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Derek Gionta

Derek Gionta

 

 

Derek Gionta has been an avid boxing fan for as long as he can remember and attributes that to his grandfather, who introduced him to the sport at a young age. 


His involvement in the sport has varied in a number of different ways and he and writes about the Sweet Science to give his view from the various angles of his experience.  He has been writing for Secondsout.com for over two years and covered fights in that time ranging from club level to world class.

Derek can be contacted at giontad@yahoo.com

Wednesday, 20 February 2013 01:24

The Money Team Presents: Badou Jack "The Ripper"

Saturday night (February 23rd) The Money Team's Badou Jack "The Ripper" will make his 13th professional appearance on the undercard of the Ishe Smith vs Cornelius Bundrage IBF junior middleweight title fight.

Professional boxers come from all walks of life. Their backgrounds vary from ethnicity, lifestyle and their overall purpose for engaging in the violent sport known as the "hurt business."

There comes a time in a young fighter's career when calculated risks must be taken.