CAPITOL HEIGHTS, MD., October 10 – Featherweight Gary Russell, Jr. (Capitol Heights, Md.) has been designated as the mandatory challenger for the WBO Featherweight title and he looks forward to challenging the WBO champion for the title belt. … Read Article
Juan Manuel Marquez believes he won fight vs Timothy Bradley. Juan Manuel Marquez talks about decision vs Timothy Bradley and feeling robbed!
Juan Manuel Marquez Says He is Thinking Of Hanging Up Gloves…… Read Article
Arik Air, Nigeria and West Africa’s leading commercial airline is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to sponsor up-and-coming Nigerian boxers, Larry Ekundayo and King Davidson. As the primary sponsor, Arik is providing both title hopefuls with the financial assistance needed to focus on their boxing full time. The airline’s support comes at a crucial time in Larry and King’s careers, with both men 12 to 18 months away from challenging for … Read Article
NEW YORK (October 13, 2013) – Award-winning New York Post sports columnist and author, George Willis, will be a special guest speaker at Tuesday’s (Oct. 15 starting at 7 p.m. / ET) 7 p.m. ET) Ring 8 monthly meeting at historic Waterfront Crabhouse, in Long Island City, New York.… Read Article
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Timothy Bradley won by a split decision, with Glenn Feldman scoring it 7 to 5 for JMM. Robert Hoyle saw is 7-5 for Bradley, and Patricia Morse-Jarman scored it 8 rounds to 4 for Bradley. Glenn Feldman was in the majority in more rounds than Jarman and Hoyle, however.
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Most interestingly, in 7 of the 12 rounds, Marquez won on at least 2 … Read Article
It was announced today that Philippine sensation Gretchen “chen chen” Abaniel will fight for the WBA minimum weight title against Japanese champion Ayaka Miyao. The event will take place at historic Korakuen Hall in Tokyo on November 28. The current WIBA title holder, Abaniel currently stands as the Philippines’ lone female world champion.… Read Article
With a stellar lineup already in place for the promotion’s first-ever trip to Florida, World Series of Fighting executives have added a 10th and final bout to the company’s upcoming event.
“World Series of Fighting 6: Burkman vs. Carl” now hosts a newly announced featherweight matchup between 13-year professional Pablo “The Hurricane” Alfonso (8-5) and former World Extreme Cagefighting champion Miguel Torres (40-6) on the evening’s preliminary lineup. read more mma news… Read Article
10 October 2013, Cyclone Promotions today announce that next weekend’s much anticipated clash between Dungiven middleweight Eamonn O’Kane and Welshman Kerry Hope will now be contested for the vacant IBF Intercontinental Middleweight Title. The fight will take place on the undercard of the huge Frampton Comes Alive bill promoted by Cyclone Promotions at the Odyssey Arena on October 19th. … Read Article
Two-time Ukrainian Olympic gold medalist will be making his professional debut in a 10 round featherweight bout against WBO International Featherweight champion Jose Luis Ramirez, Lomachenko’s pro debut will be showcased on the televised pay-per-view undercard of the WBO Welterweight Championship between Timothy Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez.… Read Article
Date: Saturday, October 19, 2013
Title: WBO Super Middleweight Championship
Location: Messehalle, Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
Promoter: Ulf Steinforth (Sport Events Steinforth)… Read Article