Youngstown’s Lyell to fight for middleweight crown

Columbus Boxing ExaminerSamuel Rossi Youngstown’s own Billy Lyell (22-7, 4 KO) has just signed to square off against IBF Middleweight Champion Sebastian Sylvester (32-3 15 KO) next Saturday night in Neubrandenburg, Germany. A 2002 graduate of Niles McKinley High School and recent graduate of Youngstown State University, Lyell is currently ranked #14 by the IBF. The fighter’s handlers entered a…

OSCAR DE LA HOYA TO HOST PRESS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE THE RETURN OF “FIGHT NIGHT CLUB” TO CLUB NOKIA AT L.A. LIVE FOR ANOTHER SEASON OF MONTHLY EVENTS

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Trevor Prangley To Face Karl Amoussou In Main Event When STRIKEFORCE Challengers Series Hits San Jose Feb. 26

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