Samil Sam Stops Bakhtov.

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Sinan 'Bull of the Bosporous' Samil Sam stopped his most recent opponent Dennis Bakhtov in the tenth round of a heavyweight attraction tonight in Kempten, Germany. Sam, who lost a highly publicized fight on HBO last year to Cuba's Juan Carlos Gomez has been trying to reassert himself in the …

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Showtime’s Friday Fights Coverage.

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DETROIT, Mich. (Nov. 19, 2004) – Troy Rowland got off the canvas to take a unanimous ten-round decision, scored 97-92 (twice) and 96-93, over Epifanio Mendoza Friday on “ShoBox: The New Generation.” In the welterweight co-feature from the Michigan State Fairgrounds in Detroit, Mich., Shamone Alvarez easily defeated Mohammed Kayongo …

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Diaz Stops Lacey in Four!

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One Punch Productions returned to the DoubleTree Westshore in Tampa on Friday night with “Ballroom Brawl!”. Headlining the action-packed card was Tampa’s own Carlos 'Bam Bam' Diaz (9-4-3, 7 KOs), 123.5 -pounds, squared off with former Mario Lacey (7-7-4, 6 KOs), 125-pounds. Lacey was a last minute replacement, accepting the …

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Rowland Claims Decision Over Mendoza.

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Middleweight Troy Rowland claimed a ten round decision tonight over power-punching opponent Epifanio Mendoza in his home state of Detroit Michigan. Rowland had to survive a knockdown administered by Mendoza in round seven but in the end he managed to outwork Mendoza over the ten round stretch and take the …

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DeLeon Stretches Gamboa in Four.

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Super bantamweight contender Daniel 'Ponce' De Leon scored himself a win tonight over Julio Gamboa and ensured that he remains on the cusp of a world title shot. De Leon knocked Gamboa out in the fourth round and moved his record to twenty-four wins with all but one of his …

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Hopkins-De La Hoya Announcement Soon.

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The major announcement once declared and then cancelled has been rescheduled concerning world middleweight champion Bernard Hopkins and Oscar de la Hoya. Golden Boy Promotions have released information indicating that the announcement will be made on Saturday, November 20th at Noon in the MGM Grand Hollywood Theater in Las Vegas, …

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UK Results.

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Tonight in the York Hall in Bethnal Green, London, England. British and Commonwealth heavyweight champion Matt skelton kept his hopes alive of a showdown with either future WBC title challenger Danny Williams or unbeaten former Olympian Audley Harrison in 2005. Skelton stopped former Williams victim Keith Long in eleven rounds. …

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Ruiz Seeking Heavyweight Tournament.

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BOSTON, Mass. (November 19, 2004) – After overcoming a bad call regarding a knockdown in the second round and being penalized a point in the fourth round (the first point reduction of his pro career and after being repeatedly and blatantly fouled by his opponent with no deductions by the …

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