Past weekend, Amatuer champion and now Pro boxing prospect Antonio “Carita” Nieves improves to 4-0 with an impressive 3rd round KO of Hector Gonzalez in his Puerto Rico debut and growing in popularity.
We caught up with Nieves:
TA: Good Job Antonio! With your first fight in Puerto Rico, was this a tough fight?
AN:The fight was a bit tough at first until I started getting my groove!
TA: What was the winning strategy to get the KO?
AN: I don’t look for the knock out I fight my fight and do what I have to to get the victory, the KO just makes it a little sweeter! Lol
TA: So what is next for Team Nieves?
AN: Back working hard in the gym and working on May 25th!
TA: Any shout outs?
I want to give a shout out to my team old school boxing/ strongstyle , to all the people that help this last trip happened Tru Assassin, Top of the Line Barber Shop, Rincon Criollo, A&Z construction, and Joseph Delguyd! Couldn’t do it without their help! Also to all my family and friends my coaches Francis Figueroa Joseph Delguyd, Cal Crowell and every single person that gives me support! Thank you guys so much!
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April 20th 2013 TRUassassin Fight Gear teams up with decorated amateur champion Antonio “Carita” Nieves. Coming off an impressive win over tough Rafael Gramajo, Nieves makes his Puerto Rico debut and looking to stay perfect at 4-0 against and opponent TBA.
Antonio “Carita” Nieves
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TRUassassin Fight Gear links up with Lights out management as TA will be supporting Cleveland and Youngstown fighters. With young talent coming out of Youngstown area, these young fighters are making they’re mark in the amateur and professional ranks with the teamwork and support of Light out Management. Next assignment, Darnell Boone looking to improve in the rematch with “superman” Adonis Stevenson March 22nd in Montreal, Quebec in Canada. Boone (the under dog) in stunning fashion knocking out the Canadian prospect Stevenson in round 2 of their first bout.
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Cleveland Ohio”s prospect Antonio Nieves brings home an impressive win last night in Lorain Ohio at the “Steel City Storm” boxing event in which Nieves headlined and brought what the fans came and expected to see. From the opening bell Nieves
Antonio “Carita” Nieves
came forward pressing the fight with combinations and counter punching, dropping his bigger opponent with a spectacular left hook sending him to the canvas putting him on spaghetti legs. Nieves dominated 3 rounds straight and going to war in the fourth. Nieves wins in all scorecards and gaining respect in the division and fan popularity
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