HBO’s World Championship Boxing has been premiering memorable fights on television for the past 41 years. They include fights such as The Rumble in the Jungle, Julio Ceasar Chavez’dramatic knockout win over Meldrick Taylor, James Douglas’ stunning upset over Mike
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With the snooze-fest that was Klitschko vs. Povetkin still fresh in many fans’ minds it’s easy to understand why fan’s haven’t exactly been clamoring for another heavyweight bout. In the November 2nd HBO World Championship Boxing broadcast, fans were treating to a ten-round
After weeks of trash talk and promotional build-up, Gennady Golovkin (28-0, 25 knockouts) and Curtis Stevens (25-4, 18 knockouts) finally faced-off in the ring as the main-event to the November 2nd edition of HBO’s World Championship Boxing broadcast. With both fighters
Adonis Stevenson goes into his first defense of the WBC light heavyweight title with a reputation as a ferocious puncher following his destructive display against Chad Dawson. Stevenson aged 35 holds a record of 21-1 and announced himself on the
Tavoris Cloud will step in the ring next weekend against the Adonis “Superman” Stevenson. Stevenson made a splash inside the light heavyweight division this June knocking out Chad Dawson with the ‘Superman” punch in 1 round. Today on a conference
One of boxing’s biggest names makes his 2013 debut and an emerging star returns to the HBO spotlight when WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING: JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ JR. VS. BRYAN VERA, ADONIS STEVENSON VS. TAVORIS CLOUD AND DAVID HAYE VS. TYSON FURY
LOS ANGELES (July 17, 2013) — Former World Boxing Council (WBC) middleweight champion and Son of the Legend JULIO CÉSAR CHÁVEZ, Jr. returns to the ring in his 2013 debut when he faces No. 1 contender BRYAN “The Warrior” VERA.
On August 17th at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales, Nathan Cleverly (26-0 12 KOs) will make the 6th defence of his WBO Light Heavyweight title against the hard hitting, Sergey Kovalev (21-0 19 KOs). Cleverly has made a good
Chavez-Vera Set For September 7th At The Staples Center: Will Golden Boy Take Garcia-Matthysse To LA As Well?
Manager Fernando Beltran has confirmed Former WBC Middleweight Champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (42-1 36 KOs) will take on Brian Vera (23-6 14 KOs) on September 7th. The fight was once rumored to be held in Mexico City, but now
Chad Dawson last stepped foot in the ring on September 8th, 2012 losing a lopsided fight against super middleweight kingpin Andre Ward. Dawson made the most sacrifice going into the fight by going down in weight which left him drained,
Carl Froch Earns Unanimous Decision Over Mikkel Kessler In One of the Most Exciting Bouts of the Year
Going into the May 25th super middleweight bout, expectations were high for the rematch between Carl Froch (31-2, 22 knockouts) and Mikkel Kessler (46-3, 35 knockouts). After all, the first fight was considered the 2010 “Fight of the Year” by
Adonis Stevenson is living the dream. He was born in Haiti; a country filled with poverty. Stevenson’s family left Haiti when he was just five years old to seek out a better life elsewhere. At the age of 16 he
If you were to ever see Juan Manuel Lopez in between fights, you could see a major difference in his walk around weight from his fighting weight. After struggles to make 122, he moved up to 126. Seemingly again, he
Undefeated lightweight contender Darley Perez (28-0, 19 KOs) has signed on to fight explosive Cuban superstar Yuriorkis Gamboa(22-0, 16 KOs) in the co-feature of an HBO telecast taking place on June 8th, live from the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. The main event
HBO Sports lights up Memorial Day weekend with an action-packed day-night doubleheader of world-class prizefighting when WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING: JEAN PASCAL VS. LUCIAN BUTE AND CARL FROCH VS. MIKKEL KESSLER II is presented SATURDAY, MAY 25 (6:15 p.m. ET/3:15 p.m.
Martin Murray played the role of road warrior for the second time in his career on April 27th traveling to Argentina to face the lineal middleweight king Sergio “Maravilla” Martinez.
HEAVYWEIGHTS BERMANE STIVERNE – 247 lbs. & CHRIS ARREOLA – 248 lbs. SUPER WELTERWEIGHTS OSCAR MOLINA – 152 lbs. & JOSE MARTELL -151.6 lbs HEAVYWEIGHTS TONY GRANO – 230 lbs. & ERIC MOLINA – 235 lbs. SUPER FEATHERWEIGHTS CHARLES HUERTA
Defending WBC Middleweight Champion Sergio “Maravilla” Martinez (50-2-2, 28KO’s) and the U.K.’s undefeated WBA interim championMartin Murray (25-0-1, 11KO’s) both weighed-in earlier today, with the champion tipping the scales at 159.4 lbs. while the challenger Murray weighed-in at 159.6 lbs. Luis Carlos Abregu (34-1,
This Saturday, boxing fans could be in for what could be looked at as the best overall boxing weekend of the year thus far.
Earlier this afternoon, WBC Middleweight Champion “Maravilla” Martinez (50-2-2, 28KO’s) and the U.K.’s undefeated WBA interim champion Martin Murray (25-0-1, 11KO’s) held the final media conference call ahead of their World Championship bout that will air live on HBO from