Tag Archive | Dominican Republic

Ryan Roach’s Fighter Locker Inks 2-time Dominican Olympian Leonel de los Santos

Ryan Roach’s Fighter Locker has announced another fighter signing, 2-time Dominican Republic Olympian Leonel de los Santos, to an exclusive managerial contract. The 25-year-old Santos, who will fight as a lightweight as a professional, competed in the 2016 Olympics in Brazil and qualified for the Dominican Republic Olympic Boxing Team in terms of the postponed […]

No Fear for Juan Carlos Abreu vs. undefeated welterweight sensation Jaron “Boots” Ennis

Upset-minded veteran Juan “Merengue” Carlos Abreu has vowed to use his experience advantage against boxing’s newest boogeyman, Jaron “Boots” Ennis (25-0, 23 KOs), who has knocked out his last 15 opponents in a row, this Saturday night (Sept. 19th) on SHOWTIME live from a “closed” Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. Ennis-Abreu, presented by TGB […]

Baltimore Orioles Nominate Hanser Alberto for 2020 Roberto Clemente Award

VIDEO: In honor of his Nomination for the 2020 Roberto Clemente Award the Baltimore Orioles put together the video highlights of the Infielder Hanser Alberto Giving Back to the Community. The Baltimore Orioles and Major League Baseball announced that Hanser Alberto has been named the Orioles’ 2020 nominee for the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award. The […]

Undefeated super featherweight Jesus Vasquez, Jr. joins Ryan Roach’s Fighter Locker stable

Undefeated super featherweight prospect Jesus Vasquez, Jr. (6-0, 2 KOs), fighting out of Englewood, Colorado, has signed a managerial contract with Ryan Roach’s Fighter Locker. “I talked to my coach, Leroy Miller, who I’ve been with since the beginning, and it made sense to us,” Vasquez, Jr. talked about why he signed with Roach. “I […]

Meet the New York State Boxing HOF Class of 2020

The New York State Boxing Hall of Fame (NYSBHOF) has officially announced its 28-member Class of 2019. The ninth annual NYSBHOF induction dinner will be held Sunday afternoon (12:30-5:30 p.m. ET), April 19, at Russo’s On The Bay in Howard Beach, New York. “I am proud that we are continuing to honor New York men […]

New York Mets International Free Agent Signings

The New York Mets announced on July 7 that they have signed international free agents Francisco Alvarez, a catcher from Venezuela, and Freddy Valdez, an outfielder from the Dominican Republic. “We are excited to welcome Francisco and Freddy to the Mets family,” Vice President of International and Amateur Scouting Tommy Tanous said. “They both possess […]