American Boxing News for 21 Jan 2018
By Dan Ambrose: Jermell Charlo was very impressed with the performance by Errol Spence Jr. (23-0, 20 KOs) last Saturday night in his 7th round demolition job against former 2 division world champion... Lamont 'Havoc' Peterson (35-4-1, 17 KOs) in front of 12,107 fans at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Charlo rates Spence […] The post Jermell Charlo: Errol Spence is the strongest at 147 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Chris Williams: Errol Spence Jr. (23-0, 20 KOs) says he's heading towards being on the pound-for-pound list following his 7th round defeat of Lamont Peterson (35-4-1, 17 KOs) on Saturday night.... Spence knocked Peterson down once in the fight, and battered him until his corner let the referee know that they wanted the fight […] The post Spence: I'm heading for pound-for-pound (best fighter at 147) appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Tonight TMB & PRB Entertainment presented “Fight Nite at the Scottish Rite”, an eight-bout event that took place at the Scottish Rite Theatre in San Antonio, TX. In the four-round main event,... Daniel “Da Beast” Biaz (11-1, 5 KOs) scored a unanimous decision over, Ray “The Warrior” Trujillo (3-4-1, 2 KOs). Biaz, a southpaw who […] The post Daniel Biaz Scores Unanimous Decision at Fight Nite appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Undefeated welterweight world champion Errol Spence Jr. retained his IBF title with an impressive stoppage of former two-division champion Lamont Peterson in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP... BOXING Saturday night from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING®. (Photo credit: Amanda Westcott/SHOWTIME) In his first defense since dethroning Kell Brook on SHOWTIME last May, […] The post Errol Spence Jr. crushes Lamont Peterson appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Allan Fox: IBF World welterweight champion Errol 'The Truth' Spence (23-0, 20 KOs) looked cool, calm and composed in taking apart former 140 and 147-pound world champion Lamont Peterson (35-4-1, 17... KOs) in stopping him at the end of the 7th round on Saturday night in their fight on Showtime Championship Boxing at the […] The post Errol Spence Jr. vs. Lamont Peterson - Results appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Stanley White: IBF World lightweight champion Robert Easter Jr. (21-0, 14 KOs) outworked former WBA World super featherweight champion Javier Fortuna (33-2-1, 23 Kos) by a close 12 round split... decision on Saturday night in front of a large crowd in a televised fight on Showtime Championship Boxing at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, […] The post Robert Easter Jr. vs. Javier Fortuna - Results appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Jim Dower: Unbeaten light heavyweight contender Marcus Browne (21-0, 16 KOs) made easy work of super middleweight Francy Ntetu (17-2, 4 KOs) in stopping him in the 1st round knockout on Saturday... night in a scheduled 10 round fight at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Browne knocked the 35-year-old Ntetu down with […] The post Marcus Browne vs. Francy Ntetu – Results appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Jeff Aranow: WBC junior middleweight champion Jermell Charlo says WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders is the least popular of the 160 lb. champions, and he's going to be getting beaten... this year. Saunders is looking to play it safe in his next fight by defending his WBO title against #10 WBO Martin Murray […] The post Jermell Charlo: Billy Joe Saunders is losing his title this year appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Chris Williams: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum likes the idea of a fight between Manny Pacquiao and Vasyl Lomachenko, and he's hoping to put it together for the fall. It'll be up to Lomachenko's father... for it to take place. Lomachenko's manager Egis Klimas said this week that he thinks it's an "insane" idea […] The post Arum interested in Pacquiao-Lomachenko fight in fall appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Anthony Joshua believes it is a possibility he could go his whole career without fighting in the United States.