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Golden Boy signs Yuriorkis Gamboa

Building on its record of signing and promoting the best of the best, Golden Boy Promotions – in association with ZR Entertainment — today announced a multi-fight deal with former three-division world champion and Olympic Gold medalist Yuriokis “El Ciclón de Guantánamo” Gamboa (25-1, 17 KOs). The Cuban standout, who has defeated a who’s who […]

Miguel Cotto vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa a possibility

By Dan Ambrose: Miguel Cotto and former IBF/WBA featherweight champion Yuriorkis Gamboa are reportedly close to a deal for a fight on HBO, according to Fight News. Former four division world champion Cotto (40-5, 33 KOs), who now fights at junior middleweight, has been targeting a lot of smaller fighters lately to try and setup […]

Yuriorkis Gamboa signs with BB Promotions

BB Promotions is pleased to announce its first signing: Yuriorkis Gamboa. Our company and the Cuban athlete have signed a contract for the coming years. The boxer is looking for a new World Championship and BB Promotions to break through the international boxing scene. The arrival of such a star as Gamboa represents the beginning […]

Yuriorkis Gamboa vs. Francisco Vargas in the works

By Allan Fox: Golden Boy Promotions are looking to put together a fight between WBC super featherweight champion Francisco Vargas (23-0-1, 17 KOs) and 34-year-old former IBF/WBA featherweight champion Yuriorkis Gamboa (25-1, 17 KOs). It would be a good fight if it can be made. Vargas recently stopped Takashi Miura in the 9th round last […]

Gamboa defeats Williams; Shabranskyy beats Gonzalez – results

(Photo Credit: Alex Menendez – HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions) By Tim Fletcher: Fighting for the first time in over a year, former WBA featherweight champion Yuriorkis Gamboa (25-1, 17 KOs) defeated Hylon Williams (16-2-1, 3 KOs) by a 10 round unanimous decision on Saturday night at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, New York. […]

Ortiz-Jennings, Gonzalez-Shabranskyy, & Clottey-Rosado tonight on HBO

(Photo Credit: Ed Mulholland/HBO) By Dan Ambrose: In one of HBO’s better cards in 2015, heavyweights Bryant Jennings (19-1, 10 KOs) and Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz (23-0, 20 KOs) will be going at it tonight at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, New York. The Ortiz vs. Jennings card is absolutely […]

Yuriorkis Gamboa vs. Hylon Williams this Saturday

(Photo Credit: Ed Mulholland/HBO) By Tim Fletcher: Ring rusty former featherweight champion Yuriorkis Gamboa (24-1, 17 KOs) will be making one of his increasingly rare appearances to ring this Saturday night in a 10 round fight against Hylon Williams Jr. (16-1, 3 KOs) on the undercard of the Bryant Jennings vs. Luis Ortiz fight at […]

Next chapter for Gamboa Starts Nov. 15 in Mexico

NEW YORK (Nov. 10, 2014) – The next chapter of multiple world champion Yuriorkis “The Cyclone of Guantanamo” Gamboa’s (23-1, 16 KOs) illustrious boxing career starts November 15 as the 2004 Olympic gold medalist takes on upset-minded Joel Montes de Oca (18-3, 10 KOs) in the 10-round co-feature at Plaza de Toros in Cancon, Mexico.… […]

Yuriorkis Gamboa vs. Joel Montes de Oca on November 15th in Cancun, Mexico

By Dan Ambrose: Former IBF/WBA featherweight champion Yuriorkis Gamboa (23-1, 16 KOs) will be fighting two weeks from now against super featherweight Joel Montes de Oca (18-3, 10 KOs) on November 15th in a scheduled 10 round bout at the Plaza de Toros, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Gamboa, 32, hasn’t fought since being stopped in […]

Gamboa going back down to super featherweight

By Dan Ambrose: Following his 9th round knockout loss to the 152 pound WBO lightweight champion Terence Crawford (24-0, 17 KOs) last Saturday night, former IBF/WBA featherweight champion Yuriorkis Gamboa (23-1, 16 KO’s) plans on moving back down to super featherweight to try and get fights against Juan Manuel Lopez and Mikey Garcia if possible. […]



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