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Paulie “The Magic Man” Malignaggi Crowned King of Brooklyn After Defeating Zab “Super” Judah in Unanimous Decision Victory

by on Dec.08, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Shawn Porter Dominates Devon Alexander to Capture IBF Welterweight World Championship; Erislandy Lara Defeats Austin Trout in Unanimous Decision; Sakio Bika vs. Anthony Dirrell Ends in Split Draw

Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Telecast Will Replay Sunday Morning and Tuesday, December 10 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME EXTREME®

Photo courtesy of espn.go.com/Elsa/Golden Boy/Getty Images

Photo courtesy of espn.go.com/Elsa/Golden Boy/Getty Images

BROOKLYN, N.Y., December 8, 2013 — Two weeks after his 33rd birthday, Paulie “The Magic Man” Malignaggi (33-5, 7 KO’s) picks up his 33rd win in a unanimous decision victory over Zab “Super” Judah (42-9, 29 KO’s) in front of his hometown crowd at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. The fight, promoted by Golden Boy Promotions, headlined a four-fight SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING event.

Despite being knocked down in the second round, Malignaggi was able to regain his stride en route to a strong 116-111, 117-110, 117-110 victory which earned him Brooklyn bragging rights and a potentially bright future in the stacked welterweight division. In addition, he was awarded a special Brooklyn’s World Championship belt designed by SARTONK. (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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Top Young Talent Rounds Out June 22 Fight Card at Barclays Center in Brooklyn

by on Jun.15, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

UNDEFEATED JULIAN WILLIAMS VS. FORMER WORLD CHAMPION JOACHIM ALCINE & 2012 U.S. OLYMPIAN MARCUS BROWNE VS. MEXICO’S RICARDO CAMPILLO TO BE FEATURED ON SHOWTIME EXTREME®

Brooklyn’s Juan Domingues and Frank Galarza Set for Action in Separate Bouts

BROOKLYN, N.Y., June 12, 2013 — Unbeaten junior middleweight prospect Julian Williams is the latest in the line of Philadelphia fighters to make an impact in the boxing world beyond the City of Brotherly Love. On Saturday, June 22 Williams will headline a star-studded undercard at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center against former World Champion Joachim Alcine in the featured eight-round fight on SHOWTIME EXTREME®. Also on the SHOWTIME EXTREME telecast will be a six-round light heavyweight clash between 2012 United States Olympian Marcus Browne of Staten Island and Mexico’s Ricardo Campillo. Both bouts will lead up to the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® tripleheader headlined by the world championship showdown between Brooklyn hero and WBA Welterweight World Champion Paulie “Magic Man” Malignaggi and current WBC Lightweight and Two-Time World Champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner, live on SHOWTIME® at 9 p.m. ET/ 6 p.m. PT

Also featured on the undercard will be Browne’s Olympic teammates Rau’Shee Warren and Jamel Herring, undefeated prospect Robert Easter Jr. and Brooklyn’s Juan Dominguez and Frank Galarza. (continue reading…)

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Unbeaten Champion Leo Santa Cruz Impresses in Boxing’s Return to Network Television in SHOWTIME Sports® Presentation of SHOWTIME Boxing On CBS, Wins Unanimous Decision Over Alberto Guevara

by on Dec.16, 2012, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Plus, 2012 United States Olympians Joseph “Jo-Jo” Diaz Wins Pro Debut With Lopsided Four-Round Decision; Fellow U.S. Olympians Errol Spence Jr. And Marcus Browne Also Triumphant

LOS ANGELES (Dec. 15, 2012) – Professional boxing returned to the CBS Television Network on Saturday afternoon for the first time in 15 years.  In SHOWTIME Sports presentation of “SHOWTIME BOXING on CBS,” unbeaten Leo Santa Cruz capped a spectacular year by retaining his International Boxing Federation (IBF) World Bantamweight Championship with an exciting and closely contested 12-round unanimous decision win over previously unbeaten Alberto Guevara, live on CBS from the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena.

Santa Cruz (23-0-1, 13 KO’s), of Los Angeles, won the lone bout on the CBS broadcast, the network’s first since Bernard Hopkins knocked out Glen Johnson on Jan. 20, 1997, by the scores of 119-109, 118-110 and 116-112.  Making his initial start in the United States, Guevara (16-1, 6 KO’s) of San Diego, Calif., made it close for six rounds but couldn’t sustain his momentum as Santa Cruz came on strongly to close the show. (continue reading…)

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