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Rihanna and Jay Z check out Roc Nation Sports Throne Boxing at MSG

Roc Nation Sports made their boxing debut Friday night on Fox Sports 1 with Throne boxing, live from Madison Square Garden. The event featured Fabolous and DJ Mustard keeping the crown hype between bouts, and radio veteran Angie Martinez as the night’s host. Dusty Hernandez-Harrison defeated Tommie Rainone by a unanimous decision as Jay, Rihanna and newly signed Roc Nation Sports...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Super-middleweight champ Ward signs deal with Jay-Z's Roc Nation

  Super middleweight champion Andre Ward says he has signed with fledgling promoter Roc Nation Sports. Ward announced the deal with hip-hop mogul Jay-Z's new boxing promotion division Friday. ''Happy to be a part of the (at)RocNation family,'' Ward posted on Instagram under a photo of the boxer and Jay-Z signing the contract. The 30-year-old Ward (27-0, 14 KOs) has fought just twice...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ward signs promotion deal with Jay-Z's Roc Nation

LOS ANGELES (AP) Super middleweight champion Andre Ward says he has signed with fledgling promoter Roc Nation Sports. Ward announced the deal with hip-hop mogul Jay-Z's new boxing promotion division Friday. ''Happy to be a part of the (at)RocNation family,'' Ward posted on Instagram under a photo of the boxer and Jay-Z signing the contract. The 30-year-old Ward (27-0, 14 KOs) has...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

It Makes Sense For Ward To Sign With RocNation

Photo  credit: Andre Ward’s Instagram As Throne Boxing aka RocNation Sports continues to make their presence known this weekend, more breaking news comes forth from boxing’s newest promoter. This morning, via instagram, super middleweight champion, Andre Ward announced he is the latest signee of the corporation head by rap mogul Jay-Z. This announcement follows the announcement...
Via BadCulture
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Andre Ward Signs With Roc Nation Sports

Jay Z’s sports agency Roc Nation Sports just keeps growing and growing. Welcome @AndreWard to the #RocNationSports family! pic.twitter.com/EFCq3Czyej — Roc Nation (@RocNation) January 9, 2015 I can’t imagine the hate he’s been getting from other agents.
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

2014 Boxing Awards Pu Pu Platter, Part II

Sick of the drip-drip-drip of year end boxing awards yet? Hard to blame you, hard to blame you. So we’ll bring out two enormous platters to conclude our 2014 awards. In the first installment, that flavor was heavy and serious. In the second one, that flavor is light and fluffy. Just add “award” at the end of every category below and devour ‘em all. Feel free to send them...
Via Bloguin Best
7 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Most Avoided Boxer Award

Which Boxer is the Most Avoided of the Year? Because boxing is a sport of (theoretically) individual sportsmen, each operating as something like an entrepreneur, it's only natural that fighters and their management are reluctant to make high risk, low return matches. Thus, dangerous but not famous boxers are avoided. Beyond this simple logic, some boxers are established names and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Future Super Fight: Andre Ward vs. Gennady Golovkin

Previewing a Potential Ward vs. Golovkin Showdown: The super middleweight division is in flux. Andre Ward has been  inactive for a full year, Carl Froch is nearing retirement and there's a group of hungry young contenders rising up through the division. All of this means Ward needs to re-clarify his position as the weight-class’ champion, and its dominant fighter. One weight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Ward In Courtroom By Goossen-Tutor

Dan Goosen beat Andre Ward in court again today, #Goosen 4-0 vs Ward. Todays ruling strengths Goosen's defamation suit vs #Ward! #boxing — Rick Glaser (@RickGlaser1) August 21, 2014 Do you get boxing businessman/Twitter superstar Rick Glaser’s joke? Super Middleweight champion Andre Ward today lost another court battle with his promoter, Dan Goossen of Goossen-Tutor, so his...
Via The Queensbury Rules
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Algieri takes a tough split decision over Ruslan Provodnikov

One of my all-time greatest series’ ever is Deadwood. There are many quotes from the show that I like and one of my favorites is from Dan Dority. It comes from the episode in the third season right before he is about to fight the Captain. “Going wrong is not the end of ******* things…I have come back from plenty of **** that looked like it was going wrong.” Watching the Chris...
Via Fight Booth
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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