Stacked Broner v Granados Card Adds Avanesyan v Peterson & Brown v Williams

Avanesyan BCINCINNATI (January 24, 2017) -WBA Welterweight Champion David Avanesyan (22-1-1, 11 KOs) will defend his title against former two-time world champion Lamont Peterson (34-3-1, 17 KOs) in a 12-round matchup that serves as the co-main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Saturday, February 18 from the Cintas Center at Xavier University in Cincinnati. Televised coverage on SHOWTIME begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT with unbeaten light heavyweight contender “Sir” Marcus Browne (18-0, 13 KOs) meeting hard-hitting former title challenger Thomas “Top Dog” Williams Jr. (20-2, 14 KOs) in a 10-round showdown. The event is headlined by former four-division world champion Adrien Broner taking on hard-hitting contender Adrian Granados. “It is a great pleasure for…

Adrien Broner Gets Deep With The Breakfast Club (Video)

Adrien Broner is back in news and it’s not due to any legal infractions… Mr. AB aka About Billions paid a visit to the Breakfast Club to hold court with the hosts and give watchers a candid look into the what makes him tick. Charlamagne is no holds barred as usual when asking AB about his criminal activity, actions outside of the ring and more.

Adrien Broner Defeats Theophane In 9; Calls Out Mayweather

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 2, 2016) – Four-division world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner didn’t have much of a problem beating and stopping Ashley “The Treasure” Theophane at 1:10 in the ninth round in the main event of tonight’s Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike event in front of a sold out crowd of 8,172 at the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. At 26-years-old, Broner, who lost his 140-pound world title on the scale when he failed to make the bout’s weight limit, improved his record to 32-2, 24 KOs. The controversial fighter from Cincinnati, Ohio, displayed his strength and range of skills against a seasoned Theophane, whose record dropped to 39-7-1, 11 KOs. Tonight’s show…

Broner Loses Title On Scale, Fight Still On

And the woes for Adrien Broner continue… At Thursday’s weigh-in for his Friday night match-up against Ashley Theophane, Broner failed to make the 140-lb weight limit coming in at 140.4. Given the standard 2 hours to lose the addition .4, Broner declined to return to the scales thus forfeiting the WBA world super lightweight title. Theophane now not only has the opportunity to win the vacant title but will pocket an addition undisclosed amount of Broner’s purse according to ESPN’s Dan Raphael. This is the second time Broner has been stripped of a title in his professional career for failing to make the divisional weight limit. To watch the full weigh-in courtesy of FightHype.com, click below.

Live Stream: Adrien Broner vs Ashley Theophane 10AM PT

With Adrien Broner’s current legal troubles, his on-going battle of words with Floyd Mayweather, a new reality series and the usual things that go along with a day in the life of Broner, today’s press conference is must-see TV. Today at 10AM PT, watch as Broner and opponent Ashley Theophane hold their final press conference ahead of Saturday night’s clash in Washington DC. In addition to the combatants and their teams, retired pound-for-pound champion Floyd Mayweather is scheduled to appear as well. Theophane has been virtually ignored and dismissed since the fight announcement making you wonder if Mayweather Promotions is goading fans into believing a #50 is on the horizon featuring Broner and Mayweather? To access today’s press conference,…

Photos/Quotes: Theophane, Love Media Workout

LAS VEGAS (March 18, 2016) – 140-pound contender Ashley “The Treasure” Theophane and super middleweight contender J’Leon Love hosted a Las Vegas media workout Thursday as they prepared for their respective showdowns on Friday, April 1 from the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. Theophane takes on super lightweight world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike beginning at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT. Love will compete in a non-televised undercard attraction. Tickets for the live event, which is promoted by About Billions Promotions and Mayweather Promotions in association with HeadBangers Promotions, are priced at $200, $100, $50 and $25, and are on sale now. To purchase…

PBC: Broner v Allakhverdiev Weigh-In Photos/Results

CINCINNATI, OH – With the weigh-in now complete, it’s all systems go for Saturday night’s WBA super lightweight championship bout between Adrien Broner and Khabib Allahkverdiev. A lean, chiseled Broner weighed in at 138.5 pounds, his leanest weight in recent years while Allakhverdiev tipped the scales at 139 pounds. For complete weigh-in results, see below. Photo Credit: Stephanie Trapp/SHOWTIME

Adrien Broner, Khabib Allakhverdiev, & More Media Workout

Photo credit: Stephanie Trapp/SHOWTIME CINCINNATI, Ohio — (Sept. 30, 2015) – Adrien Broner (30-2, 22 KOs) and Khabib Allakhverdiev (19-1, 9 KOs) held a media workout at The Punch House in Cincinnati on Wednesday as they prepare for this Saturday’s WBA Super Lightweight World Championship, live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT) from U.S. Bank Arena. In the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING co-feature, undefeated IBF Junior Lightweight World Champion Jose Pedraza (20-0, 12 KOs) will defend his title against former world title challenger Edner Cherry (24-6-2, 19 KOs). SHOWTIME EXTREME fighters and undefeated prospects Robert Easter Jr. and Jamel Herring also participated in Wednesday’s workout. Easter Jr. (15-0, 12 KOs) will take on Juan Ramon Solis…

Shawn Porter Def. Adrien Broner; Spence Wins

Photo credit: Suzanne Teresa/Premier Boxing Champions LAS VEGAS – Shawn “Showtime” Porter (26-1-1, 16 KO’s) put on a dominating effort against Adrien “The Problem” Broner (30-2, 22 KO’s) in a comfortable UD victory. The scorecards read 114-112, 115-11 and 118-108. Most boxing experts ringside saw it as an easy decision win for Porter who survived a slight scare in the twelfth round. Porter came down to a 144lb catchweight for this fight, which led many to believe that the catchweight would prove to be a big advantage for Broner. However, Porter proved that the weight did not affect him at all. The first round was a round where both fighters were mostly just trying to figure…

Broner, Porter Make Weight, Now who wins? (Poll, Prediction, Photos)

Photo Credit: Suzanne Teresa:Premier Boxing Champions LAS VEGAS — Weighing in at 144 pounds and 143.5 pounds respectively, the fight is on and combatants Adrien Broner and Shawn Porter now rehydrate and make last minute preparations for Saturday night’s Premier Boxing Champions show down at the MGM in Las Vegas. In the weeks leading up to the bout, attention swirled around the specifics of the bout’s weight restrictions (max weight, hydrate clause) but seem to have been placed on the back burner, for now, as both fighters took the scale and achieved the negotiated limit. With Porter fighting at the smallest weight of his professional career the focus now shifts to performance and outcome. Will the smaller assignment slow…