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Special ESPN card next Thursday in honor of Dan Goossen: Austin Trout, Marcus Browne, & Tarver vs. Banks

In honor of the late boxing promoter Dan Goossen, ESPN2 will televise live a three-hour ESPN Boxing Special on Thursday, Dec. 11, at 10 p.m. ET. Goossen, who passed away September 28, was a longtime promoter for ESPN’s boxing coverage. Thursday’s telecast will include a tribute from some of Goossen’s colleagues in the boxing world. "We wanted to do something special in honor...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Antonio Tarver vs. Johnathon Banks rescheduled for Dec 11th at Pechanga, televised on ESPN2

A fractured thumb that forced the cancellation of his scheduled September 29th fight with veteran Johnathan Banks (29-2-1, 19 KOs) may prove to have had a silver lining for Antonio "Magic Man" Tarver (30-6, 21 KOs). Tarver, who turned 46 this past Friday, squares-off Dec. 11 against Banks in a 10-round heavyweight fight, on a Goossen Promotions card, airing live on ESPN2...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Antonio Tarver injured, fight against Johnathon Banks postponed

The recently announced junior featherweight bout between Southern California favorite Joseph "Jo Jo" Diaz and Mexican warrior Raul "Bule" Hidalgo has been elevated to the main event for the Monday, Sept. 29 Golden Boy Live! fight night from the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas due to an injury suffered by former light heavyweight world champion Antonio Tarver...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Antonio Tarver Returns 9/29 Against Johnathon Banks

MIAMI (September 4, 2014) – The long, arduous journey continues later this month for 5-time world light heavyweight champion and 2004 U.S. OlympianAntonio “Magic Man” Tarver (30-6, 21 KOs). The ultra-confident 45-year-old southpaw is on a mission to capture the world heavyweight title, undeniably securing his legacy as one of the greatest boxers of all-time. Tarver returns...
Via BadCulture
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Antonio Tarver returns against Johnathon Banks on Sept 29th in Texas

Monday night boxing will arrive in the great state of Texas on September 29 when FOX Sports 1's Golden Boy Live! presents a showdown between former Light Heavyweight World Champion Antonio "Magic Man" Tarver and Johnathon Banks at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. "I'm happy to be back in the ring and fighting in Texas for the first time," said Tarver...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Tarver Vs. Banks To Headline Golden Boy LIVE

HILDALGO, TX (August 13) - Monday night boxing will arrive in the great state of Texas onSeptember 29 when FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes’ sensational series Golden Boy Live! presents an explosive heavyweight showdown between former Light Heavyweight World Champion Antonio “Magic Man” Tarver and top contender Johnathon Banks at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo...
Via BadCulture
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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