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Ratings Trend Suggests There Can Be 'Too Much Boxing'

Sorry fight fans, but there is such a thing as too much boxing—and we are in the midst of such a run. While some boxing junkies marvel at fight shows appearing on a slew of networks on a regular ba...Read More

Tony Luis To Face Edward Valdez, 6/26 On CBSSN

Tony Luis now has an opponent for his June 26 showcase appearance in Niagara Falls. The lightweight contender from Ontario, Canada will face rugged veteran Edward Valdez of New York, by way of Dominic...Read More

Derry Mathews Decisions Tony Luis, Captures WBA Crown

Welterweight Steven Lewis (9-0, 4 KOs) made a short work of very inexperienced Reece Smith (2-1). Lewis dropped him with a right hand in clinch, then decked him again with a major right hand, and then...Read More

Derry Mathews Not Worried About Style of Tony Luis

DERRY MATHEWS was once written off as a no-hoper - tonight he fights for the interim WBA world lightweight title. He meets stand-in opponent Tony Luis at the Echo Arena in Liverpool in a contest w...Read More

Weights From Liverpool: Mathews 134 Lbs., Luis 134 Lbs.

It was an long and exhausting journey just to secure an opponent in order for Derry Mathews to remain on the April 18 bill at Echo Arena in Liverpool. With Canada’s Tony Luis answering the call on a f...Read More

Mathews, Luis Both Vow KO Performance On Saturday

Derry Mathews and Tony Luis are both promising knockouts ahead of their Interim WBA World Lightweight title showdown this Saturday night at the Liverpool Echo Arena, live and exclusive on BoxNation. ...Read More

Derry Mathews Will Now Face Tony Luis in WBA Clash

Derry Mathews was scheduled to face Ismael Barroso this weekend in in Liverpool, England at the Echo Arena for the WBA interim-lightweight title. But things hit a snag on Monday, according to Greg Coh...Read More

Tony Luis Will Now Face Ira Terry on 4/17, Harris Out

The WBC Continental Americas lightweight champion, Ontario's Tony Luis (19-2-0), will now make the first defense of his title against Ira Terry (26-13-0) on April 17 during a planned gala at the Grand...Read More

Tony Luis Returns on 4/17, Will Face Tyrone Harris

The WBC Continental Americas lightweight champion, Ontario's Tony Luis (19-2-0), will make the first defense of his title on April 17 during a planned gala at the Grand Casino in Hinckley, Minnesota. ...Read More

Tony Luis Laughs at 7-1 Odds in Favor of Karl Dargan

"I didn't know the odds were 7-1 against me, or I would have bet on myself!" laughed Canadian lightweight Tony "Lightning" Luis (19-2, 7 KOs). In the first boxing upset of the new year, Luis picked...Read More

Luis Upsets Undefeated Dargan; Barrera Batters Lacy

27-year old Lightweight Tony Luis (19-2, 7 KO) of Cornwall, Ontario, Canada, scored two knockdowns, got credit for one, and outclassed previously undefeated 29-year old Karl Dargan (17-1, 9 KO) of Phi...Read More

Photos/Weights: Karl Dargan 135, Tony Luis 134.2

The weights are in for the Jan. 30 edition of Friday Night Fights on ESPN2, taking place at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT. It features a ten-round lightweight battle between undefeate...Read More

Photos/Quotes: Dargan vs. Luis Final Presser Quotes

Karl "Dynamite" Dargan "I feel like I was just here at Foxwoods yesterday. I want to thank Tony for accepting this challenge. We had a great camp. I go into every fight looking at it like it's a wo...Read More

Tony Luis Ready For Another Tough Challenge In Dargan

You have to give Tony Luis credit. The combat-ready lightweight from Canada continues to seek the toughest challenges, even at the risk of adding another loss or two to his record. It was that fig...Read More

Tony Luis: The Pressure is On Karl Dargan, Not Me

Ontario, Canada: When Tony "The Lightning" Luis (18-2, 7 KOs) steps into the ring on Jan. 30 at Foxwoods Resort Casino to face undefeated Philadelphian Karl "Dynamite" Dargan (17-0, 9 KOs) many will...Read More

N.E. Heavyweights Added To Dargan-Luis 1/30 Bill

Before Karl "Dynamite" Dargan and Tony "The Lightning" Luis square off for the WBC Continental Americas Lightweight Championship, fans at Foxwoods Resort Casino will be treated to an action-packed car...Read More

Dargan-Luis Clash Marks Main Events' Return To ESPN2

Karl Dargan is deep in training for his January 30 showdown with Canada’s Tony Luis. The bout headlines at Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket, Conn. and airs live on ESPN2’s Friday Night Fight series. ...Read More

Photos: ShoBox's 200th Card From Verona, New York

VERONA, N.Y. – Antoine Douglas and Michel Soro fought to a majority draw (96-94 Soro, 95-95 twice) in a bout that was a tale of two halves in the main event of Friday’s ShoBox: The New Generation, liv...Read More

Odom Steals Show, Douglas-Soro Battle to Draw

In the opener, 26-year old Lightweight Tony Luis (18-2, 7 KO), 135, of Cornwall, Ontario, Canada, bounced back from a loss to undefeated Ivan Redkach in his last start with a sound unanimous decision ...Read More

Photos/Quotes: ShoBox's 200th Weigh-In Results

VERONA, N.Y. – Undefeated middleweight prospect Antoine Douglas weighed in at 155 ½ pounds and once-beaten, former world title challenger Michel Soro tipped the scales at the contracted weight of 157 ...Read More