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Murray defeats Spada by technical decision

World ranked Middleweight Martin Murray scored a technical decision over Domenico Spada in a scheduled 12-round bout at Salle des etoiles in Monte Carlo, Monaco. Murray was a head when a cut around the right eye of Spada ended the fight. Murray was ahead by scores of 69-67, 67-66 and 68-63 and raised his record to 29-1-1. Spada of Italy ... Read More »

Ricardo Rodriguez decisions Edwin Rodriguez

Ricardo Rodriguez scored a 10-round unanimous decision over previously undefeated Edwin Rodriguez in a Super Flyweight bout at the Civic Center in Kissimmee, Florida. Scores were 99-91 twice and 97-93 twice for Ricardo Rodriguez, 115 lbs and is now 10-2. Edwin Rodriguez, 114 1/2 lbs is now 7-1. Read More »

Jean Pascal to face Donovan George on December 6 in Montreal

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, former Light Heavyweight champion Jean Pascal will take on Donovan George on December 6 at Bell Centre in Montreal as part of the Lucian Bute – Roberto Boloni undercard. The signing “will place Pascal in a better position with regards to high-profile fight opportunities in the future,” said Interbox President Jean Bedard. “Two big ... Read More »

Luis Ortiz tests positive for steroids

Luis Ortiz

WBA Interim Heavyweight champion Luis Ortiz tested positive for a banned substance following his September 11th 1st round stoppage over Lateef Kayode in Las Vegas, according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. “The level of [nandrolone] was above the normal level,” NSAC executive director Bob Bennett told ESPN.com on Wednesday. “He could be fined, and typically, in my five months on ... Read More »

Star of David Promotions thrilling fans in New York City

In the last few years the New York City boxing scene has gone through a renaissance of sorts. With the opening of Barclay Center and the return of world championship boxing to Brooklyn, New York has once again become a buzzing boxing town. From world championship fights to club shows there is a lot of boxing in the big city ... Read More »

Quigg to defend against Otake on Cleverly – Bellew II card

Scott Quigg

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, WBA Super Bantamweight champion Scott Quigg will defend his title against Hidenori Otake on November 22 in Liverpool, UK as part of the Nathan Cleverly – Tony Bellew rematch card. “I can’t wait to defend my world title in Liverpool on Nov. 22 on a huge night for British boxing,” Quigg said. “Otake represents ... Read More »

Paul Smith denied Abraham rematch

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, Paul Smith will not be mandated an immediate rematch clause against WBO Super Middleweight champion Arthur Abraham. The WBO has denied Smith’s petition for an immediate rematch following a review of the video of their controversial fight Sept. 27 at Sparkassen-Arena in Kiel, Germany. Smith and Abraham put on a highly competitive fight, with ... Read More »

Amir Khan – Devon Alexander set for December 13

Amir Khan

Former world champions will collide when Amir Khan takes on Devon Alexander on December 13 in Las Vegas that will headline a tripleheader on Showtime, according to Dan Rafael of espn. “There are just little details that we are finishing but Khan and Alexander are going to fight,” said Golden Boy Promotions De La Hoya told ESPN.com on Monday. “Amir ... Read More »

Carmona decisions Casillas

David Carmona scored a 10-round unanimous decision over Martin Casillas in a Super Flyweight bout at the Jose Cuervo Salon in Polanco, Mexico. Carmona scored a knockdown in the first round from a short left hook. Carmona, 115 lbs won by scores of 99-90, 98-91 and 97-92 and is now 18-2-3. Casillas, 115 lbs is now 14-4. Gabriel Acosta scored ... Read More »

Lemieux to take on Rosado on December 6 in Brooklyn

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, Middleweights David Lemieux and Gabriel Rosado will headline a triple header on December 6 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn that will be televised on Showtime. Oscar De La Hoya also outlined the plans for the rest of the card, which will include a middleweight bout between James De La Rosa and Hugo Centeno. A ... Read More »

Golovkin dumps Rubio in Two

Gennady Golovkin

Gennady Golovkin thrilled a sold out StubHub Center in Carson, California in the 2nd round of their scheduled 12 round Middleweight championship bout. Golovkin rocked Rubio at the end of the opening frame from a right. In round two, Golovkin landed a thudding uppercut that drove Rubio to the ropes. A follow up barrage that was finished off by a ... Read More »

Cunningham stops Visinia in seven

Steve Cunningham

Former two-time Cruiserweight champion Steve Cunningham scored a 7th round stoppage over previously undefeated Natu Visinia om a scheduled 10-round Heavyweight bout at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia. Despite a 75 pound weight disadvantage, Cunningham boxed and moved very efficiently and peppered Visinia with rights and lefts. Visinia scored a brief knockdown in round five when he connected with a ... Read More »

Rahman sons file suit against Mayweather for alleged sparring sessions

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, The son’s of former Heavyweight world champion Hasim Rahman have filed suit against Floyd Mayweather, Floyd Mayweathwer and Showtime for alleged sparring sessions that aired during the All Access show that was aired in the buildup to the Mayweather – Maidana rematch. Upset that his brother had taken such a vicious pounding, Hasim Rahman ... Read More »

Double Stoppage: Golovkin and Walters score the daily double in crushing wins

Gennady Golovkin

CARSON, Calif. – Going ga-ga for Triple-G continued Saturday in Gennady Golovkin’s campaign to discard the most-avoided title for a shot at Miguel Cotto or anybody else with credentials that would prove his pound-for-pound potential. Golovkin (31-0, 28 KOs) did it quickly, did it definitively, in a second-round stoppage of Marco Antonio Rubio in front of capacity crowd at Stub ... Read More »

Pablo Munguia scored a 10-round unanimous decision over Edgar Ortega in a Welterweight bout at the Jose Cuervo Salon in Polanco, Mexico In round four, Ortega was cut over the right eye from a headbutt. Munguia, 147 lbs won ny scores of 98-90 twice and 95-93 and is now 20-5. Ortega, 147 lbs is now 15-2. Antonio Moran scored a ... Read More »

Garcia vacates Jr. Lightweight bout; eyes Jr. Welterweight division

Mikey Garcia

WBO Jr. Lightweight champion Mikey Garcia has vacated his title with an eye in moving up two divisions to Jr. Welterweight according to Dan Rafael of espn.com According to the report, he is embroiled in a dispute with promoter Top Rank, which he is suing, was due to face Salido in a mandatory fight. But with no plans to fight ... Read More »

De La Hoya buys back majority of Golden Boy Promotions

Oscar De La Hoya

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya bought back a majority of his company from two of the biggest investors AEG and Gabriel Brenner according to Dan Rafael of espn.com “We have enjoyed a long and mutually beneficial partnership with Golden Boy Promotions. Earlier this quarter, Golden Boy Promotions re-purchased AEG’s equity interest in the company that was originally ... Read More »

Emanuel Augustus shot in the head

Former Jr. Welterweight contender Emanuel Augustus is clinging to life after being shot in the back of the head in Baton Rouge, Louisiana according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. Augustus, a junior welterweight who used to go by Emanuel Burton, grew up in Baton Rogue and, according to The Advocate newspaper there, he was shot just a few blocks from ... Read More »

Herrera to defend Interim title against Benavidez on Bradley – Chaves card on December 13

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Interim Super Lightweight titlist Mauricio Herrera will defend his belt against undefeated prospect Jose Benavidez on December 13 as part of the Timothy Bradley – Diego Chaves televised undercard in Las Vegas. “He’s ready to fish or cut bait,” said Benavidez promoter Bob Arum. “You got to take a shot at some point. He wanted this fight. You win, you ... Read More »

Berchelt stops Escalante in three

Miguel Berchelt scored a 3rd round stoppage over former world title challenger Antonio Escalante in a scheduled 10-round Super Featherweight bout. Berchelt floored Escalante in round three from a flurry to the head. A follow up barrage on the ropes that was finished with a body shot that sent Escalante to the canvas for a 2nd time. Escalante got to ... Read More »

Bundrage reclaims Jr. Middleweight crown with decision over Molina

Cornelius Bundrage reclaimed the IBF Jr. Middleweight title with a 12-round unanimous decision over Carlos Molina at the Oasis Hotel Complex in Cancun, Mexico. Bundrage dropped Molina in the 1st round from a hard right. Molina began to get back in the fight in round’s three and four as he started to pepper Bundrage from the outside. The pace of ... Read More »

Junco decisions Casafu

Diego Loque scored a 6th-round stoppage over Jose Pombo in the final scheduled round of their Welterweight bout. Loque dropped Pombo in that 6th round and he continued to batter him until the the towel came in. Loque is now 15-1-1 with 8 knockouts. Pombo is 13-17. Roque Augustin Junco scored a 4-round unanimous decision over Jonathan Joel Casafu in ... Read More »

Castellanos shocks Rios

Robinson Castellanos scored an upset as he battered previously undefeated Ronny Rios in five rounds of their scheduled 10-round Super Featherweight bout at the Fantasy Springs Hotel and Resort in Indio, CA. It Didn’t start out great for Castellanos in round one as he was cut around his left eye from an accidental headbutt. He came back with authority in ... Read More »

DeGale to fight Periban on Cleverly – Bellew card on November 22

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, top rated Super Middleweight James DeGale will take on Marco Antonio Periban on November 22 in Liverpool, England. “This is like a second final eliminator as if I don’t beat him, I don’t box for a world title,” DeGale said. “It’s a good test. He took Sakio Bika close and he had J’Leon Love ... Read More »

Macklin – Heiland eliminator to be rescheduled for November 15

Matthew Macklin

Middleweight contender Matthew Macklin’s title eliminator against Jorge Sebastien Heiland has been rescheduled according to Dan Rafael of espn.com Ireland’s Macklin and Heiland, of Argentina, will meet on Nov. 15 at The 3 Arena in Dublin, Ireland, Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn announced Thursday. Read More »

Taylor wins Middleweight crown with decision over Soliman

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Jermain Taylor re-captured the IBF Middleweight title with a 12 round unanimous decision over Sam Soliman at the Beau Rivage Casino & Resort. Taylor scored knockdowns in round’s seven, eight, nine and eleven as Soliman appeared to hurt his knee. Taylor, 159.8 lbs of Little Rock, Arkansas won by scores of 116-111, 116-109 and 115-109. Taylor captured the title in ... Read More »

Verdejo scores 3rd round stoppage

The main event saw former Olympian and current Puerto Rican press sensation, Félix “El Diamante” Verdejo, 134.8 of San Juan, P.R. fight a seasoned but limited Sergio “El Cuate” Villanueva, 133.2. It was quickly evident who the fan favorite was as the Puerto Rican prospect drew cheers from the crowd as soon as he walked into the ring. The first ... Read More »

Gonzalez retains Featherweight crown; stops Arce in 11

Jhonny Gonzalez

Jhonny Gonzalez retained the WBC Featherweight title with an 11th round stoppage over Jorge Arce at the Centro de Usos Multiples in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico. Gonzalez scored knockdowns in round’s three, five and nine and the fight was stopped at 2:43 of round 11. Gonzalez, 126 lbs of Mexico City is now 57-8 with 48 knockouts. Arce, 126 lbs ... Read More »

Verdejo stops Villanueva in three

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Sensational prospect Felix Verdejo scored a 3rd round stoppage over Sergio Villanueva in a scheduled 8-round Lightweight bout at the Bahia Shrine Temple in Orlando, Florida. Verdejo landed a perfect right hand that slumped Villanueva on the bottom rope. When he tried to get back up, Villanueva fell right back down and the fight was stopped at 1:57 of round ... Read More »