Fight-size Boxing Update: Andy Ruiz Jr. Throws Jab At Tyson Fury, Tureano Johnson, Dave Allen Reacts To Loss

Your fight-size boxing update:

- Unified heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr., who was present at the Manny Pacquiao vs. Keith Thurman fight in Las Vegas, posted a tweet about his appearance on the FOX pay-per-view broadcast alongside WBC champion Deontay Wilder. In response to another person on Twitter, Ruiz took a jab at Tyson Fury and his lineal heavyweight championship.

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- Tureano Johnson defeated Jason Quigley to win the NABF middleweight title on a Golden Boy Promotions card from Indio, California. Below are the results of the top fights of that July 18 card:

  • Tureano Johnson defeated Jason Quigley by KO, round 9, 3:00 to win the NABF middleweight title
  • Leonardo Baez defeated Alberto Ezequiel Melian by unanimous decision (97-93, 97-93, 97-93) to win the NABA super bantamweight title
  • Marlen Esparza defeated Sonia Osorio by unanimous decision (79-73, 79-73, 78-74) to retain the WBO NABO Female flyweight title
  • Ricardo Rafael Sandoval defeated Marco Sustaita by KO, round 5, 1:16 to retain the WBC Youth Intercontinental flyweight title
  • Charles Huerta defeated Recky Dulay by unanimous decision
  • Anthony Reyes defeated Gilberto Duran by KO, round 1, 2:10
  • Carlos Morales defeated Rosekie Cristobal by KO, round 2, 1:08

- Shortly after his loss to David Price on July 20, British heavyweight Dave Allen took to Twitter to discuss the loss and give props to Price on the win.

- Former WBO super featherweight champion Masayuki Ito will return to the ring on September 13 on a card in Japan that will also feature Reiya Abe vs. Ryo Sagawa for the Japanese featherweight title.

- Dennis McCann will compete on the undercard of the August 3 Top Rank card from Falls Park in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The card, which will be streamed on ESPN+ in the United States, will be headlined by Michael Conlan vs. Diego Alberto Ruiz.

- Jay-R Raquinel will defend his OPBF flyweight title against Takuya Kogawa on August 23 at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo.

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