Post Tagged with: "Madison Square Garden"

June 1, 2019; New York, NY; IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz during their heavyweight championship bout at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  Mandatory Credit: Melina Pizano/Matchroom Boxing UK

A New Heavyweight Champion And Where This Goes

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Andy Ruiz Jr. may not have had a bigger upset as Buster Douglas had over Mike Tyson. But Saturday night at Madison Square Garden he was a huge underdog and all week he said that motivated […]

by · June 2, 2019 · Sports
Ruiz Looks To Shock Boxing World

Ruiz Looks To Shock Boxing World

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Andy Ruiz Jr. is a heavyweight that does not fit the model look next to Anthony Joshua the IBF/WBA heavyweight champion. Yet the two will face off in the ring at Madison Square Garden Saturday […]

by · May 29, 2019 · Sports
Division Of Boxing Continued At The Garden

Division Of Boxing Continued At The Garden

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  You be the first to determine if Bob Arum, the Hall of Fame promoter was out of line. Terence Crawford, his top fighter, always in that discussion as best pound-for-pound got a victory with a […]

by · April 21, 2019 · Sports
Beat The Streets Adds Champion To Event

Beat The Streets Adds Champion To Event

NCAA Champion Suriano vs. World Bronze Medalist Colon Added To May 6 At Beat the Streets ‘Grapple At The Garden’ Card Rutgers’ First Collegiate Champ, Northern Iowa Alum To Battle At 61kg In Tenth Annual Youth Non-profit Fundraiser At Hulu Theater at […]

by · April 15, 2019 · Sports
Heavyweight War Of Words

Heavyweight War Of Words

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Anthony Joshua and Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller put on a show at Madison Square Garden Tuesday afternoon to announce their heavyweight title fight. Except Joshua, the WBA, WBO and IBO champion and the undefeated Miller […]

by · February 19, 2019 · Sports
Jan 15, 2019; Bronx, NY, USA; WBO Middleweight Champion Demetrius Andrade and former WBO Junior Welterweight Champion Chris Algieri speak to kids at the South Bronx Early College Academy Charter School in Bronx, NY.  The two will fight in separate bouts on Friday night at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland/Matchroom Boxing USA

ANDRADE AND ALGIERI VISIT SOUTH BRONX SCHOOL

Defending World champion and former World ruler inspire next generation Demetrius Andrade and Chris Algieri took time out of their preparations for crucial fights on Friday night at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, live on DAZN in the […]

by · January 16, 2019 · Sports
A New Face of Boxing

A New Face of Boxing

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Now Canelo Alvarez has to be considered the newest face of boxing. He has the richest contract for an athlete, a word wide streaming service that televises his fights. He sold out Madison Square Garden […]

by · December 16, 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
The “Diceman” Takes Over Manhattan

The “Diceman” Takes Over Manhattan

By Jason Gonzalez He’s coming home folks… Brooklyn’s own, Andrew “Dice” Clay is bringing his brand of uncensored and unapologetic satire to the ‘Big Apple’ this summer. The 60-year-old controversial funnyman of the 1980’s will be headlining at the Gramercy Theatre […]

by · June 21, 2018 · Entertainment
One Punch and “Loma” Is Historic

One Punch and “Loma” Is Historic

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor One body shot in the 10th round at Madison Square Garden Saturday night and Vasiliy Lomachenko secured his spot in boxing history. He  possibly also secured the number one spot in that discussion of pound-to-pound […]

by · May 13, 2018 · Sports
Lightweights With Star Power At The Garden

Lightweights With Star Power At The Garden

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Vasyl Lomachenko to many is considered the pound-for pound best in boxing and could become  a three-time division champion Saturday night at Madison Square Garden and if he defeats lightweight champion Jorge Linares on the […]

by · May 11, 2018 · Sports
Bruno Sammartino: My hero and How We Met

Bruno Sammartino: My hero and How We Met

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor My “Living Legend” passed away this morning. And Bruno Sammartino, the pro wrestling legend was appropriately labeled with that title because he was professional wrestling and a hero to  yours truly and many others. The […]

by · April 18, 2018 · Sports
The 90’s Block Party Invades MSG, March 10

The 90’s Block Party Invades MSG, March 10

The 90’s Block Party invades Madison Square Garden by Jason Gonzalez The Theater at Madison Square Garden will play host to “The 90’s Block Party” in just two weeks’ time. The promoters at G-Squared Events intend on bringing all of […]

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Cotto Loss Showed It Was Time To go

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor The final chapter for Miguel Cotto at Madison Square Garden Saturday evening showed it was time for the four-division and six time world champion to await his call for enshrinement in the International Boxing Hall Of […]

by · December 7, 2017 · Sports
Kovalev Again In Charge Of Division

Kovalev Again In Charge Of Division

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Sergey Kovalev is a champion again. That may or may not be good for the light heavyweight division now that the 34-year old holds the WBO title after a late second round stoppage over Vyacheslav Shabranskyy […]

by · December 4, 2017 · Sports