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Special tribute to Women in Sports: Gorgeous and Grateful

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

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 inspirational achievements.  As I watched these women, many of whom carried their medals with them on the red carpet, I was captivated by 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...

Venroy July (right)
By Augustine Dashiell On Thursday, April 10th, 2014

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

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 More...

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By Elizabeth Francois On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

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...

By Elizabeth Francois On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

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...