Brad Cooney is a well known boxing writer widely respected within the boxing community. His work can be found on various online boxing sites as he has interviewed many of boxing’s biggest names.
Born in Cold Spring, New York October 26th, 1965, Brad took an interest in sports at an early age. A graduate of Mahopac High School in New York, following graduation Brad served his country honorably in the United States Navy. Upon completion of his Navy service, Brad attended Westchester Community College, returned to New York for a short stint before moving to Texas and beginning a career working with the disabled.
Brad later moved to Mississippi to be closer to family members, and it was there that he began writing about boxing. His writing career took off after he landed his first big interview with the former Heavyweight Champion of The World, Evander Holyfield.
Cooney currently resides in Brandon, Mississippi, just to the east of Jackson, Mississippi.