06 Aug 2019

WBO orders Jose Ramirez vs Jack Catterall

Unified WBO and WBC super lightweight world champion Jose Ramirez already appears to have a new bout in works after his win over Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker last month, as the WBO ordered a mandatory title defense against Jack Catterall (24-0 13KOs), which will need to come to terms within

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06 Aug 2019

Next up, Jason Sosa, the new main event in Philly this weekend

What a weird week for Top Rank.  Carl Frampton, a former featherweight world champion, who had two fantastic bouts with Leo Santa Cruz, suffered broken bones from a freak injury in the hotel lobby while having coffee on fight week, Monday to be exact. One man’s loss is another’s gain,

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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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01 Aug 2019

Malikai Johnson, Ivan Vergara make weight for Sacramento clash

Undefeated featherweights Ivan Vergara and Malikai Johnson will do battle tomorrow night, 7:30 PM at the DoubleTree Hotel in Sacramento, Ca. The bout is a rematch of Vergara’s second to last amateur bout in which he beat Johnson, but a lot has changed since. Weights below Malikai Johnson 126 vs.

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28 Jul 2019

IWBHF Induction Ceremony In Brisbane, California in conjunction with the Beautiful Brawlers

The annual seminal event in the sport of Women’s boxing, the International Women’s Boxing Hall of Fame induction, will be held on August 30 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Brisbane, CA (approximately ten miles north of San Francisco). The 2019 ceremony/dinner, the sixth edition of a celebration of the sport

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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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