21 May 2019

Jamel Herring looks to bring belt back to Marines on Memorial Day

Jamel Herring is a 2012 U.S. Olympian and a Marine, one who enlisted months after the tragic events of 9/11 that re-shaped the modern era of America. Outside of Herring making a threat towards me on the internet (which was pretty amusing and funny), Herring is generally regarded as a

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21 Sep 2018

ShoBox results: O’Shaquie Foster upsets Jon Fernandez

Veteran super featherweight O’Shaquie Foster (14-2 8KOs) proved to be too much of a step-up for 23-year-old Jon Fernandez (16-1 14KOs) of Spain who looked lost at times getting outboxed by Foster once he released his power wouldn’t take over in the main event of ShoBox: The Next Generation card

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18 Sep 2018

Jon Fernandez headlines ShoBox Friday in step-up bout

Jon Fernandez, the Spanish super featherweight managed by future hall of fame middleweight Sergio “Maravilla” Martinez and signed to Lou DiBella’s DiBella Promotions returns on Friday night on ShoBox: The Next Generation, against O’Shaquie Foster in a ten-round televised main event from the Firelake Arena in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Fernandez, an

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14 Sep 2018

Jamel Herring dominants in Fresno debut against Moralde

Super featherweight and 2012 U.S. Olympian Jamel Herring, a former Marine making his debut in the Fresno area, put on a nearly flawless performance against John Vincent Moralde at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, CA, on the televised broadcast of ESPN portion of the telecast, to win the USBA

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30 Jul 2018

Boxing Recap: Mikey Garcia beats Easter, Ito wins belt

Mikey Garcia dominates Easter Jr Mikey Garcia continues his career run through 4-division as he dominated and separated himself from IBF lightweight champion Robert Easter Jr. in a fight Easter never seemed to feel comfortable in. Garcia from the early bell pressed forward and though he may have lost a

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25 Jul 2018

“Pitufo” Diaz Media Workout for world title fight on ESPN+

Christopher “Pitufo” Diaz (23-0, 15 KOs) is proud of his Puerto Rican heritage and is acutely aware of his homeland’s rich fighting history. Diaz, who fights Masayuki Ito (23-1-1, 12 KOs) on Saturday at the Kissimmee Civic Center for the vacant WBO junior lightweight world title, is hoping to become the fifth current male

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25 Jul 2018

Christopher Diaz hopes to be next Puerto Rican champion

Undefeated Puerto Rican contender Christopher “Pitufo” Diaz hopes that he can add his name to the lineage of great Puerto Rican boxers from the ‘Island of Enchantment’. Diaz will fight Japanese veteran Masayuki Ito for the vacant World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior lightweight title on July 28 at the Kissimmee Civic Center, this Saturday. That being

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27 Jun 2018

Lamont Roach Jr faces Deivis Bassa on July 20th on ESPN

Lamont Roach, Jr. (16-0-1, 6 KOs) will make his third headlining appearance when he takes on Deivis Julio Bassa (20-4, 12 KOs) in a 10-round fight for the vacant WBO International Super Featherweight Title in the main event of the July 20 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN at the Oasis Arena in Cancun, Quintana Roo,

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22 Jun 2018

“Pitufo” Diaz ready to for world title shot in July

Total focus. Undefeated Puerto Rican contender Christopher “Pitufo” Diaz has only one goal on his mind: become a world champion. During a press conference held on Thursday afternoon at ‘The Island of Enchantment’, Díaz guaranteed that on July 28 he will leave the Kissimmee Civic Center as world champion. On that night, in front of

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03 May 2018

Ryan Garcia, Jayson Velez make weight on second attempt

In a bizarre turn of events, tomorrow nights headlining bout between 19-year-old boxing phenom Ryan Garcia and Puerto Rico’s Jayson Velez saw both men come in overweight on their first attempt at the scales. To add confusion, essentially no official word from the press core at the event or the promotion

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