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Mayweather Promotions Updates Lineup for ‘Little Creek Brawl’ on Dec. 6th

by on Nov.27, 2013, under Boxing News

Some bouts to be shown live on ‘Shobox: The New Generation’ on SHOWTIME®

 

 

J'Leon Love, at right, in action (photo courtesy of www.mayweatherpromotions.com)

J’Leon Love, at right, in action (photo courtesy of www.mayweatherpromotions.com)

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 26, 2013 — Mayweather Promotions is pleased to announce the near completion of the “The Little Creek Brawl” fight card headlined by middleweight contender J’Leon Love (15-0, 8 KO’s) against Philadelphia’s LaJuan Simon (23-4-2, 12 KO’s) on Friday, Dec. 6 from Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, Wash., live on ShoBox: The New Generation. The night will feature Mayweather Promotions’ rising stars from top to bottom.

Mickey Bey (18-1-1, 9 KO’s), Badou Jack (15-0-1, 10 KO’s) and Chris Pearson (9-0, 8 KO’s) will face Barinas, Venezuela’s Carlos Cardenas (20-6-1, 13 KO’s), Hermosillo Mexico’s Rogelio Medina (31-4, 25 KO’s) and Santa Catarina, Brazil’s Acacio Ferreira (14-0-1, 12 KO’s) respectively in the televised portion of the event. (continue reading…)

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Mayweather Promotions Gives Some Love & More on Dec. 6th ‘Little Creek Brawl’

by on Nov.14, 2013, under Boxing News

Stacked Fight Card at Little Casino in Shelton, Washington in final Installment of ‘Shobox:  The New Generation’ on Showtime

 

J'Leon Love, at left, in action (photo courtesy of http://sports.sho.com/boxing)

J’Leon Love, at left, in action (photo courtesy of http://sports.sho.com/boxing)

LAS VEGAS — Mayweather Promotions will end 2013 with a bang when they host, “The Little Creek Brawl,” a full card of rising stars headlined by middleweight contender J’Leon Love on Friday, Dec. 6 from Little River Casino in Shelton, Wash., live on ShoBox: The New Generation. The night will also feature Mayweather Promotions mainstays lightweight prospect Mickey Bey, super middleweight prospect Badou Jack and middleweight prospect Chris Pearson; all in bouts against opponents to be announced.

The “Little Creek Brawl” telecast on SHOWTIME will begin at 11:50 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast) following the SHOWTIME theatrical premiere of Sinister. (continue reading…)

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Leo Santa Cruz vs. Alexander Munoz & J’Leon Love vs. Gabriel Rosado Round Out ‘May Day: Mayweather vs. Guerrero’

by on Apr.02, 2013, under Boxing News

SHOWTIME PPV® TELECAST Showcases Star-Studded Night of Fights on Saturday, May 4th from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS (April 2, 2012) – The Saturday, May 4 “MAY DAY: Mayweather vs. Guerrero” SHOWTIME PPV telecast fight line-up is complete with the addition of former IBF Bantamweight World Champion Leo Santa Cruz facing veteran Alexander Munoz in a 10-round junior featherweight fight and rising middleweight star J’Leon Love squaring off against recent world title challenger Gabriel Rosado in a 10-round battle. These bouts, in addition to the already announced Daniel Ponce de Leon vs. Abner Mares 12-round title fight for Ponce de Leon’s WBC Featherweight World Championship, will set the stage for the world title clash between Eight-Time and Five Division World Champion Floyd Mayweather and Six-Time and Four-Division World Champion Robert Guerrero at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev.

“I’m so excited to be fighting on this card on such the big Cinco de Mayo holiday weekend,” said Santa Cruz. “I have been very fortunate to have fought on great events so far in my career, but this is the biggest stage yet. I plan to make my fans happy on May 4 and show the world that I am here to stay.” (continue reading…)

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Bronco McKart Injured, Derrick “Superman” Findley to Face J’Leon Love on Saturday, February 23 at the Masonic Temple Theatre in Detroit Live on Showtime

by on Feb.14, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

DETROIT, MI, February 13, 2013 – With former World Champion Bronco McKart sidelined by a rib injury recently sustained in training, Gary, Indiana’s Derrick “Superman” Findley will step in to battle Detroit’s own J’Leon Love at the Masonic Temple Theatre in Detroit on Saturday, February 23 in a 10-round middleweight bout which will be telecast live on SHOWTIME® at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast).

 

In the main event on SHOWTIME, Detroit’s Cornelius “K9″ Bundrage will defend his IBF Junior Middleweight World Championship against Las Vegas’ Ishe “Sugar Shay” Smith. (continue reading…)

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Quotes from Today’s Amir Khan vs. Danny Garcia Final Press Conference

by on Jul.13, 2012, under Boxing News, Press Releases

AMIR KHAN, WBA Super Lightweight Super World Champion

“Training camp has been brilliant.  It was a long camp, but we paced it well.  We were very professional and smart with the way we did things.  It was a 15-week camp and I enjoyed every second of it.

“I did make a lot of mistakes in my last fight [against Lamont Peterson], but it was a wakeup call.  I learned a lot from that fight. (continue reading…)

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