Author Archives: Miguel Iturrate

Manchester Arena Results Apr 8 – Flanagan Holds off Petrov

Manchester Arena Results Apr 8 – Flanagan Holds off Petrov

Manchester Arena Results Apr 8 - Frank Warren and his Queensbury Promotions had the famed Manchester Arena booked Saturday night for a full night of boxing that was headlined by Terry Flanagan's fifth WBO lightweight title defense as he faced Petr Petrov. From the start it was clear that Flanagan...

Haye vs Bellew Slug It Out In London

Haye vs Bellew Slug It Out In London

Haye vs Bellew Slug It Out In London - London's O2 Arena played host to Eddie Hearn and his Matchroom Boxing as Britain's biggest promoter delivered an eight fight card that saw the heavyweight main event air on the SKY Box Office service. The war of words between David Haye and Tony Bellew final...

Wilder Stops Washington in Bama Quick Results

Wilder Stops Washington in Bama Quick Results

Wilder Stops Washington in Bama Quick Results - The stage was set in Birmingham, Alabama Saturday night as WBC world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (37-0) returned to his home state to face undefeated Gerald Washington (18-0-1). Washington entered the packed Legacy Arena first, with Wilder f...

TnS Boxing Podcast 36 With Frank Lotierzo

TnS Boxing Podcast 36 With Frank Lotierzo

TnS Boxing Podcast 36 With Frank Lotierzo - The Sweet Science's own Frank Lotierzo is back as a guest on the TalknShoot Boxing Podcast for this 36th edition. The long radio show format starts off with talk of the pair of featured cards that went down head to head on Showtime and on HBO. Carl Fra...

GBP Fantasy Springs Jan 28 – Quick Results

GBP Fantasy Springs Jan 28 – Quick Results

GBP Fantasy Springs Jan 28 - Oscar De La Hoya and his Golden Boy Promotions were in Indio, California on Saturday night with a nine fight boxing card that saw the main events air on HBO After Dark. WBC world lightweight champion Francisco Vargas entered his second title defense against rugged Mig...

Frampton vs Santa Cruz Results From Vegas

Frampton vs Santa Cruz Results From Vegas

Frampton vs Santa Cruz Results From Vegas - Showtime Boxing and the Premier Boxing Champions were at the MGM Grand on Saturday, January 28th with a huge night of boxing headlined by the WBA featherweight world title rematch between Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz. The atmosphere in the MGM Grand...

Matchroom vs Top Rank – TnS Boxing Podcast #33

Matchroom vs Top Rank – TnS Boxing Podcast #33

Matchroom vs Top Rank - TnS Boxing Podcast #33 - As we close out calendar year 2016, the top two promotional companies in boxing today appear to be England's Matchroom Boxing and the USA's Top Rank, especially when you consider the attention both companies have devoted to expanding their internation...

Erickson Lubin Takes TSS 2016 Prospect of the Year

Erickson Lubin Takes TSS 2016 Prospect of the Year

Erickson Lubin Takes TSS 2016 Prospect of the Year - Undefeated super welterweight contender Erickson Lubin has been named the 2016 Prospect of the Year here at The Sweet Science. It isn't like the 21-year-old has not been on the radar for a long-time now. As a former National Golden Gloves cham...

Yordenis Ugas Wins TSS’s 2016 Comeback of the Year

Yordenis Ugas Wins TSS’s 2016 Comeback of the Year

Yordenis Ugas Wins TSS's 2016 Comeback of the Year -- Cuba's hard working Yordenis Ugas has been named The Sweet Science's Comeback Fighter of the Year for 2016 after a year that saw him go 2-0 following a layoff of more than two years. Ugas showed flashes of his talent as he climbed the rankings...

Povetkin Blows Hot, Now Facing Johan Duhaupas

Povetkin Blows Hot, Now Facing Johan Duhaupas

Povetkin Blows Hot - The WBC interim world heavyweight title fight between Alexander Povetkin and Bermane Stiverne scheduled for later today in Ekaterinburg, Russia is off in abrupt fashion. WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman, fresh off the WBC's 54th annual convention in Miami, announced that Povetkin...