Raul Curiel defeats Courtney Pennington – Boxing Results

09/07/2023 - By Golden Boy Promotions - Comments

On September 7, live on DAZN, Mexico’s boxing prodigy and reigning NABF Welterweight champion, Raul “El Cugar” Curiel (12-0, 10 KOs), is set to throw down with Brooklyn’s own Courtney “BKNY” Pennington (17-6-3, 7 KOs) in a ten-round welterweight spectacle. Taking the co-main event slot is Manuel “Gucci Manny” Flores (15-1, 11 KOs), who is eyeing a triumphant return as he faces off against Nicaragua’s Jerson Ortiz (17-7, 8 KOs) in a super bantamweight duel.

Emerging welterweight star Grant Flores (2-0, 2 KOs) of Coachella Valley prepares for a six-round war against Tampa’s Jaleik Bogle (4-1-2, 2 KOs). Also on this electrifying card, Victorville’s Daniel Luna (2-0, 2 KOs) is set to trade blows with Alexander Gutierrez (0-2) from Lake Elsinore in a super featherweight scuffle.

Kicking off the DAZN broadcast, Jorge Chavez (7-0, 5 KOs) of San Diego is scheduled for a featherweight six-round clash against an opponent yet to be confirmed. Completing the lineup, Leonardo Sanchez (5-0, 4 KOs) of Cathedral City will take on Luis Perez (8-7, 2 KOs) hailing from Puebla, Mexico. The Fantasy Springs Resort Casino is primed to host this blockbuster event.

A Word from Raul Curiel, the NABF Welterweight Champ:

“To be the headliner for the September 7 fight card is a dream turned reality for me. I am a few steps closer to my goal: winning a world title. My goal is to end the year with my hand raised in victory, setting the stage for a world championship bid.”