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Fabio Turchi Makes United States Debut

Live On CBS Sports Network Providence, Rhode Island (November 29, 2017) This Friday night, December 1, top cruiserweight prospect FABIO “Stone Crusher” TURCHI, (12-0, 9 KO’s), of Florence, Italy makes his highly anticipated U.S. debut against Detroit, MI veteran DEMETRIUS BANKS, (9-3, 4 KO’s) from The Strand Ballroom and Theatre in Providence, Rhode Island and…

United States Boxing League’s Elite Amateur Action Platform

DENVER (August 29, 2016) – USBL (United States Boxing League) announces the Elite Amateur Action platform, a phase that will fill the gap between amateur and professional boxing. Making the transition from amateur status to becoming a professional can be a difficult one for many boxers. The difference in scoring and the difference in professional…

The United States’ Marc Castro Wins Gold

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO.(September 14, 2015) – American bantamweight Marc Castro (Fresno, Calif.) won gold in the most successful Junior World Boxing Championships ever for the United States on Saturday at the Sibur Arena in St. Petersburg, Russia. Castro’s world championship victory highlights a six medal performance for Team USA. Pinweight Jesse Rodriguez (San Antonio, Texas),…

United States Boxing Team Departs for the 2015 Pan American Games

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. (July 15, 2015) –  USA Boxing’s Pan American Games team closed their training camp at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., on Tuesday in preparation for today’s departure for the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada. The 11-athlete team will travel to Toronto from Colorado Springs this morning after…

The United States’ Charles Conwell Advances to Final Round Action at the 2015 Golden Gloves of Vovjodina

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. (July 11, 2015) – Middleweight Charles Conwell (Cleveland, Ohio) has earned a berth in the final round of the 2015 Golden Gloves of Vovjodina and light flyweight Dylan Price (Sickerville, N.J.) earned a bronze medal in the international youth competition. Three additional American boxers dropped their quarterfinal bouts on Friday, eliminating them from medal contention. Conwell…

The United States’ Virginia Fuchs and Christina Cruz Defeat European Foes

COLORADO SPRINGS (February 25, 2015) – Two more American boxers enjoyed victories in their international openers at the 2015 Strandja Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria. Flyweight Virginia Fuchs (Kemah, Texas) and bantamweight Christina Cruz (New York, N.Y.) each took the ring for the first time on Wednesday and the duo emerged victorious. Lightweight Mikaela Mayer (Los…

ISM to distribute Bute-Bolonti, Pascal-George Dec 6 PPV in United States

HOBOKEN, NJ (October 30, 2014) – Integrated Sports Media (ISM), North America’s undisputed leader of major boxing pay-per-view distribution, announced today that it will deliver the “Bute vs. Bolonti” double feature to United States fans, Saturday, December 6, live from historic Bell Centre in Montreal. Bute vs. Bolonti is being distributed in the U.S. by…