04 Jan 2017

Get to Know: Badou Jack

Super middleweight world champion Badou Jack has endured a long road on the way to his highly anticipated super middleweight world championship unification showdown against James DeGale taking place Saturday, January 14 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn and live on SHOWTIME.   Jack comes from a unique background for a

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28 Oct 2016

DiBella Entertainment cancels remaining New York cards

DiBella Entertainment (“DBE”), the most active boxing promoter in New York and one of the foremost in the United States, announced Friday that it has released its dates on hold with the New York State Athletic Commission through the end of the year, effectively ending the boxing program in New

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23 Sep 2016

“Hot Rod”, Baranchyk win atop ShoBox card

Light heavyweight Radivoje “Hot Rod” Kalajdzic (22-1, 15 KOs) scored an exciting fifth round KO over Travis Peterkin (16-1-1, 7 KOs) on Friday night at the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma. Kalajdzic dropped Peterkin twice in round five before the bout was stopped. Kalajdzic is best known for giving

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18 Aug 2016

DiBella says after Sunday no more fights in NYC, insurance is too high

Promoter @loudibella says as of today, he'll no longer promote boxing in #NYC. Insurance ask is too high. PBC Sept 24 @barclayscenter no go — Michael Woods (@Woodsy1069) August 18, 2016 At the media scrum for the build-up to Errol Spence Jr-Leonard Bundu, promoter Lou DiBella dropped a bombshell upon

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09 Aug 2016

Heather Hardy-Shelly Vincent media round table

Undefeated contenders Heather “The Heat” Hardy and Shelly “Shelito’s Way” Vincent hosted a media roundtable in Manhattan Thursday to officially announce their long awaited showdown taking place Sunday, August 21 on Premier Boxing Champions on NBCSN from Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk in Brooklyn. PBC on NBCSN coverage begins

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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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12 Jul 2016

Erickson Lubin to be featured on FS1 after Wilder-Arreola

Unbeaten rising star Erickson “Hammer” Lubin (15-0, 11 KOs) returns to the ring to battle once-beaten brawler Ivan Montero (20-1, 8 KOs) in a super welterweight bout featured on the Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on FOX and FOX Deportes telecast on Saturday, July 16 from Legacy Arena at the BJCC

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01 Jul 2016

Deontay Wilder-Chris Arreola to take part in VADA testing

Heavyweight world champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder and two-time title challenger Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola have both enrolled with the world-renownedVoluntary Anti-Doping Agency (“VADA”) to conduct the anti-doping program leading up to their Saturday, July 16 showdown that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on FOX & FOX Deportes from Legacy

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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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23 Jun 2016

Keith Thurman-Shawn Porter face-off at final press conference

Our friends over at FightHub record this powerful video showing the final face-off between Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter. A few takeaways I got from the video are as follows Shawn Porter appears to be have the bigger back, which though that might not translate to a lot, could allow

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