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Tim Bradley, Jessie Vargas have verbal exchange in Vegas

Timothy Bradley and boxer Jessie Vargas were involved in a confrontation in Las Vegas, and the two had to be separated near ringside following the Gilberto Ramirez-Gevorg Khatchikian bout at the Cosmopolitan Friday night. 454 more words


New Timothy Bradley will be unveiled against Brandon Rios

One thing that has already come out of the newly minted Timothy Bradley and Teddy Atlas partnership has been an array of colorful metaphors.

Bradley, the WBO welterweight champion, hired Atlas to help with his defense so he will not take as many devastating blows like he has in recent fights. 357 more words

Against Khabib Allakhverdiev, 'new' Adrien Broner will need fists to do his talking

The usually verbose Adrien Broner is not talking to the media these days, which is actually a refreshing turn of events.

If he were talking, “The Problem” probably would be loathe to admit that Saturday’s WBA junior welterweight title bout against Russian Khabib Allakhverdiev is a must-win situation. 712 more words


Broner to return on October 3rd at 140lbs

The former three division world champion Adrien Broner (30-2-0, 22 KO) looks set to return in just over two months’ time to fight Russia’s Khabib Allakhverdiev (19-1-0, 9 KO) for the vacant WBA ‘regular’ world title belt at light welterweight. 224 more words


Jessie Vargas files appeal to overturn loss vs. Tim Bradley, seeks rematch

Jessie Vargas’ defeat to Tim Bradley came amid much controversy, and the loser isn’t going to sit idle.

Vargas and his attorney, Jordan Siev, have moved forward with an appeal to the California State Athletic Commission in an attempt to overturn the defeat to a no contest. 481 more words


Brandon Rios will fight Ruslan Provodnikov or Jessie Vargas in fall

Brandon Rios is going to fight on HBO in the fall, but it won’t be against Kell Brook.

That potential matchup was deep in negotiations but fell apart for a planned Sept. 476 more words