Tag: Boxing

Nineteen-Year-Old 17-Time World Kickboxing Champion Sarah Liegmann To Make Pro Boxing Debut

NEW YORK – August 31, 2021 – The latest Mark Taffet Media managed female boxingprodigy — 19-year-old Sarah Liegmann of Germany — will make her pro boxing debuton Saturday, September 4 on the Carden Combat Sports card being held at CHI HealthCenter in Omaha, Nebraska. Liegmann, a 17-time world amateur kickboxing championand 25-time European amateur […]

Pro Boxing Event, Sept. 4 in Omaha, Has Attention of World Champions

OMAHA, Neb. (September 1, 2021) —Professional boxing returns to Omaha Saturday, Sept. 4, at CHI Health Center Parking Lot D. Edel Gomez (4-0) of Omaha headlines the eight-bout card in a light-heavyweight clash against hard-hitting Rico “The Hurricane” Cato (pro boxing debut; 3-4 MMA). Gomez trains at famed B&B Boxing Academy, home to WBO Welterweight […]

Stephan Shaw and Omar Rosario Remain Undefeated with Stoppage Wins

NEW YORK (September 1, 2021) – Heavyweight Stephan Shaw and junior welterweight Omar Rosario kept their undefeated records intact with knockout victories at Whitesands Event Center in Plant City, Florida. Shaw and Rosario are managed by Split-T Management. Shaw of Saint Louis, Missouri, upped his record to 15-0 with 11 knockouts as he dispatched Nick […]

Andres Campos rises in world ratings, eyes Nakatani clash within 12 months

The Chilean Crocodile Andres Campos is on the rise in the flyweight division, with the highly touted South American currently sitting at number 5 in the latest WBO world ratings. Campos, who is guided by Australian boxing kahuna Tony Tolj’s Dragon Fire Boxing has remained busy despite the worldwide COVID restrictions, having acted as a sparring […]

Renown Professional Boxing Trainer Shann Vilhauer Joins Team Chingones

DENVER (August 27, 2021) – The Denver Boxing Academy is home to a hand full of boxers both amateur and on the professional level. “We refer to our professional and semi-professional boxers as the “Chingones,” says Aurelio Martinez, Proprietor. “Shann Vilhauer is a great addition to the team.” Vilhauer is widely recognized for his outstanding […]

Boxing Unites for global International Boxing Day Celebrations

27 August, Belgrade: The world boxing family came together today on International Boxing Day to celebrate their shared love of the sport with more than 50 National Federations hosting boxing activations and mass participation events.  The International Boxing Association (AIBA) led the celebrations from Belgrade, Serbia – the host of this year’s Men’s World Championships […]

Chair of the AIBA R&Js Committee named key areas of work when meeting with referees and judges in Tbilisi

AIBA President Umar Kremlev, AIBA Secretary General István Kovács, Technical Delegate Dragoljub Radovic, and Boxing Scotland CEO and Chair of the AIBA Referee and Judges Committee Chris Roberts met with Referees and Judges at the EUBC Junior European Boxing Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia. Mr. Roberts advised on the work underway over the past several months, […]

Manyushi Retains WBF World Middleweight Title

Charles Manyushi successfully defended the World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Middleweight title on Saturday July 3 on the grounds outside the Flamboyant Hotel in Masvingo, Zimbabwe, fending off game challenger Mohamad Sebyala from Uganda. It turned out to be a strange event, as governmental permission was only given a week or so before the fight-date, […]