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Heavyweight contender Chazz “Witherspoon to take on Tyabb Beale at the Riverwinds Community Center on Saturday, July 12

by on Jun.25, 2014, under Boxing News, Press Releases

PLUS Undefeated local favorite Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna in the co-feature as well as special bout between undefeated fighters Ismael Garcia and Louis Cream

WEST DEPTFORD, NJ, June 20, 2014 — On Saturday, July 12, Heavyweight contender, Chazz “The Gentleman” Witherspoon returns to the ring after a two-year absence when he takes on Tyabb Beale in an 8-round bout at the Riverwinds Community Center in West Deptford, New Jersey.
The show is promoted by Witherspoon’s Silver Spoon Promotions. (continue reading…)

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Hopkins-Dawson Media Quotes from Round Table

by on Apr.27, 2012, under Boxing News


Bernard Hopkins, WBC & Ring Magazine Light Heavyweight World Champion:

“I’m a throw back. I live in a time where it is so microwavable that there is no time to cook, season, chop or marinate any more. I’m the last of a dying [expletive] breed.

“They were calling me old when I beat Trinidad 11 years ago.

“Sticks and stones will break my bones, but names will always motivate me.

“I have proven who I am. The reason I’m here is because Dawson didn’t do what he should have against Pascal.

“My biggest motivation has been adversity.

“I don’t drink or smoke and if some is drinking or smoking around me I get up. It’s called discipline.

“This fight all you hear is ‘Chad is bigger. Chad is stronger.’ Not that he is more talented.”

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Philadelphia Boxing Royalty to Appear on 950-AM ESPN Radio’s The Boxing Show this Thursday at Finnigan’s Wake at 8PM

by on May.25, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Special show featuring book launch for Bert Sugar with, Mike Jones, Eddie Chambers, Steve Cunningham, Chazz Witherspoon plus a tribute to Bernard Hopkins and more

PHILADELPHIA (May 25, 2011)—This Thursday night at Finnigan’s Wake in Philadelphia, some of the brightest world champions will join legendary boxing scribe Bert Sugar on the Boxing Show which is broadcasted LIVE on 950-AM ESPN RADIO.

The Boxing Show, which is hosted by Joe Krause and Henry Racich will have Sugar Live on hand at Finnigans Wake along with the biggest names in not only Philadelphia boxing but fighters who are known worldwide. (continue reading…)

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Ennis Captures NABF Super Middleweight Title with Seventh Round Stoppage Over Lares to Highlight Spartan Fight Promotions Battle II

by on Nov.22, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Witherspoon plus five undefeated prospects score wins on the undercard

teb_8237ccATLANTIC CITY, November 21, 2010 — Farah “The Quiet Storm” Ennis started off Boxing’s biggest weekend in Atlantic City with a bang as he remained undefeated and captured the NABF Super Middleweight championship with a seven round beat down of Victor Lares that highlighted a big seven bout card dubbed BATTLE II at Harrah’s Resort & Casino that was promoted by Mike Brestle’s Spartan Fight Promotions.

Ennis broke down the game Lares throughout the fight as he used shots to the head and body that caused three knockdowns and a bloodied Lares  as the bout was stopped by referee Eddie Cotton at 2:34 of round seven.

The win moves Ennis to 17-0 with eleven knockouts and the stoppage was the end of a perfect year for Ennis who went 6-0 with six knockouts in 2010.

In the co-feature, top Heavyweight contender Chazz Witherspoon took apart Alexis Mejias as Mejias did not come out for the fifth round of their scheduled ten round bout. (continue reading…)

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Undefeated Prospects Highlight Stacked Battle II Undercard this Friday at Harrah’s Casino and Resort in Atlantic City

by on Nov.17, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Ennis to battle Lares for NABF Super Middleweight title; Witherspoon takes on Mejias in Heavyweight co-feature

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ, November 16, 2010 – Six undefeated prospects will be on display on this Friday night as part of a championship fight card dubbed BATTLE II: Battle For The Belt that is promoted by Mike Brestle’s Spartan Fight Promotions.

The Main event will be a NABF Super Middleweight clash between undefeated Farah Ennis of Philadelphia taking on Victor Lares of Corpus Christie, Texas. (continue reading…)

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