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Wilder not a threat to Stiverne Champ plans to teach ‘little kid’ a lesson

LAS VEGAS (July 15, 2014) – Long before World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight champion Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne (24-1, 21 KOs) knocked out Chris Arreola (35-4) this past May to claim the coveted title belt vacated by retired Vitali Klitschko, Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder (31-0, 31 KOs) started talking smack about Stiverne and he hasn’t let up as the ... Read More »

Arreola has elbow surgery

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Heavyweight contender Chris Arreola had successful surgery on his left elbow according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. “The doctor said he couldn’t believe that Chris has been fighting all these years with it,” said Arreola’s trainer Henry Ramirez, who was at Kerlan-Jobe Surgery Center with Arreola, who was waiting to be released. “He always favored the arm and this camp ... Read More »

WBC World Heavyweight Championship is ESPN’s Highest-Rated Boxing Telecast Since 2003

ESPN’s live telecast of the Saturday, May 10, World Boxing Council (WBC) World Heavyweight Championship fight between Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne (24-1-1, 21 KOs) and Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (36-4, 31 KOs) delivered a 0.8 overnight rating according to Nielsen, making it the highest-rated fight on any ESPN network since 2003 (Monte Barrett vs. Eric Kirkland delivered a 1.3 overnight ... 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 »

FOLLOW STIVERNE-ARREOLA II LIVE

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Follow the action as it happens when Bermane Stiverne and Chris Arreola vie for the WBC Heavyweight title in a rematch. The action begins at 8pm ET / 5 PM PT with an intriguing Jr. Welterweight bout between undefeated Amir Imam and Yordenis Ugas. 12 ROUNDS–WBC HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE–BERMANE STIVERNE (23-1, 20 KO’S) VS CHRIS ARREOLA (36-3, 31 KO’S) Round 1 ... Read More »

STIVERNE – ARREOLA FIGHT NIGHT NOTES

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–First Professional Boxing Event held on the campus of the University of Southern California. –Event is being telecast LIVE by ESPN, (8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT) to over 98 million homes as well as over 140 countries world wide. –Chris Arreola is attempting to become the first Mexican Heavyweight World Champion while Bermane Stiverne is aiming for the ... Read More »

STIVERNE VS. ARREOLA WEIGH-IN RESULTS

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LOS ANGELES, CA (May 9, 2014) A massive crowd of media and boxing fans crowded into the Grand Ballroom at the Radisson Hotel Los Angeles at USC for the Official Public Weigh-In for “FIGHT FOR PEACE – HEAVYWEIGHT HISTORY” headlined by Saturday’s World Boxing Council Heavyweight Championship between top rated heavyweights BERMANE “B. Ware” STIVERNE and CHRIS “The Nightmare” ARREOLA ... Read More »

ESPN’s WBC World Heavyweight Championship Fight Coverage: Bermane Stiverne vs. Chris Arreola Live on ESPN, ESPN Deportes on Saturday, May 10

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ESPN’s coverage surrounding ESPN and ESPN Deportes’ telecasts of the Saturday, May 10, 12-round World Boxing Council (WBC) World Heavyweight Championship fight between top-rated contenders Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne (23-1-1, 20 KOs) and Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (36-3, 31 KOs) will include the Thursday, May 8, press conference and the Friday, May 9 weigh-in, both live on ESPN3. ESPN blow-by-blow ... Read More »

Former Super Lightweight Title Challenger Cayo to Meet García at Historic Hialeah Park Race Track on Special Thursday Edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights and Noche de Combates

The special Thursday, May 1, edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra and ESPN Deportes’ Noche de Combates presentado por Corona Extra will feature former Super Lightweight title challenger Victor Manuel “Mermelada” Cayo (32-4, 22 KOs) and Roberto “La Amenaza” García (34-3, 22 KOs) in the 10-round Welterweight main event. New PictureThursday’s show, which will take place ... Read More »

Stiverne vs. Arreola Media Conference Call Transcript

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Bernie Bahrmasel: Welcome, and thanks to the media from around the globe for joining us on this international media conference call for Fight for Peace: Heavyweight History, featuring the World Boxing Council heavyweight championship between the two top-rated contenders, Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne, and Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola set for Saturday, May 10th at the USC Galen Center on the ... Read More »

Two World Heavyweight Championship Fights in Two Weeks Live Exclusively on ESPN, ESPN Deportes

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ESPN and ESPN Deportes will televise two World Heavyweight Championship fights within two weeks, Wladimir Klitschko (61-3, 52 KOs) vs. Alex Leapai (30-4-3, 24 KOs) on Saturday, April 26 from the König-Pilsener-Arena in Oberhausen, Germany, and, as previously announced, Bermane Stiverne (23-1-1, 20 KOs) vs. Chris Arreola (36-3, 31 KOs) on Saturday, May 10 from the USC Galen Center in ... Read More »

TICKET ALERT WBC HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BERMANE STIVERNE VS. CHRIS ARREOLA FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 10:00 A.M PT

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Los Angeles, California (March 27, 2014) Tickets for “FIGHT FOR PEACE HEAVYWEIGHT HISTORY”, The World Boxing Council Heavyweight Championship set for Saturday, May 10 at the Galen Center on the campus of the University of Southern California will go on sale Tomorrow, Friday March 28 at 10:00 a.m. PT. Priced at $300, $200, $100, $50 and $25 (plus applicable fees), ... Read More »

BERMANE STIVERNE VS. CHRIS ARREOLA WBC HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP “FIGHT FOR PEACE — HEAVYWEIGHT HISTORY” SATURDAY, MAY 10 — LIVE ON ESPN — USC GALEN CENTER

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Sherman Oaks, California (March 24, 2014) “FIGHT FOR PEACE” the highly anticipated World Boxing Council Heavyweight Championship of the World and rematch between top-rated world contenders, Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne and Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola will take place on SATURDAY, MAY 10 from the USC Galen Center in Downtown Los Angeles and telecast LIVE on ESPN and ESPN Deportes and ... Read More »

House that Don built World Heavyweight Contender Bermane ‘B.Ware’ Stiverne

OTTAWA, Canada (January 19, 2014) – The impending World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight championship fight to determine the successor of recently retired Vitali Klitschko, matching the WBC’s top two contenders, respectively, WBC Silver champion Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne (23-1, 20 KOs) against Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (36-3, 31 KOs), is extra special for Stiverne’s veteran head trainer, Don House. “First,” ... Read More »

Stiverne & Arreola to rematch for vacant WBC Heavyweight title

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, Bermane Stiverne will meet Chris Arreola for the WBC Heavyweight title that was vacated by Vitali Klitschko earlier this week. Stiverne already scored a unanimous decision over Arreola on April 27. “Here we are. We got the order from the WBC to fight Arreola for the vacant title. It’s a fight we will happily ... Read More »

JERMALL CHARLO VS. JOSEPH DE LOS SANTOS, JOSEPH DIAZ JR. VS. CARLOS RODRIGUEZ, ERROL SPENCE JR. VS. NOE BOLANOS ADDED TO DEC. 13 GOLDEN BOY LIVE! FOX SPORTS 1 AND FOX DEPORTES BROADCAST

INDIO, CALIF. (Dec. 4) – The final Golden Boy Live! event of 2013 on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes will be one to remember, as a trio of spectacular matchups have been added to the televised portion of the Friday, Dec. 13 card at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. Already featuring “Riverside Rocky” Josesito Lopez against “Mighty” ... Read More »

Arreola destroys Mitchell in one

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Chris Arreola got back in the Heavyweight picture with a first round destruction of Seth Mitchell in a scheduled twelve round bout at the Fantasy Springs Resort in Indio, California. Mitchell came out throwing hard shots but got caught with a left hook that hurt him that him hanging on. Arreola laded a hard flurry of punches that sent Mitchell ... Read More »

QUOTES FROM CHRIS ARREOLA VS. SETH MITCHELL AND UNDERCARD FIGHTERS MEDIA WORKOUT

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INDIO, Calif. (Sept. 5, 2013) – Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (35-3, 30 KO’s) and Seth “Mayhem” Mitchell (26-1-1, 19 KO’s) along with Rafael Marquez (41-8, 37 KO’s), Efrain Esquivias (16-2-1, 9 KO’s), Angel Osuna and Ryan Caballero participated in a media workout at the Boys and Girls Boxing Club just two days before their respective bouts this Saturday, Sept. 7, ... Read More »

FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES: CHRIS ARREOLA & SETH MITCHELL, RAFAEL MARQUEZ & EFRAIN ESQUIVIAS FROM EL PASEO INN RESTAURANT IN LOS ANGELES

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LOS ANGELES (Sept. 5, 2013) – Chris Arreola (35-3, 30 KO’s), of Riverside, Calif. and Seth Mitchell (26-1-1, 19 KO’s), of Brandywine, Md., got into a heated verbal exchange during Wednesday’s final press conference for their 12-round heavyweight showdown for the WBC Silver Championship this Saturday, Sept. 7, on SHOWTIME BOXING: Special Edition live on SHOWTIME® immediately following ALL ACCESS: ... Read More »

UNDEFEATED FEATHERWEIGHT CONTENDER RONNY RIOS RETURNS TO FANTASY SPRINGS ON SEPTEMBER 7 TO FACE MEXICAN KO ARTIST JOSE BERANZA ON THE UNDERCARD OF TOP HEAVYWEIGHT CONTENDERS SETH MITCHELL VS. CHRIS ARREOLA

INDIO, Calif., Sept. 4 – With a perfect 21-0 record, Santa Ana’s Ronny Rios is on the fast track to a world featherweight title shot. On Saturday, Sept. 7, he will perform in front of his Southern California faithful at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. in the lead undercard bout before SHOWTIME® takes to the airwaves with a ... Read More »

SETH MITCHELL & CHRIS ARREOLA DISCUSS “MUST-WIN” HEAVYWEIGHT SHOWDOWN THIS SATURDAY, SEPT. 7 FROM FANTASY SPRING RESORT CASINO IN INDIO, CALIF. LIVE ON SHOWTIME®

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NEW YORK (Sept. 3, 2013) – Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola calls it a “must-win” and may retire if he loses. Seth “Mayhem” Mitchell calls it “do-or-die” and a “crossroads fight for both of us.” This Saturday, Sept. 7, former world title challenger Arreola (35-3, 30 KO’s), of Riverside, Calif., meets former college football star Mitchell (26-1-1, 19 KO’s), of Brandywine, ... Read More »

WBC INTERIM SUPER LIGHTWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION LUCAS “THE MACHINE” MATTHYSSE TO MEET & GREET FANS ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 AT MITCHELL VS. ARREOLA AT FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO

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INDIO, CALIF. (August 30, 2013) – WBC Interim Super Lightweight World Champion Lucas “The Machine” Matthysse, a 30-year-old banger with thunder in his fists will greet fans at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. prior to the September 7 SHOWTIME®fights featuring a 12-round clash of heavyweight contenders between Seth “Mayhem” Mitchell (26-1-1, 19 KO’s) and Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola ... Read More »

SHOWTIME BOXING: SPECIAL EDITION MOVED TO SATURDAY, SEPT. 7 AT FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO

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INDIO, Calif. (Aug. 13, 2013) – Golden Boy Promotions is pleased to announce that the SHOWTIME®doubleheader will now take Saturday, Sept. 7, making it a boxing fans’ weekend at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. The event was originally slated for Friday, Sept. 6. The telecast features a 12-round clash of heavyweight contenders between Seth “Mayhem” Mitchell (26-1-1, 19 ... Read More »

Arreola to take on Mitchell on September 6th

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Former world Heavyweight title challenger Chris Arreola will take on Seth Mitchell on September 6th in Indio, California on Showtime. “We got the fight done. It’s all set,” said Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer. “Arreola and Mitchell, it’s a crossroads fight for both guys. They know it’s do or die. That’s what makes it so interesting.” “I could definitely see ... Read More »

Stiverne decisons Arreola; Gets shot at Klitschko

Bermane Stiverne scored a twelve round unanimous decision over former world title challenger Chris Arreola in a WBC Heavyweight elimination bout at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California. Stiverne was more active and landed some good shots throughout the bout. He dropped Arreola at the end of round round three from a hard right to the head. Each ... Read More »

WORKING HARD TOWARD HEAVYWEIGHT HISTORY

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Sherman Oaks, CA (March 26, 2013) – “I’ve been working on my usual aggressive power punching style and focusing on waist and head movement. It has been a year since I have last fought and I am feeling anxious to get back into the ring and shine on HBO,” said the WBC’s #1 world ranked heavyweight, Chris Arreola. “I’m ready ... Read More »

ARREOLA VS. STIVERNE WBC WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP ELIMINATION BOUT

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Sherman Oaks, CA (March 14) – The beat goes on. Riverside’s Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (35-2, 30 KOs) will fight Bermane Stiverne (22-1-1, 20 KOs) of Las Vegas on Saturday, April 27 at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California said Dan Goossen, president of Goossen Tutor Promotions. Arreola and Stiverne, the WBC #1 and #2 world rated heavyweights, ... Read More »

Arreola – Stiverne rescheduled for April 27

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com the multi-time WBC Heavyweight title eliminator bout between Chris Arreola and Bermane Stiverne will e re-scheduled for April 27 at a site to be determined most likely in California. The was due to take place this Saturday but Arreola fell ill. “He’s not back in training yet but he’s feeling better,” said Arreola’s promoter ... Read More »