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Unbeaten Shawn Porter and Former World Champion Julio Diaz II to Headline “The One: Mayweather vs. Canelo Fight Week Card on Thursday, September 12 at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas

by on Aug.25, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Fights to Be Televised Live on Fox Sports 2 & Fox Deportes

Plus, Badou Jack vs. Marco Antonio Periban and Julian Williams vs. Hugo Centeno Jr. Tickets on Sale Now!

LAS VEGAS, NV, August 22, 2013 — It’s boxing’s biggest week, an opportunity for the stars of entertainment and sports to descend on Las Vegas for “THE” fight of 2013, the championship showdown between unbeaten icons Floyd “Money” Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez. However, before the world turns its eyes to the MGM Grand Garden Arena to watch these two warriors collide Saturday, Sept. 14, Mayweather Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions kick off festivities two days earlier, on Thursday, Sept. 12, with a special three-and-a-half hour, action-packed broadcast on FOX Sports 2 and FOX Deportes from MGM Grand Las Vegas’ Premier Ballroom.

It’s the rematch fight fans have demanded, as unbeaten Shawn “Showtime” Porter faces former World Champion Julio “The Kidd” Diaz in the 10-round welterweight bout as the main event of the tripleheader. The co-featured bout showcases Las Vegas up and comer Badou Jack as he takes on Mexico’s Marco Antonio Periban and in the opener boxing’s top prospects Julian “J-Rock” Williams faces Hugo “The Boss” Centeno Jr. in a 10-round junior middleweight clash. (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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Marco Antonio Periban vs. James Parison to Headline ‘Solo Boxeo Tecate’ on July 14 in Humble, Texas

by on Jul.06, 2012, under Boxing News, Press Releases

LOS ANGELES, CA, July 5, 2012 — On Saturday, July 14, Golden Boy Promotions will team up with Southcoast Promotions to present an action-packed night of fights at the Humble Civic Arena in Humble, Texas which will be televised on TeleFutura’s “Sólo Boxeo Tecate.”. The 10-round super middleweight main event will see unbeaten Mexican rising star Marco Antonio Periban risk his perfect professional record against San Diego’s James Parison.

Periban vs. Parison, a 10-round super middleweight bout, is presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Southcoast Promotions and sponsored by Cerveza Tecate.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m. on fight night and the first bell rings at 7:00 p.m.  The TeleFutura “Sólo Boxeo Tecate” broadcast begins at 10:00 p.m. CT/11:00 p.m. ET/PT. (continue reading…)

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Mexico City’s Marco Antonio Periban Against Guadalajara’s Gerardo Diaz Added as Co-Main Event of March 31 ‘Sabados de Corona’ Event Featuring Jorge Linares vs. Sergio Thompson in Cancun, Mexico

by on Mar.29, 2012, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Doubleheader To Be Televised Live In The United States on Fox Deportes

LOS ANGELES, CA, March 28, 2012 – A hot card at the Grand Oasis Cancun in Cancun, Mexico just got hotter, as a 10 round super middleweight battle between Mexico City’s unbeaten Marco Antonio Periban and Guadalajara’s Gerardo Diaz has been added as the co-featured fight on Saturday, March 31 before the main event between former Two-Division World Champion Jorge “El Nino de Oro” Linares and Chetumal’s Sergio “Yeyo” Thompson in a 12-round WBC Lightweight Title eliminator fight.

Linares vs. Thompson, a 12 round lightweight clash, which is presented by Golden Boy Promotions and Pepe Gomez Promotor Deportivo and sponsored by Corona, Arena Oasis Cancun, Periodico QueQui, Cancun Tourism and Quintana Roo Tourism will take place at the Arena Oasis Cancun in Cancun, Mexico. The Televisa broadcast will air on Canal 5 and begins at 10:30 p.m. CST in Mexico and the Fox Deportes broadcast airs live at 10:00 p.m. EDT/7:00 p.m. PDT in the United States. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. CST and the first fight begins at 7:00 p.m. CST. (continue reading…)

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Quotes from Daniel Ponce de Leon vs. Omar Estrella and Leo Santa Cruz vs. Alejandro Hernandez Final Press Conference Quotes for Saturday’s ‘Sabados de Corona’ on Televisa

by on Jan.21, 2012, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Plus Hot Golden Boy Promotions Prospect Marco Antonio Periban Takes On Veteran Rito Rubalcava From La Bodega Del Boxeo In Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico

“I trained really hard physically and mentally for this fight. Losing is not an option. I see myself winning, but I also know that my opponent has trained really hard and it’s going to be a very competitive fight.”

“I’m very thankful for this great opportunity. It’s good for the fans to know the underdog fighters. We all know the quality of fighter that Daniel Ponce de Leon is and so I trained harder than ever. I have a family and I have to win this fight for them so I can bring food home. Because of that, I know I’m going to win this Saturday.” (continue reading…)

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