Former world female flyweight champion Kenia Enriquez will hold her 2nd Annual All-Female Amateur Boxing Invitational Tournament on the weekend of March 26th and 27th, 2016 at the new home for Tijuana boxing, the Perro Salado Sports Hall in the Zona Rio of Tijuana, Baja California Norte, Mexico. Enriquez, who also held the NABF junior flyweight title in 2014, fought over 70 times as an amateur and won bronze at the Mexican Nationals in 2011.… Read Article
It has only been 60 days since Roy Jones scored an incredible one punch knockout at Foxwoods Resort and Casino to end season 2 of Knockout with a bang. The show is boxing biggest reality show and that was proved in the ratings with the show up 900 percent from season one.… Read Article
Top light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera is still very upset that an IBF final eliminator bout against Artur Beterbiev has been derailed by his visa issues. Barrera, who is ranked #8 by the IBF (and also rated in the WBO and WBA’s top 10,) said that he didn’t hesitate when the fight was offered to him.
“I accepted the fight less than 5 minutes after my team offered it to me. This is what I … Read Article
“I am very sorry to hear that for some reason Artur Beterbiev isn’t willing to fight me in the United States. The biggest fights are here and it’s funny that his last fight was in the U.S. and yet he won’t fight me here.
I’ve been wanting a big fight for years and I am willing to fight Beterbiev knowing that the purse is in his favor 75/25.… Read Article
Shane Mosley and His VP of Operations Trista Pisani are extremely disappointed with the recent comments made by WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman. Yesterday the WBC distributed a press release stating that, “The World Boxing Council expresses complete rejection concerning the embarrassing fight simulation between Shane Mosley and Ricardo Mayorga at their press conference yesterday.”
This statement was released in regards to the bad judgment exercised by Mayorga who slapped Ms. Pisani on her back side … Read Article
Former flyweight world champion Kenia Enriquez (13-1, 6KO) of Tijuana, Mexico, finished camp strong this past Monday with an intense work out under the watchful eye of trainer and father Gustavo Enriquez. The twenty-one year old Kenia comes back to the ring after nearly a six month hiatus. Enriquez will be facing the tough Lorena “Ratoncita” Arias (3-7) of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, in a junior flyweight six rounder. The bout is part of the Borizteca … Read Article
Former four division champion Roy Jones Jr. (62-8) picked up his third victory of the year with a brutal 6th round knockout of Eric Watkins (12-10-2) in the Knockout series finally brought to you by NUVOtv.
Jones dominated the action from the opening bell and stopped Watkins at the end of the 6th round with a check left hook that his opponent couldn’t recover from. The official time of the stoppage was 2:59.
In the … Read Article
Thursday afternoon former three-division champion “Sugar” Shane Mosley held a media workout at Barry’s Boxing Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada as he gears up for his August 29th pay-per-view showdown against former two-division champion Ricardo Mayorga. The fight takes place at The Forum in Inglewood, California and will be available on all major satellite and cable systems for $49.95.… Read Article
The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. will be the place to be in Southern California on Saturday, August 29th when “Sugar” Shane Mosley faces nemesis Ricardo “El Matador” Mayorga in a rematch of their classic 2008 battle.… Read Article
There is no rest for the highly motivated and driven. On August 27th Sullivan Barrera (16-0 11 KO’s) will return to the high altitude of Big Bear, Calif. to resume training under the guidance of Abel Sanchez.
Barrera is hoping for a quick return to the ring after his 8 round destruction of Hakim Zoulikha on July 25th at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. … Read Article