Tag: Demetrius Andrade
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, November 9, 2013 — Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade, at right, wins a 12-round split decision over Vanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan ,Saturday, November 9 at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas.
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, November 8, 2013 — The Official Public Weigh-In for this Saturday night’s WBO Junior Middleweight World Championship between top rated contenders Demetrius Andrade and Vanes Martirosyan was held today in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Andrade, 19-0-0 (13KO’s) of Providence, Rhode Island and Martirosyan, 33-0-1 (21KO’s), of Glendale, California both weighed-in at 153.75, just under the junior middleweight limit. Following the weigh-in, a brief scuffle broke out during the obligatory stare down. (continue reading…)
CORPUS, CHRISTI, TX — Vanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan (far left) and Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade (far right) join Nonito “Filipino Flash” Donaire (left), two-time WBO junior lightweight champion Roman “Rocky” Martinez(mid-left), undefeated former WBO featherweight champion Mikey Garcia (mid-right), and Vic “Raging Bull” Darchinyan (right) in posing with the Top Rank Knockouts during the final press conference for their upcoming tripleheader fights on Saturday, November 9.
Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Foreman Boys Promotions, PR Best Boxing, Arthur Pelullo’s Banner Promotions, Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing and Tecate, this world championship tripleheader will be televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark®, beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT from the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Sensational Saturday Night for ‘Star Boxing’ as Deguardia to be Inducted into Conn. Boxing Hall of Fame, Andrade Goes for World Title on HBO
NEW YORK, November 6, 2013 — Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing® is gearing up for a special evening this Saturday night, NOVEMBER 9 with top rated junior middleweight contender Demetrius Andrade challenging for the world title Live on HBO ® and DeGuardia being honored as an inductee into the Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame.
“Over my more than 20 years promoting, this Saturday night is among the most special evenings,” said DeGuardia. “Having worked with Demetrius since he turned professional it’s very rewarding to put him in a position to challenge for the world title where the whole world truly will be watching.”
“In addition, I’m personally humbled and honored to be inducted into the prestigious Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame. Having promoted a wealth of successful shows during my career in Connecticut and particularly at Mohegan Sun (the host of the Award Ceremony Saturday night) this means a great deal to me”. (continue reading…)
NEW YORK, NY – Friday night at The Paramount in Huntington, New York, a sold out crowd was treated to a sensational night of professional boxing highlighted by career best victories from 2008 Olympian Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade and Long Island fan favorite Cletus “The Hebrew Hammer” Seldin. The event was promoted by Star Boxing®, and Banner Promotions.
Said Joe DeGuardia, President of Star Boxing®, “This was our fifth straight sell out at The Paramount and I’m thrilled at the constant support our events continue to receive from the fans and media on Long Island.” (continue reading…)