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Garcia Makes Short Work of Salka, Peterson Victorious vs Santana

Brooklyn, New York got to see welterweights Danny Garcia and Lamont Peterson display their array of talents in the ring on Showtime boxing in a non-sanctioned match last night at the Barclays Center, the only problem? They weren’t fighting each other, to the misfortunes of Rod Salka and Edgar Santana. The main event between Danny Garcia (29-0 17KOs) and Rod Salka (19-4 3KOs) went...
Via BlackSportsOnline
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Lamont Peterson Skips Past Edgar Santana With Ease

Lamont Peterson improved his record to 33-2-1 (17 KO) by out-classing and eventually overwhelming Edgar Santana on Showtime. Santana, 29-5 (20 KO), came forward from the opening bell on, but couldn’t muster much consistent offense, overwhelmed by Peterson’s better technique and accuracy. In the end, Peterson’s measured, careful approach rendered Santana an uncultured rube in...
Via Bloguin Best
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson, Daniel Jacobs weigh-in results & photos

Tomorrow night in Brooklyn, Showtime's tripleheader will take place at Barclays. The weigh-ins were held this afternoon for the card which features Danny Garcia taking on Rod Salka, Lamont Peterson against Edgar Santana, and Daniel Jacobs vs. Jarrod Fletcher. There's also numerous prospects on the card, some of which will be televised in the special Showtime Extreme telecast...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia: I can’t look past Salka, but I want Peterson next

Junior welterweight kingpin Danny Garcia is hoping to set up a unification clash with Lamont Peterson later this year. The reigning world champion takes on Rod Salka this Saturday night, and aims to come through the challenge unscathed so he can set up a mouth-watering showdown with Peterson -- although the tune-up fights clearly weren't necessary to begin with. The D.C. native...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Lamont Peterson works out and hopes for fight with Danny Garcia after Aug 9th

So Lamont Peterson has a stay busy fight this weekend at The Barclays Center on Showtime. He will be facing Edgar Santana in a fight that serves to showcase the DC based fighter but to drum up interest in a potential unification fight with Danny Garcia. Problem is, fans are asking why couldn’t he go straight to Danny Garcia? Garcia, Golden Boy Promotions and Showtime have been...
Via Fight Hub TV
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Lamont Peterson workout photos & quotes from D.C.

The August 9 Barclays Center fight card will have plenty of D.C. flavor with District-natives Lamont Peterson, Anthony Peterson plus Maryland's D'Mitrius Ballard all appearing in the event. As they prepare for their respective bouts, the three boxers held an open media workout in Washington, D.C. on Thursday afternoon. LAMONT PETERSON "Each fight out I try...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia & Lamont Peterson: There’s no need for tune-ups

What do Rod Salka and Edgar Santana have in common? Well, they’re both boxers, of course, but they also have the commonality of being tune-up material, given that they face stern tasks in taking on Danny Garcia and Lamont Peterson, respectively, later this year, in a Golden Boy Promotions card on August 9th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Such a description may not go down...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Running Undercard Results For Lamont Peterson Vs. Dierry Jean

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- It's a cold Saturday night in the nation's capital, and the atmosphere is cool in the D.C. Armory while the sparse fans await local hero Lamont Peterson in the main event. We'll find out through the course of the evening (it's about 7 p.m. as of this writing) whether the crowd will pick up, or whether the weather and Peterson's knockout loss...
Via The Queensbury Rules
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Peterson retains IBF junior welterweight title against Jean

Lamont Peterson retained the IBF junior welterweight title Saturday night, unanimously outpointing previously undefeated Dierry Jean in front of a hometown crowd of about 5,600 fans at the DC Armory. Peterson (32-2-1) rebounded from a third-round TKO loss to Argentina's Lucas Matthysse in a non-title fight in May in Atlantic City, N.J. Jean, from Montreal, dropped to 25-1. ...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Peterson vs Jean in IBF title fight on Saturday

Junior welterweight Lamont Peterson returns to the ring Saturday night in his hometown, looking to protect his place among the elite in the 140-pound weight class. Peterson (31-2-1, 16 KOs) puts his IBF junior welterweight title on the line against undefeated No. 1-ranked contender Dierry Jean of Montreal at the DC Armory. Peterson is coming off a third-round TKO loss to Argentina...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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