24 Apr 2020

Jamaine Ortiz Looks To Make A Name For Himself This Year

Worcester, Mass’ own Jamaine Ortiz (13-0, 7KOs) might not be a household name at 135 lbs, but he is hopeful that by the end of the year that will change. The 23-year-old Ortiz, who is looking at fighters who have increased their earning potential via social media analytics, numbers, data

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17 Jul 2019

Put Some Respect On Gary Antuanne Russell’s Name

Gary Antuanne Russell was 2016 U.S. Olympian and is currently 10-0 with 10 knockouts as pro, but has little mainstream fanfare nor is he consistently on television. Russell, who is trained by his father, Gary Russell Sr., or as most call him “Big G”, is the second-youngest of the six

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27 Nov 2018

Jose Ramirez to return in February in either Fresno or Las Vegas

WBC super lightweight world champion Jose Ramirez (23-0 16KOs) will be back in February of 2019, but he doesn’t have an official date or venue yet. Ramirez’s manager on an Instagram post talked about how Ramirez will return, but it is a battle between Las Vegas, Nevada and Ramirez’s favorite location,

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14 Sep 2018

Jose Ramirez beats Antonio Orozco, drops him twice

WBC super lightweight world champion Jose Ramirez defended his title in his home turf of the Save Mart Center in Fresno, CA as he fended off Antonio Orozco in an entertaining affair. In the first round, the two came to entertain as they both exchanged punches with a left hook

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31 Aug 2018

Jorge Linares move up in weight, fights September 29th

Jorge “El Nino De Oro” Linares (44-4, 27 KOs), the former WBA lightweight world champion will return to the ring in a new division as he faces Abner “Pin” Cotto (23-3, 12KOs) in a 12-round, 140-pound battle that promises fireworks. The clash will be the main event of the Sept. 29 edition of Golden Boy Fight

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14 Aug 2018

Top Rank wins purse bid of “Mighty Mo” Hooker vs. Alex Saucedo

Roc Nation Sports today announced that Top Rank has won the purse bid for Maurice Hooker’s defense of the WBO Super Lightweight Title against top mandatory challenger Alex Saucedo, submitting a $1.625 million bid to secure the rights to promote the WBO title fight. Given the outcome, Hooker (24-0-3, 16

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26 Jun 2018

“Boots” Ennis headlines ShoBox, first nationally televised headliner

A battle of unbeaten welterweight prospects will headline a ShoBox: The New Generation tripleheader on Friday, July 20 live on SHOWTIME® at 10 p.m. ET/PT when Jaron Ennis squares off against Armando Alvarez in the 10-round main event from WinnaVegas Casino in Sloan, Iowa. Philadelphia’s Ennis (20-0, 18 KOs) has knocked out 10 consecutive opponents and was

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16 May 2018

Jose Ramirez vs Danny O’Connor set for July 7th in Fresno, Ca

Jose Ramirez, the pride of California’s Central Valley, is ready for his world championship homecoming. Ramirez, from Avenal, Calif., will make the first defense of his World Boxing Council (WBC) super lightweight title against former amateur standout and longtime contender Danny O’Connor on Saturday, July 7 at the Save Mart Center. Ramirez vs.

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11 May 2018

Boxing Returns to Fresno, CA on May 26th

by Taylor Johnson Top Rank Inc returns to the home of boxing in California at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, Ca, the place where Jose Ramirez has continuously sold-out the arena for years and years, as IBF super flyweight world champion Jerwin Ancajas takes on Jonas Sultan in a battle

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08 Oct 2016

Ricky Burns retains WBA title, Broner next?

WBA super lightweight world champion Ricky Burns (41-5-1, 14 KOs) retained his world title with a hotly debated decision over Kiryl Relikh (21-1, 19 KOs) on Friday night at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland. Relikh seemingly controlled a majority of the rounds yet was not given credit for it as

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