Young on Saturday’s bout against Amoako: “This is my coming out party, I’m putting rest of division on notice”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Welterweight Anthony “Juice” Young will be back in action when he steps into the ring against late replacement Samuel Amoako Saturday night at The Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. Young (15-2, 6KO’s) will be looking to make it five straight since suffering a TKO setback to Skender Halili over a year ago. “I’m just blessed to be able to fight in Atlantic City for the ninth time in…

March 10, 2017

North Jersey’s Asmat on controversial fourth round: “They gave him a hometown gift”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – JMB has learned that North Jersey’s Kevin Asmat and his trainer Diego Rosario met with New Jersey Athletic Commison head Larry Hazzard on Monday to dispute a timing discrepency regarding the fourth and final round of Asmat’s bantamweight fight against Dallas Holden. Asmat (0-1), who was making his pro debut, seemed to be coasting to his first win of his career against his debuting opponent. However, all three…

July 26, 2016

NJ’s Asmat confident ahead of pro debut “I’m going to put on a good show”

  Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – After a standout amateur career, Kevin Asmat is set to make his pro debut when he steps into the ring Friday, July 22nd, at The Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City against another debuting boxer in Dallas Holden. The 21-year-old Asmat complied an impressive amateur record of 96-14. He has won several notable titles, including the NJ Golden Gloves, the NJ State titles as well as Elite…

July 5, 2016