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World P4P: The 5 Best Active South African Boxers

Welcome to a new series, “World P4P”, spotlighting some lesser-known nations in the boxing universe and showcasing their best: When your columnist spotlighted Isaac Chilemba (20-1-1, 9 KOs) in my Friday Night Fights recap for the Boxing Tribune after Chilemba’s win over Edison Miranda, there was a lot of social media buzz, and the warm [...]
Via MyBoxing
February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

British boxing beat: Bellew stops Miranda, Fury looking to Chagaev

In this week's installment of the British Boxing Beat, we look back at last night's strong outing from Tony Bellew, as he easily got rid of Edison Miranda, stopping him in 9 rounds. In other news, heavyweight Tyson Fury may be looking towards a huge test in Ruslan Chagaev, and a certain cricketer may be stepping through the ropes to pursue professional boxing. Bellew disposes...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Iron Harvest: Edison Miranda Quits In Round 9 Against Tony Bellew

Tony Bellew fought as though cloaked in a bomb disposal suit at London’s Alexandra Palace Saturday, and after taking an ultra-pensive look at Colombian visitor Edison Miranda for the best part of eight rounds, he rendered the former IED safe with a controlled explosion of body shots at 2:54 of round 9. Miranda (174 ¾) had arrived in England confident of springing an upset and...
Via The Queensbury Rules
September 09, 2012  |  Discuss

British Beat: Alexandra Palace Hosts Royal Rumble Between Edison Miranda And Tony Bellew

(Tony Bellew, left; Edison Miranda, right)So that was summer. The heavens fell, top flight footballers -- bumptious, bumbling millionaires unable to pass a ball -- were put in their place by modestly paid Olympians and boxing lurched along in the doldrums save for a domestic showdown that managed to buck a trend in standardized heavyweight eyesores. As a new season gathers speed...
Via The Queensbury Rules
September 07, 2012  |  Discuss

British boxing beat: Amir Khan’s road to redemption, George Groves, Bellew-Miranda

Most fight fans have been focused on the British Olympic boxing team over the past week or so. However, there's plenty of news in the professional fight game as well. In this edition of the British boxing beat, we'll cover George Groves and his recent fight, upcoming bouts and news such as Tony Bellew vs. Edison Miranda, and also Amir Khan's road to redemption, which...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Miranda vs. Chilemba Superbrawls Weigh-in Results, Quotes & Notes

The weigh-in and press conference was held on Thursday to discuss the Warriors Boxing and Sampson Boxing ESPN Friday Night Fights-televised boxing event entitled "Superbrawls", scheduled for tonight, (Friday, February 3), in the Dallas Events Center at the Texas Station Gambling Hall & Hotel in Las Vegas. The ard is headlined by the Edison Miranda vs. Isaac Chilemba...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Chilemba: Gunning for a Knockout Against Miranda

When South Africa's world ranked light heavyweight contender, Isaac "Golden Boy" Chilemba (18-1-1, 9 KOs), steps in the ring on February 3, 2012 against Edison "Pantera" Miranda (35-6, 30 KO's), he's going to have bad intentions on his mind.  Credit: Team Chilemba Chilemba, DiBella Entertainment's rising star, went on to say, "I have...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Highlight of the Day: Complete Fight Footage of Edison Miranda v Kariz Kariuki

Here is the complete footage from Saturday's Edison "Pantera" Miranda versus Kariz Kariuki bout on the undercard of the Ward-Froch Super Six title bout. Miranda demonstrates that he still has some pop in his gloves: By Staff of The Daily Sports Herald
Via The Daily Sports Herald
December 19, 2011  |  Discuss

Miranda, Despaigne return Saturday

Already signed for a Feb. 3 rematch of their controversial July bout, light heavyweights Edison Miranda and Yordanis Despaigne will be featured on the Andre Ward-Carl Froch undercard at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City this Saturday. Miranda (34-6, 29 KOs), the heavy-handed two-time world title challenger from Colombia, will be taking on Australia-based Kenyan Kariz Kariuki ...
Via Fox Sports
December 14, 2011  |  Discuss

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