Archive for the ‘BOXING NEWS’ Category
By Donald “Braveheart” Stewart Richard John Hatton casts a remarkable figure over British boxing. As well as being the one man who stood in the ring against both Floyd Mayweather, JR. and Manny Pacquiao from Britain he is also the man who brought a legion of fans with him who went on to drink Los […]
Former WBA Heavyweight Champion David Haye was involved in a scary episode today. Read HERE.
Packy’s World: Andre Ward is TAKING Sergey Kovalev to School, Vasyl Lomachenko Stops Nicholas Walters, Aaron Pryor, Richard Gere, My Pal Al, & The Chutzpah Award Goes to Rachel Maddow
By Packy “Boom Boom” Goldstein Oy Vay are you going to hear it today… Sorry for my absence lately on RSR, but at my age, absence and not actually being gone forever, is a good thing. The year is almost over and Sadie is still breaking bagels, her yenta club is still a pain in […]
Legendary Talk Show Host Glenn Harris of SportsTalk with Glenn Harris Is Going into the DC Boxing Hall of Fame
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt For 12 years, (2000-2012) I had the honor of being the Boxing Analyst for Glenn Harris’ highly popular SportsTalk with Glenn Harris that was seen on News Channel 8 and viewed in VA, DC, MD, & WV. For those years, Glenn and I would talk boxing for his 30 minute show […]
Heavyweight contender, Joe Hanks makes his return to the squared circle when he takes on Nick Guivas in a scheduled eight-round bout on Saturday night, November 5th at the Morristown National Guard Armory in Morristown, New Jersey. The card will be the inaugural event promoted by Ambush Promotions. In the co-feature, Denis “The Momma’s Boy” […]
Donald Trump will tell you he has GREAT WORDS… Read what he has to say about Mike Tyson.
By Jose “Silensachi” Batista Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fought to an electric 12 round decision at the Barclays Center, in Brooklyn, New York this past July. Frampton picked up a majority decision victory in his first fight at the featherweight division. The fight was a thriller with back and forth action. It was […]
By Donald “Braveheart” Stewart There was an advert in the 1970’s which was for an insurance company here in the UK where the catchphrase was “it’s an equitable life.” I had a fleeting thought about it when sitting to write this because, the domestic heavyweight division in the UK is far from being equitable. It […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini Johnny “World Class Pug” Lira, 29-6-1, 16 KO’s was lightweight title contender from Chicago, Illinois in the late 70’s-early 80’s. As a professional, Lira went on to win the United States Boxing Association lightweight title by knocking out undefeated, Andrew Ganigan in the sixth round in August 1978. He was […]
As former light heavyweight title contender Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (24-4-2, 10 KOs) gears up to face Ukrainian prospect Oleksandr Gvozdyk (11-0, 9 KOs) on the Kovalev-Ward HBO Pay-Per-View undercard, he will be training with former four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr. Chilemba, 29, originally from Malawi, but now residing in South Africa, is coming […]
Vyacheslav “Lionheart Chingonskyy” Shabranskyy – Sullivan Barrera Press Conference ERUPTS – Breaking Boxing News
Los Angeles-based undefeated Vyacheslav “Lionheart Chingonskyy” Shabranskyy (17-0, 14 KOs) will look to continue his impressive run up the light heavyweight ladder, but standing in his way will be his toughest competition to date in the form of Cuban standout Sullivan Barrera (17-1, 12 KOs), as the two warriors go head-to-head in a 10-round bout […]
In the last year, undefeated 154-pound contender “Swift” Jarrett Hurd has rocketed to the top of the stacked super welterweight division, putting himself squarely in the hunt for a world title. Saturday, November 12, Hurd continues his championship march as he takes on once-beaten Jorge Cota in Premier Boxing Champions on Spike action from Temple […]
By Jose “Silensachi” Batista Bernard Hopkins is a legendary fighter, there is no other way to put it. He has accomplished what most boxers can only dream of, he is a first ballot future hall of famer without a doubt. Hopkins is looking for one last magical moment when he faces Joe Smith, JR. The […]
By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña At the young age of 51 and arguably one of the top 5 middleweights of all time, Bernard Hopkins, 55-7-2, 23 KO’s has decided to enter the ring one last time at the Fabulous Forum in Inglewood, California on December 17th 2016. Hopkins who hasn’t fought since his loss to the […]
TMZ is reporting that Adrien “Boner” Broner is up to his old ways once again and is in trouble with the law! Read HERE.
Vinny’s Views: Danny Garcia Is Way Overrated, Tyson Fury’s Struggles, Andre Ward Vs Sergey Kovalev, Roy Jones, JR RETIRE! & More…
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci Let me start by saying I love the sport I cover even in spite of itself. Seems almost every boxing writer has uttered those words sometime in their careers from decade to decade, generation to generation. Presently the fall of ’16 is littered with reminders of all that is wrong […]
By Kevin “The Voice” Kincade On June 24th, 1979, two days after Larry Holmes had successfully defended his WBC strap in a life and death struggle with heretofore unheralded challenger Mike Weaver, the rival sanctioning body, the WBA, hosted their second title elimination bout in Monte Carlo between former Undisputed World Heavyweight Champion Leon Spinks […]
Exclusive Interview by Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña Photos By Cynthia “Cindy Lou” Saldaña Next Friday night October 21st at “Path to Glory” presented by Thompson Boxing, LaRon Mitchell, 14-0, 13 KO’s and Scott Alexander, 12-1-2, 6 KO’s will fight for the vacant NABF Jr. Heavyweight Championship at the Double Tree Hotel in Ontario ,California. Mitchell is […]
By Jose “Silensachi” Batista Danny Garcia is one of the most polarizing figures in boxing. He is without a doubt a big time name throughout the sport. He garners enough attention to be looked at through a microscopic lens, there is a love and hate relationship often with no middle ground. One has to wonder […]
RSR Press Release Feature Boxing Writer Jose “Silensachi” Batista is our newest member on Ringside Report “The Heart of Boxing”. On behalf of the entire team, we welcome him aboard.
UFC Champion Conor McGregor continues his assault on Floyd Mayweather, JR. Read HERE.
By James “The Truth” Doell Last night from the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England, WBC Cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew, 28-2-1, 18 KO’s, made the first defense of his title by destroying BJ Flores, 32-3-1, 20 KO’s, in just three rounds. Flores talked a lot of trash leading up to this fight, but it didn’t do […]
By Donald “Braveheart” Stewart (At Ringside) As the dust settles on the Scottish scene, a little, it is a lull rather than a calmness. There are storms brewing and on their way. During the week I got to the MGM Scotland show in the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Glasgow but it helped me reflect upon […]