Day: June 10, 2019

Johnson vs Farah in epic GBO Heavyweight Battle this Saturday, June 15, in “Thrilla in Davao”

By Carlos Costa American heavyweight former WBC United States (USNBC) champion Ronald “The American Dream” Johnson (15-1, 4 KO’s) is already in Davao ready to lock horns against Bolivian warrior former WBC interim South American Heavyweight titlist “The Phoenix Assassin” Saul Farah (69-23-3, 60 KO’s) for the vacant Global Boxing […]

Two-division UFC champ Henry Cejudo asks for ‘heavyweight money,’ talks future move to 145

By Nick Baldwin@NickBaldwinMMA Bloodyelbow.com Henry Cejudo wants a raise after his historic title win at UFC 238. Cejudo defeated Marlon Moraes by third-round TKO in the pay-per-view main event on Saturday night in Chicago. The fight was for the vacant UFC bantamweight title. Cejudo entered the bout already the UFC flyweight […]

UFC 238 results: Tony Ferguson earns TKO due to doctor’s stoppage in bloody war against ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone

By Damon Martin@DamonMartin MMAfighting.com Tony Ferguson notched his 12th straight win in a row on Saturday night, although it definitely wasn’t how he wanted his fight against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone to end. The battle between the two top five ranked lightweights lived up to the billing with a back and forth bloody […]

Dana White explains why Elias Theodorou, Justin Willis were cut by UFC despite winning records

By Nick Baldwin@NickBaldwinMMA Bloodyelbow.com Dana White said the UFC released Elias Theodorou and Justin Willis — two top 15 fighters in their respective weight divisions — due to a lack of potential in both of their careers. White said he sometimes has to cut fighters who he believes will never be […]

De La Hoya says GGG not getting Canelo fight after beating Rolls

By Logan Garcia Boxingnews24.com Gennady Golovkin beat Steve Rolls by a fourth round knockout last Saturday night, but the victory won’t be good enough for him to get the trilogy fight in September against Saul Canelo Alvarez, according to Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya. GGG (39-1-1, 35 KOs) knocked […]

UFC 238 results: Valentina Shevchenko demolishes Jessica Eye with vicious head kick KO

By Damon Martin@DamonMartin MMAfighting.com Valentina Shevchenko capped off the first defense of her UFC flyweight title with one of the most vicious head kick knockouts in recent memory The end came just 26 seconds into the second round after Shevchenko uncorked a hellacious kick that bounced off of Eye’s head and sent […]