Garcia vs Brunson highlight South Philly card; Farmer back in action in stay busy bout

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Vineland’s Ismael Garcia will put his undefeated record on the line when he tangles against Tyron Brunson in a slated eight-round middleweight affair Friday October 14th at the 2300 Arena in South Philly. The 29-year-old Garcia (10-0, 4KO’s) has reeled off 10 straight wins to start his career, but has had stretches of inactivity over the last several years. He turned pro in 2010 and after…

October 10, 2016

Philly Boxer Hasan Young chooses religious beliefs over the ring

Hasan Young is quiet, humble, and unassuming and if you ever watched him in the ring, you would walk away thinking he was a superstar in the making in the sport. Young is not your typical Philadelphia fighter in the sense that he would not just go into the ring and bang with you, he would have a plan. If he needed to bang, he would, but he always had…

July 1, 2014

Young set to make noise against De Jesus

As I continue my look at up-and-coming Philly boxers, I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Hasan “The Hitman” Young. He is another fighter to watch as he steps back into the ring Friday, September 13th against Julio De Jesus at Harrah’s Chester in Chester, PA in a slated eight-round welterweight clash. It has been a great year for Boxing and the City of Brotherly Love has seen some…

September 5, 2013