MGM Grand – Las Vegas, Nevada – WBC/WBA Super World light middleweight title
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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
RingTV’s Dominic Verdin spoke to Gennady Golovkin and Curtis Stevens at the L.A. presser for their Nov. 2 middleweight title bout in NYC. Golovkin: “It’s a dangerous fight for us. It will be a short fight because he talks too much.” Stevens: “I’m going to show him what a real middleweight hits like.” Continue reading
Miami, FL: The successful series of Boxeo TELEMUNDO Ford will have the second show of the fall series in Mexico City on Friday, September 27, 2013 at the popular Salon Jose Cuervo.
In the main event WBO Youth Super flyweight Champion David “El Severo” Carmona will defend against fellow countryman Antonio “El Tostado” Tostado in a clash schedule for 10 Rounds. Continue reading
Boxing champ Tommy Morrison — who starred in “Rocky 5″ — died from a blood infection … so says his death certificate which contains no mentions of either HIV or AIDS, TMZ has learned.
According to his death certificate, filed in Nebraska, the 44-year-old died from cardiac arrest … stemming from a blood infection known as Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Septicemia. Continue reading
Gennady Golovkin spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes (in improving English) about what he hopes is an “historic” clash with fellow puncher Curtis Stevens at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 2. “It’s a great fight for everybody,” said the undefeated WBA middleweight titleholder. “Stevens is strong with American style, Brooklyn style. Look at him, he’s like Mike Tyson.” Continue reading
Tensions were high at Wednesday’s final press conference for Saturday’s heavyweight showdown between contenders Chris Arreola and Seth Mitchell. After Mitchell stated that Arreola lost every time he has stepped up, Arreola said he is taking a step way down in facing Mitchell and told Seth you “f—– up by trying to fight me.” Continue reading