FNF preview: Undefeated Thomas Williams vs. Gabriel Campillo; Andre Dirrell makes return

The August 1 edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights will feature an IBF eliminator between Gabriel “Chico Guapo” Campillo (23-6-1, 9 KOs) and undefeated Thomas “Top Dog” Williams Jr. (17-0, 12 KOs) in the 12-round main event. The winner of the fight will be ranked No. 2 by the IBF. Friday’s show from the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Wash., will air live at 9 p.m. ET and...
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July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Unbeaten Thomas Williams takes on Gabriel Campillo August 1 on FNF

Looking to continue his march up the rankings, unbeaten Thomas "Top Dog" Williams, Jr. takes on his toughest challenge to date when he faces former titleholder Gabriel "El Chico Guapo" Campillo in the 12-round main event of ESPN Friday Night Fights on Friday, August 1 from the Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, Washington.   Brian Kweder, ESPN senior director of programming...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Josesito Lopez Makes Aaron Martinez Abandon Their fight On ESPN2

Protect yourself at all times. Halfway through the 5th round of a scheduled 10 round junior welterweight fight from the Agua Caliente Casino in Rancho Mirage, Calif., Aron Martinez turned his back on his opponent Josesito Lopez, and referee Jack Reiss waved the bout off, saying (and then repeating ad nauseum) that Martinez had “abandoned the fight.” It was an odd moment, to be...
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April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Josesito Lopez headlines tomorrow on Thursday-night FNF card

The special Thursday, April 24 edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights will feature Josesito López (31-6, 18 KOs) and Aron Martínez (19-2-1, 4 KOs) in the 10-round Junior Welterweight main event. Thursday’s show, from the Agua Caliente Casino in Palm Springs, Calif., will air live at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes and is presented by Goossen Tutor Promotions. Main Event: California’s...
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April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Josesito Lopez headlines Thursday night edition of FNF on April 14, undefeated Thomas Williams also featured

Goossen Tutor Promotions is excited to announce a special Thursday edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights set for April24 at the beautiful and luxurious Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage, Headlining the ESPN Thursday Night Fights will be a sensational 10-round welterweight clash between former world title challenger and Southern California fan favorite Josesito Lopez...
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April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Beibut Shumenov helping fight against Crohn’s Disease

Team Challenge has Beibut Shumenov (13-1, 8 KO's) in its corner to help KO Crohn's & Colitis. Shumenov, who makes his fifth world title defense Saturday, December 14 on SHOWTIME, airing live from the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, has been named Honorary Captain of Team Challenge, Southwest Chapter. "I'm proud to be involved with such a worthy group like Team Challenge," Shumenov...
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December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Beibut Shumenov ready for return to ring on Dec 14, says Dawson, Cleverly & Braehmer avoided him

WBA light heavyweight titlist Beibut Shumenov (13-1, 8 KO's) will make his fifth title defense Sat., Dec. 14 on Showtimefrom the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The 30-year-old Shumenov, the 2004 Kazakhstan Olympian fighting out of Las Vegas, set a light heavyweight record for capturing a world title in the fewest career fights, 10, when he won (Jan. 10, 2010) a 12-round decision...
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November 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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