Canelo Kovalev Undercard Media Workouts

LAS VEGAS (Oct. 30, 2019): Following today's final press conference, Canelo vs. Kovalev undercard fighters staged an open workout for fans at the MGM Resort and Casino. Those participating included Ryan "Kingry" Garcia (18-0, 15 KOs), "Ruthless" Romero Duno (21-1, 16 KOs), Seniesa "Super Bad" Estrada (17-0, 7 KOs), Marlen Esparza (7-0, 1 KO) and Blair "The Flair" Cobbs (12-0-1, 8 KOs). Canelo vs. Kovalev will take place Nov. 2, 2019 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will be streamed live excusively on DAZN. Below is what the fighters had to say at today's workout: Ryan Garcia, Lightweight Contender: "I'm feeling good. I'm feeling on weight. I'm feeling speed, power, everything f

Miguel Flores Training Camp Notes

HOUSTON (October 30, 2019) - Super featherweight contender Miguel "El Michoacan" Flores will complete his winding road to his first world title opportunity when he takes on three-division champion Leo "El Terremoto" Santa Cruz for the WBA Super Featherweight Title Saturday, November 23 in the FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Flores (24-2, 12 KOs) will look for a career-defining victory in the co-main event leading up to Deontay "The Bronze Bomber'' Wilder defending his WBC title in a rematch against once-beaten Cuban slugger Luis "King Kong'' Ortiz in the headlining attraction of action beginning at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. Tickets for the event, which is

Canelo Kovalev Final Press Conference

LAS VEGAS (Oct. 30, 2019): Canelo Alvarez (52-1-2, 35 KOs) and Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (34-3-1, 29 KOs) hosted their final press conference today ahead of their 12-round fight for Kovalev's WBO Light Heavyweight World Title. The event will take place on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will be streamed live exclusively on DAZN. Canelo Alvarez, WBC Franchise, WBA, Lineal, RingMagazine Middleweight World Champion and WBA Super Middleweight World Champion: "I want to say thank you to all of you guys, familiar faces, I want to thank you for all the support you've given me throughout my entire career. Thank you to Main Events, Golden Boy, DAZN, everybody, tha

Canelo Kovalev Grand Arrivals

Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (52-1-2, 35 KOs) and Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (34-3-1, 29 KOs) made their grand arrivals today at the MGM Grand Resort and Casino in Las Vegas ahead of their 12-round fight for Kovalev's WBO Light Heavyweight World Title. The two square off this Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas live on DAZN.

Canelo Kovalev Going Down This Weekend

This Saturday night Mexican superstar three division multi world champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (51-1-2, 34 KOs) will step into the ring in what will be his biggest challenge of his career when he moves up to light heavyweight and takes on WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (34-3-1, 29 KOs) of Russia. The two will clash at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas live on DAZN. Just a few days away from the fight, Canelo and Kovalev have wrapped up their preparations as they look forward to Saturday night. "I feel great about this fight. Kovalev is a great fighter. This is what motivates me taking a risk," Canelo told SouthernCaliforniaBoxing.com.com "Anything that represe

Results From Hollywood

Hollywood, CA (October 28, 2019) Sunday night at the AVALON Nightclub in Hollywood, CA, Ukrainian Serhii ‘El Flaco’ Bohachuk, (16-0, 16 KOs), continued his climb as one of the fastest rising stars in boxing with a blistering fourth-round knockout of Philadelphia based veteran Tyrone Brunson, (28-8-2, 25 KOs) in the main event of Tom Loeffler’s 360 Promotions ‘Hollywood Fight Nights’. The eight-bout card featured Southern California’s top young fighters. Headlining the NINTH straight sell-out of the acclaimed ‘Hollywood Fight Nights’ series, the 24-year-old Bohachuk dropped Brunson in the third round and twice more in the fourth with heavy-handed rights to the head before the bout was stopped

Shakur Stevenson Defeats Joet Gonzalez Wins WBO Featherweight Title

RENO, Nev. (Oct. 26, 2019) — Shakur Stevenson is a world champion. The former Olympic medalist displayed all his boxing skills and completely neutralized Joet Gonzalez (his girlfriend's brother) to conquer the vacant World Boxing Organization (WBO) featherweight title in front of 2,828 fans at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center. Stevenson became the first Team USA male fighter of the 2016 Rio Olympics to conquer a world title. "This is a great feeling. One of the best feelings of my life," said Stevenson. "I have a lot of respect for Joet. He is a great fighter. I have nothing against him. If he decides to be cool with me, I'll be cool with him." Stevenson already knows what he wants the

Weights From Hollywood

Serhii Bohachuk 153 vs. Tyrone Brunson 154 (WBC Continental America’s title) Humberto Rubalcava 121.6 vs. Adrian Montoya 122 Marco Deckmann 190 vs. Jamel Reynolds 183.8 Adrian Corona 129.6 vs. Emmanuel Castro 126 Christian Robles 111.2 vs. Cesar Sustaita 111.8 George Navarro 117 vs. Nestor Ramos 119 Nathan Weston 153.8 vs. Isaac Freeman 151 Arman Darchinyan 159.4 vs. Kendall Mayes-Taylor 166

Hollywood Fight Nights Workout

Los Angeles, CA (October 25, 2019) Led by Fast-Rising Star Serhii ‘El Flaco’ Bohachuk, numerous top fighters set to appear at this Sunday night’s (October 27) Hollywood Fight Nights event went through their final workouts today for fans and media at the South El Monte Recreation Center. Headed to the NINTH Straight Sell-out at the iconic AVALON HOLLYWOOD in Hollywood, CA, Tom Loeffler’s 360 Promotions is headlined by a ten-round clash between the hard-hitting Ukrainian Bohachuk, (15-0, 15 KOs) and the equally heavy-handed Tyrone ‘Young Gun’ Brunson, (28-7-2, 25 KOs), of Philadelphia, PA battling for the vacant WBC Continental Americas Super Welterweight Title.

Shakur Stevenson Joet Gonzalez Make Weight

Shakur Stevenson 126 vs. Joet Gonzalez 125.2 (WBO featherweight title) Mikaela Mayer 129.6 vs. Alejandra Zamora 129.4 Joshua Greer 117.8 vs. Antonio Nieves 117.8 Albert Bell 132 vs. Frank De Alba 132.6 Francisco Esparza 132 vs. Matt Conway 131.6 Xander Zayas 145.8 vs. Genesis Wynn 144.6 Andy Vences 131.4 vs. Mark Bernaldez 130.4 Jason Sanchez 125.6 vs. Adeilson Dos Santos 125.2 Jared Anderson 233.2 vs. Daniel Infante 232 Diego Elizondo 135.6 vs. Mike Sanchez 133.6 JJ Mariano 142.6 vs. Sean Cerveny 144.4

Elwin Soto Defends WBO 112lb Title Decisions Edward Heno

INDIO, CALIF. (Oct. 24, 2019): Elwin "La Pulga" Soto (16-1, 11 KOs) of Mexicali, Mexico made the first successful defense of his WBO Light Flyweight World Title against Filipino contender Edward "The Heneral Fighting" Heno (14-1-5, 5 KOs) via 12-round unanimous decision in the main event of the Oct. 24 edition Thursday Night Fights at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, Calif. Soto won with scores of 114-113, 115-112 and 115-112. The event was streamed live on DAZN, RingTV.com and on Facebook Watch via the Golden Boy Fight Night Page. The series is also available on regional sports networks around the nation. "I felt I need to throw more punches," said Elwin Soto. "I won the early rounds, and I

Shakur Stevenson Joet Gonzalez Final Press Conference

The vacant WBO featherweight world title bout between Shakur Stevenson and Joet Gonzalez is boxing's version of the Hatfields and McCoys, a long-simmering grudge match that will be settled Saturday evening at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center. Stevenson (12-0, 7 KOs) is looking to become the first 2016 Olympian to win a major world title, while Gonzalez (23-0, 14 KOs) hopes to pull off the upset against his biggest nemesis. In the 10-round co-feature, bantamweight contender Joshua "Don't Blink" Greer Jr. (21-1-1, 12 KOs) will face former world title challenger Antonio Nieves (19-2-2, 11 KOs). The special feature will see female fighting sensation Mikaela Mayer (11-0, 4 KOs) defend her NABF

Gardens Fight Nights Returns November 9th

Roy Englebrecht Promotions Returs November 9th for its fourth and final installment of The Gardens Casino Fight Night will be be one for the combat sports ages! You can only see it at one place and that’s The Event Center at The Gardens Casino in Hawaiian Gardens, CA. Tickets are priced at $60 & $90 for front row and are available at www.socafights.com. The Gardens Casino Fight Night is without a doubt the most fun you can have on a Saturday night in the southland! Headlining this powerhouse fight card is Kazakstan’s Madiyar Ashkeyev 13-0 (6KOs). Ashkeyev will be putting up his perfect record against Walter Wright 17-8 (8KO's) for the vacant WBC USNBC Championship in a 10 round war! This bou

Canelo Media Day

LOS ANGELES - Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (51-1-2, 34 KOs) hosted a media workout today at the House of Boxing in San Diego, Calif. ahead of his upcoming 12-round bout against Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (34-3-1, 29 KOs) for his WBO Light Heavyweight World Title. Trainers Eddy Reynoso and Jose "Chepo" Reynoso also attended the workout. The event will take place Saturday, Nov. 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will be streamed live exclusively as one of the most-anticipated events this fight season on DAZN. CANELO ALVAREZ, WBC FRANCHISE, WBA, LINEAL AND RING MAGAZINE MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION AND WBA SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION: "I feel good! This is the weight I'm usually at du

Sergey Kovalev Media Day

LOS ANGELES (Oct. 23, 2019) - Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (34-3-1, 29 KOs), hosted a media workout yesterday at the Boxing Laboratory in Oxnard, Calif. ahead of his upcoming 12-round bout against Canelo Alvarez (51-1-2, 34 KOs) for his WBO Light Heavyweight World Title. Kathy Duva, CEO of Main Events, also attended the workout, along with trainer Buddy McGirt. The event will take place Saturday, Nov. 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will be streamed live exclusively as one of the most-anticipated events this fight season on DAZN. SERGEY "KRUSHER" KOVALEV, WBO Light Heavyweight World Champion: "Canelo has nothing to lose in this fight. He has a chance to make history. But I have

Statement From Golden Boy

LOS ANGELES, CA. (Oct. 22 2019): A frivolous lawsuit was filed recently alleging that Oscar De La Hoya sexually assaulted 'Jane Doe,' which is completely false. Oscar is a very successful businessman, running one of the country's leading sports and entertainment companies - thus a prime target. It is worth noting that both recent lawsuits have been filed by the same attorney who is looking to make a name for himself. We vehemently deny these allegations and look forward to vigorously defending Oscar's good name and reputation.

Andy Ruiz: I'm Going to Work Hard to Keep These Titles

WBA/IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. (33-1, 22 KOs) of Imperial Valley, California is in the height of his preparation as he gears up for the rematch with former world champion England's Anthony Joshua (22-1, 21 KO'S). Ruiz squares off against Joshua Saturday December 7th at the Diriyah Arena in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia live on DAZN. SouthernCaliforniaBoxing.com caught up with the heavyweight champion as he talked about his preparation and rematch with Joshua. "I'm ready for this fight. We are doing good staying focused and disciplined," Andy Ruiz told SouthernCaliforniaBoxing.com "We are ready for December 7th. I know he will have tricks up his sleeve," Ruiz added. It was this past J

Results From Ontario

ORANGE, Calif. (Oct. 19, 2019) - In the night's sole upset, Puerto Rico's Javier Flores (15-2, 13 KOs) downed previously unbeaten welterweight prospect Angel Ruiz (16-1, 12 KOs) with a counter right hand in the second round of the "Path to Glory" main event on Friday night. Both southpaws started tentative, content with feeling each other out in the opening stanza. Once the second round started, however, Ruiz, 22, began to apply pressure with Flores handling it with ease. Behind a tight and high guard, Flores, 33, was able to neutralize the Ruiz attack and took advantage of his aggressiveness by timing a right hook across his jaw that dropped him for good at the 2:02 mark. In the co-feature

Weights From Ontario

Angel Ruiz, 145.7 lbs. vs. Javier Flores, 146.6 lbs. (8-rounds) George Acosta, 133.9 lbs. vs Roberto Almazan, 135 lbs. (6-rounds) Alec Zavala, 140 lbs. vs. Carlos Apodaca, 138.2 lbs. (4-rounds) Ivan Zarate, 121.5 lbs. vs. Nery Garcia, 122 lbs. (4-rounds) Golden Garcia, 135 lbs. vs. Hector Garcia, 135.2 lbs. (6-rounds) Promoter: Thompson Boxing

Oscar Valdez Andres Gutierrez Headline November 30 ESPN Card; Frampton McCreary Co-Feature

LAS VEGAS (Oct. 15, 2019) — Two of boxing’s foremost action stars are set to light up the Las Vegas Strip for a Thanksgiving Weekend fistic bash Saturday, November 30 at The Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. In the main event, former featherweight world champion Oscar Valdez will make his long-awaited super featherweight debut in a 10-rounder against former world title challenger Andres “Jaguarcito” Gutierrez. The co-feature will see the fighting pride of Belfast, former two-division world champion Carl “The Jackal” Frampton, take on the unbeaten Tyler “The Golden Child” McCreary a 10-round super featherweight contest (128-pound catchweight). Valdez-Gutierrez and Frampton-M

 

TV & STREAM FIGHT SCHEDULE

September 26

ESPN+

Josh Taylor vs. Apinun Khongsong

(WBA/IBF Jr. Welterweight)

September 26

Showtime Double PPV

Jermall Charlo vs. Sergiy Derevyanchenko (WBC Middleweight)

Brandon Figueroa  vs. Damien Vasquez

( WBA Super Bantamweight)
Diego Magdaleno vs. Isaac Cruz

(IBF Lightweight Title Eliminator)

Jermell Charlo vs. Jeison Rosario

(WBC, WBA & IBF 154-Pound Unification)
Mario Barrios vs. Ryan Karl 

(WBA Super Lightweight)
Daniel Roman vs. Juan Carlos Payano

 

 

 

September 26
DAZN
Yuniel Dorticos vs. Mairis Briedis
(IBF cruiserweight title)
(WBSS cruiserweight final)

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