Tag Archive | Combat Sports

Rooted in Oakland: Devin Haney Debuts MONDAY on ESPN2

Ahead of the October 15 showdown at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia, ESPN presents Rooted in Oakland: Devin Haney, a 30-minute profile of the Undisputed Lightweight World Champion, Devin “The Dream” Haney (28-0,15 KOs). Ranked #1 on the recent ESPN.com Top 25 Under 25, the 23-year old Bay Area native travels Down Under once again to fight Australia’s George Kambosos […]

Robeisy “El Tren” Ramirez Targets Featherweight Stardom

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Robeisy “El Tren” Ramirez, the southpaw fighting pride of Cienfuegos, Cuba, is on the precipice of a featherweight title shot. In order to earn that opportunity, Ramirez (10-1, 6 KOs) will have to take care of business against former world champion Jessie Magdaleno (29-1, 18 KOs) in a 10-rounder Saturday, Oct. 29 […]

Janibek & Seniesa Estrada Headline World Championship Doubleheader at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas 

 Boxing’s most avoided world champion finally has a dance partner. WBO middleweight world champion Janibek “Qazaq Style” Alimkhanuly, a southpaw power puncher from Kazakhstan, will make the first defense of his title against two-time British champion Denzel Bentley on Saturday, Nov. 12 at Pearl Concert Theater at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. In the co-feature, undefeated pound-for-pound […]

 Rockin’ Fights 43 an action packed night for Boxing fans

The Paramount was filled to the rafters last night as the opening bell rang for a thrilling night of action at Star Boxing’s Rockin’ Fights 43. The exciting card brought the action and drama as fans in attendance and those watching around the globe were treated to a fantastic night of professional boxing.  In the […]

Run it Back: FIGHTNIGHT Live Continues Slate of Fall Brawl on Saturday

South Philadelphia is the place to be on Saturday, Oct. 1, as FloSports FIGHTNIGHT LIVE Powered by Everlast comes back less than a week later to continue its schedule of Autumn Action.Three-straight weekends of Fall Brawls continue on FloCombat and Facebook as the fan-friendly platform partners with King’s Boxing once again, this time for an excellent eight-bout expedition […]

‘Ruthless’ Ronny Reyes looking to make it two in a row at ‘Rocking Fights’

What makes a great fighter nickname? Some fighters like Star Boxing’s Richie “Popeye the Sailor Man” Rivera are given a nickname from their childhood that just sticks. Others are bestowed a nickname that fits the fighters out of the ring persona, like Star Boxing’s former WBO World Champion, “The Common Man” Joe Smith Jr. Then there are those that […]

Hometown Hero Shakur Stevenson Defeats Robson Conceição in Newark Extravaganza

Shakur Stevenson lost his junior lightweight world titles on the scale Thursday afternoon. He wasn’t about to lose the fight. Stevenson bested Robson Conceição by 12-round unanimous decision (117-109 2x and 118-108) in front of 10,107 fans Friday evening at Prudential Center, the largest crowd ever to attend a boxing event at the arena. Stevenson (19-0, 9 KOs) […]