27 Jun 2015

Jessie Vargas “Pat Russell saved Tim Bradley’s career”

An angry Jessie Vargas took the post-fight press conference to give his take on his fight with Timothy Bradley and the last ten seconds that will be talked about for weeks to come. Let’s recap in case you missed it and begin with the facts. Jessie Vargas hurt Tim Bradley

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27 Jun 2015

Twitter reacts to HBO Boxing card

 Bradley dominates, but weird ending steals headlines  Vargas has made his last few fights WAY tougher than they should have been. He's gonna have to dig deep tonight. #boxing #BradleyVargas — Raging Babe (@M_RagingBabe) June 28, 2015 Ward saying people overrate punching power. Ehhh…it's what the people like. It's like

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27 Jun 2015

Bradley outpoints Vargas despite bizarre ending to bout

Carson, CA  – Timothy Bradley defeated Jessie Vargas by unanimous decision with the scores of  116-112, 117-111 and 115-112 to win the interim WBO welterweight title at the StubHub Center in Carson, CA. The scores were read mere minutes before Pat Russell stepped between the two fighters as it appeared

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27 Jun 2015

Valdez gets off canvas to win HBO debut

Top Rank super featherweight Oscar Valdez (16-0 14KOs) faced trouble early as he was dropped by Rueben Tamayo (25-6-4 17KOs) in the first round. Some would say that it was Tamayo stepping on Valdez’s foot, but it was still not the best thing to occur in the opening round of

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27 Jun 2015

IBF orders Barthelemy vs. Shafiov for vacant lightweight belt

Well, a day after Mickey Bey relinquished his IBF lightweight belt, the IBF has ordered Rances Barthelemy vs. Denis Shafiov for the vacant title. This may come as strange news to some as Barthelemy has fought only a few times at 135 lbs as his last fight was at 140

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27 Jun 2015

Ramirez and Magdaleno win on truTV card

Highly touted super middleweight contender Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (32-0, 24 KOs) scored a dominant ten round unanimous decision over Derek “The Black Lion” Edwards (27-5-1, 14 KOs) aka “the guy who beat Badou Jack” on Friday night at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. Ramirez did what was expected as

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27 Jun 2015

Dominic Wade wins ugly split decision on ShoBox

Shelton, Wash – Dominic Wade (18-0 12 KOs) won a ten round split decision over former middleweight champion Sam Soliman (44-13 18KOs) on Friday’s ShoBox card from Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Washington. The fight was not the prettiest thing to watch as Soliman’s awkward style played a central theme in

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27 Jun 2015

Mendez wins split decision, Vences looks sensational in co-main slot

Salinas, CA –  Super middleweight Paul Mendez (19-2-2, 9 KOs) won a ten round split decision over former world title challenger David “The Destroyer” Lopez (41-16-1, 25 KOs) on Friday night at the Salinas Storm House in Salinas, California. The major story line for the fight was the size difference

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27 Jun 2015

Mickey Bey vacates lightweight belt

In what might be one of the most forgettable title runs ever, Mickey Bey who got a highly disputed decision over Miguel Vasquez has vacated his IBF lightweight title since he doesn’t want to make a defense in Macau, China. Bey would of had to face Denis Shafikov who is

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27 Jun 2015

Bradley vs. Vargas Weigh In Results

Venue: StubHub Center, Carson, CA TV: HBO Timothy Bradley 146.4 vs. Jessie Vargas 146.4 (WBO interim welterweight title) Oscar Valdez 127.4 vs. Ruben Tamayo 129  

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