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WBC & Sampson Boxing team up for Jose Sulaiman cup: Yudel Jhonson, Sergey Rabchenko, Luciano Cuello & more

Today, Sampson Lewkowicz, in conjunction with the WBC and its President, Mauricio Sulaiman, proudly announced "The Jose Sulaiman Cup: WBC Super Welterweight Tournament." An eight-man, single-elimination tournament featuring top 154 lbs contenders from eight different countries and three continents, "The Jose Sulaiman Cup" is being held to honor the late WBC President, Jose Sulaiman...
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Sergio Mora now faces Abie Han on Feb 6th following Jermain Taylor’s legal issues

On Friday, Feb. 6 on ESPN "Friday Night Fights" Sergio "The Latin Snake" Mora (27-3-2, 9KO's) takes on Abraham "Abie" Han (23-1, 14 KO's) in a 12-round middleweight contest. Mora is facing a new opponent following Jermain Taylor's legal drama and jail time. This event is set to take place at MGM Resorts International's Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, in Biloxi, Miss. It will be...
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Robinson Castellanos defeats Rocky Juarez, in line to face Johnny Gonzalez

Golden Boy Promotions brought the action to San Antonio, Texas last night, where Robinson "Robin Hood" Castellanos (21-10, 13 KOs) displayed his power against Rocky Juarez (30-11-1, 21 KOs) at Cowboys Dancehall in the headlining bout of FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes' Golden Boy Live! series. Castellanos dominated Juarez early on in the fight with quick jabs and powerful uppercuts...
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Former NYSAC Deputy Commissioner Tony Mazzarella passes away at 75

New York City boxing leader Tony Mazzarella passed away after a long illness this past Monday at the age of 75. During his long career in boxing, Mazzarella was a former New York State Athletic Commission (NYSAC) Deputy Commissioner and inspector - honorary NYSAC Deputy Commissioner the past few years - Ring 8 treasurer, New York State Sports Commission member, amateur (including...
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Unbeaten Caleb Plant, managed by Al Haymon, in action this weekend in Philly

Undefeated middleweight prospect, Caleb "Sweet Hands" Plant (5-0, 4 KOs), returns to the ring this Saturday January 31, 2015 against David Lopez (4-11, 1 KO). The 4-round bout will take place at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, PA. Managed by Al Haymon, Plant is looking to extend his unbeaten record to 6-0. With power in both hands, Caleb Plant is rapidly making a name for himself...
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Frankie Gavin signs with Matchroom, added to March 28th card & wants shot at Kell Brook

Frankie Gavin has signed a promotional deal with Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Boxing and will headline a show at The Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham on May 9. This comes after the recent news that Gavin and Frank Warren parted ways. Gavin's first fight under Hearn though will come on the undercard of Kell Brook’s title defense against Jo Jo Dan at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield...
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Francisco Vargas vs. Will Tomlinson & Antonio Orozco vs. Emanuel Taylor on March 12th in San Antonio

Golden Boy Promotions returns to San Antonio, Texas on Thursday, March 12 with a special HBO Latino Boxing two-fight live telecast co-promoted by Leija*Battah Promotions. In the headlining bout, 2008 Mexican Olympian Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas (21-0-1, 15 KOs) will put his undefeated record on the line when he faces off against Australian "Wild" Will Tomlinson (23-1-1, 13 KOs...
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Shane Mosley Jr, Sullivan Barrera, Keith Tapia on Dargan-Luis undercard at Foxwoods this Friday

Before ESPN2 Friday Night Fights' live audience witnesses the battle between Karl "Dynamite" Dargan (17-0, 9 KOs) and Tony "The Lightning" Luis (18-2, 7 KOs), they will be treated to an undercard that includes Shane Mosley, Jr. (2-1, 2 KOs), Cuban Sullivan Barrera (14-0, 9 KOs) and local prospects. The undefeated Barrera is taking on veteran Jeff Lacy (27-5, 18 KOs) for eight rounds...
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Undefeated power-punching prospect Patrick Teixeira signs with Golden Boy

Undefeated Brazilian brawler Patrick Teixeira has signed a promotional contract with Golden Boy Promotions. The rising star is undefeated with a record of 24 wins and 20 knockouts. Known to be a heavy hitter in his hometown of Sao Paulo, Brazil, Teixeira is also making a name for himself internationally, having fought and won in his native country of Brazil, Mexico City, Miami, Fl...
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The bizarre behavior of Jermain Taylor

Jermain Taylor's Career Revival Derailed: The unlikely revival of Jermain Taylor's boxing career was upset last week, most likely permanently. Taylor was arrested on January 19 after he allegedly pointed a gun at a fan and threatened to shoot three children in his native Arkansas during a Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade. He was also found to be carrying a small amount of marijuana...
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Abril: I’m coming to Liverpool to knock out Derry Mathews

Richar Abril says Derry Mathews is out of his depth against him and will get knocked out when they collide at the Liverpool Echo Arena on March 6th. Abril travels to Mathews’s Merseyside hotbed to make the third defense of his title and claims that the Liverpool hero has a weak chin and won't be able to hold his heavy shots. The Cuban, now based out of Florida, is the biggest test...
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Billi Godoy: I’ve defeated Heiland & Baldomir, I’ll defeat Ryder

Billi Godoy says he’ll draw on his wins over Jorge Sebastien Heiland and Carlos Baldomir as he challenges John Ryder at The O2 on Saturday, January 31. The Argentine is looking to upset Ryder’s plans of bursting into the top ten of the WBO rankings and charging to a title shot this year, and the visitor believes beating former World champion Baldomir and fellow countryman Heiland...
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Rocky Juarez vs. Robinson Castellanos weigh-in results

Tonight at the Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, Texas, Rocky Juarez clashes against Robinson Castellanos in an eliminator match for a featherweight title. The undercard features several big name, undefeated prospects. Find the full weigh-in results for the event and the entire bout list here. MAIN EVENT-12 ROUNDS Rocky JUAREZ Weight: 125.25 lbs. vs. Robinson CASTELLANOS Weight:...
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Erik Pfeifer wins inaugural APB title at super heavy; plus full week 2 World Series of Boxing results

Germany's Erik Pfeifer, a two-time AIBA World Championship bronze medalist, was crowned the first Super Heavyweight (91+ kg) Champion in the AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) Inaugural Title Match in Baku, Azerbaijan. After eight rounds, the final scorecards read 78:74 across the board in favour of Pfeifer against his opponent, Morocco’s Mohammed Arjaoui. The German becomes the first APB Inaugural...
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Manny Pacquiao serves as judge for tonight’s Miss Universe Pageant

Tonight, Sunday, January 25th, is the big night for the Miss Universe Pageant, the 63rd Annual event.  The Miss Universe contestants will be hosted in Doral, Florida and the pageant will air live from the FIU Arena. While boxing fans know that Manny Pacquiao is busy right now with the potential task of fighting Floyd Mayweather, first, he'll have the formidable challenge of serving...
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USA Boxing National Championships final results & winners

The 2015 USA Boxing Elite National Championships concluded with 20 final round bouts at Northern Quest’s Pend Oreile Pavilion on Saturday. The championship bouts held special importance for the elite men with the 10 gold medalists earning Olympic Trials berths. All six finalists in the women’s Olympic weight divisions clinched their Olympic Trials berths with semifinal victories...
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Results & photos: Brandon Rios destroys Mike Alvarado in 3 rounds

Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios took care of business against "Mile High" Mike Alvarado Saturday night on HBO Boxing from Broomfield, Colorado. In the rubbermatch of their trilogy, Rios dominated and destroyed Alvarado, with the ringside doctor calling a halt to the action after three one-sided stanzas. The Alvarado vs. Rios 3 results seemed to showcase two important factors. First...
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USA Boxing National semifinal results: Six women clinch Olympic trial berths

The 2015 USA Boxing Elite National Championships at the Northern Quest Resort and Casino’s Pend Oreile Pavilion on Friday held two sessions of semifinal round competition. The top two finishers in the three Olympic weight divisions from this week’s national championships clinched the first berths in the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Women’s Boxing and the intensity of the semifinal...
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Full undercard for Monday’s Juarez vs. Castellanos fight: KeAndre Gibson, Travell Mazion, Javier Rodriguez

Before Rocky Juarez (30-10-1, 21 KOs) and Robinson "Robin Hood" Castellanos (20-10, 13 KOs) square off at Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, Texas, the Golden Boy Live! card on Monday, January 26 will feature Austin's own Travell "Black Magic" Mazion (9-0, 9 KOs) in the biggest fight of his young career when he battles Mexico's Nestor "Baby" Rosas (11-3, 7 KOs). Also, the undefeated...
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Mike Alvarado vs. Brandon Rios 3 weigh-in results, photos & videos

Tomorrow night on HBO Boxing, Mike Alvarado faces Brandon Rios in the third chapter of their trilogy. The weigh-ins for the HBO card were held today in Broomfield, Colorado, and right here, you can find the complete weigh-in results, with photos and videos of the fighters as well. Take a look. Official Alvarado vs. Rios Weights Mike Alvarado: 146.5 lbs. Brandon Rios: 146...
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Lucas Matthysse re-signs with Golden Boy

Lucas "La Máquina" Matthysse (36-3, 34 KOs) has renewed his promotional contract with Golden Boy Promotions. The Argentinean star first got his start in 2004 and since then has had a promising and destructive career winning by knockout 34 times out of his 36 wins. "As Golden Boy works to put together a 2015 full of huge, fan-friendly fights, Lucas Matthysse is, and will now remain...
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Video interview with Tyson Fury: Talks fighting Deontay Wilder & Wladimir Klitschko

Check out this video interview with Tyson Fury conducted by Steve Bunch for BoxNation. In the interview, Fury discusses his upcoming clash against Christian Hammer, but more of his energy and focus is clearly on two potential future opponents -- Wladimir Klitschko and Deontay Wilder. He says he was impressed with Wilder's performance, and that well, Wilder kind of stole the strategy...
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Randy Caballero vs. ALberto Guevara opening press conference photos & quotes

Golden Boy Promotions held a press conference at the Golden Boy Building in Los Angeles yesterday, to announce the Feb. 27 IBF Bantamweight title fight between the titleholder Randy "El Matador" Caballero and Alberto "Metro" Guevara. Other fighters featured on the card participated in the press conference including Mexicali's Diego De La Hoya (8-0, 6 KOs) who fights in his...
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WBO calls for Andy Lee-Billy Joe Saunders purse bid

The WBO have called for purse bids to be held on Tuesday January 27th for the WBO middleweight championship between the titleholder Andy Lee and mandatory challenger Billy Joe Saunders. Saunders stood aside to allow Lee to fight against Russian Matt Korobov for the vacant title on December 6th in Las Vegas on the strict understanding - as ratified by the WBO at their convention ...
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USA Boxing National Championships Quarterfinal Results

The fourth day of the 2015 USA Boxing National Championships featured a full day of quarterfinal contests on Thursday at the HUB Sports Center in Spokane, Wash. The quarterfinal action featured several twists and turns with two 2012 Olympians making their tournament debuts and a handful of athletes competing for the fourth straight day in the pacific northwest. Returning women...
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