16 Nov 2018

Diego De La Hoya no longer fighting Saturday after weight cut scare

Super bantamweight Diego De La Hoya will not be in action on Saturday night in his native Mexicali on a card Golden Boy Promotions largely put together to promote the young fighter. According to ESPN Deportes, the fighter fainted while training to make weight for his bout that takes place

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03 May 2018

Ryan Garcia, Jayson Velez make weight on second attempt

In a bizarre turn of events, tomorrow nights headlining bout between 19-year-old boxing phenom Ryan Garcia and Puerto Rico’s Jayson Velez saw both men come in overweight on their first attempt at the scales. To add confusion, essentially no official word from the press core at the event or the promotion

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28 Jul 2017

Carl Frampton’s return called off after missing weight

Carl Frampton was all set to fight for a WBC featherweight eliminator for the chance to fight Gary Russell Jr on Saturday, July 29th at SSE Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland which was going to be streamed in the United States via the Showtime Facebook and YouTube pages respectively. “The Return

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17 Feb 2017

Broner, Granados make weight, despite scale drama

Tomorrow night at the Cintas Center in Cincinnati, Ohio, Adrien Broner will make his return to his hometown against game challenger Adrian Granados. The bout is promoted by About Billions and Mayweather Promotions in association with TGB Promotions. Already we have drama as Adrian Granados came in a pound heavy for

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25 May 2016

Casimero upsets Ruenroeng for IBF Flyweight title

In a rematch of year’s past, John Riel Casimero (22-3, 14 KOs) pulled off a major upset dethroning IBF flyweight champion Anmat Ruenroeng (17-1, 5 KOs) with a fourth round KO to claim the IBF world title on Wednesday night at the Diamond Court in Beijing, China. Casimero dropped Ruenroeng twice in

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11 Mar 2016

David Lemieux misses weight, de la Rosa suspended; fight off

David Lemieux fresh off his pay-per-view headlining bout against Gennady Golovkin missed weight today by nearly three pounds and now the fight is off. After missing weight and having no qualms with being overweight, a frustrated James de la Rosa decided that the money being offered was not worth the

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11 Dec 2015

Figueroa-DeMarco Weigh In Results; Figueroa overweight

Venue: AT&T Center, San Antonio, Texas TV: NBC, NBCSN Time: 3:30 PST (NBCSN), 5:30 PST (NBC) 7:30 (NBCSN) Omar Figueroa Jr 151*  vs. Antonio DeMarco 149 Chris Arreola 236.5 vs. Travis Kauffman 236.     *-  Bout was originally set for 140 lbs, but was re-contracted. Dominic Breazeale is no

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