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  1. Joshua Vs Klitschko Smashes 80,000 Wembley Record

    01.16 / 18:01 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    The World Heavyweight unification blockbuster between Anthony Joshua MBE and Wladimir Klitschko has broken box office records with over 80,000 tickets sold for the April 29 super fight at Wembley Stadium Connected by EE, live on Sky Sports Box Office. The second batch of tickets for the blockbuster fight sold inside one hour when they released at lunchtime on Monday and the total tickets now sold has exceed the record set by Carl Froch’s World … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
  2. Serrano beats Rivas to retain WBO title

    01.15 / 09:33 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    Amanda Serrano (31-1-1, 23 KOs) capitalized on the opportunity to fight in the first women’s world title fight on English-language national television in nearly a decade, with a dominating performance in victory. Serrano defended her WBO Junior Featherweight World Championship over former two-division world champion Yazmin Rivas (35-10-1, 10 KOs) via unanimous decision. The judges scored the bout 97-97, 98-92, 99-91. Serrano was the busier fighter from the opening bell, and landed nearly …
  3. Results: DeGale-Jack fight to draw

    01.15 / 08:20 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    James DeGale and Badou Jack fought their hearts out tonight in a unification fight at 168, but the two of them had to leave the ring after fighting to a 12 round draw at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Both guys hit the canvas in the round. WBC super middleweight champion Jack was down in the 1st round from a left to the head. IBF champion DeGale was blasted to the canvas in … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
  4. Manny Pacquiao says he has maybe four fights left, can box until 2018

    01.14 / 18:17 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    Superstar Manny Pacquiao will turn 40 in December of 2018, and Pac-Man says 2018 is the year in which he will probably call it a (boxing) career. Pacquiao, who looked excellent in his last two fights – commanding decision wins over Tim Bradley and Jessie Vargas – is soon to embark on a “world tour,” at least according to his promoter Bob Arum, and a fight in Australia looks likely for April – against unbeaten … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
  5. Results: Lara stops Foreman

    01.14 / 07:53 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    WBA junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara (24-2-2, 14 KOs) beat challenger Yuri Foreman (34-3, 10 KOs) by a 4th round TKO tonight at the Hialeah Park Racing and Casino in Miami, Florida. The fight ended with Lara flattening Foreman with a left to the head in the 4th. The fight was stopped at 1:47 of round 4. Foreman was also knocked down in round 3. That was a beautiful right-leg trip that Lara did, which … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
  6. Canelo Alvarez vs Julio Cesar Chavez set for May 6- HBO Pay-Per-View

    01.13 / 20:17 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    In a historic showdown that will rival the biggest fights in the history of Mexico’s proud boxing lineage, two-division world champion and Pay-Per-View star Canelo Álvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) will take on former WBC World Middleweight Champion Julio César Chávez, Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) on Cinco de Mayo weekend, Saturday, May 6 in a 12-round battle to be contested at a maximum 164.5 pounds. The event will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®.… Read ArticleArticle: B…
  7. Floyd Mayweather: James DeGale is the best fighter in the UK right now

    01.13 / 17:51 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    Although he has been “retired” for well over a year now (the speech marks are there simply because many people, Freddie Roach among them, seem to be convinced Floyd will fight again) Floyd Mayweather is almost constantly in the news. Just this week the 39-year-old stated on ESPN’s “First Take” how he wants the fight between he and Conor McGregor to happen, and yesterday “Money” confirmed how he will be a guest during President-elect Donald … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.c…
  8. Floyd Mayweather Never Dared To Be Great!

    01.13 / 15:24 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    You hear ‘49-0. Undefeated. Beat 25 World Champions. Dominating the game since the 90’s. He must be the greatest’. This article will prove that this statement is very hollow. Floyd Mayweather only dared to be elite, but not a Great. He just dared to be elite long enough to become a Great, but never intentionally dared to be Great. Disclaimer: HOF = Hall of Famer ATG = All Time Great TBE = The … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
  9. Badou Jack-James DeGale final press conference quotes

    01.13 / 00:04 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    Super middleweight champions Badou Jack and James DeGale went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before their world title unification showdown that headlines action this Saturday, January 14 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn and live on SHOWTIME. Mayweather Promotions President Floyd Mayweather discussed the highly anticipated matchup featuring his fighter, Jack, who he has helped go from contender to the top of the 168-pound division. (Photo credit: Idris…
  10. Canelo vs Chavez Jr: Oscar De La Hoya urges Chavez Jr to “stop tweeting lies and sign the contract”

    01.12 / 16:44 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    It seems Oscar De La Hoya is running out of patience over the ongoing negotiations for the possible May 6 Canelo Alvarez-Julio Cesar Chavez Junior fight. The fight, if it happens, will be a huge attraction, taking place as it would over the Mexican festivities that accompany the Cinco de Mayo weekend – but the Golden Boy head has urged Chavez Jnr to hurry up and sign the contract. Not only that, but De La … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
  11. Lara Training Camp Notes – Lara vs Foreman on Friday

    01.12 / 16:07 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    Super welterweight world champion Erislandy Lara is primed and ready for his world title defense against former world champion Yuri Foreman this Friday, January 13 in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on Spike from Hialeah Park Racing and Casino in Miami. Additional action on Spike features former world champion Anthony Dirrell and Hungary’s Norbert Nemesapati, who meet in a 10-round super middleweight bout. Televised coverage begins at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT and … Read…
  12. Broner vs Granados on Feb 18 – Press conference quotes

    01.11 / 08:18 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    Former four-division world champion Adrien Broner hosted a press conference in his hometown of Cincinnati Tuesday as he prepares to return home to face hard-hitting contender Adrian Granados on Saturday, February 18 from the Cintas Center at Xavier University and live on SHOWTIME®. The press conference featured Mayweather Promotions President Floyd Mayweather, who will help promote the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING card that begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. Tickets for the live event, which …
  13. Mikey Garcia, Dejan Zlaticanin and Leo Santa Cruz quotes

    01.11 / 01:34 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    Former three-division world champion Leo Santa Cruz continued to prepare for his featherweight world title rematch against Carl Frampton and hosted a Los Angeles media workout Tuesday before he headlines action on Saturday, January 28 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and live on SHOWTIME®. Also working out for the media at Fortune Gym Tuesday were lightweight world champion Dejan Zlaticanin and former two-division champion Mikey Garcia, who meet in the opening … Read …
  14. Carl Frampton-Leo Santa Cruz II: Repeat or Revenge?

    01.09 / 19:00 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    The superb featherweight battle Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz engaged in last July was, for many people, The Fight of 2016. Back and forth the two unbeaten warriors went, with the intense pace of the high quality fight never once relenting. Now, in just under a couple of week’s time, the two 130-pounders will do it again – this time at The MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Both men have promised an improvement on … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
  15. Zab Judah to give it one last run, will return Jan 21

    01.09 / 10:27 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    Former 140 and 147-pound champ Zab Judah is not yet ready to call it a career. Though the Brooklyn southpaw is now pushing 40 (he will hit the big 4 0 this October) and has not fought since being decisioned by Paulie Malignaggi in “The Battle of Brooklyn” in December of 2013, Judah will fight on. Set to face Jorge Luis Munguia of Honduras on January 21 in Trenton, New Jersey, Zab feels he can … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
  16. David Price – Christian Hammer on Eubank Jnr-Quinlan PPV show

    01.08 / 11:19 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    Tickets for the much maligned ITV pay-per-view card headlined by Chris Eubank Junior-Renold Quinlan went on sale yesterday, and the card just became a little better in terms of value for money. British heavyweight David Price will support the main event in a fight with Christian Hammer, Boxing News has reported. Price, still attempting to regain the status and respect he held before losing to Tony Thompson (twice) and Erkan Teper (both fighters subsequently failing … Read…
  17. Manny Pacquiao-Jeff Horn possible for April 23 in Australia

    01.07 / 19:27 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    The proposed Manny Pacquiao-Jeff Horn fight in Australia is reportedly very close to being finalised. All that is required now, says promoter Bob Arum, is for the money to be right. Arum says Pac-Man is “on board” for the fight against the unbeaten Horn, but that the money needs to be put up before the fight can be signed off and made official. “Manny thinks Jeff is a very live fighter – in the sense … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
  18. Shawn Porter wants Andre Berto for return foe

    01.07 / 15:48 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    Last seen going to war with Keith Thurman in last summer’s FOTY candidate, former IBF welterweight champ Shawn Porter is ready to make his return to the ring soon. According to Porter’s father and trainer Shawn Porter Senior, who spoke with The Las Vegas Review Journal, fellow former welterweight champ Andre Berto is the preferred comeback opponent. “Shawn is great. His weight is good, he’s looking for a fight,” Porter Snr said. “We’re having trouble … Read Ar…
  19. Renold Quinlan unhappy, says he may walk on Eubank Jnr fight

    01.06 / 16:01 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    It seems the scheduled return to boxing for terrestrial channel ITV has been bugged by problems – what with fans balking at the idea of having to pay for the first planned ITV pay show, between Chris Eubank Jnr and the little-known Renold Quinlan in a fight that will contest the lightly regarded IBO super-middleweight title. As critics have already pointed out, the show, scheduled for February 4, has no announced under-card and the main … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …
  20. Abel Sanchez says “nobody at 160 will last the distance with Golovkin,” but will these words come back to haunt him?

    01.06 / 12:59 eastsideboxing.com Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing
    While his critics – Carl Froch and Floyd Mayweather among them – argue how he should “prove himself” by taking a move up in weight, middleweight king Gennady Golovkin is sticking around at 160 for the time being. And, according to his trainer Abel Sanchez, not only is there no middleweight on the planet capable of defeating his fighter, there is not even a middleweight capable of lasting the full 12 rounds with Triple-G. Speaking … Read ArticleArticle: Boxing247.com …