ESPN Friday Night Fights & Noche de Combates from Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange N.J. Super Bowl Weekend

Super Brawl: ESPN Friday Night Fights & Noche de Combates from Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange N.J. Super Bowl Weekend
Atlas’ “Fight Plan” to Feature Former New York Giants Running Back Brandon Jacobs

The Jan. 31 edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra and ESPN Deportes’ Noche de Combates presented by Corona Extra will feature undefeated Light Heavyweight contender Blake “Il Capo” Caparello (18-0-1, 6 KOs) and Elvir “The Kosovo Kid” Muriqi (40-5, 24 KOs) in the 10-round main event. Friday’s show, from the Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange N.J., will take place Super Bowl weekend and is less than 20 miles from MetLife Stadium, site of Super Bowl XLVIII.

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Ghislain Maduma headlines Feb. 5 PPV in Montreal

OTTAWA, Canada (January 28, 2014) – Undefeated North American Boxing Federation (NABF) lightweight champion Ghislain “Mani” Maduma (15-0, 9 KOs) will make his first NABF title defense Wednesday night, February 5 against Mexican knockout artist John Carlo Aparicio (26-7, 21 KOs), live on pay per view from New City Gas in Montreal, Canada.

Eye Of The Tiger Management (EOTT) will launch its new Boxing Lounge Series with a strong top-to-bottom card, which will be available to watch worldwide as a $19.99 PPV event being streamed in high-definition via www.PunchingGrace.com. Maduma vs. Aparicio will be the 12-round main event and world-class welterweight Antonin Decarie (28-2, 8 KOs) faces Cesar “El Dolar” Chavez (21-5, 9 KOs) in the eight-round co-feature.

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TRAD TKO Charity Boxing Event Feb 22nd Featuring Oakey Vs. Elcock

For the past few years the TRAD TKO Boxing Gym has held an annual Boxers & Celebrities Charity Football Tournament, in Aid of the Indee Rose Trust, however, due to being let down on a venue in 2013, the illustrious team at East London fight factory had to rethink their fund raising efforts for this extremely worthwhile cause, that provides support for children who have been diagnosed with a brain or spinal tumour.

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Jazza Dickens aims to get back on track

Liverpool’s Jazza Dickens aims to get back on track for a shot at the British Super-Bantamweight title when he features on the big Aintree Racecourse show on Saturday 1st March.

The exciting 22-year-old, who has a record of 15 wins from 16 fights, joins fellow Merseyside stars Thomas Stalker, Ryan Farrag and Stephen Lewis on the show which will be televised live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/Virgin Ch. 546).

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Hitz Boxing’s Fight Night at the Belvedere” on January 31

Chicago, IL, Monday, January 27–Bobby Hitz announced the line up for Friday night’s “Horseshoe Presents: Hitz Boxing’s Fight Night at the Belvedere,” which will be held at 7:00 PM at Belvedere Events & Banquets in Elk Grove Village, IL. The evening will feature a four round light heavyweight battle between two boxers with perfect records as Simon “The Punisher” Buettner (5-0, 3 KOs) of Carpentersville, IL takes on Waterloo, Iowa’s Greg Sykes (3-0, 2 KOs), while exciting super middleweight Mike “Hollywood” Jimenez (11-0, 8 KOs) of Chicago tests his undefeated record against Rockford veteran Skylar Thompson (12-10, 10 KOs) in a six rounder. Tickets are available at hitzboxing.com and fanfueled.com

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Braekhus media day in Oslo

Today in Norway, WBA, WBC & WBO Female Welterweight Champion Cecilia Braekhus kicked off fight week with a crowded press conference at the Viasat offices in Oslo. The pound-for-pound number one faces Myriam Lamare on Saturday night at the Nordic Fight Night in Frederikshavn.

”I’m really looking forward to this fight,” said Braekhus. ”I haven’t been in the ring for a while so I’m excited to be back and facing such a quality opponent. It will be a great way to start the year!

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Russell Jr. v Tamayo opens Fox coverage of Ortiz vs Collazo

Top super featherweight contender Gary “The Lion” Russell Jr. will kick off the FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes telecast live from Barclays Center on Thursday, Jan. 30 when he faces Obregon, Mexico’s Miguel “Yaqui” Tamayo in the opening televised bout on the fight card headlined by the WBA International Welterweight Title fight between “Vicious” Victor Ortiz and Luis Collazo.

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‘Dynamite’ Dilks To Explode In Southport On Cruiserweight Debut

Liverpool’s Carl ‘Dynamite’ Dilks makes his cruiserweight debut live on VIPBOXING.TV when he tops the bill at Southport’s Floral Hall on February 28. The 30-year-old, who has previously fought for English and Commonwealth honours at super-middle, knows he doesn’t have forever left in the game but believes the move up in weight will signal the most successful period of his career.

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