The welterweight contender returns to the ring versus former world champion Antonio DeMarco Saturday night on PBC on FS1. But James is fighting for more than just glory or gain.
Heavyweight Robert Helenius clashes with former title challenger Gerald Washington and top lightweight prospect and 2016 U.S. Olympian Karlos Balderas faces Joshuah Hernández at The Armory in Minneapolis.
Anthony Dirrell becomes a world champion again—winning a hard-earned technical decision over Avni Yildirim, after an accidental headbutt forced their exciting PBC on FS1 scrap to go to the scorecards in the 10th-round.
Former 168-LB Champ Anthony Dirrell faces top contender Avni Yildirim for the vacant WBC belt Feb. 23 on FS1
Minnesota native and once-beaten welterweight contender Jamal James clashes with Janer Gonzalez in a special hometown attraction on the card that takes place at The Armory in Minneapolis.
Here’s a list of some of PBC's top rising stars. Boxers on this list are on a hot streak, like a slugger in baseball on a hitting streak or a running back in football who keeps posting 100-yard rushing games. They’re not ranked in any particular order. We’ll leave that to you—the reader.
Champions Shawn Porter, Errol Spence Jr. and Keith Thurman, former titleholders Andre Berto, Adrien Broner, Luis Collazo and Danny Garcia, top 147-pound contenders Jamal James and Yordenis Ugas and unified lightweight champion Mikey Garcia all discuss their eagerness to face one another for welterweight glory.
One-loss welterweight contender says he wants unbeaten champion Keith Thurman or 147-pound titleholder Manny Pacquiao next.
Middleweight contender Willie Monroe Jr. earns dominant decision over Javier Francisco Maciel in co-main; and unbeaten heavyweight prospect Efe Ajagba picks up another quick win in the most bizarre fashion.