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Alantez Fox On Standby For Showtime's Benavidez-Angulo Main Event

BoxingScene.com has been informed that Alantez Fox, Mykal’s older brother, is a potential replacement preparing to fill in for Showtime’s main event August 15 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conne...

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Benavidez: Time Will Come Soon Enough To Fight At Home In Phoenix

Among the many things taken away by the coronavirus pandemic were plans of a long overdue hometown headliner for David Benavidez. It had been nearly five years since his last fight in Phoenix, Arizona...

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David Benavidez: As Of Right Now, There's A Lot To Do At 168

David Benavidez was well aware of the extreme reactions he would receive over a poster where he is portrayed as the king of the super middleweight division. Observers were either going to love it or—e...

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David Benavidez: I Have What Canelo Wants - The WBC Title

WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (22-0, 19 KOs) would be more than willing to face Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. Last November, Canelo moved up by two weight divisions, from ...

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Benavidez: Understandable To Think Taking A Paycut Isn't Fair... If I Have To, I Will

Blessed with the opportunity to return to action, David Benavidez can’t envision many reasons that would keep him out of the ring any longer than has already been the case. Not even having to fight fo...

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Romero-Marinez Part Of Showtime’s Benavidez-Angulo Tripleheader 8/15

Rolando Romero will attempt his first step toward becoming a lightweight champion August 15. Showtime announced Wednesday morning that the promising prospect will battle Jackson Marinez on August 15 a...

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Caleb Plant: Team Benavidez Is Dodging Me; I Want To Fight David

It takes two to tango, and Caleb Plant is looking for a viable dance partner for a super middleweight unification fight. One such scenario for Plant (20-0, 12 KOs), the IBF’s 168-pound champion, is to...

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Gilberto Ramirez Eyes July 25 Return, Says Bivol More Dangerous Than Beterbiev

The first Mexican boxer to capture a super middleweight world title, Gilberto 'Zurdo' Ramirez, promised to provide a surprise very soon on his return to the ring. Ramirez hopes to return by July 25, a...

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Canelo's 2020 Outlook Includes Fights In Sept. & Dec. With GGG, Plant, Benavidez, Saunders

Canelo Alvarez will have some catching up to do on the calendar as soon as coronavirus clears away. Boxing’s biggest breadwinner wants to return to the ring as soon as September, presumably for Mexica...

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Caleb Plant Touches On Long Standing Beef With David Benavidez

Caleb Plant and David Benavidez can only agree on one thing these days—the level of disdain they hold for one another. Yet, they can’t even agree neither on the starting point nor cause of their long-...

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Sulaiman: Benavidez-Angulo Still Can Happen Before Making Mandatory Against Yildirim

David Benavidez probably will be allowed by the WBC to reschedule his voluntary title defense against Roamer Alexis Angulo once the COVID-19 pandemic ends. Benavidez’s mandatory defense versus Avni Yi...

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Caleb Plant: I Want David Benavidez Fight, They Want To Wait!

Caleb Plant has grown tired of the list of excuses coming from divisional rivals. Rather than continue to plead his case through words, he’s instead chosen to start collecting receipts. The most commo...

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Dirrell: Benavidez Won't Give Me Rematch; Knows I Was Winning Before Cut

Anthony Dirrell feels he deserves a rematch with David Benavidez. If not for the cut he suffered in the sixth round, Dirrell is certain he would’ve worn down Benavidez and dealt the WBC super middlewe...

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Daniel Jacobs Takes Aim at Best of Super Middleweight Division

Daniel Jacobs Takes Aim at Best of Super Middleweight Division

By Dan Rafael - If things were normal in boxing, former middleweight world titlist Daniel Jacobs would be a few weeks into training camp for his next bout, his second since moving up to the super midd...

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David Benavidez: A Fight With Me & Canelo Would Be Explosive!

David Benavidez was originally scheduled to have a homecoming fight on April 18 that has since been cancelled due to coronavirus. The 23-year-old WBC champion Benavidez (22-0, 19 KOs), however, wants ...

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Callum Smith: Me & Benavidez Would Be Best Unification Fight To Watch, Stylistically

Callum Smith obviously believes he is the best super middleweight in boxing. He finds it difficult to determine who’s number two among the 168-pound division’s four world champions because they’re suc...

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David Benavidez: Caleb Plant Is 'Overrated,' Weakest Champ At 168

The war of words between super middleweight champions David Benavidez and Caleb Plant keeps building toward a crescendo. The 23-year-old WBC champion Benavidez (22-0, 19 KOs) opted for the written for...

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Benavidez vs. Angulo: Sampson Secures License in Arizona

Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz has secured a promoter’s license from the Arizona Department of Gaming with the aim of Sampson Boxing promoting undefeated WBC Super Middleweight World Champion David “El Ba...

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Jacobs: Benavidez Strongest, Plant Most Beatable Of 168-Pound Champs

Daniel Jacobs has paid particularly close attention to boxing’s best super middleweights since the former middleweight champion moved up to the 168-pound division. Based on what he has seen, Jacobs co...

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David Benavidez Staying Active, Still Hopes For Hometown Defense

David Benavidez was scheduled to make the first defense of his World Boxing Council super middleweight title against Roamer Alexis Angulo on April 18 in his hometown of Phoenix. The entire event was c...

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