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CES Boxing Winter Brawl Recap

CES Boxing rang in the New Year with their Winter Brawl event at Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, CT. The card featured 10 professional bouts and most of it was New England talent. CES and their fighters did a great job as these fighters got to feed off an electrifying crowd and put fourth some amazing performances in front of a full house. Lets highlight some fighters and their performances:



Video By: Dylan Napoleone

Fans cheer on Waterbury, CT's Mike Kimbel as he does a standing backflip in the ring after his professional day debut victory.


Notable Results:

  • Stevie Jane Coleman climbed to 4-1 with a majority decision over Michaele Nogue. These two fought hard for all 12 minutes. This fight could've went either way as both ladies put fourth what had to be one of their best performances. Both fighters had quick hands and lots of power behind their shots. They both have a very bright future with their technique and speed.


  • Mitch Louis Charles defeated the originally undefeated Josniel Castro by knockout. In this particular fight, the pace was really pushed in Rounds 3/4. Castro was landing very well in these rounds to the face. He was circling, throwing, and landing very effectively. He looked great. Mitch Louis Charles caught Castro with his head stationary in Round 4 and threw a big right hand that was heavy enough to shut the lights off for Castro. This goes to show how quick the table can turn as Castro looked great until this moment. Mitch Louis Charles climbs to 7-3-2 after not fighting since August of 2021. Castro suffers his first career loss and falls to 9-1.


  • Waterbury, CT's Mike "The Savage" Kimbel, made his first boxing walk on Saturday evening as his fans packed out the Mohegan Sun. When Kimbel fights, you can expect a roaring fanbase anytime, anywhere. After training with Head Coach Chad Dawson for this day debut, Kimbel (Super Lightweight) entered the ring and put on a spectacular performance. When New England MMA's writer, Dylan Napoleone spoke to him before this matchup, Kimbel explained how fans would be "surprised by the skills". After Kimbel's TKO victory late in Round 4, fans have every reason to be surprised. The way that Kimbel was flowin' and throwin' through all four rounds was impressive. Kimbel climbs to 1-0 with a TKO over Robert Banks.


  • Kevin Walsh claimed the New England Jr. Lightweight Championship with a majority decision over the tough Christian Otero. These two put on a show as they were both extremely quick looking for the finish all 18 mi