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  1. Gatica looking to shine in Boxcino semis

    Dan Rafael

    The Boxcino middleweight tournament rolls on this week with the semifinals of the eight-man tournament on "Friday Night Fights" (ESPN2, 9 ET). Vitalii Kopylenko (23-0, 13 KOs) of Ukraine takes on Willie Monroe Jr. (16-1, 6 KOs) of Rochester, N.Y.,...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  2. Tonsilitis KOs Jessie Magdaleno

    Dan Rafael

    Blue chip junior featherweight prospect Jessie Magdaleno was supposed to fight on April 11 in Las Vegas on an ESPN2 card Top Rank is putting on at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas the night before the big show the next night, the one headlined by the Manny ...

    Blog | March 31, 2014
  3. Garcia-Cayo tops Thursday night special

    Dan Rafael

    For one week at least, ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" will come to you on a Thursday night with a special May 1 edition from Hialeah Park, the iconic South Florida race track, and there's an interesting main event: Robert Garcia versus Victor Manuel C...

    Blog | March 12, 2014
  4. Pelullo hopes Boxcino yields star

    Dan Rafael

    The first of promoter Artie Pelullo's two eight-man Boxcino tournaments begins on this week's edition of "Friday Night Fights" (ESPN2, 9 p.m. ET) at the Edgewater Casino in Laughlin, Nev. First up will be the lightweight quarterfinals with these s...

    Blog | February 19, 2014
  5. Martirosyan to face tough Cuello

    Dan Rafael

    Junior middleweight contender Vanes Martirosyan's main event on ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" on March 21 will come against rugged Luciano Cuello of Argentina. The fight, announced Tuesday, will take place at the Morongo Casino Resort & Spa in Cab...

    Blog | February 05, 2014
  6. Boxcino pairings unveiled on FNF

    Dan Rafael

    The pairings for the two eight-man Boxcino 2014 tournaments were unveiled on this week's "Friday Night Fights" on ESPN2. The lightweight tournament kicks off with six-round quarterfinal bouts on Feb. 21 at the Edgewater Hotel & Casino in Laughlin,...

    Blog | January 31, 2014
  7. Two 8-man Boxcino tournaments to air on 'Friday Night Fights'

    Dan Rafael

    Eight-man tournaments in the lightweight and middleweight divisions will be the focus of five editions of ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" beginning on Feb. 21, the network announced on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | January 29, 2014
  8. Stevenson-Kovalev plan in motion

    Dan Rafael

    A couple of weeks ago, as part of an appearance on ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" -- see the video above -- I was asked to give my opinion on the two fights I most hoped would happen in 2014. My No. 1 pick (in the non-Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pac...

    Blog | January 27, 2014
  9. Yenifel Vicente replaces Arash Usmanee in 'Friday Night Fights' m...

    Dan Rafael

    Junior lightweight Juan Antonio Rodriguez of Mexico will face late substitute Yenifel Vicente in the main event of this week's "Friday Nights Fights" on ESPN2, the network said on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | January 07, 2014
  10. Arash Usmanee injures ankle, withdraws from junior lightweight bo...

    Dan Rafael

    Junior lightweight contender Arash Usmanee suffered an ankle injury and withdrew Sunday from his upcoming bout against Juan Antonio Rodriguez.

    Story | Conversation | January 05, 2014
  11. 'Friday Night Fights' season opens with Argenis Mendez-Rances Bar...

    Dan Rafael

    With the 17th season of ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" set to kick off next month, the first four main events of the 26-card season were finalized Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2013
  12. Argenis Mendez-Rances Barthelemy to open new 'FNF' season on Jan....

    Dan Rafael

    Junior lightweight titlist Argenis Mendez will make his mandatory defense against Rances Barthelemy on Jan. 3 as the new season of ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" kicks off with the first of 26 cards, Warriors Boxing promoter Leon Margules said Monday.

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2013
  13. Amidu tabbed as Burgos' new foe

    Dan Rafael

    After junior lightweight contender Juan Carlos Burgos lost his opponent -- Daulis Prescott, due to a case of kidney stones -- last week, the hunt was on for a new opponent for his July 26 fight (ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes) at Thunder Valley Casino Resor...

    Blog | July 15, 2013
  14. Hunt is on for a Burgos opponent

    Dan Rafael

    A few notes from the boxing world: • Junior lightweight contender Juan Carlos Burgos is in need of a new opponent for his fight on July 26 (ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes). Burgos (30-1-1, 20 KOs), who fought to a disputed draw with titleholde...

    Blog | July 10, 2013
  15. Allan Green, former super middleweight world title challenger, pu...

    Dan Rafael

    One day after missing his contract weight by six pounds, Allan Green pulled out of this week's ESPN2 "Friday Night Fights" main event, citing food poisoning.

    Story | Conversation | July 05, 2013
  16. Allan Green fails to make weight by six pounds for fight with Ele...

    Dan Rafael

    Allan Green, the former super middleweight world title challenger, was not even close to making weight for his scheduled 10-round bout against Eleider Alvarez.

    Story | Conversation | July 04, 2013