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Amir Imam: I Just Have To Be Consistent At This Point In My Career

There was no overselling of his comeback fight, nor did there to be for Amir Imam. The former title challenger returned to the ring for the first time in nearly 20 months, scoring a 4th round stoppage...

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ESPN+ Early Results: David Kaminsky Blasts Out Jerig

It's been a far fall from grace for Amir Imam, who went from a title fight in an ESPN headliner to the opening bout of an ESPN+ livestream. Still, it's the fresh start he will gladly take as the forme...

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Kubrat Pulev, Rydell Booker - Set For Heavyweight Clash

Kubrat Pulev, Rydell Booker Weights Photos Gallery - Herring, who makes the first defense of his WBO junior lightweight world title against Lamont Roach Jr. Saturday evening (10 p.m. ET, ESPN+) at Chu...

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Pulev, Ramirez, Imam, Flores Return on Herring-Roach Undercard

IBF No. 1 heavyweight contender Kubrat Pulev returns to the ring to face Rydell Booker in a 10-round clash Saturday, November 9 at Chukchansi Park in downtown Fresno, California....

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Amir Imam Eyes Terence Crawford After Signing Top Rank Pact

Amir Imam has finally dodged the death grip that was his promotional deal with Don King. “The Young Master” signed a contract with Top Rank this week after he filed a lawsuit against King earlier this...

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Amir Imam Signs With Top Rank, Eyes Year-End Ring Return

Amir Imam, a former super lightweight world challenger known for his explosive knockouts, has signed a multi-year promotional agreement with Top Rank. Imam (21-2, 18 KOs) has been out of the ring s...

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Amir Imam Sues Don King, Claims Fraud and Deceptive Practices

Former world title challenger Amir Imam, (21-2-0, (18 KOs), has filed a lawsuit in Ft. Lauderdale, FL for the immediate release from his promotional agreement with Don King Productions, Inc....

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Ramirez-Imam Tripleheader Averaged Only 488K Viewers for ESPN

Overpowering competition from “March Madness” put a significant dent in ratings for ESPN’s boxing tripleheader Saturday night. An average of 488,000 viewers watched the telecast headlined by junior we...

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Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam: Afterthoughts

California’s San Joaquin Valley already had the makings of a franchise. After Saturday, the whole of the boxing world might have a star on their hands. Jose Ramirez won his first major title with a ro...

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Weekend Review: Jose Ramirez Rises, Felix Verdejo Crumbles

He has neither special technique nor unusual punching power but no one demands more from himself than the former U.S. Olympian, a trait that could take him a long way in his chosen sport. Ramirez (22-...

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Jose Ramirez Breaks Down Amir Imam For WBC Belt

Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam Fight Photos Gallery - Jose Ramirez left the comforts of California to chase his title shot across the country. Ramirez won his first world title Saturday night with a unani...

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CompuBox: Jose Ramirez's Pressure, Power Shots Was Difference

Ramirez vs. Imam CompuBox Punch Stats - Jose Ramirez's pressure (67 thrown per round) and power punching (19 of 45 per round) was the difference. Ramirez came on strong, outlanding Amir Imam 97-42 in ...

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Roach: Ramirez Won Every Round, 2 Judges Should Be Investigated!

Ramirez relentlessly pressured Imam and pounded away with hard left hooks, and Imam just couldn't keep him off for all three minutes. Ramirez won the final three rounds on all three scorecards after I...

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Don King: Imam Didn't Throw Enough, Ramirez Was Relentless

Jose Ramirez won his first world title Saturday night with a unanimous decision victory over Amir Imam to win the WBC’s vacant 140-pound belt. Ramirez pulled away in the late rounds, swelling Imam’s r...

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Jose Ramirez Lands Gold, Decisions Amir Imam For WBC Title

Jose Ramirez Lands Gold, Decisions Amir Imam For WBC Title

By Keith Idec - NEW YORK – It wasn’t as spectacular or as quick as his last performance, but Jose Ramirez’s determination earned him a 140-pound world title Saturday night. The 2012 Olympian remained ...

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Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Jose Ramirez, Amir Imam Scorecard Live BoxingScene - World title challengers Jose Ramirez and Amir Imam, and undefeated Irish featherweight sensation Michael Conlan, took part in a final press confere...

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Ramirez: I'm Ready To Fight Best, No Matter What Critics Think

NEW YORK – Jose Ramirez read and heard criticism even after he dismantled Mike Reed four months ago. Ramirez knocked out the previously undefeated Reed in the second round of their November 11 bout to...

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McKinley: Ramirez Doesn't Have Power, Imam By Far Best Opponent

NEW YORK – Stacey McKinley was stunned when he learned Jose Ramirez had signed a contract to fight Amir Imam. The WBC had ordered a bout between the top-rated Imam and the third-ranked Ramirez for its...

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Roach: Imam Isn't Anything Special; Ramirez Should Stop Him

NEW YORK – Freddie Roach doesn’t expect Jose Ramirez’s next fight to be nearly as easy as his last bout. Nevertheless, Ramirez’s renowned trainer does think Ramirez will leave The Theater at Madison S...

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Jose Ramirez: I Learned So Much Working With Pacquiao, Cotto

Jose Ramirez does not miss those 100-degree days working alongside his father in the agricultural fields of California's San Joaquin (Central) Valley. It is a part of who he is and what he represents....

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