CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

5673 results for "top rank"

Page of 316
  1. Donaire-Walters good to go

    Dan Rafael

    Top Rank made official on Friday what has been known for weeks -- that featherweight titleholder Nonito Donaire and secondary titlist Nicholas Walters will fight. They're set to meet Oct. 18 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, and open a ...

    Blog | September 20, 2014
  2. Caribe wins Rigondeaux-Avalos purse bid

    Dan Rafael

    Caribe Promotions, the lone promoter of unified junior featherweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux since the expiration of his deal with Top Rank in July, won a purse bid on Friday for his mandatory defense against Chris Avalos. Caribe was the onl...

    Blog | September 19, 2014
  3. Rios-Alvarado III possible

    Dan Rafael

    A few notes from the boxing world: • Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado are 1-1 in their two hellacious fight of the year contenders. A rubber match to settle the score is a must, and Top Rank promoter Bob Arum told ESPN.com that he hopes t...

    Blog | September 16, 2014
  4. Jessie Vargas to fight Antonio DeMarco in defense of junior welte...

    Dan Rafael

    Junior welterweight Jessie Vargas will make the second defense of his title when he faces former lightweight titleholder Antonio DeMarco on Nov. 22 in Macau, China, Top Rank promoter Bob Arum announced.

    Story | Conversation | September 15, 2014
  5. Video results for "top rank"

  6. Audio results for "top rank"

  7. Oregon remains at No. 2; USC drops

    Kyle Bonagura

    Oregon strengthened its hold on the No. 2 spot in the fourth AP poll of the season, but the Pac-12 is without two top-10 teams for the first time this season. The Ducks picked up an additional first-place vote and are six points closer to top-rank...

    Blog | September 14, 2014
  8. Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s still got it

    Brian Campbell

    LAS VEGAS -- It was an intense yet very different 12 rounds of action between pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana in Saturday's rematch at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. But after Mayweather (47-0, 26 KOs) defended his welter...

    Blog | September 14, 2014
  9. Oscar, Arum inch closer to doing business

    Dan Rafael

    LAS VEGAS -- When Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya paid a visit a couple of months ago to the Los Angeles home of Top Rank promoter Bob Arum, it was to put the years of animosity behind them, not to talk any specific business. Aft...

    Blog | September 13, 2014
  10. Terence Crawford to defend title at home vs. Raymundo Beltran

    Dan Rafael

    Terence Crawford will make his second title defense at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha when he takes on mandatory challenger Raymundo Beltran on Nov. 29.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2014
  11. Verdejo returns to Orlando

    Dan Rafael

    Blue chip lightweight prospect Felix Verdejo, a 2012 Puerto Rican Olympian, will be back in action on Oct. 4 in Orlando, Fla., promoter Top Rank announced. Verdejo (14-0, 10 KOs), 21, will face Sergio Villanueva (26-4-2, 13 KOs), 23, of Mexico, in...

    Blog | September 07, 2014
  12. Arum: Bradley eyes Chaves fight

    Dan Rafael

    Although Top Rank promoter Bob Arum's main reason for being in New York on Thursday was to wrap up the final stop on the 12-day media tour for the Nov. 22 HBO PPV fight between welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao and junior welterweight titleholder C...

    Blog | September 04, 2014
  13. Quillin-Korobov in trouble?

    Dan Rafael

    Middleweight contender Matt Korobov has signed for his mandatory shot against titlist "Kid Chocolate" Peter Quillin, doing so last week after promoter Top Rank received the contract from Roc Nation Sports, the sports agency founded by music mogul Jay...

    Blog | September 01, 2014
  14. Pacquiao, Algieri kick off promo tour

    Dan Rafael

    Welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao, junior welterweight titlist Chris Algieri and their teams are about to embark on a trip that makes me ill to even think about. In an effort to promote Pacquiao's defense against Algieri on Nov. 22 (HBO PPV) at ...

    Blog | August 20, 2014
  15. Roc Nation Sports wins Kid Chocolate Quillin-Matt Korobov purse b...

    Dan Rafael

    Roc Nation Sports won a purse bid on Monday to secure the promotional rights to a mandatory fight between middleweight titleholder "Kid Chocolate" Peter Quillin and Matt Korobov, even though it does not promote either fighter.

    Story | Conversation | August 18, 2014
  16. Rigondeaux, Santa Cruz call each other out

    Dan Rafael

    Unified junior featherweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux was ordered to begin negotiations with mandatory challenger Chris Avalos on Friday. The sides have 30 days to make a deal, otherwise a purse bid will be ordered. Either camp can also decli...

    Blog | August 05, 2014
  17. Diego Chaves secures visa, will be able to fight Brandon Rios

    Dan Rafael

    After some anxious days with the fight in jeopardy, Top Rank promoter Bob Arum said Wednesday that Diego Chaves' visa had finally been taken care of and that he was expected in Las Vegas on Thursday for his fight with Brandon Rios.

    Story | Conversation | July 30, 2014
  18. Notes: Crawford to defend title

    Dan Rafael

    Caught up with Top Rank promoter Bob Arum on Tuesday and here a couple of interesting tidbits: • Lightweight titleholder Terence Crawford's second defense is penciled in for Nov. 29 (HBO) at the CenturyLink Center in his hometown of Oma...

    Blog | July 29, 2014