Articles by author: Steve Kim(1643 results)

Promoter: I Really Believed Munguai Would Knock Golovkin Out

This Saturday night from the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Jaime Munguia makes the first defense of his WBO junior middleweight title he won back on May 12th by bludgeoning Sadam Ali over f...Read More

Top Rank President is Very High on Teofimo Lopez

In what was his ESPN debut this past weekend in New Orleans, lightweight prospect Teofimo Lopez impressed the national audience by impressively halting William Silva in six rounds to improve to 10-0 (...Read More

Lomachenko's Manager Gives Update on Rehabilitation, Return

WBA lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KOs) caused a bit of a stir last week on social media when he stated that he'd be ''back'' on August 25th, which was supposed to be the date of his n...Read More

Arum Will Speak With Pacquiao About Crawford, Lomachenko

In the wake of Manny Pacquiao's seventh round stoppage of Lucas Matthysse to capture the WBA "regular" welterweight title this past weekend in Malaysia, there is now renewed talk of 'the Pac Man' faci...Read More

Regis Prograis is 'Super Excited' To Return Before Home Crowd

It's been several years before junior welterweight contender, Regis Prograis, has fought in his home state of Louisiana but on Saturday night he makes his homecoming to New Orleans as he headlines ver...Read More

Teofimo Lopez: Mark My Words - I'll Be World Champion By 21

This Saturday night from the Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, lightweight contender Teofimo Lopez (9-0, 7 KO's) faces William Silva (25-1, 14 KO's) in what will be his first ten rounder. This fight wil...Read More

Usyk Manager Clarifies Previous Comments on the WBSS Finals

Earlier today manager Egis Klimas told that there were some issues that were putting the World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight finals(scheduled for next Saturday in Moscow, Russia) b...Read More

Usyk's Manager Still Not Sure if Gassiev WBSS Showdown is a Go

Next week in Russia the finals of the World Boxing Super Series takes place between unified champions, Oleksandr Usyk and Murat Gassiev. But according to Usyk's manager, Egis Klimas some issues still ...Read More

Prograis Knew Top Rank Didn't Want Him To Face Jose Ramirez

Regis Prograis faces Juan Jose Velasco this weekend in what is a homecoming fight for him at the Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana. Prograis, by defeating Julius Indongo in two rounds back in...Read More

Regis Prograis is Motivated To Compete in WBSS Tournament

Should Regis Prograis (21-0, 18 KOs) defeat Juan Jose Velasco (20-0, 12 KOs) on Saturday night he is set to enter the World Boxing Super Series junior welterweight tournament. For 'Rougarou' it's a ch...Read More

Freddie Roach Retools Roster With Two Espinoza Boxers

Renowned trainer Freddie Roach, best known for his long and fruitful run with Manny Pacquiao, is now retooling his stable and has added two boxers who are handled by the Espinoza Boxing Club. Last Fri...Read More

Bob Arum Slams O'Connor's Trainers: They Almost Killed This Kid!

So in the wake of his first scheduled title defense not taking place this past weekend, when will Jose Ramirez defend his WBC 140-pound title? "We're trying to reschedule his fight for September 14th ...Read More

Jose Ramirez vs. Danny O'Connor is OFF - O'Connor Hospitalized

The scheduled bout between newly crowned WBC super lightweight titlist, Jose Ramirez, and Danny O'Connor has been called off as sources say that O'Connor became dehydrated in an attempt to make weight...Read More

Kavaliauskas Ready For Title Shot, Willing To Face Crawford

Should welterweight contender Egis Kavaliauskas (19-0, 16 KO's) defeat Juan Carlos Abreu on Saturday night at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California, will 'the Mean Machine' from Lithuania be in l...Read More

Jacobs-Derevyanchenko: Trainer Caught in Middle of Fight Order

Should Daniel Jacobs (34-2, 29 KOs) and Sergiy Derevyanchenko (12-0, 10 KOs) square off for the vacant IBF middleweight title, trainer Andre Rozier has a decision to make given that he works with both...Read More

Sergey Lipinets Manager on Why His Fighter is Not Part of WBSS

The names are now spilling out for the World Boxing Super Series junior welterweight tournament and they include the likes of the highly regarded, Josh Taylor, and Regis Prograis (provided he wins nex...Read More

Abel Sanchez Says Fans 'Hypocritical' on Guys Like Alex Saucedo

So what were veteran trainer Abel Sanchez's thoughts on Alex Saucedo's bloody and violent seventh round stoppage of Lenny Zappavigna this past weekend? The ESPN televised co-feature was by far the shi...Read More

Matthysse Receives His Money, Heads To Malaysia on Tuesday

It took longer than promised but Golden Boy Promotions and Lucas Matthysse have received their funds from the organizers of the July 14th event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. So with that said, Matthysse...Read More

Maurice Hooker vs. Alex Saucedo Still on Pace For The Fall

It was a rough and physical fight for Alex Saucedo, who was able to stop Lenny Zappavigna, this past weekend in Oklahoma City in what was a triumphant homecoming bout that was televised nationally by ...Read More

Joshua vs. Povetkin on Course For September 22 Collision

At this point, it appears to be a certainty that unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) will be facing his WBA mandatory, Alexander Povetkin (34-1, 24 KOs), in his next bout. Povet...Read More