Beltway amateurs shine at Ringside World Championships

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – It was a very impressive weekend for a number of Beltway amateurs shined at the Ringside World Championships in Independence, MO over the weekend. Here are the winners, including Ragahleak Bartee of Washington, DC, who won the Boys Intermediate Open, 13-14, 81-85 pound division. Other winners were Salvador Escamilla of Capitol Heights, MD, who earned the Boys Junior Open, 15-16, 107-110 pound class. Stefon McCray of Windsor Mill, MD…

August 3, 2016

Lopez on future plans “I should get a title shot against Jonathan Guzman”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Super bantamweight Adam Lopez is not completely over his split-draw against Roman Ruben Reynoso in July, but that does not mean the 25-year-old native of San Antonio, Texas is not ready for bigger and better things. Lopez (15-0-1, 7KO’s) was in a much tougher fight than he might have anticipated against Reynoso when they met in July for the WBA Fedelatin super bantamweight title at Foxwoods Resort…

August 2, 2016

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

Asbury Park’s Bryant looking to make major statement against Skorokhod

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Hakim “Braveheart” Bryant will look to score the biggest win of his career when he meets Stanyslav Skorokhod in a six-round middleweight affair Saturday night as part of the Terrence Crawford/Viktor Postol WBO, WBC title undercard at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bryant (6-0, 4KO’s) will be taking on the first opponent in his career with a winning record, and he is not shying away…

July 20, 2016

LaManna eyeing up date with Hernandez-Harrison “This is a fight I am hoping gets done very soon”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna might be set to take on Engleberto Venezuela in a six-round welterweight co-feature Friday night at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City, but that does not mean the 24-year-old from Millville is not looking ahead to bigger things come the fall. LaManna (20-1, 8KO’s) will meet Valenzuela over six-rounds as a co-feature on the undercard of the Anthony “Juice” Young/Eduardo Flores main event on a…

July 20, 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

Atlantic City’s Dallas Holden ready for pro debut against Asmat “May the best man win”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Amateur standout and Atlantic City native Dallas Holden is set to make his pro debut when he takes on North Jersey’s Kevin Asmat in a four-round bantamweight affair Friday July 22nd, at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. The two debuting boxers will be on the undercard of the Anthony “Juice” Young/Ariel Vasquez slated 8-round welterweight affair, while Millville’s Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna takes on Engleberto Venezuela in a…

July 14, 2016

Barrios remains undefeated, looks ahead “Hopeful by end of 2016, we are fighting for a world title, that’s the plan”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Rising undefeated super featherweight prospect Mario Barrios cruised to an easy win in a less than stellar performance over Italy’s Devis Boschiero Saturday night in the 12-round main event of PBC on ESPN from the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, New Jersey. Barrios (16-0, 8ko’s), who earlier in the week said he wanted to come out aggressive, did just that as he got his jab going…

July 10, 2016

AC’s Young confident ahead of Flores bout “I don’t see this fight going the distance”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Anthony “Juice” Young will take on Eduardo Flores in a slated 8-round welterweight affair Friday, July 22nd, at The Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Millville, NJ native Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna will take on Engleberto Venezuela in a six-round welterweight co-feature. He was slated to fight Flores, who has now become Young’s opponent. The card, which is being promoted by Rising Promotions, has made it a habit…

July 1, 2016

“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