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ERROL SPENCE RUMORS & GOSSIP

PBC on NBC Highlights: Quillin vs. Lee, Garcia vs. Peterson and Spence Jr. vs Vargas

PBC gave us two big fights on NBC this past Saturday night live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The first one was supposed to be contested for “Irish” Andy Lee’s WBO middleweight title. His opponent, the undefeated Peter Quillin, would not make weight though so the title was not on the line. The fight would end in a split draw with Quillin scoring two knockdowns (one...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

ERROL SPENCE, JR. FINISHES VARGAS IN FOURTH ROUND AT BARCLAYS CENTER

Dallas’ 2012 Olympian Errol “The Truth” Spence, Jr. (16-0, 13 KO’s) stepped into the ring for his first fight of 2015 and he continued his welterweight surge against Samuel “the Bull” Vargas (20-2-1, 10 KO’s) from Colombia. The fight was on the undercard of the Danny Garcia-Lamont Peterson welterweight and Andy Lee-Peter Quillin fight on NBC’s Premier Boxing Champions...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
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June 28, 2014  |  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...
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June 28, 2014  |  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...
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June 26, 2014  |  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...
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June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Shobox tripleheader on June 27: Wade vs. Brinson, Spence vs. Cruz, Browne vs. Mack

Three of boxing's hottest prospects will be featured at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. on Friday, June 27, as ShoBox presents an exciting tripleheader that will help prove whether these young stars are ready for prime time. In the main event, Maryland's Dominic Wade battles New York's Nick Brinson in a clash of middleweights. Plus, two 2012 U.S. Olympians attempt...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

ERROL “THE TRUTH” SPENCE, JR. TKO’S OLUOCH IN FOURTH ROUND IN SAN ANTONIO TEXAS ON ...

Photo by Stacey Verbeek On a Goldenboy promotion on Monday night in San Antonio, Texas, U.S. Olympian Errol Spence, Jr. (11-0, 9KO’s) from DeSoto, Texas took control of his fight against Peter Oluoch (12-7-2, 6KO’s) from Kenya in the first round by landing a triple combination.  He connected with a left and right to the body and finished it off with a right hand that rocked...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Errol Spence, Jr. Steals The FS1 Show

Fidel Maldonado, Jr. won in the Fox Sports 1 headliner Monday, doing his job effectively against a late replacement opponent, but a different junior, Errol Spence, was the fighter of the night. Spence and fellow 2012 U.S. Olympian Terrell Gausha were matched against opposition of the non-rollover variety -- contrary to the custom for FS1 -- and Spence, a welterweight, impressively...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTOS: Errol Spence and Maurice Hooker conclude Dallas boxing camps

  Photos by Stacey Verbeek   Prospect camps conclude: Undefeated light welterweight & 2012 US Olympian Errol Spence Jr (9-0) and undefeated light welterweight Maurice Hooker (12-0-1, 9 KOs) recently broke camp at the Maple Avenue Boxing Gym in Dallas TX.  Spence will face Noe Bolanos this Saturday in Indio, CA while Hooker departs Wednesday to Fort Lauderdale,...
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December 09, 2013  |  Discuss
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