MaxBoxing News http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news <p><strong>Boxing and poker &ndash; maybe a start on something new?</strong></p> <p>Even though both sports are known for intense action and rough characters, boxing and poker aren&rsquo;t usually combined. This didn&rsquo;t stop&nbsp;Gus Hansen (known as one of the biggest&nbsp;<a href="http://www.pokerlistings.com/full-tilt-poker">full tilt poker</a>&nbsp;names)and Danish poker pro Theo Jorgensen from&nbsp;<a href="http://ekstrabladet.tv/sport/article1116901.ece">duking it out</a>. Both know en MaxBoxing.com Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:23:41 GMT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Affino 5 RSS Generator support@maxboxing.com Boxing Returns To Ballys http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/boxing-returns-to- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb1" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/boxing-returns-to-"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5840/Generic12.JPG" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser1" style="float:left;"> This Friday night(Aug 7), boxing returns to the Ballroom at Bally&rsquo;s in Atlantic City, New Jersey a triple-header featuring the return to the series of Ukrainian middleweight prospect Sergiy Derevyanchenko as he faces his toughest test to date,against Elvin Ayala. </div> </div> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 20:47:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/boxing-returns-to- Avila goes for first title August 8 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/avila-goes-for-first-title-august-8 <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser2" style="float:left;"> By John J. Raspanti: Manual “Tino” Avila has engaged in 17 professional fights. He’s won them all, scoring seven of those wins by knockout. On August 8, Avila, still considered a prospect, will step up in class when he meets Yoandris Salinas at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California. Up for grabs is the vacant NABF super bantamweight title. The Cuban-born Salinas (21-2-2, 14 KOs) came within a couple of points of upsetting WBA super featherweight champion Scott Quigg in 2013, </div> </div> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:27:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/avila-goes-for-first-title-august-8 ‘The Bulldog’ Steps In To Face Browne http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/the-bulldog-steps-in-to-face-browne <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb3" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/the-bulldog-steps-in-to-face-browne"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5848/LucasBrownevsPaulButlin.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser3" style="float:left;"> Canadian MMA star turned pro boxer Icho "The Bulldog" Larenas has stepped in to face Lucas Browne at The Melbourne Pavilion in Melbourne, Australia next Friday (August 14) following the withdrawal of Gonzalo Basile. </div> </div> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:02:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/the-bulldog-steps-in-to-face-browne Saunders Prepares For Title Challenge http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/saunders-prepares-for-title-challenge <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb4" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/saunders-prepares-for-title-challenge"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5848/SaundersandLeeheadtohead.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser4" style="float:left;"> Billy Joe Saunders starts his training camp today with the clock counting down to his massive WBO Middleweight title clash against champion Andy Lee on Saturday 19th September at Thomond Park in Limerick. </div> </div> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 13:38:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/saunders-prepares-for-title-challenge Roc Nation Hit With $20 million Lawsuit http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/roc-nation-hit-with-20-million-lawsuit <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb5" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/roc-nation-hit-with-20-million-lawsuit"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5827/DemetriusAndradecelebrateswinwithhispromoter.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser5" style="float:left;"> Two American promoters have issued a $20 million lawsuit against Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports. </div> </div> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 10:29:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/roc-nation-hit-with-20-million-lawsuit Shumenov Made WBA Mandatory Challenger http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/shumenov-made-wba-mandatory-challenger <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb6" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/shumenov-made-wba-mandatory-challenger"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5848/HeadcoachIsmaelSalasandBeibutShumenov.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser6" style="float:left;"> Newly crowned WBA Interim cruiserweight champion Beibut Shumenov has become the mandatory challenger for WBA “regular” cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev of Russia. </div> </div> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 09:27:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/shumenov-made-wba-mandatory-challenger Svensson Gets Second Title Shot http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/svensson-gets-second-title-shot <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb7" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/svensson-gets-second-title-shot"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5849/EricaFariasandKlaraSvensson.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser7" style="float:left;"> Klara Svensson gets her second shot at a world title on September 19 when she challenges Marisa Gabriela Nunez for the IBF Female World Light Welterweight title at the Rosvalla Stora Ishallen at the Nyköpings Arenor in Nyköping, Sweden. </div> </div> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 09:16:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/svensson-gets-second-title-shot Szpilka And Sulecki Headline Tarver/Cunningham Undercard http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/szpilka-and-sulecki-headline-tarvercunningham-undercard <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb8" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/szpilka-and-sulecki-headline-tarvercunningham-undercard"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5810/Generic2.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser8" style="float:left;"> Polish contenders Artur Szpilka and Maciej Sulecki and Kamil Laszczyk highlight a full night of undercard action at Prudential Center, in Newark, New Jersey,USA on Friday, August 14. </div> </div> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 08:53:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/szpilka-and-sulecki-headline-tarvercunningham-undercard Judah Signs Promotional Deal With Greg Cohen http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/judah-signs-promotional-deal-with-greg-cohen <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb9" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/judah-signs-promotional-deal-with-greg-cohen"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5828/01JudahvsMalignaggiIMG4597.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser9" style="float:left;"> Greg Cohen Promotions have signed five-time world champion and Zab "Super" Judah of Brooklyn, New York, to a co-promotional agreement, along with Judah’s Super Judah Promotions. </div> </div> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:56:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/judah-signs-promotional-deal-with-greg-cohen Commonwealth Title News: Galahad Stripped Of Title After Failing Drugs Test http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/commonwealth-title-news-galahad-stripped-of-title-after-failing-drugs-test <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb10" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/commonwealth-title-news-galahad-stripped-of-title-after-failing-drugs-test"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5840/KidGalahad.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser10" style="float:left;"> The Commonwealth Boxing Council has released their latest title news. </div> </div> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 13:11:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/commonwealth-title-news-galahad-stripped-of-title-after-failing-drugs-test