Burns vs Moses Undercard

Light heavyweight prospect Callum Johnson (3-0, 1KOs) will make his long awaited return on March 10 at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow, Scotland. Johnson has been inactive since last July. The card is h...Read More

Soliman Making Legal Threat To Bust Geale-Adama Clash

Middleweight contender Sam Soliman is attempting to bust the upcoming defense of IBF champion Daniel Geale, scheduled for March 7th against Osumanu Adama in Tasmania. ...Read More

Austin Trout Ready For The Challenge of Anthony Mundine

Austin Trout (24-0, 14KOs), the WBA's "regular" junior middleweight champion, is looking to defend his belt against the mandatory challenger - interim beltholder Anthony Mundine (43-4, 25KOs) of Austr...Read More

Lucian Bute To Return on April 14, With or Without Froch

Super middleweight contender Lucian Bute (30-0, 24KOs) is likely going to fight on April 14th in Montreal, with or without Nottingham's Carl Froch. The promoters for both boxers are very close to a de...Read More

Stevenson To Use Emanuel Steward For His IBF Eliminator

Rising super middleweight contender Adonis Stevenson (16-1, 13KOs) will receive a huge boost on February 18th at the Bell Centre in Montreal, when hall-of-fame trainer Emanuel Steward takes charge of ...Read More

Chisora: Klitschko Fights Cruisers, American Has-Beens

British challenger Dereck Chisora (15-2, 9 KOs) may have been quiet for the last week or so, but now he is getting warmed up. Chisora lashed out at WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko, attacking...Read More

Chisora Cracks on Vitali For Steroid Use During TV Face-Off

gave away his secret of how he plans on fighting) next month in their February 18th fight at the Olympiahalle, Munich, Bayern, Germany. Chisora, 27, revealed on BoxNation’s Head to Head special that h...Read More

Tarver: David Haye Wants Me To Go Away But I'm Not!

IBO cruiserweight champion Antonio Tarver is still pushing for a fight with former two division champion David Haye, who is currently trying to land a summer showdown with WBC heavyweight champion Wla...Read More

Klitschko: Me and David Haye Are 'Miles Apart' on a Deal

According to WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko, a possible agreement to fight British rival David Haye is not even close to being a finalized option. Klitschko (43-2, 40KOs) will defend his ti...Read More

Anthony Mundine Hits Los Angeles To Pursue U.S. Dream

The Sunday Telegraph reports that former multi-division champion Anthony Mundine (43-4, 25KOs) has left Sydney, Australia and is scheduled to arrive in Los Angeles to pursue his dream of becoming a st...Read More

Macklin: Sturm Tried To Take 40% of My Future Earnings!

According to middleweight contender Matthew Macklin (28-3, 19KOs), WBA champion Felix Sturm tried to force him into a rematch agreement that would guarantee Sturm a 40% take of Macklin's future earnin...Read More

Macklin: I'm Bigger, I'm Stronger, I'll Beat Sergio Martinez!

Middleweight Matthew Macklin (28-3, 19KOs) may be a big underdog on paper, but he believes the bookies have backed the wrong man. The British contender expects a career changing victory on March 17th ...Read More

Sam Soliman To Face Garth Wood on Feb. 19 in Sydney

An interesting crossroads battle has been booked for February 19 in Sydney. Veteran middleweight Sam Soliman (40-11, 17KOs) will face Garth Wood (10-2-1, 6KOs). The two fighters have had rivalries wit...Read More

Jeff Fenech Launches Attack at Danny Green Over Ploys

Three-time world champion Jeff Fenech has launched a verbal attack at his former friend Danny Green. Fenech, who once trained Green, claims the former IBO cruiserweight champion is milking the Austral...Read More

Alcine Eyes 154, But Open To "Big Money" Lemieux Redo

Joachim Alcine's career is back, after his shocking twelve round majority decision upset win on Saturday night at the Bell Centre in Montreal. A huge underdog going in, he got the better of the bigger...Read More

Lemieux Praises Alcine: I Tip My Hat, A True Champion

Very few pundits were giving former junior middleweight champion Joachim Alcine (33-2) a shot at beating David Lemieux on Saturday at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Alcine, winless in two years and mov...Read More