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September 01,2014 Frampton says he “can see the hate in Martinez’ eyes” By James Slater A lot has happened to super-bantamweights Carl Frampton and Kiko Martinez since their exciting February 2013 meeting that was won by Frampton. Spaniard Martinez bounced back from the 9th-round stoppage loss he suffered at the hands of … Continue reading September 01,2014 WBF Executive Board Meeting Notes At the World Boxing Federation (WBF) Executive Board Meeting this past weekend held in Cologne, Germany, WBF President Howard Goldberg of South Africa and WBF Vice President Jean Marcel Nartz of Germany were re-elected for a second five-year term in … Continue reading September 01,2014 Boxing Buzz The Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri tour heading to New York. More Las Vegas coverage of Medina-Love. More Freddie Roach compares Chris Algieri to Oscar De La Hoya. More Nicholas Walters gears up for Nonito Donaire. More August 31,2014 Boxing Buzz Manny Pacquiao will be throwing the ceremonial first pitch before the Dodgers vs. Nationals game on Monday evening at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. Pacquiao, who performed the same duty at AT&T Park in San Francisco before Friday’s Giants-Brewers game, … Continue reading August 31,2014 Szili stops Zemski for UBF belt Middleweight Istvan “The Prince” Szili (18-0-2, 8 KOs) scored a sixth round stoppage of Matthias Zemski (13-2, 3 KOs) on Saturday night to claim the vacant Universal Boxing Federation (UBF) world championship at the Volkshaus in Zurich, Switzerland. After the … Continue reading August 31,2014 UFC 177 Post-Fight Five fighters joined the UFC president Dana White at the UFC 177 post-fight press conference: Diego Ferreira, Yancy Medeiros, Bethe Correia, Tony Ferguson, and UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw . . . Click here for more at UFC.com . . . … Continue reading August 31,2014 Porky Medina Speaks By Karl Freitag “I knew in the beginning that he was going to box so I was focused on cutting off the ring and applying pressure at all time,” a jubilant Porky Medina said after knocking out previously unbeaten, world-ranked … Continue reading August 31,2014 Ali Raymi stops Maz again, but KO1 streak ends Unbeaten mini-flyweight contender Ali Raymi (22-0, 22 KOs) heard the first round bell sound for the first time in his career on Saturday night at the 22 May Sports Stadium in Sanaa, Yemen. Raymi, who scored a record 21 straight … Continue reading August 31,2014 Parejo wins WBA interim bantam title By Robert Coster In Caracas, Venezuela, local hero Yonfrez Parejo (16-1-1, 7 KOs) won the vacant WBA interim bantamweight title with an 11th round TKO over Luis Hinojosa (25-8, 15 KOs) of the Dominican Republic. Parejo dominated the game but … Continue reading