TUREANO JOHNSON NEWS

No Holds Barred on The Ruckus “Middle Wait” Show

LOS ANGELES, CA – Wednesday night on The Ruckus podcast, it was an all-star, no-holds barred night of boxing talk when hosts Jeandra LeBeauf, Ryan Bivins, and Michelle Rosado are joined by middleweights Curtis Stevens and Willie Monroe on an episode entitled “The Middle Wait.”   As the main men in the middle, Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez have...
Via BadCulture
January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Golovkin vs. Lemieux fight night photos, video highlights & more post-fight coverage

Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (34-0, 31 KOs) added the IBF Middleweight Title to his collection — and became the ProBoxingFans.com World Middleweight Champion — with an exhilarating performance against, David Lemieux (34-3, 31 KOs), culminating in an eighth round technical knockout victory on Saturday, October 17, at Madison Square Garden with a sold out crowed of 20, 548 fight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin Vs David Lemieux Results: Tureano Johnson, Luis Ortiz Win

Tureano Johnson beat on Eamonn O’Kane so much Saturday night he set a middleweight record for beating on someone according to CompuBox, scoring a unanimous decision and landing 405 shots. Johnson connected on a whopping 58 percent of his power punches, and yet O’Kane made it to the final bell despite taking two knockdowns in the opening round. Johnson eventually started boxing...
Via The Queensbury Rules
October 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Golovkin vs. Lemieux card gets Luis Ortiz vs. Matias Vidondo & Tureano Johnson vs. Eamonn O’Kane

On Saturday, Oct. 17, the “Mecca of Boxing,” Madison Square Garden, will host two additional stellar matchups as undefeated Cuban heavyweight Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz (22-0, 19 KOs) takes on Matias Ariel “El Matador” Vidondo (20-1-1, 18 KOs) for the Interim WBA Heavyweight strap and middleweight Tureano Johnson (18-1, 13 KOs)faces Eamonn “King Kane” O’Kane...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson signs with Golden Boy

Tureano Johnson (18-1, 13 KOs) of Nassau, Bahamas, has signed on with Golden Boy Promotions to help him on the road to to the top of the middleweight division. Joining a stable of middleweight fighters at Golden Boy Promotions including Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez and IBF Middleweight titlist David Lemieux, Johnson has shown himself as a fierce competitor racking up an impressive...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson Signs With Golden Boy Promotions

2008 U.S. OLYMPIAN AND HEAVY HITTING MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION TUREANO JOHNSON SIGNS WITH GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS   LOS ANGELES (August 13, 2015) – WBA International Middleweight and WBC Silver Middleweight Titlist standout Tureano Johnson (18-1, 13 KOs) of Nassau in the Bahamas, has signed on with Golden Boy Promotions to help him on the road to becoming one of the new kings of the...
Via BadCulture
August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Curtis Stevens re-signs with Main Events

Curtis “Showtime” Stevens (27-5, 20 KOs) the 30-year old middleweight from Brownsville, Brooklyn has signed a new promotional deal with Main Events. Stevens originally signed with Main Events in February 2013. During his first two years with the promotional outfit, he scored several victories earning him a challenge against Gennady Golovkin and made his DirecTV BKB debut against...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson wants in on the Gennady Golovkin & Miguel Cotto mix

Gary Shaw Productions’ middleweight contender Tureano Johnson (18-1, 13 KOs) is looking for the biggest fights in the division. Johnson is riding a 4-fight winning streak with the hopes of landing a world title shot. Tureano’s only blemish is a controversial TKO loss to Curtis Stevens in which he was winning on all scorecards before the referee stopped the bout in the final round...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson sparring with Daniel Geale, says Miguel Cotto in for a big surprise

Middleweight contender Tureano Johnson (18-1, 13 KOs) is now the chief sparring partner for Daniel Geale (31-3, 16 KOs) as he prepares him for his upcoming title clash with Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32 KOs). Johnson  is currently ranked WBC #2, WBA #5, IBF #8 and WBO #13. He gives his thought on sparring with Geale. “Daniel Geale is a special fighter who possesses a lot of boxing skills...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Who Will Answer Golovkin’s Call For May?

LOS ANGELES — Gennady Golovkin is still plans to fight on May 16th. Potential opponent Taureno Johnson, largely considered the front runner bout, tweeted this past Tuesday, “Want to be honest with all my fans. I would love to fight GGG and have accepted the fight, but I haven’t been told that GGG wants to fight me.”  BoxingScene.com’s Francisco Salazar followed up on the...
Via BadCulture
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson calls out big names at middleweight

This past Friday, Bahamian middleweight Tureano Johnson (18-1, 13 KOs) scored  a bruising victory against Colombian contender Alex Theran (17-2, 2 KOs). Johnson thumped the former Olympian over five rounds, dropping him once in the 4th round, then again in the 5th. Theran, who suffered an injury and could not return for the 6th round, was taking a beating before bowing out of the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Throne Boxing Hosts 1st Weigh-in In NYC

Photo credit: Ismael AbduSalaam/BeatsBoxingMayhem.com NEW YORK – Throne Boxing, RocNation Sports foray into the world of boxing, held their inaugural weigh-in today at the 40/40 Club in Manhattan. Despite the blistering cold weather conditions, media converged on the locale to get their first look at boxing’s newest entity. Headlining Friday’s card, to be broadcast on Fox Spors...
Via BadCulture
January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Fighters of the Week

Luke Irwin: 1. Saul Alvarez: See below. 2. Erislandy Lara: I had it 117-114 for Lara, but I’m not outraged, I figured he would outbox Alvarez, but it’s not a robbery. He should have, and more importantly, COULD HAVE, done more. He was more concerned with making his defense and footwork look great than scoring with combos and good punches. It was there, he didn’t take it. 3...
Via Undercard Superstar
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Results: Tureano Johnson & Jonathan Maicelo win on FNF

In the main event on ESPN "Friday Night Fights" at the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, WA, Tureano Johnson (15-1, 10 KOs) handed Mike Gavronski (14-1-1, 10 KOs) his first defeat, as they battled in a 10-round middleweight showdown. Johnson started off slow, but kept the pressure on Gavronski, wearing him down as the fight went into the later rounds. Johnson used a pressure style...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Friday Night Fights Results: Tureano Johnson Thrives In Return To TV

Tureano Johnson withstood a hot start from Mike Gavronski to dish out a unanimous decision beating on ESPN2′s Friday Night Fights, in his first appearance since making an impression in a controversial loss to Curtis Stevens. It was a well-deserved and successful return to television sets. The middleweight protested the final round stoppage against Stevens on NBC Sports in a bout...
Via The Queensbury Rules
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Viewing Picks for July 11, 2014

All Times Eastern Australian Rules Football Melbourne Demons vs. Geelong Cats — Fox Sports 2, 11:30 p.m. North Melbourne Kangaroos vs. St. Kilda Saints — Fox Soccer Plus, midnight Boxing Friday Night Fights, Shelton, WA Middleweights Mike Gavronski vs. Tureano Johnson — ESPN2, 9 p.m. CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Montreal Alouettes — ESPN3, 7 p.m. Ottawa RedBlacks at Edmonton...
Via Awful Announcing
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Friday’s Viewing Picks

Australian Rules Football Melbourne Demons vs. Geelong Cats — Fox Sports 2, 11:30 p.m. North Melbourne Kangaroos vs. St. Kilda Saints — Fox Soccer Plus, midnight Boxing Friday Night Fights, Shelton, WA Middleweights Mike Gavronski vs. Tureano Johnson — ESPN2, 9 p.m. CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Montreal Alouettes — TSN/ESPN3, 7 p.m. Ottawa RedBlacks at Edmonton Eskimos ...
Via Fang's Bites
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

FNF weigh-in results: Gavronski vs. Johnson, Hovhannisyan vs. Maicelo

Friday night on ESPN Friday Night Fights from Shelton, Washington, an intriguing doubleheader takes place, featuring middleweights Mike Gavronski and Tureano Johnson, and lightweights Art Hovhannisyan and Jonathan Maicelo. Right here, you'll find the official weigh-in results for the FNF fights and the entire card. Take a look. Mike Gavronski 159 vs Tureano Johnson 160 Art Hovhannisyan...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson-Mike Gavronski, Hovhannisyan-Maicelo FNF preview

Tureano Johnson (14-1, 10 KOs) and Mike Gavronski (14-0-1, 10 KOs) battle in a 10-round middleweight showdown in the ESPN "Friday Night Fights headline event this week. Also, in the 10-round co-feature, lightweights, Art Hovhannisyan (17-1-2, 9 KOs) and Jonathan Maicelo (20-1, 12 KOs) will go to war. The ESPN "Friday Night Fights" telecast begins this Friday July 11 at 9:00 p.m....
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Prospects Kenneth Sims Jr & Eduardo Martinez return on FNF undercard July 11

Highly touted prospects Kenneth "Bossman" Sims Jr. (2-0, 1 KO) and Eduardo Martinez (2-0, 1 KO), both hailing from Chicago, return to the ring and will fight July 11, 2014 at the Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, WA. Headlining the ESPN "Friday Night Fights" card will be middleweights Tureano Johnson (14-1, 10 KOs) and Mike Gavronski (14-0-1, 10 KOs) who'll battle in a 10...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Hovhannisyan vs. Maicelo, Johnson vs. Gavronski on FNF July 11 at Little Creek Casino

Gary Shaw Productions presents, ESPN "Friday Night Fights" July 11, 2014 at the Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, WA. The 10-round main event will feature lightweights, Art Hovhannisyan (17-1-2, 9 KOs) vs. Jonathan Maicelo (20-1, 12 KOs). In the co-feature, middleweights Tureano Johnson (14-1, 10 KOs) and Mike Gavronski (14-0-1, 10 KOs) will battle in a 10-round middleweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend Afterthoughts On Quality/Controversial NBC Sports Show, Flyweight Excellence And More

That’s the heavyweight fight people were gaga about this weekend: Steve Cunningham winning a tight battle against Amir Mansour on NBC Sports, one bloody, the other swollen, a power puncher vs. a boxer,  both men on the canvas, a close decision win for Cunningham. It was more consistently good than the undercard bout, between middleweights Curtis Stevens and Tureano Johnson, which...
Via The Queensbury Rules
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

USS Cunningham gets off the deck to beat Mansour, Stevens scores controversial final round stoppage

Steve "USS" Cunningham (27-6, 12 KOs) took down the undefeated Amir "Hardcore" Mansour (20-1, 15 KOs) via unanimous decision at the Liacouras Center. In the all-Philly main event, Philadelphia-raised Cunningham and Philadelphia-trained Mansour brawled for ten rounds of heart-stopping action that had the entire crowd at the Liacouras Center on their feet and screaming for more. These...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Stevens vs. Johnson analysis: More Stevens fireworks, or does Johnson remain unbeaten?

Tonight when Curtis "Showtime" Stevens (26-4-0, 19 KOs) of Brooklyn, NJ and undefeated Tureano Johnson (14-0, 10 KOs) of Nassau, Bahamas square off at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, boxing fans will find out if Tureano can live up to all the smack talk he was throwing in Curtis' direction at Wednesday's press conference. Johnson said, "Come Friday night someone is going to...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Cunningham vs. Mansour Weigh-In

PHILADELPHIA, PA - Photo credit: Darryl Cobb Amir Mansour 222.5 vs. Steve Cunningham 206 Curtis Stevens 162.8 vs. Tureano Johnson 162.2 Roberto Jose Acevedo 170 vs. Lee Campbell 168.4 Edner Cherry 144.1 vs. Robert Osiobe 144.3 Mike Lee 179.3 vs. Peter Lewison 181.1 Sullivan Barrera 176 vs. Larry Pryor 175.5 Edgardo Torres 137.3 vs. Evincii Dixon 141    
Via BadCulture
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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