19 May 2015

Ticket Information for Bradley-Vargas at StubHub Center

Tickets for Timothy Bradley vs. Jessie Vargas  on June 27th at the StubHub Center in Carson, CA go on sale today at 10 am PT. The tickets are priced at $150, $75, $50 and $25. You can purchase tickets online at http://www.axs.com, by telephone at (888) 929-7849 or at the StubHub

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18 May 2015

ESPN to show Povetkin-Perez

ESPN will be going out with a bang for their “Friday Night Fights” series as it will televise Alexander Povetkin vs. Mike Perez with a brief delay in the evening for the North American audience. For diehard boxing fans with extra free time you can stream the fight at 12:30 PM

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18 May 2015

Bradley vs. Vargas for WBO welterweight title

In a press conference held today Top Rank Promotions announced that Tim Bradley will take on Jessie Vargas for the vacant WBO welterweight title that Floyd Mayweather vacated after beating Manny Pacquiao on May 2nd.   Both camps per usual in a press conference offered no juicy tidbits to gossip

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18 May 2015

Pacquiao says retirement is near

Manny Pacquiao has done a lot in his career. The eight division world champion most recently lost a one-sided bout to Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas that saw a pesky shoulder injury get the blame for his failure.  Pacquiao, who spoke exclusively with BBC Sport talked candidly about his future.

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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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