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Conlan bout on Linares-Lomachenko undercard

Irishman Michael Conlan will fight on the undercard of the world title fight between Jorge Linares and Vasiliy Lomachenko on May 12. Conlan 's opponent has yet to be determined.
1 day ago

Conlan on Linares vs. Lomachenko undercard

Irishman Michael Conlan will fight on the undercard of the lightweight world title fight between Jorge Linares and Vasiliy Lomachenko, May 12, against a yet to be determined opponent.
1 day ago

The biggest thing about Linares-Lomachenko: It might change boxing culture

It's great for boxing that Jorge Linares and Vasiliy Lomachenko are set to fight May 12. It'll be even better for the sport if the lightweight title bout signals an end to the fighting between Top Rank and Golden Boy Promotions.
3 days ago

Linares-Lomachenko finalized for May 12

Golden Boy and Top Rank have signed a deal for Jorge Linares to defend his 135-pound crown against Vasyl Lomachenko, who will move up from 130 pounds, on May 12 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
3 days ago

Jorge Linares To Defend WBC Title May 30th In London

LOS ANGELES (May 19, 2015)  Back on top of the boxing world after winning his third division world championship last December, Venezuela’s Jorge “El Niño De Oro” Linares will travel to London, England to defend his WBC Lightweight title for the first time against top British contender“Mighty” Kevin Mitchell at The O2, live on Sky Sports Box Office on Saturday, May 30. The WBC Lightweight...
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May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Jorge Linares-Kevin Mitchell, Evgeny Gradovich-Lee Selby, Anthony Joshua-Kevin Johnson all set for May 30 in London

Kevin Mitchell and Lee Selby will fight for world titles at The O2 on May 30, with Anthony Joshua taking on Kevin Johnson on a massive night for British boxing. Popular Londoner Mitchell takes on Jorge Linares for the Venezuelan’s WBC Lightweight crown following his standout performance at the same venue in January, with an 8th round stoppage over Daniel Estrada to land the shot...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Ismael Barroso wants all-Venezuala showdown vs. Jorge Linares

Promoter Greg Cohen is sending his congratulations out to still-unbeaten southpaw Ismael “El Tigre” Barroso after his highly successful performance on ShoBox on Friday night at The Space at Westbury in Westbury, New York. Barroso (17-0-2, 16 KOs), of El Tigre, Venezuela, made his American television debut with an impressive TKO over gutty New Yorker Issouf Kinda (17-3, 7 KOs). After...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin Mitchell lines up date with Linares after Estrada clash

Kevin Mitchell believes he will win a world title in style this year as he prepares to face Daniel Estrada in a final eliminator for the WBC lightweight belt at The O2 arena in London on January 31, live on Sky Sports. Mitchell meets the Mexican with his sights set on new WBC titleholder Jorge Linares, who picked up the vacant title in December with a KO win over Javier Prieto. The...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Thompson must settle for Solis

When Sergio Thompson (22-2, 20 KOs) stopped Jorge Linares in two rounds last March, not only was it an early candidate for Upset of the Year, but it meant that the Cancun native was headed for a title shot against WBC lightweight champ Antonio DeMarco. Then Thompson was informed by Jose Sulaiman and the WBC that what was billed as a "WBC lightweight title eliminator fight" was not...
Via FOX Sports
May 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Jorge Linares back in action March 31 in Cancun

Following an exciting February event, the Oasis Cancun in Cancun, Mexico will once again host Televisa's hit series "Sabados De Corona," this time featuring a Saturday, March 31 showdown between former Two-Division World Champion Jorge "El Nino de Oro" Linares and hometown hero Sergio "Yeyo" Thompson. Venezuelan star Jorge Linares (31-2, 20 KO's) has done a lot in his nearly...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

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