Darleys Perez Retains WBA Lightweight Interim Belt

ESPN “FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS” FROM THE CHUMASH CASINO  DARLEYS PEREZ RETAINS WBA LIGHTWEIGHT INTERIM TITLE SANTA YNEZ, CALIFORNIA (January 9, 2015) -  Tonight at the Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez, California, Gary Shaw Productions presented his final show as a promotional company on ESPN “Friday Night Fights”.  In the 12-round main event, Darleys Perez (32-1, 20...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Dusty Hernandez-Harrison Wins In Businesslike Fashion On Debut Roc Nation Sports Card

In the debut Roc Nation Sports card Friday on Fox Sports 1, it was as much what was happening around the fights as the fights themselves. The day before, the Gary Shaw/Jay-Z tracksuit alliance became official; earlier on Friday, Roc Nation Sports made a huge signing, picking up frustrating but super-talented super middleweight champion Andre Ward; dressed as a furry, Fabolous had...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Gary Shaw Takes Tracksuit, Fighters To Roc Nation Sports

  In huge news for boxing and tracksuit aficionados, various outlets are reporting that Gary Shaw has merged his promotional company with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports. It looks like Shaw will take charge of Roc Nation’s boxing division while also bringing his stable of fighters into the Roc Nation fold. Shaw doesn’t have a lot of elite fighters anymore, but middleweight Daniel...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Roc Nation Sports & Gary Shaw Production Merger Complete

Jay Z may backdoored his way into promoting the next Heavyweight champion of the world. In a deal that has been discussed for weeks, Roc Nation and Gary Shaw Production have merged in a deal that will see Shaw run the boxing division for Roc Nation Sports Boxing Scene is reporting. Roc Nation Sports will stage their first event on Friday night from the Madison Square Garden Theater...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Francisco Santana returns on Jan 9th FNF card

Francisco Santana (21-3-1, 10 KOs) returns to the ring against Sebastian Lujan (43-8-2, 26 KOs) on January 9, 2015 at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, California. The 10-round bout will serve as the co-feature to the Darleys Perez (31-1, 20 KOs) vs. Jonathan Maicelo (21-1, 12 KOs) on ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights". Earlier this year, Santana impressed the boxing world when...
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December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Friday Night Fights Premiers Jan. 9th with Perez vs Macielo

NEW JERSEY (November 28, 2014) – Gary Shaw Productions has finalized a bout with two of his top lightweight contenders.  On January 9, 2015, WBA Interim lightweight champion, Darleys Perez (31-1, 20 KOs), who hails from Columbia, will put everything on the line against Peruvian contender Jonathan Maicelo (21-1, 12 KOs).  The 12-round bout will take place at the Chumash...
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December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Hank Lundy eager to score a breakout win against Thomas Dulorme on HBO

There's a big difference between fighting under the watchful eye of 4,000 fans in a smoky casino and fighting in front of the millions of fans who might tune into HBO for Saturday's edition of Boxing After Dark. The idea of being watched by millions might cause most fighters to freeze up faster than a houseplant left on the back porch in mid-February, but most fighters aren't like...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonathan Maicelo vs. Darleys Perez January 9th on Friday Night Fights

Gary Shaw Productions has finalized a bout with two of his top lightweight contenders. On January 9, 2015, Darleys Perez (31-1, 20 KOs), who hails from Columbia, will put everything on the line against Peruvian contender Jonathan Maicelo (21-1, 12 KOs). The 12-round bout will take place at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, California and air live on ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights...
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November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Jose Pedraza eager to get Rances Barthelemy in the ring

After his dominating performance against Philippine contender Michael Farenas (39-5-4, 31 KOs), Puerto Rican star Jose "Sniper" Pedraza (19-0, 12 KOs) is elated that he's become the mandatory challenger to face Rances Barthelemy (21-0, 12 KOs). "I'm very excited about my future and I'm very thankful to my promoters Gary Shaw, Lou DiBella and Javier Bustillo for getting me the fights...
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November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Unbeatens Sims & Martinez continue winning ways

Thursday at The Space at Westbury in Westbury, New York,  light welterweight Kenneth Sims Jr. (4-0, 2 KOs) and super-bantamweight Eduardo Martinez (4-0, 1 KO), remained undefeated, both winning by unanimous decision in separate 6-round bouts. Sims Jr. used superior boxing skills and cruised to a convincing victory against Francisco Lopez (2-2). With the win, Sims Jr. believes his...
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November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Unbeatens Kenneth Sims & Eduardo Martinez in action Thursday in NY

Gary Shaw Productions undefeated prospects, light welterweight Kenneth Sims Jr. (3-0, 2 KOs) and super-bantamweight Eduardo Martinez (3-0, 1 KO), make their way back to the ring November 13, 2014 at The Space at Westbury in Westbury, New York.   Kenneth Sims Jr. will face Francisco Lopez (2-1) while Eduardo Martinez will square off against Jose Del Valle (4-8-3).  Both Sims Jr...
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November 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Thomas Dulorme back in camp with Robert Garcia, preparing for Hank Lundy in December

Puerto Rico's Thomas Dulorme (21-1, 14 KOs), has arrived back in Oxnard, California to train with Robert Garcia. Dulorme will battle Philadelphia native Hank Lundy (25-3-1, 12 KOs) on a special triple-header edition of HBO Boxing After Dark on Saturday, December 6, 2014. "Everything is going as planned and training camp has begun," said top 140 lbs contender Thomas Dulorme...
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November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

More on Lemieux vs. Rosado: Photos & quotes from opening presser in Brooklyn

The opening press conference for the David Lemieux vs. Gabriel Rosado card at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn was held today. Right here, you'll find all of the quotes and photos from that event. DAVID LEMIEUX "Thank you to everybody for being here, it is a great honor and great opportunity for me to be able to fight in Brooklyn at Barclays Center. "I'm very excited. I didn...
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October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Dulorme vs. Lundy & Centeno vs. De La Rosa added to Lemieux-Rosado card & HBO Boxing tripleheader

Golden Boy Promotions returns to Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Saturday, December 6 with a HBO Boxing After Dark tripleheader. In the 12-round main event, rising Canadian star David Lemieux will face the no nonsense Philadelphian warrior "King" Gabriel Rosado. Plus, unbeaten Californian Hugo "The Boss" Centeno Jr. takes on his toughest challenge yet in the form of Texas' James ...
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October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Darleys Perez scores KO win in Colombia, looks to face Richar Abril

This weekend at the Coliseo Universidad Del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia, hometown hero Darleys Perez (31-1, 20 KOs) successfully defended his interim Lightweight title with a 6th round knockout over Jaider Parra (23-2-1, 12 KOs). Perez, who is the mandatory challenger to face current WBA champion Richar Abril, was thrilled with his recent victory and now looks forward to regaining...
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October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Weigh-in results: Unbeatens Giovanni Santillan & Antoine Douglas, Darleys Perez in action across 3 cards

Undefeated junior welterweight Giovani Santillan (14-0, 8 KOs), aims to continue his win streak when he meets the hard striking Luis Solis (14-4-4, 12 KOs) in the 8-round main event of Thompson Boxing Promotions "New Blood" event, this Friday, Oct. 24, from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. The 22-year-old Santillan is back in action after defeating Osenohan Vazquez in August...
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October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Darleys Perez in action this Friday in Colombia

Darleys Perez (30-1, 19 KOs) returns against fellow Colombian Jaider Parra (23-1-1, 12 KOs) this Friday, Oct. 24, in the 12-round main event from the Coliseo Universidad Del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia. Perez, who is currently the WBA No. 1 ranked challenger to current world champion Richar Abril, understands the high importance attached to this interim title defense. "This is...
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October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Prospects Jean Carlos Rivera & Luis Paredes both make US debuts on Oct 24th

Gary Shaw Productions rising stars, Jean Carlos "Chapito" Rivera (2-0, 1 KO) and Luis Paredes (2-0, 1 KO) both return to the ring on October 24, 2014 at the Civic Center in Kissimmee, Florida. The 4-round bouts will take place on the undercard of Orlando Cruz vs. Ruben Tamayo. This marks the U.S. debut of both Rivera and Paredes who both hail from Puerto Rico. Paredes, who fights...
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October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Francisco Santana ready to continue stepping up

After extending his winning streak to 9-fights in a row, Francisco "Chia" Santana (21-3-1, 10 KOs), is looking forward towards fighting for a regional title by the end of the year. Friday night at the Chumash Casino, Santana defeated Luis Alfredo Lugo (13-21-1, 5 KOs) by way of a fifth round TKO. With the win, Santana feels he's ready to fight all top contenders, especially after...
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August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

FNF results: Denis Shafikov takes out & busts up Rustam Nugaev

Gary Shaw Productions presented another edition of ESPN "Friday Night Fights" at the Chumash Resort Casino in Santa Ynez, Calif. In the main event, Lightweight contender Rustam Nugaev's (27-7-1, 17 KOs) five fight knockout streak was halted by a very determined Denis Shafikov (34-1-1, 18 KOs), who put on a stellar performance winning by TKO at the 1:16 mark of round 9. With the victory...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Nugaev vs. Shafikov FNF fight preview

The August 15 edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights will feature an IBF eliminator between Lightweight contender Rustam “The Mongoose” Nugaev (27-6-1, 17 KOs) and former Lightweight title challenger Denis “Ghengis Khan” Shafikov (33-1-1, 17 KOs). The winner of the 12-round fight will be ranked No. 1 by the IBF and become the mandatory challenger for IBF Lightweight titleholder...
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August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Nugaev vs Shafikov this Friday: Shaw – “This is going to be one hell of a fight”

Promoter Gary Shaw believes the scheduled main event on ESPN Friday Night Fights this week, featuring lightweights Rustam Nugaev vs. Denis Shafikov, is going to be a potential fight of the year candidate. Nugaev (27-6-1, 17 KOs), who's rated IBF #5, WBC #3 and WBA #7, is currently riding a 5-fight knockout streak since arriving from Russian in 2013. Shafikov (33-1-1, 18 KOs), is...
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August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rustam Nugaev: I have the power to slow down Shafikov, this will be an all-out war

Rustam Nugaev (27-6-1, 17 KOs) is less than two weeks away from his mandatory IBF elimination bout with Denis Shafikov (33-1-1, 18 KOs). The 12-round bout will air live on ESPN "Friday Night Fights" and will take place at Chumash Resort Casino in Santa Ynez, Calif., on August 15, 2014. Nugaev on the current state of his training camp... "Training camp has been very hard this time...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Carlson remains unbeaten with close majority decision win

Carlos Carlson (15-0, 10 KOs) earned a scrappy majority decision win against Jose Cen-Torres (13-5, 1 KO) in the "Locked n' Loaded" main event from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. Scores were 77-75, 76-76, 77-75. While both boxers were active, it was Carlson that landed the most telling blows. Cen-Torres appeared to lose points by circumnavigating the ring numerous times...
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July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Nugaev vs. Shafikov Featured On FNF

GARY SHAW PRODUCTIONS ESPN “FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS” NUGAEV vs. SHAFIKOV FRIDAY AUGUST  15, 2014 FROM THE CHUMASH RESORT CASINO TICKETS ON SALE NOW NEW JERSEY (July 17, 2014) - Gary Shaw Productions highly ranked lightweight contender,Rustam Nugaev (27-6-1, 17 KOs) has officially signed to fight Russia’s Denis Shafikov (33-1-1, 18 KOs) in a 12-round IBF elimination bout...
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July 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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