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Claressa Shields Dominates to Win WBC Silver Belt, Sets Detroit Brawl Gate Record; Has Sights on World Championship Next

Claressa Shields Dominates to Win WBC Silver Belt, Sets Detroit Brawl Gate Record; Has Sights on World Championship Next

Photos by Boy Ryder In just her first eight-round fight, Claressa “T-Rex” Shields scored a spectacular unanimous decision victory last Friday, June 16, at the Masonic Temple in Detroit to win the WBC Silver Super Middleweight Title.    Shields (3-0,

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Official Weigh-in: Claressa Shields 162.4 vs Sydney LeBlanc 164

Official Weigh-in: Claressa Shields 162.4 vs Sydney LeBlanc 164

Claressa Shields 162.4 vs Sydney LeBlanc 164 Alexey Zubov 197.4 vs Demetrius Banks 195.4 Jarico O’Quinn 117 vs David Martino TBD Bakhtiyar Eyubov 147.8 vs Cesar Soriano 150 Serdar Hudayberdiyev 159.8 vs Antonio Urista 154.6 Dimash Niyazov 137.8 vs Ramon

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Sydney LeBlanc Steps in to Face Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields for WBC Silver Super Middleweight Championship at Detroit Brawl

Sydney LeBlanc Steps in to Face Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields for WBC Silver Super Middleweight Championship at Detroit Brawl

Sydney “Ginger the Ninja” LeBlanc is stepping in on three days’ notice to face Women’s NABF Middleweight Champion, Claressa “T-Rex” Shields of Flint, Michigan, in the eight-round main event of Salita Promotions’ “Detroit Brawl” this Friday, June 16, 2017, at

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Featherweight Jorge ‘Pilón’ Lara returns from long layoff

Featherweight Jorge ‘Pilón’ Lara returns from long layoff

KO punching featherweight contender looking for big fights Back to 100% after a year of recovering from a hand injury, and a botched robbery that resulted in him being shot, power-punching Mexican featherweight contender Jorge “Pilón” Lara is back and

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Samuel Clarkson in ‘the shape of his life’ for title challenge against Dmitry Bivol april 14 live on Showtime® from MGM National Harbor in Maryland

Samuel Clarkson in ‘the shape of his life’ for title challenge against Dmitry Bivol april 14 live on Showtime® from MGM National Harbor in Maryland

NEW YORK – Light heavyweight title challenger Samuel Clarksonsays he’s in the shape of his life for his shot at Interim WBA Light Heavyweight TitlistDmitry Bivol on Friday, April 14, live on SHOWTIME.   Clarkson (19-3, 12 KOs) will face

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Rahman jr. ready to begin his own heavyweight legacy at Skylands ECC on Thursday, March 23

Rahman jr. ready to begin his own heavyweight legacy at Skylands ECC on Thursday, March 23

Having grown up the son of a former undisputed and two-time World Heavyweight Champion, Hasim Rahman Jr., doesn’t mind that the world will be watching from the beginning of his professional boxing career. “This isn’t new,” explained Rahman. “I’m so

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Kender Halili to headline at Skylands Ecc in Randolph, New Jersey, on Thursday, March 23

Kender Halili to headline at Skylands Ecc in Randolph, New Jersey, on Thursday, March 23

On Thursday, March 23, 2017, Greg Cohen Promotions will proudly present SUPER BRAWL® III, a night of world-class professional boxing at the Skylands Event & Conference Center (ECC) in Randolph, New Jersey. Presented in association with David Schuster’s Winner Take

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Quadrupleheader announced for Salita Promotions’ “Detroit City Gold” boxing event on Friday, March 1

Quadrupleheader announced for Salita Promotions’ “Detroit City Gold” boxing event on Friday, March 1

DETROIT (Feb. 15, 2017) – Six prospects will round out the ShoBox: The New Generation televised bouts for Salita Promotions’ “Detroit City Gold” on Friday, March 10, at MGM Grand Detroit, live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/PT). In addition to

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Caribe Promotions and Warriors Boxing Announce Co-Promotional Agreement with Yunier Dorticos

Caribe Promotions and Warriors Boxing Announce Co-Promotional Agreement with Yunier Dorticos

Warriors Boxing and Caribe Promotions proudly announce they have teamed up to sign Miami via Cuba’s interim WBA World Cruiserweight Champion, Cuba’s Yunier Dorticos, to a co-promotional agreement. The power-punching Dorticos (21-0, 20 KOs), originally from Cienfuego, Cuba, won his

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Brant Stops Hloros with Body Shot and Defends WBA-NABA Championship in Hinckley

Brant Stops Hloros with Body Shot and Defends WBA-NABA Championship in Hinckley

On Friday, January 20, in front of a standing-room-only crowd of 3000+ at the Grand Casino’s Events & Convention Center in Hinckley, Minnesota, WBA #3-, IBF #13- and WBO #5-rated middleweight contender Rob “Bravo” Brant stayed busy and defended his

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