Author Archive: ANDRE COURTEMANCHE / BIG MEDIA BUZZ

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Rahman jr. ready to begin his own heavyweight legacy at Skylands ECC on Thursday, March 23

Rahman jr. ready to begin his own heavyweight legacy at Skylands ECC on Thursday, March 23

Having grown up the son of a former undisputed and two-time World Heavyweight Champion, Hasim Rahman Jr., doesn’t mind that the world will be watching from the beginning of his professional boxing career. “This isn’t new,” explained Rahman. “I’m so

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Kender Halili to headline at Skylands Ecc in Randolph, New Jersey, on Thursday, March 23

Kender Halili to headline at Skylands Ecc in Randolph, New Jersey, on Thursday, March 23

On Thursday, March 23, 2017, Greg Cohen Promotions will proudly present SUPER BRAWL® III, a night of world-class professional boxing at the Skylands Event & Conference Center (ECC) in Randolph, New Jersey. Presented in association with David Schuster’s Winner Take

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Quadrupleheader announced for Salita Promotions’ “Detroit City Gold” boxing event on Friday, March 1

Quadrupleheader announced for Salita Promotions’ “Detroit City Gold” boxing event on Friday, March 1

DETROIT (Feb. 15, 2017) – Six prospects will round out the ShoBox: The New Generation televised bouts for Salita Promotions’ “Detroit City Gold” on Friday, March 10, at MGM Grand Detroit, live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/PT). In addition to

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Caribe Promotions and Warriors Boxing Announce Co-Promotional Agreement with Yunier Dorticos

Caribe Promotions and Warriors Boxing Announce Co-Promotional Agreement with Yunier Dorticos

Warriors Boxing and Caribe Promotions proudly announce they have teamed up to sign Miami via Cuba’s interim WBA World Cruiserweight Champion, Cuba’s Yunier Dorticos, to a co-promotional agreement. The power-punching Dorticos (21-0, 20 KOs), originally from Cienfuego, Cuba, won his

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Brant Stops Hloros with Body Shot and Defends WBA-NABA Championship in Hinckley

Brant Stops Hloros with Body Shot and Defends WBA-NABA Championship in Hinckley

On Friday, January 20, in front of a standing-room-only crowd of 3000+ at the Grand Casino’s Events & Convention Center in Hinckley, Minnesota, WBA #3-, IBF #13- and WBO #5-rated middleweight contender Rob “Bravo” Brant stayed busy and defended his

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Weights from Windy City Fight Night: Achour Esho 154 Lbs. vs. Anthony Abbruzzese 152 lbs.

Weights from Windy City Fight Night: Achour Esho 154 Lbs. vs. Anthony Abbruzzese 152 lbs.

Achour Esho 154 Lbs. vs. Anthony Abbruzzese 152 lbs. ABO SUPER WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP Josh Hernandez 128.5 Lbs. vs. Thomas Smith 129 lbs. Martez McGregor 170.5 Lbs. vs. Cesar Ruiz 171.5 Lbs. Yousif Saleh 132.5 Lbs. vs. Luis Ramos 137 lbs.

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Weights from Brant vs. Hloros in Hinckley, Minnesota

Weights from Brant vs. Hloros in Hinckley, Minnesota

Rob Brant 158.2 lbs. vs. Alexis Hloros 160 WBA-NABA Middleweight Championship Duarn Vue 128.6 lbs. vs. Lance Williams 130.8 lbs. DeLorien Caraway 143.2 lbs. vs. Deonte Wilson 138.8 lbs. Skender Halili 154 lbs. vs. Romon Barber 153.8 lbs. Jose Homar

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Bantamweight James Gordon Smith Ready to Deliver Another Thriller in Co-Main Event of Detroit Brawl on Sunday, January 22 in Detroit

Bantamweight James Gordon Smith Ready to Deliver Another Thriller in Co-Main Event of Detroit Brawl on Sunday, January 22 in Detroit

Detroit bantamweight action hero James Gordon Smith (11-0, 6 KOs) knows what boxing fans in Detroit have come to expect from him… and he doesn’t mind one bit. “People want to see you exciting in there; we are in the

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Several Match-ups Announced for Detroit Brawl on Sunday, January 22 in Detroit

Several Match-ups Announced for Detroit Brawl on Sunday, January 22 in Detroit

Several match-ups have been announced for promoter Dmitriy Salita’s special Sunday edition of his “Detroit Brawl” series on January 22, 2017, at Masonic Temple in Detroit. In the night’s eight-round main event, Detroit’s perennial welterweight gate keeper and fan favorite

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Bigger, Stronger Heavyweight Version of Junior Wright to be Unleashed against McCreary at Detroit Brawl on January 22

Bigger, Stronger Heavyweight Version of Junior Wright to be Unleashed against McCreary at Detroit Brawl on January 22

Former cruiserweight world title challenger “Hurricane” Junior Wright has been hitting the weights hard and will enter the ring for the first time as a heavyweight in his next ring appearance. Wright (15-2-1, 12 KOs) from Evanston, Illinois, expects to

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