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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
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
'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
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
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
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
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
'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
'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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Men of Steel
Hennessy Sports proudly presents 'Men of Steel' Saturday Feb.18 at the Magna Science Adventure Centre, Rotherham.
15:54 Feb 13, 2012 PST
Cage Warriors Fighting Championships Gets Exclusive Deal With FIGHT NOW TV
With over 17 events coming in 2012 in such locations as Dublin, London, Kiev, Budapest and Dubai, Cage Warriors has become a prolific proving ground for some of MMA's top fighters in the last 10 years. Most recently, Cork-based welterweight
07:39 Feb 12, 2012 PST
Canadian Light Middleweight Prospect Brandon 'Bad Boy' Cook Unbeaten
Buxton Promotions & Hennessy Sports sign exciting light middleweight Prospect Brandon 'Bad Boy' Cook
07:24 Nov 29, 2011 PST
Hot Prospect Tyler Asselstine Returns on December 10
Undefeated featherweight prospect Tyler Asselstine Steps-up in class vs. Philippe Frenois Dec. 10 in Montreal
09:45 Nov 23, 2011 PST
Third Time The Charm for Jeff Monson?
A black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Monson was a Division I wrestler at Oregon State University, where he was a Pac-10 champion, as well as at the University of Illinois. He later competed on the Senior level in USA wrestling.
09:18 Nov 19, 2011 PST
Holly Holm vs. Anne Sophie Mathis Major Boost for Women's Boxing
Six-time world titlist Mathis is the reigning the WIBA, WIBF and WBF World Welterweight Champion. She has won 24 consecutive bouts, dating back 16 years to her only pro loss in her second pro fight.
11:52 Nov 15, 2011 PST
Team Pajkic Arrives in UK Ahead of Commonwealth Heavyweight Showdown
The normally outspoken Pajkic, who said at his press conference in Canada on Dec, 20, 2010 'Once the day comes, if he gets enough balls to fight me, he is going to be well overmatched against me.
14:12 Nov 9, 2011 PST
'The Wolf' is on the Loose: Meet Levan Ghvamichava
Undefeated light welterweight prospect Levan Ghvamichava 'The Wolf' already hunting champions
09:42 Oct 31, 2011 PST
Anne Sophie Mathis to Claim Title as No. 1 Female Boxer in World
'World Dominance,' presented by Fresquez Productions, will be held Saturday night, Dec. 2 at Route 66 Casino Hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
13:44 Oct 28, 2011 PST
'Arturo Gatti' Movie Writer Will Evan Will Be Guest Speaker for Ring 8
Evans plans to speak about the movie, Gatti's legendary trilogy with 'Irish' Micky Ward, and Arturo's controversial death. He will bring a 350-page book regarding new findings into Gatti's death for RING 8 members to review.
09:59 Oct 17, 2011 PST
Gabriel Bracero Returns To Showtime
The road to this point for Bracero has been anything but easy. A stellar amateur, the New York native turned pro in 2001 and ran his record to a perfect 5-0. While Bracero was experiencing success inside the ring, trouble on the outside was brewing
18:48 Oct 15, 2011 PST
Galarza and Dulorme Make Weight in Panama
After the fighters made the pre-weights, members of Team Puerto Rico Boxing entertained the audience with their skills. Galarza, and Dulorme are part of the boxing team, Team Puerto Rico. This squad was developed by the companies of promoters Gary S
18:36 Oct 14, 2011 PST
Kevin Nash Tired of Ricky Morton's Act
Nash, a former WWE and WCW World Heavyweight Champion, and his mystery tag-team partner will throw-down with the former three-time NWA Tag Team Champions, Morton and Robert Gibson (The Rock-n-Roll Express),
10:57 Oct 14, 2011 PST
Willie 'Quiet Storm' Nelson Ready to Rebound
Presently rated No. 7 by the United States Boxing Association, Nelson made his pro debut on May 19, 2006, stopping Diego Villalba in the third round.
08:33 Oct 10, 2011 PST
Is Phil Lo Greco Ducking Victor Lupo?
Lupo (19-1-2, 9 KOs), who lives in Toronto, defeated former world champion Junior Witter (37-3-2) by a 10-round decision last February for the vacant WBC International Silver title to become the mandatory challenger. Lupo's promoter, Hennessey Spor
08:01 Oct 1, 2011 PST
AWE Wrestling: Night of the Legends PPV on October 15
The Awesome Wrestling Entertainment extravaganza will be available for live viewing at 9 PM/ET - 6 PM/PT on both cable and satellite pay-per-view via iN Demand, DIRECTV, AT & T and Verizon in the United States,
08:26 Sep 28, 2011 PST
Pound-4-Pound Queen Holly Holm Prepares to Establish 'World Dominance'
Holm is expected to fight WBC/WBA/WBO welterweight champion Cecilia 'First Lady'Braekhus (18-0, 4 KOs) next year.
18:12 Aug 6, 2011 PST
Tyson Set to Unleash Fury on Chisora
The scheduled Chisora-Fury 12-round main event has a much more serious world title shot implication for the winner as world champion Wladimir Klitschko recently told The Mirror,
08:52 Jul 22, 2011 PST
Super Bantamweight Champion Rico 'Suavecito' Ramos Raises Arm Victoriously
The Shimoda-Ramos fight was on the verge of being called off when Rigondeaux' Irish manager, Gary Hyde, through renown boxing lawyer Patrick English, lodged an objection to the WBA. The action resulted in the promoters for both Shimoda and Ramos be
07:21 Jul 12, 2011 PST
Providence Amateur Boxer Toka Kahn-Clary Qualifies for U.S. Olympic Team Trials
Nineteen-year-old Toka Kahn- Clary, of Providence, qualified to compete in the U.S. Olympic Team Trials by capturing a Silver Medal at last week's 2011 USA Boxing National Championships in Colorado Springs.
15:00 Jun 28, 2011 PST
Irish-Canadian Logan Cotton McGuinness Keeps Boxing Association Belt
The 'Friday Night At the Fights' show was presented by United Boxing Promotions, in association with McGuiness' promoter, Hennessy Sports, and Groupe Yvon Michel.
09:40 Jun 27, 2011 PST
Troy Ross Added to June 24 Show in Canada
A native of Guyana who lives in Toronto, Ross (24-2, 16 KOs) was a member of the 1996 and 2000 Canadian Olympic Teams, and winner of 'The Contender,' Season Four reality television series.
15:19 Jun 14, 2011 PST
Cedric Kushner Recovering From Spinal Surgery
Veteran boxing promoter Cedric Kushner, President of New York City-based Gotham Boxing, is recovering from spinal surgery yesterday that took nearly seven hours.
05:27 Apr 22, 2011 PST
Oliveira Repeat Brazilian Athlete of The Year Award Winner
The 20-year-old Oliveira, rated No. 20 by the World Boxing Council, was the leading vote-getter for the second year in a row among a group of great nominated Brazilian athletes.
19:43 Apr 18, 2011 PST
Dulorme Shines Again With Spectacular KO
Dulorme dropped Cuello and then registered his 10th consecutive knockout, when the powerful punching Dulorme caught his opponent with a devastating straight left hook out of the southpaw stance, and referee Johnny Callas didn't bother to count-out
12:02 Apr 17, 2011 PST
Georges St. Pierre PPV Special
His first five pro MMA fights, plus one other non-UFC match, are available for viewing through a special one-hour special, 'George St. Pierre: Rush To The Top,' exclusively distributed in the United States by Integrated Sports Media, the undispute
17:42 Apr 15, 2011 PST
Sostre Extends Unbeaten Streak to 10
Sostre (11-3-1, 4 KOs), the newest member of Boxing 360's growing stable of fighters, took the fight on late notice and fought WBC FECARBOX light welterweight champion Frias (16-4-1, 7 KOs) in his backyard. It marked Sostre's first fight in 12 mon
13:35 Apr 15, 2011 PST
Kid Chocolate Played Wild Card as Unbeaten Peter Quillin Heads West for Success
A year ago, undefeated prospect Peter 'Kid Chocolate' Quillin packed his bags and headed West, moving from Brooklyn to Los Angeles in what can only be described as a culture shock experience.
10:38 Apr 12, 2011 PST
Berto-Ortiz headlines 'East-West' Showdown'
'East-West Showdown: Berto vs. Ortiz' is presented by DiBella Entertainment, in association with Golden Boy Promotions. The bout will be televised live on HBO's World Championship Boxing starting at 9:45 PM/ET 6:45 PM/PT.
09:58 Apr 12, 2011 PST
Heavyweight Tony 'TNT' Grano Stops Alexander in 6th Round
Grano improved his record to 18-2-1 (14 KOs) with a sixth round technical knockout of crafty veteran 'Diamond' Dominique Alexander (20-11-1, 10 KOs). Grano dropped Alexander three times in the final round.
18:23 Apr 10, 2011 PST
Perez Happy to Be Fighting At Home in Hartford
In a crossroads fight of significant interest, local heavyweight favorite Tony 'TNT' Grano (17-2-1, 13 KOs), the 2005 U.S. Nationals amateur champion, meets veteran 'Diamond' Dominque Alexander (20-10-1, 10 KOs) in the eight-round main event.
16:29 Apr 7, 2011 PST
Moore and Livingston Win in The Big Apple
The 31-year-old southpaw Moore (28-2, 22 KOs), from Guyana, is the reigning PABA and WBC CABOFE super bantamweight champion, as well as the former NABA, Guyanese and CABOFE bantamweight titlist. In his United States debut, He defeated Moore outclass
13:43 Apr 5, 2011 PST
East Coast Best Grapplers Battle on April 9 in NJ for Autism
Pre-Registration discounts end, Wednesday, April 6th at 11:59 PM. The $205 value Special bonus offer includes a free seminar with UFC Fighter, Kurt 'Batman' Pellegrino, a Limited Edition Fighter T-Shirt, $25 off at the door pricing, a Free Grapple
12:39 Apr 1, 2011 PST
Unfinished Business for Heavyweight Sergei 'The White Wolf' Liakhovich
Former world heavyweight champion and 1996 Bellarusian Olympian, Sergei 'The White Wolf' Liakhovich, has some unfinished boxing business to take care of starting April 9,
19:25 Mar 21, 2011 PST
Boxing 360 Inks Nick Casal
In 2004, Casal turned pro and he was unbeaten in his first 17 pro bouts, including a pair of draws. Nick extended current WBC Silver champion Antonio 'Tony' DeMarco, the former WBC Interim light titlist, the full 10 rounds in 2002, albeit in a los
19:42 Mar 7, 2011 PST
Kevin Barry Trains KZ Quartet of Boxers
Shumenov (11-1, 7 KOs) and light welterweight Alexandr Zhuravskiy (10-0, 8 KOs) are Kazakhstan natives, while WBA No. 6 light heavyweight Gayrat Ahmedov (16-0-1, 10 KOs) and WBA No. 13 welterweight Ravshan Hudaynazarov (14-0, 12 KOs), are from Uzbek
12:49 Jan 27, 2011 PST
No Contest for Holyfield-Williams Fight
Holyfield was unable to continue after three and the fight was declared a no contest because the cut was caused by an accidental head butt and the fight didn't go four rounds.
17:55 Jan 23, 2011 PST
Lewis and Holmes Have Holyfield's Back
'Redemption In America: The Journey Begins Now' Pay-Per-View event, headlined by the 12-round Holyfield-Williams main event, is presented by ARK Promotions in association with The Greenbrier.
10:04 Jan 18, 2011 PST
Benny Ricardo's Ideas to Improve Boxing in 2011
Manny Pacquiao's wish for 2011, lose birth certificate so he can become Governor of California and then President of the United States. Pacquiao is so unbeatable, politicians can't beat him. Pacquiao as a politician who can throw mean lefts and to
11:48 Dec 30, 2010 PST
Elite House Call MD For Boxers and MMA Fighters
To help brighten the holidays for immobile children and their families, MMA superstar KIMO Leopoldo and Elite House Call MD are creating real health-related miracles.
18:33 Dec 13, 2010 PST
Greg Rebello Rumbles The Ring on His Homecoming Night in RI
Providence light heavyweight Greg Rebello has been a professional mixed martial arts fighter for nearly six years, but this Thursday night he'll be making his cage debut in his home state.
07:34 Nov 30, 2010 PST
Undefeated Michael Oliveira Stops Junior Ramos in Brazilian Homecoming
'A Gala Night of Boxing, presented by Rumble Star Promotions in association with Reunion Sports & Marketing, featured three professional fights and two amateur matches. The pro segment aired on SporTV and TV Globo International.
16:19 Nov 21, 2010 PST
Oliveira & Rumble Star start Brazilian revolution
Undefeated Michael 'The Brazilian Rocky' Oliveira and his promoter, Rumble Star Promotions, take the first step towards popularizing boxing in Brazil tomorrow (Saturday) night with the presentation of 'A Gala Night of Boxing' pro-am event.
07:21 Nov 20, 2010 PST
Lauzon Strikes Back At Trites In 'Snow Brawl' Feud
Trites claimed the 22-year-old Lauzon disrespected him during a workout at Reality Self Defense, owned by Lauzon's older brother, UFC lightweight contender Joe Lauzon (18-5-0), who fights George Sotorupoulos on UFC 123.
07:09 Nov 18, 2010 PST
Manfredo's Body Punching Stops Berrio After 6 Rounds
Manfredo (36-6, 20 KOs), rated No. 11 by the IBF, Berrio (15-8, 11 KOs) pounded Berrio's ribs until the Colombian was unable to answer the bell for the seventh round.
17:03 Nov 13, 2010 PST
Manfredo-Berrio headlines CES show at Twin River Event Center
Undefeated Polish heavyweight prospect Mariusz 'Polski Olbrzym' Wach has been added to Friday night's 'Homecoming King' pro boxing card at the Twin River Event Center in Lincoln, R.I.
09:17 Nov 10, 2010 PST
Lennox Allen Dedicates New York State Title Fight to Brother's Memory
Guyana super middleweight champion Lennox '2 Sharpe' Allen has dedicated his New York State title fight against Nick Brinson, November 13 in Albany (NY), to the memory of his brother, 19-year-old Christopher, who died recently back home in Guyana.
12:54 Oct 19, 2010 PST
Manfredo Returns to Headline 'Homecoming King'
'Homecoming King' is presented by Jimmy Burchfield's Classic Entertainment and Sports, Inc (CES), in association with Twin River and DiBella Entertainment.
05:23 Oct 16, 2010 PST
Intensity Reaches Boiling Point and Shoving Match Breaks out at Face-Off
Tickets for Vazquez Jr. vs. Hernandez on October 16, priced at $202, $102, $52 and $27, are available at all Ticketmaster outlets, the Silver Spurs Arena box office and on-line at
13:38 Oct 15, 2010 PST
'Cage of Horrors' MMA Show Stacked From Top to Bottom
Last month in the first sanctioned MMA match ever held in Rhode Island, Almeida upset Mike 'The Beast' Campbell (8-3-0) by first-round tap-out, while NAAFS titlist Strauss rides a 10-fight win streak into Foxwoods.
10:04 Oct 15, 2010 PST
Oliveira Fighting Spina for Himself & Legacy
'Last Man Standing' is being presented by Jimmy Burchfield's Classic Entertainment and Sports, Inc. (CES), in association with Foxwoods Resort Casino.
11:35 Sep 27, 2010 PST
Manager Gary Hyde Signs British Amateur Mark Heffron
Noted worldwide boxing manager Gary Hyde today announced the signing of British amateur standout Mark Heffron to an exclusive contract.
18:15 Aug 26, 2010 PST
USBA Heavyweight Champion Maurice Harris a Player Again
'I'm very spiritual and Big Daddy (God) up there made this possible. I've proven that anything can happen if you believe in yourself, work hard, and surround yourself with good people.
14:36 Aug 17, 2010 PST
Biosse Leads Future of N.E. Boxing On 'Labor Daze' Show
'CES is constantly developing talent and reloading its stable.' CES president Jimmy Burchfield said. 'This show will be the first punch landed for the Labor Day weekend.
18:02 Aug 16, 2010 PST
Powerhouse Concept for Pay-Per-View
So you're Juan Manuel Marquez, you just beat Juan Diaz again in rematch, but your right eye is swollen so big you can put 'Good Year' on it and you want to fight a rematch with the man who has had the most incredible rise in weight and success in
16:54 Aug 5, 2010 PST
'Butterbean' Vs. Pudzianowski War of Words Continues Across Atlantic
Recent critical quotes by former Pride FC fighter Eric 'Butterbean' Esch regarding Mariusz Pudzianowski have initiated a terse response from the 5-time World's Strongest Man's promoter in Poland, KSAW Federation.
18:40 Jul 20, 2010 PST
Shumenov Faces Undefeated Uzelkov in First Title Defense
Presented by Goossen Tutor in association with KZ Event Productions, the Shumenov-Uzelkov headlined boxing card will emanate from a specially constructed outdoor arena at the Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino in Lemoore, CA.
06:17 Jun 25, 2010 PST
Crossroads fight for Mike Oliver vs. Mauricio Pastrana on 'Pride & Power' Card
The Ring magazine recently named Grano's sensational victory by fourth-round knockout last September on Showtime against previously undefeated Travis Kaufman (18-0) as its 2009 Heavyweight Fight of the Year.
06:47 Jun 23, 2010 PST
''Hammerin'' Hank Lundy vs. John John 'The Hammer' Molina in ESPN FNF fireworks
The always entertaining, fan-favorite Lundy (18-0-1, 10 KOs), fighting out of Philadelphia, has made the Providence area his second home with this being his fifth fight in that market.
15:55 Jun 15, 2010 PST
Grano Sparred With V. Klitschko, Fortha Fight Coming Up
Grano has enlisted the services of Juan DeLeon, who trained 'Baby' Joe Mesi, as his co-head trainer along with Derrick Whitley.
13:17 Jun 14, 2010 PST
Manager Gary Hyde Wins Again, Wants Rigondeaux Back With Freddie Roach
In order to develop 'Rigo' into a world champion, arrangements were made for 4-time Trainer of the Year, Freddie Roach, to become Rigondeaux' head trainer, as well as for Guillermo to workout at Roach's famed Wild Card Gym in Los Angeles.
18:01 May 25, 2010 PST
World Champion Beibut Shumenov Signs With Goossen Tutor
In its nearly 30 years in the boxing industry Promoter Dan Goossen has grown accustomed to developing many young boxers from the amateur ranks into World Champions.
12:08 May 9, 2010 PST
Sylvia plans to KO Pudzianowski in 'Moosin: God of Martial Arts' PPV event
A special female attraction features two of the premier women MMA fighters in the U.S., Tara LaRosa (18-1-0) and Roxy Modafferi (13-4-0), at a 130-pound catch-weight.
11:47 May 7, 2010 PST
Hot Prospect Michael Oliveira Remains Unbeaten With 10th KO in 12 fights
Brazilian middleweight prospect 'Chairman of the Board' Michael Oliveira kept his unbeaten record intact, stopping rugged 29-fight veteran Jessie Davis in the fourth round, last Saturday night at Miccosukee Resort in Miami.
19:25 May 4, 2010 PST
Michael Oliveira Learns Ropes From Bernard Hopkins
Oliveira, living and fighting out of Miami, is unique among contemporary professional boxers, coming from an affluent family, attending Miami Dade Community College, and having only a two-match amateur career.
15:47 Apr 19, 2010 PST
Holyfield-Botha PPV Undercard Announced
Crown Boxing has been promoting solid shows six times a year in Las Vegas. Fans have come to expect competitive, entertaining fights at affordable prices, in an intimate atmosphere.
07:12 Apr 6, 2010 PST
M1 Selection Americas Fight Card Announced at Bally's Atlantic City
'M-1 Selection' is changing the sport of professional Mixed Martial Arts by giving new and upcoming fighters an opportunity to gain global recognition by competing in M-1 events held all over the world.
17:22 Mar 24, 2010 PST
Unbeaten Uzbekistan Prospects Make United States Professional Debuts
'I'm excited for this fight because one of my goals has always been to fight in Las Vegas,' the personable Ahmedov explained. 'I have trained in Las Vegas, but this will be my first time fighting there.
18:29 Jan 25, 2010 PST
Sherif Younan, Jr. Boxing's Next Phenom
'My son has been blessed by God,' the elder Sherif attributed his son's skills. 'We saw it, star quality as a boxer, when he was just a baby.
11:32 Jan 19, 2010 PST
Maurice Harris Gunning for Top Heavyweights
The resilient Harris, however, reeled-off seven straight victories, including a 10-round decision against world title challenger Jeremy Williams in 1999.
10:42 Jan 11, 2010 PST
Cuban Boxing Prospect Alexei Acosta Heading to U.S.
Unbeaten Cuban bantamweight Alexei 'The Hurricane' Acosta, now fighting out of Ireland, will cross the Atlantic Ocean later this month to prepare for his United States pro debut in 2010.
11:04 Jan 5, 2010 PST
'The World's Greatest Ever' Heavyweight Boxers
The weekend event is being presented by Greatest Ever Enterprises, which already has done 'world's greatest' tributes on two continents in the sports of soccer and rugby.
19:34 Nov 19, 2009 PST
The World's Greatest Ever Middleweight Boxers
The Welterweight Division represents the most colorful, perhaps, best known fighters in the 'The World's Greatest Ever Boxer' promotion.
12:08 Aug 10, 2009 PST
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