Karim “Hard Hitta” Mayfield makes ring return November 8th in San Francisco

Karim Mayfield - Photo Credit: Facebook

“BACK TO BUSINESS, WAR ON THE WHARF” LIVE BOXING AT THE LONGSHOREMAN HALL SAN FRANCISCO, CA (October 21, 2014) – Boxing returns to San Francisco as OPP & MoBetta Entertainment present “Back To Business , War On The Wharf” Saturday November 8, 2014, at the Longshoreman’s Hall.   In the main event, hometown hero, Karim “Hard Hitta” Mayfield (18-2-1, 11 KOs) and Michael Balasi (10-5, 7 KOs) of Honolulu, HI, will battle …

PugilistReportKarim “Hard Hitta” Mayfield makes ring return November 8th in San Francisco

GOLOVKIN VS. RUBIO Watched By 1,304,000 VIEWERS!!!

Gennady Golovkin VS. Marco Antonio Rubio - Photo Credit: Will Hart

1,304,000 VIEWERS!!! SECOND MOST VIEWED PREMIUM CABLE BOXING EVENT OF 2014 Los Angeles, CA (October 21, 2014) – In addition to breaking all attendance records this Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, the acclaimed outdoor Southern California boxing venue, boxing fastest rising star, GENNADY “GGG” GOLOVKIN also scored big in the TV ratings. His HBO televised second round knockout of MARCO ANTONIO RUBIO was …

PugilistReportGOLOVKIN VS. RUBIO Watched By 1,304,000 VIEWERS!!!

Undefeated Middleweight Antoine “Action” Douglas ready for Jose Medina this Friday in Somerset

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Plus Featherweight Jorge Diaz taking on Jose Haro in the co-feature; Also undefeated John Magda, Bienvenido Diaz, Glenn Dezurn & Anthony Cintron in action Somerset, NJ (October 20, 2014) – This Friday night at the Ukrainian Cultural Center, undefeated Middleweight prospect Antoine Douglas (14-0-1, 9 KO’s) will take on tough veteran Jose Medina (18-15-1, 7 KO’s) of Tilton, NH in …

PugilistReportUndefeated Middleweight Antoine “Action” Douglas ready for Jose Medina this Friday in Somerset

Vanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan scores a big win over Willie Nelson on Showtime!

Vanes Martirosyan VS. Willie Nelson - Photo Credit: Ed Diller/EdpImages.com

VANES MARTIROSYAN WINS BIG ON SHOWTIME, DEDICATES VICTORY TO PROMOTER DAN GOOSSEN Mashantucket, CT – World ranked junior middleweight contender VANES “The Nightmare” MARTIROSYAN entered the top echelon of his division on Saturday night with an outstanding 10-round unanimous decision over fellow contender WILLIE NELSON from the Foxwoods Resort Casino and telecast live on SHOWTIME. Scores for Martirosyan, now 35-1-1 (21KO’s) …

PugilistReportVanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan scores a big win over Willie Nelson on Showtime!

Barthelemy, Martirosyan & Karpency win on Showtime — Official Results & PHOTOS from Foxwoods

Rances Barthelemy VS. Fernando Saucedo - Photo Credit: Amanda Kwok / Showtime

BARTHELEMY DOMINATES SAUCEDO IN TITLE DEFENSE, MARTIROSYAN DEFEATS NELSON AND DAWSON SHOCKED BY KARPENCY SATURDAY ON SHOWTIME® MASHANTUCKET, CONN. — Rances Barthelemy defended his IBF Junior Lightweight World Championship against Fernando David Saucedo with a dominating unanimous decision, scored 120-108 by all three judges, Saturday on SHOWTIME from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn. Barthelemy (21-0, 12 KOs) controlled the bout from …

PugilistReportBarthelemy, Martirosyan & Karpency win on Showtime — Official Results & PHOTOS from Foxwoods

Boxing promoter Dan Goossen passes away at the age of 64 — Statement from the Goossen Family

Dan Goossen - Photo Credit: Photo: Action Images/Reuters/Danny Moloshok

[caption id="attachment_5715" align="alignleft" width="256"] Dan Goossen – Photo Credit: Twitter[/caption] “It is with overwhelming regret that we announce the passing of Dan Goossen, 64, from complications relating to liver cancer. The sudden news of his diagnosis was very much a private matter and his final days were spent surrounded by his family and closest friends. Sadness is difficult to escape as we grieve his passing, …

PugilistReportBoxing promoter Dan Goossen passes away at the age of 64 — Statement from the Goossen Family

Ruslan Provodnikov and team in Russia planning his next bout

(L-R) Freddie Roach, Ruslan Provodnikov and Artie Pelullo

Moscow, Russia – Former WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov was joined in his native Russia by his promoter Artie Pelullo and trainer Freddie Roach. The three, along with manager Vadim Kornilov are in Russia to discuss Provodnikov’s next bout, which will take place in his homeland before the end of the year. Provodnikov has made his feelings known that …

PugilistReportRuslan Provodnikov and team in Russia planning his next bout

‘King’ Arthur Abraham defends his WBO title against Paul Smith this Saturday

Arthur Abraham VS. Paul Smith - Photo Credit: Sebastian Heger

On Saturday night ‘King’ Arthur Abraham (40-4, 28 KOs) defends his WBO World Super Middleweight crown against former British Champion Paul Smith (35-3, 20 KOs) in Kiel, Germany. At today’s final press conference the WBO Champion revealed his future is bound to that of his legendary coach Ulli Wegner and made clear his plan to prove his worth by stopping …

PugilistReport‘King’ Arthur Abraham defends his WBO title against Paul Smith this Saturday