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Perez Shines at Battle at the Boat 114

TACOMA, Wash. – Manuel Perez overcame a second-round knockdown to defeat John Jackson by unanimous decision in the main event of Battle at the Boat 114 Friday at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. Perez appeared as the overwhelming 99-92, 97-92, 96-93 winner on the scorecards in the 10-round welterweight bout to improve his…

Nico Hernandez Shines in professional debut

MULVANE, Kansas (March 25, 2017) — A future star was born last night as 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez turned in a stellar performance in his professional debut, stopping Pat “Slacks” Gutierrez in the fourth round of the “KO Night Boxing: History Begins” main event, which aired live on CBS Sports Network from Kansas…

DeLomba upsets Cowart, Fernandez Shines – Plus full results

MASHANTUCKET, CT (September 2, 2016) – New England boxers dominated last night’s Broadway Boxing, presented by DiBella Entertainment and sponsored by Nissan of Queens, Optyx, Azad Watches and Christos Steak House, held in the Fox Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut. Rhode Island lightweight “Nice” Nick DeLomba (11-1, 2 KOs) outboxed and outpunched…

Diego De La Hoya Shines In His Grand Return To Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (Nov. 20, 2015) An action-packed card kicked off a weekend of back-to-back fight nights in Las Vegas, preceding the highly-anticipated Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alvarez card at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on Saturday, November 21 on HBO PPV. Attracting a crowd of 1,339, the night featured undefeated boxing legacy and fan-favorite…

Yuniesky Gonzalez Shines In Vegas But Judges Not Impressed

July 26, 2015 – Joe DeGuardia’s Cuban Light Heavyweight Yuniesky Gonzalez (16-1 12KO) came to Las Vegas Saturday night looking to make a statement against former 2X world champion Jean Pascal (30-3-1 17KO) and Gonzalez made as bold a statement as the lightheavyweight division has seen in a while. Gonzalez won over the fans, media…

Luis Palomino Shines at WSOF 12 With Ferocious KO Over Lewis Gonzalez

LAS VEGAS – (Aug. 9) – Peru’s top mixed-martial-artist may soon find himself fighting for a World Series of Fighting title, as Luis Palomino (23-9) scored a devastating first-round knockout win of a previously undefeated Lewis Gonzalez (9-1). Palomino was looking to trade bombs from the start, and he defended his opponent’s takedowns while using…