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The Pugilist KOrner: Shawn and Ken Porter, Gary Russell Jr., Pat Russell, Russ Anber, and Diego Magdaleno

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents another two-hour, six guest edition of “The Pugilist KOrner”!!

The exclusive presentation will feature current IBF Welterweight Champion Shawn Porter and Mr. Ken Porter, WBO Featherweight title challenger Gary Russell Jr., referee Pat Russell, boxing trainer and analyst Russ Anber, and Super Featherweight contender Diego Magdaleno.

Pugilist KOrner listener line: 718-506-1506

Making his way back to “The Pugilist KOrner” will be current IBF Welterweight Champion Shawn Porter (24-0-1, 15 KOs), along with his head trainer, father, and mentor, Mr. Ken Porter. The 26 year old title holder will be discussing his next title defense against undefeated Briton, Kell Brook, as well as his journey up to this point in his career. Continue reading

The Pugilist KOrner: Sugar Hill, Diego Magdaleno, Gary Russell Jr, Antonio Orozco, Patrick Majewski, and Marcus Bates

The “Sports Krib” is proud to present Kronk Gym trainer Javan “Sugar” Hill, Super Featherweight prospect Diego Magdaleno, Featherweight prospect and former Olympian Gary Russell Jr., Junior Welterweight prospect Antonio Orozco, Middleweight prospect Patrick Majewski, and Super Bantamweight prospect Marcus Bates on this week’s edition of “The Pugilist KOrner”!!

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Making his way back to “The Pugilist KOrner”, will be expert trainer and Kronk Gym leader Javan “Sugar” Hill. The talented boxing coach will discuss Adonis Stevenson’s first defense of his WBC Light Heavyweight Championship against former title holder Tavoris Cloud, which has been slated for September 28th and has been set to be broadcast on HBO. Continue reading

Rocky Martinez vs. Diego Magdaleno this Saturday, April 6th on HBO2 from China

1 abr 2013 EN CHINA ROCKY MARTINEZ 03Puerto Rican Roman “Rocky” Martinez, the World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior lightweight champion, arrived today in China, to complete his training for his second title defense against undefeated Diego Magdaleno this Saturday, April 6, at the Venetian Casino & Resort in Macao, in a Top Rank presentation to be broadcasted on HBO2.

“It was a long travel but we are here (in China)”, Martinez said. “I feel in my best shape for this fight”.

Martinez (26-1-2, 16 KOs), who won the title in September, 2012, with a victory over Miguel Beltran Jr., will defend his belt for the second time against Magdaleno (23-0, 9 KOs), the #1 ranked by the World Boxing Organization (WBO) in the junior lightweight division. Continue reading

Roman Martinez in China, ready for Diego Magdaleno

World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior lightweigh champion, Roman “Rocky” Martinez, traveled today to China, where he will be facing undefeated Diego Magdaleno this Saturday, April 6, at the Venetian Casino & Resort in Macao, China in a Top Rank presentation to be broadcasted on HBO2.

Martinez (26-1-2, 16 KOs), who is going to defend his belt for the second time, was joined by trainers Raul “Papo” Torres and Dennis Pantoja, also Ivan and Peter Rivera, PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP) President and Vice-President, respectively. The group left Puerto Rico this morning for a stopover in New York and from there to Hong Kong to get then to Macao. Continue reading

Rocky Martinez in good shape for Diego Magdaleno on April 6th in China

DORADO, PUERTO RICO- Puerto Rican Roman “Rocky” Martinez, the World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior lightweight champion, showed today his training in a media day for his upcoming bout on April 6 against unbeaten Diego Magdaleno at the Venetian Casino & Resort in Macao, China in a Top Rank presentation to be broadcasted on HBO2. Continue reading