So far, Deion Jumah is pretty relaxed. The young Brit will be giving his debut as part of the bill to the European Championship fight between Eduard Gutknecht (24-1, 9 KOs) and Juergen Braehmer (38-2, 30 KOs) at the Max-Schmeling-Halle in Berlin, Germany on February 2. In his first professional fight the 23-year-old takes on Ruslan Bitarov (2-5-1, 2 KOs). However, when speaking to the Cruiserweight you get a very laidback vibe and not the … Read Article
(SANTA ANA, CALIF.) – World Series of Boxing action is returning to Orange County as the USA Knockouts battle the Astana Arlans in a night full of international boxing competition on Thursday, January 31 at 7 p.m. in Santa Ana, Calif. The event will be the second home match for the USA Knockouts and the first of 2013 for the lone United States-based World Series of Boxing squad.… Read Article
Felix Sturm, Former: 3-Time Middleweight Champion: “I’m excited about Friday. It’s great to be in Dusseldorf and I am in great shape. I had an excellent camp. Some of my sparring partners were able to clone his fighting style and I’m really prepared to fight a guy as unorthodox as Sam. The fight against him will still be very difficult but I’ll prevent him from getting into his rhythm. I need to dictate the pace … Read Article
Miami, FL: World Championship boxing will return to the Department of Cordoba, Colombia after a 22 years hiatus. On Saturday, March 9, 2013 All Star Boxing, Inc will bring at spectacular show to the Mario de Leon Coliseum in the city of Cerete (10 miles away of the Department’s Capital of Monteria) – In the main event, WBO #2 Mini-Flyweight contender Luis “Chino” De La Rosa (21-1-1-12 KO’s) of Colombia, will face undefeated WBO #3 … Read Article
WASHINGTON, DC, January 28 – Golden Boy Promotions is pleased to announce the signing of International Boxing Federation (IBF) Junior Welterweight World Champion Lamont Peterson, adding another 140-pound title holder tothe most elite roster of fighters in the sport of boxing.
“We are thrilled that Lamont Peterson will be joining Golden Boy Promotions’ team,” said President of Golden Boy Promotions Oscar De La Hoya. “We know firsthand what Lamont Peterson can do, as he’s been … Read Article
Tickets for “REDEMPTION: Peterson vs. Holt” go on sale today, Monday, January 28th at 1:00 p.m. EST. Championship boxing’s return to our nation’s capital has created a buzz among sports fans ready to see, IBF Junior Welterweight Champion, Lamont Peterson defend his title against former WBO Junior Welterweight Champion Kendall Holt on Friday, February 22nd at the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. In addition, this fight marks the first bout in fourteen months and title … Read Article
WBA#14 Brian “The Beast” Minto (37-5) is looking for another world title shot in 2013. A former WBO world title challenger, Minto is targeting WBA champ Denis Lebedev (25-1) and IBO kingpin Danny Green (33-5). Minto states, “After several fights last year and coming from wins, I feel that I am ready for the very best in the cruiserweight division; I match up stylisticly and size-wise very well with Green and Lebedev.”
A 10 year … Read Article
UNBEATEN Australian banger Lucas ‘Big Daddy’ Browne believes he’s on course to challenge British heavyweight hope David Price for his Commonwealth title at some stage this year.… Read Article
By Brian D’Ambrosio – Firm, loud and concise verbal commands come from the third man in the ring. The action peppered with strident oral cues and succinct commands such as, “Time!”, “Break!”, “Watch the heads!”, “Stop Punching!” In the boxing ring, snappy orders address all situations. Indeed, boxers shuffle and jab to their own code.
Russ Hansen maintains order through communicating the necessary language. In a sport always on the verge of something chaotic – … Read Article
Chicago’s “Merciless” Mike Mollo (20-3-1, 12 KOs) knows what the script says: Even though he’s in his own hometown, he’s being brought into to lose to fast-rising Polish heavyweight prospect Artur “The Pin” Szpilka.
However, Mollo says that’s NOT the way it’s going to go.… Read Article