(Photo Credit: Jim Fenwick) Richard Commey (22-0, 20 KOs) has had a late change of opponent for his fight on Saturday night at the dm-Arena in Karlsruhe, Germany. The Ghanaian lightweight will now face Kakhaber Avetisian (41-31-1, 23 KOs) following the withdrawal of Ramaz Bebnadze (16-2, 12 KOs). Commey, who will be making his German… Continue Reading Richard Commey battles Kakhaber Avetisian on 10/17
(Photo courtesy of Banner Promotions) WHO: All the participants in Saturday night’s “Gold Standard” professional boxing event, promoted by Jimmy Burchfield’s CES Boxing in association with Artie Pelullo’s Banner Promotions and Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing. WHAT: Final press conference and weigh-in (open to the public). WHERE: Mohegan Sun Casino The Cabaret Theater 1 Mohegan Sun… Continue Reading Andrade, Lundy weigh in Friday in 5 p.m.
The first specialized Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital in the region, Qatar’s Aspetar hospital was the focus of a symposium of worldwide specialists to discuss Orofacial Trauma in Boxing, held during the AIBA World Championships with a guest appearance from the International Boxing Association’s President Dr Chin Kuo-Wu. Following the launch of AIBA’s HeadsUp! initiative… Continue Reading AIBA President Ching-Kuo Wu leads symposium on oro-facial trauma
WBO #10 lightweight Josh King says he’s ecstatic to be facing former two-division world champion Ricky Burns (38-5-1, 12 KOs) for the WBO Inter-Continental Lightweight Championship at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on November 7. The event will also be broadcast live on Sky Sports. “When this opportunity came up I jumped at it,” said… Continue Reading Josh King Looking Forward to Facing Former Champ Ricky Burns on Nov 7
Hang around a gym long enough, and you’ll start hearing the same stories, especially the one about the troubled teen who turned his life around through boxing. Meet 27-year-old New York native Mike Marshall, a reformed “knucklehead” turned professional fighter looking to capitalize on his gift and become the light heavyweight champion of the world,… Continue Reading Reformed “knucklehead” Marshall in it for the long haul
Indian boxing star Vijender Singh says he’s ready to put on another explosive performance in his London debut on Friday 30th October at the Harrow Leisure Centre. Middleweight Singh made an immediate impact with his highly anticipated professional debut last Saturday night at the Manchester Arena by destroying Sonny Whiting in three rounds with a… Continue Reading VIJENDER SINGH READY FOR BIG LONDON DEBUT
Cello Renda believes his punching power will be key to doing the double over Jack Arnfield when the pair meet at Manchester’s Victoria Warehouse on October 24. In a repeat of their February 2015 Prizefighter clash that saw Cello pick up a split decision win over the three-round format, the duo will do it all… Continue Reading CELLO CONFIDENT OF BELTING OUT A WINNING TUNE AGAINST ARNFIELD