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PETER QUILLIN RUMORS

Saunders turns down IBF shot against N’Dam, still waiting for Lee-Quillin winner

Billy Joe Saunders has declined an opportunity to fight for the IBF middleweight title to remain on course for his WBO title shot. Undefeated Saunders, the IBF number four ranked contender, was offered a showdown for the vacant IBF crown against the number one ranked Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam, after Felix Sturm also passed on the opportunity. The Hatfield sensation, who holds the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Andy Lee vs. Peter Quillin done as Billy Joe Saunders steps aside

Billy Joe Saunders, the WBO’s mandatory title challenger and number one ranked contender, has stepped aside to allow world champion Andy Lee to make a voluntary title defense against Peter Quillin expected to be in New York, and may make his American debut on the undercard as he awaits the winner. Saunders and his manager and promoter Frank Warren have allowed Lee to fight the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam Flummoxes Curtis Stevens Over 12

It was a more enticing match-up Wednesday than we’re used to seeing from ESPN: two fringe middleweight contenders, Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam vs. Curtis Stevens. It also wasn’t competitive, alas, with the only moment of drama coming in the seesaw 8th, as the mobile N’Dam otherwise dominated the power punching Stevens. The drama in the 8th started with N’Dam scoring a right...
Via The Queensbury Rules
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin vacates WBO middleweight strap

Middleweight Peter Quillin announced today that he is vacating his WBO middleweight title, effective immediately, in order to pursue bigger opportunities at 160 pounds. "I'd like to thank WBO president Paco Valcarcel and his organization for their support throughout the years," said Quillin. "Winning the WBO world championship was a highlight in my career and something I'll never...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin Opts To Vacate Title

BREAKING NEWS - Well the wait is over. Peter Quillin, with the help of his “team” chose to pass up a career high payday and vacate the WBO belt instead of fighting number 1 contender Matt Korobov. Quillin issued to following statement via instagram: RocNation is now left without a fight after outbidding Golden Boy and Top Rank to win the purse bid. Will a fight between WBO Number...
Via BadCulture
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Z’s Roc Nation Wins Purse Bid For Quillin-Korobov Bout

We reported earlier that Jay Z has jumped feet first into the sport of boxing by getting his promotional license.  According to Dan Rafael, Mr. Carter didn’t wait long to make a first impression. Roc Nation outbid and reportedly blew away the competition at today’s WBO purse bid for Peter Quillin’s mandatory defense against Matt Korobov. Former Golden Boy executive David...
Via Thacover2
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin featured in Rocksmith Clothing campaign

Clothing company Rocksmith put together some material for their Spring 2014 collection, and featured the undefeated middleweight titlist Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin in their campaign. Take a look right here to see Quillin in the video and photo for Rocksmith Clothing's "Blackout Capsule". Here's their official description: The Spring 2014 Rocksmith collection gets the Blackout...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss
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