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Intentional headbutts lead to DQ victory for Herring

WBO super featherweight champion Jamel “Semper Fi” Herring was waiting for months to have his fight against Jonathan Oquendo after having it pushed back twice due to positive COVID-19 tests. On Saturday night, the champion tried to have an impressive performance and gain momentum towards a fight with Carl Frampton. Oquendo’s tactics prevented that from […]

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Third time the charm? Herring is eager for his title defense

It has been a crazy few months for the WBO super featherweight champion. Jamel Herring will be defending his title against Jonathan Oquendo on Saturday and he has gone through a few obstacles to get to this point. The fight was originally scheduled in June but before Herring reached Las Vegas, he tested positive for […]

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Ramirez slips by Postol to retain titles

It took some work over the course of twelve rounds, but the champion from Avenal California got through it. Jose Carlos Ramirez retained the WBC and WBO super lightweight titles with a majority decision win over former WBC champion Viktor Postol with scores of 114-114, 115-113 and 116-112. Ramirez is now 26-0 and Postol falls […]

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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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Pedraza dominates LesPierre

At MGM Grand in Las Vegas, former world champion Jose Pedraza made a statement to stay in contention for a world title shot as he was able to get a clear win over Mikkel LesPierre. Pedraza nearly shut out LesPierre in the fight as the scorecards read 100-88 and 99-89 twice as he scored two […]

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Saucedo gets the decision over Frederickson

Former world title contender Alex Saucedo went into Las Vegas to continue the trail to get back in title contention. After the fight on Tuesday, he seems that he is well on his way. Saucedo improved his record to 30-1 with a unanimous decision over Sonny Frederickson at the MGM Grand Ballroom with scores of […]

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Berchelt stops Valenzuela in 6 rounds

The WBC super featherweight champion knew that he had a big fight on the horizon, but that didn’t deter him from the task at hand in Mexico City. Miguel Berchelt battered Eleazar Valenzuela in six rounds to force a stoppage by referee Cesar Costanon, and Berchelt will now prepare for a fight against former WBO […]

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Pedraza-LesPierre bout cancelled

VIA PRESS RELEASE The Top Rank on ESPN main event between Jose Pedraza and Mikkel LesPierre has been canceled after LesPierre’s manager, Jose Taveras, tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this morning. The Gabriel Flores Jr.-Josec Ruiz lightweight bout has been elevated to the main event (ESPN & ESPN Deportes, 8 p.m. ET). Said LesPierre: “My manager, Jose Taveras, tested […]

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