Marcus Browne debuts with KO

November, 9, 2012
Olympian Marcus Browne took out Codale Ford at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, CA Friday night.

The Staten Islander, in his pro debut, said he wanted to put on a show for those in the region hit by Sandy and he did.

Browne, after trainer Gary Stark Sr. told him to gun for the kayo, got nasty in the third. He sent Ford down with a left to the body. The loser arose, but two rights to the body had the ref interceding, and halting the light heavyweight tussle, set for four rounds or less.

The scrap ran on Showtime, and if you missed it, they run replays on the various Showtime channels.
Michael Woods, a member of the board of the Boxing Writers Association of America, has been covering boxing since 1991. He writes about boxing for ESPN The Magazine and is the news editor for



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