Tag archive for ‘Boxing’
Alex Perez
By Augustine Dashiell On Sunday, June 1st, 2014
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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
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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
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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...

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

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By Augustine Dashiell On Thursday, April 10th, 2014
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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 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...

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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...

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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 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...

Heather Hardy. (Photo courtesy of Anne Bauer.)
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...