Easter defeats Fortuna by split decision; photos from the fight

Undefeated 135-pound world champion Robert Easter (21-0, 14 KOs) earned a split decision victory over former world champion Javier Fortuna (33-2-1, 23 KOs) in the co-main event of the SHOWTIME telecast. The judges scored the bout 114-113, 113-114 and 115-112. The back-and-forth bout saw Continue reading Easter defeats Fortuna by split decision; photos from the fight

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Errol Spence Jr.: ‘Everybody knows I’ve been waiting on “Some Time” Thurman'(Watch)

Errol Spence Jr. handled his business on Saturday night by stopping Lamont Peterson in eight rounds at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Saturday night to retain his IBF welterweight title. After the fight, Spence took the time to call out Continue reading Errol Spence Jr.: ‘Everybody knows I’ve been waiting on “Some Time” Thurman'(Watch)

Spence dominates Peterson in Brooklyn; photos from the fight

BROOKLYN (Jan. 21, 2018) – IBF welterweight world champion Errol Spence Jr. retained his IBF title with an impressive stoppage of former two-division champion Lamont Peterson in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Saturday night from Barclays Center. In his first defense since Continue reading Spence dominates Peterson in Brooklyn; photos from the fight

Garcia-Lipinets rescheduled for March 10

SAN ANTONIO, TX (January 19, 2018) – The highly anticipated showdown between undefeated three-division world champion Mikey Garcia and IBF 140-pound champion Sergey Lipinets has been rescheduled for Saturday, March 10th. The Premier Boxing Champions event was set to take place on February 10th, but Garcia’s quest for a Continue reading Garcia-Lipinets rescheduled for March 10

Lamont Peterson: ‘The ultimate goal is to be in the Hall of Fame’

For the last time before the weigh-in,  IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. and two-division world champion Lamont Peterson faced off Thursday at the final press conference before they enter the ring Saturday, January 20 in the main event live on SHOWTIME(9PMET) from Barclays Center. Tickets for Continue reading Lamont Peterson: ‘The ultimate goal is to be in the Hall of Fame’

Donnie Nietes-Juan Carlos Reveco added to SUPERFLY 2

With the extraordinary fan and media interest from the previously announced fights for SUPERFLY 2, another excellent world title bout has been added which will open the HBO Boxing After Dark® telecast. Fighting Pride of the Philippines and four-time world champion DONNIE NIETES, (40-1-4, 22 Continue reading Donnie Nietes-Juan Carlos Reveco added to SUPERFLY 2

Easter: ‘Fortuna is all that I’m thinking about. After that, I’m ready to go after Mikey Garcia and Jorge Linares’

Undefeated 135-pound world champion Robert Easter will defend his IBF Title against former world champion Javier Fortuna in the co-main event of Errol Spence Jr. vs. Lamont Peterson live on SHOWTIME on Saturday, Jan. 20 from Barclays Center. The SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT Continue reading Easter: ‘Fortuna is all that I’m thinking about. After that, I’m ready to go after Mikey Garcia and Jorge Linares’