Mobile Home | Desktop Version




"Marvelous" Mykquan Williams Meet-and-Greet & Back to School Backpack Giveaway a KO

PhilBoxing.com
Fri, 23 Aug 2019



MANCHESTER, Conn. (August 22, 2019) -- Even dangerous thunderstorms and tornado warnings couldn't deter fans from attending yesterday's meet-and-greet and back to school backpack give-way with undefeated super lightweight prospect "Marvelous" Mykquan Williams, presented by DiBella Entertainment and Team Williams, at ROCS Gym in Manchester, Connecticut.

Williams signed autographs, posed for pictures and gave each child (K-12) a free backpack for school.

The 21-year-old Williams (15-0, 7 KOs), who lives in East Hartford (CT), has an inspiring story in which his father was murdered when Mykquan was eight months old, and the family house burned to the ground when he was 10.

"Everything went very well," a happy Williams said. "All the kids got a backpack and had a good time. My team made it possible for me to do it. Shout out to DiBella Entertainment, Wet Paint and Capital Bail Bonds. I did this event to give back to the community but, more importantly, help parents who may have a little bit of difficulty getting everything their kids need for school."

Williams is the reigning World Boxing Council (WBC) United States super lightweight champion, who is rated No. 5 by the United States Boxing Association (USBA), and No. 12 by the North American Boxing Federation (NABF).

He is promoted by Lou DiBella, managed by Jackie Kallen and trained by Paul Cichon.




Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • FURY – ALLEN KEEPS MENTIONING MY NAME, LET’S GET IT ON!
    Sun, 07 Jun 2020
  • TRUE OR FALSE? KALLE SAUERLAND’S ‘BIG FAT PUB QUIZ’ RETURNS ON 12 JUNE
    Sun, 07 Jun 2020
  • STORY OF PHILIPPINE BOXING PART XLVI: MILAN MELINDO, IBF WORLD LIGHT FLYWEIGHT CHAMPION
    By Maloney L. Samaco, Sat, 06 Jun 2020
  • JOHN HEDGES SIGNS WITH MATCHROOM BOXING
    Sat, 06 Jun 2020
  • Taking Opportunity to Boost Philippine Domestic Boxing
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, Sat, 06 Jun 2020
  • Justin says Manny ready anytime
    By Joaquin Henson, Sat, 06 Jun 2020
  • Shakur Stevenson Headlines “Stars and Champions” Tonight on Impact Network
    Sat, 06 Jun 2020
  • PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS LINES UP RISING STARS, FORMER CHAMPIONS & EXCITING CONTENDERS TO APPEAR ON PBC SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS NEXT WEEK.
    Sat, 06 Jun 2020
  • STATEMENTS FROM BERNARD HOPKINS AND ERIC GOMEZ ON THE WBC’S DECISION TO REINSTATE FRANCHON CREWS-DEZURN AS ITS SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION
    Sat, 06 Jun 2020
  • REMEMBER ALI: WHEN THE WORLD LOST ONE OF ITS GREATEST
    Fri, 05 Jun 2020
  • TENNYSON: I COULD MIX IT WITH THE LIKES OF GARCIA AND HANEY
    Fri, 05 Jun 2020
  • NBA -- Season set to restart in July
    By Homer D. Sayson, Fri, 05 Jun 2020
  • Philippine E-9 chess club throws support to Baby Uno chess challenge
    By Marlon Bernardino, Fri, 05 Jun 2020
  • STORY OF PHILIPPINE BOXING PART XLV: MILAN MELINDO, MULTI-TITLED CHAMPION FROM CDO
    By Maloney L. Samaco, Fri, 05 Jun 2020
  • NBA -- From the hoops sidelines to the COVID-19 frontlines
    By Homer D. Sayson, Fri, 05 Jun 2020