Word is that heavyweights Cristobal Arreola and Manuel Quezada will headline an ESPN2 Friday Night Fights card on August 13 at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California. Both fighters, who campaign out of the Goossen Tutor stable, are looking to rebound from upset losses.
According to the David Haye camp, the reason a fight with Wladimir Klitschko hasn’t materialized is excessive financial demands of the Klitschkos.
Only limited seats are remaining for Friday night’s card presented by Classic Entertainment & Sports at the Twin River Event Center in Lincoln, R.I. The main event pits “Hammerin'” Hank Lundy (18-0-1, 10 KOs) against John “The Hammer” Molina (20-1, 16 KOs) in a 10-round bout for Lundy’s NABO lightweight title.
WBA super lightweight champion Amir Khan has been been given the all clear after having been hospitalized with a high fever. It was feared Khan might have caught malaria while vacationing in Africa.