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Michael ‘Baby Face’ Faragon Returns to Action

July 10, 2019 -Greg Cohen Promotions proudly announces the return of Schenectady, New York’s Michael “Baby Face” Faragon (19-1, 9 KOs). Faragon will resume his long-term promotional deal under the GCP banner and return to action on August 9 at a GCP and Rapacz Boxing show at the Grand Casino in Hinckley, Minnesota against Missouri’s…

‘Bullet’ Michael Kaplan hits world top 15

Perth’s “Bullet” Michael Kaplan has landed himself a place in the WBA’s world top 15. Kaplan doesn’t herald from a traditional boxing background, having competed at an elite level of Taekwando. The Australian light flyweight sensation opened up about his past in combat sports. Kaplan said, “I was a world-level competitor in two different forms…

Sampson Boxing Wins Araneta vs. Gauto IBF Light Flyweight Purse Bid

(July 9, 2019) -Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz of Sampson Boxing won the purse bid today to stage the IBF junior flyweight elimination fight between undefeated IBF #3-ranked Christian “The Bomb” Araneta (17-0, 15 KOs) of Cebu City, Philippines, and also undefeated #4-ranked Augustin “El Avion” Gauto (12-0, 8 KOs) of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Held in New…

Heavyweights Wallin And Flores Both Expecting Victory When They Clash

NEW YORK – July 9, 2019 –Swedish heavyweight Otto Wallin says he has too many physical advantages, while former world title challenger BJ Flores says he has too much experience to lose their upcoming 10-round clash. WBA No. 5-ranked Wallin (20-0, 13 KOs) and Flores (34-4-1, 21 KOs) will meet this Friday, July 12, in…

Young Guns ‘Who’s 0 Will Go’

SAN ANTONIO, TX (July 8, 2019) – TMB & PRB Entertainment presents, Young Guns “Who’s “0” Will Go”, a spectacular professional boxing event taking place at the Floresville Event Center on July 27, 2019, featuring some of San Antonio’s finest young fighters. Showcased on the card will be Prince Ranch Boxing’s undefeated rising stars, 18-year…

Co-Main Event and Exciting Undercard Announced for Championship Fight Series

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (July 8, 2019) – Miami via Cuba prospect Livan “Machine Gun Kid” Navarro’s eight-round welterweight showdown against Mexico City veteran Diego “Demoledor” Cruz will serve as the televised co-main event for the Friday, July 12, “Championship Fight Series” boxing event at Hard Rock Event Center at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood.…

Christian Carto Returns

ATLANTIC CITY (JULY 2, 2019)–Wildly popular bantamweight Christian Carto returns to action in a six-round bout on Saturday, August 3rd at The brand new Carousel Room inside the Showboat Hotel in Atlantic City. The card, which is promoted by Rising Star Promotions, marks the 2nd card over a 14-day period at The Showboat. The show…

Greg Cohen Promotions Signs Undefeated Welterweight Reshard ‘Too Quick’ Hicks

(July 2, 2019) – Greg Cohen Promotions proudly announces the signing of Killeen, Texas-based welterweight Reshard “Too Quick” Hicks to a promotional contract. A naturally talented athlete from Tampa, Fla., Hicks was an All-American cornerback and long jumper at Fordham University before enlisting in the Army’s 1st Cavalry Division as a mechanic and serving in…