27 Jun 2018

Zurdo Ramirez, Alex Saucedo media day quotes

The Azteca Boxing Gym in Oklahoma City hosted a media workout for the biggest fight card to hit the city in years. In the main event, Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (37-0, 25 KOs) will defend the WBO super middleweight title against fellow unbeaten Alexis Angulo (23-0, 20 KOs). And, in the

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27 Jun 2018

LaRon Mitchell battles former sparring partner on Saturday

Heavyweight LaRon Mitchell of San Francisco, Ca is back in action on Saturday night in Sacramento, CA at the Omega Products International Outdoor Arena, but he will be doing battle with Rodney Hernandez, a man he knows well, if not too well. Mitchell and Hernandez have sparred countless times with

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26 Jun 2018

Jonathan Guidry added Regis Prograis July 14th card on ESPN

New Orleans-based undefeated heavyweight prospect Jonathan Guidry (10-0, 2 KOs) will face Aaron Chavers (8-4-1, 3 KOs), of Oklahoma City, OK, in a six-round clash Saturday, July 14, at Lakefront Arena in New Orleans. Presented by Top Rank, in association with DiBella Entertainment, Guidry vs. Chavers will be a featured undercard fight to the highly

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26 Jun 2018

“Mean Machine” tops Ramirez vs. O’Connor undercard

The Mean Machine, Egidijus Kavaliauskas, is looking to cement his name as a welterweight to watch when he defends the NABF title against Juan Carlos Abreu, July 7 at the Save Mart Center in Fresno as the ESPN-televised co-feature to Jose Ramirez’s WBC super lightweight title defense against Danny O’Connor. The undercard will

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24 Jun 2018

Boxing Weekend Recap: Shields gets up, Vergil Ortiz is a star and more

Shields down, but up Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields (6-0, 2 KOs) won two world titles in her first bout at middleweight against Hanna Gabriels (18–2, 11 KOs) in a bout for the vacant IBF and WBA female middleweight world championships on Friday night at the at the Masonic

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22 Jun 2018

Karlos Balderas Boxing Documentary | Santa Maria Boxer

2016 U.S. Olympian Karlos Balderas, who fights in the lightweight division, now has his eyes set on a world title, but that is seemingly any professional fighter. In this episode of Occupation: Fighter, get to understand what motivates Balderas to fight, the sacrifices his family has made for him to

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21 Jun 2018

Raquel Miller wins, Zlaticanin gets upset in New York

Lou DiBella’s DiBella Entertainment returned with a broadway boxing card this time at the Melrose Ballroom in Astoria, Queens, New York. The main event saw lesser known, but incredibly tough professional opponent Roberto Ramirez upset former WBC lightweight champion Dejan Zlaticanin. Ramirez charged out and appeared to surprise and/or overwhelm

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20 Jun 2018

Jose Ramirez Media Day for July 7th Fresno, CA card

by Stanly Williams / ITRBoxing.com The next chapter of Jose Ramirez’s career —  this one as a world champion —  will occur with a new voice in his corner. After a long and successful partnership with Freddie Roach, Ramirez (22-0, 16 KOs) hired Robert Garcia as his head trainer following his unanimous decision victory over

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20 Jun 2018

Conor Coyle wins NBA middleweight title in Florida

Middleweight up and comer Connor “The Kid” Coyle became the NBA Intercontinental middleweight champion by scoring an impressive sixth round stoppage of local rival Danny “El Bebo” Pastrana Saturday, June 16 at The Coliseum in St. Petersburg, FL. The card was promoted by Fire Fist Boxing Promotions in association with

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18 Jun 2018

Boxing Recap: Spence is the Truth, Roman underrated, Manny Robles BIG WIN

Errol Spence is SOLID IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr made his second title defense of his title in his home state of Texas, Frisco, Texas to be exact against Carlos Ocampo, whom he stopped in one round. It doesn’t take a boxing genius to understand Spence Jr’s nickname, “The

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