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John Joe Nevin

John Joe Nevin Statement

GreenBlood Boxing, Berkeley statement

John Joe Nevin will be out of action for several months after being attacked in a Saturday morning incident in which he broke his leg in two places.

John Joe is gutted that his pro career has been slowed by the attack but vows to come back stronger in the fall. Continue reading

Irish Star John Joe Nevin’s Pro Debut Tonight In Boston

BOSTON, MA (MARCH 17, 2014)– Superstars start somewhere and for London Olympic silver medalist, John Joe Nevin, his Monday night fight looks to be the perfect introduction into pro boxing.

It doesn’t get much better for an Irish boxer than making a pro debut on St. Patrick’s Day in Boston, before a sellout crowd at the famed House of Blues live on FoxSports to a national television audience. Continue reading

John Joe Nevin Joins GreenBlood

Ireland’s most celebrated amateur in generations, John Joe Nevin, announced his pro plans yesterday at a press conference in Dublin. Nevin earned an Olympic Silver Medal in the London games and is rated the number one amateur in the world at bantamweight. Continue reading

Super Fight Promotions signs John Joe Nevin

LONDON (7 Oct 2012) – Super Fight Promotions is delighted to announce the signing of London 2012 Irish Olympic silver medalist John Joe Nevin.

The 23-year-old who dazzled at last summer’s Olympic Games, only missing gold in the final to Luke Campbell after a closely edged 14 points to 11 thriller, becomes the second capture of the newly formed promotional company, launched by British boxing ace Amir Khan.

As a bantamweight star with an excellent amateur background, including five national senior titles and two bronze World Amateur Championships, he has long been tipped to make a successful leap into the professional game. Continue reading