Vasyl Lomachenko claims world title in third pro bout

21
Jun

Vasyl Lomachenko claims world title in third pro bout

After going 1-1 in his first two pro fights, Vasyl Lomachenko went a long way toward validating the high expectations placed on him with a majority-decision victory over Gary Russell Jr.

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31
Oct

Broner vs. Rodriguez; Russell Jr vs. Ruiz

Adrien Broner’s third-round KO of Martin Rodriguez, Gary Russell Jr stops Heriberto Ruiz in one. Photos by Craig Bennett.

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21
Jul

Bits & Pieces: Russell Jr.’s opponent named

Golden Boy Promotions put on a fight card (in association with Mayweather Promotions) in Las Vegas this weekend, as John Molina stopped Mickey Bey in the final round of their 10-round main event. Mark E. Ortega gathered news and notes during the course of the evening.

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20
May

Hopkins calls Murat ‘dangerous’

“I keep saying ‘I’m different’ because it is true and I’m going to prove it once again on July 13,” said 48-year-old Bernard Hopkins, referring to his upcoming fight with Karo Murat, who is 19 years younger.

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04
Nov

Q&A: Harrison avoids streets, draws local fans, national interest

Only a few years after being released from prison for armed robbery, Dusty Harrison’s father and trainer, Buddy Harrison, started his son shadowboxing while he was still in diapers.

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15
Aug

Lem’s latest: Schaefer rips AIBA, touts Guerrero

Golden Boy Promotions CEO plans to sign several Olympic boxers prior to their pro debuts, but questions the relationship of AIBA, amateur boxing’s governing body, with professional boxing.

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