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September 11,2014 Lucian Bute to be trained by Freddie Roach InterBox and Lucian Bute (31-2-0 24 KOs) have announced that the Romania native will continue his career and his training under trainer of the year Freddie Roach and his team. A few weeks ago, while Lucian was visiting California, the … Continue reading September 11,2014 Cunningham fights Visinia on Oct 18 in Philly Heavyweight contender Steve “USS” Cunningham (27-6, 12 KOs) takes on unbeaten Natu “The Truth” Visinia (10-0, 8 K0s) on Saturday evening, Oct. 18, at the 2300 Arena when NBCSN’s popular Fight Night boxing series returns to South Philadelphia. Cunningham’s brutal … Continue reading September 11,2014 IBF Statement on Habazin-Brakehus bout History will be made in female boxing on September 13, 2014 when IBF Champion Ivana Habazin and WBC, WBA and WBO Champion Cecelia Braekhus meet in the ring at TAP 1 in Copenhagen, Denmark, each aiming to become the first … Continue reading September 11,2014 Euro champ Zhakiyanov blows away unbeaten foe European bantamweight champion Zhanat Zhakiyanov (23-1, 16 KOs) scored a one round blow out of previously unbeaten Gagi Edisherashvili (7-1, 6 KOs) in Minsk on Wednesday night. Zhakiyanov, fighting under the Hatton Promotions banner, added the vacant WBC EPBC bantamweight … Continue reading September 11,2014 Quigg-Jamoye Press Conference Quotes WBA “regular” super bantamweight champion Scott Quigg and challenger Stephane Jamoye faced off Thursday at the final press conference for their world title clash on Saturday night at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester, England. Scott Quigg: I don’t underestimate … Continue reading September 11,2014 Mayweather: I need a knockout and I’m going for it “Tune in and watch the fight because I’m going to be Floyd Mayweather and do what I do best and come out and win,” stated WBA/WBC welterweight and super welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather on Wednesday. “I’ve been here before and … Continue reading September 11,2014 Maidana: I think Floyd is going to run “I just know that I have to win,” said Marcos Maidana Wednesday after the official press conference. “I’m focused on winning. I am going to take out any doubts in my mind about the first fight. I’ve adjusted now and … Continue reading September 11,2014 Hazzard to head NJ Boxing Commission again Hall of Fame boxing official Larry Hazzard has been reinstated as commissioner of the New Jersey Athletic Control Board. Hazzard replaces Aaron Davis, who is taking to another state job. Hazzard headed the Control Board for 22 years before being … Continue reading September 11,2014 Fight Night Brasilia Prelim Fantasy Preview The undercard for the upcoming UFC Fight Night show in Brasilia, Brazil showcases a slew of veteran fighters looking to return to their winning ways after recent setbacks. While there are a few prospects littering this undercard, it’s the veterans … Continue reading