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Amir Mansour outlasts Joey Dawejko in battle of heavyweight juggernauts

Photos by Darryl Cobb Philadelphia, PA (May 8, 2015) – It was the most anticipated local heavyweight showdown of the year and 2300 Arena easily sold out. Thirteen hundred people paid to see Amir Mansour (21-1, 16 KOs) exchange bombs with Joey Dawejko (14-3-2, 7 KOs) and few expected to see both fighters finish on their feet. But as fate would have it, with Mansour riding a 2014...
Via BadCulture
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Amir Mansour Def. Dawejko By Bloody UD

PHILADELPHIA — It didn’t deliver the knockout ending we expected but it was pretty darn fun to watch, in the first half. In front of a raucous crowd at Philadelphia’s 2300 Arena, Amir Mansour defeated Joey Dawejko by unanimous decision. Mansour, leaner than we’ve seen in the ring in recent years (dropping reportedly 20+ pounds), engaged early and moved well while Dawejko...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Amir Mansour defeats Joey Dawejko

Philadelphia PA: The Heavyweights normally don’t get a lot of attention due to the lower weight classes but the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia was the place to be on Friday night as the heavyweights took center stage as Amir Mansour took on Joey Dawejko in a Heavyweight main event. Amir Mansour entered the fight […]
Via Philly Sports Live
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Dawejko vs. Amir Mansour on Friday Night Fights May 8th

Just a few weeks ago at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, Joey “The Tank” Dawejko scored an emphatic knockout victory that has propelled him to a main event against Amir Mansout at the same venue on May 8th that will be televised live on ESPN’s Friday Night Fights. Dawejko needed just twenty-seven seconds to dispose of Enobong Umohette in a heavyweight bout that made the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Joey Dawejko in action this weekend, looks to Amir Mansour fight in May

This Friday night at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia, Heavyweight Joey Dawejko (13-3-2, 6 KO’s) of Philadelphia takes on Enobong Umohette (9-2, 8 KO’s) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin in a bout scheduled for 8-rounds. Dawejko will be looking for his fourth consecutive first round knockout and he just completed a month long training camp in Easton, PA. The camp consisted of all members...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Joey Dawejko scores 3rd straight 1st round knockout

Photos by Darryl Cobb Chester, PA (November 14, 2014) – Joey “The Tank” Dawejko has fought 3 times over the last 4 months, a first for him since he turned pro in 2009. Mark Cipparone and Club 1957 Management obviously deserve a lot of credit for the busy schedule, but with Joey dispatching his last 3 foes inside 1 round, he hasn’t exactly needed much rest and relaxation between...
Via BadCulture
November 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Kathy Duva, Ryan Bivins & Joey Dawejko Weigh-In

PHILADELPHIA, PA – correspondent Darryl Cobb had the opportunity to catch-up with Main Events CEO Kathy Duva, our very own Ryan Bivins (making his professional debut this Saturday), and Joey Dawejko. Every one is locked in and ready for a great show Saturday night. Kathy Duva gives us a little insight into what may be in the future for Main Events in boxing! Sweet...
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October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Dawejko scores 94-second KO at Harrah’s Philadelphia

This past Friday night at Harrahs Philadelphia, Heavyweight Joey Dawejko scored his 4th straight win and his 2nd consecutive 1st round knockout when he destroyed Yohan Banks in 94 seconds of their scheduled 8-round bout. The fight headlined a card that was promoted by Joey Eye Boxing Promotions, XFE and Peltz Boxing. About forty-five seconds into the bout, Dawejko dropped Banks with...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Dawejko looking to get back on right track with win over Derric Rossy

This Saturday night at the Golden Nugget in Atlantic City, former world amateur champion Joey Dawejko will look for his biggest win of his career when he takes on Derric Rossy (24-7, 14 KO's) in the eight round main event of a card promoted by Sal Musumeci's Final Forum Boxing. Dawejko of Philadelphia has a record of 8-3-2 with 3 knockouts and he knows that a win over Rossy could...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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