Brooklyn Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brooklyn, NY.

Results 1 - 20 of 28 for "u:thesweetscience.com" in Brooklyn, NY

  1. Sadam Ali-Francisco Santana On For April 25, on HBORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Sweet Science

    The undefeated Sadam "World Kid" Ali and fast -punching Francisco "Chia" Santana will face off at "The World's Most Famous Arena", Madison Square Garden on Sat. April 25 as the co-feature to "The Champion Returns", the World Heavyweight Championship between undisputed heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko and top-rated challenger Bryant Jennings.

    Comment?

  2. Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Sweet Science

    On Saturday, March 28, New Legend Boxing will return to the famed Resorts World Casino New York City with another action packed night of professional boxing for the latest installment of its popular International Fight Night series, proudly sponsored by Nissan of Queens and Four Ones Taxi. Over the course of boxing history, Cleveland, OH, has been known as a hotbed for producing many talented fighters, including Joey Maxim, Jimmy Bivins and Lloyd Marshall among others.

    Comment?

  3. Andy Lee Pumped For April 11, in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Sweet Science

    While we celebrate St. Patrick's Day today, perhaps enjoying a beer or two, middleweight champion "Irish" Andy Lee is hard at work at his training camp in Monte Carlo with trainer Adam Booth as he prepares to defend his world title against former champion Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin, at Barclays Center, in Brooklyn, NY, on Saturday, April 11. Promoted by DiBella Entertainment, Lee vs. Quillin will air live on NBC at 8:30 p.m. ET, along with the eagerly anticipated contest between Danny "Swift" Garcia and Lamont Peterson, as part of the Premier Boxing Champions series. "I love St. Patrick's Day.

    Comment?

  4. No Female Boxer Has More Buzz Than Heather Hardy Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Sweet Science

    I dare say she is the hottest woman in pro boxing, and hey, before you level me with on point counterpunching that I shouldn't be touching on the attractiveness of a female athlete, as I wouldn't attach the same import to a male one, let me point out that I'm talking about buzz . Yes, Heather Hardy, who gloves up against TBD at Barclays Center on April 11, has stirred up a degree of buzz which at least bears watching.

    Comment?

  5. Quotes Ahead of Vasquez-Lartey on "ShoBox"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Sweet Science

    Pittsburgh favorite and undefeated welterweight Sammy Vasquez tipped the scales at 147 A1 4 pounds and Emmanuel Lartey measured 146 A1 2 pounds during Thursday's official weigh-in for tomorrow's ShoBox: The New Generation tripleheader. Vasquez , who has knocked out nine straight opponents, and Lartey , of Brooklyn, N.Y. by way of Ghana, who has never been knocked down, will meet in the 10-round welterweight main event, live on SHOWTIME from CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pa.

    Comment?

  6. Friday Broadway Boxing Gets Big Boost, In DerevyanchenkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Sweet Science

    For the first time in its 12-year existence, Broadway Boxing heads north to the suburbs of Westchester County, NY, when DiBella Entertainment stages an exciting 11-bout card, featuring a number of DBE's top up-and-coming talent and world-rated contenders at the beautiful Hilton Westchester, in Rye Brook, NY. The card is headlined by the homecoming of undefeated prospect Bryant "Peewee" Cruz taking on the tough-as-nails Jorge Pazos in an eight-round junior lightweight matchup.

    Comment?

  7. Vasquez Aims For 10th Straight KO on "ShoBox"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Sweet Science

    Hometown favorite and unbeaten welterweight Sammy Vasquez held a media workout on Wednesday at South Park Boxing Club as he prepares to face fellow southpaw Emmanuel Lartey in the 10-round main event of ShoBox: The New Generation , this Friday, Feb. 20 , live on SHOWTIME from CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pa. Vasquez is aiming for his 10th consecutive knockout.

    Comment?

  8. Luna Gets W on NYC "Uprising" Card Friday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Sweet Science

    Uprising Promotions, in association with Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin, put on another explosive card at the Five Star Banquet Hall in Long Island City on Friday night, thanks in large part an incredible job of matchmaking from promoter Ronson Frank. In the co-feature of The Big Payback, Uprising Promotions featherweight Angel Luna dropped Jhovany Collado twice in the opening round of an eventual unanimous decision victory, while Top Rank welterweight John Jackson was forced to settle for a majority draw in the main event against a very game Rafael Gonzalez .

    Comment?

  9. DiBella Packs House At BB King's in NYC; Vazquez Gets WRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Sweet Science

    On Thursday night, DiBella Entertainment hosted an action-packed Broadway Boxing card in front of a raucous sold-out crowd at NYC's famed B.B. King Blues Club & Grill, sponsored by Manfredi Auto Group and Everlast, headlined by the always-exciting world-ranked super bantamweight contender Rafael Vazquez, who put on an impressive display of punching power. In the evening's main event, Vazquez, 122, scored an impressive TKO after four rounds over San Antonio's Joseph Rios.

    Comment?

  10. David Lemieux Signs With Golden BoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Sweet Science

    Golden Boy Promotions and Eye of the Tiger Management have joined together as Canadian fan favorite and tour de force David Lemieux, has signed an exclusive promotional contract with Golden Boy Promotions . After his explosive headlining debut in the U.S. at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, on Dec. 6, the beloved Montreal native not only retained his NABF middleweight title, but proved to critics that he is a powerful force in the 160 pound class.

    Comment?

  11. Ivan Redkach KOs Yakubu Amidu At Morongo CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Sweet Science

    Russian lightweight Ivan Redkach found Yakubu Amidu may not have the flashy name of other contenders, but he was a stiff challenge. Redkach was busier and more accurate than Amidu in the first three rounds.

    Comment?

  12. ShoBoxers Make WeightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Sweet Science

    In the main event of the DiBella Entertainment-promoted event, unbeaten lightweight Ivan "El Terrible" Redkach , of Los Angeles by way of Ukraine, will meet Yakubu Amidu , of Los Angeles by way of Ghana, in a 10-round fight. In the co-feature, former amateur standouts Patrick Day , of Freeport, N.Y., and Alantez "SlyAza" Fox , of Forestville, Md., collide in an eight-round junior middleweight bout.

    Comment?

  13. Lemieux and Rosado Make Weight For Brooklyn ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Sweet Science

    The HBO telecast kicks off live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, when junior welterweight sluggers Thomas Dulorme and Hank Lundy square off in a 10 round bout.

    Comment?

  14. Boxing Odds - " Lemieux vs. Rosado SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Sweet Science

    David Lemieux is a powerful knockout artist that takes boxing back to its glory days and is among the most exciting fighters in the game to watch. He will be in action again this weekend going for another KO.

    Comment?

  15. Boxing Odds - " Geale vs. Fletcher Wednesday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | The Sweet Science

    Both Jarrod Fletcher and Daniel Geale are coming off championship bout defeats and are looking for redemption and a title belt. They will get their chance on Wednesday! Daniel "Real Deal" Geale will face Jarrod "Left Jab" Fletcher on Wednesday, December 3 for the IBF Pan Pacific / Interim WBO Asia Pacific Middleweight title.

    Comment?

  16. Pascal, Bute, Lemieux To Fight on Dec. 6 PPVRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Sweet Science

    InterBox held a press conference today in Montreal to announce that fans at the Bell Centre on December 6 will be able to watch three major fights: light heavyweights Lucian Bute vs. Roberto Bolonti and Jean Pascal vs. Donovan George , as well as the NABF middleweight title fight between David Lemieux vs. Gabriel Rosado on big screens live from Brooklyn, New York. "We have a former IBF champion in Lucian, a former WBC champion and Ring champion in Pascal and one of the most exciting middleweights in the World in David Lemieux - all on the same night," InterBox president Jean Bedard commented.

    Comment?

  17. Boxing Odds - " Pacquiao vs. Algieri for WBO Welterweight Title November 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | The Sweet Science

    There is good reason why Manny "Pac Man" Pacquiao is one of the most respected boxers in the world both in the ring and on the betting board as the WBO world welterweight champion remains in top form. Chris Algieri is gaining respect as well as he is coming off a title win in his last bout.

    Comment?

  18. Barclays Hosts HBO Tripleheader on Dec. 6/Tix Start From $15.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Sweet Science

    Golden Boy Promotions returns to its East Coast home - Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday, December 6 with a special HBO Boxing After Dark tripleheader. In the 12-round main event, rising Canadian star David Lemieux will defend his NABF Middleweight Title against the no nonsense Philadelphian warrior "King" Gabriel Rosado .

    Comment?

  19. De La Hoya Presents Lemieux-Rosado Presser Wednesday in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Sweet Science

    GABRIEL ROSADO VS. DAVID LEMIEUX FIGHT CARD ON SATURDAY, DEC. 6 AT BARCLAYS CENTER TELEVISED LIVE ON HBO BOXING AFTER DARKA WHAT: Oscar De La Hoya will host a press conference to announce the fight card headlined by NABF Middleweight Champion David Lemieux taking on middleweight contender "King" Gabriel Rosado on Saturday, Dec. 6 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY live on HBO Boxing After Dark.

    Comment?

  20. Heather Hardy Wins On Wednesday DiBella Show in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Sweet Science

    On Wednesday night at NYC's famed B.B. King Blues Club and Grill in midtown Manhattan, DiBella Entertainment returned for the latest installment of its popular Broadway Boxing series, sponsored by Everlast and Manfredi Auto Group. In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, each boxer wore pink and black boxing gloves donated by Everlast.

    Comment?

Brooklyn Job Listings
View or post Brooklyn job listings on Topix.
Brooklyn Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Brooklyn from Topix.
Brooklyn Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Brooklyn on Topix.