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RingTv image Dusty Hernandez-Harrison: Determined to succeed

Dusty Hernandez-Harrison: Determined to succeed

Washington, D.C.-area prospect Dusty Hernandez-Harrison will be back in the ring on Jan. 31 to face Tim Witherspoon Jr. Like his opponent, the son of a former heavyweight champ, Hernandez-Harrison has learned much from his father – about boxing and life.

RingTv image Amateur sensation Ievgen Khytrov invades America

Amateur sensation Ievgen Khytrov invades America

Is Ukrainian middleweight star Ievgen Khytrov, an amateur world champion who had more than 500 bouts in the unpaid ranks, the second-coming of Gennady Golovkin? The 2012 Olympian makes his pro debut on Wednesday at Webster Hall in New York City, N.Y.

RingTv image ‘Team Mom’ Kathy Garcia guides her fighters to stardom

‘Team Mom’ Kathy Garcia guides her fighters to stardom

Manager Kathy Garcia is as much of a mother to her fighters as she is the guiding force in their professional careers but the “Mom and Pop” approach of Salinas, Calif.-based Garcia Boxing works despite the usual ups and downs of the sport. Garcia-managed Paul Mendez fights on Fox Sports 1 on Monday.