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Marcos Maidana, Leo Santa Cruz, Miguel Vazquez And John Molina Oxnard Media Day Quotes

Marcos Maidana

OXNARD, Calif. (Aug. 26, 2014) – Marcos “El Chino” Maidana, the former welterweight world champion who gets his eagerly awaited rematch with Floyd “Money” Mayweather in the main event of “MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2” on Saturday, Sept. 13 live on SHOWTIME PPV, world champions Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (WBC Super Bantamweight), Miguel “Títere” Vazquez (IBF Lightweight), junior welterweight ... Read More »

MEXICAN STARS AND WORLD TITLE FIGHTS ADDED TO “MAYHEM: MAYWEATHER VS. MAIDANA 2″ SHOWTIME PPV® EVENT SATURDAY, SEPT. 13 AT MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA

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LAS VEGAS (August 14, 2014) – In keeping with Mexican Independence Day tradition, Mayweather Promotions has assembled a stellar undercard featuring some of this era’s most exciting boxers to co-feature on “MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2″ on Saturday,September 13 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena live on SHOWTIME PPV. Featured on the four-fight pay-per-view telecast, fan favorite Leo “Terremoto” Santa ... Read More »

Lightweights Nugaev, Shafikov to Meet in IBF Eliminator on ESPN Friday Night Fights and Noche de Combates

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The August 15 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 Lightweight contender Rustam “The Mongoose” Nugaev (27-6-1, 17 KOs) and former Lightweight title challenger Denis “Ghengis Khan” Shafikov (33-1-1, 17 KOs). The winner of the 12-round fight will be ranked No. ... Read More »

Weights from Macau

Miguel Vazquez 134.8 – Denis Shafikov 134.8 Zou Shiming 111.8 – Yokthong Kokietgym 110.6 Ryota Murata 161.4 – Carlos Nascimento 160.6 Egor Mekhontsev 177.2 – Atthaporn Jaritram 173.6 Read More »

It’s Fight Week in Macau, China MIGUEL VAZQUEZ vs. DENIS SHAFIKOV WORLD LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE RUMBLE and THE RETURN OF CHINESE ICON ZOU SHIMING HIGHLIGHT “RING OF GOLD” Saturday, February 22 on HBO2® From the Cotai Arena at The Venetian Macao Olympic Gold Medalists Ry?ta Murata and Egor Mekhontsev

MACAU, CHINA (February 20, 2014) — The Year of the Horse will get off to a galloping start when world championship boxing makes its 2014 debut at The Venetian® Macao’s Cotai Arena. International Boxing Federation (IBF) world lightweight champion MIGUEL “Titere” VAZQUEZ, of Mexico, and two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalistZOU SHIMING headline “Ring of Gold,” Saturday, February 22. Vazquez will ... Read More »

MIGUEL VAZQUEZ vs. DENIS SHAFIKOV WORLD LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE RUMBLE and THE RETURN OF CHINESE ICON ZOU SHIMING HIGHLIGHT “RING OF GOLD”

MACAU, CHINA (February 11, 2014) — The Year of the Horse will get off to a galloping start when world championship boxing makes its 2014 debut at The Venetian® Macao’s Cotai Arena. International Boxing Federation (IBF) world lightweight champion MIGUEL “Titere” VAZQUEZ, of Mexico, and two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist ZOU SHIMING headline “Ring of Gold,” Saturday, February 22. Vazquez ... Read More »

“BEST OF BRITAIN!” LIVE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING MAKES ITS EPIX 2013 DEBUT

NEW YORK (February 22, 2013) — World championship boxing makes its 2013 debut on EPIX next month with an exciting quadruple-header! World Boxing Organization (WBO) lightweight champion RICKY “Rickster” BURNS and International Boxing Federation (IBF) titlist MIGUEL “Titere” VAZQUEZ will collide in a world title unification to determine the division’s top dog in the main event of a blockbuster four-bout ... Read More »

Burns – Vazquez unification bout set for March 16th

WBO Lightweight champion Ricky Burns will take on IBF champ Miguel Vazquez on March 16th according to Dan Rafael of espn.com The card will take place at Wembley Arena in London and also include light heavyweight titleholder Nathan Cleverly in a mandatory defense against Robin Krasniqi. “It’s the best of Britain all in one night of big fights,” said promoter ... Read More »

Abregu shocks Dulorme in seven

Luis Carlos Abregu scored a mild upset when he stopped previously undefeated super prospect Thomas Dulorme by scoring a seventh round stoppage in a scheduled ten round Welterweight bout at the Turning Stone Resort in Verona, New York Dulorme came out showing superior speed with the jab. In round three, Abregu shocked everyone when he landed a big right hand ... Read More »

KARIM “HARD HITTA” MAYFIELD “I’M A MAN ON A MISSION”

October 22, 2012 – San Francisco’s undefeated NABO Jr. Welterweight champion, Karim “Hard Hitta” Mayfield (16-0-1, 10 KOs) will defend his title against Southern California’s, Mauricio Herrera (18-2, 7 KOs) this Saturday October 27th at the Turning Stone Resort Casino. The 10-round bout will be televised live on HBO BOXING AFTER DARK® beginning at 10:15 p.m. ET/PT as the co-feature ... Read More »

HBO BOXING AFTER DARK TRIPLE-HEADER OCTOBER 27, 2012 AT THE TURNING STONE RESORT CASINO

Totowa, New Jersey (October 4, 2012) – Gary Shaw Productions in association with Greg Cohen Promotions, DiBella Entertainment, Thompson Boxing Promotions, Universal Promotions, Prize Fight, Joe Deguardia’s Star Boxing, and Zanfer Promotions showcase an exciting triple-header boxing event on October 27, 2012, set to take place at Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York. The three bouts will be ... Read More »

FOLLOW COTTO – MAYORGA LIVE

Follow all the action LIVE from the MGM Grand as Miguel Cotto defends the WBA Super Welterweight championship and Ricardo Mayorga. There will be a three fight undercard beginning at 9pm est/6pm pac time featuring Yuri Foreman battling Pawel Wolak; IBF Lightweight champion Miguel Vazquez defending against Mandatory challenger Lenny Zappavigna as well as NFL Safety Tommy Zbikowski taking on ... Read More »

WEIGHTS FROM LAS VEGAS

Miguel Cotto 154 – Ricardo Mayorga 154 (WBA Super Welterweight championship) Yuri Foreman 155 – Pawel Wolak 154 Tommy Zbikowski 193 – Ricard Bryant 225 Miguel Vazquez 135 – Lenny Zappavigna 135 (IBF Lightweight Championship) PHOTO BY CLAUDIA BOCANEGRA Miami wins a thriller in ACC; College football; Hurricanes QB Harris passes for 386 yards at No. 18 Florida State; College ... Read More »