Author Archives: Frank Lotierzo

Fighting McGregor Just Another Easy Step to Immortality for Mayweather

Fighting McGregor Just Another Easy Step to Immortality for Mayweather

Fighting McGregor - Has any fighter’s road to boxing immortality been easier or come with more surefire wins than Floyd Mayweather's? Floyd just turned 40 years old. He is officially retired but there can be no doubt that he will be seen in a boxing ring sometime this year, against a man who is an...

Adrian Granados is a Live Underdog vs. Broner The Clown

Adrian Granados is a Live Underdog vs. Broner The Clown

NO SHOCK IF ADRIAN GRANADOS UPSETS THE ODDS -- Saturday’s bout between former multiple division title holder Adrien Broner 32-2 (24) and fringe contender Adrian Granados 18-4-2 (12) offers a multitude of conundrums. And that's not even including how Broner couldn't make the contract weight of 142 ...

Fundamental Boxing (Mikey Garcia) vs. Athleticism (Vasyl Lomachenko)

Fundamental Boxing (Mikey Garcia) vs. Athleticism (Vasyl Lomachenko)

MIKEY GARCIA AND LOMACHENKO -- With the re-emergence of Mikey Garcia 36-0 (30), much of the talk in many boxing circles has centered on him facing WBO junior lightweight champ Vasyl Lomachenko 7-1 (5), perhaps later this year for Garcia's WBC lightweight title. Both have publicly addressed the prosp...

Lennox Lewis Is Only Half Right Regarding the Klitschko-Steward Link

Lennox Lewis Is Only Half Right Regarding the Klitschko-Steward Link

LENNOX LEWIS WEIGHS IN ON JOSHUA-KLITSCHKO -- Former heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis recently weighed in on the upcoming IBF/WBA title bout between champion Anthony Joshua 18-0 (18) and former champ Wladimir Klitschko 64-4 (53). Lennox stated that he believes that if Wladimir’s late trainer Mann...

We’re More Likely to see Cotto fight Canelo Again than fight Kell Brook

We’re More Likely to see Cotto fight Canelo Again than fight Kell Brook

WHAT'S NEXT FOR MIGUEL COTTO? -- As most know, former four division champ Miguel Cotto 40-5 (33) was supposed to fight former junior middleweight title challenger James Kirkland 32-2 (28) on February 25th. The bout was scheduled to be shown on HBO PPV. This has become the protocol for Cotto whenever...

Gerald Washington, a Lame Opponent, Is Deontay Wilder’s Last Pass

Gerald Washington, a Lame Opponent, Is Deontay Wilder’s Last Pass

HOW GOOD IS DEONTAY WILDER? -- He stands 6-7 and weighs 230 pounds. He's the WBC heavyweight title holder and sports an impressive 37-0 (36) record. His name is Deontay Wilder. Mention him in boxing circles and you'll be met with a plethora of varying opinions pertaining to how good he is or isn't. ...

Minor Stylistic Tweaks Help Santa Cruz Gain Revenge over Frampton

Minor Stylistic Tweaks Help Santa Cruz Gain Revenge over Frampton

SANTA CRUZ TURNS THE TABLES -- If you're even a quasi-boxing fan, you had interest in this past Saturday night's WBA featherweight title rematch between title holder Carl Frampton 23-1 (14) and challenger Leo Santa Cruz 33-1-1 (18) contested at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. When they fought the first ...

Frampton-Santa Cruz II: Why I’m Leaning to the Would-Be Avenger

Frampton-Santa Cruz II: Why I’m Leaning to the Would-Be Avenger

FRAMPTON-SANTA CRUZ: THE REMATCH -- The last time WBA featherweight champ Carl Frampton 23-0 (14) and Leo Santa Cruz 32-1-1 (18) touched gloves, the bout was an instant classic. This Saturday night they'll meet in a rematch. Frampton, who won a very close and somewhat controversial decision the last...

Look Out Lomachenko, Mikey Garcia Is About To Enter Your Radar

Look Out Lomachenko, Mikey Garcia Is About To Enter Your Radar

  MIKEY GARCIA, THE FORGOTTEN MAN -- Time heals all wounds and makes us forget, so they say. In less than two weeks, the highly anticipated rematch between WBA featherweight title holder Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz will take place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. However, there is a fighter o...

Canelo-Chavez: A Fun Fight Unlikely to Alter Boxing’s Landscape

Canelo-Chavez: A Fun Fight Unlikely to Alter Boxing’s Landscape

CANELO vs CHAVEZ JR ---- It was recently announced by Golden Boy Promotions that Canelo Alvarez 48-1-1 (34) will fight Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. 50-2-1 (32) in a catch weight 12-round bout with a maximum weight of 164.5 pounds. It will take place on May 6, Cinco de Mayo weekend, on HBO PPV, with Las Ve...