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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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Classic Boxer-Puncher match-up Oscar Cantu vs. Aston Palicte

Classic Boxer-Puncher match-up Oscar Cantu vs. Aston Palicte

Live Dec. 17 on CBS Sports Network & FloBoxing.tv From the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center LAS VEGAS (December 8, 2016) – The 10-round main event December 17 of the final 2016 installment of the popular “Knockout Night at the

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Oscar Cantu vs. Aston Palicte Twin-title fight headlines Dec. 17th “Knockout Night at the D” card

Oscar Cantu vs. Aston Palicte Twin-title fight headlines Dec. 17th “Knockout Night at the D” card

Live on CBS Sports Network & FloBoxing.tv From the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center LAS VEGAS (December 1, 2016) – A super flyweight twin-title fight between undefeated Oscar Cantu and “Mighty” Aston Palicte headlines the final 2016 installment of the

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Demond Brock split decision winner over Reynaldo Blanco

Demond Brock split decision winner over Reynaldo Blanco

LAS VEGAS (November 19, 2016) – The incredible journey of Demond “Body Shot” Brock continued last night (Friday) in the “Knockout Night at the D” main event on CBS Sports Network that aired live from inside the Downtown Las Vegas

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