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RedLine's new mural is a knock out

Published Aug. 16, 2018

As of this week, a 23-foot-tall image of Milwaukee boxer Emil Kayer adorns the side of the RedLine Gallery building, 1422 Vel R. Phillips Ave.

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One of "Joe's Boys," local boxing legend LeRoy Allen kept the faith

Published June 16, 2018

Though he retired in 1959 after just seven pro fights, LeRoy Allen Sr. was a seminal figure in local boxing over the next four decades as a ringside judge at fights and even more so as a tireless keeper of the flame he picked up from his Urban League boxing coach.

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9Round owners pull no punches

Published Jan. 27, 2018

With more than 600 locations across the country, 9Round has grown in the greater Milwaukee area in the past several years, too. I talked to two local franchise owners about the company, the workout, fitness and more.

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Saturday's NAFC "Uprising" Features Woman's MMA

This Saturday night, September 20th, North American Fighting Championship (NAFC) returns to Milwaukee's historic Rave Eagles Ballroom with "Uprising" MMA. An action packed amateur and professional fight card drawing the region's top talent will entertain the loyal fans of the Brew City ...

The Rise of the Female Fighter - Knockout Kings Kickboxing Showcases Women Warriors

The Rise of the Female FighterKnockout Kings Kickboxing Showcases Women WarriorsWhy did it take this long? What was it that kept female fighters off mainstream airwaves and basically hidden in the shadows, out of view from the general public until just recently? It was predominantly, us. We, us, ...

5 Great Reasons to Attend Knockout Kings Kickboxing Next Friday

5 Great Reasons to Attend Knockout Kings Kickboxing Next FridayLooking for a fun night out filled with non-stop action? Want something to quench your thirst for high-energy good times? All Fish Fried out and just need a change of pace?  Here are 5 great reasons why you should make plans to a...

Girl Power Hits Milwaukee Friday! Women's MMA Knocking Down Stereotypes, Attracting New Fans

 Girl Power Hits Milwaukee Friday! Women's MMA Knocking Down Stereotypes, Attracting New Fans      Thursday, January 30, 2014 (Milwaukee, WI) There was a very good reason ESPN put Ronda Rousey, the first and current UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion, on the cover of their 2012...

Sergio Pettis-James Porter Set for Saturday's NAFC Headliner

Is there a hotter gym in MMA right now than Roufusport? Is there currently a hotter competitor in the sport than Anthony "Showtime" Pettis?The answers to those questions are certainly debatable, but what isn't debatable is the fact that the Milwaukee-based fight team helmed by striking ...

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