Entries by boxingsocialist

Kenneth Sims, Jr Camp Notes

Chicago (July 17, 2018) – Junior welterweight *Kenneth Sims, Jr.* (12-1, 4 KOs) has been hunkering down in training camp in Chicago for his showdown with undefeated Montana Love (11-0, 5 KOs) in an eight-round bout that will be part of a ShoBox: The New Generation tripleheader on *Friday, July 20* live on *SHOWTIME®* at […]

WBSS Unified World Championship Oleksandr Usyk vs. Murat Gassiev

*EDMONTON, Canada (July 17, 2018**)* – Canadian boxing fans will be able to watch the much-anticipated World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) cruiserweight championship finale this Saturday afternoon, as they have throughout the wildly entertaining semifinals and quarterfinals rounds, exclusively on Super Channel. All four-major sanctioning body world title belts, plus *The Ring* magazine’s strap, will […]

WBA Champ Alicia Napoleon Defends Her Title Against Hannah Rankin Saturday, August 4

*LONG ISLAND, NY* (July 16, 2018) – WBA Women’s Super Middleweight World Champion*Alicia “The Empress” Napoleon,* (9-1, 5 KO’s), of Lindenhurst, NY will make her first defense against WBC Silver Middleweight titlist *Hannah Rankin*, (5-1, 1 KO) of Glasgow, Scotland on Saturday, August 4 at NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Scheduled […]

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation’s 6th Annual Back-2-School Giveaway

*BACKPACK SUPPLY GIVEAWAYS PLUS, LAPTOP RAFFLES, AND MORE!* *WHO*:* Mayweather Promotions’ fighters will be in attendance. * *WHAT: The Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation* and *Mayweather Promotions* make their highly anticipated return for the 6th consecutive year to bring you the Annual Back-2-School Supply Giveaway. The intent is to help prepare students, as we approach the […]

Zhora Hamazaryan Training Camp Notes

PHILADELPHIA, Penn. / ORANGE, Calif. (July 16, 2018) – Undefeated lightweight Zhora Hamazaryan (9-0, 6 KOs) has been preparing for his battle with fellow undefeated Thomas Mattice that will be part of a ShoBox: the New Generation tripleheader that will take place on Friday, July 20th at The WinnaVegas Casino Hotel in Sloan, Iowa. The […]

Manny Pacquiao Defeats Lucas Matthysse in Stunning Fashion

A knockout victory in his return to boxing. Manny Pacquiao knocked Lucas Matthysse down 3 times Saturday on his way to a welterweight world title. Congratulations to Sen. Manny Pacquiao for the TKO victory tonight. Great fight and respect between two warriors, Lucas Mathysse ‪“I lost to a champion and a legend.” Lucas Matthysse gracious […]

Prograis and Velasco Score Knockout Wins

*NEW ORLEANS (July 14, 2018) — *Consider the homecoming a success. Regis “Rougarou” Prograis put on a show for his hometown New Orleans fans, defending the WBC super lightweight diamond belt with an eighth-round TKO over Juan Jose Velasco in front of 3,615 fans at the UNO Lakefront Arena. Prograis, who was born and raised […]