Posts From Danny Z

LAS VEGAS — Securing it’s place in the top two highest grossing combat sports’ events in history, the event involving Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and the UFC’s Conor McGregor generated a reported 4.4 million pay-per-view (PPV) buys in the United States.

INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA — Matchroom head, Eddie Hearn, recently announced plans to branch into the U.S. market after signing former middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs, and striking a television deal with HBO.

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Seemingly the first U.S. known transgender fighter approved to fight in sanctioned [USA Boxing] amateur bouts, Pat Manuel sat down with HBO Boxing’s Jim Lampley in an in-depth interview on the latest edition of

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Former world champion Bernard Hopkin, who is also a minority owner in Golden Boy Promotions, reveals the keys to victory in the potential rematch between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin. Hopkins, 52,

LOS ANGELES — Following the conclusion Jorge Linares’ win over England’s Luke Camebell, the media caught up with former pound-for-pound king Roy Jones, Jr., who spoke about the potential rematch between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin.

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — Known as “El Niño de Oro,” lightweight Jorge Linares was able to gain a split-decision victory over Luke Cambell from The Forum on the latest telecast of HBO After Dark. Linares

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer LAS VEGAS — Over one week removed from the middleweight world championship fight between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, catch the HBO produced short video about the draw decision at the T-Mobile

By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA — This past Saturday night at the “Fabulous” Forum, the WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine World Lightweight Champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (42-3, 27 KO’s) put his titles and 11-fight win

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA — According to sources, Daniel Jacobs has signed a deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing and will fight on HBO cards. The 30-year-old Jacobs, who is coming off a decision loss to

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Anthony Crolla and Ricky Burns will clash in a must-win lightweight battle at the Manchester Arena on October 7, live on Sky Sports. The former World champions will be looking for a huge win