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Highly touted Sergey Derevyanchenko fighting on undercard of N’Dam-Stevens fight tonight

When Lou DiBella signed Sergey Derevyanchenko with Fight Promotions Inc., he stated, "Sergey is one of the most decorated amateurs in the world and absolutely one of the best middleweight prospects in all of boxing. We feel that in one year's time, he will be ready to fight on the highest levels in boxing." Derevyanchenko, who was 23-1 in the World Series of Boxing...
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Heather Hardy, Travis Peterkin, Lennox Allen & more unbeatens on Oct 15 Broadway Boxing

On Wednesday, October 15, DiBella Entertainment will return to B.B. King Blues Club & Grill for the latest edition of Broadway Boxing, hosting a special event in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, in which Everlast will be donating pink and black boxing gloves to show their support. Once dubbed "a female Arturo Gatti" by promoter Lou DiBella, the always-exciting...
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Soliman vs. Taylor next week in Biloxi, Andre Dirrell continues return

ESPN2 will televise live the 12-round IBF Middleweight title fight between Sam “King” Soliman (44-11, 18 KOs) and former Middleweight champion Jermain “Bad Intentions” Taylor (32-4-1, 20 KOs) in an ESPN Boxing Special presented on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 9 p.m. ET. The winner of the Soliman vs. Taylor bout will face the winner of tonight’s Hassan N’Dam vs. Curtis Stevens...
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Video & quotes: Heated Cleverly vs. Bellew II press conference

Tony Bellew will finally seek his revenge against arch rival Nathan Cleverly when the pair meet in the hugely-anticipated grudge match on November 22 at the Echo Arena in Bellew’s home town of Liverpool. Three years ago, Cleverly defeated Bellew by a tight majority decision as he defended is WBO Light Heavyweight titleand finally the rematch is on. On November 22 the pair will...
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Zolani Tete on Paul Butler: I’m going to punish this young boy; he could never beat me

IBF Super Flyweight titleholder Zolani Tete said he’ll end challenger Paul Butler’s dream of making history by being the first British boxer in over 100 years to win a second world title at a lighter weight. Credit: Frank Warren The teak-tough South African puts his title on the line against Butler at the Liverpool Echo Arena on October 25th on a huge fight card that also features...
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Mike Reed in action this weekend in A.C., on Glen Tapia undercard

Unbeaten light welterweight, Mike "Yes Indeed" Reed (10-0, 6 KOs), returns to the ring on Saturday, October 4, 2014, at Bally's in Atlantic City, New Jersey. This is Reed's first fight since he signed with Top Rank in July, 2014. The main event will feature New Jersey's Glen Tapia against Lithuania's Donatas Bondorovas. Michael “Buck” Pinson, Reed...
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Crawford vs. Beltran presser photos & quotes; tickets on sale Friday

Undefeated Terence "Bud" Crawford, Omaha's favorite son, will make an encore hometown appearance on the heels of his wildly successful victory over previously undefeated Yuriorkis Gamboa. Crawford will face Ray Beltran on Thanksgiving weekend, Saturday, November 29, at the CenturyLink Center. Crawford vs. Beltran will be for the vacant ProBoxing-Fans.com Lightweight...
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Thomas Stalker vs. Jack Catterall added to Oct 25th Liverpool show

Top talents Tom Stalker and Jack Catterall will clash in an exciting battle of unbeaten fighters on the big Echo Arena show in Liverpool on Saturday October 25th. The addition of another thrilling contest adds even more intrigue to the card headlined by Paul Butler’s history making IBF World Super-Flyweight title challenge against Champion Zolani Tete. Liverpool stars Liam Smith...
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Josh Warrington: This is the biggest fight of my career, Diele is in my way

Josh Warrington insists he is ready for the biggest fight of his career to date when he faces Davide Diele for the vacant European Featherweight title at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on Saturday. The Leeds star has personally shifted close to 2,000 tickets for Saturday’s show, and the 23 year old tastes international opposition for the first time in the shape of the Italian...
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Antoine Douglas to return Oct 24th in New Jersey, Jorge Diaz in co-feature

On Friday night, October 24, undefeated Middleweight Antoine "Action" Douglas will take on veteran Jose Medina in the main event of a night of boxing at the Ukrainian Cultural Center in Somerset, New Jersey. Douglas of Burke, Virginia has a record of 14-0-1 been one of the most talked about Middleweight prospects in the United States. The 21-year old has quality wins over...
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Tommy Langford will fight on Frankie Gavin undercard on Oct 24th

Unbeaten middleweight prospec, Tommy Langford 10(2)-0-0 will enter into his 11th professional contest on the Frankie Gavin undercard at the Wolverhampton Civic Hall on Friday October 24th. The unbeaten star will join fellow Brummie’s, Frankie Gavin, Natty Howell, Luke Paddock and Andrew Robinson on the PJ Rowson promoted show. Opponent for Langford comes in the shape of 28-year...
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Undefeated Erik Skoglund seeking title shot in 2015

Swedish light heavyweight Erik Skoglund (21-0, 11 KOs) has announced his desire to challenge for a world title in 2015. The 23 year-old, who is unbeaten in twenty-one professional contests and ranked #4 with the WBO and #5 with the IBF, believes that within the next twelve months he will be ready to take on the best in the division. "Everything I have done since I first started...
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Celebrate Micky Ward’s birthday at Foxwoods card this Saturday night

Boxing fans attending the Showtime tripleheader on Saturday, October 4, from Fox Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino, in Mashantucket, Connecticut can also come to celebrate the 49th birthday of "Irish" Micky Ward with promoter Lou DiBella, who promoted Ward (38-13, 27 KOs) during the latter part of his career, including the epic Arturo Gatti-Ward trilogy. DiBella and Ward...
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Nov 8th NBC Sports Fight Night: Amir Mansour, Vasily Lepikhin vs. Jackson Junior, Mikhaylenko vs. Lartey

Heavyweight Amir "Hardcore" Mansour (20-1, 15 KOs) headlines the final Fight Night edition of 2014 with a ten-round battle against Frederic "Big Fred" Kassi (18-2, 10 KOs) on Nov. 8 from Sands Resort Casino in Bethlehem, PA. The Mansour-Kassi match-up will serve as the main event of a tripleheader. This will be the third Fight Night appearance for Mansour, the...
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Curtis Stevens adding speed & stamina; ready to unleash a “blood bath” against Hassan N’Dam

This Wednesday, Curtis "Showtime" Stevens (27-4, 20 KOs) will face Hassan N'Dam (30-1, 18 KOs). Over the last several weeks and months, he has stepped up his training camp routine to prepare for this fight and put himself in the best possible position to win on Oct. 1. The 29-year old from Brownsville in Brooklyn, NY has always been known for his power with an impressive...
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Undefeated Venezuelan Ismael Barroso signs with Greg Cohen

Greg Cohen Promotions proudly announces the signing of lightweight southpaw Ismael Barroso to a promotional agreement. A huge puncher from El Tigre, Venezuela, Barroso (15-0-2, 14 KOs) has the visa issues that previously stalled his career resolved and is ready for another attack on the top of the lightweight division. "This is a fighter who could easily become a world champion...
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Unbeaten Afghani Sohail Ahmad returns Oct 11th in London

Unbeaten light welterweight, Sohail ‘Showstar’ Ahmad 4(1)-0-0 takes on Kristian Dochev 11(4)-18(3)-0 on October 11 at the York Hall, London. The fight is part of a show titled ‘The Natural Time’ fheadlined by Prizefighter winner, Larry ‘The Natural’ Ekundayo when he takes on Stanislav Nenkov. Londoner Ahmad, originally from Afghanistan, is coming into the fight off the...
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This week’s special ESPN card: N’Dam vs. Stevens, Lawson vs. Narh

This Wednesday, Oct. 1, at 9 p.m, a special edition of Friday Night Fights will take place from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif., featuring a 12-round eliminator between contenders Hassan “El Fenómeno” N’Dam (30-1, 18 KOs) and Curtis “Showtime” Stevens (27-4, 20 KOs). The winner of the bout will earn the right to fight for the IBF title, currently held by Australia’s...
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Lucian Bute’s next fight set; faces Roberto Bolonti on Dec 6th

InterBox is proud to confirm that Lucian Bute (31-2-0, 24 KO) will lace up the gloves against recent title challenger Roberto Feliciano "The Beast" Bolonti (35-3-0, 24 KO) on Saturday, December 6th at the Montreal Bell Centre. The undercard will be unveiled in the next few weeks. Bute is now training with Freddie Roach as he looks to resuscitate his career. “I wanted...
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Rances Barthelemy: This is the best camp I’ve had; Wants to prove he’s the best at 130 lbs

With less than one week to go until his first defense of his IBF super featherweight title, Rances "Kid Blast" Barthelemy (20-0, 12 KOs) wrapped up his final day of training camp with an intense day of sparring. Barthelemy will face challenger Fernando David Saucedo (52-2, 8 KOs) in a 12-round bout at the Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket, Connecticut. The fight will be televised...
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Arthur Abraham defeats Paul Smith, considering Felix Sturm or 4th fight against Robert Stieglitz

‘King’ Arthur Abraham (41-4, 28 KOs) retained his WBO title with a unanimous points decision against Paul Smith (35-4, 20 KOs) in Kiel, Germany. After twelve rounds of non-stop action in front of a sell-out crowd at the Sparkassen-Arena the judges scored the fight 117-111, 117-111 and 119-109 in favor of King Arthur. ‘’It was a tough fight,’’ said Abraham. ‘’Paul...
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Path to Glory results: Jose Roman, Danny Roman & Taras Shelestyuk win

Jose "Gato" Roman dominated Hector Velazquez, one of the most experienced boxers in the lightweight division, in the 8-round "Path to Glory" main event promoted by Thompson Boxing Promotions. The unanimous decision scores read: 79-73, 80-72, 79-73. Roman (18-1-1, 12 KOs), who fights out of Garden Grove, Calif. and had a strong contingent of fans at the sold...
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Cleverly vs. Bellew II now official for November 22 in Liverpool

Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew will meet on November 22 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. The Cleverly-Bellew rematch was already confirmed for late November in Liverpool, however, the exact date and details had not yet been announced. Now that they are, you'll be able to get your tickets to the fight and prepare to see the hated rivals in action once again, in a fight which promises...
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Danny O’Connor, Sharif Bogere & Mark DeLuca in action Oct 30th in Plymouth, MA “Monster Brawl” card

Framingham, Massachusetts' Danny "Bhoy" O'Connor and Virginia's Andrew Farmer will battle it out in the special "Monster Brawl" on Thursday, Oct. 30. The FOX Sports 1 Golden Boy Live! series will be held at Plymouth, Massachusetts' Plymouth Memorial Hall. The bout, which was originally scheduled for St. Patrick's Day, was postponed due to an...
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Boxing promoter Dan Goossen passes away

Boxing promoter Dan Goossen has passed away at the age of 64, due to complications of liver cancer. Find the official statement from Goossen's family here. "It is with overwhelming regret that we announce the passing of Dan Goossen, 64, from complications relating to liver cancer. The sudden news of his diagnosis was very much a private matter and his final days were...
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