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Ayanda Nkosi Takes On Emmanuel Lopez For WBF World Title

(September 18, 2019) – On Saturday September 28 at the Portuguese Hall in Johannesburg, South Africa, Fantastic 2 Boxing Promotions presents an excellent World Boxing Federation (WBF) Championship double-header featuring one world title and one Intercontinental title fight. In the main event, reigning South African national champion Ayanda “Greyhound” Nkosi is set to take on…

Star Boxing Returns To Resorts World Catskills For Catskills Clash II

New York (August 6, 2019) – “CATSKILLS CLASH II” will include five bouts on the card, including “Action” Anthony Laureano and Richie “Popeye the Sailor Man” Rivera, who won new titles during their thrilling fights at Resorts World Catskills in June. Undefeated 2018 Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame Fighter of the Year, “ACTION” ANTHONY LAUREANO…

First Round Matchups Official For Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix

LOS ANGELES – The third edition of Bellator’s World Grand Prix is set to launch with 16 featherweight athletes vying for the 145-pound championship and a one million dollar grand prize. Streaming exclusively on DAZN, the world’s first truly dedicated live sports streaming service, the first round of pairings includes former champions, undefeated elite prospects,…

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…

‘Bullet’ Michael Kaplan hits world top 15

Perth’s “Bullet” Michael Kaplan has landed himself a place in the WBA’s world top 15. Kaplan doesn’t herald from a traditional boxing background, having competed at an elite level of Taekwando. The Australian light flyweight sensation opened up about his past in combat sports. Kaplan said, “I was a world-level competitor in two different forms…

Catskills Clash Set For This Friday At Resorts World Catskills

(Monday, June 24, 2019) – Star Boxing is pleased to announce the card for CATSKILLS CLASH at Resorts World Catskills on June 28th. The much-anticipated night of fights is expected to be the first of many professional boxing cards at Resorts World Catskills. Fans will enjoy an ABO America’s Championship Triple Header, and a night…

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,…