NABO News

Photos: Oleksandr Gvozdyk-Craig Baker

By Keith Idec, photos by Mikey Williams It took Oleksandr Gvozdyk five-plus rounds to do something significant Saturday night.... more

Hooker Back in the Ring Saturday

By Robert Hughes Photos: Stacey Verbeek While Terrance Crawford is 650 miles north in Lincoln, Nebraska fighting for all... more

Photos: Alberto Machado, Carlos Morales – Ready For War

The weights are now in, as NABO Super Featherweight champion Alberto “El Explosivo” Machado (17-0, 15 KOs) and NABA... more

Photos: Alberto Machado, Carlos Morales – Go Face To Face

NABO Super Featherweight champion Alberto “El Explosivo” Machado (17-0, 15 KOs) and NABA Super Featherweight champion Carlos “The Solution”... more

Martinez looks to keep 0 on Telemundo Friday

Undefeated super flyweight Jose “Chiquito” Martinez (19-0-1, 12 KOs) of Las Marias, Puerto Rico looks to remain unbeaten as... more

Martinez hits Kissimmee, FL

Jose “Chiquiro” Martinez arrived in Orlando, Florida in anticipation of his upcoming fight this Friday, July 28th at the... more

Carmona-Martinez clash Friday on Telemundo

The popular series Boxeo Telemundo Ford will conclude their summer season this Friday, July 28 at the Osceola Heritage... more

Sammy Valentin media day in Tampa

 Photo: Latinboxsports – Undefeated NABO Welterweight Champion and WBO #9 contender “Hurricane” Sammy Valentin (12-0, 9 KOs) held a... more

Alberto Machado Crushes Juan Jose Martinez in One Round

 Photo by Jose Ramos By Reynaldo “El Papi Chulo” Sanchez – PONCE, PUERTO RICO – Alberto ‘El Explosivo’ Machado staked his NABO... more

Photos: Alberto Machado, Juan Jose Martinez – Official Weigh-In

PONCE, PUERTO RICO – Alberto ‘El Explosivo’ Machado is risking his NABO, the regional organization affiliated with the WBO, in... more

Photos: Alberto Machado, Juan Jose Martinez – Go Face To Face

PONCE, PUERTO RICO – Alberto ‘El Explosivo’ Machado is risking his NABO, the regional organization affiliated with the WBO, in... more

Alberto Machado pitted against Juan José Martínez on April 1 in Ponce

Puerto Rican unbeaten and rising star Alberto ‘El Explosivo’ Machado will clash with tough Mexican warrior Juan José ‘Piquet’... more

Hooker poised for PPV debut

By Jeff Zimmerman Photos by Stacey Verbeek From the hardscrabble streets of Dallas, Texas to the bright lights of... more

Photos: Maurice Hooker, Claressa Shields Putting in Work

NABO Junior Welterweight Champion Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker (21-0-2, 16 KOs) and Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa “T-Rex” Shields co-hosted... more

WBO #3 Marriaga KOs WBO #14 Robb for NABO belt

By Karl Freitag Photos: Mikey Williams / Top Rank – In a clash of featherweight contenders, WBO #3 Miguel... more

Antonio Margarito Drops, Edges Ramon Alvarez With Split Nod

Centro De Convenciones, Rosarito, Baja California –  Former world champion Antonio Margarito (40-8, 27 KOs) won a ten round split decision... more

Maurice Hooker Blasts Barnett Out With First Round Knockout On Co-Main Event of Andre Ward/Brand Card

Written by Hector Sanchez / Photos by Stacey Verbeek – Super Lightweight champion Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker (21-0-2, 16 KO’s) from... more

Orlando Cruz Fends Off Scrappy Alejandro Valdez For TKO Win

By Jake Donovan Orlando Cruz should consider fighting for a cause more often. The veteran super featherweight contender turned... more

Fenomenal victoria de Orlando ‘El Fenómeno’ Cruz sobre Alejandro Valdez

Orlando ‘El Fenómeno’ Cruz se apuntó una fenomenal victoria el viernes en la noche en Kissimmee, Florida, y se... more

Orlando Cruz visits Pulse victims memorial

Photos: Alex Menendez – At the one month anniversary, first openly gay world title contender Orlando Cruz visited the... more

Jarrell Miller destroys Nick Guivas

 By Jim Dower: – Undefeated hard hitting WBO #11, WBA #12, IBF #15 heavyweight contender Jarrell Miller (17-0-1, 15 KOs)... more