2013 World Championships quarterfinal results: Clemente Russo, Domenico Valentino, Andrew Selby, Everton Lopez amongst winners

Today at the 2013 World Championships in Almaty, the quarterfinals began. Among the highlights of the action was Clemente Russo of Italy looking in good form today as he moved through to the semifinals, along with wins from big wins such as Andrew Selby and Domenico Valentino. Bouts of the session Everton Lopes of Brazil was impressive again at Light Welterweight against Evaldas...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Mauricio Herrera back at Path to Glory Friday Sept 27

Thompson Boxing Promotions returns to the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. with a loaded "Path to Glory" card headlined by junior welterweights Mauricio Herrera (19-3, 7 KOs) of Riverside, Calif. and former title holder Miguel Angel Huerta (27-10-1, 18 KOs) of Mexico City, Mexico. The bout is scheduled for 8-rounds and is set at a catch weight of 142 pounds. The younger...
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September 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Dominant performances from Cuban Olympic boxers at day 4 morning session

Day four of the London 2012 Olympic Games and it was the turn of the Men's Light Fly (46-49kg) and Light Welterweight (64kg) to step on to the ring in the first round of preliminaries at the ExCeL arena. The afternoon session bore witness to eleven pulsating contests. First up in the Light Flyweights (46-49kg) was the exciting 20-year-old Yosbany Veitia Soto of Cuba against...
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July 31, 2012  |  Discuss

London Olympic boxing Light Welterweight & Welterweight division previews

The Favorite Fighters, Best Rivalries and Intriguing Things to Watch For at the London 2012 Olympic Boxing Tournament The Light Welterweight and Welterweight divisions for men's boxing at the 2012 Olympics will be fiercely competitive. You'll find a deep talent pool in each class, as far ranging as traditional powers like Cuba, to solid competitors from the USA, hometown...
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June 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Brazilian boxing team at London 2012 Olympics

Brazil is sending a six-man boxing squad to the 2012 London Games. That sounds strong on paper, yet Brazil also sent six men to Beijing and won zero medals for its trouble. Traditionally, the Brazilian boxing team has been meat on the table for the tournament, with members rarely making it into the quarter-finals, let alone into the medal rounds. This year is somewhat different...
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June 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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