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World-Ranked Junior Middleweight Thomas LaManna Headlines

ATLANTIC CITY (JUNE 20, 2019) — World-Ranked junior middleweight contender Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna will be back in action on Saturday, July 20th at The brand new Carousel Room inside the Showboat Hotel in Atlantic City. LaManna will headline a massive 10-bout card that is promoted by Rising Star Promotions. LaManna of Milville, New Jersey (27-2-1,…

Claressa Shields Fights To Become Three-Division World Champion

NEW YORK – June 11, 2019 – Undisputed middleweight world champion Claressa Shields will aim to make history by becoming the fastest fighter in boxing, male or female, to become a three-division world champion when she takes on former world champion Ivana Habazin Saturday, August 17 live on SHOWTIME. The showdown for the vacant WBO…

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…

Two-time world champ Dawson makes long-awaited return

MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (June 4th, 2019) — Former two-time world champion “Bad” Chad Dawson, boxing’s preeminent light heavyweight for nearly a decade in the early 2000s, ends a two-year layoff Saturday, June 29th, 2019 at Foxwoods Resort Casino to headline a loaded pro-am show promoted by regional giant CES Boxing. Born in South Carolina, but raised…

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…

World-Class Russians to Headline

Undefeated Russian Heavyweight Apti Davtaev Headlines Against Brazil’s Pedro Otas (March 9, 2019) – On Thursday, April 18, at the Sportivnyy Kompleks “Kolizey” in Grozny City, Russian heavyweight crusher Apti Davtaev (16-0, 15 KOs) will headline a show entitled “Time of Legends,” in a 10-round showdown against Brazil’s Pedro Otas (32-4-1, 28 KOs). The event,…

Andrew Moloney discusses world title eliminator victory

(March 26, 2019) – Andrew Moloney produced a stunning knockout against the tough Chilian Miguel Gonzalez on Gonzelez’ home turf of Santiago, Chile, implementing himself at the top of the World Boxing Association’s world rankings. In a fight that was toe to toe action from the offset, Moloney, who was controversially down on the scorecards,…