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“Vicious” Victor Ortiz Returns to the Ring to Face Hometown Favorite Luis Collazo in a Battle of Former World Champions for the WBA International Welterweight Title on Fox Sports 1 and Fox Deportes from Barclays Center on Thursday, January 30, 2014

by on Dec.08, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Plus, Eddie Gomez and Daquan Arnett Square Off in a Battle of 154-Pound Unbeatens

BROOKLYN, N.Y., December 7, 2013 —  Golden Boy Promotions has teamed up with FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes to return to Barclays Center in Brooklyn, on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014 with one of best matchups the network has seen thus far when former World Champions “Vicious” Victor Ortiz and Brooklyn’s own Luis Collazo collide in a pivotal showdown for the WBA International Welterweight title. In the 10-round co-main event, New York phenom Eddie “E-Boy” Gomez will meet top Florida prospect Daquan “King” Arnett in a clash of junior middleweight unbeatens.

“I’ve got a lot of friends and fans in New York and I’m excited about fighting at Barclays Center for the first time,” said Ortiz. “This is a big fight for me. I missed being in the ring and even though Collazo will be a tough challenge, I’m going to win in spectacular fashion.” (continue reading…)

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2012 U.S. Olympian Terrell Gausha and Unbeaten Prospect Emmanuel Gonzalez Round Out the Golden Boy Live! Fight Card on August 19 in New York City

by on Aug.19, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

NEW YORK CITY, August 18, 2013 — The August 19 launch of Golden Boy Live! has the boxing world buzzing as a fresh era of Monday night boxing kicks off on America’s new sports network FOX Sports 1, but fans in attendance at the Best Buy Theater in New York City will get even more compelling action with the addition of 2012 United States Olympian Terrell Gausha and promising up and comer Emmanuel Gonzalez to the undercard.

In previously announced bouts, Brooklyn’s Danny Jacobs (25-1, 22 KO’s) takes the biggest step in his miraculous comeback after surviving cancer when he battles fellow New Yorker Giovanni Lorenzo (32-5, 24 KO’s) in the televised 10-round main event for the vacant WBC Continental Americas Middleweight Title. In the co-main event, unbeaten Bronx junior middleweight Eddie Gomez (14-0, 9 KO’s) faces Philadelphia’s Steven Upsher Chambers (24-2-1, 6 KO’s). Plus, 2012 United States Olympian and undefeated Staten Island native Marcus Browne (5-0, 5 KO’s) will face Monroe, Louisiana’s Robert Hill (1-1). (continue reading…)

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Sadam ‘Worldkid’ Ali to Take on Franklin Gonzalez in Main Event on Saturday, June 2nd in Brooklyn

by on May.20, 2012, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Upset Minded Dominican Looking to Shock Ali in Promotional Debut; Undefeated Sensation Eddie Gomez to Top Undercard

BROOKLYN (May 17, 2012)—On Saturday night June 2nd at the Aviator Sports Complex in Brooklyn, Sadam Worldkid” Ali will take on Franklin Gonzalez in a scheduled ten round Welterweight bout that will be the main event of a big night of boxing that is promoted by Ali’s Worldkid Promotions.

This will be the 2008 U.S. Olympian’s Promotional debut. (continue reading…)

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November 18 Edition of Telefutura’s “Solo Boxeo Tecate” Features Eddie Gomez vs. Antonio Infante and a Clash Between Jiovanne Fuentes and Angel Cruz from San Juan, Puerto Rico

by on Nov.16, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

LOS ANGELES, November 16, 2011 – It will be a fight fans won’t want to miss on Friday, November 18, when unbeaten rising junior middleweight star Eddie Gomez steps into the ring at the Coliseo Nilmari Santini Martin in San Juan, Puerto Rico and risks his perfect record against Miami’s Antonio Infante in the eight round main event of TeleFutura’s “Sólo Boxeo Tecate.”

But that’s not all. A clash of rising stars will take place in the featherweight co-main event when local Puerto Rican battlers Jiovanne Fuentes and Angel Cruz meet in an eight round matchup. (continue reading…)

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Opponents Set for August 19 All-New York “Solo Boxeo Tecate” Broadcast: Perez vs. Rodriguez and Gomez vs. Hall Featured at Paradise Theater in the Bronx

by on Aug.11, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

LOS ANGELES, CA, August 11, 2011 – The East Coast return of both lightweight sensation Michael Perez and junior middleweight phenom Eddie Gomez is approaching rapidly and with the anticipation rising for their respective Friday, August 19 bouts in the Bronx, New York’s Paradise Theater, these prospects will be tested by opponents looking to spoil their homecoming.

In the 10-round main event, Newark, New Jersey’s Perez will face Manhattan’s Miguel Rodriguez and in the six-round co-feature, Bronx native Gomez takes on Rochester’s Marcus Hall. (continue reading…)

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