Tag: Fights

Herring Takes Unanimous Decision Over Lamont Roach Jr.

✏ By Jon Uddin

In front of 7,412 fans, 🇺🇸Jamel “Semper Fi” Herring made a successful first defense of the WBO Super-Featherweight Title he won back in May over Masayuki Ito.

The Marine veteran who completed two tours in Iraq, had his Corps brothers in attendance as he defeated 🇺🇸Lamont Roach Jr. by unanimous decision on Veterans Day and the Marines birthday weekend. Continue reading “Herring Takes Unanimous Decision Over Lamont Roach Jr.”

A Brilliant Fight – Inoue Shows Moxy & Versatility En Route to a Decision Victory, While Donaire Once Again Proves his Legend

What a beautiful fight this was, between two esteemed boxers who openly hoped to face each other in the 🎥World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) Final once the Tournament was set up in the division, and the participants were announced. The Bantamweight Champion of the World and Tournament #2 seed 🏆🇯🇵Naoya “Monster” Inoue (19-0-0, 16KO👊) through grueling back and forth action in spots became the Unified RING/WBA/IBF Bantamweight Champion, and now has the Muhammad Ali Trophy in his possession as a reward for going through his toughest fight with one of the true legends of the sport in Tournament #8 seed 🇵🇭Nonito “Flash” Donaire (40-6-0, 26KO👊), who proved once again why he is a First-Ballot Hall-of-Fame worthy by making a real contest of it. Continue reading “A Brilliant Fight – Inoue Shows Moxy & Versatility En Route to a Decision Victory, While Donaire Once Again Proves his Legend”

Takuma Inoue Rallies in the 12th, but Falls Short – Nordine Oubaali Defends his Title

A pretty good scrap took place on the Inoue/Donaire card, one that seen WBC Bantamweight Titlist 🇫🇷Nordine Oubaali (17-0-0, 12KO👊) winning a Unanimous Decision against game younger challenger 🇯🇵Takuma Inoue (13-1-0, 3KO👊).

Continue reading “Takuma Inoue Rallies in the 12th, but Falls Short – Nordine Oubaali Defends his Title”

Herring Makes First Defense of WBO Title Against Roach

BY  JON UDDIN ✒

It’s the first title defense for WBO Super-Featherweight Champion 🇺🇸Jamel Herring (20-2-0, 10KO👊) Saturday night. The “Fighting Marine” will take on 🇺🇸Lamont Roach Jr. (19-0-1, 7KO👊) a five year pro out of Washington D.C. who is getting his first crack at a World Title. Continue reading “Herring Makes First Defense of WBO Title Against Roach”

More Bantamweight Title Action on the Horizon (Oubaali vs. Inoue)

Naoya isn’t the only Inoue taking center-stage on Thursday, as his little brother gets a shot at a major Title on the undercard of Naoya Inoue/Nonito Donaire’s 🎥WBSS Tournament final, hoping to turn this event into an Inoue takeover. Undefeated WBC interim Titlist 🇯🇵Takuma Inoue (13-0-0, 3KO👊) will face off against talented undefeated French WBC Bantamweight Titlist 🇫🇷Nordine Oubaali (16-0-0, 12KO👊). Continue reading “More Bantamweight Title Action on the Horizon (Oubaali vs. Inoue)”