In the wake of an offer from promoter Frank Warren to fight Dereck Chisora on July 20 in London, England, heavyweight contender Fres Oquendo is fully focused on taking on Derric Rossy in a fringe title battle next month, according to manager Thomas Tsatas. 'The Big O' has 35 wins from 42 contests so far, and at 40 knows…Continue
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Abner mares has fought the top fighters in three different weight classes, and now it's a who will he fight next. Many think Rigondeaux is the next next target, but Mr. Gary Russell Jr. wants Mares now. Russell is power and speed and just may be too much for Mares. Russell is…Continue
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On March 30, top-rated light heavyweight contender Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (20-1-2, 9KO’s) and reigning WBC silver light heavyweight champion Tony Bellew (19-1-1, 12KO’s) battled to a 12-round split decision draw in Bellew’s backyard of Liverpool.
Now, the two…Continue
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LOS ANGELES, CA.-Surprised by recent articles claiming his return to boxing ex World ChampionAntonio Margarito has announced that there is absolutely no truth on a possible…Continue
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I make this statement in relation to the outrageous and defamatory statements which have been made about me by Deontay Wilder.
On 9 May I announced the Wilder v Chisora fight, which was to take place on Saturday 15th June at Wembley Arena. There was a deal reached with Wilder’s…Continue
Added by Karceno on May 22, 2013 at 4:24pm — No Comments
In the great state of Illinois you will find some of the most interesting boxing stories, in the weirdest places, standing in Whole Foods story as I talk boxing on my cellphone, an older gentleman a Mr. Simon David, a retired business lawyer, also has a vast knowledge of the game…Continue
We understand that Lucas Matthysse has been on fire with impressive knockouts, but why do most of you have to hate on Danny Garcia, Garica has given you exciting fight just as much as Mathysse. Just listen to the kid of remarks that has been left for my in my inbox,…Continue
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WBC super lightweight interim champion Lucas Matthysse (34-2, 32 KOs) impressively annihilated IBF jr welterweight champion Lamont Peterson (31-2-1, 16 KOs) with a devastating third round KO on Saturday night at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Matthysse floored Peterson once in round two and twice in round three.…Continue
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2012 US Olympian Jamel Herring (3-0, 2KOs) needed only a hundred twenty one seconds to dispose of an outgunned lightweight Victor Galindo (1-2), dropping him twice en route to the first round stoppage. Herring was on his “A” game from the opening bell and dropped Galindo initially with a right…Continue
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Posted by timrickson on May 16, 2013
Billy Morgan, 23 from Canning Town will take a big step up in his professional boxing career when he fights at Wembley Arena in front of a capacity crowd on 15th June. The Eastender has not fought outside of his home venue, York Hall in Bethnal Green since turning pro in 2010. This fight will take him out of his comfort zone in front of the biggest crowd yet but it’s a challenge the youngster is relishing. “I can’t wait to step up to a…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
Sugar Shane Mosley returns to take on 23-year-old Pablo Cesar Cano (26-2-1, 20 KO) on Saturday, May 18, at Grand Oasis Resort in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Shane is already Hall-Of-Fame bound, why risk anymore punishment. This young kid is big and…Continue
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Floyd Mayweather Jr. is the highest-earning athlete in American sports for the second straight year.
The boxer is projected to make $90 million in 2013 according to Sports Illustrated's annual list released Wednesday. Miami Heatstar LeBron James is a distant second at $56.5 million.
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees vaults into the rankings…Continue
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MANILA (1st UPDATE)– Jinkee Pacquiao, wife of Filipino Fighting Congressman Manny Pacquiao, will be proclaimed the winner of the vice-gubernatorial race in the Sarangani province even though canvassing of votes has just started.
Even before the start of canvassing, Eleanor Saguigit, Jinkee’s opponent for the position of vice-governor, had already conceded.
Canvassing in Sarangani started at 7:00 am.
According to partial and unofficial results from the Commission on…Continue
Added by Karceno on May 13, 2013 at 9:36pm — No Comments
#3 WBC 122 lb. contender Vic Darchinyan (39-5-1, 28 KO’s) potentially put himself in position for a world title shot tonight in beating Javier Gallo (18-7-1, 10 KO’s) in an easy fourth round knockout at the Uni-Trade Stadium, in Laredo, Texas, USA.
Darchinyan, 37 knocked Gallo down four times in the fight, 3 times in the 2nd round, and a final time in the 4th round. The fight was halted at 0.26 of the fourth round.
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TOLUCA, Mexico, May 11, 2013. - The American Ava Knight (12-1, 5 KOs), the WBC Diamond champion, won on Saturday in Toluca, by unanimous decision in 10 rounds in the Mexican…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
Mickey Garcia has been incredible at 126, and his power has shown the rest of the boxing world he may be the toughest fighter at this weight class. Since Nonito Doanire has lost his last fight and stated that he wanted to move up to 126 division, one had to think how…Continue
Added by Karceno on May 12, 2013 at 9:06am — No Comments
By Kevin Davis
Espinosa said to RingTV “We wanted to take our time and wait until we had enough data to speak responsibly about this, so based on what we’ve seen, now we are very comfortable that we’re definitely going to…Continue
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IBA & WBF world title fight Saturday night at Route 66Casino Hotel in Albuquerque
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (May 9, 2013) – The final press conference was held today at Route 66 Casino Hotel in…Continue
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Tons of people will be watching this fight between Paulie 'The Magic Man' Malignaggi, and Adrien 'The Problem' Broner. mainly because these guys know how to sell a fight, without spending money. Paulie is a 2-time world champion for the kids who are just use to seeing him…Continue
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