Welterweight Boxing Newswire

Welterweight Boxing Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Welterweight Boxing.

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  1. Carlos Molina Hits Santo Domingo For Carlos Adames ClashRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Former IBF junior middleweight world champion Carlos Molina of Mexico has arrived in Santo Domingo, for this Saturday's showdown with undefeated Carlos Adames in the main event of a card being staged at Hotel Jaragua for the WBA Fedelatin welterweight title. Other than his pro debut, which was a four round decision win in Brooklyn, New York - Adames has knocked out his last ten opponents in four rounds or lress - including a two round destruction of the very exoeriuenced Jean Prada in February of this year.

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  2. Garcia Open to Staying at 140, Moving Up to 147 After BronerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boxing Scene

    Mikey Garcia has consistently stated since his fight against Adrien Broner was announced last month that he intends to return to lightweight for his next bout. As we get closer to their July 29 fight in Brooklyn, though, Garcia seems more open to remaining at 140 pounds after battling Broner .

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  3. After sparring with Conor McGregor, Paulie Malignaggi says...Read the original story

    Saturday | Sports Media 101

    Those thinking that Conor McGregor and his team of coaches are just winging it heading into his massive boxing match against Floyd Mayweather Jr. are mistaken, according to Paulie Malignaggi, McGregor's newest boxing sparring partner. Malignaggi said Friday night in an interview with ESPN's Brett Okamoto that pundits who might think McGregor is treating this as just a money grab are very wrong.

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  4. Broner vs. Garcia Approved By WBC For The "Diamond Title"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Boxing Scene

    The World Boxing Council has announced that Adrien Broner vs. Mikey Garcia has been sanctioned for the WBC Diamond title. Broner and Garcia will clash in a Showtime televised main event on Saturday, July 29, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

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  5. Conor McGregor's sparring session with Paulie Malignaggi was as extravagant as you would expectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Independent.ie

    Conor McGregor is stepping up his preparations ahead of his professional boxing debut against Floyd Mayweather on August 26. And the latest series of images shared by the Irishman on his social media feeds show that he's very much doing things his own way. Conor McGregor is stepping up his preparations ahead of his professional boxing debut against Floyd Mayweather on August 26. And the latest series of images shared by the Irishman on his social media feeds show that he's very much doing things his own way.

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  6. Golden Boy Prospects Eddie 'E-Boy' Gomez and Patrick Teixeira Return on Ali-Perez CardRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | Sports Media 101

    TOP GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS ' PROSPECTS EDDIE "E-BOY" GOMEZ, PATRICK TEIXEIRA, PABLO "THE SHARK" RUBIO, JR. AND MORE TO FIGHT ON ALI VS.

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  7. Broner: I Weighed 144 This Morning; I Could Weigh In TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Boxing Scene

    Broner said Thursday, though, that training has gone so well he could make 140 pounds this Friday if it were necessary. "I feel great," Broner said during a conference call Thursday.

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  8. Sadam Ali vs. Johan Perez - Undercard InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Boxing Scene

    Golden Boy Promotions is bringing the desert heat to Casino Del Sol with an undercard to open up the 10-round main event of Sadam "The World Kid" Ali versus Johan "El Terrible" Perez for the vacant WBA International Welterweight title. The July 29th action of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN will be aired on ESPN Deportes and ESPN2 beginning at midnight/ 9:00 p.m. PT.

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  9. Garcia: Win and I want LinaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Sky Sports

    Sky Sports expects Adrien Broner against Mikey Garcia - to be shown live on Sky Sports - to be one of the fights of the year Mikey Garcia says he will go back down to lightweight for a unification fight with Jorge Linares once he's dealt with Adrien Broner. The fight is up at super-lightweight with no belt on the line and although he is expecting Broner to be the toughest test of his career, the WBC lightweight champion admits his goal is to go back down to face Linares, the WBC Diamond and WBA champion at 135lbs.

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  10. Why you should never write off Conor McGregorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | NEWS.com.au

    FORMER boxing world champion Paulie Malignaggi was like everyone else when he heard Floyd Mayweather had signed to fight UFC champion Conor McGregor. Malignaggi gave McGregor absolutely no chance, but having followed the two on their four-part world press tour, the welterweight has changed his tune.

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  11. Charlo-Lubin, Hurd-Trout Show in Works for September 30thRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Boxing Scene

    BoxingScene.com has learned that the Jermell Charlo-Erickson Lubin super welterweight title fight likely will be scheduled for September 30. Charlo's second defense of the WBC 154-pound championship against the unbeaten Lubin, his mandatory challenger, is expected to be packaged for television with another 154-pound title bout between IBF champion Jarrett Hurd and Austin Trout. A site for those fights hasn't been determined, but both bouts probably will be televised by Showtime as part of at least a doubleheader, perhaps a tripleheader.

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  12. Amir Khan has 'glass' chin shattered to smithereens by Canelo ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Daily Star

    Brit Khan travelled to Las Vegas for the lucrative showdown, jumping up two weight classes from his natural welterweight division in order to take the fight. But Alvarez, a stocky ring technician with brutal punching power, proved a class above during the bruising encounter for the Olympic silver medallist.

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  13. Billy Joe Saunders gives up gypsy lifestyle by DEMOLISHING car...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Daily Star

    The WBO middleweight king screamed "I don't want to be a gypsy anymore" before piling into the shoddy shed full tilt on a huge piece of machinery. It crumpled like a deck of cards under the force of the blast as Saunders again shouted that he was leaving the gypsy life behind.

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  14. Eyubov vs. Fredrickson Added To Adler-Shields ShoBox CardRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Boxing Scene

    Junior welterweight knockout artist Bakhtiyar "Bakha Bullet" Eyubov will face fellow undefeated prospect Sonny "Pretty Boi" Fredrickson in a 10-round ShoBox: The New Generation co-featured bout Friday, Aug. 4 live on SHOWTIME from MGM Grand Detroit. The match-up will serve as the chief supporting bout of Salita Promotions' "BATTLE OF THE BEST" a women's 10-round super middleweight unification between two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa "T-Rex" Shields and WBC Super Middleweight World Champion Nikki Adler .

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  15. Yavni Yildirim To Help Canelo Alvarez Prepare For GolovkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Boxing Scene

    World Boxing Super Series super middleweight participant Yavni Yildirim will first prepare for his upcoming tournament fight against Chris Eubank Jr. in San Diego, as a sparring partner against Canelo Alvarez, who is preparing to challenge WBA, IBO, WBC, IBF middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin on September 16th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. And then Yildirim will work in Miami where former world champion Antonio Tarver takes over to teach "The Robot" the finer points of the game, reports BILD.

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  16. Career Definers: These Boxers Will Always Be Identified With These BoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Sweet Science

    Most boxers have that one fights that define their careers. Of course none can top Buster Douglas when it comes to that one fight that was the diamond sparkling in the sand.

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  17. Porter: Pressure is on Danny Garcia if WBC Orders The FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Boxing Scene

    Shawn Porter is waiting to see if the World Boxing Council will order him to take part in a showdown for the interim-WBC welterweight world title. WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman told ESPN Deportes that he's going to order an interim-title fight because the current champion Keith Thurman is unlikely to return to the ring until the early part of 2018.

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  18. Jarrell Miller Warns: Soon I'm Coming For Anthony JoshuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Boxing Scene

    But first, Miller have to defeat once-beaten Gerald Washington at the Barclays Center Brooklyn, New York on July 29. The fight is part of the Showtime televised undercard to the junior welterweight battle between Adrien Broner and Mikey Garcia. Miller has knocked out seven opponents in a row and plans to continue that streak against Washington, who suffered his first career defeat earlier this year when he was stopped by WBC heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder.

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  19. John Vera Continues His Run With Tough Decision WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Boxing Scene

    Junior middleweight contender John Vera won a hard-fought 10 round majority decision over Daniel Rosario Saturday night at the Wild Horse Pass Hotel and Casino in Chandler, Arizona. Vera successfully defended his regional title belt and improves to 17-0, with 10 by way of knockout.

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  20. Spence: Crawford clash likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Sky Sports

    Errol Spence Jr would welcome a fight with fellow American Terence Crawford and believes a welterweight clash is likely to happen down the line. Fellow unbeaten star Crawford is currently preparing to take on Namibian Julius Indongo in a battle to become the undisputed king at super-lightweight on August 19, live on Sky Sports.

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