09 Jan 2017

Santa Cruz-Frampton makes end of year lists by major outlets

Several end-of-year praises, including two Fighter of the Year honors for featherweight world champion Carl Frampton, will add prestige and excitement for the highly anticipated rematch between the Northern Ireland-native and former three-division world champion Leo Santa Cruz, which will take placeSaturday, January 28 at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino

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26 Dec 2016

Fighter of the Year 2016: Carl Frampton

Carl Frampton had a decent, but not noteworthy 2015 as it appeared the super bantamweight was either not what he was cracked up to be or outgrew the 122 lbs. weight class. In 2016, we as fight fans learned that it was the later as Frampton put together two stellar

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26 Oct 2016

Showtime announces winter boxing line-up

SHOWTIME Sports will present seven marquee boxing matches pitting top-10 rated champions in the prime of their careers against fellow top-10 rated challengers over four consecutive months beginning in December. The schedule, which is the second robust boxing programming announcement from SHOWTIME in 2016, was announced today by Stephen Espinoza,

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30 Jul 2016

Carl Frampton upsets Leo Santa Cruz, takes WBA title overseas

In the main event in front of a packed house in Brooklyn, New York at the Barclays Center, Carl Frampton (23-0 14KOs) may have cemented his own legend as he went stateside to defeat highly touted Mexican-American featherweight Leo Santa Cruz (32-1-1 18KOs). From the early get-go, Frampton sat down

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30 Jul 2016

Mikey Garcia stops Elio Rojas in comeback fight

In a strange fight, Mikey Garcia (35-0 29KOs) showed every bit of ring rust in the first two rounds of a ten round comeback fight against Elio Rojas (24-3 14KOs) at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Garcia would bounce back from his two rounds of rust by dropping

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29 Jul 2016

Leo Santa Cruz – Carl Frampton Weigh-In Results (Brooklyn, NY)

On July 30th, Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton will do battle for the WBC featherweight title in Brooklyn, New York at the Barclays Center as part of a stacked Showtime card. Below are the weights Leo Santa Cruz 125.5   Carl Frampton 125.25 Mikey Garcia 138   Elio Rojas

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28 Jul 2016

Tony Harrison goes off at press conference “I don’t care Ricky Hatton is in his corner”

by Adam Sperber A motivated junior middleweight Tony Harrison took the podium today in New York and pulled no punches as he spoke to media two days before his IBF junior middleweight eliminator bout against Sergey Rabchenko at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. “He has a legendary trainer

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27 Jul 2016

Carl Frampton “Everyone has the height and reach advantage against me”

by Adam Sperber Undefeated featherweight world champion Leo Santa Cruz and undefeated former unified 122-pound world champion, Irish star Carl Frampton, were joined by undercard fighters in Manhattan at Church Street Boxing Wednesday for the final media workout before Saturday’s Showtime tripleheader at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Tickets for the

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27 Jul 2016

Leo Santa Cruz – Carl Frampton Media Day Quotes

Undefeated featherweight world champion Leo Santa Cruz and undefeated former unified 122-pound world champion, Irish star Carl Frampton, were joined by undercard fighters in Manhattan at Church Street Boxing Wednesday for the final media workout before Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING tripleheader live from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Televised coverage begins

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26 Jul 2016

Leo Santa Cruz-Carl Frampton face off at Empire State Building

The 86th Floor Observation Deck of the Empire State Building, home to one of the most iconic views in the world, played host to the very first faceoff between Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz and Carl “The Jackal” Frampton as the undefeated fighters and their teams met for the first

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