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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
17 days ago  |  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...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Gary Shaw outraged at the Johnson stoppage

Tonight at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA, Gary Shaw Productions middleweight contender Tureano Johnson (14-1, 10 KOs), was robbed of his opportunity to continue fighting with Curtis Stevens (27-4, 20 KOs) when referee Gary Rosato prematurely stopped the bout at the 2:09 mark of the tenth and final round.
Via Ringnews24
19 days ago  |  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...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
19 days ago  |  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
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cunningham vs. Mansour, Stevens vs. Johnson weigh-in results & photos

Thursday at the Hyatt Regency at Penns Landing in Philadelphia, PA, Steve Cunnningham, Amir Mansour, Curtis Stevens, Tureano Johnson and the undercard fighters weighed-in for Friday night's event at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA live on NBCSN Fight Night. Below are the weights and photos from the event: Steve Cunningham      Amir Mansour Philadelphia, PA...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cunningham vs. Mansour, Stevens vs. Johnson final presser photos & quotes

A verbal sparring match took place between Steve "USS" Cunningham and Amir "Hardcore" Mansour as they faced each other at the final press conference for this Friday's fight at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia and on NBCSN Fight Night. Amir's words incited a vocal reaction from Cunningham. The quotes and photos from the events are highlighted below...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Cunningham vs. Mansour, Stevens vs. Johnson this Friday on NBC Sports Fight Night

NBCSN presents Fight Night this Friday at 10 p.m. ET featuring a heavyweight match-up between Steve "USS" Cunningham (26-6-0, 12 KOs) and Amir "Hardcore" Mansour (20-0-0, 15 KOs) for Philadelphia bragging rights. Cunningham is a Philadelphia native who learned to box in the United States Navy and has not fought in front of his hometown crowd in eleven years. Mansour...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Curtis Stevens wants to put on another spectacular show this Friday

Curtis "Showtime" Stevens took a relaxing vacation after his first round knockout of Patrick "The Machine" Majewski on January 24 at Resorts in Atlantic City, NJ and now he is faster, stronger, rested and ready to take on Tureano Johnson Friday, April 4 at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA. Stevens, who vowed to stay busy this year, spent two weeks in Mexico...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Curtis Stevens risking potential world title shot against undefeated Tureano Johnson

Curtis "Showtime" Stevens took a relaxing vacation after his first round knockout of Patrick "The Machine" Majewski on January 24 at Resorts in Atlantic City, NJ and now he is faster, stronger, rested and ready to take on Tureano Johnson Friday, April 4 at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA. Stevens, who vowed to stay busy this year, spent two weeks in Mexico...
Via Ringnews24
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Cunningham-Mansour undercard includes Mike Lee, Sullivan Barrera, Roberto Acevedo

Friday night at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA Steve "USS" Cunningham (26-6, 12 KOs) vs. Amir "Hardcore" Mansour (20-0, 15 KOs) and Curtis "Showtime" Stevens (26-4, 19 KOs) vs.Tureano Johnson (14-0, 10 KOs). headlines NBC Sports Fight Night. Check out the full undercard right here. Main Events will debut two of their newest signings. First...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Exciting Undercard Scheduled for Friday Night at the Liacouras Center

Friday night at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA a stacked and diverse undercard will fire up the crowd for the main event between Philadelphia's own Steve "USS" Cunningham (26-6, 12 KOs) and Delaware native Amir "Hardcore" Mansour (20-0, 15 KOs) and the co-feature between Curtis "Showtime" Stevens (26-4, 19 KOs) and Tureano Johnson (14-0...
Via Ringnews24
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson Looks To Go To War With Stevens

Photo By Tom Casino / Showtime New Jersey (March 24, 2014) - Gary Shaw Productions undefeated middleweight contender,Tureano Johnson (14-0, 10 KOs) is training hard for his upcoming bout with Curtis “Showtime” Stevens (26-4-0, 19 KOs) taking place at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA on Friday, April 4th. Johnson vs. Stevens, a ten-round bout, will be will be televised...
Via BadCulture
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson: I’m going to get barbaric in the ring against Curtis Stevens

Tureano Johnson (14-0, 10 KOs) is training hard for his upcoming bout with Curtis "Showtime" Stevens (26-4-0, 19 KOs) taking place at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA on Friday, April 4th. Johnson, who resides in Hollywood, Florida, by way of Nassau, Bahamas, was part of the 2008 Bahamas Olympic Team. After having a decorated amateur career in which he worked alongside...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson looks to go to war with Curtis Stevens

Gary Shaw Productions undefeated middleweight contender, Tureano Johnson (14-0, 10 KOs) is training hard for his upcoming bout with Curtis "Showtime" Stevens (26-4-0, 19 KOs) taking place at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA on Friday, April 4th. Johnson vs. Stevens, a ten-round bout, will be will be televised on NBCSN "Fight Night" as the co-feature to...
Via Ringnews24
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Curtis Stevens takes on undefeated Tureano Johnson on April 4 NBC Sports Fight Night

Less than three months after middleweight Curtis "Showtime" Stevens (26-4-0, 19 KOs) knocked out Patrick Majewski in the first round at Resorts International Casino and Hotel, he will take on the undefeated Tureano Johnson (14-0-0, 10 KOs) at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA on Friday, April 4th. The Stevens-Johnson ten round fight will be the co-feature on the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Dierry Jean headlines Shobox on May 10, John Thompson-Tureano Johnson in co-feature

On Friday, May 10, SHOBOX: The Next Generation will be emanating from the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma. In the night's televised main event, Montreal, Quebec, Canada's undefeated IBF #3-ranked Dierry "Dougy Style" Jean (24-0, 16 KOs) will take on Los Angeles' IBF #7-rated southpaw Cleotis "Mookie" Pendarvis (17-3-2, 6 KOs) in a 12-round IBF...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Alejandro Perez Moves Up In Weight, Defeats Art Hovhannisyan

There wasn’t much relaxing at the Morongo Casino Resort and Spa on Friday. Showtime’s ShoBox series and Gary Shaw productions hosted an action-packed night of the sweet science from Cabazon, Calif. The main event was a closely contested outing between a pair of Wild Card Gym sparring partners, as Alejandro Perez edged Art Hovhannisyan in a junior lightweight fight that...
Via The Queensbury Rules
February 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Hovhannisyan-Perez, Johnson-Fortune weigh-in results & photos for Shobox

The boxers who will fight on a terrific doubleheader on ShoBox: The New Generation Friday, Feb. 22, made weight on their first attempts Thursday at Morongo Casino Resort. Main eventers Art “Lionheart” Hovhannisyan (15-0-2, 8 KOs), of Glendale, Calif., and Alejandro “El Alacran” Perez (16-3-1, 11 KOs), of Salinas, Calif., each tipped the scale at 130 pounds. View the full...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Undefeated Tureano Johnson looking to impress Friday on Shobox

One of the most dynamic prospects in the middleweight division will be making his 2013 debut as Tureano "Reno" Johnson (13-0, 10 KOs) gears up to make a significant push this year towards the upper stratosphere of his weight class. Johnson will lock horns with Willie Fortune (15-0, 7 KOs) -- a dangerous prospect in his own right -- in the co-main event of ShoBox: The New...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson scores two knockouts in four days

In pure throwback style, undefeated middleweight prospect, Tureano Johnson (13-0, 10 KOs), recorded two knockouts in four days when he traveled to the Dominican Republic and defeated Jonalis Reyes on September 29th, followed by a third round stoppage of Jose Morla on October 2nd.Credit: Team JohnsonPromoted by Gary Shaw Productions, Johnson who hails from the Bahamas is on the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Tureano Johnson, undefeated middleweight & former Olympian, signs with Gary Shaw

Gary Shaw is happy to announce the signing of undefeated middleweight prospect, Tureano "Reno" Johnson (9-0, 6 KOs) to an exclusive promotional contract.  Johnson, who represented the Bahamas in the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, China, had an extensive amateur career and brings a lot of experience to the professional ranks, as he's started his career with nine...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Bryant Jennings, Curtis Stevens & more showcased on Adamek-Chambers undercard

On Saturday, June 16th, NBC  Sports Network "Fight Night will return with Tomasz "Goral" Adamek vs. "Fast" Eddie Chambers at Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. The first fight will be 6:30pm at "The Rock" and the NBCSN broadcast will begin begin at 9PM ET. There's a deep undercard for the show, including Bryant Jennings, the undefeated...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 14, 2012  |  Discuss

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