photo: Lukie Ketelle
19 Jun 2018

“Mighty Mo” Hooker took the road less traveled to world title

Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker took the backroads to a world title. The Texas-based fighter didn’t have a decorated amateur career per say nor did he have the blue-chip prospect label like many upcoming fighters, instead he had a desire to make the most of his skills which crescendo with a win

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19 Jun 2018

Dusty Hernandez-Harrison leaves Roc Nation

Undefeated welterweight Dusty Hernandez-Harrison is now a promotional free agent after being granted his release from promoter Roc Nation Sports. The former USBA, WBC Continental Americas and WBC Youth Champion is eager to get back in the ring after a 22-month hiatus from the sport. “I am excited to have

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14 Jun 2018

Chris “The Boy” Zavala signs with Top Rank Inc.

One of the United States’ top amateur boxers, Chris “The Boy” Zavala, has signed a multi-year promotional agreement with Top Rank, Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum announced today. Zavala, an 18-year-old native of Long Beach, California, had a sterling amateur record of 125-9, traveling around the globe as one

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30 Apr 2018

Sadam Ali vs Jaime Munguia to headline May 12th in New York

Jaime Munguia (28-0, 24 KOs), the dangerous undefeated 154-pound contender of Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, will step in to challenge Sadam “World Kid” Ali (26-1, 14 KOs) of Brooklyn, N.Y. in a 12-round battle for the WBO Junior Middleweight World Title on May 12 at Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, N.Y. The co-main event will feature Rey Vargas (31-0, 22

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12 Apr 2018

Paul Butler vs. Emmanuel Rodriguez set for AWE TV on May 5th

Paul Butler gets the chance to become two-time IBF World Bantamweight champion when he tackles undefeated Emmanuel Rodriguez at The O2 in London on May 5, live on AWE-A Wealth of Entertainment.   Butler’s clash with Rodriguez is part of a huge night of action in Greenwich as Heavyweight rivals Tony

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12 Apr 2018

Joe Frazier gets a street named after him in Philadelphia

This story was originally reported here. The city of Philadelphia has always been a boxing city and its lineage with boxing only is furthered now after Hall of Fame boxing heavyweight Smokin’ Joe Frazier was recently honored with a street named after him. Frazier, a power-punching pressure fighter, who was one

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03 Apr 2018

Victor Conte starts a mind-blowing web series “Conte University TV”

 Victor Conte has long been a pioneer in sports and science and in a new high-tech training series catered to boxers Conte hopes to take a few people to school with CONTE UNIVERSITY TV.  The series which is launched from the SNAC System YouTube channel, the nutrition company headed by Conte, who

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01 Apr 2018

Boxing Recap: Anthony Joshua vs. Deontay Wilder?, Jason Quigley, Malik Hawkins

Joshua holds three belts now Following the path that has been walked by boxing legends #AJBXNG A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Mar 31, 2018 at 4:13pm PDT The major fight of the weekend that has significance in terms of money in the boxing industry and future fights

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28 Mar 2018

Deontay Wilder speaks on March for Our Lives Movement

WBC Heavyweight Champion of the World Deontay Wilder is lending his proud support to the “March For Our Lives” movement. Hundreds of thousands took to the streets in the United States this past Saturday to demand the end to the epidemic of mass shootings. Inspired by the most recent tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

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20 Mar 2018

Boxing Preview: Ryan Garcia, Lucas Browne vs. Dillian Whyte, Golden Boy in PR & MORE

Ryan Garcia headlines ESPN2, Thursday Ryan Garcia returns this Thursday against Fernando Vargas, no not the legend, but a fighter barring the same name, but not the same skillset. Garcia, Golden Boy Promotions overnight heartthrob who has a cult-like following that has his videos going viral within minutes, will be

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