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Discipline Through Military Career Led Shawn Cameron To Boxing Ring

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(Photo credit: Team Killa) BROOKLYN – Few are born to box. Circumstance or a parent usually force young men into the ring at a young age, but for some their call comes about in a totally different fashion. Shawn “Killa” Cameron trains at Gleason’s gym in New York but it was a long road to get there. Cameron pointed to the military for making More...

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By Augustine Dashiell On Monday, January 12th, 2015

New York Native, Mikkel LesPierre Balances Full-Time Job and Full-Time Boxing Training, Looking For Big Break

  BROOKLYN - Before one gets the fame and fortune of a world champion boxer, dues are paid. One such on the dues paying tour is 29 year-old Mikkel “Slikk Mikk” LesPierre. LesPierre trains out of Gleason’s More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Can Deontay Bring Heavyweight Championship Home?

Photo by Naoki Fukuda Golden Boy Promotions has another packed card on January 17th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.  In particular, they have a special attraction as they get to promote a heavyweight More...

Laila Ali, Undefeated world champion boxer with 24-0 record and 21 knockouts, 2012 Female Athlete of the Year, current WSF Athlete Advisory Panel member, WSF Past President and current WSF Board of Trustees member - photo taken by Michelle Sportsx October 15, 2014 Red Carpet Annual Salute to Women in Sports Cirpirani Wall Street, NYC
By J.A. Michelle On Sunday, October 26th, 2014

Special tribute to Women in Sports: Gorgeous and Grateful

The Annual Salute to Women in Sports, which I covered for Double G Sports, allowed me to watch so many of today’s amazing female athletes be honored for their contribution to their sport, as well as their More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014


(Photo credit: Terrance Mills) The main event at Madison Square Garden July 26th was a spirited fight for the WBA/IBO World Middleweight championship held by Gennady Golovkin (30-0, 27 KO’s), and former two More...

Alex Perez
By Augustine Dashiell On Sunday, June 1st, 2014

Alex “Brick City Bullet” Perez Defeats Jeremiah Wiggins

Whippany (NJ) – KEA boxing made its return to the Birchwood Manor last night with a six-fight card headlined by Alex “Brick City Bullet” Perez. Perez didn’t disappoint, as he dispatched a tough Jeremiah More...

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By Augustine Dashiell On Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Medical Issues Behind Him, Jersey’s Denis Douglin Looks to Climb Boxing Ranks

Four years ago, I met junior middleweight Denis “Momma’s Boy” Douglin, then an undefeated boxer with press growing due to his boxing skills and due to the fact that his trainer is his mother Saphya Douglin. More...

Bobby Gunn
By Augustine Dashiell On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Bobby Gunn Jr. Gets Second Straight First-Round Knockout

Hackensack – Junior middleweight prospect Bobby Gunn Jr. recorded his second first-round knockout in as many fights Saturday at the ABC Auditorium in Annandale, Virginia. “It felt good (getting the early stoppage) More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Monday, April 28th, 2014

Thurman is Thurman, But Matthysse-Molina Steals The Show

Joe Scarnici/Getty Images Golden Boy Promotions held an exciting card at the Stubhub Center at Carson, California. The televised bouts held yesterday evening, April 26th, on Showtime Championship Boxing saw unbeaten More...

Bobby Gunn
By Augustine Dashiell On Friday, April 25th, 2014

“Jersey Boy” Bobby Gunn Jr. Heads South for his 2nd Professional Fight

HACKENSACK – There is a junior middleweight prospect with a recognizable name on his way to Virginia for his second professional fight. Bobby Gunn Jr. travels to familiar territory on Saturday in quest of his More...