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Fans Attending Mansour-Kassin Fight Can Watch Hopkins-Kovalev on TV Screens

Bethlehem, PA: Fans attending the Nov. 8 heavyweight battle between Amir Mansour, of Wilmington, DE, and Fred Kassi, of New Orleans, LA, will be able to watch the HBO telecast of the Bernard Hopkins-Sergey Kovalev fight on numerous TV screens in the Vision Bar at the entrance to the Events Center. Anyone with a ticket to the Mansour-Kassi contest will be permitted into the Vision Bar under [...]

Peltz: Amir Mansour trumps age with big punch

In his last fight in April, heavyweight Amir Mansour, 42, lost a brutally contested unanimous 10-round decision to former RING cruiserweight champion Steve Cunningham, whom Mansour outweighed, 222.5-to-206. “Amir is an exciting fighter who has just got to get himself back into mix,” said promoter J Russell Peltz of Mansour, who dropped the 38-year-old Cunningham in the fifth only to be later [...]

Mansour vs Kassi Nov 8 at Sands – Tickets on Sale Now

Heavyweight powerhouse Amir "Hardcore" Mansour (20-1, 15 KOs) headlines the final Fight Night edition of 2014 with a ten-round heavyweight battle against Frederic "Big Fred" Kassi (18-2, 10 KOs) on Nov. 8live from Sands Resort Casino in Bethlehem, PA. The Mansour-Kassi match-up will serve as the main event on a triple header edition of Fight Night. Tickets are on sale now. This will be the third [...]

Cunningham vs. Mansour: Will the U.S.S. Cunningham prove to be too hardcore for Amir?

There’s a time when even the most protected fighters get the first true test of their careers. There is no comparing Steve Cunningham’s resume, which is deep and full of recognizable names, to Amir Mansour resume. Will Cunningham’s experience and reach advantage be too “hardcore” for Mansour to overcome? We will find out this Friday night from Philly on the NBC Sports Network. Amir Mansour’s [...]

Photos: Cunningham vs. Mansour Weights

Philadelphia, PA: This evening at the Hyatt Regency at Penns Landing in Philadelphia, PA Cunnningham, Mansour, Stevens, Johnson and the undercard fighters weighed-in for tomorrow night's much anticipated fight at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA live on NBCSN Fight Night. Below are the weights and photos from the event: Photos by Rich Graessle/Main Events Steve Cunningham Amir Mansour Philadelphia, [...]

Cunningham-Mansour Final Press Conference Quotes

photos by Rich Graessle/Main Events -- Philadelphia, PA: This afternoon fans and the media were treated to a verbal sparring match between Steve "USS" Cunningham and Amir "Hardcore" Mansour as they faced each other at the final press conference for this Friday's fight at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia and on NBCSN Fight Night. Amir's words incited a vocal reaction from Cunningham. The quotes [...]

Steve Cunningham vs. Amir Mansour Live on NBCSN Fight Night Friday April 4 at 10 p.m. ET

NBCSN presents Fight Night this Friday at 10 p.m. ET featuring a bout between Steve “USS” Cunningham (26-6-0, 12 KOs) and Amir “Hardcore” Mansour (20-0-0, 15 KOs) for the USBA Heavyweight Title from the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia. Cunningham is a Philadelphia native who learned to box in the United States Navy and has not fought in front of his hometown crowd in eleven years. Mansour [...]

Cunningham-Mansour Scouting Report: Can experience defeat power?

Philadelphia, PA: Steve "USS" Cunningham (26-6-0, 12 KOs) has been boxing professionally for almost 14 years and has 32 professional fights under his belt, his opponent USBA Heavyweight Champion Amir "Hardcore" Mansour (20-0-0, 15 KOs) has much less professional experience but honed his boxing skills while serving time in a federal corrections facility and has "Hardcore" knockout power. When these [...]

Amir Mansour: Ready To Go To Hell And Back

Philadelphia, PA: Yesterday members of the media gathered at the Joe Hand Boxing Gym in Philadelphia, PA for Amir "Hardcore" Mansour's (20-0-0, 15 KOs) workout where the heavyweight claimed to be in the best shape of his career as he gears up to defend his USBA Heavyweight Title against Philadelphia's own Steve "USS" Cunningham (26-6-0, 12 KOs) Friday, April 4 on NBCSN Fight Night live from the Liacouras [...]

Video: Cunningham – Mansour Press Conference

Philadelphia, PA: This afternoon at the Joe Hand Boxing Gym in Philadelphia, PA members of the media gathered for the kick-off press conference for the Friday, April 4th fight at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA between Steve "USS" Cunningham (26-6-0, 12 KOs) of Philadelphia, PA and Amir "Hardcore" Mansour (20-0-0, 15 KOs) of Wilmington, DE. The fight will be for the USBA Heavyweight Title [...]

Tickets on Sale Tomorrow for Cunningham – Mansour

Philadelphia, PA: Tomorrow at 10:00 AM ET tickets will go on sale for the Friday, April 4th heavyweight showdown between Philadelphia's own Steve "USS" Cunningham (26-6-0, 12 KOs) and Amir "Hardcore" Mansour (20-0-0, 15 KOs) for Mansour's USBA Heavyweight Title at the Liacouras Center on the campus of Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. The fight is the main event on NBCSN Fight Night beginning [...]

Amir Mansour Stops Kelvin Price

Photo: Larry Levanti/Main Events - Heavyweight Amir Mansour, 20-0, 15 KOs, floored Kelvin Price, 14-2, 6 KOs, in rounds five and seven en route to a sixth round TKO victory in the main event at Resorts International Hotel Casino. The fight was televised on Fight Night by NBC Sports Network, and was Mansour's national TV debut. Mansour, Wilmington, DE, was the harder puncher and eventually wore down [...]