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O’connell Returns To Boxing Ring On Thanksgiving Eve

Windham, NH [August 24, 2018] – Boston Boxing Promotions has announced that North Andover, Massachusetts welterweight “Irish” Tommy O’Connell will return to The Castleton Banquet and Conference Center in Windham, New Hampshire for his third pro fight as he takes on Bennington, Vermont’s Andre “The Finisher” Belcarris at the Thanksgiving Eve Boxing Spectacular, Wednesday, November…

Joey Dawejko Puts UK Olympian Joe Joyce on Blast

(August 24, 2018) – After being stepped over as Joe Joyce’s next opponent, Philadelphia fan favorite Joey Dawejko is calling out the highly touted UK-based heavyweight for taking the easy road. Since turning professional, Joyce, the outspoken 2016 Olympic Super-Heavyweight Silver Medal Winner and now Commonwealth (British Empire) Heavyweight Champion, has made a habit of…

Coyle forced to withdraw

Tampa, FL (August 24, 2018) – Connor “The Kid” Coyle was forced to withdraw from his October 6 bout as part of Fire Fist Boxing Promotions’ “Night of Champions” card in St. Petersburg, FL. During his training camp in Ireland, Coyle’s back began to swell and cause him pain. The unbeaten 28-year-old battled through the…

Brandon Robinson to now take on Ernest Amuzu

Philadelphia, PA (August 23, 2018) -Brandon Robinson will now take on veteran Ernest Amuzu in the eight-round super middleweight main event that will headline a great night of action on Friday, September 14th at The 2300 Arena in Philadelphia. The nine-bout card is promoted by King’s Promotions. Robinson of Philadelphia has a record of 10-1…

Ruben Villa Aims to Stay Unbeaten

PHILADELPHIA, PENN. / ORANGE, Calif. (Aug. 22, 2018) – For the third time in his young career, featherweight Ruben Villa (12-0, 5 KOs) faces a well experienced veteran looking to upend his hot start. Villa, who turned 21 in April, headlines Thompson Boxing’s “Locked n’ Loaded” event against Jose Santos Gonzalez (23-6, 13 KOs) of…

Antowyan AIkens battles DeCarlo Perez

Atlantic City, NJ (August 22, 2018) – Glen Tapia has suffered a shoulder injury in training, thus elevating an “All-Atlantic City Battle” between super middleweight’s Antowyan Aikens and DeCarlo Perez to the eight-round main event on Saturday, September 8th at The Bourbon Room in The Showboat Hotel in Atlantic City. The fight, which will be…

Shoh Ergashev Wins Again in Russia

(August 21, 2018) – Undefeated junior welterweight slugger Shohjahon “Shoh” Ergashev notched another dominating victory on Sunday night, in front of a packed house at the Korston Club Hotel Moscow, in Moscow, Russia, as he demolished opponent Juma Waswa in four one-sided rounds. Fighting in the 10-round main event, Uzbekistan-born southpaw Ergashev (now 13-0, 12…

Arnold Khegai Stays Undefeated with TKO 2 over Africa’s Mudde Ntambi

(August 21, 2018) – Ethnic Korean, Ukrainian-born junior featherweight slugger Arnold Khegai stayed undefeated on Sunday, August 19, with an impressive two-round stoppage over Uganda’s Mudde Robinson Ntambi at the Korston Club Hotel Moscow, in Moscow, Russia. The IBF #13-rated Khegai (13-0-1, 9 KOs) utilized his monstrous strength and power to score two knockdowns in…

Reyes looks to continue undefeated streak

TACOMA, Wash (August 20, 2018) – Cris Reyes went undefeated in the professional ranks as an 18 year old, winning all three of his bouts in impressive fashion. He believes year No. 19 will be even better. Reyes, a native of Renton, Wash., will look to remain undefeated on Sept. 8 when he faces Keith Wolf…

Umar Salamov to Face Denis Liebau

(August 20, 2018) – On Wednesday, September 5, fearless Russian light heavyweight contender Umar Salamov (21-1, 16 KOs) will risk his IBF #11 and WBO #15 rankings when he takes on treacherous KO puncher Denis Liebau (23-2, 21 KOs) of Frankfurt Germany, for the WBO International Light Heavyweight Championship. The explosive 10-round showdown will be…