Garcia vs Brunson highlight South Philly card; Farmer back in action in stay busy bout

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Vineland’s Ismael Garcia will put his undefeated record on the line when he tangles against Tyron Brunson in a slated eight-round middleweight affair Friday October 14th at the 2300 Arena in South Philly. The 29-year-old Garcia (10-0, 4KO’s) has reeled off 10 straight wins to start his career, but has had stretches of inactivity over the last several years. He turned pro in 2010 and after…

October 10, 2016
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Fight schedule/Calendario de boxeo

Updated fight schedule for 9/30/2016-9/2/2016   September 27 At Santa Fe, N.M. (PBC on Fox Sports 1/Fox Deportes): Bryant Perrella vs. Yordenis Ugas, 10 rounds, welterweights Ryan Karl vs. Jose Quezada, 8 rounds, junior welterweights Dennis Galarza vs. Cesar Alan Valenzuela, 8 rounds, lightweights Brandon Holmes vs. Gene Perez, 6 rounds, junior lightweights Antonio Martinez vs. Edgar Zubio, 4 rounds, welterweights Bryant McClain vs. Ivan Miranda, 4 rounds, super middleweights…

September 27, 2016
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Harrison outworks LaManna late, earns vacant USBA welterweight title

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Dusty Hernandez-Harrison overcame a sluggish start and was able to outwork Thomas LaManna late, en route to an unanimous 10-round decision to claim the vacant USBA welterweight title Thursday night at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia, PA. Harrison (30-0-1, 16KO’s) was slow getting out of the gate, as LaManna was able to use his jab to take the first round. The contest was back and…

September 19, 2016
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LaManna looking to seize opportunity against Harrison; vacant USBA welterweight title on the line

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – South Jersey native Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna is looking to score the biggest win of his career when he tangles against D.C. native Dusty Hernandez-Harrison in a 10-round bout that will decide the vacant USBA welterweight title Thursday night at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia, PA. In his last bout, LaManna (21-1, 9ko’s) wasted little time dispatching Mexican Engelberto Valenzuela during their six-round junior middleweight clash back…

September 12, 2016
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Kauffman earns second round TKO, when Gormley can’t continue

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Heavyweight contender Travis Kauffman earned a quick win Friday night when his opponent Josh Gormley injured his left shoulder in the second round of their 10-round contest at the Santander Arena in Reading, PA. Kauffman (31-1, 23ko’s) was being tested early on as Gormley came into the bout in good shape. He was able to use his jab with ease and showed promise with solid head…

September 12, 2016
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Kauffman back in action; faces last-minute opponent Josh Gormley

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Heavyweight contender Travis Kauffman is back in action when he takes on last minute opponent Josh Gormley Friday night at the Santander Arena in Reading, PA in a slated 10-round affair. Kauffman (30-1, 22KO’s) was outpointed by Chris Arreola in July, but the contest was later ruled a no-contest after Arreola tested positive for marijuana use and a failed post fight drug test. He was subsequently…

September 8, 2016
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Rising teen prospect Santiago headlines Philly card, Pizarro makes pro debut

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Undefeated super lightweight Milton Santiago headlines a stacked card in Philadelphia on Friday night at the Sugar House Casino in Northern Liberties, when he takes on Ken Alvarez in an eight-round affair. The 19-year-old Santiago (14-0, 3KO’s) is fresh off an unanimous decision win over Osumanu Akaba back in June to run his winning streak to 14 to start his career. He will be headlining a…

August 26, 2016
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Fight schedule/Calendario de boxeo

Updated fight schedule for 8/19/2016-8/21/2016 August 19 At Rochester, N.Y. (Showtime): Jarrell Miller vs. Fred Kassi, 10 rounds, heavyweights Mason Menard vs. Bahodir Mamadjonov, 10 rounds, lightweights Bakhtiyar Eyubov vs. Karim Mayfield, 10 rounds, welterweights Antonio Nieves vs. Alejandro Santiago, 10 rounds, bantamweights Alexey Zubov vs. Eric George, 6 rounds, cruiserweights Dorell Van Horn Jr. vs. Henry Beckford, 4 rounds, middleweights Glenn Dezurn vs. Aaron Hollis, 4 rounds, featherweights Saadiq…

August 19, 2016
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“Double Jab” Radio Simulcast Lineup for Friday August 19th; Reed, Perez and Rodriguez scheduled

Join Rich Quiñones every Friday from 9-11PM eastern time on 1360 WNJC AM Radio with “Double-Jab” Radio,  an-depth look at the world of boxing and always taking the boxing fan beyond the fight. Strong opinions and takes, no nonsense passionate boxing talk with an edge. Follow the link and tune in or call in http://www.1360radio.com/ Studio Lines in NJ/Philadelphia 856-232-7077 Outside NJ/Philadelphia 856-232-7078 Here is the tentative lineup for Friday August…

August 18, 2016
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Nieves not looking past Santiago, but eyes up future date with Warren

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Although undefeated bantamweight Antonio “Carita” Nieves is set to take on Alejandro Santiago for the WBO/NABO bantamweight title Friday August 19th, at Rhinos Stadium in Rochester, New York, it doesn’t mean the 29-year-old boxer is not eyeing up another fighter down the road. Nieves (16-0-1, 8KO’s) is coming off a tough but UD victory over Oscar Mojica back in June. He might have won going away on the scorecards, but he knew he…

August 17, 2016
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