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PETER QUILLIN RUMORS

WBO middleweight champion Peter Quillin vacates title

  Peter Quillin has vacated his WBO middleweight title, turning down a career-high payday to fight mandatory challenger Matt Korobov. Quillin announced his decision Thursday through Golden Boy Promotions. The WBO imposed a deadline on Quillin (31-0, 22 KOs) to agree to the title defense. Instead, he chose to pass on more than $1.4 million, his share of a purse bid by Roc Nation...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin vacates WBO middleweight title

LOS ANGELES (AP) Peter Quillin has vacated his WBO middleweight title, turning down a career-high payday to fight mandatory challenger Matt Korobov. Quillin announced his decision Thursday through Golden Boy Promotions. The WBO imposed a deadline on Quillin (31-0, 22 KOs) to agree to the title defense. Instead, he chose to pass on more than $1.4 million, his share of a purse bid...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin Opts To Vacate Title

BREAKING NEWS - Well the wait is over. Peter Quillin, with the help of his “team” chose to pass up a career high payday and vacate the WBO belt instead of fighting number 1 contender Matt Korobov. Quillin issued to following statement via instagram: RocNation is now left without a fight after outbidding Golden Boy and Top Rank to win the purse bid. Will a fight between WBO Number...
Via BadCulture
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Boxer Peter Quillin’s Wife Gives Birth After 36 Hours in Labor

She’s the real MVP. The whole pregnancy, child birthing process just seems real uncomfortable to. Reason number 36 while I like being a guy. Boxing champ Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin tells TMZ Sports his wife is the REAL bad ass in the house after giving birth to their son after a 36 hour labor!! Peter — the reigning WBO middleweight champ — says his son Joaquin was born...
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Z’s Roc Nation Wins Purse Bid For Quillin-Korobov Bout

We reported earlier that Jay Z has jumped feet first into the sport of boxing by getting his promotional license.  According to Dan Rafael, Mr. Carter didn’t wait long to make a first impression. Roc Nation outbid and reportedly blew away the competition at today’s WBO purse bid for Peter Quillin’s mandatory defense against Matt Korobov. Former Golden Boy executive David...
Via Thacover2
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Gabriel Rosado offers all-access tickets to his fight against Peter Quillin to supporters of Tyrell Biggs documentary

Philadelphia fighter Gabriel Rosado wants to see the "Whatever Happened to Tyrell Biggs" documentary get made.  To help the filmmakers reach their goal on Kickstarter, Rosado graciously donated two sets of all access tickets to his sold out title fight against the undefeated Peter Quillin in Atlantic City on October 26th. You'll also be ringside for the anticipated Hopkins...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Sergio Mora wants shot at Peter Quillin for planned October fight

With undefeated IBF middleweight champion Peter Quillin still in search of an opponent for his upcoming title defense October 26 in Atlantic City, former WBC junior middleweight champion and current world-rated middleweight contender Sergio Mora says that he would be honored to step in to face the champ. "Peter Quillin is a really strong, big, and avoided middleweight champion...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

DANNY GARCIA AND PETER QUILLIN RETAIN TITLES IN THRILLING NIGHT OF BROOKLYN BOXING;

Zab showed as much heart as he ever has.
Via Halestorm Sports
April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin: I’m good looking and tough with balls, I’ve got the whole package

World Boxing Organization (WBO) middleweight champion Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin (28-0, 20 KOs) puts his title belt and unbeaten record on the line April 27 in his much-anticipated first world title defense against challenger Fernando Guerrero (25-1, 19 KOs) at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Quillin was originally schedule to defend against Guerrero on February...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 26, 2013  |  Discuss
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