The boxing gem of Puerto Rico, undefeated Top-Five world-rated lightweight contender FELIX “El Diamante” VERDEJO, and former five-division world champion and 2012 Fighter of the Year NONITO “The Filipino Flash” DONAIRE, will headline, in separate title bouts, the year-end finale
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The boxing gem of Puerto Rico, undefeated Top-Five world-rated lightweight contender Felix “El Diamante” Verdejo, and former five-division world champion and 2012 Fighter of the Year NONITO “The Filipino Flash” DONAIRE, will host a press conference Tomorrow! Thursday, November 12,
One would think that amongst a myriad of different accolades, being praised by legendary trainer Freddie Roach as being “The greatest talent he’d ever seen” in addition to being undefeated, a current (formerly unified) world champion with over six title
Guillermo Rigondeaux (15-0, 10 KO’s) made headlines recently with the WBO stripping him of his super bantamweight title. The organization cited inactivity and Rigondeaux not making a mandatory defense in a span of 30 months and stated that all of
Former two-division world champion Devon Alexander will square off against battle-tested, experienced competitor Aron Martinez on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona. The scheduled 10-round welterweight fight will serve as the main event of a
After his fight with Nicholas Walters, many felt it might have been the end for Nonito Donaire. But according to the boxer, he still has the passion for boxing. “I still want to do this,” Donaire told Boxing News Online.
Jamie McDonnell will battle Tomoki Kameda again in what was a fan friendly fight. It was McDonnell’s debut in the U.S., and he says he can’t wait to do it again. “For the first fight against Kameda I was going
Every week, there are numerous topics that even hardcore fans, not to mention casual fans, cannot keep up with. Every week, I’ll be here to help you catch up with the sport of boxing, going over the previous weekend’s results,
Every week, there are numerous topics that even hardcore fans, not to mention casual fans, cannot keep up with. Well every week, I’ll be here to help you catchup with the sport of boxing, going over the previous weekend’s results,
Matchroom Sports head Eddie Hearn appears to be doing his best to make a fight between his WBA Word super-bantamweight champion Scott Quigg (31-0-2, 23 KO’s) and Cyclone Promotions’ IBF champ Carl Frampton (21-0, 14 KO’s) finally come to fruition.
Every week, there are numerous topics that even hardcore fans, not to mention casual fans, cannot keep up with. Every week, I’ll be here to help you catchup with the sport of boxing, going over the previous weekend’s results, as
Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn stated on Sunday that his fighter, WBA World super-bantamweight champion Scott Quigg, would likely fight Nonito Donaire over bantamweight titlist Guillermo Rigondeaux. It appears Donaire caught wind of the statement, as he issued one of
So what’s next for Scott Quigg after his destruction of Kiko Martinez? The obvious choice would have been Carl Frampton. Both men fought on the same day and around the same time. Quigg destroyed Frampton’s previous foe, Kiko Martinez. However,
It appears that talks between bantamweight titlist Guillermo Rigondeaux (15-0, 10 KO’s) and WBO World featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (4-1, 2 KO’s) have fallen through, at least for now. Last week, it was reported that Gary Hyde, Rigondeaux’s manager, issued
LONDON (17 July) – Liverpool heavyweight David Price will face his toughest test since his shock defeats to Tony Thompson two years ago when he challenges for the European title. The former British and Commonwealth champion takes on undefeated Erkan
Macau, China (July 17, 2015) – Undefeated No. 1 junior-welterweight contender Cesar “El Distinto” Cuenca of Argentina is just three victories shy of tying Rocky Marciano’s hallowed 49-0 record. He will be looking to cut that victory deficit on Saturday
Are we closer to a potential clash between Guillermo Rigondeaux and Vasyl Lomachenko? A few days ago Gary Hyde, Rigondeaux’s manager, issued a statement that Rigondeaux was willing to fight Lomachenko at a catch-weight of 124 lbs. and with a
Nonito Donaire returns this Saturday live from Macau against Anthony Settoul. Since his 2012 Fighter of the Year victory, Donaire has been on sort of a downward swing. First, he was out-classed by Guillermo Rigondeaux. Then, he went life and
HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. (July 8, 2015) — Undefeated No. 2 world-rated contender “Ik” Lian Hui Yang is going to play to the crowd as well as to his own strengths when battles his unbeaten opponent and top-rated contender Cesar “El Distinto”
MACAO, CHINA (July 3, 2015) — Former Fighter of the Year and five-division world champion NONITO “Filipino Flash” DONAIRE and 2012 U.S. Olympian and undefeated super lightweight contender JOSE RAMÍREZ will headline “Victory at The Venetian,” on the Saturday, July