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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 »

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 »

SHOWTIME PPV®, MAYWEATHER PROMOTIONS & GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS BREAK WITH TRADITION; SET EARLIER START TIME FOR “MAYHEM: MAYWEATHER VS. MAIDANA 2”

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NEW YORK (Aug. 26, 2014) – In a move designed to enhance the viewing experience, SHOWTIME Sports®, Mayweather Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions have scheduled the “MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2” pay-per-view event, headlined by the rematch between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana, to start at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT instead of the traditional 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. ... Read More »

Return of the Saint: Groves vs. Rebrasse – television and undercard announcement

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On September 20, ‘’Saint’’ George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs) returns in a final eliminator for the WBC World Super Middleweight title against European Champion Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 6 KOs). Team Sauerland is pleased to announce that the ‘’Return of the Saint’’ will be available to watch live on Sky Sports in association with Matchroom Boxing. ‘’I am thrilled to be ... Read More »

WBA world champion Jürgen Brähmer’s thinks about mega-clash with Brit Carl Froch

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Hamburg/London 26.08.2014 – WBA world champion Jürgen Brähmer can’t wait to get in the ring for the super-duel against the Brit Carl Froch. The current IBF super-middleweight world champion recently announced he is only interested in a really big fight – now Jürgen Brähmer, a famous name on the boxing scene known around the world, is challenging the Brit to ... Read More »

Chris Gilbert to headline 13th annual Pro-Am ‘Fight To Educate’ Sept. 18 in Manchester, NH

MANCHESTER, N.H. (August 25, 2014) — Junior middleweight knockout artist Chris Giilbert (11-1, 9 KOs) will headline the 13th annual Fight To Educate (FTE) Pro-Am boxing event, Thursday night, September 18 at Verizon Wireless Center in Manchester, New Hampshire. Fight To Educate, presented in part this year by Matrix Aerospace, is a unique charity event that combines a love of ... Read More »

The “Four Horsemen” of San Antonio boxing ride on Saturday, August 30th

This Saturday night, August 30th, from Nelson Wolff Municipal Stadium in San Antonio, Texas, four of the Alamo City’s brightest and most promising prospects will take center stage on TMB Entertainment and Triple A Promotions’ “Battle at the Ballpark”. Javier “The Pitbull” Rodriguez (10-0-1, 1 KO) – This hard working, 20 year old prizefighter is quickly becoming one of the ... Read More »

Pacquiao to Defend Title Against Undefeated Champ Algieri

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LAS VEGAS, NV (August 25, 2014) — Boxing’s only eight-division world champion and Fighter of the Decade Congressman MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO will defend his World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight title against New York’s undefeated WBO junior welterweight champion CHRIS ALGIERI, who has a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Management, a Masters Degree in Clinical Nutrition and a Ph.D. ... Read More »

WBO Jr. Welterweight champion — ” CHRIS ALGIERI HITS MACAU”

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Aug. 23, 2014, Macau, China — ” ALGIERI HITS MACAU” — New York’s Undefeated (20-0) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris Algieri (R) and his trainer Tim Lane (L) arrive in Macau, China for the start of their worldwide media tour with superstar Manny Pacquiao. Pacquiao and Algieri , along with their respective trainers Freddie Roach and Tim Lane, promoters Bob ... Read More »

Mike Jones ready to resume his career TONIGHT LIVE on GFL

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Atlantic City, NJ (August 23, 2014)–TONIGHT from Ballys Atlantic City, former world title challenger Mike Jones (26-1, 19 KO’s) returns to the ring after a 26-month layoff when he takes on Jaime Herrera (11-2, 6 KO’s) in a 10-round bout that will headline an 8-bout card to be streamed LIVE on www.gfl.tv for $14.99 The show is promoted by Peltz ... Read More »

ADAM ETCHES TO FACE SAMIR SANTOS BARBOSA FOR THE IBF INTERNATIONAL TITLE AT PONDS FORGE, SHEFFIELD ON SATURDAY 20TH SEPTEMBER

London (23rd August) ADAM ETCHES will get the opportunity to bolster his world ranking and add another title to his collection when he faces Brazil’s tough Samir Santos Barbosa at the Ponds Forge Arena in Sheffield on September 20 on the Hennessy Sports promoted event. The night of championship boxing will be headlined by Kid Galahad, who will be defending ... Read More »

Weights From Chicago

B96 Boxing at the Ballpark Saturday, August 23, 2014 Round 3 Productions U.S. Cellular Field, Home of the Chicago White Sox Doors 6pm CT Donovan George, 167 vs. Dyah Davis, 167.2 IBO Super Middleweight World Title Frankie Scalise, 133 vs. DeWayne Wisdom, 127 Mike Jimenez, 176 vs. Maxell Taylor 184 Fidel Navarette, 126.2 vs. Sergio Montes de Oca, 125 Genaro ... Read More »

Weights from Atlantic City; Jones vs. Herrera LIVE ON GFL

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Mike Jones 147 vs. Jaime Herrera 147.5 Jamaal Davis 158.3 vs. Thomas LaManna 158.5 Gilbert Alex Sanchez 154 vs. Ismael Garcia 155.5 Grashino Yancy 133 vs. Carlos Rosario 131 Anthony Caramanno 122 vs. Marquise Pierce 124 Omar Curry 135.5 vs. Marvin Johnson 139 Randy Easton 222.5 vs. Joe Cusumano 225 Nick Valliere 154.5 vs. Greg Thomas 155 Venue: Bally’s Atlantic ... Read More »

BERNARD HOPKINS VS. SERGEY KOVALEV CONFIRMED TO TAKE PLACE AT BOARDWALK HALL IN ATLANTIC CITY, NJ ON SATURDAY, NOV. 8 LIVE ON HBO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®

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Atlantic City, NJ (Aug. 22) – Since the August 4th official announcement of the Bernard “The Alien” Hopkins vs. Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev light heavyweight title unification fight, the boxing world has been waiting and wondering when and where the two will meet and put their respective titles on the line. The wait is over as Golden Boy Promotions and Main ... Read More »

DIBELLA ENTERTAINMENT & NEW LEGEND BOXING ANNOUNCE OFFICIAL SIGNING OF UNDEFEATED PROSPECT ALANTEZ FOX TO EXCLUSIVE CO-PROMOTIONAL CONTRACT

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New York, NY (8/22/14) – DiBella Entertainment (DBE) has announced the signing of undefeated junior middleweight prospect Alantez Fox to an exclusive co-promotional agreement with New Legend Boxing. At 6’5″, Fox is a tall, slick boxer who literally stands head and shoulders above most of his 154lb. contemporaries. Having already built his record to 12-0-1 (4 KOs) with exceptional physical ... Read More »

2nd Installment of Tuesday Night Fights to take place on September 16 at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia

Philadelphia (August 22, 2014)–After successful inaugural show, Tuesday Night Fights is back for the 2nd installment on Tuesday, September 16 at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia. The show, which is promoted by Joe Hand Promotions and D and D Management is a pro-am show that will feature some of the best talent in the Philadelphia region. Headlining the professional ... Read More »

MIKE TYSON PRESENTS BIG TEXAS THROWDOWN!! September 26, Mesquite TX

Dallas, TX (August 22, 2014) Boxing Legend MIKE TYSON and Iron Mike Productions, in association with Mario Davila Media and Big Card Promotions present “Big Texas Throwdown” on Friday, September 26 at the Mesquite Arena in Mesquite, Texas. Advance tickets for “Big Texas Throwdown”, priced at $250, $100, $75 and $50 will go on sale TODAY!! through Ticketmaster, (www.Ticketmaster.com, phone ... Read More »

Undefeated lightweight contender Ivan Redkach Now trained by Robert Garcia

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LOS ANGELES (August 21), 2014 – Undefeated United States Boxing Association (USBA) lightweight champion Ivan “The Terrible” Redkach (17-0, 13 KOs) has changed head trainers, adding former world champion and 2011 Trainer of the Year Robert Garcia to his corner. The 28-year-old Redkach, who won 260 of 300 amateur matches and represented his native Ukraine at the 2008 Olympics in ... Read More »

WEIGHTS FROM TROUT VS. DAWSON, Temecula, California

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Temecula, CA. (August 21, 2014) – Former world champion AUSTIN “No Doubt” TROUT (26-2,14 KO’s) returns to battle against two-time world title challenger DANIEL “The Rock” DAWSON (40-3-1, 26 KO’s) in the main event on ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra™ from the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California on Friday, August 22nd. The Trout-Dawson fight will ... Read More »