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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
Carl Froch vs. Yusaf Mack
IBF Super Middleweight Championship Nottingham, United Kingdom â- Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012
12:34 Nov 15, 2012 PST
Olympian Estrada Wins Fourth Straight Fight KOs Brown in Fifth Round
Estrada continued displaying improved punching power, dropping Brown in the fifth, and then finishing him off with a series of stiff punches until the referee halted the action.
08:31 Nov 11, 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
Jean Pascal Returns to The Ring Dec. 14 in Montreal
Loyal fans of the popular Fast & Furious Boxing Series will benefit from the long awaited return of the world-class fighter Pascal, who will face Aleksy 'Ali' Kuziemski (23-4, 7 KOs) Dec. 14 in the second of the four exciting matches
05:59 Nov 6, 2012 PST
2004 US Olympian Jason Estrada Headlines Nov. 10 in Providence
Estrada faces veteran heavyweight Galen 'Bad Boy' Brown* (38-20-1, 23 KOs) in the eight-round main event, which will be supported by nine scheduled fights showcasing many of New England's favorite boxers
19:32 Nov 3, 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
'Who's Next' Card to Feature New England's Most Popular Boxers on March 9
The 31-year-old Estrada (17-4, 4 KOs), fighting out of Providence, is coming off of a win by eight-round unanimous decision last December against Joseph Rabotte. Estrada had been sidelined 10 months after undergoing elbow surgery. One of the most hi
09:59 Feb 22, 2012 PST
Emanuel Steward Predicts World Title for Adonis 'Superman' Stevenson
Stevenson vs. Gonzalez headlines a Quebec star-studded 'Fast & Furious Boxing Series' event, presented by Mise-O-Jeu and Videotron, at the famed Bell Centre.
08:06 Feb 20, 2012 PST
Mexico Guerreros Set to Play Spoiler Role Against Undefeated Baku Fires
The WSB features amateur boxing competition, on a team basis, without boxers wearing headgear or vests. There is professional-style scoring, three judges, one referee and one supervisor. WSB matches consist of five bouts - bantamweight (120 lbs.), l
13:10 Feb 18, 2012 PST
Donovan 'Da Bomb' George Promotes Bout Against Edwin 'La Bomba' Rodriguez
George's first stop was a press conference hosted by Lou DiBella, President of DiBella Entertainment, at the popular Irish pub Jack Demsey's in midtown Manhattan.
07:40 Feb 18, 2012 PST
Battle of Undefeated Featherweight Prospects on Saturday Night in Montreal
Asselstime-Cipolletta is part of the 'Fast & Furious' undercard, presented by Groupe Yvon Michel, in association with Mise-O-Jeu and Videotron, at the famed Bell Centre.
11:23 Feb 17, 2012 PST
Stevenson-Gonzales Headlines Loaded 'Fast & Furious' Show Live From Montreal
Power-puncher Stevenson (16-1, 13 KOs), fighting out of Longueuil, Quebec by way of Haiti, has crowd-pleasing appeal and two hands capable of putting opponents to sleep at a moment's notice.
10:18 Feb 14, 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
Demetrius 'The Matador' Andrade Destroys Hernandez in Two Rounds
The 23-year-old from Providence went to Hernandez' (30-11, 17 KOs) body in the opening round and then opened-up in the second, dropping Angel once and then again for good at 1:39 as referee Steve Smoger waved off the count and declared the outcome
10:17 Feb 12, 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
Michael 'The Brazilian Rocky' Oliveira Makes Canadian Boxing Debut
The 21-year-old Brazilian, who lives in Miami, will be fighting in his third different country for his third straight fight. Last July, Michael traveled back to where he was born to knock out Jose Soto in Sao Paulo, Brazil (8142 round trip),
19:11 Feb 9, 2012 PST
Undefeated Michael 'The Brazilian Rocky' Oliveira Makes Canadian Debut
Melis is a battled-tested veteran fighter from Estonia who has been in the ring with the likes of World Boxing Organization ('WBO') middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog.
09:12 Feb 8, 2012 PST
Adonis 'Superman' Stevenson Ready to Defend IBF Belt
Stevenson vs. Gonzalez headlines a Quebec star-studded 'Fast & Furious Boxing Series' event, presented by Mise-O-Jeu and Videotron, at Bell Centre in Montreal.
09:35 Feb 7, 2012 PST
World Series of Boxing Presents Mexico City vs. Baku on Feb. 17
The Moscow vs. Los Angeles, distributed in the United States by Integrated Sports Media, replaced an originally scheduled Mexico City vs. Beijing match that was cancelled due to visa problems for members of the Chinese team.
06:44 Feb 7, 2012 PST
Hennessy Sports Presents 'Men of Steel' Saturday Feb.18
Kid Galahad said 'Jason Booth is an experienced operator, who has fought consistently at British and European title level for most of his career and also challenged for a world title back in 2010, but come the 18th February
17:31 Feb 3, 2012 PST
Edwin 'La Bomba' Rodriguez vs. Donovan 'Da Bomb' George
Dominican Republic-native Rodriguez (20-0, 14 KOs), a 26-year-old fighting out of Worcester (MA), is genuinely excited about making his HBO and MSG debuts.
06:47 Feb 3, 2012 PST
Atlas Cops & Kids Boxing Program Making Difference in NYC
Certified by USA Boxing, the Atlas Cops & Kids Boxing Program has been a knockout of a success, providing a safe place for city kids to go after school. Members not only learn how to box,
15:32 Jan 26, 2012 PST
Demetrius Andrade Following Plan
With world title belt implications for the winner, Andrade-Ennis headlines the Joe DeGuardia's Star Boxing show on *ESPN Friday Night Fights at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.
10:17 Jan 25, 2012 PST
'Superman' Returns Stevenson vs. Gonzales on Feb. 18
A great puncher and entertaining fighter, Stevenson is rated No. 8 by the World Boxing Association ('WBA'), as well as No. 15 by the World Boxing Council 'WBC') and IBF.
05:32 Jan 18, 2012 PST
Old-Time Boxing Geared for New Ontario Boxing Fans
The Feb. 11 show kicks-off the third season of boxing at Hershey Centre for United Promotions, which is comprised of three Ontario boxing promoters - Don MacDonald, Adam Harris (Hennessy Sports) and Tyler Buxton (Buxton Promotions).
12:25 Jan 17, 2012 PST
First Ring 8 Monthly Meeting Announced
The speakers are Brian Adams, director of the Daily News Golden Gloves Tournament, U.S. Metros president Eddie Acevedo and Mickey Rosario, chief of officials.
11:29 Jan 15, 2012 PST
Clash of Styles a Learning Experience for Dyah Ali Davis
The son of 1976 Olympic gold medalist and Most Outstanding Boxer, Howard Davis, Jr., 30-year-old Dyah never had a single amateur bout.
13:38 Jan 14, 2012 PST
Integrated Sports Media To Broadcast World Series of Boxing in Mexico City
Outstanding boxers being featured on the Feb. 3 two pay-per-view special include: Mexico City - 2011 Mexican National Olympiad gold medalist Elias Emigdio (bantamweight), 2011 Mexican National champions (heavyweight) Horacheta Matinez,
09:12 Jan 11, 2012 PST
'Irish' Micky Ward training 'The Wolf' Levan Ghvamichava
CORK, Ireland (January 5, 2012) - Irish boxing manager Gary Hyde announced today that he has come to an agreement with 'Irish' Micky Ward to train his hot prospect, light welterweight sensation Levan 'The Wolf' Ghvamichava.
14:03 Jan 6, 2012 PST
Integrated Sports Media Announces World Series of Boxing Events In Mexico City
Integrated Sports Media Distributing Pair of 'World Series of Boxing' PPV shows in February live from Mexico City
11:14 Jan 6, 2012 PST
Demetrius Andrade vs. Derek Ennis in NABO Junior Middleweight Championship
One of the most gifted all-around boxers, Andrade (15-0, 10 KOs) has been favorably compared to a younger, heavier Floyd Mayweather, Jr. because of their similar styles, featuring lightning-quick feet and hands,
09:10 Jan 6, 2012 PST
Dyah Davis Set for ESPN FNF This Week in Key West
Presently rated No. 9 by the World Boxing Council ('WBC') and No. 10 by the World Boxing Association ('WBA'), Davis will not be fighting too far from his Fort Lauderdale home in the 10-round main event versus Lopez,
06:35 Jan 6, 2012 PST
Light Heavyweight World Champion Beibut Shumenov Responds
The press release announced that Cleverly will be defending his WBO title February 25 against Tommy Karpency in Wales. It also claimed: An offer went to WBA title-holder Beibut Shumenov to face Cleverly,
09:34 Jan 4, 2012 PST
Williams vs. Lundy: NABF Lightweight Title Belt
Dannie Williams preparing to KO Hank Lundy & take his NABF lightweight title belt
15:02 Dec 27, 2011 PST
Amanda Serrano 1st World Champion
In only its third year of operations, Boxing 360 experienced a banner 2011, highlighted by Amanda 'The Real Deal' Serrano capturing the New York City-based promotional company's first world title.
11:19 Dec 19, 2011 PST
Oliveira Sick, Off Saturday's Show in Quebec
The 21-year-old Oliveira (16-0, 12 KOs) has been bedridden the past few days at his Miami home with a high fever, stomach virus and dehydration.
15:23 Dec 12, 2011 PST
Saturday Night's 'Island Assault 3' Pay Per View Event Live From Philippines
Integrated Sports Media: North America's leading distributor of International Pay-Per-View and Closed Circuit sports events has presented World Championship and world-class mixed martial arts shows featuring Fedor Emelianenko, Tim Sylvia,
06:52 Dec 9, 2011 PST
Fight Now TV Airs Lemieux vs. Alcine
There is little doubt the electric atmosphere will add to the excitement Saturday evening when local favorites Lemieux and Alcine step into the ring in front of a loud hometown crowd.
10:52 Dec 6, 2011 PST
Fight Now TV Keeps LIVE Action Coming This Friday!
The Instinct MMA 2 main event will feature welterweight tilt between PETE SPRATT and MARTIN GRANDMONT.
07:48 Nov 30, 2011 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
Shumenov Encouraged By Media Reports and Quotes From World Boxing Organization
One potential obstacle for any unification bout has been averted because Shumenov is once again promoted by KZ Event Productions, which he owns and operates with his brother, Chingis.
16:29 Nov 27, 2011 PST
Logan Cotton McGuinness Named 2011 NABA Fighter of the Year
McGuinness' accomplishment came in a year that also featured NABA champions such as cruiserweight Latiff Kayode, middleweight Andy Lee and welterweight Mike Jones.
07:15 Nov 27, 2011 PST
Holly Holm and Jon Jones Sparring
MMA superstar Jon Jones helps Holly Holm prepare for Anne Sophie Mathis
17:56 Nov 26, 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
$15,000 Grapplers Quest World Series Invades Las Vegas This Saturday
Fighters may register to compete at the venue, Sports Center (121 East Sunset Road) on Friday, Nov. 18 between 5-8 PM/PT or Saturday, Nov. 19, starting at 7:00 AM/PT. All competitors, teams and independents are welcome. Spectator tickets are availab
07:27 Nov 17, 2011 PST
Fedor 'The Last Emperor' Emelianenko Fights on!
Fedor, who is fighting at home in Russia for the first time in four years, is coming off of three straight losses in the United States to Dan Henderson, Antonio Silva and Fabricio Werdum. He's fighting Monson because that's who he is, not for his
06:31 Nov 16, 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
HBO Analyst Harold Lederman Invited as Guest Speaker For RING 8's Meeting
A graduate of Columbia University, the popular and recognizable Lederman was the 2006 'Good Guys Award' winner of the Boxing Writers Association of America. He is a World Boxing Hall of Fame inductee and this March, it was recently announced,
07:36 Nov 14, 2011 PST
Peter 'Kid Chocolate' Quillin Hailed as America's Top Middleweight
The bi-coastal Quillin, who lives in Los Angeles and New York City, embraced his first opportunity fighting on HBO, displaying a much improved left hook to go with his vaunted athleticism and powerful right hand.
06:28 Nov 12, 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
FIGHT NOW TV Offers Fight Week Coverage of 'Pacquiao-Marquez III'
A repeat of the press conference kicks-off Thursday's action, starting at 8:30 PM/ET, and followed by Pacquiao-Marquez I between 9:00-10:00 PM/ET.
18:47 Nov 8, 2011 PST
Freitas Fight on Hold for Michael 'The Brazilian Rocky' Oliveira
Oliveira, the reigning World Boxing Council ('WBC') South American middleweight champion, is not a typical, contemporary prizefighter. The 21-year-old with a college background comes from an affluent family and boxes not for financial gains
12:08 Nov 8, 2011 PST
Meet Undefeated Light Heavyweight Prospect Lionell 'Lonnie B' Thompson
'Lonnie B' to make UK debut at EventCity Nov 12, on undercard of Fury vs. Pajkic.
10:09 Nov 8, 2011 PST
Promising Prospects Diaz and Livingston
Diaz (5-0, 4 KOs), a super featherweight, takes on cagey Mexican veteran Manuel 'Diablito' Sarabia, while Livingston (6-0-1, 3 KOs) faces Thomas Haines (5-9, 3 KOs), in a pair of six-round bouts. Diaz and Livingston
08:38 Nov 7, 2011 PST
Fedor vs. Monson MMA PPV
Universally recognized superstar Fedor Emelianenko (31-4, 8 KOs, 16 Submissions), arguably the greatest heavyweight in MMA history, is returning home to Russia to fight there for the first time in four years.
14:30 Nov 4, 2011 PST
World Champion Beibut Shumenov and Promoter Part Ways
Shumenov (12-1, 8 KOs), a 2004 Kazakhstan Olympian, is promoted by Las Vegas-based KZ Event Productions, which is owned and operated by the Shumenov brothers, Beibut and Chingis.
10:35 Nov 2, 2011 PST
John 'The Quietman' Ruiz Subject of Children's Book 'Hooks & Jabs'
Ruiz, who is the first and only Hispanic Heavyweight Champion of the World, wanted to tell his story; detailing the overwhelming odds he conquered to become world champion, in order to inspire children, particularly Hispanics, at an early age.
12:07 Nov 1, 2011 PST
Peter 'Kid Chocolate' Quillin Fights Scotsman Craig McEwan
The 28-year-old Quillin, presently rated No. 7 by the World Boxing Association, sparred with Vanes Mirtirosyan, Ronson Frank, Michael Medina and Malic Basille.
07:45 Nov 1, 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
Grapplers Quest Submits Autism in Georgia
Competitors of all ages and skill levels participate in the event and it is open to all grappling styles to determine the best grapplers in the State of Georgia in 2011.
13:20 Oct 28, 2011 PST
McGuinness Captures NABA Title
McGuinness, captain of Team Ontario, was the aggressor from the opening bell, forcing the pace against counter-punching Gaudet (24-3, 10 KOs). An accidental head butt in the second round opened a deep cut over McGuinness' left eye.
09:14 Oct 27, 2011 PST
Livingston Making Up for Lost Time
Other members of Boxing 360's stable include IBF World Light Junior Lightweight Champion Amanda 'The Real Deal' Serrano, USBA heavyweight champion Maurice Sugar Moe' Harris, WBC #4 super bantamweight Leon 'Hurry Up' Moore,
06:35 Oct 27, 2011 PST
Austin Trout to Defend WBA Super Welterweight Title Against Frank Loporto
The 25-year-old Rosado has won four consecutive bouts since he lost to Derek Ennis in July 2010. Rosado, who has fought top prospects Fernando Guerrero and Alfredo Angulo, is far more experienced than Gonzalez and has gone 12 rounds twice in his car
10:32 Oct 26, 2011 PST
'Sugar' Ray Robinson Leads New York State Boxing Hall of Fame
Non-participant inductees include judge/HBO analyst Harold Lederman, coach/instructor Steve Acunto, trainer/cut-man Jimmy Glenn and, posthumously, trainers Gil Clancy and Ray Arcel, Ring Magazine founder Nat Fleischer, New York Daily News boxing rep
06:45 Oct 26, 2011 PST
Rodriguez-Rosinsky Not Far Off Judges' Scoring
The CompuBox Punch Stats (see below) revealed that Rodriguez (20-0, 14 KOs) landed more punches in eight of the 10 rounds with one even (4th).
15:22 Oct 25, 2011 PST
Dulorme Shines in Panama
From the fourth round on, Dulorme completely dominated Navarro, who had serious problems working against the speed of the Puerto Rican. Thomas demonstrated knowledge beyond his actual experience in professional boxing. His jab and speed were factors
06:58 Oct 24, 2011 PST
Alex Theran Joins Team Colombia
Theran's much-anticipated pro debut was this past July 27 in his hometown of Barranguilla, in which he knocked out Leo Cassiani only 34-seconds into the opening round. Sixteen days later, 'The Prince' needed 1:18 to stop Gabriel Bracho.
18:54 Oct 21, 2011 PST
Fight Now TV Features McGuiness-Gaudet Card
The unbeaten McGuinness (15-0-1, 7KOs), rated No. 11 by the World Boxing Association ('WBA'), takes on provincial rival Gaudet (24-2, 10 KOs), a former world title challenger, in the 10-round main event.
08:35 Oct 21, 2011 PST
Rosinsky Ready for Bright Lights on Friday on Shobox
The show, which will be televised live on ShoBox: The New Generation, will also feature rising junior welterweight contender Gabriel 'Tito' Bracero (17-0, 3KO's) taking on Daniel Sostre (11-4-1, 4KO's) for the vacant NABF title.
09:08 Oct 20, 2011 PST
Viva Team Colombia!
Colombia has produced several world champion boxers such as the Julio brothers, Jorge Eliecer and Ener, Antonio 'Kid Pambele' Cervantes, Miguel 'Happy' Lora, Fidel Bossa and Rodrigo Valdez. The late, great Diego 'Chico' Corrales,
08:28 Oct 19, 2011 PST
Dulorme and Galarza Off to Panama
In his last fight, Dulorme completely dominated former world champion DeMarcus Corley for ten rounds in a bout televised on 'ESPN Friday Night Fights.' Thomas is now the WBA No. 10 ranked welterweight. He left Puerto Rico on weight at 147 pounds.
19:10 Oct 18, 2011 PST
Tyson Fury Thrilled to Be Fighting At Home on November 12
Tyson Fury vs. Canadian Neven Pajkic, proudly presented by Hennessy Sports, will be broadcast live on Channel 5.
15:56 Oct 18, 2011 PST
Vargas vs. Cheikho Co-Feature a Potential War
Styles make fights and this one shapes up as a classic pitting a pressure fighter and underrated defender, Vargas, versus a fast, slick Cheikho, who was a junior kick-boxing champion.
07:42 Oct 18, 2011 PST
1996 US Olympic Team Captain Lawrence Clay-Bey Heads into Conn. Boxing
The other 2011 inductees include five-time world champion Vinny 'The Pazmanian Devil' Paz, judge Glenn Feldman, world light heavyweight title challenger Eric 'Magic Man' Harding, ringside physician Dr. Michael Schwartz and, posthumously,
11:41 Oct 17, 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
Sensational 1st Round KO Win for Kimbo Slice
Slice (2-0, 2 KOs), who is co-promoted by Gary Shaw and Tony Holden, continued to show improvement in the ring with world-class trainer John David Jackson in his corner.
14:02 Oct 16, 2011 PST
Dawson and Demarco Win World Titles
Brooklyn welterweight Paulie 'Magic Man'Malignaggi (30-4, 6 KOs) boxed his way to a 10-round unanimous decision win against Orlando Lora (28-2-1, 19 KOs).
10:48 Oct 16, 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
Peter 'Kid Chocolate' Quillin Living a Dream
A bi-coastal boxer who lives in New York City and Los Angeles, where he trains at Freddie Roach's famed Wild Card Gym, Quillin has won four in a row, all by knockout, since signing with Golden Boy against Jason LeHoullier (TKO5),
05:47 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
Holly Holm vs. Ann Sophie Mathis: 'World Dominance' at Route 66 Casino Hotel
Nine-time world champion Holm (30-1-3, 9 KOs) will be seeking to regain her IBA Welterweight title and WBAN Championship Belt in the 10-round main event against six-time world titlist Mathis (25-1, 21 KOs), who is the reigning the WIBA,
16:54 Oct 13, 2011 PST
Boxing's New Odd Couple: Edwin Rodriguez & Danny O'Connor
The 26-year-old Rodriguez (19-0, 14 KOs), a native of the Dominican Republic fighting out of Worcester (MA), is already considered a legitimate world title contender,
07:29 Oct 13, 2011 PST
Rodriguez Re-Unites With Trainer Ronnie Shields in Houston
Rodriguez, already rated in the top 15 in every major sanctioning organization (IBF #5, WBC #6, WBA #8, WBO #12), is on the verge of fighting for a world championship in 2012, but he must first get by the New York-based Rosinsky.
11:48 Oct 12, 2011 PST
Dibella Teams Up With Breast Cancer Charities of America
With October being National Breast Cancer Awareness month, DiBella has teamed up with the Breast Cancer Charities of America (BCCA), the iGoPink campaign, P3R Publicity and Everlast to help raise awareness with the exciting 10-bout card.
16:00 Oct 11, 2011 PST
Diamond Dallas Page Warns Ricky Morton About Kevin Nash
Former WWE and WCW World Heavyweight Champion Kevin Nash, along with his mystery tag-team partner, takes on the former three-time NWA Tag Team Champions, The Rock-n-Roll Express, Morton and Robert Gibson, in the featured match of the evening.
14:41 Oct 11, 2011 PST
Former World Welterweight Champion Tony DeMarco Statue Plans Unveiled
NIASHF is hosting a fundraiser November 3 at Anthony's of Malden in order to help defray the cost of the statue. The event will commence at 6 PM/ET with a cocktail hour, followed by a sit-down dinner as well as entertainment by Frank Sinatra-style
06:38 Oct 11, 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
Hennessy Sports Inks Undefeated Prospect Lionell Thompson
'We expect big things from Lionell,' promoter Mick Hennessy said. 'He was a decorated U.S. amateur boxer who has developed quickly as a professional.
09:31 Oct 8, 2011 PST
'Hacksaw' Jim Duggan Ready to Defend Patriotism vs. Akbar on October 15
Former WWE and WCW World Heavyweight Champion Kevin Nash, along with his mystery tag-team partner, takes on the former three-time NWA Tag Team Champions, The Rock-n-Roll Express, Ricky Morton and Robert Gibson, in the featured match of the evening.
17:11 Oct 7, 2011 PST
FIGHT NOW TV Airing INSTINCT MMA Live Friday night
Instinct MMA will feature a light heavyweight showdown between Houston 'The Assassin' Alexander, who is riding a four-fight win streak, and Montreal native Steve 'The Boss' Bossé, a winner of his last six fights, the red-hot Bossé sports an
14:20 Oct 6, 2011 PST
Kimbo Slice and Franklin Lawrence to Be Showcased in 'Rumble in the Heartland'
Co-promoted by Shaw and Tony Holden, Kimbo Slice, aka Kevin Ferguson, headlines the Nebraska show against *Ray Bledsoe*(2-3, 2 KOs) in a four-round bout.
13:01 Oct 6, 2011 PST
Boxing Judge Glenn Feldman to Be Honored At 7th Annual Gala Induction Dinner
The other 2011 inductees include five-time world champion Vinny 'The Pazmanian Devil' Paz, 1996 U.S. Olympic Boxing team captain Lawrence Clay-Bey, world light heavyweight title challenger Eric 'Magic Man' Harding,
08:54 Oct 6, 2011 PST
Darley Perez a New Power Player in Lightweight Division
Perez (23-0, 18 KOs), a 2008 Columbian Olympian, introduced himself to the American television audience with a bang, as he controlled the action from the opening bell, consistently beating a game Meza (22-4) to the punch, before finally pounding the
12:50 Oct 5, 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
Kimbo Slice invades Heartland
An underground combat-fighting legend, largely through You Tube, Kimbo Slice, aka Kevin Ferguson, made his much-anticipated MMA debut in a 2007 exhibition in Atlantic City, where he defeated former WBO heavyweight champion and Olympic gold-medalist
07:07 Oct 1, 2011 PST
Cage Warriors 44 Live in US Fans on Saturday on FIGHT NOW TV
In order to get U.S. MMA fans pumped-up for Cage Warriors 44, FIGHT NOW TV will air tapings of Cage Warriors 42 & 43,* respectfully, tomorrow night (Thur., Sept. 29) and Friday evening as part of the channel's Every Night a Different FIGHT slot, st
06:06 Sep 30, 2011 PST
Kendall Holt Prepares to Face Danny Garcia
Kendall Holt Preparing To Face Undefeated Danny Garcia On October 15 Bernard Hopkins vs. Chad Dawson Televised Undercard
15:17 Sep 29, 2011 PST
Casal's Journey Continues
Casal's promoter, Boxing 360 founder and CEO Mario Yagobi, believes his upcoming fight is a tremendous opportunity for Nick. 'Nick has to step-up and, if he passes this test, it's on to bigger and better things for him.
13:10 Sep 29, 2011 PST
Unbeaten Prospect Lionell Thompsom Adds McGuinness-Gaudet Undercard
The 26-year-old Thompson (9-0, 6 KOs), fighting out of Buffalo, was a standout amateur who was rated as high as No. 2 in the country. A five-time New York Golden Glove and three-time Empire State champion, 'Lonnie B'
05:29 Sep 29, 2011 PST
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