11:18 am April 4, 2014 | No Comment
The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame will hold its first event of 2014, a fund-raising entitled “Party With Boxing’s Legends” on next Friday in the beautiful Havana Room at The New Tropicana Las Vegas. The event, designed to bring the boxing community together, starts at 8 p.m. local time with tickets priced at $35 pre-sale more »
1:01 pm March 25, 2014 | No Comment
Recently, the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame (NVBHOF) listed its 2014 class of inductees, the second iteration following last year’s inaugural induction which was deemed a huge success. Headlined by heavyweight greats “Big” George Foreman and Evander “The Real Deal” Holyfield, the star-studded list honors the careers of some of the greatest fighters to ever more »
8:17 am February 24, 2014 | No Comment
After previously defeating his first three opponents all by decision, former two-time Olympic gold medalist Zou Shiming (4-0- 1) of China scored the very first knockout victory of his career over Thailand’s Yokthong Kokietgym (15-4-11) before a jam-packed crowd at the Cota Arena in the Chinese autonomous territory of Macau on Saturday.
3:00 pm February 21, 2014 | No Comment
Earlier on Friday the fighters stepped on the scales to make weight as Top Rank Boxing returns to the Venetian Hotel and Casino in Macau, Feb. 22, for Ring of Gold, a fight card headlined by a flyweight match between Olympic gold medallist, rising star Zou Shiming (3-0-0) and Thai contender Yokthong Kokietgym (15-3-11). Shiming more »
9:20 am February 13, 2014 | No Comment
Out of these promotions, the Singapore-based ONE Fighting Championship (ONE FC) stands out in Indonesia as the only promotion that has successfully held a live show in Indonesia with Indonesian fighters on their roster, and they just announced their most recent signing: Indonesia’s number one ranked MMA fighter, Fransino Tirta.
1:42 pm February 7, 2014 | No Comment
Shiming, a former Olympic gold medallist in 2012 and three-time Olympic medal winner overall, is China’s biggest boxing draw. In a region where the boxing market which has essentially been untapped, having a hometown hero to root for in events broadcast around the world certainly helps to raise the profile of the sport.
10:00 am January 24, 2014 | No Comment
Violence, murders, the disappearance of activists, oppression against minorities and other human rights issues will be in the spotlight when activists, public figures and youth groups participate in a road-running event in Jakarta to commemorate cases of rights violations in the country, many of which still remain unsolved.
1:00 pm January 22, 2014 | No Comment
ONE Fighting Championship returns to Malaysia for another blockbuster event on March 14 at the iconic Stadium Negara. The main event will crown ONE FC’s first Welterweight World Champion when Nobutatsu Suzuki and Brock Larson clash inside the ONE FC cage.
4:30 pm December 23, 2013 | No Comment
Boxing careers are long and winding, with many ups and downs, moments of distress and that of triumph accentuated by days and nights of hard training which seem to last forever, countless ring wars and infinite memories. There are moments where the road to victory seems treacherous, when support is paramount to success. Inevitably, a more »