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Shobox anniversary quadrupleheader on July 17 features six unbeaten fighters

ShoBox: The New Generation will celebrate its 14th anniversary on Friday, July 17, with a quadrupleheader featuring eight promising boxers with a combined record of 125-4-4 with 1 No Contest and 75 knockouts. Six of the fighters competing at the Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, Pa., are undefeated and will risk their perfect records against each other, including headliners Antoine...
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Q&A interview with undefeated Tony Harrison; faces Willie Nelsen on July 11 PBC on ESPN card

Undefeated rTony Harrison (21-0, 18 KOs) is set for his Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN showdown against Willie Nelson (23-2-1, 13 KOs) taking place Saturday, July 11 from the USF Sun Dome in Tampa and will look to make an impression in his first PBC start. Harrison’s fight will mark the very first PBC on ESPN bout and will precede the evening’s main event featuring undefeated...
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Nadjib Mohammedi working with Abel Sanchez in Big Bear to prep for Kovalev

On July 25, 2015, Nadjib “IronDjib” Mohammedi (37-3, 23 KOs) the current IBF #1 contender, will face Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (27-0-1, 24 KOs) at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada and live on HBO World Championship Boxing. For the biggest fight of his career, Mohammedi will have world-renowned trainer Abel Sanchez in his corner. Abel is best known for his work with Gennady...
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Juergen Braehmer returns on September 5th

Juergen Braehmer (46-2, 34 KOs) will defend his WBA Light Heavyweight title against Konni Konrad (21-1-1, 11 KOs) on September 5 in Dresden. Ahead of his fifth successive world title defense, the 36 year-old two-time world champion is relishing a return to the Saxon capital. ‘’I have good memories from fighting in Dresden,’’ said Braehmer. ‘’It was here that I came back...
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Jose Zepeda ready to head to England & take out Terry Flanagan

Jose Zepeda says he’s ready to rumble when he comes to England and face Terry Flanagan for the Vacant WBO Lightweight title on Saturday July 11th at the Manchester Velodrome. With under two weeks to go until the big showdown between the undefeated fighters, Zepeda is adding the finishing touches to his training as he faces the biggest fight of his career against the Manchester...
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Matchroom announces 4 new signings, including Callum Johnson

Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Boxing are delighted to announce that Callum Johnson, Marcus Morrison, Reece Bellotti and Jake Ball have all signed promotional deals with the company. Commonwealth Gold medal star Johnson moved to 13-0 in the paid ranks at the Echo Arena on Saturday and the Lincolnshire Light Heavyweight will return to action in Leeds on September 5 on the undercard of...
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Martin Murray to return on July 18 for 2nd fight in a month

Martin Murray has been added to the bill at the Manchester Arena on July 18 as the St Helens man continues his assault on the Super Middleweight division. Murray made his bow at the weight at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on Saturday, delivering a vicious body shot to kick off life at 168lbs with a second round KO win. The three-time Middleweight World title challenger replaces Heavyweight...
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British fighter Steed Woodall continuing his American fight game education

Unlike most British boxers who first establish themselves at home in the United Kingdom before fighting in the United States, Steed “The Stallion” Woodall packed up and moved 1-½ years ago from Birmingham, England to Miami in order to pursue his boxing dream. As an amateur, Woodall was a five-time England National Champion, two-time British Champion, and quarterfinalist in the...
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2015 AIBA European Game championship results & medal winners

The very first edition of the European Games closed on June 28 in Baku, Azerbaijan, as boxing enchanted and electrified the spectators in Baku. Across 12 exhilarating days, thousands of fans enjoyed the opportunity to experience hundreds of boxing matches at the Crystal Hall venue and supported the men and women champions. AIBA President Dr Ching Kuo-Wu praised the Baku 2015 European...
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Full July 8th Broadway Boxing card, Bryant Cruz vs. Martin Cardona in main event

Next Wednesday, July 8th, Broadway Boxing will return to the B.B. King Blues Club and Grill in midtown Manhattan. The 11-bout card is headlined by popular junior lightweight prospect Bryant “Peewee” Cruz (14-0, 7KO’s) as he puts his undefeated record on the line against the Martin Cardona (19-5, 14KO’s) in their matchup scheduled for eight rounds. Also appearing in separate...
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Spotlight on Katie Taylor, named AIBA boxer of the month

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has named Ireland’s Katie Taylor as its Boxer of the Month for June. Taylor is the current Olympic Champion, AIBA Women’s World Champion, EUBC European Women’s Continental Champion, and European Union Champion, and added a gold medal from the Baku 2015 European Games to her glistening trophy cabinet on Saturday night. AIBA President...
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New Blood results: Jose Roman, Cesar Villarraga & LaRon Mitchell all win

In the “New Blood” main event, lightweight Jose Roman (21-1, 14 KOs) soundly defeated veteran Marco Antonio Lopez (24-7, 15 KOs) through eight rounds in what amounted to a satisfying win for the Los Angeles area native. “Lopez came in with a lot of experience against world class competition,” said Roman, who won with scores 78-73, 79-72, 77-74. “I dropped him in the...
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Keith Thurman training camp quotes & photos

Undefeated Welterweight Keith “One Time” Thurman (25-0, 21 KOs) is ready for his July 11 Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN fight, the first PBC fight on ESPN. Thurman will meet former world champion Luis Collazo (33-6, 19 KOs) on ESPN at 9 pm live from the USF Sun Dome in Tampa. The 26-year-old Thurman, who kicked off the inaugural PBC card with a unanimous decision victory...
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Beibut Shumenov vs. BJ Flores set for July 25 in Vegas

Beibut Shumenov (15-2, 10 KOs) meets cruiserweight contender and NBC boxing analyst B.J. Flores (31-1-1, 20 KOs) on Saturday, July 25 on Premier Boxing Champions on NBCSN live from The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas with televised coverage beginning at 9pm. The evening’s televised co-feature will showcase a pair of undefeated rising contenders as Jordan Shimmell (19...
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Indian star amateur Vijender Singh to turn pro, signs with Frank Warren

Francis Warren of Queensberry Promotions and Neerav Tomar of IOS Sport and Entertainment are delighted to announce that Vijender Singh, the superstar of Indian amateur boxing, has now turned professional. Singh should be familiar to fans of Olympic boxing and USA boxing, as he defeated Terrell Gausha in the 2012 London Olympics. Singh, the 2008 Olympic Bronze Medalist, has signed...
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Weekend APB results from junior welterweight & light heavyweight divisions

Manerba del Garda, Italy, hosted the AIBA Pro Boxing Light Welter and Light Heavyweight Cycle I Round 1 on June 27th with the following match results. LIGHT WELTER 64 KG – Location: Manerba del Garda – Venue: Palazzetto dello Sport APB Light Welterweights Harutyunyan and Chadi both win to set up incredible Cycle I Round 2 clash Two outstanding Light Welterweight (64 kg) matches...
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Video: Celebrate & look back at 1,000 HBO Boxing fights

This weekend’s Timothy Bradley vs. Jessie Vargas card featured the 1,000th fight that was televised live on HBO Boxing. Right here, HBO takes a look back at their history, splicing together scenes from some of the biggest and most memorable battles, and biggest names in the sport. The quick numbers include 1,000 fights, 522 KO’s, and 8,430 rounds that have aired on HBO since...
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Super featherweight Andy Vences improves to 12-0

Super featherweight prospect Andy “El Tiburon” Vences (12-0 8KOs) of San Jose, CA continued his winning ways knocking out Santiago “The Wolf” Guevara (8-2 3KOs) in the fourth round of the co-main event of ‘Golden Boy Live’ on Fox Sports 1. For Vences, this is his sixth straight knockout and his victory over Guevara was his most impressive of his career as he defeated...
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Timothy Bradley-Jessie Vargas results: Bradley dominates despite funny finish

Timothy Bradley took on the previously unbeaten Jessie Vargas on Saturday night from the StubHub Center in Carson California, televised live on HBO Boxing. Bradley took home a well-earned unanimous decision victory, despite a funny finish which lefty plenty ringside and at home scratching their heads. Throughout the fight, Bradley largely dominated Vargas. As we had forecasted...
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Results & photos: Gilberto Ramirez & Diego Magdaleno both win big

Two of Top Rank’s stars for the future won big on Friday night, in televised action on truTV’s Friday night series from the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. Here, find the full results from the card along with photos of the action. In the main event, the unbeaten Ramirez dominated veteran Derek Edwards. He swept every round on all the judges’ scorecards, and by...
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Results & photos: Dominic Wade edges Sam Soliman by split decision on Shobox

In an extremely difficult fight to score, undefeated middleweight Dominic “Lights Out” Wade (18-0, 12 KOs), of Washington, D.C., escaped with a split 10-round decision over former titlist Sam “King” Soliman (44-13, 1 NC, 18 KOs), of Melbourne, Australia, in the main event Friday on ShoBox from Little Creek Casino. Wade, who scored a disputed knockdown in the fourth round...
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Weights from Bethlehem, Jamal James headlines Saturday night

Weights for Saturday night’s card at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem are in. Tomorrow evening, welterweight Jamal James headlines the card. Find the full weights for the entire event, with 10 different fights lined up for the evening. Jamal James 146.7 – Mike Balasi 147.6 Juan Carlos Rojas 162.3 – Caleb Plant 164.1 Alex Martin 148.5 – Jeremiah Wiggins 151 Christian Molina...
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Results & photos from Liverpool: Callum Smith dominates Rebrasse, Fielding stops Vera in 2

Callum Smith widely outpoints Frenchman Rebrasse Callum Smith took home a wide points win over gutsy Frenchman Christopher Rebrasse at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on Friday night. It was set to be a coming-of-age fight for the talented home fighters against the former European champion who had taken George Groves a tough 12 rounds for the same belt in September in London. ...
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Timothy Bradley vs. Jessie Vargas weigh-in results & photos

This Saturday night, live on HBO Boxing, Timothy Bradley takes on Jessie Vargas in the headline event. For Vargas, the fight represents by far the biggest of his career, and he’s not only moving up in weight, he’s moving up in class. For Bradley, it’s a chance to get himself back into the limelight and into the marquee events he’s used to and still desires. The weigh-ins...
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APB junior welterweight & light heavyweight weekend match previews

LIGHT WELTER 64 KG – Location: Manerba del Garda – Venue: Porto Torchio Harutyunyan vs Petrauskas headlines a crucial night of Light Welterweight (64 kg) boxing The Light Welterweight (64 kg) division of AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) has already produced many exciting contents, and two more world class battles are scheduled for Saturday night at Porto Torchio, Manerba del Garda Italy...
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