Articles by author: Victor Salazar(428 results)

Badou Jack is Open To Oleksandr Gvozdyk Showdown

Los Angeles - Earlier this month, Badou Jack was an interesting observer at the Staples Center in the media room. Jack, along with countless other media members, watched the contest between Adonis Ste...Read More

Lomachenko: Getting Dropped Was Me Not Being Focused

New York - Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KO’s) is a special fighter. Aside from being one of the greatest amateur boxers in history, he won his world title in his third professional fight. He followed up ...Read More

Lomachenko: I Don't Think Mikey Garcia Can Beat Errol Spence

New York - The last time Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, KO’s) was in the ring was inside of New York’s Madison Square Garden. He stopped Jorge Linares inside of 10 rounds in front of more than 10,000 fans to...Read More

Trainer Feels Garcia-Loma Happens 1 to 2 Fights After Spence

New York - Mikey Garcia (39-0, 30 KO’s) remains one of the hottest names in boxing. He’s on course to jump up to the 147-pound division to face one of the most feared fighters in the world, in IBF wel...Read More

Hearn: If Fury Beats Wilder, Rematch Eliminates Both For Joshua

New York - Anthony Joshua (22-0, 21 KO’s) is slated for an April 2019 return date at Wembley Stadium in London. After stopping Alexander Povetkin (34-2, 23 KO’s) this past September, the question has ...Read More

Lampley: Crawford, Spence, Thurman Must Fight Each Other

New York - For decades, when many fans would discuss the individual they considered to be the 'voice of boxing,' HBO’s Jim Lampley would quickly come to mind. However, after December 8th the network ...Read More

Hearn is Concerned Rehydration Clause Can Derail Khan-Brook

New York - It’s been years in the making but the all-British grudge match has yet to come to fruition between Amir Khan and Kell Brook (37-2, 26 KO’s). The two rivals have won world titles and fought ...Read More

Robert Garcia: If No Mayweather, Pacquiao Wants Mikey Next

New York- Although he may not be what he once was, Manny Pacquiao is still a major name in the sport of boxing. When the news broke that Pacquiao would be aligning himself with Al Haymon and Premier ...Read More

Hearn Agrees With Arum on Showtime Leaving Boxing like HBO

New York - Outside of Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KO’s), there probably wasn’t one other person inside the Hulu Theatre with a bigger smile than promoter Eddie Hearn - ahead of the monumental announcem...Read More

De La Hoya: Joshua vs. Wilder Won't Crack 350K Buys in US

New York - In a short amount of time, Ryan “KingRy” Garcia (16-0, 13 KO’s) has amassed a very good following. Outside of his looks, charisma, and social media activity - many insiders consider him one...Read More

De La Hoya: Canelo Possible Dec Fight Could Be in MSG, Vegas

New York - Fight week is upon us in Las Vegas. It's Canelo Avarez vs. Gennady Golovkin 2. Before fight week began, promoter Oscar De La Hoya made the rounds to talk about the business of boxing with s...Read More

Thurman: Spence is '2' at 147, Crawford is Barely a Champion!

New York - Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman (28-0, 22 KO’s) has been out of the ring since he defeated Danny Garcia (33-2, 20 KO’s) in March of last year. Thurman says he suffered a shoulder injury within his...Read More

Hearn on DAZN: We're Going To Be Biggest Force in The Sport!

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is confident that his recent streaming venture, with Perform Group's DAZN, will be a smashing hit in the United States. Hearn has signed up a stable of boxers t...Read More

Hearn Predicts: Flagship US Fighters Will Come To Matchroom

This past May, Matchroom Sport’s Managing Director Eddie Hearn made a splash on the United States boxing scene when he announced that he had finalized a partnership with streaming service DAZN - which...Read More

Hearn: Let's See if Wilder, Fury Both Make it To The Ring

New York - Mega fights in boxing never come easy as recent history has shown. Whether it was Mayweather-Pacquiao or the recent dealings with Canelo-Golovkin, there are always obstacles to overcome. En...Read More

Hearn: We Made a Huge Offer To Davis, His Promoter Declined

New York - Usually in boxing when two rival promoters work together it’s either because of rules set forth by sanctioning bodies for title fights and eliminators or because there is too much money inv...Read More

Isaac Dogboe: I Knew All Along It Would Be a Knockout Victory

Philadelphia, PA - In what was a back and forth contest this past weekend inside the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, Isaac Dogboe from Ghana (19-0, 13 KOs) stopped Jessie Magdaleno of Las Vegas (25-...Read More

Arum: Unlike Adrien Broner, Isaac Dogboe Showed Sportmanship

Philadelphia, PA - Isaac Dogboe (19-0, 13 KOs) scored an upset victory this past weekend over Jessie Magdaleno (25-1, 18 KOs). Although he was a 2 to 1 and in some places 3 to 1 betting underdog, Dogb...Read More

Malignaggi Definitely Wants To See a Broner-Vargas Rematch

Brooklyn - 13,964 fans were on hand to see a very good matchup between Adrien Broner (33-3-1, 24 KO’s) and Jessie Vargas (28-2-1, 10 KO’s) inside the Barclays Center. The two fighters battled to a ma...Read More

Malignaggi: Charlo and Davis Can Hang With GGG and Loma

Brooklyn - Two impressive displays were shown in separate bouts on Saturday night’s card in Brooklyn. To open up the Showtime card, Gervonta “Tank” Davis (20-0, 19 KO’s) dropped Jesus Cuellar (28-3, ...Read More