Roc Nations Sports’ foray into the world of boxing will officially begin with the debut of throne boxing on Friday, January 9, 2015 from The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City and will be broadcast live on FOX Sports 1. In the main event, undefeated Dusty “The Beltway Boriqua” Hernandez-Harrison takes on Long Island’s own Tommy “The Razor” Rainone for the vacant WBC Continental Americas Welterweight Championship. In an intriguing co-featured bout, 2008 Bahamian Olympian Tureano Johnson and Alex “El Principe” Theran of Barranquilla, Colombia will battle it out over 10 rounds for the vacant WBC Silver Middleweight Championship and the vacant WBA International Middleweight Championship. In addition to the great action inside the ring, the January 9 edition of throne boxing will feature several notable Roc Nation touches that will further serve spectators with an enhanced fan
MW CHAMP LEMIEUX TAKES ROSADO WITH STOPPAGE IN THE 10TH.
DULORME MAINTAINS HIS SLW TITLE OVER LUNDY
The North American Boxing Federation is proud to announce that Dr. Edwin “Flip” Homansky has accepted the Chairmanship of the NABF Medical Board.
Dr. Homansky, is a former Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) commissioner, former NSAC Medical Advisory Board Chairman & Chief Ringside Physician for over twenty-five years, former Association of Boxing Commissions vice-president, current vice-president of the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association.
Here is our NABF Champ Karl Dargon, WBC Champ Alicia Ashley and a young friend at Childrens National Health System in Washington, DC. This wonderful, visitation program was shared with us by Hope for Henry Foundation. Hope for Henry was inspired by young Henry Strongin who asked his parents for boxing gloves and a heavy bag in between his treatments. Karl was a KO! He is a spokeperson for the sport we can be proud of.
NABF Super middleweight Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (30-0, 24 KOs) who's ranked at number two by the WBC, stopped resilient veteran Fulgencio Zuniga (27-10, 24 KOs) in round eight, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.
Ramirez who's filled out considerably and looks enormous for a super middleweight, was sharp and precise, winning every round before getting the stoppage.
Meet Damien Vazquez who won the JUNIOR NABF Super Flyweight 115# in Pueblo, CO on October 24, 2014. The other gentlemen in the photo is Damien’s father and our President, Duane Ford.