Category: Press Release

Porter & Dad Talk About Garcia Matchup

  Former welterweight world champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter hosted a media workout at the Porter Hy-Performance Center in Las Vegas Wednesday as he prepares to take on Danny “Swift” Garcia for the vacant WBC welterweight world championship on September 8 live on Showtime. Shawn Porter: “Danny’s counter-punching I think plays into my hands. I’m a combination puncher. There’s more than one coming....

Teslenko, Nicholson & Golub In Action Saturday

DIBELLA ENTERTAINMENT’S OLEKSANDR TESLENKO, DEMOND NICHOLSON AND IVAN GOLUB IN ACTION THIS SATURDAY NIGHT  New York, NY (August 15, 2018) DiBella Entertainment will showcase three of their top contenders in televised or streamed action this Saturday, August 18, including undefeated heavyweight Oleksandr Teslenko, super middleweight Demond Nicholson and welterweight Ivan Golub. A native of Chernivtsi, Ukraine, now fighting out of Toronto, Canada, the 26-year-old Teslenko (13-0,...

Quotes & More From Atlantic City

  ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (Aug. 15, 2018) – Bryant “B.Y.” Jennings and Jesse “Hollywood” Hart are born-and-bred Philadelphia fighters hoping for another world title shot. Jennings (23-2, 13 KOs), who challenged Wladimir Klitschko for the heavyweight title in 2015, will face Alexander “Sascha” Dimitrenko (41-3, 26 KOs) on Saturday at the Ocean Resort Casino’s Ovation Hall in the 12-round main event. Hart (24-1,...

Herring & Dadashev Headline Undercard of Ramirez/Orozco

  FRESNO, Calif. (Aug. 13, 2018)– Maxim “Mad Max” Dadashev will defend the NABF super lightweight title against former WBC lightweight world champion Antonio DeMarco on Friday, Sept. 14 at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. The Dadashev-DeMarco bout will serve as the co-feature to Jose Ramirez’s WBC super lightweight title defense against Antonio Orozco. Ramirez-Orozco and Dadashev-DeMarco will be televised...

British Title Updates

  HEAVYWEIGHT HUGHIE FURY (Holder) CRUISERWEIGHT MATTHEW ASKIN (Holder) v LAWRENCE OKOLIE Following agreement being reached between the parties, the above contest to be promoted by Eddie Hearn will take place on Saturday, 22nd September 2018 at Wembley Stadium. LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT CALLUM JOHNSON (Holder) SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT (Vacant) MIDDLEWEIGHT JASON WELBORN (Holder) v TOMMY LANGFORD The above contest to be promoted by...

Pedraza Quotes From Camp

  CIDRA, P.R. (Aug 8, 2018) – José “Sniper” Pedraza already knows how it feels to have a world title in his hands. Now, the former world champion guarantees he will experience that sensation again on Aug. 25 at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona. On that night, Pedraza (24-1, 12 KOs) will challenge WBO lightweight champion Ray Beltran (35-7-1, 21 KOs) in...

Beltran Ready Pedraza, Lomachenko And Much More

Image credit:Chas Wright/Top Rank (Aug. 6, 2018) — Ray Beltran scratched and clawed and spent nearly 19 years as a pro boxer before earning his first world title. He outpointed Paulus Moses on Feb. 16 in Reno, Nevada, to win the vacant WBO lightweight title, a lifelong dream finally fulfilled. A native of Los Mochis, Mexico, Beltran is now a proud resident...

Luke Campbell vs. Yvan Mendy Rematch on Joshua-Povetkin

  Luke Campbell faces Yvan Mendy in a WBC Lightweight World title Final Eliminator at Wembley Stadium connected by EE on September 22, live on Sky Sports Box Office. The rivals will go again in a highly-anticipated rematch of their December 2015 fight which Mendy won via a shock split decision at The O2 in London. Olympic gold medallist Campbell endured...

PBC on Fox: Berto/Alexander Weights & More

  Former welterweight world champions Andre Berto and Devon Alexander went face-to-face at the official weigh-in before their primetime main event Saturday, August 4 in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FOX & FOX Deportes from NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Also competing on Saturday’s telecast that starts at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT will be...

Berto/Alexander, Quillin/Love Press Quotes

  Former welterweight champions Andre Berto and Devon Alexander went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before Saturday’s main event of Premier Boxing Champions on Fox and Fox Deportes from the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, NY. Also competing on Saturday’s telecast are former WBO middleweight champion Peter Quillin who faces super middleweight J’Leon Love. Additional televised action features...