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Vasyl Lomachenko: Who’s next?

Vasyl Lomachenko: Who’s next? By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 29, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – In what was presumed to be a competitive fight and possibly one of his toughest tests to date Vasyl Lomachenko (7-1, 5 KOs) proved otherwise by dispatching former champion Nicholas Walters (26-1, 21 KOs) in seven rounds to retain his WBO […]

Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller: Brooklyn’s next Heavyweight Champion

Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller: Brooklyn’s next Heavyweight Champion By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 29, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – December 10 at the Manchester Arena will be a big day for the heavyweight division as four fights are scheduled to take place. The outcomes of these matches will surely prepare the boxing world for bigger to […]

Shelly “Shelito Way” Vincent: Never quit, never surrender

Shelly “Shelito Way” Vincent: Never quit, never surrender By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 29, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – Abuse and trauma comes in many forms. It affects us all and the way we deal with our personal issues is what defines us. We can either use it as motivation, a driving force to empower ourselves […]

Roy Jones Jr. Boxing Promotions: Keeps getting bigger

Roy Jones Jr. Boxing Promotions: Keeps getting bigger By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 22, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – Roy Jones Jr. Boxing Promotions continues to expand its stable of young talented fighters, some of which have reached champion status. With the recent signing of Bryan “Tiquito” Vasquez, the former 3x WBA interim super featherweight champion […]

Tracey Johnson – Boston’s best kept secret

Tracey Johnson – Boston’s best kept secret By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 22, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – The state of Massachusetts has produced some of the toughest fighters in the history of boxing. Legends such as Sandy Saddler, Marvelous Marvin Hagler, Rocky Marciano, and Irish Micky Ward are just some of the few who had […]

Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev: Why so serious

Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev: Why so serious By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 22, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – This past weekend we had the best of the best within the light heavyweight division square off in a much hyped and talked about fight. When it was all said and done there was a new champion […]

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Mayweather Promotions: The takeover and return of boxing in NYC

Mayweather Promotions: The takeover of NYC By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 18, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – Boxing in NYC is back. The announcement of the Super Middleweight Unification Championship Fight between Badou Jack (WBC champion) vs James Degale (IBF champion) took place on Wednesday November 16 at the Barclays Center. On the undercard of this […]

Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev: Winner takes all

Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev: Winner takes all By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 19, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – It’s very rare in boxing that we’re given a fight with so much on the line. The magnitude of the Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev fight has reached, with fight fans flying in from all over the […]
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Rising Promotions: Coming of Age

Rising Promotions: Coming of Age By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 16, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y.: Last Saturday night at the Claridge Hotel Celebrity Theater Rising Promotions put together a solid fight card that gave fans all-out action in each fight. The venue was packed with many who traveled from Philadelphia, Brooklyn, and as far as from […]

Seanie Monaghan – Only a matter of time

Seanie Monaghan – Only a matter of time By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 14, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – Irish Seanie Monaghan has been ranked in the top of the light heavyweight division for several years. The current WBO NABO and WBC Continental Americas light heavyweight champion has defeated all of his opponents and continues to […]

Adrian Granados – Eye of the tiger

Adrian Granados – Eye of the tiger By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 9, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – On February 11, 2017 Adrian “El Tigre” Granados will be facing the biggest test in career as he goes against Adrien “The Problem” Broner. Broner (32-2, 24 KOs) is a 4x world champion. With a win Broner will […]

Isaiah Wise – Like father like son

Isaiah Wise – Like father like son By Xavier Porter, Brooklynfights.com November 9, 2016 Brooklyn, N.Y. – Disciplined, dedicated, and determined are all good attributes needed for a fighter to have a successful boxing career. In describing Isaiah Wise, a twenty-four year old prospect fighting out of Philadelphia, some may say he possesses them all. […]