By Vinny “Glory Days’ Lucci The heavyweight title match up between the two goliaths Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko has been awaiting confirmation long past an internet rumor. Ringside Report brings the fans the complete exploration and break down of fight slated for November 26 in Manchester England for Joshua’s IBF title. This was same […]
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Vinny’s Views: Anthony Joshua Vs Wladmir Klitschko Breaking It Down By the Numbers & Fight Prediction!
Vinny’s Views: Vasyl Lomanchenko Vs Nicholas Walters SET & The Rest of the Big Sked in Boxing for 2016
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci Hey Sports fans, the fall of sixteen is shaping up to have a classic ending. First up we just received confirmation on Wladimir Klitschko accepting a title shot for Anthony Joshua’s IBF belt on November 26 in Manchester England, as we also wait for signatures on WBA middleweight mandated title […]
Vinny’s Views: Time to Strip the Self-Professed Fat Man Tyson Fury of His Titles – He’s Already Stripped Himself of Pride!
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci Something is terribly wrong with the man who would be king. Start with his name. Tyson Fury conjures up images of “Mike Tyson” and well, “fury.” You’d think with a name like that the world would be witnessing a special breed of animal in the heavyweight hierarchy but instead half […]
Vinny’s Views: Memo To Oscar De La Hoya – Don’t Force Canelo Alvarez to Wear the Same Pantyhose We Know You Are So Found Of & Stop the Ridiculous Demands On Making a Match with Gennady “GGG” Golovkin!
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci If you’re the betting type, the last two weeks have provided some easy money if you bet the favorites in recent middleweight matches. Gennady Golovkin made short work of welterweight champ Kell Brook and Daniel Jacobs obliterated two time challenger Sergio Mora, while Canelo Alvarez dismantled junior middleweight champion Liam […]
Vinny’s Views: Memo to Boxers – Cut the Crap With Making Weight for Boxing Matches Especially Championship Ones!
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci Hey RSR Readers it’s time to spit some venom on another bleeding sore of our beloved sport. Last Week I trekked through what I believe is the ten biggest ills that saturate through the boxing landscape in which nothing good ever permeates from it. From time to time it’s my […]
Vinny’s Views: Canelo Alvarez Vs Liam Smith Broken Down by The Numbers & Pick the Round Alvarez Knocks Out Smith!
By Vinny “Glory Days “Lucci This Saturday we get to witness the calendar filler for Golden Boy Promotions as they keep their prize possession busy while waiting for Gennady Golovkin to grow old. Canelo Alvarez will be fighting Liam Smith for his WBO light middleweight title. I wish there was some blood and vinegar to […]
Vinny’s Views: Gennady Golovkin – Kell Brook Clash Earns “Special K” More Fans in Defeat & Daniel Jacobs Stop The Flip Flopping!
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci The middleweight clash yesterday did little to wet our appetites on tonight’s boxing headliner. Such easy work almost felt like a prelim for Daniel Jacobs’ rematch with Sergio Mora. While their first bout a year ago looked unwarranted it did hold a few key moments of intrigue in its brief […]
Vinny’s Views: Gennady “GGG” Golovkin – Kell Brook Inside Information, Betting Odds & Fight Prediction
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci All right sports fans, as we head into tomorrow night’s middleweight title fight between unbeaten champs Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and Kell Brook more questions have been raised than answered so allow me to get you on track for fan favorite which has incredibly taken on a life of its own. […]
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci As a boxing scribe there are as many reasons why I love the sport I cover as there are boxers, but in paying homage to the art of pugilism boxing writers have been pointing out the ills of the game for as long as we have been playing by the […]
By Vinny “Glory Days “Lucci Looking back on any boxing career that was cut too short by travesty can only lead one to wonder aloud, “what might have been?” Davey Moore once the Junior middleweight boxing champion, was taken from us far too young. At the time of his death, he was working on a […]
By Vinny “Glory Days “Lucci There’s an incredible wave of fighter’s arrogance that you got to love in the extremely talented welterweight division. While it doesn’t boast a showcase arena of all-time greats that hosted the eighties, it is without question today’s premiere division. Short term memories have over looked Manny Pacquaio, who insisted he […]
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci Just two weeks shy of Gennady Golovkin’s middleweight title defense against IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook on September 10 and the boxing community at large are left wondering aloud why “GGG” is still having difficulty in getting a rival middleweight belt holder to unify against the people’s champion. Enter Daniel […]
Vinny’s Views: Memo to Roy Jones, JR Take Notes From Marcos Maidana, HBO Sends Manny Pacquiao Packing & Errol Spence, JR Returns to Action Today
By Vinny “Glory Day” Lucci Alright sports fans, taking a hard insiders look inside the pocket and outside the ropes. First off, this week we say goodbye to Marcos “Chino” Maidana, who announced his retirement after a two year hiatus. Chino seemed content with two monster paydays back in 2014 against Floyd Mayweather, JR. and […]
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci (Who else would it be by?) Time to lift the over turned apple cart, and sift through the debris and stench of Andre Ward’s no show at last week’s Los Angeles press conference announcing his November 19 challenge of light heavyweight champ Sergey Kovalev. Shooting from the hip sports fans, […]
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci With the dominating decade of Wladimir Klitschko unwinding in a freefall and abruptly coming to an end at the hands of lightly regarded Tyson Fury, the boxing fraternity has taken on high hopes of the speculation that the new generation of big men will again capture the imagination of the […]
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci In the advent of the shocking news of September 10th rapidly approaching, the boxing world is ablaze with debate of whether or not Kell Brook’s challenge of middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is a throwback to the glorious age of royalty among champions, or just a hyped up fight to […]
Feature Boxing Writer Vinny “Glory Day” Lucci Joins the Ranks of Ringside Report “The Heart of Boxing”
RSR Press Release Feature Boxing Writer Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci is our newest member at Ringside Report. On behalf of the entire team, we welcome him aboard.