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JOSE RAMIREZ, USA OLYMPIAN & UNDEFEATED PROFESSIONAL, VISITS VALLEY CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

Central California (August 29, 2014) – USA Olympian and undefeated as a pro, Jose Ramirez (11-0, 8 KOs) from Avenal, California, spent the day at Valley Children’s Hospital in Central California visiting kids in the Cancer Center. Ramirez brought many smiles and joy to the children and their families by signing pictures, playing games and giving 1000 free tickets to ... Read More »

Nelson: I could still beat ‘plastic’ champion Huck

Tomorrow night in Halle, Germany WBO World Cruiserweight Champion Marco Huck (37-2-1, 26 KOs) will attempt to equal Johnny Nelson’s record for the most title defences in the cruiserweight division when he faces Mirko Larghetti (21-0, 13 KOs) at the Gerry Weber Stadium. As Huck threatens to match Nelson’s record of thirteen successful defences, ‘’The Entertainer’’ has exclusively revealed that ... Read More »

Austin Trout and Mikey Garcia, supporting undefeated prospects in San Antonio on Saturday, August 30

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Former WBA Junior Middleweight Champion Austin “No Doubt” Trout and two division world titlist Mikey Garcia will be in San Antonio, Texas, this Saturday night, showing their mutual support for all competing young prospects at TMB Entertainment and Triple A Promotions’ “Battle at the Ballpark”. “I know how difficult this sport can be and it’s definitely not for everyone,” admits ... Read More »

Mayweather’s many options leave him with no choice?

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By Norm Frauenheim– Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been called the face of boxing about as often as Caesar has been called the face of ancient Rome. Anybody who has been to the modern Rome and walked around the crumbling Coliseum, knows what happened the Caesar’s version. But more on that later. From tickets to T-shirts, Mayweather is the man in ... Read More »

Cory Spinks gives back to USA Boxing; Adds a generation

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By Johnny Schulz- Former undisputed welterweight world champion and future Hall of Famer Cory Spinks has come full circle with his passion for boxing and is contributing to the humble grass roots of the sport that gave him a long and successful career. Since retiring Spinks has become a certified USA Amateur Boxing trainer and has flourished in South Florida ... Read More »

FIRST EVENT IN MEXICO SELLS OUT IN 8 HOURS

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Mexico City – It took just eight hours to sell-out the highly anticipated UFC® 180: VELASQUEZ vs. WERDUM event scheduled for November 15 at the Arena Ciudad de Mexico (Mexico City Arena). Fans made history at the box office, as well as online, to sell out Mexico’s first ever live UFC® event. UFC 180: VELASQUEZ vs. WERDUM is the fastest ... Read More »

RONNY RIOS AND ANTONIO OROZCO TO BE PUT TO THE TEST IN SEPARATE BOUTS ON GOLDEN BOY LIVE! THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9 AT FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO ON FOX SPORTS 1 AND FOX DEPORTES

LOS ANGELES (Aug. 28, 2014) – FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes will return to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. on Thursday, October 9, as the latest edition of Golden Boy Live! features unbeaten local favorites Ronny Rios and Antonio “Relentless” Orozco in separate bouts in their toughest match ups to date. In the 10-round junior lightweight main ... Read More »

“Cornered: Kenny Bayless” Premieres Tuesday, Sept. 9 on HBO®

Aug. 28, 2014 – Following the national acclaim for the revealing HBO® feature series “2 Days,” behind-the-scenes portrayals of boxers in the 48-hour lead-up to their prizefights, HBO Boxing debuts the second installment of its all-new companion series: “Cornered.” These short features focus on those who define the sport, even though they don’t wear the gloves: prismatic and memorable personalities ... Read More »

‘RED DAWN’ Artur Beterbiev vs. Tavoris Cloud NABA Light Heavyweight Championship

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MONTREAL (August 27, 2014) – Former world amateur champion and two-time Russian Olympian Artur Beterbiev (5-0-0, 5 KOs), who moved to Montreal more than a year ago when he first turned professional, will face former International Boxing Federation (IBF) light heavyweight champion Tavoris “Thunder” Cloud (24-2-0, 19 KOs), Saturday night, September 27 at Bell Centre in Montreal. “Red Dawn,” featuring ... Read More »

MARCOS MAIDANA MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT & MP3

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Kelly Swanson Thanks, everybody, for calling in today. This is awfully exciting. We’re just weeks away from “MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2″ and we’re very fortunate to be joined today on this conference call by Marcos Maidana along with his trainer, Robert Garcia. We also have on the line, Eric Gomez, senior vice president of Golden Boy Promotions and Leonard ... Read More »

MEXICAN BOXING LEGENDS TALK MARCOS MAIDANA

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LAS VEGAS (Aug. 28, 2014) – Aggressive, determined and fearless. Proud Argentine and former welterweight champion Marcos “El Chino” Maidana has won the respect of some of the greatest Mexican world champions of our time for the fiery intensity he brings each time he steps through the ropes. The fact that Maidana is the only boxer to defeat Adrien Broner ... Read More »

Fight Network Presents ONE FC 19: Reign of Champions LIVE Friday, Aug. 29, from Dubai

Toronto – Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 television channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, presents a live broadcast of ONE Fighting Championship 19: Reign of Champions featuring a trio of highly anticipated championship clashes this Friday, August 29, at 10 a.m. ET. Fight Network’s live broadcast will air exclusively in Canada and Turkey. Emanating from Dubai’s World ... Read More »

Dusty Hernandez-Harrison to Face Hector Munoz for WBC Continental Americas Championship on Saturday, September 27

Washington, D.C. (August 28, 2014)- It has been over a year since Southeast Washington, D.C. Welterweight prospect, Dusty Hernandez-Harrison, has fought in front of his hometown fans in the Nation’s Capital. His long-awaited return will come on Saturday, September 27, when promoter All In Entertainment presents “Hometown Takeover” at DAR Constitution Hall. Hernandez-Harrison will be headlining the show against Hector ... Read More »

Kiko Martinez defends the IBF Jr. Featherweight title in a rematch against undefeated Carl Frampton on September 6 LIVE on AWE

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San Diego, CA – August 28, 2014 -On Saturday, September 6, Kiko Martinez will take on undefeated Carl Frampton for Martinez’s IBF Super Bantamweight title in a rematch of one of 2013′s most exciting fights. The bout can be seen live and exclusively in the United States in AWE- A Wealth of Entertainment beginning at 3:30 PM ET / 12:30 ... Read More »

Donaire to fight Walters on GGG – Rubio card

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.con, Nonito Donaire will fight undefeated Nicholas Walters on October as part of the Gennady Golovkin – Marco Antonio Rubio card in Carson, California. “Even before this fight was made the response we’ve gotten to Gennady’s fight with Rubio has been incredible. There has been a great response. This just makes the show even bigger ... Read More »

Baltimore Boxing Returns September 20!

Baltimore, MD (August 27, 2014) – Jake “The Snake” Smith’s Baltimore Boxing Promotions takes over the William Myers Pavilion for “Wiggle Wiggle Wiggle”, an evening of Olympic-style boxing Saturday, September 20 in Baltimore, MD. For the second consecutive year, Baltimore Boxing Promotions is honoring the late Murray Smith, father of Jake. During the evening, Baltimore Boxing will present the “School ... Read More »

Kenia Enriquez Back in San Diego Next Week!

(San Diego) -California Hall of fame promoter Bobby D. Presents is thick in the middle of their 2014 season and on Thursday, September 4th, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in San Diego will present their sixth fight card of the year with the latest episode of their long-running “San Diego Fights” series. The fight card billed as “Dangerous Divas” will ... Read More »

TRAINING CAMP QUOTES FOR THIS SATURDAY’S MAYWEATHER PROMOTIONS SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION TRIPLEHEADER

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LAS VEGAS (Aug. 27, 2014) – Undefeated super middleweight contender J’Leon Love is just a few months removed from the toughest fight of his career, but the Floyd Mayweather protégé doesn’t expect things to get any easier this Saturday when he steps into the ring with hard-hitting veteran Rogelio Medina. Love (18-0, 10 KOs) and Medina (32-6, 26 KOs) will ... Read More »

EA SPORTS™ UFC® FREE CONTENT UPDATE #2 DELIVERS NEW FIGHTERS AND MORE GAMEPLAY ADDITIONS

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Las Vegas – Today Electronic Arts released the second free* EA SPORTS™ UFC® Content Update featuring three new UFC fighters* including welterweights Matt Brown and Mike Pyle, as well as heavyweight fighter Stipe Miocic. In addition to the roster expansion, the Content Update also contains key gameplay additions and improvements including, but not limited to: · Manual Taunts: Players will ... Read More »

Super Fight League Invades America October 4th – Asia’s Largest MMA Promotion Partners up with CageSport

Seattle, WA (August 27, 2014) — Super Fight League, Asia’s leader in MMA today announced their expansion and accelerated the growth of the Super Fight League brand in North America. The new venture will be named Super Fight League America in partnership with Brian Halquist Productions, Inc. and AEUTV, LLC and will be funded through a partnership created by all ... Read More »

FLOYD MAYWEATHER, THE PROMOTER, WILL ATTEND A SPECIAL SATURDAY EDITION OF SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION ON AUG. 30 AT THE PEARL AT PALMS RESORT AND CASINO IN LAS VEGAS

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LAS VEGAS (Aug. 27, 2014) – Exactly two weeks before Floyd “Money” Mayweather faces Marcos “El Chino” Maidana in the main event of “MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2” on Saturday, Sept. 13 live on SHOWTIME PPV®, the 11-Time World Champion and perennial No. 1 pound-for-pound superstar will be at ringside to watch three of his brightest rising stars compete in ... Read More »

Undefeated Lateef Kayode ready for championship showdown with Luis Ortiz

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Hollywood, CA (August 27, 2014)–World Boxing Association number-five ranked Heavyweight, undefeated Lateef “Power” Kayode (20-0, 16 KO’s) has been preparing for WBA Interim Heavyweight championship bout against fellow undefeated top rated contender Luis Ortiz ((21-0, 18 KO’s) on September 11 at Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. The resident of Hollywood, California and native of Lagos, Nigeria has been ... Read More »

BOXING GREAT BERNARD HOPKINS’ SENSATIONAL WORLD TITLE UNIFICATION CLASH AGAINST BIG-HITTING SERGEY KOVALEV TO BE SHOWN LIVE ON BOXNATION ON NOV 8TH

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LONDON (Aug 27) – Boxing legend Bernard Hopkins’ sensational attempt to unify the light-heavyweight division, just two months shy of his 50th birthday, against the fearsome Sergey Kovalev will be shown live and exclusive on BoxNation. ‘The Channel of Champions’ is delighted to be screening one of the most eagerly anticipated fights of this year when current WBA and IBF ... Read More »

Jermain Taylor shoots cousin; arrested

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Former Middleweight champion Jermain Taylor was arrested on Tuesday night for allegedly shooting his cousin in Arkansas accroding to Dan Rafael of espn.com. Taylor, who recently signed to fight Sam Soliman for the IBF Middleweight championship is free on a $25,000 bond after the former middleweight champion was jailed overnight in Little Rock in connection with the shooting of his ... Read More »

Klitschko – Pulev rescheduled for November 15

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Wladimir Klitscko’s title defense against Kubrat Pulev has been rescheduled for November 15 at the O2 Arena in Hamburg, Germany according t0 Dan Rafael of espn.com. The fight had to be rescheduled after Klitschko hurt his right bicep earlier in the week. “I am delighted that the title defense can still take place in Hamburg. The atmosphere here is always ... Read More »

Marcos Maidana, Leo Santa Cruz, Miguel Vazquez And John Molina Oxnard Media Day Quotes

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OXNARD, Calif. (Aug. 26, 2014) – Marcos “El Chino” Maidana, the former welterweight world champion who gets his eagerly awaited rematch with Floyd “Money” Mayweather in the main event of “MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2” on Saturday, Sept. 13 live on SHOWTIME PPV, world champions Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (WBC Super Bantamweight), Miguel “Títere” Vazquez (IBF Lightweight), junior welterweight ... Read More »

UFC® KICKS OFF TICKET SALES FOR UFC® 180 WITH BLOCKBUSTER PRESS CONFERENCE AT POLYFORUM SIQUEIROS IN MEXICO CITY

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Mexico City – The UFC® was in Mexico today to kickoff ticket sales for UFC® 180: VELASQUEZ vs. WERDUM, and unveil several of the fighters and bouts slated for the Saturday, November 15 event at the Arena Ciudad de México in Mexico City. UFC Chairman and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta, UFC President Dana White, heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, heavyweight title contender, ... Read More »

Huck and Larghetti come face-to-face ahead of WBO World Title Fight!

Here are the main quotes from today’s final press conference ahead of the fight between WBO Cruiserweight World Champion Marco Huck (37-2-1, 26 KOs) and challenger Mirko Larghetti (21-0, 13 KOs) this Saturday at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle/Westphalia, Germany. Kalle Sauerland: The GERRY WEBER Stadium is most famous for its tennis tournament. But on August 30 there will ... Read More »

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