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Viewing Picks for July 9, 2014

All Times Eastern Boxing Golden Boy Live, Hard Rock Casino, Las Vegas, NV Super Welterweights Alfonso Gomez vs. Ed Paredes — Fox Sports 1, 10 p.m. All Access: Canelo vs. Lara, Episode 2 — Showtime, 9 p.m. College Baseball Cape Cod League Bourne Braves at Hyannis Harbor Hawks — Fox College Sports Atlantic, 6 p.m. College Football College Football Live — ESPNU, 5 p.m. Inside...
Via Awful Announcing
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Wednesday’s Viewing Picks

Boxing Golden Boy Live, Hard Rock Casino, Las Vegas, NV Super Welterweights Alfonso Gomez vs. Ed Paredes — Fox Sports 1, 10 p.m. All Access: Canelo vs. Lara, Episode 2 — Showtime, 9 p.m. College Baseball Cape Cod League Bourne Braves at Hyannis Harbor Hawks — Fox College Sports Atlantic, 6 p.m. College Football College Football Live — ESPNU, 5 p.m. Inside College Football...
Via Fang's Bites
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Prospects Guevara, Negrete & Gonzalez added to Wednesday’s Vegas Gomez-Paredes Golden Boy Live card

Unbeaten Southern California prospects Santiago Guevara, Oscar Negrete and Joey Gonzalez will make the trip to The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on Wednesday, July 9 when they compete in separate bouts on the Golden Boy Live! undercard aired on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes. The event is part of a mega-fight week capped off by the highly anticipated junior middleweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Fox Sports 1 to televise back-to-back cards July 9 & July 10

FOX Sports teams with former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson's Iron Mike Productions for the first time on Thursday, July 10 (10:00 PM ET) on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes creating an impressive week of boxing, as Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Live! delivers a pair of bouts on Wednesday, July 9 (10:00 PM ET). "Our commitment to the sweet science is stronger than ever...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Alfonso Gomez vs. Ed Paredes in Vegas during Canelo-Lara fight week

On Wednesday, July 9 the Golden Boy Live! series returns to Las Vegas with an exciting card featuring Alfonso Gomez when he battles Ed Paredes in the 10 round junior middleweight main event along with rising stars Joseph Diaz Jr. and Diego De La Hoya who will both compete in televised bouts at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The tripleheader from the 'Fight Capital...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Heroes Boxing meet and greet showcased 30 LA-area boxers

More than thirty professional boxers gathered before a lively crowd on Saturday for the fourth annual “Boxing Superstars” meet-and-greet event presented by Heroes Boxing Sponsorship Agency. Hundreds of excited fans enjoyed the rare opportunity to see their favorite fighters, get autographs and pose for photos. The free public event, hosted by the city of Pico Rivera, also featured...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Broner vs. Maidana thankfully no longer a PPV; Alexander vs. Porter moved to Judah-Malignaggi card in Brooklyn

Showtime nd Golden Boy Promotions have rearranged their end of the year schedule, and will now deliver back-to-back blockbuster events on Saturday, Dec. 7 and Saturday, Dec. 14. Both events will be quadrupleheaders featuring six world championship fights including the most exciting and dynamic champions and challengers in the welterweight, super welterweight and super bantamweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Adrien Broner vs Marcos Maidana No Longer PPV, Moved To Alamo Dome

The question for months about Adrien Broner was could he actually make the jump to stardom, and carry his own pay per view boxing event? We will still have to wait for that answer, even after Broner faces Marcos Maidana on December 14. Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer and Showtime Vice President Stephen Espinoza announced to a pack media contingent that the Broner vs Maidana bo...
Via Thacover2
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Adrien Broner vs Marcos Maidana No Longer PPV

The question for months about Adrien Broner was could he actually make the jump to stardom, and carry his own pay per view boxing event? We will still have to wait for that answer, even after Broner faces Marcos Maidana on December 14. Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer and Showtime Vice President Stephen Espinoza announced to a pack media contingent that the Broner vs Maidana bo...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Andre Berto vs. Jesus Soto-Karass preview & prediction

Fight Pick & Preview - Berto vs. Soto-Karass: On July 27, former champion Andre Berto and gutty contender Jesus Soto-Karass meet in an important 12-round welterweight bout. The winner furthers his cause in a welterweight division rife with opportunity, while the loser is sent to the back of the pack. Berto is more talented and favored, but Soto-Karass seems to have a reasonable...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Tonight on Fox Deportes: 3 classic Canelo Alvarez fights

With the April 20 super welterweight unification showdown between Canelo Alvarez and Austin "No Doubt" Trout just a day away, FOX Deportes Classics will prepare fans for fight night on Friday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT with a series of three of the Mexican superstar's most memorable fights. In the main event, it's a trip back to November of 2011 when...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Cinnamon Trout: Preview And Prediction For Saul Alvarez Vs. Austin Trout

(photo credit: Stephanie Trapp, Showtime)   It’s sad that the best fighting the best is rare enough an occurrence in modern boxing that it warrants special note. But it’s great that two such match-ups will occur within a week of one another on US TV without the need for fans to shell out for a PPV. Like last week’s junior featherweight fight between Nonito Donaire...
Via The Queensbury Rules
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Bundrage vs. Smith workout photos & quotes

IBF Junior Middleweight World Champion Cornelius "K9" Bundrage confidently barked at the press while challenger Ishe "Sugar Shay" Smith assertively promised to be the first Las Vegas native to win a major world championship during the combatants' final media workout on Wednesday at Bad Boy Gym in Royal Oak, Mich. Right here, find all of the photos, notes and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 21, 2013  |  Discuss

More on Guerrero-Aydin: Huge fight night photo gallery, video recap, quotes & more

Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero won the World Boxing Council (WBC) Interim Welterweight World Championship with a unanimous decision victory over previously undefeated Selcuk Aydin in front of a hometown crowd on Saturday in the Showtime main event at HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. It was a huge night  for the Ghost, who emerged with a hard fought win and places himself...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Guerrero vs. Aydin results

Robert Guerrero vs. Selcuk Aydin Live on Showtime from San Jose On Saturday night, Robert Guerrero met Selcuk Aydin for the interim WBC Welterweight title. The fight marked Guerrero's debut in the division and return from a long hiatus, and it marked Aydin's first shot at the big-time. With a lot at stake for each man, take a look to see how the Guerrero vs. Aydin results...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Guerrero vs. Aydin final presser photos

Former Three-Division World Champion Robert Guerrero and undefeated number one rated WBC welterweight contender Selcuk Aydin met for their final pre-fight press conference on July 25, 2012 in San Jose, California. This Saturday they meet in the ring, July 28, 2012 fight for the vacant WBC Interim Welterweight World Championship at HP Pavilion in San Jose which will be televised...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

3 punch combo: Hovhannisyan wins but doesn’t impress; Lundy & Porter in action this weekend

In this week’s three punch combo I want to start by taking a look back at the very competitive Art Hovhannisyan-Miguel Acosta bout on Friday night.  Then, I'll take a close look at the unheralded Hank Lundy who finds himself back in the ring on Friday night.  And finally, I'll take a closer look at the intriguing bout between Shawn Porter and Alfonso Gomez this Saturday...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Shawn Porter meets Alfonso Gomez on Showtime July 28

"Showtime" is coming to SHOWTIME on Saturday, July 28 when top-rated welterweight prospect "Showtime" Shawn Porter steps into the ring at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., against his toughest foe to date, two-time world title challenger Alfonso Gomez for the NABO Welterweight Title. Porter vs. Gomez will open the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast followed...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Steve Forbes to take on Jessie Vargas in place of Alfonso Gomez

With Alfonso Gomez forced to withdraw from his scheduled May 5 bout against undefeated rising star Jessie Vargas on the "Ring Kings: Mayweather vs. Cotto" pay-per-view undercard due to a back injury, the call went out for someone willing to step up and face the unbeaten rising star on short notice. Former World Champion Steve "2 Pounds" Forbes answered the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Jones, Conyers in a battle of journeymen

Carson Jones (33-8-2, 23 KOs) will defend his minor welterweight title against Allen Conyers (12-6, 9 KOs) in a 12-round fight headlining a card at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Thursday night. Jones, the 25-year-old journeyman from Oklahoma City, is making his first appearance of 2012 after a busy 2011 that included five appearances. Four of Jones' eight losses...
Via Fox Sports
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

“RING KINGS: MAYWEATHER VS. COTTO” televised pay-per-view card set.

Jessie Vargas vs. Alfonso Gomez and Deandre Latimore vs. Carlos Quintana to be featured on may 5 mega-event.
Via Halestorm Sports
April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Mayweather-Cotto undercard is official: Vargas-Gomez & Latimore-Quintana

The "Ring Kings: Mayweather vs. Cotto" pay-per-view card is set, and two additional fights which have been rumored have now been made official to support the headling Floyd Mayweather vs. Miguel Cotto fight, and the co-feature of Saul "Canelo" Alvarez vs. Shane Mosley. Undefeated rising star Jessie Vargas faces-off against Alfonso Gomez and, in the opening pay...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Full Undercard for Jan 21st NBC Sports Network Card in Philly at Asylum Arena

January 21st Undercard Line Up: Asylum Arena, Philadelphia, PA The card for the opening night of the NBC Sport Network Fight Night series will prove to be just what the boxing fans ordered. Truly great fights that match styles - not records. Tune in for a great night of boxing on NBC Sports Network Fight Night! Matchmaker, Russell Peltz, shares his insight into the undercard...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Manfredo wants to be more than contender

In 2004, rising light middleweight prospect Peter Manfredo, Jr. vacated his NABO title belt to participate as a middleweight in boxing's newly created reality television show called "The Contender." He was one of the early favorites to win the tournament-style competition before being upset and eliminated by then-unheralded Alfonso Gomez in the show's opening bout...
Via Fox Sports
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss

Chavez Jr. to face Gomez in Anaheim on Dec. 4

Rising contender Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will face Alfonso Gomez on Dec. 4 at the Honda Center in an attempt to build a following in the United States. The son of the great Julio Cesar Chavez settled on Gomez after junior middleweight champion Miguel Cotto elected to take the rest of the year off rather than fight Chavez this fall. The 24-year-old Chavez (41-0-1, 30 KOs) is popular...
Via AP on Fox
September 30, 2010  |  Discuss
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