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    The End Of Middleweight Madness?

    The 160 pound class has long been considered one of boxing’s so-called “glamour divisions,” the locale of numerous great champions and great fights, but in recent years it’s ...

    On October 19, 2017 / By
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    When The Best Fight The Best

    It seems that for many boxing fans it’s fashionable to hate on Guillermo Rigndeaux, but I don’t understand why that is. Seriously, what is there to dislike about ...

    On October 13, 2017 / By
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    Time To Make A Statement

    There is something about Erislandy Lara that causes one to think, even after all this time, that he is still on the cusp of a career-defining moment. With ...

    On October 12, 2017 / By
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    The Wilder vs Ortiz Debacle

    Last month boxing fans were treated to the welcome news that WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, aka “The Bronze Bomber,” would defend his title against one of the ...

    On October 5, 2017 / By
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    The Canelo vs Golovkin Draw: Best Case Scenario

    Gennady Golovkin, the monster of the middleweight division, vs Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, a superstar of boxing and clearly its future. An epic fight, one of the most anticipated ...

    On September 30, 2017 / By
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    Return Of The Rebel

    “I love boxing. I love hitting people. I love hurting people.” So says Mike ‘ The Rebel ‘ Perez in a recent promotional video for his World Boxing ...

    On September 29, 2017 / By
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    Saunders vs Monroe: The Other Middleweight Title Fight

    Two long years have elapsed since Billy Joe Saunders last had a fight of substance. That was when he took a close decision over Andy Lee to win ...

    On September 15, 2017 / By
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    At Long Last

    Since Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao trolled the sporting world to the tune of six hundred million dollars two years ago, boxing fans have craved a superfight. A ...

    On September 12, 2017 / By
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    The Trials Of Chocolatito

    Last March the boxing world was in collective shock when the mighty Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, boxing’s consensus #1 pound-for-pound fighter, was left bloodied and narrowly defeated at the ...

    On September 8, 2017 / By


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    Hawk Time Forever

    Were he still with us, Aaron Pryor would be 62-years-old today. Gone too soon, and taken in the same year that saw the passing of Muhammad Ali, the ...

    On October 20, 2017 / By
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    The Journey Of Tony Luis

    To say that Tony “Lightning” Luis has been twice resurrected is both accurate and unfair. Resurrection implies the miraculous, but divine intervention did not rescue Luis after Jose Hernandez ...

    On October 10, 2017 / By
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    Undisputed Chaos

    The other week saw one of the most compelling match-ups boxing has to offer finally happen: “Supremacy” — Gennady Golovkin vs Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. The significance of this ...

    On September 25, 2017 / By
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    Desperation In Inglewood

    There is little doubt that WBA lightweight champion Jorge Linares is among the best fighters in the world, but an uneven performance against Luke Campbell suggests the end ...

    On September 24, 2017 / By
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    Jake LaMotta: 1922-2017

    Jake LaMotta, who died yesterday from complications due to pneumonia, was boxing’s oldest living former champion and a direct link to the “Golden Age” of prizefighting, a time ...

    On September 20, 2017 / By
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    Golovkin vs Canelo: The Day After

    The most anticipated match of 2017 delivered in numerous ways and in the end it was 12 highly competitive rounds which were a credit to both fighters. Herewith, ...

    On September 17, 2017 / By
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    Battle For The Soul Of Mexican Boxing

    If you place a large map of Mexico on your wall and then try to put your finger exactly on its center, your index will land very close ...

    On September 14, 2017 / By
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    Canelo vs Golovkin: The Fight City Picks

    It’s a match we’ve been waiting for since at least November of 2015 when Saul Alvarez defeated Miguel Cotto to win the lineal middleweight championship of the world. ...

    On September 13, 2017 / By
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    Usyk vs Huck: An Impressive Performance

    The World Boxing Super Series kicked off on Saturday at the Max Schmeling Hall in Berlin with a clash of cruiserweight champions, Marco Huck and Oleksandr Usyk, and ...

    On September 11, 2017 / By

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