Late Breaking

Author Archives: Thomas Marriott

Rossy steps in to take on Arreola has been informed that Derric Rossy (22-2, 12 KO’s) is most likely to step in and face Chris Arreola (27-1, 24 KO’s) on the Dec 5th HBO card. The fight will be listed as the co-main event to P4P fighter Paul Williams (37-1, 27 KO’s) and an opponent to be named at a later time. The Arreola/Rossy fight isn’t ... Read More »

Rossy – Holyfield in the works plus news on Darrel Madison has been told that an impending fight between Derric Rossy (22-2, 10 KO’s) and Evander Holyfield (42-10-2, 27 KO’s) is in the works. The fight seems like it is a good match-up for both fighters. Rossy is looking to build on his ESPN win his last fight against Carl Davis Drumond. Holyfield is looking to make yet another run ... Read More »

Saratoga’s Night of Future Champions

Not sure if this card had many future champions of major belts, but it did offer a lot of excitement. Lisa Elovich and Paul Brown of Pugnacious Promotion put on an excellent card for the fans at the Saratoga City Center in Saratoga Springs. The venue was packed with a great atmosphere, just in time for the start of the ... Read More »

Q & A with Ashandi Gibbs

Recently I caught up with Middleweight prospect Ahsandi “Mr. Brixx” Gibbs, based out of Florida. Ahsandi was in his final preparations for his upcoming bout With Marcus Upshaw on May 8th. Upshaw lost a majority decision to James “Buddy” McGirt Junior two fights ago. There is no doubt this will be the toughest test for Mr. Gibbs to date. Thomas ... Read More »

Fighting for a Cause at the Hilton

November 25th at the Huntington Hilton had a good card for an even better cause. Final Forum and matchmaker Eric Bentley put together a night of boxing, where a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Friends of Amanda Malloy for Education (FAME). This program will fund scholarships for underprivileged children. Amanda was a very good friend of Chris ... Read More »

Weights from Springfield, Virginia

John Mackey 160 Jesse Williams 159 Andre Nichols 127 Darrell Martin 129 Joseph Gardner 264 Donovan Toles 205 Lenwood Dozier 144 Benjamin Borteye 142 Robert Monroe 227 Otgonbayar Daivii 191 Johnnie Hayes 155.5 Travis Toler 166 Norman Allen 151 Tolan Tascoe 148.5 Read More »

Jones captures WBA cruiserweight belt

A great fight card was held today in the Color Line Arena in Germany. The main event saw Guillermo Jones (36-3-2, 28 KO’s) stopping reigning champ Firat Arslan (29-4-1, 18 KO’s) in the tenth round as the ref waved off the bout at 2:33. The first half of the fight saw Jones dominating on sheer work rate. Arslan’s usual “Winky ... Read More »

Havoc at the Hilton

The Huntington Hilton put on a great fight card on September 26th in New York. This was due to the help of Bob Duffy (Ring Promotions), Frankie G promotions, and matchmaker Frank Mullen. The card had tons of New York prospects, as well as Pawel Wolak in his comeback fight after his first career setback. In the main event junior ... Read More »

McCline VS. Mollo in the works

15Rounds has learned that Mike Mollo (19-2, 12 KO’s) and Jameel McCline (38-9-3, 23 KO’s) is in the works. It is anticipated that if this fight does get finalized, it will land on the November 7th card in Chengdu, China. It is also rumored that more heavyweights might be in action on the card, with Andrew Golota (41-6-1, 33 KO’s) ... Read More »