NJ native and Silver Medalist Stevenson inks deal with Top Rank

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Shakur Stevenson, the most sought after amateur in the U.S., inked a promotional deal with Top Rank on Thursday. A huge step for the 2016 U.S. Olympic silver medalist, who will make his pro debut in the 126-pound featherweight division. Terms of the multi-year promotional deal were not disclosed, but this is a clear indication that Top Rank remains one of the best when it comes…

February 12, 2017
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Robinson stops Palacios in 2nd; Carto scores another TKO to move to 7-0

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The “New” Ray Robinson made quick work of  Nicaragua’’s Edwin Palacios, scoring a second TKO win in their slated eight-round welterweight affair Friday night at Sugar House Casino in Philadelphia, PA. The card was promoted by Hard-Hitting Promotions and only one of the seven bouts on the card went the distance, but once again the venue was a sell out. Robinson (22-2, 11ko’s), who is a world-ranked…

February 5, 2017
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Michael Spinks on induction into ACBHOF: “It’s an honor, I have a lot of fond memories”

February 2, 2017

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Michael Spinks will be inducted into the inaugural class of the Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame during the weekend of May 26-28th in Atlantic City, and the boxer nicknamed “Jinx” couldn’t be happier to be part of this illustrious class. A member of the IBHOF, Spinks was a rare fighter, who went undefeated fighting during the deepest era in light heavyweight history. A highly decorated…

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Camden’s Sosa to take on Lomanchenko in April

February 2, 2017

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Camden, New Jersey’s Jason Sosa will step up in class for the biggest bout of his career when he squares off against junior lightweight world titleholder Vasyl Lomachenko, April 8th at the new MGM National Harbor in Oxen Hill, Maryland according to Top Rank’s Bob Arum. The 28-year-old Sosa, has solid power and reeled off 13 straight knockouts before he fought to a majority 10-draw with…

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Robinson not looking past Palacios, but eyes bigger opponents “I want Danny Garcia or Andre Berto, I would retire Berto”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The “New” Ray Robinson will be back in action on Friday night when he takes on Nicaragua’s Edwin Palacios in an eight-round welterweight affair Friday night at Sugar House Casino in Philadelphia, PA. However, the soft-spoken talented southpaw might not be looking past his opponent, but he surely eyeing bigger names down the road. The card is being promoted by Hard-Hitting Promotions and will be aired…

January 31, 2017
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Mussachio loses to Mitchell; announces retirement after bout

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Chuckie “The Professor” Musscachio announced his retirement from boxing, following his action-packed six-round majority decision loss to Michael Mitchell Saturday night at the Claridge Hotel & Casino. Musscachio (19-4-2, 5KO’s) held his own against the gritty Mitchell over six rounds, but Mitchell was able to out work him from the third round on. All three judges scored the bout different ways, as one had it a…

January 30, 2017
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LaManna eyeing up possible rematch against Harrison “I felt I got robbed, I felt I beat him the last time”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna will look to rebound from his latest loss, when he squares off against Eduardo Flores in an eight-round junior middleweight bout Saturday night, January 28th at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. The bout will headline a solid local card promoted by Rising Promotions. CEO of Rising Promotions Debra LaManna is excited about another local card in Atlantic City. “We are starting 2017…

January 22, 2017
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NJ’s Young earns controversial win; Davila scores impressive TKO

  Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – New Jersey’s Anthony “Juice” Young scored a controversial win over James Robinson, Friday night, at Bally’s Atlantic City on the undercard of the Adam Lopez-Daniel Roman WBA super bantamweight title elimination bout, while bantamweight Leroy Davila scored an impressive third round TKO against Anthony Taylor. Young (15-2, 6KO’s) was cruising the whole night before he got to relaxed and comfortable in the sixth and final round….

January 21, 2017
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Undefeated Gonzalez to battle Teah in Chester, PA

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – In what should be an entertaining affair, Samuel Teah will take on undefeated David Gonzalez in slated a eight-round welterweight main event affair, Friday November 11th, at Harrash’s Chester, in Chester, PA. Teah (8-1-1, 2ko’s) has won four of win, and is coming off an impressive win over Samuel Amoako back in June. The 29-year-old native of Philadelphia, turned pro in 2013 and won four in a…

November 3, 2016
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Brunson and Garcia put on boring fight in South Philly; battle to draw

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Tyron Brunson and Ismael Garcia fought to split-draw in an extremely boring eight-round middleweight affair Friday night at the 2300 Arena in South Philly. Garcia (10-0-2, 4KO’s) came into the contest feeling pretty good about himself going forward, but did not display the skill that helped him reel off 10 straight to start his career. In fact, Garcia’s game plan seemed to be more passive then…

October 18, 2016
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