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In the Co-Main Event this weekend on Premier Boxing Champions, Errol “The Truth” Spence, Jr. (18-0, 15 KO’s ) from DeSoto,Texas, took on Chris Van Heerden (23-2-1, 12KO’s) from South Africa in Toronto, Canada, in what was supposed to be a competitive match. Welterweight Spence has been showcased several times on Premier Boxing and on each occasion he has come out on top and...
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21 days ago  |  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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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Errol Spence to face Chris Van Heerden on Adonis Stevenson card Sept 11th

2012 U.S. Olympian Errol “The Truth” Spence will take on South African welterweight Chris “The Heat” Van Heerden in the 10-round televised co-feature, airing September 11 live on Spike TV in the United States, from Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto. The Sept. 11 event, is headlined by the light heavyweight title fight between Adonis “Superman” Stevenson and challenger Tommy “Kryptonite”...
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August 07, 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

Results & photos: Errol Spence & Dominic Wade each win decisions on Shobox in Vegas

Undefeated Errol Spence, Jr. didn’t lose a round and may have made the transition from prospect to contender in a dominating unanimous decision victory (100-90 three times) over the durable Ronald Cruz in the main event of ShoBox from The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Spence (13-0, 10 KOs) was remarkably efficient with his power punches, landing...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Spence dominates Cruz en route to lopsided unanimous decision win

  Credit: Esther Lin / SHOWTIME After it was questioned to how former 2012 U.S. Olympian Errol Spence Jr. would do as he stepped up in competition he showed why he’s nicknamed “The Truth” in his lopsided unanimous decision victory over Ronald Cruz Friday night at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Leaving Cruz’s face battered only added to the proof that...
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June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Shobox weigh-in results & photos: Errol Spence vs. Ronald Cruz, Dominic Wade vs. Nick Brinson

Undefeated welterweight prospect Errol “The Truth” Spence, Jr. weighed in at 146.6 pounds and young veteran Ronald Cruz tipped the scales at the contracted limit of 148 pounds during Thursday’s official weigh-in for their 10-round main event showdown Friday, June 27 on ShoBox. Unbeaten middleweight prospect Dominic “Lights Out” Wade measured 161.6 pounds and once...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Shobox tripleheader on June 27: Wade vs. Brinson, Spence vs. Cruz, Browne vs. Mack

Three of boxing's hottest prospects will be featured at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. on Friday, June 27, as ShoBox presents an exciting tripleheader that will help prove whether these young stars are ready for prime time. In the main event, Maryland's Dominic Wade battles New York's Nick Brinson in a clash of middleweights. Plus, two 2012 U.S. Olympians attempt...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Errol Spence, Jr. Steals The FS1 Show

Fidel Maldonado, Jr. won in the Fox Sports 1 headliner Monday, doing his job effectively against a late replacement opponent, but a different junior, Errol Spence, was the fighter of the night. Spence and fellow 2012 U.S. Olympian Terrell Gausha were matched against opposition of the non-rollover variety -- contrary to the custom for FS1 -- and Spence, a welterweight, impressively...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTOS: Errol Spence and Maurice Hooker conclude Dallas boxing camps

  Photos by Stacey Verbeek   Prospect camps conclude: Undefeated light welterweight & 2012 US Olympian Errol Spence Jr (9-0) and undefeated light welterweight Maurice Hooker (12-0-1, 9 KOs) recently broke camp at the Maple Avenue Boxing Gym in Dallas TX.  Spence will face Noe Bolanos this Saturday in Indio, CA while Hooker departs Wednesday to Fort Lauderdale,...
Via North Texas Fisticuffs
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

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