Raleigh, NC (March 28) – Undefeated Lightweight Maynard Allison matched his athleticism with one of the more visible and successful boxing promoters in the world by inking a promotional deal with Greg Cohen Promotions.
Super talent Maynard Allison of Siler City, NC is taking the boxing world by storm winning three of his first four fights by KO. His latest win, a first round KO of the previously unbeaten Braulio Hernandez-Soto on February 27th at the Dorton Arena in Raleigh, NC catapulted his boxing career to new heights, and made him the most talked about boxing prospect in North Carolina as well as one of the hottest prospects in the sport.
Maynard Allison, the father of four beautiful children and husband to the beautiful and gracious Jessica Allison, is now 4-0 (3 KO’s) as a professional. After an impressive amateur career where he won 44 bouts, became a 2x Golden Gloves Champion, won a North Carolina state title, won regionals in North Carolina, District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia, won a total of 8 belts, and was all conference in three sports at Jordan-Matthews High school, Maynard Allison turned professional in 2015.
Team Allison consists of head coach Keedar Massey of “Inner City Boxing Gym” in Durham, NC and Manager/Advisor Anthony Brown of “Bare Knuckles Entertainment.” Brown and “Bare Knuckles Entertainment” were the influential force in matching Maynard Allison with Greg Cohen Promotions.
Greg Cohen Promotions (GCP) is one of boxing’s premier promotional firms, and is a well-respected name for staging world-class professional boxing events and promoting elite professional fighters worldwide.
Founder and CEO Greg Cohen is well respected in professional boxing and has worked with world title holders Austin Trout, Hasim Rahman, and James Toney.