Fight schedule/Calendario de boxeo

Updated fight schedule for 8/25/2015-8/29/2015 Aug. 25 At New York (ESPN3.com): Alex Miskartachian vs. Cornelius Lock, 10 rounds, featherweights; Dimash Niyazov vs. Ariel Duran, 8 rounds, lightweights; Bakhtiyar Eubov vs. Cory Vom Baur, 6 rounds, middleweights; Giorgi Gelashvili vs. DeLoren Gray-Jordon, 4 rounds, junior welterweights; Junior Wright vs. Harvey Jolly, 6 rounds, cruiserweights; John Joe Nevin vs. Victor Capaceta, 4 rounds, lightweights; Gary Beriguette vs. Anton Williamson, 4 rounds, welterweights…

August 25, 2015
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Atlantic City’s Perez prepared for veteran Cabrera

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Atlantic City middleweight Decarlo Perez will look to make a statement Friday night when he tangles against undefeated Juan Ubaldo Cabrera at The D Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada as part of Showtime’s Shobox telecast. The 24-year-old Perez (14-3-1, 5ko’s) has won three straight since suffering an eight-round split-decision loss against Wilky Campfort in early January 2014. Camport clearly outworked Perez in that bout, despite it…

August 25, 2015
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Fight schedule/Calendario de boxeo

Updated fight schedule for 8/21/2015-8/23/2015 Aug. 21 At Playa del Carmen, Mexico (ESPN Deportes): Ricardo Perez vs. Noe Medina Jr., 12 rounds, junior flyweights; Ivan Morales vs. Edgar Jimenez, 10 rounds, bantamweights; Ivan Alvarez vs. Jose Emilio Perea, 10 rounds, welterweights; Sharif Bogere vs. Daniel Ruiz, 10 rounds, junior welterweights; Cesar Gandara vs. Armando Santos, 8 rounds, junior bantamweights; Gustavo Morales vs. Mario Sanchez, 8 rounds, junior lightweights; Alejandra Jimenez…

August 20, 2015
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Shumenov outpoints Flores: wins interim WBA Cruiserweight tile

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Beibut Shumenov outpointed B.J. Flores to claim the interim WBA Cruiserweight title thanks to an unanimous decision Saturday night from the Pearl at Palms Casino Resort. Shumenov (16-2, 10ko’s), who won on all three judges scorecards by scores of 116-112, was in danger in the 12th and final round as Flores wobbled him in the closing seconds. Flores had him up against the ropes but was unable…

July 27, 2015
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Vargas on controversial ending in Bradley fight “It is hard to get over”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Jessie Vargas is still stinging from his loss and the subsequent ending to his interim WBO welterweight title bout against Timothy Bradley back on June 27th at the Stub Hub Center. Bradley (32-1-1, 12ko’s) dominated Vargas all night long in winning a unanimous decision, but not before there was tremendous drama and chaos during the final moments of the fight, when it appeared that the underdog Vargas…

July 15, 2015
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Thurman not looking past Collazo; calls out Mayweather and Khan

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Keith Thurman might not being looking past Luis Collazo when the two collide Saturday night as Thurman defends his WBA world welterweight title Saturday night at the USF Sundome in Tampa, Florida, but he made it a point to mention those he like to see in the ring sooner rather then later. The 26-year-old Thurman (25-0, 21ko’s) enters his bout against the veteran Collazo fresh off a…

July 9, 2015
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Barrera ready to make a statement against Lepikhin

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Sullivan Barrera is looking to make a major statement when he faces Vasily Lepikhin for the USABA light heavyweight title July 25th at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, NV. Barrera (15-0, 10ko’s) an undefeated and former amateur standout, tried to land a couple of big names bouts, including one against Isaac Chilemba, as well as Jean Pascal, but has yet to meet those boxers. Chilemba…

July 8, 2015
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Lundy set to take on Herrera; vacant NABF title on the line

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) “Hammering” Hank Lundy will tangle with Mauricio Herrera over 10 rounds Saturday night for the vacant NABF super lightweight  title at the LA Sports Arena in Los Angeles, California. Lundy (25-4-1, 12ko’s) is coming off a split-decision loss to Thomas Dulorme last December for the NABF super lightweight title and the vacant WBO NABO super lightweight title. He was floored in round one of that one, as…

July 6, 2015
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Philly’s Ferrante looking at August return to ring; eyeing undefeated prospect Tabiti

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) JMB has learned that Philadelphia cruiserweight Anthony “Boom Boom” Ferrante is aiming for a possible August return to the ring. According to the 31-year-old Ferrante, his potential opponent is one of Mayweather Promotions’ rising young prospects and arguably their top prospect. The fight is slated for August 28th, and it appears it would be a 10-round affair. “I’m fighting Mayweather’s top guy August 28th in Vegas, I am…

June 30, 2015
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Wilder vulnerable; Garcia an enigma and what’s next for GGG

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Making his first title defense, Deontay Wilder easily got past a game and gritty Eric Molina, stopping him in the ninth round of their scheduled 12-round affair last Saturday night in the first heavyweight title fight in Alabama history. In front of a hometown crowd that filled the Bartow Arena on the UAB campus, in Birmingham, Wilder (34-0, 33ko’s) was able to finally put away the feisty Molina (23-3, 17ko’s),…

June 19, 2015
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