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Nico Hernandez Is Boxing's Ultimate Hometown Hero

Nico Hernandez Is Boxing's Ultimate Hometown Hero

By Corey Erdman - Plenty of boxers have the backing of their hometown fans, but none have the support of their city quite like Nico Hernandez. Ever since Hernandez won a bronze medal at the 2016 Olymp...Read More

Nico Hernandez Continues Winning Run With TKO of Torres

U.S. Olympian and hometown favorite Nico Hernandez captured the vacant International Boxing Association (IBA) Americas flyweight title in his fourth professional fight, headlining last night's "KO Ni...Read More

Nico Hernandez vs. Jozsef Ajtai Set For February 10

2016 Olympic bronze medalist and hometown hero Nico Hernandez has fully recovered from an injury that postponed his December 2nd fight to Saturdeay, February 10, versus Hungarian champion Jozsef "Litt...Read More

Nico Hernandez Injured, Return Pushed Back To February 10

Due to an injury suffered by 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez last week at training camp, this Saturday night's "KO Night Boxing: Gold & Glory" card, presented by KO Night Boxing LLC, has b...Read More

Nico Hernandez vs. Jozsef Ajtai Set For December 2

PARK CITY, Kansas - USA Olympian and hometown hero Nico Hernandez and Hungarian flyweight champion Jozsef "Little Red" Ajtai took completely different paths into the professional ranks. Hernandez vs, ...Read More

Nico Hernandez Back on December 2 at Hartman Arena

2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez will be fighting for his first professional title on Saturday, December 2, when he takes on Hungarian invader Jozsef "Little Red" Ajtai in the eight-round m...Read More

Nico Hernandez, Tramaine Williams, Zhilei Zhang Get Big Wins

The name of last night's "KO Night Boxing: Step Up" event certainly was appropriate as 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez had to overcome a major obstacle to remain undefeated at Hartman Aren...Read More

News: Ivan Dychko, Nico Hernandez, Ruben Villa, More

This past weekend in Miami, Heavyweight Factory Gym Founder, Kris Lawrence, and a group of their prominent fighters, which included recently signed two-time Olympic Super Heavyweight Bronze Medallist ...Read More

Nico Hernandez Set To Return on September 23

KO Night Boxing LLC and Hartman Arena hosted a private media luncheon today to announce the return of 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez for his third professional fight on Saturday, Septembe...Read More

Nico Hernandez Rolls on To Dominate, Stop Jose Rodriguez

Wichita hero and 2016 Olympic bronze medalist, Nico Hernandez, dominated Jose "Mexican Diablo" Rodriguez in last night's "KO Night Boxing: Rapid Fire" main event, which aired on CBS Sports Network liv...Read More

Jose Rodriguez Feels He Will Drill Olympian Nico Hernandez

Unfazed Mexico-native Jose Rodriguez is determined to knockout 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez on Saturday, June 17, in the "KO Night Boxing: Rapid Fire" headline event. Wichita-native Her...Read More

Nico Hernandez Back on June 17, CBS Sports Network

PARK CITY, Kansas - 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez returns to the ring on Saturday, June 17, at home in Wichita for his second professional fight. “KO Night Boxing: Rapid Fire” will air (...Read More

Nico Hernandez Wants To Turn Wichita into a Fight Town

Last Saturday night at Kansas Star Arena in nearby Mulvane, 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez planted a seed in hopes of growing Wichita into a fight town, as world champions Terence Crawfor...Read More

Nico Hernandez Makes His Pro Debut in Style

2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez (1-0, 1 KO) made his debut with a first round stoppage over at the Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas. In a fight scheduled for six-rounds, Hernandez sto...Read More

Photos: Nico Hernandez vs. Patrick Gutierrez - Official Weigh-In

Hernandez weighed in at 115-pounds, while Gutierrez was 116-pounds. MULVANE, Kansas -- 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez will join an elite group this Saturday night as he makes his profess...Read More

Nico Hernandez Details Long Road, Motivated as Pro Debut Nears

By Thomas Gerbasi - The “gym” is as far away from the glamour associated with the professional debut of an Olympian, but for the young man who collected a bronze medal for the United States in the 201...Read More

Nico Hernandez, Olympic Medal Winner, To Debut on March 25

2016 Olympic junior flyweight bronze medalist Nico Hernandez will make his professional boxing debut at home on Saturday, March 25 (9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT) on CBS Sports Network. He will headline "Knoc...Read More

Nico Hernandez To Turn Pro on Crawford vs. Molina Card

BoxingScene.com has been advised that Nico Hernandez, who won a bronze medal at the Rio Olympics for the United States in the light flyweight division, is going to officially turn pro on December 10th...Read More

Shakur Stevenson, Nico Hernandez To Get Honored at Home

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. - USA Boxing's 2016 Olympic medalists are the pride of their hometowns and two of them will receive honorary parades celebrating their Rio hardware over the weekend. Two-time...Read More

Team USA: The Journey Ends for Two, Mayer Advances

Friday, Nico Hernandez and Carlos Balderas joined middleweight teammate Charles Conwell at the Olympic off ramp. Their Olympic dream in 2016 is at an end. ...Read More