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Mark Prince & Marianne Marston in the War Zone on March 1st in London

York Hall Bethnal Green, London is set to become a War Zone on Saturday, March 1st. Headline fight of the night sees former WBO and IBF Inter-Continental Champion Mark Prince making a welcome return, when he challenges a yet to be named opponent for the vacant WBU Europe Cruiserweight crown. Prince, whose record stands at 21 fights, 20 wins, 16 by way of knockout and just the single...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

York Hall Set To Become A WARZONE On March 1st

Two World Boxing Union European Championship bouts head up Dave Murphy’s Acourtier Events latest offering WARZONE, which takes place at the York Hall in Bethnal Green, London on Saturday 1st March 2014.Headline fight of the night sees former WBO and IBF Inter-Continental Champion Mark Prince making a welcome return to Championship boxing, when he challenges a yet to be named opponent...
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January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Mark Prince making comeback after 14 years away, fighting in honor of his son, tragically murdered in 2006

Former WBO Inter-Continental Light Heavyweight Champion, and World title challenger, Mark Prince is set to make a comeback, on the Dave Murphy Acourtier Events promoted ‘NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS’ at York Hall, in London, on Friday 4th October. Mark had a stellar career the first time around, which culminated in a World title challenge against Poland’s Dariusz Michalczewski, who was...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Roy Jones vs. Dariusz Michalczewski fantasy fight

How would the Jones vs. Michalczewski super-fight have played out? Roy Jones missed or ducked plenty of opportunities in his long career, but the biggest opponent that he avoided was unquestionably Dariusz Michalczewski. When Jones beat Reggie Johnson in 1999, he became the WBC-WBA-IBF champion, leaving Michalczewski as the then-undefeated WBO and lineal champ. For four years, the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Former champion dies in motorcycle crash

Former WBO light heavyweight champion Julio Gonzalez was killed in a motorbike accident in Mexico, Fight News reported Sunday. It is believed the 35-year-old died following a hit-and-run involving a drunk driver on Saturday. Gonzalez shocked the boxing world in October 2003 when he dethroned Dariusz Michalczewski to win the WBO light heavyweight crown. The Mexican is also famed...
Via Fox Sports
March 12, 2012  |  Discuss

'Hit Man' Hearns headlines 2012 ballot for HOF

Former five-division world champion Thomas "Hit Man" Hearns and former two-division titleholders Mark "Too Sharp" Johnson and Dariusz Michalczewski lead the newcomers to this year's International Boxing Hall of Fame ballot.
October 05, 2011  |  Discuss
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