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Stevie Ortiz vs Damon Allen Headlines Philly Special

PHILADELPHIA, PA — It should be another all-Philly classic when lightweights Stevie Ortiz and Damon Allen collide over 10 rounds for Ortiz’ Pennsylvania state lightweight championship on Friday evening, March 27, at the 2300 Arena. The Ortiz-Allen showdown will headline a seven-bout card dubbed Philly Special by Raging Babe, aka Michelle Rosado. First fight will…

The Vicious Victor Ortiz Invitational

(September 23, 2019) – The Garden City Boxing Club in association with the World Boxing Council, “Vicious” Victor Ortiz and In Memory of Ignacio “Bucky” Avila Present The Vicious Victor Ortiz Invitational Garden City, KS Saturday, October 19, 2019 Weigh-ins: 12 Noon – 1 PM, with physicals immediately following For more information, contact Juan Aldana…

Steven Ortiz, Alejandro Salinas to headline

Bensalem, PA (August 19, 2019) – Joe Hand Promotions returns to Parx Casino® to kick off the fall boxing season on September 20th with Xcite Fight Night 5. The event will be headlined by a lightweight showcase between Steven “The Hitman” Ortiz and Alejandro “Popo” Salinas.The card is co-promoted by BAM Boxing and features matchmaking…

Unbeaten Ortiz quickly earning praise as contender

Lincoln, RI (Aug. 6, 2019) — There’s a time in every boxer’s career when he or she hopes to take the leap from prospect to contender. While there’s no set timetable for when a fighter is supposed to climb the next rung on the ladder, most will know when their time has come. With that…

Cusumano, Ortiz return for summer-ending bash

Lincoln, RI (Aug. 1, 2019) — Rivalries renew next Friday as CES Boxing returns to Twin River Casino Hotel with a loaded championship doubleheader to close out the summer season. Reigning NBA Heavyweight World Champion Juiseppe Cusumano (18-2, 16 KOs) of Sicily looks to add another belt to his collection when he battles “The Gentle…

Reigning WBC champ Ortiz returns to Twin River

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (April 17th, 2019) — The champ returns next Friday to face his most experienced opponent yet. Newly-crowned WBC World Youth Lightweight Champion Jamaine Ortiz (10-0, 5 KOs) of Worcester, Mass., headlines for the second event in a row on Friday, April 26th, 2019 at Twin River Casino Hotel when he faces Brazilian challenger…

Ortiz-Quiroz youth title showdown

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Feb. 12th, 2019) — The numbers don’t lie: Next weekend’s showdown between Jamaine Ortiz and Ricardo Quiroz may not only be the biggest fight of the year at Twin River Casino Hotel, it might be the biggest, most important bout in the venue’s decade-long history. Ortiz of Worcester, Mass., and Quiroz of Oxnard,…

Jamaine Ortiz steps to face Ricardo Quiroz for WBC Youth title

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Wednesday, Jan. 30 th, 2019) — The belt has been worn by some of the sport’s all-time greats, whether it’s pound-for-pound kings from another era or today’s rising stars. Canelo Alvarez, Timothy Bradley Jr., Danny Garcia, Humberto Soto, Jorge Arce, Leo Santa Cruz — all at one time or another were crowned youth…

Jeremy Cuevas takes on Steven Ortiz

PHILADELPHIA, Penn. (January 24, 2019)–On Saturday night, February 23rd, Live Nation and Hard Hitting Promotions will present a historic fight card at The Met Philadelphia. The show will be the Inaugural Met Philadelphia Boxing Series. In the mouth watering main event, undefeated Jeremy Cuevas meets fellow undefeated Steven Ortiz in an eight-round battle of highly…