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Daniel Jacobs to serve as guest announcer on Showtime this weekend, calling fellow cancer-survivor Anthony Dirrell’s fight

One week after Daniel Jacobs became the first cancer survivor to capture a boxing title when he knocked out Jarrod Fletcher, he will return to the network this Saturday, Aug. 16, as a guest analyst for the tripleheader live on Showtime from StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Jacobs will join host Brian Kenny, blow-by-blow announcer Mauro Ranallo, Hall of Fame analyst Al Bernstein and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia Knocks Out Rod Salka

Brooklyn, N.Y. The boxing world came to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn NY on Saturday night for an exciting triple header of boxing action that was headlined by Danny Garcia taking on Rod Salka a special attraction fight, also had Daniel Jacobs vs Jarrod Fletcher, Lamont Peterson vs Edgar Santana.. The Fights were broadcasted on Showtime Championship Boxing with Mauro Ranallo Al...
Via Philly Sports Live
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson, Daniel Jacobs weigh-in results & photos

Tomorrow night in Brooklyn, Showtime's tripleheader will take place at Barclays. The weigh-ins were held this afternoon for the card which features Danny Garcia taking on Rod Salka, Lamont Peterson against Edgar Santana, and Daniel Jacobs vs. Jarrod Fletcher. There's also numerous prospects on the card, some of which will be televised in the special Showtime Extreme telecast...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
18 days ago  |  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 […]
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Paulie Malignaggi, Daniel Jacobs & other local Brooklyn fighters meet & greet

To kick off fight week in Brooklyn, Paulie Malignaggi plus fighters on the "Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka" fight card met fans and signed autographs at the Nets Shop on Coney Island Sunday afternoon. Check out the photos from the festivities right here. Joining Malignaggi was Daniel "Miracle Man" Jacobs, Edgar "El Camacho" Santana, Sadam "World...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 days ago  |  Discuss

With Malignaggi fighting, Daniel Jacobs steps in as commentator for Showtime

Middleweight contender Daniel Jacobs is trading in his gloves for a microphone, at least for one night. The inspirational cancer survivor will serve as guest analyst for this Saturday's Showtime telecast live from the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. Jacobs will step in for critically acclaimed analyst Paulie Malignaggi, who will challenge IBF Welterweight World Champion Shawn Porter...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Jacobs’ savage knockout of Giovanni Lorenzo results in mind-blowing GIFs

Danny Jacobs, who refers to himself as “Miracle Man” after overcoming  osteosarcoma, an aggressive form of spinal cancer that resulted in temporary paralysis in his legs after being diagnosed in 2011, started making his comeback in the ring a few years ago and that comeback has arrived courtesy of a devastating knockout of Giovanni Lorenzo […]The post Danny Jacobs’ savage...
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August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Daniel Jacobs knocks out Giovanni Lorenzo on Monday Night Fights

On Monday night, Fox Sports 1 debuted their new Monday Night Fights with a matchup between Daniel Jacobs and Giovanni Lorenzo.  The fight gave Fox Sports 1 one of the greatest slow motion knock outs that I’ve seen in a while when Jacobs KO’d Lorenzo.  Jacobs is now 26-1 with 23 knock out wins. [The Big Lead]
Via Diehardsport
August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Daniel Jacobs Decimates Giovanni Lorenzo In Debut Of Fox Sports 1 Boxing

Daniel Jacobs saw blood and went in for the kill. Only the blood he saw was his own: Cut in the 3rd round by Giovanni Lorenzo, Jacobs went after the toughest test of his comeback from cancer and landed a left-right combo to finish off a man who had never been stopped before. It was a good main event debut for the Monday night Fox Sports 1 boxing show, even if the rest of the...
Via The Queensbury Rules
August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Viewing Picks for August 19, 2013

All Times Eastern Boxing Golden Boy Live, New York, NY Daniel Jacobs vs. Giovanni Lorenzo -- Fox Sports 1, 9 p.m. College Football College Football Live -- ESPN2, 3:30 p.m. Big Ten Football Preview: Purdue -- Big Ten Network, 8 p.m. Cycling USA Pro Challenge Stage 1: Aspen to Snowmass -- NBC Sports Network, 5 p.m. English Premier League Manchester...
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August 19, 2013  |  Discuss
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