By Jim Amato If I was to tell you there was once a heavyweight who lost his first professional fight by knockout. Also this heavyweight would actually lose half of his first dozen fights. If I told you he would go on to win a piece of the heavyweight crown and be a major player […]
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By Lou Eisen There are no moral victories in professional boxing. There are only two possible outcomes for each pro fight; either a fighter wins the fight or he loses. Draws only occur when a judge doesn’t have the guts to score a round for either fighter. In boxing, points are awarded in each round […]
By Doctor Ibrahim Hussain Macau is fast becoming a dragon to be reckoned with when it comes to big time boxing. However on November 23rd in China the closest thing to a Rocky story was the presence of Sylvester Stallone at ringside, for Chris Algieri was simply outclassed in his bid to overthrow the fighting […]
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt WBO Welterweight Champion Manny Pacquiao totally shut out WBO Junior Welterweight Champion Chris Algieri winning a unamious decision while winning every round and dropping Algieri six times.
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt Zou Shiming, 6-0, 1 KO won a wide unanimous decision, but it was actually a competitive fight at times against previously Kwanpichit OnesongchaiGym, 27-1-2, 12 KO’s.
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt WBO featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko defeated Chonlatarn Piriyapinyo by a 12 round unamious decison. Come back for Manny Pacquiao taking on undefeated WBO Junior Welterweight Champion Chris Algieri…..
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt Undefeated WBA super lightweight champion Jessie Vargas, 26-0, 9 KO’s defeated former lightweight champion Antonio DeMarco, 31-4-1, 23 KO’s by a twelve round unanimous decision over former lightweight champion Antonio DeMarco 31-4-1, 23 KO’s.
Gianluca Branco (49-3-1, 23 KOs) won the vacant European welterweight title when Rafal Jackiewicz (46-12-2, 21 KOs) didn’t come out for round seven due to a knee injury. Branco, who was down in the third and in the fourth rounds, is now two-division European champion. Other results: Light heavyweight Alessandro Sinacore (9-0, 5 KOs) won […]
In a WBO cruiserweight eliminator and highly charged grudge match, Tony Bellew (22-2-1, 14 KOs) got his revenge against former world champion Nathan Cleverly (28-1, 14 KOs) taking a split decision on Saturday night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. The first eight rounds were close, but Bellew was able to bully Cleverly into […]
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt The boxing world is buzzing today about the matchup between Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri. In early bouts on the undercard: Junior middleweights Kuok Kun Ng, 6-0, 2 KO’s won a six round unanimous decision over Steve Attard, 5-1-2, 2 KO’s. Super flyweights Rex Tso, 15-0, 9 KO’s won an eight round […]
By Jim Amato The 1970′s, the Golden Era of modern heavyweights. The era of Ali and Frazier. Of Foreman, Norton and later Holmes. Of bangers like Ron Lyle, Jerry Quarry and Earnie Shavers. Jimmy Young, a smooth boxing counter-punching master was overshadowed by Ali, Frazier and Foreman. Then later by the Norton and Larry Holmes. […]
Heavyweight Kali Meehan (42-5, 32 KOs) hammered out a ten round unanimous decision over Shane Cameron (29-5, 22 KOs) on Saturday night at the North Shore Events Centre in Auckland, New Zealand. Both fighters had their moments with the 44-year-old Meehan generally getting the better of it. As the fight progressed, the super rugged Cameron […]
Manny Pacquiao 143.8 vs. Chris Algieri 144.4 (WBO welterweight championship) Algieri initially weighed 144.4, stripped naked and weighed 144.2. He eventually returned an hour later at 143.6. Vasyl Lomachenko 126 vs. Chonlatarn Piriyapinyo 126 (WBO featherweight championship) Jessie Vargas 140 vs. Antonio DeMarco 139.3
By Lou Eisen In less than 24 hours, Chris Algieri’s, 20-0, 8 KO’s 15 minutes of fame along with his Cinderella-like story will come to a crashing end. Algieri will soon find out that scoring a controversial win over the one-dimensional but very exciting Ruslan Provodnikov is a far cry indeed from fighting the extremely […]
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt & Debbie Edwards (at Ringside) John Wesley Nofire defeated Ty Cobb by TKO 3:00 in 3rd round.
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt & Debbie Edwards (at Ringside) Bo Gibbs Jr. defeated Jermaine Ranklin 59 seconds into the second round by TKO.
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt & Debbie Edwards (at Ringside) Moises “Chucky” Flores defeated Mario Antonio Macias by TKO 1:53 0f Round 7.
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt & Debbie Edwards (at Ringside) Felix Diaz defeated Adrian Granados by majority decision (94-94, 97-91, and 98-91).
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt & Debbie Edwards (at Ringside) Claudio Marrero defeated Ira Terry 1:51 into the 6th round by TKO.
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt & Debbie Edwards (at Ringside) Samuel Figueroa defeated Malcolm Terry 1:38 into the 1st round by TKO.
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt & Debbie Edwards (at Ringside) Ievgen Khytrov (7-0, 7 KO’s) defeated Louis Rose 2:35 in the first round by KO.
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt and Debbie Edwards (at Ringside) Ronald Akeem Ellis defeated Julio Garcia at the end of 2nd round by TKO.
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt & Debbie Edwards (at Ringside) Ramon Luis Nicholas defeated Jason Howard in the 3rd round by TKO – 55 seconds into the round.
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt & Debbie Edwards (At ringside) RSR will be providing live results from the IMP Boxing card Hard Knocks at the Hard Rock in Tulsa Oklahoma… The card starts at 7:00 PM.
By Doctor Ibrahim Hussain Let’s get one thing straight! The Fight of All Fights in this era WILL happen. It is only a question of when. But what we can say for certainty is that it is getting closer! Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, JR. are approaching the end of their careers. Within 2 years, […]