Latest Welterweight Stories

2011-05-08 00:05:46

Pacquiao vs Mosley is an upcoming Welterweight superfight for the WBO Welterweight championship. Catch all the action and excitement and view live Manny Pacquiao vs Shane Mosley and follow each round, each fight in HD. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2011 The superfight between Manny Pacquiao and Shane Mosley will be held today at MGM Grand, in Las Vegas, Nevada. All fans will be so excited for this fight. Pacquiao is heavily favored to win, as many fans and critics believe the 39 year old...

2011-04-19 15:05:00

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Authentic Sports Management® (ASM) announced that recent stable signee Anthony "Rumble" Johnson (9-3) will square off against Nate "The Great" Marquardt (31-10-2) in a highly-anticipated welterweight bout at "UFC® on Versus 4." This fight will serve as the main event for the card, which will take place Sunday, June 26th at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania....

2011-04-11 13:53:00

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Authentic Sports Management® (ASM®) today announced it is representing mixed martial arts fighter Carlos Condit in a management deal to include sponsorships, appearances and talent representation. Condit now joins the premiere roster of fighters with ASM including Thiago "The Pitbull" Alves, Alan Belcher, Rashad "Suga" Evans, Kenny "Ken-Flo" Florian, reigning UFC® Light Heavyweight...

2011-03-24 00:00:29

Boxer "Sugar" Shane Mosley has taken to Twitter to start a pre-fight battle with rival Manny Pacquiao through a series of witticisms on Twitter. Boxing fans can follow the fray via @SugarShaneM on Twitter or by searching for #SugarTime at http://search.twitter.com. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) March 22, 2011 Boxer "Sugar" Shane Mosley has taken to Twitter to start a pre-fight battle with rival Manny Pacquiao through a series of witticisms on Twitter. Boxing fans can follow the fray via...

2010-09-27 05:00:00

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Tequila CAZADORES®, the number-one premium tequila in the world(1) and Official Spirits Sponsor of Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®), is proud to announce the 15th recipient of the Tequila CAZADORES® Spirit Award. Welterweight fighter, Matt Serra has accepted this award. Matt Serra is known for his competitive spirit and long history with Mixed Martial Arts. (Photo:...

2010-07-30 09:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Three-time Grammy Award-winner MC Hammer has launched Alchemist Management (www.alchemistmgmt.com), a management, promotion, marketing and brand-building firm for MMA fighters. Hammer serves as the new company's CEO and has named Lex McMahon as President and Nima Safapour as Vice President of Business Affairs and General Counsel. Alchemist Management is based in Los Angeles. Hammer brings significant experience in top-tier sports and entertainment...

2010-01-22 10:06:00

SEAL BEACH, Calif., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Known as one of the best pound for pound fighters of all time, Georges St. Pierre, the UFC® Welterweight Champion, will take a break from the Canadian winter and train in Miami for his next fight on March 27th, 2010 versus Dan Hardy in Newark, New Jersey. While in Miami, he will meet fans and sign autographs at Affliction's South Beach Miami store. Georges "Rush" St. Pierre, commonly referred to as GSP, is a Canadian MMA world...

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