Fight Pick & Preview - Porter vs. Malignaggi: On April 19 in Washington, D.C., Nnwly-crowned Shawn Porter, fresh of a comprehensive win over Devon Alexander, will take on crafty veteran Paulie Malignaggi. Porter is considered a favorite, but to continue climbing the ladder in the talent-rich waters in the welterweight division, will need to defeat a resurgent Malignaggi, who...
Paulie "Magic Man" Malignaggi donated $25,000 to local non-profit Knockout Obesity in support of youth and adult nutritional and physical education serving the Brooklyn community. The check was presented today to Brooklyn restaurateur and Knockout Obesity founder Dimitrios Verteouris at the famed Gleason's Gym in Dumbo. Former New York Senator and Brooklyn Borough President Eric...
The IBF has ruled that Shawn Porter may risk his IBF welterweight title against Paul Malignaggi on the condition that the winner must make his next defense against mandatory challenger Kell Brook this summer. Both men must confirm in writing that whomever emerges as champion has the obligation to face Brook next. Porter-Malignaggi must take place by April 19, with the winner required...
Fight Pick & Preview - Broner vs. Maidana: On December 14, rising star Adrien Broner makes the first defense of his WBA Welterweight crown against former 140-pound titleholder Marcos Maidana. Broner, 24, has been getting positioned as a future star for the past few years and is on the precipice of really big fights. Maidana, meanwhile, has enjoyed a good past year or so, with...
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