The Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director officially acknowledged Julio Cesar Chavez’s positive drug test for marijuana on Friday.
Sergio Martinez’s unanimous decision over Julio Cesar Chavez on Saturday drew a live gate of $3,052,475, according to Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director, Keith Kizer.
Rapper 50 Cent has officially applied for a promoter’s license in Nevada.
Super middleweight contender Andre Dirrell anticipates being back in action in November under TMT Promotions, the company formed by Floyd Mayweather Jr. and rapper 50 Cent.
Rapper 50 Cent is licensed to promote boxing shows in New York, but not yet in Nevada, where he has applied for a license and plans to eventually promote boxing events under The Money Team banner.
In his first public interview about his new venture with Floyd Mayweather, rapper 50 Cent announces that he has signed Australia’s IBF featherweight titleholder Billy Dib to a promotional contract with TMT Promotions.
Andre Dirrell: “As 50 Cent and Floyd Mayweather boost my career, I can boost theirs as well, and we can make a big name for The Money Team.”
The results of random urine test samples taken from Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Sergio Martinez on July 11 are expected sometime this week or early next week, according to Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director Keith Kizer.
An investigation by the Nevada attorney general has determined that there was no criminal activity involved in Tim Bradley’s split-decision victory over Manny Pacquiao on June 9.
In the wake of the Tim Bradley-Manny Pacquiao fight controversy, HBO’s Harold Lederman says boxing should employ the best judges for the biggest fights, no matter what.