09 Jul 2018

Salita Promotions signs middleweight Aslambek Idigov

Dmitriy Salita of Salita Promotions proudly announces the signing of Russian super middleweight prospect Aslambek Idigov to a promotional contract. Undefeated Idigov (13-0, 5 KOs) hails from Grozny, Russia, but is currently training in Detroit with Javan SugarHill Steward at Kronk Gym. The 22-year-old slugger made his debut under the Salita

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23 Jun 2018

Claressa Shields gets off the floor to win in Detroit

Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields (6-0, 2 KOs) won two world titles in her first bout at middleweight against Hanna Gabriels (18–2, 11 KOs) in a bout for the vacant IBF and WBA female middleweight world championships on Friday night at the at the Masonic Temple in Detroit, Michigan.

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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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30 Jul 2016

Tony Harrison stops Sergey Rabchenko en route to title shot

Junior middleweight Detroit native Tony Harrison (23-1 19KOs) earned a number one contender spot for the IBF junior middleweight title which is held by Jermall Charlo, as he outclassed Sergey Rabchenko (27-2 20KOs). Harrison was just a higher level boxer as he was able to out jab Rabchenko and simply

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28 Jul 2016

Tony Harrison goes off at press conference “I don’t care Ricky Hatton is in his corner”

by Adam Sperber A motivated junior middleweight Tony Harrison took the podium today in New York and pulled no punches as he spoke to media two days before his IBF junior middleweight eliminator bout against Sergey Rabchenko at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. “He has a legendary trainer

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27 Jul 2016

Tony Harrison proud to be a role model in Detroit

by Adam Sperber Tony Harrison is on the comeback trail after being stopped by Willie Nelson last year as he is looking to make a statement beating Ricky Hatton trained fighter, Sergey Rabchenko in a IBF junior welterweight eliminator bout. At just 25-years-old, Harrison (23-1, 19 KOs) has showed tremendous promise.

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13 Jul 2016

Gormley Confident that Undefeated Ruiz Will Taste Defeat at ‘Detroit Brawl’ on Saturday, July 16, at Masonic Temple

Having already experienced being a world-rated TV-level fighter under tremendous pressure to win every fight impressively, Miami-based slugger Josh “Dempsey” Gormley says he much prefers the lowered expectations of being considered the “opponent” since coming back to boxing.   “There’s a lot of pressure on you as the A-side guy,”

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