FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 27, 2013) – The once promising career of former amateur standout Derrick Wilson (9-4-2, 3 KOs) is at the crossroads for his 10-round main event fight this Saturday night against undefeated featherweight Braulio Santos (10-0, 9 KOs) in Sunrise, Florida.… Read Article
By Matthew Mellan: Chris Eubank Sr, from the fighting Eubank family – that includes elder twin brothers Peter and Simon, cousins Bobbie Joe Edwards and Frank, and sons Chris Jr and Sebastian – was one of the most successful non-U.S. fighters in the history of the sport of boxing.
The first time I remember watching Eubank fight was as a teenaged, Bronx-based Englishman taking on teak-tough Eric Holland on SportsChannel America in what was the … Read Article
Lausanne, Switzerland, 25 May 2013 – The AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) “Boxer of the Week” campaign put the spotlight on German powerhouse Erik Pfeifer over the last days.
Highlighting the power of social media, APB has taken a new approach to conducting official interviews during this campaign by allowing boxing fans themselves to lead on the questioning. By the end of this week’s campaign, Pfeifer had received questions from fans based in 10 different countries … Read Article
Kalle Sauerland talks Mikkel Kessler, the coin toss, Froch`s comments – David Haye Interview: “He´ll have to dig deep, but Carl`s hand will be raised at the end!” … Read Article
Weigh-In Results from London:
Carl Froch 167.9 lbs vs. Mikkel Kessler 166.74
Tony Bellew 174.75 vs. Isaac Chilemba 174.25
George Groves 167.5 vs. Noe Gonzalez 167
TONY BELLEW v ISAAC CHILMBA 2 – OFFICIAL WEIGH IN VIDEO AT THE O2 … Read Article
(CAPITOL HEIGHTS, MD.) – Top featherweight prospect Gary Russell, Jr. (Capitol Heights, Md.) has enjoyed a full recovery from a left hand injury, which he suffered in a March 2 victory over Vyacheslav Gusev. Doctors recommended six to eight weeks of rest and the 24-year-old heeded his physician’s advice, refraining from making any contact with his left hand during that time. A well-known gym rat, Russell didn’t stop training, only altering his daily workouts to … Read Article
23 May 2013, Union City, New Jersey — Sartonk Designs is proud to announce the release of the International Women’s Boxing Federation’s (IWBF) World Championship Belt.… Read Article
LOS ANGELES, CA.-Surprised by recent articles claiming his return to boxing ex World Champion Antonio Margarito has announced that there is absolutely no truth on a possible return to the sport or that he is suffering from financial difficulties due to a divorce.
The Mexican fighter hasn’t been in the ring since his December 2011 rematch loss to Miguel Cotto. He announced his retirement on June of last year. Currently, the ‘Tijuana Tornado’ is living … Read Article
ATLANTIC CITY – Dozens of Boxing Legends will return to Atlantic City as the 2013 summer season begins at the Jersey shore. Former boxing champions Iran Barkley, Corey Spinks, Marlon Starling, Ivan Robinson, DeMarcus Corley, William Joppy, Tony Tubbs and others, will join IBF President Daryl Peoples, and numerous other boxing personalities to be honored as Atlantic City Boxing Legends, during the 2nd Annual All Star Boxing Legends Gala tribute awards dinner on Saturday, June … Read Article
After reach his first world championship last March 9th in Costa Mesa, CA. Through Argenis “La Tormenta” Mendez, when the Dominican fighter annihilate in four rounds Mexican Juan Carlos Salgado to snatch the IBF super featherweight world title. Acquinity Sports expected to get two more titles by Joan Guzman and Claudio Marrero before the end of 2013.
Henry Rivalta and Gary Jonas Acquinity Sports top executives are negotiating with different promoters and for now, they … Read Article