On May 20, unbeaten contender David Benavidez will challenge veteran Rogelio ‘Porky’ Medina in a WBC super middleweight title eliminator. Bill Tibbs reports.
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As long as boxing exists, there is a Square Jungle in which it resides. And in this Jungle, Carlos Acevedo rules with an iron keyboard and a wit to match.
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Can Toronto, Ontario-based promoter Lee Baxter bring boxing to prevalence in an area not necessarily known for the sport? He’ll most certainly do his best.
Tags: Air Canada Centre, al haymon, Alex Dilmaghani, Andrew V. Kennedy, Billy Briscoe, Canada, Danforth Music Hall, Hardknocks Boxing Gym, Lee Baxter, Lee Baxter Promotions, Mladen Miljas, Ontario, Powerade Centre, Premier Boxing Champions, The President, Toronto
On Tuesday night, Premier Boxing Champions and FS1 returned to Tunica, Mississippi for another evening of boxing action.
Tags: boxing, Fitzgerald's Casino and Hotel, FS1, Julius Dyis, Levan Ghvamichava, MIssissippi, Nelson Lara, Oscar Molina, PBC, PBC on FS1, Premier Boxing Champions, results, Rian Scalia, Taif Harris, The Wolf, Toe-to-Toe Tuesdays, Tunica, Yordenis Ugas
The question is easy enough to answer: Should there be exclusive network contracts in boxing? Steve Kim reports.
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Will WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez secure the unification bouts he desires? After this weekend, we’ll hopefully find out. Steve Kim reports.
Tags: al haymon, Bob Arum, California, Carson, Frank Espinoza, Gary Russell Jr., Gilberto Ramirez, Jessie Magdaleno, Lee Selby, Leo Santa Cruz, Manny Robles, Miguel Marriaga, Oscar Valdez, PBC, Premier Boxing Champions, steve kim, StubHub Center, Top Rank Promotions, Valdez-Marriaga, WBO featherweight titlist
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Kenny Porter, father of welterweight Shawn Porter might not think his son will suffer ring rust against Andre Berto but he isn’t embracing inactivity either.
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So after pulling the rug out from under ‘Friday Night Fights,’ is Premier Boxing Champions still in a time-buy agreement with ESPN? Steve Kim reports.
Tags: al haymon, Brian Kweder, ESPN, ESPN2, Friday Night Fights, Golden Boy Promotions, PBC, PBC on ESPN, Premier Boxing Champions, steve kim
While reflecting on boxing’s current state – and her lost baggage – over breakfast, Main Events’ Kathy Duva waxed on why good fights are hard to make.
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Ray “Boom Boom” Manciniand Steve Kim in UCN's "Gloves Off"
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