07 Dec 2018

Lomachenko, Pedraza make weight for ESPN world title clash

Tomorrow from Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, WBA lightweight world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko will take on WBO lightweight world champion as well as in the co-main event WBO super bantamweight world champion Isaac Dogboe will look to defend his title against Emmanuel Navarrete, on ESPN. blue-chip

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07 Dec 2018

Cecilia Braekhus last headliner for HBO Boxing, Saturday

Unified women’s welterweight champion Cecilia Braekhus will look to put all four of her major world title on the line the WBO/WBA/WBC/IBF on the line against lesser-known Aleksandra Magdziak Lopes in a 10-round main event to conclude HBO’s 45 year tenure with boxing, at the StubHub Center in Carson, Ca. Women’s

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07 Dec 2018

Demetrius Andrade arrested with gun in Rhode Island

  Reports surfaced yesterday at 4 PM from a report in the Providence Journal, three-time world champion in two weight divisions and current WBO middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade was arrested Thursday after Providence police caught the world champion with an unregistered gun at 2:30 AM in the morning. Andrade told officers

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07 Dec 2018

Floyd Mayweather’s return to be exhibition match

Floyd Mayweather’s New Year’s Eve bout with Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa will have no consequences towards either fighters record as the judges will not be needed for this one, literally. The nine-minute bout will have no official winner or loser if it goes the full duration and is meant as pure

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06 Dec 2018

Claressa Shields, the forgotten pound-for-pound fighter

Claressa Shields is the pound-for-pound fighter that doesn’t get mentioned amongst pound-for-pound fighter based on her gender, rightfully or wrongly, as some writers feel uncomfortable adding a female fighter to an all male pound-for-pound list. Shields, a 2012 and 2016 women’s Olympic gold medalist, has seen her stature as a

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05 Dec 2018

Vanes Martirosyan to fight in newly formed “Cage Boxing”

As first reported by BoxingScene.com, Former super welterweight and middleweight world title contender Vanes Martirosyan of Glendale, Calif., is the first standout to join International Championship Boxing, which will bring a cage instead of ropes to the support of boxing, mirror the look and feel of MMA. Martirosyan was last seen

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05 Dec 2018

Boxing might not make Olympics in 2020 says IOC

The Olympic dreams of many young boxers might be on life-support as with less than two years to go before Tokyo 2020, Olympic boxing was frozen in its tracks on Friday. The International Olympic Committee, affectionately called the IOC, announced that it is launching an investigation into AIBA, the governing body

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05 Dec 2018

Katie Taylor added to Canelo vs. Rocky card on Dec.15th

IBF and WBA women’s world lightweight champion Katie Taylor will put both of her titles on the line against Eva Wahlstrom at Madison Square Garden, New York on December 15, on the undercard of Canelo Alvarez challenging Rocky Fielding, live on DAZN. Taylor won gold in 2012, the first year

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05 Dec 2018

Xavier Martinez of Sacramento, CA, fights Friday on Mayweather Promotions

Undefeated featherweight prospect Xavier Martinez (12-0, 8 KOs) is more than likely the best Northern California that hasn’t been introduced largely to the region let alone the world, will face Arturo Santos-Reyes (19-10, 5 KOs) in the co-main event of the Sin City Showdown from Sam’s Town Live in Las

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03 Dec 2018

Servania, Adames, Conceicao added to Oscar Valdez card in Jan. 12th

On Saturday, January 12th, 2019, from the Convention Center from Tucson, Arizona, Top Rank Inc along with Peltz Boxing Promotions, will promote WBO featherweight champion Oscar Valdez’s return after a broken jaw as he looks to defend his title against Andoni Gago, which will be broadcast on ESPN. Valdez suffered

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