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Al Bernstein Returns to Oklahoma Boxing

Hall of Fame boxing announcer Al Bernstein will serve as play by play announcer and host of the telecast of the Four State Franchise Boxing Show on Saturday, May 30 at the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma. The syndicated broadcast will air on over the air television stations and on Cox cable throughout a number of Midwest states including Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma. Continue reading

Bernstein Reflects on Hagler-Hearns 30th Anniversary

On April 15, 1985, when Marvelous Marvin Hagler battled Tommy Hearns in their epic match, Al Bernstein was there to announce the fight. Thirty years later, on May 2, 2015, Al Bernstein will, again be ringside to announce the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquaio mega fight. In between those two great events Al has fashioned an announcing career that earned him a long list of accolades and landed him in The International Boxing Hall of Fame. Continue reading

Al Bernstein Makes ITV Debut

Hall of Fame Boxing Announcer Al Bernstein will serve as analyst on the ITV telecast of the Carl Frampton-Chris Avalos super bantamweight championship fight on Saturday, Feb. 28. This will be Al’s first appearance as a boxing announcer on ITV, one of England’s major terrestrial networks. This match signals the return of boxing to ITV for the first time since 2008. The main event will be shown on ITV and undercards fights will air on ITV4. Continue reading

Al Bernstein Back on UK Television

Hall of fame Boxing Announcer Al Bernstein will return to British television on Saturday, February 21, when he serves as ringside analyst on the Channel 5 telecast of the middleweight title match between Gennady Golovkin and Martin Murray. Channel 5 is seen throughout the United Kingdom and Bernstein has been serving as a boxing analyst on that network since 2011. Continue reading

Bernstein: Bermane Stiverne and Deontay Wilder will “re-energize the heavyweight division

Hall of Fame broadcaster Al Bernstein said the Jan. 17 clash between WBC Heavyweight Champion Bermane Stiverne and Deontay Wilder will “re-energize the heavyweight division in the U.S.” Bernstein, who will serve as ringside analyst for this event added, “When Stiverne won the vacant title against Chris Arreola that was an exciting fight and it started the momentum. This match, on U.S. soil featuring an American by birth (Wilder) and a resident of the U.S. (Stiverne), will create great buzz for the division here. I expect this to be a wildly exciting match that does not go the distance.” Continue reading

Heavyweights Reemerge in America

Hall of Fame Boxing announcer Al Bernstein says the heavyweight division will receive a jolt in the United States when WBC

Champ Bermane Stiverne defends his title against Deontay Wilder on January 17th in Las Vegas. He calls this fight “pivotal in

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Al Bernstein Brings Hall of Fame Weekend to the Fans

2012 International Boxing Hall of Fame Inductee Al Bernstein will serve as unofficial tour guide for all the fans who can’t make it to Canastota New York for this year’s induction ceremonies. Al will provide special video reports throughout the induction weekend June 6-8 that will include his own insights as well as interviews with the sports biggest names. All this video content can be seen at and at Continue reading

Video: Floyd Mayweather: “Maidana is a hungry lion”

Floyd Mayweather describes Marcos Maidana as an “action packed” fighter and expects their styles to make for an exciting fight on May 3rd at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

WBC Welterweight World Champion and No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter Floyd “Money” Mayweather held a Las Vegas media workout in advance of his SHOWTIME PPV ® matchup against Marcos “El Chino” Maidana taking place Saturday, May 3 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

“THE MOMENT: Mayweather vs. Maidana,” is a 12-round world championship unification bout for Mayweather and Maidana’s respective 147-pound titles. This is the third fight of Mayweather’s lucrative multi-fight deal with Showtime Networks Inc. THE MOMENT is promoted by Mayweather Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by Corona, O’Reilly Auto Parts and AT&T. In the co-main event, Amir Khan faces Luis Collazo in a 12-round bout for the vacant WBC silver welterweight world title.
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