By “The Commissioner” Alan J. Kindred “The Supernova” O’Neil “Give’em Hell” Bell, 27-4-1, 25 KO’s, was in 2006, the lineal undisputed Cruiserweight world champion, on top of the boxing world in his division. Sadly, this past Tuesday night Wednesday morning, November 25th at approximately 12:30 AM, in Atlanta, Georgia, he was shot in the chest […]
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O’Neil Bell Tribute (1974-2015): Senselessly Murdered – A True Champion Who Will NEVER Be Forgotten!
Boldly predicting at least a sixth-round finish against hometown favorite Lucian Bute, a confident James DeGale held his IBF Super Middleweight World Championship belt high over his head during the main event press conference in advance of Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXINGevent. “Gonna be six rounds, but it may be three,” DeGale repeated over and over […]
RSR Press Release The entire team at Ringside Report, wishes all of our readers and viewers around the US, and the world, a Happy Thanksgiving.
On Saturday in Torino, Italy, Salvatore Cherchi’s OPI 2000 will promote a major show at Le Cupole sports palace with former WBC Silver heavyweight champion Carlos Takam (WBC #7, IBF #10 and WBO #13), current European super middleweight champion Hadillah Mohoumadi (WBC and WBA #7, IBF #15 and WBO #11) and local fan-favorite Andrea Scarpa […]
Floyd “Make It Rain” Mayweather, JR. and Freddie “My Guys Never Lose Even When They Lose” Roach are feuding. This time, Mayweather, JR. slaps Freddie with the vocal WORK.
RSR Press Release There are artists that live in the hearts of their fans. When an artist nears the end of their long and illustrious career, they find the time to sit down and reflect, telling intimate stories, recalling the moments that defined their careers and giving insight to those that hope to one day […]
By Chris “Man of Few Words” Benedict Zora was thought to have maintained his clean-cut, health-conscious lifestyle the way he did (for the most part) his winning ways in the ring following his disappointment against Henry Cooper. Indeed, Folley knocked a gore-spattered Cooper out in the second round of their 1961 rematch in London. Folley […]
Floyd “Make It Rain” Mayweather, JR. never one to shy away from shocking comments recently talked about the Canelo Alvarez – Miguel Cotto. Is he already wnting to make a comeback to boxing? read the story HERE.
FOX Sports will expand its existing media rights agreement for Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) with multiple primetime Saturday evening bouts on the FOX broadcast network and FOX Deportes in 2016. PBC on FOX debuts Saturday, January 23 (8:00 PM ET) with an action-packed two-hour show headlined by one of the most exciting undefeated fighters in […]
Wladimir Klitschko – Tyson Fury Press Conference ERUPTS – “I’m Knocking Out Wlad and than COMING FOR VITALI NEXT!”
Tyson Fury needs to tell the boxing world, “I’m knocking out Wlad and coming for Vitali next!”–Jude Shankster, Coffeyville, KS, (President of the Tyson Fury Rules Fan Club – 1,098,245 members and growing daily) WBA/IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko and unbeaten challenger Tyson Fury faced off at the final press conference before their clash Saturday […]
By Chris “Man of Few Words” Benedict Zora Folley’s pubescent metamorphosis from easy pickings for neighborhood ruffians to teenage baseball star was swift and startling and helped him finally ease his 6-foot-1, 180-pound frame into firm acceptance of the transplantation from Texas to Arizona he experienced at the age of ten. He was well thought-of […]
Super welterweight world champion Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara (21-2-2, 12 KOs) and former world champion Jan Zaveck (35-3, 19 KOs) took part in a press conference Monday afternoon in Miami as they near their PBC on ESPN showdown taking place Wednesday night from Hialeah Park Racing & Casino. In the TV opener, undefeated bantamweight […]
Chicago boxing fans have a big night of boxing to kick off the holiday weekend this Wednesday at the Horseshoe Hammond, when Hitz Boxing presents a special Thanksgiving Eve edition of its long-running series, Fight Night at the Horseshoe. The card features the return of Mike “Hollywood” Jimenez (18-1, 12 KOs) against Thomas Awimbono (25-4-1, […]
By Luca “MamaLuke” Balossino Javier Castillejo was once asked, if he believed that he had received all the recognition based on his boxing record? His response was very straight forward: “Boxing in this country (Spain) is not well known, but as the saying goes, nobody is a prophet in his own land. When one goes […]
By Dave “Mythical” Siderski Our next mythical matchup features a battle of two exciting and popular Lightweights from the 1980’s as Boom Boom squares off against the Pazmanian Devil. Mancini was one of the most popular fighters of the early 1980’s, a swarming, high volume puncher who engaged in numerous wars over the course of […]
“I feel terrific after the fight,” said Guillermo Rigondeaux. “He threw heavy but his style has nothing on mine. My style outmatched his. It’s been 11 months since I’ve been in the ring and I definitely felt some cobwebs but I d like to see some other fighters be out 11 months and come back […]
“I have a lot of respect for Miguel. He is a great champion and a great fighter. We knew going into this fight that it would be a difficult journey, but I feel that I was the faster and stronger fighter tonight. I wasn’t hurt by his punches. I want to thank my trainers, they […]
Canelo Alvarez if you really want to fight “GGG”, you should say, “bring me the head of Gennady Golovkin right now!”–Royce Jackson, Pembroke Pines, FL In one of the most anticipated fights of the year, Miguel Cotto (40-5, 33 KOs) and Canelo Álvarez (46-1-1, 32 KOs) thrilled fans from start to finish with high-intensity action […]
Vincent Feigenbutz (21-1, 19 KOs) will defend his interim WBA World Super Middleweight title on January 9 in a rematch with Giovanni De Carolis (23-6, 11 KOs) at the Baden Arena in Offenburg, Germany. Feigenbutz won a closely contested points decision against De Carolis in their first fight on October 17 in Karlsruhe, but this […]
George Groves will begin his assault on a fourth World title shot at the top of a stacked Matchroom Boxing and Team Sauerland card at the Copper Box in London on Saturday, January 30, live on Sky Sports. The Hammersmith man lost out in a split decision to Badou Jack for the WBC Super Middleweight […]
Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba Gunning for Adonis “I Don’t Want to Fight Anyone with a Pulse” Stevenson – Breaking Boxing News
Photo Credit: David Spagnolo/Main Events This Saturday, Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (24-2-2, 10 KOs) will take on Eleider “Storm” Alvarez (18-0, 10 KOs) for the mandatory position in the WBC at Centre Videotron in Quebec City, Quebec; the winner will challenge Adonis “Superman” Stevenson for the WBC Light Heavyweight World Title in 2016. Chilemba, 28, […]
SHOWTIME BOXING ON SHO EXTREME® (7 p.m. ET/PT) Chris Algieri vs. Erick Bone – 10 Round Welterweight Bout Marcus Browne vs. Francisco Sierra – Eight Round Light Heavyweight Bout
On Saturday night, December 5th, Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna take on Ariel Vasquez in the main event of a card that will take place at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. The card is promoted by Rising Boxing Promotions in association with Vincent M Ponte’s Gulf Stream Promotions. The fight card will also be in conjunction […]
By Ian “The Boxing Historian” Murphy On November 21st, the world lost one of it’s top all time fighters. Robert Lloyd Foster of Albuquerque, NM, died at age 76 in the hospital surrounded by his family. A ring warrior of the first degree, Foster held the Light Heavyweight title in his strong and able hands […]