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Pascal v Bolonti Weigh-In

Pascal-Bolonti PPV   OFFICIAL WEIGHTS   North American PPV live this Sat. from Montreal starting at 8 p.m. ET    INTENSE PASCAL-BOLONTI STAREDOWN  PASCAL’S TRAINER ROY JONES JR. THE PEACEMAKER     L-R: Jean Pascal, Roy Jones Jr. & Roberto Bolonti   WHO:               Main Event — Light Heavyweights (10) — PPV                        ...
Via BadCulture
December 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Pacquiao Vs. Algieri Results: Jessie Vargas Decisions Antonio DeMarco, Manny Shouldn’t Be Next

Jessie Vargas finally won a clear decision instead of having to rely on Vegas judges to side with him, beating Antonio DeMarco over 12 bruising rounds Saturday night on the undercard of Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri. He isn’t great, or even particularly good, and probably never will be, even having switched to Roy Jones, Jr. as his trainer. But he’s typically in action fights...
Via Bloguin Best
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones vs. Freddie Roach in the corners for Vargas-DeMarco fight

When Jessie Vargas squares off against Antonio DeMarco, on the PPV undercard of the Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri fight,  it will be more than a battle between two Mexican warriors, it will be the first time Freddie Roach and Roy Jones Jr. have worked the same fight as trainers from opposite corners. Furthermore, Jones will be doing the commentary on the remaining pay-per-view...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr.: Hopkins bores opponents so they don’t perform

Roy Jones Jr. has experience against Bernard Hopkins, who fights Sergey Kovalev Nov. 8, so he has the insight many others don’t when it comes to why Hopkins is so tough to fight. Jones beat Hopkins by unanimous decision back in 1993, then Hopkins got his revenge 17 years later in 2010, besting Jones Jr. via his own unanimous decision. Jones said that Hopkins bores fighters he...
Via Fight Hub TV
November 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Unbeaten Frankie Gomez re-signs with Golden Boy

Frankie "Pitbull" Gomez, the pride of East Los Angeles and exciting future prospect, renewed his promotional contract today with Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions, the leading boxing promoter based in Los Angeles, California. "Frankie Gomez is a natural talent and that's why I have no doubt that he'll be the next super star and next world champion from East Los Angeles", said...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Chinese amateur Fanlong Meng signs with Dino Duva’s Dynasty Boxing

Chinese light heavyweight amateur star Fanlong Meng has signed with Dynasty Boxing to fight professionally, President Dino Duva announced today. “Fanlong is one of the best boxers in China,” said Duva. “I’ve had the honor and pleasure of knowing him for five years. He is a terrific boxer-puncher and will fight professionally in a very hot weight class. I believe he has as...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Around the Combat World

  (Welcome to another installment of Around the Combat World, where we chart what happened over the weekend from fighters you know or should know that performed away from your TV screen.)   Krzysztof Wlodarczyk lost to Grigory Drozd [UD] Denis Lebedev defeated Pawel Kolodziej [R2 KO] Tavoris Cloud lost to Artur Beterbiev [R2 TKO] Roy Jones Jr. defeated Hany Atiyo [R1 KO] Dierry...
Via Undercard Superstar
September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. Wins Again By KO

KRASNODAR, RUSSIA – In an era where Father Time is issuing extensions, another former champion keeps marching on and chocking up victories. Friday. in Krasnodar, Russia former pound-for-pound champion Roy Jones Jr. defeated Hany Atiyo by first round knockout in front of a capacity crowed. And he picked up a cruiser weight title too. Going to the body early, Jones backed up Atiyo...
Via BadCulture
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Krzysztof Wlodarczyk & Denis Lebedev doubleheader on Spt 27th shown via Integrated Sports PPV

Integrated Sports Media announced today that it will bring "Clash of the Cruiserweights" to North American fans, Saturday, September 27, live from Dynamo Palace of Sports in Moscow, Russia. Three world championship fights will be featured on "Clash of the Cruiserweights," promoted by Andrey Ryabinsky (World of Boxing), which is being distributed in North America by Integrated Sports...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Full lineup for Box Fan Expo: Mike Tyson, Roy Jones, dozens of fighters & promoters

A veritable who’s who of boxing: Mike Tyson, Roy Jones Jr., Riddick Bowe, Mikey Garcia, Sergio Martinez, Juan Manuel Marquez, Al Bernstein, Robert Garcia and Mia St. John, among others will be at the Las Vegas Convention Center Saturday, Sept. 13 for the inaugural Box Fan Expo. Scheduled from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and coinciding with Mexican Independence Day and the Floyd Mayweather...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

TFON interview with rising Junior Middleweight contender Chris “Sweet” Pearson

I was able to have a phone interview with rising Jr. Middleweight contender Chris Pearson, while he is training for his next fight August 30th. Pearson’s fight will be aired on Showtime so make sure you boxing fans check that out. The Trotwood/Dayton native has a record of 14-0 and 10 KO’s. Check out what Chris had to say! Jesse “JT” Smith = JT Chris “Sweet” Pearson ...
Via The Front Office News
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Brawl on Sept 18th with Junior Wright, Steven Martinez & Amanda Serrano

Back by popular demand comes another edition of "Brooklyn Brawl." Star of David Promotions CEO Dmitriy Salita is excited to announce that another evening of professional boxing will run on Sept. 18, at the Master Theater in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. Cruiserweight Junior Wright (10-0-1, 9 KO's), who wowed the crowd with his skills, stamina and toughness in the last Brooklyn Brawl...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Around the Combat World

(Welcome to another installment of Around the Combat World, where we chart what happened over the weekend from fighters you know or should know that performed away from your TV screen.)    Robert Stieglitz defeated Sergey Khomitsky [R10 TKO] Christina Hammer defeated Anne Sophie Mathis [R5 DQ] Roy Jones Jr. defeated Courtney Fry [R5 TKO] Fernando Montiel defeated Jesus Rios [R1...
Via Undercard Superstar
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch ‘Static’ – A New Series Looking Back At MMA’s Biggest Rivalries

‘Static’ is a new documentary series looking back at some of MMA’s biggest rivalries and you can watch the first episode below which features Anderson Silva Vs Chael Sonnen. The show airs on hip hop superstar Jay-Z’s Life+Times internet hub and he’s also the executive producer alongside Anderson Silva while boxing legend Roy Jones Jr is the narrator. Future episodes are...
Via Fight Of The Night
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Amir Khan, Ramadan, Floyd Mayweather And The Problem Of Fasting

The sun is setting on Floyd Mayweather’s career — he’s 37, obscenely wealthy and has been so dominant that there is little left for him in boxing. To carry on could mean defying gravity like Bernard Hopkins, or to become a shadow of your former self, like Roy Jones, Jr. Why risk it when he could happily spend the rest of his days befriending and defriending famous rappers and...
Via The Queensbury Rules
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Stacey Reile: Roy Jones Jr’s stayLo Boxing Girl Who Leaked Nude Pics

Photos of Stecey Reile, Roy Jones Jrs' stayLo boxing girl who leaked nude pics of him online.
Via Gamedayr
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr.’s Nude Photos Leaked Online By Side Girl

Roy Jones Jr.'s nude photos have been leaked online by a side girl, Stacey Reile, claiming to be his ex mistress.
Via Gamedayr
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Unbeaten Derrick Webster back this Friday in Philly

Undefeated middleweight Derrick "Take it to the Bank" Webster (16-0, 8 KOs) officially returns to action this Friday night when he steps into the ring to meet 32-bout veteran Michael Gbenga (19-13, 19 KOs) at the Pennsylvania Sheet Metal Workers Hall in Philadelphia. The fight comes just two weeks after Webster was scheduled to meet former Ghana Olympian Bastie Samir (14-0-1, 14...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. To Battle Retired MMA Fighter Lytle?

By Brandon Stubbs, Contributing Writer Roy Jones Jr. will finally get his wish and fight a MMA fighter in a boxing ring. But it won’t be against the long rumored,  multi-division UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. Nor will it be big Nick Diaz (who seems always willing to fight anyone at any time). Instead it will be retired UFC welterweight Chris “Lights Out” Lytle...
Via BadCulture
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Chris Lytle in negotiations to box against Roy Jones, Jr.

Retired UFC Welterweight fighter Chris Lytle might be in the spotlight again soon. Lytle, 39, is reportedly in negotiations for a boxing match against current World Boxing Union cruiserweight champion Roy Jones Jr. Should Roy Jones Jr. be scared?(photo courtesy of bjpenn.com) Ariel Helwani revealed the plans on Wednesday’s new edition of “UFC Tonight,” stating that Lytle is...
Via Ring Kings
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz on Pacquiao’s win, Johny Hendricks, Roy Jones Jr. & wanting his UFC contract sold

Nick Diaz is retired from MMA unless the UFC restructures his contract. That is the reality of the situation and we are slowly coming to accept it as the year anniversary of his fight against GSP has come and gone. But that doesn’t mean we have to be done watching him fight. Nick Diaz is completely down to box, and he’s been soaking up the sweet science at a greater rate since...
Via Fight Hub TV
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Gafurov vs. Morrison FOTY Candidate at M-1 Challenge 47

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release  Gafurov vs Morrison in Fight of the Year Candidate to highlight explosiveM-1 Challenge 47   Living combat sports legends Fedor Emelianenko (second from left) and Roy Jones Jr. (fourth from left) were very special guests at M-1 Challenge 47 ORENBURG, Russia (April 5, 2014) –  Last night’s loaded top-to-bottom M-1 Challenge 47 Marat Gafurov event...
Via BadCulture
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

M-1 Challenge 47 Results and Photo Gallery

Marat Gafurov retains M-1 featherweight title with decision over American Lee Morrison M-1 Challenge Featherweight Champion Marat Gafurov (9-0-0) retained his title and remained undefeated, winning a five-round decision over invading American challenger Lee “American Bulldog” Morrison (13-4-0) in tonight’s M-1 Challenge 47 main event at Orenburgzhye Sport Hall in Orenburg...
Via MMA Interplay
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

HBO Boxing doubleheader from AC: Kovalev vs. Agnew, Mayfield vs. Dulorme

HBO Boxing After Dark is back this weekend with Sergey Kovalev vs. Cedric Agnew and Karim Mayfield vs. Thomas Dulorme on Saturday, March 29 at 10 pm from the Adrian Phillips Ballroom at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. In the 12-round main event, Krusher Kovalev (23-0, 21 KOs) of Russia defends his light heavyweight crown against Chicago’s Cedric Agnew (26-0, 13 KOs). Surging to...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Prospect Steven Martinez signs with Square Ring & Star of David

Dmitriy Salita's Star of David Promotions along with Roy Jones Square Ring Promotions announce the signing of Jr. Middleweight Steven Martinez to a co-promotional contract. Steve Martinez (14-1, 11 KOs) out of Bronx, NY is a 3- time New York City Golden Gloves and National Champion.  The highly touted prospect returned to the ring February 27th after a 14 month lay off.  Steve...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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