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Dec 10 Fight Night 2

High Boxing Honor

For more than a month I’ve been sparring with Bonnie Queen “B” Mann as she prepared for her double-title fight, scheduled to be held December 10th in Raleigh at the Longbranch. For me, having the opportunity to work in her training camp was unparalleled; I trained like a fiend, worked my ass off, and felt […]

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shadowboxing

I Have a Fight, People

Stoked. Psyched. Wired. Talking in single-word declarations. Ok, let’s start over. Atlanta Corporate Fight Night takes place on October 21, 2010, and I already have my airplane ticket. I heard about this fight event a month or two ago, browsing around the web (Facebook, maybe?). I contacted the promoter, Terri Moss, and last week she […]

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WIBA Rankings

Boxing Bragging Rights

Check it. The most recent Women’s International Boxing Association rankings put my trainer Bonnie Mann at NUMBER 3 IN THE WORLD in the Light Heavyweight division. Yeah, read that again, and wish you were so good. You can click over there yourself at this link and browse the ratings, but pay PARTICULAR attention (sorry, there’s […]

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Bonnie Mann Fight Poster

Mama Said Knock You Out

Here are three excellent reasons you ought to come to the fights this Saturday night in the Raleigh Convention Center: You ought to be able to say “I’ve seen boxing live.” Doesn’t everyone have this on their bucket list? Watching a boxing fight on television is not nearly as exciting as seeing the real thing […]

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Bad Blood Fight Happens Without Hernandez

It’s hard to tell exactly what happened, but in the end Melissa “Huracan” Hernandez did not fight Holly Holm last night as expected. Instead, Victoria Cisneros (3-8-2), a local Albaquerque Jr. Welterweight was pulled from the audience to take Hernandez’s place in the fight. Cisneros lost the fight but made a fair showing. Hernandez released […]

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Bad Blood

Watch Holm vs Hernandez Live on Dec 4th!

It hasn’t been a quiet month leading up to the WIBA welterweight title fight between Holly Holm and challenger Melissa Hernandez. Tickets for the fight are going fast according to NewMexicoBoxing.com, and the entire card is set to be aired via webcast at 7 pm Mountain Standard Time at FresquezProductions.com for $8.95. Boxing promoter Lenny […]

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