Your fight-size boxing update:
- UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier had a feud on Twitter with former boxing champion turned broadcaster Sergio Mora regarding Mora's performance on the broadcast team during the May 4 DAZN card headlined by Canelo Alvarez vs. Daniel Jacobs. Below are comments from both men on Twitter.
Brian Kenny and Sergio Mora really suck! Canelo won but Danny fought a good fight man wtf they ruined the fight.— Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) May 5, 2019
Pretty good Serg so let me retweet so that people actually see it. You have 10k followers. We can’t waste good material can we? You sure didn’t have any last night during the fight https://t.co/nAQF26n6lm— Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) May 5, 2019
- Although it was recently announced that the WBC would order Teofimo Lopez to fight in a four-man tournament to name a new mandatory challenger for the WBC lightweight title, Lopez isn't getting his hopes up too much. Lopez took to Twitter to react to the news.
I never believe a word from Boxing anymore unless it’s sign and sealed.. reason why I don’t get excited when they say I’m next up lol— Teofimo Lopez (@TeofimoLopez) May 7, 2019
- Chantelle Cameron will have a fight against Aneesha Basheel on June 28 where the winner would become the mandatory challenger to the WBC Female lightweight title. But before that fight takes place, Cameron will have a tune-up fight on May 18 at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland. Her fight will take part on the undercard of the World Boxing Super Series doubleheader taking place that night.
- According to a report from Bad Left Hook, unbeaten junior middleweight prospect Charles Conwell will face Skender Halili on the undercard of Gennadiy Golovkin vs. Steve Rolls taking place on June 8 at Madison Square Garden.