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Robert Easter Jr. & Adrian Granados Preview Super Lightweight Showdown Taking Place this Saturday, October 26 Live On SHOWTIME®

Former Champion Easter Makes 140-Pound Debut Against Battle-Test Veteran Granados READING, Pa. (October 22, 2019) – Former world champion Robert Easter Jr. and all-action veteran Adrian “El Tigre” Granados will go toe-to-toe this Saturday, October 26 in a crucial super lightweight showdown as both fighters look to insert themselves into the title picture with a…

Mario Barrios Meets Undefeated Batyr Akhmedov for WBA Super Lightweight Title

Anthony Dirrell Defends Against Undefeated Former Champion David Benavídez, Josesito López Clashes with Hard-Hitting John Molina, Jr. LOS ANGELES (August 13, 2019) – An incredible night of boxing just got even more spectacular as unbeaten rising star Mario “El Azteca” Barrios will meet fellow unbeaten Batyr Akhmedov for the WBA Super Lightweight Title and rugged…

Billel Dib Reacts To WBA Oceania Super Featherweight Title Victory

(April 16, 2019) – Billel Dib continued on his march towards a world title opportunity, as he produced a career-best performance against the tough Rey Juntilla, stopping the game Juntilla in round 8 in a fight that was dominated by the Australian Super Featherweight standout. Dib now solidifies a position in the world top 15…

Fundora Continues Streak as Hottest Super Welterweight Prospect

(Feruary 19, 2019) – Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz has a proven ability to bring unexpected new blood to boxing. The Uruguayan businessman has given the boxing world, among others, hall-of-fame world champions Manny Pacquiao, Sergio Martinez, and David Benavidez, the youngest super middleweight champion in boxing history, from seemingly out of nowhere. Still, when he started…

Gervonta Davis Defends WBA Super Featherweight Title With Thrilling First-Round Tko Of Hugo Ruiz

CARSON, Calif., (February 9, 2019) – Gervonta Davis defended his WBA Super Featherweight World Championship with a thrilling first-round TKO of former world champion Hugo Ruiz before a sellout crowd of 8,048 at Dignity Health Sports Park Saturday non SHOWTIME. Knockdown video highlight: https://s.sho.com/2URYn8t Baltimore’s Davis (21-0, 20 KOs) recorded his eighth career first-round knockout…

Super Bantamweight Title To Be Defended At Glory 64 Strasbourg

AMSTERDAM (January 16, 2019) – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced details of the promotion’s return to France for GLORY 64 Strasbourg on Saturday, March 9. Strasbourg’s Rhénus Sport will play host to a long-awaited rematch between the top two super bantamweights in the world today. Last time she entered the ring, super…