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Sergey Kovalev vs Andre Ward Odds

Sergey Kovalev vs Andre Ward Odds Review

By: Miguel Iturrate Aug 27 2016

Sergey Kovalev vs Andre Ward Odds - Saturday, November 19th sees HBP pay-per-view at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas for the highly anticipated light heavyweight showdown between Sergey Kovalev and Andre Ward. A lot of planning has gone into the making of this fight, as it has been talked about for a couple of years. The plans started to move forward in October of 2015 when Ward formally annou...

Danny Roman Keeps NABA Super Bantam Title

Danny Roman Keeps NABA Super Bantam Title in Corona

By: David A. Avila Aug 27 2016

Danny Roman Keeps NABA Super Bantam Title - Since winning the NABA super bantamweight title Danny Roman seems to be on a quest to prove better things are ahead. On Friday he clearly defeated Enrique Quevedo at Omega International Products in Corona. Roman (19-2-1, 7 KOs) showed a crowd of more than 1,200 people that even a shock troop like Quevedo (16-8-1, 10 KOs) can’t derail his train. The ...

Eye on Womens Boxing Duer Stops Scaranello

Eye on Womens Boxing Duer Stops Scaranello in Buenos Aires

By: Miguel Iturrate Aug 27 2016

Eye on Womens Boxing Duer Stops Scaranello - Last night in Quilmes, Argentina, an interim version of the IBF world female bantamweight title was disputed between Carolina Raquel Duer (18-3-1) and Aline de Cassia Scaranello (10-4). The fight was the main event of a five fight boxing card that aired on TyC Sports in Argentina. From the start, it was clear that Duer was the more skilled fighter, b...

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Weekend Boxing Recap: Big Baby, Heather Hardy, Rio and More

By: Arne K. Lang Aug 22 2016

  By Arne K. Lang A long three-day weekend of boxing began Friday evening at a Rochester soccer stadium and concluded in Brooklyn at a new amphitheater in Coney Island. The professional fights played out against the backdrop of the 2016 Olympics in Rio where the big medal winners in boxing were the teams from Uzbekistan and Cuba. Last week was a coming out party for Jarrell “Big Baby...

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TBRB #5 Shabranskyy Continues His Upward Climb at the Belasco Theater

By: David A. Avila Aug 20 2016

    By David A. Avila LOS ANGELES-Vyacheslav “Chingonskyy” Shabranskyy, ranked #5 in the light heavyweight division by the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board, knew ahead of time he might have a little trouble with Laredo’s Oscar Riojas and had some concern. But after a few rounds the Ukrainian with a Mexican nickname figured it out and that was bad for Riojas on Friday at the...

Jarrell Miller Stops Washout Fred Kassi

Ringside in Rochester: Jarrell Miller Stops Washout Fred Kassi

By: Matt Andrzejewski Aug 20 2016

Jarrell Miller Stops Washout Fred Kassi - ROCHESTER, NY -- Jarrell Miller (18-0-1, 16 KOs) got the stoppage win he was hoping for on Friday night in Rochester, NY against veteran Fred Kassi (18-6-1, 10 KOs). However, it was not necessarily the manner that Miller was hoping for after Kassi retired in his corner claiming a right hand injury following the third round of the scheduled 10 round heavyw...

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Female War in Coney Island on TV: Heather Hardy vs. Shelly Vincent

By: David A. Avila Aug 19 2016

  By David A. Avila An East Coast battle that was brewing for months finally takes place Sunday in Brooklyn. Brooklyn’s Heather “The Heat” Hardy (17-0, 4 KOs) meets Providence’s Shelly “Shelito’s Way” Vincent (18-0, 1 KO) for the vacant WBC International featherweight title at the new Ford Amphitheater in Coney Island. The DiBella Entertainment event will be televised on th...

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SoCal’s Ryan Garcia KOs Puerto Rico’s Jonathan Cruz in L.A. Debut

By: David A. Avila Aug 18 2016

  By David A. Avila A new group of young prospects has arrived. Victorville’s Ryan Garcia, who just recently turned 18, cranked out a second round knockout victory in his first fight on American soil on Wednesday night. Garcia (pictured in the blue and red striped trunks), arrived with three pro bouts already tucked away from wins across the border in Mexico. On Wednesday the slende...

GGG Meets With the LA Media

GGG Meets With the LA Media to Kick Off a Loaded Week of Boxing

By: David A. Avila Aug 17 2016

GGG Meets With the LA Media - Downtown Los Angeles becomes boxing central this week. Middleweight world champion Gennady “Triple G” Golovkin (pictured with promoter Tom Loeffler) kicked things off with a media luncheon at the Palm Restaurant on Tuesday. Famed for his Mexican style attack, Golovkin talked about his upcoming title defense against IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook on Sep...

R.I.P. Sean Curtin

R.I.P. Sean Curtin: Chicagoland Boxing Linchpin and All-Around Good Guy

By: The Sweet Science Aug 14 2016

R.I.P. Sean Curtin - Boxer. Referee. Boxing Judge. Commissioner. Archivist. Author. Sean Curtin wore all of these hats. But Curtin, who passed away on Thursday, Aug. 11, at age 74 will be best remembered by his Chicagoland friends for his contributions to amateur boxing. For years, he was the glue of amateur boxing in the Windy City, the birthplace of the Golden Gloves. In 1930, when the Roman ...