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
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
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
WASHINGTON, D.C., U.S.A. – On Friday night, September 11, 2015, at The Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, 22-year-old Top Rank light welterweight professional boxer, Mike “Yes Indeed” Reed (Washington, D.C./Waldorf, MD/pro record: 15-0-0, 8 KOs) will take on Antonio “Aztec God of War” Canas (Chicago, Illinois/pro record: 10-1-1, 4 KOs) in an 8 round bout. Reed-Canas will take place on “The MetroPCS Friday Night Knockout on truTV” non-televised undercard on Mexican … Read Article
By Jon Collins: Lightweight Sam Smith has given Leeds boxing both an Anadin and a dose of Zip fuel.
3-0 as a pro, the two Eastern European opponents she faced in her first two bouts were so out of their depth it’s a wonder they even made it onto the plane. They were disposed of, quickly and brutally, in a combined total of 90 odd seconds.… Read Article
Murphys Boxing is please to announce that we have signed a promotional contract with Lightweight Stephen “The Rock” Ormond. Stephen (18-2 9KO’s) who hails from Dublin, Ireland is the type of all action, come forward fighter that instantly makes fans of anyone watching him. Much like his training partner Spike O’Sullivan, Ormond is a relentless fighter who is use to being in tough fights. In his last fight Ormond, the former WBO European Lightweight Champion … Read Article