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“Featherweight Fury: DONAIRE VS. VETYEKA” – Three Featherweight World Title Fights on One Blockbuster Card!

By   /  April 22, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

"Featherweight Fury: Nonito Donaire VS. Simpiwe Vetyeka, Saturday, May 31 from the Cotai Arena at The Venetian Macao

FEATHERWEIGHT FURY! THREE FEATHERWEIGHT WORLD TITLE FIGHTS ON ONE BLOCKBUSTER CARD! MACAO – A press conference in Manila on Tuesday announced the details of Featherweight Fury – a championship event with three featherweight world title main event fights to be hosted by The Venetian® Macao on Saturday, May 31 at the Cotai Arena. The world-class event is headlined by three spectacular featherweight title matchups: four-division world […]

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Iron Mike Productions’ ‘KO Kings of Tomorrow’ returns Thursday to Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem

By   /  April 22, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

KO Kings of Tomorrow

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – Hall of Famer Mike Tyson’s promotional company, Iron Mike Productions (IMP), returns this Thursday night to Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania with another installment of “KO Kings of Tomorrow.” Florida light heavyweight Rowland Bryant (17-3, 12 KOs takes on Pittsburgh veteran Rayco “War” Saunders (23-22-2, 10 KOs) in the eight-round […]

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Bernard Hopkins made “History At The Capitol” with his defeat over Beibut Shumenov (PHOTOS)

By   /  April 20, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

Bernard Hopkins VS. Beibut Shumenov - Photo Credit: Tom Casino / Showtime

HISTORY IS MADE AGAIN AS BERNARD HOPKINS DEFEATS BEIBUT SHUMENOV TO BECOME THE UNIFIED LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION SHAWN PORTER DOMINATES PAULIE MALIGNAGGI IN DEFENSE OF IBF WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP; PETER QUILLIN RETAINS WBO MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP WASHINGTON, D.C. - Bernard “The Alien” Hopkins (55-6-2, 32 KOs), at 49-years-old, made history once again on Saturday night.  He is […]

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Scott Quigg retains title with a 2nd round stoppage over late replacement Tshifiwa Munyai

By   /  April 20, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 19:  Scott Quigg knocks down Tshifhiwa Munyai for the second time during the WBA World Super Bantamweight Title fight between Scott Quigg and Tshifhiwa Munyai at MEN Arena on April 19, 2014 in Manchester, England. - Photo Credit: Alex Livesey / Getty Images

Scott Quigg retained the WBA Super Bantamweight title with a 2nd round stoppage over late replacement Tshifiwa Munyai. The Bout highlighted a 4-hour card that was televised live on AWE and originated from the Phones 4U Arena in Manchester, England. “This was a great night of boxing,” said AWE President Charles Herring. “Scott Quigg has been introduced […]

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Manny Pacquiao reclaims WBO welterweight title with unanimous decision win over Timothy Bradley

By   /  April 13, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 - Photo Credit: Chris Farina / Top Rank

Saturday night, before a crowd of 15,601 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KO’s) got his revenge by defeating Timothy Bradley, Jr. (31-1, 12 KO’s) nearly two years after their first controversial meeting. This time around, there was no denying the “Pacman” as he scored a unanimous decision to reclaim the WBO […]

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PACQUIAO VS. BRADLEY 2 – Official Weigh-In Results and MEGA Photo Gallery

By   /  April 11, 2014  /  Boxing News, Official Weigh-In Results  /  No Comments

Pacquiao VS. Bradley Official Weigh-In (Photo Credit: Chris Farina/Top Rank)

Pound for pound titans, Fighter of the Decade MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO (55-5-2, 38 KOs), the lone congressional representative from the Sarangani Province in the Philippines, and undefeated two-division world champion TIMOTHY “Desert Storm” BRADLEY (31-0, 12 KOs), of Palm Springs, Calif., stepped on the scales of the MGM Grand Garden Arena for the Official Weigh-In of their eagerly-anticipated WBO welterweight championship […]

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Ali, Browne and Ochoa in action before “Hopkins VS. Shumenov” on Showtime Extreme

By   /  April 7, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

Hopkins vs. Shumenov

  SADAM ALI, MARCUS BROWNE AND ZACHARY OCHOA IN ACTION BEFORE “HOPKINS VS. SHUMENOV” TRIPLEHEADER AT DC ARMORY ON SHOWTIME EXTREME® WASHINGTON, D.C. - Some of New York City’s most promising prospects are heading down the highway from the Big Apple to the nation’s capital to be showcased at the DC Armory on Saturday, April 19 […]

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New York State Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2014 Induction Ceremony a KO! (MEGA Gallery)

By   /  April 1, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

NYSBHOF CLASS OF 2014 -- (L-R) Seated - Mustafa Hamsho, Tracy Patterson, Billy Backus, Gene Moore, Howard Davis Jr and Juan LaPorte; Standing - Steve Farhood, Keven Kelley, Lou DiBella, Teddy Atlas and Gerry Cooney. - (All photos by: Peter Frutkoff)

  NEW YORK CITY – A sold-out crowd turned out this past Sunday night to honor  20 members of the Class of 2014 inducted into the third-year New York State Boxing Hall of Fame (NYSBHOF), sponsored by Ring 8, at Russo’s On The Bay in Howard Beach, New York. “This was our largest crowd we’ve ever […]

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“Krusher” Strikes Again in Atlantic City! (PHOTO GALLERY)

By   /  March 30, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev - Photo Credit: Rich Graessle/Main Events

Official Results from Boardwalk Hall Atlantic City, NJ:  In front of a packed house at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ the Russian Wrecking Ball Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (24-0-1, 22 KOs)* knocked out Cedric “L.O.W.” Agnew (26-1, 13 KOs) in seventh round to retain his WBO Light Heavyweight belt live on HBO Boxing After Dark. The Ballroom […]

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Thomas Dulorme gets the win over Karim Mayfield and captures NABF title (PHOTO GALLERY)

By   /  March 29, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

Thomas Dulorme VS. Karim Mayfield - Photo Credit: George Jimenez

Thomas Dulorme captures NABF title with unanimous decision against Karim Mayfield NEW JERSEY - Tonight in Atlantic City, NJ, Gary Shaw Productions Jr. Welterweight sensation, Thomas Dulorme (21-1, 14 KOs, captured vacant the NABF title with a 10-round unanimous decision over previously unbeaten contender Karim Mayfield (18-1-1, 10 KOs). Scorecards read 98-92, 97-94 and 96-93 all in favor for Dulorme. From the […]

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PACQUIAO: “I assure you I still have the hunger to win and my desire to win is as strong now as it has ever been.”

By   /  March 26, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

Congressman Manny Pacquiao - Photo Credit: Chris Farina / Top Rank

EIGHT-DIVISION WORLD CHAMPION, FIGHTER OF THE DECADE AND CONGRESSMAN MANNY PACQUIAO Along With TRAINER FREDDIE ROACH and HALL OF FAME PROMOTER BOB ARUM Conference Call Transcript BOB ARUM:  Good morning everyone, this fight has been eagerly anticipated, a lot has been written about it.  The two fighters are extraordinarily dedicated to their profession.  From everything I hear I […]

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“The Moment: Mayweather VS. Maidana” Showtime PPV Card Finalized!

By   /  March 26, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

"The Moment: Mayweather VS. Maidana"

PAY-PER-VIEW CARD FINALIZED FOR “THE MOMENT: MAYWEATHER VS. MAIDANA” SATURDAY, MAY 3 AT THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA, LIVE ON SHOWTIME PPV® LAS VEGAS - The four-fight SHOWTIME PPV® event, “THE MOMENT: Mayweather VS. Maidana,” is now complete with the addition of two stellar 10-round bouts. Opening the pay-per-view event will be a super middleweight matchup between unbeaten J’Leon Love and former […]

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Paulie “Magic Man” Malignaggi Donates $25,000 to Knockout Obesity!

By   /  March 25, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

(Left to right: Dr. Wendy Scinta, Medical Weight Loss of NY, PLLC, Dimitrios Verteouris, Knockout Obesity, Eric Adams, Brooklyn Borough President, Paulie Malignaggi, NABF Welterweight Champion, Kelly Swanson, Swanson Communications)

FORMER BOXING WORLD CHAMPION PAULIE “MAGIC MAN” MALIGNAGGI AND BROOKLYN BOROUGH PRESIDENT ERIC ADAMS GO HEAD TO HEAD TO ‘KNOCKOUT OBESITY’ Malignaggi Presents $25,000 Donation to Charity Founder, Dimitrios Verteouris BROOKLYN, NY – Former Two-Time & Two Division Boxing World Champion and current NABF Welterweight Champion Paulie “Magic Man” Malignaggi has donated $25,000 to local non-profit Knockout Obesity in support […]

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AMIR KHAN VS. LUIS COLLAZO set for May 3, in Co-Main Event of Mayweather VS. Maidana

By   /  March 24, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

Luis Collazo - Photo Credit: Carlos Suarez, Jr. / FIGHTiMAGES.COM

FORMER UNIFIED WORLD CHAMPION AMIR KHAN TO FACE WBA INTERNATIONAL WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPION LUIS COLLAZO IN CO-MAIN EVENT OF “THE MOMENT: FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS. MARCOS MAIDANA” LAS VEGAS - An explosive matchup of two world-class fighters is coming to the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 3, when British superstar and former Unified Super Lightweight World […]

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Former Jr. Middleweight Title Challenger Martirosyan to Meet Lozano on ESPN Friday Night Fights

By   /  March 19, 2014  /  Boxing News  /  No Comments

Vanes Martirosyan - Photo Credit: Chris Farina / Top Rank

  The March 21 edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra and ESPN Deportes’ Noche de Combates presentado por Corona Extra will feature former Jr. Middleweight world title challenger Vanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan (33-1-1, 21 KOs) and Mario Lozano (27-4, 20 KOs) in the 10-round Jr. Middleweight main event. Friday’s show, from the Morongo Casino in […]

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