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Rios Wins by Dubious DQ over Chaves

by on Aug.03, 2014, under Boxing News

Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank, Copyright 2014

Photo by Chris Farina – Top Rank, Copyright 2014

 

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.

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Rios, Chaves Weigh-In for Tomorrow’s Showdown

by on Aug.02, 2014, under Boxing News

Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank, Copyright 2014

Photo by Chris Farina – Top Rank, Copyright 2014

LAS VEGAS, NV, August 1, 2014 — Former World Lightweight champion Brandon Rios of Oxnard,California, at left,  and one-time interim world champion Diego Chaves of Buenos Aires weigh in ( Rios 147 lbs, Chaves 148 lbs) for their upcoming 10-round welterweight main event , Saturday, August 2 in the Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and televised on HBO Boxing After Dark®.

Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Tecate, tickets to the Rios vs. Chaves / Vargas vs. Novikov world championship event are available for purchase at www.cosmopolitanlasvegas.com or through Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000 and www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets are priced at $50, $75, $100, $150 and $200.

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Jesus Soto-Karass KO’s Andre Berto, Keith Thurman KO’s Deigo Chaves & Omar Figueroa-Nihito Arakawa Steal Show with Slugfest

by on Jul.29, 2013, under Boxing News

Replays Tuesday, July 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME EXTREME

 

Jesus Soto-Karass en route to knocking out Andre Berto (photo by Tom Casino/Showtime)

Jesus Soto-Karass en route to knocking out Andre Berto (photo by Tom Casino/Showtime)

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS  – On Saturday, July 27th, Jesus “Renuente” Soto Karass knocked out Andre Berto, Keith Thurman was dubbed Knockout King, but Omar Figueroa and Nihito Arakawa stole the show Saturday night on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING.

Soto Karass scored a 12th round technical knockout victory over a remarkably resilient Berto in front of 8,811 fans in the main event on SHOWTIME at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. (continue reading…)

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Weigh-In Results for Berto-Karass, Thurman-Chaves & Gang for Tonight’s ‘Knockout Kings II’ Showtime Event

by on Jul.27, 2013, under Boxing News

Andre Berto and Jesus Soto Karass at their weigh-in as Oscar De La Hoya looks on (Tom Casino-Showtime photo)

Andre Berto and Jesus Soto Karass at their weigh-in as Oscar De La Hoya looks on (photo by Tom Casino/Showtime)

 

SAN ANTONIO, TX — The fighters are ready, and so are we, as the AT & T Center hosts an exciting night of boxing.  Some of the fights will be broadcast by Showtime.  Here are the principal’s weigh-in results: (continue reading…)

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