Category Archives: Interviews

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WBU One-on-One with Yahu “Rock” Blackwell

WBU One-on-One with Yahu “Rock” Blackwell What’s your boxing career been like up to now? I started boxing and getting involved with combat sports when I was 7 years old….

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Jeremy “J-Flash” Nichols: “I Knew This Was My Calling”

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) He was a football player and track star. After running the 40-yard dash in 4.3 seconds as only a high school student Jeremy Nichols was given…

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One-on-One with HBO’s Larry Merchant

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) In one of boxing’s busiest and biggest months of the year, FirstClassBoxing.com was able to sit down with ledgendary HBO boxing commentator Larry Merchant and get…

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Philbin: My Dream is to Win the British Title

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) Scotland’s unbeaten super-middleweight prospect Tommy Philbin looks to move to 7-0 on Saturday night against his toughest test to date in Kelvin Young, live on BoxNation….

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Star Boxing Update with Joe DeGuardia

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) This week Joe DeGuardia of Star Boxing spoke with FirstClassBoxing.com regarding his growing stable of boxers. DeGuardia also talked about the difficulty in making fights in…

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Claressa Shields: “Right now I’m just prepared to showcase my skill on Saturday”

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) Two-time U.S. Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields was in attendance at the final Kovalev-Ward press conference yesterday. Shields was accompanied by her manager, the former longtime…

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Pernell Whitaker: “We’re going to have the best fight of the year”

Pernell Whitaker: “We’re going to have the best fight of the year” By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) FirstClassBoixng.com spoke briefly with Hall of Famer “Sweet Pea” Pernell Whitaker at the Kovalev-Ward…

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Andrzej Fonfara: “I’m ready to come back”

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) FirstClassBoxing.com caught up with the fan-friendly Light Heavyweight Andrzej Fonfara. Fonfara was in attendance for the final Kovalev-Ward press conference. Fonfara told FirstClassBoxing.com that he is…

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Kieran Farrell Previews Friday Fight Night show at Bowlers Arena this Friday evening

Former Central Area Champion Kieran Farrell is excited ahead of his third show as a promoter this Friday evening at Bowlers Arena. Friday evenings show features four fighters trained and…

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Randy Moreno: “I’m Ready, I’m Excited for November 18th”

Randy Moreno: “I’m Ready, I’m Excited for November 18th” By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) Less than a week away from his live television debut, Junior Lightweight rising star Randy Moreno took…