05 Jul 2019

Vergil Ortiz Jr., The Star Comes Home

Vergil Ortiz Jr. was once an unassuming prospect fighting in the first or second bout of the evening on Golden Boy Promotion cards. I first saw him the day before Canelo fought Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on an undercard bout that Yuriorkis Gamboa get stopped by Robinson Castellanos in the

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28 Jun 2019

Angelo Leo, Keith Hunter win on Mayweather Promotions card

Mayweather Promotions title contender Angelo Leo did what he had to do shutting out Mark John Yap in front of a packed house in Sam’s Town, on a Mayweather Promotions card, tonight in Las Vegas, Nevada. Leo is very close to fight for a world title. Super lightweight Keith Hunter

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28 Jun 2019

Commey stops Beltran, Saul Rodriguez stopped on undercard

IBF lightweight world champion Richard Commey (29-2, 26 KOs) scored an eighth round TKO over former WBO lightweight world champion Ray Beltran (36-9-1, 22 KOs) on Friday night before 2,795 at Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula, California. Commey made his first world title defense dropping Beltran twice in the first

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26 Jun 2019

DEMETRIUS ANDRADE LOOKS TO PROVE THE WORLD WRONG

WBO middleweight world champion Demetrius Andrade is one of the best boxers to come out of USA Boxing in the past 20 years, and that being said, you might not find a boxer who has been slandered by the press and promoters more than Andrade. This Saturday, Andrade makes homecoming

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25 Jun 2019

The Lesser Known Star: Ruben Rodriguez looks to fit the bill of gym lore

Super lightweight Ruben Rodriguez’s story is largely unknown, shoot even I won’t inform you much beyond what I know, secondhand since I didn’t get in contact with him for this. Rodriguez, who fights on his fourth Top Rank show this Friday at the Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, California, which

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25 Jun 2019

Nevada Boxing Hall-of-Fame cuts ribbon on interactive exhibit.

This past Saturday the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame (NVBHOF.com) held its ribbon cutting event for its Interactive Boxing Exhibit Museum located at the HeadzUP Las Vegas headquarters. Hall of Fame referee Joe Cortez hosted the event where many past and current world champions were in attendance. Their brand-new home

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24 Jun 2019

Boxing returns to Sacramento, Saturday, featuring Pedro Moreno and Arnold Dinong

Super lightweight undefeated Pedro Moreno of Sacramento, Ca, who trains with Marcus Caballero in South Sacramento, will face one-loss pro, Gilberto Espinoza in an eight-round main event from the Omega Product International in Sacramento, CA on Saturday, June 29th. Also on the card, featherweight Arnold Dinong who trains with Mike

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23 Jun 2019

Charlo brutally stops Cota, Rigondeaux wins on Sunday night PBC card

Former WBC super welterweight champion Jermell Charlo (32-1, 16 KOs) got off to a slow start before brutally knocking out Jorge Cota (28-4, 25 KOs) in the third round on Sunday night at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The bout was even until the third round, but

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22 Jun 2019

“Inferno” Fundora wins on ShoBox

The unbeaten six-foot, seven-inch super welterweight Sebastian “The Towering Inferno” Fundora (13-0, 9 KOs) scored a fourth round TKO over previously unbeaten Manuel “Baby” Zepeda (17-1, 4 KOs) on Friday night at the WinnaVegas Casino in Sloan, Iowa, promoted. Fundora who is getting headlines for his height, showed off his

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22 Jun 2019

Cancio proves it wasn’t a fluke, Soto stops “Tito” Acosta

Andrew “El Chango” Cancio (21-4-2, 15 KOs), the pride of Blythe, Calif., successfully defended his WBA Super Featherweight World Title via third-round knockout in his rematch against Puerto Rico’s Alberto “Explosivo” Machado (21-2, 17 KOs). The event took place at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. and was streamed live exclusively on DAZN.  After much toe-to-toe action, Cancio landed a body shot

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