Posts Tagged Boxing

Fight Schedule

At Manchester, England, Scott Quigg vs. Tshifiwa Munyai, 12, for Quigg’s WBA super bantamweight title.

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Boxing judge gets Nevada athletic commission post

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada State Athletic Commission has named a veteran boxing judge with a background as a retired FBI supervisory agent and U.S. Marine Corps captain as its new executive director.

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Shumenov gets big chance against ageless Hopkins

In this photo taken April 5, 2014, WBA and IBA light heavyweight boxing champion Beibut Shumenov, of Kazakhstan,  poses in Las Vegas. Shumenov and IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins will fight at the DC Armory on Saturday, April 19. (AP Photo/Joe Coomber)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The garage of Beibut Shumenov’s waterfront mansion is filled with brand-new boxing gloves he likes to collect. There’s a hyperbaric chamber in the master closet, and weights and machines are jammed into a large room.

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Fight Schedule

At Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, N.Y. (ESPN2), “Boxcino” middleweight tournament semifinals: Vitalii Kopylenko vs. Willie Monroe Jr.; Brandon Adams vs. Raymond Gatica (8 rounds).

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Tulsa church settles lawsuit over boxer’s death

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The family of a Tulsa man who died after a boxing match has settled a civil lawsuit with the church where the event was held.

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