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Lebron tops Corea in Philly

Philadelphia closed out its local boxing schedule for 2016 with a seven-bout show promoted by Hard Hitting Promotions at the Sugar House Casino Friday night. In the main event, San Juan featherweight Luis Lebron 7-0-1, 3 KOs, defeated late substitute Roberto Corea of Nicaragua, 9-12-4, 4 KOs, by unanimous decision over eight entertaining rounds. The…
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Branden Pizarro at the Sugarhouse Casino in Oct-28

October 28th at the Sugarhouse Casino history will be made..Hard Hitting Promotions own Branden Pizarro; the youngest boxer to sign Pro in the history of Pennsylvania makes his professional debut. Also, Philadelphia's own Ray Robinson one of the best welterweights in the world headlines the star-studded event!! South Philly Italian sensation Christian Carto, Wilmington, Delaware…
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Angel Pizarro returns to Sugarhouse Casino in October the 28th

Angel Pizarro 1-0-0 (1 KO), the” Boricua” super bantamweight prospect returns to Sugarhouse Casino in Philadelphia next October-28th. Pizarro is looking for his second victory under the Hardhitting Promotions brand. Pizarro made his pro debut last August at the Sugar House Casino when he faced Marquise Pierce in the bantamweight division. Angel Pizarro used his…
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Santiago Packs House…Sugarhouse, That Is

By J.R. Jowett reporting from ringside: Casino boxing hit Philadelphia on Friday when Hard Hitting Promotions presented the first card at Sugarhouse Casino, right off Center City on the Delaware River. And didn’t they ever! Manny Rivera and matchmaker Will Ruiz drew an overflow house to the circa 1100 seat ballroom to see rising star…
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Sugar House Casino Host Fight Card in Philly

The glory days when Philadelphia was one of the reining cities in all of professional boxing are long gone. There will never again be another Big Arena show in Philly as there once was at Convention Hall and the Spectrum. But the intrepid small promoters hang on. It’s a long way to Tipperary, but somehow…
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Hard Hitting Promotions inks top amateur star Branden Pizarro

Manny Rivera & Wilberto Ruiz, from Hard Hitting Promotions are proud to sign highly rated amateur sensation Branden Pizarro.  The highly touted Pizarro has run rampant through the national and international competition, earning the number one rating at 141 pounds in the youth men’s division. He recently captured the gold medal at the Junior Olympics…
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Sugar House Casino Welcomes Boxing For The First Time

PHILADELPHIA, PA (CBS) — It was a little too sterile and upscale for the Legendary Blue Horizon, as boxing venues go, but the fans that filled the Event Center at the Sugar House Casino Friday night did carry a throaty “Bucket of Blood,” energy during the first boxing show ever held at the Delaware Avenue…
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