Quillin, Malignaggi win dramatically
New York favorites triumph behind power and grit, respectively, at Barclays
BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- "Kid Chocolate" Peter Quillin once slept on the floors of friends' apartments in New York and struggled to make ends meet as a young boxer with championship dreams.
Quillin fulfilled those dreams in a rock-'em, sock-'em fight against France's Hassan N'Dam, dropping him six times and winning a unanimous decision while his hero, Mike Tyson, cheered him on at ringside Saturday night at the new Barclays Center. The fight was one of four world title bouts on the card headlined ...
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BARCLAYS' BOXING DEBUT
Boxing made its return to Brooklyn with four world title fights, including the rematch of junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia and former four-division titlist Erik Morales.