The famous referee Joe Cortez speaks about advising the up and coming cruiserweight Yahu “Rock” Blackwell 16-1-13 kos who hails from Baltimore, MD. Yahu is ranked number 10 for the IBU and WBU titles and looks to make some noise in 2017 and the years to come. Yahu will be
Undefeated champions and 2012 Ukrainian Olympic medalists VASYL LOMACHENKO, ALEKSANDR USYK and OLEKSANDR GVOZDYK hosted a Media Workout at World Boxing Gymnasium in Oxnard, Calif. today. All three are in deep training for their title defenses, which will take place Saturday, April 8, at The Theater at MGM National Harbor
The featherweight championship match between Gary Russell Jr. and Oscar Escandon, scheduled for Saturday, March 11 at the MGM National Harbor in Maryland, has been postponed after Escandon was injured his back in his training camp. The news of the injury further pushes back the return of Gary Russell Jr.,
Light heavyweight Elieder Alvarez scored a big 5th round knockout over Lucian Bute (32-4-1) on Friday night at the Videotron Centre in Quebec City. The fight was fairly competitive until the third round when Bute began to feel Alvarez’s power. The fight ended in the fifth round with Alvarez stopping
Wilmington, DE (February 16, 2017)–Below are quotes from Wednesday’s press conference in advance of Friday night’s “Skill vs. Will” Pay-Per-View showdown between Roy, Jones, Jr. and Bobby Gunn. Roy Jones Jr. On Bobby Gunn as an opponent: “The thing I stand for and respect and represent – I love a
Last Saturday night from Vacaville, Ca – the Northern California Golden Gloves were handed out. The winners are as follows 114 lbs. open weight Derry Noble / unattached defeated Christopher Rodriguez / Woodland BC 123 lbs. novice Anthony Arradaza / Brickhouse Boxing defeated Ivan Gonzalez / Dreamland Boxing 123 lbs.
Mykal Fox 141.4 – Tre’Sean Wiggins 142.4 Luther Smith 198.8 – Darnell Pierce 193.8 Marcus Bates 122 – Alec McGee 121.2 Greg Outlaw, Jr. 140.2 – Kashon Hutchinson 141.6 Justin Hurd 153 – Dawond Pickney 155.4 Tyrek Irby 139.8 – Lamont White 141.4 Patrick Rivera 163.6 – Gregory Clark 165.8
Rocksteady Boxing is a program in the Bay Area that focuses on using boxing as a form of treatment for Parkinson’s. Below is the e-mail I received this week about an event they have ongoing. First, I want to thank everyone who has been supporting Rock Steady Boxing since I
By Sevak Sarkisian: As fight fans around the world already know, current WBO Jr. middleweight champion Saul Alvarez (48-1-1 34KO’s) will be making his return to the ring to take on former WBC middleweight title holder and son of legend Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-2-1 32KO’s) on May 6th.
Roc Nation Sports/Throne Boxing as informed by James Kirkland’s team that Kirkland has suffered an undisclosed injury which will force him to withdraw from his match against Miguel Cotto on Saturday, February 25, 2017. The rumor is that Kirkland suffered an injury to his nose of some sort. The big news is