Banner Signs Rodney Jones

04.04.05 - Promoter Art Pelullo/Banner Promotions has signed North American Boxing Federation super welterweight champion Rodney Jones to an exclusive promotional contract. A resident of Stockton, California, Rodney has a record of 35-3, with 22 knockouts, and is ranked No. 5 in the world by the WBO, No. 7 by the WBC and The Ring Magazine, No. 10 by the IBF, and No. 15 by the WBA..

Art said today, “Rodney is one of the top talents in the 154-pound division. He’s a tall lefthander who has proven himself against tough opposition, and he’s ready to fight the best guys out there. We think he’s going to be a world champion, all he needs is the opportunity. We’re really looking forward to working with Rodney and his manager, Tom DiFrancesco, who’s a real pro.”


Age: 36 (dob: 7-28-68); Residence: Stockton, California; Birthplace: Lafayette, Louisiana; Record: 35-3, 22 KOs; Height: 6’1”…

Ranked WBO #5, The Ring #7, WBC #7, IBF #10, WBA #15 at 154 pounds…
NABF super welterweight champion, one successful title defense…
Former NABO jr. middleweight champion, five successful title defenses…

Article posted on 04.04.2005

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