01 Dec 2018

Tyson Fury, Deontay Wilder fight to a draw in classic

Undefeated lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury fought to a hotly contested draw against WBC heavyweight Deontay Wilder at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA, in a modern day classic. Fury started quick and early using his length and a good jab to disrupt Wilder’s ability to find comfort. The second

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24 Sep 2018

Kosei Tanaka defeats Sho Kimura in thrilling fight overseas

(DISCLAIMER: linked from YouTube, we did not upload the video) Undefeated flyweight Kosei Tanaka (12-0, 7 KOs) added another world title to his resume as he claimed his third WBO belt as he dethroned the champion Sho Kimura (17-2-2, 10 KOs). The bout which is included since it was overlooked

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18 Sep 2018

Canelo vs. GGG II close, but no robbery!

You can say this and that about Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin II, but one thing you can’t say is it wasn’t a good fight. In a modern classic, that is open to subjective opinions and personal bias, we truly saw a near stalemate between two of the better middleweights

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26 Jul 2018

Pitufo Diaz vs. Masayuki Ito Press Conference Quotes

Christopher “Pitufo” Diaz (23-0, 15 KOs) will have the crowd on his side Saturday evening at the Kissimmee Civic Center when he takes on Japan’s Masayuki Ito (23-1-1) for the vacant WBO junior lightweight title. Kissimmee is home to a large Puerto Rican population, and Diaz is seeking to become the fifth current

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24 Feb 2018

Thomas LaManna and Gabriel Bracero battle to a draw

In a fight that might have stole the show for the evening of boxing as Thomas LaManna (25-2-1 9KOs) and Gabriel Bracero (24-3-1 5KOs) fought to a split draw at the Showboat Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, which was promoted by Rising Stars Promotions.   Both exchanged and fought well

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24 Dec 2017

Round of the Year: Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko, Round 5

Round of the Year – Round 5, Klitschko vs Joshua In what was Anthony Joshua crowning moment as a heavyweight boxer was not without a fright as Wladimir Klitschko sent Joshua to the canvas in the fifth round that deafened a sold-out crowd at Wembley Stadium. Joshua, a charismatic British

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photo: Anthony Hudson
22 Nov 2016

Andre Ward will never get the credit that he deserves

Andre Ward, the pound-for-pound best active fighter in the world, won a razor thin decision over Sergey Kovalev at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada as he cemented himself as a future hall of famer in the process. Yet, Ward was greeted with the decision of obtaining three of

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23 Jun 2016

Keith Thurman reflects on first trainer, Ben Getty

24 hours before making weight for his clash with Shawn Porter on Saturday, June 25th at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, New York, Keith “One Time” Thurman was reflective prior to the biggest fight of his career. In an interview posted by boxing news kingpin, Elie Seckbach, which is linked

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07 May 2016

Results from Philly: Cintron wins, Bivins loses

Christopher Brooker (9-1 5KOs ) defeated Antowyan Aikens (10-2-1 1KO) in the main event of a card from the 2300 Arena in South Philly. Brooker won a unanimous decision. Kermit Cintron (36-5-2, 28 KOs) is one step closer to getting a big fight that probably won’t end well as he won

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