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Joey Dawejko & DeCarlo Perez win in Las Vegas

Las Vegas NV:  The boxing world came to Downtown Las Vegas Events Center at the D Las Vegas for an action filled night of fighting on Friday night as they would take the action outdoor under the 98-degree heat in the outdoor arena. The main event was headlined by the heavyweights as Trevor Bryan took on Derric Rossy in […]
Via Philly Sports Live
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrien Broner vs. Khabib Allakhverdiev set for October 3 in Cincinnati

Adrien “The Problem” Broner (30-2, 22 KOs) returns to his hometown to face Khabib “The Hawk” Allakhverdiev (19-1, 9 KOs) for the WBA Super Lightweight title on Saturday, October 3 live on Showtime from U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. In the co-feature, undefeated IBF Junior Lightweight titlist Jose “The Sniper” Pedraza (20-0, 12 KOs) will defend his belt against...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Zab Judah returns Sept 10th in Westbury, NY; Amanda Serrano on card

On Thursday, September 10, at The Space at Westbury in Westbury, New York, the night’s 10-round super lightweight main event showcases Zab “Super” Judah (42-9, 29 KOs) of Brooklyn, New York, against Florida, via Barranquilla, Colombia’s Hevinson Herrera (18-11-1, 12 KOs). This will be Judah’s first fight under his new GCP co-promotional banner. The charismatic former champion...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Perfect Timing? With Both Fighters Struggling, Santa Cruz Vs Mares Could Be WWIII

There was a time, and it wasn’t that long ago, where the boxing world would have went bonkers over a fight between Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares. But, like countless fights through the years, this thing never came to fruition when both fighters were ripe. So when Santa Cruz and Mares go to battle Saturday night, on an ESPN broadcast of Al Haymon’s “Premier Boxing Champions...
Via Bloguin Best
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather: Ronda Rousey 'will never be at my status'

The Money Team turned to Forbes in its latest rebuttal. The back and forth between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Ronda Rousey continues to snowball, with financial prowess quickly becoming a huge point of contention. Rousey, in response to a jab by Mayweather, recently said she earns more money “per second” in her UFC fights than Mayweather makes in his boxing matches. That prompted...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why Mosley/Mayorga Is Better Than Mayweather/Berto In Five (Stupid) Charts

Shane Mosley vs Ricardo Mayorga and Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto are nearly upon us. They’re both want your cold hard cash ($50 in for Mosley/Mayorga and $65/$75 in HD for Mayweather/Berto), so how are you going to decide? How does anyone decide anything these days? With (stupid) graphs of course. It’s hard to argue with the facts. Mayorga/Mosley has had 100 per cent more...
Via The Queensbury Rules
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos & quotes: Cotto vs. Canelo press tour hits Mexico City

Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33 KOs) and Canelo Alvarez (45-1-1, 32 KOs) hosted a Mexico City press conference todaythat was broadcast live in Mexico on TV Azteca. The event drew hundreds of excited, screaming fans that cheered for both fighters during the press conference. With seven world titles between them, impressive resumes and high levels of popularity in their home countries...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricardo Mayorga slaps Shane Mosley’s girlfriend’s behind (Video)

Shane Mosley and Ricardo Mayorga are really digging deep when it comes to promoting their upcoming fight. Mosley and Mayorga are set to fight on Saturday at The Forum in Inglewood since things got worked out with Don King. The two had a press conference Tuesday to promote the fight, and things got interesting. At one point Mayorga supposedly slapped Mosley’s girlfriend in the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Gennady Golovkin overlooking David Lemieux?

“The winner of Cotto vs Alvarez has to fight Gennady Golovkin as that is the WBC ruling,” says World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman. Golovkin (also known as “GGG”, triple g) is no doubt of course looking forward to the outcome of Cotto vs Alvarez because no matter who is the victor, a Golovkin vs Cotto/Alvarez fight is sure to bring sounds of thunder and drops...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather-Pacquiao lawsuit to be heard by federal judge

As far as the biggest flops go in the sporting year that is 2015, none will top the dud that was the past-its-expiration-date Mayweather-Pacquiao fight.  The fight billed as the biggest of the millenium that boxing fans had been waited so long to see turned into a snoozefest.  Compounding matters was the fact that Pacquiao revealed a shoulder injury after the fight which greatly...
Via Awful Announcing
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Golovkin v Lemieux LA Press Photos/Videos

LOS ANGELES, CA – Middleweight champions Gennady Golovkin and David Lemieux made their final stop on a multi-city press store to promote their upcoming PPV title fight taking place October 17th at Madison Square Garden in New York. Golovkin, the widely accepted best middleweight in the division, not only makes his PPV debut but looks to unify the middleweight titles with a win...
Via BadCulture
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jones Jr. Wins By KO Tells Fans To Buy New Album

If you thought Roy Jones Jr. was planning on leaving the ring soon “you musta forgot“ what he said about capturing a cruiserweight title shot. On a weekend where long time cruiserweight champion, and intended Roy Jones Jr. target, Marco Huck was KO’d by Krzysztof Glowacki the future HOF (who refuses to let the clock start running) notched his 8th consecutive victory. Fighting...
Via BadCulture
11 days ago  |  Discuss

As Cuba's embargo falls, a boxing empire called La Finca rises

Cuba is the most successful athletic country in the world. No other country on earth has done so much with so little resources. The Cubans’ approach to Olympic sports, especially in boxing, is a testament to the adage that champions are made, not born. Their dedicated sporting program, known as “La Finca,” is the result of politics as much as it is the dedication of generations...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
19 days ago  |  Discuss
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