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New Yorkers Sonya Lamonakis, Bruce Silverglade get their spot in Women’s Hall

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30
Aug

New Yorkers Sonya Lamonakis, Bruce Silverglade get their spot in Women’s Hall

New York boxing fixtures Sonya Lamonakis and Bruce Silverglade will be among the inductees when the International Women’s Boxing Hall...

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21
Jun

Rising prospect Kurt Scoby isn’t allowing success to breed complacency

As soon as Kurt Scoby was done with his last fight in February, he began preparing for his next one. While...

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03
Jan

Hector Roca, longtime Gleason’s Gym trainer, dies at age 82

Hector Roca, the New York-based trainer who worked with nearly two dozen world champions, died on Tuesday at the age...

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25
Mar

Kurt Scoby, football prospect turned boxer, didn’t want to waste his talent

Through the ups and downs of life, Kurt Scoby has lived by one movie quote, a quote which has kept...

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14
May

Just Getting Into The Ring Is A Win In Itself For Heather Hardy

On March 24, 2020, I dropped an episode of "Talkbox," the podcast sponsored by Everlast, and the featured guest was...

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07
Apr

Life is crazy 2021

For plenty of folks, 2021 has been disturbingly like 2020, as the road forward has been dotted with more speed-bumps...

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07
Mar

Here’s why Yuri Foreman fight against Jimmy Williams didn’t take place

SUNDAY EVENING UPDATE: Yuri Foreman and his wife/manager Shoshana completed the drive from Louisville to Brooklyn, and went right for COVID...

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04
Mar

Ex champ Yuri Foreman, 40, looks to pull a George Foreman, aided by vital new team-member

"I've been in boxing nineteen years, it feels weird when I say that. I turned pro in 2002," said Yuri...

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03
Sep

Re-opening Report: Gleason’s Gym back open for business

One hundred fifty people walked into Gleason's Gym on Wednesday, starting at 5 AM ET and by 8 PM, the...

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29
Aug

For real, Gleason’s Gym in Brooklyn re-opening Wednesday, Sept. 2, at 5 AM

Bruce Silverglade is, for a boxing guy, surprisingly a-pugnacious. I'm sure there have been instances I haven't been privy to, when...

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