ROAD FC 026 was held on 9 October, 2015 in front of a sold-out crowd at the Jangchung Gymnasium in Seoul, South Korea. Interim Champion Song Min-Jong showcased his full compliment of skills over inaugural Champion Jo Nam-Jin in the overtime championship round.
A peppery presser enlivened and electrified the Fiesta Inn Express Hotel in Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, in the lead up to the Barby vs. Taborda rematch, which will be broadcast by Televisa, throughout Mexico.
Argentinian Vanesa “Negra” Taborda, who’s swept into Cabo San Lucas, where she will clash with Mariana “Barby” Juarez, top of the bill dubbed “The Revenge” for the WBC International super flyweight championship, insists that Barby’s running scared!
The late Great Hector “Macho” Camacho, RIP, is a candidate to be inducted to the International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota, New York.
The brand new WBC Super Lightweight Champion, Viktor Postol, from Ukraine, confirms his attendance to the WBC 53rd annual Convention, which will take place in Kunming, China, November 1-7.
Promociones del Pueblo has won the purse offer, for the rights to promote the final elimination bout between number 1 contender Denver Cuello, from the Philippines and number 2 contender Saul Juarez, From Mexico, to determine the mandatory challenger in the minimumweight division.
Below are full weigh-in results for Saturday’s edition of Premier Boxing Champions on NBC Sports Network from Lowell Memorial Auditorium in Lowell, Mass., presented by DiBella Entertainment.
2012 U.S. Olympian Michael Hunter (9-0, 6 KOs) and power-punching light heavyweight Ahmed Elbiali (12-0, 11 KOs) will compete in separate bouts on Tuesday, October 13 at the Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, Washington.
In Caracas, Venezuela, the tense and exciting official weigh in, of the card “LA BATALLA”, presented by Jupiter Boxing, starring World Boxing Council Lightweight Champion, Venezuelan Jorge Linares (39-3-0 Y 29 Kos), who defends his crown against Mexican Ivan “Macanon” Cano (23-6-2 con 15 Kos).
Wayne Barrett talks about his GLORY 24 Denver fight with Dustin Jacoby in the co-main event of the evening.
American contender Joe ‘Stitch Em Up’ Schilling talks about Friday night’s GLORY 24 headline fight with Jason Wilnis and has a few words for Russian champion Artem ‘The Lion’ Levin in the process.
HBO Boxing unofficial scorer Harold Lederman discusses Roman Gonzalez vs. Brian Viloria ahead of their Oct. 17 fight.
Highlights from Daniel Jacobs and Peter Quillin’s first press conference and New York City media outing.
A flurry of early exchanges between Ben Rothwell and Brendan Schaub at UFC 145 ended in a thrilling knockout win for Rothwell.
John Thompson weighed in at 152.4 lbs while Liam Smith checked in at 153.75.
Hometown hero Lamont Peterson (33-3-1, 17 KOs) worked out for the media Thursday at the Bald Eagle Recreation Center in Southeast Washington, D.C. as he prepares for 12-round showdown against Olympic Gold Medalist Felix Diaz Jr. (17-0, 8 KOs).
Featherweight world champion Lee Selby (19-4-1, 4 KOs) is nearing his U.S. debut against former world champion Fernando “Cochulito” Montiel (54-4-2, 39 KOs) as Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on ESPN comes to Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona Wednesday, Oct. 14.
On Saturday night, Irish world-rated contender Patrick Hyland (30-1, 14 KOs) faces David Martinez on the undercard of the PBC on NBCSN event from Lowell, Mass. The fight won’t be shown on television, Hyland views this is the most important fight of his career as he works his way back into world title contention.
Five months after one of the biggest victories of his professional career against Kevin Mitchell, WBC Lightweight World Champion Jorge “El Nino de Oro” Linares will celebrate by fighting in his native Venezuela for the first time in more than five years as he defends his title for the second time against Mexico’s Ivan “Macanon” Cano on Saturday, October 10.
Fight fans eager for a unique inside look at the red-hot October 17th HBO Pay-Per-View world middleweight championship unification showdown between knockout artists and title-holders Gennady Golovkin and David Lemieux, should mark their calendars to catch an all-new edition of “Face Off,” starring the two prizefighters.
King of the Cage will return to Black Bear Casino Resort in Carlton, Minnesota for the fourth time in 2015, headlined by a women’s World Title Championship bout in the women’s flyweight division between Shanna Young and Christina Jobe on Saturday, November 21, 2015.
Five world championship fights, highlighted by the Gennady “GGG” Golovkin vs. David Lemieux world middleweight unification showdown, are featured on the next $2,000 Throwdown Fantasy Boxing Game.
ShoBox: The New Generation returns on Friday, Oct. 23, live on SHOWTIME (10:30 p.m. ET/PT) with a quadrupleheader that matches eight young prospects against each other in the toughest fights of their budding careers.
Last night at Big Six Academy in Providence, undefeated super welterweight contender Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade (21-0, 14 KOs) hosted an open media workout in advance of his October 17th 10-round main event fight versus Argentinian opponent Dario Fabian “El Gallo” Pucheta (20-2, 11 KOs) at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.
Mr. Marius Vizer, IJF president: “In order to sustain and maintain the interest, professionalism and accuracy of the information but also the loyalty of those who are following us, as well as our members and partners, I have the pleasure to inform you that for the events of the International Judo Federation comprised in the World Judo Tour, including the World Championships, one Masters, 5 Grand Slams and 10 Grand Prix as annual events and which represent at the same time qualification criteria for the Olympic Games, IJF, together with the local organizing partners (LOC), have always ensured integrally the logistic conditions for participation of all the athletes to these events, including obtaining a visa for the countries which needed or need this procedure.”
After the refusal of Cuban Yuniesky Gonzalez (IBF #11), Armenian light heavyweight Karo Murat (IBF #14, 27-2-1, 17 KOs) jumped at the opportunity to face Montreal adopted son Artur Beterbiev (IBF #2, 9-0, 9 KOs) for an IBF light heavyweight (175 pounds) elimination fight.
Due to high demand from fans across the country, tickets for closed circuit viewings of the highly anticipated Nov. 21 battle between WBC, Ring Magazine and Lineal Middleweight World Champion Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33 KOs) and former Two-Time Super Welterweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez (45-1-1, 32 KOs) will go on sale today, Friday, October 9, 2015
With the press gathered around him at the Big Six Boxing Academy during Thursday’s open workout, former world champion Demetrius Andrade was his usual affable self, cracking jokes and grinning from ear to ear under the bright lights.
Below are full weigh-in results for Fight Network’s live presentation of M-1 Challenge 62, whih airs on Saturday, Oct. 10 at 12:30 p.m. ET from Sochi, Russia.
Heavyweight contender, Amir “Hardcore” Mansour (22-1, 16 KO’s) is eagerly awaiting his Oct. 13 bout with undefeated Gerald Washington (16-0, 11 KO’s).
HBO Sports debuts an all-new installment of “2 Days” when the feature segment returns Saturday, Oct. 24 at 12:15 a.m. (ET/PT) with a behind-the-scenes look at boxing sensation Canelo Alvarez, one of the sweet science’s brightest superstars.
The weigh-in results are in for RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 31, which airs live tonight at 10 p.m. ET in Canada and globally in over 30 countries across Europe, Africa and the Middle East.