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Yeleussinov becomes Kazakhstan’s fourth successive Olympic Welterweight Champion and Venezuela’s Finol secures podium finish on Rio 2016 Day Twelve

Daniyar Yeleussinov of Kazakhstan won the Rio 2016 Men’s Olympic Welterweight (69kg) gold on Wednesday afternoon after a high-tempo final against Uzbekistan’s Shakhram Giyasov in the Riocentro Pavilion 6 boxing arena. Yeleussinov becomes the fourth successive Olympic Welterweight gold medalist for his country. A determined Giyasov stalked his opponent to all four corners of the…

Rances Barthelmey Defeats Mickey Bey

HOLLYWOOD, FL. (June 4, 2016) – Undefeated lightweight world champion Rances “Kid Blast” Barthelemy (25-0, 13 KOs) defeated former world champion Mickey “The Spirit” Bey (22-2-1, 10 KOs) by split decision (117-110, 116-111, 110-117) in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike Friday night at the Hard Rock Live at the Seminole…

Orlando Del Valle Decisions Thomas Snow

Washington, DC (May 14, 2016) – 122 pound contender Luis “Orlandito” Del Valle (22-2, 16 KO’s) of Bayamon, Puerto Rico scored a clear-cut, eight-round unanimous decision over local southpaw Thomas “KO” Snow (18-3, 12 KO’s) on Friday, May 13 at the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. Fighting on Roc Nation Sports’ Throne Boxing on BET,…

Ronald Gavril, Sanjarbek Rakhmanov Added To Friday, May 13 Shobox

Four-Fight Telecast Highlighted By Clashes Between Undefeated Andrew Tabiti vs. Keith Tapia, Michael Hunter vs. Isiah Thomas LAS VEGAS (May 4, 2016) – Promising Mayweather Promotions star Ronald “The Thrill” Gavril (15-1, 11 KOs) will be opposed by Juan Camilo “La Boa” Novoa (25-6-1, 23 KOs) and his TMT stablemate Sanjarbek “War” Rakhmanov (4-0, 3…

Victor Ortiz vs Andre Berto – Berto wins by KO

Williams defeats Rodriguez by KO CARSON California (May 1, 2016) – It took Andre Berto five years to get a second crack at Victor Ortiz, the man who handed him his first professional defeat. Berto would need less than four rounds to exact his revenge. Berto (31-4, 24 KOs) overcame a slow start – including…

Austin Trout Against Jermall Charlo

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 20, 2016) – Austin Trout (30-2, 17 KOs), the former super welterweight world champion, is ready to collect his second world title on Saturday, May 21 when he meets IBF Junior Middleweight world champion Jermall Charlo in a 12-round match live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT) from The Chelsea, a…

Julian Williams Calls Out Jermall Charlo

BETHLEHEM, PA. (March 6, 2016) – Julian Williams secured the IBF’s No. 1 position at 154 pounds and called out Junior Middleweight World Champion Jermall Charlo after an impressive seventh-round TKO of Italian Marcello Matano Saturday on SHOWTIME from Sands Bethlehem Events Center in Bethlehem, Pa.  VIDEO OF WILLIAMS CALLING OUT CHARLO: http://s.sho.com/1UJo5bp The undefeated…

Great Fights Added To Bellator 153: Koreshkov vs. Henderson

Patricio ‘pitbull’ Freire Vs John ‘macapa’ Teixeira to co-main eventSANTA MONICA, CALIF. (March 1, 2016) – The co-main event for “Bellator 153: Koreshkov vs. Henderson” is set, with the news that Patricio “Pitbull” Freire (24-3) will compete against John “Macapa” Teixeira (19-1-2) in featherweight action on April 22 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.…

Glory 28 Paris & Glory Superfight Series Paris Cards Finalized

Saturday, March 12 from the Accorhotels Arena in ParisNew York, NY – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced the finalized cards for GLORY 28 Paris and GLORY SuperFight Series Paris, hosted by Accorhotels Arena on Saturday, March 12. Joining previously announced No.1 ranked muay thai sensation Sittichai (106-29-5, 29 KO) in the one-night,…