14 Mar 2019

Xander Zayas now youngest to sign with Top Rank

Xander Zayas, born in Puerto Rico and fighting for USA Boxing as one of the world’s top amateurs, has signed a multi-year professional contract with Top Rank. At only 16 years old, Zayas is the youngest fighter ever to sign a pro contract with Top Rank. An 11-time Puerto Rican

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18 Mar 2018

Boxing Recap: Jose Ramirez World Champion, Estrada GBP debut and KOs

My parents are proudly Mexicans, I proudly carry their blood. I’m first generation, I am a USA Olympian, I’m a World Champion, but most important I’m pro immigrant and Proud. This fight was dedicated to all the hard working immigrants who deserve peace and opportunity to chase the American dream.

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17 Mar 2018

Jose Ramirez wins first world title against Amir Imam

Avenal, CA’s Jose Ramirez wins his first world title of his career as he captured the vacant WBC junior welterweight title defeating Amir Imam in the main event from the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden on St. Patrick’s Day, broadcast nationally on ESPN. Ramirez, who saw early trouble as

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17 Mar 2018

Antonio Lozada Jr stops Felix Verdejo; MAJOR UPSET

Largely unknown lightweight Antonio Lozada Jr (39-2 33KOs) picked up the signature win of his career as he stopped heavily touted Puerto Rican prospect Felix Veredjo in the tenth round at 2:37 on the undercard of Top Rank card from Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. Verdejo started strong

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16 Mar 2018

Jose Ramirez, Amir Imam make weight for New York City clash

Tomorrow live from the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, the vacant WBC super lightweight title is on the line as Jose Ramirez of Avenal, CA takes on Amir Imam on ESPN at 5 PM PST/ 8 PM EST. The bout will be the

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15 Mar 2018

Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam Final Press Conference Quotes

Jose Ramirez and Amir Imam will be fighting for history. Ireland’s Michael “Mick” Conlan is ready to impress. Ramirez (21-0, 16 KOs), from Avenal, Calif., will face Imam (21-1, 18 KOs) for the vacant World Boxing Council (WBC) Super Lightweight title, marking the 2,000th world title bout in the WBC’s 55-year

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15 Mar 2018

Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam Media Day Quotes

World title challengers Jose Ramirez and Amir Imam, and undefeated Irish featherweight sensation Michael Conlan, worked out for the media in advance of a special St. Patrick’s Day world title extravaganza, Saturday, March 17, at The Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. Ramirez and Imam will challenge for the vacant World Boxing Council (WBC) Super Lightweight

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14 Mar 2018

Boxing in Nashville this Saturday

Light heavyweight knockout king Sena “African Assassin” Agbeko will headline Tri-Star Boxing’s special edition of “Fight at the Fairgrounds” when he battles Lawrence Blakey Saturday, March 17 at the Fairground Sports Arena in Nashville, TN. Tickets can be purchased by going to tristarboxing.com/tickets and doors open at 6 pm. The card is brought to you in

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14 Mar 2018

Boxing Weekend Preview: Jose Ramirez title shot, Estrada headlines ESPN2

Ramirez gets crack at a world title Jose Ramirez, the fighter from the same town of Avenal, CA, who became a 2012 U.S. Olympian, now will set his sights on a world title as he fights in New York City at The Theater in Madison Square Garden on March 17th.

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14 Mar 2018

Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam Preview

By Sev Sarkisian: Popular and fan friendly super lightweight contender Jose Ramirez (21-0 16 KO’s) will be making his return to the ring on Saturday, March 17th in The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City. He will be taking on fellow contender Amir Imam (21-1 18KO’s) for

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