16 Jun 2016

Andrzej Fonfara-Joe Smith Jr. final press conference quotes

Light heavyweights star Andrzej Fonfara and hard-hitting Joe Smith Jr. went face-to-face for the first time Thursday at the final press conference before they enter the ring Saturday, June 18 on Premier Boxing Champions on NBC from UIC Pavilion in Chicago. Televised coverage begins at 8:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT

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15 Jun 2016

Andrzej Fonfara vs. Joe Smith Jr. media day quotes

Fight week kicked-off in Chicago on Wednesday for Premier Boxing Champions on NBC taking place this Saturday, June 18 at the UIC Pavilion headlined by light heavyweight bruiser Andrzej Fonfara battling hard-hitting New Yorker Joe Smith Jr. Televised coverage begins at 8:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT and features a bantamweight world

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14 Jun 2016

Erickson Lubin ready for June 18th on NBC

Undefeated rising star Erickson “Hammer” Lubin is set for his primetime debut on Premier Boxing Champions on NBC Saturday, June 18 as he faces Mexico’s Daniel Sandoval at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. PBC on NBC is headlined by Polish star Andrzej Fonfara against hard-hitting New Yorker Joe Smith Jr.

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11 Jun 2016

Hugo Centeno returns June 18th on NBCSN

Unbeaten contenders Hugo “The Boss” Centeno Jr. (24-0, 12 KOs) and Maciej Sulecki (22-0, 8 KOs) will meet in a 10-round middleweight bout that highlights Premier Boxing Champions on NBCSN action on Saturday, June 18 from UIC Pavilion in Chicago. The June 18 event features a primetime Premier Boxing Champions

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03 Jun 2016

Rau’shee Warren ready for rematch on June 18th

Rau’shee Warren is ready. The three-time Olympian and top bantamweight challenger from Cincinnati has spent months preparing for his second showdown against world champion Juan Carlos Payano. In August 2015, the two fought ferociously to a controversial split decision, which went in Payano’s favor, allowing the Dominican Republic native to

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02 Jun 2016

June 25th Justin DeLoach returns on NBCSN

Rising super welterweight prospects Justin DeLoach (14-1, 8 KOs) and Junior Castillo (10-0, 9 KOs) will meet in the eight-round main event of Premier Boxing Champions on NBCSN Saturday, June 25 from the Scottish Rite Auditorium in San Antonio. Televised coverage begins at 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT and will feature unbeaten

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24 May 2016

Andrzej Fonfara-Joe Smith Jr. June 18th on NBC

Power-punching fan favorite Andrzej Fonfara (28-3, 16 KOs) will enter the ring against no nonsense New Yorker Joe “The Irish Bomber” Smith Jr. (21-1, 17 KOs) on Saturday, June 18 in a 10-round primetime battle that headlines Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on NBC from UIC Pavilion in Chicago. Televised coverage

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09 May 2016

Fonfara-Smith Jr, Payano-Warren II to be on NBC

Light heavyweight Andrzej Fonfara (28-3, 16 KOs) will return to action against Joe Smith Jr. (21-1, 17 KOs) on June 18 in Chicago, Illinois as first reported by Alexey Sukachev of BoxingScene.com. The fight will be broadcast on NBC The co-main event will be Juan Carlos Payano defending his WBA world title

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17 Apr 2016

Marcus Browne won’t give Radivoje “Hot Rod” Kalajdzic rematch

Despite a close fight that saw a mixed reaction on social media and the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York booing Marcus Browne told Elie Seckbach after the fight he will not give Radivoje Kalajdzic a rematch. “Nah, I am not giving him [a] rematch! For what? He didn’t win

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16 Apr 2016

Spence stops Algieri, Glowacki decisions Cunningham

2012 U.S. Olympian welterweight Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. (20-0, 17 KOs) took a big step in competition as he scored an stopped former world champion Chris Algieri (21-3, 8 KOs) on Saturday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Spence never allowed Algieri to work at distance as he smothered

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