Maurice Hooker to Battle for WBO/NABO Junior Welterweight Championship Title
DALLAS, TX – May 21, 2015 – The Undercard Promotions, LLC and the North American Boxing Organization (NABO) announce the unanimous decision of NABO to sanction the Maurice Hooker vs. Karim Martinez fight for the vacant WBO NABO Junior Welterweight Championship Title on Friday, June 26, 2015, 8 p.m. at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Downtown Dallas. The winner of the NABO Championship will garner an automatic Top 15 ranking into the World Boxing Organization (WBO) monthly world ratings. [read more]
|Money is Money!|
Saturday, April 25th Big Card Promotions will present FIGHT NIGHT AT THE MAJESTIC at the historic Majestic Theatre in downtown Dallas. This electric evening will showcase the return of Dallas native Roberto Marroquin (24-3-1) against Marcos Leonardo Jimenez (20-5) for the vacant USBA Jr. Lightweight Championship. In its 91-year history, the Majestic Theater has hosted a variety of acts from Harry Houdini to Mae West to Bob Hope – but until now, the venue has never hosted a live professional boxing match. Attendees will be transported back in time with the “Big Card Bombshells” Burlesque Ring Card Girls and surrounded by the elegant ambiance of this beautiful historical venue in which the ring will be placed on the stage. Other exciting fights on the night’s card will include Chad Trahan (7-1) vs. Latin Mundy (8-9), Christopher Jones (3-1) vs. Jerome Davis (6-3) and in separate bouts 2012 National Golden Gloves Champion George Rincon (1-0) vs. Rashad Jones (pro debut) and James Gray (pro debut) vs. Arthur Parker. The Majestic Theatre is located at 1925 Elm St., Dallas, Texas 75201. Tickets start at $25 and are available at www.prekindle.com/bigcardpromotions or by calling 888-454-4353 from 10AM – 6PM Monday through Friday. Doors open at 6PM / First Fight at 7PM. Fight Card Subject to Change. [read more]
HBO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING
AT UTA’S COLLEGE PARK CENTER
ARLINGTON, TX -- Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) World lightweight champion and the Boxing Writers Association of America's (BWAA) Fighter of the Year, TERENCE "Bud" CRAWFORD, is movin' on up -- to the junior welterweight division -- where he will take on THOMAS "Thunder" DULORME, the No. 2-world-rated contender, for the vacant World Jr. Welterweight title.
Crawford vs. Dulorme will take place Saturday, April 18, at College Park Center located on the campus of the University of Texas Arlington. The world championship fight will be televised as part of a split site doubleheader live on HBO Boxing After Dark®, beginning at 8:45 p.m. CT. [read more]
|Black Gloves Fight Night 04/03/15 Results
NABA Super Welterweight Championship
Texas Heavyweight Title
John Vera154.5 lbs, Ft Worth, TX defeated Aaron Anderson, 154 lbs, Knoxville, TN by TKO 1:45 Rd 3
Samuel Clarkson 172.5 lbs, Novato, CO defeated Jay Williams, 165 lbs, Monroe, LA by TKO 2.27 Rd 6
Joshua Dunmoodie 154 lbs, Ft Worth, TX defeated Julio Cesar Rangel, 154 lbs, Mexico City, Mex. by MD
Taronze Washington, 163 lbs, Dallas, TX defeated KeAndrael Lieatherwood 162 lbs, Tuscaloosa, AL by TKO 1.04 Rd 4
DALLAS BOXING LEGEND, DICKIE COLE, FIRST TO BE INDUCTED
INTO THE TEXAS BOXING HALL OF FAME
ARLINGTON, TEXAS--- The newly formed Texas Boxing Hall of Fame has announced that Dallas boxing legend, Dickie Cole, will be the first to be enshrined into the organization. The 84 year old Cole will be honored in a ring ceremony during the April 18, HBO Boxing After Dark event at College Park Center, at the University of Texas at Arlington [read more]
“2 Days: Terence Crawford”
Premieres Tonight on HBO
April 6, 2015 – HBO Sports® debuts an all-new installment of “2 Days” when the feature segment returns Tonight at 9:15 p.m. (CT) with a behind-the-scenes look at undefeated sensation Terence Crawford, one of boxing’s fastest rising stars.
Crawford is slated to return to the ring on Saturday, April 18 when he meets the formidable Thomas Dulorme from the College Park Center at the University of Texas Arlington on HBO Boxing After Dark. The event will be part of terrific split site doubleheader on HBO starting at 8:45 p.m. (CT).
“2 Days” is a revealing and intimate look at a 48-hour span in the life of a boxer in the lead-up to one of his fights and the next edition will focus on Omaha native Terence Crawford. HBO cameras followed the 2014 BWAA “Fighter of the Year” last November when he defeated Ray Beltran on Thanksgiving Weekend in front of the hometown fans. The win was Crawford’s 25th consecutive triumph as a pro and his last at 135 pounds where he was the premier lightweight performer. His upcoming fight will see the 27-year-old make his debut at 140 pounds.
HBO air times include: April 6 (10:15 p.m.), 9 (5:30 p.m. & 12:35 a.m.), 12 (1:15 p.m.), 13 (8:15 a.m.), 15 (1:45 p.m. & 10:15 p.m.), 17 (2:00 a.m. & 7:15 p.m.) and 18 (8:45 a.m.).
HBO2 air times include: April 8 (11:50 a.m. & 8:00 p.m.), 10 (2:40 a.m. & 4:30 p.m.), 11 (10:05 a.m.), 14 (3:30 p.m.), 17 (11:00 p.m.) and 18 (4:30 p.m.).
HBO Latino air times include: April 6 (10:15 p.m.), 9 (5:30 p.m.), 12 (1:15 p.m.), 13 (8:15 a.m.), 15 (1:45 p.m. & 9:45 p.m.), 17 (2:25 a.m.) and 18 (8:45 a.m.).
All times are ET/PT
“2 Days” will also be available on the HBO On Demand® service, HBO GO® and at www.hbo.com/boxing as well as various other new media platforms that distribute the series.
FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS WITH THE UNDERCARD
DALLAS, TX – March 20, 2015 – Friday Night Fights with The Undercard returns for the second of eight LIVE fights planned for 2015. A total of nine matches are slated for Friday, March 27, 8 p.m. at DiamondJacks Casino & Resort in Bossier City, LA. The main event will feature undefeated Dallas native Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker with a record of 17-0-2 against Dedrick Bell of Memphis, TN. Other Dallas boxers featured are: Carlos Adame, Jr, Marco Vazquez, Jr., DeMarcus Oatman, Fernando Garcia and Marco Alcaraz. [read more]
RESULTSFIGHT NIGHT LIVE
FRIDAY, MARCH 6TH: 8PM
KAY BAILEY HUTCHISON CONVENTION CENTER
THE UNDERCARD RETURNS
With Season 2 and a Series of Eight Live Fights
DALLAS, TX – Feb. 12, 2015 – Based on the success of the series and live fight in 2014, The Undercard, reality television series and LIVE fights returns to the silver screen and the ring. Beginning Saturday, February 21st at 10:00PM CST, viewers can catch Season 2, Episode #1 on television partner, KDAF-TV CW33. The half-hour episodes will feature cast members from the first season and introduce new boxers and storylines, as they prepare for the next chapter in their boxing career and personal life. Carlos Adame and Alberto Fundora join the cast for 2015; and, viewers will find out if Marco Vasquez has recovered from his hand injury in 2014 and will be cleared for his first fight in March 2015. A total of eight LIVE fights will be scheduled between Dallas, Texas and Bossier City, Louisiana over the course of 2015. Tickets on-sale at BoxingUndercard.com for:
The Undercard Returns
Friday Night Fights with The Undercard
Based in Dallas, Texas, Undercard Promotions, LLC is a boxing promotion company organized to promote talented young boxers training in and around the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Undercard Promotions, LLC will promote professional LIVE fights for these boxers, as well as produce and distribute a multi-part reality TV series and fights with partner KDAF-TV, CW33. For more information, including boxer bios, images, show times and more, visit BoxingUndercard.com.
coming to -- UTA'S College Park Center
TERENCE CRAWFORD AND THOMAS DULORME
TO ANNOUNCE WORLD TITLE FIGHT AT
DALLAS/FORT WORTH AREA PRESS CONFERENCE
Thursday! March 5...1:30 P.M. (CT)
College Park Center - Univ. of Texas Arlington
ARLINGTON, TX (March 3, 2015) -- Undefeated WBO World Lightweight hampion and the Boxing Writers Association of America's (BWAA) "2014 Fighter of the Year" TERENCE CRAWFORD and THOMAS DULORME, the No. 2 world-rated junior welterweight contender, will host a Dallas/Fort Worth area press conference announcing their World Championship rumble, Thursday! March 5, on the arena floor of the College Park Center, located on the campus of the University of Texas Arlington (600 South Center St., Arlington, TX 76010-1814). The press conference will begin at 1:30 p.m. CT. [read more]