Medzhid Bektemirov makes quick return, back on April 18 on Crawford-Dulorme card

Bombs will be flying once again when undefeated Light Heavyweight slugger, Medzhid “B-52″ Bektemirov (15-0, 12 KOs) makes his way back to the ring against Michael Gbenga (20-18, 20 KOs) in an 8-round bout on Saturday, April 18 as part of the undercard of Crawford-Dulorme. Credit: Team Bektemirov Ranked #10 by the WBA, Bektemirov will seek another victory against Gbenga, as...
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Medzhid Bektemirov now 15-0 after 1st round stoppage win

This past Friday night at the “Battle on the Mainland” card which took place at the Charles Doyle Convention Center in Texas City, TX, Light Heavyweight bomber, Medzhidm “B-52″ Bektemirov (15-0, 12 KOs) overpowered James Johnson (28-45-4, 17 KOs), stopping the veteran in the 1st round of their scheduled 6-round bout. Credit: Team Bektemirov A plethora of powerful body blows...
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March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Terence Crawford vs. Thomas Dulorme opening quotes, tickets on sale tomorrow

Terence “Bud” Crawford is movin’ on up to the junior welterweight division where he will take on Thomas “Thunder” Dulorme for the vacant WBO 140 lbs title. Crawford vs. Dulorme will take place Saturday, April 18, at College Park Center located on the campus of the University of Texas Arlington in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The world championship fight will be televised...
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March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Unbeaten Russian prospect Medzhid Bektemirov signs with Gary Shaw

Gary Shaw Productions and Savarese Promotions are thrilled to announce their union to promote one of the most talented up and coming prospects in the light heavyweight division, Medzhid Bektemirov (14-0, 11 KOs). A devastating puncher with power in both hands, Bektemirov also possesses speed and quickness, making him one of the most talked about fighters in Russia. Credit: Team...
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February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

RocNation Sports/Gary Shaw Productions End Relationship

Boxing’s latest marriage is kaput faster than Kim Kardashian’s second marriage. According to numerous reports, the month old partnership between Gary Shaw Productions and RocNation Sports is kaput. A shocking move since the pair promoted their first card together at Madison Square Garden on January 9th, a mere three weeks or so ago. reports the split came about after...
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February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Dining Playbook: M.S. Walker’s Gary Shaw Serves Up Somerville-Made St. Elder

Need something to brighten up your cocktail? Gary Shaw of M.S. Walker has just the thing for you. Shaw introduced Billy Costa to St. Elder, an Elderflower liqueur, that pairs easily with wines, spirits and beers and is made right here in Somerville, Mass. Learn more about St. Elder in the video above.Filed under: Dining Playbook, NESN Video
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

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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January 10, 2015  |  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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January 08, 2015  |  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...
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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

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
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