08 Feb 2019

Local draw Carto headlines Philly card tonight

Bantamweight Christian Carto is one of the most promising Philly fighters. Carto seems to have it all, a major ticket seller, a great coach and skills that will allow him to compete at a world-class level. The 22-year-old bantamweight has stayed incredibly active as in two and a half years,

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20 Dec 2018

CARTO SEEKS TO REKINDLE SOUTH PHILLY’S GLOVE AFFAIR WITH BOXING

PHILADELPHIA, PA- -Christian Carto hopes to continue his rise through the bantamweight ranks when he headlines an eight-fight card Friday evening, Feb. 8, at the 2300 Arena.   Michelle Rosado, whose Raging Babe company makes its promotional debut in the Philadelphia market that night, has dubbed the Feb. 8 event

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18 Aug 2018

Bryant Jennings, Jesse Hart win on ESPN card from AC

Heavyweight Bryant Jennings picked up a hard-fought eight-round knockout win over Alexander Dimitrenko in a scheduled 12-round main event from The Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The bout was ugly. Dimitrenko is a 6’7″, who is much bigger than the far more talented Jennings and created a stalemate of

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16 Aug 2018

Heavyweight Jennings returns as headliner on ESPN on Saturday

Bryant “B.Y.” Jennings and Jesse “Hollywood” Hart are born-and-bred Philadelphia fighters hoping for another world title shot. Jennings (23-2, 13 KOs), who challenged Wladimir Klitschko for the heavyweight title in 2015, will face Alexander “Sascha” Dimitrenko (41-3, 26 KOs) on Saturday at the Ocean Resort Casino’s Ovation Hall in the 12-round main

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27 Jun 2018

Bryant Jennings fights for title August 18th in New Jersey

Heavyweight contender Bryant “B.Y.” Jennings was born and bred in Philadelphia, but on Saturday, August 18, he aims to bring some of that Philly firepower to the Atlantic City Boardwalk. Jennings (23-2, 13 KOs) will face off against Alexander “Sascha” Dimitrenko (41-3, 26 KOs) for the WBO International heavyweight title in

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29 Apr 2018

Boxing Recap: Dogboe new champ, Real Deal tournamnet, Daniel Jacobs and more

Dogboe stops Magdaleno Issac Dogboe of Ghana, Africa stopped former WBO super bantamweight champion Jessie Magdaleno in the main event of a card that took place at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, Pa. Dogboe was dropped in the first round by Magdaleno. Dogboe exploited a right hand to the body

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26 Apr 2018

Magdaleno and Dogboe to Settle War of Words in the Ring

The verbal haymakers were flying Thursday afternoon as World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior featherweight champion Jessie Magdaleno and No. 1 contender Isaac Dogboe faced off at the final press conference for their world championship main event, Saturday at The Liacouras Center. Magdaleno vs. Dogboe headlines a card with plenty of Philadelphia flavor. Amateur rivals

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26 Apr 2018

Boxing Preview: Jessie Magadaleno, Daniel Jacobs, Miguel Cruz, Welterweight tournament

Jessie Magdaleno vs Isaac Dogboe Happy bday to the coolest coach/friend I know @manuel.boxing hope you have a blessed day!!! #boxing #bdayfun A post shared by Jessie"El peligroso"Magdaleno (@elpeligrosojmag) on Apr 11, 2018 at 10:23am PDT WBO super bantamweight world champion Jessie Magdaleno will make his second title defense against

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04 Mar 2018

Boxing Weekend Recap: Wilder’s greatness, Bivol is good, Velez KOs Juan Ma

Wilder secures greatness Whether you like Deontay Wilder or not, you can not deny that he is great. Luis Ortiz posed many problems including a more traditional boxing style, legit power, the ability to counter punch and a southpaw stance. Wilder, who my buddy who watched the fight with me

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01 Mar 2018

Weights from Philadelphia, Pa [Kings Promotions]

Christian Carto 118.9 – James Smith 118.9   Christopher Brooker 169 – Jamaal Davis 167.3 Tyrone Crawley, Jr. 140.8 – Anthony Mercado 143 Dominique Mayfield 229.1 – Ronny Hale 264.1 David Gonzales 143.1 – Victor Vazquez 139.8 Jerrod Miner 116.7 – Rondarrius Hunter 111.7 Rasheed Johnson 146.6 – Vincent Floyd

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