Unbeaten super lightweight Mario Barrios (20-0, 12 KOs) defeated Naim Nelson (13-4, 1 KO) via seventh round TKO in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions TOE-TO-TOE TUESDAYS on FS1 and BOXEO DE CAMPEONES on FOX Deportes from Sands Bethlehem Events Center in Bethlehem, Pa. Show More Summary
Unbeaten IBF #12 lightweight contender Mario Barrios (20-0, 12 KOs) scored a seventh round TKO over Naim Nelson (13-4, 1 KO) in a super welterweight bout on Tuesday night at… Read More » The post Barrios stops Nelson in seven appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Sean Jones: Negotiations have already begun for an immediate rematch between middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and Saul “Canelo Alvarez for next May in 2018, according to ESPN. If an agreement can get made, then both fighters...Show More Summary
Light heavyweight prospects Earl Newman (10-0-1, 7 KOs) and Paul Parker (8-2-1, 4 KOs) battled to an eight round draw. Scores were 79-73 Newman, 77-75 Parker, 76-76. The post PBC Results from Bethlehem, PA appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Scott Gilfoid: Despite David Haye saying earlier on Tuesday that the deal was done for him to face former cruiserweight world champion Tony Bellew in a rematch, promoter Eddie Hearn says the deal for the fight still isn’t done yet. Show More Summary
Ruben Villa (7-0, 4 KOs), one of the featherweight division’s brightest young talents, takes the next step in his development by clashing with veteran Ernesto Guerrero (26-19, 18 KOs) in one of two highly anticipated match-ups on Friday’s “New Blood” undercard. Show More Summary
Photos: Erick Ramirez/Ringstar Sports Three-division world champion Leo Santa Cruz hosted a media workout Tuesday at the new Team Watson Boxing Club in Lake Balboa, Calif. as he prepares to… Read More » The post Leo Santa Cruz speaks appeared first on fightnews.com.
TUCSON, AZ (September 19, 2017) — Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) world champions ÓSCAR VALDEZ and GILBERTO “Zurdo” RAMIREZ will headline and exciting world championship event This Friday! September 22, at Tucson Arena (260...Show More Summary
Three-division world champion Leo Santa Cruz hosted a media workout Tuesday at the new Team Watson Boxing Club in Lake Balboa, Calif. as he prepares to defend his featherweight titles against Chris Avalos on Saturday, October 14 in the...Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay “Bronze Bomber” Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) will be looking to make a statement against Cuban Luis “King Kong” Ortiz (27-0, 23 KOs) on November 4 to send a message to IBF/WBA heavyweight champion...Show More Summary
There were a few fights in which his boss, Oscar De La Hoya, was presented with an escape win or two…
Representatives for Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin are reportedly set to begin discussions this week about a potential rematch for the unified middleweight world boxing championship after they fought to a split draw at T-Mobile...Show More Summary
“He’s in Trouble!” New Haven, CT: In an eight-round featherweight showdown for New Haven bragging rights, Elm City’s Nate Green (9-0, 2 KOs) takes on long-time cross town rival and New Haven native, Josh Crespo (7-5-3, 3 KOs). The bout...Show More Summary
By Jim Dower: WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders could finally be getting the big unification match against IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin that he’s been talking about for so long. Golovkin has...Show More Summary
The former Manchester United and England footballer believes his move into boxing can give him a new focus and has dismissed those who see it as no more than a PR stunt London’s York Hall is an East End institution where champions like Lennox Lewis and Audley Harrison honed their craft. Show More Summary
Camps ready to discuss GGG-Alvarez rematch
By Sean Jones: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum saw last weekend’s fight between unbeaten IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) and Golden Boy Promotions flagship fighter Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) and in his opinion, Triple G won the fight easily 8 rounds to 4. Show More Summary
Somehow in the comfort of our exchange I managed to conjure the courage to ask about the De La Hoya fight…