17 Aug 2019

Navarrete, Magdaleno win on ESPN, L.A. bout

WBO super bantamweight world champion Emmanuel Navarrete (28-1 24KOs) made the second defense of his world title stopping previously unbeaten Francisco De Vaca (20-1 6KOs) in the third round of their main event from the Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, California, airing nationally on ESPN. The bout was

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12 Aug 2019

WEEKEND THOUGHTS | VERGIL ORTIZ’S HOMECOMING, OLYMPIAN LOSES PRO DEBUT, SOSA WINS

Vergil Ortiz comes home Vergil Ortiz is one of Golden Boy Promotions best prospects. The welterweight prospect, who now is a contender, moved up to 147 lbs in his last bout stopping Mauricio Herrera before this past Saturday’s bout in his hometown of Grand Prairie, Texas, in which he stopped

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10 Aug 2019

Jason Sosa stops Rhodes, Adan Gonzales upsets 2x Gold Medalist Ramirez

Former super featherweight world champion Jason Sosa (23-3-4, 16 KOs) scored a seven-round technical knockout of Haskell Lydell Rhodes (27-4-1, 13 KOs) on Saturday night at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia. Sosa dropped Rhodes twice in round five with many believing the fight would end there, but Rhodes survived into

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10 Aug 2019

Vergil Ortiz stops Antonio Orozco, Franco-Negrete Draw, Again

Welterweight Vergil Ortiz Jr scored a sixth-round KO over Antonio Orozco on Saturday night at the Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie, Texas. The fight was close, Ortiz was the aggressor early, but Orozco, known for good pressure began to push back Ortiz. In the sixth round, Orozco was dealt heavy

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02 Aug 2019

Malikai Johnson beats Ivan Vergara, Borshchev beats Chavez

Unbeaten featherweight Malikai Johnson (5-0-1 3KOs) of Sacramento, Ca picked up the biggest win of his career defeating two-time national champion Ivan Vergara (8-1 2KOs) of Fairfield, Ca. The bout was scored 59-55, 59-55 and 58-56 all for Malikai Johnson. This was the main event from the DoubleTree Hotel in

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02 Aug 2019

Oshae Jones brings home gold at Pan-Am Games, a slew medal

Only one member of U.S.A. Boxing is coming home with gold at that is Oshae Jones, the first-ever women’s welterweight Pan-American gold medalist, as she defeated Myriam DaSilva of Canada with all five judges being in agreement in the 2019 Pan-American Games taking place in Lima, Peru. Jones now becomes

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28 Jul 2019

Sunday Thoughts: Gervonta is a STAR, Jose Ramirez makes history and Tevin Farmer

Gervonta Davis is a star 24-year old super featherweight Gervonta Davis made his second world title defense of WBA super featherweight world title against Ricardo Nunez in his hometown of Baltimore, Maryland. The fight was what we have come to expect from “Tank” Davis, a round for “Tank” to figure

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27 Jul 2019

Jose Ramirez stops Maurice Hooker in six, now holds two world titles

Jose Ramirez (25-0, 17 KOs) now holds two world titles after his sixth-round TKO of undefeated Maurice Hooker (26-1-3, 17 KOs) by devastating sixth-round TKO on Saturday night at College Park Center in Arlington, Texas, Hooker’s hometown. Ramirez knocked down Hooker in round one. Ramirez controlled the majority of the

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27 Jul 2019

Gervonta Davis stops Nunez, Gamboa, Miller win on undercard

Unbeaten two-time WBA super featherweight champion Gervonta “Tank” Davis (22-0, 21 KOs) recorded another vintage performance with a second-round TKO over mandatory contender Ricardo Núñez (21-3, 19 KOs) on Saturday night at the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. Davis caught Nunez in round two and referee Harvey Dock stepped

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27 Jul 2019

Bay Area’s Rudy Macedo wins in Mexico, last night

Welterweight Rudy Macedo (10-0 9KOs) picked up a devastating third-round knockout last night in Tijuana, Mexico as he stopped Jose Daniel Ruiz (34-12-2 24KOs) at the Gym Bureau, Tijuana. Macedo caught Ruiz with a lead hand, left 45, a hybrid of an uppercut and a hook that dropped his opponent

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