ST. THOMAS, USVI — In front of a nearly sold-out crowd at Antilles School’s Mark C. Marin Center Saturday, 340 Boxing’s John Jackson, Julius Jackson and Samuel Rogers dominated in the “Boxing in Paradise VI” ring — posting big wins in what could be their final fight together in the territory.… Read Article
Out of sight and out of mind has finally ended for former two-time world champion Joseph KingKong Agbeko. After being trapped in a two-year on-and-off legal dispute with promoter Don King, Agbeko finally secured his promotional release last week and is ready to challenge any of leading names from 118 to 126.… Read Article
Professional boxer, “Comanche Boy” George Tahdooahnippah guided Native American youth participants at a diabetes summer camp sponsored by the Comanche Nation Diabetes Program, where he serves as the Health and Fitness Promotions Coordinator this past July, 2013. Tahdooahnippah helped lead the campers, during the four day event, teaching the youth the importance of healthy eating habits, and good physical activity.… Read Article
The wait is finally over as a mega fight heads for Australia. In Late October 2013 “The Legendary Fight of the Ages” takes place in Sydney, Australia. Two of the world’s most legendary fighters from two different continents face off in what should be one of the most blockbuster fights of our time. From the United States is “Sugar” Shane Mosley who is one greatest boxers of all time taking on the Australia Legend, Anthony … Read Article
Deontay Wilder (L) is shown here hitting Sergei Liakhovich (R) with an illegal punch behind his head (Photo by Michael Snyder / The Desert Sun)
SCOTTSDALE, Arizona (August 15, 2013) – Former World Boxing Organization (“WBO”) Heavyweight Champion Sergei “The White Wolf” Liakhovich is filing a formal protest, regarding the final outcome of his fight last Friday night against undefeated Deontay Wilder, due to illegal punches that led to him being knocked out at 1:43 … Read Article
(LOS ANGELES, CALIF.) – Andre Berto (Winter Haven, Fla.) underwent successful surgery with highly-respected physician, Dr. Neal ElAttrache, on Wednesday afternoon in Los Angeles to repair a ruptured subscapularis tendon in his right shoulder. Dr. ElAttrache declared the surgery a success following the three and a half hour operation, during which he discovered that Berto had completely torn the tendon from top to bottom.
During his post operative visit with Berto, he explained that the … Read Article
MANCHESTER, N.H. (August 15, 2013) – Light welterweight prospect Danny “Bhoy” O’Connor (21-1, 7 KOs) returns to the ring Thursday night, September 12, to headline the 12th annual Fight To Educate (FTE) Pro-Am boxing event, at Verizon Wireless Center in Manchester, New Hampshire.
Fight To Educate, presented in part this year by Alrich Cabinet, is a unique charity event that combines a love of sports with the vision of assisting children and seniors in need, … Read Article
Hector “El Diamante” Vazquez 9-1 2 KO’s of Irving returns to the Bud Light Pro Fight Series boxing ring on Saturday, August 24, 2013 in Arlington, Texas at the Cowboys Dancehall. After wrapping up a 165 fight amateur career that included a win over Adrian Broner and an alternate spot on Mexico’s Olympic team, he looks to make his mark in the pro ranks. He will get his opportunity when he faces grizzled 26 fight … Read Article
(BROOKLYN, N.Y.) – Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs (Brooklyn, N.Y.) is thrilled to be headlining his first boxing event since his comeback from life-threatening Osteosarcoma, a form of bone cancer. Yet success in the ring is not the only thing that drives the 26-year-old these days. Jacobs knows that he’s lucky to be living out his dreams and wants to use his platform boxing to help others through his recently created Get in the Ring Foundation. … Read Article
As far as junior welterweight Emmanuel “Renegade” Robles is concerned, boxing saved his life.
With his street fights as experience to draw from, the “Renegade” learned the sport quickly despite starting late and a year later, he met the trainer who he credits for much of his success, Ernest Johnson. … Read Article