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Joe Joyce: I'm Confident - No Challenge is Too Big For Me

On May 5th in London, England, boxing history was made when 2016 Olympic Silver Medalist Joe Joyce became the first fighter to win the Commonwealth Heavyweight Championship in just his fourth professi...Read More

Schaefer Says Donaire vs. Frampton Fight is 'Evenly Matched'

Last year, promotional company Ringstar Sports, which is headed up by Richard Schaefer, signed up former multi-division champion Nonito Donaire (38-4, 24 KOs) to a promotional deal with the intent of ...Read More

Schaefer: No Challenge Too Big for Mikey Garcia, Not Even Spence

Nothing Mikey Garcia attempts to accomplish inside a boxing ring moving forward would surprise Richard Schaefer. The veteran promoter wouldn’t even be shocked if Garcia eventually moves up to welterwe...Read More

Video: Richard Schaefer on Mayweather in MMA, Eubank's Future

Richard Schaefer Video Interview - LOS ANGELES - Three-division world champion Mikey Garcia and IBF Junior Welterweight World Champion Sergey Lipinets participated in an open media workout in Los Ange...Read More

Schaefer: Garcia vs. Lomachenko Needs To Build - It Will Be Huge!

Promoter Richard Schaefer of Ringstar Sports believes the potential showdown between Mikey Garcia (37-0, 30 KOs) and Vasyl Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs) needs at least another year or so to properly build...Read More

Santa Cruz vs. Mares II Just Waiting on Venue Date, Says Schaefer

According to promoter Richard Schaefer of Ringstar Sports, he is simply looking for a date at the Staples Center in Los Angeles to finalize the rematch between WBA featherweight world champions Abner ...Read More

Schaefer Aims To Put Santa Cruz vs. Mares Rematch at Staples

Fights are being penciled in for the 2018 boxing schedule, and the rematch between WBA featherweight titlist Leo Santa Cruz, and challenger Abner Mares is still looking for a date and venue. The figh...Read More

World Boxing Super Series To Tackle Smaller Weights in 2018

The World Boxing Super Series is approaching their semi-finals - with some mouth-watering fights on the horizon in the first quarter of the new year. At the moment, there are two ongoing tournaments -...Read More

Schaefer: Mikey Garcia Will Be Face of The Sport, Carry Boxing

Richard Schaefer thinks this is just the beginning for Mikey Garcia. Beating Sergey Lipinets on February 10 wouldn’t just add a world title in a fourth weight class to Garcia’s already-impressive resu...Read More

Schaefer Frustrated By Lack of U.S. Television Deal for WBSS

The bout between George Groves and Chris Eubank Jr, which takes place on February17th at the Manchester Arena in the U.K. sold-out in seven minutes. This match-up is part of the semi-finals of the Wor...Read More

Richard Schaefer is Thrilled With WBSS Cruiserweight Semi-Finals

With IBF cruiserweight champion, Murat Gassiev, folding Krzysztof Wlodarczyk in three rounds this past weekend at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, the semi-finals of the World Boxing Super...Read More

Schaefer: If U.S. Networks Aren't Interested in WBSS, So Be It

NEWARK, N.J. – Richard Schaefer hopes HBO or Showtime televises the semifinals of the World Boxing Super Series’ cruiserweight and super middleweight tournaments. Schaefer, one of the tournament’s pro...Read More

Schaefer: I Learned From The Mistakes of The Super Six Tourney

New York - Seven months ago, Richard Schaefer of Ringstar Sports invited the media from New York to a special event at a plush New York Hotel. The announcement caught many in the industry by surprise....Read More

Schaefer Says Ringstar is Ahead of The Golden Boy Curve in Year 1

New York - It’s been a little over a year since the former CEO of Golden Boy Promotions, Richard Schaefer, announced that he was starting his own promotional company, Ringstar Sports. Schaefer was one...Read More

Schaefer: Dorticos-Gassiev One of Boxing's Most Exciting Fights

HOBOKEN, N.J. – If Murat Gassiev gets past a tough, experienced ex-champion on Saturday night, it’ll set up one of boxing's most fascinating fights of early 2018. The winner of Gassiev’s IBF cruiserwe...Read More

Video: Richard Schaefer Talks World Boxing Super Series

Richard Schaefer Video Interview - IBF Champion Murat Gassiev and former champion Krzysztof Wlodarczyk went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before they enter the ring this Saturday...Read More

Schaefer: WBSS Has Elevated the Entire Cruiserweight Division

HOBOKEN, N.J. – Richard Schaefer can’t imagine many boxing fans would be excited about the cruiserweight division if it weren’t for the World Boxing Super Series. Schaefer, one of the tournament’s pro...Read More

Schaefer: Santa Cruz-Mares Rematch Tentatively Set for March

Richard Schaefer repeatedly emphasized Wednesday that Abner Mares’ upcoming fight against Andres Gutierrez is anything but a tune-up. Leo Santa Cruz’s fight against Chris Avalos – scheduled for that s...Read More

Video: Schaefer on Mayweather-McGregor, Santa Cruz, More

Richard Schaefer Video Interview - Three-division world champion Leo Santa Cruz and former title challenger Chris Avalos spoke to media at the Conga Room at L.A. Live Tuesday ahead of their world titl...Read More

Schaefer Feels Joe Joyce Can Face Wilder or Joshua in 5, 6 Fights

How impressed are David Haye and Richard Schaefer with Olympic silver medallist Joe Joyce? They believe the boxer can be ready for the likes of world champions Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder in fiv...Read More