Daily Archives: September 1, 2018

Amit Panghal outwits Olympic champ to claim India’s only boxing gold at 18th Asiad – Economic Times

Economic Times Amit Panghal outwits Olympic champ to claim India's only boxing gold at 18th AsiadEconomic TimesAmit Panghal (49kg) on Saturday became only the eighth Indian boxer ever to claim a gold medal at the Asian Games with a stunning tactical win over reigning Olympic and Asian champion Hasanboy Dusmatov in the summit clash here. The 22-year-old …Asian Games 2018 Live …

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8 can’t-miss boxing fights this fall – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal 8 can't-miss boxing fights this fallLas Vegas Review-JournalIn recent years, boxing has gone dark after Mexican Independence weekend to avoid competing with college football. That won't be the case this fall with a full slate of boxing on a variety of viewing platforms. Streaming options such as ESPN+ and DAZN … More: continued here

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How Barclays Center stole the spotlight in NYC’s boxing world – New York Post

New York Post How Barclays Center stole the spotlight in NYC's boxing worldNew York PostThere was plenty of head-scratching when the executives of Barclays Center announced boxing would be part of its regular programming once the arena opened in 2012. Fast forward six years later and heads are nodding in approval as Barclays Center has …and more » More: continued here

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A (boxing) star is born… or at least is on his way – ESPN

ESPN A (boxing) star is born… or at least is on his wayESPNOne would have to go back to the mid-1990s to find a similar scene, during the rise of the Golden Boy himself, Oscar De La Hoya, who happens to be Garcia's promoter and who knows a thing or two about attracting fans beyond hard-core boxing aficionados.Sherdog's Weekend Boxing …

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Chris Algieri planning boxing comeback – Bad Left Hook

Bad Left Hook Chris Algieri planning boxing comebackBad Left HookChris Algieri is in the early stages of planning a comeback to the professional boxing ring, according to ESPN, as the 34-year-old fighter has signed with manager Keith Connolly and will be back with promoter Joe DeGuardia. Right now, the plan is … More: continued here

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Cleveland firefighter accused of attacking man at boxing gym – cleveland.com

cleveland.com Cleveland firefighter accused of attacking man at boxing gymcleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio — A veteran Cleveland firefighter, who once sparred with boxing legends such as Mike Tyson, Larry Holmes and Lennox Lewis, is accused of attacking a 28-year-old man inside an Ohio City boxing gym. No charges have been filed against … More: continued here

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Haney: I’m going to be the next superstar in boxing – Bad Left Hook

Bad Left Hook Haney: I'm going to be the next superstar in boxingBad Left Hook“I believe I'm the youngest promoter in boxing history and it makes me very excited to make that claim. I look forward to putting on great fights. I'm going to be the next superstar in the sport, and I want to give other fighters opportunities to …

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Jacobs to face Derevyanchenko

Daniel Jacobs is set to face Sergiy Derevyanchenko for the vacant IBF world middleweight title at Madison Square Garden in New York on October 27. More: continued here

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Hitting the books: The boxing gym saving Detroit’s youth – ESPN

ESPN Hitting the books: The boxing gym saving Detroit's youthESPNHope for the future of Detroit begins here in this dark-gray nondescript 27,500 square-foot edifice with a leaky ceiling. Walk in, go up a small ramp and find two boxing rings in the front. There's a row of heavy bags, some spare workout equipment and … More: continued here

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Asian Games: Eumir Marcial ends campaign with bronze in middleweight boxing – ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN News Asian Games: Eumir Marcial ends campaign with bronze in middleweight boxingABS-CBN NewsFilipino boxer Eumir Marcial lost to Israil Madrimov of Uzbekistan in their middleweight semifinals bout to get the bronze medal in the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on Friday. Despite putting up a fight against the bigger Madrimov, Marcial succumbed to …Gold-medal chase continues for 3 Pinoy …

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Pink Glove Boxing – KGWN

KGWN Pink Glove BoxingKGWN"The self confidence you get by knowing that you can stand strong and throw a punch no matter what life gives you whatever the case, you just stand a little taller" says Pink Glove Boxer Jennifer Corso. Pink Glove Boxing here in Cheyenne teaches … More: continued here

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Ladon gives Pacquiao’s Philippines shot at boxing gold – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Ladon gives Pacquiao's Philippines shot at boxing goldChannel NewsAsiaJAKARTA: Manny Pacquiao's Philippines remained on course Friday (Aug 31) to win their first Asian Games boxing gold since 2010 when Rogen Ladon swept into the flyweight final with a unanimous 5-0 points victory. Ladon used his classy left hand to good …ASIAN GAMES: Pinoy boxer Ladon advances to gold-medal boutABS-CBN …

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ASIAN GAMES: Pinoy boxer Ladon advances to gold-medal bout – ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN News ASIAN GAMES: Pinoy boxer Ladon advances to gold-medal boutABS-CBN NewsThe Philippines Rogen Ladon (blue) celebrates his triumph overThailand's Tongdee Yuttapong (red) in their men's flyweight boxing semifinal bout at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, Aug. 31, 2018. (Photo courtesy of PSC Media Pool).Gold-medal chase continues for 3 Pinoy boxersRapplerPH's Rogen Landon advances to Asian Games …

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Eumir Marcial claims another boxing bronze – Rappler

Rappler Eumir Marcial claims another boxing bronzeRapplerMarcial – a 22-year-old silver medalist in the 2015 Thailand International Boxing Tournament and the Asian Boxing Championship – faced a tough foe in Madrimov, a 2017 Asian Boxing Champion title holder. The Pinoy slugger plowed through Macau's Ng …Asian Games: Amit Panghal Storms into Final, Gives India Another Chance at Boxing GoldNews18Amit Panghal Lone …

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Fury not licensed in USA

Tyson Fury is not yet licensed to box in New York or Las Vegas, despite his plan to challenge Deontay Wilder, Sky Sports can reveal. More: continued here

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