05 Dec 2019

Rianna Rios, the next wave of women’s boxing, turns pro tonight

Meet Rianna Rios, the number one seed for U.S. Olympic Trials at 125 lbs, but has foregone the opportunity to compete to be an Olympian as she turns professional tonight on a Golden Boy Promotions card in Costa Mesa, California, at The Hanger, which you can watch on DAZN or

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12 Nov 2019

The Fighter Empowerment Era in Boxing – how Ryan Garcia & Devin Haney changed the game.

Boxing has always been the red-light district of sports, and with that has been seen as a sport that often leaves those involved in it, who choose it a for a profession, worse for wear than before entering. Yet, as we head into 2020, we are starting a uniquely bold,

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09 Oct 2019

Quirky Usyk sets forth to enter heavyweight waters

Oleksandr Usyk (16-0 12KOs) comes off like someone from another dimension. His skill set and movement is above all of those at cruiserweight and more than likely heavyweight. His struggles with the English language have come off charming as his “…I am very feel” quote is as iconic as any

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07 Oct 2019

Let’s give Sergiy Derevyanchenko credit after this weekend

Words like “washed-up”, “over-the-hill”, “shot” or “too old” flooded the internet to slander the five-time middleweight world champion Gennadiy Golovkin, who won his fifth world title on Saturday, controversially might I add over Sergiy Derevyanchenko to claim the IBF middleweight title to boo’s from the crowd, who felt Deryvanchenko won

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13 Sep 2019

Haney wins interim WBC title, Serrano, Hunter win on DAZN

Haney makes case for Lomachenko fight Undefeated lightweight contender Devin Haney (22-0, 140KOs) is now making a valid claim to contest for Vasyl Lomachenko’s WBC lightweight world title after defeating Zaur Abdullaev (11-1 7KOs) in the main event of a card taking place on Friday night at the Hulu Theater

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22 Aug 2019

Golovkin title clash in October looks to bring star power to DAZN.

Gennady Golovkin now has another date, October 5th against Sergiy Derevyanchenko, for the now vacant IBF middleweight world title after Canelo Alvarez was stripped of the title after a series of confusing circumstances, which will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, broadcast on the

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10 Jul 2019

Manuel “Tino” Avila returns Saturday in Carson, Ca, with a lot to prove

The pride of Fairfield, California, Manuel “Tino” Avila (23-1-1 8KOs) looks to make a statement heading into his upcoming July 13th bout against blue-chip prospect Joet Gonzalez (22-0 13KOs), which will take place at the Dignity Health Sports Center in Carson, CA, broadcast nationwide on the streaming service platform, DAZN.

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05 Jul 2019

Vergil Ortiz Jr., The Star Comes Home

Vergil Ortiz Jr. was once an unassuming prospect fighting in the first or second bout of the evening on Golden Boy Promotion cards. I first saw him the day before Canelo fought Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on an undercard bout that Yuriorkis Gamboa get stopped by Robinson Castellanos in the

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08 Jun 2019

Golovkin steamrolls Rolls in tune-up fight, now Canelo-GGG III?

Former middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin stopped undefeated Canadian Steve Rolls in the fourth round of the main event taking place at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, and was Golovkin’s first on DAZN. The bout saw Golovkin move a bit more and jab, but true to

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05 Jun 2019

Manuel “Tino” Avila vs. Joet Gonzalez in the works for July 13th, Golden Boy card

Featherweight Manuel “Tino” Avila of Fairfield, California will make his return to the ring against Joet Gonzalez of Los Angeles, California, which will end up on the Golden Boy Promotions card headlined by WBC super bantamweight champion Rey Vargas looking to make the fifth defense of his world title against

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