May 18, 2013 – In the face of adversity, ‘Wild’ Will Tomlinson (21-0-1, 12 KOs) overcame a brave performance from Malcolm ‘Stone’ Klassen (27-6-2, 14 KOs) to retain his IBO super-featherweight title via a controversial unanimous points decision in an enthralling battle of wills at The Melbourne Pavilion overnight. … Read Article
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (May 18, 2013) – Massachusetts defeated New York, 9-3, in tonight’s Battle of the Badges 5 (BOB5) at Foxwoods Resort Casino, pitting law enforcement amateur boxing teams in a fundraising event. New York holds a 3-2 advantage in the BOB series.… Read Article
May 19, 2013 – Gary Shaw Productions in association with Grange Old School Boxing, Matchroom Boxing and Greg Cohen Productions are pleased to announce the finalization of a fight between two of the middleweight division’s best and most exciting as IBF champion Daniel Geale (29-1, 15 KOs) has signed on to defend his title against highly regarded contender Darren Barker (25-1, 16 KO’s). The 12-round championship bout will take place at Turning Stone Resort Casino … Read Article
International Boxing Federation Africa (IBF/AFICA) – SATURDAY 18 MAY, 2013, DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA – The battle for the “IBF Pan Pacific Jr. Welterweight” turned into the battle of the young Titans when two of the finest boxers’ one from Africa (Tanzania) Jonas Segu and the other one from South East Asia (Thailand) Patomsuk Pathompothong met at the city of Golden Palaces of Bangkok, Thailand 17 May, 2013.… Read Article
May 17, 2013 – Tonight featherweight prospect Guy Robb (11-1, 4 KO’s) marched forward with a unanimous decision victory against John Herrera (4-7-1, 2 KOs) at the Celebrity Theater in Phoenix, Arizona. … Read Article
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Saturday, May 18, 2013
RUBEN ZAYAS MONTAÑEZ COLISEUM, TRUJILLO ALTO, PUERTO RICO
(WBO NABO Title 126lbs – 10 Rounds)
ALICIO CASTAÑEDA – 125 lbs. VS. GAMALIER RODRIGUEZ – 125 lbs.… Read Article
1. Dusty Hernandez-Harrison vs Eddie Soto
Washington, D.C. Pawtucket, RI
145 lbs. 143 lbs.
14-0, 8 KO’s 12-6, 4 KO’s… Read Article
(Photo credit: Casino/Showtime) By John G. Thompson: While March’s clash between Timothy Bradley and Ruslan Provodnikov stands as the clear favorite for Fight of the Year (with honorable mention to Alvarado vs. Rios), this Saturday’s bout between IBF light welterweight champion Lamont “Havoc” Peterson (31-1-1, 16 KO’s) and “interim” WBC light welterweight champ Lucas Martin Matthysse (33-2, 31 KO’s) seems bound to produce the kind of fireworks which might put it in contention.
The match … Read Article
As things continue to progress and evolve for internationally known nonprofit Find A Dream, renowned boxing trainer and Board Member Buddy McGirt recently gave his thoughts on the importance of what the organization provides.
“What Find A Dream is about, helping kids by offering them boxing and other avenue, it is great,” said McGirt. “Anything that is going to help them in the long run is huge, and what Find A Dream is doing for … Read Article
(Picture: Photo Wende) Wladimir Klitschko can come. That’s what must have gone through the mind of Alexander Povetkin on Friday night after he finished off Andrzej Wawrzyk inside three rounds. It was obvious that the Pole was over his head from the get go and was sent to the canvas on three occasions before the 33-year-old Russian was declared the winner and still WBA Heavyweight Champion of the world.
The defending champion started of slowly … Read Article