American Boxing News for 22 Sep 2017
Jorge Linares looking for 12th win in a row against Luke Campbell
By Sean Jones: Paulie Malignaggi says Gennady "GGG" Golovkin can forget about getting an immediate rematch with Saul "Canelo" Alvarez now that he failed to beat him last Saturday night in their fight... in Las Vegas, Nevada. Malignaggi says Canelo and Golden Boy Promotions will stall the rematch to wait for Golovkin to age some […] The post Malignaggi: Canelo won't give Golovkin a rematch anytime soon appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Jesus “Renuente” Soto Karass (28-12-4, 18 KOs), the welterweight warrior of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico, will return to the ring against fellow veteran Juan Carlos “Merengue” Abreu (19-3-1, 18... KOs) in the 10-round main event of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN on November 2 from Casino Del Sol in Tucson, Ariz. ESPN and ESPN Deportes […] The post Jesus Soto Karass vs. Juan Carlos Abreu on Nov.2 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Tonight (September 22), at the SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia, a young prospect being called “the future of boxing” by some important people will have the toughest fight of his career. In one... of the main supporting bouts of Hard Hitting Promotions’ (in association with Greg Cohen Promotions & Devin Haney Promotions) “Fight Night at The […] The post Prospect Known as ‘The Future of Boxing’ Appearing Tonight in Philadelphia appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Chat: Dan Rafael talks boxing, noon ET
Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Boxing Fans, ABNN won't be able to attend the Friday September 22 boxing show at the Tucson Arena located at 2600 S. Church Avenue, Tucson Arizona 85701 but... we hope our readers will be there in full force. If the trek to Tucson isn't possible, boxing fans […] The post Boxing in Tucson, Gavril/Benavidez Rematch on Hold appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Rosado-Tapia slugfest set for Oct. 19 ESPN card
Canelo donates $1M in goods to Mexico relief
After months of ‘injuries’, delays and mind games, Joseph Parker finally gets his chance to take on Hughie Fury at 8am this Sunday morning (NZ time)! For Parker, this fight represents a prime... opportunity to make a serious statement in the new ‘Home of Boxing’ – England. After a lacklustre performance in his last outing, […] The post Joseph Parker v Hughie Fury live this Sunday! appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Jim Dower: WBO World featherweight champion Oscar Valdez (22-0, 19 KOs) weighed in at 125.8 pounds for his fight on ESPN this Friday night against unbeaten #4 WBO contender Genesis Servania (29-0,... 12 KOs) at the Convention Center in Tucson, Arizona. The 26-year-old Servania weighed in at 125.4 lbs. Valdez, 26, is hoping to […] The post Oscar Valdez vs. Genesis Servania – Official weights appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Source: Showtime matched HBO's Joshua bid
Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (42-3, 27 KOs) and Luke Campbell (17-1, 14 KOs) hosted their final press conference today ahead of their 12-round fight for Linares’ WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring... Magazine Lightweight World Titles. The event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 23 at the “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, Calif., and will […] The post Jorge Linares vs. Luke Campbell final press conference quotes appeared first on Boxing News 24.
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By Scott Gilfoid: British promoter Eddie Hearn has added former heavyweight world title challenger Dereck Chisora (26-7, 18 KOs) to his Matchroom Sport stable. This is a predictable move on Hearn's... part, as it gives him another recognizable heavyweight to eventually match against his fighter IBF/WBA champion Anthony Joshua in the near future in a […] The post Chisora joins Hearn’s Matchroom Sport appeared first on Boxing News 24.