Tag: WBO Super-Bantamweight Title

Brutal Showdown to Go Down in Lure for the History of the Division, as Stephen Fulton Jr. Eeks Past Brandon Figueroa to Unify WBC and WBO Super-Bantamweight Titles

Written by Tré Berry III✍️🖊️ | 11/28/2021

Another one…🗓️2021 has been a bit of a renaissance year in terms of getting top bill performances, and in getting the elite talent back to meeting each other in the ring. A strong night of boxing Saturday was – but it was the headliner showdown at Park Theater in Las Vegas, between WBO titlist 🇺🇸Stephen “Cool Boy Steph” Fulton Jr. (20-0-0, 8KO👊), and fellow undefeated WBC titlist 🇺🇸Brandon “Heartbreaker” Figueroa (22-1-1, 17KO👊) that stole the fight of the week honors, and will certainly garner interest in much higher accolades, as it was the latest of burgeoning Fight of the Year candidates. Continue reading “Brutal Showdown to Go Down in Lure for the History of the Division, as Stephen Fulton Jr. Eeks Past Brandon Figueroa to Unify WBC and WBO Super-Bantamweight Titles”

Cool Boy Steph and Heartbreaker to Set the Division on Fire, as Figueroa and Fulton Jr. Fight for Rights to Be Called a Unified World Titlist

There are some circles in boxing that is equally as anticipatory about the title unification bout between undefeated WBC Super-Bantamweight world titlist 🇺🇸Brandon “Heartbreaker” Figueroa (22-0-1, 17KO👊), and unblemished WBO Super-Bantamweight world titlist 🇺🇸Stephen “Cool Boy Steph” Fulton Jr. (19-0-0, 8KO👊), as any other fight that has taken place in the last quarter of the 2021 year, or bouts sitting on the schedule that hasn’t reached its Continue reading “Cool Boy Steph and Heartbreaker to Set the Division on Fire, as Figueroa and Fulton Jr. Fight for Rights to Be Called a Unified World Titlist”

The Anticipation Soars, As Legend Guillermo Rigondeaux Set To Try & Defeat Powerful John Riel Casimero, With the WBO Title On the Line

The week is here, where two of the elite Bantamweights in the world will accompany each other in the ring. Explosive Filipino WBO Bantamweight world titlist 🇵🇭John Riel Casimero (30-4-0, 21KO👊) will look to take the difficult challenge of defending his title, against Cuban legend, and former RING-MAGAZINE Super-Bantamweight Champion of the World 🥇🥇🇨🇺Guillermo “El Chacal” Rigondeaux (20-1-0, 13KO👊), who at his advanced age, is still capable of making great things happen inside the ring. Continue reading “The Anticipation Soars, As Legend Guillermo Rigondeaux Set To Try & Defeat Powerful John Riel Casimero, With the WBO Title On the Line”

A Strong Inside Fight Goes 12, and the WBO Super-Bantamweight Title Exchanges Hands to Fulton Jr.

A strong PBC main event it was on Showtime Championship Boxing, as 🇺🇸Stephen Fulton Jr. (19-0-0, 8KO👊) fought his way to a hard earned victory over 🇺🇸Angelo Leo (20-1-0, 9KO👊), taking the burgundy WBO Super-Bantamweight Title, and further proving his stature in an already talent-laden division that promises a lot of action to manifest. Continue reading “A Strong Inside Fight Goes 12, and the WBO Super-Bantamweight Title Exchanges Hands to Fulton Jr.”

Persistence Pays Off for Leo, Wins WBO Super-Bantamweight Belt

A full circle moment was capped off for 🇺🇸Angelo Leo (20-0-0, 9KO👊), who went from sleeping in his car in earlier days while training, to winning what was the vacant WBO Junior-Featherweight Title by defeating 🇺🇸Tramaine Williams (19-1-0, 6KO👊) by Unanimous Decision. Continue reading “Persistence Pays Off for Leo, Wins WBO Super-Bantamweight Belt”