New boxing promoter Mick Gatto is thrilled to bring out American and Middleweight, Super Middleweight & Cruiserweight and two time Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year, James “Lights Out” Toney to Australia to fight in the main event against Australia’s undefeated Heavyweight boxing champion Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne in Melbourne’s Convention and Exhibition Centre on Sunday 28th April from 2pm.
“Im looking forward to coming to Australia where I’ll be fighting Lucas “The Clown” Browne where im gonna knock his lights out” says Toney.
Toney (74 – 45 by KO – 7 losses, 3 draws) has been a World Boxing Champion in the heavyweight, cruiserweight, middleweight, super cruiserweight, light heavyweight, and super middleweight divisions and is still a force to be reckoned with at 44 years of age. He will be fighting his next battle in the heavyweight division on his first ever fight in Australia. Perth’s Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne, 33, has never been beaten, having won 15 fights including 14 KO’s. Continue reading
Emmanuel Robles 142 vs. Joshua Marks 140.5
David Barragan 152 vs. Moses Alvizo 151.5
Jonathan Quiroz 110 vs. Javier Barragan 112
Aracely Tinoco 115 vs. Guadalupe Gutierrez 115
Erick Ituarte 128 vs. Pablo Batres 132 Continue reading
This Friday night at the Hurst Conference Center in Hurst Texas, Undefeated Olympian Luis “The Latin Legend” Yanez (6-0-1) will face his toughest test against former NABF Bantamweight Champion Timur Shailezov (16-6-1) for the vacant WBC (USNBC) Super Flyweight Title. Continue reading
Hall Of Fame Boxing Announcer Al Bernstein, will be ringside to call the Super Welterweight title unification match between WBC
Champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and WBA Champ Austin Trout on February 20th in San Antonio Texas. The fight will be shown on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING. Continue reading
Puerto Rican, Miguel “Mikito” Soto ( 10-0, 10 KO’s ) will be in action this Saturday, April 20 at the Manuel Iguina Coliseum in Arecibo, Puerto Rico.
Soto has been out of action since April 13, 2012, when in the main event defeated experienced Mexican, Leopoldo González by way of knockout at 2 minutes and 16 seconds of the first round in a card held Hatillo, Puerto Rico.
“Although I have not fought for a little more than a year, I’ve been working out and keeping my condition in the gym. I’m Very happy to return, because this is how I earn my living and support my family. Personal issues are over, we are here and will not stop until I reach my goal, “said “Mikito” Soto. Continue reading
MONTREAL (April 18, 2013) – Yesterday at noon, the International Boxing Federation (IBF) issued a statement about Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM)-promoted Kevin Bizier being appointed as the new mandatory challenger to IBF world welterweight champion Devon Alexander. Alexander was scheduled to face his mandatory challenger, Kell Brook, of England, May 18 in Atlantic City on Showtime, but Brook was injured during training and had to withdraw. To ensure Bizier’s presence in Atlantic City to fight Alexander, Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaeffer also contacted the president of GYM, Yvon Michel, offering a very attractive proposition. Continue reading
Big-punching Jimmy Kelly Jnr is looking to continue the impressive start to his pro career when he appears at his hometown’s Wythenshawe Forum on Friday May 10.
Undefeated in six, with four KOs, the light-middleweight will top the VIP Promotions card and fight for his first belt, the British Masters (Bronze) title, when he takes on Max Maxwell. Continue reading
Chris Robinson catches up with WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather (43-0, 26 KO’s) inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada, as he speaks during his media day
Floyd Mayweather heavy bag workout Continue reading
InThisCornerTV.com was at the IBA gym in Las Vegas and Smitty spoke with Robert Guerrero as he prepares for his May 4 bout against undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr.. The fight is available in Showtime PPV.
Chris Robinson and other boxing scribes catch up with Robert ‘The Ghost’ Guerrero during his media workout in Las Vegas, Nevada at the IBA Gym ahead of his May 4th bout with Floyd Mayweather. Guerrero speaks on his face off with Mayweather on television and speaks on what would happen if Floyd confronted him at their weigh-in. Continue reading
Matthew Holt has been appointed Chief Executive (CEO) of the British Amateur Boxing Association (BABA), which runs the World Class Performance Programme for Olympic boxing. Continue reading