Battle of the Badges

Firefighter makes way back to boxing for a cause
Firefighter makes way back to boxing for a cause
Sports Terence M. Cullen 4/16/2013 at 11:32AM

Jack Kirrane took a five year break from the FDNY’s Bravest Boxing team. From 2007 to 2012, the Queens-born firefighter focused on being a father and doing his normal duty at Ladder 38 in Harlem. Over the last year, however, Kirrane, 37, has been staging a comeback into the sport he started in as a [...]

FDNY boxers take the ring for charity
FDNY boxers take the ring for charity
News Terence M. Cullen 9/18/2012 at 2:21PM

This time, instead of their gear, they donned boxing gloves. Several FDNY firefighters took part in the “Battle of the Badges” on Friday, September 14 at Resorts World Casino New York City — the first-ever boxing match at a city casino. The action in the ring started with the first match of amateur boxers Ali [...]