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Riddick Bowe vs Evander Holyfield: A Trilogy for the Ages

Almost 20 years on from their first fight, we look back at the three memorable bouts involving “The Real Deal” and “Big Daddy”

On the 13th of November 1992 at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, WBC, WBA and IBF Heavyweight Champion of the World, Evander Holyfield defended his titles against Riddick Bowe in a highly anticipated bout which was just the start of an amazing rivalry between two great fighters.

Riddick Bowe still believes Lennox Lewis fight should NOT have been stopped

Riddick Bowe still thinks of what might have been despite being happy with his coveted silver medal from the 1988 Olympic Games. By any standards, U.S. Olympian and former unified World heavyweight champion “Big Daddy” is inarguably one of the all-time greatest boxers, amateur and professional. Born and raised in the infamous Brownsville section of […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Riddick Bowe reveals frustrations in pursuit of Eddie Hearn

Riddick Bowe and his manager have expressed their ongoing frustrations as they attempt to gain the attention of promoter Eddie Hearn. Eli Karabrell, acting on behalf of the former undisputed heavyweight champion, had promised Hearn first refusal on handling a Bowe return. Contacting the Matchroom offices and sending official documents, Karabell had updated WBN on […]

EXCLUSIVE: ‘He’ll make millions!’ – Eddie Hearn urged to sign ‘best bar none right now’ in Riddick Bowe

Riddick Bowe is currently seeking out a promoter for a comeback at 52 years of age, with the former undisputed heavyweight champion eyeing a run with Eddie Hearn. In a previous exclusive with WBN, Bowe’s manager Eli Karabell had claimed Hearn had shown some interest in backing Bowe’s return to the ring. Old foe Evander […]

Lennox Lewis admits Riddick Bowe animosity at Wilder v Fury meeting

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis admits continued feelings of animosity towards Riddick Bowe. Lewis was due to challenge Bowe in the 1990’s as the mandatory challenge only for the champion to famously throw the green belt in the bin. Winning the title anyway, Lewis reigned supreme over the division for years, but failed to land […]

Riddick Bowe ready for ring return at 44

Former undisputed world heavyweight champion Riddick ‘Bid Daddy’ Bowe has told World Boxing News that his imminent return to the boxing ring in his twilight years is intended to bring some much-needed excitement to what he believes is a dying division.

Top Rank signs standout Tokyo 2020 US Olympians to star-filled roster

From Tokyo to Top Rank, two recent U.S. Olympic silver medalists have found their professional home. Lightweight sensation Keyshawn “The Businessman” Davis and heavyweight Richard Torrez Jr., two of Team USA’s three silver medalists in Tokyo, signed long-term promotional contracts with Top Rank. All good things come in threes, as undefeated junior welterweight prospect Kelvin […]

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