Thursday, November 8, 2018
Temple Hills, MD super middleweight D’Mitrius Ballard got the eight-round unanimous decision win over Alan Campa of Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico on the Golden Boy Promotions undercard at the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, CA.
According to Fightnews.com David Robinett from ringside Campa got a early start with good body work. He was landing left hooks to the body of Ballard. It was Ballard's right hand that consistently landing on Campa that was keeping him in the fight. In the late rounds Ballard was in control. He landed a straight right hand that caused Campa to hold to buy some time to recover. The judges scored the contest all for Ballard, 80-72, 79-73, and 78-74.
D’Mitrius Ballard remains undefeated at (19-0, 12 KO's) while Alan Campa is now (17-4, 11 KO's).
On a Golden Boy Promotions card Jordan "Short Dog" White of Waldorf, Md wins by first-round knockout over Cristian Renteria of Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico at the Fantasy Springs Hotel and Casino in Indio, California.
White has made a tremendous leap to get back into action inside the ring. White suffered a hand injury in a bout he had with Adam Lopez on May 20, 2017 that kept him out of the ring for over a year. Prior to coming into tonight's bout with Renteria, White bounced back strong after recovering from the hand injury with a impressive fourth-round TKO over Francisco Rodriguez on September 22nd at Bowie State University in Bowie, MD. Jordan White and his team look to close out 2018 strong with another scheduled fight at the new Entertainment and Sports Arena in Washington, DC on Saturday, December 1st. White's win tonight improves his record to (6-1, 5 KO's) while Renteria falls to (7-7, 6 KO's).
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Jordan "ShortDog" White weighed in at 125.8 pounds in preparation for his four-round featherweight contest with Cristian Renteria, who weighed 125.4 pounds of Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. The two will battle on the Golden Boy card Thursday , Nov 8th at the Fantasy Springs Hotel and Casino in Indio, California.
Monday, November 5, 2018
GH3 Promotions signs former world title challenger Dominic Wade to a promotional contract
GH3 Promotions has signed former world title challenger and middleweight contender Dominic Wade to a Promotional deal.
Wade was a four-time Junior Olympic Champion and a participant in the 2007 Olympic Boxing Trials.
Wade, now 28 years-old of Largo, Maryland has a record of (18-1, 12 KO's). He turned professional on March 14, 2009 with a 1st round stoppage over undefeated Chris Davis (3-0). Wade climbed up the rankings with victories over Michael Faulk (2-0), Grover Young (4-0), Nick Brinson (16-1-2) and former world champion Sam Soliman. Those wins catapulted Wade to face unified Middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin on April 23, 2016 at The Forum in Inglewood, California. Wade suffered his only professional defeat in that fight, and has not fought since the world title opportunity.
"I am excited to get back in the ring, and the show the world what I got. I will get back to the top of the rankings, and do it better, and more proper this time. It is time to show the world that I am back. I want to take my time until the big fights come up. I can see me in fights against Canelo Alvarez, Golvkin, Daniel Jacobs, Jermall Charlo, Demetrius Andrade or any of the other top middleweights out there. I feel that after a couple of fights, I will be up there with the top names in the division. I am just excited to do my thing. I got to the top of the rankings with just natural talent. Now I have a good team behind me with GH3 Promotions, I have a great work ethic, and I am back with my original trainer Adrian Davis. I feel the best is still ahead of me",said Wade.
"I feel that we can get Dominic back to the top really soon. I plan to have him fight November 17th in Indiana, then I want to bring him back in December in New Jersey, and a 3rd fight in January, that will get him in a fight that will get him in position. He has always had the talent, now he is with us, and we will have him on a schedule to get him back in the rankings, and eventually another world title shot", said Vito Mielnicki of GH3 Promotions.