24 Jul 2016

Leo Santa Cruz-Carl Frampton media conference call

Lou DiBella Welcome, everybody, to the Santa Cruz-Frampton telephone call. The event is Saturday, July 30, 2016, on SHOWTIME. The action begins on SHOWTIME at 9:00 p.m. Eastern time; that’s 6:00 p.m, Pacific time from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The main event is Leo Santa Cruz versus Carl

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22 Jul 2016

Leo Santa Cruz-Carl Frampton by the numbers

The featherweight world championship clash between defending titlist Leo Santa Cruz and undefeated former unified super bantamweight champ Carl Frampton features an unpredictable and potentially explosive mix of styles between two of the world’s top fighters. Santa Cruz (32-0-1, 18 KOs) will make the second defense of his WBA Featherweight

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20 Jul 2016

Mikey Garcia meet and greet in Oxnard on Sunday

Mikey Garcia, the former two-division world champion, will be making his return to the ring on July 30th against former titleholder Elio Rojas on Premier Boxing Champions presented on Showtime Championship Boxing, live from Brooklyn, New York at the Barclays Center. Mikey Garcia will be hold an event up to

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13 Jul 2016

Malignaggi-Bracero to fight for Brooklyn belt July 30th

Former two-division world champion Paulie Malignaggi is set to defend Brooklyn’s World Championship Belt in a 10-round welterweight showdown after being challenged on Twitter this afternoon by fellow Brooklyn-native Gabriel Bracero on Saturday, July 30 live on SHOWTIME EXTREME. Malignaggi earned the title of “King of Brooklyn” when he defeated

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13 Jul 2016

Leo Santa Cruz, Mikey Garcia media day

Two of the most popular Los Angeles-based fighters, featherweight world champion Leo Santa Cruz and former two-division champion Mikey Garcia, took part in a media workout on Tuesday at City of Angels Boxing Club in Los Angeles, Calif. as they prepare to make a cross-country trip to Brooklyn for their

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13 Jul 2016

Amanda Serrano to fight on Santa Cruz-Frampton undercard

Brooklyn-native and WBO Featherweight World Champion Amanda Serrano (28-1-1, 21 KOs) will defend her title on a stacked night of action at Barclays Center as she takes on Colombia’s Calixta Silgado (14-6-3, 9 KOs) Saturday, July 30 in Brooklyn. Serrano makes her Barclays Center debut in the first female world

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07 Jul 2016

Carl Frampton media day quotes

Undefeated Irish star Carl Frampton was officially welcomed to the United States and New York City Thursday by former world champion and Brooklyn-native Paulie Malignaggi before Frampton held a media workout at Gleason’s Gym as he prepares for his matchup with featherweight world champion Leo Santa Cruz taking place Saturday,

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29 Jun 2016

Mikey Garcia, Paulie Malignaggi, Tevin Farmer featured on Santa Cruz card

Undefeated former two-division world champion Mikey Garcia will return to the ring after a two-and-a-half-year layoff on Saturday, July 30 in an exciting night of boxing on SHOWTIME and SHOWTIME EXTREME that is one of the strongest cards ever assembled at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Garcia, who won world titles

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14 Jun 2016

Santa Cruz-Frampton tickets on sale tomorrow!

Undefeated featherweight world champion Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (32-0-1, 18 KOs) and fellow unbeaten Irish star Carl “The Jackal” Frampton (22-0, 14 KOs) will meet with a world title and two perfect records at stake on Saturday, July 30 in the main event of a Premier Boxing Champions event

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07 Apr 2016

Carl Frampton stripped of title for not fighting Rigondeaux

WBA super bantamweight champion Carl Frampton was stripped of his title today for not facing Guillermo Rigondeaux in his next bout. Quigg, who took one voluntary defense against Scott Quigg whom he defeated in February by split decision.   Frampton, who had to fight Rigondeaux next to defend his title show

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