Teddy Atlas and Joe Tessitore look ahead to the 2014 Boxcino Championship.
Last week, ESPN and Banner Promotions announced it had joined forces to create the 2014 Boxcino Tournament; where lightweight and middleweight contenders will compete in separate single-elimination brackets beginning February 21. The field is a diverse mix of prospects and veterans from various parts of the world. One of the middleweight’s taking part is Sena Agbeko (15-0, 15 KOs) of Ghana; who makes his U.S. debut against Raymond Gatica (13-2, 8 KOs) in a six round bout.
Junior middleweight contender Demetrius Andrade is pumped up to be fighting for a world title. He gets to face Vanes Martirosyan for a vacant belt on Sept. 7 (HBO) on the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.-Brian Vera undercard at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
PHILADELPHIA PA – A action packed co-feature has been added to a great night of boxing scheduled for July 26th at the Thunder Valley Casino & Resort in Sacramento, California as part of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights.
In the exciting co-feature, it will be a ten round Lightweight bout for the WBO Latino Super Featherweight title as Miguel Gonzalez battles Josenilson Dos Santos.
PHILADELPHIA, PA It will be a battle of former world title challengers on July 26th as Juan Carlos Burgos will square off with Daulis Prescott in a twelve round bout for the WBO Intercontinental Jr. Lightweight title that will be held at the beautiful Thunder Valley Casino Resort in Sacramento, California.
Marc Abrams and Ray Flores preview the June 28th, 2013 ESPN’s Friday Nights card featuring Sergio Mora and Grzegorz Proksa
Sergio Mora meets the media in advance of the June 28, 2013 ESPN 2 televised fight with Grzegorz Proksa in Jacksonville, Florida
PHILADELPHIA, PA. On Friday night March 29th, Arthur Pelullo’s Banner Promotions and Greg Cohen Promotions will present ESPN Friday Night Fights featuring the NABO Middleweight champion Brian Vera. Vera will take on upstart Lithuanian Donatas Bondorovas in the twelve round bout that will headline a night of boxing at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York that will be broadcast live as part of ESPN Friday Night Fights.
TONIGHT!! Banner Promotions will promote an edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights from the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York. In the main event, The NABO Middleweight championship will be at stake as NABO champion and perennial contender Brian Vera defends against former Jr. Middleweight champion Sergiy Dzinziruk.
VERONA, NY – On Thursday afternoon, The main event fighters for the ESPN Friday Night Fights championship boxing card met the media at the final news conference that will take place at the Turning Stone Resort Casino.