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Quotes for Saturday’s Showtime Fight Bonanza Featuring Danny Garcia, Mauricio Herrera and Company

by on Mar.14, 2014, under Boxing News

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Deontay Wilder hits the heavyweight bag.

Deontay Wilder hits the heavyweight bag.

BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (March 13, 2014) – Unified Super Lightweight World Champion  Danny “Swift” Garcia, Mauricio “El Maestro” Herrera, WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight Champion Deontay “Bronx Bomber” Wilder, Malik “King” Scott, Juan Manuel “JuanMa” Lopez, Daniel Ponce de Leon and Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs spoke to the media during an open workout at Amelia Municipal Boxing Gym in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico in advance of their respective fights this Saturday, March 15 bouts at Cloliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, which will air LIVE on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING and SHOWTIME EXTREME.

Below is what the fighters had to say just two days away from fight night: (continue reading…)

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Juan Manuel Lopez’s and Daniel Ponce De Leon’s Careers on Line on Saturday

by on Mar.13, 2014, under Boxing News

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Former World Champs in Must-Win Showdown

Danny Jacobs vs. Milton Nunez in Opener

 Showtime Boxing on ‘Showtime Extreme’ kicks off live at 7 PM Eastern Time and Pacific Time (Broadcast delayed on the West Coast)

Showtime Championship Boxing on Showtime begins at 9 PM Eastern Time and 6 PM Pacific Time

BAYAMON, PUERTO RICO — Broadcasting from the Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez, Showtime Boxing on Showtime Extreme provides viewers across the country an opportunity to watch live undercard fights they would not otherwise be able to see. For the boxers, it provides oft-needed, national exposure.

Since the series began in February 2012, it has been a proverbial mixed bag of boxing match ups on SHO EXTREME, serving as a special lead-in to live SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING events on the network’s flagship channel, SHOWTIME®. (continue reading…)

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2012 U.S. Olympian Terrell Gausha and Unbeaten Prospect Emmanuel Gonzalez Round Out the Golden Boy Live! Fight Card on August 19 in New York City

by on Aug.19, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

NEW YORK CITY, August 18, 2013 — The August 19 launch of Golden Boy Live! has the boxing world buzzing as a fresh era of Monday night boxing kicks off on America’s new sports network FOX Sports 1, but fans in attendance at the Best Buy Theater in New York City will get even more compelling action with the addition of 2012 United States Olympian Terrell Gausha and promising up and comer Emmanuel Gonzalez to the undercard.

In previously announced bouts, Brooklyn’s Danny Jacobs (25-1, 22 KO’s) takes the biggest step in his miraculous comeback after surviving cancer when he battles fellow New Yorker Giovanni Lorenzo (32-5, 24 KO’s) in the televised 10-round main event for the vacant WBC Continental Americas Middleweight Title. In the co-main event, unbeaten Bronx junior middleweight Eddie Gomez (14-0, 9 KO’s) faces Philadelphia’s Steven Upsher Chambers (24-2-1, 6 KO’s). Plus, 2012 United States Olympian and undefeated Staten Island native Marcus Browne (5-0, 5 KO’s) will face Monroe, Louisiana’s Robert Hill (1-1). (continue reading…)

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Boxing Legend Oscar de la Hoya to Lead Clinic for Teenage Boxers at Gleason’s Gym in Brooklyn on Tuesday, September 28, at 4:00 P.M.

by on Sep.23, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Presented by Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment and Golden Boy Promotions 
 –Celebration of boxing coming to Brooklyn at the Barclays Center– 

gleasons3BROOKLYN, NY, September  23, 2010 — Boxing legend Oscar de la Hoya, the president of Golden Boy Promotions, will lead a boxing clinic for local amateur teenage boxers from USA Boxing Metro at the famed Gleason’s Gym at 77 Front Street in  Brooklyn on Tuesday, September 28 at 4:00 p.m.

The clinic will be presented by Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment, the sales and marketing arm of the Barclays Center, and Golden Boy Promotions, the world’s leading boxing promoter, which announced in July that they were teaming to bring the best of major professional boxing back to Brooklyn at the Barclays Center. (continue reading…)

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