Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Beltway Boxers On The Road In April!

April will be a big travel month for pro Beltway Boxers.  No less than 13 locals will be competing on the road.  Starting on Thursday, we will talk about each bout in detail.  However, here is the list of locals on the road:

Friday, April 3 --Jed "The Punisher" Phipps (19-9, 11 KO’s), Baltimore, MD vs. Daniel “The Mountain” Martz (12-1, nine KO’s), Clarksburg, WVA in eight-round heavyweight contest at Robarts Arena, Sarasota, FL

Saturday, April 11 -- Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KO’s), Washington, DC vs. Danny “Swift” Garcia (29-0, 17 KO’s), Philadelphia, PA in 12-round 143-pound contest at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY.  Televised by NBC.

Friday, April 17 -- Alantez “SlyAza” Fox (14-0-1, four KO’s), Forestville, MD vs. TBA in eight-round junior middleweight contest at Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, CT.

Friday, April 17 -- Dusty Hernandez Harrison (25-0, 13 KO’s), Washington, DC vs. TBA in eight-round welterweight contest at Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, CT.  Card will be televised by Fox Sports 1.

Saturday, April 18 -- Malik “Iceman” Hawkins (2-0, two KO’s), Baltimore, MD vs. TBA in four-round super lightweight contest at GPG Events Center, Pennsauken, NJ.

Saturday, April 18 -- Lamont Roach, Jr. (6-0, three KO’s), Upper Marlboro, MD vs. TBA in six-round lightweight contest against TBA at Turning Stone Resort and Casino, Verona, NY. The bout is on the undercard of Lucas Matthysse-Ruslan Provodnikov.

Saturday, April 18 -- “The Real Deal” Phil Jackson Benson (15-1, 14 KO’s), Landover, MD vs. Darnell “Deezol” Boone (20-21-4, nine KO’s), Atlanta, GA  in eight-round contest; David “Day-Day” Grayton (10-0, eight KO’s) vs. Grayson Blake (6-3, two KO’s), State College, PA in six-round welterweight contest.  “Swift” Jarrett Hurd (14-0, eight KO’s), Accokeek, MD vs. Eric “Murder” Mitchell (23-11-2, 11 KO’s), Vero Beach, FL in eight-round middleweight bout; “The Chosen One” Immanuwel Aleem (11-0, seven KO’s), Richmond, VA vs. TBA in eight-round middleweight contest at Valley Forge Casino and Resort, Valley Forge, PA.

Saturday, April 18 -- “The Mongolian Mongoose” Bayan Jargal (17-6-3, 11 KO’s), Arlington, VA vs. Anthony Karperis (9-2, three KO’s) Hicksville, NY in possible eight-round super lightweight bout; Cory “Black Ice” Cummings (18-8-1, 13 KO’s), Baltimore, MD vs. “The Irish Bomber” Joe Smith, Jr. (17-1, 14 KO’s), Long Island, NY in a 10-round bout at Paramount Theatre, Huntington, NY

Saturday, April 25 -- “The Big Ticket” Dwayne McRae (15-3, eight KO’s), Laurel, MD vs. Charles Martin (20-0-1, 18 KO’s), Carson, CA in a 10-round heavyweight contest for Martin’s NABO Heavyweight title at Madison Square Garden, New York City.  The bout is on the undercard of Wladimir Klitschko-Bryant Jennings, televised by HBO.

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