Tag: Bob Arum

Arum hoping Spence vs. Crawford fight can get made in fall

By Chris Williams Boxingnews24.com Bob Arum says he wants to make the unification fight between Terence Crawford and Errol Spence Jr. for the fall. Arum doubts Spence faces WBC welterweight champion Shawn Porter or Saul Canelo Alvarez. He doesn’t see either of those fights happening. Spence (25-0, 21 KOs) is holding back on signing for a match […]

Bob Arum Says Joshua Could Suffer Same Fate As Don Curry, Who Was Never The Same After Shock Loss To Honeyghan

By James Slater Boxing247.com Which big upset shocked you more: Lloyd Honeyghan’s stoppage win of the great Don Curry in 1986, or June 1st’s Andy Ruiz stoppage win over Anthony Joshua? Promoter Bob Arum was reminded of the Curry disaster when assessing where A.J may go from here as he […]

Bob Arum: Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua wouldn’t sell at all in the U.S. now

By Wil Esco@wil_esco Badlefthook.com Former unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua obviously needs to get back to the drawing board to rebound from his huge upset loss to Andy Ruiz Jr. last weekend, and Top Rank promoter Bob Arum thinks Joshua has hurt his stock so much in that loss that there’s no point […]

Arum: ‘Pacquiao has a chance if Thurman is same guy as last fight’

By Chris Williams Boxingnews24.com Manny Pacquiao’s former promoter Bob Arum says he’s got a shot at beating Keith Thurman if ‘One Time’ performs the same way he did in his last fight against Josesito Lopez earlier this year on January 26. Thurman looked highly beatable against Lopez. That was Thurman’s first fight in 22 months, and […]