Tag Archive | Brazil

USA Basketball November 2022 Men’s World Cup Qualifying Team Announced

USA Basketball recently announced the 12-man roster for the USA Basketball November 2022 Men’s World Cup Qualifying Team. The USA will play two games as part of their fifth qualifying window (out of six total) leading into the 2023 FIBA Men’s World Cup. The United States plays host to Brazil on Friday, Nov. 11 at […]

USA Loses to Argentina, 82-73, in AmeriCup Semifinal

The USA AmeriCup Team fell in the semifinals to Argentina, 82-73, today at the 2022 FIBA AmeriCup at Geraldo Arena in Recife, Brazil. The U.S. will compete for bronze Sunday against the loser of Brazil vs. Canada. This year marks the 10th time the USA has competed at the FIBA AmeriCup. In Saturday’s game, the […]

USA Falls to Mexico in Opening Game at 2022 AmeriCup

The USA Basketball AmeriCup Team fell to Mexico, 73-67, in their opening game of the 2022 FIBA AmeriCup on Friday at Geraldo Arena in Recife, Brazil. This year is the tournament’s 19th edition and marks the first time since 1984 the event has been held in Brazil. A slow finish to the third quarter saw […]

USA U16 Women Clinch 2022 FIBA U17 World Cup Berth with 121-12 Quarterfinal Win Over Costa Rica

The USA Women’s U16 National Team (4-0), the FIBA No. 1-ranked youth program in the world, ran away with a 121-12 quarterfinal victory over No. 39-ranked Costa Rica (0-4) at the 2021 FIBA Americas U16 Championship on Friday morning in Leon, Mexico. The win not only advanced the U.S. squad to the medal semifinals, but […]

Tribue to Kings set for FITE TV on June 19

Headlining the Tribute to the Kings Pay-Per-View portion of the event will be MMA legend “The Spider” Anderson Silva competing in his first major boxing match vs. Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. The co-main event will see the great Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. take the ring for the last time to fight Hector “Little Macho” Camacho […]

Fighter Locker inks 2016 Olympic silver medalist Yuberjen Martinez

Ryan Roach’s Fighter Locker has signed 2016 Olympic silver medalist Yuberjen Martinez to an exclusive managerial contract. The 29-year-old Colombian light flyweight has a 7-0 (2 KOs) record in the World Series of Boxing.  “After having a beautiful amateur career,” Martinez announced, “we have decided to go pro and signed a managerial contract with Fighter Locker. I still plan […]

RJJ Boxing back in Mexico April 1st

RJJ Boxing on UFC FIGHT PASS® returns to Mexico for the first time in 2021 on Thursday, April 1st – no April Fool’s jokes – presented by Roy Jones, Jr. Boxing Promotions and De La O Promotions, at Polideportivo Centenario, Los Mochia, Sonora, Mexico A pair of Latino title fights will showcase a quartet of […]