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

Brunson and Garcia put on boring fight in South Philly; battle to draw

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Tyron Brunson and Ismael Garcia fought to split-draw in an extremely boring eight-round middleweight affair Friday night at the 2300 Arena in South Philly. Garcia (10-0-2, 4KO’s) came into the contest feeling pretty good about himself going forward, but did not display the skill that helped him reel off 10 straight to start his career. In fact, Garcia’s game plan seemed to be more passive then…

October 18, 2016

Undefeated prospect Russell squares off against Hedge in PA

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Undefeated rising super bantamweight prospect Antonio Russell will square off against Rudolph Hedge as part of PBC’s “Toe-to-Toe Tuesdays”, June 28th from the Sands Bethlehem Events Center in Bethlehem, PA. The bout will be on the undercard of Edner Cherry/Lydell Rhodes with the televised coverage beginning at 9PM. ET/6PM.PT. Also on the card will be Delaware native and unbeaten featherweight Omar Douglas, who will take on…

June 21, 2016

Confident Washington ready for Mansour, “I’m not hear to duck competition”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Amir “Hardcore” Mansour will meet Gerald Washington in a scheduled 10-round affair Tuesday October 13th, at Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Washington. The southpaw Mansour (22-1, 16ko’s) has won two straight since dropping a tough 10-round USBA heavyweight title in Steve Cunningham back in April 2014. He rebounded from the lone loss of his career, by scoring a seventh-round knockout against Fred Kassi, and then followed that…

October 6, 2015

PA State Athletic Commission rules in favor of Champs Management; Robinson to remain with promoter

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) JMB has learned that Philadelphia welterweight “New” Ray Robinson will remain under Champs Management despite reports that he was trying to break free from his contract after the PA State Athletic Commission ruled in favor of the Delaware based promotional company. Back in April, Robinson (20-2, 9ko’s) successfully defended his NABO welterweight title against Sherzodbek Alimjanov at Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket, Connecticut. However, the 29-year-old Robinson was…

August 20, 2015

LaManna and Dawejko look to rebound from latest setbacks

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Thomas LaManna and Joey Dawejko will both look to rebound from losses, when they are both featured on the undercard of Showtime Showbox series Friday night at Bally’s Atlantic City. The card is promoted by DiBella Entertainment and has several high profile middleweight prospects on it including Sergiy Derevyanchenko (5-0, 4ko’s) who headlines the card as he tangles with rugged veteran Elvin Ayala (28-6-1, 12ko’s) over 10 rounds…

August 6, 2015

Philly’s Ferrante looking at August return to ring; eyeing undefeated prospect Tabiti

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) JMB has learned that Philadelphia cruiserweight Anthony “Boom Boom” Ferrante is aiming for a possible August return to the ring. According to the 31-year-old Ferrante, his potential opponent is one of Mayweather Promotions’ rising young prospects and arguably their top prospect. The fight is slated for August 28th, and it appears it would be a 10-round affair. “I’m fighting Mayweather’s top guy August 28th in Vegas, I am…

June 30, 2015

Quigley defends VA State Title; Harvell rebounds against Perez

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Gerome Quigley had an easy time defending his Virginia State welterweight title after delivering a fourth-round knockout against overmatched Benjamin Olinga Saturday night at the ABC Sports Complex in Springfield, Virginia. Quigley (8-0, 7ko’s) used his jab to start things off, and had some issues trying to deliver his right hand. After picking up the action in the second round, and finally the third round, Quigley found…

June 8, 2015

Mansour on Dawejko “This dude is not ready for what I will bring”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Amir “Hardcore” Mansour wants respect and more importantly wants to make a statement when he steps into the ring against Joey “The Tank” Dawejko on ESPN’s “Friday Night Fights” in South Philadelphia in a 10-round affair that will decide the vacant Pennsylvania heavyweight title. Mansour (21-1, 16ko’s) is coming off a devastating KO win over Fred Kassi last November, while still trying to rebound from his tough April…

May 8, 2015