22 Jun 2018

Vergil Ortiz makes weight ahead of ESPN2 bout

Tomorrow night at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles, CA, which will also be televised on ESPN2 and promoted by Golden Boy Promotions. The main event features blue-chip prospect Vergil Ortiz Jr.   Vergil Ortiz Jr 139.4 vs. Juan Carlos Salgado 139.8 Hector Tanajara Jr 135 vs. Roger Gutierrez 134.2

Lukie Ketelle 0
22 Jun 2018

Jaime Munguia vs Liam Smith set for July 21st in Las Vegas

Jaime Munguia (29-0, 25 KOs), the newly-crowned WBO Junior Middleweight World Champion of Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, will make the first defense of his title against former world champion Liam “Beefy” Smith (26-1-1, 14 KOs) in a 12-round main event Saturday, July 21 at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas. The fight will be televised

Lukie Ketelle 0
22 Jun 2018

Rashidi Ellis vs Alberto Mosquera June 29th in Mexico

Rising hot welterweight contender Rashidi “Speedy” Ellis (19-0, 13 KOs) of Boston, Mass. will return to the ring in a 10-round welterweight fight against rugged Panamanian warrior Alberto “Metralleta” Mosquera (25-3-2, 16 KOs) in the main event of the June 29 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN at the Oasis Arena in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico. ESPN and

Lukie Ketelle 0
22 Jun 2018

Martin Murray vs Roberto Garcia information on ESPN+

ESPN+ will have a full day of boxing on Saturday, June 23, with a pair of broadcasts from two continents. From the O2 Arena in London, Martin Murray will face off against Roberto Garcia in the main event for the WBC Silver middleweight title. Also appearing on the broadcast will be undefeated

Lukie Ketelle 0
22 Jun 2018

George Kambosos added to Manny Pacquiao card in July

Undefeated world-ranked lightweight contender “Ferocious” George Kambosos Jr. (14-0, 8 KOs), of Sydney, Australia, will return to battle in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Sunday, July 15 (Sat. July 14 in the United States) in a 10-round clash against JR “Star Boy” Magboo (17-1-2, 8 KOs), of Batangas, Philippines, it was announced today by DiBella Entertainment. “I’m thrilled

Lukie Ketelle 0
22 Jun 2018

“Pitufo” Diaz ready to for world title shot in July

Total focus. Undefeated Puerto Rican contender Christopher “Pitufo” Diaz has only one goal on his mind: become a world champion. During a press conference held on Thursday afternoon at ‘The Island of Enchantment’, Díaz guaranteed that on July 28 he will leave the Kissimmee Civic Center as world champion. On that night, in front of

Lukie Ketelle 0
photo: Lukie Ketelle / ITRBoxing
22 Jun 2018

Karlos Balderas Boxing Documentary | Santa Maria Boxer

2016 U.S. Olympian Karlos Balderas, who fights in the lightweight division, now has his eyes set on a world title, but that is seemingly any professional fighter. In this episode of Occupation: Fighter, get to understand what motivates Balderas to fight, the sacrifices his family has made for him to

Lukie Ketelle 0