Tag Archive | Boxing

CES Boxing offering Mike Tyson $1,000,000-plus to fight Juiseppe Angelo Cusumano

Classic Entertainment and Sports (CES), founded and operated by veteran boxing promoter Jimmy Burchfield, Sr., is offering “Iron” Mike Tyson $1,000,000 to square-off with Juiseppe Angelo Cusumano, plus a percentage of closed circuit receipts to be negotiated, as well a $200,000 donation to whatever charity Tyson’s wife prefers. Jimmy Burchfield, Sr., known as “The Hardest […]

Garden of Dreams Finding New Ways to Give Back as Stars Heather ‘Heat’ Hardy and Jamel Herring share stories to kids in need

The Garden of Dreams much like all the companies are finding new ways to give back during these new social distancing times. So they called upon two stars in Heather ‘The Heat’ Hardy and Jamel Herring who have shined in the world of boxing shared their stories via Zoom with the amazing children who are  […]

Undefeated boxing prospect Lamont Powell Escaped 36-bullet shooting without a scratch & tne founded “Gloves Up, Guns Down” charity

Undefeated super welterweight prospect Lamont “The Blessed One” Powell, based on a near death experience 2-½ years ago in Providence, could easily have “Lucky” as his nickname. The 26-year-old Powell was a three-time Silver Mittens champion, who compiled a 45-4 amateur record, prior to turning two years ago. He is 5-0 (1 KO) as a […]

Boxing manager Ryan Roach – Establishing his own identity

Boxing manager Ryan Roach is the latest member of New England’s first family of boxing to be actively involved in the industry. Roach, naturally, understands his last name translates into instant respect, credibility, and automatically doors open. However, he is determined to establish his own identity and make a name for himself, rather than ride […]

Born to box: Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini

As the son of a prizefighter, International Boxing Hall of Fame inductee (“Class of 2015”) Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini was born to box, and the Youngstown, Ohio fighter climbed to the top of the sport’s mountain, capturing the World Boxing Association (WBA) lightweight title in 1982. Mancini’s father, the late Lenny “Boom Boom” Mancini, boxed […]

Top USA amateur boxers adjusting to life without fights & waiting another year for Olympics shot

Amateur boxing, as in the professional ranks, has been shut-down worldwide due to the Coronavirus pandemic. USA Boxing members are adjusting to these challenging and trying times all across the country. Gyms and schools are closed, tournaments suspended, and the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo have been postponed a year. Members of the Elite […]

Spotlight Series Interview with Boxing Star Bruce Carrington

Boxing fans are encouraged to check out this amazing interview that Journalist John Venezia was able to do with upcoming Boxing Star Bruce Carrington: