28 Jul 2019

Sunday Thoughts: Gervonta is a STAR, Jose Ramirez makes history and Tevin Farmer

Gervonta Davis is a star 24-year old super featherweight Gervonta Davis made his second world title defense of WBA super featherweight world title against Ricardo Nunez in his hometown of Baltimore, Maryland. The fight was what we have come to expect from “Tank” Davis, a round for “Tank” to figure

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27 Jul 2019

Jose Ramirez stops Maurice Hooker in six, now holds two world titles

Jose Ramirez (25-0, 17 KOs) now holds two world titles after his sixth-round TKO of undefeated Maurice Hooker (26-1-3, 17 KOs) by devastating sixth-round TKO on Saturday night at College Park Center in Arlington, Texas, Hooker’s hometown. Ramirez knocked down Hooker in round one. Ramirez controlled the majority of the

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25 Jul 2019

Jose Ramirez looks to unify world titles at 140 lbs on Saturday, DAZN

WBC super lightweight world champion and 2012 U.S.Olympian Jose Ramirez of Avenal, Ca, is hitting the third phase of his career, which is how great can he become? Ramirez has accomplished the first parts as he rounds home in the last half of his career which are; developing into a

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05 Jun 2019

Jose Ramirez vs Maurice Hooker looking to land on July 27th in Texas

WBC super lightweight world champion Jose Ramirez appears to be heading on the road July 27th as he will look to unify with WBO super lightweight world champion Maurice Hooker, in Hooker’s hometown of Arlington, Texas (Hooker trains in Dallas). The story which was reported by Mike Coppinger, explains that

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10 Mar 2019

Dmitry Bivol beats Joe Smith Jr, undercard results

WBA light heavyweight world champion Dmitry Bivol made his fourth world title defense defeating former world champion Joe Smith Jr in a main event of card from the Turning Stone Casino in Verona, New York, broadcast on DAZN. Bivol was dominant as ever with a slight blemish being getting caught

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21 Nov 2018

Is Maurice Hooker the new Bernard Hopkins?

It might sound funny at first, like a clickbait title, but think about it? Before Bernard Hopkins was the hall of fame boxer he is now, he was a man burden by boxing politics, having to fight mandatory title after mandatory defenses to stay on television and for lack of

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16 Nov 2018

Maurice Hooker gets off canvas to knockout Alex Saucedo

WBO junior welterweight world champion Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker (25-0-3, 17 KOs) refused to let the judges have any say on his title defense against Alex “El Cholo” Saucedo (28-1, 18 KOs) on Friday night at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, as Hooker stopped Saucedo in the

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15 Nov 2018

Maurice Hooker vs. Alex Saucedo weigh-in results (VIDEO)

ESPN (9 PM PST) • Maurice Hooker 140 lbs vs. Alex Saucedo 139.4 lbs (Hooker’s WBO Junior Welterweight world title – 12 Rounds)   ESPN+ (3:30 p.m. PST) • Egidijus Kavaliauskas 146.6 lbs vs. Roberto Arriaza 146.8 lbs (Kavaliauskas’ NABF and Arriaza’s WBO Inter-Continental Welterweight titles – 10 Rounds) • Cletus Seldin 141.4 lbs vs. Nelson Lara 142.4 lbs (Super Lightweight – 10 Rounds) •Jonathan Guzman 122.6 lbs vs. Roberto Castaneda 122.8 lbs (Super Bantamweight – 10 Rounds) Albert Bell 132.4 lbs

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13 Nov 2018

Alex Saucedo hopeful to win first title in hometown, Friday

Alex “El Chollo” Saucedo is a very likable, lightweight who has entertained the fans for years, to the best of my memory being his televised bout against Raymond “Tito” Serrano at Treasure Island, but more than likely it predates even that. On Friday, Saucedo will get his chance to get

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14 Aug 2018

Top Rank wins purse bid of “Mighty Mo” Hooker vs. Alex Saucedo

Roc Nation Sports today announced that Top Rank has won the purse bid for Maurice Hooker’s defense of the WBO Super Lightweight Title against top mandatory challenger Alex Saucedo, submitting a $1.625 million bid to secure the rights to promote the WBO title fight. Given the outcome, Hooker (24-0-3, 16

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