Boxing news & bits: October 11, 2015

NewsIconBOXING 4 FREE is here with your somewhat daily boxing news & bits.  The world of professional boxing is a busy one; lets look at some of the latest news and bits from this past weekend.  Read more after the break.



  • Gabriel Bracero (24-2, 5 KOs) knocked out Danny “Bhoy” O’Connor (26-3, 10 KOs) in less than a minute Saturday night in Lowell, Massachusetts.
  • WBC lightweight champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (40-3, 27 KOs) scored a fourth round knock out over Ivan “Macanón” Cano (23-7-2, 15 KOs) on Saturday night in Caracas, Venezuela.
  • It’s a date:  WBO middleweight champion Andy Lee will fight Billy Joe Saunders at the Manchester Arena on December 19th.
  • The BIG fight is coming:  Gennady Golovkin versus David Lemieux, this Saturday at Madison Square Garden in New York City.



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Justin M. Salvato
Justin M. Salvato is the creator & owner of BOXING 4 FREE. He's a former amateur boxer, former USA Boxing coach, and former boxing fitness instructor. These days he enjoys vintage computing, retro video games, and talking tech. He also writes a blog about the Coleco ADAM computer and Life with Microsoft.

1 Comment on "Boxing news & bits: October 11, 2015"

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