Tag Archive | Nico Ali Walsh

Emanuel Navarrete-Liam Wilson Junior Lightweight Title Showdown Set for Desert Diamond Arena LIVE on ESPN

A new junior lightweight king will be crowned in the desert. Mexican star Emanuel “Vaquero” Navarrete and Australian contender Liam Wilson will fight for the vacant WBO junior lightweight world title Friday, Feb. 3, at Desert Diamond Arena in Glendale, Arizona. Navarrete, the reigning WBO featherweight world champion, hopes to become the 10th Mexican-born boxer to win world titles […]

 Lomachenko Edges Ortiz in Pitched Lightweight Battle

With a potential undisputed lightweight title showdown on the line, former three-weight world champion Vasiliy “Loma” Lomachenko had to dig deep. While it wasn’t the dominant performance many expected, Lomachenko rallied in the late rounds to edge Jamaine “The Technician” Ortiz (16-1-1, 8 KOs) by unanimous decision (115-113, 116-112 and 117-111) Saturday evening at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. […]

Top Rank Boxing set to have a thrilling night with Lomachenko vs  Ortiz

Madison Square Garden along with Hulu Theater has been the home to some of the best boxing fights out there. Top Rank Boxing is set to add their fighters names amongst those of Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, Sugar Ray Robinson and more as they present a main event featuring Vasiliy Lomachenko taking on undefeated Jamaine Ortiz. […]

 Nico Ali Walsh Returns on Lomachenko-Ortiz Card at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden LIVE on ESPN on October 29

Middleweight prospect Nico Ali Walsh, the grandson of “The Greatest,” is set to make his New York City return. Ali Walsh will fight Billy Wagner in his first scheduled six-rounder Saturday, Oct. 29 at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. Ali Walsh-Wagner joins the undercard of the lightweight main event between former pound-for-pound king Vasiliy Lomachenko and the unbeaten Jamaine “The […]