In the ring
April 15, 2011 at HVCC in Troy Posted on April 19, 2011.
Manny Lucero, right, digs to the body of Carlos Rivera in the main event. Lucero was faster, dodgier and hit harder and easily took the decision.
The ring at the McDonough Sports Complex, HVCC, Troy, with Detroy Jones and KC Cunningham duking it out.
A member of the state Athletic Commission watches over Manny Lucero and his trainer, Andy Schott, in the dressing room of the McDonough Sports Complex at HVCC as Lucero prepares for battle. A commissioner monitors each fighter every step of the way, before, during and after a fight.
Nydia Feliciano of the Bronx exults in her New York State super-featherweight title belt after defeating Jaci Trivilino of Plattsburgh. Hoisting her hand is Melvina Lathan, chairwoman of the state Athletic Commission.
Retired heavyweight Shannon Miller, older brother of Shawn, at ringside with the youngest member of Team Miller.
Like all boxers, Shawn Miller of Troy concentrates to control his nerves before going out to fight. Here he has one hand wrapped and is waiting for his trainer to wrap the other.
Shawn Miller in full combat against Gerard Taylor of Chicago. Miller won the decision.
Detroy Jones, 287-pounder from Poughkeepsie, warms up by hitting the mitts, as it’s called, in the shower room before his fight, as his trainer, Tracey Patterson, looks on.
Llyas Aksabaev back in the dressing room after losing a decision to Marcus Hall of Rochester.