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Nelson and Belasco battle to majority draw; De Alba wins 12th straight with decision over Carradine

This past Saturday night, In front of a near capacity crowd at the Valley Forge Casino Resort, Naim Nelson and Ryan Belasco battled to an 8-round majority draw for the UBF All America’s Jr. Welterweight title while Frank De Alba scored an 8-round unanimous decision over Jesse Carradine which highlighted a 5-bout card. Continue reading

Naim Nelson to risk undefeated record against Belasco

This Saturday night at the Valley Forge Casino Resort, undefeated Jr. boxing Welterweight Naim “The Dream” Nelson (12-0, 1 KO) of Philadelphia will take on Ryan Belasco (18-6-3, 3 KO’s) of Wilmington, DE in an 8-round bout for the UBF All America’s title that will serve as the co-feature bout to a championship night of boxing promoted by King;s Promotions and Peltz Boxing. Continue reading

Nelson vs. Rodriguez May 16 Tops Re-Opening of 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia

A pair of undefeated junior welterweight prospects, Naim Nelson, of Philadelphia, and Jerome Rodriguez, of Trenton, NJ, collide over eight rounds on Friday evening, May 16, as professional boxing returns to the newly re-named 2300 Arena.

The seven-bout card program marks the first pro fight card at the 2300 Arena since Jan. 21, 2012, when then-unknown heavyweight prospect Bryant Jennings upset Maurice Byarm in a battle of undefeated Philadelphians to open the NBC Sports Network Fight Night series. Continue reading

Naim Nelson, Travis Kauffman headline at the Valley Forge Casino Resort this Saturday

VALLEY FORGE, PA (July 31, 2013)—This Saturday night at the Valley Forge Casino Resort, fans can meet the fighters who will be participating on big night of boxing on August 23rd at the same venue.

The meet and Greet as well as a round card girl contest will take place at the Pool at The Valley Forge Casino beginning at 8pm.

In the main event, Naim Nelson (10-0, 1 KO) will defend the Pennsylvania Lightweight title when he takes on Ryan Belasco (18-5-3, 3 KO’s). In the co-feature, WBA Number-13 ranked Heavyweight Travis Kauffman (24-1, 18 KO’s) will take on an opponent to be named in a bout scheduled for eight rounds. Continue reading

Naim Nelson vs. Georgi Kevlishvili on March 15th

Naim Nelson is a name most boxing fans would not have recognized a year ago and, perhaps, some still do not know who he is. A Philadelphia lightweight boxer and a member of DandD Management, Nelson is part of the Peltz Boxing stable. He is 22 years old and has won all nine of his professional fights. Nelson is a poised fighter who knows when to pick his shots. Continue reading

Card shaping up for King’s Boxing Promotions on March 15th at the Valley Forge Casino Resort

Valley Forge, PA (February 27, 2013)—On Friday night, March 15th Professional Boxing will make its maiden appearance at The Valley Forge Casino Resort as King’s Promotions presents a terrific night of action that will be headlined with an eight round Lightweight bout between Naim Nelson and Georgi Kevlishvilli. Continue reading