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PBC: Quillin Overweight, Garcia, Peterson, Lee Make Weight

BROOKLYN — Today in New York, participants on Saturday’s addition of Premier Boxing Champions hit the scales for their final weigh-in. The fights will be broadcast on NBC at 5:30PM PST. Fighting at a catchweight of 143 pounds in the main event, junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia weighed in at 142.2 pounds while Lamont Peterson eased in right at the 143 pound weigh limit. In...
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April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Lamont Peterson DC Media Workout

LAMONT PETERSON WORKS OUT FOR WASHINGTON D.C. MEDIA AHEAD OF  HIS APRIL 11 PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS ON NBC BOUT AT BARCLAYS CENTER Photo Credit: Rouse Photography Group   Washington D.C. (March 26, 2015) – A little more than two weeks in advance of his highly anticipated bout at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KOs) hosted media at the Bald Eagle Recreation...
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March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia vs. Lamont Peterson fight preview & prediction

Garcia vs. Peterson Fight Preview & Pick: On April 11th the World Junior Welterweight Champion, Danny “Swift” Garcia, faces off with the division’s #2 contender and two-time titlist Lamont Peterson. I recently described Danny Garcia as the world champion with a target on his back, since he rules a division with two formidable challengers either gunning for him or soon to be...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia: I can’t look past Salka, but I want Peterson next

Junior welterweight kingpin Danny Garcia is hoping to set up a unification clash with Lamont Peterson later this year. The reigning world champion takes on Rod Salka this Saturday night, and aims to come through the challenge unscathed so he can set up a mouth-watering showdown with Peterson -- although the tune-up fights clearly weren't necessary to begin with. The D.C. native Peterson...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Results from DC: Peterson vs. Jean, Charlo vs. Rosado

Big-time boxing was back in the nation's capital on Saturday night, with Showtime presenting a doubleheader at the D.C. Armory, headlined by native Lamont Peterson taking on Dierry Jean, and a very intriguing clash between Jermell Charlo and Gabriel Rosado. Right here, you can check out all of the results from the evening. Lamont Peterson vs. Dierry Jean Results - Jermell Charlo...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Video & photos: The Corona girls at Showtime boxing’s Peterson vs. Jean event

The sexy Showtime Corona girls are out in force at the Lamont Peterson vs. Dierry Jean fight in Washington, D.C. These lovely ring card girls are always on hand for the Golden Boy events, and their Showtime televised cards. Right here, you can check out a special video greeting from the Corona girls, photos of the ladies in action and more. Of course, you can also skip ahead to our...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Running Undercard Results For Lamont Peterson Vs. Dierry Jean

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- It's a cold Saturday night in the nation's capital, and the atmosphere is cool in the D.C. Armory while the sparse fans await local hero Lamont Peterson in the main event. We'll find out through the course of the evening (it's about 7 p.m. as of this writing) whether the crowd will pick up, or whether the weather and Peterson's knockout loss has dimmed enthusiasm...
Via The Queensbury Rules
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Lucas Matthysse literally beat Lamont Peterson to the punch on knockdown

Lucas Matthysse cemented himself as one of the most dangerous fighters in boxing with his 3rd-round TKO of Lamont Peterson on Saturday night in Atlantic City. Matthysse (34-2, 32 KOs) knocked down Peterson once in the second and two more times in the third before the referee called it off to save a woozy Peterson. The Argentine’s first knock down of Peterson (32-1-1, 16 KOs) in...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Roy G Biv: Preview And Prediction For Lamont Peterson Vs. Lucas Matthysse

It's one of those kind of fights, is Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse Saturday on Showtime: The more you dissect it, the more footage you watch, the harder it gets to figure out who will win. You might have started off one way and flipped back and forth repeatedly. In that sense, your fractured crystal ball reflects the odds in general -- by one sports book, Matthysse is the ultra...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Khan: Parkinson's affected Freddie Roach's training

Amir "King" Kahn seems to have a lot of excuses after he loses a fight.  If it's not the referee and judges like his loss to Lamont Peterson in December, it's the pre-fight taunts from Danny Garcia's trainer Angel Garcia — whom he attributed the fourth-round knockout in July. During Tuesday's press conference at the Los Angeles Sports Arena to promote his upcoming Showtime fight...
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October 31, 2012  |  Discuss

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