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Jermell Charlo: October Houston Fighter Of The Month

by on Nov.12, 2015, under Boxing News

By Karl Hegman

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2012 HBO Boxing: Jermell Charlo vs Chris Chatman - March 24, 2012

The CBZ will like to extend its congratulations to young Super Welterweight Contender Jermell “Iron Man” Charlo for his dominating 6th round TKO over Joachim Alcine on Halloween at the NRG Arena.

Charlo beat the brakes off of the intruder from Canada, giving him a boxing lesson and dropping him in round six to force referee Jon Shorle to call a halt to the proceedings at the 1:21 mar of that round. (continue reading…)

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Weigh-In Results for Today’s Premier Boxing Champions on NBC Featuring Quillin-Zerafa, Charlo-Bundrage and More!

by on Sep.12, 2015, under Boxing News

Peter Quillin, at left, stares down with Michael Zarafa (photo by Peter Diller/DiBella Entertainment)

Peter Quillin, at left, stares down with Michael Zarafa (photo by Peter Diller/DiBella Entertainment)



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World Champ, Jhonny Gonzalez & World-Ranked Contender Vanes Martirosyan Poised To Make Marks This Saturday, March 28th!

by on Mar.24, 2015, under Boxing News


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GLENDALE, CA, March 24, 2015  — Current world champion Jhonny Gonzalez and once-beaten world ranked welterweight contender Vanes Martirosyan participated in a media workout on Monday at the Main Event Sports Club in Glendale, Calif., six days prior to their respective upcoming fights on Saturday, March 28, at the The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas live on SHOWTIME(10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT).

In the 12-round main event on the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® doubleheader, the hard-hitting, current WBC Featherweight World Champion Gonzalez (57-8, 48 KOs), of Mexico City, will defend his 126-pound title against talented once-beaten former world title challenger Gary Russell Jr. (25-1, 14 KOs), of Capitol Heights, Md. (continue reading…)

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Marcos Maidana-Josesito Lopez Thriller Exceeds All Expectations in Instant Classic and Fight of the Year Candidate Before Record Sell-Out Crowd at the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA

by on Jun.09, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

In Equally Scintillating Slugfest, Erislandy Lara Stops Alfredo Angulo In 10th Round and Undefeated Jermell Charlo Outpoints Demetrius Hopkins in Co-Features; Catch Must-See Replay Tuesday, June 13, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME EXTREME®

CARSON, CA, June 9, 2013 — In a Fight of The Year candidate Marcos “El Chino” Maidana (34-3, 31 KO’s), of Margarita, Argentina, capped a spectacular night of fights with a sixth-round technical knockout win over “The Riverside Rocky” Josesito Lopez (30-6, 18 KO’s) of Riverside, Calif., before a loud and raucous record sell-out crowd of 8,629 at the Home Depot Center Saturday in the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING main event live on SHOWTIME®.

In a tremendous all-action slugfest in the semi-main that preceded Maidana-Lopez, Cuban Erislandy Lara (18-1-2, 12 KO’s) of Houston, Texas, overcame two knockdowns to capture the vacant WBA Interim Super Welterweight World Championship with an exciting 10th-round technical knockout of Alfredo “El Perro” Angulo (22-3, 18 KO’s) of Los Angeles. In the opening bout of the telecast, undefeated Jermell Charlo (21-0, 10 KO’s), of Houston, registered a close, unanimous 12-round decision win over Demetrius Hopkins (33-3-1, 13 KO’s) of Philadelphia, Pa. The tactical match was scored 115-13 on all three judges’ scorecards. (continue reading…)

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