A great night of fights from The Theater at Madison Square Garden as Sergio Martinez defended his title against Matthew Macklin. Martinez defeated Macklin with an 11th round TKO. Also on the card was my good friend Kevin “Kid” Rooney who won by a 1st round TKO.
Spent most of the day in New York City (or trying to get there) for the weigh-ins for the Sergio Martinez vs Matthew Macklin fight tonight at Madison Square Garden. Tensions were high as fighters who haven’t eaten for a day or so, so they could make their weights and then have to stand face […]
This afternoon, Sergio Martinez and Matthew Macklin were atop the Empire State Building IN NYCfor a photo op prior to their final press conference for their upcoming fight on St. Patricks Day at Madison Square Garden. Also on hand for the photo op was the co main event participants Edwin “La Bomba” Rodriguez and Donavan […]
What’s worse than training for six weeks for your next fight against an orthodoxed fighter and then on fight night you step in the ring and he is a southpaw. That’s what happened when Kevin Rooney Jr stepped in the ring on Saturday night at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City against Daniel Lugo. For two […]
Took some time today to go watch Kevin Rooney Jr’s sparring session for his upcoming fight on October 1st undercard of Sergio Martinez vs Darren Barker in Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall. I had mentioned months ago on how I had wanted to set his gloves on fire and he looked at me like i was […]