13 Jun 2019

Andy Vences looks to be a contender after Saturday’s bout on ESPN2

Andy “El Tiburon” Vences (22-0-1 14KOs) of San Jose, California is looking to make the third defense of his WBC Continental Americas super featherweight title on Saturday, June 15th at MGM Grand Garden Arena against Albert Bell (14-0 5KOs) of Toledo, Ohio, which will air at approximately 5:20 PM PST on ESPN2.  Vences, a solid amateur who never could quite get

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06 Jun 2019

Local prospects Malikai Johnson, Ivan Vergara face each other, August 2nd in Sac

Unbeaten featherweights Malikai Johnson (4-0-1 3KOs) of Sacramento, Ca, and Ivan Vergara (8-0 2KOs) of Fairfield, Ca will put their undefeated records on the line early in their career in a terrific six-round club fight at the DoubleTree in Sacramento, CA, across from the Arden Fair Mall, promoted by Uppercut

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06 Jun 2019

Toscano Boxing Promotions returns August 3rd in Stockton, Ca

Toscano Boxing Promotions will return for their third boxing show on Saturday, August 3rd at the Stockton Civic Auditorium headlined by Jose Iniguez in an eight-round bout against Federico Jesus Benjamin Malespina. Iniguez won his first three fights in the wrong corner against pro debuters. Iniguez would get a six-round

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06 Jun 2019

Thompson Boxing heads to Sacramento, CA on June 29th

Thompson Boxing will return for the third year in a row to the Omega Products International in Sacramento, Ca, on June 29th, and broadcast on Thompson Boxing’s Facebook page. The card which has now bout order as of yet will feature the following fighters including Thompson Boxing’s welterweight Luis Lopez

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05 Jun 2019

Manuel “Tino” Avila vs. Joet Gonzalez in the works for July 13th, Golden Boy card

Featherweight Manuel “Tino” Avila of Fairfield, California will make his return to the ring against Joet Gonzalez of Los Angeles, California, which will end up on the Golden Boy Promotions card headlined by WBC super bantamweight champion Rey Vargas looking to make the fifth defense of his world title against

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05 Jun 2019

Jose Ramirez vs Maurice Hooker looking to land on July 27th in Texas

WBC super lightweight world champion Jose Ramirez appears to be heading on the road July 27th as he will look to unify with WBO super lightweight world champion Maurice Hooker, in Hooker’s hometown of Arlington, Texas (Hooker trains in Dallas). The story which was reported by Mike Coppinger, explains that

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31 May 2019

Anthony Joshua, Andy Ruiz make weight, Ruiz heaviest of career since 2012

The WBO, WBA and IBF world heavyweight title fight between the champion, Anthony Joshua, and six-week replacement opponent, Andy Ruiz Jr. is now official. The biggest takeaway was Ruiz Jr.’s weight which was the highest it has been since 2012 when he fought Homero Fonseca. Ruiz weighed 268 lbs, which

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30 May 2019

Oscar Valdez vs Jason Sanchez undercard in place for Reno, Nevada card

Oscar Valdez will look to make the sixth defense of his WBO featherweight title as he faces Jason Sanchez in the main event of a Top Rank card taking place July 8th in Reno, Nevada, at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center, and broadcast worldwide on ESPN. The co-main event features bluechip

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28 May 2019

Willie Monroe Jr. faces Hugo Centeno Jr on Saturday in San Jacinto

Willie Monroe Jr. hasn’t ever seemed to catch a break. A seemingly lifelong underdog despite having a highly decorated amateur record of 128-14 with 72 of his wins coming by way of knockout. Monroe, the nephew of Willie “The Worm” Monroe, who beat Marvin Hagler, joined the family business in

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27 May 2019

Daniyar Yeleussinov moved off GGG card over choice words of Golovkin [rumor]

Daniyar Yeleussinov, the 2012 and 2016 Kazakh Olympian Daniyar Yeleussinov, who won a gold medal in 2016, might have learned a lesson in choosing his words better after this past weekend. Yeleussinov was set to fight on Gennady Golovkin’s return against Steve Rolls on June 8th in New York, but

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