Nonito Donaire and Oscar Valdez, WBO junior featherweight and featherweight champions, respectively, will be risking their crowns in mandatory title defenses against their respective No. 1 contenders Jessie Magdaleno and Hiroshige Osawa.
Undefeated heavyweight and son of the late Tommy “The Duke” Morrison, Trey Lippe Morrison defeated Ed Latimore by way of TKO in the first round in their ShoBox co-feature bout.
Dillian Whyte and Ian Lewison nearly came to blows at their press conference for their clash for the vacant British Heavyweight title at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow on Friday October 7.
Below are full weigh-in results for Tuesday’s edition of Premier Boxing Champions from Buffalo Thunder Casino in Pojoaque, New Mexico, presented by Warriors Boxing.
Former two-division world champion Juan Manuel “JuanMa” López plans to knockout bitter arch-rival Wilfredo”Papito” Vázquez, Jr., also a past world titlist, in their 12-round Special Attraction showdown Saturday, October 8, airing live on pay per view from San Juan, Puerto Rico.
The newly crowned WBC Diamond, WBA, Ring Magazine and Lineal Lightweight World Champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (41-3, 27 KOs) defeated Anthony “Million Dollar” Crolla (31-4-3, 13 KOs) in a huge unification blockbuster at the Manchester Arena on September 24, 2016.
MMA is finally legal in New York, but insurance requirements will keep all but the big promotions out of the state. Here’s Inside MMA’s Amy Dardashtian on why this insurance policy exists.
WBA, WBC Diamond and vacant Ring Magazine Lightweight World Championships
The “GYM 2016-2017 BOXING SERIES”, a “Presentation of Casino de Montreal in collaboration with Videotron” will officially begin October 20 and that professional boxing card has been officially announced today by Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM) president Yvon Michel.
The eight fighters (combined record 114-3-1, 78 knockouts) featured on the ShoBox: The New Generation quadrupleheader live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast) tomorrow, Friday, Sept. 23, from the Buffalo Run Casino are set to go.
On March 4, 2006, long-time super middleweight champion [s]Joe Calzaghe[/s] enters the ring to face undefeated American [s]Jeff “Left Hook” Lacy[/s]. Relive one of the best displays of British boxing from the “Pride of Wales” as he defeated Lacy by unanimous decision.
Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (24-4-2, 10 KOs) will return to the United States on Saturday, Nov. 19 to face dangerous light heavyweight prospect and NABF Light Heavyweight Champion Oleksandr “The Nail” Gvozdyk (11-0, 9 KOs) in a ten round bout as part of the Kovalev vs. Ward “Pound for Pound” pay-per-view telecast live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV.
Jorge Linares says he won’t make the same mistakes the Ismael Barroso did against Anthony Crolla when they clash for the WBA, WBC Diamond and vacant Ring magazine Lightweight titles at the Manchester Arena on Saturday.
Trey Lippe Morrison is 11-0 with 11 knockouts. He is the son of the late former world heavyweight champion Tommy “The Duke” Morrison. A Grove, Okla., native, Trey resides in Hollywood, Calif., and is trained by Freddie Roach at Wild Card Gym.
Anthony “Million Dollar” Crolla (31-4-3, 13 KOs) and Jorge “El Nino de Oro” Linares (40-3, 27 KOs) hosted a public media workout today at the National Football Museum, in Manchester ahead of their unification blockbuster for the WBA, WBC Diamond and vacant Ring Magazine Lightweight Championships at the Manchester Arena on Saturday September 24.
The Buzz Crew was live with light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev and undefeated superstar Andre Ward in New York City for a Press Conference to formally announce their highly anticipated light heavyweight championship showdown set for Saturday, November 19 live on pay-per-view.
Undefeated super-bantamweight ace Kid Galahad has targeted a showdown with pound-for-pound star Guillermo Rigondeaux and believes he can be the first man to defeat him.
Today Canelo Alvarez visited specialist Dr. Pedro Jaime Lomeli, after injuring his right hand during his ninth round knockout victory over Liam “Beefy” Smith to win the WBO Junior Middleweight World Championship on September 17, 2016.
The much anticipated showdown between former world champions Wilfredo”Papito” Vazquez, Jr. and Juan Manuel “JuanMa” Lopez, headlining “Guerra En El Clemente,” Saturday night, October 8, live from San Juan, Puerto Rico airs LIVE in Canada on Fight Network.
On Mexican Independence Weekend, Canelo Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) was crowned the new WBO Junior Middleweight World Champion in front of a record breaking crowd of 51,240 roaring fans at the home of the Dallas Cowboys, AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX.
Check out the post-fight press conference highlights from HBO PPV: Canelo vs. Smith.
The first Las Vegas born world champion, Ishe “Sugar Shay” Smith (29-8, 12 KOs) defeated Frank “Notorious” Galarza (17-2-2, 11 KOs) via majority decision in his hometown from The Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC): The Next Round on Bounce TV.
Below are full weigh-in results for Saturday’s HBO PPV from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, presented by Golden Boy Promotions.
WBO super welterweight champ Liam Smith joins John Pollock to discuss working with Amir Khan in preparation for Canelo Alvarez, facing a fighter of this public magnitude, statement on Canelo ‘ducking’ Gennady Golovkin and more.
Liam Smith talks about his close family ties and growing up in a household with three brothers.
Canelo’s trainer goes one-on-one with HBO Boxing Insider Kieran Mulvaney ahead of this weekend’s fight against Liam Smith.
Ghanaian lightweight star Richard Commey was left bitterly disappointed following the decision to his vacant IBF World title fight with Robert Easter Jr last Friday at the Santander Arena in Reading, Pennsylvania.
Bernard Hopkins joins John Pollock ahead of HBO PPV: Canelo vs. Smith to discuss the underdog status of WBO super welterweight champion Liam Smith, Canelo Alvarez learning off the experience of Oscar De La Hoya, plans for Canelo vs. Gennady Golovkin and more.
Bernard Hopkins provides a veteran perspective on Canelo Alvarez’s knockout of Amir Khan in this segment of “The Fight Game.”
Below are full weigh-in results for Friday’s edition of Premier Boxing Champions from The Cosmpolitan in Las Vegas, Nevada, presented by Mayweather Promotions.
Canelo Alvarez (47-1-1, 33 KOs) and Liam “Beefy” Smith (23-0-1, 13 KOs) held their final press conference, today at the great AT&T Stadium, ahead of their highly anticipated showdown that will be aired live on Saturday, September 17, presented by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 6:00 p.m. PT/9:00 p.m. ET.
HBO Boxing Insider Kieran Mulvaney goes one on one with Canelo Alvarez. Canelo vs. Smith happens Saturday, September 17 live on pay-per-view.