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April 23,2015 Tomoki Kameda vacates WBO title

WBO President Paco Valcárcel has announced that WBO bantamweight champion Tomoki Kameda has vacated the WBO title. “While most fighters no doubt rather fight for world titles, I understand Tomoki Kameda has reasons of “weight” to vacate,” tweeted Valcarcel. Kameda … Continue reading

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April 23,2015 Cruiserweights Headline Card In Baltimore

By Gary “Digital” Williams Baltimore cruiserweight Travis “Seveer” Reeves will battle Dan “Bada Bing” Biddle of Hockessin, DE in a six-round encounter in the main event of the Hardwork Promotions card at the Tall Cedars Hall in Baltimore, MD on … Continue reading

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April 23,2015 Petalcorin, Ming make weight

WBA interim light flyweight champion Randy “Ultratune” Petalcorin (106.7 pounds) and challenger Ma Yi Ming (107.4 pounds) both came in safely under the 108 pound division limit on Thursday during the official weigh-in at Crowne Plaza Hotel in Beijing. The … Continue reading

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April 23,2015 Jacobs-Truax/Dirrell-Jack Press Conference

By Craig Wick Photos: Lucas Noonan/Premier Boxing Champions The trendy W Chicago-Lakeshore Hotel was the scene Wednesday afternoon as Premier Boxing Champions (PBC), in association with Warriors Boxing and Mayweather Promotions, held their final press conference ahead of Friday’s huge, … Continue reading

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April 23,2015 Oosthuizen to make first defense of IBO belt

By Ron Jackson Rodney Berman of Golden Gloves promotions has announced that Tommy Oosthuizen will make the first defence of his IBO light heavyweight belt against the experienced Roberto Bolonti from Argentina at the Emperors Palace Casino near Kempton Park … Continue reading

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April 23,2015 New Pacquiao Foot Locker Commercial

Specialty athletic retailer Foot Locker today debuted a new television spot starring Manny Pacquiao in advance of the highly-anticipated and long-awaited Mayweather-Pacquiao bout on Saturday, May 2.

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April 23,2015 More on Ward-Smith

BET Networks will air up to nine live, two-hour telecasts of Roc Nation Sports throne boxing events over the next 18 months, starting with WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward against Paul Smith on June 20, 2015 at Oracle Arena … Continue reading

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April 23,2015 Full Report: Takayama keeps IBF 105lb belt on technical decision

By Joe Koizumi Photos by Boxing Beat IBF 105-pound titlist Katsunari Takayama (29-7-1NC, 11 KOs), 104.75, barely kept his belt as he was awarded a unanimous technical decision over Fahlan Sakkreerin Jr. (27-4-1, 15 KOs), 104.5, Thailand, due to the … Continue reading

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April 23,2015 Full Report: Ioka dethrones WBA 112lb champ Reveco

By Joe Koizumi Photos by Boxing Beat Two-time world champ Hiroki Ioka (17-1, 10 KOs), 112, captured the WBA flyweight belt as he scored a majority decision over defending titlist Juan Carlos Reveco (35-2, 19 KOs), 112, Argentina, over twelve … Continue reading

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