Middleweight contender, “Comanche Boy” George Tahdooahnippah (32-1-2) bounced back with a 4th round knock out victory over veteran Marteze Logan, Friday, January 24th at the Chevrolet Bricktown Center in Oklahoma City, OK. In a scheduled six round bout, action was one sided, with Tahdooahnippah controlling the pace from the bell with a heavy accumalation of body shots. In round four, Tahdooahnippah connected with a left hook to the body that sent Logan down for the count. “I was happy with my performance, but know that I have more work ahead of me as I battle my way to title contention. I will not rest. I am back in the gym on Monday and ready for my next move from my team,” said Tahdooahnippah. The professional boxing card was brought to you by HD Boxing.
Two-time Irish Elite champion Tommy McCarthy has turned professional with Berkeley Sports and Media of the UK and Green Blood of Philadelphia, who signed John Joe Nevin to the pro ranks last October.
The current AIBA World No 9. ranked heavyweight joins fellow Irish fighters Nevin, Anthony Cacace, Tyrone McKenna and Ray Ginley at the Anglo Irish American stable.
McCarthy, a bronze medal winner at the 2008 AIBA World Youths, reached the last-eight at the World Championships in Kazakhstan last October. Continue reading
Indio, California (January 24, 2014) – Dominic “Trouble” Breazeale (8-0, 8 KO’s) will be returning to the ring tonight in an 8 round bout that will be televised live on Fox Sports 1 and Fox Deportes. The top U.S. Heavyweight prospect is scheduled to face Texas State Champion, Homer Fonseca (10-6-3, 3 KO’s) in a bout that is sure to be entertaining for the fans. This will be Breazeale’s first time appearing on Fox Sports 1 and Fox Deportes and he is truly excited that he is going to be showcased on national television. Continue reading
Radio Rahim interviews Virgil Hunter about Floyd Mayweather vs Amir Khan & Saul Canelo Alzarez vs Alfredo Angulo & Andre Ward vs Gennady Golovkin. Virgil Hunter and Radio Rahim have a tense exchange during which Floyd Mayweather vs Amir Khan & Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Alfredo Angulo & Andre Ward vs Gennady Golovkin are all discussed. Continue reading
Proceeds to Benefit Non-Profit Organization
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Section Live and Two Fists Promotions are uniting again to bring an exciting night of boxing to Grand Rapids. Wintertime Warfare, February 22 at The DeltaPlex Arena, will be an evening filled with action featuring West Michigan athletes and their equally skilled opponents. A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation in honor of National Cancer Prevention Month. Familiar names from last October’s boxing event at The DeltaPlex, Slugtoberfest, will be reappearing on the bout sheet for February 22. Continue reading
Junior middleweight contender Joey “Twinkle Fingers” Hernandez says he’s in the best shape of his life for his IBF elimination fight against former champion Cornelius “K9” Bundrage this Friday, January 24th, at the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California. Hernandez just finished training camp in his hometown of Miami, Florida with chief second Herman Caicedo for what is the biggest fight of the 29-year old’s career. With a win Hernandez could secure his first world title shot against current champion Carlos Molina. Continue reading
Vacant Scottish Lightweight Title
10 x 3 minute rounds at 9st 9lbs
Richard Barclay Vs Jordan McCorry
Vacant Scottish Welterweight Title
10 x 3 minute rounds at 10st 7lbs
Craig Kelly Vs Billy Campbell Continue reading
Date: Friday 24th January 2014
Where: Saltire Boxing Gym, 88 Clark Street, Paisley, PA3 1RB
Vacant Scottish Lightweight Title
10 x 3 minute rounds at 9st 9lbs Continue reading
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – (January 17, 2014) With just four days of official taping under their belt, NUVO TV’s new boxing reality show Knockout has proven to be an overwhelming mainstream success. Over the past 10 years boxing has rarely been mentioned in the mainstream media unless the news involved Floyd Mayweather Jr, Oscar De La Hoya or Manny Pacquiao.
Sites like TMZ and World Star Hip Hop have picked up footage from the taping of the show which has already generated over a million views. Continue reading
DOVER, Del. (Jan. 17, 2014) — Dover Downs Hotel & Casino with Champ’s Management announce a championship boxing event on Friday, Feb. 21, in the Rollins Center® at 7 p.m. The headline bout features welterweight “The New” Ray Robinson, of Philadelphia, Pa., fighting for the NABO title. His opponent is yet to be determined.
The undercard features Cornelius Lock, Joey Tiberi, Anthony Miller, John Bowman, David Murray, Milton Santiago, Kyrone Davis (debut). Continue reading