Archive for March, 2014


Posted: 16th March 2014 by knockout in Articles

8CN’s Chris Thurman spoke with cruiserweight prospect Venroy July (16-1-2, 6 KOs) about his upcoming fight against Quantis Graves (9-0-1, 4 KOs) April 12 at the Patapsco Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. Graves’s draw came against Sevdail Sherifi, a fighter who July defeated by unanimous decision earlier this year. In this interview, July discusses his life […]

Gunn Jr Locked n Loaded for Pro Debut!

Posted: 13th March 2014 by knockout in Press Releases

Hackensack, NJ (March 13, 2014) – Although he’s just two days away from his professional debut, junior middleweight Bobby Gunn Jr. has no pre-fight jitters. Perhaps part of the reason is that those around sport recall him not only training alongside his father Bobby Sr, a former IBA cruiserweight champion that fought a number of […]

July to face Unbeaten Graves April 12!

Posted: 11th March 2014 by knockout in Articles

Baltimore, MD (March 10, 2014) – Cruiserweight up and comer Venroy “Hardwork” July will step up in competition when he faces unbeaten Quantis Graves Saturday, April 12 over eight rounds at the Patapsco Arena in Baltimore. The card is promoted by Hardwork Promotions and tickets are available by going to or calling 410-635-4754. Born […]

New York, NY (March 5, 2014) – For the first two and a half rounds of his February 12 bout against veteran Donald “Bulldog” Ward, rising junior middleweight Captain Boyd “Rainmaker” Melson appeared en-route to another impressive victory. In the second, Melson nearly stopped Ward and was seeking to score a knockout in the Roseland […]