Promoter and entertainer Curtis Jackson, known as 50 Cent, has been arrested on domestic violence and vandelism charges involving the mother of his child, according to reports.
Lamont Peterson’s younger brother, Anthony, will compete in a lightweight bout on Saturday’s undcard to Lamont’s 141-pound main event against Lucas Matthysse.
Newly-crowned IBF featherweight titleholder Evgeny Gradovich (16-0, 8 KOs) and trainer Robert Garcia address the media after defeating Billy Dib to win the title Friday night at Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket, Conn.
Late-replacement Evgeny Gradovich spoiled rapper/promoter 50 Cent’s first solo promotion by outpointing featherweight titleholder Billy Dib via hard-fought split decision in a Friday Night Fights main event at Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket, Conn.
Evgeny Gradovich was just as surprised as everyone else when he got the call last week to face IBF featherweight titleholder Billy Dib on March 1, but the allure of a world title opportunity was too much to deny.