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Joshua Answered All Questions but Klitschko Fortified His Legacy

Joshua Answered All Questions but Klitschko Fortified His Legacy

JOSHUA VS. KLITSCHKO, AN INSTANT CLASSIC -- Some predicted Joshua would win it quickly, others thought it would be a slow waltz with clinching and holding as Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko lumbered around the ring. Others said it was too early for Joshua and too late for Klitschko. As it turned out, it was a little of both and the fight...

Knockouts Galore in Mayweather Promotions Fight Card in Las Vegas

Knockouts Galore in Mayweather Promotions Fight Card in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev.-The desert city claimed its victims once again as out-of-towners and locals alike were claimed on an international fight card on Saturday. Claudio Marrero (22-1, 16 KOs) didn’t care about Peru’s Carlos Zambrano’s (26-1, 12 KOs) undefeated record and promptly iced him in the first round in the Mayweather Promotions main...

Anthony Joshua Flies Union Jack After Comeback TKO of Wladimir Klitschko

Anthony Joshua Flies Union Jack After Comeback TKO of Wladimir Klitschko

JOSHUA TKOs KLITSCHKO -- The British Empire, which in 1913 ruled over 23 percent of the world’s population and 24 percent of its land mass, ceased to exist in 1997 when the United Kingdom formally ceded control of Hong Kong to the People’s Republic of China. But the relatively small island nation, which is widely acknowledged as the birthp...

Quick Results from London: Joshua Prevails by TKO 11 in a Humdinger

Quick Results from London: Joshua Prevails by TKO 11 in a Humdinger

The late, great sportswriter Dick Young once wrote that the greatest moments in sports are the moments immediately preceding the first bell of a heavyweight championship fight. There haven’t been many moments like that since Young wrote these words, but today we witnessed one of those moments. The goosebumps were palpable as Anthony Joshua a...

Casey Ramos Victorious in Main Go of Top Rank Card in Burbank

Casey Ramos Victorious in Main Go of Top Rank Card in Burbank

BURBANK, CA -- Texas super featherweight Casey Ramos had a dark future staring into his face as Mexico’s Miguel Beltran belted him around, but a deep breath and another gear led him to victory on Friday. Ramos (24-1, 6 KOs) defeated Los Mochis veteran Beltran (31-6, 21 KOs) after a 10-round seesaw battle in front of about 800 fans at the ...

The Wladimir-Joshua Showdown: Sizing Up The Referee and Judges

The Wladimir-Joshua Showdown: Sizing Up The Referee and Judges

“The referee,” George Foreman once observed, “is going to be the most important person in the ring tonight – besides the fighters.” And, for all that this is one of those Georgeisms that has drawn mockery, you know exactly what he means. The referee is crucial, especially as regards the execution of certain aspects of strategy....

Razvan Cojanu Competes for a World Heavyweight Title on May 6. Say who?

Razvan Cojanu Competes for a World Heavyweight Title on May 6. Say who?

PARKER vs. COJANU ON MAY 6 -- Razvan Cojanu, who challenges WBO world heavyweight boxing champion Joseph Parker on May 6, has 18 pro fights under his belt, the same number as Anthony Joshua. The comparison ends there. Parker’s promoter, Duco Events, was left scrambling when Hughie Fury backed out with the fight barely two weeks away, citi...

Why Joshua Will Dispatch Klitschko, Ushering in a New Heavyweight Era

Why Joshua Will Dispatch Klitschko, Ushering in a New Heavyweight Era

Some refer to it as the passing of the torch or the changing of the guard. It occurs when a former longtime champ in the twilight of his career meets the newly projected star who is believed to be the next great fighter. It doesn't happen often but when it does it usually marks the end of one era and the dawning of another. When Jack Johnso...

Notes on Another StubHub Classic and a Look at Two Upcoming Shows

Notes on Another StubHub Classic and a Look at Two Upcoming Shows

Hard core fight fans gathered at the StubHub and were treated once again to a memorable and impressive clash between featherweights. Mexico’s Oscar Valdez promised to ratchet up the intensity and was met with equal vigor by relatively unknown Miguel Marriaga of Colombia last Saturday before 5,600 fans. And of course it took place at the S...

Near the D-Day Beaches, Simon Brown and Tyrone Trice Waged an Epic Battle

Near the D-Day Beaches, Simon Brown and Tyrone Trice Waged an Epic Battle

BROWN-TRICE I, A FORGOTTEN TREASURE -- Allied forces landed on the beaches of Normandy on June 6, 1944, setting into motion the beginning of the end of World War II in the European theater. War – real war, the kind waged with bombs and bullets – cannot and should not be equated to any sporting event, so perhaps CBS commentators Tim Ryan...

RECENT BOXING RESULTS

Date: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Location: Fitzgerald’s Casino & Hotel, Tunica, Mississippi

Wt Class / Title Fights Result Rnd
Super Welter Oscar Molina (L)

Levan Ghvamichava

UD RD 10 of 10
Super Welter Yordenis Ugas (W)

Nelson Lara

TKO RD 2 of 10 @:53
Heavy Charles Martin (W)

Byron Polley

TKO RD 2 of 10
Super Welter Julius Dyis (W)

Taif Harris

TKO RD 3 of 6 @2:59