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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,…

Ali, Browne And Ochoa In Action Before Hopkins Vs Shumenov Tripleheader

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 7) – Some of New York City’s most promising prospects are heading down the highway from the Big Apple to the nation’s capital to be showcased at the DC Armory on Saturday, April 19 in undercard bouts leading up to the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® tripleheader. The event is headlined by Bernard Hopkins’…

Scott Files Protest Over Loss to Washington

IB-April 7, 2014 – Hall of Fame Trainer Jessie Reid and promoter Kerry Daigle of Keeppunching Entertainment say the California Boxing Commission has a clear duty to correct the mistake made by referee Lou Moret in the Skipp “Strictly Business” Scott vs. Gerald “El Gallo Negro” Washington fight, held on Thursday, April 3, at the…

Reigning champ Font, heavyweight Diekmann headline card at CES MMA XXIII

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (April 7th, 2014) — Trying to top the streak of knockouts that made March such a memorable month, CES MMA returns April 25th with an even bigger, bolder fight card. “CES MMA XXIII” will feature the return of reigning featherweight champion Rob Font, hard-hitting heavyweight Josh Diekmann, and the CES debut of four-time Ultimate…

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…

Champions Collide at the Emerald Queen Casino for CageSport 30

Tacoma, WA (April 1, 2014) – Northwest fight fans have a super fight on the way and CageSport MMA will be the place to be on May 3rd, when featherweight champion, Drew “The Eternal Fire” Brokenshire (9-1) challenges lightweight champion, Justin “Ruckus” Harrington (6-1) for the lightweight title in the main event of a stacked…

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…