On Tuesday, we delivered a pair of tough-as-nails 126-pounders throwing punches in bunches. Today, it’s two 160-pounders throwing bombs with bad intentions.
Peter Quillin has just gotten out of church, but it doesn’t seem as if church has gotten out of him just yet.
It was all power punches all the time Saturday night as Andy Lee and Peter Quillin fought to a split-decision draw at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, in a fight where the momentum was like a pendulum swinging back and forth between the fighters.
Delivery and combinations are about the only thing the boxing and restaurant worlds have in common, but fighters Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson, Peter Quillin and Andy Lee took to Manhattan's Beauty & Essex on Wednesday to meet with "Chopped" host Ted Allen and frequent judges Scott Conant and Chris Santos.
Irishman Andy Lee traveled all the way to Detroit's Kronk Gym before he turned pro to train with the great Emanuel Steward. The lessons Steward taught him have resonated through Lee's career, long past Steward's death in 2012.
SiriusXM is giving an old-school delivery to a new era in boxing. The satellite radio provider will begin airing Premier Boxing Champions bouts starting with Saturday’s exciting double bill in Brooklyn, New York.