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After WBO number-one ranked Jr. Middleweight, Jermell Charlo decided to not fight fight WBO Jr. Middleweight champion Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade, Andrade’s father/trainer Paul has turned his attention to a fight with WBA belt holder Erislandy Lara.
On the same day Floyd Mayweather announced he will fight Manny Pacquiao on May 2, undefeated middleweight prospect Jesse Hart (16-0, 13 KOs) was in the gym preparing for his own fight, which he thought would be in his hometown of Philadelphia on April 10.
PBC presents “Trainer Tuesday”, a series dedicated to revealing insider tips from the trainers of some of Boxing’s biggest stars.
In the first of a series of videos, PBC on NBC boxing analyst Sugar Ray Leonard shares his initial thoughts on why boxing’s return to primetime network television is a big deal.
Keith Thurman Jr. might deliver chin music in the ring, but the 26-year-old champ from Clearwater, Fla. turns to the kind that soothes the savage beast to decompress from training for his March 7 fight against Robert Guerrero on NBC.
Bounce TV has signed a multi-year deal to televise live boxing events of the new Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) series, joining an impressive line-up of television networks with long-term agreements to air the PBC series.
A world-class doubleheader, featuring featherweight world champion Jhonny Gonzalez (57-8, 48 KOs) defending his 126-pound title against exciting young star Gary Russell Jr. (25-1, 14 KOs)in the main event on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING, will take place at The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, on Saturday, March 28, live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT).
In the days of Muhammad Ali, George Foreman and Sugar Ray Leonard, sports fans could tune in during primetime on network television and catch the greatest sports stars of the day in the biggest events in the world, without it costing them a cent.
Boxing returns to primetime with the all new Premier Boxing Champions on NBC.
Fresh off his victory this past Thursday in Boston, Mass., Ireland’s once-beaten middleweight title contender Spike O’Sullivan (19-1, 12KO’s) has been added to the eagerly anticipated “McMayhem in Midtown” card, held on Saturday, March 14.
Canelo Alvarez and James Kirkland to host two-city press conference on Tuesday, March 2, 2015 in San Antonio and Houston.
HBO’s April 18 two-site doubleheader will begin with 2014 Fighter of the Year Terence Crawford (25-0, 17 KOs) taking on Thomas Dulorme (22-1, 14 KOs) for the WBO 140-pound strap in a Top Rank card from the University of Texas at Arlington’s College Park Center, according to an article by ESPN’s Dan Rafael.
On Saturday, February 28, 2015, up-and-coming Hasbrouck Heights, NJ product, Julian “Hammer Hands” Rodriguez (9-0, 8 KOs) showed no stage fright in his first headlining bout on UniMas’ Solo Boxeo Tecate.
At Iron Boy 19 in Phoenix, AZ, heavyweight NABO belt holder Charles Martin pummeled outmatched Raphael Love into submission and walked away with a 10th-round TKO victory.