November 8, 2018 Top Rank Press

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (Nov. 8, 2018) — Alex “El Cholo” Saucedo grew up in Oklahoma City, a short bike ride from the Chesapeake Energy Arena. It was called the Ford Center back then, but Saucedo...

October 21, 2018 Top Rank Press

LAS VEGAS (Oct. 20, 2018) — Rob Brant came into the ring a heavy underdog. He left it a champion. Brant, from St. Paul, Minn., toppled Ryota Murata by unanimous decision to win the WBA...

October 15, 2018 Damian Adams

[divider] On Saturday October 13th, Terence “Bud” Crawford retained his WBO welterweight title with an impressive performance against previously undefeated contender Jose Benavidez Jr. There was a lot of bad blood going into this...

September 29, 2018 Top Rank Press

OAKLAND, Calif (Sept. 28, 2018) —  Jose Uzcategui, the IBF super middleweight world champion, moved up to light heavyweight for a non-title bout while he awaits his first title defense. He took care of business and won...

Boxing events in New York City are special and this was no different. Top Rank Boxing was held at the Hulu Theatre at MSG, an intimate setting with no bad seats to be found with the crowd being close to the action. The eight-bout card was highlighted by the...

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Nov. 29, 2018) – Arnold Barboza Jr. is hungry for a 140-pound world title shot. The Los Angeles native, who has fought all but one of his 19 professional bouts in California, will head to Texas intent on staking his claim as one of the division’s top contenders....

LAS VEGAS (Oct. 20, 2018) — Rob Brant came into the ring a heavy underdog. He left it a champion. Brant, from St. Paul, Minn., toppled Ryota Murata by unanimous decision to win the WBA middleweight title in front of 2,782 fans at the MGM’s Park Theater in Las Vegas....

LAS VEGAS (Oct. 18, 2018) – There has been a lot of talk about future big-name opponents for WBA middleweight champion Ryota Murata. For now, he’s focused on the task at hand, Saturday’s title defense against Rob “Bravo” Brant at MGM’s Park Theater in Las Vegas. In the co-feature,...

EL PASO, Texas (Oct. 16, 2018) — Miguel “The Scorpion” Marriaga has had two previous cracks at world championship glory, falling short against Oscar Valdez and Vasiliy Lomachenko. The Colombian puncher’s quest for a third title shot continues Saturday, Nov. 3, when he takes on Jose Estrella (20-14-1, 14 KOs) in an...

[divider] On Saturday October 13th, Terence “Bud” Crawford retained his WBO welterweight title with an impressive performance against previously undefeated contender Jose Benavidez Jr. There was a lot of bad blood going into this match-up as Benavidez Jr and Crawford exchanged not so pleasant words with each other throughout...

OAKLAND, Calif (Sept. 28, 2018) —  Jose Uzcategui, the IBF super middleweight world champion, moved up to light heavyweight for a non-title bout while he awaits his first title defense. He took care of business and won a clear unanimous decision against Ezequiel Maderna on Friday evening at the Oracle Arena. Scores...

OKLAHOMA CITY (Sept. 27, 2018) – The “Red River Rivalry” is coming to Russell Westbrook’s house. Dallas native Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker will make the first defense of his WBO junior welterweight world title on Friday, Nov. 16 against No. 1 contender and Oklahoma City product Alex “El Cholo”...

NEW YORK CITY (Sept. 25, 2018)  – Vasiliy Lomachenko is ready to take another bite out of the Big Apple. Lomachenko, the pound-for-pound superstar and WBA lightweight world champion, will look to unify world titles for the first time as a professional when he clashes with WBO champion Jose...

BREAKING: Utah Jazz trades Rudy Gobert to the Minnesota Timberwolves

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