Articles by author: Luke Furman(1055 results)

Adonis Stevenson Hopes Pascal Wins, Not Impressed By Bivol

WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson is hoping that his countryman, Jean Pascal, wins big this coming weekend in Atlantic City. Pascal will challenge undefeated WBA light heavyweight world ...Read More

David Lemieux: I Want Canelo Because I Know I Can Beat Him!

Former IBF middleweight champion David Lemieux will be looking to make a real big statement on December 15th, when he faces Tureano Johnson at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The bout will be ...Read More

Alexander Povetkin Will Have Two More Fights, Then Retire

Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (34-2, 24 KOs), 39-years-old, is going to have two more fights at most, before retiring for good from the sport. Back in September, Povetkin took part in w...Read More

Artur Beterbiev Aims To Be "More Careful" Against Joe Smith

Artur Beterbiev (13-0, 13 KOs), the IBF lightweight heavyweight champion, admits that he will have very little time to rest. Beterbiev will make the second defense of his world title against Joe Smith...Read More

WBC Prez: Mayweather-Khabib Would Do Very Good Business

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman believes a potential fight between Floyd Mayweather and UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov would be a huge financial hit. As ...Read More

David Lemieux vs. Tureano Johnson in Play For Canelo-Fielding

According to a report by TVA Sports, former IBF middleweight champion David Lemieux will back in action on December 15th at Madison Square Garden in New York City, as part of the undercard to the Cane...Read More

Beterbiev: Theoretically It's Interesting To Face Usyk in The Pros

IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev (13-0, 13 KOs) has interest in several potential fights on the horizon. But one fight in particular, which at the moment is not even close to being in th...Read More

Beterbiev: If Kovalev Wins - I'd Fight Him; Maybe Alvarez Too

The owner of the IBF light heavyweight title, undefeated Artur Beterbiev, is very interested in a potential showdown with compatriot Sergey Kovalev - if Kovalev is able to regain his world title in Fe...Read More

Dmitry Bivol: I View Jean Pascal as a Dangerous Opponent

WBA light heavyweight champion Russian Dmitry Bivol feels strongly that it would be a very big mistake to underestimate Canadian star Jean Pascal. Last week, it became known that Bivol would return on...Read More

Eleider Alvarez Reviewing Offers From ESPN, PBC and DAZN

WBO light heavyweight champion Eleider Alvarez (24-0, 12 KOs) is a very hot commodity. Alvarez appeared on HBO back in August, when he pulled off a stunning seven round knockout of Sergey Kovalev to c...Read More

Dmitry Bivol vs. Jean Pascal in Play For November 24

According to TVA Sports and The Montreal Journal, a deal has been reached for Jean Pascal to challenge WBA light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol on November 24 in Atlantic City. Their clash will be ...Read More

Artur Beterbiev vs. Joe Smith in Play, Says Michel

According to Yvon Michel, promoter for IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev, the next fight for his boxer would take place on a date in December. And the opponent is almost certain to be Joe...Read More

Adonis Stevenson: I'll Prove I'm Still #1, I'll Knock Gvozdyk Out!

Although he may be in his forties and fought to a majority draw against Badou Jack in the spring, once-beaten Adonis Stevenson is determined to show everyone that he's still the top fighter at light h...Read More

Mikael Zewski vs. Ali Funeka Set For Stevenson-Gvozdyk Card

Installed in the WBC's top 15 just a few days, welterweight contender Mikael Zewski (31-1, 22 KOs) will face a former world champion in his next fight. The contest takes place on the 1st of December a...Read More

Artur Szpilka, Mariusz Wach To Collide on November 10

An all-Polish heavyweight showdown has been finalized for November 10 at the Arena Gliwice in Gliwice. It's official! Artur Szpilka (21-3, 15 KO) will collide with Mariusz Wach (33-3, 17 KO)....Read More

Artur Beterbiev Continues Legal Battle To Become Free Agent

IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev (13-0, 13 KOs) is not throwing in the towel when it comes to his contractual battle with promoter Yvon Michel of GYM. Beterbiev had been inactive for a y...Read More

Artur Beterbiev: I Have No Problem Facing Dmitry Bivol

IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev (13-0, 13 KOs) has no problem with facing WBA champion Dmitry Bivol (14-0, 11 KOs) in a unification. Beterbiev shares the same trainer as WBO champion El...Read More

Bellew: If Adonis Stevenson Moves Up - I'll KO Him in 3 Rounds

Former cruiserweight world champion Tony Bellew (30-2-1, 20 KOs) is the poster boy for career recovery - as he managed to make himself a major name in the sport in the aftermath of getting knocked out...Read More

WBC Prez is Proud of Povetkin's Performance With Joshua

Although his organization was not involved in the fight, World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman was very proud of the performance of Alexander Povetkin of Russia. Povetkin (34-2, 24 KOs), wh...Read More

Lemieux on Canelo: I'll Be The Underdog, I Can Surprise Everyone

Last Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Canadian middleweight banger David Lemieux (40-4, 34KOs) sparked out Gary "Spike" O'Sullivan (28-3, 22KOs) in a single round....Read More