title Escobedo gets emotional after loss to Broner, says he didn’t get a fair fight

vicente escobedo adrien broner  photoBy Dan Ambrose: Vincente Escobedo (26-4, 15 KO’s) was almost in tears after losing to former WBO super featherweight champion Adrien Broner (24-0, 20 KO’s) by a 5th round TKO last Saturday night at the U.S Bank in Cincinnati, Ohio. Escobedo had to face a bigger sized Broner, who failed to make weight on Friday for the fight, and also came in over the 140 pound rehydration weigh-in on the day of the fight. Read the rest of this entry »



title Keith Thurman: I think I can beat Mayweather

floyd mayweather jr  photoBy Allan Fox: Undefeated welterweight/junior middleweight prospect Keith Thurman (18-0, 17 KO’s) stayed unbeaten with a 6th round TKO win over 31-year-old Orlando Lora (29-3-2, 19 KO’s) on Saturday night on the undercard of the Adrien Broner vs. Vincente Escobdo card at the U.S Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. Read the rest of this entry »



title Adrien Broner: The future of the sport or not?

vicente escobedo adrien broner  photoBy Mr. Medrano: Adrien Broner (24-0-0 20 k.o.’s) has put together a string of wins in which he looks “great” against the people standing in front of him. So now the question has to be asked whether or not he is the future for the squared circle. He has yet to fight anyone who is well known in the sport, of course that is not saying much. Read the rest of this entry »



title Broner wins in 5 but loses the boxing worlds respect

vicente escobedo adrien broner  photoBy Gareth Rees: Adrian Broner (24-0 20 KOs) proved he was a league above the respected Vincente Escobedo (26-4 15 KOs) but has lost a large portion of the boxing worlds respect, whilst Escobedo has gained a massive increase in fans. Broner may have won the fight in 5 rounds, as Escobedo’s trainer Joel Julio threw in the towel so his fighter didn’t take anymore needless punishment, but what everyone will remember is Broner’s disgusting attitude as he failed to make weight massively on two occasions. Read the rest of this entry »



title Calzaghe wants to be Khan’s saviour

amir khan  photoBy Dan Henderson: World champion trainer Enzo Calzaghe has told the British media that he would take the job in becoming Amir’s new trainer and help in resurrecting Amir Khan’s career following his 4th round TKO defeat to unbeaten American Danny ‘Swift’ Garcia. Read the rest of this entry »



title Broner poised to be one of the great ones if he keeps improving

vicente escobedo adrien broner  photoBy Chris Williams: Adrien Broner (24-0, 20 KO’s) continues to make believers out of the doubters in the boxing world after defeating Vincente Escobedo (26-4, 15 KO’s) by a 5th round TKO on Saturday night in a fight where Broner could do nothing wrong. He opened up with both barrels in the 5th, and it looked bad for Escobedo until his corner halted the fight. Read the rest of this entry »



title Gesta ready for Barnett on August 3rd

mercito gesta  photoBy Chris Williams: Unbeaten lightweight/light welterweight contender Mercito Gesta (25-0, 13 KO’s) is ready for his 10 round bout against Ty Barnett (20-2-1, 13 KO’s) on August 3rd on Friday Night Fights at the Texas Station Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada. This will be a great chance for the 24-year-old Gesta to show what he’s got, because the fight will be televised all across the United States. Read the rest of this entry »



title Broner could replace Mayweather and Pacquiao in a year or two

manny pacquiao floyd mayweather jr adrien broner  photoBy Scott Gilfoid: Adrien Broner (24-0, 20 KO’s) is quickly becoming a household name after making light work of Vincente Escobedo (26-4, 15 KO’s) in a 5th round stoppage on Saturday night in Cincinnati, Ohio. Read the rest of this entry »



title Cano defeats Perez, captures WBA interim light welterweight title

By Jim Dower: Pablo Cesar Cano (25-1-1, 19 KO’s) defeated WBA interim light welterweight champion Johan Perez (15-1-1, 12 KO’s) by a 7th round technical decision on Saturday night to capture the belt at the Oasis Hotel in Cancun, Mexico. The fight was halted in the 7th after Cano was badly cut by a head-butt, causing the fight to go to the cards. The final judges’ scores were 68-65, 68-65 and 67-67. Read the rest of this entry »



title Broner too much for Escobedo; now will be #1 WBO contender at lightweight

vicente escobedo adrien broner  photoBy Scott Gilfoid: Adrien Broner (24-0, 20 KO’s) made it look too easy in bloodying and halting Vincente Escobedo (26-4, 15 KO’s) in the 5th round tonight in becoming the first fighter to ever stop the 30-year-old Escobedo. Broner went after Escobedo in the 5th and was really working him over big time when Escobedo’s corner Joel Diaz threw in the top, causing referee Gary Rosato to stop the fight at 2:42 of the 5th. Read the rest of this entry »



title Joan Guzman stops Pimentel in 1st round!

By Jason Kim: Former two division world champion Joan Guzman (33-0-1, 20 KO’s) kept his unbeaten record intact with a 1st round TKO win over journeyman Jorge Pimentel (25-16, 19 KO’s) on Saturday night at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, in Hollywood, Florida. Guzman, now 36, blasted the overmatched Pimental out with a powerful three punch combination to get a stoppage. Read the rest of this entry »



title Broner destroys Escobedo in 5

vicente escobedo adrien broner  photoBy Jim Dower: Fighting for the last time at super featherweight, former WBO super featherweight champion Adrien Broner (24-0, 20 KO’s) made easy work of the smaller, weaker, and slower Vicente Escobedo (26-4, 15 KO’s), stopping him in the 5th round of a one-sided fight on Saturday night at the U.S. Bank Arena, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Read the rest of this entry »



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