Daily Archives: September 10, 2018

Taiji boxing course offered – Fiji Times

Fiji Times Taiji boxing course offeredFiji TimesPROVIDING basic martial arts techniques and emphasising on the benefits of martial arts for the body and mind was one of the key messages shared during the opening of the Taiji boxing class at the China Cultural Centre in Suva last week. China Cultural … More: continued here

Read More »

Boxing: Poland’s Kownacki beats Martin in New York – thenews.pl

thenews.pl Boxing: Poland's Kownacki beats Martin in New Yorkthenews.plPundits said it was Kownacki's most important win to date. The slugfest on Saturday had the audience on the edge of their seats in the last two rounds. Kownacki won on points by a unanimous judges' decision. It was the 18th professional victory for the … More: continued here

Read More »

Two held as gardaí prepare to charge suspect for Bray boxing club gun attack – Irish Times

Irish Times Two held as gardaí prepare to charge suspect for Bray boxing club gun attackIrish TimesGardaí investigating the shooting in Bray, Co Wicklow, that left Bobby Messett dead and two men wounded, including boxing coach Peter Taylor, are confident of bringing charges against a chief suspect. Detectives believe the gun attack at Bray boxing…and more » More: continued here

Read More »

Bray boxing club shooting: Young woman arrested in connection with Bobby Messett murder at Pete Taylor’s boxing club – Irish Mirror

Irish Mirror Bray boxing club shooting: Young woman arrested in connection with Bobby Messett murder at Pete Taylor's boxing clubIrish MirrorA young woman has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting at Pete Taylor's boxing club last June. Innocent dad-of-four Bobby Messett was blasted to death after a gunman burst through the door of Bray Boxing Club on June …

Read More »

Yordenis Ugas dominates Cesar Barrionuevo, earns shot at WBC welterweight title – ESPN

ESPN Yordenis Ugas dominates Cesar Barrionuevo, earns shot at WBC welterweight titleESPNNEW YORK — Welterweight contender Yordenis Ugas won his eighth fight in a row and earned a mandatory world title opportunity as he easily outpointed Cesar Barrionuevo in a dreadful fight on Saturday night in the co-feature of the Shawn Porter-Danny …Ugas dominates Barrionuevo; Kownacki edges MartinFight Newsall 10 news …

Read More »

Shawn Porter beats Danny Garcia by unanimous decision to win vacant WBC welterweight title – CBSSports.com

TechRadar Shawn Porter beats Danny Garcia by unanimous decision to win vacant WBC welterweight titleCBSSports.comIn a battle of former 147-pound champions, Porter did just that on Saturday by mixing an awkward storm of boxing and brawling to edge Garcia in a thrilling unanimous decision to claim the vacant WBC welterweight title in front of 15,038 fans at …How to watch …

Read More »

Boxing reforms announced today to make the sport safer after tragic death – Daily Telegraph

Daily Telegraph Boxing reforms announced today to make the sport safer after tragic deathDaily TelegraphBOXING referees and doctors will need to agree exactly what constitutes a “knockdown” and there will need to be extra medical equipment ringside under laws being unveiled today to stop a repeat of the tragic death of a 28-year-old father three years ago. More: continued here

Read More »

The 60 seconds that saved his boxing career: How Amir Khan’s survival instinct defied his heavy legs – The Independent

The Independent The 60 seconds that saved his boxing career: How Amir Khan's survival instinct defied his heavy legsThe IndependentKhan is now 32 in human years, considerably older in boxing years and the sight of him going down heavy, confused and wide-eyed in round two was the latest unnecessary reminder of a savage history everybody in the Khan business has …

Read More »

Former World Boxing Champ Sentenced for His Alleged Role in ‘Elite’ Criminal Enterprise – NBC New York

NBC New York Former World Boxing Champ Sentenced for His Alleged Role in 'Elite' Criminal EnterpriseNBC New YorkA former world boxing champion has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role as an enforcer for an “elite” criminal enterprise, according to federal authorities in New York. Avtandil Khurtsidze was sentenced after being convicted in June of one …and …

Read More »

Hansen happy to let Williams make boxing return – AOL Travel UK

AOL Travel UK Hansen happy to let Williams make boxing returnAOL Travel UKNew Zealand head coach Steve Hansen is happy to let Sonny Bill Williams return to the boxing ring later this year. The centre has a 7-0 professional record, including three knockouts, but has not fought since January 2015 when he won a unanimous points …Watch: Steve Hansen gives SBW's …

Read More »

BOXING/ Ioka wins comeback bout, Estrada triumphs at Superfly 3 – Asahi Shimbun

The Mainichi BOXING/ Ioka wins comeback bout, Estrada triumphs at Superfly 3Asahi ShimbunINGLEWOOD, Calif.–Kazuto Ioka got back on the road to a fourth world title with the win he craved in the arena that drew him out of retirement. Ioka returned to boxing with an impressive U.S. debut in a wide unanimous decision over McWilliams Arroyo …Ioka wins comeback bout, …

Read More »

Keith Thurman I’ll Bust Conor McGregor’s Ass … Boxing or MMA!!! – TMZ

TMZ Keith Thurman I'll Bust Conor McGregor's Ass … Boxing or MMA!!!TMZ"I'd beat Conor McGregor's ass, I'd beat his ass. He would've got knocked out. If he fought a real young welterweight … he would've got knocked out for the whole world to see." He's obviously referring to the boxing ring — but if you think Thurman … More: continued …

Read More »