WBA and WBC (interim) middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin will defend against Willie Monroe Jr. May 16 at the Forum in Inglewood, CA. The fight will be officially announced on Tuesday at a press conference at the LA Forum. The event will be promoted by K2 Promotions and GGG Promotions in
A confusing 16 hour stretch came to a halt as Lance Pugmire of the LA Times reported that Erick Bone made the 149 lbs. weight limit at around 9:30 am PST in an undisclosed location in the greater LA area. This puts an end to a truly dreadful bit of confusion as
Top junior welterweight Zachary Ochoa earned a stunning first round knockout over Engelberto Valenzuela by first round knockout on the undercard of Francisco Vargas/Will Tomlinson in San Antonio, Texas. In almost a storybook fashion Ochoa ran across the ring and dropped Valenzuela with the first punch of the fight seemingly
In an exclusive interview with ITRBoxing.com senior writer Lukie Ketelle, Karim Mayfield explained that he took a fight on 24 hour notice against Shawn Porter for the Premier Boxing Champions on Spike TV television debut. Porter’s original opponent, Roberto Garcia, failed a pre-fight medical exam and was ruled out of competition.
Josesito Lopez 146.3 vs. Andre Berto 146 Chris Arreola 262.4 vs. Curtis Harper 265.2 Shawn Porter 146.7 vs. Roberto Garcia — * Miquel Vazquez 136.6 vs. Jerry Belmontes 136.1 Gerald Washington 248.5 vs. Jason Gavern 249.8 Hanzel Martinez 125.2 vs. German Meraz 125.4 Oscar Molina 123.7 vs. Juan Rojas 123.5
The long awaited “Super” fight is fastly approaching, and on that day the world will stop to watch this fight. No matter if you are watching from the comfort of your own home, or actually attend the live fight, be prepared to spend more than you have in the past.
Listen to a new podcast from the LukieBoxing crew who hangout in the ITRBoxing staff room from time to time topics on the podcast include Mayweather-Pacquiao presser, Ray’s live PBC experience, ‘is Al Haymon trying to make every fighter the same and take them town to town like concert promotion?’
Francisco Vargas 129.5 vs. Will Tomlinson 130 Vyacheslav Shabranskyy 174.5 vs. Fabiano Pena 173.5 Yamaguchi Falcao 161.7 vs. Raymond Terry 159.5 Armando Cardenas 143 vs. Marco Antonio Solis 139.5 Travell Mazion 153.5 vs. Joshua Snyder 153 Zachary Ochoa 140.5 vs. Engelberto Valenzuela 142 D’Mitrius Ballard 171.5 vs. Jason Zabokrtsky 169.7