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Santiago Wins by U in Florida and Pops the Question to Girlfriend

*Photo Credit- Pattee Mak

[Orlando, Florida – August 31, 2013]  Hard Hitting Promotions held an exciting action packed professional boxing card at the Mela Room, Orlando, Florida.  The 8 round Main Event consisted of Cruiserweights from the television show the Contenders. Danny Santiago vs. Miguel Hernandez.  Santiago overpowered Hernandez throughout the rounds and was very aggressive working the ring to his advantage.  Winner Santiago by UD. All 3 judges scored it 80-72.


Danny Santiago increases his record to 31-6-1 while Miguel Hernandez decreased his record to 20-11-0.


At the end of the bout Santiago called his girl friend into the ring and proposed to her in front of the packed house. And her answer “Yes”.

Other bouts:


Alfredo “ Salsero” ESCALERA JR. vs. Willie CHISOLM. Escalera returned to the ring after a long three year layoff.   Escalera went to war with Chisolm.  The fight was back and forward. In the end Escalera was the winner by UD.  All 3 judges scored it 39-37. 


Miguel CRUZ vs. Joel VARGAS. Winner Cruz by UD. All 3 judges scored it 59-54.


Robert BURWELL vs. Howard REECE. Winner Burwell by UD. Judges scored it 38-37; 40-35 and 40-35.


Hector MARENGO vs. Nestor MORAN. Winner Moran by KO 2nd round. Ref called a halt to the bout 1 minute, 39 seconds.


Jamel BURNSIDE vs. Moctavious COX. Winner Burnside by TKO. Ref called a halt to the bout in Round 4, 2 minutes, 40 seconds.


Samuel RODRIGUEZ vs. James ALEXANDER. Winner Rodriguez by 2nd round TKO at 1 minute, 3 seconds.


Jose ORTIZ vs. Aaron STEADMAN. Winner Steadman by TKO, round 4, 1 minute, 5 seconds.


Hard Hitting Promotions is a newly formed promotional company working with professional and amateur boxers and mma fighters.




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