14 May 2019

Julian Williams: The Modern Philly Great

#AndTheNew Boxing, not unlike life, one setback, and things just seem different. Philadelphia’s Julian “J-Rock” Williams was viewed as one of the most promising 154 lbers in the world, but after a knockout loss to Jermall Charlo in 2016, it seemed as though his story might be one of “what-if”

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15 Mar 2019

Tevin Farmer wins hometown title defense

Farmer defends title at home IBF super featherweight world champion Tevin Farmer (29-4-1 6KOs) was forced to dig deep in his hometown title defense against a game Jono Carroll (16-1-1 3KOs) in a main event bout from The Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, Pa, on a card promoted by Matchroom USA,

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15 Mar 2019

“The Nail” and “Mean Machine” hit Philly on March 30th

The Nail and the Mean Machine are ready for their South Philly close-up. WBC and lineal light heavyweight champion Oleksandr “The Nail” Gvozdyk will make the first defense of his world title against Doudou Ngumbu on Saturday, March 30 at the 2300 Arena. In the 10-round co-feature, Gvozdyk’s stablemate, top

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17 Dec 2018

Tevin Farmer earned his place in the sport of boxing

IBF super featherweight world champion Tevin Farmer is one of boxing’s most unlikely stories. Farmer, a journeyman boxer, who seemed destined to be fodder for prospects has revived his career into that of a world title run and a rumored high-paying four-fight contract on DAZN that makes him one of

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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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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

Weights from Philly, PA [Sugarhouse Casino]

Mykal Fox 143 – Anthony Mercado 141.1   Alex Barbosa 124 – Sergio Aguilar 125.1 Romuel Cruz 124.4 – Bryann Perez 127.6 Jerrod Miner 116.8 – Desmond Moore 116.9 Joshafat Ortiz 129.7 – Jordan Peters 129.8 Michael Coffie 276.2 – Lamar Lewis 248.3 Joel Flores 135.9 – Christopher Burgos 135

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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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30 Apr 2018

Philly card taking shape for May 11th at SugarHouse Casino

Some of the area’s best prospects have been added to a terrific night of boxing for Friday night, May 11th at SugarHouse Casino. The show is promoted by King’s Promotions. In the previously announced main event, undefeated junior welterweight, Mykal Fox (16-0, 4 KOs) of Forrestville, Maryland will take on Anthony Mercado (11-3, 10 KOs) of Camuy, Puerto Rico

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