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Mike Faragon Scheduled To Headline Bill in Staten Island

By Mitch Abramson
 
Mikey Faragon, the 16-0 junior welterweight, whom his promoter compares to a modern-day Arturo Gatti, is scheduled to headline a card on Jan. 19 in Staten Island, NY at the Hilton Garden Inn, the same site that hosted Teddy Atlas’ annual charity dinner on Thursday, according to his promoter, Greg Cohen. Faragon, from Guilderland, NY, last fought on Aug. 5, stopping Ira Terry in the second round with a series of body shots. Cohen may also have Faragon, 24, fight again in December if a date opens up.
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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by barbwire5p on 11-20-2011

This kid is NOT Arturo Gatti at all, I'm from upstate and boxed amateur for a few years, he never has exciting fights. I have seen 3 of his pro fights and they aren't exciting or entertaining at all. He…

Comment by johnny g on 11-20-2011

Good to see, I know Mike and his family and wish him the best.

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