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Emerging Victor Padilla won’t be a Philadelphia secret for long

20
May

Emerging Victor Padilla won’t be a Philadelphia secret for long

It didn’t take long. After three minutes, Victor Padilla had rangy Jesus Perez figured out. A round later, he had him...

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24
Mar

Ve’Shawn Champion has the name of a fighter, let’s see what else is ahead

The damp musty smells of stale popcorn and sticky floors pervade the beginnings of almost every fighter who began their...

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21
Jan

Ray Robinson to return versus Cleotis Pendarvis on February 26

After nearly three years away from the squared circle, Ray Robinson will return to action versus Cleotis Pendarvis, on February 26, at 154 pounds.

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09
Jun

Brittney Elkin could go from bartender to spoiler in Claressa Shields’ MMA debut

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Last Saturday, Brittney Elkin was holding court in the empty lobby of a boxing venue, Philadelphia’s 2300...

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17
Feb

The Travelin’ Man goes to Cruz vs. Mattice: Part One

In Lee Groves’ latest journal entry, the ‘Travelin’ Man’ makes his way to Philly to count a ‘ShoBox’ quadrupleheader – and reconnects with an old friend.

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27
Aug

Press release: hall-of-fame promoter Russell Peltz celebrates 50 years in boxing with Oct. 4 show in Philly

PHILADELPHIA, PA--J Russell Peltz was 22 years old when he promoted his first boxing card 50 years ago at the...

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28
Mar

Kudratillo Abdukakhorov comes to America

On Saturday, unbeaten 147-pound contender Kudratillo Abdukakhorov will face Keita Obara in an IBF title eliminator, in Abdukakhorov’s first stateside bout.

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14
Feb

Oleksandr Gvozdyk to defend 175-pound title against Doudou Ngumbu on March 30

On March 30, Oleksandr Gvozdyk will make the first defense of his WBC light heavyweight title against Doudou Ngumbu, in Philadelphia, on ESPN.

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07
Feb

DREAMer Alejandro Jimenez fights Friday in Philly

Undefeated bantamweight Alejandro Jimenez, once an undocumented immigrant with nearly nothing and a dream, continues to build his American Dream on Friday.

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24
Nov

The Travelin’ Man returns to Philadelphia…again: Part Two

In Part Two of Lee Groves’ latest journal entry, the ‘Travelin’ Man’ counts punches for a ‘ShoBox’ tripleheader, headlined by Jaron Ennis vs. Raymond Serrano.

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