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Vyecheslav Shabranskyy & D’Mitrius Ballard co-headline June 30 card in Philly

Golden Boy Live returns to Philadelphia on Tuesday, June 30 for a special night of boxing from the 2300Arena. In the main event, Vyacheslav “Lion Heart – Chingonskyy” Shabranskyy (13-0, 11 KOs) of Los Angeles is scheduled for a 10-round light heavyweight bout. In the co-main event, east coast undefeated rising star, D’Mitrius Ballard (9-0, 8 KOs) of Washington D.C., will...
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David Lemieux & Hassan N’Dam discuss upcoming June 20 clash

Hassan N’Dam and David Lemieux hosted a conference call to discuss their upcoming clash less than a month away in June. Find all the quotes here. Hassan N’Dam: I feel good. It’s the fight that I’ve been waiting for for a very long time, since I beat Curtis Stevens and I’m the official challenger. For me, it’s just a logic continuity after the Curtis Stevens fight. I...
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Andre Dirrell vs. James DeGale weigh-in results & photos

James DeGale told Andre Dirrell he is ready for war as the pair meet for the IBF Super Middleweight title in Boston tomorrow night. Right here, find the full Dirrell vs. DeGale weigh-in results & photos as we prep for the fight on Saturday. The respect at yesterday’s press conference was followed by a tense exchange outside of the historic Faneuil Hall in downtown...
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Full HBO Boxing calendar: Cotto-Geale, Walters & Verdejo, Bradley-Vargas, Kovalev-Mohammedi

The HBO Boxing calendar has some intriguing dates coming up. Right here, find their next four cards, with the first one coming up on the radar featuring Miguel Cotto vs. Daniel Geale on June 6th. Full Upcoming HBO Boxing Schedule: June 6:  Miguel Cotto vs. Daniel Geale – Live on HBO at 10:30 p.m. Cotto’s first fight in exactly a year, as he returns to New York after last year’s...
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WSB weekend semifinals preview: Kazakhstan vs. Russia, Cuba vs. Mexico

Astana Arlans Kazakhstan and Russian Boxing Team battle to reach the WSB Final The second World Series of Boxing (WSB) semi-final features a mouthwatering two-legged tie between Season III Champions Astana Arlans Kazakhstan, and WSB veterans Russian Boxing Team. Kazakhstan has lost just once this season, as they won 13 matches in a row before their winning streak was snapped by Italia...
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Loaded BoxNation lineup: Khan-Algieri, Cotto-Geale, Bradley-Vargas

Boxing has enjoyed a big year in 2015 with BoxNation at the forefront having screened the biggest and best fights around in the UK, and BoxNation is set to keep delivering with an unbelievable value-for-money lineup over the summer. The non-stop live boxing action starts tonight when Russian kingpin Alexander Povetkin takes on the Cork based Cuban Mike Perez as both slug it out to...
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Frank Buglioni & Lee Markham will fight again July 24

Super-middleweight warriors Frank Buglioni and Lee Markham will clash again on Friday July 24th at the SSE Arena, Wembley. The rivals will headline the Queensberry Promotions show that features super-featherweight Mitchell Smith and super-bantamweight ace Lewis Pettitt. Enfield’s Buglioni and Romford’s Markham collided earlier this month at the SSE Arena and fought toe-to-toe...
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Boxcino finals weigh-in results & photos: Fedosov-Dennis, Thompson-Adams

ESPN’s “Friday Night Fights” final broadcast features two fights in the heavyweight and junior middleweight divisions that will decide the 2015 Boxcino champions. Junior middleweight Brandon Adams (16-1, 12 KOs) of Los Angeles will fight John Thompson (16-1, 5 KOs) of Newark, New Jersey in a 10-round fight. Also, heavyweight Donovan Dennis (14-2, 11 KOs) of Cleveland, Ohio...
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James DeGale: I’ll go to hell and back to win

James DeGale has warned Andre Dirrell that he is ready to pour his heart and soul into winning the vacant IBF Super Middleweight title in Boston on Saturday night. DeGale and Dirrell came face to face at a press conference at Fenway Park yesterday and the Londoner will be swinging for the fence in an attempt to write his name into British boxing history. ‘Chunky’ has already...
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Gilberto Ramirez faces Derek Edwards June 26th in Hidalgo, TX on truTV

Undefeated Mexican knockout artist Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez, will headline on Friday, June 26, at State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, TX. Ramirez will be taking on Derek “The Black Lion” Edwards in a 10- round super middleweight bout which will be televised live on truTV at 10:00 pm. “My opponent Derek Edwards is a dangerous fighter with good skills and lot of experience,” said...
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ESPN2 to televise Alexander Povetkin vs. Mike Perez on Friday May 22

ESPN2, ESPN3 and ESPN Deportes will present exclusive coverage in the U.S. of the 12-round title eliminator between contenders Alexander Povetkin (28-1-1, 20 KOs) and Mike Perez (21-1-0, 13 KOs) on Friday, May 22. The winner will become the mandatory challenger for Deontay Wilder’s heavyweight belt. The card, from Moscow is presented by K2 Promotions. ESPN3 will carry the fight...
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Andre Dirrell-James DeGale final presser photos & quotes

Fighters participating on Saturday’s Premier Boxing Champions on NBC card took part in the final press conference today at historic Fenway Park in Boston before their respective fights at Agganis Arena, with televised coverage starting at 4:30 p.m. ET/1:30 p.m. PT.   ANDRE DIRRELL “A title means everything. It completes you as a fighter. That’s the top of the food chain...
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Keith Thurman faces Luis Collazo July 11 on 1st ESPN Premier Boxing Champions card

The first Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN telecast will feature a 12-round welterweight matchup between undefeated Keith “One Time” Thurman (25-0, 21 KOs) and Luis Collazo (36-6, 19 KOs) when the series debuts on ESPN on Saturday, July 11, at 9 p.m. ET. In addition to Thurman vs. Collazo, the card opens with a 10-round junior middleweight matchup between undefeated Tony Harrison...
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Unbeaten Adam Lopez back this Friday for 3rd fight in 3 months

Tomorrow night in Corona, California, undefeated Super Bantamweight Adam Lopez returns to the ring for the third time in three months when he battles Miguel Tamayo in bout scheduled for six rounds at the Omega Products Outdoor Arena. The bout will be on the undercard of the Boxcino finals where Lopez GH3 Promotions stablemate John Thompson takes on Brandon Adams in Jr. Middleweight...
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Full Khan vs. Algieri undercard: Fortuna-Vasquez, Browne-White, Heather Hardy

An electric showdown between Javier Fortuna (27-0-1, 20 KOs) and Bryan Vasquez (35-1, 18 KOs) will open up the Premier Boxing Champions on Spike telecast taking place Friday, May 29 at Barclays Center. The 12-round junior lightweight bout between Fortuna and Vasquez will lead into the highly anticipated contest between former world champions Amir Khan and Chris Algieri. The Spike...
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Matchroom & Sky Sports extend TV deal for five more years, promising 120 fight nights through 2021

Sky Sports and Matchroom Sport have extended their exclusive UK and Ireland broadcast partnership until 2021, offering up to 120 nights of live boxing over the next six years. The new agreement will bring even more exclusively live access to one of the strongest stables ever seen in world boxing. Only on Sky Sports will viewers be able to follow the next generation of British boxers...
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Arthur Abraham-Robert Stieglitz IV opening presser photos & quotes

Arthur Abraham (42-4, 28 KOs) has vowed to bring an end to his feud with domestic rival Robert Stieglitz (47-4-1, 27 KOs) when the German super middleweights contest the WBO World title for a fourth time on July 18 at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle. The fighters began their now familiar pre-fight routine with a kick-off press conference today, in which the reigning champion...
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James DeGale: I’m injury free & you’ll see my best against Andre Dirrell

James DeGale says his “obsession” to create history as the first British Olympic gold medalist to win a world title will drive him on to victory when he faces Andre Dirrell for the vacant IBF Super Middleweight title in Boston on Saturday night. DeGale has been biding his time to fight for a title and is now just two days away from reaching his goal following a mammoth training...
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AIBA women’s youth championships semifinals set; Cuba vs. Mexico WSB preview

Ariel Arismendez shines on Day 5 of the AIBA Women’s Junior/Youth World Boxing Championships Taipei 2015 The second stage of the of the AIBA Women’s Junior/Youth World Boxing Championships Taipei 2015 quarter-finals was held today at the Xinzhuang Stadium, and a combined 92 Junior and Youth boxers have now all secured a guaranteed bronze medal in the competition. Bout of the...
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Tom Langford ready to step up on July 4th Dublin card

Midlands boxer Tommy Langford, 12-0, will challenge for his first professional title in his 13th fight on American Independence Day in Dublin. The unbeaten 25-year-old will showcase his skills at the 2,000 capacity National Stadium in Dublin in what will be the biggest fight of his career to date as he contests for the vacant WBO Inter-Continental middleweight title against an opponent...
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Video: Watch Kevin Mitchell promo as he preps for Jorge Linares

Oscar de la Hoya believes Kevin Mitchell’s WBC Lightweight title clash with Jorge Linares is a must-watch fight at The O2 in London on May 30. Right here, you can watch a video promo of Mitchell and his team as he preps for the title fight. Linares is promoted by Golden Boy and hall of fame legend De la Hoya expects his charge to be severely tested by hometown favorite Mitchell...
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Giovani Santillan injured, off May 29 Thompson Boxing 15th anniversary card

Rising junior welterweight prospect Giovani Santillan (16-0, 9 KOs) suffered an injury during training camp, and consequently will not be featured in Thompson Boxing Promotions main event, next Friday, May 29. Santillan was scheduled to face the talented Kendal Mena (20-1, 11 KOs). Thompson Boxing’s 15th Year Anniversary show, titled “Path to Glory,” will continue with a triple...
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Unbeaten Argentinian Mauro Godoy signs with Banner Promotions

Banner Promotions is pleased to announce the signing of undefeated ranked Junior Welterweight contender Mauro Maximiliano Godoy to an exclusive promotional contract. Godoy, 25 years old of Centenario, Argentina, has a record of 19-0 with 8 knockouts. He is currently ranked number 9 by the WBO. “We are happy to get this young contender in the fold,” said Banner Promotions President...
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Terry Flanagan seeks world title on July 11 in Manchester

Terry Flanagan aims to be crowned WBO Lightweight titleholder in front of his home fans when he faces Jose Zepeda on Saturday July 11th at the Velodrome in Manchester. With this year being the 10th Anniversary of Manchester idol Ricky Hatton’s epic win over Kostya Tsyzu, Flanagan will be looking to emulate his hero and deliver a similar performance against dangerous Zepeda to win...
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A look back at Boston boxing history, from John L. Sullivan to Jack Johnson & more

Many may not know that Boston is a city that has had a long and rich history with the sweet science. On Saturday, May 23, world championship boxing is officially back in Beantown when Premier Boxing Champions on NBC returns with a showdown between Andre Dirrell and James DeGale at Boston University’s Agganis Arena. The last time Boston saw a world championship fight was May 23...
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