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Glen Tapia: People Can’t Count Cotto Out, He Can Win

Glen Tapia understands some of the skepticism surrounding Miguel Cotto’s competition during his three-fight winning streak since he began working with trainer Freddie Roach. But Tapia just spent se...Read More

Roach: Glen Tapia Gave Miguel Cotto The Black Eye

In the last few weeks, WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33KOs) has been sporting a variety of bruises on his face. The Puerto Rican superstar is training very hard, at Hollywood's Wil...Read More

Video: Glen Tapia Discusses Return, Future, More

Victor Salazar catches up with middleweight contender Glen Tapia to discuss his rise to 16-pounds, the future of his career and more....Read More

Glen Tapia To Spar With Cotto, Return On November 14

Glen Tapia is scheduled to return to Freddie Roach’s Wild Card Boxing Gym in Hollywood on Monday to begin helping Miguel Cotto prepare for his middleweight championship showdown with Canelo Alvarez. ...Read More

Glen Tapia To Return in November or December, at 160

Passaic, NJ- The last time we saw ‘The Jersey Boy’ Glen Tapia (23-2,15 KO's), he suffered his second defeat in shocking fashion being stopped by Frenchman Michel Soro (27-1-1, 17 KO's). Had Tapia won ...Read More

Glen Tapia Reflects On TKO Loss and Weight Issues

Glen Tapia (23-2, 15 KOs) suffered the second setback of his career this past Friday when he was stopped by Michel Soro. The day before Tapia had issues making the 154 initially failing to make the we...Read More

Video: Michel Soro Breaks Down His TKO of Glen Tapia

Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey - Bill "Two Scoops" Emes catches up with Michel Soro (26-1-1, 15 KO’s) of France to discuss his fourth round stoppage victory over Glen Tapia (23-2, 15 KO’s) in t...Read More

Video: Glen Tapia Very Emotional After TKO Defeat

Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey - Bill "Two Scoops" Emes catches up with Glen Tapia (23-2, 15 KO’s) to discuss his fourth round stoppage loss to Michel Soro (26-1-1, 15 KO’s) of France in their ...Read More

Michel Soro Drills Glen Tapia With Vicious TKO

Prudential Center, Newark, NJ - Maryland’s Mike Reed (14-0, 8 KOs) defeated Puerto Rico’s Osenohad Vazquez (8-4-1, 3 KOs) by a second round TKO in a Jr. Welterweight contest. Stalking with the double ...Read More

Michel Soro Sure Fight Against Glen Tapia Ends In KO

NEWARK, N.J. – The last time Michel Soro traveled from France to the United States for a fight, he had to settle for a majority draw with undefeated middleweight prospect Antoine Douglas. Soro is s...Read More

Tapia: People Thought Kirkland KO Loss Ended My Career

NEWARK, N.J. – Glen Tapia’s knockout loss to James Kirkland is mostly remembered for its frightening ending, the way Kirkland connected with a crushing left hook as referee Steve Smoger slowly stepped...Read More

Photos/Weights: Tapia-Soro, Monaghan-Conceicao

NEWARK -- It is Fight Week for local favorites and Top-10 contenders GLEN "Jersey Boy" TAPIA and "Irish" SEANIE MONAGHAN. Both fighters will headline an action-packed boxing card on Friday, May 8, ...Read More

Tapia, Monaghan Set For 5/8 truTV Bill; Tix On Sale Friday

Top Rank is going all in with its new boxing series on truTV. The Las Vegas-based promotional outfit comes out swinging, with shows on each of the first three Fridays in May, beginning with a May 1 sh...Read More

Glen Tapia To Fight Michel Soro 5/8 in Newark, TruTV

Junior middleweight contender Glen Tapia will face France’s Michel Soro (25-1-1, 15KOs) in the main event of a May 8 card at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Tapia (23-1, 15 KOs), of nearby...Read More

Macau Undercard: Tapia Stops Dawson, Yang Wins Big

Kuok Kun 'K.K.' Ng overcame an early knockdown to score two of his own before knocking out Chingchai Kiatpracha in round three. Official time was 2:35 of round three. Jose Felix Jr. (29-1-1, 24KOs...Read More

Tapia Expects To Show What Roach Has Taught Him

Glen Tapia admits he was hard-headed sometimes when Freddie Roach began training him nearly 11 months ago at Roach’s Wild Card Boxing Club. Old habits are tough to break, but Tapia has made many of...Read More

Photos/Weights: Ruenroeng, Shiming Ready To Fight

Amnat Ruenroeng hopes to pick up where he left off following a fantastic 2014 ring campaign, while Zou Shiming looks to become just the second fighter ever from China to claim a major title. Ruenro...Read More

Roach Hopes Tapia Gets Rematch With Kirkland

James Kirkland clearly has a bigger fight on his immediate agenda, but Freddie Roach hopes Glen Tapia gets another shot at Kirkland at some point. Kirkland (32-1, 28 KOs) stopped Tapia (22-1, 14 KO...Read More

Photos: Glen Tapia in Top Form For Macau Showcase

Macau, China --- Junior middleweight contender Glen Tapia (22-1, 14 KOs), of Passaic, NJ, works out with Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach at the Venetian Macao for his upcoming 10 round NABO jun...Read More

Photos: Zou Shiming Putting in Work at The Wild Card

MACAO -- The upcoming Chinese New Year will begin on February 19, 2015 -- The Year of the Sheep. But Chinese boxing fans from around the world are hoping it will also usher in the beginning of The Sh...Read More