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Algieri Arrives in San Francisco

Algieri Arrives in San Francisco

Photos: Chris Farina/Top Rank New York's undefeated (20-0) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris Algieri arrives in San Francisco with trainer Tim Lane on ...

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Photos: Golovkin-Rubio kick off press conference

Photos: Golovkin-Rubio kick off press conference

Photos: Big Joe Miranda WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and WBC interim middleweight champion Marco Antonio Rubio faced off Wednesday during the kickoff ...

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Maidana: I won the first fight and I’ll win again

Maidana: I won the first fight and I'll win again

By Miguel Maravilla Photos: Esther Lin/SHOWTIME Argentinian slugger and former world champion Marcos "Chino" Maidana (35-4, 31 KOs) held an open media workout Tuesday ...

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Petalcorin KOs Tello to win WBA interim belt

Petalcorin KOs Tello to win WBA interim belt

Filipino light flyweight Randy Petalcorin (22-1-1, 17 KOs) scored a seventh round KO over Panamanian Walter Tello (20-8, 8 KOs) to claim ...

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Huck: I will make spaghetti out of Larghetti

Huck: I will make spaghetti out of Larghetti

Photo: Gerry Weber World WBO Cruiserweight World Champion Marco Huck (37-2-1, 26 KOs) and challenger Mirko Larghetti (21-0, 13 KOs) met in the ...

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Algieri Arrives in San Francisco

Algieri Arrives in San Francisco

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Photos: Golovkin-Rubio kick off press conference

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Maidana: I won the first fight and I’ll win again

Maidana: I won the first

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Petalcorin KOs Tello to win WBA interim belt

Petalcorin KOs Tello to win

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Huck: I will make spaghetti out of Larghetti

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Boxing News

GIANT Japan Update

Arakawa, Kato victorious; Wake keeps OPBF 122lb belt; Tanaka finishes Omayao in one; Kawabata, Maruki fail to win WBC Youth belts

By Joe Koizumi
Photos by Boxing Beat

Japanese lightweight champ Yoshitaka Kato (28-5-1, 9 KOs), 135, impressively kept his national belt as he badly dropped ex-WBC youth champ Tsukasa Saito (19-3, 14 KOs), 135, in the fourth and accelerated his persistent attack to prompt the referee’s intervention at 1:13 of the eighth round in a scheduled ten on Wednesday (July 23) in Tokyo, Japan. Kato, a shaven skulled boxer-puncher, accurately penetrated Saito’s loose guard with a solid left-right combination to hurt him so effectively that the loser absorbed much punishment as the contest progressed. Kato made his seventh successful defense to his credit. (more…)



July 27th, 2014



Boxing News

Golovkin: What I do is not boxing. It’s fighting!

By Przemek Garczarczyk



July 27th, 2014

Boxing News

Golovkin demolishes Geale

By Matt Richardson at ringside
Photos: Emily Harney

WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (30-0, 27 KOs) scored a third round demolition of former world champion Daniel Geale (30-3, 16 KOs) Saturday night before 8,572 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Golovkin dropped Geale in round two with a barrage of punches. The end came in round three when Golovkin dropped Geale again with a huge right hand. Time was 2:47. Making the win all the more impressive is Geale had connected with a hard punch just a fraction of a second before Golovkin’s punch landed and Golovkin’s blow still carried KO power. photos



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Benavidez blitzes Auraad, Valdez dominates Ruiz, McCumby shuts down Gbenga

Photos: Mikey Williams / Top Rank

Local welterweight hero Benavidez (21-0, 15 KOs), fighting for the first time at home since 2011, made quick work of Henry Auraad (16-9-1, 13 KOs) on Saturday night at the Celebrity Theater in Phoenix, Arizona. Benavides dropped Auraad twice in the first round before the bout was halted after 1:50. Benavides won the NABF Youth title.

Two-time Mexican Olympian Oscar Valdez (13-0, 11 KOs) scored a one-sided eight round unanimous decision over veteran Juan Ruiz (23-15, 7 KOs) in a featherweight contest. Valdez pressed the action against Ruiz, doing significant damage to the body en route to a 80-71 shutout on all cards. The survival-minded Ruiz, who was deducted a point in the eighth round, has never been stopped. He dropped his ninth straight fight.

Unbeaten light heavyweight Trevor McCumby (16-0, 12 KOs) was impressive in winning a six round unanimous decision over Michael Gbenga (15-16, 15 KOs). McCumby dropped Gbenga in round five on the way to a 60-53, 60-53, 60-53 sweep on the scorecards. photos



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Ex-champ Montiel vaporizes Ruiz

Photos: Zanfer Promotions

Former three-division world champion Fernando “KOchulito” Montiel (51-4-2, 39 KOs) needed just 96 seconds to annihilate Jesus “Chito” Rios (30-5-1, 24 KOs) on Saturday night at the Auditorio Municipal in Villaflores, Chiapas, Mexico. It was a liver shot that put Rios down for the count. Montiel is looking to win a fourth world title in the featherweight division.

In the co-feature, former world champion Mario “Dragoncito” Rodriguez (18-9-4, 11 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision over Junior Granados (13-2-1, 8 KOs) in a jr flyweight bout. Scores were 97-93, 97-93, 97-95. photos



July 26th, 2014

UFC

UFC on FOX 12 Main: Lawler Tops Brown, Secures Rematch With Hendricks

Johny Hendricks, Robbie Lawler is coming for you…again. After a gritty five-round battle with Matt Brown at the SAP Center Saturday, the veteran Lawler secured a second UFC welterweight title fight against the reigning titleholder by pounding out a close unanimous decision win . . . Click here for more at UFC.com
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Coming up next: UFC FIGHT NIGHT: BADER VS. SAINT PREUX is LIVE on FOX on Saturday, August 16 at 10 PM ET/7 PM PT . . . Click here for more



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Karpency cruises, Bergman upset

Former WBO and IBO world title challenger Tommy Karpency (23-4) captured the NABA-US light heavyweight title over Dahfir Smith (27-24) by a lopsided 10 round unanimous decision. Karpency controlled the pace from the outset both landing at will and often with a sharp jab and combinations. Scores were 100-90 (twice) and 98-92. No knockdowns were recorded.

In a matchup of hard hitting heavies, undefeated Ahkror “Aha” Muralimov (16-0) upset local bigman Jason Bergman (23-11) to win the NABA-US heavyweight title. Bergman cruised in the first stanza, but Muralimov caught Bergman early in the 2nd with a looping left hook knocking Bergman to the canvas. After beating the count, a clearly hurt Bergman was floored again with a right hand and left hook combination which forced referee Rick Steigerwalt to halt the action at 2:38 of the second round. (more…)



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Jennings edges Perez on “docked” point

By Matt Richardson at ringside
Photos: Emily Harney

In a fight between unbeaten heavyweights, Bryant Jennings (19-0, 10 KO’s) won a razor thin split decision against Mike Perez (20-1-1, 12 KOs). Scores read 115-112 and 114-113 for Jennings against a 114-113 tally for Perez. It was a close, tactical fight with Perez doing well early and Jennings doing well late. A final round point deduction from Perez for holding and hitting by referee Harvey Dock was the deciding factor in the fight. Without which the fight would’ve been scored a draw. photos



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Afolabi, Harrison, Rodriguez win on MSG undercard

By Matt Richardson at ringside

Cruiserweight Ola Afolabi beat up Anthony Caputo Smith in three rounds. Afolabi (21-3-4, 9 KO’s) hurt Caputo in the second and knocked him down twice in the third. After the second knockdown, referee Steve Smoger took a close look at Caputo Smith in the corner and, on the advice of the ringside physician, elected to call a halt to the carnage. Impressive and exciting win for Afolabi, the former cruiserweight title challenger. Caputo Smith, who was cut over the left eye, is now 15-4 with 10 knockout victories.

Welterweight Dusty Harrison (23-0, 12 KO’s) won a unanimous decision in a dull fight against journeyman Wilfredo Acuna (14-15, 11 KO’s). All three judges submitted identical scores of 80-72. Acuna was hurt in the fourth and fifth rounds but Harrison couldn’t capitalize enough to score a knockout or even a knockdown. Dull fight and an uninspiring performance from the DC-based Harrison.

The first bout of the night on the Golovkin-Geale under card only lasted 43 seconds. That’s due to a left hook to the body of Yankton Southern delivered from unbeaten junior welterweight Julian Rodriguez. The shot was so effective that it left Southern on the canvas for a rare, full 10-count. With the victory, Rodriguez moves his overall ledger to 5-0 with three wins via stoppage. Southern is just 4-6, 4 KOs.



July 26th, 2014

UFC

UFC on FOX 12 Prelims: Vet Masvidal Rises From Deck to Beat Cruickshank

Longtime lightweight contender Jorge Masvidal rose from a first-round knockdown in his UFC Fight Night prelim bout against Daron Cruickshank Saturday at the SAP Center, taking control in the next two frames to secure a three-round unanimous decision win over the highly-touted prospect . . . Click here for more at UFC.com
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Coming up next: UFC FIGHT NIGHT: BADER VS. SAINT PREUX is LIVE on FOX on Saturday, August 16 at 10 PM ET/7 PM PT . . . Click here for more



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Shindo renounces WBC female 112lb belt

By Joe Koizumi

WBC female flyweight champ Go Shindo (14-2, 9 KOs) renounced her belt just a day before the WBC purse bidding between Shindo and official challenger Arely Mucino of Mexico on Friday. Her manager/promoter Tetsuya Harada of Kuratoki Promotions submitted the Japan Boxing Commission (JBC) a written relinquishment of the championship because of Shindo’s physical and mental unfitness to participate in the mandatory defense. The JBC accordingly announced its receipt of the said renunciation to our mass media, which reported it big here. The vacant WBC belt will be disputed by Arely Mucino and another to be designated by the WBC soon.



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Stieglitz stops Khomitsky; Hammer wins WBO female belt by controversial DQ

By Karl Freitag

A pair of strange endings on Saturday’s SES Boxing card at the Anhalt Arena in Dessau, Germany.

In the main event, two-time former world champion Robert Stieglitz (47-4, 27 KOs) scored a tenth round TKO over against WBO #9 Sergey “The Ghost” Khomitsky (29-11-2, 12 KOs). It was a bloody affair with Khomitsky suffering a deep gash on the top his head and Stieglitz was cut over the right eye. The bout was stopped at the beginning of round ten when referee Lagosz Zbigniew ruled Khomitsky’s corner was wasting too much time when retaping Khomitsky’s gloves. Stieglitz appeared headed toward a decision win prior to the bizarre stoppage.

A bout for the vacant WBO female jr middleweight title ended in a controversial fifth round disqualification. 37-year-old multi-division former champion Anne Sophie Mathis (27-4, 23 KOs) seemingly knocked out reigning female middleweight champion Christina Hammer (18-0, 8 KOs), but after some confusion it was ruled by referee Manfred Küchler that the KO punch landed behind Hammer’s head and Mathis was disqualified to a chorus of boos. Replays show the punch appeared to be on the ear.

In other action, former light heavyweight world title challenger and WBO #3/WBA #7 rated Robin Krasniqi (42-3, 16 KOs) outscored WBA #8/WBO #15 Oleksandr Cherviak (14-4-1, 4 KOs) by scores of 117-111, 117-111, 118-110.

WBO #8 rated light heavyweight Dominic Boesel (16-0, 5 KOs) outpointed Daniel Regi (22-10, 11 KOs) over twn by scores of 100-87 on all three cards. (more…)



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Saunders KOs Blandamura for Euro middle title

Despite the pullouts of Tyson Fury and stablemate Eddie Chambers, boxing still took place Saturday at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester, UK. In the main event, undefeated middleweight Billy Joe Saunders (20-0, 11 KOs) scored an eighth round KO over previously unbeaten Emanuele Blandamura (22-1, 5 KOs) to claim the vacant European title. A crushing right hand prompted a standing count from the referee and Blandamura’s corner threw in the towel.

Other notable results:

Hot middleweight prospect Chris Eubank Jr (17-0, 12 KOs) annihilated Ivan Jukic (19-3, 12 KOs) in the first round. Jukic on the deck twice.

Unbeaten British jr middleweight titleholder Liam Smith (17-0-1, 7 KOs) stopped Jason Welborn (15-3, 6 KOs) with a body shot in round six.

Unbeaten lightweight Terry Flanagan (25-0, 9 KOs) battered Martin Gethin (24-6-1, 11 KOs) for seven rounds and Gethin was unable to continue after round seven. Flanagan won the vacant British lightweight title.

Unbeaten jr middleweight Liam Williams (10-0-1, 5 KOs) scores a sixth round TKO over Ronnie Heffron (15-2, 5 KOs). Heffron couldn’t come out for round seven.



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Roy Jones Jr. outclasses and stops Courtney Fry in five rounds in Latvia

Ring legend Roy Jones Jr (58-8, 41 KOs) easily defended his WBU (German version) cruiserweight title against Courtney Fry (18-6, 6 KOs) on Saturday night at the Kipsala Exhibition Centre in Riga, Latvia. Jones outclassed Fry before flooring him with a left hook at the end round five. Fry’s corner pulled the plug after the round. Jones then delighted the Latvian audience by rapping along with a recording of his song “Can’t be touched.” Fry lost his third straight fight.

Light heavyweight Maxim Vlasov (29-1, 14 KOs) scored a fifth round KO over Ruben Eduardo Acosta (28-9-5, 10 KOs). A series of punches send Acosta to the deck and he didn’t beat the count. Time 1:43. Vlasov wins the vacant WBC Baltic Sea title.



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Cooper crushes Chaiyonggym in one

By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing

Former Australian super bantamweight champion Jason “Nugget” Cooper (11-2-1, 6 KOs) bombed out Phissanuthap Chaiyonggym ( 4-11-1) in round one of scheduled ten round main event at the Queensland State a Equestrian Centre, Caboolture, Queensland, Australia on Saturday. Referee Tony Kettlewell crowned Cooper at 2.08. Cooper captured the IBO Asia Pacific title. The last loss that Cooper suffered was in China against Qiu Xiao Jun in February of WBC world Yourh title bout. (more…)



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Ramirez captures the CA state 130lb title

By Felipe Leon at ringside
Photos: Renzo Novara

Boxing is often called the theatre of the unexpected. This weekend in general it proved to be true since in southern California major fights went by the wayside days before their scheduled time including the Christopher Martin-Efrain Esquivias fight in Ontario, the Ivan Morales-Sergio Frias in Indio and the semi-main event of Bobby D. Presents’ “San Diego Fights: Border War II” in which current female NABF junior flyweight champion Kenia Enriquez was to participate in. With no time to find a replacement, California Hall of fame promoter Bobby DePhilippis had to settle to present to his audience only four fights. Nobody complained since all four bouts featuring local San Diego and Tijuana talent were full of action as well as a musical performance and interviews conducted by Benny Ricardo during the intermission of the afore mentioned Enriquez, two-time world champ Jolene Blackshear and undefeated interim WBC Latino jr. welterweight champion Emanuel Robles. (more…)



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Yorgey draws with Mitchell

By Kurt Wolfheimer at ringside

Friday night at the Crowne Plaza Hotel before a raucous crowd, talented middleweight “Lightning” Harry Joe Yorgey (27-2-2, 12KOs) was forced to settle for a draw with late replacement Eric “Murder” Mitchell (23-11-2, 11KOs). In the six round co-feature of the Pro-am card promoted by Andre Acuna’s Lionheart Promotions, welterweight Rolando “Iron Man” Chinea stepped up in competition as he moved to (9-0-1, 6KOs) with a 3rd round retirement of Osnel “Prince of Darkness” Charles (10-10-1, 1KO). (more…)



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Weights from Washington, PA

Tommy Karpency 174 vs. Dhafir Smith 174.5
(NABA-US light heavyweight title)
Jason Bergman 256 vs. Akhror Muralimov 256
(NABA-US heavyweight title)
Cian Dalton 172 vs. Larry Blakey 171
Dan Karpency 157 vs. Rick Morias 160
Amonte Everhart 150 vs. Glen Walls 150

Venue: Meadows Casino, Washington, Pennsylvania 7:30PM Tonight
Promoter: Frank Luca’s Crown Boxing



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Dunn halts Oushi in four

By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing

Australian super middleweight Zac Dunn (14-0, 12 KOs) stopped Japanese visitor Yutaka Oushi (11-4, 6 KOs) in round four of scheduled twelve round main event the Shoppingtown hotel, Doncaster, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on Friday. Referee Allan McColl called it off at 1.54. Dunn captured the WBC Eurasia Pacific 168 pound title. Former amateur star Dunn controlled all the rounds before the stoppage. Dunn was a regular sparring partner for Sam Soliman successful IBF middleweight challenge in Germany. (more…)



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Golovkin, Jennings are tonight’s betting favorites

WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin is a whopping -1000 favorite to defend his title tonight at Madison Square Garden. Geale backers can get +800. In the HBO co-feature, heavyweight Bryant Jennings is a -225 nod to defeat Mike Perez, who is at +175. Perez came 11 pounds heavier than his previous fight

With Tyson Fury pulling out of his bout against Alexander Ustinov, the most notable name fighting in Europe today is future Hall of Famer Roy Jones Jr., who is -500 to defeat Courtney Frye (+500) in Latvia.



July 26th, 2014

UFC

Robbie Lawler Keeps It Moving

As the great resurgence of Robbie Lawler continues, the fistic artist known as “Ruthless” doesn’t blink when it comes to a schedule that would make most fighters cower, or at least hit the ‘ignore’ button when they see UFC matchmaker Joe Silva’s name on the caller ID . . . Click here for more at UFC.com
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Coming up next: UFC FIGHT NIGHT: LAWLER VS. BROWN is LIVE on FOX on Saturday, July 26 at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT . . . Click here for more



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

ShoBox 200 Full Report

Report / Photos by Boxing Bob Newman

There was high drama in the main event of the Shobox 200 card at Turning Stone Resort and Casino in Verona, NY as Antoine “Action” Douglas and Michel Soro battled to a ten round draw in a battle for the vacant WBA International middleweight title. The co-main event also delivered back-and-forth action as power punching Jerry Odom over came a cut and crafty southpaw and fellow undefeated super middle Vilier Quinonez to remain unbeaten and annex the WBC FECARBOX belt. (more…)



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Fury pulls out of Ustinov fight

Tyson Fury has withdrawn from his heavyweight contest tonight against Alexander Ustinov after his uncle and first trainer, Hughie, has been taken seriously ill into hospital. Fury had already coped with a last minute change when original opponent Dereck Chisora pulled out with a fractured hand earlier in the week and promoter Frank Warren secured world ranked Belarusian Ustinov to step in. Tyson’s uncle and trainer Peter took the decision to pull him out of the fight rather than sending him into the ring with his mind not focused.

Warren said, “I’m very, very, disappointed for the fans. After Dereck Chisora pulled out because of his hand injury, we worked very hard to secure a world ranked opponent in Ustinov. It’s sad that his uncle Hughie is in a serious condition and our thoughts are with him. The show will still go ahead and as before it’s a great card with Billy Joe Saunders, Liam Smith, Terry Flanagan and Jack Catterall and Nathan Brough all in title action. We will be announcing the rescheduled date for Chisora v Fury next week.”



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Carmona beats Rodriguez in Telemundo Tourney

Photos: All Star Boxing

The Telemundo super flyweight single elimination tournament continued on Friday night at the Auditorio Plaza Condesa in Mexico City with David Carmona (17-2-4, 3 KOs) scoring a hard fought ten round unanimous decision over Ricardo Rodriguez (9-2, 3 KOs). Scores were 97-93, 98-92, 96-94 as Carmona claimed the vacant WBO Youth super flyweight title. This was the first fight for Carmona since coming up short in world title challenge against WBO champion Omar Narvaez last December.

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July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Pitbull Gomez mauls Paris

Unbeaten jr welterweight Frankie “Pitbull” Gomez (18-0, 13 KOs) scored a very impressive ten round unanimous decision over Vernon Paris (28-1, 16 KOs) on Friday night at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California. Gomez attacked Paris with violent charges throughout the bout. “Pitbull” dropped Paris in round four and staggered him again later in the round, but the super rugged Paris hung tough until the end. Scores were 100-89 on all cards.

2012 U.S. Olympian middleweight Terrell Gausha (11-0, 6 KOs) scored a first round KO over Ronnie Warrior Jr. (15-9-1, 5 KOs). A body shot put Warrior down and he did not beat the count. Time was 2:59.

Unbeaten cruiserweight Vyacheslav Shabranskyy (10-0, 9 KOs) needed less than a minute to annihilate Demetrius Walker (7-6-1, 4 KOs). Walker down three times in 48 seconds.



July 26th, 2014

Boxing News

Soro, Douglas battle to a draw at ShoBox 200

By Boxing Bob Newman at ringside

Undefeated middleweight prospect Antoine Douglas (14-0-1, 9 KOs) and former world title challenger Michel Soro (23-1-1, 13 KOs) battled to a ten round draw in the main event of the landmark 200th telecast of ShoBox at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, NY. Douglas built up an early lead, then withstood a furious assault by Soro in rounds eight and nine. Scores were 96-94 Soro, 95-95, 95-95.

In a matchup of undefeated-yet-untested super middleweight prospects Jerry Odom (12-0, 11 KOs) scored a seventh round TKO over Vilier Quinonez (8-1, 5 KOs). Odom dropped Quininez in round four and again in the seventh. The bout was stopped after the knockdown in round seven. Time was 2:25.

Undefeated welterweight Cecil McCalla (19-0, 6 KOs) scored a one-sided eight round unanimous decision over Oscar Godoy (13-3, 6 KOs). Scores were 79-73, 80-72, 80-72.

Lightweight Tony Luis (18-2, 7 KOs) scored an eight round unanimous decision over previously unbeaten lightweight Wanzell Ellison (11-1-1, 5 KOs). Scores were 77-75, 79-73, 78-74. (more…)



July 25th, 2014

Boxing News

Garcia tops Prescott; Truax dominates Ennis

By Sam Geraci at ringside

Welterweight Roberto “La Amenaza” García (36-3, 23 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision over Breidis Prescott (27-6, 20 KOs) on Friday night at the UIC Convention Center in Chicago, Illinois. Prescottscored a knockdown in round nine, but it wasn’t enough as Garcia prevailed with scores of 96-93, 95-94, 96-92. Garcia controlled the early rounds with his aggression, wide shots and occasional shoves. Toward the end of the fight, however, Prescott managed to set up his right hand with his superior movement and even managed to floor Garcia with a right in the ninth. Although Garcia cited poor balance for the knockdown, Prescott was able to wobble Garcia on more than one occasion.

After the bout, Garcia commented on the fight and his new standing as an ‘A side’ fighter. “I really like the way they’ve been moving me. I’m not used to all of this, so it’s been great. Prescott was tough in there, and his movement gave me some trouble. The knockdown wasn’t anything; my feet were just all out of position. I’m looking forward to big things real soon,” said Garcia. (more…)



July 25th, 2014

Boxing News

Terence Crawford hits New York City

Photos: Tom Briglia/Top Rank

WBO Lightweight champion Terence “Bud” Crawford “the Pride of Omaha” visited the Veterans Hospital in New York City, Friday to meet with war veterans including former world champ and Vietnam veteran Saoul Mamby. Also, Crawford visited with Verizon Call Center employees.

Crawford in in town to attend Saturday night’s card at Madison Square Garden, a venue he’d like to fight in himself someday.

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July 25th, 2014

UFC

UFC on FOX 12 at the scales

UFC on FOX 12, which is headlined by the welterweight bout between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown and the light heavyweight bout between Anthony Johnson and Rogerio Nogueira, airs live on FOX from the SAP Center in San Jose, California at 8pm ET / 5pm PT. Fans can also tune in to FOX for four televised prelims at 6pm ET / 3pm PT, and four early prelim bouts will be available on UFC FIGHT PASS at 4:15pm ET / 1:15 pm PT.

MAIN EVENT
Matt Brown (172.5**) VS Robbie Lawler (171)

FOX MAIN CARD
Rogerio Nogueira (205.5) VS Anthony Johnson (204.5)
Dennis Bermudez (146) VS Clay Guida (145)
Bobby Green (155.5) VS Josh Thomson (155)

FOX PRELIMS
Jorge Masvidal (155.5) VS Daron Cruickshank (155.5)
Patrick Cummins (206) VS Kyle Kingsbury (204.5)
Tim Means (170.5) VS Hernani Perpetuo (171)
Brian Ortega (145.5) VS Mike De La Torre (146)

UFC FIGHT PASS EARLY PRELIMS
Tiago Trator (155) VS Akbarh Arreola (155.5)
Gilbert Burns (170) VS Andreas Stahl (171)
Joanna Jedrzejcyk (115) VS Juliana Lima (116.5*)
Noad Lahat (145) VS Steven Siler (146)

*Lima, who initially weighed in at 117, will be fined 20% of her purse (10% to the commission and 10% to her opponent)

**Brown has one hour to make weight.

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Coming up next: UFC FIGHT NIGHT: LAWLER VS. BROWN is LIVE on FOX on Saturday, July 26 at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT . . . Click here for more



July 25th, 2014

Boxing News

UniMas Weights from Phoenix

Photos: Mikey Williams / Top Rank

Jose Benavidez 145.8 vs. Henry Aurad 146
Oscar Valdez 125.6 vs. Juan Ruiz 125.4
Trevor McCumby 173.8 vs. Michael Gbenga 173.6

Venue: Celebrity Theater, Phoenix, Arizona
Promoter: Top Rank
TV: UniMas

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July 25th, 2014

Boxing News

Weights from Villaflores, Chiapas, Mexico

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Photos: Zanfer

Fernando Montiel 127 vs. Jesús Ríos 127
Mario Rodríguez 108 vs. Junior Granados 108
Salvador Hernández 122.3 vs. Javier Cifuentes 122
Nustien Sánchez 115.5 vs. Donovan Salazar 115.3
Luis E. Custodio 128 vs. José Cifuentes 127.9

Venue: Auditorio Municipal
Promoter: Zanfer
TV: TV Azteca (Mexico)

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July 25th, 2014

Boxing News

Golden Boy brings back Don Chargin

Legendary matchmaker Don Chargin is back with the Golden Boy Promotions team. “Don is not just a legend of boxing, but a good friend and loyal advisor for years,” said Oscar De La Hoya, President and founder of Golden Boy Promotions. “I’m excited to have him on board again, and together we’re going to deliver the best fights to the fans for years to come.”

“I’m happy to be back with Golden Boy Promotions, and hearing Oscar’s commitment to putting on great fights and signing top-notch talent has me excited to get back to work here,” said Chargin. ” Oscar’s always been a good friend, and he puts the fans first, which is something all promoters should aspire to.”



July 25th, 2014

Boxing News

Cojanu TKOs Pucheta in 7 in China

Heavyweight prospect Razvan Cojanu (11-1, 6 KOs) impressivley stopped Alberto Pucheta (30-10, 30 KOs) to claim the the vacant WBO Asia Pacific heavyweight title on Friday night in Changsha, China. The 6’8 Romanian-born and Southern California-based Cojanu broke down Pucheta steadily, finally dropping Pucheta in round seven. Pucheta beat the count but his corner waved the bout off. (more…)



July 25th, 2014

Boxing News

Golovkin and Geale make weight

By Przemek Garczarczyk
Photos: HBO/Will Hart

Gennady Golovkin 159.8 vs. Daniel Geale 159.2
(WBA middleweight championship)

Bryant Jennings 222.6 vs. Mike Perez 242.2
Ola Afolabi 198.6 vs. Anthony Caputo Smith 199.2
Dusty Hernandez-Harrison 147.6 vs. Wilfredo Acuna 147.8
Julian Rodriguez 141.6 vs. Yankton Southern 140.6

Venue: Madison Square Garden
Promoter: K2, Gary Shaw
TV: HBO

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July 25th, 2014

Boxing News

Roy Jones Jr. makes weight for fight in Latvia

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By Przemek Garczarczyk

Don’t go looking for Roy Jones Jr. at ringside for Saturday night’s Madison Square Garden card. Rather than doing color commentary on the HBO telecast, Roy is in Latvia where he will be defending his World Boxing Union cruiserweight title (German Version) against Courtney Fry (18-5, 6 KOs) at the Kipsala Exhibition Centre in Riga.

Jones scaled in today at 195.9, while Fry weighed 195.5.



July 25th, 2014


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