Shumenov outpoints Flores: wins interim WBA Cruiserweight tile

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Beibut Shumenov outpointed B.J. Flores to claim the interim WBA Cruiserweight title thanks to an unanimous decision Saturday night from the Pearl at Palms Casino Resort. Shumenov (16-2, 10ko’s), who won on all three judges scorecards by scores of 116-112, was in danger in the 12th and final round as Flores wobbled him in the closing seconds. Flores had him up against the ropes but was unable…

July 27, 2015
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Thurman not looking past Collazo; calls out Mayweather and Khan

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Keith Thurman might not being looking past Luis Collazo when the two collide Saturday night as Thurman defends his WBA world welterweight title Saturday night at the USF Sundome in Tampa, Florida, but he made it a point to mention those he like to see in the ring sooner rather then later. The 26-year-old Thurman (25-0, 21ko’s) enters his bout against the veteran Collazo fresh off a…

July 9, 2015
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Wilder vulnerable; Garcia an enigma and what’s next for GGG

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Making his first title defense, Deontay Wilder easily got past a game and gritty Eric Molina, stopping him in the ninth round of their scheduled 12-round affair last Saturday night in the first heavyweight title fight in Alabama history. In front of a hometown crowd that filled the Bartow Arena on the UAB campus, in Birmingham, Wilder (34-0, 33ko’s) was able to finally put away the feisty Molina (23-3, 17ko’s),…

June 19, 2015
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Corley on loss to Perez in Denver “The air was thin, I couldn’t breathe”

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) DeMarcus “Chop Chop” Corley could not answer the bell for the seventh round of his 10-round super lightweight affair against Manuel “Manos” Perez Saturday at PT’s Showclub in Denver, Colorado, after he had breathing issues with the altitude during their outdoor bout. Corley (42-23-1, 25ko’s) was coming off a dominating 10-round unanimous decision back in September against Daniel Attah, and took the fight against Perez on four weeks notice. However,…

May 18, 2015
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“Chop Chop” Corley on future “I want to fight Mickey Bey, he knows I want to fight him”

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) DeMarcus “Chop Chop” Corley, who turned back the clock the last time he stepped in the ring, will look to do it again when he faces Manuel “Manos” Perez in a lightweight affair Saturday, in an outdoor bout at PT’s Showclub in Denver, Colorado. Back in March, JMB originally learned Corley would be fighting a slated 10-round affair, but now the 40-year-old Corley has his sights set…

May 14, 2015
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Philly’s Hart and Caputo-Smith on Mayweather-Pacquiao undercard

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Philly boxers Jessie Hart and Anthony Caputo-Smith will get a chance of a lifetime when they both appear on the undercard of the mega-fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao  Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hart (16-0, 13ko’s) will take on Mike Jimenez (17-0, 11ko’s) over 10 rounds for the vacant USBA super middleweight title “My eyes got big and I…

May 2, 2015
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JMB’s Fight Schedule

JMB’s updated fight schedule for 4/30-5/3   April 30 At Las Vegas (ESPN2/ESPN Deportes): Ishe Smith vs. Cecil McCalla, 10 rounds, middleweights; Ashley Theophane vs. Mahonri Montes, 10 rounds, welterweights; Ronald Gavril vs. TBA, 8 rounds, super middleweights; Lanell Bellows vs. Eddie Hunter, 6 rounds, super middleweights; Juan Heraldez vs. Tavorus Teague, 6 rounds, welterweights; Ladarius Miller vs. TBA, 4 rounds, welterweights; Kevin Newman vs. Ricardo Urquizo, 4 rounds, super…

April 29, 2015
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JMB’s Fight Schedule

JMB’s updated fight schedule for 4/16/15-4/19/15 April 17 At Uncasville, Conn. (ESPN2/ESPN Deportes): Tony Harrison vs. Pablo Munguia, 10 rounds, junior middleweights; Ryan Kielczewski vs. Danny Aquino, 8 rounds, junior featherweights; Amos Cowart vs. Anthony Burgin, 6 rounds, lightweights; Tevin Farmer vs. Angel Luna, 8 rounds, junior lightweights; Lennox Allen vs. Paul Gonsalves, 8 rounds, super middleweights; Alantez Fox vs. Franklin Gonazlez, 8 rounds, junior middleweights; Regis Prograis vs. Abraham…

April 17, 2015
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JMB’s Fight Schedule

JMB’s updated fight schedule for 3/26-3/28 March 26 At Hialeah, Fla. (ESPN2/ESPN Deportes): Breidis Prescott vs. Fredrick Lawson, 10 rounds, welterweights; Rances Barthelemy vs. Angino Perez, 10 rounds, junior welterweights; Ahmed Elbiali vs. Michael Stafford, 6 rounds, light heavyweights; Patryk Szymanski vs. Yoryi Estrella, 8 rounds, junior middleweights; Kamil Laszczyk vs. TBA, 8 rounds, junior lightweights; Wilky Campfort vs. Devon Moncrieff, 8 rounds, super middleweights; Yasmany Consuegra vs. Taurus Sykes,…

March 23, 2015
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JMB’s Fight Schedule

JMB’s updated fight schedule for 3/12-3-15 March 12 At San Antonio (HBO Latino): Francisco Vargas vs. Will Tomlinson, 10 rounds, junior lightweights; Vyacheslav Shabranskyy vs. Fabiano Pena, 10 rounds, light heavyweights; Yamaguchi Falcao vs. TBA, 6 rounds, middleweights; Travell Maizon vs. TBA, 8 rounds, welterweights; Zachary Ochoa vs. TBA, 6 rounds, junior welterweights; D’Mitrius Ballard vs. TBA, 6 rounds, super middleweights; Joseph Rodriguez vs. John Herrera, 6 rounds, featherweights; Armando…

March 12, 2015
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