Garden State Fight Scene

April 11,2014 The Way Of the Gunn: Bobby Gunn Jr. Seeking His 2nd Win On April 26th. I had the pleasure of interviewing Hackensack's own Bobby Gunn Jr. (1-0-1ko) a few weeks back and days before he made his pro debut. The young man exuded confidence while remaining humble, a well adjusted kid , who just happens... March 14,2014 The Family Business: Bobby Gunn Jr. Makes His Pro Debut. Some say the apple doesn't fall far from the tree, in the case of Bobby Gunn Jr. truer words have never been spoken. I got a chance to speak with the son of legendary former 'Bare Knuckle Boxing Champion' and... January 10,2014 Heavyweights look to make noise January 25 at Golden Nugget    On Saturday, Janurary 25, heavyweight boxing returns to Atlantic City. Final Forum Promotions, in association with Peltz Boxing present a 9 bout card at the Golden Nugget Casino headlined by Brooklyn-based Derric Rossy (25-7, 14 KOs), who will be... November 24,2013 “Slick” Barely Slides By Sosa ; Beale Beats Bolden "Slick" pleading his case after controversial win.  Newark, NJ (November 24,2013) - 'All Out Promotions' in association with 'Edmonds Promotions' treated Newark's local boxing fans to a fantastic night of boxing. The event was billed "Fighting For Attendance" and was... March 11,2013 This Week in Jersey Boxing This Friday night in Whippany, NJ, GH3 Promotions & Greg Cohen Promotions are putting on a great card of boxing from the Birchwood Manor. Plenty of action is expected during this show, which features many boxers from the area. Headlining... March 11,2013 The 13th Round: Michael Angelo Perez fights to a Draw in Brooklyn, Hopkins Schools Cloud, Thurman Im BROOKLYN, NY - Referee Charlie Murdock raised Lonnie Smith's hand after an odd ending to his bout with Newark's Michael Angelo Perez. A look of confusion went over Perez' bloody face, as well as a confused murmur amongst the supporters... March 09,2013 Disappointing Draw for Mikey Perez; Hopkins Makes History….Again 11:50 PM: Michael Buffer reads the scorecards. 116-112, 117-111, 116-112 for the new champion Bernard Hopkins. History was made. 11:47 PM: The scoring for this fight could upset the Brooklyn faithful who have taken very kindly to the "Old Man"... March 09,2013 Michael Angelo Perez returns to the ring in Brooklyn "The Artist" Michael Angelo Perez Golden Boy Promotions   Newark native Michael Angelo Perez (18-1 10 KO) returns to action tonight at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. His first bout since his unanimous decision victory in December, "The... January 23,2013 Cage Fury returns to the Borgata February 2 photo by Eugene Sirota   Cage Fury Fighting Championships, the fastest growing MMA promotion in the country, is returning to Atlantic City for an exciting 9 bout card Saturday February 2nd at the Borgata. Highlighting the event will be...