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Women’s History Month Interviews: Brooklyn’s Heather Hardy Found Herself in the Boxing Ring

PHOTO BY NATASHA VERMA

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 late night classes.   In an effort to clearly define who she was – not just somebody’s soon to be ex-wife or somebody’s mom, 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

By Luis Vazquez On Friday, July 26th, 2013
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Heather Hardy Scores First Pro Knockout, Still Undefeated

Photo Credit: Marlene Amaya-VAzquez On a night where most of the favorites struggled to win against limited yet game opponents, Heather Hardy brought the goods and exceeded demand and it was all documented. On the More...

By Guest On Wednesday, July 17th, 2013
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Heather “The Heat” Hardy Returns to the Ring on July 24 in NYC

Brooklyn’s undefeated all-action pro boxer Hardy returns to Roseland Ballroom in NYC to face Cassie Trost in a six-round bout. NEW YORK, NEW YORK – On Wednesday, July 24, 2013, Heather “The Heat” Hardy More...