Tag Archive | Germany

1988 Olympic gold medalist “Merciless” Ray Mercer Looks back at his Olympic experience

Thirty-two years after he captured an Olympic gold medal, “Merciless” Ray Mercer fondly remembers his Olympic experience like it was last month. Mercer, who is the only American heavyweight champion to knock out all of his Olympic opponents, went on to become world heavyweight champion as a professional for our “heavyweight double.” For Mercer, it […]

New York City FC Signs Midfielder Gedion Zelalem

New York City FC  announced the Club has signed midfielder Gedion Zelalem. The 22 year-old is a versatile central midfielder and spent the 2019 season at fellow MLS club, Sporting Kansas City, and their USL Championship side, Swope Park Rangers. The former Germany and United States youth international has also played for Arsenal FC, Rangers […]

Team USA’s newest boxing star, New Jersey light heavyweight Khalil Coe

A star was born last month at the 45th Chemistry Cup in Halle, Germany, when American light heavyweight Khalil Coe shocked the amateur boxing world, stopping Cuban’s multiple world champion Julio Cesar La Cruz in the opening round of the championship final match. Nearly 100 boxers represented 16 different countries at the Chemistry Cup, including, […]