Witherspoon makes quick work of Phelps; teen prospect Valliere wins again

BY: Richard Quiñones, Journeymen Boxing (Ringside Recap) In just his second fight back from his comeback, Chazz Witherspoon showed his power is still with him as he dropped Cory Phelps twice in round two before en route to a quick TKO win Saturday night at the GPG Event Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Witherspoon (32-3, 24ko’s) came out strong in the opening round as he used his left jab to set the…

January 25, 2015

“Cut of the Day” Chazz Witherspoon on career; Deontay Wilder

Chazz Witherspoon makes no secret of his desire to get back into the mix in the heavyweight division. His second fight since his comeback will take place Saturday January 24th against Cory Phelps. After seeing Deontay Wilder win the WBC heavyweight title, Witherspoon is itching to get back into the fold and perhaps get one more shot at a title. Share

January 22, 2015

Philly’s Yorgey off Saturday’s card; could not settle on opponent

U.S. middleweight contender Harry Joe Yorgey will have to wait a bit more to fight for the WBU Word Middleweight title, which was originally slated to take place January 24th, at the GPG Event Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Yorgey pulled himself off the card because he could not settle on an opponent in time. He was slated to take on Eric Mitchell for the same title in October in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, but that bout fell…

January 21, 2015

Lamanna added to the Silver Spoon Boxing Card

Thomas “Cornflake” Lamanna has been added to the Silver Spoon Promotions card January 24th, at the GPG Event Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Lamanna (16-0, 7 Ko’s) hails from Millville, New Jersey and has been on a tear since turning pro in 2011. The 23-year-old middleweight posses solid skill in the ring and his last couple of fights he has demonstrated that. He earned a tough six-round unanimous decision win…

January 7, 2015

Thomas wants respect, Garcia looks to remain perfect and Rosario aims for first pro win

By: Rich Quiñones What might get lost in the shuffle on Mike Jones’ return to the ring Saturday night in the Grand Ballroom at Bally’s Atlantic City, is several other bouts. Yes, Jones will most likely be the story of the night. A fast rising Philadelphia prospect who was well on his way until he to becoming the next great boxer from Philly, Jones (26-1) was stopped in the 11th…

August 22, 2014

Witherspoon triumphs in return; overwhelms Beale late

By: Rich Quiñones, Ringside Heavyweight Chazz Witherspoon made a successful return to the ring Saturday night courtesy of an eight-round TKO win over a very gritty and game Tyyab Beale at the Riverwinds Community Center in West Deptford, New Jersey. The win marked the return of Witherspoon, who was out of action for almost two years. Fighting on his own card, Witherspoon was able to shake off the rust and…

July 14, 2014