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Joe Smith Jr. faces Melvin Russell on June 30

Many of New England’s best and most promising boxers will be in action JUNE 30 on the “SLUGFEST AT THE SUN” card, presented by JOE DEGUARDIA’S STAR BOXING, at Mohegan Sun Area in Uncasville, Connecticut. “SLUGFEST at the SUN” featuring JOE SMITH JR. The “Common Man,” Long Island light heavyweight JOE SMITH, JR. (23-2, 19 […]

Anthony Laureano to fight on Joe Smith Jr. vs. Melvin Russell undercard on June 30

The buzz is growing for STAR BOXING’S “SLUGFEST at the SUN” as it features the much anticipated return of the Long Island Union Laborer, the “Common Man,” light heavyweight, JOE SMITH JR. (23-2 19KO’s). The co-feature bout highlights former WBC Women’s World Champion, KALI “KO MEQUINONOAG” REIS (13-7-1 4KO’s). Adding to this buzz, STAR BOXING […]

Joe Smith Jr. to face Melvin Russell on June 30 in Uncasville, CT

JOE SMITH JR. (23-2 18KO’s) makes his much anticipated return to the ring on June 30th at Mohegan Sun Arena, in Uncasville, Connecticut. STAR BOXING’S “SLUGFEST at the SUN” is set to be one of boxing’s best cards thus far in 2018. Already announced as the co-feature bout, highlights Rhode Island Native American warrior, KALI […]

Joe Smith Jr. undercard for June 30

STAR BOXING’S “SLUGFEST at the SUN” on JUNE 30th at Mohegan Sun has gone from a stellar card, to unbelievable. Star Boxing thrilled fans when it announced the long anticipated return of the “Common Man,” light heavyweight sensation JOE SMITH JR. (23-2 18KO’s). Today, Star Boxing formally announced that former WBC Women’s World Champion, KALI […]

Joe Smith Jr. Back In Action On June 30th

In the main event of Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing “SLUGFEST at the SUN” on June 30th, JOE “THE BEAST” SMITH JR. (23-2 19KO’s) will make his extremely anticipated return to the ring at the Mohegan Sun Arena.… Read

The Other Guys @ 175lbs

By Gav Duthie: Even with the surprise retirement of pound-for-pound #1 Andre Ward 32-0 (16), the 175lb Light Heavyweight division is by far the best and most talented division in boxing. Big punching Russians dominate the titles with Sergey Kovalev WBO, Artur Beterbiev IBF and Dimitry Bivol WBA and possible unification bouts between them is […]

Kovalev scheduled for March 3 at MSG

By Sean Jones: Sergey Kovalev is already written in for his first title defense of his WBO 175 lb. belt on March 3rd at Madison Square Garden in New York. HBO will be televising the fight. Unfortunately, WBA light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol will be busy fighting Sullivan Barrera, so neither of them is going […]

Joe Smith Jr. has surgery on broken jaw

By Allan Fox: Light heavyweight knockout Joe Smith Jr. had surgery on Tuesday to repair a broken jaw he suffered possibly before his disappointing his 10 round unanimous loss to Sullivan Barrera (20-1, 14 KOs) last Saturday night on July 15 at The Forum in Inglewood, California. … Read

Joe Smith Jr. Fights Nine Rounds With a Broken Jaw

Popular Long Island light heavyweight contender JOE SMITH JR. (23-2-0, 19 KO’S), gritted his way through Saturday’s ten round battle with SULLIVAN BARRERA (20-1-0, 14 KO’s), after suffering a broken jaw early in the 2nd round. Even with a broken jaw, Smith Jr. dug deep to fire away at the skilled Barrera until the final […]

Golden Boy Promotions presents world championship boxing at the Forum

By Anthony Montero: A great night of fights at the Forum in Inglewood California that did not disappoint for those in attendance. The triple header started off with an interesting light heavyweight bout between the hard hitting ‘everyman’ Joe Smith Jr of New York and the well experienced tactician Sullivan Barrera of Miami. Most were […]


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