Shabazz Brotherz Boxing at Martin’s West Friday June 29; Weigh-in June 28 at Capital Lounge


The Weigh-In:

WHERE: Capital Lounge 1531 Pennsylvania Ave, Baltimore, MD 21217 (There is a parking lot in the rear. Once it is full, street parking is available.) 

WHEN: Thursday June 28 starting at 4:00 PM. Admission is FREE no RSVP required.

The Main Event:




WHAT: For the first time since 2015 Shabazz Brotherz Boxing is returning to Martin’s West with an incredible boxing card that features the sons of Hasim Rahman and his younger brother. Hasim Rahman is the former Lineal, WBC, IBO, and IBF Heavyweight Champion and is son Hasim “Gold Blooded” Rahman Jr. (4-0) is on track to follow in his footsteps. As a heavyweight contender, Rahman Jr. made his professional debut in April of 2017. Sharif “C3” Rahman (2-0) the younger son of Hasim Rahman will be returning to the ring after a TKO win in September of 2017. Sharif made his professional debut as a cruiserweight in November of 2015. Mushin “The Spartan” Cason (1-0), younger brother of Hasim Rahman, made his professional debut as a cruiserweight last month. 

Also returning to the ring is Baltimore native Tyrieshia Lady Tyga Douglas (13-1)Douglas is currently the IBA Bantamweight Champion and holds the UBF World Female Super Flyweight, UBF Flyweight and UBF Bantamweight titles. Her opponent is Helen Joseph (15-3-1) from Nigeria. As a special feature bout, Junior Olympics Gold Medalist Lorenzo “Truck” Simpson will step into the ring against Maurice Winslow. Eighteen year old Simpson is the winner of six Ringside Boxing National Silver Gloves Championships and the nephew of Hasim Rahman. 


WHEN: Martin’s West is located at 6817 Dogwood Rd., Windsor Mill, MD 21244. Doors open at 4:30 PM and the Main Event starts at 6:00 PM.