23 Feb 2019

Anthony Dirrell wins WBC super middleweight title for second time

Anthony Dirrell (33-1-1 is now a two-time WBC super middleweight world champion as he defeated Avni Yildirim (21-2 12KOs) in the main event of FS1 telecast of Premier Boxing Champions taking place from the Minnesota Armory in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The bout was very competitive as in the build-up Yildirim was

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09 Nov 2018

Brandon Adams wins The Contender, beats Shane Mosley Jr.

In the final episode The Contender Season 5 on EPIX, middleweight Brandon Adams (21-2, 13 KOs) scored a one-sided ten round unanimous decision over Shane Mosley Jr. (13-3, 10 KOs) to claim the $250,000 prize and a top ten WBA world rating on Friday night at The Forum in Inglewood, California.

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27 Jun 2018

The Contender cast announced, Marcos Hernandez, Valdivia amongst fighters

The boxers have been announced for the reboot of “The Contender,” beginning August 24 on EPIX. The winner gets $250,000. The show is hosted by Andre Ward with two teams of middleweight fighters trained by Freddie Roach and Naazim Richardson. Amongst those featured on the show are two Central California

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17 Feb 2018

Fresno’s Marcos Hernandez fights to draw in Texas

“Mad Man” Marcos Hernandez of Fresno, CA fought to a six-round split draw with Jeison Rosario in El Paso, Texas. The fight was highly competitive with both fighters having moments as the outcome was close when the judges read the cards. The judges scored the bout 58-56 Hernandez, 59-55 Rosario

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16 Feb 2018

Weights from El Paso, Texas, Alexander and Ortiz make weight

Photo: Juan Yepez/Premier Boxing Champions Tomorrow from the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas, Premier Boxing Champions returns with a night of stacked fights that will be televised on FOX and Fox Sports 1. Weights listed below Devon Alexander 146.6 vs. Victor Ortiz 146.4 Caleb Plant 166.8 vs. Porky

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13 Feb 2018

Fresno, CA’s Marcos Hernandez returns this Saturday in Texas

Junior middleweight “Mad Man” Marcos Hernandez (11-1 3KOs) of Fresno, CA will take on Jeison Rosario (14-1 11KOs) will do battle at the Don Haskins Convention Center in El Paso, Texas. Hernandez, who defeated Kevin Newman II on the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor undercard, will now be looking to

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17 Dec 2017

A-Sides lose in Canada, Horn vs. Crawford, Molina vs Redkach FOTY?

The weekly recap   Before I begin I will preface that most Sundays from now on barring travel, life, depression or something unforeseen I will put together my thoughts on boxing, not unlike what we do on the podcast, but in written form. Be sure to interact with my Twitter

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14 Dec 2017

Marcos Hernandez returns this Friday on FS1

Middleweight prospect, Marcos “Madman” Hernandez (10-1, 2 KOs), makes his way back to the ring this Friday, December 15th, against Oscar Mora (7-4, 6 KOs).  The 6-round bout will take place at the Pioneer Event Center in Lancaster, CA, on the Vargas vs. Herrera card. Hernandez, who is coming off an impressive victory against previously unbeaten

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26 Aug 2017

Marcos Hernandez defeats Kevin Newman II

Fresno, CA’s Marcos Hernandez bounced back from his first career loss earlier this year to hand Kevin Newman II his first career loss on undercard of the biggest fight card of my lifetime, Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor. Hernandez outworked Newman as he won his first bout working with trainer

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29 Mar 2017

Bathelemy, Davis win on FS1, Brendyn Lynch upset on undercard

  Super featherweight  Leduan Barthelemy (13-0, 7 KOs) scored a tenth round TKO over Reynaldo Blanco (14-4, 8 KOs) on Tuesday night at Robinson Rancheria Resort and Casino in Nice, California. Barthelemy was steps ahead of Blanco for the whole fight, but finally dropped him in the final round. Blanco got

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