NYSAC Denies Resto Boxing Second License
Former 154 lbs. contender Luis Resto, best known for his involvement in the Billy Collins Jr. glove tampering scandal, has been officially denied a license as a Boxing Second by the New York State Athletic Commission.
Weights from Tacoma, WA
Cruiserweights Joell Godfrey and Henry Namauu will battle in a ten round main event tonight (Jan. 21) at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma,WA. The event is presented by Halquist Productions.
HBO Debuts 'On Freddie Roach'
Freddie Roach is boxing’s hottest trainer. Helping to mold the success of world champions such as Manny Pacquiao and Amir Khan serves as a testament to his mighty talents. On Freddie Roach, a six-part documentary series from director Peter Berg, provides viewers an unrestricted look into the contemporary life of one of sports’ most sought after men and amply reveals that being Freddie Roach is hardly achieved on aptitude alone. Episode #1, “Body Blow,” debuts tonight (Jan. 20) on HBO.