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Rigondeaux Co-Promoter's Lawsuit Against Roc Nation Dismissed

A lawsuit filed by Caribe Promotions against Roc Nation Sports was dismissed Friday in federal court in New York. Caribe, which co-promotes Guillermo Rigondeaux, filed the lawsuit in Manhattan Supreme...Read More

Caribe Sues Roc Nation Over Lomachenko-Rigondeaux Fight

According to numerous reports, Miami-based Caribe Promotions has sued Roc Nation Sports in Manhattan Supreme Court for allegedly freezing them out of Saturday's fight between two Olympic gold medalist...Read More

Roc Nation Exec: Nobody Knows Kovalev; Can't Sell Tickets, PPV

LAS VEGAS – Andre Ward’s promoter vehemently disputed Sergey Kovalev’s contention that Ward hasn’t done enough to help promote their pay-per-view fight Saturday night. Russia’s Kovalev will be paid pr...Read More

Roc Nation Prez: Hopefully Main Events Contributes To Promotion

Los Angeles, California - Michael Yormark, the President of Roc Nation, believes his company is currently flying solo in the promotional build-up for the upcoming rematch between Andre Ward (31-0, 15 ...Read More

Video: Roc Nation Prez Talks Ward vs. Kovalev Rematch, Cotto

Michael Yormark Video Interview - Leading up to the highly anticipated light heavyweight rematch between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev – set for Saturday, June 17 and presented live by HBO Pay-Per-Vie...Read More

Miguel Cotto on his Boxing Future Post Roc Nation Sports

A press conference was held at the Congo Room at L.A. Live on Wednesday afternoon to formally announce Miguel Cotto's August 26th bout versus Yoshihiro Kamegai at the StubHub Center in Carson, Califor...Read More

Roc Nation Boss: Team Ward Disgusted By Kovalev's Racist Remarks

Andre Ward has remained mostly quiet since the tension-filled, three-city press tour last month to promote his upcoming rematch against Sergey Kovalev. Like Kovalev, Ward is focused on training for th...Read More

Cotto CEO: August Return Possible, Roc Nation Split For The Best

As reported earlier on BoxingScene.com, former four division world champion Miguel Angel Cotto has parted ways with promoter Roc Nation Sport. The two sides were unable to reach an agreement for Cotto...Read More

Miguel Cotto Reportedly Parts Ways With Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports

Miguel Cotto and Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports have agreed to part ways, according to a report posted by ESPN.com on Thursday. The contract reportedly was supposed to pay Cotto a total of $50 million for ...Read More

Roc Nation Prez: 'B-Side' Team Kovalev Talk Trash From Safe Distance!

Roc Nation President Michael Yormark, who promotes IBF, WBO, WBA light heavyweight champion Andre "SOG" Ward (31-0, 15 KOs), has pulled rank on Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (30-1-1, 26 KOs) and his promot...Read More

Roc Nation Prez: We're Committed To Cotto Fighting Twice in 2017

The date that we've been looking at is June 24th, but we haven't secured a final opponent yet. There are a couple people that we've homed in on right now. Every deal has it's issues and every deal has...Read More

Video: Roc Nation CEO Breaks Down Ward vs. Kovalev Rematch

Michael Yormark Video Interview - LOS ANGELES, CA – On Wednesday at the Hollywood Roosevelt in Los Angeles, CA, Unified Light Heavyweight World Champion Andre “SOG” Ward (31-0, 15 KOs) and former Uni...Read More

Andre Ward's Promoter Hits Back at Kovalev For Verbal Jabs

Michael Yormark, who is Roc Nation's President & Chief of Branding and Strategy, had some choice words for Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (30-1-1, 26 KOs) during their media tour. At the Oakland Marriott i...Read More

Roc Nation Prez Admits Pressure To Find New Cotto Opponent

Michael Yormark, president & chief of branding and strategy for Roc Nation Sports, revealed yesterday that he is immersed in an intense process of selecting the next opponent for his star fighter, for...Read More

Video: Roc Nation Prez on Ward-Kovalev II, Cotto-Kirkland, More

Michael Yormark Video Interview - NEW YORK, NY - Five-Time World Champion Miguel Cotto (40-5, 33 KOs) and James “Mandingo Warrior” Kirkland (32-2, 28 KOs) participated in a media tour with stops in Ne...Read More

Roc Nation Exec Hopes To Extend Relationship With Miguel Cotto

Michael Yormark, President of Roc Nation, is hoping to continue his relationship with former four division world champion Miguel Cotto (40-5, 33KOs). A press conference was held on Monday to official...Read More

Cotto vs. Kirkland Tickets Priced Right, On Sale Thursday

NEW YORK, NY (December 19, 2016) – Roc Nation Sports and Miguel Cotto Promotions are pleased to announce that Five-Time World Champion Miguel Cotto (40-5, 33 KOs) will return to the ring on Saturday, ...Read More

Maurice Hooker vs Darleys Perez Added To Kovalev-Ward Undercard

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (October 14, 2016) – Rising Dallas, Texas boxing star and NABO Junior Welterweight Champion Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker (21-0-2, 16 KOs) will defend his NABA junior welterweight title...Read More

Miguel Cotto Return More Likely For 2017, Says Roc Nation Prez

Former four division world champion Miguel Cotto (40-5, 33KOs), 35-years-old, is likely not going to fight this year, according to Roc Nation President Michael Yormark. ...Read More

Roc Nation Sports Prez Not Concerned With Itskowitch Departure

On July 7th, David Itskowitch resigned as the chief operating officer of Roc Nation Sports. The move by Itskowitch was unexpected and created rumblings regarding the future of Roc Nation in the boxing...Read More