WBC to IOC: No Professionals Allowed in Rio 2016

The World Boxing Council, voicing the opinion of thousands from the boxing community from around the world, once again confirms absolute rejection to the proposal of having professional fighters compete in the Olympic Games of Rio 2016.

Lucian Bute Tests Positive for Banned Substance; Statements From WBC & Bute

The D.C. Boxing and Wrestling Commission states that Lucian Bute failed his post-fight drug test for the banned substance, ostarine, which is listed as a “selective androgen receptor modulator.” SARMs are known to have similar effects as anabolic steroids with lesser side effects. SARMs are also used to treat osteoporosis and other bone density issues.

Ruslan Provodnikov Crushes Jesus Rodriguez – Full Fight

On November 7, 2015, former world champion Ruslan Provodnikov defeated Jesus Alvarez Rodriguez by way of TKO in a welterweight bout in Monte Carlo, Monaco. As part of an international telecast, SHOWTIME SPORTS gives fans a look into “The Siberian Rocky” who is preparing to fight former world titlist John Molina Jr. – live Saturday, June 11

WBC Lightweight Champ Jorge Linares Signs New Multi-Year Deal with Golden Boy Promotions

Unbeaten since 2012 and recognized as one the top lightweight fighters in the world, WBC Lightweight World Champion Jorge “El Niño De Oro” Linares (40-3, 27 KOs) will continue to cement his legacy as a member of the Golden Boy Promotions roster, retaining the Los Angeles-based company founded by Oscar De La Hoya as his United States promoter.

Golden Boy Promotions Hosting Fight Night Fundraiser for CharityVision on June 11

harityVision, a Utah-based non-profit providing medical equipment, clinics, vision screenings, eye surgeries, and training to doctors in poverty-stricken areas across the globe, is partnering with Golden Boy Promotions to host its second annual Fight Night fundraising event on Saturday, June 11 at 6:30pm at the Rail Event Center in Salt Lake City.

PBC on Spike Full Fight: Jonathan Guzman Stops Daniel Rosas

Jonathan Guzman took on Daniel Rosas on an exciting PBC on Spike card Friday, April 29, 2016. Guzman vs Rosas was the undercard in an event that also brought Anthony Dirrell vs Caleb Truax and Andre Dirrell vs Blake Caparello.

Vanes Martirosyan on First Erislandy Lara Ahead of Their May 21 Rematch – “He Was Running The Whole Fight”

Leonard Ellerbe
I would like to thank everyone for joining us on the call today. We have an exciting tripleheader of Super Welterweight World Title fights. It will be headlined by Cuban sensation and WBA Super Welterweight World Champion, Erislandy Lara against exciting challenger and 2004 U.S. Olympian, Vanes Martirosyan in a rematch of their 2012 technical draw.