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Posted On January 31, 2015By ronatringsideIn local

Wilder. .The Champ is here!

Deontay Wilder (33-0, 32 KOs), defeated Bermane Stiverne (24-2, 21 KOs) last night, claiming the WBC World Heavyweight Title. The twelve-round bout was televised by Showtime from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Before Deontay Wilder, many years had passed since an American held a heavyweight title, the most notable, Shannon Briggs back in 2006. Many questioned Wilder as a legitimate heavyweight, he had never fought past four rounds and most of his opponents were less skilled, but credit Wilder for staying busy and his willingness to takeRead More

Posted On January 27, 2015By ronatringsideIn national

Rios destroys Alvarado in trilogy match

Brandon Rios (33-2-1, 24 KOs), absolutely destroyed an unprepared Mike Alvarado (34-4, 23 KOs) by TKO in round three of a scheduled twelve round trilogy match, before Alvarado’s hometown crowd at the First Bank Center in Broomfield, Colorado last night. The event was presented by Top Rank Boxing, and televised on HBO Boxing. Rios was in total command from the first bell, he wasted no time bringing on his attack game, quickly frustrating the former warrior. Alvarado appeared out of his element, even though the two had fought twice beforeRead More