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Featherweight champion Ivan Buchinger vs Ex-lightweight champion Mansour Barnaoui

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (September 10, 2015) – M-1 Global has announced a Super Fight between M-1 Challenge featherweight champion Ivan “Buki” Buchinger and M-1 Challenge lightweight titlist Mansour “Tarzan” Barnaoui will headline M-1 Challenge 62, October 10,at The Ice Cube Curling Centerin Sochi, Russia. M-1 Challenge 62 will be streamed live from Sochi, Russia in…

Miguel Cotto And Former Two-Time World Champion Canelo Alvarez Set

NEW YORK (August 13, 2015) – Roc Nation Sports, Golden Boy Promotions, Miguel Cotto Promotions and Canelo Promotions are pleased to announce the highly anticipated clash of two titans in a classic Puerto Rico vs. Mexico battle. On Saturday, Nov. 21, Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33 KOs), the reigning WBC, Ring Magazine and Lineal Middleweight World…

Former Champion Joshua Clottey Dominates In Texas

Houston, TX (May 12, 2015) – Former IBF Welterweight champion Joshua Clottey scored a dominating victory over the very game and tough Jorge Silva on the undercard of the Canelo Alvarez- James Kirkland fight tonight in Houston, TX. Clottey, 39-4 22KO’s, Accra, Ghana, started a little slowly but started warming up in round 3. Joshua…

Mega-numbers set to tune in to see China’s first pro world champion

Monaco/Johannesburg, October 9 – When former world minimumweight champion Xiong Zhao Zhong challenges WBA and IBO champion Hekkie Budler in Monte Carlo on October 25, expectations are that 300 million Chinese will tune in to watch his title effort. This is according to his manager Liu Gang, who says that Zhong’s status as China’s first…