Don King Hosts Final Press Conference in St. Louis For His World Championship Tripleheader

Don King Hosts Final Press Conference in St. Louis For His World Championship Tripleheader ST. LOUIS, Mo.–The final press conference was held on Wednesday at Scottrade Center in St. Louis promoting Don King’s world championship tripleheader, and a fourth championship match, on Saturday. Hometown hero and unified World Boxing Council and International Boxing Federation 140-pound…

Raucous Press Conference Kicks Off ‘Gateway to Greatness’

Raucous Press Conference Kicks Off ‘Gateway to Greatness’ ST. LOUIS—A typical boxing press conference today at Scottrade Center in St. Louis suddenly turned raucous after undefeated unified 140-pound world champion Devon Alexander’s trainer told former WBA junior welterweight champion Andriy Kotelnik, a Ukrainian making his first visit to America, “That’s a long way to come…

Don King Congratulates Miguel Acosta On Victory; Venezuelan Becomes WBA Lightweight Champion

Don King Congratulates Miguel Acosta On Victory; Venezuelan Becomes WBA Lightweight Champion Promoter Notes That His Contract with Acosta Remains In Force DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla.—Boxing promoter Don King was ecstatic after learning on Saturday of Miguel Acosta’s win over previously undefeated World Boxing Association lightweight champion Paulus Moses (25-1, 17 KOs) in Moses’ home country…