Tag: Boxing

‘The Battle, La Batalla’

DENVER (March 23, 2021) – ¡Cinco de Mayo! Has always been one of the biggest weekends for boxing all across the U.S. Chichimecan Combat Sports and Entertainment, Ghost Town Gladiators Promotions, and A1 PRO The Next Generation have joined forces to bring you a spectacular boxing event featuring Professional Boxing along with Semi-Pro Elite Amateur […]

The Next AIBA Congress Will Be Held In Hungary After The Pandemic

(February 12, 2021) – AIBA President Mr. Umar Kremlev visited Hungary and met with the State Secretary of Sport in the Hungarian Ministry of Human Resources Mrs. Dr. Tünde Szabó and the president of the Hungarian Boxing Association Dr. Istvan Bajkai. During the meeting, Mr. Kremlev underlined that Hungarian boxing has deep traditions. ‘Hungary has […]

Smith Vs Vlasov World Title Fight Postponed

New York (February 11, 2020) – Saturday’s Top Rank on ESPN main event between Joe Smith Jr. and Maxim Vlasov – for the vacant WBO light heavyweight world title – has been postponed after Vlasov tested positive for COVID-19. Vlasov said, “I am devastated with the postponement of my world title fight against Joe Smith […]

Mario Barrios Arrives in California to Start Training Camp with Virgil Hunter

HAYWARD, CA (February 10, 2021) – Undefeated WBA Super Lightweight Champion, Mario “El Azteca” Barrios (26-0, 17 KOs), has arrived in Hayward, California, to start training camp with coach Virgil Hunter. Barrios, who resides in San Antonio, TX, recently defended his title against Ryan Karl (18-3, 12 KOs) in October of 2020. Barrios is awaiting […]

WBF Double-Header February 14 In Durban

(February 8, 2021) – Durban, South Africa will host a World Boxing Federation (WBF) Championship double-header on Sunday, February 14 behind closed doors at the Kwagghikazi Hall. WBF All Africa Middleweight Champion Ayanda Mthembu is set to make his first defense of the title he won in December of 2019, when he takes on former […]

AIBA approves dates of the Youth Men’s and Women’s World Boxing Championships in Kielce

(January 26, 2021) – AIBA Youth Men’s and Women’s Championships takes place in Kielce, Poland on April 10-24. The country confirmed its willingness to host the tournament as scheduled at the highest level and in accordance with all the safety measures.   AIBA President Mr. Umar Kremlev visited Poland on January 23rd for official meeting […]

Global Boxing Cup is rescheduled for 2022

(January 25, 2021) – The Global Boxing Cup is rescheduled by the AIBA Board of Directors’ decision to 2022 due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation. Russia will host the competition with a finals in Moscow.   ‘We are following the pandemic situation carefully and are in contact with doctors. Although we have cautious optimism about the […]

Francis Chua Ready For Wba Oceania Super Featherweight Main Event

(January 24, 2021) – February 26th will marks the return of an Australian institution, The THUNDERDOME boxing series based out of Metro City in Perth, Western Australia. The Main Event will be The WBA Oceania Super Featherweight Championship contest featuring two workhorses, Kazeem “The African Dream” Sosoye and “The Removalist” Francis Chua is a mouth […]

Due to USA Boxing Issuing a threat to its Members USBL Cancels February 13th Scouting Event

DENVER (January 23, 2021) – It is with great regret and discomfort that the United States Boxing League is forced to cancel the February 13, 2021 boxing scouting event. The cancellation is due to the direct impact of a threatening notice sent to its membership by USA Boxing. The notice delivered by Jeanne DePriest (Colorado […]