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Bradley Saunders on track to recover from injuries, ready for anyone in UK at 140 lbs

Unbeaten light welterweight, Bradley Saunders (12-0) claims to have fully recovered from the injury that kept him out of a Commonwealth title fight last April and also stated his ambition to fight the best out there in the talent-packed 140lbs division. Following over two years of injury woe, the County Durham star is now back in the gym and working hard towards a September date...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Felix Trinidad to attend induction to Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame

Felix “Tito” Trinidad, an International Boxing Hall of Fame member beloved by fans for his sunny demeanor outside the ring and his devastating knockouts inside of it, announced he will attend the third annual Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame induction weekend. The event will be held Friday, Aug. 7 and Saturday, Aug. 8. The induction ceremony itself will be at Caesars Palace, where...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Floyd Mayweather Clowns on Manny Pacquiao in Instagram Video

If there is anything that Floyd Mayweather can do well it is talk trash. The man knows how to talk the talk even if he doesn't always walk it. he talked all kinds of smack leading up to the  fight with Manny Pacquiao back in May and now that the fight is done and over with he is still talking smack.Mayweather claims there will be no rematch, but if he is still doing things like...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Quigg-Martinez, Perez-Crolla & Abraham-Stieglitz all televised on Sky Sports July 18

Scott Quigg and Anthony Crolla top a big night of boxing on Sky Sports on July 18 – with three title battles set to thrill fight fans. At the Manchester Arena, Quigg defends his WBA Super Bantamweight title against  Kiko Martinez while Anthony Crolla fights for his first title against Colombian WBA Lightweight titleholder Darleys Perez. Over in Germany, the fourth installment...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Nonito Donaire headlines from Macau on July 18

Nonito “Filipino Flash” Donaire and Jose Ramirez will headline “Victory at The Venetian,” on the Saturday, July 18 edition of Solo Boxeo Tecate, which will be televised from The Venetian Macao’s Cotai Arena via same-day delay in the U.S. on UniMás, beginning at 11:00 p.m. ET. Donaire, of the Philippines, in the hunt for another world title shot, will be taking on France’s...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Buy Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. tickets July 18, attend afternoon card with Carl Frampton for free

Boxing fans in Texas have a sensational opportunity on Saturday, July 18 to attend two world-class boxing events on the same day at the same venue! A full day of action from the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas, kicks off with an afternoon session of Premier Boxing Champions on CBS, with doors opening at 12:00 p.m. MT, while the evening session of Showtime begins with the doors...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Juan Carlos Payano vs. Rau’shee Warren set for Aug 2nd

Premier Boxing Champions comes to Bounce TV on Sunday, August 2 at 9:00 pm, with the debut of the new monthly series, PBC – The Next Round, which will showcase the sport’s future stars and potential champions. The main event for the series premiere of PBC – The Next Round will be a 12-round World Bantamweight Championship fight between Juan Carlos “Baby Pacquiao”Payano...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather Made An Obscene Amount of Money Fighting Pacquiao

Everyone knew that there would be a lot of money made when Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao stepped in the ring together on May 2....
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Germany’s youngest pro boxer, 16 year old Leon Bauer, has 2nd pro fight on Abraham-Stieglitz card

Germany’s youngest professional boxer, Leon Bauer (1-0, 1 KO) returns to the ring on July 18 at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle on the undercard of Arthur Abraham’s title defense against Robert Stieglitz. Having got his professional career off to a flying start with the first-round destruction of Kristof Mate, the 16 year-old super middleweight can expect a tougher test in his...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Keith Thurman & Luis Collazo talk upcoming clash

Keith Thurman and Luis Collazo meet on July 11th, on Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN. They held a media call to discuss the fight, and right here, you’ll find all the quotes. Luis Collazo Hello everyone. It’s great speaking to you guys today. I’m excited for next week. July 11 is going to be a great fight and the boxing fans will be very happy. K. Swanson Next I’m going...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Arum sues Haymon, Premier Boxing Champions over fights

Boxing promoter Bob Arum filed suit Wednesday against Al Haymon and his financial backers, claiming they are violating federal law by acting as illegal promoters and monopolizing fighters and venues for fights. The lawsuit filed in federal court in Los Angeles mirrors an earlier one filed by Golden Boy Promotions, headed by former boxer Oscar De La Hoya. It asks for more than $100...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham confident in getting third win over Stieglitz

With only 17 days to go before Arthur Abraham (42-4, 28 KOs) locks horns with Robert Stieglitz (47-4-1, 27 KOs) in their fourth contest, the champion and his coach Ulli Wegner, yesterday, opened the doors to their training camp at the Olympic Centre in Kienbaum, Germany. Talking to the media in attendance, Wegner revealed his pleasure at ‘King’ Arthur’s preparations. ‘...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Slapping His Manny Pacquiao Dummy

On the heels of getting his mouthed taped shut by Rihanna, boxer Floyd Mayweather was more than ready to start chirping once again....
Via Busted Coverage
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Gushiken at last happy as boxer after Hall of Fame induction

TOKYO (AP) It was a long fight for Yoko Gushiken to find life after boxing. Or rather, to find his life was all about boxing, after all. It took his induction last month into the International Boxing Hall of Fame - an honor only two other Japanese have received - to allow him to reconcile with who he truly is. Three decades after retiring from the ring - often feeling lost and depressed...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Martin Murray to return on July 18 for 2nd fight in a month

Martin Murray has been added to the bill at the Manchester Arena on July 18 as the St Helens man continues his assault on the Super Middleweight division. Murray made his bow at the weight at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on Saturday, delivering a vicious body shot to kick off life at 168lbs with a second round KO win. The three-time Middleweight World title challenger replaces Heavyweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Buy Riddick Bowe’s Sad Maryland Home — $599,900 (Foreclosure)

Riddick Bowe’s fall from grace has been well documented. In a New York Times article back in 2009, the man who beat Evander...
Via Busted Coverage
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Spotlight on Katie Taylor, named AIBA boxer of the month

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has named Ireland’s Katie Taylor as its Boxer of the Month for June. Taylor is the current Olympic Champion, AIBA Women’s World Champion, EUBC European Women’s Continental Champion, and European Union Champion, and added a gold medal from the Baku 2015 European Games to her glistening trophy cabinet on Saturday night. AIBA President...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dazed Timothy Bradley Takes WBO Belt After Ref Calls Fight Early (Video)

Jessie Vargas was just 10 seconds away from winning the interim WBO welterweight title, but instead, he watched Timothy Bradley lift the hardware. While Bradley seemed to have the advantage through most of the fight, Vargas came on strong in the final minutes of the 12th round. The 26-year-old left Bradley dazed with a few good shots with 10 seconds to go, and referee Pat Russell...
Via NESN.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Timothy Bradley Survives Oddball Ending Vs Jessie Vargas

Fans watching Timothy Bradley vs Jessie Vargas Saturday on HBO couldn’t be blamed for thinking Vargas had won by 12th round technical knockout. Referees Pat Russell waved off the fight as if Vargas had halted Bradley, thanks to a big right hand and sustained Vargas assault. Vargas himself was convinced, and, same with the fans, it’s hard to blame him. Instead, Russell just screwed...
Via The Queensbury Rules
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Timothy Bradley-Jessie Vargas results: Bradley dominates despite funny finish

Timothy Bradley took on the previously unbeaten Jessie Vargas on Saturday night from the StubHub Center in Carson California, televised live on HBO Boxing. Bradley took home a well-earned unanimous decision victory, despite a funny finish which lefty plenty ringside and at home scratching their heads. Throughout the fight, Bradley largely dominated Vargas. As we had forecasted...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ref Pat Russell Calls End of Timothy Bradley-Jessie Vargas Fight Too Early

This will probably cost the ref (Pat Russell) his job and it should. Jessie Vargas hit Timothy Bradley with a potential knockout blow and had enough time left in the fight to go in for the kill. With ten seconds left a warning sound went off to let the fighters and ref know the end of the round was near. Somehow this veteran ref thought it was the bell and called the fight.Vargas...
Via FatManWriting
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ref stops Bradley-Vargas fight early because he heard wrong

Boxing referee Pat Russell probably needs to retire after his incredible blunder at the end of Saturday’s fight between Jessie Vargas and Timothy Bradley. The ex-Marine and longtime boxing referee stepped in to stop the fight with 10 seconds left because he mistook a clapping sound for the final bell. In boxing, a clapping noise...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Results & photos: Dominic Wade edges Sam Soliman by split decision on Shobox

In an extremely difficult fight to score, undefeated middleweight Dominic “Lights Out” Wade (18-0, 12 KOs), of Washington, D.C., escaped with a split 10-round decision over former titlist Sam “King” Soliman (44-13, 1 NC, 18 KOs), of Melbourne, Australia, in the main event Friday on ShoBox from Little Creek Casino. Wade, who scored a disputed knockdown in the fourth round...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominic Wade Barely Tames Sam Soliman

Nobody who fights Sam Soliman comes out the other end coated in glitter. He’s a mess, and he’s likely to upset the A-side with his completely random punch assortment, or else make the A-side look to the crowd like he lost. Friday on Showtime, Dominic Wade won a decision by one total point on the decisive scorecard. The crowd booed. More of the same, then. Surely Wade will benefit...
Via Bloguin Best
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Tim Bradley vs. Jessie Vargas Betting Odds

Timothy Bradley and Jessie Vargas square off in a Saturday night bout.
Via Gamedayr
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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