Banner Promotions Signs Verno Phillips

02.03.05 - Promoter Art Pelullo/Banner Promotions has signed former two-time jr. middlweight world champion Verno Phillips to an exclusive promotional contract. Art said today, “We’re very excited about signing Verno and looking forward to working with him. He’s shown time and time again that he’s one of the best jr. middleweights in the world, and I think there are some big fights in his future. We’re planning to have him back in the ring very soon.”


Record: 38-10-1, 20 KOs
Age: 35 (dob: November 29, 1969)
Residence: Denver, Colorado
Birthplace: San Pueblo, Belize

Height: 5’7.5”
Reach: 69”
Manager: Amy Phillips (wife)
Trainer: Trevor Wittman

World championship fights - 5-3…
Former IBF jr. middleweight world champion…
Former WBO jr. middleweight world champion, three successful title defenses…
Ranked The Ring #3, IBF #6, WBC #13 at 154 pounds…

Article posted on 02.03.2005

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