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Thompson vs Quarles this Friday

PHILADELPHIA / NEWARK (September 12, 2013)—This Friday night, GH3 Promotions and Greg Cohen Promotions presents a big night of boxing that will be headlined by undefeated Jr. Middleweight John “Apollo Kidd” Thompson taking on once-beaten Brandon Quarles.

That bout plus a full eight bout undercard will be streamed LIVE all over the world for just $9.99 and be can be ordered by clicking:!/watch/520b09795cb87f8d570e3df8

Thompson of Newark, New Jersey has a record of 12-0 with four knockouts and has knockout wins over Jamond Bourgeois (4-1) and Grayson Blake (5-1). In his last bout the 24 year old Thompson scored three knockdowns en route to an eight round unanimous decision over previously undefeated Geovanny Rodriguez (8-0) on May 10th in a bout that was televised on SHO BOX from Miami, Oklahoma.

Quarles of Alexandria, Virginia has a record of 10-1-1 with three knockouts.

Quarles won his first nine bouts before a draw with veteran John Mackey. Quarles appeared on SHO BOX and lost a very competitive eight round unanimous decision to undefeated DaQuann Arnett. In his last bout, Quarles scored a 2nd round stoppage over Jimmy LeBlanc on August 10th in Washington, D.C.

“This is a quality fight show that showcases some of the best young talent on the east coast”, said co-founder and director of boxing Marc Abrams.

“Thompson proved that he is a ring star and Quarles proved that he is more than capable. Vito Mielnicki and Greg Cohen have done a great job in signing these highly decorated kids and to have them on all on display on one show is a tremendous opportunity for the fans to see some of the future stars of boxing.”

In a six round Welterweight bout, undefeated Welterweight Anthony “Juice” Young (8-0, 4 KO’s) of Atlantic City, NJ will take on James Harrison (3-3-1, 1 KO) of Marrero, Louisiana. Harrison has fought an undefeated opponent in each of his eight bouts.

In four round bouts:

Tyrell Wright (3-0, 2 KO’s) of Jersey City, NJ will fight Alex Rozman (2-2, 1 KO) of Davenport, IA

Rickey Edwards (2-0, 2 KO’s) of Paterson, NJ will battle Christian Steele (3-6-1, 1 KO) of Staunton, VA in a Lightweight bout.

Shkaur Jackson (1-0, 1 KO) of Newark, NJ will face Malik Jackson (0-1) of New Jersey in a Welterweight bout.

Samuel Teah of Philadelphia will make his pro debut against Larry Yanez (3-5-2) of Fort Lauderdale, FL in a Lightweight affair.

Jerry Odom (4-0, 4 KO’s) of Bowie, Maryland will take on Antonio Liles (1-3, 1 KO) of North Carolina in a Light Heavyweight bout.

Danny Kelly (4-0, 4 KO’s) of Washington, D.C. will battle Jamal Woods (3-8, 3 KO’s) of Forest City, AR in a Heavyweight bout.

Godson Noel (1-0, 1 KO) of Newark, NJ will square off with Charles Kirby (1-6) of Philadelphia in a Super Middleweight bout.

Tickets for this great night of boxing are $100 for VIP Ringside; $75 for Ringside; $40 for General

1st bell is 7:30 pm with the doors opening at 6pm

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