Does underdog Lee Purdy have any hope tomorrow against Devon Alexander in Atlantic City?
Lamont Peterson and Lucas Matthysse hit the mark this afternoon, but Lee Purdy was overweight and has lost his chance to win the IBF welterweight belt.
Lee Purdy is the big underdog and the visiting fighter on Saturday against IBF welterweight titlist Devon Alexander, but the Brit insists he's not impressed with the St. Louis native.
Lamont Peterson, Devon Alexander, Lee Purdy and more were in New York to promote Saturday's Showtime boxing card.
Lamont Peterson faces Lucas Matthysse in the weekend's main bout, with Devon Alexander on the undercard. In Mexico, Shane Mosley returns against Pablo Cesar Cano, and two world titles are on the line in Russia on Friday.
Darren Barker headlines a Wembley Arena bill today on Sky Sports, facing Italy's Simone Rotolo. Lee Purdy and George Groves are featured on the undercard.
In world title fights this week, Bernard Hopkins makes his return against Tavoris Cloud, Juan Carlos Salgado rematches Argenis Mendez, and Victor Terrazas battles Cristian Mijares, with much more also on the schedule.