Rocky Marciano vs. Jerry Lewis 1954: Most Ridiculous Heavyweight Exhibition By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent On November 18, 1954, Rocky Marciano’s unofficial title ‘defense’ of the World Heavyweight crown, a first round knockout of comedian Jerry Lewis, exists on black and white film footage as a legacy of the […]
CRAWFORD VS. POSTOL RECAP AND VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS By Victor O. Garcia, Real Combat Media Head Boxing Video Reporter Las Vegas, Nevada (July 23, 2016)— Terence Crawford came to Las Vegas with one thing on his mind, and that was to come out with a great victory. The Omaha, Nebraska native Terence “Bud” Crawford (29-0, […]
UFC FOX 20 RESULTS Valentina Shevchenko def. Holly Holm via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) Edson Barboza def. Gilbert Melendez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) Francis Ngannou def. Bojan Mihajlovic via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:34 Felice Herrig def. Kailin Curran via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 1:59 Eddie Wineland def. […]
Fabian Maidana Battles To Seventh-Round TKO Victory Over Jorge Maysonet in Main Event of Premier Boxing Cha...
Fabian Maidana Battles To Seventh-Round TKO Victory Over Jorge Maysonet in Main Event of Premier Boxing Champions on NBCSN Saturday Night from The Scottish Rite Auditorium in San Antonio Alan Castano Remains Unbeaten with Unanimous Decision Over Aaron Garcia & Unbeaten Prospect Brandon Figueroa Stops Adalberto Zorrilla in Round Three Click HERE for […]
Berridge to replace injured Dawson vs. Alvarez “SHOOTOUT“IN QUEBEC STEVENSON vs. WILLIAMS WBC LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD TITLE July 29 airing live on Spike TV from Videotron Centre MONTRÉAL (July 23, 2016) – Undefeated No. 1 light heavyweight contender Eleider “Storm” Alvarez (19-0, 10 KOs) has found a solid boxer to face him on the July […]
ADAM LOPEZ & ROMAN REYNOSO FIGHT TO A DRAW IN MAIN EVENT OF 15th ANNIVERSARY TELECAST OF SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION FRIDAY ON SHOWTIME® Catch The Replay This Monday, July 25 At 10 p.m. ET/PT On SHOWTIME EXTREME® Click HERE To Download Photos; Credit Rosie Cohe/SHOWTIME MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (July 23, 2016) – With a […]
Tommy LaManna Wows’ Em in Atlantic City, Faces Two Biggest Challenges of Career By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent- Ringside *Photo Credit: Robert Brizel, Real Combat Media Atlantic City, NJ ( July 23, 2016)– In the featured bout on a nine bout card at Claridge Hotel & Casino in Atlantic […]
REAL COMBAT MEDIA UK: NATHAN CLEVERLY CHALLENGES JUERGEN BRAEHMER FOR WBA WORLD TITLE. Welshman aims to become two-time World champion on October 1. Juergen Braehmer (48-2, 35 KOs) will defend his WBA World Light Heavyweight title against Nathan Cleverly (29-3, 15 KOs) on October 1 at the Jahnsportforum in Neubrandenburg, Germany, live on Sky Sports. […]
EVERYTHING’S BIGGER IN TEXAS: HEAVYWEIGHTS CHEICK KONGO AND TONY JOHNSON HEADLINE ‘BELLATOR 161’ NEWLY ANNOUNCED EVENT TAKES PLACE SEPTEMBER 16 AT H-E-B CENTER AT CEDAR PARK, TEXAS SANTA MONICA, CALIF (July, 22) – Bellator MMA is heading back to the “Lone Star State,” where a heavyweight bout pitting Cheick Kongo (24-10-2) against Tony Johnson (10-2) […]
JOE TAIMANGLO UPSETS DARRION CALDWELL VIA GUILLOTINE DURING MAIN EVENT OF ‘BELLATOR 159’ Complete Event Photos Here MULVANE, KS. (July 22, 2016) – In the main event of the evening, Darrion Caldwell (9-1) was submitted by Joe Taimanglo (23-6-1) in an absolutely shocking upset :09 seconds into the third and final frame. With the defeat, the […]
TERENCE CRAWFORD VS. VIKTOR POSTOL By Victor Garcia, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Video Reporter Las Vegas, Nevada (July 22, 2016)— In recent years, the boxing world has had its shares of mismatch fights, meaningless fights, and duds. It seems getting the top guys of any division, is really difficult to put together. Not this […]
UFC FOX 20 WEIGH-IN VIDEO UFC FOX 20 Complete Card Main Card (Fox) 8PMET Women’s Bantamweight Holly Holm vs. Valentina Shevchenko Lightweight Edson Barboza vs. Gilbert Melendez Heavyweight Francis Ngannou vs. Bojan Mihajlović Women’s Strawweight Felice Herrig vs. Kailin Curran Preliminary Card (Fox Sports One) Bantamweight Frankie Saenz vs. Eddie Wineland Featherweight Darren Elkins […]
Team Shumenov petitions WBA to declare purse bid for mandatory title fight vs. Lebedev or strip Lebedev of ...
Team Shumenov petitions WBA to declare purse bid for mandatory title fight vs. Lebedev or strip Lebedev of his world cruiserweight title belt LAS VEGAS (July 22, 2016) – It has been more than a month since World Boxing Association (WBA) world cruiserweight champion Beibut Shumenov (16-2, 10 KOs), based on the much publicized WBA […]
Unbeaten Sergiy Derevyanchenko Dominates Former Champion Sam Soliman on His Way to Second-Round Stoppage In PBC on ESPN & ESPN Deportes Main Event Thursday Night From Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT Ievgen Khytrov Picks Apart & Stops Paul Mendez in the Ninth-Round to Remain Undefeated Click HERE For Photos From Will Paul/Premier […]
‘BELLATOR 159: CALDWELL VS. TAIMANGLO’ EVENT OFFICIAL AFTER WEIGH-INS TODAY INSIDE KANSAS STAR CASINO Complete Weigh-In Photos Here | Archived Weigh-In Video Here MULVANE, KS. (July 21, 2016) –The official weigh-ins for “Bellator 159: Caldwell vs. Taimanglo” took place this afternoon at the Kansas Star Casino and all 13 fights will go forth tomorrow, […]
Light Heavyweight Fanlong ‘Cold Blood’ Meng Featured on Claridge A.C. Summer Card By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat MMedia Boxing Correspondent Atlantic City, NJ (July 21st, 2016)– Rising Promotions will present an exciting nine bout card of boxing in the third floor Celebrity Theater at Claridge Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, New […]
OFFICIAL WEIGHTS, QUOTES & PHOTOS FOR SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION 15-YEAR ANNIVERSARY TELECAST TOMORROW LIVE ON SHOWTIME® Tickets on Sale At Foxwoods Resort Casino Photos by Rosie Cohe / Showtime CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS Adam Lopez 121 – Roman Ruben Reynoso 121 Jerry Odom 168 – Julius Jackson 168 O’Shaquie Foster 134 – […]
SANTA CRUZ vs. FRAMPTON BY THE NUMBERS: SOMETHING’S GOTTA GIVE IN VOLATILE MIX OF STYLES BETWEEN TWO OF THE WORLD’S BEST Santa Cruz’s Volume & Accuracy Battles Frampton’s Superb Jab & Defense On Saturday, July 30, LIVE on SHOWTIME® From Barclays Center In Brooklyn Click HERE & HERE To Download High Res Versions […]
UFC Fox 20 – Holm vs Shevchenko: Gambler’s Guide By Marc Weeks, Real Combat Media MMA Correspondent Welcome to Real Combat Media MMA’s Gambler’s Guide Edition. In addition to analysis and prediction, this article will feature information about whether or not a particular fight’s betting line has value. So many of these fights feature […]
Undefeated Prospect Brandon Figueroa Takes On Once-Beaten Puerto Rican Adalberto Zorrilla in Premier Boxing...
Undefeated Prospect Brandon Figueroa Takes On Once-Beaten Puerto Rican Adalberto Zorrilla in Premier Boxing Champions on NBCSN Action Saturday, July 23 From The Scottish Rite Auditorium in San Antonio Plus! Full Night of Local Undercard Attractions! SAN ANTONIO (July 21, 2016) – Unbeaten prospect Brandon Figueroa (8-0, 5 KOs) is set to face […]
BENSON HENDERSON-PATRICIO ‘PITBULL’ TO VIE FOR LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE SHOT DURING MAIN EVENT OF ‘BELLATOR 160
BENSON HENDERSON-PATRICIO ‘PITBULL’ TO VIE FOR LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE SHOT DURING MAIN EVENT OF ‘BELLATOR 160: HENDERSON VS. PITBULL’ TICKETS: SPECIAL BELLATOR NATION PRESALE STARTS TODAY WITH TICKETS GOING ON SALE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC TOMORROW, FRIDAY, JULY 22 SANTA MONICA, CALIF (July 20, 2016) – Patricio “Pitbull” (25-3) is actively […]
PIVOTAL WELTERWEIGHT CONTENDER BOUT BETWEEN DEMIAN MAIA AND CARLOS CONDIT HEADLINES UFC FOX 21® IN VANCOUVE...
PIVOTAL WELTERWEIGHT CONTENDER BOUT BETWEEN DEMIAN MAIA AND CARLOS CONDIT HEADLINES UFC FIGHT NIGHT® IN VANCOUVER TICKETS ON SALE JULY 22 Vancouver, Canada – UFC® announced today No.3 ranked welterweight contender Demian Maia (23-6, fighting out of Sao Paulo, Brazil) will battle No.5 ranked Carlos Condit (30-8, fighting out of Albuquerque, New Mexico, […]
Worst Heavyweight Championship Bout After A Car Accident By Robert Brizel, Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Among the most unique and challenging questions posed, have there been major boxing matches held after one of the scheduled participants was injured in a car accident? The first reaction would be such a bout would have […]
TWO-TIME WORLD CHAMPION ANDRE WARD AND POWER-PUNCHING COLOMBIAN ALEXANDER BRAND INTERNATIONAL MEDIA CONFER...
TWO-TIME WORLD CHAMPION ANDRE WARD AND POWER-PUNCHING COLOMBIAN ALEXANDER BRAND INTERNATIONAL MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT WARD VS. BRAND SET FOR AUGUST 6 AT ORACLE ARENA IN OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA AND TO BE TELEVISED LIVE ON HBO® Operator: Ladies and gentlemen, good afternoon and welcome to the Andre Ward vs. Alexander Brand call. […]
Undefeated Prospects in Action as Alantez Fox Takes on Paul Valenzuela Jr. & Ivan Golub Battles Ernest...
Undefeated Prospects in Action as Alantez Fox Takes on Paul Valenzuela Jr. & Ivan Golub Battles Ernesto Ortiz in Undercard Action Thursday, July 21 From Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT Plus! Local Star Shelly Vincent & Mykquan Williams in Separate Bouts as Part of Exciting Night of Fights PBC on ESPN & ESPN Deportes […]
Scott Burrell to take on Joseph Perez this Saturday at the Mohegan Sun Uncasville, CT (July 20, 201) –This Saturday night at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut, Scott Burrell will battle Joseph Perez in a junior welterweight bout scheduled for six rounds. The card is promoted by Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing Burrell […]
Chad Mendes Receives A Two Year Suspension Las Vegas, NV (July 20, 2016)– Former Featherweight contender, Chad Mendes, (17-4) will be be suspended by USADA for a violation from a failed drug test in May. Chad Mendes is 1-3 in his last 3 fights coming off a TKO loss to Frankie Edgar. Mendes will be […]