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A side versus A side, that's what we fight fans want. No rocket science to it...bells, whistles, great, whatev...But we don't deserve gussied up pigs with garish shades of lipstick smeared on 'em to make em appear presentable--we deserve the best fighting the best.
And when you present that to us, we will tune in.
To that end...I'm hearing we got a date and site for a solid A side versus A side tangle, from the PBC people.
Keith Thurman (26-0), the talented and slightly eccentric--in a good way!--Floridian, will tangle with muscle-y Shawn...
Former WBC World Lightheavyweight Champion Montell Griffin has announced his will be making a comeback to boxing, at 45 years old.
Griffin told reporters in his hometown of Chicago that he has been working with promoter Bobby Hitz and is likely to come back on the Hitz Entertainment card scheduled for November 25th at the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Indiana.
Griffin last fought in August of 2011, when he won a unanimous decision in an 8 round bout over journeyman DeAndrey Abron. When asked what made him look for another fight four years...
Kubrat Pulev (20-1, 11 KOs) returns with a renewed vigour on October 17 as the Bulgarian heavyweight star looks to get his World title ambitions back on track with a victory over George Arias (56-13, 42 KOs) at the dm-Arena in Karlsruhe, Germany.
Pulev has been out of the ring since November 2014, where despite a brave performance, the 34 year-old failed to dethrone Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko.
Following a period of transition, which has seen the ‘Cobra’ team up with legendary German coach Ulli Wegner, the former European...
***Abraham defends WBO title against Murray on November 21 in Hannover***
‘King’ Arthur Abraham (43-4, 29 KOs) will defend his WBO World Super Middleweight Championship against Britain’s Martin Murray (32-2-1, 15 KOs) on November 21 at the TUI Arena in Hannover, Germany.
Abraham, the 35 year-old from Berlin, will be aiming for a fifth successive defence of his WBO strap following a devastating sixth-round technical knockout victory over domestic rival Robert Stieglitz, and the two-time World Champion is expecting a tough test against...
JOSE UZCATEGUI KNOCKS OUT JULIUS JACKSON IN THE SECOND ROUND OF PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS ON FS1 AND FOX DEPORTES FROM COWBOYS DANCEHALL IN SAN ANTONIO, TX
Argenis Mendez Wins Unanimous Decision Over Miguel Vazquez
Photo Credit: Josh Jordan/PBC
Jackson vs. Uzcategui Highlights Available HERE
Vazquez vs. Mendez Highlights Available HERE
SAN ANTONIO (October 6, 2015) - The main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes from Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, TX saw Jose Uzcategui (24-1, 20 KOs) stop Julius...
Kovalev to Return Very Early in 2016, Moscow Debut Postponed
WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion
Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev
Photo Credits: David Spagnolo/Main Events
Totowa, NJ: WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (28-0-1, 25 KOs) was scheduled to fight for the first time as a champion in Russia, his home country, in late November but the fight has been postponed due to scheduling conflicts. Kovalev will return to the ring very early in 2016. The date, opponent and location will be...
(L-R) head trainer Howard Grant and Lucian Bute
(L-R) James DeGale and head trainer Jim mMcDonnell
(pictures by Stevens Leblanc, Quebecor Media from today's press conference, see below for quotes)
DEGALE VS. BUTE WORLD SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP
November 28 at the Vidéotron Centre in Quebec City
QUEBEC CITY, Canada (October 6, 2015) -- Popular local favorite and former world champion Lucian Bute (32-2, 25 KOs), of Montreal, will try to recapture his world title belt against 2008 Olympic champion and reigning super middleweight...
DANIEL JACOBS AND PETER QUILLINTO HOST FAN MEET-AND-GREET
AT WEDNESDAY'S BROADWAY BOXING CARDAHEAD OF EAGERLY ANTICIPATED
DECEMBER 5TH CHAMPIONSHIP SHOWDOWN
B.B. KING BLUES CLUB AND GRILL NYC
New York, NY (10/6/15) - Daniel Jacobs and Peter Quillin will host a fan meet-and-greet tomorrow at DiBella Entertainment's Broadway Boxingevent at the famed B.B. King Blues Club and Grill in midtown Manhattan. The Broadway Boxing card is headlined by undefeated prospect Louis Cruz (10-0, 4KO's) as he makes his much anticipated...
The sanctioning bodies get flak galore for sometimes being fast and loose with their regulations.
But, looking on the bright side, at least they HAVE rules and regulations, right?
Sometimes it's up to us to remind them of that built-in structure, which can serve to, sometimes, force powers that be that might not want to capitulate to reason to do so...
In that context, I'm right now thinking about that Sergey Kovalev vs. Adonis Stevenson fight which in a more perfect world would have already have happened. It hasn't happened, and why that...
Darleys Perez defends WBA Lightweight title against Anthony Crolla in a rematch on Saturday, November 21, LIVE on AWE
Ordered by the WBA - One of the most anticipated rematches of the Year
San Diego, CA - October,6 2015 - On Saturday afternoon, November 21, Darleys Perez will defend the WBA Lightweight title in a rematch against Anthony Crolla in a bout that can be seen live and exclusively in the United States on AWE- A Wealth of Entertainment
The bout will take place at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England.
There's a saying in...