Freddie Roach confirms that Manny Pacquiao is Training For Floyd Mayweather…and, “I know nothing…let’s be positive,” stated Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum, who was tight-lipped regarding an update on negotiations for the long-awaited mega-fight between undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather and 8-division world champion Manny Pacquiao. Check out what else he did have to say to FightHype.com Continue reading
With the NBA Trade Deadline coming to a head and Snow continuing to hammer the East Coast and snowing people in, the Sport Swami and his co-host Sasha Sean are heating things up as they bring in some rising stars. This week the duo bring on a record seven guests this week from around the world of boxing and MMA. Its a jam packed two hours of action and excitement only on LAST ALL on www.cyberstationusa.com. This week’s guests include: Continue reading
Xcite Fight Promotions are delighted to announce the signing of former European Middleweight champion Kerry Hope. The proud Welshman recently relocated to Brisbane and is under the tutelage of Gareth Williams. Sporting a record of 20 wins and 7 defeats, he has his sights firmly set on the Pacific region’s top Middleweights. “Firstly, I’m very happy to have signed with Xcite Fight Promotions. I am looking forward to the next chapter in my career. I’d like a couple of fights to just shake off the rust and then move onto fights that can be easily made, such as Les Sherrington, Gunnar Jackson and Jarrod Fletcher. Of course my aim has to be the best Middleweights in Australia, Daniel Geale and Sam Soliman, but realistically they are a few fights away.” Continue reading
On February 14th, 2015 the World Boxing Council (WBC) will celebrate its 52nd anniversary. Turkish Promoter Ahmet Öner has a special “birthday present” for the world’s biggest and most influential sanctioning body by hosting four WBC title fights on one night in Adana, Turkey. Continue reading
Amasheh to defend the WBC Silver flyweight championship against Teeraporn Pannimit on March 6th in Berlin (live on Eurosport Continue reading
Top U.S. Heavyweight prospect Dominic “Trouble” Breazeale (13-0, 12 KO’s) returns to the ring next month in one of the most anticipated boxing events of the year. The “Premier Boxing Champions” series kicks off its inaugural series March 7th in Las Vegas, Nevada on prime-time NBC, and Breazeale is scheduled to be featured on the under card of the Thurman vs. Guerrero and Broner vs. Molina Jr. main-events. Continue reading
Bernard Hopkins has branded Carl Froch a “coward” and told the WBA king to pick his own venue for a world title clash.
Yonkers, New York, Feb. 11 – The iconic New York Daily News Golden Gloves returns to Empire City Casino for the fifth consecutive year on Wednesday, March 11. The 2015 semi-finals of the fabled amateur boxing tournament will be hosted on the casino’s fourth floor. Continue reading
While on break from training with Mexico’s national boxing team at the Olympic Center in Mexico City, Sulem Urbina, Mexico’s amateur representative at flyweight, participated in various National Football League charity and celebrity events centered around Super Bowl XLIX. The events included the Players and Pets Charity Party, Wounded Warriors Amputee Football Game (WWAFT), Knockout Bullying Day Event, Madden Bowl, Super Brawl Showdown, and DirecTV’s Super Bowl Party. Urbina, a twenty-four year old, Mexican born, U.S. resident, and a 2016 Olympic hopeful, talked about her busy week in Arizona. She said, “I really enjoyed all the events last week. Each event touched my heart in different ways, allowed me to give back, and meet so many new people.” Continue reading
Ryan Kielczewski (21-0), Mark DeLuca (12-0) and Jonathan Guzman (17-0) to headline Murphy’s Boxing, “The Memorial Series” boxing card on Thursday, February 26th 2015 at Melrose Memorial Hall in Melrose, MA. 590 Main ST. More local talent to be announced shortly.
Tickets for Thursday February 26th 2015 at Melrose Memorial Hall in Melrose are on sale now at murphysboxing.com. Tickets are priced $100, $65 for ringside, $40 for GA seating. Proceeds to benefit The Claddagh Fund on behalf “The Mass Fallen Heroes Memorial.” Continue reading