Wes Hall: Fighting Runs in the Family

By Nat Wilkins, West Springfield, Mass, 3/16/18–He fights tomorrow night at the Big E in West Springfield, Massachusetts. Combat sports run in the family blood and this prospect is ready to step up. His name is Wes Hall and BrooklynFights caught up with him this week in the run-up to his pro MMA debut on […]

Destiny Quinones: The Caged Cutie of MMA

Destiny Quinones: The Caged Cutie of MMA By Xavier Porter – March 7, 2018 Brooklyn, NY (Queens, NY) – “I’m a fighter and a young woman living my dream.” – Destiny Quinones On March 10, 2018, live at the Chez Josef in Agawam, MA fight fans are sure to be attendance for Premier Fighting […]

Avery Sparrow: Fly Sparrow Fly

Avery Sparrow: Fly Sparrow Fly By Xavier Porter – March 2, 2018 Brooklyn, NY (Philadelphia, PA) – Rising featherweight prospect Avery Sparrow is steadily racking up wins and working towards accomplishing his goal of becoming the next world champion from the city of Philadelphia. Just like his hometown football team (The Eagles) who won […]
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Jamaine Ortiz: The Fist of the North Star

Jamaine Ortiz: The Fist of the North Star By Xavier Porter – February 22, 2018 Brooklyn, NY (Worcester, MA) – Highly skilled, intelligent, and talented Lightweight Jamaine Ortiz has the makings of becoming a future star in boxing. The young man from Worcester, Massachusetts, has been perfecting skills since the age of seven. Now […]

Regis Prograis: Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?

Regis Prograis: Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? By Xavier Porter – February 13, 2018 Brooklyn, NY (Houston, TX) – With just a few weeks away from his WBC Super Lightweight Title fight against former WBC Super Lightweight Champion Viktor Postol, Regis Prograis was given the sad news in that his opponent has […]

Jerome Conquest: Ready to Conqueror All

Jerome Conquest: Ready to Conqueror All By Xavier Porter – February 3, 2018 Brooklyn, NY (Philadelphia, PA) – The city of Philadelphia is known to produce some of the toughest, skilled, and hardest working boxers in the history of the sport and on March 9, live at the Parx Casino in Philadelphia, PA, Joe […]

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Interview: Boxer, Jude Franklin – Fights in NYC 2/7

By Nat Wilkins, Brooklyn, NY, 1/31/18–One recent morning at Brooklyn’s famed Gleason’s Gym, we checked in with Jude Franklin (6-0). Hear what King Zar has to say about his upcoming bout with Floriano Pagliara (16-7-2) on Dibella Entertainment’s February 7th card at BB King’s.
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Interview: Noemi Bosques – Fights for WBC Title in Juarez 2/10

By Nat Wilkins, Brooklyn, NY, 1/24/18—BrooklynFights recently caught up with St Petersburg, Florida based boxer, Noemi Bosques, to find out about her upcoming bout in Juarez, Mexico. It’s going down on February 10th, when Bosques is set to face off against Diana Fernandez (16-2) for a WBC Regional title at 115 pounds, scheduled for 10 […]

Franchon Crews-Dezurn: Guess Who’s Back

Franchon Crews-Dezurn: Guess Who’s Back By Xavier Porter – 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 – 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 […]


MIGUEL COTTO vs SADAM ALI: DON’T DARE, JUST BE GREAT By Xavier Porter – December 3, 2017 Brooklyn, NY (Madison Square Garden) – Last night, Madison Square Garden was packed with 12,391 fight fans in attendance, to witness the last fight of one of boxing’s best fighters in history. Miguel Cotto, one of the […]