With a completely sold-out crowd at the Foo Chow Building in Singapore, and televised to around 100 million homes across Asia by Eleven Sports Network, arguably the biggest professional boxing event in Singapore history went ahead on Friday night, February 17. … Read Article
It’s not often that a boxing event can actually deliver on the promise of an historic night of action, but on March 18, such a guarantee can be made.
Two of Ontario’s biggest stars of the past decade will return home on the same night. Logan Cotton McGuinness and Samuel Vargas return to a ring in Ontario, as “The Boys Are Back In Town” at the Powerade Centre in Brampton.… Read Article
Now less than five weeks remaining until Adrian Granat’s fight against Alexander Dimitrenko in Malmö, Sweden.
This week`s Monday, Granat traveled to Spain for a training camp with the legendary trainer Roman Anuchin (previously with Team Mayweather).… Read Article
Well-known Florida-based manager/trainer Herman Caicedo proudly announces the signing of three of his world-class Dominican fighters, former WBA Super World Bantamweight Champion and WBA #2, WBC #11 contender Juan Carlos Payano, WBA #3 featherweight Claudio “The Matrix” Marrero, and well-respected featherweight contender Yenifel “The Lightning” Vicente, to multi-year managerial agreements with Jay Jimenez of King Kong Boxing Management.… Read Article
This Friday night, undefeated Canadian prospect Henry Stewart will step between the ropes of the squared circle as he looks for his third consecutive victory as a prizefighter.
The 22-year-old Toronto native exploded into the professional boxing scene last April with an impressive KO win, and followed up with another victory a month later. … Read Article
Jerry Izenberg’s new book, ONCE THERE WERE GIANTS, On Sale TODAY!
new book from legendary sportswriter Jerry Izenberg, as witnessed throughout his illustrious sixty-year career.
Of all the memories made in ballparks and arenas from California to New York, there was nothing to rival that magic moment that could grab a heavyweight fight crowd by its collective jugular vein and trigger a tsunami of raw emotion before a single punch had even been thrown.… Read Article
When I look at Deontay Wilder, I see an unsure, scared fighter. He’s crazy with his technique and worried about being hit. When you are that worried about getting hit, when you do get hit, you usually get knocked out.” Luis Ortiz
Responding to WBC Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder’s recent public statements, former WBA Interim Heavyweight Champion Luis Ortiz would like to let him know: “I signed up for the WBC/VADA Clean Boxing Program last … Read Article
Three belt former world boxing champion Nate “The Galaxxy Warrior” Campbell stars in his new internet TV talk show: Experience The Galaxxy with Nate Campbell. The Premier episode airs this Saturday January 28, 2017 at 7 p.m. ET.… Read Article
Statement from Michael Williams (Haymon lawyer) – On behalf of our clients, Haymon Sports, LLC and its CEO, Alan Haymon, we are very pleased with the decision of the Court to grant summary judgment and dismiss all of the meritless claims filed by Golden Boy Promotions. The Court’s ruling makes clear that the efforts by Haymon Sports were intended to, and actually did, increase competition in the boxing industry, to the benefit of the boxers, … Read Article
Next Sunday, in Macau, Carlos Takam will fight for the vacant IBF Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship
On January 29, at Cotai Arena-Venetian Resort in Macau, Carlos Takam will challenge Marcin Rekowski for the vacant IBF Intercontinental heavyweight title. Takam is already in Macau with OPI Since 82 President Salvatore Cherchi, Christian Cherchi, manager/trainer Joseph Germain and assistant trainer Ammar Sakraoui. It’s a huge opportunity for Takam, who is ranked n.5 in the world by the International … Read Article