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The Pugilist KOrner: Ivan Calderon, Rocky Juarez, Willie Monroe Jr, Rick Morones Jr, and Ryan “Cowboy” Karl

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents another massive 120 minute, six guest edition of “The Pugilist KOrner”!!

The packed presentation will feature Olympic Silver medalist Ricardo “Rocky“ Juarez, talented young fight trainer Rick Morones Jr, Boxcino Middleweight winner Willie Monroe Jr, two division world champion and future Hall of Famer Ivan “Iron Boy“ Calderon, and Junior Welterweight prospect Ryan “Cowboy“ Karl.

Pugilist KOrner listener line: 718-506-1506

Kicking things of this evening will be Olympic Silver medalist and perennial Featherweight contender Ricardo “Rocky“ Juarez (30-10-1, 21 KOs). Continue reading

Marvin Sonsona to Rematch Wilfredo Vasquez Jr. on Martinez/Cotto at Madison Undercard at Madison Square Garden on June 7

By Allan Tremblay

President, Orion Sports Management

It was August of 2009 when I walked into the Cabbage Town Gym in Toronto and listened to the usual sounds that emanate from such surroundings.

I was there to make contact with Marvin Sonsona, a young super flyweight that my good friend and matchmaker at the time, Sampson Lewkowicz, had contracted to appear on my show in September. Continue reading

Photos: Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. Media workout

Guaynabo, Puerto Rico: Former WBO Superbantamweight Champion and son of a Legend Wilfredo “Papito” Vazquez held an open media workout today at Former WBO longtime Champion Ivan Calderon’s, Felix Pagan Pintor in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico in anticipation of his highly anticipated “Road To Rempdetion” appereance as he returns home to the Kissimmee Civic Center on September 20. Continue reading

Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. Returns Home to Kissimmee September 20

Kissimmee, FL: All Star Boxing third installment of their Boxeo TELEMUNDO Ford fall series starts on Friday, September 20, 2013 from the Kissimmee Civic Center in Kissimmee, Florida in a event being billed “The Homecoming”.

In the main event former WBO World Champion Wilfredo “Papito” Vazquez, Jr., (22-3-1-19 KO’s) of Bayamon, Puerto Rico returns home to Kissimmee after 3 years to face undefeated prospect Guillermo “Borrego” Avila (13-0-10 KO’s) of Jamay, Jalisco, Mexico in a bout schedule for 12 Rounds for the World Boxing Organization International superbantamweight title. Continue reading

The Pugilist KOrner’s KOrner’s tonight: Dissecting Calderon-Fuentes, Vazquez Jr-Oquendo, Linares-Velazquez, More!

Blog Talk Radio’s, “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap” is proud to present a special “Iron Boy” edition tonight at 9:00 PM EST.

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On tonight’s broadcast, we will be dissecting Ivan Calderon/Moises Fuentes, Wilfredo Vazquez Jr/Jonathan Oquendo, Jorge Linares/Hector Velazquez, and Yoshihiro Kamegai/Jorge Silva!

James and Joseph will also be giving their take on the big HBO Double Header on October 13th, featuring Nonito Donaire/Toshiaki Nishioka and Brandon Rios/Mike Alvarado. Continue reading

Photos: Vazquez Jr. KOs Oquendo in 7th; Fuentes destroys Calderon in 5

By Dwight Chittenden: Former WBO super bantamweight champion Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. (22-2-1, 19 KO’s) got off to a slow start in the early rounds but then really came on to batter Jonathan Oquendo (22-3, 15 KO’s) and stop him in the 7th round on Saturday night in a crucial fight for the 28-year-old Vazquez Jr. at the Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez, in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Vazquez Jr. was dominated in the early rounds, but suddenly he started coming on in the 5th with his big power shots and eventually stopped Oquendo in the 7th. The referee then stopped the fight at 2:33. Continue reading

Video: Weights: Vazquez Jr 121.8, Oquendo 122

Saturday, October 6, 2012



(WBO International Title 122lbs – 12 Rounds)


Vega Alta, Puerto Rico (22-2, 15 KOs) Bayamón, Puerto Rico (21-2-1, 18 KOs) Continue reading

BJ Flores to face David McNemar next; Vazquez Jr. vs. Oquendo on Saturday

SPRINGFIELD, MO (October 3, 2012)—Once-beaten David McNemar has stepped in for the injured Ahmed Samir and will take on world rated BJ Flores in a ten round Cruiserweight bout that will be contested for the NABA and NABO titles at the Shrine Mosque.

McNemar of Parkersburg, West Virginia has a record of 13-1 with ten knockouts, is coming off his lone defeat which was a razor thin unanimous decision to undefeated and world ranked Ryan Coyne (16-0) on June 25, 2011.

The decision was close to the point that the verdict was booed in Coyne’s hometown of St. Louis. Continue reading

News: Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. and Jonathan Oquendo ready for their October 6th fight; Diaz-Sanchez & Cancio-Gonzalez

GUAYNABO, PUERTO RICO- Former World Boxing Organization (WBO) super bantamweight champion Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. and #3 WBO super bantamweight ranked Jonathan “Polvo” Oquendo showed today their weight at the last Puerto Rico Boxing Commission weigh in for their headline bout on October 6 at “The War”, to be held at the Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, in a PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP) presentation, in association with All Star Boxing, Top Rank and Promociones Zanfer to be broadcast on “Pay Per View”. Continue reading

Oquendo in good shape for Vazquez Jr. fight; Chakhkiev vs. Valori, Boytsov vs. Airech on 10/12 – News

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO- Super bantamweight contender Jonathan “Polvo” Oquendo showed today his good shape during a hard training for his fight against Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. in “The War”, to be held on October 6 at the Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, in a PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP) presentation, in association with All Star Boxing, Top Rank and Promociones Zanfer to be broadcast on “Pay Per View”. Continue reading