11 Apr 2019

Lomachenko, Crolla make weight

Both fighters in the main event made weight so we are official for tomorrow’s bout from The Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, televised on ESPN+, with Vasyl Lomachenko putting his WBO and WBA lightweight world title on the line. In the co-main event, former WBO super middleweight world champion

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11 Apr 2019

Arnold Barboza targets Jose Ramirez or Maurice Hooker, after Alvarado

Super lightweight Arnold Barboza Jr. has the biggest fight of his career this Friday, April 12th, from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, against former world champion Mike Alvarado, on ESPN+. This fight is no surprise for Barboza, who was signed to Top Rank after being one of the

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08 Apr 2019

BeIN Sports seemingly on last legs

A popular provider of boxing content, BeIN Sports, may not be around much longer. Though this is speculative, the Federal Communications Commission has rejected the network, BeIN Sports’ third claim and also with prejuidice, meaning they can’t file again. BeIN Sports was removed from Comcast in July 2018, Direct TV

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04 Apr 2019

Steve Forbes, Victor Morales Jr top Oregon card Saturday night

One of the most world renowned sparring partners of all-time welterweight Steve Forbes will promote and headline a boxing card from Clackamas, Oregon, taking place at the Clackamas Armory on Saturday, April 6th. The main event will see Forbes returning after a five year hiatus with his last bout being

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03 Apr 2019

DAZN, A Case Study in Boxing’s Popularity in the U.S.

DAZN will see changes according to Bloomberg, but I can’t for the life of me tell you if the change is good or bad. A brief history of the streaming service, DAZN launched in 2016, but 2018 in the U.S., with an emphasis placed upon on-demand sports viewing without the

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03 Apr 2019

Carlos Adames vs Frank Galarza featured on Crawford vs Khan PPV undercard

One of the 154-pound division’s biggest punchers — Dominican sensation Carlos “El Caballo Bronco” Adames — is set to make a thunderous statement April 20 at Madison Square Garden. NABF champion Adames will defend his belt against Brooklyn native Frank Galarza in the 10-round featured bout on the Terence Crawford

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03 Apr 2019

Sacramento, Ca’s Xavier Martinez in action Friday on Showtime

Sacramento, CA super featherweight Xavier Martinez (13-0 9KOs) is looking to make some headway into world title rankings as he faces John Moralde (21-2 11KOs) this Friday, April 5th, from the Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall in Las Vegas, Nevada, as part of the ShoBox: The Next Generation card

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02 Apr 2019

Berchelt vs Vargas II set for May 11th

Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt and Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas waged pugilistic war once before. The Mexican warriors, two-plus years removed from their breathtaking battle, are set to do it again. Berchelt, who snagged Vargas’ WBC super featherweight title via 11th-round knockout in January 2017, will make the fifth defense of

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02 Apr 2019

Prenice Brewer returns to ring May 11th in Ohio

An Ohio favorite Prenice Brewer (20-4-1 8KOs) will return home as he will fight May 11th at The Agora in Cleveland, Ohio. Brewer, who moved to the San Francisco Bay Area when close friend and world title contender, Willie Nelson, relocated for a training camp, Brewer has stayed since, making

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02 Apr 2019

Vic Pasillas returns on 4/20 in Texas

Decorated amateur super bantamweight Victor Pasillas (13-0 6KOs) ), who now trains out of Undisputed Boxing Gym in Redwood City, Ca will return to action on April 20th, 2019 at The Scottish Rite Theatre in San Antonio, Texas. Pasillas currently works with Prince Ranch Boxing and has been very active

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