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OSCAR DE LA HOYA: Thank you to the media for joining us today in this International Media Conference Call for Saunders versus Lemieux. We are kicking off fight week with this call and have a week of events leadin  
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ALA Promotions signs Fil-Japanese amateur champion Go Hosaka, Tue, 12 Dec 2017

Go Hosaka. Young, Filipino-Japanese amateur champion Go Hosaka signed a long-term deal with ALA Promotions, as he moves forward from his amateur achievements and turns pro just before the end of 2017. At 21, Hosaka boasts   
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Prince Ranch Boxing Signs Two More Mexican Fighters to Sugar Promotions, Tue, 12 Dec 2017
AGUASCALIENTES, MX (December 11, 2017) - Prince Ranch Boxing is happy to announce the signing of super-middleweight Humberto Torres (18-1-1, 12 KOs) and undefeated female bantamweight Cristina Mora (6-0-2, 4 KOs), who both hail from Aguascalientes, Mexico. The duo also signed promotional agreements  Read Full Story >>>

Jeff Horn plays down concerns over weight cut, Tue, 12 Dec 2017
Jeff Horn says concerns about his weight-cut are nothing to worry about ahead of his WBO welterweight title fight against Gary Corcoran in Brisbane on Wednesday. There have been worries that Horn wouldn't make the 147-pound limit in the lead-up to the first defence of the title he won from Manny  Read Full Story >>>

Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Guillermo Rigondeaux: Artificial
By John Gatling,, Tue, 12 Dec 2017
And so it was not Art Official. Because the paint brushes were stolen along with the trademark, only boxing can manage to skidmark it’s way off of the beautiful autobahn that 2017 designed. Taking the high road is not an option. Even the ringcard girls wore a look of erectile dysfunction in th  Read Full Story >>>

By Maloney L. Samaco,, Tue, 12 Dec 2017

Manny Pacquiao said his handlers have approached UFC superstar Conor McGregor for a fight in April, the time when the fighting senator takes a break from his legislative work. "If we can negotiate it, I have no problem. It  
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UFC's Brendan Schaub Says Pacquiao Would Whoop McGregor Worse Than Mayweather, Tue, 12 Dec 2017

TMZ SPORTS -- Conor McGregor actually had a shot against Floyd Mayweather ... but he would get straight-up SMASHED by Manny Pacquiao -- so says ex-UFC star Brendan Schaub. We got Schaub -- an analyst on the MayMac m  
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RIZIN Fighting Federation World Grand Prix 2017 action to close 2017 MMA season, Tue, 12 Dec 2017

Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic & Takanori "The Fireball Kid" Gomi return New Year's Eve Dec. 29 & 31 LIVE on PPV from Japan NEW YORK CITY (December 11, 2017) -- International mixed-martial-arts and kickboxing fans can close out  
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31st annual Ring 8 Holiday Event & Awards Ceremony: REVIEW & PICTURES, Tue, 12 Dec 2017
NEW YORK (December 11, 2017) - Less than 24 hours after he defeated previously undefeated Guillermo Rigondeaux, WBO Junior Lightweight World Champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist Vasyl "Hi Tech" Lomachenko attended yesterday's (Sunday, Dec. 9) 31st annual Ring 8 Holiday Event and Awards Ceremo  Read Full Story >>>

Vito Mielnicki, Jr wins United States Junior National Championship in Salt Lake City, Utah, Tue, 12 Dec 2017
Nutley, NJ (December 11, 2017)--This past week in Salt Lake City, Utah, Vito Mielnicki, Jr. captured the United States Junior National championship in the 145-pound division. Mielnicki of Roseland, New Jersey moved up an unprecedented 10 weight classes where he competed at 106-pounds at the 2017   Read Full Story >>>

Horn blocking out talk of Crawford clash
SBS, Tue, 12 Dec 2017
Terence Crawford won't be at Jeff Horn's fight on Wednesday night due to visa issues but the unbeaten American's spectre will be looming large. He won't be there in person but Terence Crawford is the name that will be on everyone's lips should Jeff Horn retain his WBO welterweight title on Wednes  Read Full Story >>>

Why Jeff Horn has a long way to go to make it in boxing’s biggest market
Fox Sports, Tue, 12 Dec 2017
When the former schoolteacher shocked the world by defeating future Hall of Famer Manny Pacquiao in Brisbane earlier this year, many considered him set on course for global stardom. But according to one US expert, ‘the Hornet’ is still a relative unknown outside of Australia. Jeff Horn vs. Gar  Read Full Story >>>

The Punch That Ended a Career
By Wrigley Brogan,, Tue, 12 Dec 2017
Like many boxers, Hatton is a quiet man, almost shy. He understood his career would not be a long one because of the way he fought… For eight years I ran the only boxing magazine in the Northwest. Boxing was making one of its small comebacks and new casinos were anxious to stage events. I took a   Read Full Story >>>

Gennady Golovkin to finish 2017 as Pound for Pound #1 despite Vasyl Lomachenko win
World Boxing News, Tue, 12 Dec 2017
Gennady Golovkin held off a late challenge by Vasyl Lomachenko in December to secure his place at the top of the Pound for Pound Top 50 into the New Year. Lomachenko's victory over Guillermo Rigondeaux, taking into account the weight difference, wasn't enough to push the Ukrainian from his previo  Read Full Story >>>

Gary Corcoran’s camp to front referee with footage of Jeff Horn headbutts
By Jamie Pandaram,, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
THIS 93-second video showing Jeff Horn apparently headbutting a raft of opponents will be shown to referee Benjy Esteves Jr on Tuesday by challenger Gary Corcoran’s camp in an attempt to have the Australian world champion deducted points during their fight on Wednesday. Corcoran’s trainer Frank G  Read Full Story >>>

Horn v Corcoran: Spoiling for a fight before a punch is thrown
By Brent Read, The Australian, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
Jeff Horn, dressed immaculately in a grey three-piece suit and purple tie, wandered on to the stage with a briefcase containing the prized WBO welterweight belt. Frank Greaves, the articulate and outspoken trainer of English challenger Gary Corcoran, took his seat armed with a laptop. Horn came   Read Full Story >>>


Filler. Young German star joins 31 other players in the final 64 as the field is cut in half after Day 2 of the World 9-ball Championship. (Doha, Qatar)--The action at the 2017 World 9-ball Championship picked up ap  
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WBO champion Jeff Horn is 'dirty' fighter, taunts Gary Corcoran
By Agence France Press, Strait Times, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
BRISBANE (AFP) - English challenger Gary Corcoran has claimed Australian World Boxing Organisation welterweight champion Jeff Horn is a "dirty" fighter ahead of their title bout in Brisbane on Wednesday. In an extraordinary media conference Monday, Corcoran's camp provided a laptop presentation t  Read Full Story >>>

Boxing: Mind games come to a head for 'dirty' Jeff Horn
By Patrick McKendry, NZHerald, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
Jeff Horn, the WBO world welterweight champion, has once again been accused of being a "dirty fighter" who leads with his head as he prepares for the first defence of his title against Englishman Gary Corcoran. The Australian, a Duco Events stablemate of Kiwi WBO world heavyweight champion Josep  Read Full Story >>>

GAB optimistic of more victories for Pinoy boxers
By PNA, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
DAVAO CITY — The Games and Amusements Board (GAB) will double its efforts to help Filipino professional boxers secure more victories in the future. “We’ll double our efforts so that there will always be fellow Filipinos who’ll bring home pride and glory as the most competitive boxers worldwide in  Read Full Story >>>

Melindo risks IBF title vs Japanese
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
NAGASAKI, Japan — It’s going to be champion versus champion on New Year’s Eve when Filipino Milan Melindo meets Ryoichi Taguchi in a light-flyweight unification battle in Tokyo. Melindo will be risking his International Boxing Federation (IBF) crown against Taguchi, who will be staking his World   Read Full Story >>>

Aston Palicte earns world title eliminator following one-sided victory over Jose Alfredo Rodriguez
By Ryan O’Hara, FightNights, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
Aston Palicte faced his toughest opponent to date Friday and dismantled him. The Bago City, Philippines prospect stopped Jose Alfredo Rodriguez in the fifth round of an entertaining main event on a Roy Jones Jr. Boxing Promotions card on beIN Sports in Round Rock, Texas. Palicte (24-2,  Read Full Story >>>

Jeff Horn takes confidence from ninth round vs. Manny Pacquiao
By Jake Michaels,, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
BRISBANE, Australia -- Jeff Horn believes his ninth round survival against Manny Pacquiao in July has helped him become an even better fighter. The Queenslander was on the verge of being knocked out by the Filipino when he copped a wave of punches without returning fire late in their bout at Sunc  Read Full Story >>>

By Rene Bonsubre, Jr.,, Mon, 11 Dec 2017

GUANGZHOU, CHINA – – Kurtis Pegoraro of Australia boxed a shutout against Eugen Buchmueller of Germany in the main bout of an international fight card held at the Guangzhou Asian Games gymnasium Sunday. Pegoraro used hi  
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MARCH 10 TGW & SMITHY BRING THE BIG FIGHTS 19 in honour of Brayd Smith is set to be a night of champions in honour of a champion. It's the annual Brayd Smith memorial fight card with an orange theme. The line up of fights could be a wh  
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By Maloney L. Samaco,, Mon, 11 Dec 2017

Vasyl Lomachenko versus Guillermo Rigondeaux was billed as a showdown between two of the deadliest and most accomplished amateurs in the history of boxing. Both fighters were two-time Olympic gold medalists, world champions  
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Top Rank on ESPN Vasiliy Lomachenko vs. Guillermo Rigondeaux is Second Highest-Rated Boxing Telecast on Cable in 2017, Mon, 11 Dec 2017

Event is also Second Highest-Rated Boxing Telecast on ESPN Since Start of 2016 ESPN Now Has Top Four and Top Seven of the Top Ten Boxing Fights on Cable in 2017 Last night’s fight between Vasiliy Lomachenko (10-1-0, 7   
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Lomachenko, Rigondeaux, and Why The Jackal Quit
By Paul Magno,, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
A great fighter can handle being beaten in the ring, but it’s humiliating to be duped into a bad spot by politics and business… I tried to be a diplomat and ambassador for the sport. When people asked me about Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux, I had a nice, non-confrontational (for me) answer to give—Ri  Read Full Story >>>

Lomachenko Vs. Rigondeaux Was Never Even Close To Competitive
By Chris Thompson,, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
Last night’s ESPN super fight was a strange one, even before the opening bell. A fighter moving up two weight classes for a fight isn’t especially uncommon; a 37-year-old fighter, whose style is mostly to not punch, moving up two weight classes to fight a man eight years his junior who has massive s  Read Full Story >>>

Lomachenko On Rigondeaux Injury: I've Fought With One Hand
By Keith Idec,, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
NEW YORK – Vasyl Lomachenko wouldn’t have stopped fighting if he was the one that suffered a hand injury Saturday night. Lomachenko didn’t go as far as to say he believes Guillermo Rigondeaux faked his left hand injury to get out of their fight. He did question Rigondeaux’s decision to stop fight  Read Full Story >>>

Lomachenko Punch Stats vs Rigondeaux Show Astonishing Findings
By Niall Doran, BoxingNews, Mon, 11 Dec 2017
The Lomachenko punch stats in his fight with Guillermo Rigondeaux could make their fight one of the lowest punch outputs in world title history. The fight didn’t catch fire really, mostly because Lomachenko was too good for the timid and non-action orientated Rigondeaux. For the six rounds tha  Read Full Story >>>

Lomachenko on Rigondeaux: I Learned Nothing, It Was Easy!, Sun, 10 Dec 2017
On Saturday night from The Theater in Madison Square Garden, Vasyl Lomachenko retained his WBO super featherweight title after beating stopping Guillermo Rigondeaux in six rounds. Lomachenko (10-1) dominated for six rounds before Rigondeaux called it quits, citing a left hand injury, before the s  Read Full Story >>>

By Ted Lerner, WPS Media Officer,, Sun, 10 Dec 2017

The Philippines' Carlo Biado has high expectations. (Doha, Qatar)--The long hard slog to the pool world’s most prestigious title began on Saturday here in Doha, as 128 players from nearly 35 countries began the first of si  
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By Marlon Bernardino,, Sun, 10 Dec 2017
FILIPINO Conrado Diaz, a certified United States Chess Federation (USCF) national master, defeated American International Master Elliot Winslow in the seventh round to gain a share of the lead in the 2017 William Lombardy Memorial Tuesday Night Marathon at the Mechanics Institute Chess Club in San F  Read Full Story >>>

There’s only one Pacman – Ancajas
By Josef T. Ramos, The Manila Times, Sun, 10 Dec 2017
International Boxing Federation (IBF) super flyweight titleholder Jerwin Ancajas, who successfully defended his belt for the third time, said the boxing achievements of eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao are very hard to match or even surpass. Reacting to various reports that he’s going  Read Full Story >>>


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