• From
    • To


115 results for "paul williams"

Page of 7
  1. Austin Trout says he's ready to rumble with Erislandy Lara, not r...

    Dan Rafael

    Austin Trout is champing at the bit to get back in the ring, and he didn't pick a patsy for his first fight since April. Saturday's test against Erislandy Lara figures to be one of Trout's toughest yet, but he says he won't run from it.

    Story | Conversation | December 06, 2013
  2. Angulo-Lara a battle of styles

    Dan Rafael

    Which do you like? A fighter with excellent power, constant aggression and a brawling style, or somebody with smooth technical skills and speed who practices the art of the sweet science? Whichever it is, you'll have somebody to be interested in w...

    Blog | June 06, 2013
  3. Golovkin ready to take on Ishida

    Dan Rafael

    Middleweight titlist Gennady Golovkin, usually with a smile on his face, loves to fight and wants to stay as busy as possible. He hopes to fight at least four times this year and got his 2013 off to a blazing start with a good old-fashioned beatd...

    Blog | March 27, 2013
  4. Deserving Erislandy Lara ignored in Canelo Alvarez sweepstakes

    Dan Rafael

    Why can't Canelo Alvarez find and keep a solid opponent for his Sept. 15 date in Las Vegas? Just as curious, why isn't Canelo's best bet -- Erislandy Lara -- being considered for the bout?

    Story | Conversation | June 28, 2012
  5. Paul Williams grateful for support

    Dan Rafael

    Former two-time welterweight titlist Paul Williams remains in an Atlanta-area hospital after being involved in a motorcycle accident on May 27, which ended his career and left him paralyzed from the waist down. On Monday, Williams made a statement...

    Blog | June 05, 2012
  6. Molina merits Canelo consideration

    Dan Rafael

    Junior middleweight titlist Saul "Canelo" Alvarez needs an opponent for his Sept. 15 pay-per-view date at the MGM Grand. That's because of Paul Williams' tragic motorcycle accident, which has left the fighter paralyzed from the waist down, and becaus...

    Blog | June 02, 2012
  7. Canelo dedicates fight to Williams

    Dan Rafael

    Junior middleweight titlist Saul "Canelo" Alvarez was supposed to defend his belt against Paul Williams on Sept. 15 on pay-per-view at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. But that was before Williams was paralyzed from the waist down in a motorcycle accident...

    Blog | June 01, 2012
  8. Boxer James Kirkland pulls out of junior middleweight title fight...

    Dan Rafael

    One day after accepting a junior middleweight title fight against Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, James Kirkland pulled out of the fight on Friday, according to Golden Boy Promotions chief executive Richard Schaefer and Kirkland's co-manager, Cameron Dunkin.

    Story | Conversation | June 01, 2012
  9. James Kirkland to replace Paul Williams, challenge junior middlew...

    Dan Rafael

    James Kirkland will replace Paul Williams, who suffered a career-ending injury on Sunday, and challenge junior middleweight titlist Saul "Canelo" Alvarez on Sept. 15, Golden Boy chief executive Richard Schaefer told on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | May 31, 2012
  10. Martinez, Lara praying for Williams

    Dan Rafael

    With Paul Williams hospitalized and awaiting Wednesday spinal surgery in Atlanta after being paralyzed from the waist down in a motorcycle accident Sunday morning, two of his most notable opponents, middleweight champion Sergio Martinez and junior mi...

    Blog | May 29, 2012
  11. Manager says boxer Paul Williams paralyzed after Georgia crash

    Dan Rafael

    Former two-time welterweight titlist Paul Williams faces his biggest fight, this one outside of the ring, after he was paralyzed from the waist down in a motorcycle accident Sunday morning in Atlanta.

    Story | Conversation | May 28, 2012
  12. Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez to face Paul Williams in Sept. 15 pay-per-v...

    Dan Rafael

    Junior middleweight titlist Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, the Mexican star who has been brought along slowly with a series of fights against opponents given little chance to win, will next face a tall order: powerful 6-foot-1 southpaw Paul Williams.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2012
  13. James Kirkland needs surgery to fix tears in shoulder

    Dan Rafael

    Junior middleweight contender James Kirkland suffered two tears in his right shoulder during his controversial 10th-round disqualification victory against Carlos Molina and will undergo arthroscopic surgery Monday.

    Story | Conversation | March 30, 2012
  14. Vitali Klitschko beats Dereck Chisora with one hand

    Dan Rafael

    A torn ligament in his left shoulder wasn't enough to slow Vitali Klitschko, who utilized every possible right punch in his arsenal to shoot down Dereck Chisora.

    Story | Conversation | February 20, 2012
  15. Paul Williams wants to prove he's not done

    Dan Rafael

    Former welterweight titlist Paul Williams says he isn't finished, but he'll have to prove his recent performances were a fluke and not a harbinger for Saturday's 154-pound bout with Nobuhiro Ishida.

    Story | Conversation | February 16, 2012
  16. Ring Tones: Favorite action fighters

    Dan Rafael

    Dan Rafael riffs on a few of his favorite action fighters who will return to the ring in the coming days....

    Blog | February 16, 2012