Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Everlast - The Choice Of Champions Since 1910!
I wrote an article several years ago entitled "Introducing Denis Boytsov." In it I waxed lyrical about a young heavyweight who I believed at the time to be the future of the division. Shortish for a modern heavyweight at 6´1´´, the...
It could be the end of the line for the one-time Golden Boy of Puerto Rican boxing Juan Manuel Lopez. The supposed heir to such legends as Felix Trinidad, Wilfredo Gomez and Wilfred Benitez looked a shot fighter as...
Saul ´´Canelo`` Alvarez pounded his way to a solid, unanimous twelve round points decision over the previously unbeaten Austin Trout last weekend. The fight, held in front of a raucous 40,000 crowd at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas was a super welterweight...
Floyd Mayweather Jr: what descriptive words does that name conjure up to you? Controversial? Great? Undefeated? Obnoxious? Lets face it, the amount of words used to describe Mayweather over the years is both large and varied, positive and negative. However, one word that...
We´d hoped for a slug-fest, but what we got was a chess match - theoretically one between Gary Kasparov and Bono (he´s supposedly pretty good.)  In his super bantamweight unification fight with Nonito Donaire, Guillermo Rigondeaux chose not to follow Timothy Bradley´ s...
It hasn’t taken place yet, but already Donaire v Rigondeaux is a 2013 Fight of the Year candidate… potentially. On paper at least one would be hard pressed to find a more intriguing, evenly balanced matchup than this one. Name...
Bernard Hopkins latest phenomenal ring achievement was almost an anticlimax. It should not have been, of course, because there is nothing remotely ordinary or commonplace in a 48 year old athlete winning a major title in their chosen sport. Imagine...
When word reached me that former world heavyweight title challenger Carl ‘The Truth’ Williams was in bad shape in a Westchester Medical Center in New York, my heart paused and my mind immediately rushed back five years to the...
It is without doubt the most enticing matchup that the super bantamweight division has thrown up in many a year. WBO title holder Nonito ''The Filipino Flash'' Donaire, the heir apparent to countryman Manny Pacquiao’s old Pound-For-Pound crown and...
Filipino living legend Manny Pacquiao is faced with a conundrum - after going 0-2 in his last two bouts, he needs to win, and win big, if he is to retain his position at the very top of the...
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