Photo Credit Vincent Vallejo/Goossen Tutor
Los Angeles, California – The Kick-Off Press Conference for “FIGHT FOR PEACE HEAVYWEIGHT HISTORY”, The World Boxing Council Heavyweight Championship was held today at the famed Heritage Hall on the campus of the University of Southern California. Joining top rated contenders BERMANE “B. Ware” STIVERNE and CHRIS “The Nightmare” ARREOLA were their promoters, Hall of Famer Don King and longtime California promoter Dan Goossen.
MONTREAL- The 2013 “Fighter of the Year,” according to The Ring Magazine and many other boxing publications, as well as the recipient of the prestigious “KO of the Year” award, Adonis “Superman” Stevenson ( 23-1-0, 20 KOs ) returns to the ring May 24 at Bell Centre in Montreal to defend his World Boxing Council (WBC), The Ring and lineal light heavyweight titles for the third time against challenger Andrzej Fonfara (25-2-0, 15KO ).
MAIN EVENT (10) – WELTERWEIGHTS
ANTONIN DECARIE (29-2, 9 KOs), Former World Title Challenger, Laval, Quebec, Canada 149.6 lbs.
PABLO MUNGUIA (19-4, 11 KOs), Former Mexican Champion, Mexico City, Mexico 147.2 lbs.
Photo Credit – Andrew Stokes
FORT JACKSON, S.C. – WBA International Welterweight Champion Luis Collazoarrived this week at Fort Jackson Military Base in South Carolina to prepare for his upcoming WBC Silver Welterweight World Championship bout against former unified world champion Amir “King” Khan. The bout was officially announced earlier this week as the co-main event of “THE MOMENT: Mayweather vs. Maidana” which will take place onMay 3 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev., live on SHOWTIME PPV