Fighters of New York

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January 11, 2021

Fighters of New York: Mike Misa

written by Joseph Doria III   The transition between two different types of fighting is a tremendous challenge that is difficult for any fighter. Not only does it require both a mental and physical change, but a significant amount of... View Article

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December 8, 2020

Fighters of New York: Krista Hannaford

written by Joseph Doria Krista Hannaford is a rising amateur in the expanding world of Mixed Martial Arts. Her tremendous footwork, striking, and fighting IQ give her an advantage over her opponents. Her path to this career, however, was unlike... View Article

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October 11, 2018

Fighters of New York: Charlie Campbell

written by Nick Shimkin  On Friday October 19th live at The Capitale in New York City, East Rockaways own Charlie “The Cannibal” Campbell will step into the cage looking to capture his first mixed martial arts championship. Although this is his... View Article

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January 18, 2018

Dre the Bull, Say Less

  The ink just dried on Andre Harrison’s contract with the Professional Fighters League, and if you don’t know who “Dre the Bull” is now, you will. Trust.   “It feels like a sense of relief,” said Harrison when asked... View Article

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January 2, 2018

Fighters of New York: Matt Frevola

  Matt Frevola made a name for himself on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender series, earning a UFC contract with a second-round arm triangle submission over a very game Luke Flores. Frevola is now set to make his debut for the big... View Article

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October 13, 2017

Female Fighter Friday: Sophia Mirabella

A young athlete will make her kickboxing debut in the ring tonight at Lou Neglia’s Combat at the Capitale, but this is far from her first show. Tiger Schulmann’s Sophia Mirabella may be only fifteen years old, but the fighter... View Article

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September 29, 2017

Female Fighter Friday: Erin Jimenez

It was a relatively warm day in April in New York City while women were sweating and packed together on the second floor of Evolution Muay Thai. They were doing a round-robin of sparring, while the fighter hosting the event,... View Article

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September 28, 2017

Lion Fight 38 Weigh-Ins Complete

The New York Fighting team made their way to Connecticut for the premier Muay Thai promotion Lion Fight’s event, held at Foxwoods Theater. On the card are several top New York Muay Thai fighters, including Renzo Gracie’s Elijah Clarke and... View Article

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September 22, 2017

Female Fighter Friday: Angela Chang

Angela Chang’s face is familiar to many in the New York Muay Thai fight scene. A fighter out of Sitan Gym NY, the athlete has been training for the last four years. Those who know her, miss her–as she’s been... View Article