08 Jun 2016

Keith Thurman Florida Media Day Quotes

Welterweight world champion Keith Thurman opened training camp to media today in St. Petersburg as he prepares to defend his title against former world champion Shawn Porter on Saturday, June 25 in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® on CBS, presented by Premier Boxing Champions, from Barclays Center in

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08 Jun 2016

Deontay Wilder-Chris Arreola rumored for July 16th on FOX

As reported by AL.com, WBC heavyweight title Deontay Wilder is set to make another hometown defense in Birmingham, Alabama. Wilder will face popular journeyman Chris Arreola on July 16th at the Legacy Arena. Wilder, who won his world title in January of 2015, and has defended his title three times

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08 Jun 2016

Jamel Herring-Denis Shafikov set for July 2nd

2012 U.S. Olympian Jamel Herring will get his chance at the big time as he takes the first major step-up of his career as he fights Denis Shafikov, who last fought Rances Barthelemy for the IBF lightweight title. The news first reported by Jake Donovan of BoxingScene.com explains that Herring will

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08 Jun 2016

Sergey Kovalev-Isaac Chilemba headline rare HBO Monday card

HBO Sports will return to Russia for the first time since 2013 with a rare Monday night card that will feature light heavyweight champ Sergey Kovalev (29-0-1, 26 KOs) defending against challenger Isaac Chilemba (24-3-2, 10 KOs)  from the DIVS Arena in Ekaterinburg, Russia. The fight will fight will be tape

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08 Jun 2016

Abner Mares Primed for 4th World Title on June 25 on CBS

Abner Mares, the former three-division world champion boxer, will be taking class, technique and power into the ring when he meets WBA Featherweight World Champion Jesus Cuellar on Saturday, June 25 live on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING  on CBS presented by Premier Boxing Champions from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Live coverage

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07 Jun 2016

Edner Cherry-Lydell Rhodes set for June 28th

Former title challenger Edner Cherry (34-7-2, 19 KOs) and quick-fisted contender Lydell Rhodes (23-1-1, 11 KOs) will compete in the 10-round lightweight main event of Premier Boxing Champions TOE-TO-TOE TUESDAYS on FS1 and BOXEO DE CAMPEONES on Tuesday, June 28 from Sands Bethlehem Events Center in Bethlehem, Pa. Televised coverage begins

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07 Jun 2016

Rances vacates IBF lightweight title, Easter Jr-Commey to fight for vacant belt

Undefeated Ghanaian star Richard Commey (24-0, 22 KOs) is set to face Robert Easter Jr (17-0, 14 KOs) for the vacant IBF World Lightweight title. The often-avoided fighter, who is mandatory challenger for the IBF strap, was anticipating a showdown with champion Rances Barthlemey, and was ringside to watch the

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07 Jun 2016

Abner Mares-Jesus Cuellar Conference Call Quotes

Featherweight world champion Jesus Cuellar and former three-division world champion Abner Mares went face-to-face for the first time Thursday as they hosted media roundtables in Los Angeles ahead of their showdown on Saturday, June 25 showdown live on CBS from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS, presented by

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06 Jun 2016

Andy Vences returns July 9th in Lemoore, CA

Undefeated prospect and one of the most popular boxers in the Bay Area, Andy “El Tiburon” Vences of San Jose, California, is set to return to the ring on Saturday, July 9 at the Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino in Lemoore, California in a “Solo Boxeo Tecate” show presented by

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06 Jun 2016

USA Boxing Traveling for final Olympic qualifier

The six male U.S. Olympic Trials winners still seeking to qualify their Olympic berths internationally will depart for Baku, Azerbaijan today for the World Olympic Qualification Event, June 16-25. The squad has been preparing for their second qualification opportunity at the Olympic Training Center and is now ready to test

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