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Ruben Villa Eyes First Title Saturday Night

PHILADELPHIA, Penn. /ORANGE, Calif. (April 11, 2018) – Top featherweight prospect Ruben Villa (10-0, 4 KOs)looks to add the first championship of his young career when he battles Colombian Marlon Olea (13-2, 12 KOs) for the vacant WBO Youth Title this Saturday night from the Salinas Storm House in Salinas, Calif. Villa, who turns 21…

Battle at the Boat 115 this Saturday

TACOMA, Wash. – The first time Chicago-based trainer Johnny Nocita saw Giovanni Mioletti Cabrera box in his gym he immediately showed the youngest the door. “He got beat up pretty bad,” a chuckling Nocita remembers. “He got knocked down. I said, ‘Get him out of my gym.’” Mioletti Cabrera did just that. “But he kept…

Mikey Garcia Had No Problem on Saturday Night

DENVER (July 31, 2017) This past Saturday night, July 29, WBC World lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (37-0, 30KO’s) ventured up to the super lightweight division and destroyed 4-Times World champion Adrien ‘The Problem’ Broner (33-3, 24KO’s) at the Barclays Center in New York, winning by way of 12 rounds unanimous decision. The 3 judges’ scorecards…

Nico Hernandez Joins elite group Saturday night in pro debut

MULVANE, Kansas (March 20, 2017) — 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez will join an elite group this Saturday night as he makes his professional debut in the “KO Night Boxing: History Begins” main event, airing (9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT) on CBS Sports Network live from Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas.…

Battle at the Boat 110 this Saturday at Emerald Queen

TACOMA, Wash. – Middleweights Dashon Johnson and Aaron Coley square off in a 10-round main event of Battle at the Boat 110 at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday. Tickets are available through the EQC box office and all Ticketmaster Outlets. Preliminary bouts start at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.…

Three Roc Nation promoted fighters in action this Saturday

Milwaukee, Wisc. (August 17, 2016)–LUIS “CUBA” ARIAS will take on battle tested Darryl Cunningham (33-8, 13 KO’s) for the USBA Middleweight title this Saturday night at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee. Also on the bill will be two more Roc Nation fighters that are managed by Victory Sports & Entertainment in undefeated prospects, super lightweight SONNY FREDRICKSON and featherweight TYLER MCCREARY.…

Wilder Defends His Title Next Saturday, Jan. 16

Sports Emmy® Award-Winning Writer Mark Kriegel meets in New York with undefeated WBC World Champion Deontay Wilder, as the American heavyweight champ looks to continue his path to heavyweight history by putting his imprint on the division one step at a time. “I’m just a different fighter than these guys in the heavyweight division. My…

Felix Verdejo Saturday Public Workout at Bronx Festival / Fanfest

BRONX, NY (May 26, 2015) — The boxing gem of Puerto Rico, undefeated No. 3 world-rated lightweight contender FELIX “El Diamante” VERDEJO, will be celebrating his upcoming HBO Boxing debut by pressing the flesh and throwing some leather for his fans in New York.  He will make a two-hour special appearance at The Bronx Cultural Arts Festival (152nd Street, between Jackson and…

Andres Gutierrez Seeks 30th Pro Win On Saturday Against Mario Macias

Plus: Victoria Argueta Vs. Alondra GarciaLOS ANGELES (August 7) – Unbeaten in 30 professional fights, super bantamweight standout Andres “Jaguar” Gutierrez will look to keep his “0” intact on Saturday, August 9, when he defends his WBC Silver Championship at home against Mexico City’s Mario “Huracan” Macias at the Auditorio Jose Maria Arteaga in Queretaro,…

Briggs Headlines, Morrison Featured Saturday

Oklahoma City, OK (June 24, 2014) – Former heavyweight champion Shannon “The Cannon” Briggs looks to get back in the title hunt when he faces former WBO Latino titlist Raphael Zumbano Love Saturday evening in the main event of HD Boxing’s “Cathedral Rumble” at Remington Park in Oklahoma City. A limited number of tickets for…