16 May 2019

Rio Revenge? Michael Conlan to face Olympic Nemesis Vladimir Nikitin August 3 in Belfast

BELFAST (May 14, 2019) —Michael “Mick” Conlan’s amateur career ended in controversy and a pair of middle fingers. At the 2016 Rio Olympics, Conlan appeared to have bested Russian standout Vladimir Nikitin in the 56-kilogram quarterfinals. The judges disagreed, and Conlan responded with a memorable double middle-finger salute. Almost three years

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28 Nov 2018

Oscar Valdez returns in January!

WBO Featherweight Champion, Oscar Valdez (24-0, 19 KOs) will make his anticipated return to the ring on Saturday January 12, 2019, in Tucson AZ. This will be the first fight back for Valdez since he suffered a fractured jaw during his battle this past March against Scott Quigg. He will be

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20 Jun 2018

Jose Ramirez Media Day for July 7th Fresno, CA card

by Stanly Williams / ITRBoxing.com The next chapter of Jose Ramirez’s career —  this one as a world champion —  will occur with a new voice in his corner. After a long and successful partnership with Freddie Roach, Ramirez (22-0, 16 KOs) hired Robert Garcia as his head trainer following his unanimous decision victory over

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11 May 2018

Jorge Linares vs Vasyl Lomachenko Press Conference

The fight the boxing world has been waiting for — Jorge Linares defending the WBA and Ring Magazine lightweight titles against former two-division kingpin Vasiliy Lomachenko at Madison Square Garden — is only two days away. Lomachenko and Linares, along with many of the undercard fighters, met the media one

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15 Jun 2016

Juan Diaz makes his return to the ring in Tucson!

“The Baby Bull” Juan Diaz (44-4, 20 KOs) will make his return to the ring this August, against Cesar Vasquez (27-3, 16 KOs) in Tucson, AZ. Juan will be making his second fight in 2016 when he takes on the tough Mexican brawler from Mexicali, Baja California. The card is

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27 Jul 2015

Avalos to replace Magdaleno in Top Rank event on Saturday

World ranked super bantamweight Chris Avalos of Lancaster, California will replace injured Jessie Magdaleno of Las Vegas in the main event here Saturday night at the Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas. Avalos will face Rey Perez of the Philippines on Top Rank’s Solo Boxeo Tecate – UniMas on Saturday,

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10 Jun 2015

Walters vs Marriaga media day quotes

Undefeated World Boxing Association (WBA) featherweight world champion Nicholas “Axe Man” Walters of Jamaica, and the boxing gem of Puerto Rico, undefeated No. 3 world-rated lightweight contender Felix “El Diamante” Verdejo and their opponents, Top-10 contender Miguel “The Scorpion” Marriaga and Iván “Bam Bam” Najera, respectively, hosted a media workout

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