Browsing all articles in Announcements.
UFC 118 in Boston features the main-event rematch between current champion Frankie Edgar and former champ BJ Penn. The co-main-event will be a style match-up of “Boxer vs. UFC fighter,” when James “Lights-Out” Toney steps into the Octagon for the first time against experienced UFC Legend Randy “The Natural” Couture. The UFC 118 weigh-ins will [...]
The YouTube street fighting sensation. Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson known for this backyard brawls in the Miami beach area, has gotten back together with his original promoter, Gary Shaw, and is looking forward to make the leap into professional boxing sometime this year. Kimbo left Gary Shaw to sign on as a contestant on the [...]
HOBOKEN, N.J. (August 26, 2010) – Five-time world champion in three different weight classes, Erik “Terrible” Morales, continues his heralded comeback September 11 headlining the “Mexican Fiesta” pay-per-view show live from Mexico City. Morales (49-6, 34 KOs), rated No. 2 by the World Boxing Council, will also continue a tradition by fighting outdoors in the [...]
After being revoked by the California State Athletic Commission earlier in the month, Antonio Margarito’s application for a boxing license in the state of Texas was approved and the Texas State commission granted him a boxing license on Thursday.
CORK, Ireland (August 26, 2010) – Noted worldwide boxing manager Gary Hyde today announced the signing of British amateur standout Mark Heffron to an exclusive contract. Hyde also manages 2-time Olympic gold medalist Guillermo Rigondeaux and European super middleweight champion Lolenga Mock. “I’m excited to sign Mark Heffron,” the Cork, Ireland-based Hyde said. “Freddie Roach [...]