Home / 2018 / May / 15

Daily Archives: May 15, 2018

Amir Khan arrives in Lahore for Punjab Open Boxing Championship – Geo News, Pakistan

Geo News, Pakistan Amir Khan arrives in Lahore for Punjab Open Boxing ChampionshipGeo News, PakistanLAHORE: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan has landed in Lahore to take part in the closing ceremony of the Inter-Division Punjab Open Boxing Championship. Khan along with his wife Faryal Makhdoom will be chief guests at the closing ceremony, where …and more » More: continued here

Read More »

Jack: We can do it again, DeGale

Badou Jack says James DeGale is ‘not the same fighter’ since they battled to a draw, but is open to a rematch at light-heavyweight in Britain. More: continued here

Read More »

Lomachenko KO’d any doubts that he’s No. 1 – ESPN

ESPN Lomachenko KO'd any doubts that he's No. 1ESPNMexican junior middleweight Jamie Munguia (29-0, 25 KOs), 21, one of boxing's best prospects, burst onto the world scene Saturday in Verona, New York, when he easily demolished Sadam Ali (26-2, 14 KOs), 29, of Brooklyn, New York, to take his world …Boxing Pound for Pound Rankings: Vasiliy Lomachenko on collision course …

Read More »

Boxing Pound for Pound Rankings: Vasiliy Lomachenko on collision course for Mikey Garcia – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com Boxing Pound for Pound Rankings: Vasiliy Lomachenko on collision course for Mikey GarciaCBSSports.comFor anyone who thought it premature to anoint Vasiliy Lomachenko with the status of world's best boxer despite less than a dozen pro fights, his performance in Saturday's lightweight title bout appeared to remove any lingering doubt. Lomachenko, 30 …Can Vasyl Lomachenko emerge as a true boxing …

Read More »

Boxing promoter Lou DiBella calls gambling laws a body blow for illegal bookies – New York Daily News

New York Daily News Boxing promoter Lou DiBella calls gambling laws a body blow for illegal bookiesNew York Daily NewsLegendary fight promoter and former HBO Boxing executive Lou DiBella says state controlled gambling would be "unequivocally good for the State of New York." On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled 6-3 to strike down a federal law that prohibits states from … …

Read More »

Boxing promoter Lou DiBella calls gambilng laws a body blow for illegal bookies – New York Daily News

New York Daily News Boxing promoter Lou DiBella calls gambilng laws a body blow for illegal bookiesNew York Daily NewsBoxing promoter Lou DiBella calls gambilng laws a body blow for illegal bookies. Harvard educated boxing promoter Lou DiBella thinks New York State will benefit from Monday's Supreme Court ruling easing restrictions on gambling. (Rob Kim/Getty Images). More: continued here

Read More »

Resettled refugee, ISIS attack survivor finds hope in boxing – NBCnews.com

NBCnews.com Resettled refugee, ISIS attack survivor finds hope in boxingNBCnews.comGrowing up in Baghdad, Mohammed A. dreamed of traveling the world as a professional boxer, but struggled to secure a visa to leave the country. When ISIS spread into Iraq, he began helping his brother in his work as a U.S. Army interpreter. But after … More: continued here

Read More »

Business of Sports: UK Looks At US Boxing – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Business of Sports: UK Looks At US BoxingBloombergThis U.K. sports media company is making a $1 billion bet on American boxing. @bigbarrsports explains why #tictocnews https://bloom.bg/2L2sDJI (Source: Bloomberg). Terms of Service Trademarks Privacy Policy ©2018 Bloomberg L.P. All Rights Reserved. More: continued here

Read More »

Can Vasyl Lomachenko emerge as a true boxing superstar? – Bloody Elbow

Bloody Elbow Can Vasyl Lomachenko emerge as a true boxing superstar?Bloody ElbowIn front of more than 10,000 enthusiastic fans at Madison Square Garden, Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KOs) battled back from the first knockdown of his professional career to stop Jorge Linares (44-4, 27 KOs) in the 10th round, making him the fastest in …Another Great Saturday in Boxing!Albany Times …

Read More »

UK-based sport streaming service adopts Netflix model after $1bn deal – The Guardian

The Guardian UK-based sport streaming service adopts Netflix model after $1bn dealThe GuardianFew British viewers will have heard of DAZN, pronounced “Dazone” and part of the sports media group Perform, but the business sent shockwaves through the sports world last week with a $1bn (£736m) deal to revolutionise pay-per-view boxing in the US.and more » More: continued here

Read More »

Dorsey Advises Perform Group on Boxing’s First Billion Dollar Deal – Daily American Online

Daily American Online Dorsey Advises Perform Group on Boxing's First Billion Dollar DealDaily American OnlineThe joint venture establishes a new U.S. boxing promoter (Matchroom Boxing USA) which will stage 16 major boxing events in the United States each year for the next eight years from September 2018, all of which will be streamed on Perform's sports … More: continued here

Read More »

Boxing Biz: Vasiliy Lomachenko Vs. Jorge Linares, Gennady Golovkin’s Massive Ratings – Forbes

Forbes Boxing Biz: Vasiliy Lomachenko Vs. Jorge Linares, Gennady Golovkin's Massive RatingsForbesDon't be fooled by the fact Vasiliy Lomachenko is a massive betting favorite vs. Jorge Linares on Saturday night. Don't worry that Lomachenko is -1400 and that Linares is a +750 underdog. The fact is Lomachenko is, in my eyes, the best fighter in the …Knockdown only boosts the …

Read More »

Sky Live: Stevenson vs Jack

Adonis Stevenson and Badou Jack meet this weekend in an enthralling light-heavyweight world title showdown, live on Sky Sports. More: continued here

Read More »