Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and Unified Super Middleweight World Champion Claressa Shields will face Unified Jr. Middleweight World Champion Hanna Gabriels for the vacant IBF and WBA Middleweight World Championships – live Friday, June 22 at 10PM ET/PT on SHOWTIME from Masonic Temple in Detroit.
Undefeated Brooklyn based heavyweight contender Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller will watch closely this Saturday night, March 31, 2018, as WBA/IBF Heavyweight World Champion Anthony Joshua faces undefeated WBO Heavyweight World Title Holder Joseph Parker in front of an expected crowd of over 80,000 boxing fans at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, England. Said the 29-year-old Miller, “The excitement continues in the heavyweight division as Anthony Joshua steps back in the ring on Saturday against Joseph Parker and no one is more excited than me.” “A victory by Joshua will put me one step closer to joining him in the ring and will give me the chance that I’ve been working all my life to get and NO ONE deserves this more! […]
Terrell Groggins brings you the return of world class professional boxing to Detroit through his lens. A video collaboration which highlights several of the fighters of Salita Promotions, a company largely responsible for the influx of world class fighters and the resurgence of nationally televised boxing shows in Detroit. Detroit. America’s Comeback City. The city’s return to its former glory is on full display – new buildings are going up, the population is growing, jobs are coming back, the economy is on the rise, city life is vibrant. And the sport of boxing, part of the fabric of Detroit’s history, is experiencing its own comback in this comeback city. Detroit’s legendary status as a boxing capital – marked by such […]
WBC and IBF World Super Middleweight Champion, and two-time US Olympic gold-medal winner, Claressa Shields, appeared with music legend and fellow female superstar Mary J. Blige in a special 60-second short film that aired during Sunday’s worldwide broadcast of the 90th Academy Awards. Directed by Dee Rees and sponsored by Walmart, the film was inspired by Walmart delivery boxes and featured Shields and Blige as superheroes. Proudly presenting an out of this world film created by director Dee Rees. It all begins when #TheWalmartBox arrives. #Oscars pic.twitter.com/OZtoQbRs4h — Walmart (@Walmart) March 5, 2018 A world-famous singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress, Blige is a nine-time Grammy Award winner, a three-time Golden Globe nominee and the first woman to receive multiple […]