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WBO MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION PETER QUILLIN & FORMER CHAMP & SHOWTIME ANALYST PAULIE MALIGNAGGI ASSESS UNDEFEATED PROSPECT HUGO CENTENO, JR.

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NEW YORK (June 5, 2014) – Undefeated middleweight prospect Hugo Centeno Jr., faces unbeaten, late-replacement Gerardo Ibarra this Friday, June 6, in the ShoBox: The New Generation (10 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME®) main event, but he’s already received the stamp of approval from stablemates Peter Quillin and Paulie Malignaggi. “He’s very confident and talented as a contender,” said the undefeated ... Read More »

DANIEL JACOBS TO FILL IN FOR PAUL MALIGNAGGI ON SATURDAY’S SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®

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LOS ANGELES (April 24, 2014)—Middleweight contender Daniel Jacobs will serve as a guest analyst for the second straight week as SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING presents three world-class prizefights on Saturday, April 26, live at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT from StubHub Center in Los Angeles. Jacobs will step in for critically acclaimed SHOWTIME boxing analyst Paulie Malignaggi, who is recovering from ... Read More »

Hopkins schools Shumenov; only gets split decision but unifies Light Heavy belts

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49 year-old Bernard Hopkins continued to make history as scored a 12 round split decision pver Beibut Shumenov to to retain his IBF and capture the WBA Light Heavyweight title at the DC Armory in Washington, DC. The 1st three rounds set the pace that Hopkins wanted as next to nothing happend and Shumenov’s offensive pace was set for the ... Read More »

‘I’M GOING TO RECLAIM WHAT’S RIGHTFULLY MINE AFTER BRONER DEBACLE’ DECLARES MALIGNAGGI AS HE EYES THIRD WORLD TITLE AGAINST PORTER LIVE ON BOXNATION

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LONDON (April 17) – Paulie Malignaggi has vowed to claim his third world title this weekend after he felt he was unjustly stripped of his belt against brash-talking Adrien Broner. The Brooklyn star goes in against the newly crowned IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter this Saturday night, live on BoxNation, on a stacked card headlined by the ageless Bernard Hopkins ... Read More »

FORMER BOXING WORLD CHAMPION PAULIE “MAGIC MAN” MALIGNAGGI AND BROOKLYN BOROUGH PRESIDENT ERIC ADAMS GO HEAD TO HEAD TO ‘KNOCKOUT OBESITY’

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BROOKLYN, NY (March 25, 2014) – Former Two-Time & Two Division Boxing World Champion and current NABF Welterweight Champion Paulie “Magic Man” Malignaggi has donated $25,000 to local non-profit Knockout Obesity in support of youth and adult nutritional and physical education serving the Brooklyn community. The check was presented today to Brooklyn restaurateur and Knockout Obesity founder Dimitrios Verteouris at ... Read More »

SHAWN “SHOWTIME” PORTER DEFENDS HIS IBF WELTERWEIGHT WORLD TITLE AGAINST FORMER TWO TIME TWO DIVISION PAULIE “MAGIC MAN” MALIGNAGGI ON SATURDAY, APRIL 19 AT THE DC ARMORY IN WASHINGTON, D.C.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 17, 2014) – Two world championship fights on one night is great for boxing fans. But Golden Boy Promotions and SHOWTIME believe that three is even better. So, on Saturday, April 19, joining the title fights between Bernard “The Alien” Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov and Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin and Lukas Konecny there will be a battle ... Read More »

Porter to defend Welterweight belt against Malignaggi on Hopkins – Shumenov card

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IBF Welterweight champion Shawn Porter will defend his title against former two-division belt holder Paulie Malignaggi on April 19th in Washington, D.C. as part of a championship tripleheader that will be televised on Showtime according to Dan Rafael of espn.com “This is a very meaningful fight for Paulie and for Shawn,” said Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer. “I think ... Read More »

Malignaggi gets his Taub

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SAN ANTONIO – A small band of boxing media and bystanders gathered Sunday afternoon near an entrance of the Home Depot Center in Alamo Heights, an incorporated city in this city’s central-north quadrant, to see the weigh-in for Monday’s “Golden Boy Live!” show in the bullring of a local cowboy dance hall named, unerringly, Cowboys Dancehall. At least one of ... Read More »

Malignaggi decisions Judah to be crowned King of Brooklyn

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Brooklyn went hard on Saturday night as hometown heroes settled a local rivalry on boxing’s biggest stage. Paul Malignaggi (32-5, 7 KO’s) of the Bensonhurst neighborhood squared off against Zab Judah (42-7, 29KO’s) of Brownsville. Both fighters showcased their strengths early in the fight. Malignaggi, making good use of his footwork and high volume of punches, while Judah countered well ... Read More »

‘I CAN’T BEHEAD MALIGNAGGI BUT I CAN KNOCK HIM OUT’ ROARS ‘GLADIATOR’ JUDAH AS HE WEIGHS IN ON EVE OF BROOKLYN BATTLE LIVE ON BOXNATION

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LONDON (Dec. 6) – Five-time world champion Zab Judah is adamant he will be crowned ‘King of Brooklyn’ after knocking out Paulie Malignaggi. The pair clash this Saturday night at the Barclays Center in New York, with the Brooklyn natives putting their pride on the line as they battle to be declared the best boxer from the famed borough. The ... Read More »

FULL UNDERCARD ANNOUNCED FOR “THE BATTLE OF BROOKLYN” TAKING PLACE THIS SATURDAY, DEC. 7 FROM BARCLAYS CENTER IN BROOKLYN

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Dec. 6, 2013) – One of the biggest events of 2013 just got even bigger with the announcement of the full undercard that leads up to the SHOWTIME® televised quadrupleheader at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday, Dec. 7, an event headlined by the “BATTLE OF BROOKLYN” between Zab “Super” Judah and Paulie “The Magic Man” Malignaggi ... Read More »

MALIGNAGGI EYES BRONER REMATCH AS HE TAKES ON ‘EXPLOSIVE’ JUDAH IN INTENSE ‘DERBY’ CLASH LIVE THIS WEEKEND ON BOXNATION

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LONDON (Dec. 6) – Paulie Malignaggi has compared his weekend clash with Zab Judah to the classic Rome football derby, as he eyes a possible rematch with rising megastar Adrien Broner. ‘The Magic Man’ will be hoping to cast his spell in the ring on Saturday night, live on BoxNation, as he takes on Judah in a clash which pits ... Read More »

Malignaggi v Judah & Ormond v Mathews Sat Night | Nation Media plc Share Offer

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Baby Faced Butler and the Battle of Brooklyn! Ormond v Mathews and Butler v Montoya at 8pm; and Malignaggi v Judah from 1am LIVE this Saturday night This Saturday night, we’re bringing you the best of world boxing. Firstly, from Liverpool, “Dirty” Derry Mathews returns to BoxNation to challenge WBO European champion Stephen Ormond; a fighter with 3 wins already ... Read More »

WEIGHTS FROM BROOKLYN

Zab Judah 146 – Paulie Malignaggi 147 Anthony Dirrell 167.4 – Sakio Bika 166.6 Austin Tout – 153.8 – Erislandy Lara 153.2 Shawn Porter 146.8 – Devon Alexander 146.4 Read More »

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI VS. ZAB JUDAH FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

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Zab Judah, Former Five-Time and Two-Division World Champion “I’m the real Brooklyn, New York. “This is my office. They built this arena for me and on Saturday night I’m going to show the world why. “We’re in a gladiator sport. We have to fight to the best of our abilities. People want to see tough fighters with skills. Even though ... Read More »

BOXNATION’S CHRISTMAS CRACKERS FEATURING THE BEST FROM HOME AND ABROAD INCLUDING BRONER, MAIDANA, MALIGNAGGI, JUDAH, PRICE, HALL & MUCH MORE!

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LONDON (4 Dec) – BoxNation viewers are in for some festive fistic fun this December as the ‘Channel of Champions’ brings a bumper year to an end with some explosive Christmas crackers. The world’s only dedicated subscription boxing channel will warm the cold night air this month with blazing bouts featuring the very best fights from across the domestic and ... Read More »

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI AND UNDERCARD FIGHTERS BROOKLYN MEDIA WORKOUT QUOTES

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Paulie Malignaggi, Two-Time and Two-Division World Champion “I expect the best Zab Judah. [I expect] a Zab Judah who is going to be fighting for his boxing career. I feel the same way. “If we saw each other in the gym, we would try to knock each other out. There’s no love taps. With this much on the line you ... Read More »

JUDAH AND MALIGNAGGI MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT,

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Marylyn Aceves Thanks everyone for joining us today. We have Zab Judah and Paulie Maliganggi available to talk to you and answer your questions about the fight Richard Schaefer Thank you, Marylyn. I’m really excited, I’ve been talking with Paulie and Zab Judah, I know its freezing cold in New York but those guys are going to heat up the ... Read More »

GLOBAL BOXING STAR AMIR “KING” KHAN TO SERVE AS SPECIAL GUEST ANALYST ON DEC. 7th EDITION OF SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®

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NEW YORK (Dec. 2, 2013) – Amir “King” Khan, one of boxing’s most popular and exciting fighters, joins the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING announce team as a guest analyst on Saturday, Dec. 7, live on SHOWTIME (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT) from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Khan is substituting for regular SHOWTIME analyst Paul “Magic Man” Malignaggi who headlines the ... Read More »

ZAB JUDAH AND PAULIE MALIGNAGGI MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT

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Marylyn Aceves Thanks everyone for joining us today. We have Zab Judah and Paulie Maliganggi available to talk to you and answer your questions about the fight Richard Schaefer Thank you, Marylyn. I’m really excited, I’ve been talking with Paulie and Zab Judah, I know its freezing cold in New York but those guys are going to heat up the ... Read More »

FIGHTERS GIVE THANKS AS THEY PREPARE FOR THEIR RESPECTIVE BOUTS ON SATURDAY, DEC. 7 AT BARCLAYS CENTER IN BROOKLYN AND SATURDAY, DEC. 14 AT THE ALAMODOME IN SAN ANTONIO LIVE ON SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®

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LOS ANGELES (Nov. 25, 2013) – As the Thanksgiving holiday quickly approaches, the boxers participating in the back-to-back quadruple headers on Saturday, Dec. 7 and Saturday, Dec. 14 live on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING took time out of their training camps to share some of the things they are thankful for this holiday season. While turkey, stuffing and yams may not ... Read More »

FRESH OFF DOMINANT VICTORY WORLD-RATED GABRIEL BRACERO LOOKING FOR HIS SHOT

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New York, NY (11/20/13) – Fresh off his dominant 10-round unanimous decision victory over once-beaten former world title challenger Dmitriy Salita before a sold-out crowd at the Aviator Sports & Events Center in Brooklyn, on November 9, world-rated contender Gabriel “Tito” Bracero (24-1) is hoping to land a significant fight in 2014. While there are many lucrative fights to be ... Read More »

TALENTED, UNDEFEATED ANTHONY DIRRELL READY, CONFIDENT FOR LATEST CHALLENGE — WBC SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION SAKIO BIKA ON SATURDAY, DEC. 7, LIVE ON SHOWTIME®

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NEW YORK (Nov. 20, 2013) – Unbeaten Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell, who is no stranger to overcoming adversity, finally gets his crack at a world title when he challenges defending champion Sakio Bika for the WBC Super Middleweight Championship on Saturday, Dec. 7, live on SHOWTIME (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT) from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. The quadrupleheader, headlined ... Read More »

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI GIVES THANKS AND VISITS WITH BROOKLYN YOUTH AT BARCLAYS CENTER

BROOKLYN, NY (November 15, 2013) – Last night, former Two-Time World Champion Paulie “The Magic Man” Malignaggi attended a special Thanksgiving celebration at Barclays Center for community youth. Malignaggi joined the Brooklynettes, BrooklyKnight and LIU Brooklyn mascot for a special Thanksgiving meal for students from Project Mentor Development Council and Put Down the Guns Foundation (P.S. 161 chapter). The former ... Read More »

DEVON ALEXANDER, SHAWN PORTER, ERISLANDY LARA AND AUSTIN TROUT MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT

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Kelly Swanson Thanks, everybody for joining us today. We have four fantastic fighters that are going to be available to talk to you and answer your questions about their fight on the December 7th, Zab Judah and Paulie Malignaggi Undercard at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. This call is with Devon Alexander, Shawn Porter, Erislandy Lara and Austin Trout and we’re ... Read More »