Cornelius Bundrage http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/30044/all en Boxing: Alexander injury delays Brook world title bid again http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/boxing-alexander-injury-delays-brook-world-title-bid-again <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Undefeated British welterweight Kell Brook will have to wait again for his first world title bout after a scheduled fight with Devon Alexander on February 23 in Detroit was postponed on Monday.</p> <p>Alexander, a 25-year-old American, suffered a biceps injury during training that forced an indefinite postponement of the International Boxing Federation crown he won last October with a unanimous decision over Randall Bailey.</p> <p>It's the second delay for the bout, which had been planned for January 19 in Los Angeles but was pushed back after Brook suffered an ankle injury in December.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/boxing-alexander-injury-delays-brook-world-title-bid-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boxers Cornelius Bundrage Kell Brook Kell Brook Sports AFP Mon, 04 Feb 2013 20:16:29 +0000 5745748 at http://www.globalpost.com Boxing: Bundrage hopes for hometown edge in title defence http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130222/boxing-bundrage-hopes-hometown-edge-title-defence <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Ishe Smith heads into hostile territory on Saturday when he challenges Cornelius Bundrage for the International Boxing Federation light middleweight belt in the champion's hometown.</p> <p>But Smith, promoted by unbeaten welterweight Floyd Mayweather, says fight fans in Detroit won't be able to help Bundrage when they step between the ropes.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130222/boxing-bundrage-hopes-hometown-edge-title-defence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boxers Boxing Cornelius Bundrage Cornelius Bundrage Sports AFP Fri, 22 Feb 2013 21:16:58 +0000 5763790 at http://www.globalpost.com Boxing: Ishe wins IBF junior middleweight title http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/boxing-ishe-wins-ibf-junior-middleweight-title <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Ishe Smith seized the International Boxing Federation junior middleweight world title on Saturday with a 12-round split decision over hometown hero Cornelius Bundrage.</p> <p>In a fight marked by repeated holding and shoving, Smith outworked the 39-year-old champion in the late rounds to earn scores of 116-111 from two judges, while the third saw it 114-113 for Bundrage.</p> <p>It was enough to make Smith the first fighter born in the boxing haven of Las Vegas to win a world boxing title.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/boxing-ishe-wins-ibf-junior-middleweight-title" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boxers Boxing Cornelius Bundrage Cornelius Bundrage Ishe Smith Sports AFP Sun, 24 Feb 2013 07:16:44 +0000 5764741 at http://www.globalpost.com