Manny Pacquiao’s first year in the Philippines Senate, which recently went into recess, saw the boxing legend and former two-term congressman make his mark on the country’s powerful legislative body by being a member of countless committees, heading (...)
• WBA featherweight contest will happen on 28 January in Las Vegas• Frampton beat Cruz to become Northern Ireland’s first two-weight champion Carl Frampton will defend his WBA world featherweight title against Léo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on 28 January next year. Show More Summary
Britain's James DeGale will take on Sweden's Badou Jack in Las Vegas on 14 January in a unification bout.
By Eric Baldwin: Showtime Boxing has confirmed that IBF super middleweight champion James “Chunky” DeGale (23-1, 14 KOs) will be fighting a unification match against WBC 168lb champion Badou Jack [...] The post James DeGale vs. Badou Jack on January 14 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Shields, 21, going pro on Las Vegas undercard
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Lee Baxter Promotions’ card scheduled for Thursday evening at the Powerade Center in Brampton, Ontario has been postponed until further notice. Two of Baxter’s fighters scheduled to appear on that card, 130 pound contender Logan “Cotton” … Continue reading ? The post Toronto boxing event postponed appeared first on Boxing News.
Next Sunday, the Australian super middleweight prospect steps up. Next Sunday is an important day for Bilal Akkawy (13(11)-0-1). Either he proves his prospect bona fides. Or much like a whole lot of hopefuls recently — Anthony Ogogo being one recent example — he’ll need to go back to the drawing board. Akkawy has great credentials. Show More Summary
By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing Former WBA 175 pound champion Danny “Green Machine” Green (35-5, 28 KOs) will clash with former WBA 168 pound champion Anthony ” The Man” Mundine (47-7, 27 KOs) over ten at the Adelaide … Continue reading ? The post Mundine-Green Rematch on Feb 3 appeared first on Boxing News.
Professional Boxing returns to the SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia, PA on Friday night October 28th with the another blockbuster card featuring the return of “The New” Ray Robinson in an eight round welterweight contest against former...Show More Summary
By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing Australian boxing promoter Hannah Nasari talks to Fightnews about upcoming Sydney promotions that she has scheduled for October, November and December The post Q&A: Promoter Hannah Nasari appeared first on Boxing News.
Showtime Sports has finally returned from hibernation, announcing five boxing telecasts over four month scheduled to begin in December. December 10: Jesus Cuellar (28-1, 21 KOs) vs. Abner Mares (29-2-1, 15 KOs) Jermall Charlo (24-0, 18 KOs) vs. Julian Williams … Continue reading ? The post Showtime announces 5 new boxing telecasts appeared first on Boxing News.
By Chris Williams: Manny Pacquiao isn’t entirely sure whether he’ll continue his boxing career after he challenges WBO 147lb champion Jessie Vargas (27-1, 10 KOs) on November 5 at the Thomas & [...] The post Pacquiao not sure if he’ll resume career after Vargas fight appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Lee Baxter Promotions’ card scheduled for Thursday evening at the Powerade Center in Brampton, Ontario has been postponed until further notice. Two of Baxter’s [...] The post Lee Baxter Promotions Card Postponed; McGuinness and Miljas to fight October 28 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Two-times Olympic champ to make pro debut on 19 November Shields is only American boxer to win consecutive Olympic golds Roc Nation signee will make debut on Kovalev-Ward undercard Claressa Shields, who at the Rio Games became the first American boxer to win consecutive Olympic gold medals, announced on Tuesday she is turning professional. Show More Summary
Showtime gets back in ring with five fight cards
By Eric Baldwin: Former four division world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner (32-2, 24 KOs) will be taking a potentially difficult fight against #3 WBA, #5 WBC light welterweight contender [...] The post Adrien Broner vs. Adrian Granados on February 11 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Carl Frampton's WBA world featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz will take place in Las Vegas on 28 January.
The card is shaping up for the November 11th card at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia. In the main event, undefeated and world ranked super bantamweight Adam Lopez takes on Carlos Valcarcel. The [...] The post Card shaping up for Nov. 11 fight card at 2300 Arena in Philadelphia appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Former four-division world champion Adrien Broner will put his legal and personal problems behind him when he takes on Adrian Granados on Feb. 11 on Showtime Championship Boxing. In a matchup of top 10-ranked 140-pounders, Broner, who was stripped of his WBA super lightweight (...)