NJ native and Silver Medalist Stevenson inks deal with Top Rank

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Shakur Stevenson, the most sought after amateur in the U.S., inked a promotional deal with Top Rank on Thursday. A huge step for the 2016 U.S. Olympic silver medalist, who will make his pro debut in the 126-pound featherweight division. Terms of the multi-year promotional deal were not disclosed, but this is a clear indication that Top Rank remains one of the best when it comes…

February 12, 2017
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Journeymen Boxing to launch JMB Radio in NJ & Philly market

JMB Staff (Journeymen Boxing) – Journeymen Boxing is proud to announce its newest partnership with Forysthe Broadcasting and 1360 WNJC, Philadelphia’s affiliate with Yahoo Sports. Starting Friday July 29th, from 7PM-9PM eastern time, Rich Quiñones  will host “Journeymen Boxing”, an in-depth look into the world of boxing with some of the biggest and brightest names in the sport. The show is in initial talks with several TV outlets with the hopes of having the…

July 28, 2016
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Asbury Park’s Bryant looking to make major statement against Skorokhod

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Hakim “Braveheart” Bryant will look to score the biggest win of his career when he meets Stanyslav Skorokhod in a six-round middleweight affair Saturday night as part of the Terrence Crawford/Viktor Postol WBO, WBC title undercard at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bryant (6-0, 4KO’s) will be taking on the first opponent in his career with a winning record, and he is not shying away…

July 20, 2016
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LaManna eyeing up date with Hernandez-Harrison “This is a fight I am hoping gets done very soon”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna might be set to take on Engleberto Venezuela in a six-round welterweight co-feature Friday night at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City, but that does not mean the 24-year-old from Millville is not looking ahead to bigger things come the fall. LaManna (20-1, 8KO’s) will meet Valenzuela over six-rounds as a co-feature on the undercard of the Anthony “Juice” Young/Eduardo Flores main event on a…

July 20, 2016
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Dirrell brothers highlight PBC card; Atlantic City’s Young looking to rebound

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Siblings and super middleweights Anthony and Andre Dirrell will highlight a stacked card Friday night at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Anthony Dirrell (28-1-1, 22ko’s) will face Caleb Truax (26-2-2, 16ko’s) over 10 rounds, while his brother Andre (24-2, 16ko’s) will battle Blake Caparello (22-1-1, 6ko’s) in a 10-round affair. Jonathan Guzman will battle Daniel Rosas for the IBF junior featherweight eliminator…

April 27, 2016
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Breaking: Rising Star Promotions card at NJMP in South Jersey postponed

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) JMB has learned that Rising Star Promotions Pro-Am boxing card that was slated for July 25th at the New Jersey Motor Sports Park in Millville, New Jersey has been postponed. The card was going to be highlighted by Millville native Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna, who was looking to rebound from the only loss of his career his last time out. However, according to multiple sources the venue wanted…

July 13, 2015
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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
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Young prospects fill out Witherspoon card; Valliere one to watch

BY: Richard Quiñones, Journeymen Boxing (Boxing Preview) U.S. Heavyweight contender Chazz Witherspoon will headline his own card as the main event Saturday night at the GPG Event Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey when he takes on Cory Phelps in a slated 10-round affair. But, it will be the rest of the card that will be center stage as young prospects and fighters will be stepping into the ring. Nick Valliere (3-0,…

January 24, 2015
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Inner-city gyms needing more help then ever

All across the country in various cities many inner-city gyms lack the proper funding for the basic equipment needed to train young fighters. In the case of Tri-City’s boxing gym in Bridgeton, New Jersey, they lack more then just the basic equipment. I captured some raw footage of the facility and then had the pleasure of speaking with head coach Terry Gould, who is trying his best to make a…

January 16, 2015
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