24 May 2016

Jorge Linares re-signs with Golden Boy, DiBella takes shot at Linares

Jorge “El Niño De Oro” Linares (40-3, 27 KOs) has re-signed with Golden Boy Promotions to main the rights to his United States based fights. The contract allows for Linares to continue working with Teiken Promotions, a promotional entity which has helped his career greatly. After the announcement, promoter Lou DiBella

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27 Apr 2016

Thurman-Porter Press Conference Quotes

Welterweight world champion Keith Thurman and former champion Shawn Porter went faceto-faceTuesday afternoon in Manhattan as they hosted a press conference to discuss their highly anticipated Saturday, June 25 showdown on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS, presented by Premier Boxing Champions live from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Televised coverage begins

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17 Apr 2016

Heather Hardy talks about stoppage win last night

Heather “The Heat” Hardy (16-0 4KOs) picked up her first stoppage win in nearly three years as she stopped late replacement Anna Donatella Hultin (8-3 2KOs) on the undercard of Errol Spence Jr-Chris Algieri in Brooklyn, New York at the Barclays Center. During an interview with Elie Seckbach, Hardy explained

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17 Apr 2016

Errol Spence Jr says he is ready for Kell Brook

After stopping veteran boxer, Chris Algieri, Errol Spence Jr. took the podium at the press conference after high praise from promoter, Lou DiBella, to explain his desire to fight Kell Brook. “I am next up to fight Kell Brook and that’s what I am looking for and if I fight

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13 Apr 2016

Spence-Algieri Final Press Conference Quotes

Undefeated rising welterweight star Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. and former world champion Chris Algieri went face-to-face Wednesday to kick-off fight week activities with the final press conference before they meet in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on NBC this Saturday, April 16 from Barclays Center in

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24 Feb 2016

Linares stripped of WBC title, Zlaticanin-Marsili ordered

The WBC has stripped Jorge Linares of the lightweight title due to inactivity after sustaining a hand injury that forced him out of his upcoming defense against Dejan Zlaticanin. The WBC has now ordered Zlatianin to face a 39 year-old man, Emiliano Marsili that seemingly no one knows of to

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19 Oct 2015

Prichard Colon in critical condition

Prichard Colon lost a tough decision to Terrel Williams on Saturday, October 17th in Fairfax, VA. Colon, who experienced dizziness backstage after a rough, foul riddled fight that saw him deducted two points for low blows, rabbit punches from Williams to the back of the head of Colon and ended

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01 Jul 2015

Top Rank suing Al Haymon on grounds of monopoly

Per Lance Pugmire of the LA Times, who was the leading resource for the Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather fight, reported that Top Rank Inc. is suing Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions, to the tune of 100 million dollars.  The suit is seeking compensation for what is being labeled “predatory practices” in which

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04 May 2015

Boyd Melson Headlines May 8th DiBella Card in NY

New York, NY  – This Friday night, for the second time this year, DiBella Entertainment will bring its popular Broadway Boxing series north to the suburbs of Westchester County with an exciting nine-bout card scheduled to take place at the beautiful Hilton Westchester in Rye Brook, NY. Headlining the card will be the much-anticipated ring

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