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Daniel Jacobs vs. Peter Quillin official for Dec 5th in Brooklyn

In a showdown between two of Brooklyn’s best, WBA Middleweight titlist Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (30-1, 27 KOs) will take on  Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (32-0-1, 23 KOs) on Saturday, December 5 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn live on Showtime. currently ranks Quillin #4 and Jacobs #7 in the middleweight division. “There is no doubt this is...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Results, photos and quotes: Peter Quillin stops Zerafa to set up fight with Daniel Jacobs

Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (32-0-1, 22 KOs) knocked out Michael Zerafa (17-2, 9 KOs) in the fifth round on Saturday afternoon from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut. Quillin and Zerafa exchanged power punches throughout the affair, with the underdog Zerafa landing several big shots that stopped Quillin in his tracks. In the fifth round, a powerful...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Column: Cancer turned out to be the biggest fight for Jacobs

His doctor first diagnosed it as a pinched nerve. Daniel Jacobs thought the pain running down his leg might be sciatica. ''We were both wrong,'' Jacobs said. It was on a USO tour of the Middle East when the boxer first felt numbness in his leg. He ignored it at first, thinking it would go away. But by the time he headed home, Jacobs was using a cane to walk. Three weeks later, he...
Via AP on Fox
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Danny Garcia, Daniel Jacobs And Rau’shee Warren

You know, some people say the title belts are silly. But the TQBR “Worst Dressed Man In Boxing” Title is no joke, and it’s on the line this weekend, with Danny Garcia taking on former titleholder Paulie Malignaggi in Brooklyn. Apart from that exciting match-up [read: not that exciting] there’s plenty of other stuff on, including the debut of”Premier Boxing Champions...
Via Bloguin Best
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Daniel Jacobs visits two children’s hospitals with Get in the Ring Foundation

Cancer survivor and Middleweight titlist Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (29-1, 26 KOs) continued to spread his motivational story of perseverance this week by making visits to Gilda’s Club in Warminster, PA on Tuesday and Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital in New York on Wednesday as part of his Get In The Ring Foundation community outreach. Jacobs took time out of training...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Daniel Jacobs to be guest speaker at Tuesday night’s Ring 8 event

WBA middleweight titleholder Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs and 2015 New York State Boxing Hal of Fame inductee Harold Weston will be tomorrow night’s special Ring 8 guest speakers at O’Neill’s Restaurant, located at 64-21 53rd Drive in Maspeth, New York. Jacobs (29-1, 26 KOs), fighting out Brooklyn, is an inspiration having overcome cancer to become world champion. An outstanding...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Veteran amputee, Daniel Jacobs, tried out for Tigers (PHOTOS)

Instagram Navy Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Daniel “Doc” Jacobs tried out for the Tigers Monday.  Wounded in Ramadi, Iraq, in 2006, Jacobs ran through drills at first base, where he fielded throws from shortstop, ground balls out of the box and threw from first to third base.  The left-handed hitter then pulled a few hard grounders and a line drive into right field while...
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March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia vs Rod Salka Preview

  Brooklyn, N.Y. On Saturday August 9 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn NY, a triple header of boxing takes place headlined by Danny Garcia taking on Rod Salka a special attraction fight, also on the card is Daniel Jacobs vs Jarrod Fletcher, Lamont Peterson vs Edgar Santana. Danny Garcia (28-0, 16 KOs), of Philadelphia comes off a victory […]
Via Philly Sports Live
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Garcia v Salka Weigh-In 11AM

BROOKLYN, NY - Today light welterweight champion Danny “Swift” Garcia and Rod Salka take the scales ahead of their Saturday night clash. Also weighing in, Daniel Jacobs vs Jarrod Fletcher and Lamont Peterson vs Edgar Santana. ABOUT “GARCIA VS. SALKA”: Garcia vs. Salka, a 10-round welterweight bout on Saturday, August 9, is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by...
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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