Zou Shiming returns with win, more than 35 million tune in & watch

“Return of the King,” which featured the return of two-time Olympic gold medalist and Chinese icon Zou Shiming in the main event, attracted an enormous audience of 36.5 million viewers. The January 30 live telecast, which emanated from the Shanghai Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China, boasted 6.5 million viewers who watched on television on CCTV 5 and 30 million viewers who...
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February 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Punxsutawney Phi Predicts: “Zou Shiming Will Be New King”

GOBBLER’S KNOB, (Groundhog Day 2015) — At approximately 7:23 A.M. ET today, Punxsutawney Phil — the Seer of Seers, Prognosticator of Prognosticators — emerged from his burrow at Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, PA, and proclaimed, in his native Groundhogese, that Two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist and three-time World Amateur Champion ZOU SHIMING (6-0, 1 KO), from Guizhou, China...
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February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Zou Shiming wins, Guillermo Rigondeaux scores 1st rd KO: Results & photos

Two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist Zou Shiming, won a 10-round unanimous decision over Luis De La Rosa at The Venetian Macao Resort in Macau, China. The Shiming fight headlined the Champions of Gold card, but the highlight of the show was Guillermo Rigondeaux's victory. Rigondeaux was looking to make a statement with his performance and attract more fan interest, and he certainly...
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Karim Mayfield, Zou Shiming And Guillermo Rigondeaux

Look at this prize goose. Am I talking about Marcos Maidana or Floyd Mayweather? You be the judge of that, but how good an insult is prize goose? In non-selfie related news, the boxing schedule isn’t all that exciting this week, but there’s some interest to be had here and there from a couple of televised fights. Guillermo Rigondeaux Vs. Sod Kokietgym, Saturday, Macau, HBO2. You...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Shiming Notches 1st Career KO, Vazquez Defeats Shafikov

By: Ismael AbduSalaam, Special Contributor photo: MACAU, China — Zou Shiming (4-0, 1 KO) kicked off his first bout of 2014 with a definitive victory, dominating Thailand’s Yokthong Kokietgym (15-4, 11 KOs) over seven one-sided for his first pro knockout win. While tough, Kokietgym didn’t offer much in the areas of defense nor offense. Showing better technique, Shiming...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Zou Shiming gets his own theme song “Fists of Gold”

The Venetian® Macao-Resort-Hotel is pulling out all stops for world championship boxing's first-ever appearance in Macau by producing a special theme song and music video for Zou Shiming. Performed by Stephanie Cheng (郑融), The "Fists of Gold" Theme Song Music Video ("皇金拳賽"主題曲MV) made its world premiere today and already it's climbing up the charts from Beijing to Bar Harbor! "Fists...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Zou Shiming, Chinese 2-time Olympic gold medalist, signs with Top Rank

February 10 may mark the beginning of the Chinese New Year -- the Year of the Snake -- but January 23 will be known as the day the Era of Zou began.  Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum announced the signing of two-time Olympic Gold Medal winner and three-time World Amateur Champion Zou Shiming. Arum made the announcement today at a press conference at the Four Seasons Hotel Bejing. ...
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January 23, 2013  |  Discuss

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