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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 »

Jhonson decisions Gonzalez

Yudel Jhonson scored two knockdowns en route to a 10-round unanimous decision over Norberto Gonzalez in a Jr. Middleweight bout at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York. Jhonson dropped Gonzalez with a hard left in round six. Jhonson dominated and again floored Gonzalez in round nine with a right hook. Gonzalez tried to rally in the 10th ... Read More »

Farmer decisions Gonzalez

Streaking Jr. Lightweight Tevin Farmer scored the biggest win of his career by defeating previously undefeated Emanuel Gonzalez in a 10-round bout the House of Blues in Boston. Farmer dominated the action boxing beautifully from his southpaw stance. He continued to box at his pace and never let Gonzalez get into any type of rhythm. Farmer was dominant with countless ... Read More »

Kiko Martinez to defend Super Bantam crown against Frampton in rematch

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, IBF Jr. Featherweight champion Kiko Martinez will take on Carl Frampton in a rematch on September 6 in Northern Ireland. “I’m over the moon to be fighting for a world title in my home [country],” Frampton said. “I have to thank my team for making this happen and now it is time for me ... Read More »

Mayweather splits from Golden Boy on events

Floyd Mayweather

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, Floyd Mayweather announced that he no longer will have Golden Boy Promotions promote his fights after the resignation of Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer on Monday, according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. When asked if Mayweather would work with Golden Boy again without Schaefer, said Leonard Ellerbe, CEO of Mayweather Promotions. “Absolutely not.” “We ... Read More »

Schaefer resigns as Golden Boy CEO

Richard Schaefer

In a move that has been rumored for week, Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer resigned his post after alleged disagreements with Oscar De La Hoya, according to Dan Rafael of espn.com “After more than 10 years with Golden Boy, it is time to move on to the next chapter of my career,” Schaefer said in a statement. “This decision ... Read More »

Fortuna decisions Rodriguez

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Javier Fortuna remained undefeated by scoring an entertaining 10-round unanimous decision over Juan Antonio Rodriguez in a Super Featherweight bout at the Tropicana in Las Vegas. In round three, Fortuna scored a knockdown from a barrage of punches. Late in the round, Rodriguez cut Fortuna over his right eye. Just before the end of the bell, Rodriguez landed a left ... Read More »

Froch knocks out Groves in 8!!!

Carl Froch

Carl Froch silenced any critics as he stopped George Groves for the 2nd time in eight months, this time in front of over 80,000 spectators at Wembley Stadium in London to retain his IBF/WBA Super Middleweight titles. Groves boxed well over the first four rounds as he was quicker with the jab and landed an occasional right hand against Froch, ... Read More »

Donaire wins Featherweight crown by technical decision

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Nonito Donaire won the WBA Featherweight title with a unanimous technical decision over Simpiwe Vetyeka at the Cotai Arena in the Venetian in Macau, China. Donaire was cut over the left eye in round one and he did not stop bleeding throughout the fight. It was a close fight with Donaire landing the more effective blows. Vetyeka was effective in ... Read More »

Rigondeaux to defend Super Bantam titles July 19 in Macau

Guillermo Rigondeaux

122 pound world champion Guillermo Rigondeaux will defend his title on July 19 in Macau, China against Sod Kokietgym according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. “This fight is the end of the contract. We owe him this fight and we will live up to the contract and then it’s over,” Arum said. “We’re happy to make a new deal with ... Read More »

Juarez decisions Alvarado

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Rocky Juarez resurrected his career by scoring a 12-round unanimous decision in a Featherweight bout over Rene Alvarado at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas Juarez used his experience and got inside to land the harder blows. His body shots started to slow down Alvarado in round seven. Alvarado came back to make a hard stand late in the fight ... Read More »

EARLY RESULTS FROM VERONA, NY

PHILADELPHIA (MAY 27, 2014)–Petr Petrov and Willie Monroe Jr. won the Boxcino 2014 lightweight and middleweight tournaments respectively as Petrov stopped Fernando Carcamo in round 8, while Monroe pounded a 10-round unanimous decision over Brandon Adams at the Turning Stone Resort Casino. Petrov landed a nice right in round three. Petrov kept up the solid pace as he landed some ... Read More »

Korobov to take on Uzcategui on Crawford – Gamboa undercard

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, undefeated Middleweight Matt Korobov will make his HBO debut when he takes on Jose Uzctegui in a Middleweight bout on June 28 on the Terence Crawford – Yuriorkis Gamboa undercard in Omaha, Nebraska. “It’s what [HBO's] ‘Boxing After Dark’ is really about — two undefeated fighters risking a lot in the hopes of getting ... Read More »

Mayweather to be back on September 13

Floyd Mayweather

Pound for pound king, Floyd Mayweather will return to the ring on September 13 according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. “Floyd will go on Sept. 13 and we looking at who he’s going to fight and where he is going to fight,” said Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe. “Obviously, Las Vegas is his home and the MGM Grand is always ... Read More »

Ramirez stops Selig in two

Undefeated prospect Jose Ramirez scored a 2nd round stoppage over Jesus Selig in a scheduled 6-round Wlterweight bout at the Selland Arena in Fresno, California. Ramirez dropped Selig with a left to the body in round two and upon Selig getting to his feet, the referee waved the bout off at 44 seconds of round two. Ramirez, 141 1/2 lbs ... Read More »

Golovkin to return on July 26 possibly against Geale?

Gennady Golovkin

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, WBA Middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin will return to action Most likely on July 26 at Madison Square possibly against former IBF champion Daniel Geale. “We feel Geale would be the biggest name available, and that’s why we’ve asked for an exception,” said Golovkin’s promoter Tom Loeffler said. “We’re not ruling Chavez out, but it’s ... Read More »

Marquez decisions Alvarado in crowd pleasing fight

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Juan Manuel Marquez scored a 12-round unanimous decision over Mike Alvarado in a Welterweight bout at the Forum in Inglewood, California. Marquez took control early by landing hard and quick combinations as Alvarado came in without throwing many punches. Marquez racked up rounds with the same formula and began to chop up the face of Alvarado. When Alvarado did throw ... Read More »

Selby earns Featherweight title shot with decision over Koasicha

Lee Selby earned a shot at WBC Featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez with a 12-round unanimous decision over Romulo Koasicha in a WBC title elimination bout as well as a WBC International title fight at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales. Selby was effective with the volume of punches just doing a solid job of keeping Koasicha on the receiving end ... Read More »

Diaz Jr. decisions Asselstine

Joel Diaz Jr. remained undefeated by scoring a 10-round unanimous decision over Tyler Asselstine in a Jr. Lightweight bout at the Fox Theater at the Foxwoods Casino in Mashentucket, Connecticut. Diaz dominated the bout as he landed the harder shots. Asselstine landed some good shots and kept on coming but he was deducted a point in round seven for spitting ... Read More »

Rodriguez and Alcine battle to a draw

Delvin Rodriguez and former world champion Joachim Alcine battled to a 10-round draw in a Jr. Middleweight bout at the Olympic Stadium in Montreal. It seemed like Rodriguez controlled the bout from the outside but Alcine made it close with his inside work.. Rodriguez, 158.8 lbs of the Dominican Republic won a card 97-93. Alcine, 153 lbs of Canada won ... Read More »

Guerrero back to face Kamegai on June 21

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Robert Guerrero will back after more than a year layoff when he faces Yoshihro Kamegai on June 21 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. Richard Schaefer said the other two bouts on the card would be former welterweight titlist Devon Alexander facing Jesus Soto Karass in a 10-round welterweight contest and Gary Russell ... Read More »

Nietes stops Fuentes in nine for Light Fly title

Donnie Nietes scored a 9th round stoppage over Mosies Fuentes in a reamatch and retain the WBO Light Flyweight title at The SM Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines. Nietes dropped Fuentes three times in round nine. Nietes was docked a point in the same round when he Fuentes when he was down after on of those knockdowns. The ... Read More »

Stiverne wins Heavyweight title; stops Arreola in six

Bermane Stiverne captured the WBC Heavyweight title with an explosive 6th round stoppage over Chris Arreola at the Galen Center in Los Angeles. Stiverne hurt Arreola at the end of the first frame from a hard combination. That only seemed to wake Arreola as in round’s three and four, he had Stiverne in trouble with quick and hard combinations. In ... Read More »

Perez injures shoulder; fight with Jennings postponed

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, undefeated Heavyweight Mike Perez injured his should while training for his May 24 bout with Bryant Jennings and the bout is postponed. “I was floored when I got the call this morning from Perez’s manager, Patrick Thomas, that he injured his shoulder in sparring,” said Tom Loeffler of K2 Promotions, Perez’s promoter. “Mike is ... Read More »

Mayweather escapes with a majority decision over Maidana

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By Norm Frauenheim- LAS VEGAS – It was supposed to be easy. It wasn’t. Floyd Mayweather Jr. got the victory that oddsmakers, pundits and just about everybody not from Argentina thought he would. But it was less than dominant. At times, it was just ugly. Marcos Maidana made sure of it in an exhausting, carpet-bomb style of punching that pushed ... Read More »

De La Hoya: Nobody is going to fire Richard Schaefer

Oscar De La Hoya

By Norm Frauenheim LAS VEGAS – Oscar De La Hoya, founder of Golden Boy Promotions, said he is fighting for his company and that he doesn’t want to fire his CEO, Richard Schaefer. “Look, nobody is going to dismiss Richard,’’ De La Hoya said Saturday during a news conference before the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana fight at the MGM Grand. ... Read More »

UPDATE–Glovegate breaks out in controversy before Mayweather-Maidana

Floyd Mayweather

By Norm Fraienheim– LAS VEGAS – Floyd Mayweather Jr. complained about the lack of padding at the knuckles of Marcos Maidana’s gloves in a controversy that erupted Friday after the weigh-in for their pay-per-view welterweight fight at the MGM Grand. The Nevada State Athletic Commission ruled that Maidana could not wear the gloves, which were custom made for him by ... Read More »

Smith destroys Davis in 2

Ishe Smith

Former world champion Ishe Smith took out replacement Ryan Davis in round 2 of their scheduled 10-round Jr. Middleweight bout at The Joint at the Hard Rock in Las Vegas. Smith was all over Davis in the 1st round as he pounded him to the body and head. After more pounding, Smith landed a crushing right that was followed up ... Read More »

Robert Garcia breaks Victor Cayo down and stops him in 6. Gonzalez squeaks by Medina.

Roberto “La Amenaza” Garcia (35-3, 23 KOs) stalked and beat Victor “Mermelada” Cayo (32-5, 23 KOs) for much of Thursday’s ESPN Thursday Night Fights-televised 10-round welterweight showdown breaking him down with strong punches and relentless pressure. Garcia of Weslaco, Texas walked through everything and anything Cayo had to offer. Cayo of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic was able to land shots ... Read More »