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Matthysse vs. Kiram

Matthysse was behind on one of judges’ scorecards at time of KO of Kiram

By Dan Ambrose: Lucas Matthysse (39-4, 36 KOs) was surprisingly behind on one of the judges’ scorecards at the time he knocked Tewa Kiram (38-1, 28 KOs) out in round 8 last Saturday night at the Forum in Inglewood, California. Judge Pat Russell had the 25-year-old Kiram ahead by a 68-65 score through the first […]

Lucas Matthysse defeats Tewa Kiram to win WBA welterweight title

In his third opportunity at a world title, Argentine knockout artist Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse (39-4, 36 KOs) stopped previously undefeated Thai superstar Tewa Kiram (37-1, 27 KOs) in the eighth round of a scheduled 12-round fight to win the WBA Welterweight World Championship on HBO Boxing After Dark in front of a roaring crowd […]

Lucas Matthysse vs. Tewa Kiram – Results

By Dan Ambrose: After toiling away as a pro for 14 years, Lucas Matthysse (39-4, 36 KOs) finally captured a world title in destroying previously unbeaten #1 WBA Tewa Kiram (38-1, 28 KOs) by a brutal 8th round knockout to win the vacant WBA World welterweight title on Saturday night at The Forum in Inglewood, […]

Matthysse-Kiram & Linares-Gesta – Official weights

By Jeff Aranow: Lucas Matthysse (38-4, 35 KOs), Tewa Kiram (38-0, 25 KOs), Jorge Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) and Mercito Gesta (31-1-2, 17 KOs) all made weight for their fights this Saturday night on HBO Boxing After Dark [BAD] at The Forum in Inglewood, California. … Read

Matthysse Ready For Kiram; Linares Looks To Impress Against Gesta Live On Boxnation

Lucas Matthysse is ready to throw his name into the mix at welterweight when he takes on undefeated Tiwa Kiram for the vacant WBA welterweight world title. The pair clash this Saturday night exclusively live on BoxNation from the Forum in Inglewood, California, with Argentine Matthysse moving up from light-welterweight to take on the relatively […]

Matthysse prepared for Kiram for Saturday

By Stanley White: Lucas Mattysse (38-4, 35 KOs) fully expects Tewa Kiram to try to use his reach and size to keep the fight on the outside this Saturday night in their contest for the vacant WBA World welterweight title at The Forum in Inglewood, California. Matthysse, 35, says he doesn’t care what the unbeaten […]

Lucas Matthysse vs. Tewa Kiram & Jorge Linares vs. Mercito Gesta final press conference quotes

Fighters on the special double main event of Matthysse vs. Kiram and Linares vs. Gesta held a final press conference today ahead of the explosive Golden Boy Promotions card that will take place this Jan. 27 at the “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, Calif. In the first part of this spectacular main event, former interim WBC […]

Matthysse-Kiram & Linares-Gesta this Sat. on HBO Boxing After Dark

HBO Boxing ushers in a new year with the all-action doubleheader HBO BOXING AFTER DARK: LUCAS MATTHYSSE VS. TEWA KIRAM AND JORGE LINARES VS. MERCITO GESTA, presented SATURDAY, JAN. 27 at 10:30 p.m. (live ET/tape-delayed PT) from The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. The HBO Sports team will call all the action, which will be available […]

Matthysse vs. Kiram prediction by Lederman

By Tim Royner: Lucas Matthysse (38-4, 35 KOs) will be scoring a knockout this Saturday night in fight against Tewa Kiram (38-0, 28 KOs), according to HBO’s Harold Lederman. He sees 35-year-old Matthysse stopping the much younger and taller 25-year-old Tewa in their contest for the vacant WBA World welterweight title on HBO Boxing After […]

Tewa Kiram: I have great plan for Matthysse fight

By Dan Ambrose:: Tewa Kiram (38-0, 28 KOs) says he has a great plan to use to defeat Lucas Matthysse (38-4, 35 KOs) for their fight next week on January 27 for the vacant WBA World welterweight title at The Forum in Inglewood, California. … Read

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