Vanes Martirosyan outpointed fellow junior middleweight contender Willie Nelson in a hotly contested 10-round bout on Saturday in Mashantucket, Connecticut. Martirosyan won by scores of 97-93, 97-93 and 96-94.
Vanes Martirosyan says he’s ready to live up to his potential thanks to new trainer Joe Goossen and promoter Dan Goossen, who passed away on Monday. Martirosyan, who takes on fellow contender Willie Nelson on Saturday, is dedicating the fight to Dan Goossen.
Veteran sports writer Tim Smith shares his thoughts on Dan Goossen’s sudden passing. Smith recalls the many endearing qualities of the gregarious and charismatic boxing promoter, including Goossen’s love of family and zest for life.
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge ruled against super middleweight champ Andre Ward’s latest attempt to break free of his promotional contract with Dan Goossen, according to a press release from Goossen Promotions sent out on Wednesday.
The litigation goes on and on, this time in a federal court, as RING super middleweight champion Andre Ward once again sues his promoter, Dan Goossen, this time for alleged violation of the Muhammad Ali Act.
Austin Trout will end an eight-month ring absence with a junior middleweight bout against aging former title challenger Daniel Dawson on Aug. 22 at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif., promoter Dan Goossen announced on Thursday.
Andre Ward spoke to RingTV.com about his desire to reach a settlement with promoter Dan Goossen given their ongoing litigation. THE RING super middleweight champ admitted the situation could keep him out of the ring for the remainder of 2014 and perhaps beyond.
Hear what newly crowned WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne, Chris Arreola, and promoters Don King and Dan Goossen had to say after Stiverne’s thrilling sixth-round TKO of Arreola on May 10 in Los Angeles.
Heavyweight contender Bermane Stiverne launched into a fiery tirade at Thursday’s final press conference for his rematch with Chris Arreola, who shot back and helped make for an intense (and profane) preview to their WBC title bout on Saturday in Los Angeles.
Trainer Virgil Hunter expressed solidarity with RING and WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward following the California State Athletic Commission’s decision to uphold the fighter’s contract with Dan Goossen,
Following the California State Athletic Commission’s decision to uphold Andre Ward’s contract with Goossen Tutor Promotions, the fighter’s handlers issued the following statement.
The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) upheld the contract between Goossen Tutor Promotions, and RING super middleweight champ Andre Ward, the Sherman Oaks, Calif.-based promotional company announced on Wednesday.
RING and WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward released a statement on his website on Friday addressing his ring absence as well as his ongoing lawsuit seeking separation from career-long promoter Goossen Tutor.
In a rematch, this time with the vacant WBC heavyweight title up for grabs, Bermane Stiverne promises a better performance in another win over Chris Arreola.
Vanes Martirosyan will return to the ring on the May 10 undercard of the Bermane Stiverne-Chris Arreola rematch at the Galen Center on the campus of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.