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UPCOMING NORTH CAROLINA BOXING EVENTS

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SATURDAY, JANUARY 30 (DURHAM): One Hit Promotions pro boxing event. Durham Armory. 220 Foster St, Durham, NC. For more info, visit http://www.ittakesonehit.com/

SATURDAY, JANUARY 30 (DURHAM): Amateur boxing event hosted by One Hit Promotions. Durham Armory. 220 Foster St, Durham, NC.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 30 (MARION): Walter Johnson Promotions pro boxing event.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6 (GREENSBORO): Walter Johnson Promotions pro boxing event. Holiday Inn Airport. 6426 Burnt Poplar Rd, Greensboro, NC.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20 (WILMINGTON): NC Female Amateur Boxing Invitational

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27 (RALEIGH): Stop Running Promotions pro boxing event. J.S. Dorton Arena. 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC.

SATURDAY, SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 27-28 (ROANOKE RAPIDS): Jasards Boxing Club amateur boxing event.

FRIDAY, SATURDAY, MARCH 11-12 (CHARLOTTE): 2016 North Carolina State Golden Gloves amateur boxing event.

SATURDAY, MARCH 12 (ELIZABETH CITY): Anointed Corner Promotions will feature a pro boxing event at the Police Athletic League venue in Elizabeth City, North Carolina.

SATURDAY, MARCH 12 (MARION): Walter Johnson Promotions pro boxing event.

SATURDAY, APRIL 30 (FAYETTEVILLE): One Hit Promotions pro boxing event.

SATURDAY, MAY 21 (CHARLOTTE): Tommy Hill Boxing pro boxing event. The Carole Hoefener Center. 610 E. 7th St Charlotte, NC 28202. Tickets can be purchased at tommyhillboxing.com

SATURDAY, JUNE 11 (CHARLOTTE): One Hit Promotions pro boxing event.

SATURDAY, JULY 23 (DURHAM): One Hit Promotions pro boxing event.

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NORTH CAROLINA BOXERS OUT-OF-STATE

SATURDAY, JANUARY 16: Joshua Hinnant (0-5; Wilson, NC) vs. Carlos Sanchez (debut; residence unknown) at the ABC Sports Complex in Springfield, Virginia. Scheduled 4 rounds.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 16: Henry Mercer (1-3; Tarboro, NC) VS. Edgar Torres (7-0-1; Springfield, VA) at the ABC Sports Complex in Springfield, Virginia. Scheduled 4 rounds.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 22: Jared Robinson (16-2-1; Charlotte, NC) vs. Bakhtiyar Eyubov (9-0; Aktjubinsk, Kazakhstan) at the Casino Del Sol Resort in Tucson, Arizona. TV: Showtime.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 30: James Winchester (17-11; Reidsville, NC) vs. Ramon Alvarez (22-4-2; Guadalajara, Mexico) at the Centro De Convenciones venue in Rosarito, Mexico.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13: Henry Mercer (1-4; Tarboro, NC) VS. Luke Spencer (Debut; West Virginia) at the Mountaineer Casino Racetrack and Resort in Chester, West Virginia.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 16: Vernon "Antoine" Alston (8-6-1; Durham) vs.Trakwon Pettis (2-0; Las Vegas) at the Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall venue in Las Vegas, Nevada. A FOX Sports/Mayweather Promotions event.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20: Charles E Jones (3-16; Asheville, NC) vs. Ranel Suco (15-8-2; Philippines) at the Shrine Temple venue in Macon, Georgia.

SATURDAY, MARCH 5: Zed Mitchell (4-0; Arden, NC) vs. Reggie Miller (0-4; Philadelphia) at the Masonic Temple venue in Norfolk, Virginia.

SATURDAY, MARCH 5: Roger Belch (3-0; Hobbsville, NC) vs. Alan Beeman (0-10; Rhode Island) at the Masonic Temple venue in Norfolk, Virginia.

SATURDAY, MARCH 5: Arthur McCrow (0-1; Greensboro, NC) vs. Matthew Abregu (1-0; Washington D.C.) at the Masonic Temple venue in Norfolk, VA.

SATURDAY, MARCH 12: James Winchester (17-11; Reidsville, NC) vs. Scott "Cujo" Sigmon (25-8-1; Lynchburg, Virginia) at the Roanoke Sheraton Hotel venue in Roanoke, VA.






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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

North Carolina BOXING TALK Radio Show - Monday, Sept. 23, 2013

Watch last night's North Carolina Boxing Talk Radio Show... 


This Show: Recap of First Responders Charity Boxing Event, Carolina's Amateur Boxing Invitational, and fight results for N.C. boxers James "Shotgun" Winchester and Lamar Russ. ** Watch/hear the Joshua "Too-Tuff" Tufte interview from Camp Wladimir Klitschko in Austria where he is sparring with the World Heavyweight Champ. ** Fight results from Greensboro and Winston-Salem this past weekend (Saturday, 9/21). ** Preview of upcoming fights for North Carolina boxers Noel "Shut-Up" Echevarria and Carlette Ewell.

Friday, September 20, 2013

Busy Weekend of Boxing in North Carolina - Winston-Salem and Greensboro - September 21, 2013

     This Saturday, September 21, Walter Johnson Promotions is hosting Ballroom Brawl VII in Greensboro and Ring of Dreams Promotions will feature Fight Night XI in Winston-Salem. In Greensboro, Eli Addison (10-3) of Winston-Salem, but now fighting out of Charlotte, makes his return to the ring. BoxRec currently shows 6 bouts scheduled for the Ring of Dreams event in Winston-Salem. Boxing in both Greensboro and Winston-Salem will be combined with bouts of MMA.

     NOTE: Though originally scheduled, Joshua Tufte and Noel Echevarria will not appear at the Greensboro boxing event. Josh Tufte is still at Camp Klitchko in Austria for sparring sessions with the world champ, and Noel Echevarria has signed for a Fox Sports 1 Monday Night Fights undercard to take place the following week, on September 30.


Saturday, September 14, 2013

RESULTS: 2013 Carolina's Amateur Boxing Invitational, Charlotte, N.C. 9/14/2013

13 Bouts. All bouts ended in decision. Boxer’s city/gym is shown if known. Click "WATCH" to see video of the fight.

RESULTS

1) 115lb: Joseph Lenzo (Charlotte/Charlotte Boxing Academy) def. Mario Salinas (Asheboro)
WATCH
2) 155lb: Austin Bryant (Wilson) def. Luis Martinez (Winston-Salem) WATCH
3) 135lb: Kenneth Nixon (Lincolnton) def. Jeremy Stokes (Charlotte/Charlotte Boxing Academy) WATCH
4) 147lb: Corey Montgomery (Charlotte/Charlotte Boxing Academy) def. Jeremy Johnson (Winston-Salem)
WATCH
5) 102lb: McKayla Ard (Rockingham/Dungeon Boxing Club) def. Kimberly Pittman (Wilson) WATCH
6) 165lb: Bruce McPhail (Raleigh) def. Johnathan Starney (Charlotte/University Boxing) WATCH
7) 180lb: Thomas Landon (Charlotte/Charlotte Boxing Academy) def. Freddie Mercado (Charlotte/Dyme Boxing & Fitness) - The 3rd round ended early, halted by referee due to injury and bleeding from Mercado's nose, and went to the score cards.
WATCH
8) 149lb: Daniel Mendoza (Winston-Salem) def. Christopher Gladden (Charlotte/Charlotte Boxing Academy) WATCH
9) 201lb: Myles Smith (Charlotte/Dyme Boxing & Fitness) def. David Palomar (Asheboro) WATCH
10) 158lb: James Burke (Huntersville) def. Mikhail Makarova (Indian Trail/Dyme Boxing & Fitness) WATCH 
11) 125lb: DaQuan Blair (Winston-Salem) def. Vit Y (Charlotte) WATCH
12) 165lb: Vardges Vardanyan (Charlotte/Dyme Boxing & Fitness) def. Michael White (Charlotte/Charlotte Boxing Academy) WATCH
13) 145lb: Jamell Brown (Rockingham/Dungeon Boxing Club) def. Jamaal Gregory (Charlotte-Concord/Mid-South Boxing Academy) WATCH
 

Paco Rivera, GAR1680
Twitter: @GAR1680

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

North Carolina BOXING TALK Radio Show - Monday, Sept. 2, 2013

Watch last night's North Carolina Boxing Talk Radio Show...

Time: 22:03

This Show: A report on North Carolina boxer, Eli Addison, who returns to the ring for a fight on September 21 after a six year layoff. - Undefeated Kernersville heavyweight Joshua "Too-Tuff" Tufte goes to Austria to spar with the heavyweight champion OF THE WORLD. You will also hear Fayetteville's fast-rising up-and-coming boxer, Lamar Russ, who talks about sparring with another world champion. A preview of the Greensboro Boxing event this month. - There's even a discussion about the Floyd Mayweather--Canelo Alvarez fight coming up in two weeks, and a lot more about the North Carolina boxing scene!