Thurman edges Garcia to unify titles

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Keith Thurman was able to bank enough rounds early on, while effectively using his boxing skills and power to edge Danny Garcia and record a split-decision win and in the process unify welterweight titles before a crowd of 16,533 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Thurman (28-0, 22KO’s) was able to control the action early on, jumping ahead on the scorecards by mixing in his…

March 6, 2017

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