Burnett and Zhakiyanov friends turned foes

[ad_1] Oct 20, 2017 Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Ryan Burnett and Zhanat Zhakiyanov used to share the same gym, the same trainer and the same dreams. On Saturday, they will share […]

Jodie Esquibel's long, strange trip to the UFC

[ad_1] When Jodie Esquibel was announced as one of the strawweights competing for a spot in The Ultimate Fighter 23 competition in 2016, many pegged her as an early favorite to win the tournament. Then she lost a controversial split decision to Ashley Yoder, and everything came crashing down. “I win the show nine times […]

Fight Night Gdansk Card Update

[ad_1] The heavyweight bout between Anthony Hamilton vs. Adam Wieczorek previously scheduled for UFC FIGHT NIGHT: COWBOY vs. TILL on Saturday, Oct. 21, has been moved to a fight card in Sydney, Australia on Nov. 19.  Read the Full Article Here [ad_2] Source link

Ringside Seat: The complete guide to Gassiev-Wlodarczyk

[ad_1] The World Boxing Super Series has run smoothly to this point — no injuries or withdrawals — and the final four of the eight-man cruiserweight and super middleweight tournaments are nearly set. Where: Prudential Center in Newark, New JerseyWhen: SaturdayTV: DirecTV’s Audience Network, 10 p.m. ET The last of the four cruiserweight quarterfinal matches […]

N'Dam-Murata rematch headlines Top Rank on ESPN card

[ad_1] The middleweight world title rematch between Hassan N’Dam and Ryota Murata, whose first fight generated a storm of controversy, will air live on ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes on Sunday (ESPN2, ESPN 3, 7:15 a.m. ET) thanks to the long-term deal recently made between Top Rank and ESPN. On May 20 at Ariake Coliseum in […]

Corrales' junior lightweight world title stripped

[ad_1] Jezreel Corrales missed weight by more than 3 pounds on Friday afternoon, causing him to be stripped of his junior lightweight world title a day before he was due to defend it against Alberto Machado. Corrales and Machado will still meet Saturday in the main event of an HBO “Boxing After Dark” card (10:05 […]