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Sunday’s New York State Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Dinner

     For Immediate Release Sunday’s New York State Boxing Hall of Fame Induction dinner Sold-Out NEW YORK (March 24, 2013) – This Sunday’s third annual New York State Boxing Hall of Fame (NYSBHOF) induction and awards dinner, sponsored by Ring 8, is officially a sold-out event.   NYSBHOF and Ring 8 president Bob Duffy reports […]

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Bryant Pappas versus Andrew Hartley, Worst U.S.A. Sanctioned Fight of The Year, Should Be Stopped By State Athletic Commissioners for Safety...

    Shades of Willie Classen: Bryant Pappas versus Andrew Hartley, Worst U.S.A. Sanctioned Fight of The Year, Should Be Stopped By State Athletic Commissioners for Safety’s Sake   Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head RCM Boxing Correspondent   New York, NY (March 26th, 2014)–On either Friday, March 28, 2015, in West Virginia, or on Monday, […]

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“MARAVILLA” DOCUMENTARY ON BOXING CHAMP SERGIO MARTINEZ TO PREMIERE AT TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL

  “MARAVILLA” DOCUMENTARY ON BOXING CHAMP SERGIO MARTINEZ TO PREMIERE AT TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL SATURDAY, APRIL 19, 2014 New York (March 25, 2013) – “MARAVILLA,” the documentary, based on the struggle of Middleweight Champion Sergio Martinez to reclaim his crown in boxing, will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, on Saturday, […]

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Steve Cunningham Training Camp Notes & Video

Press Release March 25, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Ellen Haley ehaley@mainevents.com Main Events Cunningham Training Camp Notes: USS is Prepared to Face Former Sparring Partner in Front of Their Hometown Crowd NBCSN Fight Night Cunningham Workout Video   Philadelphia, PA: Philadelphia’s own Steve “USS” Cunningham (26-6-0, 12 KOs) hopes to win over his hometown crowd […]

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Scouting Report for March 29 Kovalev-Agnew Fight at Boardwalk Hall

  Scouting Report for March 29 Kovalev-Agnew Fight at Boardwalk Hall: Agnew Will Look to Take Kovalev Deep Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev Photo Credits: Rich Graessle/Main Events Atlantic City, NJ:  Undefeated light heavyweight Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (23-0-1, 21 KOs) has yet to go beyond eight rounds in any professional bout in his career, because 91% of […]

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‘Fight Club Series’ PPV Friday Live from Hilton Lac Leamy in Canada

Boxing replaced Ritalin for Canadian prospect Steven Butler ‘Fight Club Series’ PPV Friday Live from Hilton Lac Leamy in Canada GATINEAU, QUEBEC, Canada (March 24, 2014) – Highly-touted light middleweight prospect Steven Butler will make his professional debut this Friday night against Jean-Francoise Plourde (1-0) in a four-round match airing live on pay per view […]

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REAL COMBAT MEDIA PUERTO RICO: Former amateur star, Emmanuel ‘Manny’ Rodríguez vs. Félix ‘la Ardilla’ Pérez is set for April, 5 in Vega Baja

Former amateur star, Emmanuel ‘Manny’ Rodríguez vs. Félix ‘la Ardilla’ Pérez is set for April, 5 in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico Puerto Rican flyweight prospect, Emmanuel “Manny” Rodriguez ( 8-0, 5KO’s ), who on last December, defeated former world title challenger, David Quijano by unanimous decision, is set to return on Saturday, April, 5, against […]

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Finnish Heavyweight Contender Robert Helenius and His Nordic Contractual Nightmares

      Finnish Heavyweight Contender Robert Helenius and His Nordic Contractual Nightmares   By Robert Brizel, Head RCM Boxing Correspondent   Between May 2008 and March 2013, Finnish heavyweight contender Robert Helenius compiled a professional boxing record of 19-0 with 11 knockouts. From March 2013 to the present, Helenius has not fought for the […]

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AMIR KHAN TO FACE LUIS COLLAZO ON THE MAYWEATHER – MAIDANA UNDERCARD

FORMER UNIFIED WORLD CHAMPION AMIR KHAN TO FACE  WBA INTERNATIONAL WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPION LUIS COLLAZO IN THE CO-MAIN EVENT OF “THE MOMENT: FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS. MARCOS MAIDANA”     SATURDAY, MAY 3 FROM THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA LIVE ON SHOWTIME PPV®   KHAN VS. COLLAZO MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26   LAS VEGAS (March 24, 2014) – […]

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BERMANE STIVERNE VS. CHRIS ARREOLA – SATURDAY, MAY 10 — LIVE ON ESPN — USC GALEN CENTER

BERMANE STIVERNE VS. CHRIS ARREOLA WBC HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP “FIGHT FOR PEACE — HEAVYWEIGHT HISTORY” SATURDAY, MAY 10 — LIVE ON ESPN — USC GALEN CENTER   Sherman Oaks, California (March 24, 2014) “FIGHT FOR PEACE” the highly anticipated World Boxing Council Heavyweight Championship of the World and rematch between top-rated world contenders, Bermane “B. […]

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BROOKLYN BRAWL” PREMIERES ON UNIVERSAL SPORTS NETWORK MONDAY MARCH 24, AT 7:30 PM ET

“BROOKLYN BRAWL” PREMIERES ON UNIVERSAL SPORTS NETWORK MONDAY MARCH 24, AT 7:30 PM ET Brooklyn Brawl Boxing Promoted By Dmitriy Salita to Air Nationally in Prime Time. Knockouts galore wowed the crowd at the Millennium Theater in Brightin Beach, Brooklyn. Contender Steve Bujaj served notice that he’s gunning for the top of the heap in […]

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WBO 27TH ANNUAL CONVENTION AT CAESAR’S PALACE IN LAS VEGAS, OCTOBER 27th to 31st

  WBO 27TH ANNUAL CONVENTION AT CAESAR’S PALACE IN LAS VEGAS, OCTOBER 27th to 31st  SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO – The 27th WBO Annual Convention will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada, from October 27 to October 31, as announced today the WBO President, Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel. This year the famous Caesar’s Palace in Las […]

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Road to recovery pays dividends for Providence middleweight Harrison-Lombardi

Drug-free for the first time in nearly a decade, undefeated Providence, R.I., middleweight KJ Harrison-Lombardi will return to the ring Friday, March 28th, 2014 at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I. Now 31, Harrison-Lombardi battled addictions for more than nine years until turning his life around in 2013. (CES photo by Kelly MacDonald) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE […]

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TUREANO JOHNSON LOOKS TO GO TO WAR WITH CURTIS STEVENS

TUREANO JOHNSON LOOKS TO GO TO WAR WITH STEVENS Photo By Tom Casino / Showtime New Jersey (March 24, 2014) – Gary Shaw Productions undefeated middleweight contender, Tureano Johnson (14-0, 10 KOs) is training hard for his upcoming bout with Curtis “Showtime” Stevens (26-4-0, 19 KOs) taking place at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA […]

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REAL COMBAT MEDIA UK: British Boxing Manager and Promoter Extraordinaire Mickey Duff Dies at 84

British Boxing Manager and Promoter Extraordinaire Mickey Duff Dies at 84 By Robert Brizel, Head RCM Boxing Correspondent London, UK (March 24th, 2014)– Mickey Duff, the charismatic British boxing trainer, matchmaker and promoter who handled such big boxing names as Jim Watt, Alan Minter, Lloyd Honeyghan, John Conteh, Terry Downes, Howard Winstone, Maurice Hope, John […]

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REAL COMBAT MEDIA MEXICO – Jesús Faro repitió dosis a David Ramírez en el Foro Polanco

  Jesús Faro repitió dosis a David Ramírez en el Foro Polanco -Marvin Mabait vs Payasito Hernández este viernes México, D.F. Marzo de 2014.— Lejos de la parafernalia y show de las grandes arenas, y a muchos kilómetros de donde se programan inflados “nombres”, dos hombres con sed de triunfo fueron referente el sábado 22 […]

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REAL COMBAT MEDIA PUERTO RICO: Jose “Sniper” Pedraza defeats Alberto “Kichis” Garza

JOSE SNIPER PEDRAZA CAPTURES IBO WORLD TITLE   PAREDES AND RIVERA WIN PRO DEBUTS   PONCE, PUERTO RICO (March 23, 2014) – Last night at the auditorium Juan Pachin Vicens in Ponce, Puerto, undefeated super featherweight contender, Jose “Sniper” Pedraza (16-0, 10 KOs) captured the vacant International Boxing Organization super featherweight world title, with a dominating […]

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LOS ANGELES NEWS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE JUAN MANUEL MÁRQUEZ vs. MIKE ALVARADO

LOS ANGELES NEWS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE JUAN MANUEL MÁRQUEZ vs. MIKE ALVARADO AND BOXING’S RETURN TO THE FORUM   This Wednesday!  March 26 at 1:00 P.M. PT The Forum Club at the “Fabulous” Forum  INGLEWOOD, CALIF. (March 22, 2014) – Four-division world champion and Méxican icon JUAN MANUEL “Dinamita” MÁRQUEZ and former world junior welterweight […]

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Lightweight Osnel Charles RCM Interview and Trainer Arnold Robbins Win at Harrah’s

    Lightweight Osnel Charles RCM Interview and Trainer Arnold Robbins Win at Harrah’s   By Robert Brizel, Head RCM Boxing Correspondent   Using a lightning fast jab and moving side to side, Atlantic City lightweight Osnel Charles and master trainer Arnold Robbins won an eight round split decision over Victor Vasquez in the preliminary bout […]

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Belize Light Middleweight Boxer Michael Tingling is Murdered in Chicago Protecting His daughter From Hate Crime

    Belize Light Middleweight Boxer Michael Tingling is Murdered in Chicago Protecting His daughter From Hate Crime By Robert Brizel, Head RCM Boxing Correspondent Chicago, IL (March 22, 2014)– Former light middleweight boxer Michael Tingling, 59 was killed on Wednesday, March 19, 2015, in Chicago, Illinois, in a hate crime. Tingling, who had a pacemaker, […]

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Karim Mayfield RCM Video Interview – Karim speaks about his fight with Thomas Dulorme

Q and A with undefeated Karim Mayfield ahead of Dulorme clash   By Nick Bellafatto, RCM Boxing Correspondent     Dubbed the people’s champion by hometown fans who’s hopes and aspirations he represents, I recently caught up with undefeated San Francisco, California junior welterweight  Karim “Hard Hitta” Mayfield (18-0-1, 11 KO’s), a man with a […]

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BROADWAY BOXING RESULTS FROM BROOKLYN – Heather Hardy Improves to 9 and 0

BROADWAY BOXING RESULTS FROM BROOKLYN   Brooklyn, NY (3/21/14) – Earlier tonight, DiBella Entertainment presented the latest installment of its ever popular Broadway Boxing series with an exciting eight-bout card from the Aviator Sports and Events Center in Brooklyn, NY.   Fighting before a strong contingent of hometown fans, Brooklyn fan favorite Heather Hardy and […]

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Antonin Decarie fighting his way Back to top of welterweight division

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Antonin Decarie fighting his way Back to top of welterweight division Headlining ‘Fight Club Series’ PPV March 28 Live from Hilton Lac Leamy in Canada Antonin Decarie’s impressive collection is missing only a world title belt     GATINEAU, QUEBEC, Canada (March 20, 2014) – French-Canadian welterweight contender Antonin Decarie […]

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CARLOS AND JUAN VELASQUEZ TWIN BROTHERS SET TO FIGHT THIS SATURDAY

CARLOS AND JUAN VELASQUEZ TWIN BROTHERS SET TO FIGHT THIS SATURDAY MINNESOTA, March 21, 2014 – Puerto Rican twin brothers, Carlos and Juan Velasquez, are set to fight this Saturday at The Myth in Maplewood, Minnesota. Both fighters will campaign at super-featherweight in scheduled 6-round bouts.  Carlos Velasquez (15-1, 11 KOs) will face Willshaun Boxley […]

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ROBERT GUERRERO SIGNS WITH ADVISER AL HAYMON

ROBERT GUERRERO  SIGNS WITH ADVISER AL HAYMON EXCITED ABOUT BIG FIGHTS IN FUTURE   GILROY CA, March 21, 2014 – Multiple world champion, Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero (31-2-1, 18 KOs), who’s co-manager by Bob Santos and Luis Decubas Jr., has signed an agreement with world renowned adviser, Al Haymon. After a long layoff, Guerrero is eager to get back […]

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REAL COMBAT MEDIA PUERTO RICO: WEIGHTS FROM PONCE, PUERTO RICO – Jose Pedra

WEIGHTS FROM PONCE, PUERTO RICO José Pedraza 129 vs. Alberto Garza 130 Rey Ojeda Marco 135 vs. Fernando Torres 135 Kenny Galarza vs.150 vs. Miguel Munguia 151 Jesus Rojas 127 vs. Juan Beltran 131 Daniel Rosario 151 vs. Carlos Garcia 151 Alberto Mercado 133 vs. Angel Pascual 132 Edwin Rodriguez 117 vs. Hector Gonzalez 118 Luis Rosario […]

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Iron Mike Productions Teams With Gleason’s Gym for Newest Location

Iron Mike Productions Teams With Gleason’s Gym for Newest Location (L-R) — Assistant trainer Martine Gonzalez,, unbeaten light heavyweight Lenin Castillo, Iron Mike Productions CEO Garry Jonas and trainer Don Saxby. BROOKLYN, NY (March 21, 2014) – Iron Mike Productions (IMP) and Gleason’s Gym are joining forces in efforts to revitalize the New York boxing […]

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BROADWAY BOXING OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN RESULTS

  BROADWAY BOXING  OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN RESULTS   FRIDAY, MARCH 21ST AT THE AVIATOR SPORTS AND EVENT CENTER  BROOKLYN, NY   New York, NY (3/20/14) – Earlier today all of the fighters for tomorrow night’s DiBella Entertainment’s Broadway Boxing card weighed in at the NYSAC office in downtown Manhattan. Below is the complete bout sheet, with weights, […]

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Eric “Outlaw” Hunter will take on Yenifel Vicente for the USBA Featherweight title

Cipparone sees title shot with victory Friday night For Immediate Release Philadelphia, PA (March 20, 2014)–This Friday night at Harrahs Philadelphia, Eric “Outlaw” Hunter will take on Yenifel Vicente for the USBA Featherweight title. Hunter and Vicente weighed in at 125.5 lbs for their fight. The 10-round bout will highlight a big card promoted by Joey […]

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Tony Thompson versus Odlanier Solis: Who is The True Heavyweight Contender?

    Tony Thompson versus Odlanier Solis: Who is The True Heavyweight Contender?   By Robert Brizel, Head RCM Boxing Correspondent   On Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Istanbul, Turkey, the 12 round main event for the World Boxing Council International title will feature Odlanier ‘La Sombra’ Solis Fonte, age 33, 20-1, 13 knockouts, Miami, Florida, […]

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WOMEN’S SENSATION MIA ST. JOHN CONFIRMED FOR INAUGURAL BOX EXPO THIS SEPTEMBER IN LAS VEGAS

  WOMEN’S SENSATION MIA ST. JOHN CONFIRMED FOR INAUGURAL BOX EXPO THIS SEPTEMBER IN LAS VEGAS        Meet the world’s biggest fighters, promoters and industry people at the 1st time, one of a kind event For Immediate Release Las Vegas (MARCH 19, 2014)–One of the most decorated and famous female professional boxers of […]

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