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Daniel Jacobs: I’m rooting for Andy Lee to defeat Billy Joe Saunders, it’s a bigger fight for me

Daniel Jacobs is backing rival Andy Lee to emerge the winner out his fight against Billy Joe Saunders to set up a unification fight, but the Hatfield ace says he’ll scupper that. Brooklyn puncher Jacobs smashed neighborhood rival Peter Quillin – who held Lee to a draw in April – inside a round last Saturday night in a brutal performance that sent shockwaves through the 160lb...
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December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Showtime releases 360-degree footage of Daniel Jacobs vs. Peter Quillin

Showtime has released a 360-degree of the Daniel Jacobs vs. Peter Quillin fight. The technology is called 360 VR video, and you can actually control the camera to pan around and get different views. In this case, that means that not only can you watch Jacobs score his TKO victory at 1:25 of the 1st round, pulling off the shocking upset, but you can also watch the crowd reactions...
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December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
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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...
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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

Results: Daniel Jacobs stops Peter Quillin in 1st round

Jacobs vs. Quillin Results in the Battle for Brooklyn: And just like that, it was over. Daniel Jacobs scored a Round 1 TKO victory over the previously unbeaten Peter Quillin on Saturday night in the main event of a Showtime card from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.Jacobs nailed Quillin with a flush straight right hand shut that got everything started. Quillin wobbled and buckled...
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December 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin ready to bring harm to Daniel Jacobs on Saturday night

Peter Quillin says there will be nothing friendly about his world title matchup with fellow New Yorker Daniel Jacobs this weekend. The pair will do battle in Brooklyn at the Barclays Center on Saturday night, with 28-year-old Jacobs putting his title on the line against the undefeated Quillin. However, despite pre-fight talk of the duo being friends outside the ring, Quillin insists...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 04, 2015  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Daniel Jacobs And Peter Quillin

Godzilla, eat your heart out — badly Photoshopped Danny Jacobs and Peter Quillin are trashing New York! Oh God, the humanity! Apart the really bad poster, Jacobs vs Quillin on Showtime is an intriguing fight, and the best offering of the week. The undercard could be fun too. There are also various, less exciting cards happening — read on to find out more. Peter Quillin vs Daniel...
Via The Queensbury Rules
December 01, 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

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