Lomanchenko dominates gritty Sosa, retains WBO 130-pound Title

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Vasyl Lomachenko was simply brilliant against upset-minded Jason Sosa, who was unable to execute anything, during their scheduled 12-round WBO 130-pound title affair Saturday night at the MGM National Harbor, in Oxon Hill, MD. Lomachenko (8-1, 6 KOs) dominated his WBO junior featherweight title defense before Sosa’s own corner wisely stopped the fight after the ninth round, completing a three-fight Ukrainian sweep in front of an electric crowd….

April 9, 2017

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…


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

Breaking: Camden’s Sosa upsets Fortuna to win WBA title

  Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – New Jersey’s Jason Sosa pulled off a major upset Thursday night in China when he stopped Javier Fortuna in the 11th round of their slated 12-round WBA Super Featherweight affair in Beiijing. Sosa (19-1-4, 15ko’s), who was coming off a draw against Nicholas Walters in December, pressured Fortuna in the 11th and was able to walk him down and land a thunderous left hand that dropped Fortuna…

June 24, 2016

Sosa headlines Puerto Rican Classic in Philly

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Junior lightweight Jason Sosa puts his 12-fight KO streak on the line when he takes on Jorge Pazos to headline the first-ever Philadelphia Puerto Rican Classic Friday night at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia. Sosa (17-1-3, 13ko’s), who is coming off a brilliant first-round KO over a fading Jerry Belmontes back in August, recently inked a new deal with Top Rank boxing and is quickly making…

September 29, 2015

Dawejko crushes Umohette; Sosa wins again and Lentz exposes Jenkins Jr.

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Joey Dawejko needed just 27 seconds of a slated eight-round heavyweight affair to stop Enobong Umohette in front of a jam-packed house at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia, PA on Friday night. Dawejko (14-3-2, 7ko’s) used an explosive short left hook that simply cracked through Umohette’s unpraised guard, knocking him out cold as he fell face first to the canvas. It was the first time in the…

March 7, 2015

Sosa looks to continue hot streak inside ring, faces toughest test against Brooks

When Jason Sosa steps into the ring Saturday night against Michael Brooks in a slated 10-round affair at Bally’s Event Center in Atlantic City, the native of Camden, knows this will be his stiffest and toughest test. The 26-year-old Sosa is entering his affair against Brooks on a tear, winning his last seven bouts after back-to-back majority draws. Sosa (11-1-3, 7 Ko’s) will be facing his second southpaw in the ring…

April 12, 2014