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Gardner vs. Rodriguez

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105CES photo by Kelly MacDonald — PROVIDENCE, R.I. (March 12th, 2013) — They keep challenging him, and all he continues to do is win.

Since returning to professional boxing in 2010 following a seven-year layoff, super middleweight Joe Gardner (10-5-1, 1 KO) has made quite a living outsmarting and outboxing some of the region’s top fighters, yet the Woonsocket, R.I., native continues to be one of the most sought-after targets by would-be opponents hoping to score a knockout against the seasoned veteran.

“They all try to knock me out, and it doesn’t work,” Gardner said, “but I’ll take it if they want to keep coming at me.” Continue reading