Julian Ramirez will fight Raul Hidalgo on April 2 at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles in the headliner an “LA Fight Club” card to be broadcast live on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Sports Deportes.
As Gennady Golovkin’s popularity has grown since his U.S. debut, so has clamor for a showdown between the Kazakhstan-born WBA middleweight titleholder and one of the sport’s stars. However, Golovkin says he’s focused on Saturday’s title defense against Martin Murray.
Brandon Adams will fight Alex Perez in a six-round quarterfinal bout tonight at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Conn. The bout, along with three other bouts on the Banner Promotions/ CES Boxing card, will be televised live on ESPN2 at 9 p.m. ET/ 6 p.m. PT.
Michael Perez, a 140-pound prospect who recently traveled from the East Coast to train with Robert Garcia in California, fights former lightweight beltholder Miguel Acosta tonight in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The bout will open a Fox Sports 1 telecast, starting at 8:00 p.m. ET.
Former middleweight champ Jermain Taylor has been detained and questioned for discharging a firearm in Little Rock, Arkansas on Monday afternoon. The current IBF beltholder’s Feb. 6 title defense against Sergio Mora is now off, according to promoter Lou DiBella.
RING-rated heavyweight contender Mike Perez will fight Darnell Wilson on Feb. 5, promoter Roy Englebrecht informed RingTV.com on Saturday. The eight-round bout headlines a “Fight Night OC” card at the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa, California.
Unbeaten prospect Jose Zepeda dropped Orlando Vazquez a total of four times before the fight was stopped in the second round at a sold-out Oceanview Pavilion in Port Hueneme, California, on Saturday.
South African welterweight standout Chris Van Heerden will continue his U.S. campaign tonight against Cecil McCalla at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The bout is part of the Fox Sports 1-televised debut of “Throne Boxing” promoted by Roc Nation.
Francisco Santana has put together a win streak that advanced him from gatekeeper to fringe contender. Tonight the welterweight looks to extend his streak against Kendal Mena at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, California. The bout opens the “Friday Night Fights” telecast on ESPN2.
Argentine featherweight contender Jesus Cuellar looks to close out a successful 2014 tonight when he fights Ruben Tamayo in a 12-round bout in Shelton, Washington. The bout headlines a Goossen Promotions card and will be televised live on Showtime Extreme.
Undefeated junior featherweight Jessie Magdaleno will fight fellow prospect Erik Ruiz on Jan. 10, Top Rank matchmaker Brad Goodman told RingTV.com. The eight-round bout will headline a Top Rank card that will take place at the Texas Station in Las Vegas.
Jose Felix stopped game opponent Luis Solis in the third round of a scheduled eight-round bout at the Civic Auditorium in Glendale, California on Saturday. Two-division titleholder scored a fourth-round stoppage of Armando Vasquez on the undercard.
Terence Crawford is excited to fight in his hometown, and to be vying for the vacant RING lightweight title, and to be mentioned as a possible foe for Manny Pacquiao, but the talented Nebraska native says he’s only focused on beating Raymundo Beltran on Saturday.
Welterweight fringe contender Artemio Reyes stopped the game Christopher Degollado in the seventh round of a scheduled eight-round main event at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, California, on Friday.
There is a strong likelihood that unbeaten featherweight prospect Oscar Valdez could return on an UniMas-televised card on Dec. 20 in Phoenix, Arizona, according to the Mexican Olympian’s manager Frank Espinoza.