BADOU JACK RUMORS & GOSSIP

Callum Smith says he’ll fight anyone for WBC title after Badou Jack vacated

Callum Smith says he is ready to fight any Super-Middleweight for the vacant WBC crown. Smith is set to fight for the WBC strap next and travelled to New York to watch the unification battle between WBC champion Badou Jack and IBF king James DeGale MBE end in a thrilling draw. In the ring after the fight, Jack and his promoter Floyd Mayweather declared that the Swede would move up...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago

Boxer Badou Jack nearly KOs referee with errant punch

Badou Jack and James DeGale settled for a majority draw after an epic fight Saturday night in New York City, but a mishap nearly derailed the bout at the end of a round as Jack landed a solid left hook on referee Arthur Mercante Jr.
Via FOX Sports
7 days ago

James DeGale, Badou Jack fight to majority draw at 168

Both remained champions after a majority draw in the super middleweight unification bout.           

Badou Jack-James DeGale a classic bout without a winner

When the bell sounded Saturday night, Badou Jack and James DeGale both raised their hands in victory while a boisterous crowd stood cheering them at Barclays Center. The two super middleweight champions had just ended a toe-to-toe exchange that served as the final topping of a terrific fight. Jack, the WBC super middleweight champion, was...
Via New York Post
8 days ago

Badou Jack keeps repaying this former champ’s faith

FORMER heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs obviously has as good an eye for talent as he does for self-promotion. Briggs, a Brooklyn native, was in Sweden in 2009 making appearances and scouting boxers for a promotional company he worked with at the time. That’s where he spotted Badou Jack and saw enough talent in the youngster...
Via New York Post
9 days ago

Badou Jack Gets Oddball Draw, James DeGale Wins And Struggles

Badou Jack turned in about three-fourths of a sterling performance Saturday on Showtime against Lucian Bute, who had been resurgent but found his offense stymied and ribcage pummeled for most of the 12 rounds. And then the bout ended with, somehow, a draw. The doubleheader also saw James DeGale in the ring as a preview for a potential showdown with Jack, and Jack outdid DeGale against...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Shobox weigh-in results: Love vs. Medina, Jack vs. Escalera, Gavril vs. Falowo

The six fighters who will compete in tonight's Saturday ShoBox made weight Friday at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. In the main event of a ShoBox tripleheader from The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort today, undefeated super middleweight contender J'Leon Love (18-0, 10 KOs), of Inkster, Mich., will take on Rogelio "Porky" Medina (32-6, 26 KOs), of Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico,in...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Mayweather Promotions Shobox tripleheader on Aug 30th: Love, Jack & Gavril in action

On Saturday, August 30th at The Pearl at Palms Resort Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, Mayweather Promotions presents a Shobox tripleheader live on SHowtime at 9:30 pm Eastern. Also that night, Showtime will be premiering the first episode of All Access: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 episode 1. Here are all of the details on the card, and the three featured fights.   SHOWTIME: SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHTS...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Pearson Tested; Badou Jack Stopped; J'Leon Love Treads Water

If we must be inflicted with a zombified verson of ShoBox that fellates the promotional stable of Floyd Mayweather, the least Showtime can give us is match-ups in the spirit of the series, i.e. prospects in tough tests. We got that in two of the three bouts on Friday, with one test too difficult and another just about right. The third, the headliner, didn't rate. Super middleweight...
Via The Queensbury Rules
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Unbeaten prospect Badou Jack knocked out in 1 minute

Badou Jack, a previously unbeaten fighter in the Mayweather Promotions stable, had a bad outing on Friday night's Shobox. Real bad. He went from on the cusp of a title shot, to knocked out in less than one minute. Watch the video of Badou Jack knocked out in one minute on ShoBox right here. It was certainly a shock, and a huge upset, as Badou Jack "The Ripper" was a very highly touted...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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