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Thursday night at the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio,Texas, Francisco Vargas (22-0-1, 16 KO’s) faced Will Tomlinson (23-2-1, 13 KO’s) for both the WBO and NABF international titles. In the first Tomlinson started very aggressive, but Vargas made him miss for the most part, and landed some clean counters to
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.
Today it was officially announced that Vasyl Lomachenko (3-1, 1 KO) will defend his WBO World Featherweight Title on May second, against Gamalier Rodriguez (25-2-3, 17 KO’s) on the Mayweather/Pacquiao undercard. Lomachenko has an extensive amateur background to go with his four pro fights. His only pro loss came at
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
This Saturday night at the Bell Centre in Montreal WBA, IBF and WBO World Light Heavyweight Champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KO’s) returns to take on former champion Jean Pascal (29-2-2, 17 KO’s) In their final press conference things got heated between the two light heavyweights after an intense
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?’