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Results & photos: Dirrell dominates Rubio, McDonnell edges Kameda again

Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell (28-1-1, 22 KOs) scored a unanimous decision over Marco Antonio “El Veneno” Rubio (59-8-1, 51 KOs) Sunday afternoon in the Premier Boxing Champions on CBS main event from the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. Dirrell proved to be too fast for Rubio as he consistently beat the Mexican veteran to the punch and was able to control...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Dirrell Vs Marco Antonio Rubio Results: Dirrell Wins, Obviously

“Premier Boxing Champions” has been on a heater, and that means some of the dreck that comes with it is forgivable right now. Super middleweight Anthony Dirrell took a “get well” decision victory Sunday afternoon in the main event on CBS against Marco Antonio Rubio, whose ring wear and inability to compete at 168 were glaring. The opener between Jamie McDonnell and Tomoki...
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September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Dirrell vs. Rubio, McDonell vs. Kameda weigh-in results & photos

The weigh-ins were held this afternoon in advance of Sunday afternoon’s card airing on CBS, headlined by Anthony Dirrell taking on Marco Antonio Rubio, and also featuring the rematch between Tomoki Kameda and Jamie McDonnell. Find the full weigh-in results and photos of the fighters right here. MAIN EVENT: SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHTS – 10 Rounds Anthony Dirrell (Flint, MI, 27...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Anthony Dirrell And Tomoki Kameda

Foxy boxing! Get it? They’re foxes and they’re bo- Anyway, the boxing schedule: it’s pretty chill ahead of next’s week’s big fight (or should that be “big fight” — I don’t think I’ve ever experienced so little buzz for a Floyd Mayweather show). Anyway, there are a few cards on, though only two of them are on US TV. Anthony Dirrell vs. Marco Antonio Rubio, Saturday...
Via Bloguin Best
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

DeGale: ‘At the end of the day I’m better’ than Dirrell

BOSTON — Championship boxing returns to Boston on Saturday when American fighter and 2004 Olympic bronze medalist Andre Dirrell steps into the ring to take on 2008 Olympic gold medalist James DeGale of Great Britain with the world super middleweight title on the line. Both of these men bring sparking records into Boston University’s Agganis Arena: Dirrell is 24-1 with 16 knockouts...
May 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Badou Jack Defeats Dirrell to Becomes WBC champ

CHICAGO — During the Premier Boxing Champion broadcast on Spike, the middleweight title shifted hands once again… Friday night, in Chicago at the UIC Pavilion, Badou Jack defeated Anthony Dirrell by majority decision to become the new WBC super middleweight champion. This was Dirrell’s first defense of the title since defeating Sakio Bika for the title. “I was in great shape...
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April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Wladimir Klitschko, Anthony Dirrell And Felix Verdejo

It’s the last week of boxing before the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight week, so we thought we’d give you a fashion suggestion with these cool Punchout themed shirts (via r/boxing). It’s not that bad a week either, with things to keep you occupied on both Friday and Saturday nights. Showtime will have episode two of their Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao series...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Dirrell Vs. Bika Results: Anthony Dirrell Wins Ugly Rematch

The first fight was competitive, and not as messy; the second fight was downright ugly, but Anthony Dirrell turned a draw into a clear win Saturday night on Showtime against Sakio Bika. Referee Jack Reiss was arguably the main character in this super middleweight do-over, sometimes for good and sometimes for ill. Early on, he wouldn’t let Bika get away with his usual prolific fouling...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Videos: Watch Bika vs. Dirrell first fight highlights

Sakio Bika and Anthony Dirrell are heading towards a rematch, now just 10 days away. Their first fight was a back and forth, rough affair, which left fans wanting more, and the fighters wanting a more decisive conclusive. The first encounter between super middleweights Sakio Bika and Anthony Dirrell kicked off with a fiery first round. From there, the Brooklyn showdown between Bika...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Q&A With Anthony Dirrell: Surviving cancer & a motorcycle accident, gets title shot against Sakio Bika

Unbeaten Anthony "The Dog" Dirrell, who is no stranger to overcoming adversity, finally gets his crack at a world title when he challenges defending champion Sakio Bika for the WBC Super Middleweight Championship on Saturday, Dec. 7, from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. For Dirrell (26-0, 22 KO's), of Flint, Mich., the world title fight caps a remarkable journey for the 29-year...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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