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Q&A interview with Danny Roman, headlines New Blood this Friday

Danny Roman returns on Friday night against Ramiro Robles in Thompson Boxing Promotions “New Blood” 10-round main event. The six-fight “New Blood” card takes place this Friday, from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. Roman (17-2-1, 5 KOs) conducted his training camp from the Maywood Boxing Gym in East L.A. The Los Angeles-based Roman is currently ranked no. 14 by the...
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Mexican prospect Oscar Duarte signs with Golden Boy

Undefeated super featherweight prospect, Oscar Duarte (4-0-1, 3 KOs) of Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico has signed a promotional agreement with Golden Boy Promotions it was announced today. The 20-year-old, who is managed by famous Mexican actor Gabriel Soto, will make his debut as a Golden Boy Promotions fighter on Feb. 19 at LA FIGHT CLUB at the Belasco Theater in downtown Los Angeles...
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Julio Cesar Ceja & Hugo Ruiz promise another war, rematch slated for Santa Cruz-Martinez card

Hard-hitting Mexican warriors Julio Ceja (30-1, 27 KOs) and Hugo Ruiz (35-3, 31 KOs) engaged in a memorable back-and-forth battle for the WBC 122-pound world title last August and they are eager to meet in the ring again to deliver another explosive fight. The eagerly awaited return bout is part of a tripleheader on Showtime from Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. Headlining the event...
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Zou Shiming returns with win, more than 35 million tune in & watch

“Return of the King,” which featured the return of two-time Olympic gold medalist and Chinese icon Zou Shiming in the main event, attracted an enormous audience of 36.5 million viewers. The January 30 live telecast, which emanated from the Shanghai Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China, boasted 6.5 million viewers who watched on television on CCTV 5 and 30 million viewers...
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Tomasz Adamek headlines in Poland April 2nd vs. Eric Molina

Former light heavyweight and cruiserweight world champion Tomasz “Goral” Adamek (50-4, 30 KOs) returns to native Poland to face Eric “Drummer Boy” Molina (24-3, 18 KOs) in Kraków on Apr. 2 at the Kraków Arena. Zywiec, Poland native Adamek, 39, has fought his last two fights in his homeland. In his most recent fight he stopped Przemyslaw Saleta in the fifth round back in...
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Mateusz Masternak returns April 2 in Krakow, faces Eric Fields

Mateusz Masternak (36-4, 26 KOs) will be fighting on home soil for the first time in four years when he returns to Poland to face American Eric ‘Danger’ Fields (24-3, 16 KOs) on April 2 as part of the Polsat Boxing Night at the Tauron Arena in Krakow. ‘’I’m very grateful that my promoter Kalle Sauerland has given me this opportunity. After four years, I will finally be...
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Jazza Dickens: I have what it takes to beat Guillermo Rigondeaux

James ‘Jazza’ Dickens says he’s happy to be labelled as the underdog heading into his massive David versus Goliath showdown with pound-for-pound star Guillermo Rigondeaux but insists he won’t be there to make up the numbers. Dickens takes on the Cuban superstar over ten rounds on the undercard of Terry Flanagan’s title defense against Derry Mathews on March 12th. ‘Jazza’...
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Carl Frampton & Scott Quigg pre-fight quotes

Carl Frampton, Scott Quigg and their teams held a conference call to discuss their upcoming clash. Find the full transcript here. Scott Quigg Hi, everybody. First of all, I just wanna say I’m delighted to be on SHOWTIME and that it’s to be shown in America on one of the main networks. So, thank you for picking this fight up. It’s a fight I’ve wanted for a long time. It...
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Artem Chebotarev wins APB middleweight title in Istanbul

AIBA Pro Boxing’s first grandstand event of 2016 took place on Saturday night with Turkey’s APB World Middleweight Champion Adem Kilicci looking to defend his title against longstanding Russian rival Artem Chebotarev at the top of a thrilling card in Istanbul. After ten exceptional rounds of boxing it was Chebotarev who finished the stronger of the two to finally seize Kilicci’s...
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Kali Reis returns to fight in front of hometown fans on Feb 19th card at Twin River

Even with an imperfect record and maybe a few too many blemishes in recent years, Kali Reis wouldn’t change a thing.”I’d rather have the experience, because I’ve had the losses,” Reis said, “but I haven’t gotten beat. I’ve learned a lot more from the losses than the wins.” Reis’ career is like that of many female boxers. Without financial backing or influence...
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Cristofer Rosales, Chocolatito’s cousin, looking to contend for titles at light flyweight

Nicaraguan light flyweight world title contender Cristofer “El Latigo” (The Whip) Rosales is fighting out from the long shadows cast by his famous cousin, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, a top pound-for-pound contender. Rosales (17-2, 13 KOs) headlined a show, promoted by promoter Marcelo Sanchez’ Pinolero Boxing, last Saturday night in Managua. He defeated Ulises Martin...
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Unbeaten Manchester prospect Zelfa Barrett back on March 12th in Liverpool

Exciting Manchester super featherweight prospect Zelfa Barrett can’t wait to fight in front of the BoxNation cameras when he goes looking for his eighth consecutive professional victory at Liverpool’s Echo Arena on Saturday March 12th. Barrett, nephew of former British and European Champion Pat ‘Black Flash’ Barrett, recently signed professional papers with Queensberry Promotions...
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Luis Ortiz vs. Tony Thompson, Sadam Ali vs. Jessie Vargas March 5th on HBO from DC

Fresh from a stunning knockout of Bryant “By-By” Jennings and eager to continue his quest to be the best heavyweight in the sport, Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz (24-0, 21 KOs) faces Tony “The Tiger” Thompson (40-6, 27 KOs) in 12-round main event at the DC Armory, in Washington D.C. on Saturday, March 5 and televised live on HBO Boxing After Darkbeginning at 10:00 p...
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Detroit Brawl results: Niyazov, Smith & Bernardo all victorious

Held at the beautiful Masonic Temple Downtown, the well-attended “Detroit Brawl” featured a night of entertaining fights with an old-school Detroit feel. Even Detroit greats Thomas Hearns and Hilmer Kenty were in attendance. Full Detroit Brawl Results Dimash Niyazov (9-0-3, 4 KOs) W6 (UD) James Lester (10-10, 4 KOs) Scores: 58-55, 58-55, 59-54. James Gordon Smith (9-0, 6 KOs...
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Juergen Braehmer now faces Eduard Gutknecht on March 12 after Oosthuizen withdrawal

Juergen Braehmer (47-2, 35 KOs) will defend his WBA Light Heavyweight title against Eduard Gutknecht (29-3-1, 12 KOs) on March 12 in Neubrandenburg, Germany. Gutknecht, a former European Champion, lands a shot at Braehmer’s 175lbs strap and a chance to avenge his 2013 defeat following the withdrawal of South African Thomas Oosthuizen, who was pulled out of the fight by his promoter...
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Amanda Serrano headlines Broadway Boxing on Feb 17th

On Wednesday, February 17th, DiBella Entertainment’s Broadway Boxing series returns for the second time in three weeks to the famed B.B. King Blues Club and Grille in midtown Manhattan. Headlining the card will be Brooklyn’s two-time world champion Amanda Serrano (26-1-1, 19KO’s) looking to claim her third world title when she takes on Canada’s Olivia Gerula (17-15-2, 3KO’s...
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Full Feb 19th Shobox card in Atlantic City: 4 televised fights with 5 unbeatens & combined 95% winning percentage

It will be a big night of boxing on Friday, Feb. 19, at the Adrian Philips Ballroom in Historic Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City as GH3 Promotions presents ShoBox: The New Generation, live on  at 10 p.m. ET. Four bouts will be showcased on the televised portion. In the main event, Adam Lopez (14-0, 7 KO’s) of San Antonio, Texas, will take on Mario Munoz (16-0-1, 10 KO’s) of Guadalajara...
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Jamel Herring: I have the ability & the pedigree, I’m ready for top 15 fighters

2012 U.S Olympian and undefeated lightweight Jamel Herring is very much looking forward to his fight this Tuesday night against Luis Eduardo Flores. The bout takes place on Premier Boxing Champions Toe to Toe Tuesdays from Sands Bethlehem Events Center in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, with televised at 11 p.m. ET. Herring of Cincinnati, Ohio has a perfect mark of 14-0 with eight knockouts...
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Results: Randy Caballero scores TKO in comeback fight; Frankie Gomez cruises to UD

A sold-out crowd of 1,814 at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino welcomed back hometown hero Randy “El Matador” Caballero (23-0, 14 KOs) of Coachella Valley, Calif. in his first fight since 2014 against the fierce fighter Ruben Garcia (15-2-1, 6 KOs) of Mexico, City, Mexico. The existing bout had the crowd on their feet as Caballero took control of the fight with a series of...
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World Series of Boxing week 4 results: USA Knockouts dominate Mexico Guerreros

Azerbaijan Baku Fires hold off Uzbek Tigers 3-2 in a spectacular night of boxing in Baku Azerbaijan Baku Fires bounced back from their bruising opening round defeat at the hands of reigning WSB champions Astana Arlans Kazakhstan to secure their first win of the season against the Uzbek Tigers in Baku. It was a case of coming back down to earth with a bump for the Tigers, who had...
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Showtime boxing history celebration continues in February with Rivalry month: Ayala vs. Tapia, Vazquez vs. Marquez

Round 2 of the Showtime 12-round slash 12 month celebration commemorating 30 years of Showtime Championship Boxing continues in February with “Rivalries’’. This month will be highlighted by five of the most exhilarating and memorable fights in boxing history: the twoPaulie Ayala-Johnny Tapia battles and the first three Israel Vazquez-Rafael Marquez wars. Ayala-Tapia I was 1999...
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Derry Mathews continues trash-talking Terry Flanagan

Derry Mathews hosted a media workout this week, and used the opportunity to continue his trash talking ahead of his showdown with Terry Flanagan, now pushed back to Saturday March 12th at the Liverpool Echo Arena. Derry was left angry and frustrated last week after Manchester’s Flanagan was forced to push the fight date back due to severe tendinitis in his left foot that left him...
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Prospect Alex Martin eager for step up & showcase on Toe to Toe Tuesdays

Unbeaten prospect Alex Martin (11-0, 5 KOs) steps up in the co-featured bout when he takes on Rossemberth Gomez (17-4-1, 13 KO’s) of Minagua, Nicaragua in a welterweight bout scheduled for eight-rounds. The bout takes place on an exciting night of boxing that will be part of Premier Boxing Champions Toe to Tue Tuesdays February 9 from Sands Bethlehem Events Center in Bethlehem...
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Thomas LaManna to headline in AC on March 19th

On Saturday night, March 19, Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna will take part in the main event of a card that will take place at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. “We are looking forward to this event March 19th” said Debra LaManna of Rising Star Promotions. “Our first show in December was a big success and we are only getting better. I want to thank The Claridge Hotel for...
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Guillermo Rigondeaux to fight on March 12th in Liverpool

One of the world’s top pound-for-pound boxers Guillermo Rigondeaux will fight in Britain for the first time on Saturday March 12th at the Liverpool Echo Arena when he faces Merseyside hero Jazza Dickens. It’s another strange stop in the unrespected, avoided career of Rigondeaux. The Cuban superstar takes on Dickens over ten rounds on the undercard of Terry Flanagan’s WBO World...
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