Philly’s Hart scores TKO win to capture the WBO NABO title; Caputo-Smith bout scratched

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Rising middleweight and hot Philly prospect Jessie Hart scored a six-round TKO win over Mike Jimenez to win the vacant WBO NABO super middleweight title Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Hart (17-0, 14ko’s) also captured the vacant USBA super middleweight title and NABF Junior super middleweight title in the process. The 25-year-old Hart gave Jimenez his first career loss as well. Anthony Caputo-Smith’s…

May 3, 2015

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

Philly’s Ferrante to take on Alex Guerrero for NABA crusierweight title, while manger rips B.J. Flores

By: Rich Quiñones Less then 24 hours after dispatching Venroy July thanks to a vicious 2nd-round KO win Friday night in Fort Washington, Maryland, Philadelphia’s Anthony Ferrante was already thinking about getting back in the ring. Meanwhile, Ferrante’s brash and outspoken manager/trainer Mike Cassell has engaged in a social media war with U.S. cruiserweight contender and current NBC Sports boxing analyst B.J. Flores. Ferrante will not have to wait any…

October 29, 2014

Ferrante looking to get career back on track, predicts KO win over Venroy July

By: Rich Quinones (Ringside commentator) Trying to get his career back on track, Anthony Ferrante steps into the ring to take on crafty and talented Venroy July in a slated eight-round cruiserweight affair Friday October 24th at the Rosecroft Raceway in Fort Washington, Maryland. The stacked card is being promoted by Keystone Boxing and will have several young hot prospects step into the ring. “I’m so excited to get back…

October 16, 2014

Ferrante looking to jump start career after year-long suspension; tangles with Caputo-Smith Friday night

Anthony “Boom Boom” Ferrante gets a chance to jump start his career after a year-long suspension which he believes has been unfair and unjust. On “Q” Sports caught up with Ferrante to talk about his year-long suspension, his upcoming slated 10-round Friday night fight against Anthony Caputo-Smith for the USA Pennsylvania Cruiserweight Title, and his quest to clear his name inside the ring. Rich: How is training coming along? Anthony:…

January 30, 2014

Caputo Smith wins controversial decison; mulls retirement

Anthony Caputo Smith defeated Dhafir Smith in a very controversial decision Friday night to capture the PA State Light Heavyweight Title, but it came with a price. The decision to everyone at ringside was laughable as the bout was scored 95-95, 96-94, and 96-94. The lopsided scoring was not nearly as bad as the swelling that occurred on Caputo’s eye. Caputo Smith’s right eye looked like the size of a…

April 20, 2013

Caputo Smith looking to make a name for himself

Anthony Caputo Smith can turn heads this evening when he tangles against Dhafir Smith for the PA State Light Heavyweight title at Harrah’s Chester, PA. Caputo Smith is 13-1 and will look to rebound from the first setback of his career. He got knocked out in the second round against hard hitting Kevin Engel at Dover Downs back in August, and a win tonight could jump start his career. His…

April 19, 2013