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Pelullo knows it works to have your face in the place

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]By Bernard Fernandez / thesweetscience.com It’s a credo understood by every politician. Mass mailings, automated telephone calls to registered voters and posters seemingly plastered on every building and utility pole aren’t always enough to win the day. A lot of times, you just have to have your face in the place. It’s that personal […]

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Bradley – Provodnikov replay on Christmas eve

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]NEW YORK (December 23, 2013) — Boxing fans can wrap last-minute Christmas gifts by the glow of the 2013 Fight of the Year between the year’s two Fighter of the Year candidates — undefeated WBO welterweight champion TIMOTHY “Desert Storm” BRADLEY, JR and reigning WBO junior welterweight champion, “The Siberian Rocky” RUSLAN PROVODNIKOV. Promoted […]

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Garcia – Burgos set for January 25th in New York

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]NEW YORK (December 16, 2013) — Undefeated two-division world champion and Ventura County Police and Sheriff’s Reserve Officer Academy graduate MIKEY GARCIA returns to the stage where he won his first world title 12 months earlier — The Theater at Madison Square Garden — only this time he’ll be defending his second world championship […]

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January 25 – Garcia vs. Burgos

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Undefeated two-division world champion and Ventura County Police and Sheriff’s Reserve Officer Academy graduate MIKEY GARCIA returns to the stage where he won his first world title 12 months earlier — The Theater at Madison Square Garden — only this time he’ll be defending his second world championship belt in as many weight classes. Garcia will put his World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior lightweight title on the line against two-time world title challenger and current No. 1 contender JUAN CARLOS “Mini” BURGOS. Garcia vs. Burgos will be televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark®, Saturday, JANUARY 25, beginning at 9:45 p.m. ET/PT.

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Banner Promotions signs Simeon Hardy

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]PHILADELPHIA (DECEMBER 11, 2013)–Arthur Pelullo’s Banner Promotions is pleased to announce the signing of undefeated welterweight Simeon Hardy to an exclusive promotional contract. Hardy of Brooklyn, New York via Guyana, has a perfect mark of 10-0 with 7 knockouts and he holds two wins over two-time world title challenger and fellow Guyana native Howard […]

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Demetrius Andrade to be honored by Rhode Island

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND (December 2, 2013)—This Wednesday, WBO Jr. Middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade will be honored by his home state for his sensational championship victory over Vanes Martirosyan on November 9th in Corpus Christi, Texas. Andrade, 20-0 will be receiving his recognition at the Rhode Island State house at 4:30 pm eastern. “We are […]

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Provodnikov to be ringside for Pacquiao – Rios

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]PHILADELPHIA, PA (November 21, 2013)—One of the most interested spectators at this Saturday night’s welterweight clash between Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios will be WBO Jr. welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov. Provodnikov will be ringside at the Cotai Arena in the Venetian and he will have more than a passing interest in the bout. Provodnikov […]

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BP Prospects Score Big Wins

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]PHILADELPHIA, PA (November 19, 2013)—On the heels of a great run by Banner Promotions fighters, WBO Jr. welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov, WBO Jr. middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade and top middleweight contender Bryan Vera, the next wave of stars for Banner Promotions also scored big victories in recent weeks. On November 9th, newly signed light […]

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Andrade wins WBO Jr. Middle title

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS (November 9, 2013)—Demetrius Andrade won the WBO jr. middleweight championship with a workmanlike split decision over 2004 U.S. Olympian and previously undefeated Vanes Martirosyan at the American Bank Center. Andrade of Providence, Rhode Island, is now 20-0 with 13 knockouts and is promoted by Arthur Pelullo’s Banner Promotions and […]

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Andrade looking to make statement

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]ATLANTA (November 4, 2013) – As he prepares to break his Atlanta training camp and depart for this Saturday night’s fight against 2004 U.S. Olympian Vanes “Nightmare” Martirosyan (33-0-1, 21 KOs) for the vacant World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior middleweight title, undefeated Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade (19-0, 13 KOs) is set to make a […]