Michel Soro – Soro earned an upset victory over Glen Tapia on TruTV last Friday and just put his name in the running in a thin 154 lbs. weight class. Soro seems destined for a fight in his native France as this upset was as close to a title win
Omar Figueroa Jr. escapes with a win over Ricky Burns in his debut at 140 lbs. that seemingly was a comedy of errors. Figueroa Jr. who missed weight yesterday by a pound and half, in his first time moving up from lightweight to 140 lbs., which is not a good
Venue: State Farm Arena, Hidalgo, Texas Promoter: Warriors Boxing TV: CBS Jamie McDonnell 117.8 vs. Tomoki Kameda 117.8 (WBA regular featherweight title) Omar Figueroa Jr 141.5* vs. Ricky Burns 139.2 Austin Trout 157 vs. Luis Galarza 155.6 Porky Medina 169.8 vs. Samuel Miller 169.6 Steve Lovett 177 vs. Eric Watkins
Ricky Burns says that beating Omar Figueroa in Texas on Saturday will put him back on the World title trail. The former two-weight world champion Burns meets the former WBC lightweight king at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo live on CBS in the US as part of the
May 7th, Los Angeles (Fox Sports 1/Fox Deportes): Manuel Avila vs. Erik Ruiz, Diego De La Hoya vs. Ramiro Robles, Oscar Negrete vs. Luis Maldonado Jr. May 8th, Philadelphia (ESPN2): Amir Mansour vs. Joey Dawejko, DeCarlo Perez vs. Jessie Nicklow May 8th,Newark, N.J. (truTV): Glan Tapia vs. Michael Soro , Seanie Monaghan vs.
Shame On You, If You Got Fooled By The Promotion of Manny Pacquiao! It was a busy weekend for our favorite ITR Boxing staff member and CEO of The Boxing Shop, so much so that he had co-promoter his show on our network of boxing entertainment. Ray explains why