The scheduled Main Event between Warren “Hitman” Browning vs. William “Wild Bill” Shahan took a turn for the worst a few days before these two were set to do battle as Browning was forced out of the bout due to breaking his hand before wrapping up sparring.… Read Article
World Series of Fighting 6 main event fighters Josh Burkman and Steve Carl both weighed in at exactly 169.6 pounds at the official Weigh-In for the inaugural WSOF Welterweight World Championship title, which will take place on Saturday night at the BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, Fla.… Read Article
Philip Sutcliffe Jnr’s dream of winning the Irish light-welterweight title on just his fifth professional outing was ended yesterday following the withdrawal of Michael Kelly from their planned November 2nd clash at the Our Ladies Hall venue in Drimnagh.
While Kelly’s withdrawal through injury means the Irish title will no longer be up for grabs, Stephen Sharpe speaking on behalf of KO Entertainment has ensured Irish boxing fans they can still expect one hell of … Read Article
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Section Live and Two Fists Promotions event Slugtoberfest, is taking place this Saturday at The DeltaPlex Arena. Weigh-ins for the fights will take place tomorrow, Friday October 25th at 6 p.m. in the Walker Ballroom of the arena.… Read Article
Former WBC world cruiserweight champion and opponent of heavyweight champ Vitali Klitschko Juan Carlos Gomez (51-3-0) will be back in action on November 1st in Dachau (Germany) against Adnan Buharalija (29-18-2) from Bosnia. The “Black Panther” moves down from heavy to cruiserweight and is eyeing a title shot in 2014.
“I haven’t felt this good in years”, says Gomez. “The “Black Panther” is back and hungry! It’s Showtime!” The Cuban who found his adopted home … Read Article
Former Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games gold medalist, and Azerbaijan’s 2010 World Youth Championships silver medalist, Emmanuel ‘Manny’ Rodriguez ( 6-0 , 5 KO’s ) will be in action this Saturday, October, 26 at the Jesus M. Freire Stadium in Cidra, Puerto Rico, where José Pedraza will be in the maint event against Alejandro ‘Soma’ Rodríguez.
Rodriguez opponent is taught Mexican, Felipe Rivas ( 14-14-2 , 8 KO’s ) in a 6 rounds, super flyweight … Read Article
Due to high demand Olympic Boxing Champion Katie Taylor, in association with Bray boxing club and Afterdark.ie, will host a second fight night in November 2013.
The 27-year-old Wicklow fighter will take on Mira Potkonen of Finland in an intimate setting at Round Room, Mansion House on 29th November as part of her ‘Road to Rio’ preparations for next year’s AIBA World and European Championships and ultimately the 2016 Olympics in Brazil.… Read Article
DOVER, Del. — Friday Night Fights returns Nov. 22 to the Rollins Center® at 7:30 p.m., with a headline bout featuring Edgar “El Chamaco” Santana, of Spanish Harlem, N.Y., which is expected to be for a Light Welterweight Championship Title, currently awaiting final sanctioning.
Undefeated Washington, DC, welterweight sensation Dusty Hernandez-Harrison (17-0, 10 KOs) will be the co-feature of the night. Now 19 years of age, Hernandez-Harrison turned pro at 17, and is ranked No. … Read Article
Tickets go on sale this Friday, October 18, 2013 for “Knockout Night at Hard Rock Live,” featuring light middleweight contenders Michael “The Brazilian Rocky” Oliveira (21-1, 16 KOs) and former world champion Yuri Foreman (31-2, 8 KOs) in separate bouts on Tuesday night, November 12, 2013 at 7 p.m. at Hard Rock Live Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. Doors open at 6 p.m.… Read Article
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – More bouts were added to the SectionLive and Two Fist Promotions’ professional boxing event Slugtoberfest, making October 26th a night packed with excitement. Junior lightweight pro boxer Vincent Jennings is from Grand Rapids, MI., and currently has two wins zero losses and one draw. Jennings will be competing against Anthony Molson, from Nashville, MI., who has one win and two losses thus far in his professional career. Molson claimed the Golden … Read Article