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From Law Office to Promotions, Baltimore Boxer Venroy July is Learning the Ropes Quickly

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Venroy July (right) Boxers often pull double, even triple duty early in their careers as pugilism hasn’t provided immediate financial security. How many can list being an attorney and promoter as they navigate their way up the ranks as a boxer? Baltimore cruiserweight Venroy July does, and in his eyes, it is a natural progression. After wrestling More...

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The Serrano sisters. (Michael Katlow Cox)
By Elizabeth Francois On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
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Strong Family Bond Paved Way to Success For Boxing’s Serrano Sisters

The Serrano sisters. (Michael Katlow Cox) The Serrano sisters, Cindy “Checkmate” Serrano and younger sister Amanda “The Real Deal” Serrano, born six years apart are the only Professional World More...

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By Elizabeth Francois On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
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Women’s History Month Interviews: Brooklyn’s Heather Hardy Found Herself in the Boxing Ring

PHOTO BY NATASHA VERMA Heather Hardy discovered the sport of boxing in her late twenties during the onset of her separation from her ex-husband, when a little kick boxing school opened in her neighborhood offering More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Monday, March 10th, 2014
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Alvarez vs Angulo Toe To Toe

(Photo credit: Esther Lin/Showtime) It was quite a spirited battle on the evening of March 8th, 2014, as Saul “Canelo” Alvarez proved to be better than “El Perro” Alfredo Angulo. No matter More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Monday, November 4th, 2013
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GGG Brings Down The Curtain On Showtime In A Theater

Gennady Golovkin is the champion everyone wants to fight. He is deemed the most beatable of the current four middleweight boxing champions. However, after Saturday night’s dismantling of Curtis Stevens in eight More...

Olzewski and Alvicar facing each other
By Luis Vazquez On Sunday, September 29th, 2013
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OLSZEWSKI STOPS ALCIVAR IN BITTER REMATCH, CAPTURES VACANT IFBA WOMEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

At the five star Banquet Hall in Long island City, NY this past Wednesday night, 9/25, a packed house witnessed two superb women athletes who resumed their rivalry that started when Patricia “Patty Boom Boom” More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Monday, September 16th, 2013
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Mayweather Father Time Holds Off Canelo New Year

It was a night where experience neutralized youth. This was openly displayed before a mostly pro-Mexican crowd celebrating Mexican Independence day. It was the type of atmosphere that is difficult to emerge victorious. More...

Mayweather vs. Alvarez
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By Rory McQueen On Sunday, September 15th, 2013
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WEEK 2…The Rich Get Richer

Super Bowls and Final Fours are the busiest weekends in Vegas, but nothing can fill the casinos and get the blood running like a good old fashioned boxing match. Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Saul “Canelo” Alvarez More...

Golovkin vs. Stevens
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By Luis Vazquez On Saturday, September 7th, 2013
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GENNADY GOLOVKIN VS. CURTIS STEVENS: PRESS CONFERENCE

The press conference for the Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and Curtis “Superman” Stevens WBA and IBO World Middleweight championship scheduled for November 4th, took place at the Refinery Hotel Rooftop More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Wednesday, August 21st, 2013
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The Golden Boys Are Worth Their Weight In Gold

When you bring Oscar de la Hoya to an event and place the current 175 pound champion, Bernard Hopkins, and former two-time champion, Paulie Malignaggi at the mikes, and mix in celebrity guests and the best young More...