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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 […]

MIGUEL COTTO vs SADAM ALI: DON’T DARE, JUST BE GREAT

MIGUEL COTTO vs SADAM ALI: DON’T DARE, JUST BE GREAT By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com 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 […]

DMITRY SALITA – BOXING’S NEXT GREAT PROMOTER

DMITRY SALITA – BOXING’S NEXT GREAT PROMOTER By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com November 11, 2017 Brooklyn, NY – “I love boxing. I love this sport. I’m blessed to do what I love to do.” – Dmitry Salita The sport of boxing is very demanding on anyone who partakes in it. From a fighter’s perspective, the […]

RAY ROBINSON: I WANT DANNY GARCIA!!!

RAY ROBINSON: I WANT DANNY GARCIA!!! By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com November 4, 2017 Brooklyn, NY (North Philadelphia, PA): “I’m proud and happy from where I come from and everything I’ve been through. It’s rough and rugged. I wouldn’t change it for the world.” – Ray Robinson The fall season of boxing is over, and […]

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ERICKSON LUBIN: READY FOR IT ALL

ERICKSON LUBIN: READY FOR IT ALL By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com September 30, 2017 Brooklyn, N.Y. – “Of all my eighteen fights, this fight is extra motivation.” – Erickson Lubin The 154lb division is one of the hottest divisions in boxing. It’s stacked with so much talent, reminiscent to the days of when the legends […]

Devaun Lee: Queens Foundation, Queens Nation

Devaun Lee: Queens Foundation, Queens Nation By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfghts.com September 24, 2017 Brooklyn, N.Y. (Resorts World Casino, Queens, NY) – “I will never stop grinding.” – Devaun Lee Once again, boxing in New York City is at an all-time rise, with exciting matches showcasing the best of the best in boxing. As championship […]

Julian Sosa: WE’RE GONNA RUN THIS TOWN TONIGHT

Julian Sosa: WE’RE GONNA RUN THIS TOWN TONIGHT By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com September 5, 2017 Brooklyn, N.Y. – “No smiles, no love; I’m here to take care of business.” – Julian SosaUndefeated Mexican-American welterweight prospect JULIAN SOSA (8-0-1, 3 KOs), will be appearing be in his third fight for the year, focused on keeping his perfect record intact. The […]

Regis Prograis: Hunting Season Has Begun

Regis Prograis: Hunting Season Has Begins By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com August 6, 2017 Brooklyn, N.Y.: “I’m taking you out; I’m ending you; it sounds brutal but that’s what I do.” – Regis Prograis With three-division world champion Mikey Garcia’s recent twelve-round dominance over four-division world champion Adrien Broner last week at Barclays Center, along […]

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King’s Boxing and Promotions: The Show Stopper

King’s Boxing and Promotions: The Show Stopper By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com June 29, 2017 Brooklyn, N.Y. (2300 Arena, Philadelphia, PA): This past Saturday night (6/24/17), inside a packed 2300 Arena, fight fans witnessed great action, hard punching, and a final bout that concluded the night in stunning and dramatic fashion. MAIN EVENT – PENNSYLVANIA STATE […]

Marcel Rivers: This is only the beginning

Marcel Rivers: This is only the beginning By Xavier Porter – www.brooklynfights.com May 28, 2017 Brooklyn, N.Y. (North Philadelphia) – “Boxing is not something new to me. From where I come from, you always had to fight.” – Marcel Rivers Most historians and legends of the sport of boxing would agree that boxing is a […]