PETER QUILLIN NEWS

Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam Flummoxes Curtis Stevens Over 12

It was a more enticing match-up Wednesday than we’re used to seeing from ESPN: two fringe middleweight contenders, Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam vs. Curtis Stevens. It also wasn’t competitive, alas, with the only moment of drama coming in the seesaw 8th, as the mobile N’Dam otherwise dominated the power punching Stevens. The drama in the 8th started with N’Dam scoring a right...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam Flummoxes Curtis Stevens Over 12

It was a more enticing match-up Wednesday than we’re used to seeing from ESPN: two fringe middleweight contenders, Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam vs. Curtis Stevens. It also wasn’t competitive, alas, with the only moment of drama coming in the seesaw 8th, as the mobile N’Dam otherwise dominated the power punching Stevens. The drama in the 8th started with N’Dam scoring a right...
Via The Queensbury Rules
22 days ago  |  Discuss

N’dam vs Stevens Weigh-In

Photo credit: Jeandra LeBeauf/BadCulture.net SANTA MONICA, CA – In the shadows of the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, Hassan N’Dam and Curtis Stevens weighed in for tomorrow’s IBF middleweight eliminator. The fight, scheduled to broadcast on ESPN2, ushers in two fighters faced with a must win situation to position themselves for a title shot. N’Dam enters the ring as the former...
Via BadCulture
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin vacates WBO middleweight title

Middleweight Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin announced Thursday that he is vacating his WBO middleweight title in order to pursue “bigger opportunities” at 160 pounds. Today was the deadline for Quillin to sign a deal with Russian Matt Korobov who was the mandatory challenger for his WBO strap, which was slated to take place Nov. 1. Quillin reportedly blew off a $1.4 million...
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September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

WBO middleweight champion Peter Quillin vacates title

  Peter Quillin has vacated his WBO middleweight title, turning down a career-high payday to fight mandatory challenger Matt Korobov. Quillin announced his decision Thursday through Golden Boy Promotions. The WBO imposed a deadline on Quillin (31-0, 22 KOs) to agree to the title defense. Instead, he chose to pass on more than $1.4 million, his share of a purse bid by Roc Nation...
Via AP on Fox
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin vacates WBO middleweight title

LOS ANGELES (AP) Peter Quillin has vacated his WBO middleweight title, turning down a career-high payday to fight mandatory challenger Matt Korobov. Quillin announced his decision Thursday through Golden Boy Promotions. The WBO imposed a deadline on Quillin (31-0, 22 KOs) to agree to the title defense. Instead, he chose to pass on more than $1.4 million, his share of a purse bid...
Via AP on Fox
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin vacates WBO middleweight strap

Middleweight Peter Quillin announced today that he is vacating his WBO middleweight title, effective immediately, in order to pursue bigger opportunities at 160 pounds. "I'd like to thank WBO president Paco Valcarcel and his organization for their support throughout the years," said Quillin. "Winning the WBO world championship was a highlight in my career and something...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin Opts To Vacate Title

BREAKING NEWS - Well the wait is over. Peter Quillin, with the help of his “team” chose to pass up a career high payday and vacate the WBO belt instead of fighting number 1 contender Matt Korobov. Quillin issued to following statement via instagram: RocNation is now left without a fight after outbidding Golden Boy and Top Rank to win the purse bid. Will a fight between WBO Number...
Via BadCulture
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Boxer Peter Quillin’s Wife Gives Birth After 36 Hours in Labor

She’s the real MVP. The whole pregnancy, child birthing process just seems real uncomfortable to. Reason number 36 while I like being a guy. Boxing champ Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin tells TMZ Sports his wife is the REAL bad ass in the house after giving birth to their son after a 36 hour labor!! Peter — the reigning WBO middleweight champ — says his son Joaquin was born...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Z’s Roc Nation Wins Purse Bid For Quillin-Korobov Bout

We reported earlier that Jay Z has jumped feet first into the sport of boxing by getting his promotional license.  According to Dan Rafael, Mr. Carter didn’t wait long to make a first impression. Roc Nation outbid and reportedly blew away the competition at today’s WBO purse bid for Peter Quillin’s mandatory defense against Matt Korobov. Former Golden Boy executive David...
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August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Z’s Roc Nation Wins Purse Bid For Quillin-Korobov Bout

We reported earlier that Jay Z has jumped feet first into the sport of boxing by getting his promotional license.  According to Dan Rafael, Mr. Carter didn’t wait long to make a first impression. Roc Nation outbid and reportedly blew away the competition at today’s WBO purse bid for Peter Quillin’s mandatory defense against Matt Korobov. Former Golden Boy executive David...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Billy Joe Saunders focused on Blandamura, but Peter Quillin could be next

Billy Joe Saunders says he’s only got eyes for Emanuele Blandamura in the build up to his fight with the undefeated Italian. The Hatfield star  says he is not distracted by the lure of a world title showdown with Peter Quillin, which could be next. Saunders features as chief support on the big Dereck Chisora v Tyson Fury show on Saturday July 26 at the Phones 4 U Arena in Manchester...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin still hoping for fights with Gennady Golovkin, or Martinez-Cotto winner

Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin (31-0, 22 KOs), ended up boxing rather than bashing his way to a near dominant win by unanimous 12-round decision on SHOWTIME over No. 2 ranked Czech challenger Lukas Konecny (50-5, 23 KOs). Fans had gotten used to Quillin dropping his opponents, 32 times in his first 30 professional fights, including 11 in his three previous world title fights...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Hopkins vs. Shumenov, Porter vs. Malignaggi, Quillin vs. Konecny final presser quotes & photos

The fighters, including legendary future Hall of Famer Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov, who will compete on Saturday's eagerly awaited "History at the Capitol" tripleheader on Showtime, participated in the final press conference Thursday at The Hamilton Live in Washington, D.C. Hopkins was honored twice during the final press conference...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Hopkins-Shumenov, Porter-Malignaggi, Peter Quillin workout photos & quotes

Several of the featured fighters for Saturday's "History at the Capitol" event at the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. worked out for media members at Bald Eagle Recreation Center in Washington, D.C. The SHOWTIME tripleheader headlined by future Hall of Famer Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins against Beibut Shumenov in an epic light heavyweight world championship unification...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin still looking for respect, says HBO-Showtime feud to blame

Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin, is fighting for respect this Saturday night on Saturday against Czech challenger Lukas Konecny (50-4, 23 KOs). Quillin believes himself to be a victim of a network war. The 30-year-old Cuban-American fights on Showtime but other top world middleweight champions such as Sergio Martinez and Gennady Golovkin are tied to HBO. Critics, however...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin Interview | by Team LeftJab

Peter Quillin is the WBO Middleweight Champion, he is undefeated with a record of (30-0, 22 KO's). He defends that title in our Nation's Capital at the D.C. Armory, April 19th on the under card of the Bernard Hopkins headliner, against Czech No. 2 contender Lukas Konecny (50-4, 23 KOs). Our friends from Team LeftJab had a chance to talk to the champ before the big fight...
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin, Paul Malignaggi, Shawn Porter conference call quotes

On the April 19th Washington DC undercard of the Bernard Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov title fight, Peter Quillin is in action, and Shawn Porter faces Paulie Malignaggi. All the fighters recently held a media call to discuss the bout, and you can check out the full collection of quotes here. Peter Quillin Hi. Thank you for having me on the line. I want to thank Golden Boy, want to...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin training in NYC to be with family for upcoming title defense

Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin has always enjoyed helping kids. Now, he's awaiting the birth of his first child. Due to family considerations, Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin (30-0, 22 KOs), is training at home in New York City instead of Los Angeles for his April 19 world title defense, airing live on SHOWTIME, against No. 2 ranked Czech challenger Lukas Konecny...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Kathy Duva Speak Out After Kovalev’s Win

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - BadCulture.net contributor Darryl Cobb had a chance to catch up with Kathy Duva after the Sergey Kovalev victory. Duva shares her thoughts on the Adonis Stevenson fiasco, Sergey Kovalev’s comments after his win against Cedric Agnew, a possible match-up between Curtis Stevens and James Kirkland, what happened when a call was placed to Peter Quillin, and how...
Via BadCulture
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin featured in Rocksmith Clothing campaign

Clothing company Rocksmith put together some material for their Spring 2014 collection, and featured the undefeated middleweight titlist Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin in their campaign. Take a look right here to see Quillin in the video and photo for Rocksmith Clothing's "Blackout Capsule". Here's their official description: The Spring 2014 Rocksmith...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Bernard Hopkins, Beibut Shumenov, Peter Quillin NYC press conference photos, quotes

Bernard Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov continued their media tour on Wednesday at Lucille's Bar & Grill inside B.B. King's Blues Club in New York to formally announce their world championship unification on Saturday, April 19. Check out all of the quotes and photos from the event here. At 49-years-old, “The Alien” Hopkins (54-6-2, 32 KOs), of Philadelphia...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Slick Jermell Charlo Brings The Pain To Hard-Charging Gabriel Rosado

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- There was a cool efficiency to what Jermell Charlo did to Gabriel Rosado on Showtime Saturday, but it was no slick fencing match: Charlo delivered some real hurting with his punches between all the fancy movement and defense. It was good for a unanimous decision that gave Charlo his best victory to date, and using the always gutty Rosado as a measuring stick,...
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January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Golovkin trainer Abel Sanchez “Ask Sergio Martinez why he won’t fight Golovkin,” calls Quillin a undercard fighter

Some fighting words have been put out by way of Abel Sanchez, the trainer of one Gennady Golovkin. It is no secret that his champion has had difficulty securing big name opponents over the past year. And really, who the heck would want to fight a guy like Golovkin? A guy who in the past fourteen fights has ended them all by knockout? It is something Sanchez and Golovkin’s management...
Via Fight Hub TV
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Forget Mayweather, Bring On Bradley vs. Pacquiao II

LOS ANGELES, CA - Bradley defeated Marquez decisively to retain the WBO welterweight title. Pacquiao returns to action and annihilates Brandon Rios to become the WBO international welterweight champion. Top Rank is synonymous  with WBO titles. Provodnikov, Rigondeaux, Garcia, and Andrade are all WBO title holders and fall with in the ranks. (Shame on your Peter Quillin for sneaking...
Via BadCulture
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss
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