Lomanchenko dominates gritty Sosa, retains WBO 130-pound Title

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Vasyl Lomachenko was simply brilliant against upset-minded Jason Sosa, who was unable to execute anything, during their scheduled 12-round WBO 130-pound title affair Saturday night at the MGM National Harbor, in Oxon Hill, MD. Lomachenko (8-1, 6 KOs) dominated his WBO junior featherweight title defense before Sosa’s own corner wisely stopped the fight after the ninth round, completing a three-fight Ukrainian sweep in front of an electric crowd….

April 9, 2017

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

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

Philly’s Conquest doesn’t let his late start to boxing deter him “You can’t play boxing, you have live it”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Philly’s Jerome Conquest will be back in action Friday August 5th at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia when he takes on New York’s Victor Vazquez in a six-round lightweight affair. The 30-year-old southpaw Conquest (6-1, 1KO) is hoping another solid showing will keep him much more busier going forward. However, one thing he has learned that once he started to trust himself in the ring more,…

August 3, 2016

Lopez on future plans “I should get a title shot against Jonathan Guzman”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Super bantamweight Adam Lopez is not completely over his split-draw against Roman Ruben Reynoso in July, but that does not mean the 25-year-old native of San Antonio, Texas is not ready for bigger and better things. Lopez (15-0-1, 7KO’s) was in a much tougher fight than he might have anticipated against Reynoso when they met in July for the WBA Fedelatin super bantamweight title at Foxwoods Resort…

August 2, 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

Falling just short of Olympics still haunts debuting Davila “I should be in the Olympics right now”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – LeRoy Davila, who had a brilliant amateur career, will make his much-anticipated pro debut when he takes on Dominic Whitehurst Friday May 27th, at the Claridge in Atlantic City, New Jersey in a four-round bantamweight affair. Davila, a native of New Brunswick, amassed over 60 amateur fights in his career and was ranked second in the U.S. in his respected weight class. The 27-year-old scored a…

May 23, 2016

New Jersey’s Bauza to fight in Puerto Rico

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – North Bergan, New Jersey boxer and 2016 USA Youth Welterweight champion John “El Terrible” Bauza will be back in action June 4th on the undercard of Miguel Cottos “Boxeo Al Maximo” card in Catano, Puerto Rico. Bauza (1-0, 1ko), who will take on John Erosa (0-7), is coming off a dominating pro debut when he knocked out Leroy Padilla back in April. Prior to turning pro, Bauza was…

May 23, 2016

Douglas and De Alba meet in featherweight clash

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) In a much-anticipated bout between rising east coast prospects, Omar “Super O” Douglas meets Frankie De Alba in a slated 10-round affair Tuesday night in the main event of PBC Toe-To-Toe Tuesdays at Sands Bethlehem Pennsylvania. The bout will air on FSI and Boxeo De Campeones on Fox Deportes. Douglas (15-0, 11ko’s), a native of Wilmington, Delaware, is a solid boy puncher and has stepped up in class…

December 28, 2015

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