Journeymen Boxing to launch JMB Radio in NJ & Philly market

JMB Staff (Journeymen Boxing) – Journeymen Boxing is proud to announce its newest partnership with Forysthe Broadcasting and 1360 WNJC, Philadelphia’s affiliate with Yahoo Sports. Starting Friday July 29th, from 7PM-9PM eastern time, Rich Quiñones  will host “Journeymen Boxing”, an in-depth look into the world of boxing with some of the biggest and brightest names in the sport. The show is in initial talks with several TV outlets with the hopes of having the…

July 28, 2016

Sosa on possible mandatory title bout against Corrales “I hope it can happen”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Newly crowned WBA Super Featherweight champ Jason Sosa is still soaking up his shocking upset win over Javier Fortuna in early June, but the native of Camden, New Jersey, is also looking ahead to bigger things in 2016. Sosa (19-1-4, 15KO’s), who traveled to Beijing as a huge underdog against Fortuna back on June 24th, and pulled off the biggest win of his career when he stopped him…

July 19, 2016

Breaking: Camden’s Sosa upsets Fortuna to win WBA title

  Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – New Jersey’s Jason Sosa pulled off a major upset Thursday night in China when he stopped Javier Fortuna in the 11th round of their slated 12-round WBA Super Featherweight affair in Beiijing. Sosa (19-1-4, 15ko’s), who was coming off a draw against Nicholas Walters in December, pressured Fortuna in the 11th and was able to walk him down and land a thunderous left hand that dropped Fortuna…

June 24, 2016

American’s Antonio Vargas and Gary Russell one win away from Rio

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) A pair of American boxers advanced to the quarterfinals of the penultimate World Olympic Qualifying Tournament on Tuesday, and with the wins are now just one victory away from earning a spot at the Rio Games this summer. Flyweight Antonio Vargas (52kg/114lbs) and light welterweight Gary Russell (64kg/141lbs) both won their first three bouts of the tourney, which got underway last week in Azerbaijan, moving them into…

June 22, 2016

New Jersey’s Bauza makes quick work of Erosa in PR

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) North Bergan, New Jersey boxer and 2016 USA Youth Welterweight champion John “El Terrible” Bauza won his second pro fight after stopping John Erosa Saturday night in Catano, Puerto Rico. Bauza (2-0, 2ko’s) jumped on Erosa from the start mixing in body shots and combos in the first round. He cleared rattled Erosa (0-8) and worked him over in the second round before the action was halted at…

June 8, 2016

New Jersey’s Bauza to fight in Puerto Rico

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – North Bergan, New Jersey boxer and 2016 USA Youth Welterweight champion John “El Terrible” Bauza will be back in action June 4th on the undercard of Miguel Cottos “Boxeo Al Maximo” card in Catano, Puerto Rico. Bauza (1-0, 1ko), who will take on John Erosa (0-7), is coming off a dominating pro debut when he knocked out Leroy Padilla back in April. Prior to turning pro, Bauza was…

May 23, 2016

Selby floored early, regroups and outclasses Hunter to retain IBF crown

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Lee Selby endured an early knockdown, but was able to recover and handle Eric Hunter en route to retaining his IBF featherweight crown courtesy of a 12-round unanimous decision Saturday night at the O2 Arena in London. Selby (23-1, 8ko’s) was floored late in the second round when Hunter countered a Selby miss with a gorgeous left hook that landed flush on Selby’s jaw, sending him crashing…

April 11, 2016

Philly’s Hunter plays “disrespected card”; set to tangle for Selby’s IBF crown

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – As Philadelphia featherweight Eric “The Outlaw” Hunter gets set to take on Lee Selby for Selby’s IBF featherweight title Saturday night at the O2 Arena in London, he not only will be carrying a big chip on his shoulder but also the notion that once again he has been disrespected as a boxer, a sentiment he believes has followed him around his entire career. The slated…

April 5, 2016

Rodriguez dominates Philly’s Cartagena to claim vacant WBO Latino title

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Philadelphia’s Miguel “No Fear” Cartagena did not have any answers against the hard-charging Ricardo Rodriguez, as he dropped their 10-round vacant WBO Latino super flyweight title Friday night at the Community Center in Palm Beach, Florida. Rodriguez (13-3, 4ko’s) dominated Cartagena for the majority of the bout en route to the unanimous decision, dropping him early on in the bout. The 23-year-old Cartagena (14-3, 5ko’s)…

February 29, 2016

Philly’s Cartagena eyes WBO Latino title; tangles with Rodriguez

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Philadelphia rising prospect Miguel “No Fear” Cartagena is set to tangle against Ricardo Rodriguez over a scheduled 10 rounds for the vacant WBO Latino super flyweight title Friday night at the Community Center in Palm Beach, Florida. Cartagena (14-2, 5ko’s) had a quiet 2015, as he only had one bout, which was an unanimous decision win over Javier Franco en route to claiming the then…

February 26, 2016