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Caleb Plant makes quick return to action on Sept 22nd

Undefeated Middleweight prospect Caleb “Sweet Hands” Plant (9-0, 8 KOs) makes a speedy return to the ring on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at the Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The Premier Boxing Champions on Fox Sports 1 card headlined by Julian Williams vs. Luciano Cuello, will be opened by Plant, with the telecast beginning at 9PM ET. With seven first round...
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Unbeaten Ahmed Elbiali featured on Trout-Hernandez undercard Sept 8th

On Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at the Hollywood Palladium in Hollywood, California, undefeated light heavyweight power puncher Ahmed Elbiali (11-0, 10 KOs) is scheduled to fight on the televised portion of the Premier Boxing Champions on Fox Sports 1 card headlined by Austin Trout (29-2, 16 KOs) vs. Joey Hernandez (24-3-1, 14 KOs). Elbiali will face an Fabiano Pena (12-3-1, 8 KOs...
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Results from last week’s Brooklyn Brawl card, Cornelius Lock scores KO3 over Alex Miskirtchian

Boxing came back to Coney Island last Tuesday night, and by all accounts, it was a smashing success. Promoter Dmitriy Salita put together a 10-bout Brooklyn Brawl card, and fans assembled at the Brooklyn Cyclones’ MCU Park enjoyed the shocker ending to the main event. Veteran Cornelius “Lightning” Lock of Flatbush, Brooklyn, found a home for a nasty left hand, and finished...
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Jamie McDonnell: I’ll stop Kameda this time, then I want Scott Quigg

Jamie McDonnell says he will KO Tomoki Kameda in their WBA Bantamweight title rematch in Texas on Sunday September 6 before moving up to Super Bantamweight to face WBA champ Scott Quigg. McDonnell defends his belt against Kameda in a rematch of their gripping encounter in May, where the Doncaster man claimed off the canvas in the third round to outpoint the previously unbeaten...
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Bradley Skeete has eyes on European welterweight strap next

Bradley Skeete insists that the pending 2015-16 campaign is the one when he’ll finally land a major title. The 6ft 1in boxer from Alan Smith’s iBox gym in Bromley has compiled a 20-1 pro log and a number seven world ranking with the WBO. But the 27 year old, who was narrowly edged out by Frankie Gavin in a November 2014 challenge for the British and Commonwealth straps, insists...
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Juergen Braehmer ready to deliver “devastating performance” this Saturday

Juergen Braehmer (46-2, 34 KOs) insists he is in peak physical condition ahead of his WBA Light Heavyweight title defense against Konni Konrad (21-1-1, 11 KOs) on Saturday, September 5 at the EnergieVerbund Arena in Dresden, Germany. At today’s pre-fight press conference, the evergreen champion revealed his pleasure at a perfect training camp heading in to his fifth successive...
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Kell Brook faces Diego Chaves in Sheffield on October 24

Kell Brook will defend his IBF Welterweight title against Diego Chaves at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield on October 24. Brook makes the third defense of his crown at his hometown fortress after ‘The Special One’ forced mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan to retire after four rounds of his first defense there in March and then faced Frankie Gavin in his second defense in London...
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ESPN gets big ratings for Santa Cruz vs. Mares

The third edition of Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN headlined by Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares on Saturday, Aug. 29, delivered the largest boxing audience on ESPN since February 1998. Santa Cruz scored majority decision win over Abner Mares, in an action-packed bout in which over 2,000 combined punches were thrown. The Santa Cruz vs. Mares ratings are ESPN’s highest since a...
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Joe Frazier statue to be unveiled in Philadelphia on Sept 12th

XFINITY Live! Philadelphia is set to unveil a new 12-foot bronze statue commemorating Joe Frazier, one of the most iconic Philadelphia athletes in history, during a free, open-to-the-public ceremony at XFINITY Live! on Saturday, September 12 at 1 p.m. XFINITY Live! and Joe Hand Promotions were the lead contributors for this memorial. Statue artist Stephen Layne recreated Frazier...
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With press tour closed, Miguel Cotto & Canelo Alvarez head to training camp

Closing out a five-day, four-city international press tour which had already made stops in Los Angeles, Mexico City and New York City, Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33 KOs) and Canelo Alvarez (45-1-1, 32 KOs) hosted a press conference last Friday in front of a hometown audience in Cotto’s native Puerto Rico. Thousands of screaming fans filled Coliseo Rubén Rodríguez to see Cotto and Canelo...
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Photos & quotes Roman Martinez & Jonathan Oquendo Puerto Rico media day

Roman “Rocky” Martinez (29-2-2, 17 KOs) and Jonathan “Polvo” Oquendo (25-4, 16 KOs) worked out for the press in Puerto Rico on Monday, Aug, 31 in advance of their fights against Orlando “Siri” Salido (42-13-2, 29 KOs) and Jhonny Gonzalez (58-9, 49 KOs), respectively. The event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 12 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, headlined...
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Weekend results from London’s tripleheader female card

On Saturday night London promoters Mark Lyons and Billy James-Elliott presented the first British event to feature three female professional boxing bouts Former Team GB athlete (Shot Putt, Hammer Throw and Discus), Peckham’s Shaunagh Brown made her professional debut against fellow debutant Ireland’s Xena Ball. Brown had a major disadvantage, she’s the sole Female boxer worldwide...
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Joel Brunker: I’ll be busier & more effective against Warrington

Joel Brunker says he has to restore Australian Ashes pride by handing a first defeat to Josh Warrington and silence his fans when he challenges  the Leeds star at the First Direct Arena on September 5. Brunker returns to the UK following his title eliminator clash with Lee Selby in October, and the Australian believes he is better placed on his second visit to land an important...
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Martin Murray “really wants” Arthur Abraham next

Martin Murray wants a big win over Jose Miguel Torres at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Saturday to lead to a title clash with WBO Super Middleweight titleholder Arthur Abraham. Murray challenges Torres for a regional WBA belt, and so the St Helens star is targeting the WBA’s actual champ,  and admits he’d love a showdown with ‘King’ Arthur. “I really want the Arthur...
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Andy Lee vs. Billy Joe Saunders postponed… again!

Billy Joe Saunders’ WBO Middleweight title challenge against champion Andy Lee on Saturday October 10th has had to be postponed after Saunders received a cut eye in sparring. This is the second time that Lee vs. Saunders has been postponed, with the first being due to an illness suffered by Lee. These two fighters and this fight just can’t catch a break. The show will still go...
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Peter Quillin, joke opponent Zerafa, Jermall Charlo-Cornelius Bundrage conference call quotes

Peter Quillin, his entirely unknown and outmatched opponent Michael Zerafa, and Cornelius Bundrage and Jermall Charlo, held a conference call to discuss their respective fights on Sept 12th at Foxwoods, televised on NBC. J. Charlo I’m just prepared for this fight. I know this is my second time really at this level, but the first time it didn’t go through. So I can’t look at...
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Marcus Browne, Hugo Centeno, Bryant Cruz top Sept 12th undercard at Foxwoods

Some of the top prospects from the Northeast including undefeated super featherweight Bryant “Pee Wee” Cruz (15-0, 8 KOs) will be showcased on a stacked undercard Saturday, September 12 live from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT with the first bout beginning at 1 p.m. ET. The September 12 Premier Boxing Champions on NBC card is headlined by undefeated middleweight star...
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Jamie McDonnell & Tomoki Kameda talk rematch; plus watch first fight video here

After a razor thin decision in their first fight, top bantamweights Jamie McDonnell (26-2-1, 12 KOs) and Tomoki “El Mexicanito” Kameda (31-1, 19 KOs) will square-off again on the Sunday, September 6 edition of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on CBS live from the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. In the first fight between the United Kingdom’s McDonnell and Japan’s...
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Diego De La Hoya faces Jesus Ruiz on Sept 4th LA Fight Club

Undefeated featherweight Diego De La Hoya (11-0, 7 KOs) headlines on Friday, September 4, as he takes on former title challenger Jesus “Estrella” Ruiz (32-6-5, 21 KOs) in the latest edition of LA Fight Club. The 10-round featherweight bout will be televised live on Estrella TV at 10:00 p.m. ET from Downtown Los Angeles’ Belasco Theater. In the co-main event, two-time Brazilian...
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Videos: Mayweather vs. Berto All Access episode 1; Dr Dre & Snoop Dogg Mayweather-Berto promo

The first episode of Floyd Mayweather vs. Andre Berto All Access debuted over the weekend. Right here, you can catch the episode in its entirety with the full video of Mayweather vs. Berto All Access episode 1. In it, they definitely hype up the idea that this is Floyd Mayweather’s last fight. There’s still no way that’s actually legit. We also see Berto’s camp with Virgil...
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British boxing: Josh Warrington thriving on Leeds support; Blackedge to face Markham

Josh Warrington says he’ll add a win against Joel Brunker to wins for the Leeds Rhinos and Leeds United at the First Direct Arena on Saturday night. Warrington defends his WBC International and Commonwealth Featherweight titles against the Australian – but with Brunker last in the UK against Lee Selby, this fight is seen as a yardstick for Warrington’s preparedness for the...
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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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