By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing Photo: Team Maniatis Former WBA interim light flyweight champion Randy Petalcorin (25-2-1, 18 KOs) clearly outscored Arnold Garde (7-4-2, 3 KOs) over ten rounds on Sunday at the Robinson Mail Atrium General Santos … Continue reading ? The post Former WBA champ Petalcorin defeats Garde appeared first on Boxing News.
Billy Joe Saunders wasn’t happy with his win over Artur Akavov. Billy Joe Saunders considers himself an honest man, and didn’t pull any punches when it came to his own performance on Saturday, a narrow points win over unheralded challenger...Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (24-0, 12 KOs) had one of his poorer performances of his career last Saturday night in defeating hungry challenger Artur Akavov (16-2, [...] The post Is Saunders ready for Golovkin and Canelo? appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Julius Indongo upsets the party in Russia by flattening Eduard Troyanovsky The post Julius Indongo stuns IBF champion Eduard Troyanovsky inside one minute appeared first on Boxing News.
Saunders 'embarrassed' by win over Akavov
Murat Gassiev outpoints Denis Lebedev in an entertaining scrap The post Murat Gassiev dethrones Denis Lebedev in Russia appeared first on Boxing News.
Boxing fans have plenty to look forward to this weekend. After fans have spent much of the second half of the year watching replays and debating endlessly fights that can't, won't or haven't happened, both HBO and Showtime will broadcast...Show More Summary
Shannon Briggs has played a variety of different roles in his complicated boxing story. Once incorrectly cast as the next big thing in the heavyweight division, he was the unaccepted hero when he became a world champion against the odds. In a supporting role, he has featured alongside some of the leading names in the history of the sport. Show More Summary
By Joe Koizumi Hard-punching prospect, WBC#8/IBF#4/WBO#11 Kenichi Ogawa (20-1, 16 KOs), 129.75, successfully retained his national belt when he decked an important triumph over ex-champ Rikki Naito (15-2, 5 KOs), 130, by winning a close but unanimous decision (all 96-94) … Continue reading ? The post WBC #8 Ogawa keeps Japanese 130lb belt appeared first on Boxing News.
Photos: Zanfer Welterweight Jhonny “Vaquero” Navarrete (33-8-1, 15 KOs) hammered out a ten round unanimous decision over Jorge “Maromerito” Paez (39-9-2, 23 KOs) in the main event on Saturday night at the Polideportivo Centenario in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico. Navarrete … Continue reading ? The post Navarrete defeats Paez appeared first on Boxing News.
By Gabriel F. Cordero Photos: Pepe Rodriguez At the Acapulco Convention Center, local idol Marcos Villasana Jr.(21-6, 12 KOs) brilliantly retained his World Boxing Council lightweight international championship by knocking out Argentinian Jorge Luis “Pelado” Rodríguez (21-13-1, 3 KOs) in … Continue reading ? The post Results from Acapulco appeared first on Boxing News.
On December 5, 2011 at DIVS in Ekaterinburg, Russia, Sergey Kovalev, from Chelyabinsk, Russia, fought Roman Simakov, from Kemerovo, Russia, for the WBC Asian Boxing Council light heavyweight title. Kovalev was undefeated at 16-0-1. Simakov was 19-1-1. The…
On December 5, 1947 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, long reigning heavyweight champion Joe Louis, from Detroit via LaFayette, Alabama, defended his crown against Jersey Joe Walcott, the trickster from Merchantville, New Jersey. Louis was 56-1,…
The final month of the year really kicks off with a handful of world title fights and much more. Friday, December 9 FOX Sports 1 (AUS), 4:30 am ET, Paul Gallen vs Junior Paulo, Kye MacKenzie vs Dylan Emery. Gallen and Paulo are both professional rugby league players, Paulo making his pro boxing debut and Gallen at 5-0 (3 KO). Show More Summary
Deontay Wilder’s road to recovery The post Deontay Wilder: ‘My mission is to unify’ appeared first on Boxing News.
Kubrat Pulev keeps himself on track against Sam Peter The post Kubrat Pulev overwhelms Sam Peter in Bulgaria appeared first on Boxing News.
Ashley Theophane wins main event of Mayweather Promotions show The post Ashley Theophane victorious in Las Vegas appeared first on Boxing News.
But it’s not a ‘world championship performance’ from Billy Joe Saunders The post Billy Joe Saunders defends WBO middleweight title appeared first on Boxing News.
The original Boxing News report of Manny Pacquiao’s victory over Chatchai Sasakul The post On This Day: Manny Pacquiao wins first world title appeared first on Boxing News.