Tag: welterweight

Raquel Miller wins WBA Interim Super Welterweight Championship

NEW YORK (November 26, 2019)–Saturday night in Quebec City, Split-T Management’s Raquel Miller captured the WBA Interim Super Welterweight world championship with a 10-round unanimous decision over Alma Ibarra. Miller of San Francisco controlled the action and kept the previously undefeated Ibarra at bay and won by scores of 99-91 and 98-92 twice. With the…

World Ranked Welterweight Mykal Fox Headlines

Philadelphia, PA (November 8, 2019)– World-Ranked welterweight Mykal Fox will compete in the 10-round main event on Friday night, December 6th at The 2300 Arena in Philadelphia. The 10-bout card will be promoted by King’s Promotions. Fox of Forestville. Maryland is ranked number-15 by the WBA, has a record of 21-1 with five knockouts. The…

Karaxha vs. Nielsen For WBF World Welterweight Title

IZEGEM, BELGIUM (October 28, 2019) – Meriton Karaxha, the World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Welterweight Champion, will take on once-beaten Dane Mikkel Nielsen for the vacant WBF World Welterweight title on Friday November 1 in Izegem, Belgium. Preceded by a full undercard, the fight will headline “Izegem Boksgala” at the Sporthal Izegem, promoted by Rudy…

WBC Champion Porter Faces IBF Champion Errol Spence Jr. in Welterweight Title Unification

Dirrell Defends WBC Super Middleweight Title Against Unbeaten David Benavidez LAS VEGAS (September 18, 2019) – WBC Welterweight Champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter, WBC Super Middleweight Champion Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell and former three-time world champion Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero hosted a media workout in Las Vegas Wednesday as they near their respective showdowns taking place…

Q&A With Fast-Rising Undefeated Welterweight Prospect Brandun Lee

Lee Faces Milton Arauz In National Television Debut On ShoBox: The New Generation Tripleheader Friday, September 20 Live on SHOWTIME From Midland, Texas NEW YORK – September 17, 2019 – Undefeated welterweight prospect Brandun Lee has finished an abbreviated training camp as he travels to Midland, Texas where he will make his television debut against…

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…

Cuevas to Face Beltran for WBA Fedelatin Welterweight Belt

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (June 12, 2019) – Boxing returns to its hotbed in South Florida on Friday, July 12, as Kris Lawrence and The Heavyweight Factory in association with All Star Boxing proudly present “Championship Fight Series,” a night of world-class boxing in Hard Rock Event Center at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood with…

Welterweight Contest Added to Stacked Windham Boxing Card

Windham, NH – [March 25, 2019] – Boston Boxing Promotions has announced another fight to take place on Friday May 31, 2019 at the Castleton Banquet and Conference Center in Windham, New Hampshire as Leomonster, Massachusetts’ Ryan Dibartolomeo returns to take on the pro-debuting Llamar Kelly of Saco, Maine in a four-round welterweight fight. Dibartolomeo,…

Fundora Continues Streak as Hottest Super Welterweight Prospect

(Feruary 19, 2019) – Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz has a proven ability to bring unexpected new blood to boxing. The Uruguayan businessman has given the boxing world, among others, hall-of-fame world champions Manny Pacquiao, Sergio Martinez, and David Benavidez, the youngest super middleweight champion in boxing history, from seemingly out of nowhere. Still, when he started…