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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 »

SALGADO-MENDEZ MOVES TO MAIN EVENT IBF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TO HEADLINE AT THE HANGAR ON MARCH 9

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Sherman Oaks, CA (March 1) – The Heavyweight elimination bout scheduled for March 9 between Chris Arreola and Bermane Stiverne has been postponed. The match up will be rescheduled to a later date due to a bronchial infection sustained by Chris Arreola. The co-featured bout scheduled for that same night, as well as the remaining undercard bouts, will continue as ... Read More »

CHAMBERS OFFERS TO STEP IN TO FIGHT STIVERNE ON MARCH 9th

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In the wake of Cristobal Arreola’s withdrawl from the March 9th HBO show, Eddie Chambers (36-3, 18 KO’s) has offered to step up to fight Bermane Stiverne (22-1-1, 20 KO’s). Chambers has been in the gym and says he is ready to take Stiverne on. Eddie Chambers said, “I am always in the gym. I was training anyway. It would ... Read More »

Arreola sick; fight with Stiverne postponed

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, The March 9th WBC elimination bout between Chris Arreola and Bermane Stiverne has been postponed due to Arreola contracting Bronchitis. “He got sick over the weekend,” said Arreola’s promoter Dan Goossen of Arreola. “We were hoping for a quick recovery but it just didn’t happen. He’s still out of commission and hasn’t gotten any ... Read More »

TOMORROW FOR THE WBC HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP ELIMINATION BOUT BETWEEN CHRIS ARREOLA AND BERMAINE STEVERNE ON SATURDAY, MARCH 9 AT THE HANGAR AT THE OC FAIR & EVENT CENTER IN COSTA MESA

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LOS ANGELES (Jan. 24) – Riverside’s Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (35-2, 30 KOs) the WBC #1 world contender takes on the heavy-hitting WBC #2 world contender, Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne (22-1-1, 20 KOs) in a heavyweight battle with the winner guaranteed to fight for the WBC Heavyweight World Championship in his next bout. Both Arreola and Stiverne will look to ... Read More »

ARREOLA vs. STIVERNE WBC HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE ELIMINATION

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LOS ANGELES (Jan. 22) – On Saturday, March 9, Riverside’s Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (35-2, 30 KOs) takes on the heavy-hitting Haitian Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne (22-1-1, 20 KOs) in a heavyweight battle with the winner guaranteed to fight for the WBC Heavyweight World Championship in his next bout. Both Arreola and Stiverne will look to put their power on ... Read More »

SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP WARD VS. PAVLIK HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD TITLE ELIMINATION ARREOLA vs. STIVERNE SATURDAY, JANUARY 26, 2013 GALEN CENTER AT USC LOS ANGELES, CA

LOS ANGELES (Nov. 27) – On Saturday, January 26, World Champion Andre “S.O.G.” Ward (26-0, 14 KO’s) of Oakland, CA takes on Kelly “The Ghost” Pavlik (40-2, 34 KOs) of Youngstown, Ohio in what promises to be a thrilling WBA and WBC Super Middleweight World Championship Bout. This event will be the first boxing event at the Galen Center at ... Read More »

Don King Wins Arreola – Stiverne WBC Eliminator purse bid

Don King Productions bid a whopping $1.1 million to secure the rights to promote the WBC Title elmination bout between Chris Arreola and Bermane Stiverne. King, Stiverne’s promoter, blew away the other bidders. Dan Goossen, Arreola’s promoter, offered $550,000; Golden Boy Promotions, which had designs on adding the fight to its Nov. 10 card at the Staples Center in Los ... Read More »

SHOWTIME SPORTS® MOVES AHEAD WITH DOUBLEHEADER ON JUNE 23 AFTER INJURY FORCES CHRIS ARREOLA TO WITHDRAW FROM FIGHT WITH MIKE MOLLO

NEW YORK (June 15, 2012) – An injury has forced heavyweight Chris Arreola to withdraw from his scheduled June 23 fight against Mike Mollo, which was slated to open the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast on SHOWTIME®. The premium network will move ahead with a doubleheader featuring two 12-round fights. In the main event, former World Champion “Vicious” Victor Ortiz (29-3-2, ... Read More »

Williams brings silence, Cloud brings controversy, Arreola brings violence

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Tex. – Paul “The Punisher” Williams burst on the scene years ago as a gangly, volume-punching giant whom no manager wished to match his fighter against. That made him entertaining. He is the same man today. But no one is entertained by it any longer. In the main event of Saturday’s “Triple Threat” card from American Bank Center ... Read More »

FOLLOW WILLIAMS – ISHIDA LIVE!!

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Follow all the action LIVE from Corpus Christie, Texas when former two division champion Paul Williams takes on former champion Nobohiro Ishida. The card will feature the IBF Light Heavyweight championship bout between Tavoris Cloud and Gabriel Campillo plus bouts involving heavyweight contenders Chris Arreola and Malik Scott. The action begins at 8pm eastern/7pm in Texas 12 ROUNDS SUPER WELTERWEIGHTS–PAUL ... Read More »

Williams, Cloud and Arreola lead a spirited “Triple Threat” weigh-in

CORPUS CHRISTI, Tex. – The banner behind the scale on the hastily erected stage read “Three of boxing’s biggest threats, seeking world supremacy.” Far as promotional taglines go, it wasn’t a most-ridiculous claim, though of course it was exaggerated. California heavyweight Chris Arreola then took the stage, and the force of his mass, or personality, made the centerpiece banner fall. ... Read More »

Arreola to battle Eric Molina in February 18th

Dan Rafael of espn.com is reporting that former world Heavyweight title challenger Chris Arreola will be in action on February 18th against once-beaten Eric Molina in Corpus Christie, Texas. The bout will be part of a card that will feature Paul Williams battling Nobuhiro Ishida and IBF Light Heavyweight champion Tavoris Cloud taking on Gabriel Campillo. “We’ve come to an ... Read More »

Liakhovich sets Chambers story straight Calls out Arreola

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona (January 18, 2012) – Former world heavyweight champion Sergei “The White Wolf” Liakhovich is not fighting this Saturday because his scheduled opponent, “Fast” Eddie Chambers, failed in a timely fashion to notify Team Liakhovich that he was pulling out of their fight due to broken ribs, which resulted in the cancellation of their fight as well as insufficient ... Read More »

VIDEO: DAN GOOSSEN

Promoter Dan Goossen talks about the October 29 showdown between Andre Ward and Carl Froch plus updates Eddie Chambers, Tony Thompson and Chris Arreola Read More »

VIDEO: CHRIS ARREOLA

Heavyweight contender Chris Arreola talks to 15rounds.com/gfl.tv Marc Abrams about his win over Friday Ahunanya Read More »

Arreola to meet Ahunanya on Williams – Lara undercard in Atlantic City

Heavyweight contender Chris Arreola will take on Friday Ahunanya on July 9th in Atlantic City as part if the Paul Williams – Erislandy Lara Jr. Middleweight bout according to Dan Rafael of espn.com The Williams – Lara and Akifumi Shimoda – Rico Ramos Jr. Featherweight title bout is scheduled for the HBO Broadcast while the network will air highlights of ... Read More »

Arreola Rolls on in Reno

RENO, NEVADA – Crowd-pleasing heavyweight Cristobal Arreola continued his climb back near the top of the division with a one-sided seventh-round stoppage of former fringe contender Kendrick Releford at the Reno Events Center on Friday night. Arreola (32-2, 28 KOs) of Riverside, California did not exactly come out guns blazing, but controlled Releford (22-15-2, 10 KOs) of Fort Worth, Texas ... Read More »