German welterweight Rico Mueller signs with Greg Cohen

Greg Cohen of Greg Cohen Promotions proudly announces the signing of IBF #10-rated welterweight contender Rico Mueller of Germany. Mueller (20-1-1, 14 KOs) is scheduled to face IBF #3 Jeff Horn on October 21 at the Sleeman Sports Complex in Queensland, Australia, in an eliminator for the IBF’s #2 contender position. With current champion Kell Brook rumored to be moving up in weight...
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Viewing Picks for August 21, 2016

All Times Eastern BoxingPremier Boxing Champions, Ford Amphitheater, Coney Island, Brooklyn, NY Welterweights Leonard Bundu vs. Errol Spence, Jr. — NBC, 5 p.m. Drag RacingNHRA Nationals, Brainerd International Raceway, Brainerd, MN Finals — FS1, 2 p.m. Burndown Battle — FS1, 5 p.m. English Premier League Sunderland vs. Middlesbrough — NBCSN, 8:25 a.m. West Ham United...
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August 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Spence Vs Algieri Results: Spence Demolishes Algieri

Errol Spence didn’t look like hype. Now we know he isn’t. The top prospect in the world in any division stepped up big-time in competition to face Chris Algieri (above right), and handled him like a bulldog on a Beanie Baby. Algieri lasted the distance against Manny Pacquiao, gave Amir Khan all he could handle and beat Ruslan Provodnikov. Against Spence, he was helpless. The...
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April 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Errol Spence vs. Chris Algieri weigh-in results & photos

Tomorrow night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Errol Spence headlines as he steps up in class against Chris Algieri. A solid lineup including Glowacki vs. Cunningham and Browne vs. Kalajdzic, along with several other notable fighters and prospects, awaits on the undercard. Find the full Spence vs. Algieri weigh-in results and photos here. 10 ROUNDS – WELTERWEIGHTS...
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April 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Photos & quotes: Final Errol Spence vs. Chris Algieri presser

Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. and Chris Algieri went face-to-face Wednesday to kick-off fight week activities with the final press conference before they meet on NBC this Saturday, April 16 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Also in attendance were cruiserweight champion Krzysztof Glowacki and former champion Steven “U.S.S” Cunningham plus undefeated 2012 U.S. Olympian “Sir”...
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April 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Errol Spence, Chris Algieri, Gary Russell And the Rest Of The Week’s Boxing Schedule

Whoa, there’s a lot of boxing on this week. After a slow start to the year, things are looking up. Yew! Errol Spence, Jr. vs Chris Algieri, Saturday, NBC, New York. A solid network TV card here, headlined welterweights Spence and Algieri. Spence, graduating from prospect status, seems to be the whole package but Algieri’s movement and length might offer a challenge, at least...
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April 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Evaluating 3 top prospects ready to emerge in 2016: Spence, Douglas & Beterbiev

Scouting Report on Rising Prospects Ready to Break Out: This is my shortlist of three exceptional prospects to watch this year and beyond. My picks are based upon their amateur pedigree, skill sets, professional record and potential to become future world champions. Of course this list is not exhaustive but rather an optimistic take on some of the sport’s up and coming stars....
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March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

iSportsWeb boxing prospect of year 2015: Errol Spence Jr.

There are many undefeated fighters in professional boxing. And though that does indeed make a statement about the phenomenal ability of a fighter, it is not always enough to convince people of the next big thing in boxing. The deciding factor is the style with which the fighter goes about their work. 2015 was the year of TKOs for Errol Spence Jr. In every professional fight he was...
January 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Errol Spence Is Ready Already

Errol Spence, Jr. throttled Chris Van Heerden Friday on Spike. He’s ready for a contender. Now. The young welterweight took on his best opponent and had almost no trouble. Van Heerden landed a couple body punches in the first few rounds, but before long Spence’s pinpoint power had almost completely closed Van Heerden’s right eye. And then it got worse: He took a point deduction...
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September 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Thurman: “Only Hype Behind Spence Is Floyd’s Words”

Video Credit: Darryl Cobb/ BROOKLYN, NY – During the Danny Garcia vs Paulie Malignaggi fight weekend in Brooklyn, Keith Thurman was on hand to speak to the gathered media. Listen in as he expresses his desire to fight Mayweather and his thoughts on a fight with young prospect Errol Spence Jr.  
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

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