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Boxing-Irie wins maiden women’s boxing gold for Japan in upset

TOKYO, Aug 3 (Reuters) – Japan’s Sena Irie upset reigning world champion Nesthy Petecio of the Philippines to take Olympic gold within the girls’s featherweight boxing on Tuesday, delivering the host nation’s first gold ever in girls’s boxing. Petecio who was seen because the favorite within the struggle, took silver. Italian Irma Testa and Briton […]

Leigh Wood produces thrilling upset over Xu Can, scores 12th-round stoppage

ESSEX, England – Leigh Wooden slayed “The Monster”. The Nottingham man, a hefty pre-fight underdog in opposition to The Ring’s No. 3 featherweight Xu Can, produced the efficiency of his life to stun after which knockout the scary Beijing man, stopping him with 17 seconds remaining within the Twelfth spherical. Wooden was excellent. He tried to […]

Ireland claim rowing bronze while Walker causes boxing upset

Rowing: Eire’s ladies’s 4 win bronze to take Eire’s first medal of the Video games (read full report here); Paul O’Donovan and Fintan McCarthy attain males’s light-weight double sculls ultimate; Aoife Casey and Margaret Cremen fifth in ladies’s double sculls semi-final; Aileen Crowley and Monika Dukarska fifth in ladies’s pair semi-final; Philip Doyle and Ronan […]

Late Replacement Anthony Yigit Looking To Upset Rolando Romero

Rolando Romero (left), Anthony Yigit Late substitute Anthony Yigit is aiming to shake up the division! When Interim WBA World light-weight champion Rolando “Rolly” Romero (13-0, 11 KO’s) misplaced his first opponent, Austin Dulay, he was enraged. Personally Romero was not going for the injury story and felt that Dulay was trying to dodge a […]

A quarter-century ago, first Bowe-Golota fight could have been a great upset instead of just upsetting

Not lengthy after the primary pairing of former heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe and Andrew Golota have been central figures in an almost-classic upset that devolved into one of the crucial infamous incidents in boxing historical past, Larry Hazzard Sr., government director of the New Jersey State Athletic Management Board, mused concerning the potential positives that […]

Sampedro upset in Puerta Vallarta » July 10, 2021

Makina Boxing Promotions LLC (Courtney Frye/CEO) offered an occasion Friday evening titled “Patas Saladas” in Puerta Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico. The primary occasion noticed featherweight prospect Jose Antonio Sampedro (11-2, 6 KOs) of Queretaro, Queretaro, Mexico, get upset by native pug Cristian Ramon Cortes (7-21-3, 1 KOs). Fightnews.com® talked about previous to the battle that Cortes’ […]

Fresh off upset win, Jimmy Williams is ready to face the junior middleweight elite

Williams (left) takes on Enver Halili. Picture by Williams Paul/ Icon Sportswire by way of Getty Photographs) Final month, Jimmy “Quiet Storm” Williams scored what was maybe the best win of his profession. In the principle occasion of a present at Buckhead Combat Membership in Atlanta, Williams (18-5-2, 6 knockouts) defeated former junior middleweight titleholder […]

Mario Barrios eyes Gervonta Davis upset before Josh Taylor challenge

June twenty fifth, 2021 Esther Lin Mario Barrios faces his hardest problem on Saturday evening in opposition to a fighter in Gervonta Davis, transferring up in weight but once more. Rising steadily by way of the ranks, Barrios finds himself on the paid platform with the chance to halt one of many best-undefeated runs within […]

Jaime Munguia Vs. Kamil Szeremeta Undercard Results: Gabe Rosado Scores The Massive Upset Against Bektemir Melikuziev

Posted on 06/19/2021 Regardless of being an enormous underdog, Gabriel Rosado (26-13-1, 15 KOs) scored probably the most important win of his profession in opposition to the beforehand undefeated Bektemir Melikuziev (7-1, 6 KOs). After being compelled to take a knee because of a effectively positioned physique shot within the opening spherical, Rosado rose to […]

Kirkland Laing, known for upset win over Roberto Duran, dies at age 66

DETROIT – SEPTEMBER 4,1982: Kirkland Laing (R) connects with a left jab in opposition to Roberto Duran in the course of the bout at Cobo Corridor on September 4, 1982 in Detroit, Michigan. Kirkland Laing gained by a SD 10. 1982 Upset of the Yr – Ring Journal. (Picture by: The Ring Journal/Getty Photos) Kirkland […]