By Geno McGahee Lightweight Terence Crawford, 21-0, 16 KO’s, showed why he is one of the biggest stars in boxing with a one-sided beat-down of Alejandro Sanabria, 34-2-1, 25 KO’s, stopping the game opponent in the sixth round with a vicious left hook. From the opening round, Crawford used his superior skill and accuracy to [...]
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By Geno McGahee This Saturday, WBO featherweight champion, Mikey Garcia, 31-0, 26 KO’s, will take on former champion, Juan Manuel Lopez, 33-2, 30 KO’s, in an HBO Boxing After Dark event. This fight promises to be a war that could end at any time. There is really no need for judges in this fight. We [...]
Sergio Martinez Vs Martin Murray & Chris Arreola Vs Bermane Stiverne: OFFICIAL BOXING BREAKDOWN – Boxing News
By Geno McGahee HBO will be presenting a double header, pitted against Showtime’s triple header this Saturday night. In the main event, Sergio Martinez, 50-2-2, 28 KO’s, will try to continue his boxing dominance as he takes on the unknown challenger, Martin Murray, 25-0-1, 11 KO’s.
Manny Pacquiao CONQUERED – BOXING RESPECT: Timothy Bradley Fights For his Right Saturday Night – BOXING NEWS
By Geno McGahee On June 9th, 2012, Manny Pacquiao would step into the ring with the gutsy, yet lightly regarded, challenger, Timothy Bradley, 29-0, 12 KO’s. Over twelve rounds, the two fought relatively evenly, with Manny seeming to get the better of it overall. It wasn’t a great performance by either man, but it showed [...]
Bernard Hopkins Vs Tavoris Cloud: Official Boxing Breakdown & Prediction – HBO Saturday Night Main Event – Boxing News
By Geno McGahee This Saturday night, 48-year-old, Bernard Hopkins, 52-6-2, 32 KO’s, will try to take the IBF light heavyweight title from defending champion, Tavoris Cloud, 24-0, 19 KO’s, in a compelling match up. It’s amazing to think that Hopkins is still around after all of these years.
By Geno McGahee Saturday night, the WBA and IBO middleweight champion, Gennady Golovkin, 24-0, 21 KO’s, will try to retain his titles as he takes on the optimistic challenger, Gabriel Rosado, 21-5, 13 KO’s, which will be shown on HBO.
By Geno McGahee Erislandy Lara, 17-1-1, 11 KO’s, takes on Vanes Martirosyan, 32-0, 20 KO’s, in a WBC light middleweight title eliminator. Lara is a skilled, Cuban southpaw that has shown his tremendous abilities in the ring. His only defeat was not a loss at all. He outclassed Paul Williams for twelve rounds and was [...]
Gary Shaw Productions in association with Greg Cohen Promotions, DiBella Entertainment, Thompson Boxing Promotions, Universal Promotions, Prize Fight, Joe Deguardia’s Star Boxing, and Zanfer Promotions presented an amazing night of boxing at the Turning Stone Casino. In the 10-round main-event, Argentine slugger, Luis Carlos Abregu (34-1, 28 KOs) defeated former undefeated Puerto Rican contender, Thomas [...]
By Geno McGahee Tonight, Nonito Donaire, 29-1, 18 KO’s, returns to the ring to take on the tough challenge in Toshiaki Nishioka, 39-4-3, 24 KO’s, in Carson, California. With Manny Pacquiao’s career winding down, Donaire fills the void for the Filipino fans. He has a huge punch and has been getting a lot of exposure [...]
By Geno McGahee Michael Medina, 26-3-2, 19 KO’s, easily defeated James Winchester, 15-5, 5 KO’s, via 8 round unanimous decision by scores of 80-70 in a light middleweight bout. Stay tune for the results of the other fights.
FIGHT NOW TV TM — America’s only 24-hour combat sports and entertainment channel – today announced it will begin its Live wall-to-wall news coverage featuring two of boxing’s biggest cards taking place on the same night (Saturday, September 15th). Both bouts occur in Las Vegas, further cementing its status as “The fight capital of the [...]
Initiative Launches with Chavez Jr. vs. Martinez Pay-Per-View Event on Sept. 15 in Las Vegas Two of television’s most innovative brands, HBO and ESPN, have announced a multi-year, multi-tiered boxing programming and marketing agreement. The announcement was made today by ESPN’s Marie Donoghue, senior vice president of global business strategy & development, and Mark Taffet, [...]
HBO and ESPN have announced a multi-year, multi-tiered boxing programming and marketing agreement which includes coordinated support for major pay-per-view boxing events, including sharing programming content, cross-promotion elements, highlight packages and additional assets to be featured across multiple ESPN and HBO platforms. As part of the agreement, ESPN and ESPN Deportes’ news and information platforms, [...]
By Geno McGahee This Saturday, two of the best fighters in boxing collide in a high stakes showdown in Oakland, California. In one corner, the WBC/WBA Super Middleweight Champion and the winner of the Showtime Super Six Tournament, Andre Ward, 25-0, 13 KO’s. In the other corner, the WBC Light Heavyweight Champion, Chad Dawson, 31-1, [...]
Nick Cannon, award winning actor, comedian, multi-media mogul, TV and radio show host takes his announcing skills to the boxing ring as the official ring announcer for the highly anticipated Andre Ward vs. Chad Dawson World Championship showdown, set to take place September 8 at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California and televised live on [...]
Earlier this afternoon, DiBella Entertainment (DBE) held a teleconference to officially announce their much anticipated HBO Boxing After Dark Triple-Header, which will take place on September 29, at MGM Grand at Foxwoods. The card, billed as “Road to Glory”, is headlined by DBE’s undefeated top-rated super middleweight contender Edwin “La Bomba” Rodriguez (21-0, 14 KO’s) [...]
WBC world heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko held a press conference today in Moscow, Russia to officially announce that he’ll defend his title against Manuel Charr at the SC Olimpiyski Sports Arena on September 8. “Charr thinks I am dead and he can tear me up like a wild lion. But my name is Dr. Ironfist [...]
By Geno McGahee Nonito Donaire, 29-1, 18 KO’s, defeated Jeffrey Mathebula, 26-4-2, 14 KO’s, by a wide unanimous and very generous decision by scores of 117-110, 118-109 and 119-108. Donaire scored an early knockdown, but Mathebula took many of the later rounds, despite the judges. I don’t think that we will see the big uproar [...]
By Geno McGahee This Saturday night, Julio Cesar Chavez, JR., 45-0-1, 31 KO’s, takes on his toughest test in the young and confident, Andy Lee, 28-1, 20 KO’s. Chavez currently owns the WBC Middleweight title, but his career has been guided carefully, earning him recognition as the most spoon-fed fighter and many of the “padded [...]
By Geno McGahee This Saturday on PPV, Manny Pacquiao, 54-3-2, 38 KO’s, will defend his WBO Welterweight title against the ambitious former light welterweight champion, Timothy Bradley, 28-0, 12 KO’s, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pacquiao is not a stranger to mass media coverage. When there’s a fight in town, the sports pages and websites will [...]
By Geno McGahee Tomorrow it will all go down in Las Vegas. Floyd Mayweather, JR., 42-0, 26 KO’s, takes on Miguel Cotto, 37-2, 30 KO’s, in the main event of an HBO PPV, which will also feature Shane Mosley taking on the young and powerful, Saul Alvarez. Today, Mayweather weighed in at a light 151 [...]
By Geno McGahee This Saturday is right around the corner and Las Vegas will heat up with the biggest fight of the year as WBA Light Middleweight Champion, Miguel Cotto, 37-2, 30 KO’s, takes on the undefeated pound for pound best in the game, Floyd Mayweather, JR., 42-0, 26 KO’s. The two met in Vegas [...]
By Geno McGahee This Saturday, in Las Vegas, Nevada, two of the best fighters in the world collide in a high stakes PPV showdown. In one corner, the WBA Light Middleweight Champion, Miguel Cotto, 37-2, 30 KO’s, and across the ring stands the pound for pound best in the game, Floyd Mayweather, JR., 42-0, 26 [...]
By Geno McGahee HBO has started the hype machine, promoting the upcoming May 5th showdown between Floyd Mayweather, JR., 42-0, 26 KO’s, and Miguel Cotto, 37-2, 30 KO’s, the defending WBA Light Middleweight Champion. Max Kellerman hosted the face off recently and the entire scene was a curious one.
By Geno McGahee The PPV card for the May 5th showdown between Miguel Cotto, 37-2, 30 KO’s, and Floyd Mayweather, JR., 42-0, 26 KO’s, is complete. Televised along with the main event will be Saul Alvarez, 39-0-1, 29 KO’s, taking on Sugar Shane Mosley, 46-7-1, 39 KO’s. Jessie Vargas, 18-0, 9 KO’s, takes on Alfonso [...]