EDMONTON, ALBERTA (December 4, 2014) – KO Boxing Promotions is proud to announce that WBC Featherweight champion Jelena Mrdjenovich (33-9-1, 17KOs) returns this Friday, December 5, at the Shaw Conference in Edmonton, Alberta. The heavy-fisted future hall of famer takes on Pasa Malagic (8-2-0, 2KOs) of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina, in an eight round non-title clash. … Read Article
Ben Fodor (4-0) is not your typical MMA fighter. For most mixed martial artists, days are spent training, cutting weight and preparing themselves for one night of combat. For Fodor, every night is a fight. Better known throughout the Pacific Northwest as Phoenix Jones, Fodor spends his evenings patrolling the streets of western Washington, aiming to prevent crime and keep watch over the city he calls home. … Read Article
Bellator MMA officials have announced the addition of a pair of action-packed matchups for the launch of the promotion’s 2015 season, as featherweights Bubba “The Highlight Kid” Jenkins (8-1) and Georgi “Insane” Karakhanyan (23-4-1) clash at the campaign’s debut Bellator: Pitbull vs. Straus event, and fast-rising, welterweight superstar Michael “Venom” Page (7-0) meets undefeated prospect “Curtious” Curtis Millender (7-0) six weeks later at Bellator: The British Invasion.… Read Article
Adriana Lima, the Victoria Secrets Supermodel and Angel has been training vigorously and intensely at the 5th St. Gym in Miami Beach with her long time trainer Dino Spencer. She has been preparing for the Victoria Secrets super show tomorrow night in London, England. Spencer who co-owns the 5th St. Gym with Tom Tsatas has been training Lima for years and has tutored under Freddy Roach and Angelo Dundee. “Adriana trains harder than anyone I … Read Article
Saturday night at the L.B. Scott Auditorium in Phillipsburg, Sint Maarten, two bantamweight sensations will look to take the biggest step of their careers, as they battle for the vacant IBF Bantamweight Championship in the main event of the loaded international card promoted by Bobby Ottley’s B.O.S.E. Promotions. … Read Article
Sky Sports has secured the rights to show Amir Khan’s pivotal fight with Devon Alexander exclusively live from the MGM Grand in December.
Khan tops the bill in Las Vegas as he goes head-to-head with Alexander on Saturday 13 December, live on Sky Sports 1, with the winner set to throw their name into the sweepstakes to face WBA Super and WBC welterweight world champion Floyd Mayweather Junior.
Khan’s first fight at 147 pounds came … Read Article
The heavyweight rematch between Cuban Olympic gold medalist Odlanier Solis and US ring veteran Tony Thompson is scheduled for January 24th in Dusseldorf, Germany. Promoter Ahmet Oner announced the new date today after the fight had to be postponed twice after Solis suffered an ankle injury in training.… Read Article
Rugby league star Phil Joseph will swap boots for gloves on December 14 when he makes his professional debut at Bolton’s Macron Stadium.… Read Article
As confirmed by the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) and the World Boxing Association (WBA) ring veteran Fres Oquendo tested positive for the prohibited substances tamoxifin and anastrozole at the mandatory test taken after his WBA world heavyweight championship fight against Ruslan Chagaev on July 6th in Grozny (Russia). Oquendo now faces a suspension and will have to pay back his purse according to the bout agreement.… Read Article
Saturday night December the 6th at the L.B. Scott Auditorium, on the paradise Island of Sint Maarten, fast rising bantamweight Elton Dharry (16-5-1, 10KOs) is just weeks away from the biggest fight of his career when he fights Nicaraguan champion Jose Rios (12-1-1, 6KOs) for the vacant IBF inter-continental belt. The bout will be the main event of a loaded international card promoted by Bobby Ottley’s B.O.S.E. Promotions and match well by the boxing diva … Read Article