Monthly Archives: September 2010

fight coverage 9.17

(Sept. 17, 2010, Primm, Nev.) Anthony Dirrell does a leap of victory after his first round destruction of Jimmy Campbell. For more photos of last night’s action, click here.

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fight coverage 9.15

Photo gallery from the Hilton, Sept. 15, in Las Vegas.

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gonzalez stops asiku

Sept. 15, 2010, Las Vegas: Former bantam champ Jhonny Gonzalez stopped IBO featherweight beltholder Jackson Asiku tonight at the Hilton in Las Vegas. Look for photos tomorrow.

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gonzalez-asiku headlines hilton

Giving Mexican fighters a taste of Vegas, or a Vegas venue a taste of Mexico, Promociones del Pueblo, longtime promoter south of the border, has teamed up with lead promoter Roy Englebrecht for a Mexican Independence Day card this Wednesday at the Hilton . . . |more|

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fight coverage 9.11

Photo: Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios was the star of the show Saturday night at the Palms in Las Vegas. For full photo gallery  . . . |more|

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vegas postfight coverage

Gamboa wins fight, loses at presser: Could be, there’s a reason why Cuban sensation Yuriorkis Gamboa is so dour-faced. Upon arriving at last night’s post-fight press conference, following his hard-fought-but-still-impressive title unification victory over Orlando Salido, 34-11-2, 22 KOs, the undefeated Gamboa, 19-0, 15 KOs, now holder of two featherweight titles (not quite half of [...]

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gamboa, rios win in vegas

(Sept. 11, 2010, Las Vegas) Yuriorkis Gamboa (left) lands a left on the chin of Orlando Salido en route to a 12-round unanimous decision to unify the WBA/IBF featherweight belts. Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios floors Anthony Peterson in a battle of undefeateds, last night at The Palms in Vegas. Rios stole the show with a [...]

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media day 2 in las vegas

(Sept. 9, 2010, Las Vegas) Unbeaten Jose Benavidez works out at the Top Rank Gym in Las Vegas. For more photos, featuring Benavidez, Orlando Salido, Mike Lee, Anthony Peterson and Brandon Rios, click here

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gamboa media day in vegas

Sept. 7, 2010, Las Vegas: Okay, so maybe Yuriorkis Gamboa shadow boxed but one round, and Matt Korobov, less than that, but at least Vegas undefeated Diego Magdaleno broke a sweat today at “Media Day” held at the Top Rank Gym in Las Vegas. Gamboa, Korobov and Magdaleno fight Saturday night at the Palms. Click [...]

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gamboa arrives in vegas

Yuriokis Gamboa arrives in Las Vegas Sunday night for his Sept. 11 showdown with Orlando Salida.

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fight coverage 9.3.10

Full fight report

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