Star Boxing Signs “The Irish Bomber” Joe Smith Jr.

Joe Smith Jr. - (September 19th) During an brief intermission at Star Boxing's "Rockin Fights 15" at Long Island's hottest boxing venue Star Boxing President and CEO Joe Deguardia announced the signing of Shirley, Long Island's promising light heavyweight Joe "The Irish Bomber" Smith Jr.

(September 19th) During an brief intermission at Star Boxing’s “Rockin Fights 15” at Long Island’s hottest boxing venue Star Boxing President and CEO Joe Deguardia announced the signing of Shirley, Long Island’s promising light heavyweight Joe “The Irish Bomber” Smith Jr.

The 24 year old Irishman coming with an impressive amateur pedigree including two New York Gold Glove and New York City Metro titles can best be described as a boxing reincarnation combination of Philadelphia’s Jack O’Brien and “Irish” Bob Murphy.

Turning pro October 2009 winning his first six inside the distance, Smith’s KO run came to an abrupt stop August 2010 versus Lawrence, Massachusetts slugger Eddie “Thunder” Caminero.

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The Road Looks Green for “The Irish Bomber” Joe Smith Jr!

By: Jason Sardelis
(February 19th) In the history of boxing there is a long list of Irish / American greats, including Mickey Walker, Gene Tunney, Jimmy McLarnin, Tommy Loughran and Billy Conn to name a few. As of recent and the retirement of John Duddy New York has several contenders in the light heavyweight division and one hot prospect is Shirley, New York’s “Irish Bomber” Joe Smith Jr.

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