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

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

Prelims of Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves in the books; Quarterfinals up next

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The preliminary round of the 71st annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championship concluded Friday night with 11 exciting and entertaining Central New England (Greater Lowell) men’s novice matches at historic Lowell Memorial Auditorium. The quarterfinals will be held next Thursday night (Jan. 26) at Lowell Memorial Auditorium with men’s and women’s novice and open class matches. “We had our second straight awesome show,” New England Golden…

January 22, 2017

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

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

Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves set for Friday

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The 71st annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championship are slated to begin Friday, January 13th, with the preliminary-round action, at the historic Lowell Memorial. In 2016, Peter Welch’s Gym out of South Boston was simply dominate as they captured seven individual titles, while Lowell West End Gym and Grealish Boxing followed suite. Much fanfare has been centered around Brandon Higgins, who hails from North Chelmsford…

January 10, 2017

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

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

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

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