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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...
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

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 in a bout he was going...
Via Bloguin Best
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...
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)...
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...
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...
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

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
April 04, 2014  |  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
April 03, 2014  |  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
April 02, 2014  |  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
March 31, 2014  |  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
March 29, 2014  |  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

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
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