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‘Golden Girl’ To Feature On Lauren-Retzke World Title Card On July 5th

Marianne Marston, the young woman dubbed ‘Golden Girl’ by the late, great Heavyweight legend Smokin’ Joe Frazier, is set to return to the scene of her sensational debut in April, the York Hall in Bethnal Green, London, on Friday the 5th July, where she will take part in the Dave Murphy, in association with Acourtier Events, promoted ‘Independence Day’ show, which will be headlined by the [...]

Undefeated Lightweight Prospect Mel Crossty Returns To Action June 14

Next month from his hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio, undefeated lightweight up-and-coming prospect Mel “Black Diamond” Crossty (5-0-1, 1 KO) will return to action following a near 16-month layoff as he seeks his sixth consecutive win as a professional. Having turned pro in 2008, Crossty stayed consistent within the squared circle, defeating the opponents he needed to, keeping his unblemished record [...]

What’s next for the Money Team?

By Chip Mitchell: Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer alleges that he’s been actively negotiating a September showdown between Floyd “Money” Mayweather and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, a fighter almost 15 years his junior. The sticking point seems to be at which weight the fight will take place. Neither side appears to be backing down, as Alvarez, who fights at 154 and Mayweather at 147 stand firm. What’s [...]

Crossroads fight Saturday in Florida for Derrick Wilson

FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 27, 2013) - The once promising career of former amateur standout Derrick Wilson (9-4-2, 3 KOs) is at the crossroads for his 10-round main event fight this Saturday night against undefeated featherweight Braulio Santos (10-0, 9 KOs) in Sunrise, Florida. Wilson, fighting out of Fort Myers (FL), was a 2004 National Silver Gloves champion. He won 50 of 57 amateur bouts, all [...]

Analysing the career of Chris Eubank

By Matthew Mellan: Chris Eubank Sr, from the fighting Eubank family - that includes elder twin brothers Peter and Simon, cousins Bobbie Joe Edwards and Frank, and sons Chris Jr and Sebastian - was one of the most successful non-U.S. fighters in the history of the sport of boxing. The first time I remember watching Eubank fight was as a teenaged, Bronx-based Englishman taking on teak-tough Eric Holland [...]

Erik Pfeifer lights up APB “Boxer of the Week” campaign

Lausanne, Switzerland, 25 May 2013 - The AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) "Boxer of the Week" campaign put the spotlight on German powerhouse Erik Pfeifer over the last days. Highlighting the power of social media, APB has taken a new approach to conducting official interviews during this campaign by allowing boxing fans themselves to lead on the questioning. By the end of this week's campaign, Pfeifer [...]

Videos: Froch/Kessler Post Weigh-In Interviews

Kalle Sauerland talks Mikkel Kessler, the coin toss, Froch`s comments - David Haye Interview: "He´ll have to dig deep, but Carl`s hand will be raised at the end!" DAVID HAYE ON FROCH v KESSLER. BY JAMES HELDER DAVID HAYE IS MOBBED BY THE FANS AT THE FROCH v KESSLER WEIGH-IN (O2 ARENA SPENCER [...]

Video: Carl Froch 167.9, Mikkel Kessler 166.74 Weigh-In Results from London: Carl Froch 167.9 lbs vs. Mikkel Kessler 166.74 Tony Bellew 174.75 vs. Isaac Chilemba 174.25 George Groves 167.5 vs. Noe Gonzalez 167 TONY BELLEW v ISAAC CHILMBA 2 - OFFICIAL WEIGH IN VIDEO AT THE O2 CARL FROCH v MIKKEL KESSLER 2 - OFFICIAL WEIGH IN - @ THE O2 / WARRIORS' CALL / iFILM LONDON GEORGE [...]

Gary Russell, Jr., Returns to Full Training Following Left Hand Fracture

(CAPITOL HEIGHTS, MD.) - Top featherweight prospect Gary Russell, Jr. (Capitol Heights, Md.) has enjoyed a full recovery from a left hand injury, which he suffered in a March 2 victory over Vyacheslav Gusev. Doctors recommended six to eight weeks of rest and the 24-year-old heeded his physician's advice, refraining from making any contact with his left hand during that time. A well-known gym rat, Russell [...]

SARTONK Welcomes Back the International Women’s Boxing Federation by Re-releasing their Title Belt

23 May 2013, Union City, New Jersey -- Sartonk Designs is proud to announce the release of the International Women’s Boxing Federation’s (IWBF) World Championship Belt. This belt was first created for the IWBF in 1992, when the organization was founded by Frank Globuschutz. Working under Philip Valentino’s Valentino Originals, Ardash Sahaghian designed the belt for the new women’s boxing [...]

Antonio Margarito denies rumors of a possible return to the ring or financial problems

LOS ANGELES, CA.-Surprised by recent articles claiming his return to boxing ex World Champion Antonio Margarito has announced that there is absolutely no truth on a possible return to the sport or that he is suffering from financial difficulties due to a divorce. The Mexican fighter hasn't been in the ring since his December 2011 rematch loss to Miguel Cotto. He announced his retirement on June [...]

Boxing legends to attend 2nd annual all star boxing legends gala awards dinner June 1

ATLANTIC CITY – Dozens of Boxing Legends will return to Atlantic City as the 2013 summer season begins at the Jersey shore. Former boxing champions Iran Barkley, Corey Spinks, Marlon Starling, Ivan Robinson, DeMarcus Corley, William Joppy, Tony Tubbs and others, will join IBF President Daryl Peoples, and numerous other boxing personalities to be honored as Atlantic City Boxing Legends, during the [...]