Heavyweight contender Edmund Gerber knocked out three sparring partners while preparing for his planned WBC Silver International title defense scheduled for this Saturday (July 11th) at GETEC-Arena in Magdeburg, Germany. The hard hitting German returns to the ring after being sidelined for more than one year due to an injury. “It was hard for me to take such a long break. I am just happy to finally be back in action Saturday night”, states Gerber. … Read Article
WBA World Heavyweight Championship Chagaev vs. Pianeta in Magdeburg
WBA World Heavyweight Champion Ruslan Chagaev will get a special musical support for his upcoming title defense against Francesco Pianeta next Saturday (July 11th) at GETEC Arena in Magdeburg, Germany. Russian Rap-Superstar Timati will perform live at Chagaev’s walk-in.… Read Article
My man Floyd!
My name is Anthony “The Man” Mundine! I am the uncrowned best athlete of all time! (check my resume😊). I was a rugby superstar before I quit at the top of my game due to racism & politics to take up boxing!… Read Article
Dariusz Sek is the new WBC Eurasia Pacific Boxing Council Light Heavyweight Champion. The 28-year-old southpaw from Tarnow (Poland) forced local hero Shefat Isufi to retire in the eighth round of their exciting and very entertaining EPBC title fight Saturday night at Circus Krone in Munich, Germany. Sek started aggressively and won the first round but Isufi quickly adjusted and took control dominating rounds two to four by forcing Sek in the infight and landing … Read Article
Tomorrow (Saturday, July 4th) Shefat Isufi (17-2-2) will take on Poland’s Dariusz Sek (22-2-1) for the vacant WBC Eurasia Pacific Boxing Council Light Heavyweight Championship. Isufi won the EPBC cruiserweight title in March and is coming back down to his natural weight of 175 lbs. when he faces the experience Sek who prepared for the fight sparring some rounds with no other than IBF / WBO / WBA Super Champion Sergey Kovalev.… Read Article
Nonito Donaire Sr. trained boxer, welterweight Rudy Macedo (1-0 1KO) of Novato, CA hasn’t been in the ring since October of last year when he put together an impressive knockout of Mario Aguirre in Sacramento, CA.
Macedo, a highly decorated amateur world champion who was a PAL champion, 5 times silver gloves champion, golden gloves champ, is now looking to take his 70 plus amateur fights into the professional game. Macedo, who is barely over … Read Article
This year, the NATVS® campaign tells the stories of local born superstars and emerging talent with a series of documentaries. Over the next few months, we will roll out profiles of boxer Dusty Harrison, band Rdgldgrn, DC-United goalie Bill Hamid, and other artists, athletes and personalities united by their relentless dedication to following their own paths but also recognizing their cities as their home. These documentaries will support the “NATVS™” photography series, which will be … Read Article
Super featherweight prospect Andy “El Tiburon” Vences (12-0 8KOs) of San Jose, CA continued his winning ways knocking out Santiago “The Wolf” Guevara (8-2 3KOs) in the fourth round of the co-main event of ‘Golden Boy Live’ on Fox Sports 1. For Vences, this is his sixth straight knockout in a division that is not known for knockout artists historically as his victory over Guevara was his most impressive of his career as he defeated … Read Article
Hincley, MN- Cruiserweights Phil Williams and Al Sands are slated to meet in Minnesota’s most anticipated boxing event of the year on August 28th at Grand Casino Hinckley.… Read Article
Oakland, CA – Middleweight prospect Aaron “Heavy Metal” Coley (10-1-1 6KOs) of Hayward, CA returned to his winning ways by beating tough veteran Yosmani Abreu who has been offering prospects all they can handle up until this point in his career. Coley who earned an unanimous decision winning every round of the six round fight was pleased with the performance, but not completely satisfied.… Read Article