OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN -
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
Judah vs. Malignaggi is a 12-round fight for the NABF Welterweight
title taking place on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 at Barclays Center in
Brooklyn, New York. The event is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions in
association with Super Judah Promotions and sponsored by Corona, AT&T,
Grudge Match and Casamigos Tequila. In the co-featured bout, Devon
Alexander puts his IBF welterweight title on the line in a 12-round bout
against Shawn Porter, Erislandy Lara defends his interim WBA Super
Welterweight title in a 12-round fight against Austin Trout and Sakio Bika
defends his WBC Super Middleweight title against Anthony Dirrell in a
12-round bout. The SHOWTIME telecast begins at 8:00 p.m. ET/ 5:00 p.m. PT
immediately following ALL ACCESS: Broner vs. Maidana which begins at 7:30
p.m. ET/ 4:30 p.m. PT. The telecast will be available in Spanish via
secondary audio programming (SAP).
Floyd Mayweather's Next Fight?
Floyd Mayweather has yet to officially announce the opponent for his next fight. Rumors are circulating, though, that the undefeated boxer has already decided who he’ll face in 2014.
Chris Mannix of Sports Illustrated has been
told that a Floyd Mayweather vs. Amir Khan bout is a “done deal.” Nothing
has been confirmed, but an announcement could come next week.
Khan won’t say that the fight is a done
deal. He has, however, expressed supreme confidence if the bout does take
There has been speculation that Garcia could fight Mayweather in the near future. Timothy Bradley has also been put on the list of potential opponents.
IBF World Middleweight Title:
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J’Leon Love 167 vs. LaJuan Simon 168
Venue: Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, WA
Mia St. John & Sugar Ray Leonard
By Michele Chong
Here's a special
announcement for "Boxing in Las Vegas" readers!
Unbeaten junior lightweight prospects Joel
Diaz, Jr. (13-0, 11 KOs) and Wanzell Ellison (9-0-1, 5 KOs) headline "Big
Apple Boxing," presented by 50 Cent's SMS Promotions, on Friday night,
December 20 at Resorts World Casino NYC in Jamaica, Queens, New York.
FIGHTERS SPEAK OUT ON CONFERENCE CALL
Thank you, everybody, for joining us today. We're very excited to have the main event of Danger Zone on the phone with us, both Adrien Broner and Marcos Maidana. I'm going to turn it right over at this time to Richard Schaefer, Chief Executive Officer of Golden Boy Promotions. Richard?
TODAY, Thursday, December 5, at 6:30 pm, the official public weigh-in will be held for "World Championship Boxing: Wlodarczyk vs. Fragomeni 3", the WBC World Cruiserweight Championship fight being held this Friday, December 6 at UIC Pavilion in Chicago.
Fans and media alike are invited to attend, as WBC World Cruiserweight Champion Krzysztof "Diablo" Wlodarczyk and challenger Giacobbe Fragomeni, plus "Chicago's Polish Prince" Andrzej Fonfara and his opponent, Colombian KO artist Samuel Miller will join all the undercard fighters for their turns on the scale to officially weigh-in.
The WBC has announced the officials for "World Championship Boxing: Wlodarczyk vs. Fragomeni 3" this Friday night (December 6) at UIC Pavilion in Chicago.
Referee Rocky Burke and Judges Nathan Palmer, Mauro DiFiore and Bill Lerch will be in charge during the 12-round main event when WBC World Cruiserweight Champion Krzysztof "Diablo" Wlodarczyk (48-2-1, 34 KOs) of Warsaw, Poland, attempts to make the sixth defense of his title and complete an epic trilogy of fights with Milan, Italy's former WBC Cruiserweight Champion Giacobbe "Gabibbo" Fragomeni (31-3-2, 12 KOs).
Manny Pacquiao is seeking an amicable settlement of his P2.2-billion tax
Quotes from Final Press Conference Held For "World
All Fighters Respectful and Ready for World Championship Boxing Event This Friday in Chicago
The final press conference for "World Championship Boxing: Wlodarczyk vs. Fragomeni 3" was held on Wednesday (December 4), night at Output Lounge Sports Bar in Chicago and all the combatants were respectful and confident ahead of their respective showdowns this Friday night at UIC Pavilion in Chicago.
WBC World Cruiserweight Champion Krzysztof "Diablo" Wlodarczyk and challenger Giacobbe Fragomeni, plus "Chicago's Polish Prince" Andrzej Fonfara and his opponent, Colombian KO artist Samuel Miller were joined on the dais by promoters and undercard fighters in a well-attended final word from all involved
JERMALL CHARLO VS. JOSEPH DE LOS SANTOS, JOSEPH DIAZ JR. VS. CARLOS RODRIGUEZ, ERROL SPENCE JR. VS. NOE BOLANOS ADDED TO DEC. 13 GOLDEN BOY LIVE! FOX SPORTS 1 AND FOX DEPORTES BROADCAST
HEAVYWEIGHT CONTENDER CHRIS "THE NIGHTMARE" ARREOLA TO MEET AND GREET FANS AT FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO
The final Golden Boy Live! event of 2013 on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes will be one to remember, as a trio of spectacular matchups have been added to the televised portion of the Friday, Dec. 13 card at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif.
Already featuring "Riverside Rocky" Josesito Lopez against "Mighty" Mike Arnaoutis in the main event and Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas facing Jerry "The Corpus Christi Kid" Belmontes as the co-main bout, boxing fans in the venue and watching live on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes will also see three more televised bouts, with unbeaten junior middleweight Jermall Charlo taking on Joseph De Los Santos, 2012 U.S. Olympian Joseph "JoJo" Diaz Jr. meeting Mexico's Carlos Rodriguez in a junior featherweight battle and Diaz' Olympic teammate Errol Spence Jr. putting his perfect professional record on the line against Noe Bolanos in junior middleweight action. All three bouts are scheduled for eight rounds.
This Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York,
undefeated Jr. Middleweight Julian Williams will be back in action when he
takes on battle tested veteran Orlando Lora (29-4-2, 19 KO’s) in a ten
round bout that will be part of a championship night of boxing that will
be highlighted by the “Battle of Brooklyn” that will feature former
two-division world champions Zab Judah and Paulie Malignaggi.
"World Series of Fighting 8: Gaethje vs. Cavalcante" Set for January 18 at Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida
Tickets for the event, which features company's inaugural lightweight title fight, on sale Friday at 10 a.m. ET
"World Series of Fighting" (WSOF) returns to the Sunshine State as "World Series of Fighting 8: Gaethje vs. Cavalcante," hits the ring January 18, 2014 at Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. Tickets, which start at just $33, go on sale at Ticketmaster.com this Friday, December 6, at 10 a.m. (EST).
In the night's headlining contest, undefeated contender Justin Gaethje (10-0) meets Brazilian veteran Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante (18-7-1) for the right to be called "World Series of Fighting's" inaugural lightweight champion.
The co-feature sees light-heavyweight sluggers Anthony "Rumble" Johnson (15-4) and Mike "MAK" Kyle (20-10-1) clash in a rescheduled matchup that seems sure to produce fireworks.
The night's four-fight main card airs live on NBCSN at 9 p.m. (EST)/6 p.m. (PST).
Tickets cost $33, $63, $103, $143 and $243, all seats are
reserved and available to purchase at Ticketmaster outlets online at
ticketmaster.com or charge by
phone: 1-800-745-3000. *Additional fees may apply.