“I never thought I would fight him so soon,” is what “King” Gabriel Rosado is saying about WBA Middleweight Champion Gennady Golovkin. “He’s a solid guy, fundamentally sound.” For more on Rosado, see the story at the Philadelphia Daily News site.
The Wall Street Journal ran a story on Mikey Garcia’s budding career in law enforcement (link). Garcia, of course, fights tonight against Orlando Salido at Madison Square Garden. The New York Daily News features a story on Garcia, as well.
Former heavyweight champion David Haye has been granted a British boxing license by the British Boxing Board of Control pending the completion of a physical. Haye fought his last fight with a Luxembourg Boxing Federation license after the BBBoC condemned his match against Dereck Chisora in London. Chisora is also trying to regain his British license after taking an anger management class.
Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum says it’s unlikely that Manny Pacquiao will make his comeback in April and it’s now looking like September before we see the Pacman back in the ring.