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Leonela Paola Yudica Retains IBF Female Flyweight Title After Bloody Head Clash – Video Highlights

Leonela Paola Yudica Retains IBF Female Flyweight Title After Bloody Head Clash By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Undefeated 16-0-3 Leonela Paola Yudica of Chimbas, San Juan, Argentina, retained her International Boxing Federation Female World Flyweight title for the eighth time in San Juan on August 16, 2019, with a fourth-round No […]

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La Mantequilla, WBC Welterweight Champion Jose Napoles of Mexico, Dies at 79

Jose Napoles Dies

La Mantequilla, WBC Welterweight Champion Jose Napoles of Mexico, Dies at 79 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent  Cuidad Juarez, Mexico (August 17th, 2019)– Jose ‘La Mantequilla’ Napoles, the longtime World Boxing Council World Welterweight champion who fought between 1958 and 1975 with a ring record of 81 wins and seven losses, […]

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STEPHAN SHAW FACES WILLIE JAKE JR. ON BROADWAY BOXING  

       UNBEATEN HEAVYWEIGHT PROSPECT STEPHAN SHAW   FACES WILLIE JAKE JR. ON BROADWAY BOXING   STREAMED LIVE ON UFC FIGHT PASS      THURSDAY, AUGUST 29, FROM FOXWOODS RESORT CASINO,   IN MASHANTUCKET, CT   Tickets On Sale Now New York, NY (August 16, 2019) On Thursday, August 29, undefeated heavyweight prospect Stephan “Big Shot” Shaw (11-0, […]

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Estate of Tommy Morrison Nevada Lawsuit Begins Again vs. NSAC and Quest Diagnostics

  Estate of Tommy Morrison Nevada Lawsuit Begins Again vs. NSAC and Quest Diagnostics By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: Al Bello/ALLSPORT Las Vegas, NV (August 15th, 2019)– It has been learned on August 5, 2019, administratrix Patricia Harding Morrison (widow) for the estate of the late World Heavyweight champion […]

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CLARESSA SHIELDS VS. IVANA HABAZIN FLINT AND DETROIT PRESS CONFERENCES QUOTES AND PHOTOS

CLARESSA SHIELDS VS. IVANA HABAZIN FLINT AND DETROIT PRESS CONFERENCES QUOTES AND PHOTOS   Shields Fights to Become Three-Division World Champion In Hometown Debut Against Former Champion Habazin Saturday, October 5 Live on SHOWTIME® From Dort Federal Event Center In Flint, Mich.   Click HERE for Photos from Flint & HERE for Photos From Detroit Photo Credit: Stephanie Trapp/SHOWTIME FLINT, […]

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LIAM SMITH AND JONO CARROLL ADDED TO MEXICO’S DAZN CARD

LIAM SMITH AND JONO CARROLL ADDED TO MEXICO BILL Former World champion and Irish World title challenger in action on August 24 Liam Smith and Jono Carroll will aim to move into position to get World title shots in the winter when they travel to at the Centro de Usos Múltiples in Hermosillo, Mexico, on […]

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BILLY JOE SAUNDERS SIGNS WITH MATCHROOM BOXING

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS SIGNS WITH MATCHROOM BOXING Undefeated two-weight World ruler targets megafights with Canelo and Golovkin Undefeated WBO Super-Middleweight World Champion Billy Joe Saunders has signed a multi-fight promotional deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing, with his next fight to be announced next week. Saunders (28-0, 13 KOs) became a two-weight World Champion with a shutout points win over […]

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ERROL SPENCE JR. VS. SHAWN PORTER LOS ANGELES PRESS CONFERENCE VIDEO, QUOTES & PHOTOS

Errol Spence Jr. vs. Shawn Porter

ERROL SPENCE JR. VS. SHAWN PORTER LOS ANGELES PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES & PHOTOS   Welterweight Champions Spence & Porter Headline FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View Saturday, September 28 from STAPLES Center in  Los Angeles   WBC Super Middleweight Champion Anthony Dirrell Defends Against Undefeated Former Champion David Benavídez in the Co-Feature   Unbeaten Rising Star Mario […]

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Vergil Ortiz Stops Antonio Orozco in Grand Prairie, Texas – Video Highlights

Vergil Ortiz Stops Antonio Orozco in Grand Prairie, Texas By ESPN Boxing Grand Prairie, Texas (August 11th, 2019)– Vergil Ortiz continued his ascension as one of boxing’s young rising stars by stopping the experienced Antonio Orozco in the sixth round in front of his hometown fans in Grand Prairie, Texas on Saturday. This matchup for […]

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Jason Sosa Defeats Haskell Lydell Rhodes In Philly

Jason Sosa

Jason Sosa Defeats Haskell Lydell Rhodes In Philly By ESPN Boxing Philadelphia, PA (August 11, 2019)– Junior lightweight Jason Sosa relentlessly pounded Haskell Lydell Rhodes to the body and scored three knockdowns in a dominating seventh-round knockout victory in the main event of the Top Rank Boxing on ESPN+ card on Saturday at the Liacouras […]

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Former European lightweight champion Edis Tatli wins Berman Sanchez by unanimous decision

Edis Tatli

Former European lightweight champion Edis Tatli wins Berman Sanchez by unanimous decision The Finnish lightweight contender Edis Tatli (32–3) scored a unanimous decision victory over Nicaraguan Berman “La Cobra” Sanchez (29-9–3) on Saturday 10th August in Savonlinna, Finland. It was an one-sided affair with Tatli controlling the action from start to finish. This was Tatli’s first fight since his […]

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JIM ALERS KNOCKS OUT LEONARD GARCIA IN MAIN EVENT OF BKFC 7 IN MISSISSIPPI

BKFC 7

JIM ALERS KNOCKS OUT LEONARD GARCIA IN MAIN EVENT OF BKFC 7 AT THE MISSISSIPPI COAST COLISEUM IN BILOXI   Chase Sherman Defeats Arnold Adams by Unanimous Decision to Become BKFC Heavyweight Champion   Click HERE for Photos Credit: Phil Lambert / BKFC Click HERE for Video Credit: Evan Zentar / BKFC BILOXI, MISS. (August 10, 2019) – Bare Knuckle Fighting […]

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MUNGUIA VS. ALLOTEY ANNOUNCED ON GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS NEWSLETTER

Munguia vs. Allotey Announced

JUST ANNOUNCED! MUNGUIA VS. ALLOTEY TICKET PRE-SALE BEGINS MONDAY, AUG. 12 AT 10:00 A.M. As a subscriber to the Golden Boy Promotions VIP Newsletter you will have access to an exclusive ticket pre-sale offer beginning Monday, August 12, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. PT through Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 9:45 a.m. PT. Tickets to the General Public Go on Sale Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 10:00 […]

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STATEMENT FROM REGIS PROGRAIS AND DIBELLA ENTERTAINMENT REGARDING PROGRAIS’ WITHDRAWAL FROM THE WORLD BOXING SUPER SERIES

Regis Prograis

STATEMENT FROM REGIS PROGRAIS AND DIBELLA ENTERTAINMENT REGARDING PROGRAIS’ WITHDRAWAL FROM THE WORLD BOXING SUPER SERIES Today in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, Regis Prograis and DiBella Entertainment, Inc. filed for a declaratory judgment that Comosa AG, the owner of the World Boxing Super Series, has breached its contractual […]

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Vergil Ortiz Jr. vs. Antonio Orozco DAZN Weigh-in Video

Vergil Ortiz Jr. vs. Antonio Orozco DAZN Weigh-in Video Both boxers came in at the contracted welterweight limit for Saturday’s DAZN-streamed main event at Verizon Theatre in Ortiz’s hometown of Grand Prairie. Texas. Ortiz Jr. (13-0, 13KOs) came in right at the 147-pound welterweight limit, his second straight bout above the 140-pound division to which […]

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Ex-World Flyweight Champion Prudencio Cardona Dies in Colombia at Age 67

Prudencio Cardona

    Ex-World Flyweight Champion Prudencio Cardona Dies in Colombia at Age 67 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Barranquilla, Colombia (August 9th, 2019)–   Former World Boxing Council World Flyweight champion Prudencio Cardona of Colombia has died in Barranquilla from the effects of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease, a belated after effect of […]

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ANDY RUIZ JR. VS. ANTHONY JOSHUA 2 IS SET FOR SAUDI ARABIA

ANDY RUIZ JR. VS. ANTHONY JOSHUA 2 IS SET FOR SAUDI ARABIA London, UK (August 9th, 2019)– Eddie Hearn will anounce a press conference along with Omar Khalil, Managing Partner of Skill Challenge Entertainment, official event partner in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to formally announce ‘Clash on the Dunes’ at The Savoy hotel in […]

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Sergey Kovalev vs Anthony Yarde – Preview, Odds and Where to find a Live Stream

Sergey Kovalev vs Anthony Yarde – Preview, Odds and Where to find a Live Stream Anthony Yarde will try to upset and dethrone Sergey Kovalev on August 24, in the match for the WBO light-heavyweight title of the world. This is by far the most interesting fight scheduled in this month, and no doubt draws […]

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REAL COMBAT MEDIA JIU JITSU: TEAM ROSTERS ANNOUNCED FOR INAUGURAL KINEKTIC SUBMISSION GRAPPLING EVENT

KINEKTIC SUBMISSION GRAPPLING EVENT

TEAM ROSTERS ANNOUNCED FOR INAUGURAL KINEKTIC SUBMISSION GRAPPLING EVENT AUGUST 16 IN ANAHEIM, CA   Streaming Live and Exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS® LAS VEGAS (August 6, 2019) – Team rosters have been announced for the inaugural Kinektic submission grappling event, streaming exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS®, the world’s leading digital subscription service for combat […]

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Is Another Title Shot in the future For Julio Chavez Jr. ?

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

Is Another Title Shot in the future For Julio Chavez Jr.? Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Julio Chavez Jr. emerged in his famous world champion father Julio Cesar Chavez Sr.’s footsteps, but has yet to emerge from his championship shadow. At age 33, 50-3-1 with 32 knockouts, Culican, Mexico. Julio […]

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DEVIN HANEY VS. ZAUR ABDULLAEV SEPTEMBER 13 AT THE HULU THEATER IN NYC

Devin Haney Promotions

  DEVIN HANEY VS. ZAUR ABDULLAEV SEPTEMBER 13 AT THE HULU THEATER IN NYC August 6, 2019 – Devin Haney can take a giant leap towards World title glory when he faces fellow unbeaten star Zaur Abdullaev in a final eliminator for the WBC World Lightweight title on Friday September 13 at the Hulu Theater in Madison […]

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CLARESSA SHIELDS vs. IVANA HABAZIN RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5  LIVE ON SHOWTIME®

CLARESSA SHIELDS vs. IVANA HABAZIN

CLARESSA SHIELDS vs. IVANA HABAZIN RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5  LIVE ON SHOWTIME®   Shields Fights To Become Three-Division World Champion  In Hometown Debut From Dort Federal  Event Center In Flint, Mich.   SHOWTIME BOXING: SPECIAL EDITION®  Live At 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT   Tickets on Sale TODAY at 2 p.m. ET! NEW YORK – […]

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Middleweight Curtis Stevens Loses in Wrong Division, Needs To Go Back To 160 Pounds

Curtis Stevens

Middleweight Curtis Stevens Loses in Wrong Division, Needs To Go Back To 160 Pounds Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent One of the most powerful and feared of middleweight contenders, middleweight Curtis’ The Cerebral Assassin’ Stevens, 34, made the strangest move of his 15-year career when he agreed to fight a […]

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Carl Frampton Injured by Falling Ornament, Bizarre Left Hand Fracture Delays Comeback

Carl Frampton

Frampton Injured by Falling Ornament, Bizarre Left Hand Fracture Delays Comeback By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent The pride of Belfast, Northern Ireland, former WBA, WBO and IBF World Featherweight champion Carl ‘The Jackal’ Frampton, has had his scheduled 10 round comeback bout against Emmanuel ‘Veneno’ Dominguez on Saturday, August 10, 2019, […]

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Amateur Champion Yokaste Valle Upsets Joanna Pastrana by Split Decision, Wins IBF Female Title

Amateur Champion Yokaste Valle Upsets Joanna Pastrana by Split Decision, Wins IBF Female Title By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: diariosur.es photo Marbella, Spain (August 5th, 2019)– Former Costa Rican and Central American female amateur champion Yokasta Valle Alvarez, 18-2 with eight knockouts, Costa Rica, Spain, scored the biggest win of […]

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Team USA Closes 2019 Pan American Games with Four Silver Medals

Team USA Closes 2019 Pan American Games with Four Silver Medals LIMA, Peru (August 3, 2019)– The American teams time in Lima, Peru at the 2019 Pan American Games came to a close last night after six intense days of boxing action at the Miguel Grau Coliseum. Bantamweight Duke Ragan (Cincinnati, Ohio) and light welterweight Keyshawn Davis (Norfolk, Va.) began […]

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WBC Super Featherweight Champion Eva Wahlstrom retains title, fights split draw with Ronica Jeffrey

WBC Super Featherweight Champion   Eva Wahlstrom retains title, fights split draw with Ronica Jeffrey   John Vera returns to ring with win   RJJ BOXING ON UFC FIGHT PASS® OFFICIAL RESULTS Eva Wahlstron (R) and Ronica Jeffrey fought to a split draw (all pictures by Manny “Mitts” Murillo / RJJ Boxing) LAS VEGAS (August […]

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European Middleweight Champ Jean-Claude Bouttier Dies at 74, Fought Monzon Twice

European Middleweight Champ Jean-Claude Bouttier Dies at 74, Fought Monzon Twice By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit:  Agence Presse-France Photo Former European Middleweight champion Jean-Claude Bouttier, who fought the legendary Carlos Monzon for the World Middleweight title twice, and who beat the likes of Emile Griffith, Jose Chirino, Juarez De […]

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2,172 Punches! Kownacki and Arreola Set Three All-Time CompuBox Records at Barclays – Video Highlights

2,172 Punches! Kownacki and Arreola Set Three All-Time CompuBox Records at Barclays By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Brooklyn, NY (August 4th, 2019)– Three new boxing punch count records have been set. Call it fate. The old Ike Ibeabuchi versus David Tua combined all-time professional punch count record of 1,730 is no […]

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TYSON FURY WILL FACE OTTO WALLIN SEPT 14TH

Tyson Fury

TYSON FURY WILL FACE OTTO WALLIN SEPT 14TH By ESPN Boxing Los Angeles, CA (August 3rd, 2019)– Lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and Otto Wallin have come to terms to meet on Sept. 14, Top Rank vice president Carl Moretti told ESPN on Friday. The fight, which will headline a Top Rank Boxing on ESPN+ […]

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 OSCAR DE LA HOYA PLANS LEGAL ACTION FOR THE IBF AFTER STRIPPING CANELO ALVAREZ

  STATEMENT FROM OSCAR DE LA HOYA REGARDING THE IBF’S DECISION TO STRIP MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION CANELO ALVAREZ   LOS ANGELES, CA. (Aug. 1, 2019): Oscar De La Hoya, Chairman and CEO of Golden Boy, has issued the following statement in response to the International Boxing Federation’s decision to strip middleweight world champion, Canelo Alvarez. “We are extremely disappointed at the […]

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Light Heavyweight Champ Dawid ‘Gypsy’ Kostecki Dies in a Warsaw Prison at 38

Light Heavyweight Champ Dawid ‘Gypsy’ Kostecki Dies in a Warsaw Prison at 38 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Warsaw, Poland (August 3rd, 2019)– Former IBC and WBF World Light Heavyweight champion Dawid ‘Gypsy’ Kostecki of Poland was found dead at age 38 after taking his own life in the Warsaw Prison […]

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