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August 31,2015 Vitali Klitschko added to historic ex-heavyweight champions gathering

Former heavyweight champion of the world Vitali Klitschko has been confirmed to attend the historic gathering of former heavyweight champions this weekend. Since retiring from boxing, Vitali has been very busy working full time in politics in his native Ukraine. … Continue reading

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August 31,2015 The Flyweight Division Heats Up

It may be one of the youngest collectives under the UFC banner, but the flyweight division is starting to shape into a highly competitive outfit with perennial title threats lurking in its ranks, all of which are aiming at dethrone … Continue reading

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August 31,2015 Illinois Boxing Hall of Fame announces 2015 Inductees

Mike McNamara, the Director of the Illinois Boxing Hall of Fame, announced the Hall’s 2015 class of inductees today. This year’s inductees include a wide range of participants and contributors to boxing in Illinois. They include David Diaz, Montel Griffin, … Continue reading

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August 31,2015 Boxing Buzz

Manny Pacquiao makes Forbes‘ list for philanthropists L.A. coverage of Santa-Cruz-Mares & Mosley-Mayorga Downtown Las Vegas events center steps into boxing ring Andre Berto’s open workout 

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August 30,2015 Mares: I thought I won the fight

“It was a close fight, but I thought I won the fight. I thought I pulled it off,” stated former world champion Abner Mares after dropping an all-action majority decision to Leo Santa Cruz in a clash for the WBA … Continue reading

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August 30,2015 Santa Cruz: If he wants the rematch, I’ll give him the rematch

“If he wants the rematch, I’ll give him the rematch. I want to fight the best. I want the big fights,” said newly crowned WBA “super” featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz after defeating archrival Abner Mares by majority decision on … Continue reading

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August 30,2015 Paez edges Echeverria, Rivas tops Sandoval

Photos: Zanfer Welterweight Jorge “Maromerito” Paez (39-6-2, 23 KOs) scored a razor-thin majority decision over previously unbeaten Daniel “Tokado” Echeverria (18-1, 16 KOs) on Saturday night at El Domo in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Scores were 94-94, 95-94 and 95-93 … Continue reading

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August 30,2015 Santa Cruz defeats Mares in “Battle of LA”

By Rocky Morales at ringside Photos: Suzanne Teresa / Premier Boxing Champions Leo Santa Cruz (31-0-1) turned in a career best performance in winning the vacant WBA “super” featherweight championship and WBC “diamond” featherweight championship over Abner Mares (29-2-1, 15KO) … Continue reading

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August 30,2015 Mosley KOs Mayorga in six

By David Robinett at ringside It might have been the rematch that nobody was asking for, but nearly seven years after stopping Ricardo “El Matador” Mayorga with one second left in the twelfth round of their first fight, “Sugar” Shane … Continue reading

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