Unbeaten welterweight prospect Sadam Ali spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes about his hard-earned 10-round decision over Francisco Santana on the Klitschko-Jennings undercard on April 25. Ali said Santana was tough but added that he’s got the heart to go along with his skills to prevail in hard fights.
Formidable welterweight gatekeeper Francisco Santana spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes about his 10-round decision loss to unbeaten prospect Sadam Ali on the April 25 Klitschko-Jennings undercard in New York City. Santana said it was a learning experience and he will be back.
Action shots from Madison Square Garden of the unanimous-decision victories by Wladimir Klitschko and Sadam Ali over Bryant Jennings and Francisco Santana, respectively. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Sadam Ali defeated Francisco Santana by a unanimous decision in a 10-round welterweight fight on the Wladimir Klitschko-Bryant Jennings card Saturday at Madison Square Garden.
Weigh-in photos for the Wladimir Klitschko-Bryant Jennings and Sadam Ali-Francisco Santana fights happening tomorrow at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Francisco Santana seems to be running on all cylinders going into his welterweight fight against Sadam Ali on the Wladimir Klitschko-Bryant Jennings card Saturday in New York.
Undefeated welterweight prospect Sadam Ali and fringe contender Francisco Santana will fight in the co-feature to the April 25 world heavyweight championship between RING champ Wladimir Klitschko and Bryant Jennings at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
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.
Garrett Wilson takes on cruiserweight contender Thabiso Mchunu in a special afternoon edition of NBC Sports’ “Fight Night” today. Wilson is one of the sport’s reliable gatekeepers, according to RingTV.com editor Doug Fischer, who lists other gatekeepers in each weight class.
Welterweight Francisco Santana continues his boxing journey tonight on the Rustam Nugaev-Denis Shafikov undercard at the Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez, Calif. Santana has been a prospect, an opponent, and now seems on the verge of contender status.
Hugo Centeno and rival Gerardo Ibarra stepped to the scales in advance of their bout Friday night on ShoBox: The New Generation from Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings us a glimpse of whom will serve as ringside judges and third man for this Saturday’s bout between middleweight champion Sergio Martinez and Miguel Cotto.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the lowdown on the Buffer Brothers’ ‘Real Sports’ feature on HBO and much more boxing action in the coming weeks.