Robert Easter Jr. hopes to dance his way to center stage

31
Mar

Robert Easter Jr. hopes to dance his way to center stage

Lightweight prospect Robert Easter Jr. wants to prove he’s more than an Adrien Broner “sidekick.” He gets the chance on Friday against former titleholder Argenis Mendez.

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29
Mar

Lanardo Tyner and the value of good sparring

To prepare for the best on fight night, stars need the best sparring partners in training camp. Lanardo Tyner is one of the guys they call.

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04
Mar

From Henry Hank to Tony Harrison, the Detroit Style lives on

Junior middleweight standout Tony Harrison, who faces Fernando Guerrero on Saturday, is the grandson of one of the great television fighters of the 1960s, Henry Hank.

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21
Jun

David Lemieux outslugs Hassan N’Dam to earn IBF middleweight title

David Lemieux dropped Hassan N’Dam four times en route to a decision victory to earn the IBF middleweight title and stamp himself as a major player in the division.

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15
Jan

Willie Monroe Jr. fights out of passion, not necessity

Willie Monroe Jr., a talented southpaw from Rochester who headlines “Friday Night Fights” agaisnt Bryan Vera, had plenty of career options outside of boxing but the middleweight fringe contender has always been pulled to the sport and seems poised to have a breakout year.

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10
Jan

Hernandez-Harrison, Johnson pick up wins on Roc Nation debut

Touted 20-year-old prospect Dusty Hernandez-Harrison defeated Tommy Rainone via wide unanimous decision in the main event debut offering of Jay-Z and Roc Nation Sports’ new boxing outfit at The Theatre at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

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07
Jan

‘Cult favorite’ Tureano Johnson back in action against Alex Theran

Tureano Johnson has become somewhat of a cult favorite on boxing Twitter for his random musings on fights happening anywhere in the world. However, the middleweight slugger will set the keyboard aside and do what really makes him a fan favorite on Friday against Alex Theran on the debut Roc Nation promotion.

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15
Nov

Gilberto Ramirez scores eighth-round TKO of Fulgencio Zuniga

Unbeaten super middleweight contender Gilberto Ramirez stopped tough former title challenger Fulgencio Zuniga in Round 8 of an HBO Latino-televised main event in San Antonio on Saturday. Junior featherweight prospect Oscar Valdez won on the undercard.

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21
Aug

Washington out to prove he’s “not just a football player” against Aguilera

Former USC football standout Gerald Washington will take on veteran heavyweight Nagy Aguilera in the co-feature of a “Golden Boy Live!” telecast airing on Fox Sports 1on Friday. The undefeated prospect wants to prove that he can box as well as he played football.

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01
Aug

Campillo stops Williams Jr. in five; Dirrell routs Biosse in comeback

Former light heavyweight titleholder Gabriel Campillo scored a technical fifth-round stoppage against Thomas Williams Jr. after the ringside doctor ended the fight due to a cut suffered by the previously unbeaten prospect on Friday in Shelton, Washington.

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