Two years ago, in a dim locker room in the bowels of the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, the USC basketball team held a wake for a season that ended just as some team members had expected: in the Pac-12 Conference tournament, with a loss to rival UCLA. Players showered, dressed and plodded...
“I’m happy how things have turned out. I’ve fought on three of Floyd Mayweather’s events at the MGM Grand…”
It’s a pretty short list The James Beard Foundation dropped its long list of award nominees today with two restaurants based in Las Vegas making the cut. L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon at the MGM Grand earned a nomination for Outstanding Restaurant. Show More Summary
Tickets are now on sale for Salita Promotions’ history-making boxing event “Detroit City Gold” on Friday, March 10, at MGM Grand Detroit, featuring two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and Flint, Michigan native Claressa Shields taking on Hungary’s Szilvia “Sunset” Szabados. Show More Summary
Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields will make her professional television debut on Showtime March 10 from MGM Grand Detroit … The post Showtime to air first female main event appeared first on Boxing News.
David Benavidez wants to become the youngest super middleweight titleholder ever. Following another early knockout win on Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, 20-year-old super middleweight prospect David Benavidez and his promoter...Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: Carl Frampton (23-1, 14 KOs) lost a close 12 round majority decision last Saturday night to Leo Santa Cruz (33-1-1, 18 KOs) at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Immediately after the fight, Frampton worked hard at...Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: Leo Santa Cruz (33-1-1, 18 KOs) showed superb talent in outworking WBA Super World featherweight champion Carl Frampton (23-1, 14 KOs) by a 12 round majority decision on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Show More Summary
By Dan Ambrose:Mikey Garcia (36-0, 30 KOs) destroyed WBC World lightweight champion Dejan Zkaticanin (22-1, 15 KOs) by a 3rd round knockout to become a fourth division world champion at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. In round 3, Mikey, 29, hurt Zlaticanin with a right uppercut followed by a left to the back […] The post Mikey Garcia vs. Show More Summary
By Miguel Maravilla at ringside In the co-feature bout of the evening at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, “Mikey” … The post Garcia demolishes Zlaticanin to win WBC lightweight world title appeared first on Boxing News.
LAS VEGAS — Phoenix super middleweight David Benavidez showed he’s ready to shake the prospect tag and become a full-fledged contender after a quick night at the MGM Grand. On the Carl Frampton-Jose Santa Cruz undercard, Benavidez took less than five (...)
By Scott Gilfoid: WBA featherweight belt holder Carl Frampton (23-0, 14 KOs) gives himself the advantage over challenger Leo Santa Cruz (32-1-1, 18 KOs) for their rematch tonight on Showtime Championship Boxing at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Show More Summary
George Gigney is ringside at the MGM Grand for Carl Frampton vs Leo Santa Cruz The post LIVE BLOG Carl Frampton vs Leo Santa Cruz appeared first on Boxing News.
LAS VEGAS – It’s been said that Mikey Garcia’s fight on Saturday against powerful, undefeated WBC lightweight champion Dejan Zlaticanin at the MGM Grand Garden Arena is the biggest and toughest fight of Garcia’s career. If you believe that, you don’t know Miguel Angel (...)
Carl Frampton vs. Leo Santa Cruz II Final Press Conference Quotes & Photos SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING & SHOWTIME EXTREME Action This Saturday, January 28 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Click HERE for Photos from Esther...Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: Former three division world champion Leo Santa Cruz plans on whipping WBA Super World featherweight champion Carl Frampton this Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Santa Cruz, 28, says he’ll happily give Frampton (23-0, 14 KOs) a rematch for a third fight between them. Show More Summary
One of the best fights of 2016 will get an encore on Saturday night, when Carl Frampton defends his WBA super world featherweight title in a rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Neither man has fought since their...Show More Summary
Mikey Garcia knows he faces a huge test when he steps into the ring to challenge Dejan Zlaticanin for the WBC Lightweight Championship Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in a fight broadcast by Showtime. It’s just his second...Show More Summary
Fight week officially kicked-off Wednesday with fighter grand arrivals and media workouts before the Premier Boxing Champions event this Saturday, January 28 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and live on SHOWTIME. Headlining...Show More Summary
WBC STATISTICS WBC Featherweight Diamond Belt January 28, 2017 – Las Vegas, Nevada – MGM Grand Garden Arena RINGSTAR SPORTS & CYCLONE PROMOTIONS PRESENT: LEO “Terremoto” SANTA CRUZ (Mexico) WBC Diamond Featherweight Champion Age: 28Show More Summary