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Bellew looking to even the score against Cleverly this Saturday on AWE

HBO Boxing After Dark Weigh-In: Adonis Stevenson vs Tony Bellew

San Diego, CA – November 21, 2014 – On Saturday afternoon, November 22, one of the biggest days in boxing will take place as an eagerly anticipated rematch between former Light Heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly (28-1, 14 KO’s) and former two-time championship challenger Tony Bellew (22-2-1, 14 KO’s) airs exclusively and live on AWE. The 12-round Cruiserweight World Title eliminator ... Read More »

Undefeated Lightweight Sultahn Staton to take on Ramon Ellis this Saturday night at the Valley Forge Casino Resort

VALLEY FORGE, PA (November 21, 2014)–Tomorrow night at the Valley Forge Casino Resort, undefeated Lightweight Sultahn Staton will take on veteran Ramon Ellis as part of a big card promoted by Kings Promotions. In the main event, Dennis Hasson (16-1, 6 KO’s) will take on Taneal Goyco (6-8-1, 3 KO’s) in a battle of Philadelphia based Light Heavyweights. Staton of ... Read More »

BOXING LEGEND PACQUIAO LABELS ALGIERI ‘MOST DANGEROUS OPPONENT OF HIS CAREER’ AHEAD OF THRILLING BOXNATION CLASH THIS WEEKEND

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LONDON (Nov 21) – Boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao believes that Chris Algieri is the most dangerous opponent of his career. The all-action Filipino has shared the ring with some of the biggest names in world boxing including the likes of Oscar De La Hoya and Miguel Cotto but now faces what he thinks is his trickiest test in the unbeaten ... Read More »

MIKE “HOLLYWOOD” JIMENEZ TO HEADLINE FIGHT NIGHT AT THE HORSESHOE HAMMOND

CHICAGO — November 20, 2014 — Hitz Boxing marks a milestone next Saturday, November 29th, when it closes out its fifth year of its partnership with the Horseshoe Hammond. A Chicago staple for more than twenty years, Hitz continues its commitment to local boxing, with a stacked card headlined by Mike “Hollywood” Jimenez (15-0, 10KO) vs. Ghanan knockout artist Sena ... Read More »

THE FINAL WORD — FREDDIE ROACH and TIM LANE TRAINERS MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL Thursday, November 20

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MACAO, CHINA (November 21, 2014) – FREDDIE ROACH and TIM LANE, trainers for undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior welterweight champion CHRIS ALGIERI and Fighter of the Decade Congressman and defending WBO welterweight champion MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO, respectively, hosted an international Media Conference Call on Thursday, from The Venetian Macao. Algieri (20-0, 8 KOs), from Huntington, NY on Long Island, ... Read More »

JI XIAN TO FACE SONG YA DONG AT ONE FC: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS LIGHTWEIGHT CONTENDERS VINCENT LATOEL AND ADRIAN PANG SET TO BATTLE FOUR FEATHERWEIGHTS ALSO SET TO COMPETE IN ONE-NIGHT TOURNAMENT

21 November 2014 – Beijing, China: Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization with a 90% market share, ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), has announced that ONE FC: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS is set to take place at the The Gymnasium of National Olympic Sports Centre in Beijing on 19 December. Top Chinese bantamweights will collide as former pan pacific champion Ji ... Read More »

Fight Network Presents Enfusion 22 LIVE this Sunday, Nov. 23 at 2:30 p.m. ET

TORONTO (Nov. 21, 2014) — Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 television channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, presents the latest installment of the Enfusion Live kickboxing series, as Enfusion 22 emanates from Groningen, Netherlands, headlined by a blockbuster 70 kg world championship showdown pitting legendary former two-time K-1 MAX champion Andy Souwer against top Iranian prospect Ardalan ... Read More »

Weights from “Locked n’ Loaded” Weigh-in Ontario, CA

ORANGE, Calif. (Nov. 20, 2014) – In our last show of the year, Artemio “King” Reyes (22-2, 18 KOs), a power-punching welterweight prospect out of Riverside, Calif., takes on Christopher Degollado (11-3, 9 KOs) of Monterrey, Mex. in the 8-round “Locked n’ Loaded” main event from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. Tickets for “Locked n’ Loaded” are available at ... Read More »

Devaun Lee to battle Obafemi Bakari in battle of unbeaten’s this Friday night at Resorts World New York

QUEENS, NY (November 20, 2014) – This Friday night, November 21 at Resorts World Casino New York City, New Legend Boxing returns with a packed night of boxing that will showcase a 4-round Middleweight bout between DeVaun Lee and Obafemi Bakari. In the main event, Bryant “Pee Wee” Cruz (12-0, 6 KO’s) of Port Chester, New York will risk his ... Read More »

FIGHTOGRAPHY: KEN SHAMROCK NOW LIVE ON UFCFIGHTPASS.com

The latest in UFCFIGHTPASS.com’s well-received Fightography series is now live, and features the legendary UFC Hall of Famer Ken Shamrock. In addition to listing every Shamrock fight currently in the UFC FIGHT PASS library – that’s 20 fights from the UFC, PRIDE and EliteXC spanning 15 years – the collection also features a brand-new, ahem, “no-holds barred” interview with the ... Read More »

JOSE PEDRAZA “I’m ready to fight Rances Barthelemy and bring home the title”

PUERTO RICO (November 20, 2014) – After his dominating performance against Philippine contender Michael Farenas (39-5-4, 31 KOs), Puerto Rican star and IBO super-featherweight champion, Jose “Sniper” Pedraza (19-0, 12 KOs), is elated that he’s become the mandatory challenger to face IBF champion Rances Barthelemy (21-0, 12 KOs). “I’m very excited about my future and I’m very thankful to my ... Read More »

SPIKE TV TO RE-BROADCAST BELLATOR 131 ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21 AT 9:00 ET/PT

Spike TV will re-broadcast the record-setting Bellator 131 event on Friday, November 21 at 9:00pm ET/PT where fans who missed last Saturday’s thrilling fight card could check out firsthand Joe Schilling’s scintillating knockout, Will Brooks’ impressive TKO, and Tito Ortiz’s hard-fought win over his arch nemesis, Stephan Bonnar. Bellator 131 was the most watched fight card in franchise history, and ... Read More »

‘PACQUIAO IS ONE OF THE GREATEST TO HAVE EVER FOUGHT BUT I KNOW WHAT I NEED TO DO TO WIN’ – ROARS UNBEATEN ACE ALGIERI AHEAD OF BOXNATION CLASH

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LONDON (Nov 20) – Unbeaten ace Chris Algieri has hailed Manny Pacquiao as ‘one of the greatest fighters ever’ but says he is ready to upset the boxing legend this weekend. The pair do battle at the Venetian Resort in Macau, live and exclusive on BoxNation, as Filipino hotshot Pacquiao puts his WBO welterweight belt up for grabs against the ... Read More »

First World Title in San Diego in Nearly Ten Years and First Female World Title in the City’s History on Friday, November 21st!

(San Diego) – San Diego’s Bobby D. Presents in association with Zanfer Promotions of Tijuana are ready to present a historic night in “America’s Finest City” this Friday night at the new home for local professional boxing, the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Mission Valley. The main event will feature the first world title in San Diego in nearly ten years ... Read More »

Groves and Douglin come face-to-face at final press conference

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George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs) and Denis Douglin (17-3, 10 KOs) came face-to-face for the first time at today’s press conference ahead of their WBC Silver World Super Middleweight Championship fight on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports Box Office. There is a lot on the line for the ‘Saint’, who risks both his WBC Silver title and WBC mandatory ... Read More »

JONATHAN MAICELO RETURNS TO THE RING THIS FRIDAY IN NEW YORK

NEW YORK (November 20, 2014) – Tomorrow November 21, 2014 at the Resorts World Casino in Queens, New York, Gary Shaw Productions lightweight contender, Jonathan Maicelo (21-1, 12 KOs) returns to the ring to face hard hitting veteran Hector Velasquez (56-23-3, 38 KOs). The 10-round bout promoted by New Legend Boxing Promotions will serve as the main event of the ... Read More »

New opponent for Culcay’s first European title defence on December 6

Jack Culcay (18-1, 10 KOs) will now face Karim Merroudj (13-3-2, 1 KOs) in the first defence of his European Light Middleweight title on December 6 at the EWE Arena in Oldenburg, Germany. Merroudj replaces Ruben Varon who was forced to withdraw having contracted an eye infection. ‘’These things happen in boxing,’’ said Culcay, who claimed the European title with ... Read More »

GCP INKS CO-PROMOTIONAL DEAL WITH STAR OF DAVID AND MULTI-SPORT STAR JARRELL MILLER

reg Cohen of Greg Cohen Promotions (GCP) proudly announces the signing of a co-promotional agreement (with Dmitriy Salita’s Star of David Promotions) of multi combat-sport star and heavyweight boxing KO artist Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller (10-0-1, 9 KOs). 26-year-old Miller, who stands 6 ft. 4 in and weighs in at 260 lbs., is a native of Brooklyn, New York. He ... Read More »

AT 49 YEARS OLD HEAVYWEIGHT CONTENDER BRONCO BILLY WRIGHT LOOKS TO MAKE HISTORY

LAS VEGAS (November 19, 2014) – Looking to make history, 49-year old heavyweight contender “Bronco” Billy Wright (45-4, 36 KOs) has his mind set on becoming the oldest heavyweight champion to ever to win a world title. Currently rated #18 by the WBC, Wright holds the LATIN AMERICAN, FECARBOX titles, and United States (USNBC) Silver title. This Saturday November 22, ... Read More »

Nathan Cleverly seeks his own redemption this Saturday against Bellew

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San Diego, CA – November 18, 2914 – On Saturday afternoon, November 22, one of the biggest days in boxing will take place as an eagerly anticipated rematch between former Light Heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly (28-1, 14 KO’s) and former two-time championship challenger Tony Bellew (22-2-1, 14 KO’s) airs exclusively and live on AWE. The 12-round Cruiserweight World Title eliminator ... Read More »

ON THE COMEBACK TRAIL, RONALD HEARNS TOPS HOLIDAY BOXING BASH UNDERCARD IN CHICAGO, ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12

Comebacking former world title challenger and son of a legend, Ronald “The Chosen One” Hearns (26-5, 20 KOs) will appear in a featured six- to eight-round middleweight bout of Warrior’s Boxing’s mammoth 14-fight “Holiday Boxing Bash” event at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago on Friday, December 12. Also appearing in 10-round showcase bouts that night will be undefeated Hudsonville, Michigan, ... Read More »

Bryant Cruz ready for Engelberto Valenzuela this Friday night at Resorts World Casino New York City in Queens

QUEENS, NY (November 19, 2014) – This Friday night, November 21 at Resorts World Casino New York City, New Legend Boxing returns with a packed night of boxing. In the main event, Bryant “Pee Wee” Cruz (12-0, 6 KO’s) of Port Chester, New York will risk his undefeated record when he takes on Engleberto Valenzuelä (9-3, 3 KO’s) of Mexico ... Read More »

New opponent for German KO star Feigenbutz

German KO star Vincent Feigenbutz (16-1, 15 KOs) will now face the Latvian ‘Viking’ Oleg Fedotovs (18-17, 12 KOs) when he makes his UK debut on November 22 on the undercard of the domestic grudge rematch between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Fedotovs replaces Lorenzo Di Giacomo who ... Read More »

Ring 8 in corner of Chris Algieri

Nov. 18, 2014, Macau, China    --- "ALGIERI GRAND ARRIVAL" ---  New York's undefeated (20-0) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris "Real Rocky" Algieri  (surrounded by the Top Rank Knockouts)  makes his "Grand Arrival" Tuesday night at the Venetian Macao Re

NEW YORK (Nov. 19, 2014) — At last night’s monthly meeting, attended by 85 members, Ring 8 wanted to let Chris Algieri know that they are in his corner for Saturday’s fight against Manny Pacquiao in Macao, China. “We wanted to show our support to Chris and decided to make this sign and send a picture of us to the ... Read More »

Final Pacquiao-Algieri News Conf Streamed Live to U.S. – 8:30 A.M. ET

Nov. 18, 2014, Macau, China    --- "GRAND ARRIVALS" ---   (surrounded by the Top Rank Knockouts)Superstar Manny Pacquiao (ctr L) and New York's undefeated (20-0) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris "Real Rocky" Algieri (R) make their "Grand Arrival" Tuesd

MACAO, CHINA (November 18, 2014) — Fighter of the Decade Congressman MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO, boxing’s only eight-division world champion, and New York’s undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior welterweight champion CHRIS ALGIERI, who has Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Management, a Masters degree in Clinical Nutrition and a Ph.D. in Upsets Inside the Ring, will host their final ... Read More »

A RECORD 1.8 MILLION VIEWERS TUNE IN TO SEE TITO ORTIZ-STEPHAN BONNAR BOUT AT BELLATOR 131 ON SPIKE TV

New York, NY – November 18, 2014 ­ Bellator 131 knocked out the competition on Saturday, November 15 with record ratings for the emerging MMA franchise under new president Scott Coker. The Bellator 131 main event between Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar (11:50pm-12:16am) drew 1.8 million viewers, peaking at 2 million, making it the most-watched and highest­rated MMA fight on ... Read More »