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Fonfara flips the switch

Say whatever you want about Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. being undersized; no one put a gun to his head and told him to face light heavyweight contender Andrzej Fonfara. Steve Kim reports.

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A second look at the Premier Boxing Champions platform

Need a little more understanding on how those up high in the fight game earn – and lose – money? John Chavez is here with all the answers.

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Top Rank and truTV

The word on the street is now official: Top Rank Promotions and truTV have come together to provide boxing programming starting on May 1. Steve Kim reports.

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The Square Jungle: On Berto-Lopez, Golovkin, Kovalev and PBC on ESPN

The Square Jungle is back and loaded with all sorts of wild critters this week. Here’s King of the Jungle Carlos Acevedo with much more.

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Haymon adds ABC/ESPN to his list of networks

Another day, another network. This is the life of one Al Haymon, who is seemingly on a one-man mission to bring boxing back to the masses. Steve Kim reports.

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A tough sell?

A champion is really only as good as his competition says, right? So where does Willie Monroe Jr. rate as the latest chapter of “The Gennady Golovkin Story”? Steve Kim reports.

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It all comes down to basics

No one breaks down and recaps a weekend’s boxing action quite like Steve Kim. Here are his thoughts on a very busy Friday and Saturday.

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PBC on Spike TV: land of comebacks

If there’s anything Al Haymon’s “Premier Boxing Champions” can clean up in the aftermath of its NBC premiere last weekend, tonight’s Spike TV broadcast is the opportunity to make it happen. Michael Baca II reports.

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They spared no expense

It sure looks like Al Haymon didn’t spare any expense in bring big-time boxing back to the masses with “Premier Boxing Champions.” Here’s Michael Baca II with his list of pros and cons.

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Al Haymon. Photo by Tom Uhlman/New York Times

The Empire strikes back?

Admit it, UCNation; Al Haymon is bringing boxing to the people in the best way: on non-subscription television. But what effect will this have on the sport’s crop of top promoters?

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