20 Sep 2021

PBC Shines In Bakersfield With Two-Day Event – Plus Other News

PBC put on back-to-back shows in Bakersfield, California A back-to-back two-night special on FS1 for Premier Boxing Champions resembled the old school territory pro wrestling days, as young talent was on full display in Bakersfield, California. On Saturday, Jose Valenzuela trained Jose Benavidez Sr., defeated a game-and-tough Berrio, but the

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15 Sep 2021

Not Much Boxing On Again, This Weekend

Fulton vs. Figueroa Not Happening The fight most hardcore fight fans had circled as the most meaningful fight of the week is now off as WBO super bantamweight world champion Stephen Fulton was set to face WBA & WBC super bantamweight champion, Brandon Figueroa, with the winner of the contest

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26 Aug 2020

Joe Smith Jr., Fighter-of-the-Year?

Last week, August 22nd, 2020, inside the Top Rank Bubble at the MGM Grand, Joe Smith Jr picked up his second upset win of the year, this time by way of a ninth-round knockout stopping former world champion, Eleider Alvarez. Smith Jr. who is promoted by Star Boxing, has been

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14 Dec 2018

Zurdo Ramirez defends title beats Jesse Hart in the rematch

WBO super middleweight world champion Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez made the fifth title defense of his world title beating Jesse “Hard Work” Hart in a competitive, but dominant win in front of a packed house at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. The first round saw both fighters feeling

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12 Dec 2018

Ramirez vs. Hart II Final Media Day Quotes for ESPN+ bout

Undefeated WBO super middleweight champion Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (38-0, 25 KOs) and No. 1 contender Jesse “Hollywood” Hart (25-1, 21 KOs) have been here before. The two fought in September of last year, with Ramirez prevailing via tight unanimous decision. The two will renew acquaintances Friday evening at the American Bank

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29 Nov 2018

Arnold Barboza Jr. co-main event of Ramirez vs. Hart II on ESPN+

Arnold Barboza Jr. is hungry for a 140-pound world title shot. The Los Angeles native, who has fought all but one of his 19 professional bouts in California, will head to Texas intent on staking his claim as one of the division’s top contenders. Barboza will face Manuel Lopez on Friday,

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18 Aug 2018

Bryant Jennings, Jesse Hart win on ESPN card from AC

Heavyweight Bryant Jennings picked up a hard-fought eight-round knockout win over Alexander Dimitrenko in a scheduled 12-round main event from The Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The bout was ugly. Dimitrenko is a 6’7″, who is much bigger than the far more talented Jennings and created a stalemate of

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16 Aug 2018

Heavyweight Jennings returns as headliner on ESPN on Saturday

Bryant “B.Y.” Jennings and Jesse “Hollywood” Hart are born-and-bred Philadelphia fighters hoping for another world title shot. Jennings (23-2, 13 KOs), who challenged Wladimir Klitschko for the heavyweight title in 2015, will face Alexander “Sascha” Dimitrenko (41-3, 26 KOs) on Saturday at the Ocean Resort Casino’s Ovation Hall in the 12-round main

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16 Aug 2018

Bryant Jennings, Shakur Stevenson Press Conference Quotes

Boxing is being featured for the first time at the recently opened Ocean Resort Casino (formerly Revel), which is located steps from the Atlantic City boardwalk. Heavyweights will take center stage on Saturday evening when Philadelphia’s Bryant “B.Y.” Jennings faces Alexander “Sascha” Dimitrenko in the 12-round heavyweight main event. In the co-feature, Philadelphia native Jesse

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27 Jun 2018

Bryant Jennings fights for title August 18th in New Jersey

Heavyweight contender Bryant “B.Y.” Jennings was born and bred in Philadelphia, but on Saturday, August 18, he aims to bring some of that Philly firepower to the Atlantic City Boardwalk. Jennings (23-2, 13 KOs) will face off against Alexander “Sascha” Dimitrenko (41-3, 26 KOs) for the WBO International heavyweight title in

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