11 May 2019

J-Rock Williams defeats Jarrett Hurd, new world champion

Junior middleweight Julian “J-Rock” Williams finally got the world title he had envisioned obtaining since a child with a one-sided dominating performance over Jarrett Hurd at the EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, Virginia, in Jarrett Hurd’s homecoming fight. The first and second round saw Williams control Hurd solidly behind a jab,

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26 Nov 2018

Chavez Jr. off Wilder-Fury undercard, “J-Rock” Williams added to card

Though we do not know the reason, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will not return as planned this coming Saturday night on the Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury in Los Angeles, Ca at The Staples Center. Chavez Jr. was scheduled to fight fellow Mexican Alfredo Angulo, Angulo who was taking the

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08 Apr 2018

Boxing Recap: Karim Mayfield, Jarrett Hurd, Julian Williams Results

Karim Mayfield wins in S.F., Thurman in his future? San Francisco boxing legend Karim “Hard Hitta” Mayfield (21-4-1 11KOs) picked up a hard-fought win over a game Gaku Takahashi (18-9-1 8KOs) in an eight-round main event bout taking place at the Grand Ballroom at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco,

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06 Apr 2018

Weights from Las Vegas, Nevada – Lara, Hurd on weight

Tomorrow night at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, two world titles are on the line as well as one fight with a title shot on the line, which can be watched on television on Showtime starting at 7 PM PST. Erislandy Lara will face Jarrett

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01 Jul 2017

Easter defeats Shafikov, J-Rock stops foe in comeback fight

IBF lightweight world champion Robert Easter (20-0, 14 KOs) albeit with a lot of controversy against #1 contender Denis Shafikov (38-3-1, 20 KOs) on Friday night at the half-full Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio. Easter started strong, but the tricky southpaw continued to pressure him and seemingly was on his

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15 Dec 2016

You can’t discredit J-Rock or Charlo

“I will be a world champion, just not tonight” said Julian Williams in the Founders Club of the USC Galen Center roughly a hour and fifteen minutes after losing by knockout to IBF junior middleweight champion Jermall Charlo. The room was packed yet no one was talking after the fight.

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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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31 May 2016

Julian Williams ready for Charlo!

On May 21, three of the four world championships in the hot junior middleweight division were contested as Erislandy Lara defended his WBA title with a unanimous decision over Vanes Martirosyan; Jermall Charlo defended his IBF title with a unanimous decision over former champion Austin Trout and Jermell Charlo scored

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06 Mar 2016

J-Rock next in line for title, Khurtsidze upsets Antoine Douglas

Julian Williams (23-0-1, 14 KOs,) yet again proved why he might just be the best in 154 lbs. as at the Sands Event Center in Bethlehem, PA is now the number one contender to the IBF world junior middleweight title by defeating Marcello Matano (16-2, 5 KOs) as he defeated

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10 Feb 2016

J-Rock finally gets fight date on March 5th Showtime card

Heavily avoided 154 lber Julian “J-Rock” Williams (21-0-1, 13 KOs) will finally get his fight date as he will take on Marcello Matano (16-1, 5 KOs) in an IBF eliminator for the #1 ranking at 154-pounds in the main event of Showtime Boxing: Special Edition on March 5 from Sands Bethlehem Events Center

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