Here is your fight-size boxing update for November 29, 2019:
- Oscar Valdez previews his upcoming fight against Andres Gutierrez that will be on the November 30 Top Rank on ESPN+ card in the video at the top of the page.
- Matchroom Boxing has confirmed several fights for the Andy Ruiz Jr. vs. Anthony Joshua 2 card taking place in Saudi Arabia on December 7. Here are the undercard fights set for the show so far:
- Alexander Povetkin vs. Michael Hunter
- Filip Hrgovic vs. Eric Molina
- Dillian Whyte vs. Mariusz Wach
- Mahammadrasul Majidov vs. Tom Little
- Ivan Price vs. Swedi Mohamed
- Diego Pacheco vs. Levan Shonia
- Just days after losing his WBA "Regular" super featherweight title to Rene Alvarado, Andrew Cancio has been released from his promotional deal with Golden Boy Promotions.
- Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn gave an update on a potential matchup between Oleksandr Usyk and Derek Chisora.
--️ @EddieHearn updates on @usykaa vs @DerekWarChisora talks --— Matchroom Boxing (@MatchroomBoxing) November 29, 2019
Watch --https://t.co/8ePiCDz4HQ pic.twitter.com/uuTKitdJGZ
- The fight between Carlos Adames and Patrick Teixeira set for November 30, originally a title eliminator for the WBO junior middleweight championship, is now for the interim belt.
- Chinese heavyweight Zhang Zhilei will now take on Andriy Rudenko on the November 30 Matchroom Boxing card from Monaco. Zhilei was originally supposed to face Sergey Kuzmin but Kuzmin withdrew from the bout due to an injury.
- Below is the weigh-in stream for that Matchroom Boxing card from Monaco that will be streamed on DAZN.
- The EBU have named Tommy McCarthy as the mandatory challenger for Lawrence Okolie's EBU European cruiserweight title.
- Former WBO junior welterweight champion Maurice Hooker will fight Pedro Campa on the December 20 Matchroom Boxing card in Phoenix, Arizona.
- Jesse Hart and Devin Haney gave back to their respective community this Thanksgiving Week.
.@1hollywoodHart's Turkey Giveaway helped 250 families in need. Each family received a turkey, green beans, sweet potatoes, collard greens, and stuffing. Kids were gifted hats, scarves, and gloves. Great stuff(ing), Champ! #boxing #HartSmith pic.twitter.com/ee5nEhFdbn— PeltzBoxing (@PeltzBoxing) November 25, 2019
I started the day with a trunk full of tents and sleeping bags, wanting to help some of the less fortunate ones in my community. I end my evening humble and blessed. #TheDream pic.twitter.com/r0HCcTbAMm— Devin Haney (@Realdevinhaney) November 26, 2019
- WBC Female super flyweight champion Lupita Martinez will defend her title against Debani Balderas on December 14 in Mexico.