Video previews: Brook vs. Chaves, Bradley vs. Rios, Jacobs vs. Quillin

We have a series of video fight previews here for you. The first two bring us to the welterweight division, with fighters who share some similar opposition and track records as of late. On Showtime, Kell Brook takes on Diego Chaves, while on HBO, Timothy Bradley takes on Brandon Rios. Both Bradley and Rios have faced Chaves, and Bradley recently said that if Brook is able to stop...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Jacobs vs. Peter Quillin kickoff presser photos, quotes & video

WBA Middleweight titlist Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (30-1, 27 KOs) and Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (32-0-1, 23 KOs) participated in a kickoff press conference on Wednesday at Planet Hollywood Times Square in New York City to formally announce their highly anticipated Dec. 5 showdown in the main event of a Showtime card from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. DANIEL...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Showtime’s loaded year-end boxing slate of 7 cards in 8 weeks: Kell Brook, DeGale-Bute, Jacobs-Quillin, Gary Russell & more

Showtime will present seven live boxing telecasts in a span of just eight weeks to close out 2015, including three presentations of Showtime Championship Boxing, an international broadcast, and three installments of ShoBox: The New Generation. The seven telecasts will air live on Showtime and will feature at least 16 fights, several championship bouts and more than 10 matchups on...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Jacobs vs. Peter Quillin official for Dec 5th in Brooklyn

In a showdown between two of Brooklyn’s best, WBA Middleweight titlist Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (30-1, 27 KOs) will take on  Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (32-0-1, 23 KOs) on Saturday, December 5 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn live on Showtime. currently ranks Quillin #4 and Jacobs #7 in the middleweight division. “There is no doubt this is...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Results, photos and quotes: Peter Quillin stops Zerafa to set up fight with Daniel Jacobs

Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (32-0-1, 22 KOs) knocked out Michael Zerafa (17-2, 9 KOs) in the fifth round on Saturday afternoon from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut. Quillin and Zerafa exchanged power punches throughout the affair, with the underdog Zerafa landing several big shots that stopped Quillin in his tracks. In the fifth round, a powerful...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Boxer Michael Zerafa carried off on stretcher

    Michael Zerafa was taken out of the ring on a stretcher after losing to Peter Quillin by 5th-round knockout on Saturday, but he is now said to be doing alright. Zerafa was knocked out by Quillin after taking multiple clean shots straight to the face. He was immobilized and stretchered out of the ring at Foxwoods Resort in Connecticut and taken to the hospital for observation...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin stops Australia's Michael Zerafa in 5th

LEDYARD, Conn. (AP) Peter Quillin stopped Australia's Michael Zerafa with a roundhouse right at 1:06 of the fifth round of their super middleweight bout Saturday. Zerafa left the ring on a stretcher and was taken to Backus Hospital in Norwich for observation. Quillin (32-0-1) had just had an even exchange of punches with Zerafa (17-2) before he caught the backpedaling Aussie with...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin: I have no disrespect for Michael Zerafa

Ahead of his duel with Michael Zerafa on Saturday 12 September, Peter Quillin told the press that he understands the position his opponent is in. “I was telling Zerafa when we faced-off that I’ve been in his shoes before and I know how it feels. No disrespect. He doesn’t have to tell me that he’s got nothing to lose, I know that. I’m worried about looking good in this fight...
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September 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin, joke opponent Zerafa, Jermall Charlo-Cornelius Bundrage conference call quotes

Peter Quillin, his entirely unknown and outmatched opponent Michael Zerafa, and Cornelius Bundrage and Jermall Charlo, held a conference call to discuss their respective fights on Sept 12th at Foxwoods, televised on NBC. J. Charlo I’m just prepared for this fight. I know this is my second time really at this level, but the first time it didn’t go through. So I can’t look at...
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August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Gabriel Campillo & Luciano Cuello holding camp on St. Thomas with John & Julius Jackson

Two Madrid-based fighters have traveled to a newly established 340 Boxing/Sampson Boxing training camp in the island paradise of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, to prepare for their upcoming fights, including Gabriel “El Chico Guapo” Campillo (25-7-1, 12 KOs) and Luciano Leonel “El Principito” Cuello (35 3, 17 KOs). The duo is working hard at the 340 Boxing Gym in St. Thomas...
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August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin returns on September 12 against ridiculous opponent

Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (31-0-1, 22 KOs) will return in a 12-round middleweight bout against Michael Zerafa (17-1, 9 KOs), a completely ridiculous fight especially considering that it’s a headline fight on network television. Quillin is biding time until a fight with Daniel Jacobs, and we’re left with an utter joke of a fight. Sorry, Zefara, this is less about you than...
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August 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Daniel Jacobs & Peter Quillin attend NYC premiere for Southpaw movie

Premier Boxing Champions Series (PBC) fighters Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs and Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin added red carpet excitement to last night’s New York City red carpet premiere of boxing movie Southpaw. The fighters walked the red carpet alongside the movie’s stars including Jake Gyllenhaal, Rachel McAdams and 50 Cent before attending the screening. Presumably...
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July 21, 2015  |  Discuss

With Top Rank Lawsuit, Now It’s Al Haymon Who’s Surrounded

Earlier this year, when influential boxing manager Al Haymon began securing broadcast arrangements with every channel on the dial, traditional boxing power HBO looked surrounded. Now, with yet another lawsuit against Haymon dropping Wednesday, it’s Haymon who looks like it’s him against the world. Promoter Top Rank joined the legal pursuit of Haymon over his alleged abuse of...
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

With Top Rank Lawsuit, Now It’s Al Haymon Who’s Surrounded

Earlier this year, when influential boxing manager Al Haymon began securing broadcast arrangements with every channel on the dial, traditional boxing power HBO looked surrounded. Now, with yet another lawsuit against Haymon dropping Wednesday, it’s Haymon who looks like it’s him against the world. Promoter Top Rank joined the legal pursuit of Haymon over his alleged abuse of...
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

PBC: Lara Pitches Shout Out Against Rodriguez; Beterbiev Wins

CHICAGO, IL – On Friday night’s installment of Premier Boxing Champions on Spike TV, defending super welterweight champion Erislandy Lara went the distance to defeat challenger Delvin Rodriguez. Never posing a threat, Rodriguez was like target practice for the Cuban schooled “American Dream.” Rocking Rodriguez as early as round one, Lara marched through the rounds like a...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

David Lemieux-Hassan N’Dam card lands on Fox Sports 2 in US

The U.S. broadcast of the vacant IBF title match-up between Quebec power puncher David Lemieux (33-2, 31 KOs) and number one contender Hassan N’Dam (31-1, 18 KOs) will be on FOX Sports 2 and FOX Deportes on June 20 at 10:00 p.m. ET from the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. The FOX Sports 2 and FOX Deportes triple-header will feature the return of the undefeated Cuban heavyweight...
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June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

David Lemieux & Hassan N’Dam discuss upcoming June 20 clash

Hassan N’Dam and David Lemieux hosted a conference call to discuss their upcoming clash less than a month away in June. Find all the quotes here. Hassan N’Dam: I feel good. It’s the fight that I’ve been waiting for for a very long time, since I beat Curtis Stevens and I’m the official challenger. For me, it’s just a logic continuity after the Curtis Stevens fight. I...
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May 22, 2015  |  Discuss

TQBR Radio 4/14: Lucas Matthysse Vs. Ruslan Provodnikov Preview

Word on the (absence of) street is that hole in the space-time continuum up there used to be the building where Lucas Matthysse and Ruslan Provodnikov signed their contracts to fight one another. It cannot be confirmed, however, as the Hounds of Hell now guard the area, per the instructions of Momma Provodnikov. More seriously, fights like Matthysse-Provodnikov don’t come along...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

PBC on NBC Highlights: Quillin vs. Lee, Garcia vs. Peterson and Spence Jr. vs Vargas

PBC gave us two big fights on NBC this past Saturday night live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The first one was supposed to be contested for “Irish” Andy Lee’s WBO middleweight title. His opponent, the undefeated Peter Quillin, would not make weight though so the title was not on the line. The fight would end in a split draw with Quillin scoring two knockdowns (one...
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Quillin/Lee and Garcia/Peterson put on a show for the PBC on NBC

On Saturday Night Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions series was on NBC and it featured two big time fights. Middleweights Peter Quillin and Andy Lee (not the San Francisco 49ers punter) faced off in a non-title bout because Quillin just missed weight by .6 (160 was the required weight). Danny Garcia and Lamont Peterson fought at a catchweight of 143 lbs. Quillin/Lee Despite disappointment...
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Results: Danny Garcia defeats Lamont Peterson; Lee & Quillin trade knockdowns in draw

Premier Boxing Champions on NBC returned with two exciting bouts Saturday night as Danny “Swift” Garcia (30-0, 17 KOs) defeated Lamont Peterson (33-3-1, 17 KOs) by majority decision and “Irish” Andy Lee (34-2-1, 24 KOs) and Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (31-0-1, 22 KOs) fought to a split draw at Barclays Center. The evening’s second main event saw the undefeated...
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April 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Garcia beats Peterson by majority decision; Quillin, Lee fight to draw

  Unified junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia beat light welterweight Lamont Peterson by majority decision Saturday night at the Barclays Center in a non-title fight. Garcia (30-0) remained unbeaten by getting two scores of 115-113. A third judge ruled the fight to be a draw at 114-114. When they last were in Brooklyn on Aug. 9, Garcia easily had a second-round knockout over...
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April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Andy Lee And Peter Quillin Battle To Draw In Brooklyn

“Irish” Andy Lee (34-2-1, 24 KO) and Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (31-0-1, 24 KO) opened Saturday’s “Premier Boxing Champions” broadcast on NBC with a middleweight tussle which had lost some of its luster after Quillin failed to make weight on Friday. Nobody told Lee and Quillin, though, and they fought to a rousing split draw as the judges turned in cards of 115...
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April 11, 2015  |  Discuss


Dallas’ 2012 Olympian Errol “The Truth” Spence, Jr. (16-0, 13 KO’s) stepped into the ring for his first fight of 2015 and he continued his welterweight surge against Samuel “the Bull” Vargas (20-2-1, 10 KO’s) from Colombia. The fight was on the undercard of the Danny Garcia-Lamont Peterson welterweight and Andy Lee-Peter Quillin fight on NBC’s Premier Boxing Champions...
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April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Viewing Picks for April 11, 2015

All Times Eastern Arena Football Las Vegas Outlaws at Los Angeles KISS — ESPN2, 10 p.m. Australian Rules Football Collingwood Magpies vs. Adelaide Crows — Fox Soccer Plus, 2:30 a.m. Port Adelaide Power vs. Sydney Swans — Fox Sports 2, 5:30 a.m. BoxingPremier Boxing Champions, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY Danny Garcia vs. Lamont Peterson & Andy Lee vs. Peter Quillin ...
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April 11, 2015  |  Discuss
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