Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Beltway News And Notes!

There will be an amateur boxing show at Michael's Eighth Avenue in Glen Burnie, MD on Thursday, January 31 beginning at 8 PM.  Scheduled to appear on the card will be Baltimore middleweight and Maryland State titlist Jerome Featherstone.  Tickets are $30 and $50.

Two local pros will be on a card at the Hilton Garden Inn in Staten Island, NY on January 31.  Veteran super middleweight Norman "The Shadow" Allen will take on Dennis Sharpe of Bayonne, New Jersey in a six-round contest.  Allen (6-6, three KO's) will step in to the ring for the first time since losing by second-round knockout to Lenwood Dozier on November 19, 2011 at the Show Place Arena in Upper Marlboro, MD.  Sharpe (17-9-4, four KO's) is winless (0-9-3) in his last 12 bouts.

Also on the card will be Landover, MD junior welterweight Cornelius Whitlock who will take on the debuting Shakur Jackson of Newark, NJ.  Whitlock scored a draw in his pro debut to Mikkel Lespiere on December 19 in New York City.

IBF Light Welterweight champ Lamont Peterson was a guest of Dave Ross on Fox News This Morning earlier this week.  Here was the conversation.

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Peterson will be a guest of "The Coach" Butch McAdams on "In and Out of Sports" on WOL-AM 1450 this Sunday, February 3 at 11:30 AM.


Anonymous said... from Landover and fight in NY

Anonymous said...

That does happen

Anonymous said...

Good morning Gary,
Do you know the date, time, and location for the golden gloves registration? Thanks.

Gary Digital Williams said...

Have not heard anything yet. Should get some word soon.

Anonymous said...

S/o to my homie Whitlock on that 3rd knockout last night
This our year already know who this is