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WBC: Vanes Martirosyan-Maciej Sulecki eliminator, winner faces Jermell Charlo

By Jeff Aranow: Maciej Sulecki (26-0, 10 KOs) will be fighting #2 WBC Vanes Martirosyan (36-3-1, 21 KOs) in a WBC 154-pound final eliminator match, as ordered by the World Boxing Council to determine a mandatory for WBC junior middleweight champion Jermell Charlo (30-0, 15 KOs).… Read

Vanes Martirosyan Signs Promotional Deal With Legendary Boxing Promoter Don King

Eight-time national champion and former Gold Gloves champion Vanes Norkovich Martirosyan has signed a promotional contract with world-renowned Hall of Fame boxing promoter Don King. King’s fighters have a busy next three months with Isaac Ekpo heading to Berlin, Germany to battle Tyron Zeuge for the WBA Super Middleweight championship on March 25; Amir Imam […]

Haye: Eubank Jr. has a chance of beating Golovkin

By Jeff Aranow: David Haye sees Chris Eubank Jr. as the only fighter that has the chance of beating IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs) if the two of them ever meet each other during their careers. Eubank Jr. already passed on the option of fighting Golovkin last year, and I’m not […]

Lara-Martirosyan 2 averages 491K viewers on Showtime

By Dan Ambrose: Last Saturda’s fight between WBA junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara (23-2-2, 13 KOs) and #15 WBA challenger Vanes Martirosyan (36-3-1, 21 KOs) averaged just 491,000 viewers with a peak of 545,000 viewers, according to the Nielsen Media Research. The Lara-Martirosyan fight was televised by Showtime Championship Boxing. The undercard was stacked well […]

Lara wants Canelo or Golovkin for next fight

By Dan Ambrose: WBA junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara (22-2-2, 13 KOs) called out both Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin last night following his 12 round unanimous decision victory over Vanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan (36-2-1, 21 KOs) at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Lara, 33, lost to Canelo in 2014 by a disputed […]

Charlo Twins Make Boxing History; Lara Retains Title – HUGE Photo Gallery

On a night Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara successfully defended his WBA Super Welterweight Championship with a hard-fought 12-round unanimous decision over Vanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan, undefeated brothers Jermall and Jermell Charlo, of Houston, became the first twins in boxing history to hold world titles in the same weight class. Jermall Charlo (24-0, 18 KOs) […]

Lara defeats Martirosyan in rematch

By Jim Dower: WBA World junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara (23-2-2, 13 KOs) held onto his title on Saturday night in defeating #15 WBC fringe contender Vanes Martirosyan (36-3-1, 21 KOs) by a close 12 round unanimous decision at the Vegas Events Center (DLVEC) in Las Vegas. The judges scored the fight 115-112, 116-111, 116-111. […]

Weights: Charlo, Trout, Jackson, Lara & Martirosyan

By Tim Fletcher: At Friday’s weigh-in, WBA World junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara (22-2-2, 13 KOs) made weight at 153.5lbs for his title defense on Saturday night against Vanes Martirosyan (36-2-1, at The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, Nevada. Martirosyan weighed in at 153.75lbs. The The fight card will be televised on Showtime Championship Boxing.… Read

Erislandy Lara, Vanes Martirosyan, Jermall Charlo, Austin Trout, Jermell Charlo & John Jackson Final Press Conference Quotes

(Photo credit: Stephanie Trapp/Mayweather Promotions) LAS VEGAS (May 19, 2016) – The six elite 154-pound fighters competing on Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING tripleheader went face-to-face for the first time Thursday at the final press conference before they enter the ring live on SHOWTIME from The Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. In attendance Thursday […]

Lara wants GGG after Martirosyan fight

By Dan Ambrose: IBO/WBA junior middleweight champion Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara (22-2-2, 13 KOs) has already targeted two names for his next fight after he deals with #15 WBA fringe contender Vanes Martirosyan (36-2-1, 21 KOs) in their rematch this Saturday night on Showtime Championship Boxing at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, Nevada. Lara, […]

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