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Feb 20 Mike Mollo vs Krzysztof Zimnoch in Poland

Chicago area Heavyweight Mike Mollo (20-5-1) returns to the ring for the first time in more than two years as he travels to Legionowo, Poland to face undefeated Krzysztof Zimnoch (18-0-1) this coming Saturday, February 27th in Poland. Mollo is best remembered for his pair of fights against Artur Szpilka back in 2013. Mollo knocked the future world championship contender down twice in their first bout only to have it stopped controversially due to cuts Mollo sustained in the trenches. The second fight saw Mollo floor Szpilka...

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NABA Titlist Danny Roman KOs Robles in Ontario

By David A. Avila ONTARIO, CALIF.-Southern California has an abundance of ranked super bantamweights and one of them, Danny Roman, took charge on Friday with a knockout win over Mexico’s Ramiro Robles. Roman (18-2-1, 6 KOs) delivered a knockout by body shot before a crowd of more than 1,200 at the Doubletree Hotel in the main event. The NABA super bantamweight titlist did what three other super bantamweight contenders were unable to do: win by knockout over Robles. Mexico’s Robles (12-5-1) had managed to hear the final bell against...

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Don't Begrudge Thompson His Shot at Ortiz

By Frank Lotierzo As you've no doubt heard by now, Cuban sensation Luis Ortiz 24-0 (21) will defend his WBA interim heavyweight title against former title challenger Tony Thompson 40-6 (27) on HBO this coming March 5th. Thompson is a last minute replacement for Russian Alexander Dimitrenko 38-2 (24) who withdrew from the bout even after being extended more money than initially offered by Golden Boy Promotions who represents Ortiz. Ortiz is riding high at the moment, having scored the most impressive win of his career last December when he...

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GBP in DC March 5 - Ortiz vs Thompson Duel Tops Card

Oscar De La Hoya and his Golden Boy Promotions have hooked up with HBO for a March 5th date at the DC Armory in Washington DC. The main event was settled earlier this week when Heavyweight Tony Thompson (40-6) stepped up to face Golden Boy’s prized prospect, Luis Ortiz (24-0). Ortiz brings his interim WBA World title to defend into a match he will be heavily favored in. Thompson is a grizzled veteran who is 44 years old. Early in his career he kept a good record but was known more as a sparring partner. Thompson earned a...

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Roman Gonzalez vs McWilliams Arroyo Official For April 23rd

Los Angeles, CA (February 12, 2016) Consensus #1 Pound-for-Pound Fighter and World Boxing Council Flyweight Champion, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez will defend his title against world ranked Puerto Rican McWilliams Arroyo on Saturday, April 23 at the Fabulous Forum in the co-featured bout to the World Middleweight Championship between Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and Dominic “Lights Out” Wade, it was announced today by K2 Promotions. Both bouts will be televised Live on HBO World Championship Boxing® beginning at 10:00 p.m....

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R.I.P. Bennie Georgino: Last of L.A.’s Golden Era

By David A. Avila Few men can bridge the sport of boxing from the 1930s to the present. Last week, one of those few, Bennie Georgino, passed away and with him goes the nuggets of knowledge accrued since the Great Depression to the present day. Georgino, 95, grew up in the East L.A. section known as Lincoln Heights. Ironically, the LA Times erroneously calls it Northern Broadway area. It’s known to those living there as Lincoln Heights, not the Northern Broadway area. It’s less than five miles from the Times Building. But that’s the...

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L.A. Heat: GGG, Oscar Valdez, Zurdo Ramirez and More

By David A. Avila LOS ANGELES-Those summer breezes arrived early this year and people were milling around in short pants. Boxing is heating up as well with 90 degree temperatures throughout Southern California to help it along. On Wednesday, K-2 Promotions announced that Gennady Golovkin has an opponent. The news arrived on the same day Top Rank brought its pay-per-view companion press conference to the Conga Room in downtown L.A. Super middleweights, middleweights, lightweights and featherweights will all be in action in...

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Andre Ward vs Sullivan Barrera Finally Set

TWO-TIME WORLD CHAMPION ANDRE WARD AND UNDEFEATED SULLIVAN BARRERA SET FOR LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT SHOWDOWN ON SATURDAY, MARCH 26 AT ORACLE ARENA IN OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA TELEVISED LIVE ON HBO(r) NEW YORK, NY (February 9, 2016) - Roc Nation Sports is pleased to announce that two-time World Champion and top-rated pound-for-pound fighter Andre Ward (28-0, 15 KOs) will return to the ring on Saturday, March 26, to begin his assault on the light heavyweight division when he takes on undefeated and number one rated IBF light heavyweight contender...

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Results from Tuesday's PBC Boxing Show in Bethlehem, PA

With his stablemate Adrien Broner rooting him on, former U.S. Olympian Jamel Herring advanced to 15-0 (8 KOs) with a lopsided 10-round decision over Columbia’s Luis Eduardo Flores in the main event of am 7-bout card at the Sands Event Center in Bethlehem, Pa. This was the first main event for Herring, a 30-year-old ex-Marine who served two tours of duty in Iraq. Herring had a big second round and was credited with two knockdowns in the fifth when he caught his adversary off-balance, but the stubborn Flores, who entered the contest with a...

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Uruguayan Boxing Mourns The Passing of Dogomar Martinez

Uruguayan boxer Dogomar Martinez passed away on February 7th at the age of 86. Martinez participated in the 1948 Olympic games in London, and he went on to a professional career that spanned nearly 10 years. Martinez, who retired with a record of 49-3-5, expired after being hospitalized for several days. In Uruguay, Martinez is remembered as one of the protagonists in the most famous fight of that country´s history. The fight was on September 12th, 1953 and the location was in neighboring Argentina´s famous Luna Park Arena in...

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Recent Boxing Results


Date: January 30th, 2016


Location: Copper Box Arena, London, England


Wt Class / Title Fights Result Rnd
Middleweight / WBA Int'l

John Ryder (W)

Sergey Khomitsky

UD
12 of 12
Super Light / WBC Int'l

John Wayne Hibbert (W)

Tommy Martin

KO
12 of 12 @1:38
Super Middle

George Groves (W)

Andrea Di Luisa

TKO
5 of 12 @1:55
Super Feather / WBC Int'l

Martin Joseph Ward (W)

Mario Pisanti

TKO
3 of 10 @2:44

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