- Eddie Hearn gives updates on Josh Kelly and Hughie Fury
In an interview with IFL TV, Eddie Hearn has provided updates on several upcoming fights. The hotly anticipated grudge match between Josh Kelly and David Avanesyan is now being targeted as the co-main event for Whyte vs Povetkin 2. Hughie Fury vs Mariusz Wach is being targeted for the Joshua vs Pulev card on December 12th.
- Ryan Garcia weighs on Teofimo Lopez
Following on from Devin Haney’s comments about Lopez, Ryan Garcia has joined in on the act. In an interview with Sirius XM, Garcia claimed that Lopez is not the king of the division. “When the time comes for us to fight, it will be a great fight. But he needs me,”.
- Canelo Alvarez is now a free agent
In a post from his trainer and manager Eddy Reynoso, Canelo Alvarez is now a free agent and is looking for the next step of his career. Canelo and his team are reportedly pursuing a possible fight with IBF super-middleweight champion Caleb Plant, with a date rumoured for December 19th.
- Three legendary champions to score Tyson vs Jones Jr
The WBC have announced that three yet to be revealed legendary champions will judge the exhibition bout between Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. They will judge the bout via remote scoring despite both men winning a belt regardless of who is declared the winner.