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Campillo Looking for his Next ‘Dance’ Partner

Former world light heavyweight champion Gabriel Campillo (24-6-1, 11 KOs) is looking for his next dance partner. Coming off a career-rejuvenating victory over formerly undefeated Thomas Williams Jr., on August 1, live on ESPN Friday Night Fights at the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Washington, in which he stopped Williams in five rounds, “The Handsome Man,” Campillo next wants to ... Read More »

Campillo defeats Williams on cuts

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Former world champion Gabriel Campillo resurrected his career with a stoppage win over previously undefeated Thomas Williams Jr. due to a cut after round five of theie 12-round Light Heavyweight bout at the Little Creek Resort in Shelton, Washington. Williams was in control of the fight as he landed some solid body shots that he followed up by flurries to ... Read More »

Former Light Heavyweight Titlist Campillo to Meet Undefeated Williams Jr. on ESPN Friday Night Fights and Noche de Combates

The August 1 edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra and ESPN Deportes’ Noche de Combates presentado por Corona Extra will feature an IBF eliminator between former Light Heavyweight titlist Gabriel “Chico Guapo” Campillo (23-6-1, 9 KOs) and undefeated Light Heavyweight Thomas “Top Dog” Williams Jr. (17-0, 12 KOs) in the 12-round main event. The winner of ... Read More »

Fonfara stops Campillo in nine

Andrzej Fonfara scored a come from behind ninth round knockout over former Light Heavyweight champion Gabriwl Campillo in a scheduled twelve round bout at US Cellular Field in Chicago. Campillo controlled most of the action as he landed some popping shots from distance that continuously snapped the head back of Fonfara. Both fighter’s made an impression on each other as ... Read More »

Weights from U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago

Andrzej Fonfara 173 vs. Gabriel Campillo 175 IBF Light Heavyweight Title Eliminator Mike Mollo 226 vs. Artur Szpilka 233 Adrian Granados 140 vs. Mark Salser 138 Paul Littleton 160 vs. Louis Turner 158 Junior Wright 195 vs. Nick Kisner 199 Trinidad Garcia 164 vs. Ramiro Bueno 165 Kristin Gearhart 138 vs. Amanda Cooper 138 Venue: U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago ... Read More »

Andrzej Fonfara vs. Gabriel Campillo Now IBF World Title Eliminator

The highly anticipated light heavyweight clash between “Chicago’s Polish Prince” Andrzej Fonfara and former world champion Gabriel “El Chico Guapo” Campillo set for Friday, August 16 has now been declared an International Boxing Federation (IBF) World Title Eliminator. The winner will be ranked #1 by the sanctioning body. The Fonfara/Campillo 12-round clash headlines “THE BIG FIGHT 2, ESPN FRIDAY NIGHT ... Read More »

Campillo at the Top of His Game, Ready for Fonfara

Former World Light Heavyweight Champion Gabriel “EL Chico Guapo” Campillo (21-5-1, 8 KO’s) is in fantastic shape in advance of his showdown with IBO Light Heavyweight World Champion Andrzej Fonfara (23-2, 16 KOs). Campillo will face Fonfara in the 12-round main event of “THE BIG FIGHT 2,” at U.S. Cellular Field, home of the Chicago White Sox, and broadcast live ... Read More »

Fonfara Training Hard in the Chicago Heat

IBO Light Heavyweight World Champion Andrzej Fonfara (23-2, 16 KOs) is hard at work in the high heat and humidity, sparring with Michigan heavyweight Jordan Shimmell and Chicago cruiserweight Dimar Ortuz at Sam Colonna’s Boxing Gym in Chicago, in preparation for his upcoming showdown against former world champion Gabriel “EL Chico Guapo” Campillo (21-5-1, 8 KOs) of Madrid, Spain, on ... Read More »

SZPILKA AND CAMPILLO WIN PRELIMS, HEAD TO CHICAGO FOR “THE BIG FIGHT 2” ESPN FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS U.S. CELLULAR FIELD–AUGUST 16TH

CHICAGO, IL (June 17, 2013) Taking interim bouts over the weekend in their native homelands before their showdowns on Friday, AUGUST 16 at Chicago’s U.S. Cellular Field, Home of the Chicago White Sox, heavyweight contender Artur “The Pin” Szpilka and former light heavyweight champion Gabriel “EL Chico Guapo” Campillo were both victorious in dominant fashion. “Szpilka and Campillo performed well ... Read More »

Kovalev destroys Campillo in three

If you haven’t heard of Sergey Kovalev you’re not alone. Until tonight not many have. But after an emphatic stoppage win over a top 5 opponent in Gabriel Campillo (on network TV no less!), it’s safe to say we’ll all be seeing more of Kovalev in the near future. So impressive was his destruction of Campillo that he may have ... Read More »

WEIGHTS AND PHOTOS FROM MOHEGAN SUN CAMPILLO vs. KOVALEV and AYALA vs. STEVENS NBC SPORTS NETWORK FIGHT NIGHT

RED BLUE 4Rounds- Heavyweights Jarrell Miller vs. Joey Dawejko Brooklyn, NY Philadelphia, PA 4-0, 4 KO’s 7-1-1, 3 KO’s WT:286 TKS: Black/Silver WT:242.75 TKS: Black/Gold 6 Rounds-Super Featherweights Chip Perez Jason Sosa East Hartford, CT Camden, NJ 10-1, 3 KO’s 7-1-3, 3 KO’s WT:130.25 TKS: Blue/Black/Silver WT:130.75 TKS: Black/Gold 8 Rounds- Super Middleweights Vladine Biosse vs. Marcus Upshaw Providence, RI ... Read More »

JARRELL “BIG BABY” MILLER LOOKS TO SHINE ON NBC THIS SATURDAY

January 17, 2013 – On Saturday January 19th, live from the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut, undefeated heavyweight Jarrell Miller (4-0 4 KOs) will face off against Joey Dawejko (7-1-1 3 KOs) of Philadelphia in a scheduled 4 rounder. The fight will be part of the NBC Sports Networks televised lineup, which includes the main event between Gabriel Campillo ... Read More »

LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHTS GABRIEL CAMPILLO AND SERGEY KOVALEV HEADLINE “FIGHT NIGHT” SATURDAY AT 9 P.M. ET ON NBC SPORTS NETWORK

NEW YORK – January 17, 2013 – NBC Sports Group continues its Fight Night series, Saturday at 9 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Network, with a main event featuring Gabriel “Chico Guapo” Campillo (21-4-1, 7 KO’s) of Madrid, Spain vs. Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (19-0-1, 16 KO’s) of Ft. Lauderdale Fla., at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Conn. The Fight ... Read More »

GABRIEL CAMPILLO READY FOR RING RETURN AGAINST SERGEY “KRUSHER” KOVALEV

Former WBA light heavyweight champion Gabriel Campillo, 21-4-1, 7 KOs, is ready for his return to the ring after a layoff of almost one year. He fights undefeated power puncher Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev, 18-0-1, 15 KOs, in an anticipated 10-rounder at the Mohegan Sun Casino on Saturday, January 19th. The fight is the feature bout in the season opener of ... Read More »

Kovalev and Campillo Headline NBC Sports Network “Fight Night ” January 19th at Mohegan Sun Arena

TOTOWA, NJ – November 14, 2012 – NBC Sports Network’s popular “Fight Night” TV boxing series starts 2013 off with a bang on January 19th when Sergey Kovalev, 19-0-1, 17 KOs, takes on Gabriel Campillo, 21-4-1, 8 KOs, in an international 10-round light heavyweight main event. The nationally televised fight will be held at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT. The ... Read More »

SERGEY KOVALEV LOOKING TO MAKE HIS MARK AGAINST CAMPILLO

NEWARK, NJ – Unbeaten Russian-born boxer Sergey Kovalev, 18-0-1, 16 KOs, gets his chance to break out of the light heavyweight pack when he meets Gabriel Campillo, 21-4-1, 8 KOs, in a nationally televised 10-round main event at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem, PA on September 21, 2012. Kovalev’s fight will be aired as part of the NBC Sports Network ... Read More »

CAMPILLO AND KOVALEV HEADLINE SEPT 21st NBC SPORTS NETWORK “FIGHT NIGHT”

Totowa, NJ – July 13, 2012 – Gabriel “Chico Guapo” Campillo, 21-4-1, 8 KO’s, the #3 light heavyweight in the world, will take on Russia’s tough Sergey Kovalev, 18-0-1, 16 KO’s, rated #13, on Friday, September 21st when the critically acclaimed NBC Sports Network Fight Night Boxing Series returns to the Events Center at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem in ... Read More »

Campillo appeal denied by IBF

Gabriel Campillo’s request for an immediate rematch stemming from his controversial split decision defeat to IBF Light Heavyweight champion Tavoris Cloud on February 18th has been denied according to Dan Rafael of espn.com. “The judging of professional boxing events is subjective,” IBF President Darryl Peoples wrote in an email to Campillo’s attorney Leon Margules. “While you have presented many media ... 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 »

Paul Williams to take on Ishida; Cloud – Campillo on February 18th on SHOWTIME

Former Welterweight world champion Paul Williams will be back in action on February 18th when he takes on Nobohiro Ishida on February 18th as part of a Showtime televised card that will also feature IBF Light heavyweight champion Tavoris Cloud defending against Gabriel Campillo according to Dan Rafael of espn.com “Paul is anxious to get back in there and re-establish ... Read More »