KID CHOCOLATE NEWS

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 lbs. / 10...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 14, 2014  |  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 Wesley Ferrer...
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 on the card...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin vacates WBO middleweight title

Middleweight Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin announced Thursday that he is vacating his WBO middleweight title in order to pursue “bigger opportunities” at 160 pounds. Today was the deadline for Quillin to sign a deal with Russian Matt Korobov who was the mandatory challenger for his WBO strap, which was slated to take place Nov. 1. Quillin reportedly blew off a $1.4 million...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 05, 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

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 fighters...
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 contender Charles...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
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

TFON Interview with Middleweight Boxing contender Curtis “Showtime” Stevens

I was able to set up an interview with Middleweight contender Curtis “Showtime” Stevens a few weeks ago and he was gracious enough to set some time aside to answer a few questions for me. Stevens has a record of 27-4 with 20 KOs. He is known for his punching power and exciting style of fighting. If you aren’t hip to Stevens make sure you check him out next time he throws on...
Via The Front Office News
July 24, 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. They...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
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, have unfairly...
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 (50-4, 23 KOs). Quillin...
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 collection gets the Blackout...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Porter To Defend IBF Title Against Malignaggi 4/19

For immediate release - SHAWN “SHOWTIME” PORTER DEFENDS IBF WELTERWEIGHT WORLD TITLE AGAINST FORMER TWO-TIME TWO-DIVISION CHAMPION PAULIE “MAGIC MAN” MALIGNAGGI ON SATURDAY, APRIL 19 AT THE DC ARMORY IN WASHINGTON, D.C.  TRIPLEHEADER TO AIR LIVE ON SHOWTIME®  WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 17, 2014) – Two world championship fights on one night is great for boxing fans. But...
Via BadCulture
March 17, 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 between champion Shawn...
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
Boxing News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Blatt wants more LeBron MVP talk

Best Super Bowl ads of all-time

5 X-factors for Super Bowl XLIX

Ten worst teams to ever play in a SB

Six MLB teams going all-in on 2015

Patriots' keys to Super Bowl victory

Seahawks' keys to Super Bowl victory

DeflateGate ball could fetch $50K

Doug Baldwin ready for Revis Island

Top storylines for Super Bowl XLIX

Barnes unhappy with NBA over fine

Does MLB need more offense in the modern game?

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.