In a close and evenly contested middleweight bout Martin Murray (35-4-1 16KOs) defeated by way of majority decision game veteran Gabriel Rosado from Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside. The bout which was a back and forth evenly contested fight for version of the WBA middleweight title, but the world title, saw each
Avtandil Khurtsidze (33-2-2 22KOs) picked up the WBO interim middleweight title over Tommy Langford (18-1 6KOs) from the Leicester Arena, Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom. Khurtsidze a heavy favorite going into the bout despite having to travel overseas split the first four rounds with Langford, but Langford got an irrational boost in
Lightweight Michael Perez (25-2-2, 11 KOs) scored a ten round split decision over Marcelino Lopez (32-2-1, 17 KOs) on Thursday night at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, New York.The bout saw Perez winning the first three or so rounds easily. Lopez began to pick up the pace as
16 year-old Joseph Landeros of Riverside, CA improved to 7-0 with all seven of his wins coming by way of KO. Landeros, who fought Wednesday night in Mexico, is one of a slew of young fighters who are forgoing a chance at Olympic glory and heading straight into the pros.
In front of a full house in Brooks, Ca at Cache Creek Casino and Resort, Don Chargin Productions and Paco Presents Boxing returned with Todo o Nada. The main event between bantamweight Michael Ruiz Jr. (11-4-3 4KOs) of Fresno, CA and Rodrigo Guerrero (25-6-2 16KOs) of Mexico ended in a
Lightweight Edner Cherry (36-7-2 19KOs) picked up a win over Omar Douglas (18-2 12KOs) in the main event of “Toe-to-Toe Tuesdays” on Fox Sports 1 from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Cherry started strong, but Douglas kept a solid, methodical pace that this writer thought edged the fight in Douglas favor. The judges
Novato, CA’s Rudy Macedo (4-0 3KOs) continued his winning ways in Mexico as he picked up a four round decision win on Saturday night. Macedo, a welterweight trained by Nonito Donaire Sr., was also accompanied by his father and mother. The news was posted on Facebook.
Junior welterweight Antonio Orozco (26-0 17KOs) picked up the biggest in of his long career stopping heavily touted prospect KeAndre Gibson (16-1 7KOs) in front of a nearly sold-out crowd at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, Nevada. Orozco lived up to his nickname relentless as he pushed the pace early
Cruiserweight Mairis Briedis (22-0, 18 KOs) claimed the vacant WBC world title with a dominant win over former cruiserweight ace Marco Huck (40-4-1, 27 KOs) on Saturday night at the Westfalenhalle in Dortmund, Germany. In a bout that internet journalist dubbed as an “all-out war” prior to the bout, fell short
Super featherweight Leduan Barthelemy (13-0, 7 KOs) scored a tenth round TKO over Reynaldo Blanco (14-4, 8 KOs) on Tuesday night at Robinson Rancheria Resort and Casino in Nice, California. Barthelemy was steps ahead of Blanco for the whole fight, but finally dropped him in the final round. Blanco got