LOS ANGELES (August 18, 2016) – As fans from around the world get ready to descend on the home of the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas for the world championship showdown between former two-division world champion and Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez (47-1-1, 33 KOs) and current WBO Junior Middleweight World Champion, Liam […]
Philadelphia, PA (July 12, 2016)–Banner Promotions is pleased to announce the re-signing of former world title challenger and Boxcino 2014 Middleweight champion, Willie Monroe Jr. to an exclusive promotional agreement. Monroe of Rochester, New York has a record of 20-2 with 6 knockouts and is coming off a 10-round unanimous decision over fellow former world […]
Verona, NY (June 10, 2016)–They were Boxcino champions, and in each of their last bouts, Willie Monroe Jr. and John Thompson fought for world titles. This Saturday night, June 11 they will meet in a very important bout at the Turning Stone Resort Casino. Monroe and Thompson will fight in a middleweight bout scheduled for […]
PHILADELPHIA (May 16, 2016) — It will be a battle of the Boxcino champions when former world title challengers, Willie Monroe Jr. and John Thompson, square off in a 10-round middleweight bout in the main event of SHOWTIME BOXING on SHO EXTREME on Saturday, June 11, live 7 p.m. ET/PT from The Turning Stone Resort […]
Official Weights from California: Gennady Golovkin: 159.0 lbs. Willie Monroe Jr.: 160.0 lbs. Roman Gonzalez: 111.0 lbs. Edgar Sosa: 112.2 lbs. Join the conversation on Twitter: #GolovkinMonroe Photos by Emily Harney
HBO Boxing Insider Kieran Mulvaney goes one on one with Willie Monroe Jr. Golovkin vs. Monroe happens Sat., May 16 at 10pm ET/PT on HBO.