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ANDRE BERTO LOS ANGELES WORKOUT QUOTES

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LOS ANGELES – (Aug. 28, 2015) – Two-time welterweight world champion Andre Berto (30-3, 23 KOs) participated in a media workout at the J.W. Marriott at L.A. Live as he prepares for the biggest fight of his career. In front of an enthusiastic crowd, Berto looked focused and in great shape, jumping rope and shadowboxing, as he looks to become ... Read More »

HERNANDEZ REMAINS UNDEFEATED WITH UNANIMOUS DECISION

FRESNO, CA (August 28, 2015) – Last night during the Fight Club OC card at the “The Hangar” in Costa Mesa, California, super-welterweight prospect, Marcos “The Madman” Hernandez (7-0, 2 KOs) remained undefeated, winning an 6-round unanimous decision against Luis Alfredo Lugo (14-23-1, 5 KOs). In the opening round, Hernandez wobbled Lugo with a powerful left hook, almost stopping the ... Read More »

“BEKMAN” SOYLYBAEV STORMS TO SIXTH VICTORY!!

Los Angeles, CA (August 28, 2015) Thursday night, top super featherweight prospect “BEKMAN” SOYLYBAEV stormed to his sixth professional victory taking a six round unanimous decision over JOSE LUIS “Tapitas” ARAIZA impressing the sold out crowd of boxing fans at The Hangar at the Orange County Fair and Events Center in Costa Mesa, California. Dropping Araiza twice, “BEKMAN” displayed the ... Read More »

Mosley vs Mayorga II Grudge Match

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Future Hall-of-Fame Boxer “Sugar” Shane Mosley has more than a fight on his hands on August 29th! Mosley will be debuting his independent promotion company, GoBox, which will rival the top promoters of the business who have cornered the market for decades. Simultaneously, Mosley will face his dreaded rival Ricardo Mayorga on Saturday, August 29th at the Fabulous Forum in ... Read More »

ADRIEN BRONER GOES FOR FOURTH WORLD TITLE WHEN HE FACES FORMER CHAMPION KHABIB ALLAKHVERDIEV ON SATURDAY, OCT. 3, LIVE ON SHOWTIME® FROM U.S. BANK ARENA IN CINCINNATI

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CINCINNATI (Aug. 28, 2015) – Former three-division world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner (30-2, 22 KOs) returns to his hometown looking for a fourth world title as he faces fellow former world champion Khabib “The Hawk” Allakhverdiev (19-1, 9 KOs) for the WBA Super Lightweight world title on Saturday, October 3 live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT) from ... Read More »

Former Oakland Raider,Tony Hirsch looking to win IBU Middleweight title TONIGHT!!! against Rolando Paredes on GSS Inaugural “Best In Boxing” event

CLICK TO WATCH FIGHT CARD Las Vegas, NV (August 28, 2015) -TONIGHT!!! it will be a special night of boxing when Global Sports Streaming (GSS) will present the first broadcast of a brand new sports streaming service and the premier edition of Best in Boxing (BIB) The first broadcast TONIGHT, August 28, 2015 will feature the IBU Middleweight title bout ... Read More »

Zab Judah Headlines Night of GCP Boxing at The Space at Westbury on September 10

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On Thursday, September 10, promoter Greg Cohen of Greg Cohen Promotions and Super Judah Promotions, in association with GH3 Promotions and David Schuster’s Winner Take All Productions, will continue GCP’s “Championship Boxing” series with a world-class event, once again at The Space at Westbury in Westbury, New York. In the night’s 10-round super lightweight main event, five-time world champion and ... Read More »

SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION WEIGHTS, FINAL THOUGHTS

LAS VEGAS (Aug. 27, 2015) – The six fighters who’ll be making their ShoBox: The New Generation debuts tomorrow/Friday, Aug. 28, live on SHOWTIME® (11 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast) at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center (DLVEC), across from The D Las Vegas are set to go following Thursday’s official weigh-in outside the D on Fremont Street’s Stage ... Read More »

ONE CHAMPIONSHIP™ ANNOUNCES NEXT THREE EVENTS IN CHINA

28 August 2015 – SINGAPORE: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has announced its next three events in China. Beijing, Zhengzhou and Chengdu will be in for an amazing night of fights as ONE Championship continues to bring its unique brand of world-class MMA action to fans all across the mainland. CEO of ONE Championship™, ... Read More »

THE NEVADA BOXING HALL OF FAME CONFIRMED FOR SECOND ANNUAL BOX FAN EXPO TAKING PLACE SATURDAY, SEPT. 12 IN LAS VEGAS

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Las Vegas (Aug. 27, 2015) – The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame has confirmed that it will appear and have a booth at the Las Vegas Convention Center for the second annual Box Fan Expo that will take place Saturday Sept. 12, 2015. The Boxing Expo will coincide with the Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto championship fight, which will take ... Read More »

Team Mosley fires back to the WBC “You need to look at the facts before you comment”

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Shane Mosley and His VP of Operations Trista Pisani are extremely disappointed with the recent comments made by WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman. Yesterday the WBC distributed a press release stating that, “The World Boxing Council expresses complete rejection concerning the embarrassing fight simulation between Shane Mosley and Ricardo Mayorga at their press conference yesterday.” This statement was released in regards ... Read More »

FLOYD “MONEY” MAYWEATHER LAS VEGAS WORKOUT QUOTES

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LAS VEGAS – (Aug. 27, 2015) – Floyd “Money” Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs) opened up the Mayweather Boxing Club on Wednesday for his last media day ever as he prepares for the last fight of a celebrated 19-year career. He will defend his WBC and WBA Welterweight World Championships against power-punching, two-time welterweight world champion Andre Berto (30-3, 23 KOs) ... Read More »

Campillo and Cuello Training in Paradise

Two Madrid-based fighters have traveled to a newly established 340 Boxing/Sampson Boxing training camp in the island paradise of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, to prepare for their upcoming fights. Sampson Boxing’s own former light heavyweight world champion and IBF #13-rated Gabriel “El Chico Guapo” Campillo (25-7-1, 12 KOs) and WBC #11-rated Luciano Leonel “El Principito” Cuello (35 3, 17 ... Read More »

Solid supporting fights added to M-1 Challenge 61 Grecicho vs. Idrisov, Esenbaev vs. Ismagulov

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (August 27, 2015) – Two potentially explosive fights have been added to the M-1 Challenge 61:Battle of Narts event, headlined by M-1 Challenge heavyweight champion Marcin Tybura ((12-1, 3 KO/TKO, 5 SUB) defending his title against Ante “The Walking Trouble” Delija (14-2-0, 5 KO/TKO, 7 SUB), September 19 in Ingushetia, Russia In another previously announced M-1 Challenge ... Read More »

Gray: “Austin, you have a problem!”

WORCESTER, Mass. (Aug. 27th, 2015) – Austin, Tex., junior middleweight Kenton Sippio-Cook thinks Khiary Gray should’ve done his homework before agreeing to fight him Friday, Sept. 18th, 2015 at Twin River Casino. “Somebody in Khiary’s team either got lazy with their work in finding an opponent, or really just doesn’t care about Khiary,” Sippio-Cook said. “It’s as simple as that.” ... Read More »

Don King ShoBox Final Presser Quotes & Photos

Joey “Tank” Dawejko: I fought a few weeks ago and knocked the guy out in thirty-one seconds. I am looking forward to this fight and I respect all the guys on this card but I feel this is my show even though I am the opener on ShoBox, I am taking the show – I am ready to go. Decarlo ... Read More »

“BEKMAN” SOYLYBAEV READY TO SHINE TONIGHT IN LOS ANGELES!!

Los Angeles, CA (August 27, 2015) Tonight, Thursday, August 27, standout super featherweight prospect “Bekman” Soylybaev, 5-0 (3KO’s) prepares to shine in a six round clash against Mexican veteran Jose Luis “Tapita” Araiza, 31-13-1 (22KO’s) at the The Hangar at the Orange County Fair and Events Center in Costa Mesa, California. This past week the native of Almaty, Kazakhstan, finished ... Read More »

Antonio DuBose to rematch Jesus Lule to headline on Saturday, September 19 at Harrahs Philadelphia

Chester, PA (August 27, 2015)–On Saturday night, September 19, boxing returns to Harrahs Philadelphia with a terrific card promoted by King’s Promotions. In the main event, it will be a 6-round rematch of Super Lightweights when Antonio DuBose battles Jesus Lule. DuBose and Lule fought to a 4-round draw on June 27 in Bethlehem, PA. Dubose, 27 years-old of Philadelphia ... Read More »

GCP Signs Former Champion Kendall Holt to a Promotional Contract

Greg Cohen of Greg Cohen Promotions proudly announces the signing of WBO Junior Welterweight Champion Kendall “Rated R” Holt to a promotional contract. Holt (28-6, 16 KOs), from Paterson, New Jersey, hasn’t been in the ring in over two years, but is eager to get back in the swing of things and take on the world’s top welterweights. “I’m excited ... Read More »

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN: Undefeated World Champion Leo Santa Cruz vs. Former Three-Division World Champion Abner Mares

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Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN (PBC on ESPN) presented by Corona Extra will feature live coverage on ESPN, ESPN Deportes and WatchESPN on Saturday, August 29 at 10 p.m. ET from Los Angeles’ STAPLES Center of a 12-round featherweight bout between Southern California-based superstars: undefeated Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (30-0-1, 17 KOs) and former three-division world champion Abner Mares ... Read More »

Jonathan Maicelo sees another title opportunity with win over Bennett this Friday in Washington, DC

Washington, DC (August 26, 2015) This Friday night, August 28 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in the nation’s capital of Washington, DC, King’s Promotions will present a spectacular night of boxing that will feature some of the best talent in the United States. In the main event, Brandon Bennett (19-1, 8 KO’s) will square off with former world ... Read More »

COMBATE AMERICAS AND NBC UNIVERSO KICK OFF ALL-NEW MMA FIGHT SERIES “ROAD TO THE CHAMPIONSHIP” LIVE ON THUR., SEPT. 17 FROM LAS VEGAS

NEW YORK – August 26, 2015 – Combate Americas, the first-ever U.S. Hispanic Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports franchise founded by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) co-creator Campbell McLaren, and NBC UNIVERSO, the modern sports and entertainment cable channel for Latinos, today announced the kick-off of “Road To The Championship,” an all-new, multi-year MMA fight series that will air live on ... Read More »

Chilemba and Barrera Both Accept Light Heavyweight Eliminator Bout

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otowa, NJ: Last week Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (24-2-2, 10 KOs) had the very rare privilege of choosing between two mandatory offers: one from the WBC and the other from the IBF. The 28-year old from Malawi opted to take the offer from the WBC. Shortly thereafter, the IBF extended the mandatory fight offer to Main Events’ stablemate Sullivan Barrera ... Read More »

Inaugural Team Tarver Back-To- School drive a major hit last week in Tampa

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TAMPA (August 26, 2015) — The inaugural Team Tarver Back-To-School-Drive was a major hit last week at Layla’s House (www.LaylasHouse.com) in Tampa, Florida. Five-time world champion and world heavyweight contender, Antonio “The Magic Man” Tarver (31-6-1, 22 KOs), his son, unbeaten junior middleweight prospect Antonio Tarver, Jr. (3-0, 2 KOs), and some other Team Tarver members distributed school supplies last ... Read More »

Danny Roman Ranked as No. 15 Super Bantamweight by WBA

ORANGE, Calif. (Aug. 25, 2015) – Danny Roman (16-2-1, 5 KOs), the current NABA Super Bantamweight Champion, has joined an elite group of boxers. The World Boxing Association has ranked Roman as its number fifteenth challenger. The ranking comes just weeks after Roman won his current title against veteran Daniel Noriega in July. “I was at the gym working out ... Read More »