On Dec 13, Ring 8 hosted its annual awards ceremony. Contributor Michael Woods reports from the event.
Beyond the “Battle for Brooklyn” main event of Daniel Jacobs vs. Peter Quillin, promoter Lou DiBella has assembled a fascinating undercard full of NYC talent.
Workouts ahead of Saturday’s PBC on ESPN show headlined by Danny Garcia vs. Paulie Malignaggi and featuring Daniel Jacobs, Sergio Mora and Heather Hardy.
Javier Fortuna went 12 strong rounds for the first time in three years and his reward was a thorough, though at times erratic, unanimous-decision victory over Bryan Vasquez before 7,372 spectators at Barclays Center Friday night.
In advance of their June 14 clash, WBO junior welterweight titlist Ruslan Provodnikov and undefeated Chris Algieri will undergo random drug testing, courtesy of VADA.
WBO 140-pound titleholder Ruslan Provodnikov and Chris Algieri, who fight on June 14 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, topped a very respectful kick-off press conference that included Demetrius Andrade, Sean Monaghan and Heather Hardy.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings plenty of news, starting with info on WBO 140-pound titlist Ruslan Provodnikov’s next defense against New York’s Chris Algieri.