Tag: champion

Aussie Champion Carr makes U.S. debut

TACOMA, Wash. – One year and half a world away, Jake Carr is stepping back into the ring. The undefeated super middleweight will make his United States debut at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. on Sept. 10 in the main event at Battle at the Boat 107. Carr, who captured the Australian super…

Daniel Jacobs Takes On Former World Champion Sergio Mora In Rematch

SANTANDER, PA. (August 4, 2016) – Middleweight world champion Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (31-1, 28 KOs) will defend his title in a rematch against former world champion Sergio “The Latin Snake” Mora (28-4-2, 9 KOs) that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on Spike, Friday, September 9 from Santander Arena, in Reading, Pa. Televised coverage begins…

Sergiy Derevyanchenko Dominates Former Champion Sam Soliman

MASHANTUCKET, CT (July 21, 2016) – Unbeaten rising middleweight Sergiy “The Technician” Derevyanchenko (9-0, 7 KOs) knocked down Sam “King” Soliman (44-14, 18 KOs) three times before stopping the former world champion in the second round of the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN and ESPN Deportes Thursday night from Foxwoods Resort Casino…

Shumenov stops Wright in 10

LAS VEGAS (May 21, 2016) – World Boxing Association (WBA) “regular” cruiserweight world champion Beibut Shumenov (17-2, 10 KOs) stopped No. 11-rated Junior “Hurricane” Wright (15-2-1, 12 KOs) in the 10th round tonight at The Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. Shumenov, a former WBA light heavyweight world champion, is first two-division world champion…

Beibut Shumenov to defend title vs. Junior Wright this Saturday

LAS VEGAS (May 18, 2016) – World Boxing Association (WBA) Interim Cruiserweight World champion Beibut Shumenov (16-2, 10 KOs) makes his first title defense this Saturday night (May 21) against WBA No. 11-rated Junior “Hurricane” Wright (15-1-1, 12 KOs) at The Chelsea inside of The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. “I’m happy to get the opportunity…

Doubleheader of Super Middleweight Title Fights

WBC Champion Badou Jack vs. Former World Champ Lucian Bute IBF Champion James DeGale vs. Top Contender Rogelio Medina Winners Set To Meet In Unification Bout Later This Year On SHOWTIME Tickets on Sale Now NEW YORK (March 28, 2016) – A three-fight series to crown a unified divisional champion will begin on Saturday, April…

Adam Lopez to take on former world champion Erik Aiken

San Antonio, Texas (December 2, 2015) – Undefeated Super Bantamweight Adam Lopez (13-0, 6 KO’s) returns to the ring on Saturday, December 12th at the AT&T Center in his native San Antonio when he takes on former world champion Erik Aiken in a bout scheduled for 6-rounds. Lopez, who is ranked number-eight by the WBA…