IBF flyweight titleholder Amnat Ruenroeng retained his belt with a rough but otherwise skillful 12-round decision win over Filipino boxer Johnriel Casimero in Bangkok.
Johnriel Casimero is the underdog against IBF flyweight titleholder Amnat Ruenroeng, who he faces in Thailand on Saturday, but the former beltholder is used to that role.
Adrien Broner, still licking his wounds after a decision loss to Shawn Porter, courted controversy again on social media by posting photos of himself playing with firearms.
This Saturday, Haitian-Canadian prospect Schiller Hyppolite will fight on the undercard of David Lemieux-Hassan N’Dam. Ryan Songalia reports.
Luisito Espinosa, a retired two-division titleholder from the Philippines who has fallen on hard times, might be finally be paid the $130,349 he’s owed from a 1997 title defense.
Comebacking featherweight Marvin Sonsona will face Jonathan Arrellano in a 128-pound fight in support of Robert Guerrero vs. Aron Martinez, this Saturday at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.
Filipino featherweight prospect John Vincent Moralde will make his ring return against Evgeny Smirnov on June 19 in Sedavi, Spain, three months after tragedy linked him forever with his opponent in Australia.
IBF junior flyweight titleholder Javier Mendoza made the first successful defense of his title on Saturday, winning a six-round technical decision over Filipino boxer Milan Melindo in Ensenada, Mexico.
Ali Raymi, who began his career with 21 straight first-round knockout wins and was notorious for his social-media diatribes, died this past weekend in his native Yemen, apparently the result of an explosion in the war-torn country.
New Jersey-based super middleweight Jason Escalera has signed to face J’Leon Love in a 10-round bout, possibly on the Adrien Broner vs. Shawn Porter card, according to Escalera’s manager/trainer, Joe Botti.
Filipino 108-pounder Randy Petalcorin is a virtual unknown compared to celebrity countryman Manny Pacquiao, but he is quietly making making moves toward the top of his division.
Roman Martinez survived a desperate late rush from Orlando Salido to win the WBO junior lightweight title by unanimous decision on Saturday night at the Coliseo Jose Miguel Agrelot in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Former UFC fighter Dashon Johnson has joined Manny Pacquiao’s camp as one of his sparring partners ahead of Pacquiao’s May 2 clash with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Johnson is amazed by Pacquiao’s work ethic and believes the Filipino star can become the first pro boxer to defeat Mayweather — maybe by knockout.