Heavyweight Prospect Tony Yoka Faces Christian Hammer Nov. 27

Christian Hammer - Unbeaten heavyweight prospect/contender Tony Yoka of France scored an impressive and fast stoppage win over countryman Johann Duhaupas on September 25th, stopping the former WBC title challenger (Duhaupas extending Deontay Wilder into the 11th round back in 2015) inside a round. Now, the 28-year-old who is 8-0(7) will face Romanian-born German Christian Hammer on November 27th. This fight will also take place in France.

Unbeaten heavyweight prospect/contender Tony Yoka of France scored an impressive and fast stoppage win over countryman Johann Duhaupas on September 25th, stopping the former WBC title challenger (Duhaupas extending Deontay Wilder into the 11th round … read full article “Heavyweight Prospect Tony Yoka Faces Christian Hammer Nov. 27”

RESULTS: Luis Ortiz outpoints Christian Hammer; Eduardo Ramirez Scores Ninth-Round TKO

Christian Hammer - Heavyweight slugger Luis Ortiz (31-1, 26 KOs) earned a unanimous decision victory over a game Christian Hammer (24-6, 14 KOs). Although the judges scored the fight 100-90 and 99-91 twice, both men fought through bloody noses at different points in the fight and both were stunned in a back-and-forth second round.

Heavyweight slugger Luis Ortiz (31-1, 26 KOs) earned a unanimous decision victory over a game Christian Hammer (24-6, 14 KOs). Although the judges scored the fight 100-90 and 99-91 twice, both men fought through bloody … read full article “RESULTS: Luis Ortiz outpoints Christian Hammer; Eduardo Ramirez Scores Ninth-Round TKO”

LIVE STREAM: Erislandy Lara – Brian Castaño – Weigh In

Christian Hammer - * -- Ramirez initially weighed in at 127 pounds. He came back within the allotted time frame and made weight at 125.8 pounds.

WBA Super Welterweight World Championship
Erislandy Lara – 153 ½ pounds
Brian Castaño – 154 pounds
Referee: Ricky Gonzalez; Judges: Julie Lederman (N.Y.), John McKaie (N.Y.), Kevin Morgan (N.Y.).

Heavyweight Co-Feature – 10 Rounds
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Lara vs Castaño, Ortiz vs Hammer final press conference quotes, photos

Christian Hammer - Former world champion Erislandy Lara and WBA Super Welterweight Champ Brian Castaño went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before they headline action this Saturday live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™, and presented by Premier Boxing Champions.

Former world champion Erislandy Lara and WBA Super Welterweight Champ Brian Castaño went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before they headline action this Saturday live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of … read full article “Lara vs Castaño, Ortiz vs Hammer final press conference quotes, photos”

Erislandy Lara vs. Brian Castano & Luis Ortiz vs. Christian Hammer on March 2 on SHOWTIME

Christian Hammer - Former 154-pound world champion Erislandy Lara seeks to return to the championship ranks when the Cuban star challenges undefeated contender Brian Castaño for his WBA Super Welterweight World Championship on Saturday, March 2 live on SHOWTIME and presented by Premier Boxing Champions from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™.

Former 154-pound world champion Erislandy Lara seeks to return to the championship ranks when the Cuban star challenges undefeated contender Brian Castaño for his WBA Super Welterweight World Championship on Saturday, March 2 live on … read full article “Erislandy Lara vs. Brian Castano & Luis Ortiz vs. Christian Hammer on March 2 on SHOWTIME”