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Statement of AIBA’s President

August 12, 2017 – Members of the so-called IMC has sent a letter on 12 August 2017, which contains extremely serious accusations against AIBA’s Executive Director, Mr. Louis-Marie. Those accusations are entirely false and strongly disputed by AIBA. This letter follows obviously the filing by AIBA of a criminal complaint against the members of the…

Gavronski Looks to Crack World Rankings

TACOMA, Wash. (August 10, 2017) – Mike Gavronski will look to cap an impressive 12-month stretch with yet another victory when he faces Tony Hirsch in the main event of Battle at the Boat 112 on Sept. 9, 2017 at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. Gavronski, ranked fifth by the World Boxing Association-North…

Nico Hernandez Back in Action

PARK CITY, Kansas (August 10, 2017) – KO Night Boxing LLC and Hartman Arena hosted a private media luncheon today to announce the return of 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez for his third professional fight on Saturday, September 23, headlining “KO Night Boxing: Step Up!” at Hartman Arena in Park City, Kansas. “KO Night…

Derek Silveira stops Michael Clark

Aleksandra Lopes defeats Lisa Garland on points; Chris Traietti captures N.E. cruiserweight title QUINCY, Mass. (August 6, 2017) – Former New England welterweight champion Derek “The Surgeon” Silveira defeated former world title challenger Michael “Cold Blood” Clark last night (Sat., Aug. 5) in the “Fight Night at the Bay” main event, presented by Granite Chin…

Webster destroys Harris in 2

Ajamu, Zhilei, Hilton, Gamhour and Taylor victorious Atlantic City (August 5, 2017)–Derrick Webster continued his quest towards a world title shot by taking out Lamar Harris in a scheduled eight-round super middleweight bout that headlined a six-bout card at The Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. The show was promoted by Mis Downing Promotions in association…

Wild Night Of Upsets Highlights Thrilling ‘Rockin’ Fights 27′

New York, (July 30, 2017) – The term “Theatre of the Unexpected” is often used in Boxing, and on Friday night July 28th at the Paramount in Huntington, Long Island, NY, Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing certainly provided the capacity crowd with something they won’t soon forget. The main event saw local hero Anthony “Showtime” Karperis…

Tramaine Williams KO’s William Gonzalez

LONG BEACH, Calif. (July 30, 2017) – Undefeated featherweight prospect Tramaine “The Mighty Midget” Williams made a major statement last night (Saturday, July 29), dropping former world title challenger William “Chirizo” Gonzalez three times in the opening round of a sensational performance in the “KO Night Boxing” Rumble on the Water 2″ main event, which…

Samuel Vargas vs. Ali Funeka Headlines

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada (July 5, 2017) – North American Boxing Association welterweight champion Samuel Vargas has been on boxing’s biggest stage and he’s determined to prove that he still belongs there. The 28-year-old Vargas (27-3-1, 14 KOs) steps up in one of the most significant fights of his career, August 19, as he defends his…