The journey continues for undefeated 2008 U.S. Olympian Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade (19-0, 13 KOs) as he prepares for his November 9th world title fight in Corpus Christi, Texas, against 2004 U.S. Olympian Vanes “Nightmare” Martirosyan (33-0-1, 21 KOs) for the vacant World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior middleweight championship.… Read Article
As he prepares to officially launch the new American Fighting Organization (AFO), two-time World Boxing Association heavyweight champion John “The Quietman” Ruiz has become New England’s newest combat sports promoter.
AFO will promote amateur and professional mixed martial arts and boxing events, as well as promote MMA fighters and boxers, starting in January with an amateur MMA tournament in various weight classes to determine the best in New England.
“We are going to put on … Read Article
Touted prospects can be found in abundance throughout the United Kingdom. Many of them will ineluctably trade leather some ways down the road of contention.
They route themselves differently. Some brawl in their local clubs — while others look for something much greater. To reach those goals, Horden’s Anthony Hardy (1-0) will prepare for his first career uncertainty in his second professional showdown against Newcastle’s Chris Bennett (1-0) on Saturday, October 19th at the Rainton … Read Article
Councilmember Pamula Thomas will hold a press conference Thursday, October 3, at 11 a.m., to present Adrien Broner with a Resolution honoring him for his successful career to date. The press conference will be held at the Horseshoe Cincinnati Casino, 1000 Broadway (Downtown Cincinnati). Adrien Broner is a world champion professional boxer who was born and raised in Cincinnati.… Read Article
Commonwealth Games gold medallist Jamie Arthur says that his amateur boxing club is thriving after he entered 12 of his boxers in to this year’s Welsh ABA Novice Championships.
The only other club to enter as many boxers was the established and hugely successful Splott ABC, Arthur insists that the size of his Arthur’s ABC’s squad in just its second season is testament to the hard work of his coaches and support from the community.… Read Article
The lineup for World Series of Fighting’s first-ever trip to Florida continues to fill with the addition of three new preliminary contests, including lightweights Luiz “Buscape” Firmino (16-6) vs. Jacob “Feelgood” Volkmann (16-4), featherweights Nick LoBosco (6-0) vs. Fabio Mello (11-6) and featherweights Alexandre “Pulga” Pimentel (12-1) vs. Jade Porter (9-3).… Read Article
Irish middleweight star Andy Lee, (30W-2L, 21KOs) is available and ready to fight Mexican warrior Marco Antonio Rubio (58W-6L-1D, 50KOs) for the WBC interim middleweight title if ordered by the World Boxing Council whilst Sergio Martinez, WBC middleweight champion recoveries from injury.
The winner could then fight Sergio Martinez for the WBC green middleweight championship title belt when he makes a full recovery.… Read Article
TEMECULA, Calif. – (September 27, 2013) – A night of hard driving, Southern California-fueled boxing fights get underway at Pechanga Resort & Casino on Friday, October 25 with the first bell ringing at 8:00p.m. Englebrecht Promotions and David Arroyos present a lineup made up of professional boxers, nearly all of whom are from the Southland, including the co-main event featuring a rematch for the IFBA Junior Flyweight World Championship between two ferocious female fighters, Sindy … Read Article
WARRIORS CONQUEST III is headlined by a sensational welterweight clash between Longmont fan favorite Raul “EL Chino” Carrillo and Colorado Springs native Terry Buterbaugh. The Longmont Athletic Club is located at 10 Mountain View Avenue in Longmont, Colorado. Doors will open on the night of the event at 6:00 p.m. with the first bell at 7:00 p.m.… Read Article
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (Sept. 27) – Just two days before he steps in to the ring at the Barclays Center for his seventh professional bout, 2012 U.S. Olympian and light heavyweight prospect Marcus Browne (Staten Island, N.Y.) will be honored for his contributions to his beloved hometown of Staten Island. The Staten Island branch of the National Association for the Advancement for Colored People (NAACP) has named Browne as one of the six recipients of … Read Article