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Terence Crawford Makes A Good Dierry Jean Look Pedestrian

Let’s be clear: Dierry Jean is a borderline contender at best, and he has no signature wins; one of his best showings was a loss against top 140-pounder Lamont Peterson. But nobody thinks Peterson is “special,” and the difference was clear Saturday night on HBO when Terence Crawford was on the other side from Jean. One guy was special. And as a measuring stick, Jean was proof...
Via The Queensbury Rules
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Lamont Peterson DC Media Workout

LAMONT PETERSON WORKS OUT FOR WASHINGTON D.C. MEDIA AHEAD OF  HIS APRIL 11 PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS ON NBC BOUT AT BARCLAYS CENTER Photo Credit: Rouse Photography Group   Washington D.C. (March 26, 2015) – A little more than two weeks in advance of his highly anticipated bout at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KOs) hosted media at the Bald Eagle...
Via BadCulture
March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia vs. Lamont Peterson fight preview & prediction

Garcia vs. Peterson Fight Preview & Pick: On April 11th the World Junior Welterweight Champion, Danny “Swift” Garcia, faces off with the division’s #2 contender and two-time titlist Lamont Peterson. I recently described Danny Garcia as the world champion with a target on his back, since he rules a division with two formidable challengers either gunning for him or soon...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia: I can’t look past Salka, but I want Peterson next

Junior welterweight kingpin Danny Garcia is hoping to set up a unification clash with Lamont Peterson later this year. The reigning world champion takes on Rod Salka this Saturday night, and aims to come through the challenge unscathed so he can set up a mouth-watering showdown with Peterson -- although the tune-up fights clearly weren't necessary to begin with. The D.C. native Peterson...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Results from DC: Peterson vs. Jean, Charlo vs. Rosado

Big-time boxing was back in the nation's capital on Saturday night, with Showtime presenting a doubleheader at the D.C. Armory, headlined by native Lamont Peterson taking on Dierry Jean, and a very intriguing clash between Jermell Charlo and Gabriel Rosado. Right here, you can check out all of the results from the evening. Lamont Peterson vs. Dierry Jean Results - Jermell Charlo...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Video & photos: The Corona girls at Showtime boxing’s Peterson vs. Jean event

The sexy Showtime Corona girls are out in force at the Lamont Peterson vs. Dierry Jean fight in Washington, D.C. These lovely ring card girls are always on hand for the Golden Boy events, and their Showtime televised cards. Right here, you can check out a special video greeting from the Corona girls, photos of the ladies in action and more. Of course, you can also skip ahead to our...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Running Undercard Results For Lamont Peterson Vs. Dierry Jean

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- It's a cold Saturday night in the nation's capital, and the atmosphere is cool in the D.C. Armory while the sparse fans await local hero Lamont Peterson in the main event. We'll find out through the course of the evening (it's about 7 p.m. as of this writing) whether the crowd will pick up, or whether the weather and Peterson's knockout loss has dimmed enthusiasm...
Via The Queensbury Rules
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Peterson retains IBF junior welterweight title against Jean

Lamont Peterson retained the IBF junior welterweight title Saturday night, unanimously outpointing previously undefeated Dierry Jean in front of a hometown crowd of about 5,600 fans at the DC Armory. Peterson (32-2-1) rebounded from a third-round TKO loss to Argentina's Lucas Matthysse in a non-title fight in May in Atlantic City, N.J. Jean, from Montreal, dropped to 25-1. "I knew...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Peterson vs Jean in IBF title fight on Saturday

Junior welterweight Lamont Peterson returns to the ring Saturday night in his hometown, looking to protect his place among the elite in the 140-pound weight class. Peterson (31-2-1, 16 KOs) puts his IBF junior welterweight title on the line against undefeated No. 1-ranked contender Dierry Jean of Montreal at the DC Armory. Peterson is coming off a third-round TKO loss to Argentina...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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