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Valdez takes out Velez, now ready for Berchelt

Former WBO featherweight world champion Oscar Valdez scored a 10th round stoppage victory over Jayson Velez to stay unbeaten and now he looks ahead to a fight with WBC super featherweight champion Miguel Berchelt later this year. After the fight with Velez he talks about how he stayed patient and what may be in store […]

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Takam beats Forrest by decision

For Carlos Takam, it was an opportunity to be in a main event on a televised card in short notice. He accepted it and made the most out of that opportunity. Takam defeated Jerry Forrest by unanimous decision to improve his record to 39-5-1. He got scores of 96-94, 97-93, and 98-92 over Forrest, who […]

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Taylor-Persoon rematch now official

VIA PRESS RELEASE The biggest rematch in the history of women’s boxing has been confirmed for Matchroom Fight Camp as Katie Taylor defends her WBC, WBA, IBF, WBO and Ring Magazine Lightweight World Titles against Delfine Persoon on Saturday August 22, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Taylor (15-0, 6 KOs) completed her fairy-tale journey from Olympic Gold to Undisputed Lightweight World […]

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Matchroom Boxing announces card in Tulsa

VIA PRESS RELEASE Julio Cesar Martinez will defend his WBC World Flyweight title against #1 ranked McWilliams Arroyo as Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing USA return to action in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Saturday August 15, exclusively live on DAZN in the US.  Martinez (16-1 12 KOs) makes the second defense of his crown against Arroyo, in a main event […]

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Julio Cesar Martinez would love to fight in Mexico

VIA PRESS RELEASE Julio Cesar Martinez says he would love to box in Mexico as a World champion as he plots his future in the latest episode of ‘Peleamundo’. Martinez (16-1 12 KOs) has seen his stock rise dramatically over the last year, with a win over Andrew Selby in March in Mexico followed by […]

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Oscar Valdez prepares for showdown with Miguel Berchelt

VIA PRESS RELEASE Former featherweight world champion Oscar Valdez has one name on the brain when boxing resumes following the COVID-19 pandemic: WBC super featherweight world champion Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt. Valdez moved up in weight last November, rising from a second-round knockdown to knock out last-minute replacement Adam Lopez.  Valdez (27-0, 21 KOs) is riding out the pandemic at […]

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Estrada seeks revenge against Chocolatito

VIA PRESS RELEASE Juan Francisco Estrada and Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez are hunting a blockbuster unification rematch – and Estrada told Gonzalez in the first ever episode of ‘Peleamundo’, premiering this Sunday on Matchroom Boxing’s YouTube channel, that he is confident of settling the score if the pair can meet again. Estrada (40-3 27 KOs) and Gonzalez (49-2 41 […]

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Joshua-Pulev postponed

An announcement was made earlier today that the unified heavyweight title fight between Anthony Joshua and Kubrat Pulev which was scheduled to happen on June 20th at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium has been postponed. A new date for the event promoted by Matchroom Boxing and 258 Management in association with Top Rank and Epic Sports Entertainment […]

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