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Boxing Champions of Tomorrow Recap

(Essington PA) On Thursday June 27 from The Deck at Harbor Pointe in Essington PA, a new boxing series got started called Boxing Champions of Tomorrow fight for Awareness for Autism and Anti Bullying which got started by Damon Feldman & his father Marty Feldman, there were a lot of former boxing champions that were in the house for the fights & one in particular have a hue part in boxing Champions of tomorrow is 2 Time World Champion, 1984 Boxing Gold Medal Winner, Philadelphia Own Meldrick Taylor. In the Press Conference leading up to the event, Damon Feldman said that 6 Philly fighters will be crowned world champions in the next 3 years.  There were 7 fights on the card for the debut of Boxing Champions of Tomorrow.

Main Event:
08 Bronze medal winner, Yordenis Ugas of Miami, Florida 13-1 with 6 kO’s) vs.  Adan Hernandez 15-7 with 6 KO”S) in 10 round Jr. Welterweight bout.

CO Main Event:
Tim Witherspoon Jr. (9-3-1, 2 KO’s) of Philadelphia vs. Josh Beeman (4-11-4, 2 KO’s) of Providence, RI in 4 round welterweight

Isiah Seldon (7-0, 3 KO’s) of Atlantic City, NJ vs. Lekan Byfield (3-4-2, 1 KO) of Atlanta in 6 round Middleweight

Both Philly Fighters Tyrone Crawley Jr. (3-0) vs. Christian Steele (3-5-1, 1 KO) of Philadelphia.

Both Philly Fighters: Dante Selby (1-0-1) vs. Zeferino Albino (4-17-3, 2 KO’s) in 4 round Heavyweight

David Gonzales
(1-0) of Philadelphia, PA vs. Evencii Dixon of Lancaster, PA making Pro debut in a four round Jr. Welterweight

Lonnie Jackson (1-0-1) of Philadelphia vs. Travis Thompson (4-10-2, 3 KO’s) of Pottstown, PA in 4 round fight


Lonnie Jackson knocks out Travis Thompson at 2:36 of Round 1
David Gonzales beats Evencii Dixion by Unanimous Decision
Dante Selby beats Zeferino Albino by Unanimous Decision
Tyrone Crawley beats Christian Steele by Unanimous Decision
Lekan Byfield beats Isiah Seldon by Unanimous Decision
Tim Witherspoon beats Josh Beeman by Unanimous Decision
Yordenis Ugas Knocks out Adan Hernandez at 40 seconds Round 1

Fight of Night was  Lekan Byfield vs. Isiah Seldon, there was a lot of action in this fight
Knockout of night was Yordenis Ugas  vs.  Adan Hernandez, it happened very quickly

Overall it was a great night of boxing, the next Boxing Champions of Tomorrow is August 15 at the Bamboo bar on Delaware Ave in  Philadelphia