al haymon Archives - Undisputed Champion Network

Gervonta Davis is a real live ‘Wire’

Taking a risk seldom heard of from most champions, Gervonta Davis will defend his IBF junior lightweight title tonight in London, England versus Liam Walsh.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Square Jungle: Alvarez-Golovkin, Chavez Jr., Terence Crawford and Gervonta Davis

As long as boxing exists, there is a Square Jungle in which it resides. And in this Jungle, Carlos Acevedo rules with an iron keyboard and a wit to match.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Lee Baxter and Fight Town Toronto

Can Toronto, Ontario-based promoter Lee Baxter bring boxing to prevalence in an area not necessarily known for the sport? He’ll most certainly do his best.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Is boxing better off without network contracts?

The question is easy enough to answer: Should there be exclusive network contracts in boxing? Steve Kim reports.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Oscar Valdez yearns for unification opportunities

Will WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez secure the unification bouts he desires? After this weekend, we’ll hopefully find out. Steve Kim reports.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Square Jungle: Premier Boxing Champions and Spike, Salido-Lomachenko II, Crawford returns

As long as boxing exists, there is a Square Jungle in which it resides. And in this Jungle, Carlos Acevedo rules with an iron keyboard and a wit to match.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Father knows best

Kenny Porter, father of welterweight Shawn Porter might not think his son will suffer ring rust against Andre Berto but he isn’t embracing inactivity either.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Is the PBC still on ESPN?

So after pulling the rug out from under ‘Friday Night Fights,’ is Premier Boxing Champions still in a time-buy agreement with ESPN? Steve Kim reports.

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Breakfast at the Roosevelt Hotel with Ms. Duva

While reflecting on boxing’s current state – and her lost baggage – over breakfast, Main Events’ Kathy Duva waxed on why good fights are hard to make.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Square Jungle: Golovkin-Canelo, Danny Jacobs, Linares, the Haymon Outsourcing Program

Never too far from the pulse of boxing’s most controversial overtones, Carlos Acevedo returns for another installment of The Square Jungle.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,