Tag: fight

Cusumano faces fight of his life against Latham

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Feb. 20th, 2018) — There’s nothing better in boxing right now than being a heavyweight contender in what is now a wide-open weight class, unless you’re a heavyweight who happens to hit like a runaway freight train. Meet Juiseppe Angelo Cusumano, the hard-hitting, heavy-handed Sicilian who’d like nothing more than to throw his…

Victor Ortiz and Devon Alexander Fight to Majority Draw

Unbeaten Caleb Plant Dominates Rogelio Medina on His Way to Unanimous Decision in Super Middleweight World Title Eliminator EL PASO, TX. (February 17, 2018) – Former world champions Victor Ortiz (32-6-3, 25 KOs) and Devon Alexander (27-4-1, 14 KOs) fought to majority draw in the exciting main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and…

Alberto Melian to Fight for First Professional Title in Second Fight

February 15, 2018 – On Saturday, March 17, the “Argentinean Lomachenko,” two-time Olympian Alberto “Impacto” Melian, will challenge for his first professional title in only his second professional fight. Fighting in his hometown of Villa Dolores, Cordoba, Argentina, Melian (1-0, 1 KO) will take on Argentine Super Bantamweight Champion Javier Aristule (32-8, 16 KOs) over…

Elena Savelyeva to Fight 10 Rounds in Fourth Pro Fight

In just her fourth professional fight, rising female flyweight prospect Elena Savelyeva will take the leap to 10-rounders. Formerly one of the most decorated female amateur boxers in the world and a 2012 Olympian, Savelyeva (3-0, 3 KOs), of Pushkino, Russia, will face former world title challenger Nevenka Mikulic of Croatia on Saturday, February 10…

Errol Spence Jr. vs. Lamont Peterson Fight Week Media Workout Quotes

BROOKLYN (January 17, 2018) – Welterweight world champion Errol Spence Jr. and former two-division champion Lamont Peterson hosted a media workout in Brooklyn on Wednesday ahead of their main event showdown this Saturday, January 20 live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING®, and presented by Premier Boxing Champions. The SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP…

Innovative MMA Promotion Primal Fight League Announces Hostile Takeover

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — January 15, 2018 — Primal Fight League, a mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion headquartered in Littleton, CO, has announced the next in its series of 2018 matches. Dubbed Hostile Takeover, this event will take place on Saturday April 28th at the legendary U.S. Olympic Training Facility in Colorado Springs, CO, and…

Murthel Groenhart vs. Harut Grigorian Trilogy Fight

DENVER (December 1, 2017) – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced the date and venue of its first event of 2018. Located on the University of Illinois at Chicago campus, UIC Pavillion will be the site of GLORY 50 Chicago and GLORY 50 SuperFight Series on Friday, Feb. 16. “We [as an organization]…

GLORY 46 China and GLORY 46 SuperFight Series Fight Cards Made Official

GUANGZHOU, CHINA (SEptember 22, 2017) – The fight cards for GLORY 46 China and GLORY 46 SuperFight Series have been finalized, setting the stage for the promotion’s historic event in mainland China on Saturday, Oct. 14. Multiple-time world and Chinese national Sanda champions have been selected to compete in front of the crowd filling Guangzhou…