Tag: heavyweight

Undefeated Heavyweight Darmani Rock Headlines Against Maurenzo Smith

Super Middleweight Derrick Webster in action. Hard Hitting Promotions fighters Jeremy Cuevas, Gadwin Rosa, Christian Tapia and Benny Sinakin to appear PHILADELPHIA (October 9, 2019)–Hostilities between Philadelphia has been prominent for years on the gridiron and more recently in the Hockey rink, and on Saturday night, October 19th add boxing to the rivalry as Undefeated…

Sampson Boxing Signs Undefeated Argentinean Light Heavyweight Marcos Escudero

(September 26, 2019) – Sampson Boxing proudly announces the signing of Argentinean light heavyweight prospect Marcos Escudero to a promotional contract. 26-year-old Escudero (10-0, 9 KOs) is a deadly accurate power puncher from Cordoba, Argentina. As an amateur, he competed nationally and internationally. In 2014, Escudero would become the national champion in Argentina and in…

Star Boxing & Top Rank Team To Promote Heavyweight Contender, Carlos Takam

New York (September 25, 2019) – Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing and former world title challenger, CARLOS TAKAM have joined forces with Top Rank. Takam, 38, will make his Star Boxing/Top Rank debut on an ESPN platform in early 2020. “Carlos Takam is an exciting, world-class heavyweight who always makes for outstanding fights,” said Top Rank…

Heavyweight Otto Wallin, Returns Home to Hero’s Welcome

(September 19, 2019) – Newly emerged top heavyweight contender Otto Wallin enjoyed a national hero’s homecoming yesterday in his native Sweden. Basking in the glory earned by his epic stand against lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas last Saturday, September 14, Wallin was greeted at Stockholm airport by countrymen…

Bellator Returns to SAP Center at San Jose With Heavyweight World Title Fight

Ryan Bader Defends His Heavyweight Championship Against Cheick Kongo LOS ANGELES (July 12, 2019) – Two-division champion Ryan Bader (27-5) will make the first defense of his Bellator heavyweight world title against French-born slugger Cheick Kongo (30-10-2) when Bellator returns to SAP Center at San Jose on Saturday, September 7. In addition, Bellator will officially…

Ellator Re-Signs Heavyweight Legend Fedor Emelianenko

LOS ANGELES (June 14, 2019) — Bellator is proud to announce that Russian MMA great Fedor Emelianenko (38-6, 1 NC) has signed an exclusive multi-fight contract extension to finish his career inside the Bellator cage. Emelianenko’s farewell tour continues in Bellator’s stacked heavyweight division on the heels of a finals run during the promotion’s eight-man…

GLORY 62 ROTTERDAM Eight-Man Heavyweight Tournament Draw Results

Click here to watch video AMSTERDAM (December 1, 2018) – On Saturday, Dec. 8, the world’s premier stand-up combat league will host a historic one-night tournament featuring eight of the heavyweight division’s best battling for divisional supremacy and $150,000 in total prize money. The tournament’s first four seeds have already been established, with three-time heavyweight contender…