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‘Iceman’ John Scully’s 4th Official Amateur Boxing Reunion

by on Jun.15, 2016, under Boxing News

By “Iceman” John Scully

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This will be my 4th official amateur boxers reunion, with the first three having taken place in Las Vegas (December 2014), New York City (June 2015) and Foxwoods Casino in Connecticut (July 2015).

Boxers who have attended previous reunions include the likes of four-time world champion Roy Jones Jr., three-time world champions Mike “The Body Snatcher” McCallum and Iran “The Blade” Barkley, WBO heavyweight champion Lamon Brewster, former WBC light heavyweight champion Montell “Ice” Griffin, 1988 U.S. Olympic coach Kenny Adams. (continue reading…)

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‘Star Boxing’s Andrade Defends, Algieri Challenges this Saturday Night on HBO

by on Jun.13, 2014, under Boxing News

 

 

Ruslan Provodnikov- Joe DeGuardia-Chris Algieri (photo courtesy Star Boxing by Rich Villa)

Left to right:  Ruslan Provodnikov, Joe DeGuardia and Chris Algieri (photo courtesy Star Boxing by Rich Villa)

BRONX, NY, Bronx, NY, June 12, 2014 — Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing is headed to one of their biggest nights in their more than two decades as the leading promoter in the New York City area coming up this Saturday night, June 14 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and live on HBO Boxing After Dark®, beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.

Headlining the action packed evening of world class professional boxing, “The Pride of Huntington, New York” CHRIS ALGIERI will challenge WBO Junior Welterweight World Champion RUSLAN “The Siberian Rocky” PROVODNIKOV. (continue reading…)

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Weights for Tonight’s ‘Rockin’ Fights 13′ in Huntington, NY

by on Apr.24, 2014, under Boxing News

 Cletus Seldin,, at left, wth Wilfredo Acuna

Cletus Seldin,, at left, wth Wilfredo Acuna

THE BRONX, NY, April 24, 2014 — Tonight, Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing presents the 13th installment of the acclaimed “Rockin Fights” series in front of another expected standing room only crowd at The Paramount in Huntington, New York.

Here are the results from the Official Weigh-In for tomorrow night’s fights. (continue reading…)

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Sensational Month for Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing

by on Nov.21, 2013, under Boxing News

Star Boxing's Joe DeGuardia

Star Boxing’s Joe DeGuardia

NEW YORK: (November 21, 2013) An extraordinary year for Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing plateaued this week with the company’s successes being lauded from numerous media outlets.

On Saturday night, NOVEMBER 2, Star Boxing charge Demetrius Andrade displayed his world-class talents on the biggest stage, captured the WBO Junior Middleweight World Championship when he soundly defeated top rated contender Vanes Martirosyan in a clash telecast on HBO from Corpus Christi, Texas. (continue reading…)

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Sensational Saturday Night for ‘Star Boxing’ as Deguardia to be Inducted into Conn. Boxing Hall of Fame, Andrade Goes for World Title on HBO

by on Nov.07, 2013, under Boxing News

Star Boxing's Joe DeGuardia

Star Boxing’s Joe DeGuardia

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…)

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