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Undefeated John Apoolo Kidd Thompson headlines in Newark on Friday


On Friday night, September 13th GH3 Promotions and Greg Cohen Promotions will present a night of boxing at the Robert Treat Hotel in Newark, New Jersey. In the main event, undefeated Jr. Middleweight John “Apollo Kidd” Thompson will take on once beaten Brandon Quarles in a bout scheduled for eight rounds.

Thompson of Newark, New Jersey has a record of 12-0 with four knockouts and has knockout wins over Jamond Bourgeois (4-1) and Grayson Blake (5-1). In his last bout the 24 year old Thompson scored three knockdowns en route to an eight round unanimous decision over previously undefeated Geovanny Rodriguez (8-0) on May 10th in a bout that was televised on SHO BOX from Miami, Oklahoma.

Quarles of Alexandria, Virginia has a record of 10-1-1 with three knockouts.

Quarles won his first nine bouts before a draw with veteran John Mackey. Quarles appeared on SHO BOX and lost a very competitive eight round unanimous decision to undefeated DaQuann Arnett. In his last bout, Quarles scored a 2nd round stoppage over Jimmy LeBlanc on August 10th in Washington, D.C.

In a six round Welterweight bout, undefeated Welterweight Anthony “Juice” Young (8-0, 4 KO’s) of Atlantic City, NJ will take on James Harrison (3-3-1, 1 KO) of Marrero, Louisiana. Harrison has fought an undefeated opponent in each of his eight bouts.