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Father’s Day Edition of Elite Amateur Action takes shape

DENVER (IB-June 11, 2014) – This Saturday at the Denver Boxing Academy Events Center, live boxing at its best. Come watch as top caliber amateurs compete for your support and attention. The Elite Amateur Action series of events brings to the forefront the best in elite caliber amateur boxing. You as the boxing fan will…

Wade, Spence Jr And Browne Return

LAS VEGAS (June 6, 2014) – Three of boxing’s hottest prospects will be featured at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. on Friday, June 27, as ShoBox: The New Generation on SHOWTIME® presents an exciting tripleheader that will help prove whether these young stars are ready for prime time. In the main event,…

Hekkie Budler ready to storm Monte Carlo

June 6, 2014 – He collects exotic pets, dyes his hair outlandish colours and brings a ferocity to the ring starkly at odds with his boy-next-door persona. Hekkie Budler might fight in boxing’s lightest weight division – he is the WBA and IBO strawweight division – but he ranks among South Africa’s biggest boxing heroes…

Statement Of Oscar De La Hoya

Los Angeles, (June 4) – Golden Boy Promotions is moving ahead on all fronts. We look forward to continuing and expanding our key position in the boxing world and to providing the public with the very best the sport has to offer.

Elite Amateur Action

Father’s Day EditionDENVER (June 4, 2014) – Elite Amateur Action Series of Events continues this Father’s Day weekend. On Saturday, June 14 elite amateur boxers, step into the boxing ring with intentions of showing you, the fans, what they are made of. Bring your dad and spend the afternoon bonding, share quality time and enjoy…

Stevenson Retains WBC Title In Thriller Against Fonfara

MONTREAL (May 25, 2014) – Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (24-1, 20 KOs) successfully defended his WBC light heavyweight title for the third time Saturday night in a thrilling 12-round battle with world-ranked challenger Andrzej Fonfara (25-3, 15 KOs) on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Stevenson won via unanimous decision, with the three…

Arizona Boxing News and Notes with Don Smith

Beltran Fight Plans Delayed, Ramos out 4-6 MonthsIB-May 20, 2014 – WBO # 1 ranked lightweight contender Ray Beltran nixed the Juan Diaz June 28 proposed bout due to a need formore preparation time. He was hoping to fight in July, but now the affable boxing veteran believes his return to action might be as…

Joel Diaz Jr & Frank Galarza Remain Undefeated

MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (May 16, 2014) – Undefeated super featherweight prospect Joel Diaz Jr. extended his unblemished record with a unanimous decision victory in a tough fight with Tyler Asselstine in the main event of ShoBox: The New Generation on SHOWTIME® from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn. Diaz (16-0, 12 KOs) controlled the tempo of…

BJ Flores back in Cruiserweight title hunt

LAS VEGAS (May 15, 2014)–This past Saturday night at the Galen Center in Los Angeles, Cruiserweight contender BJ Flores scored a spectacular 1st round KO in a bout that was scheduled for six rounds. Collins hit the ground after a picture perfect right hand of Flores connected in the very first round. Flores of Las…

BKB lands State Sanction

IB-May 15, 2014 – May 6th, 2014 has became one of the most important days to date for reemergence of Bare Knuckle Boxing aka BKB.  Sources indicate a behind the scenes meeting with a yet to named state has secured sanctioning that promoter David Feldman & lineal Heavyweight Champion Bobby Gunn have long desired for.…