15 Mar 2019

Tevin Farmer wins hometown title defense

Farmer defends title at home IBF super featherweight world champion Tevin Farmer (29-4-1 6KOs) was forced to dig deep in his hometown title defense against a game Jono Carroll (16-1-1 3KOs) in a main event bout from The Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, Pa, on a card promoted by Matchroom USA,

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15 Mar 2019

Avery Sparrow beats Hank Lundy on prelims in Philly

Avery Sparrow (10-1 3KOs) moved up from super featherweight to lightweight to face Hank Lundy (29-8-1 14KOs) and the risk paid off for the Philly native in a prelim bout of the Matchroom USA card from Philadelphia, Pa, broadcast by DAZN. Sparrow was hurt in the first round as his

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14 Mar 2019

Farmer, Carroll make weight for DAZN title clash

Tomorrow from The Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Matchroom USA, will put on a Friday evening card on DAZN. The card is headlined by Tevin Farmer defending his IBF super featherweight world title as well as Katie Taylor putting up her WBA, IBF and WBO lightweight title. Weights below Tevin

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30 Jan 2019

Hank Lundy vs Avery Sparrow – A GREAT FIGHT!

“Hammerin” Hank Lundy is a beloved fighting figure in Philadelphia, known for his no-nonsense attitude, entertaining soundbites, and high level of talent. Lundy, now 35-years-old, has had 37 professional bouts going 231 rounds in total, so it is safe to say he is veteran. Yet looking at Lundy’s record is

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12 Mar 2018

Boxing Weekend Recap: Boxing in the Rain, Mikey Garcia gets another belt and more

Skillful Violence, Valdez beats Quigg ? A post shared by Top Rank Boxing (@trboxing) on Mar 11, 2018 at 9:25am PDT In a delightful main event between Oscar Valdez and Scott Quigg that was marred badly by Quigg missing weight by 2.8 lbs, which hung an ugly stain over an

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09 Mar 2018

Avery Sparrow, John Joe Nevin win in PA

Junior lightweight Avery Sparrow (10-1, 4 KOs) continues his comeback trail as he stopped Jesus Serrano (17-6-2, 12 KOs)  in two round as he knocked him down twice and then stopped him in the same round. Irish lightweight John Joe Nevin (10-0, 4 KOs) picked up a one-sided decision over Alex

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07 Mar 2018

Boxing Weekend Preview: Top Rank at StubHub, Lipinets-Garcia and much more

Oscar Valdez vs. Scott Quigg In one of the most entertaining fights which might only be rivaled by the co-feature, featherweight powerhouse and two-time Mexican Olympian Oscar Valdez takes on Scott Quigg in a truly interesting ESPN main event promoted by Top Rank Inc as the promotion continues putting on

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07 Mar 2018

Avery Sparrow honored by Briscoe Awards

Rising Philadelphia boxing star, Avery Sparrow, really made a career breakthrough in 2017. The junior lightweight won four bouts during the year, including two main events, and two national TV appearances. He started 2017 as a promising young local, but by the end of the year, Sparrow had broken into the world

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