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title Yorgey KO’s Hearns!

hearns43By Sam Gregory: Tonight a battle between two unbeaten fighters in a scheduled 12 round fight in the Jr middleweight division will feature Ronald Hearns and his opponent Harry Joe Yorgey on the undercard of a special Saturday edition of ShoBox; The New Generation telecast from Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Okla. Read the rest of this entry »

title Quigley Stops Dodson

dodson435By Nate Anderson: Super middleweight Tony Quigley (13-1, 6 KOs) stopped Tony Dodson (24-5-1, 12 KOs) in the 12th round for the vacant BBBofC British super middleweight title. Quigley, 24, dropped Dodson twice in the 12th. After a badly hurt Dodson got up from the 2nd knockdown, Quigley nailed him with a left-right combination, at which referee Howard John Foster stepped in and halted the fight at 1:14 of the 12th. Read the rest of this entry »

title What’s The Next Move For Samuel Peter?

peter3244By Jim Dower: Having now lost his last two fights, former World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Samuel Peter (30-3, 23 KOs) finds himself stuck between a rock and hard place after last night’s 10-round majority decision loss to Eddie Chambers. Peter, 28, came into the fight weighing a bit too much at 265, and the added 20 pounds of flab seemed to slow him down enough so that many of his power shots were either too slow to land or were picked off by Chambers. Read the rest of this entry »

title Ramogoadi Stops Derry Matthews; Watson Decisions Gethin

By Nate Anderson: Super featherweight Derry Matthews (21-3, 11 KOs) was taken out in the 4th round tonight by South African Harry Ramogoadi (20-10-2, 6 KOs) at the Echo Arena, in Liverpool, England. Matthews had looked good through the first three rounds when he got caught by a big right hand from Ramogoadi in the 4th, knocking Matthews to the canvas. Read the rest of this entry »

title Chavez Jr. Could be Facing Pacquiao, De La Hoya or Duddy in 2009

chavez53446By Manuel Perez: Following Julio Cesar Chavez Jr’s 10-round unanimous decision tonight over Luciano Cuello at the Plaza Monumental Playa, in Tijuana, Mexico, Chavez Jr’s promoter Bob Arum made a shocking announcement when he said that he’s looking Manny Pacquiao, Oscar De La Hoya and John Duddy as possible opponents for Chavez Jr. in 2009. Read the rest of this entry »

title Chavez Jr. Defeats Cuello; Humberto Soto Too Much For Davis

soto44442By Manuel Perez: Light middleweight contender Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (39-0-1, 29 KOs) defeated previously undefeated Argentinean Luciano Cuello (23-1, 10 KOs) by a fairly close 10-round decision on Saturday night at the Plaza Monumental Playas, in Tijuana, Mexico. The final judges’ scores were 98-92, 96-94 and 96-95. Like usual Chavez Jr. fights, there was at least one judge that had scores that were far different from the action took place in the ring. Read the rest of this entry »

title Haye-Klitschko: Would Boxing Be Better Off If Haye Knocks Wladimir Out?

wladimir569By Jim Slattengren: On June 20th, IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (52-3, 46 KOs) defends his title against British heavyweight David Haye (22-1, 21 KOs) in Germany. Wladimir, 33, has now held onto the IBF heavyweight title for the past three years, but he’s failed miserably in fighting one fan-pleasing fight during that stretch of time, which has included six fights over mostly mediocre opposition. Read the rest of this entry »

title Burns Stops Gomez, Wants Kevin Mitchell or Roman Martinez Next

burns34245By Nate Anderson: Commonwealth (British Empire) super featherweight champion Ricky Burns (26-2, 7 KOs) stopped challenger Michael Gomez (38-10, 25 KOs) in the 7th round last night at the Bellahouston Sports Centre, in Glasgow, Scotland. Burns, 25, making his 2nd defense of his Commonwealth title, caught Gomez against the ropes in the 7th and unloaded with a flurry of shots to the head and body, sending him with a final right hand. Read the rest of this entry »

title The Point of Mayweather’s Comeback

mayweather45623849By Calvin Betton: It’s going to happen, we all know it is, but what nobody knows for definite is who Floyd Mayweather is going to fight when it does happen.

Let me first put forward my opinions on Floyd Mayweather Jnr. He is without a shadow of a doubt one of the most skilled and complete boxers ever to walk the planet. He has speed, reflexes, power, stamina, defence and an unbreakable mental toughness. Read the rest of this entry »

title Chambers Outlasts Peter – Boxing Results

peter4542354By Sam Gregory: In the main event Samuel Peter, who came into this fight at 30-2 with 23 KO’s was also stepping in the ring at the heaviest weight of his professional career at 265 pounds. His opponent, “Fast” Eddie Chambers was fighting at one pound less than his heaviest weight; Chambers weighed in at 223 pounds. Read the rest of this entry »

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