Category Archives: Interviews

march 13 (1)

Promote James Lindemann Previews PBE Show on 17/3 at Bowlers Arena

Professional Boxing Entertainment (PBE) have announced their St Patrick’s Day show on March 17 at the B.E.C Arena, Manchester, will see former World Amateur Bronze Medallist Joe Murray top the…

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Richard Schaefer: “I love the Irish Fans”

By: Jerome Souza (@FirstClassBox) Richard Schaefer, the man behind the newly found Ringstar Sports, is off to quite a start over the past few months from a promotional standpoint. This…

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‘I Definitely Want a Shot’: Abner Mares on Facing the Winner of Frampton/Santa Cruz

By Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) Las Vegas, NV – WBA Super Welterweight titleholder Abner Mares was in attendance at the pre-fight Frampton-Santa Cruz 2 activities at the MGM Grand this weekend….

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Shawn Porter talks Josh Taylor

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) Las Vegas, NV- At Frampton-Santa Cruz 2 media luncheon, Showtime Shawn Porter spoke to the press regarding his future plans and tomorrow night’s fight card. Porter…

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Chris Conwell gets a second bite of the English title apple on March 13 in Nottingham

Manchester’s Chris Conwell has found himself preparing for another title shot. Conwell is straight back in the English title mix, this time against Carl Greaves’ fighter Sam Bowen. ‘Conny’ elaborated…

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Michael Amoo-Bediako: In Ghana There is Some Fantastic Talent Out There and They Need a Platform to Showcase Their Skills

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) I first met boxing manager and CEO of Streetwise Promotions Michael Amoo-Bediako in December 2013. It was backstage at the famous York Hall in London at…

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Josh Taylor Talks Vegas, Carl Frampton, Sparring Shawn Porter and More

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) Scotland’s Josh Taylor (7-0, 7 KO’s) is just days away from making his Las Vegas debut this Saturday night on the Frampton Vs. Santa Cruz rematch. The…

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Joe DeGuardia on Joe Smith Jr.: “I think he’s going to resonate with the entire country”

By Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) This week FirstClassBoxing.com caught up with Star Boxing’s Joe DeGuardia. After ending 2016 in dramatic fashion, via Joe Smith Jr. scoring a second upset knockout victory,…

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Oscar Valdez talks Unifying Titles, Michael Conlan, Training with Manny Robles, and More.

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) Two weeks into training camp, Oscar Valdez took time to talk with FirstClassBoxing.com. The undefeated WBO Featherweight Champ is waiting for his next opponent to be…

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Mathews: I Think Davies is Amateurish and I Know I’m Going to Win the Fight

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) On March 4th ‘Dirty’ Derry Mathews will lace up the gloves for the 52nd time in his professional career when he takes on the young and…