Boxing News http://www.fightnews.com Boxing News Updated 24 hours a day 7 Days a week Sat, 30 May 2015 14:19:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 Khan-Algieri Scorecard http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/khan-algieri-scorecard-292753 http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/khan-algieri-scorecard-292753#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 14:16:06 +0000 http://www.fightnews.com/?p=292753 By Matt Richardson and Arvin Nundloll Here’s the round by round scoring for Friday’s welterweight clash between Amir Khan and Chris Algieri at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Scores were 115-113, 117-111, 117-111 in a bout some thought was closer. … Continue reading

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Khan, Algieri post fight quotes http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/khan-algieri-post-fight-quotes-292751 http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/khan-algieri-post-fight-quotes-292751#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 14:08:04 +0000 http://www.fightnews.com/?p=292751 Amir Khan: “Everyone knows I want Floyd (Mayweather) next after all the talk about it, but when you wait and hope for something for this long it can set you back. I don’t want to overlook any other fighters, including … Continue reading

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Weights from México City http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/weights-from-mexico-city-65-292724 http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/weights-from-mexico-city-65-292724#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 14:03:46 +0000 http://www.fightnews.com/?p=292724 By Gabriel F Cordero Photos: Alma Montiel Nery Saguilan 139 vs Wilfredo Buelvas 139.50 (WBC super featherweight regional title) Adrian “Confesor” Hernandez 112.70 vs Saul “Baby” Juarez 112.70 Jose “Piston” Lopez 148 vs Jonathan Duran 147.50 Lourdes Juarez 107.80 vs … Continue reading

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Kayode dominates Kisner http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/early-results-from-memphis-3-292556 http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/early-results-from-memphis-3-292556#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 13:50:25 +0000 http://www.fightnews.com/?p=292556 By Tracy Morin at ringside Photos: Greg Cohen Promotions Returning to cruiserweight, Lateef “Power” Kayode (20-1, 16 KOs) scored a one-sided ten round unanimous decision over “Slick” Nick Kisner (14-2-1, 5 KOs) on Friday night at the WC Handy Pavilion on … Continue reading

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UFC Fight Night Goiania Fantasy Preview http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/ufc-fight-night-goiania-fantasy-preview-292250 http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/ufc-fight-night-goiania-fantasy-preview-292250#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 12:08:26 +0000 http://www.fightnews.com/?p=292250 The UFC travels to Brazil this weekend with a welterweight showcase at the top of the bill, as former interim champion Carlos Condit returns from more than a year away from the sport due to injury to face heavy-handed former … Continue reading

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Tanaka wins vacant WBO 105lb belt in fifth pro bout http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/tanaka-wins-vacant-wbo-105lb-belt-in-fifth-pro-bout-292694 http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/tanaka-wins-vacant-wbo-105lb-belt-in-fifth-pro-bout-292694#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 09:31:36 +0000 http://www.fightnews.com/?p=292694 By Joe Koizumi A 19-year-old unbeaten Japanese, Kosei Tanaka (5-0, 2 KOs), 105, very impressively acquired the vacant WBO 105-pound belt as he kept outspeeding and outpunching Mexican Julian Yedras (24-2, 13 KOs), 105,, winning a unanimous decision over twelve … Continue reading

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Khan defeats Algieri, Mayweather next? http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/khan-defeats-algieri-mayweather-next-292540 http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/khan-defeats-algieri-mayweather-next-292540#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 03:20:40 +0000 http://www.fightnews.com/?p=292540 By Matt Richardson and Arvin Nundloll at ringside Photos: Emily Harney In a clash of former world champions, welterweight Amir Khan (31-3, 19 KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over Chris Algieri (20-2, 8 KOs) on Friday night at … Continue reading

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Fortuna wins WBA super featherweight title http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/fortuna-wins-wba-super-featherweight-title-292535 http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/fortuna-wins-wba-super-featherweight-title-292535#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 02:05:48 +0000 http://www.fightnews.com/?p=292535 By Matt Richardson and Arvin Nundloll at ringside Photos: Emily Harney Junior lightweight Javier Fortuna beat up Bryan Vasquez for twelve rounds to earn a unanimous decision victory in the co-featured fight Friday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. … Continue reading

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Tanaka, Yedras make weight http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/tanaka-yedras-make-weight-292524 http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/tanaka-yedras-make-weight-292524#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 01:17:04 +0000 http://www.fightnews.com/?p=292524 Report and Photos by Joe Koizumi Some pressman asked this reporter about the previous record of champions in fewest pro bouts prior to the weigh-in today. This record-keeper replied, “Saengsak Muangsurin and Vasyl Lomachenko (if we ignore his WSB campaigns) … Continue reading

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DeAlba, Chambers, Ennis win in South Philly http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/early-results-from-south-philly-292526 http://www.fightnews.com/Boxing/early-results-from-south-philly-292526#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 01:15:29 +0000 http://www.fightnews.com/?p=292526 By John DiSanto at ringside Local fighters took over in the second half of the show on Friday night at the Stadium Holiday Inn in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In the scheduled 10-round main event, junior lightweight Frank DeAlba, Reading, PA, 16-1-2, … Continue reading

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