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Provodnikov – Algieri tickets on sale TOMORROW

BROOKLYN (April 23, 2014) – World Championship boxing returns to Barclays Center when “The Siberian Rocky” Ruslan Provodnikov makes the first defense of his World Boxing Orginization (WBO) junior welterweight title and his Brooklyn debut against undefeated world rated contender and New York product Chris Algieri. Provodnikov-Algieri will take place Saturday, June 14 and will…

Video Preview Saturday’s Showtime Championship Boxing Tripleheader

On Saturday night – Do. Not. Blink. KeithThurmanJr, Lucas Matthysse & OmarFigueroaJr promise fistic fireworks! This Saturday, SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING returns to Southern California with an action-packed tripleheader featuring Interim WBA Welterweight World Champion Keith Thurman vs. Julio Diaz in the main event.  In the co-features, Lucas Matthysse faces John Molina Jr., and Omar Figueroa…

USA Boxing’s Main Man Resigns

USA Boxing President, Dr. Charles Butler

USA Boxing President Dr. Charles Butler Leaving Organization. DENVER (IB-April 14, 2014) – In a Letter sent out to all USA Boxing’s membership, Dr. Butler broke the news he will be resigning as President of the organization. Dr. Butler’s work as President of USA Boxing the past couple of years have been a productive venture…

AIBA announces date of first official APB Event

Lausanne, Switzerland, April 7, 2014 – The International Boxing Association (AIBA) is delighted to announce that it has now set the date of the historic very first AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) Event to the Friday October 24, 2014. Following various discussions with AIBA Executive Committee Members, APB Executive Board Members and AIBA National Member Federations,…

Tourney Wrap, Benavidez Brothers, Battle Royale

Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don SmithIB-April 6, 2014 – Arizona Golden Glove boxers Adrian Servin (Knockout Boxing in Phoenix) and Alfonso Olvera (Neutral Corner Gym in Tucson) advanced to the National Golden Glove Tournament after winning Regional Titles in Vegas.  Servin, a highly touted 108 lb. prospect, bested Nevada’s Blake Fazio to win…

Massachusetts Finest Challenges Denver’s Finest

DENVER ( April 4, 2004) – As the nation’s top caliber amateur boxers prepare to compete in the Cinco de Mayo Champions event being held Saturday, May 3 and Sunday May 4 so will Denver’s Finest. Leroy Miller, retired detective and Head coach of the Denver Police Brotherhood Youth Boxing Program has been very instrumental…