Check out all the highlights from PBC on FOX: Berto vs. Ortiz from April 30, 2016 at the StubHub Centre in Carson, CA.
Khan won a unanimous decision against the highly skilled Marcos Maidana in a high-action contest that earned BWAA selection for “Fight of the Year” honors. Canelo vs. Khan happens Saturday, May 7 live on pay-per-view beginning at 9pm ET/6pm PT.
Canelo imposed his strength on a valiant warrior as he scored a major win over sure-fire Hall of Famer Miguel Cotto to capture the lineal world middleweight championship.
Floyd “Money” Mayweather is widely considered the greatest boxer of his era from record breaking pay-per-view fights to becoming a undefeated (49-0) five-division world champion.
Boxing great Floyd Mayweather talks shop with Jim Gray.
Badou Jack retained his WBC Super Middleweight title in a controversial draw against Lucian Bute Saturday on SHOWTIME, setting up a fall unification with IBF champion James DeGale, who defended his IBF crown against Rogelio Medina in the opening bout of the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast from the DC Armory.
Olympic Bronze Medalist Andre Dirrell (25-2, 16 KOs) defeated Australia’s Blake Caparello (22-2-1, 6 KOs) by unanimous decision (98-91 X 3) in a 10-round super middleweight attraction in the Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike main event from the Taj Mahal Casino and Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Undefeated lightweight world champion Rances “Kid Blast” Barthelemy (24-0, 13 KOs) will make his first title defense against former world champion Mickey “The Spirit” Bey (22-1-1, 10 KOs) in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike Friday, June 3 at the Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida.
WBC Super Middleweight World Championship
Badou Jack – 167 ½ Pounds
Lucian Bute – 167 Pounds
Tony Bellew has landed his dream World title night at the home of Everton Football Club as he takes on Ilunga Makubu for the vacant WBC Cruiserweight strap at Goodison Park on Sunday May 29, live on Sky Sports.
HBO Boxing unofficial scorer Harold Lederman discusses Canelo vs. Khan. Canelo vs. Khan happens Saturday, May 7 live on pay-per-view beginning at 9pm ET/6pm PT.
Below are full weigh-in results for Friday’s edition of Premier Boxing Champions on Spike from Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, New Jersey presented by King’s Boxing Promotions.
As we near the highly anticipated rematch between former world champions “Vicious” Victor Ortiz and Andre “The Beast” Berto, fighters competing on this Saturday’s Premier Boxing Champions on FOX & FOX Deportes card participated in a final press conference before they enter the ring at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.
Golden Boy Promotions has issued the following statement with regard to WBC Super Featherweight World Champion Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas.
Four of the top super middleweights in the world shared a stage Thursday afternoon as Badou Jack, Lucian Bute, James DeGale and Rogelio Medina participated in the final press conference for their fights this Saturday, April 30 on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING from the DC Armory in Washington, D.C.
As the rematch five years in the making with Victor Ortiz looms, former welterweight world champion Andre Berto reflects on what went wrong in his preparation that led to his first career defeat in 2011.
With just two days until they enter the ring, Premier Boxing Champions on Spike fighters participated in media roundtables Wednesday in Atlantic City and discussed their respective Friday, April 29 showdowns taking place at Taj Mahal Casino and Hotel in Atlantic City.
As Curtis “Cerebral Assassin” Stevens (27-5, 20 KOs) prepares to step into the ring against Patrick Teixeira (26-0, 22 KOs) on the HBO Pay-Per-View undercard for the May 7 Canelo-Khan telecast live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, he has a new trainer, a new nickname and new plan of attack.
Laying down the gauntlet against Presidential Candidate Donald Trump for his disparaging comments about Mexicans and Muslims, Golden Boy Promotions Chairman and CEO today offered the GOP frontrunner two free ringside seats to watch the Canelo vs. Khan super-fight showdown on May 7 in Las Vegas during a live interview on Fox Business News.
There are those that think former welterweight champion Victor Ortiz changed or went “Hollywood” sometime in 2011. Prolonged time outside the ring following a controversial knockout loss to Floyd Mayweather and another long layoff after a devastating defeat to Josesito Lopez—combined with a stint on Dancing with the Stars and movie role in The Expendables
IBF Super Middleweight World Champion James DeGale discusses his childhood in London, winning a gold medal, and becoming one of boxing’s most exciting champions in the super middleweight division.
Fight week began Wednesday for the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING doubleheader taking place Saturday, April 30 at the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. as fighters toured monuments throughout the nation’s capital before they enter the ring for their respective world title fights on Saturday night.
Isaac Chilemba: “I will crush the ‘Krusher'”
Hi everyone. Thank you for joining us today on this call. On behalf of TGB Promotions we are very excited to be back on FOX in primetime and promoting this highly anticipated and long-awaited rematch.
Anthony Joshua MBE’s IBF World Heavyweight title defence against Dominic ‘Trouble’ Breazeale at The O2 in London on June 25 sold out in 30 minutes today.
Welterweight world champion Keith Thurman and former champion Shawn Porter went face-to-face Tuesday afternoon in Manhattan as they hosted a press conference to discuss their highly anticipated Saturday, June 25 showdown on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS, presented by Premier Boxing Champions live from Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather discusses his fighter WBC Super Middleweight World Champion Badou Jack who makes his second title defense against former longtime titlist Lucian Bute, April 30th at the DC Armory in Washington, D.C.
Former two-time world champion Andre “The Beast” Berto has wrapped up training camp and is set to travel to Southern California for his highly anticipated rematch against “Vicious” Victor Ortiz that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes this Saturday, April 30 at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.
WBC, Ring Magazine and Lineal Middleweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez (46-1-1, 32 KOs) today hosted a media workout at the House of Boxing in San Diego, just a week before he departs for Las Vegas for his upcoming showdown with Amir “King” Khan (31-3, 19 KOs) on Saturday, May 7 at the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View® beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT.
On September 12, 2015, Badou “The Ripper” Jack won his first defense of the WBC world super-middleweight title against “Saint” George Groves via split decision at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Watch the complete first episode of 24/7 Canelo/Khan. Episode 2 debuts Sat., April 30 at 10:30pm ET/PT on HBO. Canelo vs. Khan happens Saturday, May 7 live on pay-per-view beginning at 9pm ET/6pm PT.
On November 28, 2015, IBF Super Middleweight World Champion James “Chunky” DeGale retained his title via unanimous decision in an action-packed bout against Lucian Bute in Quebec, Canada.