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Seanie Monaghan looks for a title

Sean Monaghan punches Matthew Vanda during their WBC

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Light heavyweight contender “Irish” Seanie Monaghan is looking for something bigger.

The Long Beach native picked up the 20th win of his career after a first-round TKO of Matt Vanda on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden. It wasn’t the kind of challenge Monaghan (20-0) was looking for as Vanda pulled out of the fight because of a biceps injury.

Monaghan’s hope is that the manner...

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Seanie Monaghan wins at Radio City

Sean Monaghan fights against George Armenta at the

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  There is not a lot to get excited about in Long Beach these day. Many residents are still displaced. The economically important summer season is quickly approaching and the boardwalk is still out of commission, courtesy of superstorm Sandy.   But there's always Seanie Monaghan.   Monaghan has become one of New York's best ticket sellers and hundreds of Long Beach residents supported...

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