James DeGale: Brandon Gonzales is no joke, this is win or bust for me

James DeGale says that he is in the right place physically and mentally as he faces Brandon Gonzales in an eliminator on the biggest night of his career on Saturday at Wembley Stadium. ‘Chunky’ tackles the unbeaten American with a fight against either champion Carl Froch or challenger George Groves waiting for the victor later this year, as they renew hostilities in a rematch...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Gonzales workout photos & quotes: Ready to exploit weaknesses in DeGale’s defense

Undefeated Super Middleweight contender, Brandon "Flawless" Gonzales (18-0-1, 12 KOs) says he is in beast mode for his upcoming showdown with  James DeGale (18-1, 12 KOs) for the IBF mandatory position. The 12-round bout is set to take place at Wembley Stadium in London, United Kingdom on May 31, 2014, on the undercard of the Froch vs. Groves rematch. Gonzales on...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

James DeGale vs. Brandon Gonzales preview & prediction

Fight Pick & Preview: DeGale vs. Gonzales: On May 31 at Wembley Stadium in London, former Olympic gold medal winner James DeGale takes on Brandon Gonzales in a battle of 168-pound contenders. DeGale’s only loss was a disputed squeaker to George Groves, but the southpaw has since won 8 straight. While DeGale has beaten some credible European talent, the unbeaten Californian...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

James DeGale claims Froch fight is easier than Groves

James DeGale has signed a promotional deal with Matchroom Sport and will face Brandon Gonzales in a final eliminator for the IBF World Super Middleweight title on May 31 at Wembley Stadium connected by EE live on Sky Sports Box Office in association with Betway.
Via Ringnews24
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Falling Away: James DeGale Stands Still After Easy Win Over Dyah Davis

Hoping to make a noise Saturday night, and in doing so, gain ground on domestic front runners Carl Froch and George Groves, James DeGale, once the biggest din in England, boxed in a vacuum instead -- despite the fight going out on national TV. While the American Andre Ward put further daylight between himself and the rest of the super middleweight field in an HBO-televised rout over...
Via The Queensbury Rules
November 17, 2013  |  Discuss

James DeGale Blows Hot And Cold In Points Win Over Felgencio Zuniga

Harlesden super middleweight James “Chunky” DeGale largely dominated a dogged Fulgencio Zuniga in Hull, Saturday evening, yet he didn’t have everything his own way after the Barranquilla veteran came on over the second half of the contest. The Londoner almost took Zuniga out in round 3, had the Colombian hurt and teetering on the brink at several junctures during the remainder...
Via The Queensbury Rules
December 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Al Bernstein to be part of DeGale-Zuniga broadcast team on Channel 5 in the UK

Hall of Fame Boxing Broadcaster Al Bernstein returns as a presenter on the Channel 5 boxing broadcasts for the Saturday, December 8 show featuring European Super Middleweight Champ James DeGale vs Fulgencio Zuniga. Fans throughout the United Kingdom see the Channel 5 broadcasts, promoted by Hennessy Sports. DeGale came back after a six month layoff to win his last match against...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 04, 2012  |  Discuss

James DeGale stops Cristian Sanavia in 4

Olympic gold medalist James DeGale (12-1, 9 KOs) made the first defense of his European super middleweight title against Italian former world and European champ Cristian Sanavia (45-6-1, 13 KOs) via one-sided fourth-round stoppage in Denmark. From the very beginning it became obvious that the UK's DeGale was superior to Sanavia in just about every way. The Italian would march...
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April 22, 2012  |  Discuss

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