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Ruenroeng Defeats Shimming To Retain title

MACAU — On Saturday, former two time Olympic champion Zou Shiming tasted defeat for the first time as a professional. On Saturday, IBF flyweight champion Amnat Ruenroeng of Thailand successfully defeated Shiming unanimous decision. The fight was Shiming’s first attempt at a world title. Keeping Shiming at bay with his reach advantage, Ruenroeng easily kept Shiming on his heels...
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March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Shiming, Ruenroeng Make Weight With Ease In Macau

MACAU, CHINA- With the fight just a day away, Top Rank’s international star Zou Shiming crossed the final hurdle ahead of Saturday night’s title bout against IBF flyweight champion Amnat Ruenroeng by successfully making weight. With the weigh-in now complete, Shiming tipped the scales just under the flyweight limit at 111.6 pounds while the defending champion Ruenroeng weighed...
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March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

HBO Boxing preview: Shiming vs. Ruenroeng, plus final press conference photos

The Chinese New Year began on February 19, 2015 — The Year of the Sheep. But Chinese boxing fans from around the world are hoping it will also usher in the beginning of The Shiming Dynasty. This weekend on HBO Boxing, televised via same-day tape delay on HBO2 at 5pm Eastern, Zou Shiming takes on Amnat Ruenroeng, for Ruenroeng’s IBF flyweight title strap. Right here, find a preview...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Zou Shiming-Amnat Ruenroeng grand arrivals in Macau

“Thai goes to the Champion” — Employees of the Venetian Macau welcome undefeated IBF flyweight world champion Amnat Ruenroeng (14-0, 5 KOs), from Chonburi, Thailand to fight week for his upcoming title defense against two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist and No. 1 world-rated flyweight contender Zou Shiming. Check out all the photos and videos from the grand arrivals for...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Zou Shiming: I’m ready for my date with destiny

Despite having only six professional fights under his belt, Zou Shiming, the two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist and three-time world amateur champion is ready for his close-up. Just 23 months removed from his professional debut, Zou (6-0, 1 KO), of Guizhdou, China, the No. 1 world-rated contender and an icon in the People’s Republic of China, will challenge amateur rival and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Punxsutawney Phi Predicts: “Zou Shiming Will Be New King”

GOBBLER’S KNOB, (Groundhog Day 2015) — At approximately 7:23 A.M. ET today, Punxsutawney Phil — the Seer of Seers, Prognosticator of Prognosticators — emerged from his burrow at Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, PA, and proclaimed, in his native Groundhogese, that Two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist and three-time World Amateur Champion ZOU SHIMING (6-0, 1 KO), from...
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February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Zou Shiming wins, Guillermo Rigondeaux scores 1st rd KO: Results & photos

Two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist Zou Shiming, won a 10-round unanimous decision over Luis De La Rosa at The Venetian Macao Resort in Macau, China. The Shiming fight headlined the Champions of Gold card, but the highlight of the show was Guillermo Rigondeaux's victory. Rigondeaux was looking to make a statement with his performance and attract more fan interest, and he certainly...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Karim Mayfield, Zou Shiming And Guillermo Rigondeaux

Look at this prize goose. Am I talking about Marcos Maidana or Floyd Mayweather? You be the judge of that, but how good an insult is prize goose? In non-selfie related news, the boxing schedule isn’t all that exciting this week, but there’s some interest to be had here and there from a couple of televised fights. Guillermo Rigondeaux Vs. Sod Kokietgym, Saturday, Macau, HBO2...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Shiming Notches 1st Career KO, Vazquez Defeats Shafikov

By: Ismael AbduSalaam, Special Contributor photo: MACAU, China — Zou Shiming (4-0, 1 KO) kicked off his first bout of 2014 with a definitive victory, dominating Thailand’s Yokthong Kokietgym (15-4, 11 KOs) over seven one-sided for his first pro knockout win. While tough, Kokietgym didn’t offer much in the areas of defense nor offense. Showing better technique...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Zou Shiming Puts Opponent To Sleep; Miguel Vazquez Does Same To Audience

If you'd forgotten how horrible Miguel Vazquez is to watch in the 14 months he was away from the ring, he served up a reminder on HBO2 Saturday's tape delayed show from China. He took a unanimous decision over Dennis Shafikov in a fight where his biggest difficulty was a cut around his left eye in the 4th round. If you have never seen Vazquez fight, it's mildly fascinating in...
Via The Queensbury Rules
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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