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Alfonso Gomez vs. Ed Paredes in Vegas during Canelo-Lara fight week

On Wednesday, July 9 the Golden Boy Live! series returns to Las Vegas with an exciting card featuring Alfonso Gomez when he battles Ed Paredes in the 10 round junior middleweight main event along with rising stars Joseph Diaz Jr. and Diego De La Hoya who will both compete in televised bouts at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The tripleheader from the 'Fight Capital...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
16 days ago  |  Discuss

3 punch combo: Hovhannisyan wins but doesn’t impress; Lundy & Porter in action this weekend

In this week’s three punch combo I want to start by taking a look back at the very competitive Art Hovhannisyan-Miguel Acosta bout on Friday night.  Then, I'll take a close look at the unheralded Hank Lundy who finds himself back in the ring on Friday night.  And finally, I'll take a closer look at the intriguing bout between Shawn Porter and Alfonso Gomez this Saturday...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Shawn Porter meets Alfonso Gomez on Showtime July 28

"Showtime" is coming to SHOWTIME on Saturday, July 28 when top-rated welterweight prospect "Showtime" Shawn Porter steps into the ring at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., against his toughest foe to date, two-time world title challenger Alfonso Gomez for the NABO Welterweight Title. Porter vs. Gomez will open the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast followed...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Steve Forbes to take on Jessie Vargas in place of Alfonso Gomez

With Alfonso Gomez forced to withdraw from his scheduled May 5 bout against undefeated rising star Jessie Vargas on the "Ring Kings: Mayweather vs. Cotto" pay-per-view undercard due to a back injury, the call went out for someone willing to step up and face the unbeaten rising star on short notice. Former World Champion Steve "2 Pounds" Forbes answered the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Jones, Conyers in a battle of journeymen

Carson Jones (33-8-2, 23 KOs) will defend his minor welterweight title against Allen Conyers (12-6, 9 KOs) in a 12-round fight headlining a card at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Thursday night. Jones, the 25-year-old journeyman from Oklahoma City, is making his first appearance of 2012 after a busy 2011 that included five appearances. Four of Jones' eight losses...
Via Fox Sports
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

“RING KINGS: MAYWEATHER VS. COTTO” televised pay-per-view card set.

Jessie Vargas vs. Alfonso Gomez and Deandre Latimore vs. Carlos Quintana to be featured on may 5 mega-event.
Via Halestorm Sports
April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Manfredo wants to be more than contender

In 2004, rising light middleweight prospect Peter Manfredo, Jr. vacated his NABO title belt to participate as a middleweight in boxing's newly created reality television show called "The Contender." He was one of the early favorites to win the tournament-style competition before being upset and eliminated by then-unheralded Alfonso Gomez in the show's opening bout...
Via Fox Sports
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss
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