Tag: boxing

Kovalev-Yarde Headlines Special Afternoon of Boxing on ESPN+

(Aug. 14, 2019) — WBO light heavyweight champion and future Hall of Famer Sergey Kovalev will face off against his hard-hitting mandatory challenger, Anthony Yarde, in a highly anticipated showdown Saturday, Aug. 24 from Traktor Arena in Kovalev’s hometown of Chelyabinsk, Russia. Kovalev-Yarde will stream live and exclusively in the United States on ESPN+, the…

Chilean standout Andres Campos inks with Tony Tolj and Dragon Fire Boxing

(August 11, 2019) – Tony Tolj and Dragon Fire boxing have announced they have signed 22-year-old Chilean amateur standout Andres Campos. Campos currently holds a 5-0 record in the professional ranks, having been part of Chile’s national setup as an amateur between the years of 2013 – 2018. The flyweight won 5 national amateur titles…

Star Boxing Returns To Resorts World Catskills For Catskills Clash II

New York (August 6, 2019) – “CATSKILLS CLASH II” will include five bouts on the card, including “Action” Anthony Laureano and Richie “Popeye the Sailor Man” Rivera, who won new titles during their thrilling fights at Resorts World Catskills in June. Undefeated 2018 Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame Fighter of the Year, “ACTION” ANTHONY LAUREANO…

Sampson Boxing Wins Araneta vs. Gauto IBF Light Flyweight Purse Bid

(July 9, 2019) -Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz of Sampson Boxing won the purse bid today to stage the IBF junior flyweight elimination fight between undefeated IBF #3-ranked Christian “The Bomb” Araneta (17-0, 15 KOs) of Cebu City, Philippines, and also undefeated #4-ranked Augustin “El Avion” Gauto (12-0, 8 KOs) of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Held in New…

IOC strips Olympic Status From Boxing Body AIBA

Umar Kremlev: «After the IOC decision, we must unite» (June 26, 2019) – The Secretary General of the Russian Boxing Federation, EUBC First Vice President, AIBA Executive Committee member Umar Kremlev make a statement after the decision of the IOC Session to deny recognition to the International Boxing Association (AIBA). -I think that today, after…

Marc Risman Elected To Nevada Boxing Hall Of Fame

April 30, 2019 – Attorney and Counselor at Law Marc Risman has been elected to the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame. Risman is the first attorney to be selected for legal representation of boxers, managers, trainers, boxing writers and promoters. Entering the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame is considered one of the most prestigious honors…

Welterweight Contest Added to Stacked Windham Boxing Card

Windham, NH – [March 25, 2019] – Boston Boxing Promotions has announced another fight to take place on Friday May 31, 2019 at the Castleton Banquet and Conference Center in Windham, New Hampshire as Leomonster, Massachusetts’ Ryan Dibartolomeo returns to take on the pro-debuting Llamar Kelly of Saco, Maine in a four-round welterweight fight. Dibartolomeo,…

Saint Patrick’s Day Boxing Live On IBtv.us

DENVER (March 14, 2019) – Ibtv.us will live stream and broadcast InsideBoxing Promotions’ Saint Patrick’s Day Boxing event, Sunday, March 17th from Westminster, Colorado on ViewVision®. IBtv.us ‘virtual ticket’ brings the action to you, when you can’t make the trip in person. Scheduled for ViewVision® broadcast an 8 round ABF USA Super Featherweight Championship contest…