Local undefeated crosstown rivals NOEL MURPHY (12-0, 2 KOs), of Woodlawn, New York, and Brooklyn’s MIKKEL LESPIERRE (18-0-1, 8 KOs) will clash in a 10-round welterweight bout for the vacant World Boxing Council – United States National Boxing Council (WBC USNBC) title in the main event this Wednesday night, February 7, on DIBELLA ENTERTAINMENT’s next installment of the acclaimed BROADWAY BOXING series at B.B. King Blues Club and Grill, in Times Square, New York.
DIBELLA ENTERTAINMENT’s acclaimed BROADWAY BOXING series returns to B.B. King Blues Club & Grill in Manhattan on Wednesday, February 7, headlined by a sensational eight-round welterweight crosstown clash between NOEL MURPHY (12-0, 2 KOs), of Woodlawn, New York, and Brooklyn’s MIKKEL LESPIERRE (18-0-1, 8 KOs).
A heaping helping of local flavor was added to the Oct. 29 Brooklyn Brawl on Monday, as boxing promoter Dmitriy Salita announced that undefeated junior welterweight Mikkel “Slikk Mikk” Lespierre of East Flatbush signed on for the Aviator Sports and Events Center card. Lespierre, who has amassed a tremendous NYC following en route to an unbeaten 10-0-1 record (4 KOs), trains at the vaunted Gleason’s Gym beneath the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges and is always proud to represent the borough he has called home since his sixth birthday.