Oscar Orozco to take on Aristule for Argentina (FAB) super bantamweight title

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Fabian Oscar Orozco will look to defend his FAB and WBO Latino super bantamweight title for the first time and in the process get a measure of revenge when he faces Julian Evaristo Aristule in a 10-round slated affair at the Gimnasio Municipal, Pergamino, Buenos Aires, Argentina on February 20th. Orozco (25-3-2, 8ko’s) made quick work of Roberto Agustin Ceballos by scoring a second-round TKO back…

February 18, 2015
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Danish Boxing star Nielsen to take on ‘Comanche Boy’ George Tahdooahnippah

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Danish boxing star Patrick Nielsen is set to face his toughest test yet when he steps up and faces “Comanche Boy” George Tahdooahnippah March 14th at the Ballerup Super Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark. Nielsen (23-1, 11ko’s) understands that this is a high risk fight for him. ”Tahdooahnippah is no joke,” said Nielsen via Star Boxing’s press release on Tuesday. ”I’ve seen his fights and I know…

February 17, 2015
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Julaton’s long awaited return to ring set; slated to take on Segura

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) After almost two years away from the ring, former WBO World female super bantamweight champion Ana Julaton makes her long waited return when she takes on Yolanda Segura in a four-round affair in Mexico on March 6th. The 34-year-old Julaton (13-4-1, 2ko’s) last fought back in 2013 when she earned a majority decision win against Perla Hernandez. Julaton and Segura fought back in 2012 with the…

February 15, 2015
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Esperante stops Castillo; regains WBO Latino super bantamweight title

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Leandro David Esperante regained his WBO Latino super bantamweight title after stopping Alan Isaias Luges Castillo in the seventh-round of their 10-round title bout at Club Sportivo America, Rosario, Sante Fe, Argentina Saturday night. After receiving a standing count in the second round, Esperante returned the favor in the seventh round against Castillo. Referee Diego Linari saw that Castillo was hurt and stunned, and was not able…

February 15, 2015
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Oritz earns draw against Reno, first pro win will have to wait

BY: Richard Quiñones  (Journeymen Boxing) Paola Ortiz had a much better showing this time around, but was unable to pick up her first career win as a pro. Instead she scored a six-round draw against Susan Reno at the 5 Star Banquet Hall in Queens, New York Friday night. The judges saw it 39-37, 38-38, and 38-38. Ortiz (0-5-1) might not have picked up the win, but she was more…

February 14, 2015
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Esperante and Castillo square off for interim WBO Latino title

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Leandro David Esperante looks to regain his WBO Latino title when he battles Alan Isaias Luges Castillo in a scheduled 10-round contest for the interim WBO Latino super bantamweight title Saturday night at Club Sportivo America, Rosario, Sante Fe, Argentina. Esperante (10-4, 9ko’s) won the belt in 2013 when he scored a 10-round unanimous decision over Julian Evatisto Aristule in 2013. Aristule will have a shot…

February 13, 2015
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Ortiz in search of first pro win; takes on Reno

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) When Paola Ortiz steps into the ring Friday night against Susan Reno, she will be looking for more than just putting on a show. She will be in search of her first career win as a pro when the two meet in a four-round flyweight affair at the 5 Star Banquet Hall in Queens, New York. The card is being promoted by Ronson Frank’s Uprising Promotions…

February 13, 2015
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Serrano to take on Reyes in the D.R.

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Amanda “The Real Deal” Serrano has been simply dominant of late inside the ring, and she will look to keep that momentum going when she takes on Marisol Reyes in a scheduled eight-round super featherweight bout February 21st at the Sosua Convention Center in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. Serrano/Reyes will be on the undercard of Julio De Jesus against Israel Valerio bout which will determine the Dominican…

February 10, 2015
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Melissa “Huracán Shark” Hernandez back in action in April

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Melissa “Huracan Shark” Hernandez is back in action April 18th at the Main Street Armory in Rochester, New York on an undercard that will also feature Michelle Cooke against Jennifer Woodward. Hernandez (19-6-3, 6ko’s) will be the co-main event in a slated eight-round affair, but no opponent has been named at this time. Canada’s Milos Pantelic will be the main event of the evening. The 31-year-old cruiserweight…

February 9, 2015
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Pisanti to meet Manno for vacant Italy super featherweight title

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Mario Pisanti will tangle against Benoit Manno in a slated 10-round Super featherweight affair for the vacant Italy super featherweight title in Torino, Piemonte, Italy on February 27th. Pisanti (14-2-1, 5ko’s) is coming off a majority decision loss to Carmine Tommasone last October when he tried to successfully defend his Italy super featherweight title for the third straight time. The 35-year-old Pisanti floored Tommansone in the…

February 9, 2015
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