AIR DATE: May 02 2022 15:27UTC
EPISODE: Episode 17
Marlon Harrington | Knuckle Up with Mike and Cedric | Talkin Fight
Mike and Cedric discuss Marlon “Savage” Harrington (7-0-0) is a Pro Boxer out of Detroit, Michigan.
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[, Music ]: what’s up talking fight fans thanks for tuning in to today’s episode of knuckle up featuring myself, mike orr and my man, cedric ben, in the den doing what we do best man and that’s bringing you these young hungry undefeated undiscovered prospects from around the World – and you know talking fight – is the only channel out here doing it so we’re talking about a young cat out of detroit right now, marlin harrington! This kid is pretty vicious man he’s 7-0 right now, with six knockouts uh he’s a middleweight he’s right 51st.
At a 277 right now in the united states and he’s ranked 292nd out of 1457 in the world uh, this kid is 29 years old, he’s six feet tall he’s coming off a uh, a nice ko in the second round from ford community center in dearborn against Andreas vieira back on march, the 5th 2022 and i’m excited to say that he is headlining a salida promotions event out of detroit called detroit brawl and that’s happening may the 26th and he is headlining.
This event in an eight rounder against roberto velasquez venezuela, junior and you know guys we got ta.
I think i think we got some clips, but what you you know this gym, that he trains that man he trained in the world’s best boxing uh over in detroit world’s best boxing gym a very good uh, very good, gym over in detroit um.
They always produce good boxers um.
I know the coach uh uh pretty good too um, so marlon harrington.
It’S no surprise that he’s a he’s, a good boxer with power in his in his punches.
You know knowing that the gym that he comes from um from his highlights.
You know the thing that that uh that sets him apart is.
He knows how to use his athleticism, even though he’s um he’s he’s still young as far as boxing wise young in his in his in his career um, his athleticism helps him get away with you know a few like helps him not get away with gives him An advantage over over his opponents right now that um, you know they they might have the same skill level, but he’s yeah he he knows how to use his jab he’s just faster and can get in and out faster than his opponent.
He’S he’s very he’s very athletic in that ability.
Uh his ability to jump in and out is crazy check out this video that we’re playing right now, yeah yeah yeah, definitely um.
Let’S get this going.
He um there you go you’re like bouncing this there and then bam, and then the explosion that bounciness and then the quick explosion look like.
He looks like he’s just chilling: blah blah blah, yeah, yeah, yeah, nice, little jab and then boom.
Oh, that was the wrong one.
It’S like there.
We go this nice body shot.
We we got, we got, we got another, we got another clip that we found um this one, this one’s a brutal, knockout uh.
This is back in january.
I believe his opponent uh was terry roscoe, who was a 2-8-0 and uh.
The time is 144, and this is a ko in the first round uh.
I believe this fight is that we found the clip uh.
Let’S get this one going and uh more this explosive power? Oh yes, i saw this one.
Oh yeah, yeah yeah, again, just from different look at look at.
He stands over on top too.
I love it.
I love it.
I love you just let them know yeah.
He definitely knows how to play the angles.
Man he’s very athletic in that ability to bounce in and out uh definitely definitely got that power.
In that hand, man uh, you know, he’s sporting, i believe it’s uh like a 90 98 percent or something i know about 80 80 88, or something like that.
Knockout rate, honestly, the kid’s fast he’s got great hand, speed, uh and and the distance like the distance and he swarms what i like he swarms, but he intelligently swarms.
He doesn’t get overzealous with going in there because he knows his ability to be able to.
You know close that gap between uh the two of them right so when, when he just explodes, he explodes man and i’m excited to see that we’re gon na get to see him uh headlining, this event, uh may the 26th guys uh.
If you have any way to see it check it out, man, it’s uh thursday may 26th, we’ll kick it off.
It’S memorial day weekend, festivity festivities, uh, salida promotions, um, we’ve we’ve talked about these guys before uh they’ve been doing some uh great events.
Man yeah he uh selena promotions, who’s uh.
You know shout out to him because i mean for a couple years he’s more known as a female promoting boxing promoter.
He has a lot of females on his roster and uh like clarissa shields and um.
I’M pretty sure claire is still with him correct uh, i think so i i think she is anyway.
She he um he’s known to.
He he’s had a big part.
Another reason why i got ta shout him out.
Obviously, this show is about marlin, but shout out to his promo, because he had a big part in in this um uh uh new era of of promoting females.
More and a lot more females are getting more popular and stuff like that.
Well, selena promotions is one of the reasons why so shout out to him and he’s doing a good job with marlon harrington right now and uh yeah man really wan na excited to follow his career.
Honestly um yeah shout out to salina promotions they’re, actually doing it.
Big um they’re they’ve been they’ve, been rising this year, man they’ve been getting really strong.
They’Ve had three sold out events already uh this year in 2022, with this uh, this new event called uh the detroit brawl um.
You know it’s gon na feature.
Another night of the city’s top fighting talent and intriguing matchups with rising super welterweight powerhouse – and you know that’s marlon, harrington man, uh and he’s heading this card up definitely you’re going to want to watch uh.
If you have the ability to you’re definitely going to want to watch it, we’re going to be talking about a couple of the kids on this uh this card, this that’s coming up in may 26th uh we’re gon na we’re gon na profile, detroit’s uh top rising Stars this week, so uh we’re definitely gon na talk about the young and up and coming prospects to watch out of detroit michigan man and they’re they’re doing it big man, they’re they’re, looking to to really re-establish themselves as uh.
You know one of the cities that that are that are great powerhouses in the sport of boxing.
You know they produce many great champions and uh.
You know if they’re they’re looking to get back on top and definitely the this event is going to showcase the young talent, that’s coming up through there and they are definitely uh fast-tracking.
These kids man uh, you know they’re moving up quick and uh you’re gon na see a lot of them.
You know with these events going on like they’re putting on so uh shout out to selena promotions man, congratulations on your success, man and uh, bringing back detroit into the game and really showcasing.
What’S going on and uh yo marlon harrington we’re watching you brother, we’re gon na try and get ahold of you.
Man get you in here.
So we can talk to you about uh, your uh, your career and uh.
How you got started uh! You know we’ll find out more about your amateur career when we talk to you and uh.
Also marlin, i’m in windsor i’m right five minutes by the border.
Yeah man good gym over there you’re more welcome then i’ll switch it up and come here.
Sometimes you want to get some some different atmosphere, different atmosphere, a little bit a little bit of canadian tutelage.
There you go there, you go.
That’S it all right! Talking fight fans, man thanks for tuning in to today’s episode of knuckle up.
Can we play that knockout video one more time at marlin, harrington to let everybody know uh what to look out for in the future? From this kid, yeah yeah, yeah well, yeah left hand on that and then uh 3-0, 3-0 right now or 4-0 7-0.
7-0 yeah man look at this, i’m sorry the highlights.
I was watching you just three.
You know watch him here.
We go big right hand, big right hand, so guys yes be on the lookout for this kid.
Merlin harrington uh yo man rising star out of detroit michigan.
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