The American Airlines Arena in Dallas was rocking as Puerto Rican superstar Juanma Lopez tried to win back his respect, but when they fight started the young and undefeated Mickey Garcia, who lost his title on the scales just a day before, brought the fight Lopez. In round one it…Continue
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Kelly Swanson – Thank you. We are ready to rock and roll, and this call today will be very exciting. Saturday, June 22nd Paulie Malignaggi versus Adrien Broner at Barclay Center in Brooklyn. So I’m really looking forward to this fight and this whole entire show brought to you by …Continue
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A trio of exciting fights lit up the latest edition of Fight Night on NBC Sports Network Friday night. The nationally televised tripleheader was staged at the Sands …Continue
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WBO featherweight champion Mikey Garcia was unable to make the 126 pound featherweight limit and forfeit his title on Friday afternoon on Dallas. Juanma Lopez can still win the vacant WBO title with a win over Garcia on Saturday night. Mikey weighed in at 128 and he was unable to shed the two excess…Continue
Added by Karceno on June 14, 2013 at 10:27pm — No Comments
Riddick Bowe now understands why people warned him that Muay Thai is a dangerous sport.
"I would have to say, they have a valid point," said Bowe, after his debut in Thai kickboxing ended with a thud in the second round. "It's much harder than boxing."
The former world…Continue
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Karceno: So how has camp been going?
Broner: "C'mon man you know, I'm going to get my toughest work done in here, the fight will be easy, easy work man."
Karceno: Now you and Paulie are good friends outside the ring?
Broner: "We cool,…Continue
Paulie Malignaggi is the 2 division world champion and won the WBA world title in another man's country. Paulie is a very dangerous boxers because he is smart and Adrien Broner wont be sleeping on that notion. The fans may laugh and joke, but each man and trainer is taking this…Continue
Added by Karceno on June 13, 2013 at 6:43am — No Comments
By Kevin Davis
Flyweight Shawn Simpson (Chicago, Ill.) won more awards in Puerto Rico when he won two silver medals, in the tournament. Simpson earned the first win of the night for Team USA, taking a unanimous decision victory over Puerto Rico’s Jan Lopez in the opening bout of the session. Simpson’s win moved him to the flyweight finale where he will faced a second Puerto Rican opponent, Jantony Ortiz, for the Cheo Aponte…Continue
Added by Karceno on June 12, 2013 at 9:58pm — No Comments
RICHMOND -- Once he was known as "Mighty Quinn," a world welterweight boxing champion whose hard left hook propelled him from his native Pittsburg to the biggest of stages.
To authorities across the …Continue
Added by Karceno on June 12, 2013 at 1:16am — No Comments
If you know Joe then you know that he is truly a wise man who sings like Dean Martin but is well known ion the boxing world as a part promoter back in the good ole days. Spoke on boxing and the way the sport is today.
Added by Karceno on June 11, 2013 at 6:10am — No Comments
Andre Ward is one of the best fighters in the world today, but why is it so hard for him to become an established mega-star, well he might want to look at the way he is being handled. Not to mention his injuries. The Showtime Super Six tournament, was a great way to display Ward's…Continue
Added by Karceno on June 9, 2013 at 4:18pm — No Comments
By Kevin Davis
Talking about a slug-fest, what started off as a simple feel out round turn into a war of wills as Marcos “El Chino” Maidana (34-3, 31 KOs) scored a sixth round TKO over “The Riverside Rocky” Josesito Lopez (30-7, 18 KOs) on Saturday night before a…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
Fight of the night, Angulo vs Lara lived up to the hype as an action packed fight broke out, as the skilled combination fighter Lara went to war with the brawler they call El Perro, the dog. Lara set the pace by boxing and moving but putting some power on his shots…Continue
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Yuriorkis Gamboa returns to the ring with promoter Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson to win an unanimous decision against a very tough Columbian Darleys Perez. Gamboa came out early looking slick just touching his opponent and making his miss, a slip was ruled a knockdown for Gamboa in…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
Chad Dawson knew the only shot Adonis 'Superman' Stevenson had to beat him was to land a bomb and guess what, the bomb went off. It only took seconds for Dawson to lose his light heavyweight championship, Dawson came in with the wrong plan from the start, he let…Continue
Added by Karceno on June 9, 2013 at 1:39am — No Comments
By Sam Geraci at ringside
WBA #5 rated heavyweight “Fast” Fres Oquendo (36-7, 23 KOs) of Chicago, IL, won a ten round unanimous decision over Derric “El Leon” Rossy (28-7, 14 KOs) of Medford, NY, on Saturday night at the Horseshow Casino in Hammond, Indiana. Scores were 98-92 and 97-94 (twice). Tomasz Adamek has recently been…Continue
Added by Karceno on June 9, 2013 at 1:09am — No Comments
Every other day I get email or Facebook messages about, boxers and the mistakes they are making outside the ring, and 9 times out of ten it's girls. Sex and boxing has always went hand in hand, because when a fighter is training before a fight he would go two months or more without…Continue
Added by Karceno on June 7, 2013 at 3:35am — No Comments
On August 3rd NBC Sports Network will feature Curtis "Showtime" Stevens and "Fast" Eddie Chambers in the Fight Night series produced by Main Events. Stevens and Chambers are doing something unusual in the sport of boxing as of late: Coming down in weight. Both have…Continue
Added by Karceno on June 7, 2013 at 2:14am — No Comments
Get ready for a war between two action fighters, former champion Marcos Maidana (33-3, 30 KO’s) and Josesito Lopez (30-5, 18 KO’s). Both men are set to do serious damage to the other this Saturday in what should be an epic…Continue
Added by Karceno on June 6, 2013 at 10:58am — No Comments
Many in the world believe that the sport of MMA is taking over the combat sport world, due to the success of it's main monopoly driving force the UFC. The UFC has made a financial jump in the marketing work in less that 10 years they took a company that was worth 2 million and made it worth…Continue
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