Tag Archive | New Jersey

Jersey City Fight Night set for Star Boxing on March 4

Fans of Boxing in New Jersey get ready, as Star Boxing will have their first professional boxing event on March 4 at White Eagle Hall in Jersey City, New Jersey. For those unfamiliar with the White Eagle Hall, that is a venue in the restored historic building in Downtown Jersey City. White Eagle Hall was […]

Seton Hall falls to Iowa in Gavitt Games 83-67

Shaheen Holloway was not going to stay undefeated forever as Seton Hall coach. The Pirates (2-1) struggled on offense for much of the game in a 83-67 defeat Wednesday night at the Prudential Center in Newark at the hands of the Iowa Hawkeyes (3-0) of the Big Ten conference. This matchup was part of the […]

Gotham FC, U.S. Women’s National Team, and U.S. Soccer Partner on Limited Edition Line of Co-Branded Merchandise

 Gotham FC, the U.S. Women’s National Team, and U.S. Soccer have partnered on a limited-edition line of co-branded merchandise in celebration of the USWNT’s international friendly against Germany at Red Bull Arena in New Jersey on Nov. 13.     The Gotham FC + USWNT collaboration marks the first of its kind in merchandise between the U.S. Women’s […]

Hometown Hero Shakur Stevenson Defeats Robson Conceição in Newark Extravaganza

Shakur Stevenson lost his junior lightweight world titles on the scale Thursday afternoon. He wasn’t about to lose the fight. Stevenson bested Robson Conceição by 12-round unanimous decision (117-109 2x and 118-108) in front of 10,107 fans Friday evening at Prudential Center, the largest crowd ever to attend a boxing event at the arena. Stevenson (19-0, 9 KOs) […]

Shakur Stevenson and Robson Conceição ready to thrill Boxing Fans in Newark

Newark’s hometown hero, Shakur Stevenson (18-0, 9 KOs) is set for his homecoming against Robson Conceição (17-1, 8 KOs)TONIGHT in the 12-round main event at Prudential Center. Stevenson missed the 130-pound weight limit by 1.6 pounds and was stripped of his WBC and WBO world titles. Conceição is eligible to win the titles with a victory, and if Stevenson wins, those titles will become vacant. […]

Newark Bound: Shakur Stevenson & Robson Conceição Touch Down in Brick City

 WBC/WBO/Ring Magazine junior lightweight world champion Shakur Stevenson has never fought at home as a world champion. The six letters on the front of his trunks — Newark — represents his past and immediate future. Stevenson (18-0, 9 KOs), a 2016 Olympic silver medalist, will defend his belts against Brazilian Olympic gold medalist Robson Conceição (17-1, 8 KOs) on Friday […]

Abella Boxing Promotion Brings Boxing to New Jersey Mall

Friday night was fight night at the American Dream Mall in East Rutherford New Jersey as a full slate of 10 matches took place on July 29. Featuring fighters from both locally and as far away as Hawaii well over 1000 people came out to catch 4 & 6 round matches. Fans got into it […]