Posts From Danny Z

BROOKLYN — WBA Super Welterweight World Champion Erislandy Lara knocked down previously unbeaten Terrell Gausha en route to a 12-round unanimous decision in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Saturday on SHOWTIME at Barclays Center.

BROOKLYN — Jermell Charlo made it a quick night as he knocked out Erickson Lubin in the very first round of their world championship fight at the Barclays Center.

CARSON, CALIFORNIA — Abner Mares successfully made the first defense of his WBA world title as he was able to decision Andres Gutierrez in the co-feature bout of the latest telecast of Premier Boxing Champions on the Fox network.

CARSON, CALIFORNIA — Leo Santa Cruz retained his WBC featherweight world title as he stopped Chris Avalos in round eight of the main event on Saturday night, October 14 on Fox.

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer CARSON, CALIFORNIA — From the famed Stub Hub Center, Leo Santa Cruz retained his WBA super featherweight world title, while his likely future opponent, Abner Mares, also successfully defended his regular WBA world title in two

HBO Sports has entered into a new multi-year agreement with acclaimed broadcaster Jim Lampley, who serves as the primary voice for its HBO Boxing franchise.

NEW YORK — After almost 50 bouts as a professional, the multi-division world champion Miguel Cotto will compete in his curtain call fight this upcoming December 2, in Madison Square Garden.

135 pound world champion Mikey Garcia recently stated on Twitter that conversations with Golden Boy Promotions were conducted for possible bouts with Miguel Cotto and Jorge Linares, but that Golden Boy wanted a multi-fight contract in order to make both opponents happen.

Top Rank has officially stated that 122 pound world title holder Jessie Magdaleno will not compete in what would have been the second defense of his title against Cesar Juarez this upcoming November 11.

BROOKLYN — The World Boxing Council (WBC) recently announced that Deontay Wilder will face Bermane Stiverne after Luis Ortiz lost his shot at the world title after failing a drug test within the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association’s (VADA) administered tests.