INDIO, CALIF. (August 30, 2013) – WBC Interim Super Lightweight World Champion Lucas “The Machine” Matthysse, a 30-year-old banger with thunder in his fists will greet fans at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. prior to the September 7 SHOWTIME®fights featuring a 12-round clash of heavyweight contenders between Seth “Mayhem” Mitchell (26-1-1, 19 KO’s) and Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (34-3, 30 KO’s) and a 10-round featherweight match up between Mexican superstar Rafael Marquez (41-8, … Read Article
(COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO.) – The United States’ top ranked super heavyweight, Cam F. Awesome (Lenexa, Kansas), will kick off Men’s Continental Championships competition for his United States squad today in Santiago, Chile. Awesome, who is undefeated in both national and international action in 2013, will aim to set a winning tone for Team USA in his first bout of the tournament against Puerto Rico’s Gerardo Bisbal at the Chile Olympic Committee Gymnasium. The bout will … Read Article
ROSEVILLE, CA — Upstart Northern California boxing promoter O.P.P. brings live professional boxing back to the Placer County Fair & Events Center in Roseville with “Showdown at the Fairgrounds II” on Saturday, October 12th. The highly-anticipated event is headlined by fast-rising junior middleweight prospect Aaron Coley and highlighted by a showdown between two undefeated light welterweights, Aldwayne Simpson and Ulises Soriano, both based out of Richmond, California. Several of the region’s most promising fighters will … Read Article
Leading international boxing rights distributor Octapixx LIVE is pleased to announce that the high-octane TRIPLE THUNDER card, which will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa on August 31, will be seen on television by millions of sports fans all over the world. Promoted by South Africa-based Golden Gloves Promotions, this action-packed event will feature three title fights.… Read Article
Sept. 7 at The Royale Nightclub Boston
WHAT: “Changing The Game” professional boxing event
BOUTS: MAIN EVENT – CRUISERWEIGHTS (8)
MICHAEL MOORE (12-0, 6 Kos), Cleveland, OH
JOSE “Stinger” MEDINA (18-13-1, 7 KOs), Quincy, MA… Read Article
Two-time Pennsylvania Golden Gloves champion Andrew “Flash” Peurifoy is turning pro. The cruiserweight from Sicklerville, NJ, agreed to a three-year managerial contract with Joe Hand Sr., owner of the Joe Hand Boxing Gym in Philadelphia.
Fighting in the 201-pound weight class, Peurifoy captured the 2013 Pennsylvania Golden Gloves title with a second-round knockout over Jamison Bridgett on April 27. In 2012, he earned the same title in the novice division.… Read Article
All is set for this Friday night’s next installment of “San Diego Fights” brought to “America’s Finest City” San Diego by California state hall of fame promoter Bobby DePhilippis on Friday, August 30th, at the only home for professional boxing in the city, the Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Kearny Mesa. It was announced that the night would be a special one since it would mark the return of San Diego’s favorite fighting female … Read Article
Forty-year-old Sligo boxer Stephen ‘Block’ Reynolds is looking to turn back the years as he faces unbeaten 25-year-old knockout artist, Declan Trainor, for the Celtic Nations cruiserweight title in only his third appearance in the pro ranks on the packed ‘Celtic Clash’ bill at the Devenish Complex in Belfast on Saturday, September 14.… Read Article
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By employing perhaps the ultimate example of both brains and brawn, World Boxing Union World Lightweight Champion and Oklahoma native Noah Zuhdi (17-1, 13 KOs) successfully defended his title by knocking out challenger Gyula Vajda (12-4, 8 KOs), of Hujdahdhaza, Hungary at 1:09 of the second round at the Lucky Star Casino in Concho, Oklahoma on Saturday, September 24, 2013.
The champion was obviously happy, “I am very pleased that I … Read Article
by Earl Orr VNewz: It was an exciting night of fights at the Las Vegas Sports Center last night, as Pochiro Promotions put together their first card, entitled “Hometown Throwdown”. The event was one of what is expected to be many more in the near future. It featured six bouts, with referees Tony Weeks and Robert Byrd alternating as the third men in the ring.
In the first fight, Bronson Stultz (Henderson, NV) scored the … Read Article