Stevenson to represent USA; talented boxer on the way to Rio

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Shakur Stevenson won all four of his in the trials and will now be representing the U.S. in the 2016 Olympic Games during the summer in Brazil. The talented and well-rounded 18-year-old boxer from New Jersey, put on a clinic as he was nearly flawless throughout the tournament. He defeated Mikhail Montgomery, Ruben Villa, Efren Lopez, and Ruben Villa and is now poised to be the…

January 31, 2016
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Sheehan picks up win in pro debut

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Six-time Irish amateur national heavyweight champion and standout Con Sheehan had a successful pro debut, dispatching fellow heavyweight Jonathan Rice over four rounds at Club Nokia, in Los Angeles, California as part of PBC’s undercard on Fox Sports 1 Tuesday night. The 26-year-old Sheehan, who has a tremendous upside, easily dominated the bout. Aside for a clash of heads in the third round, Sheehan, who moved to Oakland, CA,…

January 20, 2016
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Irish amateur heavyweight champ Con Sheehan to make pro debut

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Six-time Irish amateur national heavyweight champion and standout Con Sheehan is poised to make his pro debut when he meets Jonathan Rice in a four-round title at Club Nokia, in Los Angeles, California as part of PBC’s undercard on Fox Sports 1 Tuesday night. The 26-year-old Sheehan has a tremendous upside, as he moved to Oakland, CA, to work with renowned trainer Virgil Hunter. “Cornelius is a strong kid,”…

January 19, 2016
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Wilder defends WBC heavyweight title; scores devastating KO of Szpilka

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) American heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder scored a devastating ninth-round KO of Artur Szpilka Saturday night to retain his WBC heavyweight title for the third time, in front of a frenzied crowd at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. After a tight and highly contested eight rounds, Wilder (36-0, 35ko’s) landed a brutal right to the chin of Szpilka, who got caught as he threw a…

January 17, 2016
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Bosques to travel to Mexico; fight for Juarez’ WBC title

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Noemi “La Rebelde” Bosques will not have to wait long to step back into the ring after she learned her scheduled four-round bout January 22nd in Philadelphia, PA, was cancelled. And that is probably the best news the 32-year-old native of St. Petersburg, Florida can have ever hoped for as she is not set to fight for  a world title. On Tuesday, it was announced that Bosques…

January 13, 2016
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Breaking: Serrano’s opponent misses flight, title bout rescheduled

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Amanda “The Real Deal” Serrano was set to make her mark in women’s boxing when she was slated to step into the ring Saturday night to take on Helen Joseph in a 10-round title for the vacant WBO World female featherweight title at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, New York. However, the bout has been rescheduled after it was learned that Joseph missed her flight from Ghana to…

January 12, 2016
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Undefeated Herring tangles with Colombia’s Flores; headlines PBC Toe-To-Toe Tuesdays

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Undefeated 2012 U.S. Olympian Jamel “Semper Fi” Herring will tangle with Colombia’s Luis Eduardo Flores in a slated 10-round lightweight bout on PBC’s Toe-To-Toe Tuesday’s on Tuesday, February 9th at the Sands Bethleham Events Center in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The bout will also be televised on Boxeo De Campeones on Fox Deportes, with coverage beginning at 11PM eastern time/8PM pacific time. The 30-year-old upstart Herring (14-0, 8ko’s) represented…

January 12, 2016
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Gradovich digs deep, guts out win over Galicia

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Featherweight Evgeny Gradovich showed a ton of heart and grit as he gutted out a majority decision over hard-nosed Mexican Jesus Galicia, at the Centro Deportivo Boxing Unitres, in Picanya, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain on Friday night. Gradovich (21-1-1, 9ko’s), who fresh off an eight-round split-decision win over Aldimar Silva Santos back in October after suffering the only loss of his career, came out slow and was reduced to…

January 10, 2016
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Rising prospect Quigley to take on Till in the UK

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) After a successful 2015 campaign, rising light heavyweight prospect Grant Quigley meets Mark Till in a slated eight-round affair Thursday January 21st at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. The 21-year-old Quigley (3-0, 1ko) won all three of his bouts last year, including scoring a solid second-round TKO victory over a debuting Andy Neylon. Till (3-18-2, 3ko’s) has dropped nine of his last 11…

January 9, 2016
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Gradovich set to meet Galicia in Spain

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Rising featherweight Evgeny Gradovich will meet Jesus Galicia in a slated 10-round contest Friday night at the Centro Deportivo Boxing Unitres, in Picanya, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain. Gradovich (20-1-1, 9ko’s) is fresh off an eight-round split-decision win over Aldimar Silva Santos back in October after suffering the only loss of his career. He couldn’t get off the stool in the eighth-round of a scheduled 10-round contest against Lee…

January 8, 2016
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