31 Mar 2019

Philly fighters perform strong for hometown crowd, Gvosdyk defends WBC belt

PHILADELPHIA – Every single seat at the 2300 Arena in south Philadelphia was filled for Saturday night’s Top Rank card. 11 bouts were held at the sold-out arena that showcased five fighters from the Philadelphia area and a light heavyweight world title main event fight that featured WBC champion Oleksander

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10 Dec 2018

Kalvin Henderson defeats Brandon Robinson in Philly, Friday

This past Friday night, Kalvin Henderson remained undefeated and he established himself as a top super middleweight prospect by scoring a 7th round stoppage over Brandon Robinson in a thrilling battle at the 2300 Arena. The fight headlined a six-bout card promoted by King’s Promotions. The entire card was streamed live and can be viewed

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16 Nov 2018

Results from ShoBox – Jaron Ennis continues to impress

Jaron “Boots” Ennis is a fast-track to becoming a household name as he beat regional star, Raymond “Tito” Serrano in devastating fashion stopping the heralded amateur in the second round of a scheduled ten-round main event from 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, Pa. The bout came to end quickly as Serrano

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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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04 Jun 2018

Poindexter Knight Jr wins in Atlantic City, New Jersey

Poindexter Knight Jr. remained perfect with a 4-round unanimous decision over Jean Carlos Sepulveda in a welterweight bout that took place this past Saturday night at Boardwalk Hall In Atlantic City.   Knight of Philadelphia raised his mark to 4-0.   Despite being cut over his right eye from an accidental headbutt in the opening

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11 May 2018

Devin Haney, Mason Menard weigh-in results for ShoBox

Undefeated lightweight prospect Devin Haney and veteran Mason Menard made weight on Thursday for their 10-round main event matchup Friday on ShoBox: The New Generation live on SHOWTIME® (10 p.m. ET/PT) from 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, PA. Haney (19-0, 12 KOs), a seven-time junior amateur champion, is a highly-touted prospect from Las Vegas taking a major

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11 May 2018

Joshafat Ortiz returns May 11th in Philadelphia, PA at SugarHouse

Reading’s undefeated Junior Lightweight prospect, Joshafat “Trvth” Ortiz (3-0, 1KO), makes his return to the ring This Friday, May 11th, 2018. The four-round bout against Jordan Peters (2-1-1, 2 KOs) will take place at  SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia, PA. The show will be promoted by King’s Promotions. Ortiz is coming of an impressive win last month against Evgueny Metchenov.Ortizis excited to be back in

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09 May 2018

Boxing Preview: May 11th-12th, Lomachenko, Devin Haney, Teofimo Lopez

Linares vs Lomachenko [NYC, Saturday, ESPN] I prepare for these moments ? @joerogan See the full documentary at @seventytwosports A post shared by LOMA (@lomachenkovasiliy) on May 8, 2018 at 8:56pm PDT In the major bout of the weekend, WBC lightweight champion Jorge Linares will face off against two division

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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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