Oct. 22, 2013 – HBO Sports® debuts an all-new installment of “2 Days” when the feature segment returns Tuesday, Nov. 5 at 10:15 p.m. (ET/PT) with a behind-the-scenes look at super middleweight sensation Andre Ward, one of boxing’s elite pound-for-pound fighters. “2 Days” is a revealing and intimate look at a 48-hour span in the life of a boxer in the lead-up to one of his fights and the next edition will focus on super middleweight champ Andre Ward. HBO cameras followed the engaging and compelling fighter prior to his showdown with 175-pound champ Chad Dawson in Oakland. Continue reading
Just off the I-10 freeway in Southern California stands an electric-powered billboard that flashes images of upcoming events, and in-between promoting an upcoming Cher concert and the inaugural game for the Ontario Reign minor league hockey team is an advertisement that simply states, ‘The Return’, with a picture of the consensus No. 2 fighter in the world, Andre Ward, and the date of November 16.
The Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California will be the venue for ‘The Return’ of the fighter who is the closest ranked to the No. 1 boxer in the world in Floyd Mayweather Jr. Continue reading
Andre Ward is set to fight Edwin Rodriguez Nov 16th in Ontario, California
The Pugilist KOrner: Sugar Hill, Edwin Rodriguez, Bryan Vera, Jermall Charlo, Justin De Loach, and Karim Mayfield
At 9PM ESP/6PM PST, the Sports Krib proudly presents expert trainer and Kronk Gym leader Javan “Sugar” Hill, Super Middleweight contender Edwin “La Bomba” Rodriguez, Middleweight contender Bryan “The Warrior” Vera, Junior Middleweight prospect “The Hitman” Jermall Charlo, Welterweight prospect Justin De Loach, and Junior Welterweight prospect Karim “Hard Hitta” Mayfield on tonight’s episode of “The Pugilist KOrner”.
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WBA and RING Super Middleweight World Champion and 2011 Fighter of the Year, Andre “S.O.G.” Ward (26-0, 14 KOs) makes his long-awaited return to the ring to defend his 168-pound championships in Ontario, CA at the Citizens Business Bank Arena (45 minutes south east from Los Angeles) as he takes on the #1 world-rated Super Middleweight contender Edwin “La Bomba” Rodriguez (24-0, 16 KOs) on Saturday, November 16, 2013. Continue reading
The Pugilist KOrner: Delvin Rodriguez, Vic Darchinyan, Virgil Hunter, Rick Morones Jr, and Joel Diaz
Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, the Sports Krib proudly presents Junior Middleweight contender Delvin Rodriguez, three-division world champion Vic “The Raging Bull” Darchinyan, elite level fight trainer Virgil Hunter, expert boxing trainer Rick Morones Jr, and expert boxing coach Joel Diaz
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Returning to “The Pugilist KOrner” will be Junior Middleweight contender Delvin Rodriguez (28-6-3, 16 KOs). The Connecticut resident will discuss his upcoming October 5th bout with future Hall of Famer Miguel Angel Cotto, which is scheduled to be broadcast on HBO. Continue reading
SHERMAN OAKS, CA (September 20, 2013) – Following slightly more than a year’s absence from the ring due to injury, Bay Area hero, 2004 U.S. Olympic gold medalist and current WBA and Ring Magazine World Super Middleweight Champion, Andre “S.O.G.” Ward makes his highly anticipated return to the ring defending his title against Edwin Rodriguez on Saturday, November 16 at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, CA.
Simply and appropriately billed as “The Return,” Ward (26-0, 13 KOs) will risk his title against the undefeated Rodriguez (24-0, 16 KOs) in the scheduled 12-round World Championship main event which will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing® beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT. Continue reading
New York, NY(7/31/13) – Edwin Rodriguez and Larry Army Jr., of Elite Management LLC, have jointly announced that their professional relationship has ended amicably under a settlement that has been mutually agreed upon. Edwin appreciates the partnership that he had with Larry since April 2008. He is looking forward to focusing on the next stage of his boxing career and his ultimate goal of winning a world championship. Larry is also moving ahead with his career, having just signed undefeated lightweight prospect Ivan Redkach (14-0, 12 KOs) to a managerial contract, and with other signings looming on the horizon. Continue reading
New York, NY (7/23/13) – With DiBella Entertainment stable-mate Edwin Rodriguez yelling from ringside to “Make your statement!”, Ryan “The Polish Prince” Kielczweski (17-0) did just that this past Friday in his national TV debut on ESPN’s Friday Night Fights. Kielczweski, of Quincy, Mass., scored a sensational one-punch KO over the previously undefeated Puerto Rican knockout artist Miguel Soto (now 11-1, 11KO’s) in the fifth round of their scheduled eight-round super featherweight contest at Rockingham Park in DBE Salem, NH. The knockout was so spectacular that it was voted as the fifth best play of the day on that evening’s ESPN Top 10. Continue reading
The Law Offices of Mario Davila is proud to present Super Middleweight contender Edwin “La Bomba” Rodriguez, Junior Middleweight prospect Glen Tapia, Super Middleweight prospect Brandon Gonzales, trainer and mentor Gary Rusell Sr, IFBA Bantamweight Champion Christina Ruiz, and Super Flyweight prospect Bruno Escalante on this week’s edition of “The Pugilist KOrner”!!
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Returning to “The Pugilist KOrner” will be Super Middleweight Contender Edwin “La Bomba” Rodriguez (24-0, 16 KOs). The hard punching fighter will discuss his future in the talent enriched 168 pound weight division, and will also examine his dominant performance over Denis Grachev this past Saturday night in Monte Carlo. Continue reading