03 Jun 2016

Oscar De La Hoya reacts to the passing of Muhammad Ali

Golden Boy Promotions Chairman and CEO Oscar De La Hoya has issued the following statement with regard to the passing of “The Greatest” Muhammad Ali: “It is with great sadness today that we mourn the loss of the Greatest of All Time – Muhammad Ali. I send my deepest condolences

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03 Jun 2016

Twitter reacts to the passing of Muhammad Ali

Tonight we lost “The Greatest Ever”,  Muhammad Ali at the age of 74. I am writing this somberly wearing an Ali hoody from Roots of Fight. Instead of an editorial I looked through Twitter to see the instant reaction of people across the world as they react to the sad

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03 Jun 2016

Dashon Johnson upsets DeCarlo Perez in Philly

In an upset of sorts Dashon Johnson (21-19-3-1, 6 KOs) took a unanimous decision over DeCarlo Perez (15-5-1, 5 KOs) in Philly tonight at the 2300 Arena. Johnson, an underdog leading into the fight dropped Perez in the first and eighth round of the bout. Despite the fight being close, Johnson

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03 Jun 2016

Ronny Rios, Zachary Ochoa earn stoppage wins in LA

In a LA Fight Club main event hailing from the Bellasco Theater in Los Angeles, CA, featherweight Ronny Rios (26-1 11KOs) is continuing his resurgence as he earned a second round TKO over Efrain Esquivias (17-5-1 10KOs). The stoppage may have been earlier, but was going to come regardless as

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03 Jun 2016

Rances Barthelemy gets off canvas to retain belt over Mickey Bey

In an exciting main event Rances Barthelemy defended his IBF lightweight title against former world champion Mikey Bey on Friday night at The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida broadcast. The fight was competitive from the start, but saw a strange knockdown that most feel was a head

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03 Jun 2016

Francisco Vargas-Orlando Salido make weight for HBO clash tomorrow

Earlier today Francisco Vargas and Orlando Salido made weight for their WBC super featherweight title bout that will take place at the StubHub Center in Carson, CA. The bout which will be the main event of the HBO telecast. The doors open at 1:30PM for the event with the first

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03 Jun 2016

SF, CA’s LaRon Mitchell headlines first card June 24th

Undefeated heavyweight LaRon Mitchell (12-0 12KOs) of San Francisco, CA will headline his first card on June 24th in Ontario, CA. The card which is being promoted by Thompson Boxing will take place at the DoubleTree Hotel in the aforementioned Ontario, CA. Mitchell who trains at Ring of Fire Boxing

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03 Jun 2016

Artur Beterbiev-Ezquiel Osvaldo Maderna weigh-in results (ESPN)

Light heavyweight star Artur Beterbiev will return tomorrow on June 4th at the Bell Centre in Quebec, Canada against Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna. Maderna missed weight for the bout as well that is promoted by GYM promotions. The fight will be broadcast nationally tomorrow on ESPN as a part of the

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03 Jun 2016

Rau’shee Warren ready for rematch on June 18th

Rau’shee Warren is ready. The three-time Olympian and top bantamweight challenger from Cincinnati has spent months preparing for his second showdown against world champion Juan Carlos Payano. In August 2015, the two fought ferociously to a controversial split decision, which went in Payano’s favor, allowing the Dominican Republic native to

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03 Jun 2016

Oscar De La Hoya and Mario Lopez to be featured on Utah boxing card

CharityVision, a Utah-based non-profit providing medical equipment, clinics, vision screenings, eye surgeries, and training to doctors in poverty-stricken areas across the globe, is partnering with Golden Boy Promotions to host its second annual Fight Night fundraising event on Saturday, June 11 at 6:30pm at the Rail Event Center in Salt

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