2016 Round Of The Year: Hozumi Hasegawa Vs Hugo Ruiz, Round 9

Every fight tells a story. The more complex the tale, the more interesting each round becomes, a new chapter that propels the riveting narrative. Sometimes, as with Hozumi Hasegawa vs Hugo Ruiz this fall, the story mirrors the hero’s entire career arc. And even more rarely, an individual round reflects that story in microcosm, like a Russian nesting doll. That’s what we got...
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Kiko Martinez planning to make fight vs. Scott Quigg a slug fest

Kiko Martinez says that Scott Quigg’s technique is ‘close to perfection’ – but he’ll take his WBA Super Bantamweight title by dragging him into a war at the Manchester Arena on July 18. Martinez travels to Manchester in an attempt to become a two-time champion and he’ll have to end the reign of the unbeaten Bury star who defends the belt for the fifth time and has stopped...
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July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Gavin McDonnell steps up vs. Vusi Malinga this weekend

Gavin McDonnell says he can handle the step-up to international class against Vusi Malinga on Saturday night at the Ice Arena in Hull. McDonnell has yet to face overseas opposition in his 13-fight career and comes into the fight after drawing in his last outing when he defended his British Super Bantamweight title against Josh Wale. The South African World title contender returns...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Kiko Martinez to defend against Hozumi Hasegawa in April

With contracts signed and only the date and exact venue left to finalize, Akihiko Honda of Teiken Promotions, Gary Shaw Productions, Maravilla Box Promotions and Sampson Boxing are proud to announce that exciting IBF Junior Featherweight Champion Kiko "La Sensación" Martinez (30-4, 22 KOs) will make the second defense of his title in April against former two-time world champion...
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January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

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