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

Young handles Amoako; Pham and Barrett score stoppages

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Welterweight Anthony “Juice” Young looked very sharp against last minute replacement Samuel Amoako, earning an eight-round unanimous decision Saturday night at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City, NJ. In front of a decent crowd, Young controlled the action from the early stages and start to dig to the body in the third and fourth rounds. He was able to tag Amoako several times in the fifth…

March 13, 2017

Burgin and Sparrow set to collide in South Philly

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Anthony Burgin and Avery Sparrow will highlight a solid card, when both upstart boxers collide in an eight-round main event Friday night at the 2300 Arena in South Philly. The doors open at 6:00 PM, with the first bout set to go off at at 7:30 PM.. The 24-year-old Burgin (10-2, 2 KO’s) has dropped two of four — with both loses coming when he stepped up…

March 8, 2017

South Jersey’s Price signs promotional deal with Mayweather

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Super flyweight prospect Dylan Price, who recently turned pro, announced that he has signed a promotional deal with Mayweather Promotions.  The former amateur standout, turned pro back on February 4th, and  had a successful debut when he scored a first-round stoppage over Malcolm Speight in North  Carolina. The highly touted 18-year-old, was born in Philly, but is currently living in Sickerville, NJ, boosted a brilliant 112-13…

February 26, 2017

Teen Cal Ashby steals the show at NY Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The New York Daily News Golden Gloves tournament is heating up, and Thursday night at the Church Street Boxing club in Manhattan, was no different. The evening boosted eight bouts in the 123lb. novice weight class, and all the fights went the distance. The Colony Pest Bout of the Night was courtesy of  16-year-old Cal Ashby (Pac Plex BC) and Ryan Smith (Unattached). Their heated affair…

February 25, 2017

Undefeated DC boxer Harrison arrested in SE Washington; father apologizes to fans

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Undefeated welterweight boxer Dusty Hernandez-Harrison was arrested Wednesday night in Southeast D.C., on gun chargers according to ABC 7 in Washington. Per the police report, the arrest occurred in front of 2404 Elvans Road Southeast at around 9:30PM. The 22-year-old Harrison was arrested for carrying a pistol without a license, possession of unregistered ammunition, possession of an unregistered fireman, and resisting arrest. A fan favorite in…

February 24, 2017

Moore shines in NY Golden Gloves debut

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Week two of the 90th edition of the New York Daily News Golden Gloves continued Saturday in front of a jam packed Knights of Columbus Hall in Mineola, as the night saw nine entertaining bouts in the 152lb. novice weight class. David Moore (Atl Vets Memorial) was solid from the get go against Ashley Longchamp (Unattached), as he applied heavy pressure early on in round one….

February 20, 2017

Lowell Sun Charities novice semi-finals are set

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The novice semi-finals of the 71st annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championships are set for Thursday, February 16th, at the historic Lowell Memorial Auditorium. Proceeds from this fantastic tourney will go towards sending the New England Golden Gloves champions to the National Golden Gloves Championship (2017 in Lafayette, Louisiana), in addition to supporting local athletes and area gyms, the Boys & Girls Club, soup kitchens,…

February 14, 2017

Suffolk PAL’s Wilson scores huge win at NY Golden Gloves; Burke defeats Jones

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Suffolk PAL product Famous Wilson scored a gorgeous straight right hand to finish off Christian Gaines of John’s Gym, Saturday night as the 90th edition of the New York Daily News continued at the St. Lawrence Recreation Center. Wilson, who earned the Empire Casino Punch of the Night, was crisp and clean from the get go, never allowing the southpaw Gaines to get on track. He…

February 14, 2017

Ababiy kicks off 90th edition of New York Golden Gloves in style; scores 3rd-round TKO

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The 90th edition of the famed New York Daily News Golden Gloves kicked off Monday night at a jam-packed B.B King Blues Club & Grill in Times Square, and the action did not disappoint the crowd on hand as seven bouts in the 165-pound open weight class saw action inside the ring. The P.C. Richards Boxer of the Night went to Nikita Ababiy (Atlas Cops N…

February 12, 2017