Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Photos: Shakur Stevenson, Joshua Greer Give Back To Newark Kids

Featherweight contender Shakur Stevenson, born and raised in Newark and preparing for his professional homecoming, returned to where it all began. Stevenson, along with bantamweight contender Joshua Greer Jr. visited more than 100 local children at Boylan Street Recreation Center on Wednesday afternoon. (photos by Mikey Williams)

stevenson-greer

Stevenson and Greer showed the children boxing fundamentals, signed autographs and talked about their respective journeys to pugilistic prominence.

Stevenson (11-0, 6 KOs) will face Alberto Guevara (27-4, 12 KOs) in the 10-round main event Saturday evening, while Greer (20-1-1, 12 KOs) will face off against Nikolai Potapov in a 12-round IBF bantamweight eliminator for the No. 2 ranking.

shakur-stevenson (17)_1

Stevenson-Guevara and Greer-Potapov will be televised live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes beginning at 10:30 p.m. ET/7:30 p.m. PT.
 
The entire undercard will stream live on ESPN+ — starting at 7 p.m. ET.

shakur-stevenson (18)
 
Promoted by Top Rank, tickets priced at $100, $75, $50 and $25 (not including applicable fees) are on sale now and can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 and in person at the Prudential Center box office.

shakur-stevenson (11)_3

shakur-stevenson (19)

shakur-stevenson (12)_2

shakur-stevenson (15)_2

shakur-stevenson (14)_2

shakur-stevenson (13)_2

shakur-stevenson (16)_1

shakur-stevenson (8)_8

shakur-stevenson (9)_7

shakur-stevenson (10)_4

shakur-stevenson (7)_9

shakur-stevenson (6)_10

shakur-stevenson (5)_11

shakur-stevenson (3)_17

shakur-stevenson (2)_21

shakur-stevenson (4)_14

shakur-stevenson (1)_19

joshua-greer_2

joshua-greer (4)_1

joshua-greer (3)_1

joshua-greer (1)_2

joshua-greer (2)_2

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Squ□redCircle34 on 07-11-2019

[QUOTE=HighLightReal;19892705]Shakur working hard to clean up his image. Next topic: Shakur Stevenson in Beast mode as he gives away frozen Turkey to kids, Maricio Suliaman smiles, and creates a new turkey skin WBC belt.[/QUOTE] Lmfao @ turkey skin WBC belt!

Comment by HighLightReal on 07-11-2019

Shakur working hard to clean up his image. Next topic: Shakur Stevenson in Beast mode as he gives away frozen Turkey to kids, Maricio Suliaman smiles, and creates a new turkey skin WBC belt.

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (2)
Top Headlines Photos: Maurice Hooker, Jose Ramirez - Putting in Work in Texas Navarrete To Headline, Collazo-Benavidez To Be Rescheduled Zab Judah Hires Law Firm, Demands Seldin Drug Test Results Jose Ramirez Not Worried About Hooker Having Home Field Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Evert Bravo Set For August 10 Wanheng Menayothin, Mihai Nistor Ink Pacts With Golden Boy Khan: If No Pac, There is Garcia, Spence-Porter Winner, Thurman David Price is Promised Another Fight By Eddie Hearn Herring: Nothing Against Berchelt, But I Wish He'd Quit Telling Lies Photos: Maurice Hooker, Jose Ramirez - Face To Face in Texas Maxim Dadashev, 28, Dies From Brain Damage Suffered In TKO Loss Canelo-Derevyanchenko Deal In Works; IBF Purse Bid Postponed Berchelt To Herring: Keep Winning, Unification Not Worth Much Whyte Won't Take 'Easy Fights' Before Fighting For WBC Title Ellerbe: Would Have Been No Pac-Thurman If Floyd Wanted Rematch Manny Pacquiao-Keith Thurman: Afterthoughts Chisora's Trainer Hopes Joseph Parker Showdown is Next Efe Ajagba Says Jab Was The Key in Beating Demirezen Mayweather Named as Special Advisor To China's Boxing Team Arum on Teofimo Lopez: He Still Has A lot To Learn Reporter Tried To Get Both Pulev and Arum Sanctioned Latest 147 Conquest Adds New Layer To Pac-Mayweather Debate Photos: Errol Spence, Shawn Porter - Face To Face at Presser Hearn: Campbell Has The Ability, Boxing IQ To Beat Lomachenko! Lomachenko Smiles: Teofimo Lopez Went Twelve With a Nobody Thomas Patrick Ward Inks Promotional With Dmitriy Salita Ryan Garcia Hopes To Return To The Ring in September Hooker: Everyone Will Know Me After Jose Ramirez Fight Fedor Chudinov Drills Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna in Tenth 'The Rise' - Showtime Debuts New Digital Series Kubrat Pulev Suspension Lifted By CSAC Usyk: Joshua Would Be Much Harder For Me Than Andy Ruiz Hearn: We'll Let Andy Ruiz Know Venue This Week, Cardiff in Front Photos: Lomachenko, Campbell - Face To Face at London Presser Gamboa Ready For Martinez, Has One Eye on Gervonta Davis Felipe Orucuta Fully Recovers From Emergency Brain Surgery Hearn Vows To Keep Pressing WBC To Ensure Whyte Gets Shot Thurman: I'll Be Back At The Top Of Sport; Not Going Nowhere Ellerbe: If It Were Up To Me, Wouldn't Let Pacquiao Fight Spence Dillian Whyte: I'm Still Learning, Looking To Return In November
Advertisement
Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement