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DENVER, CO, January 22, 2015 — Undefeated No. 2-world-rated super middleweight contender Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (30-0, 24 KOs) of Mazatlan, Mexico speaks about his upcoming 10-round televised battle against top-10 contender Maxim Vlasov of Russia while (L-R) Denver’s “Mile High” Mike Alvarado and former World Lightweight champion Brandon Rios of Oxnard,Ca. look on during the final press conference for the third chapter of their epic trilogy.
Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Tecate, the 12-round Alvarado-Rios 3 trilogy fight will take place Saturday, January 24 at the 1STBANK Center in nearby Broomfield,Co. and will be televised live on HBO®.
CARSON, October 18, 2014 – Nicholas Walters, at right, knocks out Nonito Donaire in the 6th round , Saturday at the StubHub Center in a bout for Walter’s World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight title.
CARSON, CA, October 17, 2014 — WBA Super World Featherweight champion Nonito “Filipino Flash” Donaire and WBA Regular World Featherweight champion Nicholas Walters (pictured)of Jamaica weigh in (both fighters were 125.6 lbs) Friday for their upcoming WBA title unification bout, Saturday Oct. 18 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California on HBO World Championship Boxing.
Promoted by K2 Promotions, GGG Promotions and Promociones Del Pueblo while Donaire vs. Walters is presented by Top Rank®.
SAN FRANCISCO, August 28, 2014 — Superstar Manny Pacquiao(R) and New York’s undefeated (20-0) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris Algieri(L) make a special appearance on “Yahoo Sports Talk Live” with host Jim Kozimor(ctr) at Comcast SportsNet Bay Area , Thursday on ‘Day Four’ of their worldwide tour.
Pacquiao and Algieri , along with their respective trainers Freddie Roach and Tim Lane, promoters Bob Arum, Joe DeGuardia and Artie Pelullo, and Ed Tracy, President and CEO of Sands China Ltd., are on a 27,273-Mile Media Tour, that began on Monday, August 25 at The Venetian Macao. The 12-day tour includes press conferences or public and private appearances scheduled for Macau, Shanghai, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and New York. (continue reading…)
LAS VEGAS, NV, August 2, 2014 — In a rough and tumble match marred by fouling on both sides, former World Lightweight champion Brandon Rios of Oxnard, Califiornia won in the ninth round when Diego Chaves of Buenos Aires was inexplicably disqualified by referee Vic Drakulich on Saturday night at the Chelsea in The Cosmopolitan venue.