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Adonis Stevenson on CBS Showdown: ‘I’ll Definitley be Going for the Knockout!’

by on Apr.02, 2015, under Boxing News

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Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) On CBS  Saturday, April 4, At 3 p.m. ET/Noon PT From Pepsi Coliseum In Quebec City, Canada

Photos by Amanda Kwok / PBC on CBS

 

Stevenson makes his point.

Stevenson makes his point.

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC (April 1, 2015) – During Wednesday’s final press conference at Le Bonne Entente in Quebec City, both Adonis “Superman” Stevenson and Sakio “The Scorpion” Bika promised a knockout when they meet in the main event of the debut presentation of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on CBS Television Network this Saturday, April 4, at 3 p.m. ET/Noon PT.

The hard-hitting Stevenson (25-1, 21 KOs) will defend his light heavyweight world championship against former super middleweight world champion Bika (32-6-3, 21 KOs) in the main event from the Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec City. (continue reading…)

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Britain’s Kell Brook Dethrones Shawn Porter to Win Battle of Unbeatens and IBF Welterweight Title; Undefeated Anthony Dirrell Outpoints Sakio Bika for WBC 168-Pound Crown; Omar Figueroa Knocks Out Daniel Estrada to Retain WBC Lightweight Belt

by on Aug.17, 2014, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Heavyweight KO Sensation Deontay Wilder, Lightweight Contender Jorge Linares Take Care of Business on SHOWTIME EXTREME®

Catch Replay Tomorrow/Sunday at 9 a.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME®, Tuesday, Aug. 19, at 10 p.m. ET/PT On SHO EXTREME

Carson, CA, August 16, 2014 — Turns out, it was Showtime … for “The Special One,” Kell Brook.

In a minor upset, Britain’s Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KOs), of Sheffield, England, won a battle of undefeated welterweights and the IBF world title with a majority 12-round decision over defending champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter (24-1-1, 15 KOs), of Cleveland, Ohio, Saturday on SHOWTIME from StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.

Brook, fighting in his first world championship match and making only his second start in the United States, won by the scores of 117-111, 116-112 and 114-114. There were no knockdowns. (continue reading…)

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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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Talented, Undefeated Anthony Dirrell Ready, Confident for Latest Challenge–WBC Super Middleweight Champion Sakio Bika on Saturday, December 7, Live on SHOWTIME®

by on Nov.24, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Zab Judah and Paulie Malignaggi Battle for Brooklyn Bragging Rights in Main Event of Quadrupleheader at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.; Tickets on Sale Now

NEW YORK, NY, November 20, 2013 — Unbeaten Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell, who is no stranger to overcoming adversity, finally gets his crack at a world title when he challenges defending champion Sakio Bika for the WBC Super Middleweight Championship on Saturday, Dec. 7, live on SHOWTIME (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT) from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

The quadrupleheader, headlined by an all-Brooklyn bout between former world champions Zab “Super” Judah and Paulie “The Magic Man” Malignaggi, is the first of back-to-back blockbuster events promoted by Golden Boy Promotions live on SHOWTIME. On Saturday, Dec. 14, in another four-fight telecast on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®, rising superstar Adrien Broner will defend his WBA Welterweight Championship against dangerous, hard-hitting Marcos Maidana in the main event. (continue reading…)

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Paulie Malignaggi, Adrien Broner, Johnathon Banks, Seth Mitchell, Sakio Bika and Marco Antonio Periban Final Press Conference Quotes

by on Jun.22, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Tripleheader This Saturday, June 22 Live on SHOWTIME® (9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT) from Barclays Center in Brooklyn 

Preliminary Fights On SHOWTIME Extreme (7:00 p.m. ET/PT)

Paulie Malignaggi

“It’s gotten a little bit crazy, we’ll admit that. I can take some of the blame, but I can’t take all of it. I can only apologize for my end, but at the end of the day, this is how the creation of Adrien Broner happened, in my opinion. They put everything that’s wrong with boxing in one room, did everything that’s wrong with boxing in that room and gave birth to Adrien Broner and you people are eating it up.

“I don’t have to admit anything on Saturday night. I’ll admit he’s a talented fighter now, but there’s a lot more than talent that it takes to get to the top. I’ve been in gyms across the country, across the world and you see talented fighters all the time that don’t make it, just hanging out in the gym, working out. They just don’t get those breaks, so it isn’t about talent. A little bit of the package is talent and he’s got that part of the package; I’m not going to lie to you. (continue reading…)

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