20 Feb 2018

Hall of Fame Promoter J Russell Peltz reflects on favorite Atlantic City fights

Boxing in Atlantic City has been prevalent for more than 45 years. One man who has been in the center of a lot of the action on the boardwalk has been International Boxing and Atlantic City Boxing Hall-of-Fame promoter and matchmaker J Russell Peltz. The Philadelphia legend, who has promoted

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20 Feb 2018

Star Boxing presents “Rockin’ Fights” on March 16th

STAR BOXING RETURNS TO THE PARAMOUNT  ON MARCH 16TH FOR ROCKIN FIGHTS Star Boxing’s critically acclaimed ‘Rockin’ Fights’ returns to the Paramount, Long Island’s premier venue, on March 16.  The show is bound to be yet another sellout at the unique venue. Star Boxing’s series at The Paramount has developed some of Long Island and Star Boxing’s biggest

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20 Feb 2018

Igor Mikhalkin Stands Face-to-Face with Destiny In New York On Saturday, March 3

Igor Mikhalkin Photo Credit: EC Box Promotion Certain nations have always been known for producing boxing talent: Mexico, Great Britain, the Philippines, Japan and, of course, the United States. And now Russia stands on the brink of joining this elite company. The latest Russian import from Irkutsk in eastern Siberia,

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19 Feb 2018

“Tito” Velazco KOs Thomas “Top Dog” Williams Jr

This past Saturday, at the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, TX, Sugar Promotions light-heavyweight prospect, Humberto “Tito” Velazco (19-1-1, 14 KOs), scored the knockout of the night, against Thomas “Top Dog” Williams Jr. (20-4, 14 KOs). Velazco, who hails from Aguascalientes, Mexico, rallied from an early first-round knockdown, which was more of an off-balance circumstance. Velazco wasn’t

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19 Feb 2018

Boxing Weekend Recap: Eubanks stumbles, Danny Garcia gets KO

WELL, THAT WAS FUN, BUT EUBANK JR. SEEMS OVER Despite an interesting persona and a lot of hype, Chris Eubank Jr. lost badly to George Groves, a fighter who prior to this bout was void of winning a big fight. Eubank fought without a jab and simply ran forward for

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18 Feb 2018

Karim Mayfield promotes second card on April 7th in San Francisco

After a successful debut in the promotional endeavors professional boxer and now promoter, Karim Mayfield, will bring his Hard Hitta Promotions back to the city he was born and raised in San Francisco at the Fairmont on April 7th.   The card which is nearly complete will feature Karim Mayfield

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18 Feb 2018

Luis Garcia vs. Jhonathan Zamudio II set for April 21st in Bay Area

Square Warriors Junior Welterweight champion Luis “Vicious” Garcia of Richmond, CA will defend his belt against Jhonathan Zamudio of San Francisco, Ca on April 21st at the Pleasanton Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, CA. The bout is a rematch from when the two fought each before in Richmond, CA and fought to a

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17 Feb 2018

Danny Garcia KOs Brandon Rios in the 9th round

Former two-division world champion Danny “Swift” Garcia shook his lone career defeat by knocking out Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios in the main event of a Showtime telecast promoted by Mayweather Promotions taking place from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.   In a fairly competitive fight that saw

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17 Feb 2018

David Benavidez, Yordenis Ugas win on Showtime undercard

WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (20-0, 17 KOs) dominated Ronald Gavril (18-3, 14 KOs) in their rematch on Saturday night at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas to pick a wide unanimous decision. Benavidez used educated pressure with a vicious body attack that neutralized Ronald Gavril. The judges saw the bout

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17 Feb 2018

Victor Ortiz-Devon Alexander fight to draw, Caleb Plant wins!

Two former world champions in the welterweight fought to a draw as Victor Ortiz and Devon Alexander went back in forth in a crossroads fight at the Don Haskins Convention Center in El Paso, Texas. This writer had Devon Alexander ahead as Alexander seems to be a new fighter after

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