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Campillo Looking for his Next ‘Dance’ Partner

Former world light heavyweight champion Gabriel Campillo (24-6-1, 11 KOs) is looking for his next dance partner.

Coming off a career-rejuvenating victory over formerly undefeated Thomas Williams Jr., on August 1, live on ESPN Friday Night Fights at the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Washington, in which he stopped Williams in five rounds, “The Handsome Man,” Campillo next wants to “tango” with any other top light heavyweight in the world. Continue reading

Lewkowicz Sends Condolences over Passing of Well-Known Vegas Manager Garnik Khachikian

Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz of Sampson Boxing wishes to express his great sadness over the passing of Armenian businessman and longtime boxing manager Garnik Khachikian on July 15 after a brief illness in Las Vegas, Nevada.

A well-known and popular face in Las Vegas boxing circles, among the fighters Kachikian managed was former WBA Featherweight Champion Freddie Norwood, Almazbek “Kid Diamond” Raiymkulov and William Abelyan. Continue reading

‘Rock City Cobra’ Samuel Rogers Feeling Ready to Take on ‘Latin Snake’ Sergio Mora this Saturday

U.S. Virgin Islands-based middleweight contender Samuel “Rock City Cobra” Rogers says he’s ready for the biggest fight of his career this Saturday, May 31.

Rogers (14-1, 8 KOs) will face former WBA junior middleweight world champion and “The Contender” champion, WBA #10-rated Sergio “The Latin Snake” Mora (25-3-2, 8 KOs) in an eight-rounder that will serve as the chief supporting bout on DiBella Entertainment’s and Sampson Boxing’s (in association with Right Hook Promotions) event entitled “Real Fights” in the Tropicana Pavilion at the New Tropicana Resort in Las Vegas. Continue reading

Marvin Sonsona to Rematch Wilfredo Vasquez Jr. on Martinez/Cotto at Madison Undercard at Madison Square Garden on June 7

By Allan Tremblay

President, Orion Sports Management

It was August of 2009 when I walked into the Cabbage Town Gym in Toronto and listened to the usual sounds that emanate from such surroundings.

I was there to make contact with Marvin Sonsona, a young super flyweight that my good friend and matchmaker at the time, Sampson Lewkowicz, had contracted to appear on my show in September. Continue reading

Sampson Boxing Signs Mexican KO Artist Jorge ‘Demonio’ Cota to Co-Promotional Deal

Uruguayan-born, Las Vegas-based promoter Sampson Lewkowicz, President of Sampson Boxing LLC, proudly announces the signing of exciting junior middleweight KO artist Jorge “Demonio” Cota to a co-promotional agreement, along with Kochul Promotions.

A free-swinging slugger with extremely heavy hands, Cota hails from Los Mochis, Mexico, and boasts an outstanding record of 22 wins (21 KOs) with only one defeat. Continue reading

Jesus Gutierrez to Return on May 31

Undefeated Las Vegas-based lightweight Jesus “Chuy” Gutierrez (11-0, 3 KOs) is getting ready to electrify the ring once again on Saturday, May 31, when he takes on Mexico’s Pablo Beccera (7-6, 4 KOs).

25-year-old Gutierrez will face Beccera on the undercard of DiBella Entertainment’s and Sampson Boxing’s (in association with Right Hook Promotions) event entitled “Real Fights” in the Tropicana Pavilion at the New Tropicana Resort in Las Vegas. Continue reading