World heavyweight championship boxing returns to prime-time television tomorrow evening on NBC after over thirty-years. Two bouts will be televised and featured in the co-main event of the live Premier Boxing Champions telecast is undefeated heavyweight prospect Dominic “Trouble” Breazeale (15-0, 14 KO’s).… Read Article
MOSCOW (September 25, 2015) Top Russian lightweight prospect Soslan Tedeev, (10-0, 8KOs) scored a third round knockout over Sherzodbek Mamajonov, (9-12-14, 6KOs) on Thursday night in Moscow, Russia at the KRC Arbat. Time of the stoppage was 2:36. … Read Article
German newspaper Bild reports that Wladimir Klitschko injured himself during training so that the fight against Tyson Fury on October 24 in Düsseldorf, Germany had to be postponed.
Klitschko to Bild: “I am very sorry for my fans but also for Tyson Fury.” Klitschko manager Bönte: “Next week we will announce when the fight will be rescheduled. The fight will still take place in Düsseldorf.”
Los Angeles, CA, September 23, 2015 — Latin Sports, a leading Hispanic Sports Promotions and Management Company today announced that its premier fighting Champion, Juan Francisco “El Gallo” Estrada, is scheduled to defend his two belts in one of the most exciting fights of the year! Estrada is slated to go head to head against prizefighter and former titleholder Hernan “Tyson” Marquez this Saturday, September 26th at the Puerto Peñasco Convention Center in Puerto Peñasco, … Read Article
Erkan Teper will face Robert Helenius on Decemeber 19. Teper, 33, recently captured the vacant European Boxing Union heavyweight crown last July in stopping the 6’8” David Price in the 2nd round in a fight that took place in Germany. Teper dropped Price hard in the 2nd round with a combination, and Price was unable to get back up to his feet.
On the undercard, Franz Rill and Christian Lewandowski will appear on the undercard. … Read Article
Former European Middleweight champion Kerry “The Great” Hope and the World Boxing Council have made boxing history and have seen justice prevail by reversing a decision in a title fight. Hope was originally the victim of an utterly horrendous drawn decision when he fought in Hong Kong on August 29 against Thailand’s Petchsuriya Singwancha. The bout was contested for the WBC Asian Boxing Council Middleweight title and Hope dominated the fight from beginning to end, … Read Article
Philadelphia, PA (September 1, 2015) – XFINITY Live! Philadelphia is set to unveil a new 12-foot bronze statue commemorating Joe Frazier, one of the most iconic Philadelphia athletes in history, during a free, open-to-the-public ceremony at XFINITY Live! on Saturday, September 12 at 1 p.m. XFINITY Live! and Joe Hand Promotions were the lead contributors for this memorial.… Read Article
A permanent memorial to pioneering black boxer Bill Richmond (1763-1829) was unveiled by Earl George Percy at the Tom Cribb pub, in Panton Street, London on Wednesday 26 August 2015 at 2.30pm.
A plaque consisting of a portrait of Richmond and a summary of his amazing life and career now adorns the wall of the historic pub owned by Shepherd Neame brewery in recognition of Richmond’s position in history as the first black sportsman to … Read Article
Los Angeles, CA (August 28, 2015) Thursday night, top super featherweight prospect “BEKMAN” SOYLYBAEV stormed to his sixth professional victory taking a six round unanimous decision over JOSE LUIS “Tapitas” ARAIZA impressing the sold out crowd of boxing fans at The Hangar at the Orange County Fair and Events Center in Costa Mesa, California.… Read Article