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Adam Lopez vs. Carlos Valcarcel on November 12 in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA - World ranked super bantamweight Adam Lopez will take on Carlos Valcarcel on Saturday, November 12th at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia. The broadcast is slated to begin at 9:30 PM E...Read More

Monaghan Fends Off Brave George For Win In Brookyln

Unbeaten cruiserweight Joseph Williams pitched a six-round shutout versus determined but overmatched Joey Montoya (9-3-3, 3KOs). Scores were 60-53 across the board for Williams, who hails from the Far...Read More

Photos/Weights: Monaghan, George Ready For Tru Battle

The latest installment of the MetroPCS Friday Night Knockout series on truTV returns this Friday, live from Aviator Sports Complex in Brooklyn, New York. Headlining the show, unbeaten light heavywe...Read More

Lock Knocks Out Miskirtchian In Major Upset

Alexander Miskirtchian intended to use his stateside debut as means to rebuild towards another run at a featherweight title. Instead, he is forces to reexamine his career after veteran spoiler Corneli...Read More

Miskirtchian, Lock Set To Take It Outside In Coney Island

Boxing returns to MCU Park in the Coney Island section of Brooklyn for the first time since 2001 (when it originally opened as KeySpan Park), headlined by a featherweight crossroads bout between Alex ...Read More

John Joe Nevin Building His Career in The States

By Thomas Gerbasi - Back home in Mullingar, Ireland, practically everything John Joe Nevin does is front page news. In Philadelphia, he’s just another prizefighter trying to deal with the heat and hum...Read More

John Joe Nevin Inks Managerial With Cameron Dunkin

Manager Cameron Dunkin has just recently added to his vast stable of fighters - which already includes the likes of Terence Crawford, Brandon Rios and Nonito Donaire. "John Joe Nevin, Olympic silve...Read More

John Joe Nevin Pumped To Make New York Debut

BROOKLYN, NY - Coney Island attracts people from all corners of the world who hit New York to experience the Big Apple brand of entertainment and aura by the sea-shore. Many Irish eyes will be smiling...Read More

John Joe Nevin Arrested After Alleged Bar Fight

Silver medalist turned pro prospect John Joe Nevin was allegedly involved in a bar fight earlier this week that ended with Nevin and four other men being arrested. He is due in court on Friday, accord...Read More

John Joe Nevin Accused Of Criminal Damage

Silver medalist turned pro prospect John Joe Nevin is out on bail and due back in court in two months after being accused of criminal damage, according to the Irish Independent. Nevin is accused of...Read More

Heiland Shocks Matthew Macklin With a Nasty Knockout

WBO #4 British lightweight Anthony Crolla (29-4-2, 11 KOs) continued his recent successful streak with an easy points win over tough Hungarian journeyman Gyorgy Mizsei Jr. (20-12, 12 KOs). The sole sc...Read More

John Joe Nevin is Pumped For Pro Fight in Ireland

Olympic silver medallist John Joe Nevin is relishing the prospect of fighting as a professional in Ireland on Saturday night. The super-featherweight with make his third appearance as a pro at the ...Read More

Julian Williams Drills Freddy Hernandez In Three Rounds

House of Blues, Boston, Massachusetts - Undefeated lightweight prospect Jamie Kavanagh (16-1-1, 7KOs) won an eight round unanimous decision over Andres Navarro (9-5-1, 6KOs). The scores were 78-72, 79...Read More

John Joe Nevin Makes Pro Debut on GBP Card, 3/17

BOSTON - Boxing will experience the luck of the Irish when the popular Golden Boy Live! series fittingly heads to Boston for a one-of-a-kind St. Patrick's Day celebratory night of fights on Monday, Ma...Read More

Nevin Will Not Be Present For World Championships

John Joe Nevin's absence from the Ireland boxing squad for next month's World Championships in Kazakhstan has left the nation without a representative in the bantamweight slot. Nevin was on the ori...Read More

UK News: Froch in 3D; Dillian Whyte; James Tennyson

En route to a London Press Conference to the biggest fight of his young career, 24 year old Dillian Whyte received a phone call from UK Anti Doping (UKAD). The news that traces of a banned substance o...Read More

Nevin Backs Away From Amir Khan Deal, Not Going Pro

LONDON - Irish Olympian John Joe Nevin has reversed his decision to turn professional opting instead to remain in the amateur circuit. Super Fight Promotions were made aware of this late last nigh...Read More

John Joe Nevin Goes Pro, Inks Deal With Amir Khan

LONDON - Super Fight Promotions is delighted to announce the signing of London 2012 Irish Olympic silver medalist John Joe Nevin. The 23-year-old who dazzled at last summer’s Olympic Games, only mi...Read More