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ARE YOU SERIOUS?

Posted on Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 5:08 pm.

A bombshell was dropped earlier this week by Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya when he announced his star fighter and current WBC middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez would be defending his title against former super lightweight and current WBC Silver welterweight champion Amir “King” Khan at the new Las Vegas, Nevada, venue, :READ MORE…

Frankie Gomez Returns Tonight In Indio

Frankie Gomez Returns Tonight In Indio

Posted on Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 7:11 am.

Undefeated Frankie “Pitbull” Gomez (19-0, 13 KOs) of East Los Angeles, California returns to the ring tonight. Gomez will take on journeyman Silverio “Chamaco III” Ortiz (29-16, 15 KOs) of Yucatan, Mexico. The scheduled for 10 round welterweight bout will take place at the Fantasy Springs Resort & Casino Events Center in Indio, California and :READ MORE…

BOXING360’S DEBATE OF THE WEEK (ALVAREZ VS. KHAN)

BOXING360’S DEBATE OF THE WEEK (ALVAREZ VS. KHAN)

Posted on Thursday, February 4th, 2016 at 3:29 am.

Last week are debate of the week was which division was more exciting at the moment. The divisions we chose were the welterweight division vs. the heavyweight division. A few months ago it really would not have been much of a contest. The welterweight division by far had the much more anticipated matchups. The odds :READ MORE…

AROUND THE RING #35

AROUND THE RING #35

Posted on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 3:01 pm.

Greeting fight fans, big news is in the pipeline with the biggest being the announcement of the May fight for 2016 on Pay-Per-View. With that said, here is the latest edition of Around the Ring: 1.“Canelo” Chooses Opponent – Earlier this week it was announced WBC middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will defend his title :READ MORE…

BOXING360’S PICK OF THE WEEK (Herring-Flores)

BOXING360’S PICK OF THE WEEK (Herring-Flores)

Posted on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 8:17 am.

Last week we decided to go with the matchup between former Puerto Rican Olympian Alex De Jesus (21-2,13 KOs) of San Juan, Puerto Rico and Florida based Haitian Joseph Elegele (15-2,11 KOs). The welterweight bout was scheduled for 8 rounds and aired on Bounce TV. The site of the event was the Seminole Casino, in :READ MORE…

Sturm

Sturm Looks To Become Two-Division World Champ

Posted on Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 at 5:34 am.

Four-time world champion Felix Sturm (39-5-3, 18 KOs) of Germany faces WBA Super World super middleweight title Fedor Chudinov (14-0, 10 KOs) of Russia February 20th. The main event will take place at the Koenig Pilsener Arena, Oberhausen, in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Sturm will promote the event as he did their first encounter where he dropped :READ MORE…

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KOVALEV IS “KRUSHIN'” IT

Posted on Monday, February 1st, 2016 at 5:50 pm.

Perhaps if it was up to him, nearly unified light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev would have stretched the rematch between him and former champion Jean Pascal this weekend on HBO to the twelfth and final round.  It is no secret there is no love lost between these two men and that was apparent in the :READ MORE…

Ex-Champ Caballero Test New Weight Division Friday

Ex-Champ Caballero Test New Weight Division Friday

Posted on Monday, February 1st, 2016 at 8:52 am.

Unbeaten IBF bantamweight world champion Randy Caballero  (22-0, 13 KOs) was scheduled to make his first title defense of his title against Lee Haskins  (32-3, 14 KOs) of the United Kingdom back in November. Caballero came in well over the 118 pound max weight limit and the bout was called off. Caballero was stripped of :READ MORE…

TROUBLE IN PARADISE

TROUBLE IN PARADISE

Posted on Friday, January 29th, 2016 at 4:45 pm.

For all intents and purposes, Al Haymon is a polarizing figure in the sport of boxing.  You either love him or hate him.  Those that love him do so because they feel he is bringing more boxing to the forefront with his numerous fight cards on various platforms while taking care of his fighters better :READ MORE…

Groves

Groves On 4th World Title Quest

Posted on Friday, January 29th, 2016 at 4:30 am.

Former 3 time world title challenger George Groves (21-3, 16KOs ) of UK returns to the ring this Saturday. Groves will take on Andrea Di Luisa (18-3, 14KOs ) of Italy. The bout will take place at the Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, n Hackney Wick, London. The bout will be a scheduled for :READ MORE…