DiBella To Appeal Navarro Loss.

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Former head of HBO boxing and current independent promoter Lou DiBella was scathing about his fighter Jose Navarro's loss in a WBC title fight in Japan at the beginning of this month. Navarro lost a disputed decision to Japan's Katsushige Kawashima, it was Navarro's first loss. The decision was all …

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Benny Ricardo at NATPE.

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"Guilty Fight Night" series color analyst Benny Ricardo will represent Guilty Productions at the 2005 NATPE Conference and Exhibition, January 25-27, at Mandalay Bay Resort and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ricardo will sign autographs and pose for pictures at Guilty Productionsâ„¢ exhibit (Booth #1515 on floor) Wednesday, Jan. …

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Corley Next For Cotto.

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Puerto Rico's WBO light welterweight champion Miguel Cotto will make the next defense of his title against the former holder of that same title, DeMarcus "Chop Chop" Corley. Cotto last appeared on the undercard of the Klitschko-Williams heavyweight title fight when he beat former world champion Randall Bailey in six …

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“Shobox” Weigh-in Results.

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Christopher “The Mechanic” Smith will attempt to dismantle David Estrada in an International Boxing Federation (IBF) elimination bout for the No. 2 ranking Friday, Jan. 21, on the SHOWTIME boxing series, “ShoBox: The New Generation.” In the ten-round co-feature, unbeaten junior middleweight contender Sechew “Iron Horse” Powell will make his …

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Montreal Star Signings.

Boxing News

Three significant professional signings occured in Montreal recently. Three very promising amateur stars signed professional contracts respectively for Quebec's major promotional firms, Interbox and GYM (Group Yvon Michel). Former Interbox chief Yvon Michel began GYM, his own promotional outfit due to the financial difficulties that beset Interbox towards the end …

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“Iron Boy” Returns in February.

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WBO minimumweight champion of the world Ivan "Iron Boy" Calderon of Puerto Rico will return to action next month for the first time since his thorouh drubbing of recent challenger Carlos Fajardo. On the undercard of Barrera-Morales III, Calderon was completely dominant over Fajardo in making the latest defense of …

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Williams Facing Prison?

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Light welterweight Ricardo Williams Jr. looked set to be back in the ring facing an undisclosed opponent in February of this year. Now it looks like the former Olympian will be facing a very recognizable foe: Prison. Williams' career looked very promising at one point, he was a star of …

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