The 3 Knockdown Rule Archives - Undisputed Champion Network

DAZN Confused: Eddie Hearn comes to America

Matchroom Boxing Group Managing Director Eddie Hearn seems to have a sweet deal with subscription service DAZN but will it truly be a smooth sailing venture?

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Matchroom Group Managing Director Eddie Hearn (right) and IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. Photo credit: SkySports.com

Eddie Hearn and Anthony Joshua demand home canvas advantage

Eddie Hearn and unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua know the latter’s worth in Europe and aren’t willing to budge, when it comes to Deontay Wilder.

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The opponent

Sure, with so much ballyhoo surrounding undefeated Puerto Rican prospect Felix Verdejo, it’s easy to overlook the man who will be in the opposite corner on Saturday night, the also unbeaten Ivan Najera. Steve Kim reports.

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Will SMS Promotions hold on to its Blue Chip boxer?

In the wake of 50 Cent’s boxing venture, SMS Promotions, filing bankruptcy, where does this leave Ryan “Blue Chip” Martin, a promising lightweight prospect? Steve Kim reports.

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Brandon Adams comes back for more Boxcino

The final rounds in this year’s Boxcino tournament at heavyweight and junior middleweight will also end ESPN2’s near-17 year run of “Friday Night Fights.” Brandon Adams will help say goodbye in his second straight year in the tourney. Steve Kim reports.

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The StubHub Center remains an open shop

One of the most active boxing venues in the United States, the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., looks to be a premier, non-exclusive facility now and for the foreseeable future. Steve Kim reports.

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Boxing Buddy

Trainer Buddy McGirt is certainly known for taking fighters to new heights but has also suffered some setbacks. On Saturday evening, McGirt looks to rise again as his heavyweight, Taishan Dong enters the ring in Houston, Texas. Steve Kim reports.

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Gomez steps up versus Soto

Sure, undefeated junior welterweight prospect Frankie Gomez has done his fair share of maturing…but is it enough to fend off the challenge of former two-division titlist Humberto Soto? Steve Kim reports.

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Manny Pacquiao: He’s come a long way

Who would have thought a scrawny, nondescript little fella from the Philippines would one day become one of the best fighters in the world, only to, one day, face the guy who claims he’s THE best? Steve Kim reports.

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Greg Cohen jumps into the fray

In this business of boxing, if you can promote, you’d better get out there and promote. And Greg Cohen intends to do just that on Friday night on CBS Sports Network. Steve Kim reports.

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