Hyannis, Massachusetts [August 7, 2015] – This Saturday, August 8th at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center (HYCC), Hyannis’ Jesse Barboza (9-1-1, 5 KO’s) and Pennsylvania’s Jesse Oltmanns (10-5, 7 KO’s) will compete for the Northeast Heavyweight Championship. Also on the card, Harwich’s Paul Gonsalves (7-7-1, 3 KO’s) are scheduled to face off in an eight-round light heavyweight fight against Mexico’s Rafael Valenzuela (8-5, 1 KO), and Pembroke’s Vinnie Carita (9-1-1, 9 KO’s) takes on … Read Article
The weigh in for Professional Boxing Australia #1 will take place at 5:30pm on Friday afternoon at North Sydney Leagues Club with current WBA Heavyweight Number 1 Challenger Lucas Browne overseeing proceedings. … Read Article
Hyannis, Massachusetts [August 3, 2015] – It’s Fight Week in Hyannis, as this Saturday, August 8th Boston Boxing Promotions brings pro boxing back to Cape Cod for the first time in nearly a decade. While fight week will peak with the actual fights themselves Saturday night at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center (HYCC), there are plenty of festivities surrounding the fights all week long in Hyannis.… Read Article
KINGSTON, JAMAICA – It didn’t matter the opponent, or the venue. What mattered to welterweight contender Sakima Mullings, is that he ended the fight with his hand raised in victory.
Coming off a very controversial split decision defeat at the hands of former world title challenger Clive Atwell, Mullings was in a must-win situation when he faced Guyana’s Quincy Gomes on July 11th at the National Indoor Centre in Kingston.… Read Article
Hyannis, Massachusetts [July 29, 2015] – Pro Boxing Returns Cape Cod for the first time in nearly a decade August 8th at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center (HYCC) in Hyannis, MA. Tickets are available now at CapeCodBoxing.com. Below are some fun facts about the August 8th event.… Read Article
Hyannis, Massachusetts [July 27, 2015] – Pembroke’s Vinnie Carita (9-1-1, 9 KO’s) will still be in action on Saturday, August 8th at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center (HYCC) as part of the Boston Boxing Promotions event headlined by the Northeast Heavyweight Championship fight between Hyannis’ Jesse Barboza (9-1-1, 5 KO’s) vs. Jesse Oltmanns (10-5, 7 KO’s). Carita, however, will now have to pick on someone his own size.… Read Article
Tampa, FL: The popular series of “Boxeo TELEMUNDO Ford” returns to “The Boxing City” Tampa, Florida with an exciting show, on Friday, July 31st at the traditional A La Carte Event Pavilion. … Read Article
A permanent memorial to pioneering black boxer Bill Richmond (1763-1829) will be unveiled by Earl George Percy at the Tom Cribb pub, in Panton Street, London on Wednesday 26 August 2015 at 2pm.
A portrait of Richmond and a plaque summarizing his amazing life and career will adorn the wall of the historic pub owned by Shepherd Neame brewery in recognition of Richmond’s position in history as the first black sportsman to achieve international fame … Read Article
It’s been an exciting year for Dejan Zavec (aka Jan Zaveck) so far, but the reigning WBF superwelterweight world champion and the former IBF welterweight world champion believes the best is yet to come. After defeating Sasha Yengoyan (now 32-2-1) in epic brave-heart bout in full packed arena in Maribor in April, Zavec has new doors opened for him. … Read Article
This past Saturday in Macao, China, #1 ranked lightweight contender Denis Shafikov improved to 36-1-1 (20KO’s) with a third round knockout of Roy Mukhlis, 27-5-3 (21KO’s) at the Cotai Arena in Macao, China. … Read Article