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Cletus Seldin and Yves Ulysses, Jr Set for Battle

New York (Nov. 28, 2017): A big jump in the super lightweight rankings will be on the line Saturday Dec. 16 when Cletus “Hebrew Hammer” Seldin (21-0, 17 KOs) returns just more than a month after a dominating KO to take on highly regarded Yves Ulysses, Jr. (14-1, 9 KOs). The 10-round opening event of…

Potapov Ready for Battle Against Narvaez

October 10, 2017 – WBO #2-ranked Russian bantamweight Nikolai Potapov is in Detroit, finalizing preparations for his long-awaited showdown with WBO #1-ranked Omar Narvaez of Argentina. The pair will meet for a 12-round showdown this Saturday, October 14, at Estadio Obras Sanitarias in Buenos Aires and live on Argentina TyC Sports. 27-year-old Potapov (17-0, 8…

Gavronski Set to Face Vera at Battle at the Boat 112

TACOMA, Wash. (September 5, 2017) – Super middleweight Mike Gavronski is looking to end 2017 with a top 20 world ranking. A victory over Bryan Vera could go a long way in that happening. Gavronski looks to post his fourth consecutive victory when he meets Vera in the main event of Battle at the Boat…

Andre Dirrell & Jose Uzcategui Battle for Interim World Title

Rances Barthelemy Takes on Former Title Challenger Kiryl Relikh NATIONAL HARBOR, MD (April 17, 2017) – An exciting night of action will feature super middleweight contenders Andre Dirrell and Jose Uzcategui in a matchup for the Interim IBF Super Middleweight World Championship plus two-division world champion Rances Barthelemy in a WBA 140-pound world title eliminator…

Coley Defeats Johnson at Battle at the Boat 110

TACOMA, Wash. (March 18, 2017) – Middleweight Aaron Coley defeated Dashon Johnson by unanimous decision in the main event of Battle at the Boat 110 at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday to run his winning streak to five. Coley (14-1-1, 6 KOs) appeared as the 96-94, 97-93, 97-93 winner on the…

Battle at the Boat 110 this Saturday at Emerald Queen

TACOMA, Wash. – Middleweights Dashon Johnson and Aaron Coley square off in a 10-round main event of Battle at the Boat 110 at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday. Tickets are available through the EQC box office and all Ticketmaster Outlets. Preliminary bouts start at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.…

Youri Kalenga added to ‘Battle of Casablanca’ card

Mohammad Rabii To make pro debut CASABLANCA, Morocco (February 2, 2017) – Former Interim cruiserweight world champion Youri “El Toro” Kalenga will provide chief support February 18 for pro-debuting Moroccan amateur boxing sensation Mohammad Rabii on the “Battle of Casablanca” card, presented by Nowhere2Hyde, at Complexe de Sportif Mohammed V Arena in Casablanca, Morocco. Kalenga…

Kanat Islam to battle Robson Assis

Wilmington, DE (January 26, 2017)–World ranked junior middleweight Kanat Islam will battle tough Brazilian Robson Assis in the scheduled 10-round co-feature bout on Friday night, February 17th at the Chase Center in Wilmington, Delaware. The bout will support the previously announced 12-round WBF Cruiserweight title bout featuring legendary Roy Jones Jr. battling Bobby Gunn. The…

Thomas LaManna to battle Eduardo Flores

Atlantic City, NJ (January 11, 2017) – Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna will battle veteran Eduardo Flores eight-round junior middleweight bout on Saturday night, January 28th at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. The bout will headline a card promoted by Rising Promotions. CEO of Rising Promotions Debra LaManna stated, “We are starting 2017 with a tremendous…