RESULTS: Pedraza beats LesPierre; Ramirez decisions Gonzales

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Former two-weight world champion Jose Pedraza’s quest for a title in a third weight class is alive and well. Pedraza, from Cidra, Puerto Rico, toppled Mikkel LesPierre via unanimous decision (100-88 and 99-89 2x) Thursday night in a junior welterweight bout.… read full article “RESULTS: Pedraza beats LesPierre; Ramirez decisions Gonzales”

Pedraza vs. LesPierre Bout Canceled Following Positive COVID-19 Result

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Gabriel Flores Jr.—Josec Ruiz elevated to main event (ESPN & ESPN Deportes, 8 p.m. ET)

Tonight’s Top Rank on ESPN main event between Jose Pedraza and Mikkel LesPierre has been canceled after LesPierre’s manager, Jose Taveras, tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this morning.… read full article “Pedraza vs. LesPierre Bout Canceled Following Positive COVID-19 Result”

DiBella Entertainment boxers Tiara Brown and Mikkel LesPierre receive award

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DiBella Entertainment boxers Tiara Brown and Mikkel LesPierre were recently honored, among others in the boxing world, by the WBC with their Heroes For Humanity Award, which recognizes “exceptional, steadfast courage and willpower to help others” in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.… read full article “DiBella Entertainment boxers Tiara Brown and Mikkel LesPierre receive award”

RESULTS: Maurice Hooker Retains WBO Title; Otha Jones III Dazzles In Pro Debut

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Roc Nation Sports and Matchroom USA boxer Maurice Hooker (26-0-1, 17 KO’s) successfully defended his title for the second time, dominating challenger Mikkel LesPierre (21-1, 10 KO’s) by way of unanimous decision in a primetime bout broadcast on DAZN and Sky Sports at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, N.Y.… read full article “RESULTS: Maurice Hooker Retains WBO Title; Otha Jones III Dazzles In Pro Debut”

Maurice Hooker battles Mikkel LesPierre on Sat. in NY on DAZN

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Maurice Hooker hopes to land a big homecoming fight in Dallas next as he defends his WBO World Super-Lightweight title for the second time against Mikkel LesPierre at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York on Saturday March 9, live on DAZN in the US and on Sky Sports in the UK.… read full article “Maurice Hooker battles Mikkel LesPierre on Sat. in NY on DAZN”

Maurice Hooker wants to knockout Mikkel LesPierre on March 9

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Maurice Hooker says he’ll bring the heat early to Mikkel LesPierre and send a big statement to the rest of the division when he defends his WBO World Super-Lightweight title for the second time at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York on Saturday March 9, live on DAZN in the US and on Sky Sports in the UK.read full article “Maurice Hooker wants to knockout Mikkel LesPierre on March 9”

DiBella Entertainment signs Mikkel LesPierre and Jude Franklin

Preparing for a busy 2019, DiBella Entertainment (DBE) has added to its deep stable of world champions and top contenders, signing undefeated junior welterweight contender Mikkel “Slikk Mikk” LesPierre (20-0-1, 9 KOs) and unbeaten junior lightweight prospect Jude “King Zar” Franklin (9-0, 8 KOs).… read full article “DiBella Entertainment signs Mikkel LesPierre and Jude Franklin”

Results: Mikkel Lespierre, Roberto Ramirez, & Raquel Miller Win In Queens

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In front of a lively crowd on Thursday night, DiBella Entertainment (DBE) debuted its Broadway Boxing series at Melrose Ballroom, in Astoria, Queens, NY. The bouts were shown live at DBE’s new streaming home, LIVE.DBE1.com. Broadway Boxing is presented by Nissan of Queens, Azad Watches, OPTYX, Christos Steak House and Gagliardi Insurance.

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Results: Mikkel Lespierre Edges Noel Murphy In Thriller

In the main event, Noel Murphy, 139.2 lbs., of Woodlawn, NY, by way of County Cork, Ireland, and Brooklyn’s Mikkel LesPierre, 139.4 lbs., waged a barnburner for 10 thrilling rounds. It became a war of attrition with many ebbs and flows between the two southpaws. Murphy stormed out of his corner and was the aggressor for the first two frames, focusing a lot of his attack downstairs.

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