Natex Boxing Aims To Put Chicago Boxing Back On The Map

Natex Boxing is Chicago’s newest boxing promotion, and Frontproof Media's Steven Weinberg recently sat down with its Natex Boxing CEO, Andrew Sobko, and VP of Marketing, Alex Cervantes, ahead of their April 14th event in Northlake, Illinois, a Chicago Suburb. This will be Natex’s third show in less than nine months.  Andrew and Alex were kind enough to answer my questions about being a new promotion, Chicago boxing, and Natex’s plans for the future.

Verdejo and Pedraza Make Their Return at The Garden

Tomorrow night on the untelevised undercard of Jose Ramirez’s (21-0, 16 KOs) vacant WBC 140-pound title shot against Brooklyn’s Amir Imam (21-1, 18 KOs), fans will witness the return of two of Puerto Rico’s fallen stars in Felix Verdejo (23-0, 15 KOs) and Jose Pedraza (22-1, 12 KOs). They will be featured on the card at The Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden.

INTERVIEW: Alex Berrios heads to New York in search of Opportunity

This Friday night at the Broad Street Ballroom in New York, New York, Friday Night Fights (FNFMT) will televise the first live Muay Thai event on the UFC's Fight Pass network.The event will feature an action-packed night of fights featuring Travis Clay taking on Ognjen Topic among others. Frontproof Media sat down with Alex Berrios (10-5, 5 KOs) to discuss his upcoming super middleweight matchup against Ariel Abreu (3-0, 2 KOs), his thoughts on fighting in New York and his continued goal of increasing Muay Thai's popularity and international presence in combat sports