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Akron’s former world heavyweight boxing champion Michael Dokes dies of cancer

Akron’s former world heavyweight boxing champion Michael Dokes dies of cancer 

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Eddie Alicea featured on ESNBoxing YouTube Video in Oxnard, CA

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Brewer loses 12 round decision to Cruz

Brewer loses 12 round decision to Cruz 

Cleveland’s Prenice Brewer lost a 12-round unanimous decision to undefeated Ronald Cruz last Friday on NBC Sports. The fight took place in Bethlehem, PA, the hometown of Cruz. Before the bout even started, it seemed the odds were stacked against Brewer with a hostile crowd and media bias. Throughout the fight Ronald Cruz boxed flat-footed […]

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Boxing Official Nick Marsh of Youngstown Passes Away at 81

On December 23rd, 2011, the local boxing community mourned the loss of Nick Marsh.  Nick passed away after a long bout with cancer at 81 years old.  Nick was an active boxing official with both the Lake Erie Boxing Association and the Ohio State Athletic Commission.  Nick had a real passion for the sport of […]

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Youngstown Area has Eventful November

The month of November brought a lot of action for Youngstown area fight fans.  Jake “The Bull” Giuriceo (14-0-1) earned a ten-round unanimous decision over Bryne Green in Campbell, Ohio on November 19th.  Youngstown’s Chris Hazimihalis (8-0) followed up with a third-round TKO over Eric Ricker in Morgantown, WV on November 23rd.  The same night, Jack Loew put on […]

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Prenice Brewer is Back!

Last night, Cleveland’s Prenice Brewer handed Emmanuel Taylor (14-0) his first loss in his hometown of Washington DC.  Prenice’s last fight was August 6th, 2010 when he suffered a 3rd-round TKO loss (his only loss) to Patrick Lopez on ESPN2 Friday Night Fights.  He admittedly was not in this best physical and mental shape at the time […]

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Pavlik-Loew Rumors Explained by Joe Maxse

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Antonio Nieves & Charlie Natal To Make Pro Debuts

On November 12th, Cleveland’s own Antonio Nieves and Charlie Natal will both make their respective professional debuts at the La Villa Banquet Center in Cleveland, Ohio! Both boxers were stand out amateurs and should be impressive to see at the professional level. Also heading up the card are rising star Miguel “Silky Smooth” Gonzales, Mark […]

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Great Weekend for Northeast Ohio Boxing!!

The weekend started off with a bang when Cleveland’s undefeated Yaundale Evans destroyed Emmanuel Lucero on ESPN2 Friday Night Fights in 6 rounds. For anyone keeping track, Yaundale’s impressive win was the second straight week a Clevelander won on ESPN Friday Night Fights (last week was Mickey Bey Jr.’s impressive TKO of Alejandro Rodriguez). Congratulations […]

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New Joe Maxse – Boxing Article

Click Here to read Cleveland Boxing Journalist, Joe Maxse’s most recent article on Kelly Pavlik, the upcoming pro show in Youngstown, and Cashmere Jackson!

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