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Rod Stewart set to perform live at Klitschko vs. Fury event

When Wladimir Klitschko defends his titles against Tyson Fury at ESPRIT arena in Düsseldorf, Germany on October 24th, another Brit will be dazzling the fans – even before the fight’s first round: Rock icon Rod Stewart is going to open the night of the epic fight with an exclusive performance presented by RTL Television. Stewart’s performance at ESPRIT arena in Düsseldorf...
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Results: Leo Santa Cruz edges Abner Mares in exciting encounter

Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz, (31-0-1, 17 KOs) defeated Abner Mares, (29-2-1, 15 KOs) by majority decision in a fight reminiscent of Mexican wars between boxing legends Marco Antonio Barrera and Erik Morales on Saturday night. Scores tallied 117-111 twice and 114-114 in front of a raucous crowd of 13,109 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles for the Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN...
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Shobox results & photos: Trevor Bryan wins decision, Joey Dawejko scores round 1 KO

On a hot summer August night, in a specially-constructed ring outside the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center (DLVEC) across from the D Las Vegas, Trevor “The Dream” Bryan remained unbeaten and passed the toughest test of his career with a crowd-pleasing, hard-fought 10-round unanimous decision over Derric Rossy in the main event of a ShoBox: The New Generation tripleheader. ...
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Video: Floyd Mayweather interview with Jim Gray

An exclusive interview between Floyd “Money” Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs), and Jim Gray was shown during tonight’s ShoBox: The New Generation telecast. Right here, you can find the full video interview with Mayweather, as he talks the fight against Andre Berto, how the media portrays him and the fight, and of course, his career earnings, amongst other things. Take a look, and...
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Photos & quotes: Andre Berto, George Groves, Jhonny Gonzalez LA workout

Andre Berto (30-3, 23 KOs) participated in a media workout at the J.W. Marriott at L.A. Live as he prepares for the biggest fight of his career, agaomst Floyd “Money” Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs), on Saturday, Sept. 12 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas live on SHOWTIME PPV. Take a look at what Berto, Berto’s trainer, Virgil Hunter, George Groves, Jhonny Gonzalez and Leonard...
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Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares weigh-in results & photos

Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares stepped on the scales this Friday afternoon, as each man was finally prepped for his bout on Saturday night. Here, find the full Santa Cruz vs. Mares weigh-in results and photos, along with weights for the prominent undercard bouts. Santa Cruz vs. Mares Weights: Santa Cruz – 124.8 lbs Mares: 125.2 lbs Undercard Weights Hugo Ruiz – 121...
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Adrien Broner vs. Khabib Allakhverdiev set for October 3 in Cincinnati

Adrien “The Problem” Broner (30-2, 22 KOs) returns to his hometown to face Khabib “The Hawk” Allakhverdiev (19-1, 9 KOs) for the WBA Super Lightweight title on Saturday, October 3 live on Showtime from U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. In the co-feature, undefeated IBF Junior Lightweight titlist Jose “The Sniper” Pedraza (20-0, 12 KOs) will defend his belt against...
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Darleys Perez vs. Anthony Crolla rematch set for November 21 in Manchester

Anthony Crolla will face Darleys Perez in a rematch for the WBA Lightweight title at the Manchester Arena on November 21. Crolla and Perez clashed in the same venue in July where Perez kept hold of his title via a majority draw despite a strong performance from Crolla and having two points deducted in the second half of the fight for low blows. The WBA granted Crolla a second crack...
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Mitchell Smith headlines homecoming show Oct 30th

Mitchell Smith is relishing his ‘homecoming’ at Harrow Leisure Centre on Friday October 30th when he headlines a show for the first time. The unbeaten ace from Harrow Weald makes the second defense of the title against George Jupp and is looking to put on a stunning performance in front of his home fans. Mitchell was in sensational form last month when he destroyed Dennis Tubieron...
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Weights from DC: Bennett vs. Maicelo headlines tonight at Convention Center

Right here you can find weights for Friday night’s card at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The event is headlined by Brandon Bennett vs. Jonathan Maicelo, and also features a number of other prospects. Find the full weigh-in results here. Brandon Bennett 135.6 – Jonathan Maicelo 134.6 Phil Jackson-Benson 169 – Jinner Guerrero 168.4 Jamel Herring 133.4 – Ariel...
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Zab Judah returns Sept 10th in Westbury, NY; Amanda Serrano on card

On Thursday, September 10, at The Space at Westbury in Westbury, New York, the night’s 10-round super lightweight main event showcases Zab “Super” Judah (42-9, 29 KOs) of Brooklyn, New York, against Florida, via Barranquilla, Colombia’s Hevinson Herrera (18-11-1, 12 KOs). This will be Judah’s first fight under his new GCP co-promotional banner. The charismatic former champion...
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Floyd Mayweather vs. Andre Berto betting odds & lines

Betting odds: Mayweather vs. Berto Everyone knows that Floyd Mayweather is a huge favorite against Andre Berto. But just how big of a favorite is he? The oddsmakers have gone a bit off the deep end with how they’ve put the line together for this fight. These odds are out of this world, take a look below. Mayweather vs. Berto Betting Lines Get a 50% deposit bonus at Bovada to...
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Shobox weigh-in results & photos: Bryan-Rossy, Visinia-Dawejko, Cabrera-Perez

The six fighters who’ll be making their ShoBox: The New Generation debuts Friday, Aug. 28 at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center are set to go following Thursday’s official weigh-in outside the D on Fremont Street’s Stage 3. In the 10-round main event of a Don King Productions-promoted tripleheader, promising up-and-coming heavyweight Trevor Bryan (15-0, 11 KOs), of...
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Photos & quotes: Final Santa Cruz vs. Mares presser

With just days to go until their showdown, Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (30-0-1, 17 KOs) and Abner Mares (29-1-1, 15 KOs) faced-off at the final press conference at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. Find the photos and quotes here. Fighters participating on Saturday night’s undercard were also in attendance including exciting Mexican brawlers Hugo Ruiz (35-2, 31 KOs) and...
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Natu Visinia: I had no business going against Steve Cunningham at that time

Heavyweight Natu Visinia will be looking for his 2nd consecutive victory when he takes on Joey Dawejko in an 8-round bout that will be part of a ShoBox: The New Genration card tomorrow night. Visinia is coming off a 4th round stoppage over Joshua Clark on May 13 in Hollywood, California. With that win, the 30 year-old from Clinton, Illinois raised his mark to 11-1 with 9 knockouts...
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Khiary Gray ready for big performance Friday 18th at Twin River

Austin, Tex., junior middleweight Kenton Sippio-Cook suggests Khiary Gray should’ve done his homework before agreeing to fight him Friday, Sept. 18th, 2015 at Twin River Casino. “Somebody in Khiary’s team either got lazy with their work in finding an opponent, or really just doesn’t care about Khiary,” Sippio-Cook said. “It’s as simple as that.” Gray (8-0, 6 KOs)...
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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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Cotto vs. Canelo NYC presser photos & quotes

Credit: Gene Belvins-HoganPhotos/Roc Nation Sports/Golden Boy Promotions Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33 KOs) and Canelo Alvarez (45-1-1, 32 KOs) were greeted by hundreds of chanting fans as they hosted a press conference in New York City on Wednesday, as stop three of their international four-city press tour ahead of their highly anticipated championship showdown in November. MIGUEL...
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Floyd Mayweather workout photos & quotes from Vegas media day

Floyd “Money” Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs) opened up the Mayweather Boxing Club on Wednesday for media day as he prepares for Andre Berto (30-3, 23 KOs) on Saturday, Sept. 12 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, live on Showtime PPV. Find all the photos and quotes here. Floyd Mayweather “Berto can fight. He’s a two-time champion. He’s hungry. He comes to wage...
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Kendall Holt signs with Greg Cohen, will return after two year layoff

Greg Cohen proudly announces the signing of former junior welterweight titlist Kendall “Rated R” Holt to a promotional contract. Holt (28-6, 16 KOs), from Paterson, New Jersey, hasn’t been in the ring in over two years, but is eager to get back in the swing of things and take on the world’s top welterweights. “I’m excited about having another opportunity to fight and...
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Andy Lee: I’m the one with world class KO power & that’s the difference

Andy Lee has been overwhelmed at the number of Irish fans set to travel to Manchester for his title clash with Billy Joe Saunders. The WBO middleweight titlist goes against the unbeaten Londoner in an Ireland versus England showdown and has been taken aback at the number of fans snapping up tickets for the October 10th Manchester Arena clash. Masses of Irish supporters disappointed...
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British boxing: Tony Bellew replaces Callum Johnson Sept 5th in Leeds, Whyte faces Guinn Sept 12th

Tony Bellew has replaced Callum Johnson on the bill at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on September 5. Liverpool star Bellew is hunting a third title shot and first up at Cruiserweight after he gained revenge over bitter foe Nathan Cleverly in a rematch in November and returned to the ring in June with a stoppage victory following a stint in America filming Creed, the latest film...
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Leo Santa Cruz-Abner Mares workout photos & quotes

Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (30-0-1, 17 KOs ) and Abner Mares (29-1-1, 15 KOs) held a workout and public meeting this afternoon ahead of their fight on Saturday, August 29 from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles. Check out the photos and quotes here. LEO SANTA CRUZ “We both have a lot to prove. Neither of us wants to lose. I know he’s really hungry to get the victory...
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ESPN’s coverage slate for Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares this Saturday

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN will feature live coverage on ESPN on Saturday, August 29 at 10 p.m. ET from Los Angeles’ STAPLES Center of a 12-round featherweight bout between undefeated Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (30-0-1, 17 KOs) and Abner Mares (29-1-1, 15 Kos). Fighter backgrounds: A two-division world champion with a fan-friendly style, the 26-year-old Santa Cruz...
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Jonathan Maicelo determined to defeat Bennett & get another title shot after loss to Darleys Perez

This Friday night, August 28 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, DC, Brandon Bennett (19-1, 8 KO’s) will square off with former title challenger Jonathan Maicelo (21-2, 12 KO’s) in a Lightweight bout scheduled for 10-rounds. Maicelo of Callao, Peru, but now resides in North Bergen, New Jersey is just seven months removed from challenging Darleys Perez...
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