Monthly Archives: June 2014

In His Own Words: Bilal Mahasin

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Photos: Terence Crawford wins a thriller; stops Yuriorkis Gamboa in the ninth

Photos from the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Neb. as WBO lightweight champion Terence Crawford 24-0 (17 KO’s) wins a thriller over Yuriorkis Gamboa (23-1, 16 KO’s). Crawford overcame a slow start before dropping the Cuban stalwart four times on his way towards a resounding ninth round stoppage victory.

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Errol Spence Jr. overwhelms Ronald Cruz, wins unanimous decision

A ringside view of Errol Spence Jr.’s commanding ten-round decision over Philadelphia’s Ronald Cruz (20-4, 15 KO’s) from the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Spence was in control, winning every round on all three judges’ cards, and sees his record rise to 13-0 with 10 knockouts.

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Photos: Shawn Porter sparring Emanuel Taylor inside of Barry’s Boxing in Las Vegas

HustleBoss.com was inside of Barry’s Boxing in Las Vegas, Nevada as IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter (24-0-1, 15 KO’s) sparred with junior welterweight contender Emmanuel Taylor (17-2, 12 KO’s). Porter is scheduled for a fall showdown with Kell Brook while Taylor is slated to face off with Karim Mayfield next month.

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Exclusive photos: Weigh-in coverage from the Hard Rock [Wade-Brinson, Errol Spence Jr., LaDarius Miller, Lanell Bellows, more]

Exclusive photos from the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas ahead of the ShoBox: The New Generation event, featuring the likes of Shawn Porter, Errol Spence Jr., LaDarius Miller, Money Prince, BJ Flores, Lanell Bellows, Dominic Wade, Lanardo Tyner, and several others.

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Shawn and Kenny Porter on the latest news regarding the Kell Brook situation

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HustleBoss.com catches up with trainer Kenny Porter and his son, IBF welterweight champion Shawn, as they reveal the latest about a possible showdown vs. Kell Brook later this year.

Fes Bautista improving, getting stronger under Dewey Cooper’s guidance in Las Vegas

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HustleBoss.com steps inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club as aspiring professional Fes Bautista discusses his days training with Dewey Cooper and David Hayes out in Las Vegas.

Photos: Erislandy Lara Las Vegas media day ahead of Canelo showdown

Photos from the Long Life Fighter Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada as as WBA junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara (19-1-2, 12 KO’s) hosts the media ahead of his Julye 12 clash on Showtime pay per view vs. Canelo Alvarez (43-1-1, 31 KO’s).

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All Access: Canelo vs. Lara – Episode 1 Clip [Erislandy Lara's story]

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Check out this recent Showtime clip about WBA junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara ahead of his July 12 clash on Showtime pay per view vs. Canelo Alvarez.  In this video you will see a side to the Cuban star that has yet to be seen.

Exclusive photos: Shane Mosley Jr. swings back through Las Vegas for some work

Exclusive photos from Las Vegas as Shane Mosley Jr. (1-0, 1 KO) swings back through the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas to get some more work.

Mosley Jr. went some rounds with super middleweight prospect Lanell Bellows (7-1-1, 6 KO’s) and former amateur standout Kevin Newman II during his latest trip.

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Damien ‘Sugar’ Vasquez looking to take his career to the next level with his new team

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HustleBoss.com steps inside of the Top Rank Gym as we check out flyweight prospect Damien ‘Sugar’ Vasquez working with his new team, including trainer Ismael Salas and trainer/cut man extraordinaire Miguel Diaz.

Photos: Robert Guerrero returns to the win column after besting Kamegai in a war

More coverage from the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. as former four-division titlist Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero (32-2-1, 18 KOs) returns from a 13-month layoff to win a twelve round war with Yoshihiro Kamegai (24-2-1, 21 KOs) in  a Showtime-televised thriller. Guerrero had been inactive following his loss to Floyd Mayweather last year but is now looking for bigger fights.

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Photos: Devon Alexander bounces back with a decision victory over Jesus Soto Karass

Photos from the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. as former two-division world champion Devon Alexander 26-2 (14 KO’s) bounces back with a unanimous decision victory over the always-game Jesus Soto Karass. Alexander was coming off of a tough loss to Shawn Porter this past December that saw him relinquish his IBF welterweight title.

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Adrien Broner tells Gary Russell to keep his head up; interested in Robert Guerrero later this year?

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Photos: Vasyl Lomachenko defeats Gary Russell Jr. to capture his first world title

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Photos from the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. as two-time Olympic gold medalist Vasyl Lomachenko (2-1, 1 KO) defeats Gary Russell Jr. (24-1, 14 KO’s). by way of majority decision to capture the WBO featherweight world championship.

Oscar De La Hoya wants to work with Floyd Mayweather and create the biggest fights possible

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How far can Robert Guerrero go if he gets past Kamegai? [Gym talk at the MBC]

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HustleBoss.com steps inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club for thoughts on Robert Guerrero and how far he can go following his match vs. Kamegai tonight.

Breaking down Gary Russell Jr. vs. Vasyl Lomachenko at the Mayweather Boxing Club

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HustleBoss.com steps inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club as we break down this weekend Gary Russell Jr. vs. Vasyl Lomachenko clash.

Early photos from Carson: Gennady Golovkin, Adrien Broner, and others in attendance plus bonus shots

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Updates from Carson: Chad Dawson, Michael Hunter, and Sharif Bogere grab wins

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