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Davies Entertainment and Underwood Promotions have joined forced to bring Professional championship boxing to the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, TX on August 24, 2019.  Capital City Fight Night will feature three title bouts headlined by San Antonio's Edward Jeramie Ortiz (8-0-2, 4KO) against Jas Phipps (10-6-2, 5KO) in a Middleweight contest for the World Boxing Council USNBC Silver Middleweight Title. San Antonio's Daniel Baiz (13-1, 5KO) takes on Marquis Hawthorne (7-11, 1KO) in a welterweight contest.  Local Austinite knockout artist James Kirkland is also on the undercard for his return.   PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS HERE

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We are excited to announce that on June 5th, 2019 Blacktop Boxings very own, Edward "THE HUNTER" Ortiz, has officially signed a manager / promotional deal with up and coming Davies Entertainment from San Antonio, TX.

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New Video By Julian Write - How It Feels

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WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder delivered the 40th knockout of his career in devastating fashion Saturday night, sending mandatory challenger Dominic “Trouble” Breazeale flat on his back with a trademark right hand in front of a raucous crowd at Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™, in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions. Successfully defending his belt for the ninth time, Wilder joins illustrious company alongside Hall of Famers Joe Louis, Muhammad Ali, Mike Tyson and more and becomes the 10th fighter in history to make nine or more consecutive successful heavyweight title defenses.   Click here to continue Reading

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The Big Ten Conference has established a new benchmark in the how-high-is-up world of college sports finance: It recorded nearly $759 million in revenue during its 2018 fiscal year. The figure, which far exceeds any comparable annual figure for a college sports conference, was revealed in a new federal tax return that the conference provided Wednesday in response to a request from USA TODAY. It is a year-over-year revenue increase of 48 percent, with the conference reaching $512.9 million in fiscal 2017. Maryland’s loan from the Big Ten in fiscal 2018 was just under $31 million. When added to its revenue share of $26.1 million, this means...

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Early on in Sunday’s Game 7 between the Raptors and Sixers, TNT announcer Kevin Harlan deemed the winner-take-all matchup one that “only a mother could love,” a reference to the horrendous shooting display the teams put on in the early going. Somewhat surprisingly, Kawhi Leonard — arguably the best player of this postseason so far, who came into Game 7 averaging 34 points and shooting 57 percent for the series — was part of the lackluster shot-making for a considerable chunk of the game. The Toronto star logged an uncharacteristically high volume, taking 30 shots through three quarters,1making only 10....

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Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez continues to serve as among the most bankable boxing stars in the world—even if his latest returns pale in comparison to his own lofty standards. The reigning World middleweight champion added another belt to his collection in a 12-round win over Daniel Jacobs in their May 4 title unification headliner at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event generated a live gate of $8,685,750 from 15,730 tickets sold, according to final receipts submitted to the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Another 1,388 complimentary tickets were issued for the event, accounting for a total of 17,088 in attendance....

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