12 Aug 2019

WEEKEND THOUGHTS | VERGIL ORTIZ’S HOMECOMING, OLYMPIAN LOSES PRO DEBUT, SOSA WINS

Vergil Ortiz comes home Vergil Ortiz is one of Golden Boy Promotions best prospects. The welterweight prospect, who now is a contender, moved up to 147 lbs in his last bout stopping Mauricio Herrera before this past Saturday’s bout in his hometown of Grand Prairie, Texas, in which he stopped

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10 Aug 2019

Jason Sosa stops Rhodes, Adan Gonzales upsets 2x Gold Medalist Ramirez

Former super featherweight world champion Jason Sosa (23-3-4, 16 KOs) scored a seven-round technical knockout of Haskell Lydell Rhodes (27-4-1, 13 KOs) on Saturday night at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia. Sosa dropped Rhodes twice in round five with many believing the fight would end there, but Rhodes survived into

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06 Aug 2019

Next up, Jason Sosa, the new main event in Philly this weekend

What a weird week for Top Rank.  Carl Frampton, a former featherweight world champion, who had two fantastic bouts with Leo Santa Cruz, suffered broken bones from a freak injury in the hotel lobby while having coffee on fight week, Monday to be exact. One man’s loss is another’s gain,

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18 Jan 2019

Oscar Rivas stops Bryant Jennings, Shakur Stevenson ready for title

It might be time to call it a career for Bryant “BY-BY” Jennings (24-3, 14 KOs) who suffered a twelfth round knockout loss to Oscar “Kaboom” Rivas (26-0, 18 KOs) on Friday night at the Turning Stone Resort in Verona, NY. The bout was competitive with Jennings winning the early

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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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25 Nov 2017

Yuriorkis Gamboa beats Jason Sosa after getting dropped

In an opening bout to the HBO boxing telecast from The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, saw veteran former contender Yuriorkis Gamboa (27 get a hotly contested majority decision over Jason Sosa (20-3-4 15KOs).   In the first few rounds, Gamboa landed the cleaner

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16 Nov 2017

Vyacheslav Shabranskyy Media Day Quotes (HBO Boxing)

WBC USNBC Light Heavyweight Champion Vyacheslav “Lion Heart Chingonskyy” Shabranskyy (19-1, 16 KOs) hosted a Los Angeles media workout at Westside Boxing Club ahead of his 12-round fight against former unified Light Heavyweight Champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (30-2-1, 26 KOs) for the vacant WBO World Light Heavyweight championship. The fight will take place on Saturday, Nov.

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07 Apr 2017

Lomachenko, Sosa make weight for HBO fight

Vasly Lomachenko 129.6 vs Jason Sosa 130 (originally 130.2) Oleksander Gvozdyk 174.2 vs Yunieski Gonzalez 174.8 Michael Hunter 198.0 vs Oleksandr Usyk 199.4 Mike Reed 141.2 vs Reyes Sanchez 141.4 Jesse Hart 168.0 vs Alan Campa 165.6 Egidijus Kavaliausks 148.2 vs Ramses Agaton 147.0 Patrick Harris 136.0 vs Omar Garcia

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27 Mar 2017

Sev’s Take: Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Jason Sosa

By Sevak Sarkisian As most fight fans already know, two time Olympic Gold Medalist and current WBO super featherweight world champion Vasyl Lomachenko (7-1 5KO’s) will be stepping back into the ring to defend his title against former WBA titlist Jason Sosa (20-1-4 15KO’s) on Saturday April 8th.  The bout

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23 Mar 2017

Vasyl Lomachenko Media Day Quotes

Undefeated champions and 2012 Ukrainian Olympic medalists VASYL LOMACHENKO, ALEKSANDR USYK and OLEKSANDR GVOZDYK hosted a Media Workout at World Boxing Gymnasium in Oxnard, Calif. today. All three are in deep training for their title defenses, which will take place Saturday, April 8, at The Theater at MGM National Harbor

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