Post Tagged with: "Barclay’s Center"

Heavyweights And Eliminating One

Heavyweights And Eliminating One

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Put it this way the heavyweight division is still riding high after Andy Ruiz upset Anthiny Joshua at Madison Square Garden two months ago. Two shares of the title belong to Ruiz and a rematch between […]

by · August 2, 2019 · Sports
A-10 Tournament Rides On Fordham

A-10 Tournament Rides On Fordham

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Thursday evening two major college college basketball postseason tournaments, the Atlantic 10 Conference and The Big East were divided by the East River.  Barclays Center in Brooklyn and a Madison Square Garden played host to […]

by · March 15, 2019 · Sports
It’s Thurman Time Again

It’s Thurman Time Again

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Keith Thurman says it will be his time again. The welterweight championship he won from Danny Garcia almost twenty-two months ago at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn went his way with a controversial split decision. […]

by · January 25, 2019 · Sports
Split For Charlo Twins

Split For Charlo Twins

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor One Charlo brother lost his title with a controversial unanimous decision and the other retained his with a unanimous decision Saturday evening at the Barclays Center. Jermell and Jermall Charlo  highlighted the first of many […]

by · December 23, 2018 · Sports
Charlo Twins and Hard to Tell Them Apart

Charlo Twins and Hard to Tell Them Apart

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor    Now they get their opportunity to showcase two championships and on the same card. Jermall and Jermell Charlo are at times difficult to distinguish. Saturday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn the brothers who […]

by · December 21, 2018 · Sports
October 24, 2018; New York, NY, USA; Daniel Jacobs and Sergiy Derevyanchenko pose after the final press conference for the Matchroom Boxing USA fight card on October 27, 2018 at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden.  Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland/Matchroom Boxing USA

Boxing Notebook

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  Saturday evening at Madison Square Garden, Daniel Jacobs gets his opportunity on HBO with the iBF title middleweight title up for grabs. Jacobs (34-2, 29 KO’s) opposes Sergly Derevyanchenko, 12-0, the undefeated pro formerly of […]

by · October 25, 2018 · Sports
Porter A Champion Again At 147

Porter A Champion Again At 147

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Shawn Porter said he was coming to New York and take the vacated WBC welterweight title. Danny Garcia also wanted the same thing and left without once piece of the championship in the elite 147- […]

by · September 9, 2018 · Sports
Daniel Jacobs Continues His “Miracle”

Daniel Jacobs Continues His “Miracle”

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Daniel Jacobs does not make it look easy and Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn Maciej Sulecki made the former WBA champion work to get a unanimous decision. He becomes the mandatory challenger […]

by · April 29, 2018 · Sports
“Big Baby” Miller Is That Unknown Heavyweight

“Big Baby” Miller Is That Unknown Heavyweight

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor They talk about Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder in their quest to unify the heavyweight championship titles and it appears that mega fight is getting close to be a reality. And Thursday afternoon in New […]

by · April 27, 2018 · Sports
Heather Hardy working out. Credit: DiBella Entertainment Premier Boxing Champions

Heather Hardy: More Than Just A Fighter

By Hans Themistode Heather Hardy stepped back into the ring March 4th in Brooklyn New York at the Barclays Center against opponent Edina Kiss and delivered her normal terrific performance when she easily outpointed her opponent over eight rounds. Heather […]

by · March 21, 2017 · Sports
Boxing Survives Last Round:  New York Action Resumes

Boxing Survives Last Round: New York Action Resumes

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Boxing has been revived and has survived another round in New York and the fighters are content. So are the promoters, matchmakers, managers, and trainers. Most of all the venues, including Madison Square Garden and […]

by · January 30, 2017 · Op Ed, Sports
March Madness Tests Friendship of Rival Coaches

March Madness Tests Friendship of Rival Coaches

The Long Friendship of Two Rival NCAA Tournament Coaches, Fran Dunphy and Fran MCCaffery By Howard Goldin Barclays Center in Brooklyn was the scene of college basketball at its most exciting on Friday. Eight teams, none of them local, drew […]

by · March 20, 2016 · Sports