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Andrade Made a Statement Against Fox, But the Wrong One

Rear end and went onto greatness and others, for whatever reason, squandered their ability and never reached their potential. For every Muhammad

Machado

Ringside Report: Trailing on the Cards, Machado Torpedos Corrales

First, he lost his 130 pound belt on the scales the day before squaring off against Alberto Machado (19-0, 16 KO’s) in Verona, NY. Then Corrales

Anthony Joshua Fighting Specter of Lennox Lewis as Much as Carlos Takam

Anthony Joshua Fighting Specter of Lennox Lewis as Much as Carlos Takam

but the hypothetical battle rages on in computerized matchups and continuing debate in the court of public opinion.
Who has the most valid claim

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potential

Andrade Made a Statement Against Fox, But the Wrong One

Some fighters are blessed at birth with immense physical gifts and boxing skill. Couple that with determination and hard work and you could be looking at a special fighter. Some fighters who were remarkably gifted busted their rear end and went onto greatness and others, for whatever reason, squandered their ability and never reached their pot...

november

The Current Crop of Light Heavyweights: How Do They Stack Up?

November will be a very interesting month in the light heavyweight division. On November 4, Russia's Dmitry Bivol (pictured) meets Australia's Trent Broadhurst in Monte Carlo for the vacant WBA belt. A week later, the IBF version of the 175-pound title is up for grabs when Russia's Artur Beterbiev, a Canadian transplant, meets Germany's Enrico...

Machado

Ringside Report: Trailing on the Cards, Machado Torpedos Corrales

VERONA, NY --This was a weekend Jezreel Corrales (22-2, 8 KO’s) will probably want to forget. First, he lost his 130 pound belt on the scales the day before squaring off against Alberto Machado (19-0, 16 KO’s) in Verona, NY. Then Corrales, after knocking down Machado and building a lead on the cards, would suffer a surprising knockout loss...

Gassiev vs Wlodarczyk

Gassiev vs Wlodarczyk WBSS Quick Results

Gassiev vs Wlodarczyk WBSS Tournament Results - Saturday night saw the World Boxing Super Series in New Jersey for Murat Gassiev vs Krzystof Wlodarczyk. In the final WBSS cruiserweight quarterfinal, 2nd seeded and IBF title holder Murat Gassiev 25-0 (18) stopped former WBC & IBF cruiserweight champ Krzysztof Wlodarczyk 53-4-1 (37) with ...

Fast Result From Belfast: Burnett UD 12 Zhakiyanov

Fast Result From Belfast: Burnett UD 12 Zhakiyanov

Fighting in his hometown of Belfast, Northern Ireland, Ryan Burnett successfully defended his IBF world bantamweight title and added Zhanat Zhakiyanov’s WBA “Super” world bantamweight title to his dossier with a unanimous 12-round decision. The scores (119-110, 119-109, and 116-112) seemed a bit wide to most ringside commentators, but th...

A Reporter Faces The Issue: To Stand or Kneel?

A Reporter Faces The Issue: To Stand or Kneel?

What began as a protest against the inappropriate use of force by a minority of police officers against people of color and the inadequate response of the criminal justice system to these incidents is turning into something more. On August 26, 2016, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sat while the national anthem was played pr...

Zarate and Esquivel Fight to Technical Draw in Ontario, Calif.

Zarate and Esquivel Fight to Technical Draw in Ontario, Calif.

ONTARIO, Calif.-A head clash ended the night prematurely for a bantamweight showdown between Isaac Zarate and Christian Esquivel and a super lightweight fight lived up to expectations on Friday night. San Pedro’s Zarate (13-3-3) was just getting warmed up when a clash of heads with Mexico’s Esquivel (29-12-1) caused a cut above the righ...

Anthony Joshua Fighting Specter of Lennox Lewis as Much as Carlos Takam

Anthony Joshua Fighting Specter of Lennox Lewis as Much as Carlos Takam

They will never square off in the ring, but the hypothetical battle rages on in computerized matchups and continuing debate in the court of public opinion. Who has the most valid claim to being the best British heavyweight of all time? Is it legendary Hall of Famer Lennox Lewis? Or could it be, if not now but eventually, Anthony Joshua, the...

Maine

The Tragic Fork​ ​in​ ​the​ ​Road​ ​for Maine Boxer Brandon Berr...

PORTLAND, ME​ ​—​ ​Think​ ​of​ ​today’s​ ​boxing​ ​scene​ ​in​ ​Maine​ ​like​ ​a​ ​small​ ​tree​ ​with​ ​strong​ ​roots.​ ​There isn’t​ ​much​ ​new​ ​growth​ ​for​ ​rural​ ​fans​ ​to​ ​pick​ ​fruit​ ​from.​ Two-time​ ​WBA​ ​c...

Inland Empire’s Teenage Phenoms Ryan Garcia and Joseph Landeros

Inland Empire’s Teenage Phenoms Ryan Garcia and Joseph Landeros

A quantum leap took place when Ryan “Kingry” Garcia (pictured) captured the junior NABF super featherweight title last month. Forget about the 30 second knockout. Garcia remains a teenager yet leaped over a number of prospects in the Golden Boy Promotions stable in less than a year. Garcia (11-0, 10 KOs) will be featured in the co-ma...