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Official Weigh-in: Nico Hernandez 115 lbs. vs. Patrick Gutierrez 116 lbs.

Official Weigh-in: Nico Hernandez 115 lbs. vs. Patrick Gutierrez 116 lbs.

Main Event – Super Bantamweights — (6) – CBSSN Nico Hernandez (pro debut), Wichita, KS 115 lbs. Patrick Gutierrez (0-2, Las Vegas, NV 116 lbs.   Co-Feature — Featherweights (8) — CBSSN Tremaine Williams (9-0, 3 KOs), New Haven, CT

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Official Weights: Lucian Bute vs. Eleider Alvarez

Official Weights: Lucian Bute vs. Eleider Alvarez

OFFICIAL WEIGHTS WBC Silver Light Heavyweight Championship & Mandatory Title Eliminator (12 rounds)* Eleider Alvarez (21-0, 10 KOs), Champion, Montreal, Quebec, Canada via Colombia 174.6 lbs. Lucian Bute (32-3-1, 25 KOs), Challenger, Laval, Quebec, Canada via Romania 173.6 lbs. Vacant

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Real life “Rocky” moment at hand for  Las Vegas’ Patrick Gutierrez

Real life “Rocky” moment at hand for Las Vegas’ Patrick Gutierrez

MULVANE, Kansas (February 23, 2017) – Flyweight Patrick Gutierrez is going into his nationally-televised, main event showdown, March 25 in Kansas with high expectations against pro-debuting 2016 Olympic junior flyweight bronze medalist Nico Hernandez. Gutierrez is training hard in Las

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Vinnie Carita headlines April 1 & Matt Remillard returns to ring

Vinnie Carita headlines April 1 & Matt Remillard returns to ring

WORCESTER, Mass. (February 23, 2017) – Popular cruiserweight Vinnie “American Nightmare” Carita will headline the second installment of the “New England’s Future” series on Saturday night, April 1, at the Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts. “New England’s Future 2” is presented

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Rey Vargas battles Gavin McDonnell this Saturday afternoon for WBC Super Bantamweight title

Rey Vargas battles Gavin McDonnell this Saturday afternoon for WBC Super Bantamweight title

Las Vegas, NV.– Undefeated contender Rey Vargas and Gavin McDonnell will vie for the vacant WBC Super Bantamweight title this Saturday from the Ice Arena in Hull, England that will be streamed live on www.klowdtv.com The entire fight card can

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Lucian Bute: I am really, really confident going into this fight

Lucian Bute: I am really, really confident going into this fight

MONTREAL (February 21, 2017) – The “BUTE VS ALVAREZ” press conference was held today in Quebec City for this Friday night’s championship fight between undefeated World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver light heavyweight champion Eleider “Storm” Alvarez and former super middleweight

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Artur Beterbiev vs. Sullivan Barrera IBF Light Heavyweight elimination bout

Artur Beterbiev vs. Sullivan Barrera IBF Light Heavyweight elimination bout

MONTRÉAL (February 17, 2017)- It’s official: Montreal’s Artur Beterbiev (IBF #2 – 11-0-0, 11 KOs) will be in the most important fight of his career, against Cuban-born Sullivan Barrera (IBF #7 – 18-1-0, 13 KOs), for the mandatory challenger position

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Nico Hernandez’ pro debut March 25 in Kansas on CBS Sports Network

Nico Hernandez’ pro debut March 25 in Kansas on CBS Sports Network

MULVANE, Kansas (February 16, 2017) – 2016 Olympic junior flyweight bronze medalist Nico Hernandez will make his professional boxing debut at home on Saturday, March 25 (9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT) on CBS Sports Network. He will headline

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Lucian Bute vs. Eleider Alvarez Live on PPV in North America

Lucian Bute vs. Eleider Alvarez Live on PPV in North America

MONTREAL (February 14, 2017) – Undefeated World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver light heavyweight champion Eleider “Storm” Alvarez is on a mission to showcase his talent throughout the boxing world, February 24 against former world super middleweight champion Lucian Bute, to

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Flores’ strong performance against Felix Verdejo embodies spirit of Havoc Boxing

Flores’ strong performance against Felix Verdejo embodies spirit of Havoc Boxing

(L-R) — Roger Flores, Havoc Boxing CEO Rob Diaz, Oliver Flores, Norma Flores and Ray Campbell, Jr., Havoc Boxing’s Director of Operations NEW YORK CITY –  Nicaraguan lightweight Oliver “Trombita” Flores‘ strong performance this past Friday evening against undefeated, No. 1 rankedFelix “El

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