Bronx boxers go for the gold in 77th Annual Daily News Golden Gloves Finals
More than half a dozen Bronx residents competed for titles during night one of the 77th Annual Daily News Golden Gloves Finals at Madison Square Garden.
Christian Martinez, the youngest fighter in the finals, got second place in the 132 pound novice division. Omark Gonzalez, from Morris Park, won the golden gloves title in the 141 pound open division.
Eddie Irizarry, from Morris Park, won the 119 pound novice title and Daniel Martinez, from Betances, won the 106 pound novice title, when his opponent didn't make weight.