Found September 01, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
According to this report on, the Randall Bailey vs. Devon Alexander fight is going to be postponed. Bailey vs. Alexander was set to headline the Showtime card on September 8th, however, Bailey suffered an injury while sparring, and the fight cannot go off as planned. The event will still be held next Saturday though, and the co-featured fight between Lucas Matthysse and Ajose Olusegun will be bumped up to the main event of the card. That's a nice match-up right there, although the card will now be even more overshadowed by the HBO-televised event on September 8th, headlined by the huge fight between Andre Ward and Chad Dawson. For the time, it looks like Bailey vs. Alexander will take place later in the fall, and won't be canceled entirely. That's a good thing, since this was a fairly intriguing clash of styles, and you never know what to expect when the KO King steps through the ropes. Stay tuned for more updates and we'll keep you posted with anything e...

Bailey vs. Alexander: Training camp notes, quotes

Randall Bailey defends his International Boxing Federation (IBF)  welterweight title against former World Champion Devon Alexander on Saturday, Sept. 8, in the main event on Showtime from Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The fight is still over a week away, but if these confident boxers had their way, they’d fight tonight. “Oh, yeah, I’m definitely ready to rock...

Official quotes & notes on Bailey-Alexander postponement, Matthysse-Olusegun as main event

Following a back injury that sidelined Randall Bailey for his IBF welterweight world title fight against Devon Alexander, the co-featured Lucas Matthysse vs. Ajose Olusegun bout for the WBC Interim Super Lightweight World Championship has been elevated to the main event for the Saturday, Sept. 8 fight card from Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, live on Showtime. The...

Round And Round, Featuring What's Next For Miguel Cotto, Manny Pacquiao, Devon Alexander And Others

Who cares if that picture is real? I don't want to live in a world where I can't contemplate the scenario. Someone had to go to the trouble of opening a Word file, typing the blurb, blowing up the font and finally sticking it with some tape to the window and taking a picture, rather than just calling animal control. I also love the idea of a whole building being held under...
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