26 Jan 2019

Keith Thurman beats Josesito Lopez, despite a scare

WBA welterweight world champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (29-0 22 KOs) returned after a 22-month layoff to beat game veteran Josesito Lopez (36-8 19KOs) in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions televised bout from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Thurman cruised to an early lead including a vintage Thurman

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27 May 2018

Boxing Weekend Recap: Fresno fights, Argenis Mendez and more

Ancajas vs Sultan doesn’t thrill Fresno Jerwin Ancajas MEDIA WORKOUT + INTERVIEW prior to his May 26th ESPN+ fight in Fresno, CA. Full Link: https://t.co/LRM200CVJ9 pic.twitter.com/NJm4t1RYoX — LukieBoxing (@LukieBoxing) May 24, 2018 IBF super flyweight champion Jerwin Ancajas made his sixth title defense against Jonas Sultan at the Save Mart

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28 Jun 2017

Cruz defeats Martin on Tuesday night FS1 card

Welterweight Miguel Cruz (16-0, 11 KOs) continued his unbeaten ways as he scored a ten round unanimous decision over Alex Martin (13-2, 5 KOs) on Tuesday night at the Sands Bethlehem Events Center in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Cruz dropped Martin in rounds one and four, but found himself having to fight off

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06 Jun 2017

Chris Van Heerden in talks to fight LaMont Peterson

On the most recent episode of ITR Radio, veteran reporter Sevak Sarkisian interviewed Chris van Heerden, who shed light a lot of issues including why he is not with Freddie Roach anymore, which if you haven’t listen to it you should do so now.   The big takeaway from the

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04 Feb 2017

Vanes Martirosyan vs. Miguel Cotto, the next fight to make!

By Sevak Sarkisian   As most fight fans already know, boxing legend Miguel Cotto (40-5 33KO’s) will no longer be returning to the ring in February against contender James Kirkland due to Kirkland sustaining an injury in training camp. In my opinion, it’s an unfortunate situation since I thought it would

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01 Feb 2017

Weights from Tunica, Mississippi (PBC on FS1)

Tomorrow night from the Horseshoe Casino in Tunica, Mississippi, Premier Boxing Champions returns with a great Thursday night card headlined by Sammy Vasquez Jr. vs Luis Collazo. The card will be broadcast on Fox Sports 1 with the first television bout at 5PM PST/8PM EST. Sammy Vasquez Jr. 146 Luis

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12 Jul 2016

Ghvamichava wins on FS1 fights in Nice, CA

In the main event Levan “The Wolf” Ghvamichava (18-2-1 14KOs) avenged his team mate Amir Khan’s loss to Breidis Prescott (29-9 21KOs) with a seventh round TKO win in front of a packed house at Robinson Rancheria in  Nice, CA. Ghavmichava dropped Prescott in the four round and dominated the

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04 Jul 2015

PBC Twitter account labels Malignaggi as middleweight w/ wrong fight date

Today Paulie Malignaggi, who takes on Danny Garcia August 1st in Brooklyn, NY on ESPN, took part in the festivities around the Nathan’s hot dog eating contest to celebrate the Fourth of July. Normally this would be an average story to garner some interest, but Premier Boxing Champions Twitter account

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13 Mar 2015

Karim Mayfield Set To Fight Shawn Porter on PBC On Spike Tonight

In an exclusive interview with ITRBoxing.com senior writer Lukie Ketelle, Karim Mayfield explained that he took a fight on 24 hour notice against Shawn Porter for the Premier Boxing Champions on Spike TV television debut. Porter’s original opponent, Roberto Garcia, failed a pre-fight medical exam and was ruled out of competition.

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