Tag Archive | Nevada

New York Liberty Announce Additions to Coaching Staff

The New York Liberty today announced that Kelly Raimon and Dustin Gray have been added as Assistant Coaches, joining Shelley Patterson on Head Coach Walt Hopkins’ coaching staff. “We are extremely excited about the diversity of experiences, skills, and ideas that Kelly and Dustin bring to the Liberty organization,” said Hopkins. “Between Dustin’s elite understanding […]

1988 Olympic gold medalist “Merciless” Ray Mercer Looks back at his Olympic experience

Thirty-two years after he captured an Olympic gold medal, “Merciless” Ray Mercer fondly remembers his Olympic experience like it was last month. Mercer, who is the only American heavyweight champion to knock out all of his Olympic opponents, went on to become world heavyweight champion as a professional for our “heavyweight double.” For Mercer, it […]

Surprise, Surprise, The King is Back! McGregor with a flawless victory at UFC 246

Boy does it feel good to have our favorite Irish gangster return to the octagon. Connor McGregor hasn’t fought since October 6, 2018, in an unsuccessful run to secure the UFC Lightweight title against Khabib Nurmagomedov. “Mystic Mac” predicts another one of his fights correctly at UFC 246 in Las Vegas, as he dismantles his […]

Record Breaking Wish Reveal Marks World Wish Day as Make a Wish Nevada Teams with UFC to have the biggest Wish Reveal in Southern’s Nevada’s History

To mark World Wish Day 2019, Make-A-Wish® Southern Nevada partners with UFC® to reveal to 10 local children their wishes are about to be granted.  This giant wish reveal is the largest single wish reveal ever for the local organization which is on track to grant 175 wishes this year.  Wish children who learn about […]

RJJ Boxing on UFC FIGHT PASS results & pictures from Las Vegas

Last night, Irish middleweight prospect Connor “The Kid” Coyle (10-0, 3 KOs) turned in an impressive Las Vegas debut, winning an eight-round unanimous decision over Robert Burwell in the main event, at Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall in Las Vegas. The fifth installment of RJJ Boxing on UFC FIGHT PASS Coyle vs. Burwell, was […]

Undefeated Irish middleweight prospect Connor “The Kid” Coyle To make Las Vegas debut in main event

The newest member of Roy Jones, Jr. (RJJ) Boxing Promotions’ growing stable of gifted boxers, undefeated Irish middleweight prospect Connor “The Kid” Coyle, will make his Las Vegas debut in the 8-round main event on Thursday night, April 25, at Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall in Las Vegas. Coyle (9-0, 3 KOs), who travels […]

Elite Men Kick Off 2019 Western Elite Qualifier

The 2019 Western Elite Qualifier & Regional Open Championships kicked off last night with 96 elite boxers taking to the rings to begin their journey in hopes of punching their ticket to the 2020 Olympic Trials for Boxing this December. The three rings saw 16 exciting bouts in each ring to give a preview of […]