12 Jul 2019

Ryota Murata stops Rob Brant in rematch, regains world title

Former Olympic gold medalist and now two-time WBA middleweight world champion, Ryota Murata (15-2 12KOs) stopped Rob Brant (25-2 17KOs) in two rounds, with the stoppage coming at 2:34 of the aforementioned second round at the EDION Arena in Osaka, Japan. Murata landed great body shots early which set-up his

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20 Oct 2018

Rob Brant defeats Ryota Murata, Golovkin vs Murata looks to be off

Middleweight Rob Brant went from being a forgotten member of the World Boxing Super Series to the spoiler of a very profitable fight for ESPN and Gennady Golovkin as he defeated Ryota Murata to become the WBA middleweight world champion in the main event of Park MGM event in Las

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30 Aug 2018

Ryota Murata vs. Rob Brant set for October 20th in Las Vegas

Ryota Murata, the fighting pride of Japan, will take his world championship show on the road to the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. Murata will make the second defense of his WBA middleweight world title against Rob “Bravo” Brant on Saturday, Oct. 20 at Park Theater at Park MGM.

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15 Apr 2018

Boxing Recap: Ruben Villa, Jamal James, Chris Colbert, Andrew Cancio

Ruben Villa Happy 150th birthday to my city☝??? A post shared by Ruben Villa IV (@rubenv4) on Apr 15, 2018 at 10:21am PDT Future world champion Ruben Villa IV picked the first of many tiles as he won the vacant World Boxing Organisation Youth Featherweight Title as he defeated Marlon

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11 Apr 2018

Boxing Preview: Ruben Villa, Bruno Escalante, Francisco Vargas, Jamal James

Thompson Boxing in Salinas Ruben Villa It’s fight week!!! Weigh inns will be open to the public on Friday April 13th at 1 at the storm house.Tickets will be sold at the door!☝?? #RV4 #salinascalifornia @thompsonboxing @bannerboxing @the_danny_z @everlast @eaner0919 A post shared by Ruben Villa IV (@rubenv4) on Apr

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10 Apr 2018

Ryota Murata to Defend WBA Middleweight Title LIVE on ESPN2

  It’s breakfast with the middleweights on Sunday, April 15, as Ryota Murata makes the first defense of his World Boxing Association (WBA) middleweight title against Italian challenger Emanuele ‘Sioux’ Blandamura at Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan. This special, international edition of Top Rank on ESPN will air live on ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes and stream on

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12 Mar 2018

Boxing Weekend Recap: Boxing in the Rain, Mikey Garcia gets another belt and more

Skillful Violence, Valdez beats Quigg ? A post shared by Top Rank Boxing (@trboxing) on Mar 11, 2018 at 9:25am PDT In a delightful main event between Oscar Valdez and Scott Quigg that was marred badly by Quigg missing weight by 2.8 lbs, which hung an ugly stain over an

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21 Oct 2017

Ryota Murata vs. Hassan N’Dam weigh in results

This fight will be televised in the U.S. on Sunday, October 22, at 7:15 A.M. on ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes Hassan N’Dam 158.75 lbs  Ryota Murata 160 lbs

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20 May 2017

N’Dam defeats Murata for WBA title, plus results from Japan

Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam (34-2, 21 KOs) picked up a heavily scrutinized win  for the vacant WBA middleweight belt as as he picked up a split decision win over 2012 Olympic gold medalist Ryota Murata (12-1, 9 KOs) on Saturday in Tokyo, Japan. The fight which was close and saw Murata drop

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22 Jul 2016

Terence Crawford Viktor Postol weigh-in results

Preview podcast Terence Crawford versus Viktor Postol is now official after the two made weight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. The bout which is promoted by Top Rank will be broadcast live on HBO Pay-Per-View. Pay-Per-View card Terence Crawford 140 vs. Viktor Postol 139.5 (WBO/WBC

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