In what will undoubtedly go down as the fight of the year, and perhaps one of the most memorable fights in the recent history of women’s boxing, Providence, R.I., super bantamweight Shelito Vincent earned her first world title, narrowly beating Jackie Trivilino, 95-95, 98-92, 96-94, to capture the vacant Universal Boxing Federation (UBF) championship. Continue reading
Jimmy Burchfield’s CES Boxing presents one of the most highly-anticipated fight cards of 2014 has a little bit of something for every boxing fan, from a world title fight to the long-overdue return of an undefeated fan-favorite. Continue reading
On Friday, Nov. 7th, 2014, CES Boxing will team with Verdi Productions to give away 100 VIP ringside tickets to Bleed For This, the film based on the life and career of five-time world champion and Rhode Island icon Vinny Paz. Continue reading
Growing up in Worcester, Khiary Gray-Pitts had two choices: stay in the streets and keep rolling with the wrong crowd, or get back in the boxing gym and turn his life around.
“The more I got into trouble, the more I realized I had to get back into boxing,” he recalled. Continue reading
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Nov. 3rd, 2014) — With its 2014 season finale less than a week away, CES Boxing has secured a dynamic co-feature for “Winner Take All,” scheduled for Friday, Nov. 7th, 2014 at Twin River Casino. Continue reading
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Oct. 31st, 2014) — In what can only be considered a strange, ghoulish twist of fate during Halloween season, Shelito Vincent and Jackie Trivilino, who will slug it out for 10 rounds next Friday night for a world title, might be more inclined to bond over a mutual disdain for a certain undefeated New York fighter than trade blows with one another when the bell rings Nov. 7th. Continue reading
The story of Shelito Vincent is a long, winding narrative of a selfless fighter with no hidden agendas.
Only a select few strike it rich in boxing, particularly on the women’s side, so Vincent fights for more than just money. She fights for underprivileged children, many of them a mirror image of her younger self, who are looking for someone — or something — to believe in. Continue reading
The undercard of CES Boxing’s season finale Friday, Nov. 7th, 2014 at Twin River Casino features two bouts with Fight of the Night potential threatening to steal the thunder from the world championship main event. Continue reading
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Oct. 23rd, 2014) — Two years ago, with pressure to raise a family and provide his children with a stable home, Angel Camacho Jr. decided to step away from boxing, still undefeated after 12 professional fights. Continue reading
One of the most highly-anticipated fight cards of 2014 has a little bit of something for every boxing fan, from a world title fight to the long-overdue return of an undefeated fan-favorite.
The title, “Winner Take All,” is fitting considering the winner of the Shelito Vincent-Jackie Trivilino in the 10-round main event Friday, Nov. 7th ,2014 at Twin River Casino will take home the vacant Universal Boxing Federation (UBF) female super bantamweight world title. Continue reading