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Opponents named for Patrick Hyland & Will Rosinsky on March 14 at MSG

On Saturday, March 14 at the Theater at Madison Square Garden, in New York City “McMayhem in Midtown”, will feature both professional and amateur bouts, and is headlined by former world title challenger Patrick “The Punisher” Hyland (29-1, 13KO’s) taking on Manuel de los Reyes Herrera. The co-feature bout of the evening sees the long-awaited return of popular light heavyweight...
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Canelo vs. Kirkland press conferences in Houston & San Antonio open to public on March 3

Canelo Alvarez and James Kirkland are hitting the road for back-to-back press conferences in the great state of Texas on Tuesday, March 3rd, discussing their May 9th clash at Minue Maid Park in Houston. Oscar De La Hoya, 50 Cent and Jesse James Leija will all be present. First, the Canelo vs. Kirkland press tour will kick off at Houston at 12pm CT.  Second, the tour will visit San...
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John Molina ready for a great fight vs. Adrien Broner; Abner Mares wants Leo Santa Cruz

John “The Gladiator” Molina Jr. and Abner Mares held workout in Los Angeles Wednesday before they lace up their gloves for the inaugural Premier Boxing Champions on NBC show taking place Saturday, March 7 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. John Molina Jr. “Being the underdog is how I got to this point. I took the scenic route to get here but I’m definitely...
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Chris Avalos: I’m glad Carl Frampton is underestimating me; his fans will become mine

This Saturday afternoon, February 28, Carl Frampton (19-0, 13 KO’s) will make the 1st defense of his title when he takes on mandatory challenger Chris Avalos (25-2, 19 KO’s) in a bout that can be seen live in the United States on AWE, beginning at 3pm Eastern, and airing from Odyssey Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Avalos sounded like a champion on Wednesday when he was reached...
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Next Boxcino round match-ups take place April 10 at Sands Casino in Bethlehem

On Friday night, April 10th at the Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, PA, the Boxcino 2015 Jr. Middleweight & Heavyweight semifinals will take place on the same evening, and will be broadcasted live on ESPN’s Friday Night Fights at 9 p.m. ET. Over the past two weeks, the quarterfinals took place in both divisions, and the match-ups on April 10 are as follows: In the Jr. Middleweight...
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Nadjib Mohammedi now training with Abel Sanchez after chance meeting

On March 14, Nadjib “The Algerian Assassin” Mohammedi (36-3, 22 KOs) stays busy as he faces Lee Campbell (8-1, 4 KOs) on the undercard of the Kovalev-Pascal fight in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. A roller coaster of events that brought him to this place in his career. When Nadjib defeated Anatoliy Dudchenko to secure the #1 position in the IBF, he thought his next opponent would...
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James DeGale-Andre Dirrell to go to purse bid

The IBF previously ordered their #1 ranked Super Middleweight contender James DeGale and #2 ranked Super Middleweight contender Andre Dirrell to begin negotiations for a vacant title fight. The IBF has now received written certification on February 26, 2015, from Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport on behalf of James DeGale indicating that they were no longer willing to negotiate and...
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FNF weigh-in results & photos: Cletus Seldin headlines at the Paramount

Tomorrow night at the Paramount in Huntington, New York, Friday Night Fights televises the latest installment of Rockin’ Fights, headlined by Cletus Seldin taking on Johnny Garcia. Find the weigh-in results for the full card here. 10 ROUNDS Johnny Garcia v. Cletus Seldin 139.2 lb 139.4 lb 19-2-1 11KO’s 15-0 12KO’s 10 ROUNDS Jeremy Bryan Raymond Serrano 145 lb 145 lb 17...
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Terrell Gausha, Dominic Breazeale & Robert Easter added to March 7 Thurman-Guerrero undercard

Rhe action-packed undercard on Saturday, March 7 just got even better with the additions of undefeated U.S. Olympians Terrell Gausha and Dominic Breazeale and undefeated lightweight prospect Robert Easter, all participating in separate bouts at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. These fights are part of the card featuring Keith Thurman vs. Robert Guerrero and Adrien Broner...
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Canelo Alvarez vs. James Kirkland opening quotes & details, tickets on sale March 3

Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez and Texas’s James “Mandingo Warrior” Kirkland will clash in a 12-round super welterweight showdown at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas on Saturday, May 9, 2015. Canelo vs. Kirkland will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. “I’m very happy that my upcoming fight with James Kirkland will air on...
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Ryan Martin now 11-0, looking to big things for rest of year

In 2014, Chattanooga’s Ryan Martin got off to a strong professional start in his first full year, by compiling 8 wins with 5 coming by way of knockout, and improving overall to 10-0, 6 KOs. Already one of the top prospects in the lightweight division, “Blue Chip” is out to prove that he’ll be a rising force by the end of the year. His latest win was a victory over Carlos...
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Road to Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, Part I: Mayweather becomes a Money star

In the lead-up to Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao’s mammoth May 2nd bout we will be reliving the dramatic moments and specific periods that led them both to this clash. In the first installment of our 10-part exclusive series on ProBoxing-Fans.com, the Road to Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, we begin by casting our minds back to a time before Mayweather was the face of boxing. Part...
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Matthysse vs. Provodnikov tickets on sale Thursday at 10am

Tickets will go on sale tomorrow for the just confirmed Lucas Matthysse vs. Ruslan Provodnikov fight. The epic bout, a surefire Fight of the Year candidate in the making, takes place on Saturday, April 18 at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York. Banner Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions in association with Arano Box Promotions will promote the the bout which will...
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Will Tomlinson workout photos & quotes, faces Francisco Vargas on March 12

Australian standout “Wild” Will Tomlinson hosted a Los Angeles media workout at Westside Boxing Club on Tuesday, Feb. 24 before his bout against Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas in San Antonio, Texas on March 12. The title fight will also be televised live on HBO Latino Boxing. Here is what Tomlinson and his trainer Nicolas Robledo had to say about training camp and his hopes...
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FNF preview: Seldin vs. Garcia from The Paramount

The February 27 edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights will feature undefeated up-and-coming junior welterweight Cletus “The Hebrew Hammer” Seldin (15-0, 12 KOs) and veteran Johnny García (19-2-1, 11 KOs) the 10-round junior welterweight main event. Friday’s show from the Paramount Theater in Huntington, N.Y., will air live at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2, and is presented by Star Boxing...
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New boxing gym from manager A.J. Galante & trainer Fernely Feliz to open Feb 28th in Danbury, CT

Boxing manager A.J. Galante and former heavyweight contender Fernely Feliz are proud to announce that the grand opening of their new boxing gym, Champs Boxing Club & Fitness will take place on Saturday February 28. Feliz, who moved to Danbury as a child from the Dominican Republic, has the distinction of being Danbury, CT’s first professional boxer. As a heavyweight, he compiled...
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Luke Campbell back on March 7 card; Sam Eggington confident of victory over Shayne Singleton

Luke Campbell has decided to box on March 7 at the Ice Arena in Hull. The Olympic gold medal hero pulled out of the show earlier in February due to the ill health of his father, who had been moved to Dove House Hospice after a period of intensive care. Campbell is targeting a summer showdown with fellow Hull Lightweight Tommy Coyle and despite initially pulling out of the show, the...
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Raymond Serrano vs. Jeremy Bryan set as co-feature this Friday on FNF

Raymond “Tito” Serrano and Jeremy Bryan will meet in a 10 round Welterweight match up as the co-feature on the Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing ESPN “Friday Night Fights” show, Friday, Feb. 27th. The main event pits undefeated Cletus “The Hebrew Hammer” Seldin facing the always tough Johnny Garcia. The fights will take place at The Paramount in Huntington, NY and are the...
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Video: Johnny Gonzalez vs. Gary Russell preview

Jhonny Gonzalez shocked many in the boxing world when he quickly kayoed then unbeaten Abner Mares. At the time, Mares had been a clear top 5 pound for pound fighter. Now, in one of the freshly announced fights in the Premier Boxing Champions lineup on Showtime & CBS, Gonzalez will take on Gary Russell Jr, who’s looking to bounce back from his first career defeat at the hands...
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Official details on Lucas Matthysse vs. Ruslan Provodnikov: April 18 at Turning Stone on HBO Boxing

It’s a fight fan’s dream, as Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse and Ruslan Provodnikov, two of boxing’s hardest punchers and fiercest warriors take the stage in a 12-round junior welterweight showdown on Saturday, April 18 at Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, NY. Matthysse vs. Provodnikov will be televised on HBO Boxing After Dark beginning at 9:45 p.m. ET. ProBoxing-Fans...
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How Mayweather vs. Pacquiao is different in 2015 than it would have been in 2010

MvP 2010 vs. MvP 2015 – How it’s Better & Worse: Ahh, 2010.  It feels like a lifetime ago.  People were geeked over the release of a new iPhone, the San Francisco Giants were World Series champions, and the boxing world was dominated by Klitschkos. What a crazy, different society we all woke up to this past Saturday morning following the announcement from the prior evening...
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Premier Boxing Champions team grows with Laila Ali, Kenny Rice & more

NBC Sports Group announced today the addition of Laila Ali, B.J. Flores, Kenny Rice and Chris Mannix to its Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) coverage on NBC and NBCSN. Three-time super middleweight champion Ali and former two-time U.S. amateur heavyweight champion Flores will serve as corner analysts for PBC on NBC telecasts. Mannix and Rice will report ringside, and Rice will conduct...
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Video: Kovalev vs. Pascal HBO Boxing preview & pre-fight conference call quotes

Sergey Kovalev, Jean Pascal and their teams held a pre-fight conference call to discuss the coming fight on March 14th. Right here, you can find the full collection of quotes from that call, as well as a Kovalev vs. Pascal fight preview and promo video from HBO Boxing. Take a look. Sergey Kovalev, WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion I am waiting for March 14. This day...
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Video interview: Tyson Fury says Wladimir Klitschko would be an easy fight

Tyson Fury faces off against Christian Hammer this weekend. But it’s no secret that all of the talk is about him facing Wladimir Klitschko next. In fact, discussions are underway for a Klitschko vs. Fury fight this summer in the UK. While Klitschko will be busy dealing with unbeaten American Bryant Jennings at Madison Square Garden this April, the lone obstacle remaining for Fury...
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Quick Q&A interviews with Pablo Cesar Cano, Diego De La Hoya & Taishan

With fight night a few days away, fighters on the televised portion of the Golden Boy Live! card at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on Feb. 27 take some time to answer a few questions and tell us a little more about themselves. The Golden Boy Live! broadcast on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes features Pablo Cesar “El Demoledor” Cano (28-4-1, 21 KOs) of Tlalnepantla, Mexico taking...
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