Super Middleweight Boxing Newswire

Super Middleweight Boxing Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Super Middleweight Boxing.

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  1. Wilder vs. Ortiz Update: Another Title Fight Added To CardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boxing Scene

    The undercard for the heavyweight world title showdown between Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz set for Saturday, March 3, from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING, will now feature an outstanding 10-round women's world title clash between Long Island's Alicia "The Empress" Napoleon and undefeated Femke Hermans , of Londerzeel, Belgium, for the vacant WBA Women's Super Middleweight World Title. "I'm thrilled to be fighting at Barclays Center for this world title," said Napoleon.

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  2. Garcia-Rios Peaked at 558K Viewers, Averaged 516K on ShowtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boxing Scene

    The ratings for Showtime's second "Showtime Championship Boxing" broadcast of 2018 weren't as high as the ratings generated by its first telecast of this year. According to ratings released Wednesday by Nielsen Media Research, the main event of the premium-cable channel's tripleheader Saturday night, Danny Garcia's ninth-round stoppage of Brandon Rios, peaked at 558,000 viewers.

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  3. Ortiz-Alexander Peaked at 1.53M Viewers, Averaged 1.13M on FOXRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boxing Scene

    The controversial draw between Devon Alexander and Victor Ortiz was by far the most-watched televised boxing match in the United States over the weekend. According to ratings released Wednesday by Nielsen Media Research, their 12-round majority draw, which FOX aired as the main event of a three-bout broadcast Saturday night, attracted a peak audience of 1,530,000.

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  4. Itoje, Eubank Jr up for BEDSA awardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Maro Itoje and Chris Eubank Jr are among those nominated at this year's British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards . The awards, organised by the group Sporting Equals, celebrate ethnic diversity in both elite and grassroots sport, including honouring community groups and volunteers who work in sport.

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  5. Holzken: I'm Here To Take Over The World Boxing Super SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Nieky Holzken plans to gatecrash the World Boxing Super Series and secure his spot in the final when he faces the tournament's number two seed Callum Smith on Saturday at the Arena Nrnberger Versicherung in Nuremberg, Germany. The undefeated Dutch super middleweight and former world kickboxing champion joins the quest for the Ali Trophy at the semi-final stage following the withdrawal of veteran German fighter Juergen Braehmer through illness.

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  6. Chris Eubank Jr ripped for message to Man Utd's Jesse Lingard before...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Both his performance and the impact of his famous dad in the corner with him came under scrutiny following the result. But the former IBO super-middleweight champion was extremely confident when he met Red Devils stars ahead of the bout.

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  7. After winning pro debut, Linden boxer Joey Spencer says 'big things coming'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Pro boxer Joey Spencer of Linden plans to fight again April 7 after winning his pro debut Saturday, Feb. 17 in Las Vegas.( "I just got out of the ring and they said, 'Do you want April 7?' and I said of course," said Spencer, the 17-year-old boxer from Linden who made his pro debut Saturday with a second-round TKO over Mexico's Uriel Gonzalez in a super middleweight bout at the Mandaly Bay in Las Vegas. Spencer returned home to Michigan Monday for two weeks to get some rest before heading back to Northern California to prepare for his next fight April 7 in Pennsylvania against an opponent yet to be determined.

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  8. Martin Murray confident of beating Billy Joe SaundersRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Big-hearted Sterling surprises blindfolded sister with a 'little gift' after splashing out on new house for her 27th birthday Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal set for transfer scramble as Lazio target De Vrij confirms he will leave on free transfer Joshua could make US debut against Miller in August with Hearn claiming Wilder clash remains unlikely while WBC king lives on 'Fantasy Island' Conte insists he will honour Chelsea contract until 2019 - but reveals he has his bags packed should he be axed TACTICS SPECIAL: From 4-2-3-1 or 4-3-3 to Pogba's best role and whether Bailly returns, the key decisions facing Mourinho ahead of Sevilla clash Willian the great! Chelsea star delivered his finest display on the big stagea after years of being in and out of the team, he is finally proving key to Conte Chelsea so close to beating Barca as Messi pounces on error for late equaliser after ... (more)

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  9. Warren: Eubank is Domestic Level, How About Groves-Saunders?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    A VALUABLE LESSON played out in Manchester on Saturday night for any young boxers who believe or are encouraged to believe that they know it all. George Groves has operated at the top end of the world super middleweight division for some considerable time now, enduring a number of numbing lows before savouring the high of becoming a world champion.

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  10. Photos: Callum Smith, Nieky Holzken - Go Face To Face at WorkoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boxing Scene

    Callum Smith and Nieky Holzken faced off for the first time at a media workout before their Trophy Semi-Final on Saturday at the Arena Nrnberger Versicherung. "I am stepping up to meet one of the big guys in the super middleweight division," said Holzken at the public workout.

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  11. Holzken Warns Callum Smith: Be Ready, I'm Coming To Beat YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boxing Scene

    Undefeated Dutch super middleweight Nieky Holzken replaces Juergen Braehmer as Callum Smith's Ali Trophy opponent after the German veteran was forced to withdraw from Saturday's semi-final showdown in Nuremberg. Braehmer has been suffering from influenza and yesterday revealed he would be unable to compete against Smith at the Arena Nrnberger Versicherung.

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  12. Callum Smith vs. Nieky Holzken in Play For WBSS ClashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boxing Scene

    As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, Juergen Braehmer has withdrawn from Saturday's semi-final bout with Callum Smith . Braehmer has been battling a bad illness for several days.

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  13. Callum Smith To Fight New Opponent, Braehmer WithdrawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boxing Scene

    Things took an unexpected turn in the World Boxing Super Series super middleweight tournament, as BoxingScene.com has received confirmation that Juergen Braehmer has withdrawn from Saturday's semi-final bout with Callum Smith . The withdrawal was first reported by boxen1.com in Germany.

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  14. Nieky Holzken gets late-notice World Boxing Super Series semifinal boutRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    An unexpected turn of events has hit the World Boxing Super Series super-middleweight semifinals, and now a kickboxing standout has a chance at becoming tournament champion. Germany's Juergen Braehmer withdrew from this Saturday's fight vs. Englishman Callum Smith , citing a "feverish infection" that will leave him unable to compete in front of his home fans in Nuremburg.

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  15. Granat To Train at Kronk With Banks, Tony Yoka Back on April 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boxing Scene

    Swedish heavyweight Adrian Granat heads to Detroit and the Kronk Gym to train with Johnathon Banks ahead of the fight for the vacant EU title against Otto Wallin announced for April 21 in Sundsvall , writes Sydsvenskan. Also on the bill is a light heavyweight fight between Sven Fornling, 13-1 and reigning IBF Baltic and Swedish champ, against newly crowned Czech champ Karel Horejsek, 11-7-1.

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  16. Danny Garcia vs. Brandon RiosRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Danny Garcia scored a thrilling 9th round TKO over Brandon Rios in their welterweight elimination bout at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. In addition, David Benavidez retained his WBC super middleweight title with a unanimous decision over Ronald Gavril and Yordenis Ugas stopped Ray Robinson with a flurry of punches to score a 7th round TKO.

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  17. Groves confident of shoulder injury recovery, Virus rules Braehmer out of Smith boutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Iol.co.za

    George Groves vowed to be fit for May's World Boxing Super Series final despite dislocating his shoulder in Saturday's semi-final victory over Chris Eubank Jr. "I'm a fast healer. I broke my jaw in May and I was back training soon after.

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  18. Chris Eubank Jr's loss to George Groves shows he has No Respect for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Star

    And while criticism has understandably been levelled at his performance the impact of his dad being in the corner has also come under question. The iconic boxer is heavily involved in his son's career and helps out in training, although Eubank Jr famously chooses to train himself.

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  19. Lucas Browne: I Want a Good, Bloody Fight Against WhyteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boxing Scene

    Although Australia's Lucas Browne refers to his March 24 fight against WBC Silver heavyweight titlist Dillian Whyte at the O2 Arena in London as the 'Road to redemption' it also has some very practical connotations for the 38-year-old. A win over Chisora, ranked 1, 7, 4, and 4 with the WBC, WBA, IBF and WBO respectively, would bring Browne into contention for a world title shot and wipe away some of the pain he felt when being stripped of the WBA's Regular title due to a failed drugs test for the banned fat burner clenbuterol in 2016 following a win over Ruslan Chagaev in Grozny, Russia.

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  20. Callum Smith to fight Nieky Holzken after Juergen Braehmer withdrawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Watford Observer

    Callum Smith will fight Dutchman Nieky Holzken in Saturday's World Boxing Super Series semi-final after the withdrawal through illness of Juergen Braehmer. The 39-year-old Braehmer, of Germany and a former light-heavyweight world champion, has been struggling with influenza and therefore cannot fight for a place in the super-middleweight competition's final, scheduled for London's O2 Arena in June.

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