Tag Archive | Combat Sports

Rashida Ellis wins 2022 Elite Women’s World Championships gold

 Lightweight Rashida Ellis (Lynn, Mass.) closed out the 2022 Elite Women’s World Championships the same way she began this tournament, having fun and winning. Ellis, who won bronze at the 2019 Elite Women’s World Championships, became the first American woman to win the lightweight division at the IBA World Championships following her 3-2 decision victory […]

New NABA Super Flyweight Champion John “Scrappy” Ramirez made major statement on DAZN

Newly crowned North American Boxing Association (NABA) Super Flyweight Champion John “Scrappy” Ramirez (10-0, 8 KOs) made a major statement last Saturday night in the DAZN’s opening bout on the Zurdo Ramirez-Dominic Boesel card, presented by Golden Boy Promotions in Association with Zurdo Promotions, live from Toyota Arena in Ontario, California. Ramirez’ statement was, “I’m […]

Kendrick Ball Jr. vs Angel Camacho Jr. set for July 15 clash in Massachusetts

Worcester’s own Kendrick Ball Jr. (18-1-2, 12 KOs), returns to his hometown on Friday, July 15th, 2022. He will face the undefeated Angel Camacho Jr. (16-0, 5 KOs) of Providence, RI, for the New England Super Middleweight Championship. The bout will headline Rivera Promotions Entertainment’s (RPE) “New England Future 10” boxing event at the Worcester […]

Borough Boxing Official Results as Fists Fly at St. John’s University

With the opening bell, and the first punch thrown, professional boxing officially made its emphatic debut at Carnesecca Arena at St. John’s University Saturday night at “Borough Boxing.” The main event saw DANNY “EL GALLO” GONZALEZ (now 20-4-1 7KO’s) go to war with PAULO GALDINO (now 12-5 8KO’s) in the welterweight main event. Gonzalez, stepped on the gas early, […]

Zurdo Ramirez Focused on Dominic Boesel Not Canelo-Bivol Fight

Former World Super Middleweight Champion and top light heavyweight contender, Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (43-0, 39 KOs), is fully focused on his May 14th opponent, German Dominic Boesel (32-2, 12 KOs), not the winner of this week’s fight between Zurdo’s fellow countryman, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, and World Boxing Association (WBA) Super Light Heavyweight Champion Dmiity Bivol. If […]

Star Boxing Signs NY Amateur Boxer Anthony Reyes

Star Boxing is pleased to announce the signing of 2018 and 2019 New York Ring Masters Champion (formally the Golden Gloves), RONNY REYES to a promotional agreement. Ronny will make his pro debut on Saturday, May 7 at Star Boxing’s “Borough Boxing” located at St. John’s famed Carnesecca Arena in Queens, New York. Ronny grew up on […]

Grandson of Marvelous Marvin Hagler James Hagler, Jr. to make Mass. debut James “The Slim Reaper” Perella to headline “Mayhem at Moseley’s

Vertex Promotions returns May 14th with “Mayhem at Mosley’s, featuring the Massachusetts debut of James “Savage” Hagler, the grandson of the late Hall of Famer Marvelous Marvin Hagler, and headlined by undefeated welterweight prospect James “The Slim Reaper” Perella, Saturday night, May 7th at Moseley’s On The Charles in Dedham. “We’re looking forward to having James fighting […]