Found May 31, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
Rarely in sports are athletes afforded the opportunity to take their critics to task on the field of battle.After receiving some words of advice following his appearances on ShoBox: The New Generation, unbeaten Lateef Kayode felt slighted by IBO Cruiserweight Champion and SHOWTIME Analyst Antonio Tarver. This Saturday, June 2, Tarver and Kayode will settle the score in the ring. Take a sneak peek at Saturday's in-show feature segment to witness what transpired leading up to this compelling matchup of teacher vs. student. The June 2 edition of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING will feature two of the most renowned fighters of this era - Antonio Tarver and "Winky" Wright - putting their reputations on the line in separate bouts when they take on two of the sport's most promising up-and-comers - Lateef Kayode and Peter Quillin. The four fighters recently met in Los Angeles and delivered a highly spirited press conference to kick off the promotion for "Four Warned&qu...

Tarver, Winky won't give up title dreams after 40

Antonio Tarver enjoys golf, good food and his job as a commentator on Showtime's boxing telecasts. He has so many reasons to forget about fighting and revel in the onset of middle age. Yet the 43-year-old veteran is still working out relentlessly, eating right and steeling his mind to fight Lateef Kayode, an undefeated title contender 14 years younger than him. After winning...

Antonio Tarver, Delvin Rodriguez & Vusi Malinga workout photos, quotes

Former light heavyweight kingpin Antonio “Magic Man” Tarver, hard-hitting world title challenger Delvin Rodriguez and IBF No. 1 rated bantamweight contender Vusi Malinga hosted a workout for the Southern California media at The Rock in Carson, Calif., as they wind down preparations for “Four Warned,” the upcoming June 2 Quadrupleheader which will be telecast live on SHOWTIME®...

Tarver vs. Kayode tale of the tape infographic

The Anatomy Of A Fight or as most would refer, “The Tale Of The Tape” gives you the physical measurements of a fighters advantages and disadvantages over the other. Only one will prevail when Antonio Tarver pits his athleticism, versatility and great defense against a young, hungry and power punching Lateef Kayode. But there is one thing that the “Tale Of The Tape” cannot...

Tarver-Kayode, Quillin-Wright, Trout-Rodriguez weigh-in results, pictures

Tomorrow night on Showtime and Showtime Extreme, a total of six world class fights will be shown. The weigh-ins for the entire event were held this afternoon, and right here you can find the complete set of weights, a huge collection of weigh-in pictures and more. The card is headlined by Antonio Tarver vs. Lateef Kayode, Winky Wright vs. Peter Quillin and Austin Trout vs. Delvin...

Four Warned final presser photos, quotes: Tarver-Kayode, Quillin-Wright, Trout-Rodriguez

All eight fighters participating in Saturday’s Showtime “Four Warned” event and the undercard fights on Showtime Extreme participated in a final press conference on Thursday. Right here, you can find a collection of photos, quotes and notes from the Four Warned presser, highlighted by Antonio Tarver vs. Lateef Kayode, Peter Quillin vs. Winky Wright and Austin Trout vs. Delvin...

Antonio Tarver talks Lateef Kayode & heavyweight dreams “If I fight Wladimir Klitschko I will beat him”

In this exclusive video interview, Antonio Tarver speaks to Marcos Villegas about his upcoming fight with Lateef Kayode this Saturday June 2nd on Showtime. The card is a monster event featuring Winky Wright vs. Peter Quillin, Austin Trout vs. Delvin Rodriguez and Leo Santa Cruz. I would suggest you all tune in because from top [...]

The Week’s Boxing Schedule Featuring Antonio Tarver, Winky Wright, Austin Trout And 24/7 ...

Lower your expectations, people. It’s been that kind of a year for boxing fans. Can’t have Andre Ward vs. Lucian Bute? Settle for Carl Froch. Can’t have Carl Froch vs. Lucian Bute on Showtime? Settle for Antonio Tarver and Winky Wright. Yes, you read that correctly. And no, you have not time travelled to the year 2004. Apart from Tarver and Wright facing Lateef Kayode and...
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