Suffolk PAL’s Wilson scores huge win at NY Golden Gloves; Burke defeats Jones

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Suffolk PAL product Famous Wilson scored a gorgeous straight right hand to finish off Christian Gaines of John’s Gym, Saturday night as the 90th edition of the New York Daily News continued at the St. Lawrence Recreation Center. Wilson, who earned the Empire Casino Punch of the Night, was crisp and clean from the get go, never allowing the southpaw Gaines to get on track. He…

February 14, 2017
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Ababiy kicks off 90th edition of New York Golden Gloves in style; scores 3rd-round TKO

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The 90th edition of the famed New York Daily News Golden Gloves kicked off Monday night at a jam-packed B.B King Blues Club & Grill in Times Square, and the action did not disappoint the crowd on hand as seven bouts in the 165-pound open weight class saw action inside the ring. The P.C. Richards Boxer of the Night went to Nikita Ababiy (Atlas Cops N…

February 12, 2017
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Rodriguez shines at 123lbs; advances to semi’s of NY Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) –Efrain Rodriguez scored a brilliant TKO win over Jaison Thompson Friday night at the Monsignor David Cassato and St. Athanasius Church in Brooklyn to advance to the semifinals of the New York Daily News Golden Gloves tournament. Rodriguez (Atlas Cops N’ Kids) has quickly made a name for himself in the 123lb-pound novice division, and Friday night was no exemption as he delivered the Empire Casino Punch of the…

March 23, 2016
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Coakley punches ticket into NY Golden Gloves semi’; dispatches Sledge

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Christian Coakley punched his ticket into the New York Daily News Golden Gloves semi’s on Thursday night after a tough 141-open division win over Jonathan Sledge at the Master Theater in Brooklyn, New York. Coakley (Manny’s Old School BC) was on the defense early on as Sledge tried to come out and brawl during the first round, but the 18-year-old remained calm and used his jab…

March 11, 2016
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Gleason’s Gym product James uses jab and smarts; advances in NY Golden Gloves tourney

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Iman James not only used her smarts, but her jab was the difference as she won her 119-pound affair Wednesday night to advance in the New York Daily News Golden Gloves tournament at the Harlem Pal. On a night where the message was to end gun violence, James (Gleason’s Gym) outclassed a game Tifanny Hardy (Gold Folks) in front of a spirited crowd that chanted “Fist,…

March 5, 2016
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Pellot scores TKO over Alioski; advances in NY Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Jonathan Pellot scored an impressive TKO win over Denis Alioski during their 123-pound bout as Week 4 of the 2016 New York Daily News Golden Gloves tournament kicked off Monday night at St. Finbar’s Auditorium in Brooklyn, New York. Pellot, who fights out of Morris Park Boxing Club, was aggressive from the opening bell and really outworked the taller Aliosi. He broke him down early…

February 18, 2016
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Paz gets hard fought win over Rodgers; advances in NY Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Marcos Paz scored a hard-fought win over his good friend Noah Rodgers Friday night as the New York Golden Gloves tournament continued from St. Patrick’s Church in Bay Ridge. Paz (Freeport Pal) kept Rodgers guessing all night with clean jabs while being able to connect with counter shots en route to the 3-0 win over his friend Rodgers (Westbury BC). “Me and Noah are really good…

February 13, 2016
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NY Daily News Golden Gloves back in action

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The famed New York Daily News Golden Gloves will continue Monday night as the action looks to heat up and match the intensity from week one. Andrew Henriquez used his jab brilliantly en route to a win against Kareem Tunstall as the second week of the Daily News Golden Gloves tournament kicked off Thursday night at St. Andrew Avellino Church in Flushing, New York. JMB will…

February 8, 2016
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Henriquez’ jab proves to be difference in win; advances at NY Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Andrew Henriquez used his jab brilliantly en route to a win against Kareem Tunstall as the second week of the Daily News Golden Gloves tournament kicked off Thursday night at St. Andrew Avellino Church in Flushing, New York. The John’s Gym product and 178-pound novice used his jab from the start of the bout, while showing off his counter-punching skills against Tunstall, who fights out of…

February 5, 2016
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2016 New York Golden Gloves to kick off at legendary BB Kings; 152lb class highlights tourney

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The 2016 Daily News New York Golden Gloves is slated to kick off Thursday January 28th, at the famed BB Kings Blues Club & Grill in New York and the field has been set. There were more than 700 boxers, who registered for the famed tourney, with 420 being given permission to go ahead and compete after physicals. The 152lb. novice class is the largest in…

January 28, 2016
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