15 Jul 2015

Concord, CA’s Xavier Vigney returns August 7th in Las Vegas, NV

Concord, CA’s Xavier Vigney will return to the ring at Glory 23 in Las Vegas, NV  on August 7th as the heavyweight kickboxer will take on Daniel Sam. Vigney is his last outing since winning the Glory heavyweight tournament in San Diego, CA at Glory 21 will return to action since

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15 Jul 2015

Sergey Kovalev “Abel Sanchez? I don’t know who that is!”

Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev, WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion On coming off big fights against Pascal and Hopkins but now facing a lesser known fighter: “For me, any fight means a lot because it is the next step. Who I am and how I do my job means

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15 Jul 2015

MMA’s Rousey wins ESPY, blasts Mayweather

UFC featherweight champion Ronda Rousey (11-0 2KOs 9Subs) received the Best Fighter of the Year in ESPN’s fairly pointless summer award show, The ESPYs on Wednesday night, beating out Floyd Mayweather, Terrance Crawford, Donald Cerrone and Gennady Golovkin. Many outlets have ran with Rousey’s comments after winning the award when the

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15 Jul 2015

Viloria and Robb top UniMas card in Southern California

Hollywood Fight Night makes another quick return to the world famous Florentine Gardens Nightclub on Saturday, July 25, 2015. The 11th installment of the series will mark three shows in less than three months as Top Rank’s Solo Boxeo Tecate on Unimas returns to Tinseltown. The Solo VBoxeo Tecate main

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15 Jul 2015

Mayweather rumored to be fighting Berto on CBS in September

SOURCE: Mayweather Will Fight Berto on CBS http://t.co/rVxZrDMBZe #boxing via @TSSboxingnews — Michael Woods (@Woodsy1069) July 14, 2015 Per boxing insider, Michael Woods,  Floyd Mayweather has just about picked his next opponent as he reported that Mayweather will fight Andre Berto on CBS. Yes, broadcast television as opposed to the PPV

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15 Jul 2015

Top amateur Gabriel Flores Jr. fundraiser in Stockton to be held Friday

This Friday, July 17th, Karl Ross Post 16 presents a breakfast and boxing exhibition fundraiser for Gabriel Flores Jr. endeavor to compete in the U.S. Amateur International Boxing Association’s Junior World Boxing Championship in St. Petersburg, Russia, in September. The event will be held at will be held 7:30 a.m., Friday,

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15 Jul 2015

Rigondeaux-Lomachenko in talks

Irishman Gary Hyde, the manager of unified super bantamweight world champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (15-0, 10 KOs), has accepted in principal the offer made by Egis Klimas, manager of World Boxing Organization  featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (4-1, 2 KOs), for a Super Fight.   The bout would see two of the

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15 Jul 2015

PBC on ESPN peaks at nearly 1.2 million viewers

The debut of ESPN’s new Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN featuring Keith “One-Time” Thurman vs. Luis Collazo and Willie Nelson vs. Tony Harrison—on Saturday, July 11, peaked with nearly 1.2 million viewers according to Nielsen. The main event (10:15-11 p.m. ET) delivered an average of nearly one million viewers. The two-hour

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15 Jul 2015

Abraham-Stieglitz hoping fourth bout is the final bout

Actions speak louder than words – at least that was the motto at today’s final press conference ahead of the ‘Final Showdown’ between WBO World super-middleweight Champion Arthur Abraham (42-4, 28 KO’s) and Robert Stieglitz (47-4-1, 27 KO’s) on Saturday night at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle, Germany. Summarising

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15 Jul 2015

Lucas Browne gives up Commonwealth title, eyeing heavyweight title

Australia’s Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne has relinquished his Commonwealth heavyweight title with immediate effect. Browne became the first fighter from Down Under to hold the crown in 122 years when he stopped Canada’s Eric Bahoeli in April 2014. Browne gave up the belt in hopes of becoming a world champion

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