02 Feb 2017

Cotto-Kirkland card canceled, Kirkland out w/ injury

Roc Nation Sports/Throne Boxing as informed by James Kirkland’s team that Kirkland has suffered an undisclosed injury which will force him to withdraw from his match against Miguel Cotto on Saturday, February 25, 2017. The rumor is that Kirkland suffered an injury to his nose of some sort. The big news is

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30 Jan 2017

Miguel Cotto vs. James Kirkland, who you got? FIGHT BREAKDOWN

By Sevak Sarkisian   On Saturday, Februrary 25th, future Hall of famer Miguel Cotto (40-5 33KO’S) will be making his long awaited return to the ring. Cotto will make his return against super welterweight contender and multiple time fighter of the year nominee James Kirkland (32-2 28KO’s) at the Ford Center in

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25 Jan 2017

Cotto-Kirkland PPV undercard taking shape

The Miguel Cotto vs. James Kirkland pay-per-view fight card broadcast by HBO PPV titled, “The Return” on Saturday, February 25 at Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas is taking shape as two more bouts have been announced . The co-main event will feature WBA World Super Bantamweight Champion

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09 Dec 2016

Cotto-Kirkland seemingly set for pay-per-view

In an odd choice for a pay-per-view fight, Miguel Cotto, who has been inactive since losing to Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will take on James Kirkland at the Ford Center in Frisco, Texas. The bout will be broadcast on HBO pay-per-view of all things, which seemingly makes no sense since this

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26 May 2015

50 Cent Boxing Promotion files for bankruptcy

  Bad news for 50 Cent’s boxing company, SMS Promotions, as TMZ Sports reported today that the rapper has filed for bankruptcy, a symbolic legal white flag normally in business to avoid things like taxes and debt since you’re failing to turn a profit. The promotion which was spawned in

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11 May 2015

What’s Next for Canelo, Soro, Figueroa and more

Michel Soro – Soro earned an upset victory over Glen Tapia on TruTV last Friday and just put his name in the running in a thin 154 lbs. weight class. Soro seems destined for a fight in his native France as this upset was as close to a title win

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09 May 2015

Canelo stops Kirkland in 3 rounds

Well, for those who doubt if Canelo Alvarez is legit or not, still, the room for hatred is growing smaller and smaller. Canelo Alvarez was nothing short of spectacular in his three round routing of known tough guy, James Kirkland at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas in front of

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08 May 2015

Canelo & Kirkland make weight, Gomez-Soto canceled due Gomez being way too heavy

The fight will be televised live from Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas on HBO. The promoter is Golden Boy Promotions Canelo Alvarez 154.5 vs. James Kirkland 154.5 Humberto Soto 142.5 vs. Frankie Gomez  147.5 * Joshua Clottey 153.8 vs. Jorge Silva 154.8 Jo Jo Diaz 125.5 vs. Giovanni Delgado

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07 May 2015

De La Hoya says Canelo-Kirkland will have “no running”

Promoter Oscar De La Hoya promises that Saturday’s showdown between Canelo Alvarez and James Kirkland will deliver something that that Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao didn’t a lot of action. “This fight is what the fans have been waiting for,” said Oscar. “Action in the ring, top fighters going for

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06 May 2015

Alvarez vs. Kirkland Cinco De Mayo Press Photos

Cinco De Mayo marked the first major press outing for Canelo Alvarez and James Kirkland arrived in Houston on the celebrated holiday to kickoff fight week for their highly anticipated clash on May 9 at Minute Maid Park and live on HBO World Championship Boxing ®. The fighters greeted Houston fans

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