Rising Dallas, Texas boxing star and NABO Junior Welterweight Champion Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker (21-0-2, 16 KOs) will defend his NABA junior welterweight title against Darleys Perez (33-2-1, 21 KOs)in a ten-round bouton the televised undercard of Kovalev-Ward “Pound For Pound” on Saturday, Nov. 19 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event will […]
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Maurice Hooker Vs Darleys Perez Slated for Undercard of Sergey Kovalev – Andre Ward – Breaking Boxing News
Dennis Ceylan (17-0-1, 8 KOs) and Ryan Walsh (21-1-1, 10 KOs) both made weight today ahead of their vacant European Featherweight title fight tomorrow night at the Arena Nord in Frederikshavn, Denmark. European Featherweight Championship: Dennis Ceylan: 56.9 kg Ryan Walsh: 57.1 kg All the undercard fighters also took the scales, which included a fiery […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini Tony Chiaverini, 39-9-2, 26 KO’s is one of the most popular boxers to ever come out of Kansas City, Missouri. The 5-foot-8 southpaw Chiaverini, who was rated eighth in the world at middleweight in 1978, battled legendary fighters, Sugar Ray Leonard and Wilfredo Benitez, during his career. He was a […]
Light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (17-1 12 KOs) is not a happy camper. When he signed up to go into the lion’s den and face Andre Ward on his home turf this past March, not in his wildest dreams did he expect to still be on the shelf seven months later. It isn’t like the […]
Undefeated 2012 Olympic Bronze Medalist Taras “Real Deal” Shelestyuk (14-0, 9 KOs) will face upset-minded Jaime Herrera in the 10-round welterweight main event of a ShoBox: The New Generation tripleheader on Friday, Nov. 4, live on SHOWTIME at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast) from Omega Products International Event Center in Corona, Calif. […]
By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña Yesterday I woke up and checked my social media pages like I usually do and I came across one headline story that really caught my attention. A story about former Four division world champion Adrien Broner. His close friends are worried he may kill himself and have contacted police to check […]
By James “The Truth” Doell Photo credit: Gene Blevins/Hogan Photos Cuban Heavyweight Luis “King Kong” Ortiz, 25-0, 22 KO’s, will be returning to the ring on November 12th to face Malik Scott, 38-2, 13 KO’s, for the vacant WBA inter-continental title. This bout is set to headline a stacked card put together by Eddie Hearn […]
Photo Credit Team Sauerland Dennis Ceylan (17-0-1, 8 KOs) and Ryan Walsh (21-1-1, 10 KOs) both appeared in a confident mood at the final press conference ahead of their European Featherweight title fight on Saturday at the Arena Nord in Frederikshavn. Ceylan is aiming to become Denmark’s first European Champion for over ten years, while […]
Floyd “Make It Rain” Mayweather, JR. whether you love him or hate him, speaks his mind. Here is a MUST WATCH Interview he recently did. Is a Political Run next?
Ringside Report CEO/Publisher “Bad” Brad Berkwitt Gets Some Nice Publicity in the Bartlesville Examiner – Enterprise – Breaking News
Press Release RSR CEO/Publisher”Bad” Brad Berkwitt got some nice ink from Feature Writer Mike Tupa, of the Bartlesville Examiner – Enterprise, for his Ring Announcer gig coming up this Saturday, in Dewey Oklahoma at the Washington County Fairgrounds.
By Donald “Braveheart” Stewart “I read Aaron’s book many years ago and I still believe it’s the best boxing book I’ve ever read. A troubled soul was Pryor in his early days but still a truly formidable fighter and one of the fittest most driven fighters to ever grace our sport.” — WBC Cruiserweight Champion, […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini Over the weekend in Glasgow, Scotland, WBA Super Lightweight champion Ricky Burns, 41-5-1, 14 KO’s survived some anxious moments to out-point Kiryl Relikh,21-1, 19 KO’s and win a unanimous decision. The Scottish fighter was able to prevail on all three judges’ scorecards by tallies of 118-110 and116-112 (twice). The victory […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini Eddie Taylor, 31-19-1, 18 KO’s, aka Young Joe Louis, was a former two-time world title-challenger in the cruiserweight division. Taylor, who was feasted on mediocre competition early on in his career, was able to become a title contender despite his limitations. The crude boxer with knock out power, who was […]
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci With deep regret I’m writing about the passing of the great Aaron Pryor this past Sunday morning, October 10th as confirmed by his widow Frankie Pryor. “The Hawk” passed on in a hospice where he was fighting heart disease since this past July. The champion had fists of fury that […]
A lightweight showdown pitting Adam Piccolotti (8-0) against Brandon Girtz (14-4) and a light heavyweight matchup pitting Linton “The Swarm” Vassell (16-5) versus Francis Carmont (14-4) have been added to the main card of “Bellator 165: Chandler vs. Henderson” at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif. on Nov. 19. The bouts join a pair […]
As WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (30-0-1, 26 KOs) and former Two-Time World Champion Andre “S.O.G.” Ward (30-0, 15 KOs) prepare for their epic “Pound For Pound” showdown scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 19 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, fans, media, experts and odds-makers around the world are split […]
Floyd “Make It Rain” Mayweather, JR. has once again, made headlines this time in Forbes Magazine about Gennady “GGG” Golovkin. Read HERE.
By Buddy “BRJ” Ruffin, JR. Look my wrestling flock, if “BRJ” says it, it’s so… John “He Can’t Act” Cena has heard the grumblings for him to leave the WWE. Well, look, a man can do anything he wants, but he needs to stay! Why? Because he can’t act DUH! Stick with the WWE “JC” […]
By Kevin “The Voice” Kincade By June of 1979, the WBA began making their move fill the coming void which would be left when Ali retired. While Ali was making commercials, fighting Superman in DC Comics, and taping his own Saturday morning cartoon show the business of boxing rolled on, and the Alphabet Battles heated […]
By James “The Truth” Doell A fight for the interim WBC heavyweight title between the #1 ranked heavyweight Alexander Povetkin, 30-1, 22 KO’s, and #2 ranked heavyweight Bermane Stiverne, 25-2-1, 21 KO’s, will be taking place in Russia. A purse bid was ordered by the WBC to take place Friday October 7th, in New York, […]
By James “The Truth” Doell Former unified light welterweight champion and current WBC world welterweight titlist Danny “Swift” Garcia, 32-0, 18 KO’s, is slated to make the first defense of his title November 12th in his home town of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Garcia made his debut at 147 pounds on August 1st 2015, against former two […]
International Boxing Hall of Fame Flies Flags At Half Staff for BELOVED Former Junior Welterweight Champion Aaron “The Hawk” Pryor
The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced its flags will fly at half-staff in memory of junior welterweight champion Aaron “The Hawk” Pryor, who passed away today in Cincinnati, OH after a long battle with heart disease. He was 60. “Without question Aaron Pryor was one of the most thrilling fighters to ever lace up […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini Don’t look now, but some of the best fighters in the world today reside in Japan. Besides WBO Bantamweight champion Naoya “The Monster” Inoue, who is looking for a unification fight with pound-for-pound king Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, Japan has a few world champions that are being overlooked by the majority […]
TMZ Story/Video Oscar De La Hoya has had a well documented fight with Drugs and Alchohol and now he is coming to the side of Tyson Fury who is also struggling with a drug problem. Watch HERE.
By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña (At Ringside) Photos by Cynthia “Cindy Lou” Saldaña (At Ringside) Friday Night in downtown Los Angeles boxing fans were treated to an absolute war as Super lightweight contender Art Hovanissyan, 17-3-3, 9 KO’s took on former two time world title challenger Diego “Mr. Superb” Magdaleno, 29-2-0, 12 KO’s. In the main […]