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Derrick Webster – Arif Magmedov for NABO Middleweight title on Friday, July 17

On Friday, July 17 at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem, Derrick Webster (19-0, 10KO’s) of Glassboro, New Jersey will take on Arif Magomedov for the NABO Middleweight title which will serve as the co-feature of a big quadruple-header that will be televised live on SHOWTIME’s award winning ShoBox: The New Generation. Continue reading

Derrick Webster making Showtime debut against Arif Magomedov on July 17th

Glassboro, N.J. (Friday, June 26, 2015) – Derrick “Take it to the Bank” Webster (19-0, 10 KOs) will be stepping up for the biggest fight of his career thus far on Friday, July 17th, facing unbeaten Russian Arif Magomedov (15-0, 9 KOs) in the co-feature bout of a ShoBox telecast. The fight, which will be taking place at the Sands Casino in Bethlehem (Pennsylvania), also has negotiations underway to determine which belts will be on the line for the victor. Continue reading

Derrick Webster Crushes 53-Bout Vet in Memphis

Glassboro, N.J. (Monday, June 1, 2015) – Derrick “Take it to the Bank” Webster (19-0, 10 KOs) scored his second consecutive stoppage victory on Friday night, blasting through gritty 53-bout veteran William Johnson at W.C. Handy Pavilion in Memphis Tennessee. Webster put on arguably the best performance of his professional career in the five-round destruction, which ended via TKO. Continue reading

Derrick Webster Plays Role in Latest Installment of Rocky Franchise Called ‘Creed’

Both boxing and entertainment are areas where Derrick “Take it to the Bank” Webster (18-0, 9 KOs) has always felt comfortable, so merging the two was an easy transition for the undefeated super middleweight when an acting opportunity presented itself. After a single audition, Webster was selected to play a role in the upcoming film Creed, which is the latest installment of the Rocky franchise by Academy Award winner Sylvester Stallone. Continue reading

Derrick Webster to Face Once-Beaten Obodai Sai on Tuesday Night

Undefeated super middleweight Derrick “Take it to the Bank” Webster (17-0, 8 KOs) is returning to action on Tuesday night, taking on once-beaten Ghanaian fighter Obodai Sai (23-1, 17 KOs) at 2300 Arena in Philadelphia. The fight will be the main event of a Parx Casino Tuesday Night Fights card, which is being hosted by Joe Hand Promotions and DandD Management. Continue reading

Tuesday Night Fights in South Philly

On Tuesday, Nov. 25th, undefeated super middleweight contender Derrick “Take It to the Bank” Webster will headline the third installment of Parx Casino Tuesday Night Fights at 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia.

The 6-foot- 4 Glassboro, N.J., resident owns an impressive 17-0 record (8 knockouts) and is coming off a six-round, unanimous-decision win over Michael Gbenga on May 30. Webster’s opponent, which will mark his fourth fight in 2014, will be announced soon. Continue reading