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title Does Chavez Jr. Deserve To Fight Pacquiao, De La Hoya or Duddy?

chavez56535By Chris Williams: Having seen Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (39-0-1, 29 KOs) fight yet another handpicked opponent last weekend against Luciano Cuello (23-1, 10 KOs) in Tijuana, Mexico, I don’t see how Chavez Jr. deserves a fight against Manny Pacquiao, Oscar De La Hoya or John Duddy. Chavez Jr., 23, struggled mightily with the non-top 15 ranked Cuello, having both his eyes swollen and struggling from the third round on. Read the rest of this entry »



title Ragosina Stops Weston

ragoshina4344By Erik Schmidt: Unbeaten WIBF Women’s International Boxing Federation and WBC female super middleweight champion Natascha Ragosina (20-0, 12 KOs) Stopped challenger Iva Weston (12-5, 1 KOs) in the 6th round on Saturday night at the Mehrzweckhalle Grossziethen, Schoenefeld, in Brandenburg, Germany. Ragosina, 32, making her 11th defense of her WIBF super middleweight title, dropped Weston with a huge right hand early in the 6th round. Read the rest of this entry »



title Matthew Hatton Defeats Bami

matthew25By Jim Dower: Welterweight Matthew Hatton (36-4-1, 14 KOs) continued with his recent career success with a 6th round stoppage over Ted Bami (26-5, 13 KOs) on Saturday night at the Leisure Centre, Altrincham, in Cheshire. Hatton, 27, the younger brother of British boxing star Ricky Hatton, nailed Bami with a hard left hook in the 6th to put him down. Referee Terry O’Connor swooped in and stopped the fight at 2:03 of the round. Read the rest of this entry »



title Montiel Crushes Silva, Wins Vacant WBO Bantamweight Title

montiel32453By Manuel Perez: Two time World Boxing Organization super flyweight champion Fernando Montiel (39-2-1, 29 KOs) stopped Argentinean Diego Oscar Silva (24-2-3, 12 KOs) in the 3rd round of a scheduled 12-round bout on Saturday night for the vacant WBO bantamweight title at the Plaza de Toros, in Tijuana, Mexico. Montiel, 30, knocked Silva down three times in the fight, once in the 2nd and two more times in the 3rd. Read the rest of this entry »



title Groves Destroys Samuels

groves322451By Nate Anderson: Unbeaten super middleweight prospect George Groves (3-0, 2 KOs) stopped former British challenger Paul Samuels (19-6-2, 11 KOs) in the 1st round on Saturday night at the Echo Arena, in Liverpool. Groves, 21, dropped Samuels with a big right hand in the 1st, and moments later knocked him off balance with a couple of punches that missed but still were able to get Samuels to stumble backwards into the ropes. Read the rest of this entry »



title Price Stops Ingleby, Gets Rocked and Looks Flawed

price3By Nate Anderson: 2008 Olympic Bronze Medalist for Britain David Price (1-0, 1 KOs) got off his professional boxing career to a good start last night with a 3rd round stoppage of David Ingleby (6-25-1, 4 KOs) at the Echo Arena, in Liverpool, England. Read the rest of this entry »



title Dirrell Dominates the Fight, Stops Findley in 6 Rounds!

dirrell352423By Sam Gregory: In the main event undefeated southpaw Andre Dirrell who is going into tonight’s fight with a record of 17 wins, 12 by KO and no loses, faces Derrick “Superman” Findley with a record of 13 wins with 2 loses and 8 KO’s in a scheduled 10 round bout in the super middleweight division. Read the rest of this entry »



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 »



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