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Lundy returns May 31st at Mohegan Sun

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (May 15th, 2014) — If none of the world champions with the coveted hardware are willing to bring the fight to top-ranked challenger Hank Lundy,then the flashy Philadelphia slugger will continue to force the issue. No one in the 135- or 140-pound division has answered the call yet, but Lundy (24-3-1, 11 KOs)…

Jesus Gutierrez to Return

IB-May 15, 2014 – Undefeated Las Vegas-based lightweight Jesus “Chuy” Gutierrez (11-0, 3 KOs) is getting ready to electrify the ring once again on Saturday, May 31, when he takes on Mexico’s Pablo Beccera (7-6, 4 KOs). 25-year-old Gutierrez will face Beccera on the undercard of DiBella Entertainment’s and Sampson Boxing’s (in association with Right…

elby looks for impressive showing against Koasicha

San Diego, CA – May 15, 2014 -This Saturday afternoon, Featherweight contender Lee Selby will look to inch closer to rumored big fights when he takes on tough Mexican Romulo Koasicha in a bout that will broadcast live in the United States on AWE. The card begins at 2:30 PM Eastern / 11:30 AM Pacific.…

Robert Guerrero Returns To The Ring To Face Yoshihiro Kamegai

LOS ANGELES (May 14, 2014) – Former four-division World Champion Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero will make his anticipated return to the ring to face Japan’s Yoshihiro Kamegai in a 12-round welterweight bout on Saturday, June 21 at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT). In a co-feature of the…

Bailey-Robinson Title Fight Headlines Fast & Furious 2

London – Tuesday, 13th May 2014 – Johnny Eames and the TRAD TKO Events crew, in association with Junction 17 Cars, present their latest offering FAST & FURIOUS 2 – CAPITAL PUNISHMENT, which will take place at the Troxy in Limehouse, London on Saturday 14th June. Heading up the third event from Johnny and co…

Demetrius Andrade set to cage Brian ‘The Lion’ Rose

ATLANTA (May 7, 2014) – Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior middleweight champion Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade (20-0, 13 KOs) is preparing for his first title defense, June 14 on HBO against No. 1 mandatory challenger Brian “The Lion” Rose (25-1-1, 7 KOs), like it was just another fight. The 26-year-old Andrade, fighting out of…

Canelo Alvarez To Face Erislandy Lara

LAS VEGAS (May 6, 2014) – The two best junior middleweights in the world will meet to decide 154-pound supremacy Saturday, July 12 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez will square off against WBA Junior Middleweight World Champion Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara in a 12-round bout. The…

Amanda Serrano to battle Belinda Laracuente

Steve Bujaj to battle Junior Wright in WBC International and WBC USNBC Cruiserweight title headlines a stacked card BROOKLYN, NY (IB-May 7, 2014)—On Thursday, May 15 Dmitry Salita’s Star of David Promotions presents a huge night of boxing that will be headlined by a 10-round WBC International and WBC USNBC Cruiserweight battle between undefeated fight’s…

Murray bout upgraded, plus return of ‘Tommy Gun’ Oosthuizen

WORLD-RANKED MARTIN MURRAY TO CONTEST WBC SILVER BELT IB-May 7, 2014 – World-ranked Martin Murray’s June 21 middleweight bout against Max Bursak in Monte Carlo has been sanctioned by the WBC for the vacant Silver belt. This is in recognition of Murray’s standing among the world’s elite middleweights and follows former holder Patrick Nielsen opting…