PHOENIX — February 11, 2014 — It was the fight that seemed destined to never be made. It wasn’t until Alexis “Beaver” Santiago (15-3-1, 7KO) won the WBC USNBC Bantamweight title at Iron Boy 9 in September that his team and that of Hanzel “El Tornadito” Martinez (20-1, 16KO) would agree to the fight. Santiago, coming off of an undefeated 2013, will finally get his wish on February 22nd when he steps into the ring … Read Article
Junior welterweight contender, Thomas Dulorme ( 20-1, 14 KO’s ) from Puerto Rico not only moved his training camp to Oxnard , California under the tutelage of Robert Garcia, but he also made some changes on a promotional level.
Of the three promoters Dulorme signed in 2010, DiBella Entertainment, Universal Promotions and Gary Shaw Productions, the last one will continue with the quoted boxer.… Read Article
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – (February 10, 2014) “Knockout” is a new reality television show on NUVOtv featuring Floyd Mayweather Sr., Rueben Guerrero & Yoel Judah. The series premiere is scheduled for April 2014 on NUVOtv.
In this recent interview with Westwood 1 Radio, Floyd Mayweather Sr. talks about his experience being involved in the Knockout reality show & the future of his son Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Check out the Westwood 1 radio interview on the … Read Article
The British Amateur Boxing Association (BABA) has appointed Robert Gibson as Performance Pathway Manager and Dan Salcedo as Coach Development Manager.
The pair will be responsible for expanding the BABA’s talent development activities and driving excellence in coaching standards. … Read Article
The Board of England Boxing has initiated a strategic review to examine the workings of the sport and the national governing body following the significant rules, governance and structural changes that have taken place in boxing over the last three months.
The review will analyze the role of the governing body, the support it provides to grassroots boxing and assess the strategic priorities for the organization and the future development of the sport. It will … Read Article
Top fighters of the Mayweather Promotions brand will compete on “SHOBOX – The New Generation” in February 28 bouts at Central New York’s Turning Stone. The event is Turning Stone’s eighth nationally-televised boxing event in the past 18 months, establishing the premier resort as a mecca for world-class boxing.
Floyd Mayweather Jr., the current light middleweight champion of the world and considered by many to be the best pound-for-pound boxer of all time, will bring … Read Article
Junior welterweight Thomas Dulorme (20-1, 14 KO’s) from Puerto Rico has just started his training camp in Oxnard , California, under the command of quoted trainer Robert Garcia.
“I needed to see a change in my workouts, learn new things, but I want to make clear that my former trainer José Bonilla, will always be a part of my team because I am very grateful for what he has done for me in my career, … Read Article
THE message from the judge was like one of his jabs.
Short and succinct.
The man in the dock was 25 years old. He’d had something of a charmed life. He had a beautiful wife – Theresa, his high school sweetheart. She had given him three of the most precious things in his life – daughters Cyanne, Maria and Menime.
But there he was, very quickly coming to terms with the fact that for the … Read Article
Boxing returns to Newport, South Wales on Friday March 14th headlined by the Welsh light-middleweight title fight between Jerome Samuels and Dai Jones. The Newport Centre will once again be the setting for another intriguing evening of boxing.
‘Enter the Dragon’ is the first promotion by former WBO Featherweight Champion Steve Robinson and co-promoter Sharyn Donnachie.… Read Article
Chicago, IL (February 6, 2014) Former Chicagoland amateur standout Jose Felix Quezada makes his professional debut this Friday night, FEBRUARY 7 at the UIC Pavilion against East Chicago’s Chris Jackson in a four round lightweight clash.
Finishing up his amateur career two weeks ago with a record of 88-25, the 19-year-old Quezada spoke about his highly anticipated opening bow in the paid ranks. … Read Article