Tag: welterweight

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…

Battle Of Unbeaten Welterweight Prospects

PHILADELPHIA, PA — A rare six-round contest between a pair of unbeaten welterweight prospects–Marcel Rivers, of North Philadelphia, and Derrick Whitley, Jr., of Springfield, MA–highlights the preliminary card of Raging Babe’s ‘Philly Special’ on Friday evening, Feb. 8, at the 2300 Arena. Headlining the eight-fight program is an eight-round bantamweight match-up between undefeated Christian Carto,…

‘50 Cent’ and Le Chemin du Roi Champagne to Give the Winner of the Bellator Welterweight World Grand Prix One Million Dollars

LOS ANGELES (Sept. 27, 2018) – Bellator MMA, a global combat sports leader owned by Viacom, has joined forces with entertainment superstar and business mogul Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson on an extensive partnership and licensing deal featuring a new apparel line based upon Jackson’s popular “Get The Strap” trademark and integrating Jackson’s elite champagne brand,…