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Playboy Interview with Vitali Klitschko

Heavyweight boxer Vitali Klitschko was given an enlightening introduction to the American boxing world when Don King attempted to sign the Ukraine native during the 1996 Olympics. The champion fighte...Read More

Kermit Cintron-Antonio Margarito Press Conference Quotes

We are getting closer and closer to the April 23rd ESPN pay-per-view show. There is no question that top to bottom this is a show everyone is looking forward to. And you look at the fight at the top b...Read More

Professional Boxing Returns to the County Center

For the second time in almost 7 years, Northeast Promotions brings professional Boxing back to the Westchester County Center, on Friday May 6th, 2005....Read More

Dibella Group Purchases Navigators

An investor group led by prominent boxing promoter and entertainment entrepreneur Lou DiBella of DiBella Entertainment has purchased the Norwich Navigators Double-A baseball team. DiBella is the mana...Read More

Teamsters, Hoffa, McCain Rally For Johnson Pardon

WASHINGTON, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Lawmakers, labor unions and professional boxers will join together on Wednesday, April 6, on Capitol Hill to call on the Bush administration to issue a full pardon ...Read More

Kostya Tszyu-Ricky Hatton Presser

In a match-up that has the makings of a classic, Kostya Tszyu will meet the enormously popular Ricky Hatton in the most hostile of environments – the challenger’s backyard before 18,000 fans at MEN Ar...Read More

Lazcano Withdraws From Saturday's Card

Citing personal reasons, lightweight contender Juan Lazcano has been forced to withdraw from this Saturday's "Viva Mexico" card in El Paso, Texas, where he was to face Hernan Galaviz in a ten round co...Read More

World Boxing Council News

“In view of the very sad and unfortunate passing away of His Holiness, Pope John Paul II, the World Boxing Council declares mourning as of today up to his funeral, and kindly requests all 161 affiliat...Read More

Banner Signs Rodney Jones

Art said today, “Rodney is one of the top talents in the 154-pound division. He’s a tall lefthander who has proven himself against tough opposition, and he’s ready to fight the best guys out there. We...Read More

Braithwaite-Mormeck Final Press Conference Quotes

“I’ve trained very hard for this fight. We’ve worked very hard and been through a lot for this fight. I was supposed to come October 2 [2004] but Mormeck got sick like the guy from Denmark [Jose Ant...Read More

Guzman Calls Out Larios

After a late afternoon training session in Indio, California, W.B.O. Super Bantamweight Champion Joan Guzman had this message for fellow one hundred and twenty-two pound Champion Oscar “El Chololo” La...Read More

Emile Griffith Unable To Attend Boxing HOF Weekend

Six time world champion and inaugural class inductee, Emile Griffith will not be able to attend the IBHOF weekend this June due to a conflict in his busy schedule. "I just want to say sorry to all my ...Read More

Stars Coming Out For "Homecoming"

The stars are coming out Friday night for the “Homecoming” Pro-Am boxing show, co-promoted by Jimmy Burchfield’s Classic Entertainment & Sports, Inc., and Guilty Boxing, at the New Haven Athletic Cent...Read More

Toney-Ruiz Press Conference Quotes

World Boxing Association heavyweight champion John “The Quietman” Ruiz will put his title on the line against three-time world champion James “Lights Out” Toney at Madison Square Garden on Saturday, A...Read More

Castillo-Corrales Press Conference Quotes

In a highly anticipated match-up, the two best 135-pound boxers in the world will square off when two-time World Boxing Council (WBC) Lightweight Champion Jose Luis Castillo takes on World Boxing Orga...Read More

Strong Undercard For Brathwaite vs. Mormeck

Strong Undercard Matches at DCU Center on Saturday Two-Time WBC Middleweight Champion Keith Holmes Faces Leading Contender Roman “Made in Hell” Karmazin in 154-Pound IBF Championship Elimination Bout...Read More

Jose Perez Jr. Attempts To Win His 6th Straight

"Camp Punisher" Fremont, California Former amateur boxing super star and 5 time Golden Gloves champion 5 time national champion Jose Perez Jr. attempts to win his 6th straight victory as a pro,...Read More

Braithwaite-Mormeck Telephone Conference Call

The two boxers widely recognized as the most talented in the exciting cruiserweight division will square off when undefeated World Boxing Council (WBC) champion Wayne “Big Truck” Braithwaite (21-0, 1...Read More

U.S. Olympian Jason Estrada Fighting For Respect

U.S. Olympian Jason “Big Six” Estrada returns to the ring April 1 in the “Homecoming” Pro-Am boxing show, co-promoted by Jimmy Burchfield’s Classic Entertainment & Sports, Inc. (CES) and Guilty Boxing...Read More

World Boxing Council News

“I am very proud of the whole show that was presented on March 19 in Las Vegas, and especially the extraordinary fight between Erik Morales and Manny Pacquiao. Morales showed that he is, without quest...Read More