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BROADWAY BOXING: BOXING IN THE HEART OF THE CITY

BROADWAY BOXING: BOXING IN THE HEART OF THE CITY By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com January 15, 2018 Brooklyn, NY: DiBella Entertainment’s Broadway Boxing series returns to B.B. Kings Blues Club and Grill with a sensational eight-round welterweight crosstown clash between two undefeated southpaw fighters, both fighting out of New York City. Brooklyn’s Mikkel Lespierre (18-0-1, […]

Showtime Boxing vs HBO Boxing: Network Battle of Championship Fights on March 3

Showtime Boxing vs. HBO Boxing: Network Battle of Championship Fights on March 3 By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com January 15, 2018 Brooklyn, NY: On March 3, 2018, both Showtime Boxing and HBO Boxing will go head to head in broadcasting championship matches to the entire world. For years Showtime Boxing and HBO Boxing have been […]
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HBO Boxing/with Main Events and The Return of “THE KRUSHER”

HBO Boxing/with Main Events and The Return of “THE KRUSHER” By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com January 14, 2018 Brooklyn, NY (The Theater at Madison Square Garden): On March 3, current WBO Light Heavyweight Sergey “The Krusher” Kovalev returns to New York City to face Igor Mikhalkin while current WBA Light Heavyweight Champion Dmitry Bivol is […]

BOARDWALK BOXING LAUNCHES IN ATLANTIC CITY

BOARDWALK BOXING LAUNCHES IN ATLANTIC CITY www.brooklynfights.com January 13, 2018 Brooklyn, NY (ATLANTIC CITY, NJ): FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rising Star Promotions Assembles Dream Team to Elevate Atlantic City to its Former Boxing Glory In its heyday, Atlantic City was home to some of boxing’s most storied fighters, most memorable fights, and an unmatched atmosphere, punctuated […]
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Hank Lundy vs Demarcus Corley: THE HAMMER vs THE AXE

Hank Lundy vs Demarcus Corley: THE HAMMER vs THE AXE By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com January 13, 2018 Brooklyn, NY: Current UBF World Lightweight Titlist Hank Lundy (28-6-1, 14KOs) will continue his quest towards lightweight dominance when he battles former World Champion DeMarcus Corley (50-28-1 28KO), February 10, live at the at the historic 2300 […]

World Boxing Super Series: The Final Four

World Boxing Super Series: The Final Four (83-0, 68 KOs) By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com January 13, 2018 Brooklyn, NY: “It’s just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.” – Muhammad Ali The World Boxing Super Series, which featured the best cruiserweight fighters in boxing, is now down […]

ERROL SPENCE JR. vs. LAMONT PETERSON: WILL THE TRUTH SET THE KING FREE

ERROL SPENCE JR. vs. LAMONT PETERSON: WILL THE TRUTH SET THE KING FREE By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com January 10, 2017 Brooklyn, NY: We are just a little over a week away from the welterweight matchup featuring current IBF Welterweight Champion Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) taking on two-division world champion and […]

Franchon Crews-Dezurn: Guess Who’s Back

Franchon Crews-Dezurn: Guess Who’s Back By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com January 9, 2018 Brooklyn, NY (Baltimore, MD): “I’m following my life journey. I will not finish last.” – Franchon Crews-Dezurn Highly decorated supermiddleweight Franchon Crews-Dezurn (2-1, 1 KO) remains in pursuit of achieving her lifelong goal of becoming a world champion. Formerly retired, Crews-Dezurn, with […]

Alicia Napoleon – The Empress Awaits her Throne

Alicia Napoleon: Boxing’s Empress Talks 2017 Challenges and 2018 Goals By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com January 6, 2018 Brooklyn, NY – Women’s boxing is on the rise. However, there are still obstacles that remain in the sport, of which need to be tackled and hurdled over. A classic example of this is New York’s Alicia […]

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Promoter Kipp Kollar on Tonight’s MMA/Grappling Action at Mohegan Sun

By Nat Wilkins, Mohegan Sun, Uncasville, CT, 1/6/18—In the run-up to tonight’s mixed MMA and grappling action taking place at Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut, BrooklynFights caught up with the event’s promoter and 20+ year industry veteran, Kipp Kollar.  As principal of two major fighting organizations, the Reality Fighting promotion, as well as the […]

FIGHTNIGHTLIVE and CES BOXING: IT’S A CELEBRATION

FIGHTNIGHTLIVE and CES BOXING: IT’S A CELEBRATION www.brooklynfights.com December 6, 2017 Brooklyn, NY (Twin River Casino, RI) – FIGHTNIGHT LIVE MAY REACH 1,000,000 VIEWS AS CES CAPS 25TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION THURSDAY IN RHODE ISLAND Fan-friendly fight series at 870,739 total views in nine shows and averages an audience of 180,000 when with CES. Online: https://www.facebook.com/FaceFIGHTNIGHTLIVE/ […]

Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Guillermo Rigondeaux: MAN vs MACHINE

Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Guillermo Rigondeaux: WHO’S THE CHAMPION? By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com December 4, 2017 Brooklyn, NY (The Theater at Madison Square Garden) – Top-rated pound-for-pound fighters and Olympic legends VASILY “Hi-Tech” LOMACHENKO (9-1, 7 KOs) and GUILLERMO “El Chacal” RIGONDEAUX (17-0, 1 NC, 11 KOs) are set to face one another this coming […]