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Zab Judah returns Sept 10th in Westbury, NY; Amanda Serrano on card

On Thursday, September 10, at The Space at Westbury in Westbury, New York, the night’s 10-round super lightweight main event showcases Zab “Super” Judah (42-9, 29 KOs) of Brooklyn, New York, against Florida, via Barranquilla, Colombia’s Hevinson Herrera (18-11-1, 12 KOs). This will be Judah’s first fight under his new GCP co-promotional banner. The charismatic former champion...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Santa Cruz vs Mares Final LA Press Conference

LOS ANGELES, CA — On Saturday night, the collision course between WBC super bantamweight champion Leo Santa Cruz and the challenger, former champion Abner Mares finally comes to a head. In the latest installment of Premier Boxing Champions, Santa Cruz and Mares meet for their long anticipated battle for super bantamweight supremacy. Ahead of the bout the combatants and their teams...
Via BadCulture
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Shobox weigh-in results & photos: Bryan-Rossy, Visinia-Dawejko, Cabrera-Perez

The six fighters who’ll be making their ShoBox: The New Generation debuts Friday, Aug. 28 at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center are set to go following Thursday’s official weigh-in outside the D on Fremont Street’s Stage 3. In the 10-round main event of a Don King Productions-promoted tripleheader, promising up-and-coming heavyweight Trevor Bryan (15-0, 11 KOs), of...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Perfect Timing? With Both Fighters Struggling, Santa Cruz Vs Mares Could Be WWIII

There was a time, and it wasn’t that long ago, where the boxing world would have went bonkers over a fight between Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares. But, like countless fights through the years, this thing never came to fruition when both fighters were ripe. So when Santa Cruz and Mares go to battle Saturday night, on an ESPN broadcast of Al Haymon’s “Premier Boxing Champions...
Via Bloguin Best
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Perfect Timing? With Both Fighters Struggling, Santa Cruz Vs Mares Could Be WWIII

There was a time, and it wasn’t that long ago, where the boxing world would have went bonkers over a fight between Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares. But, like countless fights through the years, this thing never came to fruition when both fighters were ripe. So when Santa Cruz and Mares go to battle Saturday night, on an ESPN broadcast of Al Haymon’s “Premier Boxing Champions...
Via The Queensbury Rules
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photos & quotes: Final Santa Cruz vs. Mares presser

With just days to go until their showdown, Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (30-0-1, 17 KOs) and Abner Mares (29-1-1, 15 KOs) faced-off at the final press conference at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. Find the photos and quotes here. Fighters participating on Saturday night’s undercard were also in attendance including exciting Mexican brawlers Hugo Ruiz (35-2, 31 KOs) and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Natu Visinia: I had no business going against Steve Cunningham at that time

Heavyweight Natu Visinia will be looking for his 2nd consecutive victory when he takes on Joey Dawejko in an 8-round bout that will be part of a ShoBox: The New Genration card tomorrow night. Visinia is coming off a 4th round stoppage over Joshua Clark on May 13 in Hollywood, California. With that win, the 30 year-old from Clinton, Illinois raised his mark to 11-1 with 9 knockouts...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cotto vs. Canelo NYC presser photos & quotes

Credit: Gene Belvins-HoganPhotos/Roc Nation Sports/Golden Boy Promotions Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33 KOs) and Canelo Alvarez (45-1-1, 32 KOs) were greeted by hundreds of chanting fans as they hosted a press conference in New York City on Wednesday, as stop three of their international four-city press tour ahead of their highly anticipated championship showdown in November. MIGUEL...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Orlando City loses appeal for Ramos red card

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) An independent review panel has denied a red card appeal by Orlando City. Major League Soccer announced the decision on Thursday. The Lions filed an appeal for a red card issued to defender Rafael Ramos in the 36th minute of their match against Toronto FC last week. The review panel consisting of one representative from U.S. Soccer Federation, a representative...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Orlando City loses appeal for Ramos red card

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- An independent review panel has denied a red card appeal by Orlando City. Major League Soccer announced the decision on Thursday. The Lions filed an appeal for a red card issued to defender Rafael Ramos in the 36th minute of their match against Toronto FC last week. The review panel consisting of one representative from U.S. Soccer Federation, a representative...
Via Fox Sports Florida
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather: Ronda Rousey 'will never be at my status'

The Money Team turned to Forbes in its latest rebuttal. The back and forth between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Ronda Rousey continues to snowball, with financial prowess quickly becoming a huge point of contention. Rousey, in response to a jab by Mayweather, recently said she earns more money “per second” in her UFC fights than Mayweather makes in his boxing matches. That prompted...
Via NESN.com
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kendall Holt signs with Greg Cohen, will return after two year layoff

Greg Cohen proudly announces the signing of former junior welterweight titlist Kendall “Rated R” Holt to a promotional contract. Holt (28-6, 16 KOs), from Paterson, New Jersey, hasn’t been in the ring in over two years, but is eager to get back in the swing of things and take on the world’s top welterweights. “I’m excited about having another opportunity to fight and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

British boxing: Tony Bellew replaces Callum Johnson Sept 5th in Leeds, Whyte faces Guinn Sept 12th

Tony Bellew has replaced Callum Johnson on the bill at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on September 5. Liverpool star Bellew is hunting a third title shot and first up at Cruiserweight after he gained revenge over bitter foe Nathan Cleverly in a rematch in November and returned to the ring in June with a stoppage victory following a stint in America filming Creed, the latest film...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Why Mosley/Mayorga Is Better Than Mayweather/Berto In Five (Stupid) Charts

Shane Mosley vs Ricardo Mayorga and Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto are nearly upon us. They’re both want your cold hard cash ($50 in for Mosley/Mayorga and $65/$75 in HD for Mayweather/Berto), so how are you going to decide? How does anyone decide anything these days? With (stupid) graphs of course. It’s hard to argue with the facts. Mayorga/Mosley has had 100 per cent more...
Via Bloguin Best
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why Mosley/Mayorga Is Better Than Mayweather/Berto In Five (Stupid) Charts

Shane Mosley vs Ricardo Mayorga and Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto are nearly upon us. They’re both want your cold hard cash ($50 in for Mosley/Mayorga and $65/$75 in HD for Mayweather/Berto), so how are you going to decide? How does anyone decide anything these days? With (stupid) graphs of course. It’s hard to argue with the facts. Mayorga/Mosley has had 100 per cent more...
Via The Queensbury Rules
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Leo Santa Cruz-Abner Mares workout photos & quotes

Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (30-0-1, 17 KOs ) and Abner Mares (29-1-1, 15 KOs) held a workout and public meeting this afternoon ahead of their fight on Saturday, August 29 from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles. Check out the photos and quotes here. LEO SANTA CRUZ “We both have a lot to prove. Neither of us wants to lose. I know he’s really hungry to get the victory...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

ESPN’s coverage slate for Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares this Saturday

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN will feature live coverage on ESPN on Saturday, August 29 at 10 p.m. ET from Los Angeles’ STAPLES Center of a 12-round featherweight bout between undefeated Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (30-0-1, 17 KOs) and Abner Mares (29-1-1, 15 Kos). Fighter backgrounds: A two-division world champion with a fan-friendly style, the 26-year-old Santa Cruz...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Roman Martinez-Orlando Salido, Gonzalez-Oquendo discuss upcoming fights on Mayweather-Berto undercard

Two of the Mayweather vs. Berto pay-per-view undercard fights include the Mexico vs. Puerto Rico rivalry, with Roman Martinez and Orlando Salido in a rematch, and Jhonny Gonzalez facing Jonathan Oquendo. All four fighters discuss their respective fights here. Jonathan Oquendo I want to thank the press. I want to thank everyone for this opportunity. I’m very excited. I’m very...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Photos & quotes: Cotto vs. Canelo press tour hits Mexico City

Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33 KOs) and Canelo Alvarez (45-1-1, 32 KOs) hosted a Mexico City press conference todaythat was broadcast live in Mexico on TV Azteca. The event drew hundreds of excited, screaming fans that cheered for both fighters during the press conference. With seven world titles between them, impressive resumes and high levels of popularity in their home countries...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Andrzej Fonfara vs. Nathan Cleverly set for showdown on Oct 16th in Chicago

Bruising Polish star Andrzej Fonfara (27-3, 16 KOs) and former titlist Nathan Cleverly (29-2, 15 KOs) will meet in a 12-round light heavyweight battle as Premier Boxing Champions on Spike returns to UIC Pavilion in Chicago on Friday, October 16, with televised coverage beginning at 9 p.m. ET. Fonfara, a fan-favorite in Chicago, will be fighting at UIC Pavilion for the 14th time in...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Travis Kauffman, Eddie Chambers, Keith Tapia ina ction Sept 18th in Atlantic City

On Friday night, September 18, boxing returns to the Claridge Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, and in the main event, Travis Kauffman will take on former title challenger Epifanio Mendoza. Kauffman of Reading, PA has a record of 29-1 with 21 knockouts and is riding an 11-fight win streak that has spanned 5 and a half years. Kauffman has defeated the likes of Malachy Farrell (16...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Shane Mosley Charges Ricardo Mayorga After Girlfriend Butt Slap (Video)

The Ricardo Mayorga-Shane Mosley feud just became even more interesting. Mayorga slapped the butt of Mosley’s girlfriend Tuesday at the final press conference before Saturday’s pay-per-view fight. Mosley immediately lunged at Mayorga and tried to choke his opponent. TMZ caught the whole thing on video and caught up with both fighters, as well as Mosley’s distraught girlfriend...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ricardo Mayorga smacked Shane Mosley's WAG's butt

Ricardo Mayorga and Shane Mosley will fight August 29 and things got wild at a pre-fight event in Los Angeles when Mosley’s girlfriend bent over... and Mayorga smacked that ass.Mosley and his girlfriend said that he was going to “kill” Mayorga. Unfortunately this is boxing so the only way you can do that, bud, is with repetitive punches to the head. Typically over many decades...
Via Bob's Blitz
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mosley v Mayorga LA Press Conference

INGLEWOOD, CA – By now you’ve undoubtedly seen “The Slap” heard around hood video. In case you haven’t, during an attempt at a pose off between Shane Mosley and Ricardo Mayorga for Saturday night’s “Grudge Match” Señor Mayorga decided Mosley’s girlfriend’s goodies were slap worthy and decided to give her thump on the butt. That’s when all hell broke loose....
Via BadCulture
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricardo Mayorga slaps Shane Mosley’s girlfriend’s behind (Video)

Shane Mosley and Ricardo Mayorga are really digging deep when it comes to promoting their upcoming fight. Mosley and Mayorga are set to fight on Saturday at The Forum in Inglewood since things got worked out with Don King. The two had a press conference Tuesday to promote the fight, and things got interesting. At one point Mayorga supposedly slapped Mosley’s girlfriend in the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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