The Real Deal New York

Douglaston’s Ben Levine throws his knockout left hook

By Hiten Samtani | December 06, 2013 04:30PM

From the December issue: As Douglaston Development’s Ben Levine and his opponent made their way into the boxing ring, onlookers couldn’t be blamed for betting on the other guy.

The 28-year-old Levine has a baby face and wore his light gray shorts awkwardly high on his thick frame. Meanwhile, his opponent, Zach Laverty, a 31-year-old financial trader, was several inches taller and had a more athletic build. [more]