By ABS-CBN Belfast Ireland (April 22, 2018)– Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire came up short in his bid for the WBO Interim Featherweight Championship after falling to Ireland’s Carl “The Jackal” Frampton via Unanimous Decision at the SSE Arena in Belfast, Sunday morning, Manila time. The Fil-American Donaire came out aggressive as he opened the […]
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CARL FRAMPTON PICKS UP UNANIMOUS DECISION AGAINST NONITO DONAIRE IN BELFAST – Video Highlights & Post Press Conference
VANES MARTIROSYAN: “WHEN THEY CALLED I WAS READY” A Conversation with “The Nightmare” Whose Past Year of Training For Fights That Fell Through Prepared Him for Gennady Golovkin Showdown Cinco De Mayo — Saturday,May 5 — at StubHub Center Live on HBO® GLENDALE, CALIF. (April 20, 2018) — Two-time world title challenger and 2004 Olympian VANES “THE […]
MATT “THE TERROR” SERRA NAMED TO UFC® HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2018 Las Vegas – UFC® today announced that former UFC welterweight champion and winner of season four of The Ultimate Fighter®, Matt Serra, has been named to the UFC Hall of Fame class of 2018 as a Pioneer. The 2018 UFC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony […]
Amir Khan KOs Lo Greco in 39 Seconds, Charlo KOs Centeno Wins WBC Middleweight Interim Belt To Become GGG’s Mandatory – Video...
Power! King Khan KOs Lo Greco in 39 Seconds, Charlo KOs Centeno Wins WBC Middleweight Interim Belt To Become GGG’s Mandatory By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Liverpool, UK (April 22, 2018)– It took super welterweight Amir ‘King’ Khan all of 39 seconds to drop Phil Lo Greco twice and stop at […]
Photo Courtesy of Showtime No Cure! Jessie Vargas and Adrien Broner Battle To A Crazy Draw at Barclays Center By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Brooklyn, NY (April 22, 2018)– In a battle royale main event for bragging rights fought at 144 pounds catch weight at Barclays Center on Saturday night, […]
UFC FIGHT NIGHT ATLANTIC CITY RESULTS Main card Kevin Lee def. Edson Barboza via fifth-round TKO (2:18) (live blog) Frankie Edgar def. Cub Swanson via unanimous decision (30-27 x3) (live blog) Justin Willis def. Chase Sherman via unanimous decision (29-28 x3) David Branch def. Thiago Santos via first-round TKO (2:30) Aljamain Sterling def. Brett Johns […]
Main Card FS1, 10 p.m. ET EDSON BARBOZA VS. KEVIN LEE Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson Chase Sherman vs. Justin Willis David Branch vs. Thiago “Marreta” Santos Brett Johns vs. Aljamain Sterling Dan Hooker vs. Jim Miller Preliminary Card FS1, 8 p.m. ET Alex Garcia vs. Ryan LaFlare Merab Dvalishvili vs. Ricky Simon Siyar Bahadurzada […]
Ishe Smith Battles Exciting Contender Tony Harrison in 154-pound Clash & Andrew Tabiti Faces Lateef Kayode In Cruiserweight Attracti...
Former World Champion Ishe Smith Battles Exciting Contender Tony Harrison in 154-pound Clash that Headlines Premier Boxing Champions on Bounce Live on Friday, May 11 from Sam’s Town in Las Vegas Plus! Top Contender Andrew Tabiti Faces Lateef Kayode In Cruiserweight Attraction in Co-Main Event Tickets On Sale Monday, April 23 at 12 […]
Joseph ‘JoJo’ Diaz Jr. takes on WBC Featherweight Champion Gary Russell, Jr. from MGM National Harbor in Maryland
Unbeaten Top Contender Joseph ‘JoJo’ Diaz Jr. takes on WBC Featherweight Champion Gary Russell, Jr. from MGM National Harbor in Maryland To Air Live on SHOWTIME Saturday, May 19 Tickets on Sale Now for MGM National Harbor Show NATIONAL HARBOR (April 20, 2018) – Undefeated Featherweight and former U.S. Olympian Joseph “JoJo” Diaz, Jr. will […]
LIVE THIS SATURDAY EXCLUSIVELY ON SUPER CHANNEL IN CANADA 2:30 p.m. ET / 11:30 a.m. PT Carl Frampton vs. Nonito Donaire Interim WBO World Featherweight Championship Zolani Tete vs. Omar Andres Narvaez WBO World Bantamweight Championship AIRING LIVE IN CANADA THIS AFTERNOON EXCLUSIVELY ON SUPER CHANNEL (L-R) – Nonito Donaire, promoter […]
Adrien Broner vs. Jessie Vargas Plus Jermall Charlo vs. Hugo Centeno Jr. & Gervonta Davis vs. Jesus Cuellar Final Press Conference &...
ADRIEN BRONER vs. JESSIE VARGAS FINAL WEIGHTS, QUOTES, PHOTOS & COMMISSION OFFICIALS FOR MAIN EVENT TOMORROW LIVE ON SHOWTIME® SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® Live At 9 P.M. ET/6 P.M. PT From Barclays Center In Brooklyn, Presented By Premier Boxing Champions Click Here For Photos; Credit: Amanda Westcott/SHOWTIME Welterweight Main Event – 12 Rounds Adrien Broner: 144 Jessie Vargas: 143 […]
Canelo’s Nightmare! Million to One Armenian Underdog Vanes Martirosyan Gets GGG Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Armenian junior middleweight Vanes ‘Nightmare’ Martirosyan has been out of the ring for a year, and has only one win on of his last three bouts in the last three years. With Saul Canelo Alvarez suspended […]
KHAN – LO GRECO KICKS OFF EXCLUSIVE LIVE BOXING ON ESPN+ Former World Champion Amir Khan to face Phil Lo Greco at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England Top Rank live boxing makes its debut on ESPN+ when former unified 140-pound champion, Amir ‘King’ Khan, returns to the ring against Phil ‘The Italian Sensation’ […]
CANELO ALVAREZ RECEIVES A 6 MONTH SUSPENSION Las Vegas, NV (April 18th, 2018)– The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to extend Canelo Alvarez’s temporary suspension to six months at its monthly meeting in Las Vegas. A one-year suspension was immediately reduced to six months during the meeting because Alvarez, who wasn’t in attendance, […]
Carl Frampton vs. Nonito Donaire Interim WBO World Featherweight Championship Zolani Tete vs. Omar Andres Narvaez WBO World Bantamweight Championship AIRING LIVE IN CANADA THIS SATURDAY EXCLUSIVELY ON SUPER CHANNEL EDMONTON, Canada (April 17, 2018) – Canada’s preeminent destination for boxing fans in Canada, Super Channel, will air a world-class event featuring two world […]
UFC FOX 29 RESULTS Main card Dustin Poirier def. Justin Gaethje via fourth-round TKO (0:33) Alex Oliveira def. Carlos Condit via submission (R2, 3:17) Israel Adesanya def. Marvin Vettori via split decision Michelle Waterson def. Cortney Casey via split decision Undercard Antonio Carlos Junior def. Tim Boetsch via submission (RNC) (R1, 4:28) Muslim Salikhov def. […]
Main Card FOX, 8 p.m. ET DUSTIN POIRIER VS. JUSTIN GAETHJE Carlos Condit vs. Alex Oliveira Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori Cortney Casey vs. Michelle Waterson Preliminary Card FOX, 6 p.m. ET Tim Boetsch vs. Antonio Carlos Junior Ricky Rainey vs. Muslim Salikhov John Moraga vs. Wilson Reis Krzysztof Jotko vs. Brad Tavares UFC Fight Pass, 3:30 […]
FRANCISCO ‘EL BANDIDO’ VARGAS SCORES STOPPAGE VICTORY AGAINST ‘LIGHTNING’ ROD SALKA IN MAIN EVENT OF GOLDEN BOY B...
FRANCISCO ‘EL BANDIDO’ VARGAS SCORES STOPPAGE VICTORY AGAINST ‘LIGHTNING’ ROD SALKA IN MAIN EVENT OF GOLDEN BOY BOXING ON ESPN AT FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO IN INDIO, CALIF. ANDREW ‘EL CHANGO’ CANCIO DEFEATS AIDAR SHARIBAYEV VIA DOMINANT TECHNICAL KNOCKOUT TO CAPTURE VACANT WBA INTERCONTINENTAL SUPER FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE IN CO-MAIN EVENT (ABOVE: Francisco Vargas defeated Rod Salka […]
Jessie Vargas Las Vegas Media Workout Quotes & Photos Former World Champion Battles Adrien Broner in Main Event Showdown Saturday, April 21 Live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center in Brooklyn & Presented by Premier Boxing Champions Click HERE for Photos from John Gurzinsky/Mayweather Promotions Click HERE for Photos from Leo Wilson/Premier Boxing Champions LAS VEGAS (April 12, […]
JUST ANNOUNCED! MAY 4 – GOLDEN BOY BOXING ON ESPN PRE-SALE STARTS NOW GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS VIP EXCLUSIVE PRE-SALE OFFER As a subscriber to the Golden Boy Promotions VIP Newsletter, you will have access to an exclusive pre-sale offer beginning TODAY, Thursday, April 12 at 10:00 a.m. PT through Friday, April 13 at 9:59 a.m. […]
Undefeated World Champion Jermell Charlo Defending His Title Against Former World Champion Austin Trout
Red Hot 154-pound Division Continues to Sizzle With Undefeated World Champion Jermell Charlo Defending His Title Against Former World Champion Austin Trout Saturday, June 9 Live on SHOWTIME from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles Leo Santa Cruz & Abner Mares Battle in World Title Rematch in the Main Event Presented by Premier Boxing Champions […]
Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares 2 Los Angeles Press Conference Quotes & Photos Featherweight World Champions Battle Saturday, June 9 In World Title Rematch Live on SHOWTIME from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles & Presented by Premier Boxing Champions Click HERE for Photos from Scott Hirano/SHOWTIME LOS ANGELES (April 10, 2018) – Featherweight world […]
Adrien Broner & Gervonta Davis Exclusive Training Camp Quotes & Photos Broner & Davis Talk Training Camp, Upcoming Matchups & More Ahead of Saturday, April 21 Showdowns Live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center in Brooklyn Click HERE for Photos from Jose Pineiro/SHOWTIME WEST PALM BEACH, FL (April 11, 2018) – Four-division world champion Adrien Broner and unbeaten […]
TWO BLOCKBUSTER CHAMPIONSHIP BOUTS HEADLINE UFC® 225 IN CHICAGO FEATURED BOUTS: (C) ROBERT WHITTAKER vs. (#1) YOEL ROMERO (#2) RAFAEL DOS ANJOS vs. (#3) COLBY COVINGTON (#2) ALISTAIR OVEREEM vs. (#4) CURTIS BLAYDES TICKETS FOR UFC® 225: WHITTAKER vs. ROMERO 2 AT UNITED CENTER GO ON SALE FRIDAY, APRIL 13 Las Vegas – UFC® will bring its first Pay-Per-View event […]
FLOYD MAYWEATHER’S BODYGUARD SHOT IN ATLANTA Atlanta, GA (April 9th, 2018)– Floyd Mayweather was traveling back to his hotel in Atlanta when a gunman reportedly opened fire on one of the three vehicles which were traveling in a convoy. Floyd Mayweather’s bodyguard was reportedly shot in the leg during the incident. No injuries were reported […]
Who Would Win? Mike Tyson vs. George Foreman Argument Rekindles on Facebook By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Mike Tyson versus George Foreman remains a timeless heavyweight championship riddle. Who would win? You Tubers have computer simulated the dream fight, the modern day successor to Muhammad Ali versus Rocky Marciano. Ali […]
Have You Hurd? Jarrett Split Decisions Lara on Knockdown With 37 Seconds Left By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Have you Hurd? Jarrett ‘Swift’ Hurd now holds three versions of world titles in a partially unified junior middleweight division. Thanks largely to his magically twelfth round knockdown of Erislandy Lara with […]
UFC 223 RESULTS Main card Khabib Nurmagomedov def. Al Iaquinta via UD (50-44, 50-43 x2) (live blog) Rose Namajunas def. Joanna Jedrzejczyk via UD (49-46 x3) (live blog) Renato Moicano def. Calvin Kattar via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27 x2) (live blog) Zabit Magomedsharipov def. Kyle Bochniak via UD (29-28, 30-27 x2) (live blog) Chris […]
UFC 25TH ANNIVERSARY PRESS CONFERENCE Brooklyn, NY (April 7th, 2018)– The 25th Anniversary press conference included UFC 226 headliners; UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier before they square off on July 7. UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington, who are scheduled to meet at UFC 224, co-main eventers for that […]
AL IAQUINTA WILL FACE KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV Brooklyn, NY (April 7th, 2018)– UFC 223 is finally set. After a wild Friday morning saw three different potential fighters step up to face off with lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov for the main event in Brooklyn, New York, UFC announced that will be his opponent. But because Iaquinta weighed […]
CONOR MCGREGOR’S UPDATED ARREST DETAILS Brooklyn, NY (April 6th, 2018)– Mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor turned himself into police Thursday and was arrested and charged with three counts of assault and one count of criminal mischief after his role in a fracas that left UFC fighter Michael Chiesa in the hospital with a facial laceration. […]
CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THE BOUT SHEET CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS Photo Credit: SHOWTIME/Stephanie Trapp CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS Photo Credit: Mayweather Promotions/Chris Farina Erislandy Lara vs. Jarrett Hurd Final Press Conference Quotes & Photos for 154-Pound World Title Unification This Saturday, April 7 Live On SHOWTIME® from Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas “You’ve never been in […]