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On Saturday night on Showtime, a special edition of Shobox presents a triple-header from Indio, CA at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino. The headline event is the rematch between Cornelius Bundrage and Cory Spinks, while Erislandy Lara meets Freddy Hernandez, also at junior middleweight, and undefeated phenom-prospect Gary Russell Jr. gets back in to action as well. Right here, find the complete weigh-in results for the card, including the official weights, weigh-in photos and more.
Saturday, June 30, 2012
Fantasy Springs Resort Casino
MAIN EVENT - IBF JUNIOR MIDDLEWEIGHT TITLE - 12 ROUNDS
Cornelius BUNDRAGE 31-4 (18 KO’s) Weight: 153.4 lbs. Detroit, MI
Cory SPINKS 39-6 (11 KO’s) Weight: 153.8 lbs. St. Louis, MO
FEATHERWEIGHTS - 10 ROUNDS
Gary RUSSELL JR.
Capitol Heights, MD
19-0 (11 KO’s)
Weight: 126.8 lbs.
23-2 (14 KO’s)
Weight: 126.4 lbs.
JUNIOR MIDDLEWEIGHTS - 10 ROUNDS
16-1-1 (11 KO’s)
BEST OF MAXIM
Cornelius Bundrage stopped Cory Spinks in the seventh round to retain his IBF junior middleweight championship on Saturday.
Spinks, a 34-year-old southpaw, was knocked to the canvas three times in the seventh before referee Ray Corona stopped the fight, a rematch of Bundrage's TKO win in the fifth round in 2010.
Bundrage, 39, improved to 32-4 with 19 knockouts. Spinks is 39...
Barry Tompkins and Steve Farhood are in the house at the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California for tonight's ShoBox main event. It's a rematch between Cornelius "K9" Bundrage and the man he beat two summers ago, former world champion Cory Spinks.Spinks comes to the ring first as the challenger for the IBF junior middleweight belt that once belonged to him...
Bundrage vs. Spinks II Results
Last night in the main event of a special Saturday evening Shobox, from the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, CA, Cornelius Bundrage repeated his first performance over Cory Spinks, this time scoring a decisive 7th round TKO win against the former two-division titleholder. The official time of the stoppage was 2:32 of the 7th round.
Two years ago, in...
Five of the six fighters who will compete on a special world championship edition of ShoBox: The New Generation this Saturday, June 30 from Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. participated in an open workout Wednesday at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino Special Events Center. Right here, you can find a collection of workout photos and quotes, from fighters including...
Cory Spinks was once considered to be among the best boxers in the world. That seems like a distant memory to this St. Louis native and surely to boxing fans in general. The 34 year-old former undisputed welterweight champion and former 2x jr. middleweight champion of the world hasn't been relevant in ages, but this Saturday night in California, Spinks again finds himself with...
Cornelius Bundrage is one of the few bright spots left in a declining Detroit boxing scene.
Saturday night, he took advantage of a rare opportunity in the ring, defending his IBF junior-middleweight championship with a seventh-round knockout of former champion Cory Spinks in a fight televised by Showtime.
Bundrage, 39, has no question who he wants to fight next -- Mexican redheaded...
I've had enough "special" editions of ShoBox. They're feeling a lot like a euphemism a grandma might utter: "My grandson is not all that smart, but bless his heart -- he's special to me," whereas the usual ShoBox cards are actually good.Saturday's tripleheader on Showtime wasn't worthless, in that it gave us information -- two of the men on...
As we get set for the second fight of tonight's ShoBox tripleheader, Steve Farhood interviews Josesito Lopez about his thrilling upset of Victor Ortiz. Hard not to like this kid. But the man about to be showcased is Gary Russell Jr. , putting his undefeated record on the line against Christopher Perez.This one will be a 10-rounder in the featherweight division. Perez comes out...
Cornelius “K9” Bundrage defended his International Boxing Federation (IBF) Junior Middleweight World Championship for the second time against Cory Spinks, the man he won it from nearly two years ago. In a rough-and-tumble fight, Bundrage dropped Spinks four times en route to a seventh-round technical knockout. Right here, find the complete results from the Showtime tripleheader...