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Advance Tickets Now Available for Golovkin-Murray World Middleweight Championship!

by on Dec.18, 2014, under Boxing News

TICKET INFORMATION!!

 

Showdown to be held on Saturday, February 21 in Monte-Carlo 

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MONTE CARLO, December 17, 2014 — Advance ticket information has been released for the highly anticipated World Middleweight Championship between WBA/IBO and WBC ‘Interim’ Middleweight World Champion GENNADY “GGG” GOLOVKIN and WBC #1 ranked, two-time world title challenger MARTIN MURRAY set for Saturday, February 21st at the Salle des Etoiles in Monte-Carlo.

Advance tickets starting at 200€ can be purchased by calling the Monte-Carlo SBM Ticket Office at + 377 98 06 36 36 (Daily from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CET) or by email at TicketOffice@SBM.mc. (continue reading…)

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Little Creek Casino Hosts Showtime Extreme’s Quadruple-header This Saturday, December 20th

by on Dec.18, 2014, under Boxing News

By Ricardo Ibarra

BRAWL-This One!

This Saturday, December 20th The Little Creek Casino of Shelton, Washington will once again be the site of a world class fight card featuring some of the best up and comers in the game today. The venue has had a stellar year, quickly solidifying its position as the Pacific Northwest’s premier venue for high-level boxing, garnering national attention from the boxing public with multiple televised cards featuring top contenders and future or former world champions. This Saturday’s card will follow suit with a stacked eleven bout card promoted by Goosen Promotions and televised on Showtime Extreme. Four of the eleven scheduled bouts will be televised.

The main event will feature a twelve round match-up for the Interim WBA featherweight title. Argentinean banger Jesus Cuellar (25-1 19KO’s) will defend the title for the fourth time when he takes on Mexico’s Ruben Tamayo (25-4-4 17KOs). Cuellar has been stacking up quality wins in the division, having claimed three straight impressive victories with decisions over both Rico Ramos and Claudio Marrero, and in his most recent outing, an impressive third KO over former pound for pound entrant Juan Manuel Lopez. (continue reading…)

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Jo Jo Dan, Kevin Bizier, Artur Beterbiev and Jeff Page Jr. Top a Stacked Undercard Underneath Stevenson vs. Sukhotskiy Title Bout

by on Dec.18, 2014, under Press Releases

Unbeaten Artur Beterbiev Squares Off With Jeff Page - Photo by Amanda Kwok/ SHOWTIME

Unbeaten Artur Beterbiev Squares Off With Jeff Page – Photo by Amanda Kwok/ SHOWTIME

 
SHOWTIME BOXING: SPECIAL EDITION, This Friday, Dec. 19,
 
QUEBEC CITY (Dec. 17, 2014) – Jo Jo Dan, Kevin Bizier, Artur Beterbiev and Jeff Page Jr. held a final press conference at Houston’s Bar & Grill in Quebec City on Wednesday just two days before their bouts on the undercard of this Friday’s SHOWTIME BOXING: SPECIAL EDITION from Pepsi Coliseum.
 
Bizier (23-1, 16 KOs), of Quebec, will face the only man to defeat him, Canadian-based Romanian Dan (33-2, 18 KOs) in a 12-round IBF welterweight eliminator – the winner to face World Champion Kell Brook – in the co-feature of a four-fight telecast, live on SHOWTIME (9 p.. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast). (continue reading…)

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Montreal Bell Centre to Host Kovalev vs. Pascal

by on Dec.17, 2014, under Press Releases

Tickets on sale as of December 20th
 
Boucherville, Wednesday December 17th 2014 – Main-Events and InterBox announced that the Montréal Bell Centre will host the March 14th 2015 boxing Gala that will feature the reigning unified WBO, IBF and WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs) vs. former WBC, IBO and The Ring Light Heavyweight Champion, Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs). Tickets to this megafight, which will also be broadcast on HBO World Championship Boxing throughout the United States, go on sale Saturday, December 20th 2014 as of 10 AM. A press conference is scheduled to take place early next week. (continue reading…)

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Oleksandr Usyk Looks Ahead to Huge 2014 following KO of Venter

by on Dec.17, 2014, under Boxing News

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KIEV, UKRAINE, December 16, 2014 — With a resounding ninth round knockout victory on Saturday night in Kiev, Ukraine, fast rising cruiserweight prospect OLEKSANDR USYK capped off a brilliant year improving his perfect record to 6-0 with six stoppages.

Fighting in front of a massive crowd at the Sport Palace which included former Heavyweight World Champion and promoter VITALI KLITSCHKO, the 2012 Olympic Gold Medalist battered South African veteran DANIE VENTER over the first eight stanzas before a barrage of punches called a halt to the fight at the 2:29 mark of the round. (continue reading…)

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