JERRY ODOM TO FACE JULIUS JACKSON IN MATCHUP OF SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHTS NEXT FRIDAY, JULY 22 ON SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION
Prospect Jerry Odom steps up to face Julius Jackson in a matchup of super middleweights next Friday, July 22 on ShoBox: The New Generation live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/PT) from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn. The hard-hitting Odom (13-2-1, 12 KOs) replaces Ronald Ellis, who pulled out of the
4:00 p.m. OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN *OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Location: Thomas Magee’s, 1408 East Fisher Service Dr., Detroit, MI 48207 About Salita Promotions Salita Promotions was founded in 2010 by Dmitriy Salita, a professional boxer and world-title challenger who saw the need for a promotional entity to feature
Banner Promotions signs world ranked lightweight Xolisani Ndongeni to co-promotional contract with Golden Gloves Promotions
Golden Gloves Boxing Promotions and Banner Promotions are pleased to announce the signing of world ranked lightweight contender Xolisani “Nomeva” Ndongeni to a co-promotional contract. The 26 year-old has a perfect mark of 21-0 with 11 knockouts and currently ranked number-2 by the WBA. He is the current IBO Lightweight
MEXICAN HEAVYWEIGHT ANDY RUIZ TAKES TIME OUT TO SUPPORT CHARITABLE FOOD-RESCUE ORGANIZATION FORGOTTEN HARVEST
Mexican heavyweight Andy “The Destroyer from Mexicali” Ruiz took time out of his preparations to face Josh “Dempsey” Gormley this weekend to give props to Forgotten Harvest, one of the nation’s largest food rescue organizations. WBO #5, IBF #5, and WBC #7 Ruiz (27-0, 18 KOs) and Gormley (22-4, 21
Undefeated welterweight Steve Weimer takes on Jose Valderrama Friday night in his hometown of York, PA.
Undefeated welterweight prospect Steve Weimer will be back in action this Friday night when he squares off with Jose Valderrama in a four-round bout at The Wolf Gym in Weimer’s hometown of York, Pennsylvania. The 26 year-old will be making his third appearance of 2016. He has been kept
Fan favorite Daniel Valdivia of Tulare, California will not be fighting in Arizona on this weekend’s Iron Boy card as he informed fans via social media. The popular fighter expressed his sadness over not being able to fight via his Facebook page which is quoted below. Last year, Valdivia won
Last week Brooke Mayo won the 135 lbs. CAMO state title with a third round stoppage win over Mayra Mello Mazza, who is a student of famed grappler Gabi Garcia. Mayo, a highly decorated athlete is now rated as the best women’s mixed martial artist in California after the win. Mayo
What did you think about Viktor Postol’s performance against Lucas Matthysse and did it surprise you at all? TERENCE CRAWFORD: I feel as though Postol did what he needed to do to win. I think he did a lot of holding and using his elbows that the ref didn’t see.
Middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and much smaller welterweight champion Kell Brook kicked off their press tour for their fight on September 10th in the 02 Arena. The first date was a New York City based press conference that saw each fighter trade barbs a bit.
Tomorrow night Sergey Lipinets and Walter Castillo will do battle in a scheduled ten rounder on ESPN as part of the summer series of Premier Boxing Champions on the sports leader. The fight will take place at the Horseshoe Casino in Tunica, Mississippi and is promoted by Warriors Boxing in