| Aug 24, 2013
| 11:41 PM
GLENDALE – As debuts go, super middleweight boxer Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez enjoyed a double victory in the headline fight at Glendale Glory 4 at the Glendale Civic Auditorium on Saturday evening.
The 21-year-old fighter made his United...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:39 PM
The last time Orlando played host to a big-time boxing event was in February of 1989, when over-the-hill and former heavyweight champion George Foreman fought Brazil's Manoel De Almeida in the Atlantis Theater at SeaWorld.
A bloated Foreman could have...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 10:38 PM
Vanes “Nightmare” Martirosyan touched down in Texas on Wednesday, returned to the boxing ring Saturday and five minutes and change of ring time later, he had impressively taken care of business just as many had predicted and he had promised....
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:54 PM
There’s an abundance of familiarity surrounding Vanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan’s upcoming bout on Saturday night.
Opposing him will be a familiar foe in Ryan Davis, an opponent Martirosyan was previously scheduled to fight a...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Junior welterweights Johan Perez and Steve “Two Pounds” Forbes will square off Saturday night in the premier fight of the first Golden Boy Boxing Series event at BB&T Center, with three more boxing events coming in the next 12 months.
| Dec 20, 2012
| 7:39 PM
Training fighters is nothing new for Edmond Tarverdyan or Alberto Crane.
Neither is standing center stage and competing.
But when the roles are intertwined and come crashing to a head, things can get a little chaotic. Perhaps that’s the theme...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Raymond Leroy Klingmeyer, a former boxer and referee who is a member of the state's boxing Hall of Fame, died Friday of renal failure at the Bel Air Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was 88.
"When he came into the ring, he looked like a referee. He...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Anthony "A.J." Williams works in science by day and in the sweet science by night.
He's accustomed to the good-natured verbal jabs he takes about his pursuit of a boxing career.
"They actually just make jokes about it all day every day," the 26-year-...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The first boxing card at the Sands Event Center on June 1 was impressive. The promoters and the NBC Sports Network were thrilled with the sellout crowd and the atmosphere at the Sands. Ronald Cruz of Bethlehem was largely responsible for providing the...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 10:01 AM
Saturday’s Maryland-North Carolinamen’s lacrosse showdown in Chapel Hill, N.C., was a fight to the finish – right up to the point where it actually became one.
The two teams didn’t shed their lacrosse gloves for boxing gloves as a...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 7:30 PM
Vanes Martirosyan's next opponent was unveiled recently, but once again it was who the Glendale-based light middleweight isn't going to fight that has dominated story lines.
Martirosyan has agreed to fight Ryan Davis, but only after his camp turned...