ANTHONY DIRRELL NEWS

Anthony Dirrell vs. Marco Antonio Rubio Sept 6th; plus McDonnell-Kameda rematch

Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell (27-1-1, 22 KOs) takes on Marco Antonio “El Veneno” Rubio (59-7-1, 51 KOs) in a super middleweight showdown on Sunday, September 6 from the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas with televised coverage on CBS Sports beginning at 4 p.m. ET. The co-main event of the evening will see bantamweight world champion Jamie McDonnell (26-2-1, 12 KOs...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Undercard for Floyd Mayweather’s next fight coming together

No official announcements have been regarding Floyd Mayweather’s next fight just yet, although the signs are pointing to a match with Andre Berto. It’s being billed as his last fight, and it is the last bout of his six-fight deal with Showtime. That said, it’s highly unlikely he passes on the opportunity to reach 50-0, potentially winning a middleweight title in the process...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
29 days ago  |  Discuss

DeGale: ‘At the end of the day I’m better’ than Dirrell

BOSTON — Championship boxing returns to Boston on Saturday when American fighter and 2004 Olympic bronze medalist Andre Dirrell steps into the ring to take on 2008 Olympic gold medalist James DeGale of Great Britain with the world super middleweight title on the line. Both of these men bring sparking records into Boston University’s Agganis Arena: Dirrell is 24-1 with 16 knockouts...
Via NESN.com
May 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Fighters of the Week

  1. Mackenzie Dern: Gabi Garcia has essentially been Andre The Giant for years and years. This mountain of an athlete and great attraction that goes to promotions all over the world, crushes the competition, and takes home a title and a check. Well for the first time since 2009, Garcia lost, and it was to Mackenzie Dern, who was outweighed by 70lbs. David finally slew Goliath,...
Via Undercard Superstar
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Badou Jack Defeats Dirrell to Becomes WBC champ

CHICAGO — During the Premier Boxing Champion broadcast on Spike, the middleweight title shifted hands once again… Friday night, in Chicago at the UIC Pavilion, Badou Jack defeated Anthony Dirrell by majority decision to become the new WBC super middleweight champion. This was Dirrell’s first defense of the title since defeating Sakio Bika for the title. “I was in great shape...
Via BadCulture
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Results & photos: Badou Jack upsets Anthony Dirrell; Daniel Jacobs stops Caleb Truax in 12th

Premier Boxing Champions took Chicago by storm Friday night on Spike from the UIC Pavilion. The televised opener showcased Roberto “La Amenaza” Garcia (37-3, 23 KOs) getting an eight-round unanimous decision win over James Stevenson (22-2, 15 KOs). The first main event saw Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (29-2, 26 KOs) in a 12th round knockout win over the hard-nosed Caleb...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Badou Jack Upsets Anthony Dirrell

Chicago, IL — Anthony Dirrell came into the UIC Pavilion looking to stay undefeated and retain his WBC super-middleweight belt against Badou Jack (19-1). He ...
Via Outside Analysis
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Jack outpoints Dirrell to claim WBC super-middleweight title

  Badou Jack outpointed Anthony Dirrell on Friday night at the UIC Pavilion to take the WBC super-middleweight title. Jack (19-1-1) received winning of 116-112 and 115-113, and the third had it even at 114-114. Jack, the Las Vegas-based Swede who fights under the banner of Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s promotion company, connected with a big one-two combination in the ninth round and forced...
Via AP on Fox
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Jack outpoints Dirrell for WBC super-middleweight title

CHICAGO (AP) Badou Jack outpointed Anthony Dirrell on Friday night at the UIC Pavilion to take the WBC super-middleweight title. Jack (19-1-1) received winning of 116-112 and 115-113, and the third had it even at 114-114. Jack, the Las Vegas-based Swede who fights under the banner of Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s promotion company, connected with a big one-two combination in the ninth...
Via AP on Fox
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo Gallery: PBC on Spike – Dirrell/Jack; Jacobs/Truax

CHICAGO — This week, Premier Boxing Champions take the show to Chicago for a double header featuring super middleweight champion Anthony Dirrell vs Badou Jack. In the co-feature event, WBA welterweight champion Danny Jacobs is challenged by Caleb Truax. The card will broadcast on Spike TV and airs beginning at 6PM PT.
Via BadCulture
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Dirrell vs. Jack, Jacobs vs. Truax weigh-in results & photos

Everything is set for tonight’s Premier Boxing Champions show on Spike TV, headlined by Anthony Dirrell vs. Badou Jack, and featuring Daniel Jacobs vs. Caleb Truax. Right here, you can find the official fighter weights, along with the weigh-in photos. Dirrell vs. Jack Weights Anthony Dirrell: 167.4 lbs Badou Jack: 167.6 lbs Jacobs vs. Truax Weights: Daniel Jacobs: 159...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Dirrell vs. Jack, Jacobs vs. Truax final presser photos & quotes

Fight week officially kicked-off Wednesday in Chicago as fighters on the Premier Boxing Champions on Spike fight card participated in the final press conference before entering the ring on Friday, April 24 at UIC Pavilion. The night of fights features Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell (27-0-1, 22 KOs) battling Badou Jack “The Ripper” (18-1, 12 KOs) and Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Wladimir Klitschko, Anthony Dirrell And Felix Verdejo

It’s the last week of boxing before the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight week, so we thought we’d give you a fashion suggestion with these cool Punchout themed shirts (via r/boxing). It’s not that bad a week either, with things to keep you occupied on both Friday and Saturday nights. Showtime will have episode two of their Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao series...
Via The Queensbury Rules
April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Wladimir Klitschko, Anthony Dirrell And Felix Verdejo

It’s the last week of boxing before the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight week, so we thought we’d give you a fashion suggestion with these cool Punchout themed shirts (via r/boxing). It’s not that bad a week either, with things to keep you occupied on both Friday and Saturday nights. Showtime will have episode two of their Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao series...
Via Bloguin Best
April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Watch SpikeTV’s special feature on cancer survivors Daniel Jacobs & Anthony Dirrell

“Never Give Up: A Boxing Survival Story” is a compelling half-hour original Spike documentary featuring two of boxing’s true inspiring warriors – Daniel Jacobs and Anthony Dirrell. You can watch the entire 30 minute special right here. Heart is something that every fighter must have to win, to thrive, to survive.  This documentary focuses on the heart and grit displayed...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Dirrell vs Badou Jack Headline 4/24 PBC

PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS RETURNS TO SPIKE TV ON  FRIDAY, APRIL 24 AT UIC PAVILION IN CHICAGO   SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION ANTHONY DIRRELL BATTLES HARD-HITTING BADOU JACK   MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION DANIEL JACOBS TAKES ON EXCITING VETERAN CALEB TRUAX    TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!   CHICAGO (March 16, 2015) – Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike TV returns with an action-packed...
Via BadCulture
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Dirrell vs. Badou Jack & Jacobs-Truax doubleheader official

Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike TV returns with a doubleheader on Friday, April 24 at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago as Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell (27-0-1, 22 KOs) faces off against challenger Badou Jack “The Ripper” (18-1, 12 KOs) in super middleweight action. The first fight of the evening will see Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (28-1, 25 KOs) battling it out with...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Gilberto Ramirez: The elephant in the super middleweight division

Will Ramirez Land a Date Against the Likes of Chavez Jr? It is clear that the super middleweight division is in flux, with several of the weight class’s more experienced men retiring, considering retirement or inactive. As a result, we are now in the midst of a changing of the guard, with relative youngsters such as Anthony Dirrell, James DeGale, George Groves and Callum Smith...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Andre Dirrell vs. Derek Edwards in eliminator on Dec 19th Adonis Stevenson card

An IBF super middleweight elimination bout between 168-pound contender Andre “The Matrix” Dirrell (23-1, 16 KOs), of Flint, Mich., and veteran spoiler Derek “The Black Lion” Edwards (27-3-1, 14 KOs), of Las Vegas, has been confirmed as a 12-round co-feature of on Friday, Dec. 19, live on Showtime from Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec City, Quebec. For the switch-hitting Dirrell,...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Opening photos & quotes for Showtime quadrupleheader Dec 19th: Adonis Stevenson, Andre Dirrell, Beterbiev, Bizier-Dan II

Showtime will close out its 2014 boxing calendar with the return of Adonis “Superman” Stevenson against Dmitry "The Hunter" Sukhotskiy in the main event of a Showtime Boxing Special Edition on Friday, Dec. 19. Stevenson will once again headline in his adopted home province of Quebec for his ninth consecutive fight and his fourth world title defense. The showdown will...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves returns with win; says Dirrell couldn’t stand up to what he landed on Rebrasse

‘Saint’ George Groves (20-2, 15 KOs) returned in style on Saturday night. The Hammersmith boxer announced himself back on the world scene with a unanimous decision verdict over the tough Frenchman Christopher Rebrasse (22-3-3, 6 KOs) in a final eliminator. "It feels great to be back," said Groves. "Rebrasse was a good opponent, a very tough guy, he took an awful lot of...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves: I’m coming to show the world I’m back & then I’m coming for Anthony Dirrell

George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs) came face-to-face with Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 6 KOs) at today’s final press conference ahead of their fight this Saturday. "The Saint" is ready to get his world title ambitions back on track starting with victory. "We’ve assessed Rebrasse as a fighter and we know the challenges he poses," said Groves. "He is big for weight, throws a lot of...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Shobox results & photos: Medina KOs J’Leon Love in 3rd round shocker

Hard-hitting super middleweight Rogelio “Porky” Medina (33-6, 27 KOs), of Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico, registered one of the upsets of the year, knocking out previously unbeaten, world-ranked J’Leon Love (18-1, 10 KOs), of Inkster, Mich., in the third round of a Special Saturday presentation of ShoBox: The New Generation live on SHOWTIME. After Love missed with...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Fighters of the Week

  Luke Irwin: 1. Kell Brook: Upset Shawn Porter, played a strong technical game, and is finally a world champion. 2. Ryan Bader: In a make-or-break fight for Bader, he thoroughly beat Ovince Saint Preux to claim his third straight victory and into the light heavyweight title picture. 3. Anthony Dirrell: In the co-main event of Showtime’s card, Dirrell defeated Sakio Bika’s for...
Via Undercard Superstar
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Dirrell Vs. Bika Results: Anthony Dirrell Wins Ugly Rematch

The first fight was competitive, and not as messy; the second fight was downright ugly, but Anthony Dirrell turned a draw into a clear win Saturday night on Showtime against Sakio Bika. Referee Jack Reiss was arguably the main character in this super middleweight do-over, sometimes for good and sometimes for ill. Early on, he wouldn’t let Bika get away with his usual prolific fouling...
Via The Queensbury Rules
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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