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title News: Barrera On Mission Against Khan; Molina Signs With Goosen

barrera4634The 12-round main event March 14th between 22-year-old lightweight prospect Amir Khan and Hall of Fame bound multiple world champion, “The Baby Faced Assassin” Marco Antonio Barrera, shapes up as a potential classic at The M.E.N. Arena in Manchester, United Kingdom. Read the rest of this entry »

title Alvarado vs. Clottey This Saturday; McCullough vs. Becerra on March 16th – News

alvarado4369The pride of Denver, undefeated junior welterweight contender “MILE HIGH” MIKE ALVARADO, returns to the ring in his 2009 debut, This Saturday! March 7 at the Mile High Event Center, located directly across from Mile High Racing Park in Commerce City (5155 East 64th Avenue, Commerce City, CO 80022). The top-15 contender will be taking on crafty Emmanuel Clottey, in a 10-round rumble, headlining an action-packed eight-bout bout. Read the rest of this entry »

title Jeffries Destroys Vayavoda

jeffries5434234By Jim Dower: In his first fight as a pro, British 2008 Bronze medalist Tony Jeffries (1-0, 1 KOs) destroyed Aliaksandr Vayavoda (5-13-1, 3 KOs) in the 1st round on Friday night at the Metrodome, Barnsley, in Yorkshire. Jeffries, throwing huge right hands, staggered Vayavoda late in the 1st round. Jeffries then poured it on adding four more big right hands ending with referee Howard John Foster stepping in and stopping the bout at 2:42 with Vayavoda still on his feet. Read the rest of this entry »

title Johnson Defeats Judah, Wants Dawson Now; Ortiz vs. Arnaoutis – News

Friday night at the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, Florida, former world light heavyweight champion Glen “The Road Warrior” Johnson finally got his chance to put his controversial 2003 draw with Daniel Judah to rest, and he made the most of his opportunity, scoring a near shutout ten round decision over his opponent in the main event of ESPN2 Friday Night Fights. Read the rest of this entry »

title Saunders Defeats Molnar

saunders56445By Jim Dower: 2008 British Olympian Billy Joe Saunders (1-0, 1 KOs) defeated Attila Molnar (12-13-6, 5 KOs) in the 2nf round of a scheduled four round bout on Saturday night at the National Indoor Arena, in Birmingham, West Midlands. In the 2nd round, Saunders backed Molnar up against the ropes and nailed him with a flurry of power shots that snapped Molnar’s head around, hurting him badly. Referee John Keane then stepped in and stopped the fight at 1:47 of the round before Saunders could finish him off. Read the rest of this entry »

title Gavin Stops Kadaria

gavin452435By Jim Dower: Making his pro debut, former 2007 AB lightweight champion Frankie Gavin (1-0, 1 KOs) stopped Georgian George Kadaria (5-4) in the 4th round of a scheduled four round bout on Saturday night at the National Indoor Arena, in Birmingham, West Midlands. With Kadaria taking severe punishment against the ropes in the 3rd, referee John Keane decided to step in to stop the action at 1:39 of the round to prevent Kadaria from taking any additional punishment. Read the rest of this entry »

title Battle of York III: Thompson, Bowman, Weimer, More

york5544By Sam Gregory: This Saturday night March 7th, TKO Boxing presents “Battle of York” 3 at the historic Valencia ballroom in York, Pa. The world class boxing card will feature York Pa’s own undefeated featherweight Carney “Beeper” Bowman 12-0 with 5 KO’s who in his last appearance at the Valencia last November stopped Castulo Gonzalez in four rounds. Also headlining the card as the co-main event is super bantamweight Eric Nemo 6-1 with 2 KO’s who is also from York, Pa. making his first appearance in his hometown. Read the rest of this entry »

title DeGale Defeats Tchilaia, Fails To Impress

degale434233By Jim Dower: Former 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist James DeGale (1-0) got off on the right track in his pro career on Saturday night defeating Georgian Vepkhia Tchilaia (9-9, 5 KOs) by a four-round referee’s decision at the National Indoor Arena, in Birmingham, West Midlands. Referee Howard John Foster scored it 40-36, giving all four rounds to DeGale. Read the rest of this entry »

title News – DeGale Inspired By Rogan; Ustinov Defeats Pedyura, Serrano-Krupp

degale423535James DeGale wants to fight on Martin Rogan’s undercard after being blown away by the new Commonwealth heavyweight champion’s defeat of Matt Skelton on Saturday. DeGale hailed Belfast hero Rogan as an inspiration following his KO win over the Bedford puncher in Birmingham. Read the rest of this entry »

title Munroe Defeats Martinez; Cunningham Praises Adamek’s Victory – News

munroe35245234Friday night at the Metrodome in Barnsley, England, promoter Frank Maloney put on a fight card headlined by European super bantam champion Rendall Munroe’s dangerous defense against Kiko Martinez in a rematch. Martinez ruthlessly attacked the southpaw champion in the early rounds, forcing Munroe to weather the storm and bide his time until the hard punching Spaniard started to slow down. Read the rest of this entry »

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