24 Jun 2018

Boxing Weekend Recap: Shields gets up, Vergil Ortiz is a star and more

Shields down, but up Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields (6-0, 2 KOs) won two world titles in her first bout at middleweight against Hanna Gabriels (18–2, 11 KOs) in a bout for the vacant IBF and WBA female middleweight world championships on Friday night at the at the Masonic

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22 Jun 2018

Vergil Ortiz makes weight ahead of ESPN2 bout

Tomorrow night at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles, CA, which will also be televised on ESPN2 and promoted by Golden Boy Promotions. The main event features blue-chip prospect Vergil Ortiz Jr.   Vergil Ortiz Jr 139.4 vs. Juan Carlos Salgado 139.8 Hector Tanajara Jr 135 vs. Roger Gutierrez 134.2

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20 Jun 2018

Boxing Weekend Preview: Claressa Shields, Vergil Ortiz, Josh Taylor

Claressa Shields [Showtime, Detroit, Friday, 7 PM PST] Claressa Shields is one of the best fighters in the world, but even with that being said has an uphill battle ahead of her as she is a woman in a male-dominated sport and also is fighting at a heavier weight, one

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14 Jun 2018

Vergil Ortiz, Hector Tanajara Jr media day for June 23rd fight card

Vergil Ortiz Jr. (9-0, 9 KOs), the rising knockout artist and pride of Dallas, Texas, hosted a media workout at Westside Boxing Club ahead of his fight against former world champion Juan Carlos Salgado (27-8-1, 16 KOs) in a 10-round super lightweight fight in the main event. In the co-main event, Hector “Finito” Tanajara Jr. (13-0, 5 KOs) of San Antonio,

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25 Feb 2018

Boxing Weekend Recap: Rungvisai’s star shines, LaManna-Bracero steals night

Rungvisai sits a top of the flyweight division? Srisaket Sor Rungvisai sits atop the division of super flyweight after a narrow but rightful win over Juan Francisco Estrada in an entertaining fight on HBO from Inglewood, CA. That being said it is hard to believe, but seemingly true that a

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22 Feb 2018

Joseph Diaz Jr, Vergil Ortiz win, Chimpa Gonzalez loses!

In the main event of a nearly sold-out show from Indio, CA, Golden Boy Promotions #1 rated featherweight by two sanctioning bodies, Joseph Diaz Jr picked up a win over Victor Terrazas. Diaz Jr dropped Terrazas twice in the first round with a body shot the first time and a

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21 Feb 2018

Boxing Weekend Preview: Flyweights, JoJo Diaz, WBSS, LaManna vs. Bracero and MORE

Super Fly 2 ON HBO, SATURDAY Sriskat Sor Rungviasi will look to answer some questions on Saturday night at The Forum in Inglewood, CA, as Rungviasi defends his title against Juan Francisco Estrada. The sinking feeling in my gut, which might not be fair, is that Rungvisai might have caught

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21 Feb 2018

Weights from Indio, CA [Golden Boy Promotions]

Tomorrow night from Indio, CA at the Fantasy Springs Resort and Casino, Golden Boy Promotions returns with another card on ESPN2 headlined by Joseph Diaz Jr. Weights below. Photo: Derrick Hogan – Hoganphotos/Golden Boy Promotions Joseph Diaz Jr 126 vs. Victor Terrazas 125.8 Vergil Ortiz 139.8 vs. Jesus Alvarez 145.2 Christian

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13 Nov 2017

Maricela Cornejo returns Thursday in Cancun

Maricela “La Diva” Cornejo (8-2 2KOs) returns this Thursday in Cancun, Mexico on the undercard of a Golden Boy Promotions card headlined by Jose Martinez vs. Jesus Martinez in the junior bantamweight division. Cornejo is facing Irais Hernandez (2-0 2KOs), who is not just undefeated, but won every one of

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16 Sep 2016

Canelo, Smith make weight ahead of PPV clash

This Saturday, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez returns as he takes on Liam Smith for Smith’s WBO junior middleweight title in Arlington, Texas as the top bill of a HBO PPV. The card which will take place at AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys will also feature three undercard bouts as

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