Although no one close to the situation was at liberty to explain what happened exactly, ITRBoxing.com was told that the city of San Francisco, CA was less than keen on the idea of signing off on boxing permit for the Longshoremen’s Hall in North Beach. Instead the card will relocate
Berto Earns Stunning Comeback Win Andre Berto refused to have his boxing career thrown into the bushes as he stopped Josesito Lopez in the sixth round of the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on Spike TV live in Ontario, CA. Lopez saw success early as he used his
WBA and WBC (interim) middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin will defend against Willie Monroe Jr. May 16 at the Forum in Inglewood, CA. The fight will be officially announced on Tuesday at a press conference at the LA Forum. The event will be promoted by K2 Promotions and GGG Promotions in
A confusing 16 hour stretch came to a halt as Lance Pugmire of the LA Times reported that Erick Bone made the 149 lbs. weight limit at around 9:30 am PST in an undisclosed location in the greater LA area. This puts an end to a truly dreadful bit of confusion as
Top junior welterweight Zachary Ochoa earned a stunning first round knockout over Engelberto Valenzuela by first round knockout on the undercard of Francisco Vargas/Will Tomlinson in San Antonio, Texas. In almost a storybook fashion Ochoa ran across the ring and dropped Valenzuela with the first punch of the fight seemingly
In an exclusive interview with ITRBoxing.com senior writer Lukie Ketelle, Karim Mayfield explained that he took a fight on 24 hour notice against Shawn Porter for the Premier Boxing Champions on Spike TV television debut. Porter’s original opponent, Roberto Garcia, failed a pre-fight medical exam and was ruled out of competition.
Josesito Lopez 146.3 vs. Andre Berto 146 Chris Arreola 262.4 vs. Curtis Harper 265.2 Shawn Porter 146.7 vs. Roberto Garcia — * Miquel Vazquez 136.6 vs. Jerry Belmontes 136.1 Gerald Washington 248.5 vs. Jason Gavern 249.8 Hanzel Martinez 125.2 vs. German Meraz 125.4 Oscar Molina 123.7 vs. Juan Rojas 123.5
Listen to a new podcast from the LukieBoxing crew who hangout in the ITRBoxing staff room from time to time topics on the podcast include Mayweather-Pacquiao presser, Ray’s live PBC experience, ‘is Al Haymon trying to make every fighter the same and take them town to town like concert promotion?’