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Steve Gago talks triple title clash against Nursultan Zhangabayev

(July 16, 2019) – Steve Gago takes a step up in class as he clashes with former Kazak amateur standout Nursultan Zhangabayev on the undercard of Tim Tszyu vs Dwight Ritchie on August 14 in Sydney, Australia. The pair will dispute the WBO Global, IBF Pan Pacific (currently held by Gago) and WBA International title…

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…

Jermall Charlo Defends Title With Unanimous Decision Over Brandon Adams

Photos from Esther Lin/SHOWTIME HOUSTON (June 30, 2019) – In front of a sold-out crowd of his hometown fans, WBC Middleweight World Champion Jermall Charlo defended his new title for the first time and kept his unbeaten record in dominating fashion against Brandon Adams Saturday night at NRG Arena live on SHOWTIME. In a near-shutout…

Andrew Moloney out to look impressive as he aims for world title shot

TWEETS HEAD, NEW SOUTH WALES (June 11, 2019) – Andrew Moloney has everything to lose this weekend at the Seagulls Stadium, Tweets Head, as he faces former Tanzanian Champion Selemani Bangaiza who has been drafted in as a late replacement to challenge the undefeated Moloney. ’The Monster’ who is coming off a devastating knockout victory…

Casey Morton Seeks First World Title

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (June 6, 2019) – Super Flyweight Casey “Lady Hawaiian Punch” Morton (8-1-3, 1 KO) of San Francisco, California, will look to win her first world title as she faces Miyo Yoshida (12-1) for the vacant WBO super flyweight world title at Makuhari Messe, Chiba City, Japan on June 19, 2019. Morton, a…

Steve Gago Sets Sights On IBF Pan-Pacific Title

MACAU (May 30, 2019) – Perth’s undefeated Welterweight standout Steve Gago is ready to top the bill at the coveted IBF convention in Macau, contesting the IBF’s Pan-Pacific title as he looks towards breaking onto the world scene in quick fashion. Gago, who has an unblemished professional record so far as a professional, opened up…

Mike Lee Realizes Dream To Fight For World Title

Chicago, IL (May 28, 2019) – Mike Lee was an aspiring boxer headed to one of the most distinguished Universities in the country. Lee, The most prolific boxer in Notre Dame history also graduated with a degree in Finance with a 3.8 GPA. Lee will challenge for the IBF Super Middleweight title, live on FOX…

Caleb Plant Makes First Title Defense

LAS VEGAS (May 21, 2019) – Undefeated IBF Super Middleweight World Champion Caleb “Sweethands” Plant will make the first defense of his title against unbeaten contender Mike Lee in the main event of FOX PBC Fight Night and on FOX Deportes Saturday, July 20 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Televised coverage…

Boyington title defense highlights CES MMA 56

HARTFORD, Conn. (Wednesday, May 15th) — After making history in March, CES MMA continues its Connecticut takeover with CES MMA 56, scheduled for Friday, May 31st, 2019 at the Connecticut Convention Center. Two months ago, the east coast’s leading mixed martial promotion set a new precedent with the first sanctioned professional MMA event in the…