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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 »

Arreola back quick; to take on Releford on May 27 on ESPN 2

Los Angeles, CA (May 16, 2011) – Southern California heavyweight star Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (31-2, 27 KOs) will make a quick return to the ring when he faces 28-year-old Kendrick “The Apostle” Releford (22-14-2, 10 KOs) of Fort Worth, Texas, in a 10-round main event on Friday, May 27, at the world-class 6,000-seat Reno Events Center operated by the ... Read More »

The Andre Ward Show Rolls on to the Finals

CARSON, CALIFORNIA–In the first Super Six World Boxing Classic semi-final, tournament favorite Andre Ward continued his unbeaten run through the competition with a decisive twelve-round decision over Arthur Abraham at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California on Saturday night. Abraham (32-3, 26 KOs) of Berlin, Germany by way of Yerevan, Armenia did have his moments in the early going. ... Read More »

Q & A with Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola

With more and more of the top Heavyweights coming from Europe one man looking to snap that dominance and bring back the Heavyweight title to America is Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola. The 30 year old Californian currently sports a 30-2(26) ledger, he fights on the undercard of Andre Ward-V-Arthur Abraham at the Home Depot, Carson, Ca on the 14 May ... Read More »

Arreola stops Abell in One

Former world Heavyweight title challenger, Chris Arreola stopped Joey Abell in round one of a scheduled ten round Heavyweight bout of knockout artists at the Pechanga Resort in Temecula, California. Abell had a little success early as he landed a couple of decent left hands. Arreola then landed a huge right that rocked Abell on the ropes. Arreola then landed ... Read More »

Nightmarish Start Planned for 2011

Heavyweight contender Chris Arreola will headline in season debut of ESPN2 Friday Night Fights, which takes place January 7th, his trainer Henry Ramirez told 15rounds.com Thursday. Doctors recently signed off on the hands that he injured in his last bout against Manuel Quezada, which will allow him enough time to train and get ready for the January bout. Arreola (29-2, ... Read More »

Last ten-plus months have been a “Nightmare” for Arreola

When the sun arose on the morning of September 26, 2009, Cristobal “Nightmare” Arreola was an undefeated prospect, sporting an unblemished record of 27-0, and about to fight for a world heavyweight title against Vitali Klitschko. He was continually built up by and showcased on HBO and was arguably the best American-born heavyweight. By the time the clock struck midnight ... Read More »

Arreola decisions Quezada

Chris Arreola scored a twelve round unanimous decision over Manuel Quezada in a Heavyweight bout at the Citizens Business Bank Business Arena in Ontario, California. Arreola was very busy over most of the fight seemed a bit slow as he came in at 256 pounds. His size and strength plus the volume was too much for Quezada who was very ... Read More »

NOTES & QUOTES FROM ADAMEK-GRANT PRESS CONFERENCE

On August 21, the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey will play host to “The Big Challenge” fight card, presented by Main Events, Ziggy Promotions and X-Cel Worldwide. The main event will feature North Jersey’s adopted son, Tomasz “Goral” Adamek, against “Big” Michael Grant. Adamek (41-1, 27 KO), who is coming off an impressive majority decision victory against heavyweight contender ... Read More »