Based out of Brooklyn, New York, Uprising Promotions was founded in 2013 by undefeated light heavyweight boxer, Ronson Frank. Since its creation, Uprising Promotions has consistently put on action-packed and competitive fights while also providing a platform for young prospects to showcase their skills.
Uprising Promotions has signed super welterweight Salim Larbi (20-7-2, 7 KOs) to a promotional contract.
Uprising Promotions middleweight Kemahl “Hitman” Russell (10-0, 8 KOs) will rise up to the challenge of fellow undefeated combatant Sergiy Derevyanchenko (9-0, 7 KOs) on March 14 at the Fitz Tunica Hotel & Casino in Tunica, Miss.
Uprising Promotions was honored by RING 8 on Sunday at its annual awards dinner, being named the 2016 RING 8 Rising Promoter of the Year.
Uprising Promotions light heavyweight Samuel “Main Event” Clarkson (19-3, 12 KOs) finished off 2016 with a bang on Friday night at the aptly titled Bomb Factory in Dallas, relentlessly pounding on veteran Larry Pryor until earning a TKO stoppage at the 2:59 mark of the opening round.