Mr. Akihiko Honda Archives - Undisputed Champion Network

Peace in the Middle East on May 12 at the Garden?

Ah yes, once again, cooler heads have prevailed in boxing, as the powers that be have made Jorge Linares vs. Vasyl Lomachenko official for May 12.

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The battle over May(day) 12

Negotiations for Jorge Linares vs. Vasyl Lomachenko – a battle both fighters desire – have hit a snag. Figures. Steve Kim explains why.

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A Q&A with Peter Nelson: Part one

In Part One of a Q&A with UCNLive’s Steve Kim, HBO Sports’ Peter Nelson discusses 2017 in boxing and the year to come.

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Tying ‘SuperFly’ together

Great cards don’t just pop up out of nowhere; they all take lots of work. Steve Kim uncovers all the hows and whys necessary to make ‘SuperFly’ a reality.

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Brian Viloria’s final chapter begins in Japan

After a 17-month absence from boxing, former two-division titlist Brian Viloria returns to make one last run at a championship. Steve Kim reports.

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Rudy Hernandez: A familiar face in the opposite corner

  As Carlos Cuadras defends his WBC 115-pound title against the vaunted Roman Gonzalez on Saturday night from The Forum in Inglewood, California, he has the support of someone with an intimate knowledge of “Chocolatito”: trainer Rudy Hernandez, who has worked the corner of Gonzalez many times before.   “I’ve been watching Chocolatito since just a little […]

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Night of the undefeated on HBO

It’s official: On Sept. 10, the split-site doubleheader Gennady Golovkin-Kell Brook and Carlos Cuadras-Roman Gonzalez will be broadcast by HBO.

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