NEW YORK (June 13, 2016) — He came, He saw, He annihilated. Two-time Ukrainian Olympic gold medalist VASYL LOMACHENKO is now a two-division world champion and just as he did with his first professional world title, he won world title No. 2 in a record least amount of fights — SEVEN! Lomachenko (6-1, 4 KOs) captured his first world title — the vacant World Boxing Organization (WBO) featherweight title — in his third professional bout, … Read Article
Vasyl Lomachenko (6-1, 4 KOs) used his superior boxing skills to defeat WBO super featherweight champion Roman “Rocky” Martinez (29-3-3, 17 KOs) by a 5th round knockout tonight in a one-sided fight at Madison Square Garden in New York. Lomachenlo made it look easy in hitting Martinez and rarely getting hit back in this one-sided contest. … Read Article
HBO Boxing lights up Broadway on the eve of New York’s Puerto Rican Day Parade when HBO BOXING AFTER DARK: ROCKY MARTINEZ VS. VASYL LOMACHENKO AND FELIX VERDEJO VS. JUAN JOSE MARTINEZ is seen SATURDAY, JUNE 11 at 10:00 p.m. (live ET/tape-delayed PT) from The Theater at Madison Square Garden, exclusively on HBO. The HBO Sports team will be ringside for the event, which will be available in HDTV, closed-captioned for the hearing-impaired and presented … Read Article
You better believe Saturday night’s alright for fighting, especially in New York on Puerto Rican Day Parade weekend! Three-time world champion ROMAN “Rocky” MARTINEZ and World Boxing Organization (WBO) featherweight world champion VASYL LOMACHENKO will go mano a mano for Martinez’s WBO junior lightweight world title and the boxing gem of Puerto Rico, FELIX “El Diamante” VERDEJO, will risk his WBO Latino lightweight crown, undefeated record and No. 2 world rating against JUAN JOSE MARTINEZ … Read Article
World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior lightweight champion, Roman “Rocky” Martinez, will not fight on Saturday, March 12, in Merida, against Mexican Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt due to an injury on his left hand.… Read Article
Puerto Rican Roman “Rocky” Martinez, the World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior lightweight champion, will travel to Mexico on Monday, March 7, to complete his training for his defense against Mexican Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt, to be held on Saturday, March 12, at the Poliforum Zamna in Merida, Yucatan.… Read Article
The team of the World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior lightweight champion, Roman “Rocky” Martinez, agreed with the neutral referee and judges assigned for his defense against Mexican Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt, to be held on Saturday, March 12, at the Poliforum Zamna in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.… Read Article
Three weeks before his defense against Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt, the World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior lightweight champion, Roman “Rocky” Martinez, is working hard in the gym and hopes to travel to Mexico between March 6th and 7th for the clash, to be held on Saturday, March 12, at the Poliforum Zamna in Merida, Yucatan in Mexico.… Read Article
The fighters who will appear on the stacked, action-packed “HIGH STAKES: Mayweather vs. Berto” undercard this Saturday, September 12 live on SHOWTIME PPV (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT) from the MGM Grand Garden Arena took part in their final press conference Thursday at MGM Grand.
In the three pay-per-view fights preceding Saturday’s main event between Floyd “Money” Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs) and Andre Berto (30-3, 23 KOs), Roman “Rocky” Martinez (29-2-2, 17 KOs) will defend … Read Article
(Photo credit: Esther Lin/Showtime) LAS VEGAS (Sept. 8, 2015) – The countdown to “HIGH STAKES: Floyd “Money” Mayweather vs. Andre Berto” continued Tuesday afternoon as Floyd Mayweather and Andre Berto made their Grand Arrivals at MGM Grand in Las Vegas before their fight this Saturday, Sept. 12 live on SHOWTIME PPV® (8 p.m. E/5 p.m. PT) from the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
In what is expected to be the final fight of his illustrious 19-year … Read Article