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Foreman vs. King

Foreman defeats King; Jo Jo Dan decisions Frias

324New York, NY (4/4/13) – Earlier tonight, DiBella Entertainment presented the latest edition of its Broadway Boxing series, before yet another sold-out crowd at NYC’s historic Roseland Ballroom. Headlining the stacked nine-bout card was comebacking former junior middleweight world champion and Brooklyn’s own Yuri Foreman.

In his second comeback fight, since returning to the ring following a long layoff, Foreman squared off against Gundrick King (18-10, 11KO’s) in a six-round junior middleweight matchup. Foreman masterfully outboxed King over six rounds, en route to winning a unanimous decision. Scorecards read 60-54 across the board. King had no answer for the adept footwork and sly defense of Foreman, who continues his quest for another world title opportunity. Continue reading

Weights: Foreman vs. King

New York, NY (4/3/13) – All of the fighters for tomorrow night’s Broadway Boxing card at Roseland Ballroom weighed in earlier today. Below is the official bout sheet for tomorrow night’s show, with weights included. Continue reading

Foreman vs. King, Jo Jo Dan vs. Frias, More on April 4th in New York

foreman4334New York, NY (3/21/13) – As previously announced, DiBella Entertainment’s Broadway Boxing series returns Thursday, April 4, at Roseland Ballroom in New York City. The stacked 11-bout card will feature a number of DBE’s top young prospects and contenders including former WBA junior middleweight champion Yuri Foreman (29-2, 8KO’s), Luis “Orlandito” Del Valle (16-1, 11KO’s), WBC #6-rated welterweight Ionut “Jo Jo” Dan Ion (30-2, 17KO’s) and Gabriel “Tito” Bracero (21-1, 4KO’s).

The card is promoted by DiBella Entertainment and sponsored by Manfredi Auto Group, Newlio.com and Everlast. Tickets are currently on sale and can be purchased through Ticketmaster by calling (800) 745-3000. Tickets are priced at $125, $85, $65 and $45. Continue reading