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A Trip to Red Planet Muay Thai in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn

By Nat Wilkins, Brooklyn, NY, 3/18/18–Take a trip to Red Planet, a Muay Thai facility located in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. It’s been there for about a year. There you’ll find proprietor, Mario Marin, a Muay Thai veteran with Thailand training and fights among his professional credentials. Marin told BrooklynFights about the […]

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 […]

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Live with 6x World Champ, Dayana “El Diamante” Cordero in Panama

By Nat Wilkins, Panama City, Panama, 3/6/18—BrooklynFights recently dropped by the famed Roberto Duran Arena in Panama City, Panama to catch up with 6x world boxing champ, Dayana “El Diamante” Cordero. Cordero, originally from Colombia, trains at the facility, where we met up with her and her husband and manager, Alex. The two were eager […]

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 […]
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Interview: Pat Casey – Pro MMA Debut on Bellator – 2/16

By Nat Wilkins, Brooklyn, NY, 2/6/18–BrooklynFights introduces Pat Casey, making his pro debut (!) for Bellator at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut on February 16th. Training out of Team Link in Massachusetts, Casey is ready to rumble. Watch now.

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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Video: Heather Hardy on Upcoming Battle with Ana Julaton

By Nat Wilkins, Brooklyn, NY, 1/31/18–BrooklynFights caught up with Heather Hardy on her upcoming Bellator MMA fight with Ana Julaton. It’s going down February 16th at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut. Hear what The Heat has to say about transitioning to MMA from boxing, jiu-jitsu and muay thai training, and coming back from a loss in […]
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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 […]