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Bob Trieger is a Boxing and MMA Writer and promoter, born and raised in Boston. Bob started as a sportswriter in 1968, and now runs the sports public relations agency, Full Court Press. Bob provides sports public relations and publicity consulting for businesses, clubs, organizations and athletes in New England.

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Iron Mike Promotions Debuts Stacked Undercard Show Aug. 23 At Turning Stone
Unbeaten Claudio 'The Matrix' Marrero (14-0, 11 KOs), rated No. 2 by the WBA, against WBA No. 4 Jesus Cueller (22-1, 18 KOs) in the 12-round co-feature for the Interim World Boxing Association (WBA) featherweight championship.
05:06 Aug 7, 2013 PST
Vision Drives Undefeated Dierry Jean to Brink of 1st World Title Shot
The 31-year-old Jean moved with his family to Canada from Haiti when he was 10. Disinterested in boxing until the experiencing the aforementioned vision when he was 18,
04:56 Aug 6, 2013 PST
WBAN Demands Wider Opportunities for Elite Women Boxers
By restricting female boxers to participate in only three divisions, female boxers that do not compete in those categories will not be able to compete in The Olympics. The men's boxing division has 10 weight classes. WBAN believes the discrepancy b
18:56 Aug 1, 2013 PST
Sports Promoter Henry Ribalta Sets Record Straight About Joan Guzman
Guzman has been unfairly criticized for failing to continue fighting in the eighth round of his world title fight last November, after he suffered a leg injury from an unintentional foul, resulting in his first professional loss,
07:33 Jun 19, 2013 PST
Willie Nelson on The Road Again for 1st NABF Title Defense March 1
SMS Promotions, owned and operated by 50-Cent, has partnered with Rumble Time Promotions and DiBella Entertainment to present the Mar. 1 ESPN Friday Night Fights show.
12:06 Jan 29, 2013 PST
Rigondeaux' Strength Coach Slams Donaire's Claim
Donaire (31-1, 20 KOs), the World Boxing Organization (WBO) super bantamweight champion, reportedly searched for Rigondeaux' room and later called there and Montanocordoba's room to address the altercation.
09:08 Dec 29, 2012 PST
Dannie Williams Ready for An Explosive Fight Jan. 11
Williams (22-2, 18 KOs) is only two fights removed from a disappointing loss by 10-round decision to Hank Lundy (21-1-1) for the North American Boxing Federation (NABF) title, while Molina suffered a devastating first-round knockout
21:06 Dec 18, 2012 PST
Froch Predicts KO Win in 'True Brit: Froch vs. Mack' Fight
Froch graciously answered a series of questions about Saturday's fight against Mack:
10:55 Nov 9, 2012 PST
'Dangerous' Dana Rosenblatt a Winner in and Out of Ring
All of the 2012 CBHOF Hall of Fame inductees, as well as this year's CBHOF award winners, will be honored on Saturday night, November 17 at the 8th annual Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame (CBHOF) Gala Induction in the Uncas Ballroom at Mohegan Sun.
08:54 Nov 8, 2012 PST
Olympian Jason 'Big Six' Estrada Ready and on Call for Big Shot
Estrada fights veteran Galen 'Bad Boy' Brown (38-20-1, 23 KOs) in the eight-round main event, presented by Big Six Promotions, on the 'Big Things' show featuring many of New England's favorite boxers.
21:35 Oct 26, 2012 PST
Grapplers Quest Launches Autism Fundraising Tournament
The Ground Fighting 'supershow' will feature 700+ competitors in Submission Grappling, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Judo and Wrestling divisions for all ages and skill levels. Open to all competitors, independents and teams.
10:00 Oct 25, 2012 PST
Peter Quillin Comes Home in Brooklyn to Make History
WBO Middleweight Champ Hassan N'Dam N'Jikam* [image: Kic Chcolate & Eric Brown] Peter 'Kid Chocolate' Quillin and his head trainer, Eric Brown.
07:54 Oct 16, 2012 PST
Holly 'The Preacher's Daughter' Holm The True Queen of Boxing
Fan-favorite Holm captured the IBA, WBF and WBAN title belts, as well as the mythical women's pound-for-pound crown, with her 10-round decision over Mathis, whose 26-fight win streak, dating back to 1995, was snapped.
08:46 Sep 19, 2012 PST
Danny O'Connor Prepares for His Next Action on September 29
The 27-year-old O'Connor, a former two-time national amateur champion and 2008 U.S. Olympic Boxing Team alternate, stopped Eddie 'The Puerto Rican Sensation' Soto (12-5, 4 KOs) this past Sunday evening in the fourth round of their fight,
16:57 Aug 17, 2012 PST
Heavyweight Fight Comes to WealthTV on Sept. 8
Last month, Wealth TV showcased rising star Tyson Fury's (19-0, 14 KOs) fifth-round technical knockout of veteran Vinny Maddalone, live from the United Kingdom.
13:08 Aug 17, 2012 PST
Key West Honors Randall Bailey
Bailey (43-7, 37 KOs), a three-time, two division world champion, was coming off of a 'Knockout of the Year' performance on June 9 over previously unbeaten Mike Jones (26-1, 19 KOs) for the vacant IBF title.
08:08 Aug 15, 2012 PST
Danny O'Connor Fights Sunday Night At Gillette Stadium
The 27-year-old O'Connor, a former two-time national amateur champion, as well as an alternate for the 2008 U.S. Olympic Boxing Team, faces Eddie 'The Puerto Rican Sensation' Soto (12-4, 4 KOs) in the eight-round main event.
08:11 Aug 10, 2012 PST
WealthTV Hooks Combination of World-Class Live Boxing Series for Its Viewers
WealthTV, demonstrating that it's dedicated to becoming a powerhouse in world-class live professional boxing, is gearing up to showcase multiple fight cards each month. In July, WealthTV featured two live events.
11:28 Aug 9, 2012 PST
Edwin Rodriguez Headlines HBO 'Boxing After Dark' September 29
While his upcoming bout will certainly be one of the most significant dates in his professional boxing career, the date of September 29 has for some time now been a very significant day in the life of Rodriguez.
15:40 Jul 31, 2012 PST
Prospect O'Connor Makes History For First Pro Boxing Card At Gillette Stadium
Gillette Stadium is home to the three-time Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots and Major League Soccer (MLS) power New England Revolution, which is presenting this special boxing event, in association with DiBella Entertainment.
10:38 Jul 31, 2012 PST
Undefeated Patrick Hyland Determined to Make Irish Boxing History
Promoted by Final Round Promotions/Team Snooki Boxing, Hyland tied the record of 26, set by 'Ireland's' John Duddy in 2009, with his devastating fourth-round stoppage of Frankie Archuleta (27-9-1) this past May in Poughkeepsie.
08:46 Jul 31, 2012 PST
Edwin Rodriguez Becomes Complete to Compete Against Elite Boxers
Rodriguez is a legitimate world title contender, who is rated as high as No. 3 in the International Boxing Federation (IBF) and No. 4 by the World Boxing Council (WBC).
11:08 Jul 27, 2012 PST
Cage Contender Comes to America on FIGHT NOW TV
Cage Contender is the newest addition to FIGHT NOW TV's growing programming line-up of mixed-martial-arts, boxing, kickboxing and other combat events.
06:39 Jul 19, 2012 PST
World Champion 'Mundine' Makes US Debut Sat. on WealthTV PPV
Mundine takes on tough veteran Bronco 'Superman' McKart (54-9-1, 32 KOs), a two-time world champion, in the 10-round main event for the vacant International Boxing Federation (IBF) North American Middleweight Championship.
14:27 Jul 13, 2012 PST
Rigondeaux Labels Donaire 'The Filipino Phony'
A lethal puncher, particularly to the body, Rigondeaux looked sensational in his most recent fight last month against Teon Kennedy (17-1-2), who was decked five times before the fight was mercifully stopped in the fifth round.
16:58 Jul 12, 2012 PST
FIGHT NOW TV Teams Up with Vegas TV to Deliver Saturday Night FIGHTS!
FIGHT NOW TV is available on Cablevision channel 464 as part of the iO Sports & Entertainment Pak!
11:46 Jul 12, 2012 PST
Providence Heavyweight Estrada Beats Gonzales
In a toe-to-toe battle between quick-handed Estrada (19-4, 5 KOs) and cagey southpaw Gonzales (20-7, 10 KOs), Providence heavyweight Estrada consistently beat Gonzales, a former world title challenger and 1992 Puerto Rican Olympian, to the punch.
20:50 Jun 30, 2012 PST
FIGHT NOW TV Signs Deal with RFA
FIGHT NOW TV signs exclusive North American Deal with Resurrection Fighting Alliance
08:38 Jun 27, 2012 PST
Holly Holm Chin-Checks Anne Sophie Mathis
Fan-favorite Holm captured the IBA, WBF and WBAN title belts, as well as the mythical women's pound-for-pound crown, with her victory over Mathis in their much anticipated rematch. Unlike her first fight with Mathis, the stylish blond southpaw from
06:27 Jun 23, 2012 PST
Jason 'Big Six' Estrada Returns June 29 in Providence
Pawtucket (RI) welterweight Diego Periera (6-0-1, 2 KOs) will attempt to keep his unbeaten pro record intact against William 'Chino' Correa (9-5, 8 KOs), of Framingham (MA), in a six-round bout.
14:59 Jun 22, 2012 PST
Randall Bailey Ready Fight Any Deserving 147-Pounder in The World
Bailey (43-7, 37 KOs) would love to welcome Floyd 'Money' Mayweather Jr. when he gets out of jail in a few months but, if the price is right, Randall also wants to make it perfectly clear that he'll fight any deserving 147-pounder in the world.
07:54 Jun 22, 2012 PST
Quillin and Tunney Ring 8 Guest Speakers This Tuesday in NY
Quillin (27-0, 20 KOs) recently won an impressive 10-round decision over four-time world champion Ronald 'Winky' Wright, which solidified Quillin's reputation as America's No. 1 middleweight as well as one of the top 160-pound boxers in the worl
12:57 Jun 17, 2012 PST
Grapplers Quest Debuts in Boise
Two hundred Championship titles in Submission Grappling, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Judo and Wrestling will be contested for cash, prizes and future UFC Fan Expo (July 6-7 in Las Vegas) registration fees valued at $17,000.
14:47 Jun 6, 2012 PST
Fast & Furious Series on FIGHT NOW! TV
Unbeaten World Boxing Organization ('WBO') North American Boxing Organization ('NABO') light heavyweight champion Eleider 'Storm' Alvarez(8-0, 5 KO) makes his first title defense against Native American challenger Warrior'
06:56 May 31, 2012 PST
Shumenov Defends His World Title Against Top Contender Enrique Ornelas
Shumenov (12-1, 8 KO's) puts his WBA crown on the line against former super middleweight world title challenger Enrique Ornelas (33-7, 21 KO's) in the 12-round main event.
17:02 May 30, 2012 PST
'Ring of Fire: Bad Blood' on FIGHT NOW TV Night Live from Colorado
The entertaining Empire State-based Baroni, a UFC and PRIDE veteran, is out to prove that he can still live-up to his nickname. Holland, a red-hot prospect, has finished three of his last four opponents by first-round knockout and has never gone the
09:30 May 30, 2012 PST
Father's Freedom Anniversary Added Motivation for Kid Chocolate Quillin
Thirty-two years to the day (June 2), Pedro left his native Cuba en route to Miami on boats with his fellow countrymen in search of freedom. 'It was like a scene from 'Scarface' and my father was on the last boat,' Peter explained.
08:15 May 28, 2012 PST
Freitas-Oliveira Main Event Headlines 'History in The Making' Card
The 10-round Freitas-Oliveira main event headlines the 'History In The Making' card, presented by MO Productions, airing live on TV Global in Brazil and Uruguay television.
12:04 May 23, 2012 PST
'Bombs Away On Long Island' Explodes With Full Card of Knockouts
'Everybody enjoyed themselves,' promoter Bob Duffy said. 'We sold-out and the show was over by 10:30, which was good because the show it was Thursday night and a lot of people had work the next day.
06:49 May 22, 2012 PST
Battle of the Badges 4: FDNY Defeats MCOFU
Medals were presented to all of the participating boxers. Special guests making these presentations included two-time (2001-2003, 2004-2005) World Boxing Association ('WBA') Heavyweight Champion John 'The Quietman' Ruiz, World Welterweight Champ
19:30 May 20, 2012 PST
Shumenov Develops International Star Appeal
Shumenov vs. Ornelas is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and KZ Event Productions and sponsored by Corona and DeWalt Tools. The FOX Sports Net and FOX Deportes bilingual simulcast will air live at 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT.
11:08 May 18, 2012 PST
David Price Showcased on FIGHT NOW TV
The undefeated Price is an imposing figure in the ring, standing 6' 8' and weighing 245 pounds. He is coming off of an impressive BBB of C British heavyweight title-winning performance last January against veteran John McDermott (26-7),
17:55 May 17, 2012 PST
Rodriguez Ready to Replace Dirrell
Sjekloca and Dirrell, who is out of action for a reported six months, were ordered to fight for the WBC title, after Andre Ward was declared 'Champion in Recess.'
07:15 May 16, 2012 PST
Battle of the Badges 4 Streams Live on Saturday
'Battle of the Badges 4' ('BOB4') is presented by National Public Safety Athletic League ('NPSAL') in association with the FDNY Boxing Bravest, Mass Corrections Officers Federated Union Boxing Team (MCOFU) and Foxwoods Resort Casino.
15:31 May 15, 2012 PST
Atlas Cops & Kids Boxing Program Produces 1st Olympian Marcus Browne
The Dr. Theodore A. Atlas Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by renowned boxing trainer and television analyst Teddy Atlas in his father's memory, currently leases gym space for $1.00 a year for its Brooklyn and Staten Island locations.
10:08 May 14, 2012 PST
Grapplers Quest Makes Midwest Debut May 19
Grapplers Quest will host the 2012 Mid West Grappling Championships, presented by TapouT, on Saturday, May 19 at The Ultimate Sports Center (located at 1200 Steelwood Road) in Columbus, Ohio.
08:38 May 12, 2012 PST
Bailey's Bombs Still Explode
The ageless Floridian gets an overdue opportunity on June 9 to capture his third world title as he takes on Mike Jones for the vacant International Boxing Federation ('IBF') Welterweight Championship,
13:34 May 11, 2012 PST
El-Amin Wins USBO Super Middleweight Crown
In the co-feature, Ward-trained light welterweight Sean Eklund (11-4, 2 KOs), also fighting at home in Lowell for the first time as a pro, won a unanimous decision in his first eight-round bout from 22-fight veteran James Ventry.
08:40 May 11, 2012 PST
Kid Chocolate Quillin Simmering and Positioning
Quillin-Wright is the 10-round Showtime co-feature at Home Depot Center in Carson, California.
08:48 May 9, 2012 PST
Oliveira Set to Battle Idol Freitas
The 10-round Freitas-Oliveira main event headlines the 'History In The Making' card, presented by MO Productions, which will air live on TV Global in Brazil and Uruguay television.
17:10 May 8, 2012 PST
World Champion Beibut Shumenov Returns June 2 Against Enrique Ornelas
Shumenov vs. Ornelas is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and KZ Event Productions and sponsored by Corona. The FOX Sports Net and FOX Deportes bilingual simulcast will air live at 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT.
12:00 May 6, 2012 PST
Viloria-Romero III PPV Promo Spots Announced
The 12-round main event features three-time world champion Brian 'Hawaiian Punch' Viloria (30-3, 16 KOs), a 2000 U.S. Olympian, defending his 'WBO' title belt against two-time world title-holder Omar Nino Romero (31-4-2, 13 KOs), in the 12-round
19:13 May 2, 2012 PST
'Bombs Away on Long Island' Showcases Long Island's Promising Boxing Stars
Long Island-based boxers on the card include Joe 'The Irish Bomber' Smith, Jr. (9-1, 9 KOs), Cletus 'The Hebrew Hammer' Seldin (7-0, 5 KOs), Ronson Frank (16-0, 8 KOs), Tommy 'The Razor' Rainone (17-4, 4 KOs) and Mike 'Lefty' Brooks
10:59 May 1, 2012 PST
Chicago Promoter Brings Pro Boxing Back to Lowell, Massachusetts
Local fan favorites 'Irish' Joe McCreed and Sean Eklund, whose uncles are Micky and Dicky, will fight in front of their hometown fans for the first time as pros on the 'Homecoming' card, and former world champion 'Vicious' Vivian Harris
17:21 Apr 28, 2012 PST
Hyland Headlines 'Irish Invasion' Card Against Veteran Archuleta
The 'Irish Invasion' card is being presented by Final Round Promotions, in association with Team Snooki Boxing and Bob Duffy's Ring Promotions, and sponsored in part by Title Boxing.
07:03 Apr 28, 2012 PST
Star-In-Making Demetrius Andrade Headlines May 5 At Mohegan Sun
Light middleweight contender Andrade (16-0, 11 KOs) faces The Contender, Season Two participant Rudy Cisneros (12-3, 11 KOs) in the 10-round main event, which will air live (10-11 PM / ET) as an 'ESPN Boxing: FNF Special Edition,'
14:30 Apr 27, 2012 PST
Viloria-Romero III Undercard Live on Pay Per View on May 12
The completion of the Viloria-Romero trilogy, originally slated for March 31, was temporarily delayed because the Nevada State Athletic Commission prevented the World Boxing Organization ('WBO') from sanctioning the fight due to unpaid penalties
12:48 Apr 26, 2012 PST
'The Reckoning' Mathis vs. Holm II Announced
Holm (30-2-3, 9 KOs) is a nine-time, three-division world champion who will be out to avenge her humbling loss last December at home to Mathis.
10:21 Apr 25, 2012 PST
'Kid Chocolate' Plans to Crack Winky's Shell
The 40-year-old Wright (51-5-1, 25 KOs), naturally, has a tremendous experience advantage over Quillin (26-0-, 20 KOs), who was seven years old attending grammar school in Grand Rapids, Michigan, when 'Winky' made his pro debut in 1990.
10:23 Apr 23, 2012 PST
Stevenson Ready to Conquer World in Super Middleweight Division
Stevenson-Gonzalez is the marquee match-up on a stacked card, which is another installment in the popular Fast and Furious Series, presented in Montreal by Mise-O-Jeu and Videotron.
10:17 Apr 20, 2012 PST
Battle of The Badges 4 Scheduled for May 19 At Foxwoods
Proceeds from the May 19th charitable event will benefit Work Vessels For Veterans, NPSAL and FDNY Boxing Bravest Team. More than a dozen matches are scheduled pitting FDNY against Team New England, which is primarily comprised of MCOFU boxers.
15:20 Apr 19, 2012 PST
'Storm' Rising as Alvarez Battles Saunders
Another Colombian Olympian also living in Montreal, unbeaten heavyweight prospect Oscar 'Kaboom' Rivas (9-0, 6 KOs), meets veteran Kendrick 'The Apostle' Releford (22-16-2, 10 KOs) in an eight-round bout.
09:22 Apr 18, 2012 PST
Freddie Roach Predicts Senchenko's Faster Jab The Difference vs. Malignaggi
Undefeated Senchenko (32-0, 21 KOs), rated No. 5 in the world by The Ring Magazine, has been training at Roach's famed Wild Card Gym in Hollywood, California.
11:04 Apr 15, 2012 PST
Lundy Loss a Learning Experience for 'Dangerous' Williams
Rumble Time Promotions and DiBella Entertainment co-promote Williams, the 27-year-old from St. Louis who now lives and trains in Youngstown, Ohio.
09:59 Apr 12, 2012 PST
FIGHT NOW TV Delivers Exciting Boxing Action This Weekend
The action then shifts at 7 PM/ET to North America for the live broadcast of several fights from a split HBO pay-per-view broadcast - 'Too Big for One Country' - featuring,
07:23 Apr 11, 2012 PST
Senchenko-Malignaggi Promotional Video Now Available
Senchenko vs. Malignaggi,' presented by Union Boxing Promotion, is being distributed in the United States by Integrated Sports Media for live viewing at 1:00 PM/ET - 10:00 AM/PT on both cable and satellite pay-per-view via iN Demand, DIRECTV, DISH
11:54 Apr 10, 2012 PST
World Champion Senchenko Calls Mallignaggi 'Nothing Special'
Senchenko vs. Malignaggi,' presented by Union Boxing Promotion, is being distributed in the United States by Integrated Sports Media for live viewing at 1:00 PM/ET - 10:00 AM/PT on both cable and satellite pay-per-view via iN Demand, DIRECTV,
11:00 Apr 7, 2012 PST
Irish Patrick Hyland Pursues Boxing Dream in America
The 28-year-old Hyland, the reigning World Boxing Federation ('WBF') super featherweight champion, is rated No. 12 by the North American Boxing Association ('NABA').
08:05 Apr 6, 2012 PST
Irish Fans Want Tyson Fury to KO Rogan
The Titanic battle between Fury and Rogan will be broadcast live on Channel 5.
12:41 Apr 5, 2012 PST
Boxing Stars Join NY State Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
'Boxing in New York will not be forgotten,' NYSBHOF founder Tony Mazzarella said. 'Boxers, cornermen, judges, promoters, announcers and others in boxing are being honored.'
13:13 Apr 4, 2012 PST
Viloria to Defend WBO Title Belt Against Romero on May 12
The fight will now be held May 12 and will still be staged at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.
08:27 Apr 2, 2012 PST
Malignaggi on Ukrainian Mission to Become Two-Division World Champion
2000 Ukraine Olympian Senchenko, who is rated No. 5 in the world by The Ring Magazine at welterweight,won the WBA title in 2009 by way of a 12-round decision against previously undefeated Yuriy Nuzhnenko.
08:35 Mar 30, 2012 PST
Hennessy Sports Proudly Presents Titanic Battle Between Fury and Rogan
The undefeated former British and Commonwealth heavyweight is determined to show he is a true Irish warrior by knocking out Rogan and then going on to win the World heavyweight title.
19:23 Mar 28, 2012 PST
Edwin 'La Bomba' Rodriguez a Ring Chameleon
Edwin is ranked among the top 15 contenders by all four major governing bodies: #3 International Boxing Federation ('IBF'), #5 World Boxing Council ('WBC'), #8 World Boxing Association ('WBA') and #14 World Boxing Organization ('WBO').
06:11 Mar 27, 2012 PST
Fury and Rogan to Fight for Irish Heavyweight Title
Fury says that he is going to be in the shape of his life for the fight, even better than when he won the British and Commonwealth titles from Dereck Chisora last summer.
12:08 Mar 26, 2012 PST
Legendary Jake LaMotta Attends NYSBHOF Induction Dinner Apr. 1
LaMotta defeated Marcel Cerdan in 1949 to capture the World Middleweight Championship. During his exciting 13-year professional boxing career, Jake was a fixture fighting in the NY Coliseum in the Bronx, and later at Madison Square Garden. He defeat
16:18 Mar 24, 2012 PST
Trainer Jack Loew Calls Hank Lundy Vastly Overrated
Williams, No. 9 in the latest World Boxing Council ('WBC') ratings, is the mandatory challenger for NABF champ Lundy, who is rated No. 4 by WBC, as well as No. 7 by the World Boxing Organization ('WBO') and No. 12
06:36 Mar 22, 2012 PST
Irishman John O'donnell to Feature on Fury Vs Rogan Undercard
The 26 year old who resides in Shepherd's Bush London, has not boxed since his British title challenge in February 2011, but he has now teamed up with trainers Jimmy and Mark Tibbs at the TKO gym in Canning Town.
10:17 Mar 20, 2012 PST
Boxing Promoter Joe Deguardia Special Guest Speaker At Ring 8 Meeting
DeGuardia has promoted former world champions such as Antonio Tarver and Lou De Valle, as well as major events including Tarver vs. Bernard Hopkins, Tarver-Glen Johnson and the complete Tarver vs. Roy Jones, Jr. Trilogy.
12:50 Mar 19, 2012 PST
Martinez Stops Macklin in 11-Round War
The 37-year-old Martinez (49-2-2, 28 KOs) got off the canvas, albeit a controversial knockdown, in the seventh and then dropped Macklin twice at the end of the 11th round.
09:58 Mar 19, 2012 PST
Team Kovalev Upset With Square Ring for 'Potecting Sillakh'
Kovalev (17-0-1, 15 KOs), born in Chelyabinsk but now living in Big Bear, California, was a highly-decorated Russian amateur boxer (193-22). Trained by Abel Sanchez, Sergey is the reigning WBC Asian Boxing Council 175-pound champion, rated No. 12
11:40 Mar 18, 2012 PST
Pro Boxer Michael Wins Brazilian Athlete Award in US
Oliveira won the 15th edition of the Brazilian International Press Awards in 2011, edging UFC star Anderson Silva by 24 votes.
09:54 Mar 16, 2012 PST
'Hawaiian Punch' Viloria Always Feels At Home Fighting in Philippines
He's looking forward to avenging his first pro loss and completing the Omar Nino Romero trilogy there March 31, headlining the 'Island Assault 4: The Battle' pay-per-view-event, live from Ynares Sports Arena
12:53 Mar 15, 2012 PST
Adonis 'Superman' Stevenson in Unification Fight vs Noe Gonzalez
According to Hall of Fame trainer Emanuel Steward, his protégé is ready for the challenge. 'Gonzalez is the most difficult opponent of Adonis career,' Steward admitted. 'Both fighters can end a fight with a single punch at anytime.
07:55 Mar 15, 2012 PST
Santander 'Demolition Man' Silgado to Fight Against Veteran Willie Herring
Silgado, now living in Brooklyn, will be fighting in the United States for only the second time in an eight-round bout against veteran Willie Herring (13-9-3, 4 KOs).
16:02 Mar 14, 2012 PST
'La Bomba' Rodriguez Makes His HBO Debut Against Donovan George
Rodriguez' manager, Larry Army, has constructed Team Rodriquez, switching to head trainer Ronnie Shields a year ago, and recently adding nutritionist Victor Conte.
14:43 Mar 14, 2012 PST
Rogan Will Sink Fury, Says Coach Checa
Checa was the head coach for legendary Irish promoter Barney Eastwood when he was churning out numerous champions from his Belfast gym in the 1980s and 1990s, including former World featherweight champion Paul Hodkinson, former World welterweight ch
06:15 Mar 14, 2012 PST
NY State Boxing HOF Induction Dinner Scheduled on April 1
Non-participant inductees are judge/HBO analyst Harold Lederman, coach/instructor Steve Acunto, trainer/cutman Jimmy Glenn and, posthumously, trainers Gil Clancy and Ray Arcel,
13:28 Mar 12, 2012 PST
Peter 'Kid Chocolate' Quillin Talks About His Sweet Life
The 28-year-old bi-coastal resident of Los Angeles and New York City has been busy continuing to hone his skills, pushing his conditioning to the maximum, and marketing himself from coast to coast.
07:50 Mar 12, 2012 PST
Kingboxer Star Sefo Prepared to Ruin Filipovic's Retirement Party
Win, lose or draw this is it for Filipovic (16-7, 11 KO), a Croatian sports icon who has starred in the UFC, Pride, K-1 and Dream during his 10-plus year combat sports career.
14:34 Mar 9, 2012 PST
'Hawaiian Punch' Viloria Fights for Legacy Against Romero on March 31
For Viloria (30-3, 16 KOs), his third fight against Romero (30-42, 12 KOs) will complete their trilogy and, hopefully, avenge his first loss as a pro. Viloria was a 2000 U.S. Olympian who won his first 20 pro fights,
19:35 Mar 8, 2012 PST
Another Crossroads Fight for 2004 US Olympian Jason 'Big Six' Estrada
Popular New England cruiserweight Rich Gingras (10-2, 6 KOs), one of the stars of The Contender IV reality television show, returns to the ring after a 2 ½-year layoff in a six-round fight versus Worcester (MA) veteran Adam Harris (10-4, 7 KOs).
11:05 Mar 8, 2012 PST
Dannie Williams to Challenge NABF Hank Lundy
As the NABF's top contender, Dannie Williams is the mandatory challenger for Lundy's title, a flashy, outspoken Philadelphia boxer, who is rated No. 4 by the World Boxing Council ('WBC'), as well as No. 7 by the World Boxing Organization
12:24 Mar 7, 2012 PST
Macklin Leads 'Team Gang' Green Boxers for St. Patty's Celebration
The 12-round main event showcases Martinez, Ring Magazine's No. 3 pound-for-pound fighter, defending against former European champion Macklin (28-3, 19 KOs).
14:14 Mar 4, 2012 PST
Hennesy Sports Presents 'Unfinished Business' at Odyssey Arena
The battle between Ireland's two top heavyweights will be a memorable night and Fury, whose uncle lives just outside Belfast, says it will be a fight unlike any other ever seen in an Irish ring.
15:18 Mar 3, 2012 PST
2004 US Olympian Jason Estrada Headlines Show in Providence
The Contenders IV star Rich Gingras Returns to ring Mar. 9 after 2 1/2-year layoff. 2004 US Olympian Jason Estrada headlines show in Providence
17:57 Mar 2, 2012 PST
FIGHT TV to Air Final Fight of 'Cro Cop' vs. Sefo
Filipovic (16-7, 11 KO), once famously describing his kicks as 'right leg: hospital; left leg: cemetery', remains a Croatian sports icon who has starred in the UFC, Pride, K-1 and Dream during his more than decade-long fight career.
12:46 Mar 2, 2012 PST
Edwin 'La Bomba' Rodriguez Carries on Massachusetts Boxing Tradition
The 10-round, non-title fight between the International Boxing Federation's ('IBF') No. 3-ranked Rodriguez (20-0, 14 KOs) and No. 11-rated Donovan (22-1-1, 19 KOs) with world title shot implications for the winner,
14:50 Feb 25, 2012 PST
DiBella Entertainment Announces Solid March 17 Undercard
A battle of unbeaten heavyweights, Magomed 'Mago' Abdusalamov (13-0, 13 KOs) and Jason Pettaway (11-0, 8 KOs), will provide chief support on the undercard in a 10/12 round fight for the vacant World Boxing Council ('WBC') Silver Championship.
09:04 Feb 25, 2012 PST
Ultimate Challenge Mixed Martial Arts Comes to FIGHT NOW TV
FIGHT NOW TV viewers will be able to watch the two most recent UCMMA events in their entirety, Feb. 22 & 23, as part of FIGHT NOW TV's 'Every Night a Different FIGHT' programming block, starting at 10pm ET.
06:27 Feb 23, 2012 PST
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