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
A talent-packed undercard will feature at the Liverpool Echo Arena on Saturday 7th December on the historic card headlined by the famous Smith brothers all defending their British titles – the first time in British boxing history.i… Read Article
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 26, 2013) – One of boxing’s fastest rising prospects, undefeated welterweight Dusty Hernandez-Harrison from our Nation’s Capital, Washington, D.C., will face the toughest test of his career when he takes on Josh “Pitbull” Torres for the WBC Youth Welterweight World Championship on Nov. 2 at Madison Square Garden Theater on the undercard of the Golovkin vs. Stevens Middleweight Championship clash Live on HBO.… Read Article
Louis Griffith was one of the guest speakers at last week’s Ring 8 meeting that paid tribute to his father, Emile Griffith.
NEW YORK (September 26, 2013) – More than 100 people turned out last week for at Ring 8’s monthly meeting and its tribute to the late, great Emile Griffith, at historic Waterfront Crabhouse, in Long Island City, New York.… Read Article
Dublin fights fans will again be provided the opportunity to witness professional boxing as KO Entertainment announce their Suburban Battleground fight-night which will take place on the 2nd of November, 2013 at Our Lady’s Hall, Mourne road, Drimnagh.… Read Article
Chicago, IL (Sept. 24, 2013) – The Induction Committee of the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame (NIASHF) announced today the inductees for the Class of 2013. … Read Article
Miami, FL: The successful series of Boxeo TELEMUNDO Ford will have the second show of the fall series in Mexico City this Friday, September 27, 2013 at the popular Salon Jose Cuervo.
In the main event WBO Youth Superflyweight Champion David “El Duro” Carmona will defend against fellow countryman Antonio “El Tostado” Tostado in a clash schedule for 10 Rounds.… Read Article
The Amateur Boxing of England (ABAE) has named a series of new Board Directors as part of an on-going process of modernization.
The naming of new Directors follows a decision by the membership of the ABAE to change the way Directors are selected from the previous system of 12 regionally elected Executive Directors to a new approach of appointing seven Boxing Directors through a skills-based recruitment process. … Read Article
(San Diego, CA) – Most fighters will tell you the reason they get into the sport is to fulfill a life-long dream, to follow a father’s or older brother’s footsteps or to escape a bad neighborhood. For hard hitting undefeated Dallas, Texas, light welterweight Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker (11-0-1, 9KOs) it was something much more primitive than that.… Read Article