Olympic Glory

By Mauricio Sulaiman WBC President – Jose Sulaiman’s son August 22, 2016 – Boxing was a founding sport of the ancient Olympics in Greece, and has been an Olympic sport since the first edition of the modern Olympic Games in 1904. The Olympic Games are organized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), which is in…

WBC Ruling Regarding Alexander Povetkin

Issued by WBC Board of Governors, August 17, 2016 BACKGROUND The WBC heavyweight championship of the world was scheduled to be contested on May 21, 2016 in Russia.  The Bout was Champion Deontay Wilder’s mandatory defense of his title against Mandatory Challenger Alexander Povetkin.  The Bout was the result of a purse bid the WBC…

AIBA Statement

August 17, 2016 – Following recent judging decisions and after carrying out a thorough examination by the relevant Commission, AIBA has decided to take immediate and appropriate actions. Since the beginning of the Olympic Games, AIBA has conducted 239 bouts.  The AIBA R&J Commission has reviewed all decisions and determined that less than a handful…

Golpes Y Gritos

GOLPES Y GRITOS

For immediate release DENVER (August 16, 2016) – Boxing is beautiful, the more you watch, the more you understand the action in the ring. It’s not called the sweet science for nothing, the object of this sport is to deliver fistic blows on your opponent while eluding punches directed at you. Hitting your opponent is…

King of the Ring

Johnny-Rodriguez (L) -and-Manny-Lopez - Photo: InsideBoxing.com

DENVER (August 14, 2016) – Next Saturday, August 20, Jeff Cisneros of Sparta Combat League (SCL) brings big boxing back to Colorado. The event puts forth Colorado’s leading professionals in a spectacular way that has not been done by a local promoter in well over a decade. King of Read More…

M-1 Global Champions

M-1 CHALLENGE CHAMPIONS HEAVYWEIGHT Alexander “Drago” Volkov 26-6-0, 17 KO/TKO, 4 SUB (M-1: 10-3-0) Moscow, Central Federal District, Russia Strella Team LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT Rashid Yusupov…