Month: February 2014

Bruno Escalante scores brutal first round knockout against Lorenzo Trejo

Photo Credit Mario Serrano   Redwood City, CA (February 28, 2014) – Tonight at the Fox Theatre in Redwood City, on the Don Chargin and Paco Presents boxing show, International Boxing Association (IBA) Super Flyweight Champion, Bruno “The Aloha Kid” Escalante (12-1-1, 6 KOs), scored a brutal 1st round knockout against, veteran Lorenzo Trejo (33-29-1, 20 KOs). Escalante used his speed and …

Weights From Redwood City, CA

The Fox Theatre Fights is brought to you by Don Chargin Productions and Paco Presents. Photo Credit:  – Stephanie Trapp Bruno Escalante 114 vs. Lorenzo Trejo 115.5 Johnathan Chicas 142 vs. Rogelio Castaneda Jr 142 Ricardo Pinell 155 vs. Saul Benitez 157 Tony Johnson 183 vs. Harry Gopaul 185 Jesus Sandoval 127.5 vs. Cesear Valenzuela 127 Darren Mallard 151 vs. Mauricio Zavaleta 156    Xavier Vigney 246.5  vs. Andrew Tinae 246.5   Tickets for the Fox Theatre Fights in Redwood City priced $35, $45, $50 and$60 can …

Ricky Burns vs Terence Crawford Clash In Scotland

          By Anthony “Champ” Ross Saturday afternoon stateside on AWE (Wealth TV) network an appealing lightweight clash takes place from the Scottish Exhibition Center in Glasgow, Scotland as WBO lightweight champion “Rickster” Ricky Burns (36-2-1, 11KO) will make his ninth consecutive title defense battling perennial top contender Terence “Bud” Crawford (22-0, …

Mayfield vs Dulorme Battle For NABF Super Lightweight Title Mar 29 On HBO

Gary Shaw Production’s super-lightweight contender and Puerto Rican star, Thomas Dulorme (20-1, 14 KOs), who’s ranked WBA # 3, IBF # 5, WBC # 6, and WBO # 14, will battleWBO # 6 and WBC # 11 rated contender,  Karim “Hard Hitta” Mayfield (18-0-1, 11 KOs) battle for the NABF Super-Lightweight title.  The 10-round bout will take place at the Boardwalk Hall (The Ballroom) in Atlantic City, New Jersey, March 29 on …

Thompson Boxing Promotions Signs Heavyweight Prospect Justin Davenport

Photo Credit- Carlos Baeza Heavyweight prospect Justin Davenport (1-0-1, 1 KO) recently signed an exclusive promotional contract with Thompson Boxing Promotions, the Southern California-based promotional company announced today. The six-foot-six, 255-pound Davenport fought on the undercard of a recent Thompson Boxing event. He thrilled the crowd when he delivered a stunning first-round, one-punch knockout of Justin Goslee. Shortly …

“Money” Mayweather vs “Chino” Maidana Set For May 3

After weeks of speculation, including feedback from fans across an array of social media platforms, boxing’s pound-for-pound superstar, pay-per-view king and WBC Welterweight World Champion Floyd “Money” Mayweather will face the dangerous, power-punching WBA Welterweight World Champion Marcos “El Chino” Maidana on Saturday, May 3, live on SHOWTIME PPV. Mayweather vs. Maidana, a 12-round world championship unification bout for Mayweather and Maidana’s respective …

Lundy vs Santana Headline “ShoBox” Doubleheader

Photo Credit: Tom Casino By Anthony “Champ” Ross Tonight Showtime along with Don King Productions will present a special edition of “ShoBox” from the Wolstein Center in Cleveland, Ohio on the campus of Cleveland State University. “Shobox” will get back to its roots tonight showing promising prospects along with an intriguing crossroads lightweight battle topping …

Showdown South Of Border; Mariana “Barbie” Juarez vs “Mighty” Melissa McMorrow

By Anthony “Champ” Ross The month of February has left something to be desired by all boxing fans although this weekend things begin to heat up Saturday night south of the border in Puebla, Mexico. Headlining the card is Mexican female boxing icon and reigning WBC International super flyweight champion Mariana “La Barbie” Juarez (38-7-3, 16KO) putting …

Daniel Geale Eyes Gennady “GGG” Golovkin Showdown

Photo Credit: Mark Kolbe – Getty Images  Last night at the Horden Pavilion, in Moore Park, New South Wales, Austrailia, former two-time middleweight world champion, Daniel “Real Deal” Geale (30-2, 15 KOs) dominated WBA #12 Garth Wood (12-3-2, 8 KOs), stopping his fellow countryman as his corner halted the bout after the sixth round.  He is now eyeing a …