Las Vegas, Nevada (September 12, 2013) – In one of the sport’s most anticipated bouts of the past few years, activities leading up to this weekend’s main event, “The One” are always looked forward to by boxing aficionados and your casual fight fans. Most professional boxers dream of being on the undercard of premiere events and some are appreciative of the opportunity to fight in Las Vegas during fight week prior to Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr.’s bouts.
One boxer in particular is Dominic “Trouble” Breazeale (6-0, 6 KO’s) and will be fighting for the second time this year prior to a blockbuster event. Three weeks ago, Breazeale was featured live on Showtime Extreme and shined as he stopped his toughest opponent to date with a monstrous body shot in the fourth round. Continue reading
Cardiff’s Kyle King is planning to give Jason Cunningham his first defeat when he returns to the ring on Mick Hennessy’s ‘Undefeated’ show at Rotherham’s Magna Centre on Saturday.
King faces Doncaster’s southpaw Cunningham who is the same age but has the height advantage and boasts an undefeated 8-0 record. Cunningham’s amateur career showed his class, winning an ABA title and beating the highly rated Kid Galahad. Continue reading
With six shows under their belt for 2013, Bobby D Presents, San Diego’s premier live professional boxing promoter, is gearing up for what looks like their best edition of “San Diego Fights” yet scheduled for Thursday, September 26th. Programmed for the recognized home of San Diego live boxing, the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel in Kearny Mesa, the evening like always will feature a number of local as well as national recognized talent putting on an explosive night of prize fighting. Continue reading
Los Angeles, CA, September 11, 2013 — Maricela “LaDiva” Cornejo, the undefeated and third ranked middleweight in the United States according to BoxRec, will battle Tiffanie Ward on Friday, September 20 at the Silver Reef Casino in suburban Seattle for the UBF All-Americas Middleweight Championship. The fight will also include Cornejo’s defense of her Boxing Illustrated Middleweight Championship belt. Continue reading
“He ain’t gonna do shit! He ain’t gonna do shit! And his trainer ain’t gonna do shit…get the F out of here…Vegas don’t know nothing. The world don’t know nothing. Only I know everything,” stated world-class trainer Angel Garcia, who erupted on Lucas Matthyssee and his fans, letting them know that come Saturday, his son, unified jr. welterweight champion Danny Garcia, will be victorious.
Garcia (26-0, 20 KO’s) will defend his WBC, WBA Super and Ring Magazine Super Lightweight World Titles against WBC Interim Super Lightweight World Champion Matthysse (34-2, 32 KO’s) in the 12-round co-featured bout of “THE ONE” MAYWEATHER VS. CANELO” on Saturday, Sept. 14 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. The fight will be produced and televised live on SHOWTIME PPV®. Continue reading
MGM Grand – Las Vegas, Nevada – WBC/WBA Super World light middleweight title
Odds courtesy of Bovada:
Who will win the fight between Floyd “Money” Mayweather and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez
Floyd “Money” Mayweather 5/14 (-280)
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez 11/5 (+220) Continue reading
BOSTON (September 7, 2013) – All pictures by Emily Harney / Big Six Entertainment– Big Six Entertainment, in association with Danny Kelly Promotions, presented an entertaining club-show – “Changing The Game” – tonight at The Royale Nightclub Boston (formerly The Roxy).
In the featured fight of the evening, previously undefeated light welterweight Carlos “The Dragon” Candelario (3-0, 1 KO) used an effective body attack to establish an early advantage against veteran “Steamin'” Josh Beeman (4-13-4, 2 KOs). Beeman, however, dropped Candelario at the end of the third round with a picture-perfect left hook to deadlock the scoring, and switch the momentum of the fight. It all came down to the fourth and final round, in which Beeman prevailed to win a majority decision (38-37, 38-37, 38-38). Beeman hadn’t won a fight in nearly five years, going 0-11-2 during that stretch. Continue reading
Someone’s ‘0’ must go at the ‘Celtic Clash’, but stylish switch hitting former Irish amateur champion Declan Trainor is determined that he will maintain his clean slate when he faces fellow unbeaten Sligo fighter Stephen ‘Block’ Reynolds for the Celtic Nations cruiserweight title on a bumper bill at the Devenish Complex in Belfast on Saturday, September 14. Continue reading
WHAT: “Changing The Game” Official Weights
(0-0-1), Boston, MA 271 lbs.
(0-1), Lawrence, MA 216 lbs. Continue reading
MANCHESTER, N.H. (September 6, 2013) – Hot prospect Danny “Bhoy” O’Connor (22-1, 7 KOs) headlines the 12th annual Fight To Educate (FTE) Pro-Am charity boxing event in an eight-round bout against welterweight Raul Tovar (11-7-1, 4 KOs), Thursday night, September 12 at Verizon Wireless Center in Manchester, New Hampshire. Continue reading