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Glazkov decisions former world champ Adamek

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BETHLEHEM, PA—Vyachslav Glazkov scored the biggest win of his career as he scored a 12 round unanimous decision over former two-division world champion Tomasz Adamek at the Sands Hotel Casino From the opening bell there was a lot of contact with Glazkov establishing his power shots early that caused a massive swelling around the right eye of Adamek as early ... Read More »


Ronald Cruz

Bethlehem, PA – Bragging rights across Southeastern Pennsylvania will be up for grabs when welterweights Ronald Cruz, of Bethlehem, and nearby rival Kermit Cintron, of Reading, PA, meet in a much-anticipated regional showdown Saturday evening, March 15, in the Events Center at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem. A world heavyweight elimination fight tops between Tomasz Adamek, of Zywiec, Poland, and ... Read More »

Fortuna and Franco battle to draw

Javier Fortuna and Luis Franco battled to a ten round Featherweight bout at the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma. Scores varied as Franco took a card 99-91. Fortuna won a card 96-94 while a third card was even at 95-95. Fortuna, 128 lbs of the Dominican Republic is 22-0-1. Franco of Cuba is 11-1-1. Former world champion Kermit Cintron ... Read More »

Cintron gets disputed draw with Cintron

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Former world champion Kermit Cintron was fortunate to get a ten round draw with unheralded Adrian Granados in a Welterweight bout. Granados landed the better shots and was more active despite fighting through a cut around the eye since the fourth round. Granados had a strong round ten and it looked like that would be enough to earn the biggest ... Read More »

Cintron Has 147 Good Reasons Not to Give Up


Kermit Cintron won a world title at welterweight. Take away two suspicious losses to the disgraced cheater Antonio Margarito and he’s never lost as a welterweight. He has almost insurmountable physical gifts of height and superior strength as a welterweight. And so, after losing three of four in a disastrous 18-month stretch, what’s he going to do to get his ... Read More »


CHICAGO, IL (February 25, 2013) Chicago fan favorite and perennial contender Donovan “Da Bomb” George will battle world title challenger David “The Destroyer” Lopez of Nogales, Mexico in a ten round middleweight bout on FRIDAY, MARCH 22, 2013 at Chicago’s UIC Pavilion. The George/Lopez clash will be featured as the main event broadcast on ESPN Friday Night Fights complimented by ... Read More »

Alvarez retains; Broner wins in world title bouts

Saul Alvarez made the third defense of the WBC Super Welterweight title with a fifth round stoppage over former Welterweight belt holder Kermit Cintron in Mexico City. Alvarez boxed well over the first three-plus rounds as Cintron was content on jabbing against the power punches of Alvarez. In round four, Alvarez landed a hard right that sent Cintron back and ... Read More »

Canelo Alvarez to defend against Cintron Nov. 26 in Mexico

Dan Rafael of is reporting that Mexican Sensation, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will defend his WBC Super Welterweight title against former Welterweight champion Kermit Cintron on November 26 in Mexico. “It’s finalized. It’s a great fight, another dangerous fight for Canelo and another step up for him,” Said Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer. “There is no question about it ... Read More »

Cintron decisions Smith in Missouri

Nearly five weeks after suffering what some boxing insiders called a career killing defeat to Carlos Molina, former Welterweight champion Kermit Cintron got back on the horse and scored a solid ten round unanimous decision over Antwone Smith in a Welterweight bout at The Ameristar Casino in St. Joseph, Missouri. It was a tough battle that was contested mostly on ... Read More »


“The most consistent launching pad for future champions for a full decade” ShoBox: The New Generation celebrates it’s 10 year anniversary with a live match between top prospects Diego Magdaleno and Alejandro Perez. Watch highlights from today’s boxing stars who made their bones on ShoBox including Chad Dawson, Ricky Hatton, Robert Guerrero, Kelly Pavlik, Kermit Cintron, Joan Guzman, Victor Ortiz, ... Read More »


From the opening bell, bitter rivals Brandon Rios and Urbano Antillon launched into a multi-round slugfest. SHOWTIME Sports and Al Bernstein present the official recap of the July 9th Rios vs. Antillon title match, plus highlights from the action-packed Cintron vs. Molina undercard. Read More »

Q & A with Kermit “The Killer” Cintron

It’s been over a year since we last saw Kermit “The Killer” Cintron in action. Not since last May when he tangled, literally with Paul Williams in a fight which saw Williams topple from the ring landing on the floor outside and ultimately unable to carry on have we seen Cintron. Since then Cintron has taken time out and spent ... Read More »


LOS ANGELES (July 6, 2011) – Aside from some one-on-one, in-your-face jawing during a face-off for photographers, both Brandon “Bam Bam’’ Rios and Urbano Antillon were well-behaved and civil to each other during Wednesday’s final press conference for their highly anticipated world title fight this Saturday, July 9, live on SHOWTIME® (10 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast). Rios ... Read More »

Cintron – Molina to open July 9 Showtime card

Former welterweight champion Kermit Cintron will take on Carlos Moliina to kick off the July 9 Showtime broadcast that will be hadline by Brandon Rios defending the WBA Lightweight title against Urbano Antillon in Las Vegas according to Dan Rafael of “It’s not signed, but it’s all agreed to,” said Carl Moretti of Top Rank of Cintron-Molina. “It’s Mexico ... Read More »

Q & A with Lucas Matthysse

Just last week it was rumoured that Argentinean power puncher Lucas Matthysse 27-0(25) 1 No Contest would make a quick return after his impressive first round destruction of Rogelio Castaneda Jr by taking the biggest fight of his career to date against Zab Judah on 6 November in Newark, NJ. While it is all just talk at the moment, it ... Read More »

AUDIO: KERMIT CINTRON Matt Yanofsky speaks with contender Kermit Cintron surrounding his controversial defeat to Paul Williams and 2010 outlook. click-to-listen-to-kermit-cintron Read More »

The curious case of Kermit and Paul

Here’s what we know. Saturday two welterweight titlists made a non-title match at junior-middleweight on HBO’s “World Championship Boxing.” In the middle of the fourth round of a fight neither was winning conclusively, the mens’ limbs tangled. One ended on the canvas. The other ended outside the ring, where a doctor said he was unfit to continue. His opponent won ... Read More »

Williams Gets Bizarre Technical Decision


CARSON, CALIFORNIA — After the most unusual of endings, Paul Williams was declared the technical decision victor over Kermit Cintron due to an injury before the end of four rounds in the HBO World Championship Boxing main event at the Home Depot Center. Williams (39-1, 27 KOs) of Augusta, Georgia now has a win over Cintron (32-3-1, 28 KOs) of ... Read More »

Williams, Cintron Ready for Battle

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA — Top ten pound-for-pounder Paul Williams takes on perennial contender Kermit Cintron in a non-title twelve-round light middleweight fight tonight at the Home Depot Center in nearby Carson. The fight will be broadcast live by HBO alongside the replay of the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Shane Mosley fight from last week. Fighters for tonight’s event weighed in Friday afternoon ... Read More »

Paul Williams: Still Auditioning for a Superfight

Last Saturday, two fighters presumed to be among the top three welterweights in the world squared off before millions of viewers on pay-per-view. Of course, Floyd Mayweather Jr. completely outboxed an older version of former pound-for-pound kingpin Shane Mosley in a fight that left many at home wanting. This Saturday at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California, Paul Williams ... Read More »

Kermit Cintron: Fighting With His Back to the Wall

Kermit Cintron has been on this stage before. Since 2004, Cintron has been at the doorstep of breaking through to the upper level of the sport. Just one win away from the big money fights, Cintron has come up short each time. On Saturday night at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California, another such opportunity presents itself. Standing in ... Read More »

Cintrón and Oquendo score stoppage wins in Puerto Rico

San Juan, P.R.- Former welterweight belt holder Kermit “The Killer” Cintrón (32-2-1 28KO’s) of Reading, Pennsylvania forced Brazilian Juliano Ramos (15-3 12KO’s) fighting out of Vero Beach, Florida to remain on his stool after the fourth round. The bout was set at a catch weight of 150lbs. and scheduled for ten rounds. In the first two rounds, Cintrón kept the ... Read More »

Cintrón, Santos go at it!

San Juan, P.R.- Yesterday’s press conference at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum almost ended in a fight when WBA Junior Middleweight belt holder Daniel Santos had some words for Kermit “The Killer” Cintrón. Cintrón (31-2-1 27KO’s) is set to fight Saturday night against Brazilian Juliano Ramos (15-2 12 KO’s). After the card’s promoters and boxers finished talking and were ready to ... Read More »

Cintrón and Quintana to fight in Puerto Rico

San Juan, P.R.- Former welterweight title holders Kermit “The Killer” Cintrón (31-2 27KO’s) and Carlos “El Indio” Quintana (26-2 20KO’s) were present at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum for the first press conference prior to their upcoming bouts on the 24th of October. Cintrón will face off against Brazilian Juliáno Rámos (15-2 12KO’s) at a maximum weight of 150lbs while Quintana ... Read More »

Berto decisions Urango to keep WBC Welterweight crown

Andre Berto kept his perfect record intact while using slick boxing and superior hand speed to outbox tough Columbian Juan Urango 21-2-1 (16KO). Urango moved up to welterweight to challenge Berto, 25-0 (19KO) for his WBC Welterweight title. Berto consistently landed lead straight right hands and uppercuts as his speed proved to be too much for Urango. Often Berto would ... Read More »

VIDEO: KERMIT CINTRON Johnny Schulz was on hand at Friday’s weigh-in to talk with former IBF Welterweight champion Kermit Cintron as he prepares for his HBO Showdown with Alfredo Angulo Watch Kermit Cintron Interview in Sports  |  View More Free Videos Online at Read More »