By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña Photo by Cynthia “Cindy Lou” Saldaña Southern California is a hotbed for boxing talent, and for manager Cesar Garcia, his stable of young fighters are slowly becoming a force to be reckoned with. Garcia, who is a former fighter himself never imagined he’d be managing boxers. In fact, he only boxed […]
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By Kevin “The Voice” Kincade The title, “Heavyweight Champion of the World” had always been an easy enough title to track. It wasn’t like keeping up with the baseball champions or football champions or the champions of any other sport, which was usually decided once a year. While the avid fans of those sports can […]
By Carlos “The Boxing Man” Ortenblad Today is the 115-year anniversary of when (due to World Featherweight Champion “Terrible” Terry McGovern no longer being able to make the division´s then-maximum weight limit of 122 pounds) Abe Attell and George Dixon fought each other for the third time. Both weighed in at 116 pounds. Attell prevailed […]
Floyd Mayweather, JR. has made a final decision on facing Conor McGregor. Watch HERE.
IBF Super – middleweight Champion James DeGale has some sharp words for Gennady “GGG” Golovkin. Watch Video HERE.
By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña 2016 has been a great year for young fighters, some have taken a safe route with their fights and are moving slowly along. Others have made a splash on the scene and have caught the eye of many of the sanctioning bodies. They’re electric in the ring, have the attention of […]
By Carlos “The Boxing Man” Ortenblad Today is the 85-year anniversary of a fight between Panama Al Brown and Eugene Huat. It was a rematch. Brown won by a 15-round Unanimous Decision. The fight happened at Montreal, Canada, and Montreal would, decades later, host the 1976 Olympic Games. About 11,000 people watched the Brown-Huat rematch […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini Gary Hinton, 29-5-2, 11 KO’s was a southpaw fighter from Philadelphia, PA who won the IBF Super Lightweight title in the 1980’s; however, he is best remembered for his performance against boxing Hall-of-Famer and legend Aaron Pryor. Symbolic of his fighting style, Hinton was the self-proclaimed “Executioner” because of the […]
The Kovalev vs. Ward “Pound for Pound” HBO Pay-Per-View telecast on November 19 from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. will now include the 10-round middleweight showdown between Curtis “The Cerebral Assassin” Stevens (28-5, 21 KOs) and James “The King” De La Rosa (23-4, 13 KOs). Stevens fought earlier this year on the Canelo-Khan HBO […]
(L-R) — Wilfredo Vasquez, Jr. & Juan Manuel Lopez A near brawl broke out today between former world champions Wilfredo “Papito” Vázquez, Jr. (24-6-1, 19 KOs) and Juan Manuel “JuanMa” López (34-5, 31 KOs) at today’s press conference, during the traditional face-off picture, in advance of this Saturday night’s grudge showdown, airing live on pay […]
Photo by Mikey Williams/TopRank Boxing’s only eight division world champion and the reigning Fighter of the Decade Senator MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO, Hall of Fame trainer World-Famous FREDDIE ROACH. and Hall of Fame promoter BOB ARUM hosted their only Los Angeles Media Workout Today! Wednesday, October 26, at the Wild Card Boxing Club (1123 North Vine […]
By Donald “Braveheart” Stewart The boxing fraternity in the UK has had its fair share of trauma and tragedy over the last few months so this past weekend was an opportunity to relax and get behind yet another massive Matchroom and Eddie Hearn bill in Birmingham, England. We had the popcorn on order as the […]
By Jose “Silensachi” Batista Photo Credit Chris Farina – Top Rank Vanes Martirosyan has always been a solid fighter. In the world of boxing being a solid fighter isn’t always enough to solidify your spot as one of the top fighters in the sport. Martirosyan 36-3-1, 21 KO’s recently took to social media with his […]
By Carlos “The Boxing Man” Ortenblad Today would have been, if he were still alive, the 110th Birthday of Primo Carnera, who was World Heavyweight Champion from Thursday, June 29, 1933 until Thursday, June 14, 1934. Carnera died at the age of 60. Rest in peace, Champ! It’s the 85-year anniversary of when Young Perez […]
Floyd “Make It Rain” Mayweather, JR. never one not to love an open mic had the following to say about Manny Pacquiao. Read HERE.
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini For all those boxing fans that have recently been discouraged over potential blockbuster fights not coming to fruition, SHOWTIME Sports will present seven marquee boxing matches pitting top-10 rated champions in the prime of their careers against fellow top-10 rated challengers. Starting in December, boxing fans will be treated to […]
RSR Press Release Feature Boxing Writer Carlos “The Boxing Kid” Ortenblad is our newest member on Ringside Report “The Heart of Boxing”. On behalf of the entire team, we welcome him aboard.
Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist and the Women’s Sports Foundation’s Sportswoman of the Year Claressa Shields will be making her much anticipated professional debut during the lead-off freeview telecast of Kovalev-Ward “Pound For Pound” on Saturday, Nov. 19 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Shields is set to face an opponent to be announced in […]
The card is shaping up for the November 11th card at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia. In the main event, undefeated and world ranked super bantamweight Adam Lopez takes on Carlos Valcarcel The scheduled eight-round bout will be the featured bout of the inaugural broadcast on ONE World Sports.
By Jose “Silensachi” Batista This year in boxing has been disappointing. There have been numerous big fights that were not able to get made. We have seen fights such as Gennady Golovkin Vs Saul “Canelo” Alvarez or against Daniel Jacobs not materialize. HBO has not provided us the top-quality fights that we were frequently accustomed […]
By Kevin “The Voice” Kincade “A Champion is someone who gets up when he can’t.” Jack Dempsey, World Heavyweight Champion from 1919 to 1926, was the man who spoke those excellently chosen words, for he, of all men, would know. When asked about whether or not he was knocked down in his early career, Dempsey […]
Of course, what else would you expect to happen? Read the News about this fight HERE.
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini At the Bell Centre, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Saturday night, former middleweight champion David Lemieux, 36-3, 32 KO’s was able to handle a tough Cristian Fabian Rios 21-8-3, 6 KO’s, and walk away with a ten-round unanimous decision. Two judges scored the fight 100-90, while the third judge had scored […]
Rosalinda Rodriguez DEFEATS Noemi Bosques on First Card Promoted by Former Women’s Champion Christy Martin – Breaking Boxing News
Undefeated bantamweight Rosalinda Rodriguez won the NABF Bantamweight title with an eight-round unanimous decision over Noemi Bosques in a bout that took place last Wednesday night at the Grady Cole Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The bout headlined a card promoted by Hall of Famer, Christy Martin and Pretty Girl Promotions’ Mercedes Vazquez Simmons. It […]
TMZ Sports has more Floyd “Make It Rain” Mayweather, JR. news. Watch VIDEO Here.