Super lightweight Ricky Burns (40-5-1, 14 KOs) is now a three division world champion as he stopped Michele Di Rocco (40-2-1, 18 KOs)in the fifth round on Saturday night at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland. Burns won the WBA title that Adrien Broner lost on the scales. .
Former lightweight champion Miguel “Titere” Vazquez (36-5, 13 KOs) who fought at a catchweight of 144 lbs. due to a last minute replacement in opponent scored an unanimous decision over Erick Bone (16-4, 8 KOs) on Saturday night at the Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, Texas. The fight played like most Vazquez
WBA interim welterweight champion David “Ava” Avanesyan (22-1-1, 11 KOs) retained his title with a twelve round unanimous decision over “Sugar” Shane Mosley (49-10-1, 41 KOs) on Saturday night at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona. The fight was close and ugly, it saw Mosley deducted point for a
Unbeaten light heavyweight contender Artur Beterbiev (9-0, 9 KOs) will battle veteran Argentine Olympian Ezequiel Maderna (23-2, 15 KOs) in a 12-round showdown that headlines Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes Saturday, June 4 from Bell Center in Montreal. Televised coverage begins at 11 p.m. ET/8
In a truly bizarre fight, Shane Mosley at 44 years-old will fight David Avanesyan, billed from Russia, but more accurately from Armenia, on CBS Sports Network tonight. Mosley will be trying to get a shot at the WBA welterweight title that Keith Thurman-Shawn Porter are fighting for. Shane Mosley 146lbs
Tonight Leija-Battah Promotions is putting on a special Saturday edition of Toe-to-Toe Tuesday bouts taking place at Cowboys Dance Hall in San Antonio, Texas. The bouts will be broadcast on Fox Sports 1 starting at 7PM PST/10PM EST. The card will run for two hours. Miguel Vazquez 143.6 vs.