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Photo: Golden Boy Promotions WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18 AT 1:00 P.M. PT WHO: JESUS “RENUENTE” SOTO KARASS, Welterweight contender RYAN “KINGRY” GARCIA, Junior NABF Super Featherweight Champion ROLANDO ARELLANO, Fighter Relations for Golden Boy Promotions SERGIO DIAZ, President of Showdown Promotions GERRY TRUAX, Director of Boxing for Showdown Promotions WHAT: Jesus “Renuente” Soto Karass (28-12-4, 18 KOs), the experienced Mexican warrior of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico, and the newly-crowned Junior NABF Super Featherweight Champion Ryan “Kingry” Garcia (11-0, 10 KOs) will hold a press conference on Wednesday, October 18 at theRead More
By Albert Alvarez October 14 At Carson, Calif. (PBC on Fox/Fox Deportes): Leo Santa Cruz(33-1-1) vs. Chris Avalos(27-5) for Cruz’s WBA Super Featherweight Title- Avalos can give Santa Cruz problems on the outside by employing a stiff jab towards Cruz’s midsection and by forcing Cruz to fight in retreat. Santa Cruz on the other hand will have to apply pressure from post to post to place Avalos in an uphill battle. Give me Santa Cruz by 9th round stoppage. Abner Mares(30-2-1) vs. Andres Gutierrez(35-1-1) for Mares’ WBA Featherweight Title- GutierrezRead More
From: Raging Babe THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12 12:00pm MEDIA ARRIVAL & LUNCHEON (provided by Hungry Leaf) Location: Title Boxing Club Cary 2046 Renaissance Park Place Cary, NC 27513 12:30pm FIGHTER WORKOUTS 1:00pm FIGHTERS CIRCLE Q & A 1-on-1 Interviews Photo Opps Please join us this Thursday, October 12th at 12:00 p.m. for complimentary lunch (catered by Hungry Leaf) and open workouts in advance of Thursday Night Fights – North Carolina Championship Boxing. Meet the Raleigh-Durham area fighters who will step into the ring on this historic night, and see how they’reRead More
From: Emily Pandelakis/Victory Boxing WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Three of Victory Boxing Promotions’ top prospects return to the ring on October 14, after seeing a very busy year to date.  Jaron “Boots” Ennis (15-0, 13KO), Brandun Lee (6-0, 5KO) and Adam Daranyi (12-0, 11KO) all look to keep the momentum moving as they enter the last part of the year.   The trio are managed by Cameron Dunkin. Ennis and Lee both secured wins in Hammond, Indiana last weekend.  Ennis faced Lionel Jimenez in a scheduled six round bout that didn’t make itRead More
From: Raging Babe It happens today from Durham, North Carolina, the official press conference for Thursday Night Fights. Promoted by Michelle Rosado, “The Raging Babe,” and Hall of Fame Matchmaker Russell Peltz, Thursday Night Fights will crown the winner for North Carolina Lightweight Title. WHAT: Official Press Conference for Thursday Night Fights – North Carolina Championship Boxing WHEN: TODAY Wednesday, September 27th 11:30 a.m. WHERE: STREAMING LIVE AT FACEBOOK.COM/RAGINGBABE Durham Armory 220 Foster Street Durham, NC WHO: “Raging Babe” Michelle Rosado, Promoter Marko “Bull City Bully” Bailey Stevie “The Answer”Read More

Posted On September 24, 2017By ronatringsideIn local

Valdez defeats Servania, Ramirez wins barn burner over Hart

By Ron Valderrama/ Genesis Servania (29-1, 12 KOs), faced Oscar Valdez (23-0, 19 KOs) for the WBO featherweight title. Valdez, fighting before a capacity crowd at the Tucson Convention Center on Friday, set the tone from the first bell. The event was presented by Top Rank Boxing in association with Peltz Boxing and televised on ESPN. Valdez showed tremendous speed and skill attacking the body of Servania with some powerful blows in the early rounds. In round four, Servania fought Valdez moving forward, finding success landing a few punches onRead More

Posted On September 24, 2017By ronatringsideIn national

Linares retains titles with split decision win over Campbell

From: Golden Boy Promotions Photo: Tom Hogan/Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions LOS ANGELES (Sept. 23, 2017) Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) successfully defended his WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine Lightweight Titles with a split decision victory against the English southpaw “Cool Hand” Luke Campbell (17-2, 14 KOs) at Los Angeles’ “Fabulous” Forum. Linares dropped Campbell in the second round with a hard right hand and engaged in explosive exchanges in each round to win with scores of 115-112 and 114-113, while one judge scored the fight 115-113Read More

Posted On September 23, 2017By ronatringsideIn bites

Undercard bouts: Guzman-Conlan, Top Rank – Tucson

By: Ron Valderrama/ Photo: Ramblin Ralph Velez In a bout scheduled for 6-rounds, Kenny Guzman (3-1-1) traded blows with Michael Conlan (4-0, 4 KOs) in an all out slugfest. For Guzman, the night would end quickly at the end of round two as Conlan landed a crushing blow, dropping Guzman for a taste of the canvas. Referee Wes Melton made the right move and stopped the bout. Official time of stoppage was 2:59 of round two. #ValdezServania #RamirezHartRead More

Posted On September 23, 2017By ronatringsideIn bites

Undercard bouts: Osorio-Conceicao, Top Rank – Tucson

By: Ron Valderrama/ Photo: Ramblin Ralph Velez Robson Conceicao (5-0, 4 KOs), kept his record in tact, defeating Carlos Osorio (13-8-1, 5KOs) by way of TKO at the end of the third round. Osorio said he could not continue due to an injury, “I threw a hard right and missed and hurt my shoulder.” #ValdezServania #RamirezHartRead More

Posted On September 23, 2017By ronatringsideIn bites

Undercard bouts: Kavaliauskas-Montes, Top Rank – Tucson

By: Ron Valderrama/ Photo: Ramblin Ralph Velez Egis Kavaliauskas (18-0, 14 KOs), defeated Mahonri Montes (32-7-1, 21 KOs) by TKO in the round-7. #ValdezServania #RamirezHartRead More