18 May 2015

Boxing Schedule for May 22-24

Friday, May 22nd BoxNation (UK), 12:30 pm EST, Alexander Povetkin vs Mike Perez, Grigory Drozd vs Lukasz Janik. The main event of this bout could determine the next man to face either Wladimir Klitschko or Deontay Wilder for the heavyweight title. Another storyline is the face that this will be

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18 May 2015

Jhonny Gonzalez to move up in weight

  Former two division world champion Jhonny Gonzalez has decided to take his talents to 130 lbs. for his next fight. Gonzalez was outclassed by Gary Russell Jr. in March in which he was dropped multiple times and eventually stopped in the fourth round. Gonzalez is expected to return in

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17 May 2015

Results from Pacifica, CA (amateur bouts)

Martin Rodriguez (Boxing For Health) defeated Pedro Garcia (DF Boxing) Iris Rivera (Salinas Boxing) defeated Brandy Soto (unattached) Carlos Gonzalez (South Central Boxing Gym) defeated Thomas Henegar (Hanord Boxing Club) Dalia Gomez (EOBA) defeated Sandra Magallon (Babyface Boxing) Eli Salinas (unattached) defeated Marianna Gonzalez (South Central Boxing Club) Tatiana Almaraz

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17 May 2015

Kovalev vs. Mahammedi announced for July 25th on HBO

Sergey Kovalev will be back in action towards the end of summer as defends his IBF light heavyweight title against Nadjib Mohammedi. The bout was officially announced with a press conference on Saturday in Los Angeles. The bout was originally going to be a week earlier, but now has been

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17 May 2015

Golovkin TKOs a very game Monroe Jr.

  Middleweight boogeyman Gennady Golovkin has still yet to face his ‘big drama show’ that he talked about prior to the fight on a media conference call this week. Golovkin proved too much for the slick boxing Monroe Jr. who didn’t seem to have the power to make Golovkin stay

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17 May 2015

Chocolatito destroys Sosa in two rounds

Well, Roman Gonzalez was worth the wait. The flyweight Nicaraguan knockout artist wasted little time endearing himself to American fans as he destroyed a tough Edgar Sosa, who looked at a loss for the power and skill of Gonzalez. From the start of the fight Gonzalez landed at will with

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15 May 2015

Antonio Orozco beats Emmanuel Taylor on TruTV opener

In a tough fight to be a judge for Antonio Orozco defeated in Emmanuel Taylor in a good bout the TruTV portion of Top Rank Promotions’ Friday night fight card in Phoenix, Arizona.   In the first two rounds Orozco was able to close the distance and work combinations to

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15 May 2015

Reynaldo Ojeda decisions Monty Meza Clay

Reynaldo Ojeda who works as school teacher in Puerto Rico earned the biggest victory of his career as he defeated the always game Monty Meza Clay by 10 round unanimous decision with the scores of 98-92, 99-91, 99-91. The first two rounds saw Meza Clay maul Ojeda who seemed an

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15 May 2015

NSAC to hand out harsh penalties for positive steroid tests

The Nevada State Athletic Commission is not playing around with performance enhancing drugs in combat sports as it added a “no tolerance” policy against fighters who test positive for banned substances. First time offenders will be suspended for 3 years with a large fine, a second offense will receive a

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