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Smith-Vlasov, Berchelt-Valdez Cards To Be Held At MGM Grand In Las Vegas

After exploring other Las Vegas venues, promoter Bob Arum has decided to bring his next two ESPN shows back to MGM Grand. BoxingScene.com has been informed that Top Rank’s cards scheduled for February...

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BoxingScene.com's Fighter Of The Year: Teofimo Lopez Jr.

BoxingScene.com's Fighter Of The Year: Teofimo Lopez Jr.

By Jake Donovan - With the growing likelihood of only getting one fight in for the year, Teofimo Lopez Jr. was going to make it count. The unbeaten 23-year old Brooklyn native did just that, not only ...

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Zepeda-Baranchyk, Fury, Lopez, Alvarez Among 2020 BWAA Awards Nominees

Even with fewer categories this year, three previous honorees are in the hunt to repeat in the year-end awards. Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez, Eddy Reynoso and Keith Connolly are among the 2019 year-end recip...

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Joe Smith vs. Vlasov, Commey vs. Marinez - Official For February 13

Light heavyweight contender Joe “The Beast” Smith Jr., the consummate everyman, spent more than a decade as a union laborer on Long Island. He now owns and operates a tree service business, chopping a...

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Artur Beterbiev-Joe Smith: Arum, DeGuardia Aim For Unification Showdown

If Top Rank chairman Bob Arum’s plan comes to fruition three of the four major light heavyweight world title belts will be unified in the first half of 2021. There is a three-fight plan in place to ma...

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Joe Smith vs. Maxim Vlasov Ordered For Vacant WBO Light Heavyweight Title

Light heavyweight contenders Joe Smith Jr. and Maxim Vlasov on Tuesday were ordered to meet for the vacant WBO world title. The WBO sent a letter to Star Boxing promoter Joe DeGuardia, Smith’s co-prom...

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Joe Smith: Bivol is By Far Best I've Fought - He's The Best at 175!

At the moment, Joe Smith (26-3, 21 KOs) is riding a very big high in his career. In January, he beat up and dropped Jesse Hart to win a ten round decision at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas....

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Joe Smith: I Believe I'm A Little Tougher Than Beterbiev; I'll Get Him Out Of There

Joe Smith Jr. hopes his foreseeable fight against Artur Beterbiev happens just as much as many boxing fans. The emerging light heavyweight contender considers a showdown with Beterbiev a can’t-miss ac...

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Bob Arum: My Matchmaker Told Me Joe Smith Would Beat Beterbiev

Bob Arum always believed Joe Smith Jr. was capable of performing against a top opponent the way he defeated Eleider Alvarez last month. Now that Smith has knocked out Alvarez, Arum “absolutely” has pr...

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Joe Smith Follows Career-Advancing Victory With Chores First, Celebration Second

Joe Smith Follows Career-Advancing Victory With Chores First, Celebration Second

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - In case you’d not noticed already, Joe Smith isn’t your typical fighter. Case in point, just two days after the most substantial win of his pro career, the rugged Long Island nat...

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Eleider Alvarez's Trainer Believes Time Has Come To Retire

Eleider Alvarez and his coach made a pact together. When he would suffer his next defeat, it was understood that the boxer had to hang up his gloves in order to leave his sport in good health. This ...

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Smith On Facing Salamov-Vlasov Winner: I Was Told Alvarez Was Championship Fight

Joe Smith Jr. senses he has successfully navigated the most treacherous part of his path toward winning the WBO light heavyweight title. The heavy-handed contender doesn’t know anything about Umar Sal...

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Joe Smith: Win Over Alvarez Was a Big One, I Really Needed It

Joe "The Beast" Smith Jr. once again lived up to his moniker. The Long Island native, nearly four years since he knocked Bernard Hopkins through the ropes, knocked out Eleider "Storm" Alvarez in the n...

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Joe Smith Batters, Bloodies, Stops Eleider Alvarez in Nine

Alvarez, Smith Fight Photos Gallery - MGM Grand Conference Center - In a light heavyweight eliminator, Joe Smith (26-3, 21 KOs) dropped and knocked out Eleider Alvarez (25-2, 13 KOs) in the ninth roun...

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Joe Smith Busts Up Eleider Alvarez, Knocks Him Out in Ninth

Eleider Alvarez vs. Joe Smith - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Alvarez, Smith Scorecard BoxingScene Live - 4 world rated (WBO), JOE "THE BEAST" SMITH JR (25-3 20KO's) and #3 world rated (WBO), ELEIDER "STORM" ALVAREZ (23-1 13KO's) tipped the scaled today at MGM G...

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Joe Smith: As Long As I Keep Winning, Plan To Go After All The Champs

It was music to Joe Smith Jr’s ears when he learned that his ordered title eliminator would land as part of Top Rank’s summer boxing series. After all, it’s a key part of his plan to run the tables at...

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Eleider Alvarez, Joe Smith - Ready For Las Vegas Showdown

Smith, Alvarez Weights Photos Gallery - 4 world rated (WBO), JOE "THE BEAST" SMITH JR (25-3 20KO's) and #3 world rated (WBO), ELEIDER "STORM" ALVAREZ (23-1 13KO's) tipped the scaled today at MGM Grand...

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Eleider Alvarez-Joe Smith Weigh-In Results From Las Vegas

The same could not be said for some fighters on their undercard, but Eleider Alvarez and Joe Smith Jr. met their contractual obligations at their weigh-in Friday in Las Vegas. Montreal’s Alvarez offic...

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Eleider Alvarez To Joe Smith: I’m Not Exactly Jesse Hart; Way More Complete

Eleider Alvarez To Joe Smith: I’m Not Exactly Jesse Hart; Way More Complete

By Keith Idec - Eleider Alvarez acknowledged Joe Smith Jr.’s power and was complimentary of Smith’s performance against Jesse Hart. The hard-hitting Smith beat Hart convincingly January 11 in Atlantic...

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