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WATCH: Daniel Jacobs finishes Peter Quillin with a quickness in Brooklyn

Daniel Jacobs (31-1, 28 KO’s) and Peter Quillin (32-1-1, 23 KO’s) battled for Brooklyn last night inside of the Barclays Center in the final fight of the year for Showtime Championship Boxing. Jacobs, an slight underdog, needed only 85 seconds to dispose of the man they call “Kid Chocolate”. Quillin was stuttering like a drunk after eating 27 punches, most of which were...
Via Fight Booth
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Daniel Jacobs Stuns Quillin To Win By Rd 1 TKO

BROOKLYN, NY – In an ending no one saw coming, WBA middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs defeated Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin by first round TKO in front of the 8000+ fans at the Barclays Center to retain the title and win the unofficial “Battle of Brooklyn.” Wasting no time, Jacobs pounced at the sound of the opening bell and swung for the fences catching Quillin off guard...
Via BadCulture
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Daniel Jacobs Makes Short Work Of Peter Quillin

The Battle for Brooklyn ended up looking more like the invasion of Grenada. Mild underdog Daniel Jacobs took out the top-ranked middleweight not named Gennady Golovkin Saturday night on Showtime. Peter Quillin never got started, despite being viewed as the more powerful boxer and in the ring against a guy who not that long ago got dropped by light-punching Sergio Mora. It only took...
Via The Queensbury Rules
December 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Jacobs vs Quillin Photos/Quotes NYC Press Conference

NEW YORK, N.Y. (Oct. 7, 2015) -WBA Middleweight World Champion Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (30-1, 27 KOs)and former world champion Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (32-0-1, 23 KOs)participated in a kickoff press conference on Wednesday at Planet Hollywood Times Square in New York City to formally announce their highly anticipated Dec. 5 showdown in the main event of SHOWTIME...
Via BadCulture
October 08, 2015  |  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 Associated Press
July 31, 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

Matthew Macklin returns this Saturday; still hoping for showdown with Andy Lee or Daniel Jacobs

Matthew Macklin boxes at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham on Saturdayf or the first time in five years and says he must bounce back in style to land a title shot. Macklin returns to action following his defeat against Jorge Sebastian Heiland in Dublin in November, and the 32 year old says he is aiming to prove he still has plenty to offer at the top level and can land World title...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 04, 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...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Ring 8 Awards on Dec 14 to honor Chris Algieri, Danny Jacobs & more

The 28th annual RING 8 Holiday Event and Awards Ceremony will be held Sunday afternoon (12:30-5:00 p.m. ET), December 14 at Russo's On The Bay in Howard Beach, New York. International ring announcer Dave Diamante will serve as master of ceremonies. Ring 8 has announced its 2014 award winners (see complete list below), including undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior welterweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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