Ivette Delgado cooks at home to take Golden Gloves title
After two wins in as many days, the iron lady has her gold.
Ivette Delgado (Yonkers YMCA) was one of five Daily News Golden Gloves champions to be crowned on Wednesday night at Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway.
The 112-pounder overpowered Katherine Kim (Mendez BC) with a consistent jab and a deadly right hook. Delgado, from Yonkers, was proud to win her first Gloves in her hometown, especially after being a runner-up in 2012.
“I knew this fight had to be mine,” said Delgado, the P.C. Richard and Son Boxer of the Night. “I had to step it up a notch tonight and that’s exactly what I... read more