01 Jan 2019

Northern (and Central) California Fighter of the Year: Jose Ramirez

With the retirement of Andre Ward, the biggest fights in California taking place in Northern and Central California take place with WBC super lightweight world champion Jose Ramirez. Ramirez, who has spent the majority of his career fighting in Fresno, CA, a short drive from his hometown of Avenal, Ca,

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01 Jan 2019

2018 Fight of the Year: Vasyl Lomachenko vs Jorge Linares

A lot of fight of the year contenders or winners I have noticed have been bouts in which both fighters make critical mistakes and both have to fight back with a pension of heart after a physical or cognitive impairment forcing them out of their comfort zone. Well, this is a

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31 Dec 2018

2018 Boxer of the Year: Oleksandr Usyk

Oleksandr Usyk stands in rarified air as he did something that has only been done by only Terence Crawford at super lightweight in recent years as he unified his cruiserweight world title winning all four major belts over the course of the year fighting in opponent’s backyards. This intro can

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20 Dec 2018

CARTO SEEKS TO REKINDLE SOUTH PHILLY’S GLOVE AFFAIR WITH BOXING

PHILADELPHIA, PA- -Christian Carto hopes to continue his rise through the bantamweight ranks when he headlines an eight-fight card Friday evening, Feb. 8, at the 2300 Arena.   Michelle Rosado, whose Raging Babe company makes its promotional debut in the Philadelphia market that night, has dubbed the Feb. 8 event

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13 Dec 2018

Main Events NBC partnership in jeopardy, not a done deal

It seemed like a given once ESPN reported in October that Main events had secured a deal with NBC Sports, a network Main Events got a major boost from 2012 to 2014. Main Events built stars and helped the careers of Sergey Kovalev, Steve Cunningham, Gabriel Rosado and Zab Judah through the partnership, but Premier

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13 Dec 2018

Oscar Valdez return postponed, January 12th card appears off

This show is off btw. Valdez will fight later this year. Adames, Conceicao, and Fazliddin will fight on the 1/18 Verona, NY show. https://t.co/iwJYPLe4JF — *Toasts with glass full of JM Marquez pee* (@BoxrecGrey) December 13, 2018 Per a tweet from one of the organizers of BoxRec.com, a boxing database

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12 Dec 2018

Victor Conte introduces SNAC FIGHTER TRAINING STACK

The new FIGHTER TRAINING STACK fromSNAC System was created by world-renowned sports nutritionist Victor Conte after more than a decade of working in the trenches with world class fighters. If you are looking to boost your energy, oxygen uptake, speed, and muscle strength plus accelerate your healing, tissue repair and recovery from intense workouts, then this is the ultimate stack for

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06 Dec 2018

Vasyl Lomachenko returns on ESPN this Saturday at MSG

One of Top Rank’s biggest stars at the present moment, three-division world champion and two-time gold medalist Vasyl Lomachenko will return this Saturday, December 8th at the historic Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. Lomachenko, the current WBA lightweight champion will be facing WBO lightweight champion Jose Pedraza,

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05 Dec 2018

Boxing might not make Olympics in 2020 says IOC

The Olympic dreams of many young boxers might be on life-support as with less than two years to go before Tokyo 2020, Olympic boxing was frozen in its tracks on Friday. The International Olympic Committee, affectionately called the IOC, announced that it is launching an investigation into AIBA, the governing body

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02 Dec 2018

Adonis Stevenson currently in ICU after knockout loss of world title

AVIS, nouvelles sur la condition d’Adonis La famille de .@AdonisSuperman et les dirigeants de Groupe Yvon Michel sont présentement auprès d’Adonis Stevenson. Ils souhaitent informer les amis et les supporters qu’Adonis est présentement dans une condition critique (1sur2) — Yvon Michel (@yvonmichelGYM) December 2, 2018 The longtime promoter of former WBC

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