Tag: training

Rances Barthelemy Training Camp Quotes

“Fights like this are what make boxing great. Cuba will have a champion once again on April 27!” Barthelemy LAS VEGAS (April 16, 2019) – Former two-division world champion Rances Barthelemy discussed changes to his training camp as he nears a vacant WBA Lightweight Title showdown with former lightweight champion Robert Easter Jr. taking place…

Christina Hammer Training Camp Quotes

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (April 5, 2019) – Before she arrived in New York Thursday for the final part of her training camp, WBO Middleweight World Champion Christina Hammer shared her thoughts on her showdown for the Undisputed Middleweight Championship against WBA, WBC and IBF Middleweight Champion Claressa Shields Saturday April 13 live on SHOWTIME from…

Mario Barrios Training Camp Quotes

OAKLAND, Calif. (February 4, 2019) – Undefeated super lightweight contender Mario Barrios will look to continue his push toward a world title shot when he faces Mexico’s Richard Zamora (19-2, 12 KOs) live on SHOWTIME this Saturday, February 9 from Dignity Health Sports Park, formerly StubHub Center, in Carson, California and presented by Premier Boxing…

Caleb Plant Training Camp Quotes

LAS VEGAS (December 19, 2018) – Unbeaten 168-pound contender Caleb “Sweethands” Plant took time to talk about his current training as he prepares to battle IBF Super Middleweight World Champion Jose Uzcategui in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes Sunday, January 13 from the Microsoft Theatre at L.A. Live…

Vargas Having His Best Training Camp Ever

(November 16, 2018) – Colombian bantamweight Yeison “El Mulo” Vargas will be experiencing a number of career firsts in the Hard Rock Event Center at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, and live on Boxeo Telemundo, on Friday, November 30. That’s when Cartagena’s undefeated Vargas (17-0, 12 KOs) will face Mexico’s Ricardo…

Hartford Boxers Visit Muhammad Ali’s Famous Deer Lake Training Camp

(November 5, 2018) – On Saturday, November 5, 2018, ten members of Hartford’s COBA (Charter Oak Boxing Academy) gym made the five hour trek to Muhammad Ali’s famous “Fighter’s Heavan” training camp in Orwigsberg, Pennsylvania. Commonly referred to as “Deer Lake” Ali used the camp from 1972 until his final retirement in 1981. Many famous…

Hughie Fury Wrapping Up Torturous Training Camp

(October 18, 2018) Britain’s IBF #5-rated heavyweight contender Hughie Fury is putting the final touches on a “torturous” training camp and, with his team, will arrive in Sofia, Bulgaria, this Saturday. On Saturday, October 27, Fury (21-1, 11 KOs) will face Kubrat “The Cobra” Pulev (25-1, 13 KOs) in a 12-round elimination bout at the…