Fists of the Fighting Irish Preview
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Courtesy of Amanda Vann & Global Boxing
March 14th 2015, LGM Promotions in conjunction with Global Boxing Promotions presents “Fists of The Fighting Irish”, a highly anticipated night of boxing in Jersey City.
An exciting night of boxing is hitting the Historic Armory of Jersey City New Jersey. On Saturday March 14th, fighters from the Hudson/Bergen/and Essex county area are set to take stage. “Fist of The Fighting Irish” will celebrate Irish Heritage Month in the Jersey City community.
Collaborating for the first time, Mariusz Kolodziej’s Global Boxing Promotions, and Nicholas Jayme’s newly started LGM Promotions, are eager to bring boxing in full effect to Hudson County. By not only hosting an event in Jersey City, the promoters are also giving local boxers a chance to fight in front of a hometown crowd.
Danny “Little Mac” McDermott 11-5-2 (5KOs) will take on Jeremy Mclaurin (10-8 (5KOs) in a 10 round Junior Welterweight WBU title defense. McDermott is coming off of a 6 round TKO victory over Ronnel Esparas. Danny will be putting his title on the line in his home town of Jersey City.
The night of boxing will feature two 6 round showdowns. One of the 6 round bouts will feature Jersey City own favorite Heavyweight, Tyrell “Juice” Wright 6-0-1 (4KOS). His opponent will be announced soon. The other 6 round bout, will feature John Franklin 9-0 (4KOs) and Josh Crespo 3-2-2.
Middleweight prospect Hakim Bryant 2-0 (1KO) has already taken well to the local community, and is an anticipated feature, his opponent TBA.
Coming into town all the way from Ireland, Stevie Quinn Jr. 6-2 (1KO) will be squaring off with Gabriel Braxton 2-7 (1KO) in a 4 round Junior Featherweight bout. Also to be featured in a 4 round battle, Jose Ortiz 3-2-1 (1KO) and Tyrone Luckey 5-4-1 (KOs) for a Junior Lightweight battle.
The thrilling night of boxing will kick off with upcoming local fighter’s showcasing their skills in Pro debut bouts. Darren Goodall will show off what he’s been working toward, a future in the pro’s, against Kentucky’s Portland Pringle, who will also be making his debut. Keon, better known as Jade Ivery, will step to the plate in a Middleweight bout against Edson Soto (1-1). North Bergen’s own Brayan Rendon, will go toe-to-toe in his debut bout against Gabriel Diaz.