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Weights from Queens with Ferrer & Luna in action; & weights from PA, Dawejko & Serrano in action

Uprising Promotions, in association withPeter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin, returns to action on Friday night for its next show, which will be held at the Five Star Banquet Hall in Long Island City, Queens. Six professional fights are slated for the card, highlighted by unbeatens Angel Luna and Wesley Ferrer. Victor Serrano (124.8 lbs. / 3-7, 1 KO) vs. Angel Luna (125.0...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Uprising Promotions back on Nov 14th in Long Island City; Unbeatens Luna, Ferrer & Mangan in action

Ronson Frank's Uprising Promotions, in association with Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin, has confirmed that it will be returning to Five Star Banquet Hall in Long Island City, Queens, on Friday, November 14th. Set for action on the card include three undefeated fighters from the Uprising Promotions stable, with super featherweight Angel Luna (9-0, 6 KOs), lightweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Results from Brooklyn: Prospect Wesley Ferrer stays unbeaten

Ronson Frank's Uprising Promotions returned to action on Friday night at the Brooklyn Masonic Temple, in association with former WBO Middleweight Champion Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin. Six pro bouts and four amateur contests were on the docket, with Eileen Olszewski (9-5-3, 1 KO) and Christina Fuentes (3-6-4, 0 KOs) battling to a split draw in the main event. Victorious...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin Opts To Vacate Title

BREAKING NEWS - Well the wait is over. Peter Quillin, with the help of his “team” chose to pass up a career high payday and vacate the WBO belt instead of fighting number 1 contender Matt Korobov. Quillin issued to following statement via instagram: RocNation is now left without a fight after outbidding Golden Boy and Top Rank to win the purse bid. Will a fight between WBO Number...
Via BadCulture
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Boxer Peter Quillin’s Wife Gives Birth After 36 Hours in Labor

She’s the real MVP. The whole pregnancy, child birthing process just seems real uncomfortable to. Reason number 36 while I like being a guy. Boxing champ Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin tells TMZ Sports his wife is the REAL bad ass in the house after giving birth to their son after a 36 hour labor!! Peter — the reigning WBO middleweight champ — says his son Joaquin was born...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Card set for Sept 5th at Brooklyn Masonic Temple

New York-based Uprising Promotions, in association with WBO Middleweight Champion Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin, has confirmed the date and venue of its next boxing card, which will be held on September 5th at the Brooklyn Masonic Temple at 317 Clermont Avenue #4 in Brooklyn. Among those being featured on the exciting card will be the talented roster of Uprising Promotions...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Fight Network celebrates U.S. launch: Will broadcast boxing, MMA & other combat sports

Last Saturday afternoon in Manhattan, Fight Network hosted a private party at The Ainsworth for media, sponsors and television executives to celebrate its recent launch in the United States on Cablevision's Optimum TV (channel 464) in the Greater New York area. Photo (L-R) - Undefeated WBO middleweight champion Peter "Kid Chocolate" Qulllin, unbeaten world heavyweight...
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July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

U.S. launch party in Big Apple KO win for Fight Network

U.S. launch party in Big Apple KO win for Fight Network: Ray ‘Boom Boom’ Mancini Named adviser/fight analyst (L-R) – Undefeated WBO middleweight champion Peter “Kid Chocolate” Qulllin, unbeaten world heavyweight contender Charles Murray. UFC star Frankie Edgar, boxing great Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini and Fight Network CEO Len Asper (all pictures by Emily Harney, see photo...
Via MMA Interplay
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin still hoping for fights with Gennady Golovkin, or Martinez-Cotto winner

Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin (31-0, 22 KOs), ended up boxing rather than bashing his way to a near dominant win by unanimous 12-round decision on SHOWTIME over No. 2 ranked Czech challenger Lukas Konecny (50-5, 23 KOs). Fans had gotten used to Quillin dropping his opponents, 32 times in his first 30 professional fights, including 11 in his three previous world title fights...
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Hopkins vs. Shumenov Weigh-In

WASHINGTON DC - Photos: Tom Casino/SHOWTIME Photo’s from today Bernard “The Alien” Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov weigh-in. Hopkins and Shumenov will clash to unify the IBF/WBA light heavyweight titles. Also on the scales Shawn Porter who will defend the IBF welterweight title against Paulie Malignaggi. Rounding out the triple header, Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin defends...
Via BadCulture
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin still looking for respect, says HBO-Showtime feud to blame

Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin, is fighting for respect this Saturday night on Saturday against Czech challenger Lukas Konecny (50-4, 23 KOs). Quillin believes himself to be a victim of a network war. The 30-year-old Cuban-American fights on Showtime but other top world middleweight champions such as Sergio Martinez and Gennady Golovkin are tied to HBO. Critics, however...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin training in NYC to be with family for upcoming title defense

Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin has always enjoyed helping kids. Now, he's awaiting the birth of his first child. Due to family considerations, Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin (30-0, 22 KOs), is training at home in New York City instead of Los Angeles for his April 19 world title defense, airing live on SHOWTIME, against No. 2 ranked Czech challenger Lukas Konecny...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin featured in Rocksmith Clothing campaign

Clothing company Rocksmith put together some material for their Spring 2014 collection, and featured the undefeated middleweight titlist Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin in their campaign. Take a look right here to see Quillin in the video and photo for Rocksmith Clothing's "Blackout Capsule". Here's their official description: The Spring 2014 Rocksmith...
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March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Porter vs. Malignaggi officially added to April 19 Hopkins-Shumenov card in DC

Two world championship fights on one night is great for boxing fans. But Golden Boy Promotions and Showtime believe that three is even better. So, on Saturday, April 19, joining the title fights between Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov and Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin and Lukas Konecny there will be a battle for the IBF Welterweight World title...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Porter to Face Malignaggi In First Title Defense 4/19

LAS VEGAS, NV - This week, “The Alien” Bernard Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov officially announced their April 19th light heavyweight unification clash with press conferences in Washington D.C. and New York City. The bout will be the main event of a night of multiple title clashes taking place at the DC Armory and broadcast on Showtime. Since that announcement, Golden Boy is wasting...
Via BadCulture
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Quillin Defends Against Rosado Saturday: BC’s Prediction

ATLANTIC CITY, CA – While we wait to see if “The Alien” can connect with the mother ship and pull out another win, the co-featured event of the night is threatening to steal the show. Current WBO middleweight champion Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin puts the belt and his undefeated record on the line against Gabe “King” Rosado of Philadelphia. A “nothing but business”...
Via BadCulture
October 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Hopkins vs. Murat, Quillin vs. Rosado media roundtable quote & photos

The six fighters that will be featured on the Showtime telecast this Saturday night gathered with media members at Caesars Atlantic City to discuss their respective matchups. Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins, Karo Murat, Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin, "King" Gabriel Rosado, Deontay "Bronze Bomber" Wilder and Nicolai Firtha answered questions candidly...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Quillin & Rosado each clamoring for a big KO win

Peter ‘Kid Chocolate’ Quillin has hit back at ‘King’ Gabriel Rosado vowing to knock him out before conquering middleweight marvel Sergio Martinez. The undefeated WBO middleweight world champion faces the hardened Philadelphian Rosado on the undercard of the Bernard Hopkins-Karo Murat clash this weekend at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Fireworks are expected when the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin’s trainer: He’s a beast, and he’s hungry!

The odds are heavily in favor of Gabriel Rosado (21-6, 13 KOs) hitting the canvas at least once this Saturday night during his world title fight challenge against undefeated WBO titlist Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin (29-0, 21 KOs), airing on Showtime Championship Boxing, live from Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey. WBO No. 11-rated Rosado going down has less to...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Peter Quillin talks about how he became a fighter

From fighting in the streets of Grand Rapids, Mich., to sleeping on a mattress he found in the trash in New York City, life was a constant struggle for Peter Quillin. But the 30-year-old “Kid Chocolate” overcame those obstacles to become an undefeated world champion and a force in the middleweight division. Check out this special video interview clip to hear Quillin describe...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin workout photos & quotes

WBO Middleweight World Champion Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin put on a clinic today for media members at his gym in Santa Monica, Calif. as he prepares for his title bout against top contender "King" Gabriel Rosado taking place Saturday, Oct. 26 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Quillin vs. Rosado will precede the title fight between future IBF Light Heavyweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter “Kid Chocolate” LA Media Workout

SANTA MONICA, CA - Today, Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin and the Wild Card West gym played host to an open media workout. Quillin is scheduled to fight Gabe “King” Rosado of Philadelphia on October 26th at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. The bout for the WBO middleweight championship is the co-feature event to a card headlined by Bernard Hopkins vs. Karo Murat. Also appearing...
Via BadCulture
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin: I don’t come up short, Gabriel Rosado knows how to lose

Much has changed in the life of undefeated WBO middleweight champion Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin (29-0, 21 KOs) since his last fight on April 27, when Quillin dropped challenger Fernando Guerrero four times en route to an impressive victory by seventh-round technical knockout. In the past five-plus months, Quillin has turned 30, married Allison Berger, and started a few...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter Quilin to Fight Gabriel Rosado

With such a big fight weekend going on in Las Vegas and Golden Boy Promotions in full force out there, many future bouts were also in work. It was a very busy and entertaining weekend in the fight capitol of the world. It has now been announded that Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin will make his […]
Via MyBoxing
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter ‘Kid Chocolate’ Quillin Next for Golovkin? Mora Defeats Proksa

Okay, so after the brutal rib shot KO win by Gennady Golovkin over Matthew Macklin we already want to see his next opponent. Sergio Martinez is what everyone wants to see, but lets not forget he is done for the year after the injuries suffered against Martin Murray. One possible opponent that sticks out is [...]
Via MyBoxing
June 30, 2013  |  Discuss
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