Archive for Hasim Rahman
Memphis, TN – MemphisBoxing.com met with former two time Heavyweight Champion of the World and 5th ranked heavyweight, Hasim “The Rock” Rahman (49-7-2, 40 KO’s) during a media luncheon held Thursday at iHop Restaurant. Rahman is in Memphis, TN, in advance of his fight which takes place at the DeSoto Civic Center, in Southaven, MS, Saturday, June 11.
Originally slated to face Willie Herring in the TNT main event, Rahman now faces Galen Brown (35-16-1, 22 KO’s).
When asked about the late switch in opponents and if it affected his training, Rahman said, “Not really. I mean, I brought my tools (Rahman held up his two giant fists). Its not like I would have brought a different tool for Willie than I would have brought for Galen. When I get to beatin’ on the drum. I feel like its going to be the same result whether it would have been Galen or Willie.” Read more »
MEMPHIS, TN – An action packed night of boxing just got better as Prize Fight, Greg Cohen Promotions and Global Boxing have just announced that they will add a world class Championship Fight to the already stacked card on June 11 at the DeSoto Civic Center in Southaven, MS. “TNT at the DCC” is headlined by 2X Heavyweight Champion of the World Hasim Rahman 49-7-2 (40 KO’s) vs “Bad” Galen Brown and will now also feature the top rated Polish Middleweight, Patrick “The Machine” Majewski 16-0 (11 KO’s) against perennial contender Marcus Upshaw13-5-1 (6 KO’s) as they square off in pursuit of 2 middleweight titles. Read more »