DC heavyweight prospect Kelly set to take on Kownacki in NY

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Washington, DC heavyweight prospect Danny “Smooth” Kelly will tangle with undefeated Adam Kownacki in a slated eight-round contest on Saturday, January 16th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Kelly (9-1-1, 8ko’s) has won three straight bouts all by KO since he suffered the only loss of his career back in August of 2014 when he dropped a six-round unanimous decision to Avery Gibson. He rebounded…

January 2, 2016
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Guerrero suffers TKO; first loss of his career

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing)  Undefeated cruiserweight Alex Guerrero suffered his first pro loss of his career, when he was stopped in the first round of against Brian Howard, at the Resorts World Casino in Queens, New York. Guerrero (12-1, 6ko’s), who was ranked No. 14 in the world by the WBA, was making his debut under DiBella Entertainment and it came to a stunning halt. Howard caught Guerrero with a gorgeous straight right…

October 1, 2015
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Napoleon handles Burton for easy win

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Alicia “The Empress” Napoleon scored for her fourth straight win to start her career when a battered and bruised Latashia Burton could not answer the bell for the fourth round of their Friday night bout at the World Resorts Casino in Queens, New York. Napoleon (4-0, 4ko’s) entered the contest, coming off a dominating first-round stoppage over durable Natalie King back in July. The 31-year-old native from Lindenhurst,…

September 21, 2015
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Rising middleweight Napoleon looks for fourth straight win

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Alicia “The Empress” Napoleon looks for her four straight win to start her career when she tangles against Latashia Burton Friday night at the World Resorts Casino in Queens, New York. Napoleon (3-0, 3ko’s) is coming off a dominating first-round stoppage over durable Natalie King back in July. The 31-year-old native from Linenhurst, New York, jumped all over King from the opening bell. She swarmed her unleashed…

September 17, 2015
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Serrano outworks Zarika; earns close win in rematch

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Amanda “Real Deal” Serrano earned a very close and hard fought six-round unanimous decision in her rematch against Fatuma Zarika in the main event Thursday night at The Space at Westbury, in Westbury, New York. The judges saw it 60-55, 59-55, 58-56. JMB scored it 58-56 in favor of Serrano. Serrano (25-1-1, 8ko’s) started off strong as usual, going right to the body against Zarika. She ended the…

September 13, 2015
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Breaking: Judah-Herrera get in weigh-in altercation, fight is off

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Former two-division champion Zab Judah was expected to make his long return to the ring when he was slated to take on Hevinson Herrera in a slated 10-round super lightweight bout Thursday at The Space at Westbury in Westbury, Long Island. However, the two men decided they could not wait until Thursday night to get things going, as they both got into an altercation, resulting in Herrera claiming he suffered an injury…

September 10, 2015
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Breaking: Serrano to rematch Zarika; Gladney off Judah card

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Amanda “The Real Deal” Serrano will now face Fatuma Zarika in a slated six-round co-main event on the Zab Judah/Hevinson Herrera undercard Thursday night at The Space at Westbury, in Westbury, New York. Serrano (24-1-1, 8ko’s) was slated to take on South Carolina’s Angel Gladney (8-11-1, 6ko’s). However, as of Thursday there was no reasoning to why Gladney was pulled off the card. Serrano, though, believes that Zarika makes for…

September 9, 2015
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Judah makes return to ring; set to take on Hevinson Herrera

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Former two-division champion Zab Judah makes his long return to the ring when he takes on Hevinson Herrera in a slated 10-round super lightweight bout Thursday September 10th at The Space at Westbury in Westbury, Long Island. Judah (42-9, 29ko’s) has not fought since 2013 when he dropped a 12-round unanimous decision against Paulie Malignaggi back in 2013. That bout was for the vacant NABF welterweight title and despite starting fast…

September 8, 2015
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Joe Smith injured, Star Boxing’s card postponed

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Joe DeGuardia’s Rockin’ Fights 20 card which was slated for Friday July 17th has been postponed due to an injury suffered by headliner Joe Smith. The new date for the card will be September 11th at the Paramount in Long Island, NY. Smith (18-1, 15ko’s) is coming off an impressive second-round TKO win over Cory Cummings back in April. The 25-year-old light heavyweight’s injury was not disclosed….

July 14, 2015
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Bosques on Hardy “She is a bigger opponent, fighting in her hometown, but I am ready”

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) As Noemie “La Rebelde” Bosques gets set to take on Heather “The Heat” Hardy in a scheduled eight-round super bantamweight affair Friday May 29th at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, New York, she knows that she will have a lot going against her. Bosques (8-2-2, 2 ko’s) is coming off a split-decision loss at the hands of Nydia Feliciano back in March and that loss at…

May 18, 2015
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