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Shiming decisions De La Rosa

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Chinese Gold Medal winner Zou Shiming tuned up for a possible world title shot with a 10-round unanimous decision over Luis De La Rosa in a Flyweight bout at the Cotai Arena at the Venetian in Macau, China. Shiming was in control of the bout and De La Rosa suffered a cut over his left eye due to an accidental ... Read More »

Roy Jones to fight on in Latvia on July 26

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, former pound for pound king Roy Jones Jr. will fight on July 26 in Latvia. He will take on Courtney Fry (18-5, 6 KOs) in a 12-round Cruiserweight bout. “I know he’ll give it all he got, which is what I want from any opponent,” Jones said. “I want to go out and do ... Read More »

Austin Trout to return against Daniel Dawson on ESPN FNF Finale

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, former Super Welterweight titlist Austin Trout will return against Daniel Dawson on August 22 that will serve as the season finale of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights. No venue has been set but promoter Dan Goossen said it will take place in Southern California. “It’s good to be back. I want to get back where ... Read More »

Johnson outlasts Gavronski

Tureano Johnson scored a 10-round unanimous decision over local favorite Tureano Johnson in a Middleweight bout at The Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Washington. The fight was fought at close quarters for most of the bout with Gavronksi having success early but Johnson’s more active style started to take over in the middle rounds and started battering the tough Gavrosnki. ... Read More »

Barthelemy picks up IBF Jr. lightweight Strap; Light heavyweight Savigne stops Lacy

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Miami, Florida got treated to Mike Tyson’s Judgement Day on Thursday, July 10 at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida and was shared around the country LIVE On FOX Sports 1. Iron Mike celebrated his birthday week with an excellent show which staged a main event rematch between Argenis “La Tormenta” Mendez 22-3-1 (11KO) and Rances “Kid Blast” Barthelemy ... Read More »

Gomez decisions Paredes

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Alfonso Gomez suffered two dubious knockdowns but was able to dominate Ed Paredes in a Jr. Middleweight bout at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Gomez was controlling the action by boxing over the first three-plus rounds. At the end of round four, Paredes landed a little bunch while Gomez was off balance and Gomez fell to ... Read More »

Arreola has elbow surgery

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Heavyweight contender Chris Arreola had successful surgery on his left elbow according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. “The doctor said he couldn’t believe that Chris has been fighting all these years with it,” said Arreola’s trainer Henry Ramirez, who was at Kerlan-Jobe Surgery Center with Arreola, who was waiting to be released. “He always favored the arm and this camp ... Read More »

Edgar stops Penn in 3!!!

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Three was the lucky number for Frankie Edgar as he stopped BJ Penn in the 3rd round of their scheduled five round Featherweight bout at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. It was Edgar’s third victory over Penn in the battle of world champions. Edgar dominated the bout from the beginning as he controlled the action from the stand up ... Read More »

UFC 175 WEIGHTS FROM LAS VEGAS

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Chris Weidman 185 – Lyoto Machida 184.5 (UFC Middleweight Title) Ronda Rousey 135 – Alexis Davis 135 (UFC Women’s Bantamweight Title) Matt Mitrione 254 – Stefan Struve 251.5 Uriah Hall 185 – Thiago Santos 185 Marcus Brimage 135.5 – Russell Doane 136 Urijah Faber 136 – Alex Caceres 135 Ildemar Alcantara 170 – Kenny Robertson 171 Chris Camozzi 185 – ... Read More »

Farenas stops Davis in 8

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Michael Farenas earned a Super Featherweight title shot with an impressive 8th round stoppage over previously undefeated Mark Davis at the Foxwoods Resort in Connecticut. Farenas came firing with the left hand from his southpaw stance He landed several hard left’s that caused a cut over Davis right eye in the first frame. Davis had a better 2nd round until ... Read More »

Butler gives up belt to move down in weight

IBF Bantamweight champion Paul Butler vacated his title to move down to Jr. Bantamweight according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. “It’s a beautiful belt and it’s hard to relinquish it seeing as it’s the first world title that I’ve won, but I knew that it was always going to be the case if I won it I’d have to return ... Read More »

Mayweather – Maidana II on the way?

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It looks like Floyd Mayweather could be rematch Marcos Maidana on September 13 according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. Mayweather said during an interview with LaTen Media before Sunday night’s BET Awards that he would be facing Maidana again. “Sept. 13, back to business, Marcos Maidana-Floyd Mayweather, part II,” Mayweather said. “And then in May, I’m fighting in May and ... Read More »

Redkach decisions Gulyakevich

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Ivan Redkach remained undefeated by pounding out a 10-round unanimous decision over Sergey Gulyakevich at the Ameristar Casino in St. Charles, Missouri. Redkach came forward throughout the bout while Gulyakevich did little more then survive throughout the contest. Redkach, 138.9 lbs of Los Angles via Ukraine won by scores of 100-90, 99-91 and 98-92 and is now 17-0. Gulyakevich, 138 ... Read More »

Golden Boy Files $50 Million Arbitration against Schaefer

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According to Dan Rafael, Golden Boy Promotions has filed a $50 million against former CEO Richard Schaefer. Other than the dollar figure it is asking for, it is unclear what Golden Boy is accusing Schaefer of, although much of the public discussion surrounding his leaving the company has centered on the fact that he regularly put fighters advised by Al ... Read More »

Chinese Heavyweight Zhang Zhilei to debut Aug. 8

Heavyweight Zhang Zhilei will make his pro debut on August 8 in Fallon, Nevada according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. “Zhang Zhilei has the whole package — size, athleticism, good looks, and great personality,” said promoter Dino Duva . “And one other thing: He knows how to fight. He has more of a pro style than Olympic style. “Mark my ... Read More »

Molina to defend Jr. Middleweight title against Bundrage

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, IBF Jr. Middleweight champion Carlos Molina will defend his title against mandatory challenger and former champion Cornelius Bundrage on September 6 in Mexico. “I’ll start working on the TV stuff and see what we can work out,” said Molina’s promoter Leon Margules. “Now I have work to do.” “Wherever the fight is I think ... Read More »

Cotto – Martinez does around 350,000 PPV Buys

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, the June 7 showdown that saw Miguel Cotto win the Middleweight championship did about 350,000 buys which was about 100,000 less than expected. “The numbers were not great,” said said Top Rank’s Bob Arum, who is rehabilitating in Los Angeles after having knee replacement surgery last week. “All the numbers boxing has been getting ... Read More »

Mohammedi stops Dudchenko in seven to earn Light Heavy title shot

Najib Mohammedi scored a 7th round stoppage over Anatoliy Dudchenko in a 12 round Light Heavyweight at the Mohegan Sun Poconos in Wikes Barre, Pennsylvania. The win was an IBF Title eliminator It was a tactical fight with Mohammedi moving in and out while Dudchenko looked for power shots. In round three, Mohammedi began landing hard shots and evn started ... Read More »

Weights from Carson, California

Robert Guerrero 146 – Yoshahiro Komegai 146 3/4 Gary Russell Jr. 125.5 – Vasyl Lomachenko 125.5 (WBO Featherweight title) Devon Alexander 148 1/4 – Jesus Soto Karass 148 Read More »

Arroyo destroys Saludar

McWilliams Arroyo scored an explosive 2nd round stoppage over Proilan Saludar in a scheduled 12-round Flyweight bout at Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Arroyo landed three consecutive fights with the final being an explosive shot to the head that sent Saludar down for the 10 count at 2:25 of round two. Arroyo, 112 lbs of Fajardo, PR is ... Read More »

Klitschko to battle Pulev on September 6

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, WBA/WBO/IBF Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko will defend his title against IBF number-one contender Kubret Oulev on September 6th in Hamburg, Germany. “Kubrat Pulev has an impressive record as an amateur and as well as professional. He has very good skills and I will definitely not underestimate him,” Klitschko said. “I am looking forward to ... Read More »

K2 wins Klitschko – Pulev Purse Bid

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, K2 Promotions won the purse bid to stage the WBA/WBO/IBF Heavyweight championship bout between Wladimir Klitschko and IBF number-one contender Kubret Pulev. K2 bid $7,250,131 to easily top the only other offer, which was for $5,290,144 by Pulev promoter Sauerland Event. The proceedings took place at IBF headquarters in Springfield, New Jersey. According to ... Read More »

Orozco decisions Honorio

Antonio Orozco remained undefeated by scoring a 10-round unanimous decision over former world title challenger Martin Honorio in a Jr. Welterweight bout at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in Del Mar, California. Orozco dominated the bout plus Honorio was deducted a point in round nine for a kidney punch. Orozco, 141 lbs won by scores of 100-89 twice and 99-90 and ... Read More »

Former champ Ponce De Leon retires

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Former two-division title holder Daniel Ponce De Leon announced his retirement following his knockout loss to Mickey Roman according to Dan Rafael of espn.com “Thanks to each and every one of my fans and friends who supported me throughout the course of my career,” Ponce De Leon wrote on his Facebook page. “I retire with a great taste for all ... Read More »

Roman upsets and stops De Leon

Miguel Roman scored a upset when he stopped former world champion Daniel Ponce De Leon in round nine of a scheduled 10-round Super Featherweight bout at Estadio de Beisbol in Ciudad Cuauhtemoc, Chihuahua, Mexico. Roman scored a knockdown in round six and finished off a weary De Leon in the 9th when he landed about 20 unanswered blows as De ... Read More »

Sonsona defeats Vazquez Jr.

Marvin Sonsona evened the score with Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. by scoring a 10 round Featherweight bout. Sonsona dropped Vazquez early in round one from a straight left hand. The fight was filled with fouls and lacked action throughout the bout. Sonsona won by scores of 96-92 twice while Vazquez took a card 96-92. Sonsona, 125 3/4 lbs of the Philippines ... Read More »

Centeno Jr. decisions Ibarra

Hugo Centeno Jr. scored a 10-round unanimous decision over previously undefeated Gerardo Ibarra in a Middleweight bout at the Fantasy Springs Casino Resort in Indio, California. Centeno, 160 1/2 lbs of Oxnard, CA won by scores of 100-90 and 99-91 twice and is now 21-0-1. Ibarra, 162 1/2 lbs of Houston, TX is now 14-1. Francisco Santana scored a 10-round ... Read More »