23 Mar 2018

Ruben Villa headlines hometown of Salinas, CA on April 14th

Heralded featherweight prospect Ruben Villa returns home for the 1st time as a professional as he headlines in the Northern California city of Salinas on Saturday, April 14, from the popular Salinas Storm House. The show is promoted by Banner Promotions and Thompson Boxing. “Ruben has been coming along great, and

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01 Mar 2018

Taras Shelestyuk wants to fight for WORLD TITLE!

photo: Team Taras Shelestyuk Undefeated and world ranked welterweight contender Taras Shelestyuk is ready to go big game hunting in 2018. The 2012 Olympic Bronze medal winner from Sumy, Ukraine, who now fights out of Los Angeles, California, has won the major regional titles, and he feels he has been

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11 Nov 2017

Big Baby Miller, “Hebrew Hammer” Sledin win on HBO

by Kevin Horn In the co-main event, Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller (20-0, 18 KOs) stopped Mariusz Wach (33-3, 17 KOs)in a seemingly abrupt fashion. Miller, who started this fight like of his other bouts losing the first round, but coming forward with constant pressure forcing his opponent to excessively move. The

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24 Oct 2017

Brandon Trejo, Ruben Villa win over the weekend

Northern California fighters Ruben Villa and Brandon Trejo picked up wins on separate nights as they continue their winning ways as they move forward with their career. Featherweight southpaw Ruben Villa (9-0 4KOs) who fought last Saturday night in Verona, New York picked up a six-round decision over German Meraz. Villa

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27 Jul 2016

Salinas, CA’s Ruben Villa signs w/ Banner and Thompson Promotions

Banner Promotions and Thompson Boxing Promotions are pleased to announce the signing of amateur standout Ruben Villa to a co-promotional contract. The 19 year-old Villa of Salinas, California compiled an outstanding record of 166-17 in the unpaid ranks that included two National Junior Golden Gloves titles and two National Golden

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15 Jul 2016

Banner Promotions signs world ranked lightweight Xolisani Ndongeni to co-promotional contract with Golden Gloves Promotions

Golden Gloves Boxing Promotions and Banner Promotions are pleased to announce the signing of world ranked lightweight contender Xolisani “Nomeva” Ndongeni to a co-promotional contract. The 26 year-old has a perfect mark of 21-0 with 11 knockouts and currently ranked number-2 by the WBA.  He is the current IBO Lightweight

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10 Jun 2016

Provodnikov, Molina make weight for Showtime clash

All of the fighters fighting in Verona, New York made weight including Ruslan Provodnikov and John Mokina ahead of the Banner Promotions promoted card that will be featured as a part of Showtime Championship Boxing. The card starts tomorrow night at 6PM PST/9PM EST with the ShoExtreme card starting at

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25 May 2016

Ruslan Provodnikov-John Molina media day quotes

Ruslan “The Siberian Rocky” Provodnikov was involved in the Fight of the Year in 2013 with Tim Bradley. John “The Gladiator” Molina Jr. was embroiled in the 2014 Fight of The Year with Lucas Matthysse. On Saturday, June 11, Provodnikov (25-4, 18 KOs) a former WBO Junior Welterweight World Champion,

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15 Sep 2015

Andrade returns October 17th

It was announced today at the Rhode Island State House that undefeated former WBO jr. middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade will return to the ring on October 17 when he takes on Dario Fabian Pucheta that will take place at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut. The bout will be contested

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03 Aug 2015

Andrade’s promoter suing Roc Nation Sports for tampering

Last week, WBO junior middleweight champion Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade was stripped by the WBO for failing to defend his title for 13 months, in fact Andrade hasn’t even taken a bout since defeating Brian Rose for the title. On July 29, Andrade’s promoters Star Boxing and Banner Promotions filed

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