20 Jun 2019

Ballard, Espadas fight to no-contest, Eddie Gomez wins

Middleweight D’Mitrius Ballard (20-0 13KOs) and Elias Espadas (18-4 13KOs) fought to a no-contest as a head clash between the two that happened in the first round that opened up a sizable cut above Espadas’ eye. The bout was very even with Ballard landing great body shots that slowed down

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02 Apr 2019

April 25th, Night of Rematches from Golden Boy, Oakland fighter featured

Super lightweight contender Yves Ulysse Jr. (17-1, 9 KOs) of Montreal, Canada will face Steve Claggett (27-5-2, 17 KOs) of Calgary, Canada in a 10-round rematch for the vacant WBA Gold Super Lightweight Title in the main event of the April 25 edition of Golden Boy DAZN Thursday Night Fights at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California.

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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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23 Aug 2018

Arnold Barboza Jr wants to face Jose Ramirez next

Super lightweight Arnold Barboza Jr. returns to action this Saturday night at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona on the undercard of Ray Beltran versus Jose Pedraza for the WBO lightweight title. Barboza Jr., who is coming off the biggest win of his career, Mike “Yes Indeed” Reed, a former

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12 Mar 2018

Boxing Weekend Recap: Boxing in the Rain, Mikey Garcia gets another belt and more

Skillful Violence, Valdez beats Quigg ? A post shared by Top Rank Boxing (@trboxing) on Mar 11, 2018 at 9:25am PDT In a delightful main event between Oscar Valdez and Scott Quigg that was marred badly by Quigg missing weight by 2.8 lbs, which hung an ugly stain over an

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08 Mar 2018

Andy Vences, Erick De Leon Media Day Quotes

ANDY ‘El Tiburon’ VENCES and ERICK “Drywall” DE LEON are putting their undefeated records on the line when they face off in an intriguing 130-pound battle, this Saturday at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. It will be the ESPN-televised co-feature for the Oscar Valdez vs. Scott Quigg World Boxing Organization (WBO) Featherweight world title fight. Vences and De Leon

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07 Mar 2018

Boxing Weekend Preview: Top Rank at StubHub, Lipinets-Garcia and much more

Oscar Valdez vs. Scott Quigg In one of the most entertaining fights which might only be rivaled by the co-feature, featherweight powerhouse and two-time Mexican Olympian Oscar Valdez takes on Scott Quigg in a truly interesting ESPN main event promoted by Top Rank Inc as the promotion continues putting on

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28 Feb 2018

Andy Vences vs. Erick De Leon set to steal the show March 10th

For ERICK DE LEON and ANDY ‘El Tiburon’ VENCES, the path to a super featherweight title shot will be forged on Saturday, March 10, when the undefeated contenders clash for the World Boxing Council (WBC) Continental Americas & World Boxing Organization (WBO) International Titles on the Oscar Valdez vs. Scott Quigg undercard at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. The Valdez vs. Quigg world championship

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22 Dec 2017

Northern (and Central) California fighter of the year: Jose Ramirez

Jose Ramirez can sell a lot of tickets and when you do that astute fight fans will become impatient to see just how good the fighter is or even worse assume the fighter is being protected, because of their profit margin for the promoter. Ramirez, who has been selling out

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11 Nov 2017

Jose Ramirez annihilates Mike Reed in two rounds, Amir Imam next

Avenal, CA’s Jose Ramirez (21-0 16KOs) made quick work of fellow undefeated junior welterweight Mike “Yes Indeed” Reed (23-1 12KOs) in the main event at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, CA in Fresno, CA in front of a sold-out crowd. It was all Jose Ramirez who took the middle

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