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Tony Thompson wants David Price third fight

By Scott Gilfoid: 45-year-old former two-time heavyweight world title challenger Tony Thompson (40-7, 27 KOs) is interested in facing #11 WBO contender David Price (21-3, 18 KOs) in a third fight.  → read full story

Luis Ortiz – Tony Thompson averages 740K viewers on HBO

By Jeff Aranow: Last Saturday’s fight between interim WBA heavyweight champion Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz (25-0, 22 KOs) and Tony “The Tiger” Thompson (40-7m 27 KOs) averaged 740,000 viewers on HBO Boxing After Dark with a peak of 807,000 viewers, according to ESPN.  → read full story

Luis Ortiz: The top heavyweights are going to have to fight me

By Jeff Aranow: Interim WBA heavyweight champion Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz (25-0, 22 KOs) believes the top heavyweights in the division are going to have to fight him sooner or later.  → read full story

Luis Ortiz defeats Tony Thompson; Jessie Vargas stops Sadam Ali

WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 5, 2016) – WBA Interim Heavyweight World Champion Luis “King Kong” Ortiz (25-0, 22 KOs) continued his rapid descent up the heavyweight division, knocking Tony “The Tiger” Thompson (40-7, 27 KOs) down twice before finishing him with a huge knockout in the sixth round.  → read full story

Luis Ortiz KOs Tony Thompson in 6th round – results

By Dan Ambrose: In an embarrassingly one-sided fight, interim WBA heavyweight champion Luis “The Real King Kong (25-0, 22 KOs) flattened the aging 44-year-old former two-time world title challenger Tony “The Tiger” Thompson (40-7, 27 KOs) in stopping him in the 6th round on Saturday night in a fight televised by HBO Boxing from the […]

Luis Ortiz faces Tony Thompson tonight on HBO

By Dan Ambrose: Unbeaten interim WBA heavyweight champion Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz (24-0, 21 KOs) has a showcase fight tonight against 44-year-old Tony Thompson (40-6, 27 KOs) on HBO Boxing from the DC Armory in Washington, DC.  → read full story

Weigh-in results: Ortiz-Thompson & Ali-Vargas

By Jim Dower: Interim WBA heavyweight champion Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz (24-0, 21 KOs) weighed in today for his fight on Saturday night against former two-time world title challenger Tony “The Tiger” Thompson (40-6, 27 KOs) for their fight on HBO World Championship Boxing from the DC Armory in Washington, DC.  → read full […]

Luis Ortiz promises to beat Tony Thompson on Saturday

(Photo Credit: Louis Tinsley – Tom Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions) By Allan Fox: Interim WBA heavyweight champion Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz (24-0, 21 KOs) is very confident about his fight against Tony Thompson (40-6, 27 KOs) this Saturday night at the DC Armory in Washington, DC.  → read full story

Ortiz vs. Thompson final press conference quotes

WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 3, 2016) – Fighters featured on the March 5 HBO Boxing After Dark telecast shared their final thoughts ahead of Saturday’s fights at the final press conference today in Washington, D.C.  → read full story

HBO Boxing after Dark®: Luis Ortiz vs. Tony Thompson and Sadam Ali vs. Jessie Vargas

HBO Boxing travels to the nation’s capital for an all-action doubleheader when HBO BOXING AFTER DARK: LUIS ORTIZ VS.  → read full story

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