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CES inks "Lightning" Les Ralston

Classic Entertainment & Sports, Inc. has signed Buffalo middleweight "Lightning" Les Ralston (14-1, 7 KOs) to a promotional contract, CES president Jimmy Burchfield officially announced today....Read More

Marquez-Polo Conference Call Transcript

In one of two world title fights on Saturday, May 7, on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING at 9 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on west coast), Juan Manuel Marquez (43-2-1, 33 KOs) will defend his International Boxing ...Read More

Two More Title Bouts Added To King Card

Don King has added two more world title fights to his April 30 Madison Square Garden card that will already showcase the World Boxing Association heavyweight title main event featuring two-time and cu...Read More

ESPN PPV Final Press Conference Quotes

The highlight of the press conference was when one of the Roman-clad Caesars models brought a tray of food to Cintron as Cintron spoke at the podium. Cintron said he is on weight so he is able to eat...Read More

“Golo” Gomez-Trinidad signs with NER Promotions

Puerto Rican lightweight Juan “Golo” Gomez-Trinidad (23-4, 16 KOs) has signed a promotional contract with NER Promotions, NER president Rick Brutti announced today. The 30-year-old Trinidad is a cousi...Read More

Judah Looking Forward To Rivera

Undisputed world welterweight champion Zab “Super” Judah will meet his International Boxing Federation mandatory challenger Cosme Rivera in a world championship co-feature as part of the Felix “Tito” ...Read More

Northeast Signs Delvin Rodriguez

Northeast Promotions President, Walt Lambert, has announced the signing of a hot Welterweight prospect, Delvin Rodriguez (14-1-1 7 by KO) of Danbury, CT....Read More

Cosme Rivera vows to upset Judah

IBF mandatory challenger Cosme “Chino” Rivera (28-7-2, 20 KOs) plans on shocking the boxing world May 14 when he fights defending champion Zab “Super” Judah (33-2, 24 KOs) in the 12-round co-feature, ...Read More

Cinco De Mayo Golden Boy Card

Desert Diamond Casino and Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions are going to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in style as they present another elite boxing card live from the Diamond Center. The Thursday, ...Read More

Sensational Heavyweight Title Bouts Added to April 30 Garden Card

Don King always packs his fight cards with tremendous bouts, and he’s doing it again on April 30 at Madison Square Garden by adding two great heavyweight title matches to go with the intriguing World ...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko Conference Call

Making his first start in six-and-a-half months, Wladimir Klitschko will take on undefeated Eliseo Castillo in an important heavyweight bout Saturday, April 23, in Dortmund, Germany. The match will be...Read More

"Battle at the Blackham" Bouts Announced

Lafayette, LA—Dana Pitcher Productions, promoter of "Battle at the Blackham," announces the line-up of bouts for their dynamic show on Saturday, April 23 at Blackham Coliseum in Lafayette, Louisiana. ...Read More

Felix “Tito” Trinidad & Papa Trinidad Conference Call Transcript

What do you think about weighing in on same day as fight? Papa Trinidad: I think it’s not healthy for fighters to weigh in on the same day as their fight. A lot of fighters get dehydrated to make ...Read More

Winky Wright & Dan Birmingham Conference Call Transcript

Winky Wirght & Dan Birmingham Conference Call Transcript Winky: Everything is going great right now. We are training and doing a lot of boxing. We are working on a lot of different techniques and ...Read More

Raul Martinez Added To ESPN PPV

Undefeated San Antonio, TX bantamweight prospect Raul Martinez has been inserted into the opening television slot for the April 23 ESPN pay-per-view fight card from Caesars Palace, it was announced to...Read More

Diaz Injured, Off ESPN PPV

WBA lightweight champion Juan Diaz has been forced to cancel his April 23 world title defense against Ebo Elder due to a cut sustained this morning while sparring, it was announced today by Main Event...Read More

World Boxing Council News

The purse offer was held today in Mexico City for the mandatory title fight between featherweight world champion Injin Chi of Korea and No. 1 ranked contender Rocky Juarez of the United States....Read More

Lightweight Bragging Rights: A Smashing Worldwide British Pay Per View!

In a groundbreaking move Maloney Promotions announces for the first time ever, a British and Commonwealth double championship title clash will be televised during prime time hours in the UK and Irelan...Read More

Boxeo De Oro Gets International Flavor

As one of Hollywood’s hottest night spots, The Avalon is the place to be seen for those wishing to experience a night to remember. But on Thursday, April 21, The Avalon is about to get even hotter as...Read More

Golden Boy's New Champions

It was a weekend to remember for Golden Boy Promotions, as not only did boxing superstar Marco Antonio Barrera defend his WBC super featherweight crown with a devastating second round knockout of numb...Read More