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Monday Morning Cornermen – Jan. 22 edition

In this new section of The Sweet Science, we step back and take a critical look at the fights that took place on the previous weekend, we compare our own previews

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Usyk-Briedis Promises a High Quality Clash in Riga This Weekend

Pardon me for saying so, but somebody’s “O” has got to go.

Oleksandr Usyk, out of Kiev, Ukraine, and Mairis Briedis, out of Riga, Latvia, meet this  Saturday night in the Riga Arena

Errol

The Hauser Report: A Virtuoso Performance by Errol Spence

The January 14 IBF welterweight title fight between Errol Spence (22-0, 19 KOs) and Lamont Peterson (35-3-1, 17 KOs, 1 KO by) marked another step in the maturation

Kerobyan

Media Day in L.A. for the Jan. 27 Fight Card at The Forum

LOS ANGELES-Ferdinand Kerobyan can’t wait to step inside the boxing ring at the Inglewood Forum. It’s been 13 years in the making for this upcoming moment.

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Boxing’s Bomb Cyclone

Anyone with this handle has to be big, and the one I have in mind is very big and very fit with a prominent six-pack, visible vascularity in his biceps

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Monday Morning Cornermen – Jan. 22 edition

In this new section of The Sweet Science, we step back and take a critical look at the fights that took place on the previous weekend, we compare our own previews with the way the actual fights went on, and we take your opinions and questions (along with those of special guests) to create a final analysis to another weekend of boxing. Follow u...

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Usyk-Briedis Promises a High Quality Clash in Riga This Weekend

Pardon me for saying so, but somebody’s “O” has got to go. Oleksandr Usyk, out of Kiev, Ukraine, and Mairis Briedis, out of Riga, Latvia, meet this  Saturday night in the Riga Arena and, barring the unlikeliest of results, someone will leave the squared circle with that first “L” marring a previously perfect record. Usyk has c...

Errol

The Hauser Report: A Virtuoso Performance by Errol Spence

The January 14 IBF welterweight title fight between Errol Spence (22-0, 19 KOs) and Lamont Peterson (35-3-1, 17 KOs, 1 KO by) marked another step in the maturation process of a man who appears to be a special fighter. Young fighters on the rise have a look about them. Their confidence, optimism, and strength are evident in the way they walk...

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Fast Results from Brooklyn: Errol Spence Jr Shines; Easter Escapes

Errol Spence Jr. likely moved up a couple of notches on the various pound-for-pound lists with a dominant showing against Lamont Peterson before an announced crowd of 12,107 at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. Making the first defense of the IBF world welterweight title he won in England with an 11th round stoppage of Kell Brook, Spence won every r...

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Fight Night Guide – The Ultimate Weekend Preview (Jan. 19 edition)

The Fight Night Guide brings you a brief preview of every upcoming weekend’s most relevant fights compiled by the writing staff of Zona de Boxeo and The Sweet Science, with all the basic information you need to know to check out the action and to know what to expect from every fighter. Follow us every week at #FNG @TSSboxingnews @Morillaboxi...

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Is Regis Prograis the Best 140-Pound Boxer in the World?

Who is the best boxer who identifies as a junior welterweight? If this question were asked a few months ago, the answer would be a no-brainer. Terence Crawford was not only regarded by many as the top pound-for-pound boxer in the sport, but he also owned all of the significant 140-pound hardware. Currently 32-0, Crawford acquired four belts an...

Kerobyan

Media Day in L.A. for the Jan. 27 Fight Card at The Forum

LOS ANGELES-Ferdinand Kerobyan can’t wait to step inside the boxing ring at the Inglewood Forum. It’s been 13 years in the making for this upcoming moment. “It’s just a dream come true,” said North Hollywood’s Kerobyan (pictured) who has been preparing for more than a decade to fight on a major fight card. Welterweight prospe...

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Sergey Lipinets Hand Injury Doesn’t Look Good

Lipinets Hand Injury Doesn't Look Good -  Just yesterday, the news came out that the planned February 10th encounter between Sergey Lipinets and Mikey Garcia is off. Lipinets was set to make the first defense of his IBF 140-pound world title against Garcia, but a hand injury has forced Lipinets to postpone the fight. Lipinets, 13-0 as a pr...

Palm Restaurant

“Superfly 2” on HBO: The L.A. Kickoff

LOS ANGELES - Several of the participants of “Superfly 2” gathered on Tuesday including Juan Francisco Estrada, Brian Viloria, Carlos Cuadras and McWilliams Arroyo at the Palm Restaurant. In the kickoff to 360 Promotions inaugural boxing event Tom Loeffler has compiled another strong boxing card with many of the best super flyweights to...

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Garcia vs. Lipinets is Off, Pushing Back the Entire Show

According to multiple reports, IBF 140-pound champion Sergey Lipinets suffered a hand injury in training and his Feb. 10 bout with Mikey Garcia at the Alamodome in San Antonio is off. Moreover, the entire card – a deep card with an international flavor -- has been postponed. At least that’s the word from co-promoter Richard Schaefer. In...