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Claudio Marrero

Claudio ‘The Matrix’ Marrero growing into a World Champion

“The Matrix,” world-rated featherweight Claudio Marrero (15-1, 11 KOs), has to be seen in order to truly appreciate his tremendous athleticism in the ring. The dynamic Dominican returns to the ring this Friday night in Pittsburgh in an eight-round bout against former World Boxing Council (WBC) FECARBOX champion Felix Perez (8-6, 3 KOs), of Puerto Rico. Continue reading

Claudio Marrero to make major statement on Aug. 23rd ESPN FNF Iron Mike card

DEERFIELD, Fla. (August 8, 2013) – Unbeaten Dominican featherweight contender Claudio “The Matrix” Marrero (14-0, 11 KOs) will face Argentina’s Jesus Andres Cuellar (22-1-0, 23 KOs) for the vacant World Boxing Association (WBA) Interim world title on August 23rd at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York.

This will mark the first event promoted by Iron Mike Productions, formerly Acquinity Sports, in association with Greg Cohen Promotions, and it will be broadcast live on ESPN Friday Night Fights. Acquinity Sports, under CEO Garry Jonas, partnered with Hall of Famer Mike Tyson to form Iron Mike Productions. Continue reading

Joan Guzman and Claudio Marrero seek world titles

Guzman-MarreroAfter reach his first world championship last March 9th in Costa Mesa, CA. Through Argenis “La Tormenta” Mendez, when the Dominican fighter annihilate in four rounds Mexican Juan Carlos Salgado to snatch the IBF super featherweight world title. Acquinity Sports expected to get two more titles by Joan Guzman and Claudio Marrero before the end of 2013.

Henry Rivalta and Gary Jonas Acquinity Sports top executives are negotiating with different promoters and for now, they have secured two world title fights; the first between super lightweight Joan Guzman against Vicente Mosquera for the WBA interim world title. This fight is scheduled for the middle of June at a place to be determined. Continue reading