Vasyl Lomachenko takes on Anthony Crolla in defense of his WBO and WBA Lightweight Titles at Staples Center in Los Angeles on April 12. Get my fight analysis with prediction on the winner and the distance.
England’s Anthony Joshua defends his world heavyweight titles against American contender Jarrell Miller on June 1 at Madison Square Garden. Get boxing expert Loot Levinson’s take on the fight and his suggestion on how you should bet the bout.
Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs meet on May 4 in a middleweight title-unification bout. This has the makings of a nice matchup, as Canelo takes on a real gem in Jacobs, a fighter whose size and power would appear to represent a threat to the favored Alvarez, 28. Get my betting insight on the fight as I break down each fighter’s strengths and weaknesses as well as my prediction to win.
James DeGale battles countryman Chris Eubank, Jr. is a super middleweight bout from the O2 Arena on February 23. This is a high-stakes domestic battle, reminiscent of some of England’s great 168-pound battles of the 80’s and 90’s—some of which involved Eubank, Jr’s father. Expert boxing analyst Loot Levinson evaluates both fighters and gives out his pick to win.
In welterweight action from Vegas, future Hall of Famer and former eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao takes on former champion Adrien Broner on January 19. It’s a high-profile pairing of names, with Pacquiao continuing a career that is now in its 25th year. He will have turned 40 by the night of this fight and has a big-name opponent in his way in the 29-year old Broner. Get Loot’s take on the Welterweight fight and his pick to win.