03 Aug 2015

Andrade’s promoter suing Roc Nation Sports for tampering

Last week, WBO junior middleweight champion Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade was stripped by the WBO for failing to defend his title for 13 months, in fact Andrade hasn’t even taken a bout since defeating Brian Rose for the title. On July 29, Andrade’s promoters Star Boxing and Banner Promotions filed

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15 Jun 2015

Andre Ward vs. Paul Smith Conference Call Quotes

Roc Nation Sports/throne boxing held an international media conference call on Monday with Olympic Gold Medalist and reigning WBA super middleweight world champion Andre Ward (27-0, 14 KOs) and former world title challenger Paul Smith (35-5, 20 KOs) gave their thoughts on Saturday night’s non-title clash at the Oracle Arena

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15 Jun 2015

Andre Ward vs. Paul Smith, Saturday June 20th on BET

NEW YORK, NY – June 11, 2015 – BET Networks is stepping into the ring with Roc Nation Sports to air throne boxing live on the network with its first event featuring WBA Super Middleweight World Champion Andre Ward (27-0, 14 KO’s) facing former World Title Challenger Paul Smith (35-5,

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06 Jun 2015

Miguel Cotto stops Daniel Geale in four rounds

Lineal middleweight champion Miguel Cotto easily defeated Daniel Geale in front of a full arena at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY as he finished Geale by way of fourth round knockout. Cotto landed a thudding left hook that buckled Geale early in the fight and appeared to have the

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14 May 2015

Karim Mayfield, The People’s Champ

When I graduated college in 2006, the economic boom was about to end. It was foreshadowed by one of the weirdest graduation speeches I can remember. We stood on stage as the speaker  told us that dark times loomed in the future, it was far from the cry of optimism

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02 Apr 2015

Andre Ward returns June 20th to Oakland, CA

Andre Ward has not fought in Oakland, CA since knocking out Chad Dawson back in 2012. Ward via his Instagram page today signified that he is returning home to fight at Oracle Arena (home of the Golden State Warriors) on June 20th. As of right now, no foe has been announced,

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