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Gabriel Duluc stops Larry Smith in 5

DERRY, N.H. (April 8, 2018) — The official weigh in was held today for tomorrow (Saturday) evening’s “Fight Night at the Zone,” presented by Granite Chin Promotions, at The Sportszone in Derry, New Hampshire. In the main event, Dorchester, MA junior middleweight Gabriel Duluc (12-3, 3 KOs) used a vicious body attack to stop veteran…

James Gordon Smith Ready to Deliver Another Thriller

January 16, 2016 – Detroit bantamweight action hero James Gordon Smith (11-0, 6 KOs) knows what boxing fans in Detroit have come to expect from him… and he doesn’t mind one bit. “People want to see you exciting in there; we are in the hurt business,” said Smith. “They don’t want to pay to see…

Smith Jr. Becomes The First Man To Stop The Legendary Hopkins

NEW YORK, (December 19, 2016) – Joe “The Beast” Smith Jr. became the first fighter to knock out the legend Bernard Hopkins as he knocked Hopkins completely out of the ring with a vicious 4 punch combination in the 8th round. Hopkins was unable to beat the 20 count administered by referee Jack Reiss constituting a…

AT&T Stadium To Host Canelo Vs Smith

ARLINGTON, TEXAS (July 18, 2016) – AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys, will give a big Texas welcome to former two-division world champion Canelo Alvarez (47-1-1, 33 KOs) and WBO Junior Middleweight World Champion Liam “Beefy” Smith (23-0-1, 13 KOs) as it hosts their world championship showdown on Saturday, September 17. As the third…

Gilbert Smith replaces Michael Page

SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (February 10, 2015) – The main card of “Bellator 151: Warren vs. Caldwell” on March 4 is complete with today’s announcement that Gilbert Smith (12-4) will replace Michael Page and now face Fernando Gonzalez (24-13) in the evening’s co-main event. In addition, Sirwan Kakai (12-3) will make his promotional debut against Joe…

Full-time poi ice officer Smith ends long layoff to resume boxing

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Sept. 3rd, 2015) — Jon Smith always knew he wanted to be a police officer, but even after a full year on the force, a job that required more than a year of training and sacrifice, the sweet science is the one suspect he can’t apprehend. More than three years since his professional debut,…

John Thompson to fight Liam Smith

Philadelphia, PA (August 25, 2015) – Boxcino 2015 champion John “Apollo Kidd” Thompson has signed to face undefeated Liam Smith for the vacant WBO world Jr. Middleweight title on October 10th in Manchester, England. Thompson joins Willie Monroe Jr. as the 2nd Boxcino champion to fight for a world title in a five month span.…

Keenan Smith scores 2nd round stoppage

Nutley, NJ (August 19, 2015) – This past Saturday night at the Playground in Atlantic City, Welterweight Keenan Smith (8-0, 3 KO’s) remained perfect by scoring a 2nd round stoppage over previously undefeated Lavelle Hadley in a bout scheduled for six-rounds. Smith landed a flurry of body and head punches that sent Hadley down to…

Arizona Boxing News and Notes with Don Smith

Roy Jones Jr., “Destroyer” on Iron Boy XV111 cardDecember 14, 2014 – Keith Veltre, Roy Jones Jr. Boxing associate, submitted an application for a corporate Promoter’s license on December 6 at the monthly Arizona Boxing and MMA Commission Meeting held in Phoenix. Mr. Jones is planningto stage a boxing show at one of the popular…