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By Donald “Braveheart” Stewart It took him 6 days to complete the London Marathon. This was after the medical experts had told him that he may never walk again. This was because he had nearly died in 1991 in a battle for the WBO super middleweight title. His suing of the British Boxing Board of […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini Saturday night, in Birmingham, Alabama, Dominic Breazeale, 18-1, 16 KO’s rebounded from his first professional loss by scoring a 5th round knockout over fellow heavyweight contender Izu Ugonoh, 17-1, 14 KO’s. The clash of the heavyweight giants was on the undercard of the nationally televised Deontay Wilder-Gerald Washington WBC Heavyweight […]
By Joshua “’City” Brewer Are you not entertained? Must a fighter go out on his/her shield in order to gain your respect. At what length and extent must a fighter put their body through for us fans to be satisfied? I’m just posing the question. I’ll let you be the judge. We have many different […]
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci It was a wasted night in Birmingham for Washington. For clarity it was expected to be a barn burner while it lasted as WBC Heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder made his fifth defense of his title against unheralded Gerald Washington in Alabama last night. On paper the two giants matched up […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini At the Videotron Center in Quebec City on Friday night, unbeaten contender Eleider Alvarez, 22-0, 11 KO’s scored a punishing fifth-round stoppage over former IBF super middleweight titleholder Lucian Bute, 32-4-1, 25 KO’s. The Columbian-born fighter was rated #4 at 175 lbs by The Ring before entering the ring last […]
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci Less than a month away from a possible fight of the year candidate when middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin takes on the formidable challenge of Daniel Jacobs on March 18th. On paper this one shapes up to be the best test for Triple G spanning his eleven year career in which […]
Gavin McDonnell Vs Rey Vargas Vie for the WBC Super Bantamweight Title in a Fight Where Somebodies 0 Must GO!
By Donald “Braveheart” Stewart On Saturday night in a tight little venue one twin shall attempt to come out from the shadow of another as Gavin McDonnell, 16-0-2, 4 KO’s, seeks to win the WBC super bantamweight title against Rey Vargas, 28-0, 22 KO’s, and finally join his brother, Jamie McDonnell, 29-2-1, 13 KO’s, as […]
Contrary to Boxing Fans Sentiments… Deontay Wilder Vs Gerald Washington is an Important Fight in the Heavyweight Division!
By Joshua “City” Brewer The stakes are high. Implications have never been bigger. There are only two options, hold or fold. Will we see a royal flush? I’m not talking about a game of poker. I’m speaking on the Deontay Wilder, 37-0, 36 KO’s, Vs Gerald Washington, 18-0-1, 12 KO’s, fight. It really doesn’t get […]
By Donald “Braveheart” Stewart For many the sixties was the time in which it all hung out. The fact was that the sixties began the revolution but the decade after ripped it open. We found a new significance in ourselves and indulged it to the max. For a kid, like me, growing up in a […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini Ken Norton, 42-7-1, 33 KO’s was a world champion and a force in the heavyweight division during an era considered the best ever for that weight class. However, does being the fifth best fighter of the heavyweight division during the 1970’s make him a hall-of-famer though? After playing at Northeast […]
By Anthony “Zute” George After putting Travis Browne to sleep on Sunday night, instead of putting the rest of the heavyweight division on notice, Derrick “The Black Beast” Lewis put the world of rest and relaxation on notice. Instead of calling out his next opponent, which is common place in the UFC, Lewis stated that […]
We are not far off from the first big fight of 2017. Here is some breaking news. Read HERE.
By Joshua “City” Brewer Dat Nguyen, 20-3, 6 KO’s, was successful in taking out Miguel Flores, 21-1, 9 KO’s, in the main event of a PBC card from Houston, Texas. Flores was the hometown favorite having grown up in Houston. Flores was also noted for tenacious body shots and leading up to the fight this […]
By Donald “Braveheart” Stewart Over the last week or so we have had a couple of “old style” fighters come out the woodwork and either talk up their fight or actually fight in the ring. I am talking of Lenny Daws, 30-5-2, 18 KO’s, and Derry Mathews, 38-11-2, 20 KO’s. Over in the US these […]
By Joshua “City” Brewer Last weekend, native Washingtonian Lamont Peterson, 35-3-1, 17 KO’s, proved yet again that he is a force at any welterweight and any weight around the storied division. Peterson was victorious in his bid against Russian fighter David Avanesyan, 22-2-1, 11 KO’s. In victory, Peterson picked up the World Boxing Association (WBA) […]
Top super welterweight prospects Chris Pearson and Justin DeLoach meet in a 10-round showdown in the main event of ShoBox: The New Generation on Friday, February 24 live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the west coast) from Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. Pearson (14-1, 10 KOs, WSB 3-0, 1 KO) and […]
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci The kid from the streets of Cincinnati thought he was taking on another tune up when he signed on to fight an old acquaintance in his hometown at the Cintas Center in Ohio last night. Adrien Broner who has been hand fed two comeback fights since losing to Shawn Porter […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini On April 8, at The Theater at MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, MD., WBO World Junior Lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko, 7-1, 5 KO’s, will put his title on the line against WBA Super Featherweight champion Jason Sosa, 20-1-4, 15 KO’s. The fight between the two world champions will be […]
Great news for fans in America of Anthony Joshua. Read HERE.
Roy Jones, JR. On Bobby Gunn as an opponent: “The thing I stand for and respect and represent – I love a person who won’t quit, and [Bobby Gunn] won’t quit for nothing. He has 72 wins with 72 knockouts – bare-knuckle – you’re really a professional bully! You just beat people up for the […]
By Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci There is a kinetic energy in the air like a magnetic storm that has put on a lightshow and everyone stands mesmerized waiting to see it again. Hard to capture lightning in a bottle but Promoter Eddie Hearn on Kell Brook’s wishes is trying to ignite a stadium to host […]
By Jeffrey “Italian Medallion” Cellini Edwin Viruet, 32-6-2,14 KO’s, who was born in New York City, was a professional boxer who battled some of the premiere fighters of his generation. Some of the earlier opponents in his career were Saoul Mamby, a future world light-welterweight champion, and Alfredo Escalera, a future world super featherweight champion. […]
Undefeated world champion Keith “One Time” Thurman hosted media at his training camp in St. Petersburg, FL Wednesday as he prepares to face fellow welterweight world champion Danny “Swift” Garcia in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS, presented by Premier Boxing Champions, Saturday, March 4 from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN […]
Undefeated world champion Danny “Swift” Garcia hosted Philadelphia media at his training camp Wednesday as he prepares to face fellow welterweight world champion Keith “One Time” Thurman in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS, presented by Premier Boxing Champions, Saturday, March 4 from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™. Broadcast coverage […]