NBC Sports Fight Night final presser: Mansour, Mikhaylenko, Lepikhin in action

The November 8 NBC Sports Fight Night will take place at Sands Resort Casino in Bethlehem, PA and will feature a ten-round heavyweight match-up between Amir "Hardcore" Mansour and Frederic "Big Fred" Kassi, a ten-round welterweight match-up between Dmitry "The Mechanic" Mikhaylenko and Ronald Cruz and a ten-round light heavyweight match-up between Vasily...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

More details & quotes: Canelo moves to HBO, calls it a huge milestone

Golden Boy Promotions Founder Oscar de la Hoya, HBO Sports President Ken Hershman, and superstar boxer Canelo Álvarez today announced a new agreement to showcase the fighter's matches on HBO Sports. "For all of my career, I have wanted to fight on HBO for one main reason-I believe it will allow more of my fans to see me in action," said Álvarez (44-1-1, 31 KOs). ...
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September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Frank Galarza & Alantez Fox in action this weekend at Resorts in Queens

This Saturday, junior middleweight prospect "Notorious" Frank Galarza (14-0-2, 9 KO's) is back in action, as he takes on the tough Jonathan Batista (14-3, 7 KO's), in the main event of a stacked card at Resorts World Casino, in Jamaica, NY. The undercard will feature the ring returns of junior middleweight Alantez Fox and junior featherweight Danny Aquino as well...
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September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Frank Galarza to face Jonathan Batista on Sept 20

Jonathan Batista has been tapped to fight undefeated Jr. Middleweight Frank Galarza in a 10-roundbout that will headline a card promoted by New Legend Boxing on September 20th at the Resorts World Casino New York City. Batista, 29 years of age, from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic has a record of 14-3 with 7 of his wins coming by way of knockout. He turned professional in 2010...
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September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Canelo vs. Lara Picks

Junior Middleweight Bout: Erislandy Lara (19-1-2) vs. Saul Alvarez (43-1-1) Luke Irwin: Gonna be some salty, salty folks after this one.  Lara is very, very underrated.  He’s only lost one fight and it was a scorecard so egregious that the judges were immediately suspended.  He’s fared better against mutal opponents, including a much better performance against Austin Trout...
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Adamek vs. Glazkov, Chilemba vs. Grachev weigh-in results & photos

This afternoon at the Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, PA, the weigh-in for tomorrow's fight between Tomasz "Goral" Adamek and Vyacheslav "Czar" Glazkov on NBCSN Fight Night was held. Below are weights and photos from the weigh-in. The event also features a match between Isaac Chilemba and Denis Grachev, as well as Ronald Cruz and Kermit Cintron. Tomasz...
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March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Adamek vs. Glazkov, Chilemba vs. Grachev weigh-in results & photos

This afternoon at the Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, PA, the weigh-in for tomorrow's fight between Tomasz "Goral" Adamek and Vyacheslav "Czar" Glazkov on NBCSN Fight Night was held. Below are weights and photos from the weigh-in. The event also features a match between Isaac Chilemba and Denis Grachev, as well as Ronald Cruz and Kermit Cintron. Tomasz...
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March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Alfredo Angulo feels he has faced rivals who are better than Canelo Alvarez

With a total of twenty-five professional fights in his cap, Alfredo Angulo feels his past rivals are all better than Canelo Alvarez. The two are scheduled to meet this Saturday, March 8th and the subject of competition between the two fighters provides much contention between fans of both fighters. The only notable fighters on Angulo’s resume are Erislandy Lara, James Kirkland...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Full Adamek-Glazkov undercard: Chilemba-Grachev, Cruz-Cintron, Karl Dargan

The Tomasz Adamek-Vyacheslav Glazkov battle on March 15th at the Sands Casino Resorts Bethlehem, PA will have some competition for the most exciting fight of the event, as the undercard is packed with exciting match-ups. The seven-fight card event will showcase Isaac "Golden Boy" Chilemba (21-2-2, 9 KO's), of Johannesburg, South Africa, as he collides with Denis Grachev...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Ronald Cruz vs. Kermit Cintron added to March 15 Adamek-Glazkov card

Bragging rights across Southeastern Pennsylvania will be up for grabs when welterweights Ronald Cruz, of Bethlehem, and nearby rival Kermit Cintron, of Reading, PA, meet in a much-anticipated regional showdown Saturday evening, March 15, in the Events Center at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem. A world heavyweight elimination fight tops between Tomasz Adamek, of Zywiec, Poland,...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

2013 Least respected boxer of the year

Which boxer is the least respected in the sport? The least respected boxer of the year "award" is a backhanded compliment of sorts. On the one hand, it means you're doing something right. You're either notching big wins, or earning your way up the ranks the hard way, or continually and successfully going about your business no matter who you're fighting. On...
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December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

John Thompson vs. Jonathan Batista headlines in DC at Fight for Children tonight

Tonight at The Washington Hilton, a special night of professional boxing will highlight the “Fight for Children” charity event. The main event of the three bout card will pit undefeated John “Apollo Kidd” Thompson taking on Jonathan Batista. Thompson of Newark, NJ has a record of 13-0 with 4 knockouts and as he closes out 2013, he is one of the top prospects in the Jr. Middleweight...
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November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Prospect Nick DeLomba fighting in honor of Gary Balletto

Nick DeLomba has always done things differently than everyone else. When he made his professional boxing debut in May, he came out of the gate fighting a six-round bout. "Without having won a national championship or title, I felt I had to do something different," DeLomba said. "So that is what I did. Now I don't want to take any steps back. I want to keep moving...
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September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Mayweather vs. Canelo PPV gets two more fights

The opening two Pay-Per-View bouts of the September 14 mega-card at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas have been announced, with a third world championship bout and a meeting of two contenders adding even more action to the event, which is of course headlined by Floyd Mayweather vs. Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, and also features Danny Garcia vs. Lucas Matthysse. In a 12...
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August 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Javier Fortuna, Luis Franco Fight To Bizarre Draw On ESPN2

The scores were all over the place for the judges assessing Javier Fortuna vs. Luis Franco on ESPN2's Friday Night Fights, which was fitting, considering how everyone else in the world had such wild scores. One judge saw it 99-91 for Franco; ESPN2's Teddy Atlas had it 99-91 Fortuna. The truth was somewhere in between, which is why the other two judges' scores of 96-94...
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August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Fortuna vs. Franco weigh-in results for tonight’s FNF

Tonight at the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma, ESPN's Friday Night Fights showcases a very intriguing main event, promoted by Warriors Boxing and Sampson Boxing. It features former featherweight strap holder, and still undefeated, Javier Fortuna, taking on the once-beaten Cuban Luis Franco. In the co-feature, Kermit Cintron continues his journey on the comeback trail against...
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August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Video preview: Javier Fortuna vs. Luis Franco on FNF

The August 2 edition of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights will feature undefeated former interim Featherweight titlist Javier “El Abejon” Fortuna (22-0, 1 NC, 16 KOs, No. 10 ranked Featherweight) and Luis “La Estrella” Franco (11-1, 7 KOs) in the 10-round Featherweight main event. Friday’s show from Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Okla., will air live at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2...
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July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Javier Fortuna vs. Luis Franco set for FNF on August 2 at Buffalo Run Casino

On Friday, August 2, at the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma, Leon Margules of Warriors Boxing and Sampson Lewkowicz of Sampson Boxing (in association with Tony Holden Productions and the Buffalo Run Casino) will proudly present an ESPN Friday Night Fights-televised night of boxing featuring a high-octane featherweight explosion between two of the best fighters in the 126-lb...
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July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Bryant Jennings & Sergey Kovalev showcased on June 14 NBC Sports Fight Night

World-class boxing returns to the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem on Friday evening, June 14, when a blockbuster triple header of fights with international as well as national implications headlines a card which will be televised live by the NBC Sports Network as part of its popular Fight Night series, beginning 9pm ET. In a 10-round heavyweight contest, fast-rising Bryant Jennings...
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April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Tonight on Fox Deportes: 3 classic Canelo Alvarez fights

With the April 20 super welterweight unification showdown between Canelo Alvarez and Austin "No Doubt" Trout just a day away, FOX Deportes Classics will prepare fans for fight night on Friday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT with a series of three of the Mexican superstar's most memorable fights. In the main event, it's a trip back to November of 2011 when...
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April 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Bunk Split Draws Abound On Friday Night Fights, Slighting Don George And Adrian Granados

Something blew inside Chicago’s UIC Pavilion during ESPN2 Friday Night Fights, and it wasn’t just the wind. Hometown fighter Donovan “Da Bomb” George was handed a dud of a decision against fellow middleweight David Lopez, a split decision draw in a fight he clearly should have won. The right hand of George landed hard and often throughout the first four of the scheduled...
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March 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Kermit Cintron-Adrian Granados Ends With Awful Decision

This article should be about how a young fighter came out of nowhere to upset a veteran. Unfortunately, when it comes to boxing, what happens is not always the story. So instead this is an article about how Adrian Granados and Kermit Cintron fought 10 rounds to a split draw. The 33 year old Cintron [...]
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March 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Don George vs. David Lopez weigh-in results for FNF

Tonight at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, Illinois, ESPN's Friday Night Fights presents a card headlined by Donovan George vs. David Lopez, and featuring the return of Kermit Cintron against Adrian Granados. Right here, take a look at the weigh-in results for the card, also featuring undefeated Puerto Rican super prospect Roberto Acevedo. Credit: 8 Count Productions Donovan...
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March 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Don George vs. David Lopez video preview & presser quotes for Friday Night Fights

A media conference was held yesterdayto discuss this Friday's ESPN Friday Night Fights, live from Chicago's UIC Pavilion and presented by 8 Count Productions, Round 3 Productions and Warriors Boxing. Right here, find a collection of quotes from that pre-fight presser, as well as the official video preview of the card, headlined by Don George vs. David Lopez. Credit: Big...
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March 20, 2013  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Arthur Abraham, Kermit Cintron And Adonis Stevenson

Well that’s just cruel -- kind of like coming off the Timothy Bradley/Ruslan Provodnikov high into a week without much on. Mind you, if old Ruslan taught us anything, it’s that we shouldn’t underestimate the potential of fights before they happen. That’s easier said than done and rather invalidates the whole point of the schedule, though. So I, for one, will continue...
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March 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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