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ERROL SPENCE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Results & photos: Errol Spence & Dominic Wade each win decisions on Shobox in Vegas

Undefeated Errol Spence, Jr. didn’t lose a round and may have made the transition from prospect to contender in a dominating unanimous decision victory (100-90 three times) over the durable Ronald Cruz in the main event of ShoBox from The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Spence (13-0, 10 KOs) was remarkably efficient with his power punches, landing...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Spence dominates Cruz en route to lopsided unanimous decision win

  Credit: Esther Lin / SHOWTIME After it was questioned to how former 2012 U.S. Olympian Errol Spence Jr. would do as he stepped up in competition he showed why he’s nicknamed “The Truth” in his lopsided unanimous decision victory over Ronald Cruz Friday night at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Leaving Cruz’s face battered only added to the proof that...
Via Fight Hub TV
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Shobox weigh-in results & photos: Errol Spence vs. Ronald Cruz, Dominic Wade vs. Nick Brinson

Undefeated welterweight prospect Errol “The Truth” Spence, Jr. weighed in at 146.6 pounds and young veteran Ronald Cruz tipped the scales at the contracted limit of 148 pounds during Thursday’s official weigh-in for their 10-round main event showdown Friday, June 27 on ShoBox. Unbeaten middleweight prospect Dominic “Lights Out” Wade measured 161.6 pounds and once...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
24 days ago  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Yuriorkis Gamboa, Terence Crawford And Errol Spence, Jr.

Boxing is back in the Midwest in a big way this weekend, with two televised shows coming from the Great Plains. In case you were wondering about the history of boxing in that part of the US, there’s plenty — the image above is of Joe Louis sparring with Private First Class Booker T. Laster at Fort Crowder, Mo. in 1943. The larger of the two, between lightweights Yuriorkis Gamboa...
Via The Queensbury Rules
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Spence's loss ensures shutout

The U.S. men's boxing team is heading home with no Olympic medals for the first time. Welterweight Errol Spence dropped a 16-11 decision to Russia's Andrey Zamkovoy in the quarterfinals on Tuesday night. Spence represented the last chance for the most successful team in Olympic boxing history to add to its record 108 medals. Instead, the Dallas-area fighter started slowly...
Via AP on Fox
August 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Olympic boxing results: Final men’s USA boxer Errol Spence in action

The men's Olympic boxing quarterfinals for the Flyweight and Welterweight divisions were held on Tuesday. The last remaining member of the USA boxing team, Errol Spence, was in action in the Welterweight division, where a win would assure him of at least a bronze medal and a chance for more. So how did things fare for Spence and Team USA's final chance for a men's boxing...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Spence tasked with saving US

The British boxers already know they're making a big medal haul out of their home Olympics. Errol Spence is the only one who can prevent the American men from leaving London empty-handed. Spence must beat Russia's Andrey Zamkovoy to avoid the first medal shutout of the U.S. men's boxing team in Olympic history when they meet Tuesday night in a quarterfinal welterweight...
Via AP on Fox
August 06, 2012  |  Discuss

US' Errol Spence fights on after overturned result

Errol Spence thought he was out of the Olympics, one last U.S. boxer done in by the vagaries of the amateur scoring system. The welterweight thought he had taken the final defeat in the worst Olympic performance ever by the American team that once reigned atop the sport. About five hours after Spence trudged out of ExCel arena with fellow loser Rau'shee Warren and their deflated...
Via AP on Fox
August 04, 2012  |  Discuss

US boxer Spence gets loss overturned

A few hours after the U.S. men's boxing team thought it was done at the Olympics, amateur boxing's governing body decided Errol Spence deserved to fight on. AIBA overturned Spence's loss to Indian welterweight Krishan Vikas late Friday night, five hours after the defense-minded Vikas had apparently clutched and grabbed his way to a 13-11 victory. After the American...
Via Fox Olympics
August 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Team USA boxers Jose Ramirez & Errol Spence win on Day 2 of Olympic boxing action

The fast and furious boxing action at the London 2012 Olympic Games resumed at the ExCeL with the remaining first preliminary bouts of the Lightweight (60kg) and Welterweight (69kg) categories in the evening session. Two more USA boxers were in action in the second session on Sunday, and both men, Jose Ramirez and Errol Spence, got the win they needed to continue in the tournament...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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