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RingTv image Edner Cherry refuses to go away

Edner Cherry refuses to go away

Former 140-pound title challenger Edner Cherry continues his comeback, now in the junior lightweight division, when he takes on fellow puncher Osumanu Akaba on an NBC Sports Net “Fight Night” from the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia on Saturday.

RingTv image Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fight fans share their thoughts on the upcoming “Mexican Style” card, Jermain Taylor, Canelo Alvarez, Nonito Donaire, Anthony Joshua, and Al Haymon’s pending NBC Sports Net/NBC deal, among other subjects in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!

RingTv image Steve Cunningham scores up-from-canvas decision over Amir Mansour

Steve Cunningham scores up-from-canvas decision over Amir Mansour

Former cruiserweight titleholder Steve Cunningham got up from two fifth-round knockdowns to outpoint heavyweight puncher Amir Mansour on Friday in Philadelphia. Middleweight contender Curtis Stevens rallied to stop relentless Tureano Johnson in the final round of the “Fight Night” co-feature.

RingTv image Travelin’ Man: The Stretch Drive Ends – Part II

Travelin’ Man: The Stretch Drive Ends – Part II

Redemption and opportunism were key words in the main event bouts of the final boxing card covered by RingTV.com’s “Travelin’ Man” Lee Groves, who worked the CompuBox keys for the NBC Sports Net Fight Night show that featured heavyweights Amir Mansour, David Rodriguez and Steve Cunningham.

RingTv image Travelin’ Man returns to Mohegan Sun – Part II

Travelin’ Man returns to Mohegan Sun – Part II

Lee Groves gives a CompuBox analysis of last Friday’s NBC Sports Net tripleheader topped by Curtis Stevens’ first-round blasting of Saul Roman, and a statistical breakdown of the guy Stevens wants to fight, Gennady Golovkin, in part two of his Travelin Man returns to Mohegan Sun. Groves also shares his boxing “fanboy” moments with Ray Mancini and Don Turner.

RingTv image Travelin’ Man returns to Mohegan Sun – Part I

Travelin’ Man returns to Mohegan Sun – Part I

RingTV.com’s resident Travelin’ Man recounts the first day of his weekend trip to Uncasville, Conn., where he worked the CompuBox keys for an NBC Sports Net Fight Night at Mohegan Sun. Groves also gives a brief history of notable heavyweights who dropped down to cruiserweight.  

RingTv image Stevens stops Roman in one round on NBC Sports Net

Stevens stops Roman in one round on NBC Sports Net

Making up for what was otherwise a long night on NBC Sports Net’s Fight Night, middleweight standout Curtis Stevens scored a YouTube-quality first-round knockout of veteran trial horse Saul Roman in the main event on Saturday at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Conn.

RingTv image Chambers finally makes his cruiserweight move

Chambers finally makes his cruiserweight move

Eddie Chambers has done well as a small heavyweight in an era of giants, but the Pittsburgh native has decided to drop down in weight to the cruiserweight division where he will face Thabiso Mchunu in his 200-pound debut tonight on NBC Sports Net.

RingTv image Jennings is tested by Fedosov, Kovalev KOs White

Jennings is tested by Fedosov, Kovalev KOs White

American heavyweight prospect Bryant Jennings withstood a stern challenge from hard-charging Andrey Fedosov and scored a six-round TKO of the iron-chinned Russian on Friday. Light heavyweight puncher Sergei Kovalev scored another KO in the NBC Sports Net Fight Night co-feature.