Former middleweight champion's move back to New York to be closer to his family, coupled with his increased religious faith has reinvigorated the Brooklyn native as he prepares for his PBC on FOX bout this Saturday night.
Lightweight prospect—who challenges Ladarius Miller Friday night on Bounce TV—was introduced to boxing through a familial hijinx, now spends his time in the sport surrounded by his family.
Despite a couple hiccups as he adjusts to the new taste of his growing fame, the Dallas, Texas native isn't going to let anyone—whether it be an overzealous fan in a restaurant or unbeaten Mexican contender Carlos Ocampo, who he faces this Saturday night on Showtime—get in his way of becoming the undisputed welterweight champion of the world.
Highly-decorated amateur from tiny Linden, Michigan looks to make another large statement during his second appearance on national TV Sunday night on PBC on FS1.
Maryland native puts on a show for his hometown fans as he dominates previously unbeaten challenger at MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Maryland.
The WBC light heavyweight titleist—currently the second-longest reigning champion in boxing—gets another opportunity to add to his legacy this Saturday night when he faces former two-division title holder Badou Jack on Showtime.