Category Archives: Boxing News

Errol Spence gets narrow decision win over Shawn Porter in a thrilling fight. Benavidez stops Dirrell

0 Submitted by on Sun, 29 September 2019, 11:54
LOS ANGELES (September 29, 2019) – Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. (26-0, 21 KOs) unified the IBF and WBC Welterweight World Titles Saturday night against two-time champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter (30-3-1,17 KOs) in an action packed main event of a FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles. “It feels good to win,” said Spence. “This is a Continue Reading...
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ERROL SPENCE JR. VS. SHAWN PORTER: QUOTES & PHOTOS AHEAD THE SEPTEMBER 28TH WELTERWEIGHT TITLE UNIFICATION

2 Submitted by on Wed, 14 August 2019, 01:47
LOS ANGELES (August 13, 2019) – IBF Welterweight World Champion Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. and WBC Welterweight World Champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter went face to face Tuesday in Los Angeles at a press conference to preview their 147-pound championship unification that headlines a FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View on Saturday, September 28 from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles. Also in Continue Reading...
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ADAM KOWNACKI DECISIONS CHRIS ARREOLA IN A RECORD SETTING HEAVYWEIGHT SLUG FEST

3 Submitted by on Mon, 05 August 2019, 02:49
BROOKLYN (August 4, 2019) – Unbeaten Polish star and Brooklyn native Adam Kownacki (20-0, 15 KOs) earned a unanimous decision over Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (38-6-1, 33 KOs) in an all-action brawl in front of his hometown fans that headlined FOX PBC Fight Night main event and on FOX Deportes Saturday night from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™. Continue Reading...
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Errol Spence Jr. vs. Shawn Porter is on. The Highly-Anticipated 147-Pound Title Unification battle set to happen on September 28th

0 Submitted by on Tue, 23 July 2019, 20:43
LOS ANGELES (July 20, 2019) – Welterweight world champions collide when IBF Champion Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. clashes with WBC Champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter in a massive 147-pound title unification match headlining a Premier Boxing Champions on FOX Sports Pay-Per-View on Saturday, September 28 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The co-feature of the evening will pit WBC Super Continue Reading...
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John Scully: “I think in a rematch Tyson Fury would beat Deontay Wilder even easier!”

3 Submitted by on Sun, 14 July 2019, 23:33
I recently had a chance to speak with former Light heavyweight contender and current trainer, ‘Iceman’ John Scully to discuss all the latest news going on in the sport. Besides training former world champions like Chad Dawson, Scully has worked with ESPN as an analyst and is one of the most respected people in the sport. In part 1 of Continue Reading...
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Manny Pacquiao Media Workout Quotes In Lead Up To Title Fight With Keith Thurman

4 Submitted by on Thu, 11 July 2019, 11:11
LOS ANGELES (July 10, 2019) – Senator Manny “PacMan” Pacquiao, boxing’s only eight-division world champion, hosted media in Los Angeles Wednesday at his training camp as he prepares to face WBA Welterweight Champion Keith “One Time” Thurman Saturday, July 20 in the main event of a PBC on FOX Sports Pay-Per-View event from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Continue Reading...
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Keith Thurman breaks down his title defenses in the lead up to his fight with Manny Pacquiao

3 Submitted by on Tue, 09 July 2019, 11:23
ST. PETERSBURG, FL. (July 8, 2019) – Keith “One Time” Thurman’s victories have always been the center of conversation. Even with nine championship fights and eight title defenses already under his belt, his Saturday, July 20 fight against Manny Pacquaio could prove to be the most significant, as he steps onto boxing’s biggest stage looking to capture a momentous victory. Continue Reading...
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WBC MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION JERMALL CHARLO DEFENDS TITLE WITH DOMINANT WIN OVER BRANDON ADAMS

2 Submitted by on Sun, 30 June 2019, 11:44
HOUSTON (June 30, 2019) – In front of a sold out crowd of his hometown fans, WBC Middleweight World Champion Jermall Charlo defended his new title for the first time and kept his unbeaten record in dominating fashion against Brandon Adams Saturday night at NRG Arena live on SHOWTIME. In a near-shutout unanimous decision, Charlo (29-0, 21 KOs) won by Continue Reading...
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CLARESSA SHIELDS SECURES DOMINATING WIN OVER CHRISTINA HAMMER TO BECOME THE UNDISPUTED MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION

0 Submitted by on Sun, 14 April 2019, 11:49
ATLANTIC CITY (April 13, 2019) – Claressa Shields is the undisputed middleweight champion of the world. The 24-year-old Flint, Mich. native delivered the best performance of her career and cruised to a unanimous decision over Germany’s Christina Hammer Saturday on SHOWTIME in arguably the most significant women’s boxing match in history. The judges scored the fight 98-92 and 98-91 twice. Continue Reading...
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Former Two-Division Boxing Champion Paulie Malignaggi & Former UFC Standout Artem Lobov Exchange Words In Anticipation of Potential Showdown

1 Submitted by on Tue, 02 April 2019, 22:57
NEW YORK (April 2, 2019) – Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) hosted a media event in New York Tuesday as recent BKFC signee and former two-division boxing champion Paulie Malignaggi and former UFC standout and Conor McGregor stablemate Artem Lobov had a heated exchange and had to be separated in anticipation of a possible showdown between the two later this Continue Reading...
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Sergey Lipinets triumphs over former champion Lamont Peterson in thrilling main event

2 Submitted by on Mon, 25 March 2019, 23:08
NATIONAL HARBOR (March 25, 2019) – Former world champion Sergey Lipinets (15-1, 11 KOs) stopped former two-division champion Lamont Peterson (35-5-1, 17 KOs)in round 10 Sunday night in an action-packed welterweight showdown that headlined Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes from MGM National Harbor in Maryland. “I feel great about the statement I made to the welterweight division,” Continue Reading...
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Errol Spence dominates Mikey Garcia over 12 rounds to retain his IBF welterweight title

3 Submitted by on Sun, 17 March 2019, 02:30
ARLINGTON, TX. (March 17, 2019) – Errol Spence Jr. retained his IBF Welterweight World Championship in his hometown in front of 47,525 fans with a unanimous decision over four-division world champion Mikey Garcia in the main event of the first Premier Boxing Champions on FOX Sports Pay-Per-View event Saturday night from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. “The motivation fighting in Continue Reading...
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Errol Spence and Mikey Garcia final press conference ahead of welterweight title showdown

0 Submitted by on Thu, 14 March 2019, 01:52
ARLINGTON, TX. (March 13, 2019) – Unbeaten IBF Welterweight World Champion Errol Spence Jr. and undefeated four-division champion Mikey Garcia went face-to-face at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas Wednesday at the final press conference before they go toe-to-toe at the same venue this Saturday in a Premier Boxing Champions on FOX Sports Pay-Per-View event. Spence and Garcia shared their thoughts Continue Reading...
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Shawn Porter Retains WBC Welterweight Title with a Tough Split Decision victory Over Yordenis Ugas

2 Submitted by on Sun, 10 March 2019, 23:58
CARSON, CALIF. (March 9, 2019) – WBC Welterweight World Champion Shawn Porter retained his title with a close split-decision victory over Yordenis Ugas Saturday night in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes from Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, California. “The crowd was expecting a big brawl, but that’s not the way this fight Continue Reading...
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Vanes Martirosyan: “If Al Haymon wants to accept me back, I would go to him immediately”

13 Submitted by on Tue, 19 February 2019, 09:40
Junior middleweight contender Vanes Martirosyan has been speaking out of late when it comes to the subject of his treatment from promoter Don King. Vanes first spoke out on twitter and has kicked off an interesting discussion about the business side of boxing and what goes on behind the scenes. Besides being a fan favorite, Vanes was usually the odds on Continue Reading...
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Three-Division Champion Abner Mares Sustains Injury; Forced To Withdraw From World title fight against Gervonta Davis. Replaced by former champion Hugo Ruiz

1 Submitted by on Wed, 30 January 2019, 23:01
LOS ANGELES (January 30, 2019) – Three-division, four-time champion Abner Mares has been forced to pull out of the WBA Super Featherweight title match against two-time super featherweight champion Gervonta Davis on Saturday, February 9 after suffering an injury while training. Davis will now defend against former world champion Hugo Ruiz in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING, with Continue Reading...
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Keith Thurman survives onslaught from Josesito Lopez to retain WBA crown at Barclays Center

0 Submitted by on Sun, 27 January 2019, 11:44
BROOKLYN (January 27, 2019) – WBA Welterweight World Champion Keith “One Time” Thurman returned to the ring and defended his title with a majority decision victory over veteran contender Josesito Lopez Saturday night in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™. In his first fight in 22-months Continue Reading...
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Keith Thurman vs. Josesito Lopez: Media work out & Quotes ahead of Saturday’s title fight

2 Submitted by on Thu, 24 January 2019, 00:45
BROOKLYN (January 23, 2019) – As fight week begins for the first Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes event of 2019, welterweight world champion Keith Thurman and veteran contender Josesito López took part in a media workout at Gleason’s Gym in Brooklyn on Wednesday before they headline action this Saturday, January 26 from Barclays Center, the home of Continue Reading...
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Keith Thurman Training Camp Press Quotes Ahead of January 26th Title Showdown Against Josesito Lopez

1 Submitted by on Sat, 19 January 2019, 13:31
ST. PETERSBURG, FL. (January 17, 2019) – Welterweight world champion Keith “One Time” Thurman discussed his anticipated return to the ring as he nears his showdown against Josesito Lopez that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes Saturday, January 26 from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™. PBC on FOX and FOX Deportes action begins at 8 Continue Reading...
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MANNY PACQUIAO VS. ADRIEN BRONER FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE AHEAD OF SATURDAY NIGHT’S WELTERWEIGHT TITLE BOUT

2 Submitted by on Thu, 17 January 2019, 11:20
LAS VEGAS (January 16, 2019) – Boxing’s only eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao and former four-division world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner went face-to-face Wednesday in Las Vegas at the final press conference before they battle for Pacquiao’s World Boxing Association Welterweight World Title Saturday, January 19 in the main event of a SHOWTIME PPV® event from the MGM Grand Continue Reading...
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MANNY PACQUIAO & ADRIEN BRONER MEDIA DAY QUOTES AHEAD OF WBA TITLE BOUT

1 Submitted by on Thu, 10 January 2019, 22:32
LOS ANGELES (January 10, 2019) – – Senator Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao,boxing’s only eight-division world champion, and former four-division world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner hosted media days in Los Angeles Wednesday as they near their SHOWTIME PPV® clash taking place Saturday, January 19 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Tickets for the event, which is promoted by Continue Reading...
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Manny Pacquiao: “My Goal is to knock out Adrien Broner!”

1 Submitted by on Wed, 02 January 2019, 23:11
HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. (January 2, 2019) – Senator Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao (60-7-2, 39 KOs), boxer laureate and the sweet science’s only eight-division world champion, has a goal. That goal is to knock out his next opponent, Cincinnati’s Adrien “The Problem” Broner (33-3-1, 24 KOs), when they collide on Saturday, January 19, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Continue Reading...
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Al Bernstein: “Tyson Fury came back and honestly he looked better than he did before”

10 Submitted by on Fri, 21 December 2018, 02:10
Showtime boxing announcer, Al Bernstein, is one of the most recognizable commentators in the sport, having called some of the biggest fights in the history of boxing. Bernstein had worked for ESPN for 23 years before moving to Showtime championship boxing in 2003. In part 1 of my “On The Ropes” boxing radio interview with Al Bernstein, I discuss with Continue Reading...
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DEONTAY WILDER AND TYSON FURY FIGHT TO CONTROVERSIAL DRAW IN AN EPIC WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE FIGHT

4 Submitted by on Mon, 03 December 2018, 01:18
LOS ANGELES (Dec. 1, 2018) – Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder and Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury fought to a split-decision draw on SHOWTIME PPV® on Saturday night from STAPLES Center in arguably one of the best heavyweight fights in years. After controlling the WBC World Championship fight early, Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) miraculously overcame two knockdowns by Wilder (40-0-1, Continue Reading...
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Canelo Alvarez Q & A discussing Rocky Fielding fight, Floyd Mayweather rematch and more!

2 Submitted by on Wed, 28 November 2018, 01:04
LOS ANGELES (Nov. 27, 2018): ERIC GOMEZ: I want to thank everyone for participating in the official Canelo International conference call ahead of the big fight December 15 between Canelo Álvarez, WBC, WBA, Linear and Ring MagazineMiddleweight World Champion, moving up in weight, to challenge Rocky Fielding, who is the WBA Super Middleweight Champion. This event will take place at Continue Reading...
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