WASHINGTON, D.C. – Twenty-year-old light welterweight professional boxer Mike “Yes Indeed” Reed impressed the local boxing community in 2013 with his speed, strength, and boxing pedigree. Born in Washington, D.C., Reed currently trains in Clinton, Maryland, at Dream Team Boxing Gym, which is owned and operated by his father, Michael “Buck” Pinson. Reed went undefeated in 2013, and his pro record currently stands at 6-0, with 4 knockouts.… Read Article
by James Tonks: Exciting light-welter prospect Mitch Prince has issued a challenge to the “Limited” British champ Darren Hamilton.
On the 10th on November 2013, fans’ favourite Mitch Prince despatched Slovakian Ivan Godor over six rounds with a comfortable 60-54 decision by referee Ged O’Neill. This was his first win since his controversial loss to Scotland’s Willie Limond and his second victory in 2013 from three fights.… Read Article
The January 10 edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra and ESPN Deportes’ Noche de Combates presented by Corona Extra will feature Junior Lightweight contender Yenifel “El Rayo” Vicente (25-1-2, 1 NC, 17 KOs) and Juan Antonio Rodriguez (24-4, 22 KOS) in the 8-round main event.
Friday’s show from Emerald Queen Hotel & Casino in Tacoma, Wash., will air live at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2, broadband Spanish-language ESPN Deportes+ and WatchESPN. … Read Article
World Boxing Union Inc. (WBU) proudly announces that on Friday, January 10, 2014 at the historic Masonic Temple in Detroit, Michigan, native son and World Boxing Council – America’s Champion Lenardo “Pain Server” Tyner and Angel Hernandez will compete for boxing’s ultimate prize, the WBU World Title. … Read Article
Leading boxing television rights distributor and sports marketing firm Octapixx LIVE is pleased to announce tremendous interest from international broadcasters for the Golden Gloves of South Africa-promoted February 1, 2014 Monte Carlo Night of Champions, boxing’s first major event of 2014. The telecast, live from Monte Carlo, Monaco and distributed by Octapixx LIVE, will be seen on television and PPV by millions of viewers from all over the world.… Read Article
Boxing is back at Casino Miami Jai-Alai in 2014, and it all kicks off Saturday January 18th with a stellar six-bout card. The main event will feature local favorite, and light heavyweight contender Azea “The Haitian Hitman” Augustama in an eight round fight against hard-hitting Jermain Mackey of the Bahamas. The co-feature will showcase 20-year old Cuban sensation Hairon “El Maja” Socarras as he takes on Jamal Parram in a six round junior featherweight battle.… Read Article
On March 8th 2014, at the Cardiff City House of Sport, Welsh boxing Legend Steve Robinson takes the first step into boxing promotion with a card of professional boxing.
Steve held WBO World and Inter-Continental, European and Welsh titles at Featherweight. Robinson won the vacant WBO featherweight title on very short notice in April 1993 in Washington, Tyne and Wear against the tough John Davison. Steve was the victor via a 12 round unanimous decision … Read Article
On February 1, in the prestigious La Salles des Etoiles at the sporting Monte Carlo, Dean ‘Irish Lightning’ Byrne comes up against unbeaten Russian, Roman ‘The Lion’ Belaev. The pair will battle it out for the vacant WBA Inter-Continental welterweight title.
Headlining this special event is Kazakhstan’s rising-star, Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin (28-0-0, 25 KO’s). He will be making the tenth defence of his WBA World middleweight title against Ghanian, Osumanu Adama (22-3-0, 16 KO’s).… Read Article
“The Black Panther” reunited with championship coach Fritz Sdunek
Last year former WBC cruiserweight champion Juan Carlos Gomez successfully returned to his old weight division at 200 lbs. after campaigning at heavyweight for more than 10 years. Now “The Black Panther” is eyeing another world title shot for 2014. “I would love to fight against Marco Huck because I think he is the best cruiserweight in the world right now – at least until I … Read Article
January 5th, 2014 – Brooklyn’s rising star and undefeated power punching prospect, Frank “Notorious” Galarza (11-0-2, 7 KOs), promoted by New Legend Boxing, makes his return to the ring on Friday, January 17th, 2014 when he faces another prospect from Newark, New Jersey John “Apollo Kidd” Thompson (14-0, 5 KOs). The eight-round bout will take place at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tennessee and will be broadcast on ShowBox as a co-feature bout. DiBella … Read Article