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Lucian Bute vs. Eleider Alvarez Live on PPV in North America

Lucian Bute vs. Eleider Alvarez Live on PPV in North America

MONTREAL (February 14, 2017) – Undefeated World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver light heavyweight champion Eleider “Storm” Alvarez is on a mission to showcase his talent throughout the boxing world, February 24 against former world super middleweight champion Lucian Bute, to

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Flores’ strong performance against Felix Verdejo embodies spirit of Havoc Boxing

Flores’ strong performance against Felix Verdejo embodies spirit of Havoc Boxing

(L-R) — Roger Flores, Havoc Boxing CEO Rob Diaz, Oliver Flores, Norma Flores and Ray Campbell, Jr., Havoc Boxing’s Director of Operations NEW YORK CITY –  Nicaraguan lightweight Oliver “Trombita” Flores‘ strong performance this past Friday evening against undefeated, No. 1 rankedFelix “El

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Former WBA Interim Heavyweight Champion Luis Ortiz to WBC Champ Deontay Wilder: Stop Making Excuses!

Former WBA Interim Heavyweight Champion Luis Ortiz to WBC Champ Deontay Wilder: Stop Making Excuses!

Responding to WBC Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder’s recent public statements, former WBA Interim Heavyweight Champion Luis Ortiz would like to let him know: “I signed up for the WBC/VADA Clean Boxing Program last September. Stop using that excuse to avoid

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Nicaraguan lightweight Oliver Flores live underdog vs. No. 1 ranked Felix Verdejo

Nicaraguan lightweight Oliver Flores live underdog vs. No. 1 ranked Felix Verdejo

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (February 2, 2017) – Live underdog Oliver “Trombita” Flores has prepared to shock the boxing world tomorrow night (Friday, Feb. 3), albeit it in hostile territory. challenging undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) Latino lightweight champion Felix

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Former Interim Cruiserweight World Champion Youri Kalenga added to “Battle of Casablanca” card Feb 18 in Morocco

Former Interim Cruiserweight World Champion Youri Kalenga added to “Battle of Casablanca” card Feb 18 in Morocco

CASABLANCA, Morocco (February 2, 2017) – Former Interim cruiserweight world champion Youri “El Toro” Kalenga will provide chief support February 18 for pro-debuting Moroccan amateur boxing sensation Mohammad Rabii on the “Battle of Casablanca” card, presented by Nowhere2Hyde, at Complexe

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Caribe Promotions loses rights to Shumenov-Dorticos WBA cruiserweight title fight

Caribe Promotions loses rights to Shumenov-Dorticos WBA cruiserweight title fight

LAS VEGAS (January 31, 2017) – The World Boxing Association (WBA) has notified WBA cruiserweight world champion Beibut Shumenov and WBA Interim cruiserweight title-holder Yunier Dorticos, as well as their representatives, that Caribe Promotions has lost its rights to promote

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Top Prospect Irvin Gonzalez remains perfect,stops Israel Rojas in second round

Top Prospect Irvin Gonzalez remains perfect,stops Israel Rojas in second round

WORCESTER, Mass. (January 20, 2017) – Boxing returned to Worcester last night (Thursday) for the first time in more than five years to the delight of a capacity crowd of 2,100 passionate fans at the Palladium. The inaugural event of

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“Cancun Boxing” Tonight at 10 p.m. ET on CBS Sports Network

“Cancun Boxing” Tonight at 10 p.m. ET on CBS Sports Network

CANCUN, Mexico (December 23, 2016) – The final installment of the 2016 “Cancun Boxing” series, presented by Pepe Gomez Boxing in association with Neon Star Media, will air tonight (Friday, Dec. 23) in North America, starting at 10 p.m. ET

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Strongest overall card of “Knockout Night at the D” series set for this Saturday night in Las Vegas

Strongest overall card of “Knockout Night at the D” series set for this Saturday night in Las Vegas

AS VEGAS (December 13, 2016) – The strongest overall card of the highly acclaimed “Knockout Night at the D” series is set for this Saturday night (Dec. 17), airing live (7 p.m. PT / 10 p.m. ET) on CBS Sports

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Clash of Titans: Bute vs. Alvarez Feb. 24 in Quebec City

Clash of Titans: Bute vs. Alvarez Feb. 24 in Quebec City

MONTRÉAL (December 12, 2016) – Group Yvon Michel (GYM) and Gestev are very happy to confirm the Clash of Titans mega-event as former International Boxing Federation (IBF) super middleweight world champion Lucian Bute (32-3-1, 25 KOs) will face World Boxing

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