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Andy Ruiz opponent named for July 16th Detroit Brawl card

An intriguing heavyweight showdown will go down on Saturday, July 16, as Andy “The Destroyer from Mexicali” Ruiz (27-0, 18 KOs) has agreed to face comebacking KO artist Joshua “Josh Dempsey” Gormley (22-4, 21 KOs) in his next ring appearance. 26-year-old Ruiz, from Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico, will face the determined and upset-minded 41-year-old Gormley, from Torrance...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 05, 2016

Waratahs thrash Sunwolves 57-12 in Super Rugby

TOKYO (AP) Reece Robinson scored two second-half tries as the Waratahs overwhelmed the Sunwolves 57-12 in Super Rugby on Saturday. Robinson crossed the line in the 46th minute for a 33-12 lead and the visitors put the game beyond reach with another converted a minute later that made it 40-12. Matt Lucas, Matt Carraro and Taqele Naiyaravoro added tries to complete the rout. The...
Via Associated Press
July 02, 2016  |  Discuss

PHOTOS: Mammoth St. Patrick’s Day

Feeling festive this St. Patrick’s Day? So were the Colorado Mammoth. Take a peak at these photos from the team’s 12-8 victory over the Minnesota Swarm on Sunday. The team wore green in honor of St. Patrick’s Day and featured traditional Irish entertainment during halftime, including the traditional Irish sport of hurling and Irish dancers. Sláinte! ...
Via Mile High Sports
March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Bringing Boxing Back To The Pacific Northwest

Where exactly is boxing in the Pacific Northwest? When was the last time you attended a match? My point exactly! We have neglected a great sport and I am here to figure out a way to bring it back. While the exact birth of boxing cannot be traced, there is sufficient evidence that it dates back to the Mesopotamian era. It was formally introduced during the Greek Olympics in 688 B...
Via Oregon Sports News
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson one of just many former heavyweight champs to enter boxing promotion

Mike Tyson was the youngest heavyweight champion of all time and in 1987 voted, "World's Most Popular Athlete." Now he joins a select list of legendary boxing heavyweight champions who became boxing promoters. Jack Dempsey Jack Dempsey, the "Manasa Mauler," stopped boxing after this fight against Gene Tunney. He promoted a few bouts before entering show business as an actor. Joe...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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